News About 2016 Tasmanian Derby

Weir Warns Punters Off Tasmanian Derby 2016 Favourite

Weir Warns Punters Off Tasmanian Derby 2016 Favourite

Melbourne Cup winning horseman Darren Weir is warning punters not to be too confident in backing his visiting colt Howard Be Thy Name who underwent a big betting plunge for tonight’s 2016 Tasmanian Derby.

Darren Weir is very wary of the star local horse in Friday night’s 2016 Tasmanian Derby as he prepares to saddle-up Howard Be Thy Name ...

Howard Be Thy Name Tops 2016 Tasmanian Derby Odds

Howard Be Thy Name Tops 2016 Tasmanian Derby Odds

The flying Tasmanian Guineas – Hobart Guineas double winner Jerilderie Letter may be lining up in the diminutive Tasmanian Derby 2016 field but it is the Darren Weir-trained Victorian raider Howard Be Thy Name that is short priced favourite to win the summer clash on Friday.

Melbourne Cup winning trainer Darren Weir prepares Friday’s 2016 Tasmanian Derby favourite Howard ...

2016 Tasmanian Derby Field Features Horses

2016 Tasmanian Derby Field Features Horses

Just eight three-year-olds make up the field for Friday’s Tasmanian Derby 2016 at Hobart Racecourse including the Adam Trinder-trained flyer Jerilderie Letter.

Brad Rawiller travels to Hobart to ride the Darren Weir-trained Howard Be Thy Name in Friday night’s 2016 Tasmanian Derby. Photo: Steve Hart.

One of two black-types on the Bow Mistress Stakes night program, this season’s ...

Jerilderie Letter Tops 2016 Tasmanian Derby Nominations

Jerilderie Letter Tops 2016 Tasmanian Derby Nominations

Flying three-year-old Jerilderie Letter is the headline nomination for Friday’s Tasmanian Derby 2016 at Hobart Racecourse as the Adam Trinder-trained gelding chases his third black-type win on the trot.

Victorian visitor Al Shameel (outside) is nominated for the 2016 Tasmanian Derby on Friday following a second in the Hobart Guineas last time out at the track. Photo: Jenny Barnes....