News About Victoria Derby 2014

Preferment Wins 2014 Victoria Derby – Full Results

Preferment Wins 2014 Victoria Derby – Full Results

Chris Waller celebrated his second Group 1 win on Victoria Derby Day with classy young stayer Preferment earning talks of a Melbourne Cup bid in 12 months’ time following a gutsy effort in the Victoria Derby 2014.

Victoria Derby winner Preferment could be set for the 2015 Melbourne Cup. Photo Sarah Ebbett.

In the race before ace jockey Damien ...

2014 Victoria Derby Barrier Draw: Hampton Court Draws 11

2014 Victoria Derby Barrier Draw: Hampton Court Draws 11

Gai Waterhouse’s Victoria Derby 2014 favourite Hampton Court has drawn just worse than midfield for the 160th running of the three-year-olds classic with barrier 11 for the Flemington feature on Saturday.

2014 Victoria Derby favourite Hampton Court has drawn barrier 11 for Saturday’s classic at Flemington. Photo: Steve Hart.

Australia’s oldest classic race, this year marks the 160...

Hampton Court to Easily Win Victoria Derby 2014

Hampton Court to Easily Win Victoria Derby 2014

The always confident Gai Waterhouse is more bullish than ever over her chances of winning Saturday’s 2014 Victoria Derby with race favourite Hampton Court after his brilliant piece of Flemington work on Tuesday morning.

Hampton Court is deserving favourite for Saturday’s 2014 Victoria Derby at Flemington Racecourse. Photo: Steve Hart.

One of 26 three-year-olds nominated for this year’s $1.5 million ...

Blinkers on Preferment for Victoria Derby 2014

Blinkers on Preferment for Victoria Derby 2014

The blinkers are going on the Chris Waller-trained Preferment when the promising colt takes on a top field of fellow three-year-olds in Saturday’s 2014 Victoria Derby.

Chris Waller is after his maiden Victoria Derby win with Preferment this weekend. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

There are still officially 27 youngsters vying for a spot in the capacity 16-starter ...

Hampton Court Heads 2014 Victoria Derby First Declarations

Hampton Court Heads 2014 Victoria Derby First Declarations

First declarations for a number of Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival features closed this morning including those for the Victoria Derby 2014 where 27 three-year-olds remain in contention.

Spring Champion Stakes winner Hampton Court is the best fancied of the 27 Victoria Derby first acceptors for 2014. Photo: Steve Hart.

The premier race for that age group held in Victoria for ...

Favourites Missing from 2014 Victoria Derby Nominations

Favourites Missing from 2014 Victoria Derby Nominations

The two pre-post favourites in Victoria Derby 2014 betting are missing from the list of official nominations taken by Racing Victoria for the three-year-olds’ classic today.

The undefeated Sweynesse is the headline 2014 Victoria Derby nominee this spring. Photo: Steve Hart.

Running as the feature race at Flemington Racecourse on the opening day of the Melbourne Cup Carnival on Saturday ...

Derby Bound Bachman Interesting Golden Rose Addition

Derby Bound Bachman Interesting Golden Rose Addition

Trainer Gerald Ryan could have as many as three chances in Saturday’s 2014 Golden Rose Stakes field including his Victoria Derby-bound colt Bachman.

Bachman could kick off a 2014 Victoria Derby campaign in the Golden Rose Stakes this Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

Final acceptances for the $1 million Group 1 Golden Rose Stakes (1400m), which kicks off Group ...

2014 Victoria Derby Target for Temps Voleur

2014 Victoria Derby Target for Temps Voleur

Cranbourne’s Robbie Laing is hoping Temps Voleur is the horse to hand him successive Victoria Derby wins after the up-and-comer won at Sandown-Hillside on Wednesday.

Temps Voleur is 2014 Victoria Derby bound for last year's winning trainer Robbie Laing. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Last Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival Laing won the $1.5 million Group 1 AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m) ...

Justaway out to Justify Victoria Derby 2014 Bid

Justaway out to Justify Victoria Derby 2014 Bid

Flemington’s Steve Richards is gearing up for a big Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival with his three-year-old contingent including up-and-comer Justaway who is being targeted towards the 2014 Victoria Derby.

Whether the now two-year-old Thewayyouare gelding is deserving of a shot at the $1.5 million Group 1 AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m) will be better known after this weekend when they ...