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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…

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 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…

Capacity 2016 Victoria Derby Field Released

Capacity 2016 Victoria Derby Field Released

A full field of three-year-old stayers will face off at Flemington Racecourse in the Victoria Derby 2016 this Saturday with final acceptances taken on Wednesday. Due to run as Flemington Race 7 at 3:50pm (AEDT), this year’s $1.5 million Group 1 AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m) has attracted a capacity 16 starters plus four emergencies awaiting…

Team Hawkes Chase 2016 Victoria Derby Quinella

Team Hawkes Chase 2016 Victoria Derby Quinella

Co-trainer Wayne Hawkes is hoping to run the Victoria Derby 2016 quinella on Saturday with stablemates Swear and Inference both on track for the Flemington classic. The $1.5 million Group 1 AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m) is the highlight of four elite levels on the card for the opening Melbourne Cup Carnival at Flemington Racecourse. Wayne…

2016 Victoria Derby Odds: Sacred Elixir Firm Favourite

2016 Victoria Derby Odds: Sacred Elixir Firm Favourite

Sacred Elixir has been crushed into pre-field Victoria Derby 2016 odds of $3.40 after his Cox Plate Day win in the Moonee Valley Vase last Saturday. Officially 37 three-year-old staying types remain in contention to line-up in this weekend’s $1.5 million Group 1 AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m) at Flemington Racecourse on the opening day of…

37 Victoria Derby 2016 Acceptances Taken

37 Victoria Derby 2016 Acceptances Taken

Just thirty-seven three-year-old stayers remain in contention for Saturday week’s 2016 Victoria Derby after Racing Victoria (RV) took first acceptances for the Melbourne Cup Carnival classic. Down from 106 nominations back in late September, the first declarations for the $1.5 million Group 1 AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m) are full of young talent. One of four…