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Australian Derby 2017 Target for Northwest Passage

Australian Derby 2017 Target for Northwest Passage

The progressive Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott-trained Northwest Passage could target the 2017 Australian Derby in Sydney during The Championships after his historical Tasmanian Derby win last Friday night.

Gai Waterhouse won her first Tasmanian Derby in 2017 with Australian Derby-bound three-year-old Northwest Passage. Photo: Daniel Costello.

All of the upcoming Derby races are being considered for the talented ...

2017 Tasmanian Derby Tips & Odds Update

2017 Tasmanian Derby Tips & Odds Update

The summer racing action in the Apple Isle continues at Hobart’s twilight meeting this afternoon into the evening and below are our insider Tasmanian Derby 2017 tips on one of the features on the card.

Former local hoop Craig Newitt rides good 2017 Tasmanian Derby place chance Biscay Barb on Friday afternoon at Hobart. Photo: Sarah Ebbett.

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2017 Tasmanian Derby Betting: Northwest Passage Odds-On

2017 Tasmanian Derby Betting: Northwest Passage Odds-On

Last start Hobart Guineas winner Northwest Passage has opened as the odds-on favourite to continue his successful raid on the Apple Isle with a win for the punters in the Tasmanian Derby 2017 betting markets on Friday.

Luke Currie rides second favourite in 2017 Tasmanian Derby for Friday at Hobart – Matamanoa. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

A field of only ...

Tasmanian Derby 2017 Field & Barrier Draw Released

Tasmanian Derby 2017 Field & Barrier Draw Released

The official 2017 Tasmanian Derby field and barrier draw for Friday afternoon’s feature at Hobart Racecourse are now out with the Hobart Guineas winner Northwest Passage the headline final acceptor.

Gai Waterhouse will have the likely odds-on favourite in Tasmanian Derby 2017 betting on Friday night – Northwest Passage. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Set to run a Hobart Race 6 at ...

Northwest Passage Tops 2017 Tasmanian Derby Nominations

Northwest Passage Tops 2017 Tasmanian Derby Nominations

The Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott-trained Sydney raider Northwest Passage is the headline nomination taken for the Tasmanian Derby 2017 running this Friday in the Apple Isle.

Gai Waterhouse saddles-up the Hobart Guineas winner Northwest Passage in the 2017 Tasmanian Derby field this Friday. Photo: Daniel Costello.

The action of the Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival continues across the weekend ...

Northwest Passage Blitzes 2017 Hobart Guineas Results

Northwest Passage Blitzes 2017 Hobart Guineas Results

The Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott partnership enjoyed dual Black-Type success over the weekend including the tearaway win in Tasmania on Sunday by Northwest Passage in the Hobart Guineas 2017.

Sydney trainer Gai Waterhouse will keep the stable’s Hobart Guineas 2017 winner on in the Apple Isle for a shot at the Tasmanian Derby next-up. Photo: Daniel Costello.

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Weir Warns Punters Off Tasmanian Derby 2016 Favourite

Weir Warns Punters Off Tasmanian Derby 2016 Favourite

Melbourne Cup winning horseman Darren Weir is warning punters not to be too confident in backing his visiting colt Howard Be Thy Name who underwent a big betting plunge for tonight’s 2016 Tasmanian Derby.

Darren Weir is very wary of the star local horse in Friday night’s 2016 Tasmanian Derby as he prepares to saddle-up Howard Be Thy Name ...

Howard Be Thy Name Tops 2016 Tasmanian Derby Odds

Howard Be Thy Name Tops 2016 Tasmanian Derby Odds

The flying Tasmanian Guineas – Hobart Guineas double winner Jerilderie Letter may be lining up in the diminutive Tasmanian Derby 2016 field but it is the Darren Weir-trained Victorian raider Howard Be Thy Name that is short priced favourite to win the summer clash on Friday.

Melbourne Cup winning trainer Darren Weir prepares Friday’s 2016 Tasmanian Derby favourite Howard ...

2016 Tasmanian Derby Field Features Horses

2016 Tasmanian Derby Field Features Horses

Just eight three-year-olds make up the field for Friday’s Tasmanian Derby 2016 at Hobart Racecourse including the Adam Trinder-trained flyer Jerilderie Letter.

Brad Rawiller travels to Hobart to ride the Darren Weir-trained Howard Be Thy Name in Friday night’s 2016 Tasmanian Derby. Photo: Steve Hart.

One of two black-types on the Bow Mistress Stakes night program, this season’s ...

Jerilderie Letter Tops 2016 Tasmanian Derby Nominations

Jerilderie Letter Tops 2016 Tasmanian Derby Nominations

Flying three-year-old Jerilderie Letter is the headline nomination for Friday’s Tasmanian Derby 2016 at Hobart Racecourse as the Adam Trinder-trained gelding chases his third black-type win on the trot.

Victorian visitor Al Shameel (outside) is nominated for the 2016 Tasmanian Derby on Friday following a second in the Hobart Guineas last time out at the track. Photo: Jenny Barnes....