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Capacity 2017 Victoria Derby Field Confirmed

Capacity 2017 Victoria Derby Field Confirmed

After a number of notable withdrawals the official Victoria Derby 2017 field for the big one at Flemington on Saturday has been confirmed and features a capacity line-up. The premier race for three-year-old stayers during the spring, this season’s Group 1 $1.5 million Victoria Derby (2500m) has attracted a full 16 starters plus an emergency…

Capacity 2016 Victoria Derby Field Released

Capacity 2016 Victoria Derby Field Released

A full field of three-year-old stayers will face off at Flemington Racecourse in the Victoria Derby 2016 this Saturday with final acceptances taken on Wednesday. Due to run as Flemington Race 7 at 3:50pm (AEDT), this year’s $1.5 million Group 1 AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m) has attracted a capacity 16 starters plus four emergencies awaiting…

Capacity 2015 Victoria Derby Field Released

Capacity 2015 Victoria Derby Field Released

A capacity field of three-year-olds will take to the Flemington track in Saturday’s marquee race – the Victoria Derby 2015 – for the opening day of the famous Melbourne Cup Carnival. Due to jump as Flemington Race 7 as one of four elite levels on the bumper nine-race line-up, this year’s $1.5 million Group 1…

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. Australia’s oldest classic race, this year marks the 160th edition of the $1.5 million Victoria Derby (2500m) and the 23rd year the race has…

2013 Victoria Derby Barrier Draw – Favourites Out Wide

2013 Victoria Derby Barrier Draw – Favourites Out Wide

The official Victoria Derby 2013 barrier draw has been conducted with one-time favourite for Saturday’s race Complacent drawing wide in gate 14. Running as Flemington Race 6 at 3:00pm (AEST), this year’s $1.5 million Group 1 AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m) attracted a final field of 16 starters plus two emergencies when final acceptances closed this…

Full Victoria Derby Field 2013 Released

Full Victoria Derby Field 2013 Released

The final field for this Saturday’s 2013 Victoria Derby has been released with the Flemington classic shaping up as a crack showdown headed by Peter Snowden’s Group 1 winner Complacent. Running as one of four elite level features on the opening day of the iconic Melbourne Cup Carnival, this year’s $1.5 million Group 1 AAMI…

Victoria Derby Barrier Draw 2011 – Manawanui in Gate Eight

Victoria Derby Barrier Draw 2011 – Manawanui in Gate Eight

Prominent and deserving 2011 Victoria Derby favourite Manawanui has fared well in the barrier draw for Saturday’s three-year-olds’ classic at Flemington, the Ron Leemon-trained galloper coming up with gate eight in the capacity field. The 16-starter plus two-emergency final field for the $1.5 million Group 1 AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m) was released earlier this morning,…

Official Victoria Derby 2011 Field & Jockeys

Official Victoria Derby 2011 Field & Jockeys

This morning Racing Victoria released the final acceptances for the 2011 Victoria Derby running this Saturday on the opening day of the Melbourne Cup Carnival, pronounced favourite Manawanui to face a full field of 15 rivals. Highlighting a crack nine-race program at Flemington on Saturday, the $1.5 million Group 1 AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m) is…