News About 2013 South Australian Derby

Escado Wins 2013 South Australian Derby for Matt Laurie

Escado Wins 2013 South Australian Derby for Matt Laurie

Emerging galloper Escado delivered young Mornington trainer Matt Laurie his first Group 1 win with a strong staying performance in the $500,000 2013 South Australian Derby (2500m) at Morphetville today. The Casino Prince gelding had been slightly below his best this campaign after showing promise during the spring but he peaked at the right time in…

2013 South Australian Derby Betting Update

2013 South Australian Derby Betting Update

As the only Group 1 race across the nation this weekend the Group 1 2013 South Australian Derby (2500m) is certainly worth tuning in for. A talented and even group of three-year-old stayers will line up to compete for a share of $500,000 and the top three in betting are very hard to split. There’s…

2013 SA Derby Betting Tips

2013 SA Derby Betting Tips

The race offering the most prize money this weekend is Adelaide’s $500,000 Group 1 South Australian Derby (2500m), the Races.com.au team’s insider betting tips and exotic selections for the Morphettville feature listed below. The SA Derby 2013 is due to run as Race 7 on Saturday at 3:35pm (AEST) and has drawn a final field…

Gerontius Upset South Australian Derby 2013 Chance?

Gerontius Upset South Australian Derby 2013 Chance?

This weekend in Adelaide a field full of quality three-year-old stayers will face off in the 2013 South Australian Derby with David Hayes’ up-and-comer Gerontius being tipped as a genuine chance to upset the favourites. Betting on the $500,000 Group 1 South Australian Derby (2500m) at Morphettville Racecourse was originally dominated by co-favourites Hvasstan from…

Distance Right For Shoreham in 2013 South Australian Derby

Distance Right For Shoreham in 2013 South Australian Derby

There are four horses under double figures to win the South Australian Derby 2013 at Adelaide’s Morphettville Racecourse this Saturday but only one of them is a winner over the distance with Shoreham firming into the new favourite in the classic. Saab Hasan’s classy Victorian visitor goes into the $500,000 Group 1 South Australian Derby…

Will Local Hioctdane Keep SA Derby 2013 Trophy in Adelaide?

Will Local Hioctdane Keep SA Derby 2013 Trophy in Adelaide?

On Saturday local Morphettville trainer Richard Jolly will look to hold off the interstate raiders in the 2013 South Australian Derby saddling up co-favourite with the progressive Hioctdane representing the home state. This year’s $500,000 Group 1 South Australian Derby (2500m), running as Morphettville Race 7, is again saturated by visitors from Sydney and Melbourne….

Can Hvasstan Score 2013 SA Derby Win for Victorians?

Can Hvasstan Score 2013 SA Derby Win for Victorians?

Twelve months ago the $500,000 Group 1 South Australian Derby (2500m) was taken out by Victorian visitor Zabeelionaire and this weekend one of the co-favourites for the 2013 edition of the classic, Hvasstan, is back looking for successive victories for the Melbourne raiders. The Peter Gelagotis-trained Fastnet Rock colt is currently sitting top of the…

South Australian Derby 2013 Form Guide & Betting Analysis

South Australian Derby 2013 Form Guide & Betting Analysis

The sole Group 1 race running in Australia this weekend is the 2013 South Australian Derby in Adelaide, the Races.com.au’s exclusive form guide preview and betting analysis for which is detailed below. There are 15 three-year-olds engaged in this year’s $500,000 Group 1 South Australian Derby (2500m) which is due to run as Morphettville Race…

Cooldini To Step Up in SA Derby 2013

Cooldini To Step Up in SA Derby 2013

Melbourne trainer Robert Smerdon is hoping to see improvement from his up and coming three-year-old Cooldini when he steps them up in distance for this Saturday’s 2013 SA Derby in Adelaide. The Bernardini gelding has won two of their eight starts to date, most recently a 2000m handicap at Caulfield back on Boxing Day, but…

Symons Eyes South Australian Derby 2013 Win With Shoreham

Symons Eyes South Australian Derby 2013 Win With Shoreham

In-form three-year-old Shoreham is looking like Melbourne-based jockey Chris Symons’ best chance of breaking his Group 1 maiden status with the duo to maintain their association this Saturday in the 2013 South Australian Derby at Morphettville Racecourse. Symons rode the Saab Hasan-trained Reset gelding last start at Flemington on April 13 for a nice three…