News About Australian Derby Day

The Galaxy Winner Tiger Tees Still $31 for TJ Smith 2014

The Galaxy Winner Tiger Tees Still $31 for TJ Smith 2014

Despite an upset victory over a better fancied field in the $400,000 Group 1 The Galaxy (1100m) at Rosehill over the weekend, Joe Pride’s honest sprinter Tiger Tees is still at a juicy price for their next assignment in Saturday weeks’ 2014 TJ Smith Stakes. The Dubawi six-year-old went out as a 12-1 shot in…

Black Caviar Wins No. 25 – TJ Smith Stakes 2013 Results

Black Caviar Wins No. 25 – TJ Smith Stakes 2013 Results

Australian Derby Day 2013 will forever go down in history as Black Caviar Day after Peter Moody’s outstanding star broke the record for most Group 1 wins down under scoring her 15th elite level and incredible 25th consecutive career victory in the $1 million Group 1 TJ Smith Stakes (1200m). Arguably Australian racing’s best ever…

2013 Australian Derby Results – Winner It’s A Dundeel Completes Triple Crown

2013 Australian Derby Results – Winner It’s A Dundeel Completes Triple Crown

Star Kiwi raider It’s A Dundeel quashed any doubts they could handle the mile and a half, further enhancing his superstar status with an all-too-easy win in the Australian Derby 2013 to become the first horse since the great Octagonal back in 1996 to score the autumn triple crown for three-year-olds in Sydney. Bred to…

Sydney Cup Day Target for Doncaster Prelude 2013 Winner Skyerush

Sydney Cup Day Target for Doncaster Prelude 2013 Winner Skyerush

Guy Walter made it a double on Australian Derby Day at Randwick this afternoon with his veteran mare Skyerush posting her second win this prep in the 2013 Doncaster Prelude ahead of a title defense in the Emancipation Stakes on Sydney Cup Day Saturday week. Despite earning a ballot exemption for one of the Sydney…

Guleph Wins 2013 ATC Sires Produce Stakes – Overreach Third

Guleph Wins 2013 ATC Sires Produce Stakes – Overreach Third

Darley filly Guelph has emerged from deep in the field to produce a flying finish and win the Group 1 2013 ATC Sires Produce Stakes (1400m) at Randwick today. Golden Slipper winner Overreach led into the straight before being tackled by Scandiva. At one stage it looked to be a race in two before Guelph…

Sydney Cup 2013 Next for Chairman’s Quality Winner Tremec

Sydney Cup 2013 Next for Chairman’s Quality Winner Tremec

Saturday week’s 2013 Sydney Cup is shaping up as an achievable target for John Thompson’s progressive stayer Tremec after their win in the $175,000 Group 2 Schweppes Chairman’s Quality (2600m) at Royal Randwick’s Australian Derby Day. The Zabeel four-year-old made it two-from-two leading up to the $500,000 Group 1 Sydney Cup (3200m) back at the…

Pick Your Own Odds on 2013 Derby Day Favourites

Pick Your Own Odds on 2013 Derby Day Favourites

This year’s Australian Derby Day 2013 betting markets have been taken over by odds-on favourites with the meeting’s three Group 1 features all shaping up as one-horse shows with the likes of Golden Slipper winner Overreach, Randwick – Rosehill Guineas double champ It’s A Dundeel and of course the undefeated queen Black Caviar all at…

2013 Queensland Derby Target for Carbine Club Stakes Winner Toydini

2013 Queensland Derby Target for Carbine Club Stakes Winner Toydini

The all-Group racing action of Australian Derby Day continued this afternoon with winning the progressive Guy Walter-trained Toydini winning the $125,000 Group 3 Carbine Club Stakes (1600m) ahead of a possible tilt at the Queensland Derby 2013 in Brisbane in June. While the season’s best staying three-year-olds are waiting to face off in the $1.5…

Overreach Firms in 2013 ATC Sires Produce Stakes Betting

Overreach Firms in 2013 ATC Sires Produce Stakes Betting

There may be a few queries over a Golden Slipper winning filly backing up in the Inglis Sires Produce Stakes just seven days later, but the punters don’t seem concerned this Australian Derby Day with the Gai Waterhouse-trained Overreach firming in the markets for the two-year-olds’ classic running this afternoon. The talented daughter of Exceed…

2013 Black Caviar’s Australian Derby Day Best Bets

2013 Black Caviar’s Australian Derby Day Best Bets

Today, Saturday April 13, will go down in history as the day Black Caviar notched her 25th turf triumph and surpassed the record with her 15th Group 1 victory as she threatens to steal the show for 2013 Australian Derby Day at Royal Randwick. And while Peter Moody’s pin-up girl in the last, Race 9…