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Howard Be Thy Name Wins 2016 South Australian Derby

Howard Be Thy Name Wins 2016 South Australian Derby

The Melbourne Cup winning stables of Darren Weir will head to Queensland next month with gun three-year-old Howard Be Thy Name to chase an interstate Derby double after taking out this year’s SA Derby 2016 on the weekend.

Howard Be Thy Name wins the 2016 SA Derby on way to a possible Queensland Derby bid in Brisbane this winter. Photo: ...

Zahra to Leave Charlevoix Alone in SA Derby 2016

Zahra to Leave Charlevoix Alone in SA Derby 2016

Melbourne hoop Mark Zahra will play to his mount’s strengths in the 2016 South Australian Derby at Morphettville on Saturday and leave Charlevoix alone early to save the favourite for a late run in the staying classic.

2016 South Australian Derby favourite Charlevoix had Mark Zahra in the saddle at Morphettville this weekend. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Michael Kent...

2016 SA Derby Day Scratchings & Track Report

2016 SA Derby Day Scratchings & Track Report

Adelaide’s Morphettville Racecourse is host to an eight-race card for South Australian Derby Day 2016 today, Saturday May 14, and below is the full scratchings and track report for the meeting.

Charlevoix is the 2016 South Australian Derby favourite at Morphettville on Saturday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

A fine day weather-wise is on the bill for Adelaide across the afternoon ...

2016 South Australian Betting Tips & Odds Update

2016 South Australian Betting Tips & Odds Update

The South Australian Derby 2016 lights up Morphettville Racecourse this weekend in Adelaide, betting tips and the latest odds for the three-years-old feature.

Howard Be Thy Name is the Races.com.au tip to win the 2016 SA Derby at Morphettville this weekend in Adelaide. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

Running as Morphettville Race 7 at 4:25pm (local), this year’s $500,000 Group 1 South ...

2016 SA Derby Form Guide & Betting Preview

2016 SA Derby Form Guide & Betting Preview

The Adelaide Autumn Racing Carnival Group 1 features continue at Morphettville Racecourse on Saturday with the SA Derby 2016, a detailed form guide analysis and betting preview for which is found below.

Howard Be Thy Name is a dual winner at Morphettville heading into Saturday’s 2016 South Australian Derby. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

Running as Morphettville Race 7 at 4:25pm ...

Charlevoix Tops 2016 South Australian Derby Odds

Charlevoix Tops 2016 South Australian Derby Odds

Michael Kent’s Cranbourne-trained colt Charlevoix has opened early favourite in South Australian Derby 2016 betting for the Adelaide feature at Morphettville Racecourse this weekend.

Charlevoix is early favourite to win Saturday’s 2016 SA Derby in Adelaide. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Continuing the elite level action of the Adelaide Autumn Racing Carnival, Saturday’s $500,000 Group 1 South Australian Derby...

Howard Be Thy Name Tops 2016 SA Derby Field

Howard Be Thy Name Tops 2016 SA Derby Field

Darren Weir’s flying colt Howard Be Thy Name is the headline final acceptor for the 2016 South Australian Derby field at Morphettville Racecourse this weekend in Adelaide.

Chairman’s Stakes winner Howard Be Thy Name heads the 2016 SA Derby field at Morphettville Racecourse this Saturday in Adelaide. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

Continuing the elite level action of the Adelaide ...

2016 South Australian Derby Nominations Released

2016 South Australian Derby Nominations Released

This week the South Australian Jockey Club (SAJC) took nominations for the South Australian Derby 2016 with 36 early entries for the Morphettville Racecourse classic.

Chairman’s Stakes winner Howard Be Thy Name is one of the top 2016 SA Derby nominations. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

Set to run as the headline event in Adelaide on Saturday May 14, this year’s $500,000 ...

Nicoscene Wins 2015 Euclase Stakes Ahead of Goodwood Bid

Nicoscene Wins 2015 Euclase Stakes Ahead of Goodwood Bid

The ultra-consistent Lee & Anthony Freedman-trained Nicoscene arrived late in the Euclase Stakes 2015 at Morphettville on SA Derby Day but did enough in the closing stages to beat them home for the Group 2 Adelaide Autumn Racing Carnival win.

Nicoscene claims his first black-type win in the 2015 Euclase Stakes at Morphettville. Photo: Jenny Barnes

Ridden by top ...

2015 South Australian Derby Day Scratchings & Track Report

2015 South Australian Derby Day Scratchings & Track Report

Punters are treated to a Group 1 meeting at Morphettville Racecourse today with the Adelaide Autumn Racing Carnival kicking up a notch for South Australian Derby Day 2015.

Delicacy looks hard to beat in the 2015 South Australian Derby at Morphettville. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

Showers are around in South Australia today and falling on the track at Morphettville with ...