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Mahuta Heads 2016 Caulfield Autumn Classic Nominations

Mahuta Heads 2016 Caulfield Autumn Classic Nominations

Darren Weir’s red hot colt Mahuta is the headline nomination taken on Monday by Racing Victoria for the Caulfield Autumn Classic 2016 on Blue Diamond Stakes Day this Saturday, February 27. The three-year-old son of Flying Spur is undefeated since Weir put the blinkers on him back in October last year, Mahuta winning his past…

2015 Victoria Derby Betting Tips

2015 Victoria Derby Betting Tips

The feature race on the opening Melbourne Cup Carnival meeting on the weekend at Flemington Racecourse is the Victoria Derby 2015, betting tips for the 2500m Group 1 for three-year-olds detailed below. There is a full field facing off in this year’s $1.5 million Group 1 AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m) including the Mick Price-trained favourite…

Two Word Victoria Derby 2015 Form Guide

Two Word Victoria Derby 2015 Form Guide

This Saturday in Melbourne the famous Flemington Racecourse is host to the opening Melbourne Cup Carnival meeting with an all-black type program headlined by the 2015 Victoria Derby – the exclusive Races.com.au two-word form guide on the three-year-olds’ staying classic found below. A full field of 16 will face off in Flemington Race 7 at…

2015 Victoria Derby Form Guide & Betting Preview

2015 Victoria Derby Form Guide & Betting Preview

The best three-year-old stayers of the season face off at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday in the Victoria Derby 2015, a detailed form guide analysis and betting preview for the Melbourne Cup Carnival classic found below. Running as Flemington Race 7 at 3:50pm (AEST) this year’s $1.5 million Group 1 AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m) features a…

2015 Victoria Derby Odds Update: Shards Market Mover

2015 Victoria Derby Odds Update: Shards Market Mover

The Victoria Derby 2015 takes centre stage at Flemington Racecourse this Saturday in Melbourne and early betting on the three-year-olds’ classic has the John O’Shea-trained Shards as the market mover. A full field of 16 is engaged for this year’s $1.5 million Group 1 AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m), due to jump at 3:50pm (AEST) as…

Ayers Rock Goes Forward in Victoria Derby 2015

Ayers Rock Goes Forward in Victoria Derby 2015

Cranbourne horseman Shawn Mathrick said he will have no choice but instruct jockey Darren Gauci to go forward in Saturday’s 2015 Victoria Derby after his hope in the Flemington feature Ayers Rock draw barrier 12. The barriers for a capacity field in this year’s $1.5 million Group 1 AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m) are now out,…

Tarzino Tightens in 2015 Victoria Derby Betting

Tarzino Tightens in 2015 Victoria Derby Betting

After running the ideal trial for a step up to 2500m on Cox Plate Day over the weekend, the Mick Price-trained Tarzino has tightened his grip on the early Victoria Derby 2015 betting markets for this weekend’s Flemington feature. One of four elite level races on the opening day of the Melbourne Cup Carnival, this…

Extra Choice Ready for Caulfield Guineas Prelude

Extra Choice Ready for Caulfield Guineas Prelude

Extra Choice will undoubtedly face the biggest test of his short racing career so far in Saturday’s Group 3 Caulfield Guineas Prelude (1400m), but trainer David Hayes is confident the three-year-old is ready to run a big race. Extra Choice was unable to make much of a competitive impact upon debuting to racing in autumn,…

2015 Caulfield Guineas Prelude Field Features Dal Cielo

2015 Caulfield Guineas Prelude Field Features Dal Cielo

Group 1 winning Kiwi visitor Dal Cielo heads a capacity field for the Caulfield Guineas Prelude 2015 in Melbourne this weekend making his debut down under for trainer Murray Baker. The Per Incanto colt is one of 16 final acceptors making up the field for Saturday’s $175,000 Group 3 BECK Caulfield Guineas Prelude (1400m) on…

2015 Victoria Derby Nominations Feature Tarzino

2015 Victoria Derby Nominations Feature Tarzino

Pre-post favourite Tarzino will retain his spot at the top of the futures Victoria Derby 2015 odds for the Melbourne Cup Carnival classic after being one of the 97 three-year-olds nominated for the October 31 showdown this week. Racing Victoria took early entries for four more Group 1 features of the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival…