News About 2013 Melbourne Spring Racing Carnvial

Polanski Wins 2013 Victoria Derby

Polanski Wins 2013 Victoria Derby

The marquee race of the opening Melbourne Cup Carnival meeting, the Victoria Derby 2013, has this afternoon been won by a $4,000 bargain buy with the Robbie Laing-trained Polanski boosting their earnings to over $1 million with their emphatic victory in the Flemington feature.

2013 Victoria Derby winner Polanski is set for the autumn's weight-for-age Group 1s. Photo: ...

2013 Mackinnon Stakes Betting Update – Jet Away Steady Favourite

2013 Mackinnon Stakes Betting Update – Jet Away Steady Favourite

Last chance 2013 Melbourne Cup hopeful Jet Away remains the firm favourite to win this afternoon’s Mackinnon Stakes 2013 and earn their start in the $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) back at Flemington on Tuesday.

Jet Away remains the steady 203 Mackinnon Stakes betting favourite for this afternoon. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

David Hayes’ imported ...

Victoria Derby 2013 Odds Update – Complacent Continues to Drift

Victoria Derby 2013 Odds Update – Complacent Continues to Drift

2013 Victoria Derby odds on one-time favourite Complacent continue to ease with Peter Snowden’s Group 1 winning colt now right out to $6.50 in the markets for this afternoon’s major at Flemington.

Former favourite Complacent continues to drift in their price to win today's Victoria Derby 2013. Photo: Steve Hart.

The son of Authorized was clear favourite to ...

Flemington Best Bets – Victoria Derby Day 2013

Flemington Best Bets – Victoria Derby Day 2013

There are nine races set to light up Flemington Racecourse from 11:20am (AEST) today for 2013 Victoria Derby Day, and to help our readers work out who to back and who to sack in all the features below are our best bets of the day.

Zoustar (Race 4) is our best favourite to back on 2013 Victoria Derby Day. ...

Victoria Derby Day 2013 Betting Tips

Victoria Derby Day 2013 Betting Tips

A bumper all Group race program is all set for 2013 Victoria Derby Day at Flemington Racecourse this Saturday, November 2, with insider tips on all nine events on the card found below.

Polanski is the Races.com.au tip for the 2013 Victoria Derby this weekend at Flemington. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The action at Flemington this weekend is headlined ...

Mackinnon Stakes 2013 Tips & Selections

Mackinnon Stakes 2013 Tips & Selections

There are four races holding elite level status running at Flemington for Victoria Derby Day on Saturday, one of which is the weight-for-age 2013 Mackinnon Stakes– betting tips for which are detailed below.

Dear Demi is the Races.com.au tip to win the 2013 Mackinnon Stakes. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

This year’s $1 million Group 1 Longines Mackinnon Stakes...

2013 Victoria Derby Betting Tips & Trifecta Selection

2013 Victoria Derby Betting Tips & Trifecta Selection

This Saturday the season’s richest three-year-olds’ race will run at Flemington, the Victoria Derby 2013 betting tips and trifecta selection from the Races.com.au crew listed below.

Polanski is the Races.com.au tip to win the Victoria Derby 2013. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

There’s a bumper field of 16 starters, plus two emergencies, engaged for this year’s edition of the ...

2013 Mackinnon Stakes Form Preview & Betting Guide

2013 Mackinnon Stakes Form Preview & Betting Guide

The Mackinnon Stakes 2013 is shaping up as a top showdown between some last-chance Melbourne Cup hopefuls at Flemington Racecourse this Derby Day, and below we take a look at the race history, form guide and betting stats.

Solzhentisyn is out to become the first horse to complete the Toorak Handicap - Mackinnon Stakes double since 1974. Photo: Race ...

2013 Victoria Derby Form Guide & Betting Stats

2013 Victoria Derby Form Guide & Betting Stats

This Saturday the season’s richest race for three-year-olds will take centre stage at Flemington Racecourse with the Victoria Derby 2013set to steal the show, the Races.com.au team’s exclusive form guide analysis and betting preview for which is found below.

Savvy Nature is out to become the first Victoria Derby favourite to win since Efficient in 2006. Photo: Race Horse ...

Jet Away Drives Mackinnon Stakes 2013 Odds

Jet Away Drives Mackinnon Stakes 2013 Odds

David Hayes’ in-form import Jet Away has opened top fancy to win Saturday’s 2013 Mackinnon Stakes at Flemington and earn a start back at the track three days later in the iconic Melbourne Cup field.

2013 Melbourne Cup hope Jet Away is favourite for the Mackinnon Stakes on Saturday. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The Cape Cross stallion ...