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2009 Victoria Derby Tips

2009 Victoria Derby Tips

Online bookmakers are predicting a heated battle between Shamoline Warrior and Rockferry in today’s Victoria Derby.

Despite Shamoline Warrior drawing wide in barrier nine, he will site behind the main group however won’t be disadvantaged from there.

Rockferry is currently ranked even favourite with Monaco Consul and should give punters great value for money.

“He will relish the big ...

Top Contenders for Today’s Victoria Derby

Top Contenders for Today’s Victoria Derby

With short-priced favourite Shamoline warrior scratched from today’s Group 1 $1.5million Victoria Derby, we look at the top three contenders now set for Derby success. Odds current at time of publication only.

ROCKFERRY

Current Odds: $3.80

Barrier: 2

Jockey: Hugh Bowman

Trainer: Danny O’Brien

Breeding: by PENTIRE (GB) from EXCELO (NZ)

Age: 3

Prizemoney: $16 075

Carreer: 3-1-0-1

Currently in ...

Shamoline Warrior Scratched From Derby

Shamoline Warrior Scratched From Derby

Shamoline Warrior, the clear favourite heading the betting markets for today’s Group 1 $1.5 million Victoria Derby had this morning been scratched from the race.

The withdrawal of the three-year-old colt from today’s Classic is another slap in the face for trainer Mark Kavangh who has had a horror Spring Carnival. Kavangh made the decision to withdraw Shamoline Warrior ...

Victoria Derby Day Tips

Victoria Derby Day Tips

Saturday’s Victoria Derby has drawn a fantastic group of three year olds with many showing the potential to win the $1 million race.

Although Derby favourite Shamoline Warrior has drawn barrier 9, his trainer Mark Kavanagh is not worried about the horse staying wide as he is confident the colt will manage to get up on the inside.

Shamoline’s biggest ...

2009 Victoria Derby Barrier Draw

2009 Victoria Derby Barrier Draw

The barrier draw for this Saturday’s Flemington feature race, the Group 1 $1.5million AAMI Victoria Derby, was done today with the clear favourite, the Mark Kavanagh-trained Shamoline Warrior ($2.80) drawing wide with barrier nine.

The field of 11 runners set to contest the 2500-metre three-year-old Classic also includes the Patinack Farm duo, Onemorenomore ($13) drawing gate five and Gathering ...

2009 Victoria Derby Field Looses Hanks and Bridgestone

2009 Victoria Derby Field Looses Hanks and Bridgestone

Two of the premier contenders for Saturday’s Group 1 $1.5million Victoria Derby have been ruled out today.

Tomorrow the final acceptors for the Flemington Derby Day feature are announced, but AAMI Vase winner Hanks and West Australian runner Bridgestone will not be among them.

The Peter Moody-trained Hanks, coming off a sensational win at Moonee Valley last Saturday, will now ...