News About 2016 Myer Classic

I Am A Star is the 2016 Myer Classic Winner

I Am A Star is the 2016 Myer Classic Winner

I Am A Star has become the first three-year-old filly to win the Group 1 Myer Classic (1600m), after producing a gutsy start-to-finish performance at Flemington Racecourse this afternoon. I Am A Star has been a strong and consistent performer amongst her own age group this season, but the Myer Classic was the first occasion…

Don’t Doubt Mamma Primed for Myer Classic 2016

Don’t Doubt Mamma Primed for Myer Classic 2016

Trainer Tony McEvoy is confident that Don’t Doubt Mamma is primed to secure a maiden Group 1 win when she lines up for the 2016 Myer Classic (1600m) on Derby Day at Flemington this afternoon. Don’t Doubt Mamma has returned to racing in particularly slick form this time and is seeking her third-consecutive win in…

2016 Derby Day Scratchings & Track Report

2016 Derby Day Scratchings & Track Report

One of the Spring Carnival’s most highly-decorated cards will be contested today as runners descend on Flemington Racecourse in Melbourne for Derby Day 2016. It is a fine day in the greater Melbourne metropolitan region today and subsequently, the Flemington track has been rated a ‘Good 4’ and will suit horses who relish a reasonably…

Myer Classic 2016 Tips & Odds Update

Myer Classic 2016 Tips & Odds Update

The 2016 Myer Classic is one of four elite levels on the Victoria Derby Day card at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday, betting tips and the updated odds on the mile feature for fillies and mares detailed below. There are fifteen female milers in the mix for this year’s $500,000 Group 1 Myer Classic (1600m), the…

2016 Myer Classic Form Guide & Betting Preview

2016 Myer Classic Form Guide & Betting Preview

The Myer Classic 2016 pits a field of the season’s best fillies and mares against each other on Victoria Derby Day, a full form guide analysis and betting preview for the mile Flemington classic found below. A field of 15 is engaged for this weekend’s $500,000 Group 1 Myer Classic (1600m), due to jump as…

First Seal Leads 2016 Myer Classic Betting Odds

First Seal Leads 2016 Myer Classic Betting Odds

A class field of fillies and mares face off in the Myer Classic 2016 this Saturday at Flemington and First Seal is early favourite in the betting odds on the Victoria Derby Day showdown. Fifteen runners are engaged for this year’s $500,000 Group 1 Myer Classic (1600m), the weight-for-age mile feature to run as Flemington…

2016 Myer Classic Field & Barriers: First Seal Draws 1

2016 Myer Classic Field & Barriers: First Seal Draws 1

John Thompson’s in-form mare First Seal gets the inside run from barrier one in Saturday’s Myer Classic 2016 field at Flemington Racecourse on Victoria Derby Day. Winner of 2014 Flight Stakes defeating subsequent World No. 1 Winx as a three-year-old, the now five-year-old daughter of Fastnet Rock is one of the headline acceptors for the…

McEvoy on Serene Majesty in Myer Classic 2016

McEvoy on Serene Majesty in Myer Classic 2016

Jockey Kerrin McEvoy is set to reunite with the Peter & Paul Snowden-trained Serene Majesty in Saturday’s 2016 Myer Classic shooting for his second win in the Victoria Derby Day showdown. Team Snowden saddle-up a number of genuine winning hopes across the all-Group race card at Flemington Racecourse for the opening Melbourne Cup Carnival meeting…

Whispering Brook After 2016 Myer Classic History

Whispering Brook After 2016 Myer Classic History

A last minute scratching at the barriers in the Moonee Valley Vase last Saturday, Whispering Brook is out to atone and become the first ever filly to win the Myer Classic on Derby Day this weekend. Simon Miller’s Perth-trained daughter of Hinchinbrook is one of two three-year-old fillies nominated for Flemington’s weight-for-age $500,000 Group 1…

2016 Myer Classic Nominations Feature Abbey Marie

2016 Myer Classic Nominations Feature Abbey Marie

Michael Kent’s undefeated Abbey Marie is set to return to racing this Victoria Derby Day heading the Myer Classic 2016 nominations. The Group 1 winning daughter of Redoute’s Choice was originally entered to run first-up on Cox Plate Day last weekend, but has been saved for the $500,000 Group 1 Myer Classic (1600m). She has…