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2017 Queensland Derby Results: Ruthven by 4 Lengths

2017 Queensland Derby Results: Ruthven by 4 Lengths

It was another gun Hugh Bowman ride delivering the results with the master hoop getting the job done with an arrogant four length win in the Queensland Derby 2017 aboard the Ciaron Maher-trained favourite Ruthven.

Ruthven claimed a maiden Group 1 win with an excellent performance in the 2017 Queensland Derby. Photo by: Steve Hart

Caulfield horseman enjoyed ...

2017 Stradbroke Handicap Day Results: Impending Wins The Feature

2017 Stradbroke Handicap Day Results: Impending Wins The Feature

The 2017 Stradbroke Handicap Day results will be known shortly and we are set for a big afternoon of racing at Doomben.

The Stradbroke Handicap meeting was originally scheduled to be held at Eagle Farm, but the meeting was transferred to Doomben following the shocking performance of the Eagle Farm track on Darley Kingsford Smith Cup Day.

This means that ...

Queensland Derby 2017 Tips & Odds Update

Queensland Derby 2017 Tips & Odds Update

The 2017 Queensland Derby runs over a shorter distance at Doomben than is tradition on the weekend and below are our  insider betting tips plus the latest odds on the three-years-old winter showdown.

Jockey Hugh Bowman rides the 2017 Queensland Derby favourite Ruthven in the Group 1 at Doomben this weekend. Photo: Sarah Ebbett.

Set to run as Race 7 ...

2017 Queensland Derby Form Guide & Betting Preview

2017 Queensland Derby Form Guide & Betting Preview

The best staying three-year-olds of the winter face off at Doomben Racecourse this weekend in the Queensland Derby 2017, a full race form guide and betting preview for which is detailed below.

Eagle Way (2016) won last year’s Queensland Derby on the back of a Grand Prix Stakes second. Photo: Daniel Costello.

A capacity field of 16 starters will ...

Shocking Luck Tops Queensland Derby 2017 Odds

Shocking Luck Tops Queensland Derby 2017 Odds

New Zealand visitor Shocking Luck is early favourite in the updated post-field 2017 Queensland Derby odds to salute in Group 1 company at Doomben Racecourse this weekend.

Black On Gold is the shortest-priced of the four Chris Waller-trained hopes in Saturday’s 2017 Queensland Derby field & odds. Photo: Steve Hart.

A late entry into the Stradbroke Handicap Day feature after ...

2017 Queensland Derby Field Released: Ana Royale In Barrier 3

2017 Queensland Derby Field Released: Ana Royale In Barrier 3

Stuart Webb has paid up the late entry fee to get his filly Ana Royal in the Queensland Derby 2017 field against the boys this weekend with the three-year-old drawn a treat in barrier three at Doomben.

Jockey Mark Zahra rides Ana Royale who is the sole filly in the Queensland Oaks field for 2017. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Last ...

Mongolian Wolf to Bounce Back in Queensland Derby 2017

Mongolian Wolf to Bounce Back in Queensland Derby 2017

After an impressive gallop at Coleraine on Tuesday trainer Darren Weir is confident his Group 3 winning Kiwi import Mongolian Wolf can bounce back to his best form in Saturday’s 2017 Queensland Derby.

Mongolian Wolf is one of three confirmed 2017 Queensland Derby runners for ace Victorian trainer Darren Weir this weekend in Brisbane. Photo: Steve Hart.

Weir is ...

Fontein Lad Genuine 2017 Queensland Derby Chance

Fontein Lad Genuine 2017 Queensland Derby Chance

Jockey Nikita Beriman believes her mount in Saturday’s Queensland Derby 2017 field Fontein Lad is a genuine winning hope in Brisbane despite being a tricky young horse to ride.

Jockey Nikita Beriman chases her second career Group 1 winning ride on Fontein Lad in the 2017 Queensland Derby at Doomben on Saturday. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Beriman has just ...

Ruthven the Improver in Saturday’s Queensland Derby Field

Ruthven the Improver in Saturday’s Queensland Derby Field

Trainer Ciaron Maher believes his SA Derby runner-up Ruthven is the improver heading into Saturday’s 2017 Queensland Derby in Brisbane.

The season’s leading Group 1 winning rider Hugh Bowman is booked to ride Ruthven in Saturday’s Queensland Derby 2017 field. Photo: Sarah Ebbett.

The Domesday colt is described by Maher as a “big, raw horse” and Ruthven has continued to ...

Late 2017 Queensland Derby Entry for Ana Royale?

Late 2017 Queensland Derby Entry for Ana Royale?

Caulfield’s Stuart Webb is considering paying a late entry fee for his smart filly Ana Royale to take on the boys in the Queensland Derby 2017 this Saturday in Brisbane.

South Australian Derby winner Volatile Mix is one of the top fancies in pre-field Queensland Derby 2017 betting for the weekend in Brisbane. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

The three-year-old daughter of ...