News About Tasmanian Derby

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....

Geegees Classicboy Scores Upset 2015 Tasmanian Derby Win

Geegees Classicboy Scores Upset 2015 Tasmanian Derby Win

An upset Tasmanian Derby 2015 result occurred under the lights at Friday night’s twilight meet at Hobart Racecourse with John Luttrell’s $65 roughie Geegees Classicboy beating home the favourite by a notable margin.

Wordsmith gelding Geegees Classicboy came via unplaced runs in both the Tasmanian Guineas and Hobart Guineas including a sixth when beaten nearly 11 lengths in the ...

2015 Tasmanian Derby Betting Tips

2015 Tasmanian Derby Betting Tips

Tonight one of the feature Friday evening showdowns is the Tasmanian Derby 2015 at Hobart Racecourse, betting tips for the three-year-old staying showdown found below.

A final field of 10 three-year-olds faces off in this year’s $100,000 Listed Schweppes Tasmanian Derby (2200m), betting markets at Ladbrokes.com.au for which are led by the Patrick Payne-trained Baja Moon ($3.60) from ...

Shiralee to Shine in 2015 Tasmanian Derby

Shiralee to Shine in 2015 Tasmanian Derby

Second favourite for tonight’s Tasmanian Derby 2015 at Hobart Racecourse, Shiralee is set for a big run according to his trainer Gary White who has always held a high opinion of the son of Stratum.

Dean Yendall has the ride on Shiralee in the 2015 Tasmanian Derby under the lights at Hobart this Friday night. Photo: Race Horse Photos ...

Tasmanian Derby 2015 Odds: Top Three Hard to Split

Tasmanian Derby 2015 Odds: Top Three Hard to Split

The bookies are having a hard time separating the top three fancies for the 2015 Tasmanian Derby at Hobart Racecourse’s twilight meeting this Friday evening.

Jockey Linda Meech has the ride on co-favourite Dandy Gent in Friday’s 2015 Tasmanian Derby. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

There are 10 three-year-olds engaged in this summer’s $100,000 Listed Schweppes Tasmanian Derby (2200m), ...

2015 Tasmanian Derby Field Features Geegees Baritone

2015 Tasmanian Derby Field Features Geegees Baritone

Leon & Dean Wells’ improving three-year-old Geegees Baritone is one of the headline acceptors into the Tasmanian Derby 2015 field for Friday’s twilight meeting at Hobart Racecourse.

The in-form Wordsmith gelding is one of 10 final acceptors for this year’s $100,000 Listed Schweppes Tasmanian Derby (2200m), the Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival showdown to run as Race 6 at ...

No Tas Derby for Australian Guineas 2015 Hope Admiral

No Tas Derby for Australian Guineas 2015 Hope Admiral

Spreyton trainer Barry Campbell has opted to bypass next month’s Tasmanian Derby at home for his flying three-year-old Admiral who will instead be kept to shorter distance races before heading to Melbourne for a shot at the 2015 Australian Guineas in March.

2015 Australian Guineas hope Admiral will come up against The Cleaner (pictured) in the George Adams in Tasmanian ...