News About 2015 Myer Classic

2015 Myer Classic Winner Politeness Gets Group 1

2015 Myer Classic Winner Politeness Gets Group 1

Robert Smerdon’s in-form mare Politeness finally broke through with her maiden Group 1 win at start number 26 and gave her trainer his first ever Victoria Derby Day winner with a strong performance in the Myer Classic 2015 at Flemington. A winner of $600,000 before her victory in this spring’s $500,000 Group 1 Myer Classic…

2015 Derby Day Scratchings & Track Report

2015 Derby Day Scratchings & Track Report

Nine talent-rich black type races have been confirmed to run at Flemington Racecourse this after for 2015 Derby Day; highlighted by the featured Group 1 Victoria Derby (2500m) for three-year-old stayers. The weather is somewhat overcast through the greater Melbourne metropolitan region and showers are expected fall over the Flemington track a few times this…

Myer Classic 2015 Betting Tips

Myer Classic 2015 Betting Tips

Another quality line-up of female gallopers will line-up in the 2015 Myer Classic field at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday for Victoria Derby Day, betting tips for the mile feature detailed below. There is one filly and 14 older mares making up the field for this year’s $500,000 Group 1 Myer Classic (1600m) that runs as…

2015 Myer Classic Form Guide in Two Words

2015 Myer Classic Form Guide in Two Words

The last of the quartet of Group 1 races headlining the bumper Victoria Derby Day program at Flemington on Saturday is the Myer Classic 2015 for fillies and mares, the exclusive Races.com.au team’s two-word form guide on the mile showdown found below. A field of 15 face off in this year’s $500,000 Group 1 Myer…

Solicit Ready to Win Myer Classic

Solicit Ready to Win Myer Classic

Gerald Ryan is thrilled with the condition of Solicit ahead of her Spring Carnival grand final on Derby Day, and is confident the talented mare is a leading chance to be crowned the 2015 Myer Classic winner. Solicit has been a strong and consistent performer since first debuting competitively for Greg Eurell in early 2013;…

Stay With Me Leads 2015 Myer Classic Betting

Stay With Me Leads 2015 Myer Classic Betting

The David Hayes & Tom Dabernig-trained filly Stay With Me may have history against her for Saturday’s Myer Classic 2015 win but the bookies are taking no chances with the Thousand Guineas winner who leads betting for the Derby Day clash. One of four elite levels on the Victoria Derby Day line-up at Flemington this…

Fifteen Confirmed in 2015 Myer Classic Field

Fifteen Confirmed in 2015 Myer Classic Field

Fifteen mares have been confirmed in the final field for Saturday’s 2015 Group 1 Myer Classic (1600m) at Flemington Racecourse, highlighted by the inclusion of several previous winners at the highest level of Australian racing. Royal Descent was unable to figure in the closing stages of the Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m) a fortnight ago…

2015 Wakeful Stakes Over Myer for My Poppette

2015 Wakeful Stakes Over Myer for My Poppette

Caulfield horseman Robert Smerdon will miss the Group 1 over the mile for fillies and mares at Flemington Racecourse this Derby Day and instead set his smart three-year-old My Poppette up for an autumn targeting longer features with a Wakeful Stakes 2015 run on Saturday. The Snippetson filly is among the Victoria Derby Day nominations…

Royal Descent Back to Mile for Myer Classic 2015

Royal Descent Back to Mile for Myer Classic 2015

Royal Descent had a tough run when dead last in the Caulfield Cup last time out over the mile and a half but trainer Chris Waller is hoping for improvement when she sees out her prep in the 2015 Myer Classic over 800m shorter at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday. Waller’s 2013 ATC Oaks champion, Royal…

2015 Myer Classic History Against Stay With Me

2015 Myer Classic History Against Stay With Me

This Saturday at Flemington Racecourse on Victoria Derby Day the David Hayes & Tom Dabernig-trained Thousand Guineas winner Stay With Me will be out to beat the older mares in the Myer Classic 2015 for the first time in history. No three-year-old has won the mile feature for the fillies and mares since the race…