News About Sacred Elixir

2017 Australian Derby the Target for Sacred Elixir

2017 Australian Derby the Target for Sacred Elixir

Trainer Tony Pike has confirmed that Sacred Elixir will be set for an appearance in the 2017 Australian Derby (2400m) on Day 1 of The Championships, following a credible performance in the New Zealand Derby over the weekend. Jumping from the gates well in the Group 1 feature at Ellerslie, Sacred Elixir was settled in…

Kiwis Dominate 2017 Australian Derby Nominations

Kiwis Dominate 2017 Australian Derby Nominations

With three wins in the past four years the New Zealanders have dominated one of the key races held during Sydney’s The Championships and the Kiwis are out in force again in the Australian Derby 2017 nominations. Early entries closed for all 10 features races run over the first two Saturdays in April at Royal…

2016 Victoria Derby Results: Prized Icon the Superior Stayer

2016 Victoria Derby Results: Prized Icon the Superior Stayer

Prized Icon has produced a career-best performance to win the featured Group 1 Victoria Derby (2500m) at Flemington Racecourse this afternoon. Prized Icon has all but forgotten in 2016 Victoria Derby betting markets as punters focused firmly on race-favourite Sacred Elixir, but the colt did his chances of success no harm when he jumped well…

Victoria Derby Day 2016 – Flemington Best Bets

Victoria Derby Day 2016 – Flemington Best Bets

The opening Melbourne Cup Carnival race day runs at the famous Flemington Racecourse on Saturday with 2016 Victoria Derby Day, best bets for the all-Group race card from the Races.com.au team detailed below. Racing kicks off this Derby Day at 11:45pm (AEDT) and continues through until Race 9 brings the action to a close –…

Two Word Victoria Derby 2016 Form Guide

Two Word Victoria Derby 2016 Form Guide

The marquee race of the opening Melbourne Cup Carnival meeting on Saturday at Flemington Racecourse features a class field of three-year-olds facing off in the 2016 Victoria Derby, the Races.com.au team’s exclusive two word form guide for all the runners found below. A full field of 16 young hopefuls take to the iconic Flemington course…

2016 Victoria Derby Betting: Sacred Elixir Vs History of Favourites

2016 Victoria Derby Betting: Sacred Elixir Vs History of Favourites

The punters are saying the Tony Pike-trained Sacred Elixir is the one to beat in Saturday’s Victoria Derby 2016 and he is the best in betting for the Flemington classic, but what does the race history say about the favourite saluting in Victoria Derby 2016 betting? A capacity field of three-year-olds stayers face off in…

2016 Victoria Derby Tips & Odds Update

2016 Victoria Derby Tips & Odds Update

The Victoria Derby 2016 takes centre stage at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday, betting tips and the latest odds for the three-years-old staying showdown found below. Set to run as Flemington Race 7 at 3:50pm (AEDT), the $1.5 million Group 1 AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m) features a full field of 16 starters led by firming favourite…

2016 Victoria Derby Form Guide & Betting Preview

2016 Victoria Derby Form Guide & Betting Preview

The Victoria Derby 2016 is the headline race at Flemington Racecourse on Day 1 of the Melbourne Cup Carnival on Saturday, a full form guide analysis and betting preview for the classic found below. Running as Flemington Race 7 at 3:50pm, this season’s $1.5 million Group 1 AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m) is shaping up as…

Victoria Derby 2016 Odds Update: Money for Swear

Victoria Derby 2016 Odds Update: Money for Swear

Money is coming in for two of the three-year-olds in Saturday’s classic with updated 2016 Victoria Derby odds led by Sacred Elixir and market mover Swear. A capacity Victoria Derby field is set to line-up in Flemington Race 7 this weekend, but only three of the hopefuls for the $1.5 million Group 1 over 2500m…

2016 Victoria Derby Barrier Draw: Sacred Elixir in 1

2016 Victoria Derby Barrier Draw: Sacred Elixir in 1

Clear favourite to win the Victoria Derby 2016 this weekend Sacred Elixir has drawn the inside alley with Victoria Derby barriers for the Flemington classic now out. A genuine staying test is set to play out as Flemington Race 7 at 3:50pm (AEDT) this Saturday at the opening Melbourne Cup Carnival meeting with a capacity…