News About Queensland Derby 2014

Sonntag Wins 2014 Queensland Derby for Young Dwyer

Sonntag Wins 2014 Queensland Derby for Young Dwyer

Having only been training horses in his own right for 11 months today’s incredible Queensland Derby 2014 victory with Sonntag then was a great story for young Melbourne horseman Henry Dwyer.

Sonntag handed trainer Henry Dwyer his first Group 1 win in the Queensland Derby 2014. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Dwyer, 30, has held his license for two years and ...

Longtime 2014 Queensland Derby Plan for Rudy

Longtime 2014 Queensland Derby Plan for Rudy

Gold Coast trainer Helen Page has had Saturday’s Queensland Derby 2014 on the agenda for her up-and-coming stayer Rudy since they were first stepped up to a mile back in July last year.

Rudy and Hugh Bowman are after a piece of Queensland Derby history on Saturday. Photo: Daniel Costello.

It’s been a long time in the planning then to ...

Queensland Derby Tips 2014

Queensland Derby Tips 2014

The best three-year-old staying types of the season face off at Eagle Farm on Saturday in the 2014 Queensland Derby – tips and exotic betting selections for the Group 1 feature found below.

Vilanova could be the one to beat in the 2014 Queensland Derby if they can produce the same form as the Grand Prix. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Due ...

2014 Queensland Derby Betting Update

2014 Queensland Derby Betting Update

Pinstripe Lane remains the top fancy to take out the Queensland Derby 2014 on Stradbroke Handicap Day at Eagle Farm this weekend albeit at an easing price to win the classic.

Money is steady on 2014 Queensland Derby favourite Pinstripe Lane to win Saturday's showdown. Photo: Steve Hart.

After opening at $4.40 at Ladbrokes.com.au following the release of the capacity ...

2014 Queensland Derby Form & Betting Guide

2014 Queensland Derby Form & Betting Guide

The major three-year-olds’ race of the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival takes place at Eagle Farm Racecourse on Saturday with the Queensland Derby 2014 one of the day’s major draw cards.

Vilanova is looking to hand trainer Chris Waller with back-to-back Queensland Derby wins. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Running as Eagle Farm Race 7 at 3:00pm the $500,000 Group 1 Channel Seven ...

Dunn Happy As to Cause 2014 Queensland Derby Hell

Dunn Happy As to Cause 2014 Queensland Derby Hell

Jockey Dwayne Dunn came close to a Group 1 Stradbroke Handicap Day win 12 months ago and believes his outside chance in the Queensland Derby 2014 Happy As Hell is a decent hope of going one better than his second in the race last winter.

Happy As Hell is a nice roughie pick for the 2014 Queensland Derby according to ...

Queensland Derby 2014 Odds – Top Three Hard to Split

Queensland Derby 2014 Odds – Top Three Hard to Split

A trio of three-year-olds is currently battling for top spot in the 2014 Queensland Derby odds ahead of Saturday’s Eagle Farm classic.

Pinstripe Lane is narrow favourite in the latest 2014 Queensland Derby odds for the weekend. Photo: Steve Hart.

One of three majors on the card this Stradbroke Handicap Day, the $500,000 Group 1 Channel Seven Queensland Derby...

2014 Queensland Derby Field & Barriers – Vilanova Draws Wide

2014 Queensland Derby Field & Barriers – Vilanova Draws Wide

Chris Waller’s Queensland Derby 2014 favourite Vilanova has drawn a double digit barrier for Saturday’s three-year-old major at Eagle Farm Racecourse.

Vilanova has a wide 2014 Queensland Derby barrier draw to overcome on Saturday. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

A full field of 18 starters plus two emergencies is accepted to line-up in this year’s $500,000 Group 1 ...

Elusive Runner Deserving of 2014 Queensland Derby Shot

Elusive Runner Deserving of 2014 Queensland Derby Shot

The step up to Group 1 company and the mile and a half might be a query for the John Sargent-trained Elusive Runner but trackwork rider Mitch Beadman believes them deserving of a shot at Saturday’s Queensland Derby 2014.

Tommy Berry (pictured here aboard Whittington) rides Elusive Runner in Saturday's Queensland Derby 2014. Photo: Daniel Costello.

It seems ...

Purton Replaces Angland on Rock Diva in Queensland Derby 2014

Purton Replaces Angland on Rock Diva in Queensland Derby 2014

Hong Kong-based hoop Zac Purton returns to Oz this weekend having been booked to ride Rock Diva in Saturday’s 2014 Queensland Derby, replacing Tye Angland in the saddle.

Zac Purton (pictured riding Sacred Star) will partner with Rock Diva in Saturday's 2014 Queensland Derby. Photo: Steve Hart.

On Sunday Purton enjoyed a treble of wins back in Hong Kong ...