News About 2014 Victoria Derby

Hampton Court Enters Pre-Training for 2015 Autumn Campaign

Hampton Court Enters Pre-Training for 2015 Autumn Campaign

Three-year-old Hampton Court has begun his 2015 autumn campaign by entering pre-training this week.

Hampton Court has returned to pre-training following a month long spell after a disappointing run in the Victoria Derby. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Gai Waterhouse-trained colt was spelled for a month after a disappointing run in the Group 1 Victoria Derby (2500m) on November ...

2014 Moonee Vase Runner-Up Atmosphere Sold to Hong Kong

2014 Moonee Vase Runner-Up Atmosphere Sold to Hong Kong

Just one day after it was revealed that promising three-year-old colt Looks Like The Cat had been sold to Hong Kong connections, putting an end to his Australian racing career, news has come out that fellow three-year-old Atmosphere has also been sold to Hong Kong.

Atmosphere (inside) is the latest rising talent to be sold to Hong Kong. Photo by ...

Preferment Wins 2014 Victoria Derby – Full Results

Preferment Wins 2014 Victoria Derby – Full Results

Chris Waller celebrated his second Group 1 win on Victoria Derby Day with classy young stayer Preferment earning talks of a Melbourne Cup bid in 12 months’ time following a gutsy effort in the Victoria Derby 2014.

Victoria Derby winner Preferment could be set for the 2015 Melbourne Cup. Photo Sarah Ebbett.

In the race before ace jockey Damien ...

2014 Victoria Derby Scratchings & Track Report

2014 Victoria Derby Scratchings & Track Report

Today Flemington Racecourse will host a bumper, all Group race card for Victoria Derby Day 2014 to kick off the coveted four-meeting Melbourne Cup Carnival.

Hampton Court is favourite to win the 2014 Victoria Derby at Flemington this afternoon. Photo: Steve Hart.

It is overcast and showery at Victoria’s premier track but the course is still rated a Good ...

2014 Victoria Derby Odds Update

2014 Victoria Derby Odds Update

A talented and capacity field of sixteen three-year-olds will contest this afternoon’s featured Group 1 Victoria Derby (2500m) at Flemington Racecourse, offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager.

Hampton Court remains clear favourite in Victoria Derby betting markets. Photo: Steve Hart

Having found exceptional staying form leading into the feature ...

Victoria Derby 2014 Betting Tips

Victoria Derby 2014 Betting Tips

The headline of four Group 1 races at Flemington Racecourse for the opening Melbourne Cup Carnival meeting on Saturday is the 2014 Victoria Derby, betting tips for the three-year-olds’ classic found below.

Vase winner Moonovermanhattan is the Races.com.au tip to win the 2014 Victoria Derby. Photo: Sarah Ebbett.

There’s a capacity field facing off in this year’s $1.5 million ...

Can Market Mover Bondeiger Win the 2014 Victoria Derby?

Can Market Mover Bondeiger Win the 2014 Victoria Derby?

He is one of the early market movers for Saturday’s Victoria Derby 2014 but is the money trail on the Danny O’Brien-trained Bondeiger worth following at Flemington on the weekend?

James Winks rides Bondeiger in Saturday’s 2014 Victoria Derby. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The War Pass colt faces a full field of fellow three-year-olds for the 160th...

Will Moonovermanhattan Complete Vase – Victoria Derby Double?

Will Moonovermanhattan Complete Vase – Victoria Derby Double?

It has been eight years since a three-year-old completed the Moonee Valley Vase – Victoria Derby double but on Saturday the Mick Price-trained Moonovermanhattan is a top chance to be the next at Flemington Racecourse.

Moonovermanhattan is out to complete the MV Vase – VRC Derby 2014 double this weekend. Photo: Sarah Ebbett.

The Manhattan Rain colt is ...

Can Preferment Live Up to Breeding in Victoria Derby 2014?

Can Preferment Live Up to Breeding in Victoria Derby 2014?

This Saturday one of the four Group 1 Flemington races kicking off the Melbourne Cup Carnival is the 2014 Victoria Derby where Chris Waller will shoot for his maiden win in the classic with the nicely-bred Preferment.

Damien Oliver has the ride on Preferment in Saturday’s 2014 Victoria Derby field. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

A full field of ...

Royal Standing to Take Forward Position in Victoria Derby

Royal Standing to Take Forward Position in Victoria Derby

Maintaining to finish a credible fourth amongst classy competition in the Group 2 Moonee Valley Vase (2040m) last weekend, trainer Brent Stanley is confident his first ever Victoria Derby runner, Royal Standing, will lay a great account for himself in Saturday’s Flemington feature.

Royal Standing is a half-brother to Group 1 winning stayer Super Cool (pictured). Photo: Bruno Cannatelli...