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2013 South Australian Derby Betting Update

2013 South Australian Derby Betting Update

As the only Group 1 race across the nation this weekend the Group 1 2013 South Australian Derby (2500m) is certainly worth tuning in for. A talented and even group of three-year-old stayers will line up to compete for a share of $500,000 and the top three in betting are very hard to split. There’s…

2013 SA Derby Betting Tips

2013 SA Derby Betting Tips

The race offering the most prize money this weekend is Adelaide’s $500,000 Group 1 South Australian Derby (2500m), the Races.com.au team’s insider betting tips and exotic selections for the Morphettville feature listed below. The SA Derby 2013 is due to run as Race 7 on Saturday at 3:35pm (AEST) and has drawn a final field…

Gerontius Upset South Australian Derby 2013 Chance?

Gerontius Upset South Australian Derby 2013 Chance?

This weekend in Adelaide a field full of quality three-year-old stayers will face off in the 2013 South Australian Derby with David Hayes’ up-and-comer Gerontius being tipped as a genuine chance to upset the favourites. Betting on the $500,000 Group 1 South Australian Derby (2500m) at Morphettville Racecourse was originally dominated by co-favourites Hvasstan from…

South Australian Derby 2013 Form Guide & Betting Analysis

South Australian Derby 2013 Form Guide & Betting Analysis

The sole Group 1 race running in Australia this weekend is the 2013 South Australian Derby in Adelaide, the Races.com.au’s exclusive form guide preview and betting analysis for which is detailed below. There are 15 three-year-olds engaged in this year’s $500,000 Group 1 South Australian Derby (2500m) which is due to run as Morphettville Race…

2013 South Australian Derby Odds – Top Three Hard to Split

2013 South Australian Derby Odds – Top Three Hard to Split

Bookies are having a hard time splitting the top trio in Saturday’s South Australian Derby 2013 at Morphettville with Hvasstan, Hioctdane and Shoreham dominating the markets in the three-year-olds’ classic. Set to run as Adelaide Race 7 at 3:35pm (local) this year’s $500,000 Group 1 SA Derby (2500m) features a class field of 15 hopefuls….

Australian Derby 2013 Form Guide and Preview

Australian Derby 2013 Form Guide and Preview

The time-honoured 2013 Australian Derby (2400m) is nearly upon us, with 10 three-year-old stayers set to line up to compete for $1.5 million in prizemoney at Randwick on Saturday. Black Caviar may be stealing the show in the TJ Smith but there are still plenty of people buzzing about Derby favourite It’s A Dundeel. The classy…

Alister Clark Stakes 2013 – Betting Odds and Tips

Alister Clark Stakes 2013 – Betting Odds and Tips

A small but talented field of three-year-old stayers will contest the Group 2 2013 Alister Clark Stakes (2040m) at Moonee Valley on Friday night and if the market is to be believed it should be an open affair. There is little separating the top three favourites in the field, with Australian Guineas fourth placegetter Hvasstan…

Distance Suits Philippi in 2013 Alister Clark Stakes

Distance Suits Philippi in 2013 Alister Clark Stakes

Stepping up to 2040m in the Group 2 2013 Alister Clark Stakes is expected to suit promising colt Philippi at Moonee Valley on Friday night. The Mick Kent-trained three-year-old has signalled potential with three wins from five starts but has always been pegged by trainer Mick Kent as a horse that will appreciate more distance….

Just Seven in 2013 Alister Clark Stakes Field

Just Seven in 2013 Alister Clark Stakes Field

A small seven-horse field will contest the Group 2 2013 Alister Clark Stakes (2040m) at Moonee Valley on Friday night. Heading the field for the $220,000 three-year-old event is Mark Kavanagh-trained colt Sheer Talent. Kavanagh saw Super Cool win the Australian Cup on Saturday and may have another quality runner in Sheer Talent. The Redoute’s…

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…