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Backgammon on the Board to Play Derby Rivals

Backgammon on the Board to Play Derby Rivals

The ideal draw, impressive recent form and preparation from one of the best trainers in the business all indicate that Peter Snowden’s Domesday gelding Backgammon could be hard to beat in this weekend’s SA Derby at Morphettville.

Backgammon will attempt to give trainer Peter Snowden back-to-back wins in the SA Derby

Three-year-old Backgammon enjoyed their first black-type win last ...

Ideal Derby Draw Keeps Group 1 Dream Alive for Huxtable

Ideal Derby Draw Keeps Group 1 Dream Alive for Huxtable

Murray Bridge trainer Mick Huxtable’s hopes of securing his maiden Group 1 victory enjoyed a boost today when his consistent three-year-old Condelago came up with barrier one for Saturday’s SA Derby.

There were 17 acceptors, 16 starters plus one emergency, for this year’s $350,000 Group 1 SA Derby (2500m), running at Morphettville as part of Super Sunday along with ...

Kittens Ready to Claw Derby Competitors

Kittens Ready to Claw Derby Competitors

Improving young filly Kittens from the stables of Mark Kavanagh is preparing to bring some stiff competition to her male rivals in the SA Derby this weekend.

Held as one of two Group 1 features at Morphettville on Sunday, the $350,000 SA Derby (2500m) is a leading showdown for three-year-olds in Adelaide.

One runner out to score her opening Group ...

Price Echoes SA Derby Hopes

Price Echoes SA Derby Hopes

Victorian trainer Mick Price will assess the performance of his well-bred Encosta De Lago colt Echoes Of Heaven in a Listed race at Morphettville on Saturday before making a final decision on whether to accept them for the upcoming SA Derby.

Echoes Of Heaven is one of 27 three-year-olds nominated for this year’s $350,000 Group 1 SA Derby (2500m), ...

Backgammon Wins 2010 Myer Spring Fashion Stakes – VRC Crown Oaks Day Race 7 Results

Backgammon Wins 2010 Myer Spring Fashion Stakes – VRC Crown Oaks Day Race 7 Results

Following Brazilian Pulse’s win in the 2010 Crown Oaks, the next winner at Flemington today was Backgammon who beat home a field of top three-year-olds in the $150,000 Listed Myer Spring Fashion Stakes (1800m).

The strongest performer in the end, $9 chance at Luxbet Domesday gelding Backgammon scored just his second career victory today handing trainer Peter Snowden his third ...