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WATC Derby 2017 Betting Update: Royal Star Scratched

WATC Derby 2017 Betting Update: Royal Star Scratched

All the rage Saturday racing-wise is on Winx in Sydney this afternoon, but over in Perth the 2017 WATC Derby betting markets have been shaken-up with the scratching of the favourite Royal Star.

Jockey Chris Parnham rides new 2017 WATC Derby betting favourite Very Tempting in the Group 2 in Perth on Saturday afternoon. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

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Royal Star Leads 2017 WATC Derby Field & Odds

Royal Star Leads 2017 WATC Derby Field & Odds

The official WATC Derby 2017 field is out for the weekend’s Perth Group 2 featuring sixteen three-year-old stayers led in betting by the firm Grant & Alana Williams-trained favourite Royal Star.

Jockey Peter Hall (pictured on 2015 WATC Derby winner Delicacy) rides Final Salute in the Group 2 this weekend in Perth. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

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2017 WATC Derby Betting Update: Royal Star Favourite

2017 WATC Derby Betting Update: Royal Star Favourite

Class filly Royal Star is current favourite in pre-field WATC Derby 2017 betting to beat home the boys in the Group 2 at Ascot Racecourse in Perth this weekend.

2015 WATC Derby winner Delicacy won the WA Oaks – Derby double for Grant Williams who saddles-up the two favoured fillies in the 2017 field this weekend. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

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2016 WATC Derby Betting Tips

2016 WATC Derby Betting Tips

The feature race at Ascot Racecourse this weekend in Perth is the lucrative WATC Derby 2016 for the three-year-olds, betting tips and selections for the staying clash detailed below.

Jockey Joseph Azzopardi (pictured aboard Crucial at Caulfield) rides Saturday’s 2016 WATC Derby favourite in Perth Kia Ora Koutou. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

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Kia Ora Kouta Tops 2016 WATC Derby Odds

Kia Ora Kouta Tops 2016 WATC Derby Odds

Adam Durrant’s Group 1 placed gelding Kia Ora Koutou has opened clear favourite in WATC Derby 2016 betting to return to the winners’ stall for the first time this year at Perth’s Ascot Racecourse on Saturday.

Last year’s WATC Derby winner Delicacy (pictured) was trained by Grant Williams who has three in the 2016 edition of the Perth feature ...

Rohan Tops 2012 WATC Derby Odds

Rohan Tops 2012 WATC Derby Odds

Vaughn Sigley’s progressive three-year-old Rohan has been installed as the narrow favourite in an open betting affair for Saturday’s other Derby showdown, the WATC Derby 2012 running at Ascot in Perth.

Of the 14 youngsters engaged to face off in this year’s edition of the $400,000 Group 1 Schweppes W.A.T.C. Derby (2400m), Race 7 at Ascot at 4:15pm on ...

WATC Derby 2012 Odds & Nominations

WATC Derby 2012 Odds & Nominations

Early entries and odds for the upcoming 2012 WATC Derby in Perth have now been released, Vaughn Sigley’s promising Blackfriars colt Rohan topping the early markets for the Ascot feature.

Set to run at Ascot on Saturday April 14, the $400,000 Group 2 W.A.T.C. Derby (2400m) attracted 78 nominations, five of which have since been ruled out of contention....