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2015 Cox Plate – Melbourne Cup Double for Pondarosa Miss

2015 Cox Plate – Melbourne Cup Double for Pondarosa Miss

Peter Hollinshead’s classy Kiwi mare Pondarosa Miss is set to campaign at home in New Zealand early this prep before heading down under to target the Cox PlateMelbourne Cup 2015 double.

Contributer is co-favourite in early 2015 Cox Plate betting at Moonee Valley this October. Photo: Steve Hart.

A winner of five of her 17 career starts ...

2015 Melbourne Cup Bid for Rock Diva

2015 Melbourne Cup Bid for Rock Diva

Kiwi horseman Tony Pike is hoping to win a Melbourne Cup 2015 ballot-exemption race with his classy mare Rock Diva this spring giving her the chance to run in the world’s richest handicap on the first Tuesday of November.

A rising five-year-old daughter of Lucky Unicorn, Rock Diva has had three previous runs down under when as a three-year-old she ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Rock Diva Set to Back Up in Derby

Rock Diva Set to Back Up in Derby

Trainer Tony Pike has revealed he is close to confirming a start for Rock Diva in this weekend’s Group 1 Queensland Derby (2400m) after the talented filly produced a keen turn of foot to run on for fourth in last weekend’s featured Group 1 Queensland Oaks (2400m).

Rock Diva will be facing the likes of Vilanova (pictured) in the 2014 ...

Arabian Gold Lame After Oaks But Will Race Again

Arabian Gold Lame After Oaks But Will Race Again

Sydney horseman David Vandyke went from the high of saddling up a deserving Queensland Oaks favourite, to a great low believing he would have to put down top filly Arabian Gold after she pulled up lame following her weekend run.

Beaten Queensland Oaks favourite Arabian Gold pulled up lame after her loss on the weekend. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia....