News About 2015 Queensland Derby

2015 Eagle Farm Cup Winner Werther Runs Perfect Derby Trial

2015 Eagle Farm Cup Winner Werther Runs Perfect Derby Trial

It is onto the Queensland Derby back at Doomben Racecourse Saturday week for the young Kiwi galloper Werther who ran the perfect trial for the Group 1 beating a solid field of tough stayers in the Eagle Farm Cup 2015. There were just six horses in the $250,000 Group 2 Pages Event Equipment Hire Eagle…

Cummings Confirms High Midnight for 2015 Queensland Derby

Cummings Confirms High Midnight for 2015 Queensland Derby

After a close win in the wet at home in Sydney over the weekend co-trainer James Cummings has confirmed plays to head to Brisbane for Saturday week’s Queensland Derby 2015 with the in-form High Midnight. Training in partnership with his Hall of Fame grandfather Bart, Cummings is confident the stable’s High Chaparral gelding High Midnight…

Upham Onto Derby After 2015 Grand Prix Stakes Win

Upham Onto Derby After 2015 Grand Prix Stakes Win

Peter Moody’s in-form galloper Upham has booked a spot near the top of the Queensland Derby odds for the Group 1 run on June 6 after his winning effort in the Grand Prix Stakes 2015 at Doomben Racecourse. A bumper field of three-year-olds heading towards the $600,000 Group 1 Queensland Derby (2200m) next month on…

Grand Prix Stakes 2015 Betting Tips

Grand Prix Stakes 2015 Betting Tips

The official Queensland Derby lead-up for three-year-old staying types runs at Doomben Racecourse on Saturday and tips for the 2015 Grand Prix Stakes are detailed below. Running as Race 5 at 1:57pm (AEST) on the Doomben 10,000 Day card, this year’s $150,000 Group 3 Mullins Lawyers Grand Prix Stakes (2020m) field still features a capacity…

2015 Grand Prix Stakes Field & Odds

2015 Grand Prix Stakes Field & Odds

A host of top Queensland Derby hopefuls will face off at Doomben Racecourse in Saturday’s Grand Prix Stakes 2015, the final field and betting markets for the Doomben 10,000 Day support act now out. A capacity line-up of 16 three-year-old confirmed starters plus the Chris Anderson-trained emergency Sam De Hero are engaged for this year’s…

Sadler’s Lake Heads 2015 Grand Prix Stakes Nominations

Sadler’s Lake Heads 2015 Grand Prix Stakes Nominations

Sydney’s Chris Waller currently has the top two Queensland Derby hopes heading towards next month’s feature at Doomben and one of those, Sadler’s Lake, is the headline nominee for this weekend’s Grand Prix Stakes 2015. One of the major support acts on the nine-race Doomben 10,000 Day card for Saturday, this year’s $150,000 Group 3…

Sadler’s Lake Leads 2015 Queensland Derby Odds

Sadler’s Lake Leads 2015 Queensland Derby Odds

Chris Waller has likened his Rough Habit Plate winner Sadler’s Lake to his former Queensland Derby winner Hawkspur as he prepares the son of High Chaparral for a Group 1 bid in the same race this Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival. The gun three-year-old was the market mover and jumped favourite in the Group 3 Rough…

2015 Queensland Derby for Rough Habit Winner Sadler’s Lake

2015 Queensland Derby for Rough Habit Winner Sadler’s Lake

Chris Waller has uncovered a genuine Queensland Derby contender with his progressive three-year-old Sadler’s Lake running the ideal trial at Doomben on Cup Day to take out the 2015 Rough Habit Plate. Since early in the season Sydney’s best horseman Waller has singled out High Chaparral gelding Sadler’s Lake as his big Brisbane Winter Racing…

Guineas Winner Jumbo Prince Targets Queensland Derby 2015

Guineas Winner Jumbo Prince Targets Queensland Derby 2015

A win in the Toowoomba Guineas over the weekend has confirmed plans for the Michael Nolan-trained Jumbo Prince to target the 2015 Queensland Derby in Brisbane this winter racing carnival. The Outback Prince colt lined-up in the Toowoomba Guineas (1625m) on Toowoomba Cup Day on Saturday, jockey Luke Tarrant guiding the up-and-comer to a nice…

Bumper 2015 Queensland Derby Nominations: 120 Entries

Bumper 2015 Queensland Derby Nominations: 120 Entries

Nominations for seven of the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival’s upcoming Group 1 races were taken by Racing Queensland on Tuesday including a bumper 120 early entries for the Queensland Derby 2015. Running on June 6, the $600,000 Group 1 Channel 7 Queensland Derby (2200m) is one of the features run at Doomben Racecourse on Stradbroke…