News About Queensland Derby 2016

Berry Rides 2016 Queensland Derby Winner Eagle Way

Berry Rides 2016 Queensland Derby Winner Eagle Way

Tommy Berry flew home from Hong Kong and was quick to win a Group 1 saluting aboard the Gold Coast-trained Eagle Way in the Queensland Derby 2016 for owner John Moore on Stradbroke Handicap Day. Aussie expat Moore is a prolific trainer in Hong Kong, giving Berry familiar connections to ride for when partnering promising…

Etymology To Press Forward in Queensland Derby 2016

Etymology To Press Forward in Queensland Derby 2016

Trainer John O’Shea and jockey James McDonald both agree that Etymology will be ridden forward from his wide barrier draw in Saturday’s 2016 Queensland Derby at Eagle Farm Racecourse. One of 18 three-year-olds in the mix for the $600,000 Group 1 Channel 7 Queensland Derby (2400m) on Stradbroke Handicap Day, the Godolphin-raced Etymology is due…

2016 Queensland Derby Betting Tips & Update

2016 Queensland Derby Betting Tips & Update

The season’s best three-year-old staying types take to the Eagle Farm track in Brisbane on Saturday for the Queensland Derby 2016, betting tips for the winter showdown detailed below. Running as Stradbroke Handicap Day Race 8 at 3:00pm (AEST), this year’s $600,000 Group 1 Channel 7 Queensland Derby (2400m) field has one early scratching and…

Queensland Derby 2016 Form Guide & Betting Preview

Queensland Derby 2016 Form Guide & Betting Preview

The 2016 Queensland Derby is one of four Group 1 features on the Stradbroke Handicap Day program this weekend in Brisbane and below is a comprehensive form guide analysis and betting preview on the three-years-old classic. Set to run as Eagle Farm Race 8 at 3:00pm (AEST), this year’s $600,000 Group 1 Channel 7 Queensland…

Howard Be Thy Name Tops 2016 Queensland Derby Odds

Howard Be Thy Name Tops 2016 Queensland Derby Odds

Howard Be Thy Name has firmed into the new favourite in Queensland Derby 2016 betting ahead of this Saturday’s mile and a half classic at Eagle Farm Racecourse. A full field of 18 three-year-olds will take to the track in Race 8 at 3:00pm (AEST) on Stradbroke Handicap Day for this year’s edition of the…

2016 Queensland Derby Field & Barrier Draw: Mackintosh in 5

2016 Queensland Derby Field & Barrier Draw: Mackintosh in 5

Chris Waller’s Queensland Derby 2016 favourite Makcintosh has drawn ideally in barrier five as he shoots for four wins on the trot in the mile and a half feature at Eagle Farm on the weekend. A full field of 18 three-year-olds plus a single emergency is engaged for Saturday’s $600,000 Group 1 Channel 7 Queensland…

Harvard Hoping to Make 2016 Queensland Derby Cut

Harvard Hoping to Make 2016 Queensland Derby Cut

Caulfield’s Ciaron Maher is hoping his nicely-bred gelding Harvard will be given the chance to atone for an unplaced Brisbane run last time out by making it into Saturday’s Queensland Derby 2016 field. Maher saddles-up the favourite Azkadellia in the weekend’s $1.5 million Group 1 Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) and is hoping to be dually represented…

The Hassler Set for Queensland Derby 2016 Raid

The Hassler Set for Queensland Derby 2016 Raid

Cambridge horseman Roger James is confident heading towards the 2016 Queensland Derby next month with his in-form Kiwi raider The Hassler who will debut down under Saturday week. James opted to bypass last weekend’s Group 3 Rough Habit Plate (2000m) and will give his progressive son of 2009 Melbourne Cup winner Shocking a first Australian…

107 Queensland Derby 2016 Nominations Taken

107 Queensland Derby 2016 Nominations Taken

Nominations for all of the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival majors are now out including a bumper 107 three-year-old staying types entered for the 2016 Queensland Derby. The $600,000 Group 1 Channel Seven Queensland Derby (2400m) runs over the mile and a half at Eagle Farm Racecourse on Stradbroke Handicap Day, Saturday June 11, as one…