News About 2013 Australian Derby Day

Sydney Cup Day Target for Doncaster Prelude 2013 Winner Skyerush

Sydney Cup Day Target for Doncaster Prelude 2013 Winner Skyerush

Guy Walter made it a double on Australian Derby Day at Randwick this afternoon with his veteran mare Skyerush posting her second win this prep in the 2013 Doncaster Prelude ahead of a title defense in the Emancipation Stakes on Sydney Cup Day Saturday week. Despite earning a ballot exemption for one of the Sydney…

Sydney Cup 2013 Next for Chairman’s Quality Winner Tremec

Sydney Cup 2013 Next for Chairman’s Quality Winner Tremec

Saturday week’s 2013 Sydney Cup is shaping up as an achievable target for John Thompson’s progressive stayer Tremec after their win in the $175,000 Group 2 Schweppes Chairman’s Quality (2600m) at Royal Randwick’s Australian Derby Day. The Zabeel four-year-old made it two-from-two leading up to the $500,000 Group 1 Sydney Cup (3200m) back at the…

2013 Queensland Derby Target for Carbine Club Stakes Winner Toydini

2013 Queensland Derby Target for Carbine Club Stakes Winner Toydini

The all-Group racing action of Australian Derby Day continued this afternoon with winning the progressive Guy Walter-trained Toydini winning the $125,000 Group 3 Carbine Club Stakes (1600m) ahead of a possible tilt at the Queensland Derby 2013 in Brisbane in June. While the season’s best staying three-year-olds are waiting to face off in the $1.5…

Lees’ Oaks Bound Duo Contest Adrian Knox Stakes 2013

Lees’ Oaks Bound Duo Contest Adrian Knox Stakes 2013

Broadmeadow trainer Kris Lees is excited about Saturday’s Australian Derby Day meeting as he will get to assess the 2013 Australian Oaks chances of two of his fillies when Gold Epona and Express Power race in the $125,000 Group 3 Adrian Knox Stakes (2000m). Running as Royal Randwick Race 3 at 1:10pm (AEST) the Adrian…

Unimpeachable Tops 2013 Adrian Knox Stakes Odds

Unimpeachable Tops 2013 Adrian Knox Stakes Odds

Joe Pride’s Australian Oaks-bound filly Unimpeachable will start favourite in the markets for her final Oaks lead-up in this Saturday’s Adrian Knox Stakes 2013 at Royal Randwick. One of the key support races on a cracker Australian Derby Day line-up, the $125,000 Group 3 Adrian Knox Stakes (2000m) has this year drawn a final field…

Kindergarten Stakes 2013 Odds – Il Cavallo In The Red

Kindergarten Stakes 2013 Odds – Il Cavallo In The Red

After failing to beat the ballot for the Golden Slipper last Saturday, the up-and-coming Peter Moody-trained juvenile Il Cavallo will jump as the first odds-on favourite on the Australian Derby Day program this weekend in the 2013 Kindergarten Stakes. The opening race on a bumper nine-event program at Royal Randwick on Saturday, the $125,000 Group…

Arinosa Heads Sapphire Stakes 2013 Odds

Arinosa Heads Sapphire Stakes 2013 Odds

Chris Waller’s in-form grey mare Arinosa has opened top of the 2013 Sapphire Stakes odds for the females-only Australian Derby Day feature at Randwick Racecourse this Saturday. Due to jump at 4:30pm (AEST) one run before Black Caviar brings the show to a close in the TJ Smith Stakes, this year’s $175,000 Group 2 Belvedere…