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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…

Derby Dream Alive for Geelong Classic Winner Captain Duffy

Derby Dream Alive for Geelong Classic Winner Captain Duffy

The 2016 Victoria Derby dream is still alive for the Phillip Stokes-trained colt Captain Duffy after his upset win in the Geelong Classic on Wednesday. The King Cugat three-year-old lined-up in this season’s $120,000 Listed Geelong Classic (2200m) on Geelong Cup Day as a $31 roughie in betting after an unplaced run at Flemington on…

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…

Capacity 2016 Geelong Classic Field Confirmed

Capacity 2016 Geelong Classic Field Confirmed

A talented and capacity field of sixteen plus four emergencies has been confirmed for Wednesday’s Listed Geelong Classic (2200m); highlighted by the inclusion of several three-year-olds targeting this year’s Victoria Derby and Crown Oaks. Godolphin will launch a multipronged attack in the race after trainer John O’Shea confirmed both Nemrud and Resort in the 2016…

2016 Spring Champion Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

2016 Spring Champion Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

The last of the Sydney Group 1s for the year plays out at Royal Randwick Racecourse on Saturday with the three-year-olds facing off in the Spring Champion Stakes 2016, a detailed form guide analysis and betting preview for which is detailed below. Running as Race 7 at 4:10pm (AEDT) on the nine-race program, a final…

2016 Spring Champion Stakes Field: Three for Waller

2016 Spring Champion Stakes Field: Three for Waller

Last year’s winning trainer Chris Waller is back with three runners in Saturday’s Spring Champion Stakes 2016 field at Royal Randwick including the flying Veladero. Running as Randwick Race 7 at 4:10pm (AEDT), this year’s $500,000 Group 1 Moet & Chandon Spring Champion Stakes (2000m) has attracted a final field of 11 hopeful three-year-olds. Three…

2016 Gloaming Stakes Field & Betting: High Mist Market Mover

2016 Gloaming Stakes Field & Betting: High Mist Market Mover

Chris Waller’s VRC Derby nominated colt High Mist is the early market catching up on race favourite Prized Icon in the Gloaming Stakes 2016 field and odds in Sydney this Saturday. Due to jump at 3:15pm (AEST) as Rosehill Race 6 on the Gloaming Stakes Day card, this year’s $200,000 Group 3 Schweppes Gloaming Stakes…