News About Victoria Derby Day

2017 Coolmore Stud Stakes Option for Lone Eagle

2017 Coolmore Stud Stakes Option for Lone Eagle

The spring’s Coolmore Stud Stakes 2017 could be on the cards for Mick Price’s progressive young sprinter Lone Eagle who is out in the paddock enjoying a short break. The rising three-year-old is a well-bred Zoffany colt, purchased as a yearling from the 2016 Magic Millions Sale for $300,000. During his juvenile campaign Lone Eagle…

Jukebox Tuned for 2017 Coolmore Stud Stakes

Jukebox Tuned for 2017 Coolmore Stud Stakes

Undefeated Inglis Premier winning Jukebox is on track for his spring bid where the untapped Ciaron Maher-trained colt is set to target Flemington’s Coolmore Stud Stakes 2017 in November. A winner of his opening two career starts during the summer, Jukebox was a $200,000 buy from last year’s Inglis Premier Yearling Sale. He went some…

Myer Classic 2017 Option for Miss Wilson

Myer Classic 2017 Option for Miss Wilson

Flemington’s 2017 Myer Classic could be on the spring agenda for John Bary’s Kiwi mare Miss Wilson this Melbourne Cup Carnival. The rising five-year-old daughter of Stratum has enjoyed five wins over her 17 starts to date and was last seen running a brave fourth to Charmont in the Group 1 NZ Thoroughbred Breeders (1600m)…

Laming on 2017 Myer Classic Payroll

Laming on 2017 Myer Classic Payroll

Cranbourne horseman Richard Laming has the Myer Classic 2017 firmly in his sights this coming Melbourne Cup Carnival for his progressive mare Payroll. The four-year-old daughter of Not A Single Doubt chases her fourth career win at start number 18 this weekend on Tattersall’s Tiara Day in Brisbane, but not in Group 1 class. Laming…

Noblet Goes Silent on Tattersall’s Tiara 2017 Bid

Noblet Goes Silent on Tattersall’s Tiara 2017 Bid

Caulfield’s Andrew Noblet has opted not to press onto next month’s 2017 Tattersall’s Tiara with his Group 1 winning mare Silent Sedition who has been sent for a spell ahead of a spring return. Four-year-old War Chant mare Silent Sedition will not head up to Queensland for a shot at the $500,000 Group 1 Tattersall’s…

Victoria Derby Day 2016 – Flemington Best Bets

Victoria Derby Day 2016 – Flemington Best Bets

The opening Melbourne Cup Carnival race day runs at the famous Flemington Racecourse on Saturday with 2016 Victoria Derby Day, best bets for the all-Group race card from the Races.com.au team detailed below. Racing kicks off this Derby Day at 11:45pm (AEDT) and continues through until Race 9 brings the action to a close –…

2016 Lexus Stakes Betting Tips & Updated Odds

2016 Lexus Stakes Betting Tips & Updated Odds

The Lexus Stakes 2016 on Derby Day offers a final chance at making the Melbourne Cup field to the stayers lining-up at Flemington, and below are our insider betting tips and the updated odds on the handicap feature. Running as Flemington Race 4 at 1:40pm (AEDT) on Saturday, the $300,000 Group 3 Lexus Stakes (2500m)…

2016 Salinger Stakes Betting Tips & Odds Update

2016 Salinger Stakes Betting Tips & Odds Update

The Salinger Stakes 2016 is the last of nine Group races running at Flemington Racecourse on VRC Derby Day, betting tips and the latest odds on the handicap sprint listed below. Set to close the card as Flemington Race 9 at 5:20pm (AEDT) this Saturday, a final field of eleven sprinters is set to face…

2016 Wakeful Stakes Tips & Odds Update

2016 Wakeful Stakes Tips & Odds Update

A major lead up to next Thursday’s Crown Oaks, the Wakeful Stakes 2016 takes place on Victoria Derby Day this weekend at Flemington and betting tips along with the latest odds on the three-year-old fillies’ feature can be found below. Due to run as Flemington Race 2 at 12:20pm (AEDT) on Saturday, this season’s $300,000…

Myer Classic 2016 Tips & Odds Update

Myer Classic 2016 Tips & Odds Update

The 2016 Myer Classic is one of four elite levels on the Victoria Derby Day card at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday, betting tips and the updated odds on the mile feature for fillies and mares detailed below. There are fifteen female milers in the mix for this year’s $500,000 Group 1 Myer Classic (1600m), the…