News About Victoria Derby First Acceptances

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.

Ladbrokes Classic winner Good Standing is among the 37 first acceptances taken for the 2016 Victoria Derby this Melbourne Cup Carnival. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Down from 106 nominations back in late September, the ...

Vanbrugh Among 33 Victoria Derby 2015 First Acceptances

Vanbrugh Among 33 Victoria Derby 2015 First Acceptances

Chris Waller’s flying Spring Champion Stakes winner Vanbrugh is still on way to a 2015 Victoria Derby run in Melbourne Saturday week with the colt one of 33 first acceptances for the Flemington classic this week.

Spring Champion Stakes winner Vanbrugh is among 33 first acceptances taken for Flemington’s 2015 Victoria Derby this Melbourne Cup Carnival. Photo: Steve Hart....

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 ...