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Australian Derby 2017 Target for Northwest Passage

Australian Derby 2017 Target for Northwest Passage

The progressive Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott-trained Northwest Passage could target the 2017 Australian Derby in Sydney during The Championships after his historical Tasmanian Derby win last Friday night.

Gai Waterhouse won her first Tasmanian Derby in 2017 with Australian Derby-bound three-year-old Northwest Passage. Photo: Daniel Costello.

All of the upcoming Derby races are being considered for the talented ...

2017 Robert Sangster Aim for Bow Mistress Winner Ocean Embers

2017 Robert Sangster Aim for Bow Mistress Winner Ocean Embers

The Robert Sangster Stakes 2017 is the long term goal for the Shea Eden-trained Ocean Embers after her Bow Mistress Trophy win in Tasmania over the weekend.

Ocean Embers (pictured at Caulfield) will target the 2017 Robert Sangster Stakes in May after her Group 3 win in Hobart. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

On Friday night at Hobart Racecourse the ...

Hobart Cup 2017 Betting Tips & Odds Update

Hobart Cup 2017 Betting Tips & Odds Update

Some of the best betting to be had on the weekend is down in Tasmania when the 2017 Hobart Cup runs on Sunday, tips and the updated odds for the mile and a half Group 3 found below.

Cool Chap is the Races.com.au to score an upset 2017 Hobart Cup result on Sunday in Tasmania. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The ...

Bow Mistress Trophy 2017 Tips & Odds Update

Bow Mistress Trophy 2017 Tips & Odds Update

The 2017 Bow Mistress Trophy is the sole Group race on the Hobart race card this evening and below are our insider summer racing tips on the mares’ only showdown.

Stephen Baster rides the Races.com.au 2017 Bow Mistress Trophy tip to win I Love It on Friday night in Tasmania. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

The weight-for-age $125,000 Group 3 Magic Millions ...

2017 Tasmanian Derby Tips & Odds Update

2017 Tasmanian Derby Tips & Odds Update

The summer racing action in the Apple Isle continues at Hobart’s twilight meeting this afternoon into the evening and below are our insider Tasmanian Derby 2017 tips on one of the features on the card.

Former local hoop Craig Newitt rides good 2017 Tasmanian Derby place chance Biscay Barb on Friday afternoon at Hobart. Photo: Sarah Ebbett.

Due to jump ...

2017 Hobart Cup Form Stacks Up for Gandy’s Local Girl

2017 Hobart Cup Form Stacks Up for Gandy’s Local Girl

Connections were thrilled with the perfect Hobart Cup 2017 barrier draw for the locally Stuart Gandy-trained mare Geegees Goldengirl who goes into Sunday’s race in flying form.

Ten gallopers take to the track in Race 8 on Sunday afternoon for this summer’s edition of the $200,000 Group 3 Hobart Cup (2400m) including Wordsmith five-year-old Geegees Goldengirl.

Rated by the ...

2017 Bow Mistress Trophy Field & Betting Odds

2017 Bow Mistress Trophy Field & Betting Odds

A small eight-horse field of fillies and mares will take to the Hobart track on Friday evening for the Bow Mistress Trophy 2017 and the bookmakers are having a hard time separating the top three in betting for the Group 3 sprint.

Ocean Embers is one of the dominant three mares in 2017 Bow Mistress Trophy betting in Tasmania this ...

2017 Tasmanian Derby Betting: Northwest Passage Odds-On

2017 Tasmanian Derby Betting: Northwest Passage Odds-On

Last start Hobart Guineas winner Northwest Passage has opened as the odds-on favourite to continue his successful raid on the Apple Isle with a win for the punters in the Tasmanian Derby 2017 betting markets on Friday.

Luke Currie rides second favourite in 2017 Tasmanian Derby for Friday at Hobart – Matamanoa. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

A field of only ...

Freedman’s Cool Chap in 2017 Hobart Cup

Freedman’s Cool Chap in 2017 Hobart Cup

Team Freedman believe the stable has a key chance in the Hobart Cup 2017 field on Sunday with Group 1 performed Cool Chap travelling to the Apple Isle for the race.

Cool Chap is well-weighted in the Hobart Cup 2017 field this Sunday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Just ten stayers make up the field for this summer’s $200,000 Group 3 ...

Weir Chases Fifth Win in Hobart Cup 2017

Weir Chases Fifth Win in Hobart Cup 2017

One of Victoria’s leading trainers Darren Weir has just the one runner in Big Duke as he looks to secure a fifth success in the 2017 Hobart Cup this Sunday.

Big Duke gives trainer Darren Weir the chance to secure a fifth Hobart Cup win in the 2017 edition on Sunday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Weir has enjoyed four previous ...