News About Victoria Derby 2012

Fiveandahalfstar Wins 2012 Victoria Derby – Results

Fiveandahalfstar Wins 2012 Victoria Derby – Results

A decision to throw Fiveandahalfstar into the deep end in the Victoria Derby 2012 at Flemington proved a winning one for trainer Anthony Cummings who broke a 21-year Derby Day drought  with a win in the big one this afternoon. Progressive Hotel Grand gelding Fiveandahalfstar entered calculations for the $1.5 million Group 1 AAMI Victoria…

Victoria Derby Day 2012 Best Bets & Tips

Victoria Derby Day 2012 Best Bets & Tips

This afternoon Melbourne’s Flemington Racecourse will be host to the opening Melbourne Cup Carnival meeting – 2012 Victoria Derby Day – and to help you clean out the bookies today below are our Derby Day Best Bets & Tips telling you which horses to back and which to give the sack! Lay of the Day…

2012 Victoria Derby Tips & Exotic Betting Picks

2012 Victoria Derby Tips & Exotic Betting Picks

This Saturday the feature Flemington race is the Victoria Derby 2012 for the three-year-olds and having gone over the field and form on this Melbourne Cup Carnival classic below is the Races.com.au’s insider Victoria Derby betting tips and preview. Set to run as Flemington Race 6 at 3:00pm (AEST) as the third of four Group…

Fiveandahalfstar’s Derby Day 2012 Assignment Thanks to Oliver

Fiveandahalfstar’s Derby Day 2012 Assignment Thanks to Oliver

While originally tipped to bypass the 2012 Victoria Derby at Flemington Racecourse this Saturday, the Anthony Cummings-trained Fiveandahalfstar will be there in the big Group 1 showdown based on the advice of jockey Damien Oliver. Oliver is booked to ride on the double-figure outsider in the $1.5 million AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m) on the weekend,…

Does Hvasstan Have Upper Hand in Victoria Derby 2012?

Does Hvasstan Have Upper Hand in Victoria Derby 2012?

Peter Gelagotis’ will be after an emotion-charged 2012 Victoria Derby win after the loss of his father earlier this spring but does his three-year-old Hvasstan have what it takes to run the 2500m and win the $1.5 million showdown? One of the top four chances in the markets for this year’s Group 1 AAMI Victoria…

Can Super Cool Get The Deal Done Again in 2012 Victoria Derby?

Can Super Cool Get The Deal Done Again in 2012 Victoria Derby?

They are the only horse to defeat Saturday’s Victoria Derby 2012 favourite It’s A Dundeel to date but can the Mark Kavanagh-trained Super Cool get the better of the Kiwi again in the $1.5 million Melbourne Cup Carnival classic? Last Saturday the Fastent Rock gelding scored an upset win over the odds-on pick It’s A…

Honorius to Score Victoria Derby 2012 Honours?

Honorius to Score Victoria Derby 2012 Honours?

David Payne’s in-form Sydneysider Honorius will on Saturday jump one of the fancies in a very even 2012 Victoria Derby field at Melbourne’s Flemington Racecourse but does the young colt have the credentials to win the three-year-olds’ classic? The $1.5 million Group 1 AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m) has this year drawn a final field of…

2012 Victoria Derby Result – It’s A Dundeel?

2012 Victoria Derby Result – It’s A Dundeel?

The question all the punters are asking ahead of the opening Melbourne Cup Carnival meeting this Saturday, November 3, is whether Murray Baker’s rank Kiwi It’s A Dundeel can bounce back and salute for the favourite backers in the Victoria Derby 2012. Running as Flemington Race 6 at 3:00pm (AEST) this year’s $1.5 million Group…

Victoria Derby Form Guide 2012 & Betting Preview

Victoria Derby Form Guide 2012 & Betting Preview

This Saturday the 2012 Victoria Derby is set to take place at Flemington Racecourse as the marquee race on the opening Melbourne Cup Carnival meeting and with a history of upsets in the three-year-olds’ classic below is the Races.com.au’s exclusive Victoria Derby form and betting guide to help you back the winner. Due to run…

2012 Victoria Derby Day Fields & Program

2012 Victoria Derby Day Fields & Program

This Saturday the Melbourne Cup Carnival kicks off at the famous Flemington Racecourse with one of Australia’s only all-Group race meetings to run for Victoria Derby Day 2012, the full race fields and program for which is detailed below. Headlined by a quartet of Group 1 races, Victoria Derby Day is a supercharged day of…