News About Queensland Derby 2013

2013 Queensland Derby Winner Hawkspur Future Melbourne Cup Horse – Cassidy

2013 Queensland Derby Winner Hawkspur Future Melbourne Cup Horse – Cassidy

Hall of Fame jockey Jim Cassidy has declared the Chris Waller-trained Hawkspur a possible Caulfield and Melbourne Cups horse of the future after their all-too-easy win in the Queensland Derby 2013 at Stradbroke Handicap Day today. It was Cassidy’s 98th Group 1 victory and his third success in the $500,000 Group 1 Queensland Derby (2400m),…

Stradbroke Handicap Day Best Bets 2013

Stradbroke Handicap Day Best Bets 2013

Today, Saturday June 8, the 2013 Stradbroke Handicap Day action is top class at Eagle Farm with a crack nine event program to entertain and to help you clean up at this huge race meeting below we take a look at our best bets of the day. Of the nine races running for Straddie Day…

2013 Queensland Derby Barriers Post-Scratchings

2013 Queensland Derby Barriers Post-Scratchings

The low chance of rain in Brisbane today has actually come as bad news for some of the emergency runners who have failed to gain a start in the Stradbroke Handicap Day majors due to a low number of early scratchings including the five spares for the Queensland Derby 2013 who have failed to gain…

2013 Stradbroke Handicap Day Scratchings & Track Update

2013 Stradbroke Handicap Day Scratchings & Track Update

It’s sunny skies in Brisbane this morning with only a 50% chance of showers for the much anticipated Stradbroke Handicap Day 2013 and below we take a look at the early scratchings and latest track report for the Eagle Farm meeting. Originally a large number of withdrawals were being predicted for the bumper nine-race program…

Queensland Derby 2013 Tips & Exotic Selections

Queensland Derby 2013 Tips & Exotic Selections

Saturday sees three Group 1 races highlight a crack Eagle Farm race card for Stradbroke Handicap Day, one of which is the 2013 Queensland Derby– betting tips and exotic selections for which are detailed right here for Races.com.au readers. This year’s $500,000 Group 1 Channel Seven Queensland Derby (2400m) is due to run as Eagle…

2013 Queensland Derby Form Guide & Betting Analysis

2013 Queensland Derby Form Guide & Betting Analysis

While most of the hype surrounding Saturday’s Eagle Farm meeting is on the super line-up of the $1.36 million Group 1 Stradbroke Handicap (1400m), another to clash on the card is the Queensland Derby 2013. Like the Stradbroke this year’s $500,000 Group 1 Channel Seven Queensland Derby (2400m) has drawn a capacity field of hopefuls…

2013 Queensland Derby Field & Barrier Draw – Survived Out Wide

2013 Queensland Derby Field & Barrier Draw – Survived Out Wide

While the question on Kiwi trainer John Bary’s lips this morning was how much his star three-year-old Survived could win Saturday’s Queensland Derby 2013 by, it could now be a question of whether the horse can just hang on after the pre-race favourite suffered an early blow drawing gate 17. A winner of five of…

Stradbroke Handicap Field 2013 – Barrier Draw To Follow

Stradbroke Handicap Field 2013 – Barrier Draw To Follow

After much anticipation over the ins and outs for this year’s race the official 2013 Stradbroke Handicap field has been announced with a capacity field of gallopers set to face off in the Eagle Farm feature this Saturday. Due to run as Race 8 at 3:40pm (AEST) the $1.36 million Group 1 AAMI Stradbroke Handicap…

Survived Set to Thrive in Queensland Derby 2013

Survived Set to Thrive in Queensland Derby 2013

New Zealand trainer John Bary is bullish over his chances of taking home an Aussie Group 1 trophy this weekend with his 2013 Queensland Derby betting favourite Survived in top form ahead of their shot at the Stradbroke Handicap Day feature on Saturday. Zed gelding Survived has dominated futures betting on the $500,000 Group 1…

Celtic Prince Vies for 2013 Queensland Derby Start

Celtic Prince Vies for 2013 Queensland Derby Start

The now Sydney-based Bjorn Baker is hoping his O’Reilly three-year-old Celtic Prince can sneak into the Queensland Derby 2013 field this Saturday believing them a genuine chance in the Stradbroke Handicap Day classic. One of 33 three-year-olds still officially entered for this year’s $500,000 Group 1 Channel Seven Queensland Derby (2400m) at Eagle Farm Racecourse,…