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Sovereign Nation Out to Surprise in 2016 Australian Derby

Sovereign Nation Out to Surprise in 2016 Australian Derby

Even co-trainer Tom Dabernig admits he would be surprised to see the stable’s Australian Derby 2016 chance Sovereign Nation defeat the odds-on favourite Tarzino in Saturday’s staying showdown at Randwick Racecourse. The second of four elite levels on the card for Day 1 of ‘The Championships’, a field of 13 top three-year-olds are in the…

2016 Australian Derby Tips & Odds Update

2016 Australian Derby Tips & Odds Update

The best three-year-olds stayers of the season face off at Royal Randwick on Saturday in the Australian Derby 2016, betting tips and the latest Fixed Win odds for the mile and a half classic found below. Due to jump as Randwick Race 7 at 3:50pm (AEDT) on Day 1 of ‘The Championships’, this year’s $2…

2016 ATC Derby Form Guide & Betting Preview

2016 ATC Derby Form Guide & Betting Preview

A star-studded field of the season’s best three-year-old stayers take to the Royal Randwick track on Saturday in an epic ATC Derby 2016 showdown, a detailed form guide analysis and betting preview for which is found below. Mick Price’s Victoria Derby from the spring and last start champ in the Group 1 Rosehill Guineas (2000m)…

2016 Australian Derby Betting: Tarzino Approaches Odds-On

2016 Australian Derby Betting: Tarzino Approaches Odds-On

Mick Price’s gun three-year-old stayer Tarzino is approaching odds-on territory in the Australian Derby 2016 betting markets for Saturday at Royal Randwick after his smart Rosehill Guineas win last time out. A final field of 13 contest this season’s $2 million Group 1 BMW Australian Derby (2400m), the line-up and latest markets at led by…

2013 Australian Derby Possibility for Gerontius

2013 Australian Derby Possibility for Gerontius

Next month’s Group 1 2013 Australian Derby (2400m) is a possibility for David Hayes-trained gelding Gerontius after he scored a one-length win at Sandown on Wednesday. While a midweek 1800m race is a long way from 2400m against the best three-year-old stayers in the land, Hayes is not afraid to dream big with a horse he…

Rekindled Alliance Chance for 2012 Rosehill Guineas Field

Rekindled Alliance Chance for 2012 Rosehill Guineas Field

After their solid performance third-up at Rosehill Gardens over the weekend the Paul Messara-trained Rekindled Alliance has been nominated for what could be their second Group 1 career run in the Rosehill Guineas 2012 this Saturday. The Redoute’s Choice colt showed nice improvement from their two opening runs, a fourth to Hot Snitzel in the…

Fat Al to Target AJC Derby 2012

Fat Al to Target AJC Derby 2012

A blistering five and a half length triumph at Canterbury on Wednesday has those in the know tipping Gai Waterhouse’s emerging three-year-old Fat Al as a genuine 2012 AJC Derby contender during next year’s Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival. The promising Al Maher gelding, purchased for just $27,000 at the 2010 William Inglis and Son Australian…

Scratched Horses from Today’s AJC Derby Day Races at Randwick

Scratched Horses from Today’s AJC Derby Day Races at Randwick

Royal Randwick is host to a brilliant nine-race programme today, Saturday April 9, for the 2011 AJC Australian Derby Day and below are the current Randwick race field updates and scratchings. Racing fans and punters are in for a treat at Randwick today with an action packed meeting featuring nine Group races of the highest…

Gai Waterhouse Chasing First AJC Derby

Gai Waterhouse Chasing First AJC Derby

In what may come as a shock to some Gai Waterhouse is chasing her first victory in the AJC Derby at Randwick on Saturday. Waterhouse will saddle up Light Brigade, who is coming off an impressive fourth in the Rosehill Guineas. Waterhouse’s father, the legendary T.J Smith was able to capture the AJC Derby a…

Jimmy Choux the Pick of the AJC Derby Crew

Jimmy Choux the Pick of the AJC Derby Crew

Tomorrow Royal Randwick will be home to the $1.5 million Group 1 AJC Australian Derby (2400m) and New Zealand wonder colt Jimmy Choux remains the favourite to take out the 150th edition of the iconic three-year-olds’ feature. Coming off five consecutive Group race victories both at home in New Zealand and in Australia, John Bary’s…