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. The richest race for three-year-olds of the season, $1.5 million Group…

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. David Hayes’ imported Cape Cross seven-year-old has won two of their four starts on Aussies shores since…

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. The son of Authorized was clear favourite to win this year’s $1.5 million Group 1 AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m) in the pre-field markets…

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. The action at the opening Melbourne Cup Carnival meeting is…

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. The action at Flemington this weekend is headlined by a quartet of Group 1 races: 2013 Coolmore Stud Stakes (Race 4) –…

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. This year’s $1 million Group 1 Longines Mackinnon Stakes (2000m) drew a final field of nine gallopers, one more than faced off…

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. There’s a bumper field of 16 starters, plus two emergencies, engaged for this year’s edition of the $1.5 million Group 1 AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m). Leading the latest betting…

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. One of four Group 1 highlights of the weekend in Melbourne, this year’s $1 million Group 1…

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. Running as Flemington Race 6 at 3:00pm (AEST) this year’s $1.5 million Group 1 AAMI Victoria…

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. The Cape Cross stallion is one of just nine stayers lining up in this year’s $1 million Group 1 Longines…