Tag: 'Australian Derby'

Explosive Jack

Explosive Jack seeking fourth Derby

Explosive Jack, the prince of Australian racing, will be looking to etch his name in the record books when he lines-up in the Group 1...
Lion’s Roar

Lion continues to roar at Randwick

Group One winner Lion’s Roar will continue his autumn preparation at Randwick on Saturday. The son of Contributer has continued to please trainer John O’Shea...

Montefilia drawn to stay the distance in Oaks

A week after finishing fourth against the boys in the Australian Derby, Montefilia will back up in the Australian Oaks.
Explosive Jack

Explosive family gives Muollo another Group One win

The success of New Zealand-bred horses in the Group 1 Australian Derby (2400m) continued last Saturday with Explosive Jack taking out the Sydney Classic. The...
Rocket Spade

Wexford duo return home

Group 1 New Zealand Derby (2400m) winner Rocket Spade and Group 1 Auckland Cup (3200m) runner-up Sir Charles Road will return home following their exertions...
Explosive Jack

Explosive Jack heads Kiwi-bred trifecta in Australian Derby

The Ciaron Maher and David Eustace-trained Explosive Jack showed his staying prowess when winning the A$2 million Group 1 Australian Derby (2400m) at Randwick on...
Daily tips and best bets for Randwick

Today’s horse racing tips & best bets | April 10, 2021

Day 1 of The Championships is finally here! Headlined by four Group 1 races the Doncaster Mile, Australian Derby, TJ Smith Stakes & Sires’ Produce...
Eleven Eleven

Group 1 litmus test for emerging sprinter

Promising sprinter Eleven Eleven will spearhead trainer Greg Hickman's team for day one of The Championships at Randwick.

Multi-venue focus for Marsh on Saturday

Cambridge trainer Stephen Marsh has black-type runners at three venues on Saturday, headed by Milford in the A$2 million Group 1 Australian Derby (2400m) at...

Elusive Derby win in sight for Waterhouse and Bott

Tulloch Lodge is putting its faith in an inexperienced three-year-old to deliver Gai Waterhouse an overdue victory in one of the few Sydney G1 races...

Cambridge trainers chasing Doncaster-Derby double

Cambridge trainers Murray Baker and Andrew Forsman will get two chances at Group One glory at Randwick on Saturday on the opening day of The...

Fitter Khoekhoe on song for Derby assault

Khoekhoe was too fresh in the Rosehill Guineas and trainer Matt Cumani believes the three-year-old will be better off in the Australian Derby.

Track gallop to determine Derby start

A start in the Australian Derby at Randwick for Grandslam hinges on a track gallop ahead of the barrier draw on Tuesday.
Kerrin McEvoy

McEvoy warming to Aegon in Doncaster

Fresh from his G1 win aboard Hungry Heart in the Vinery Stud Stakes, Kerrin McEvoy is turning his attention to The Championships.

Patience paying off for connections of Favreau

A more mature Favreau will be out to make an Australian Derby statement via a traditional lead-up to the Group One blue riband.
Force Of Will

Force Of Will primed for Vinery

Group Three winner Force Of Will has arrived in Sydney ahead of her tilt at the Group 1 Vinery Stud Stakes (2000m) at Rosehill on...
Rocket Spade

Derby winner makes the most of Tauranga outing

Exciting three-year-old Rocket Spade provided his connections with the perfect dress rehearsal for his Group 1 Australian Derby (2400m) challenge next month when he gave...
Rocket Spade

Rocket Spade to step out on home soil

New Zealand Derby (2400m) winner Rocket Spade is likely to be seen in action at Tauranga this weekend, where the Group One winner will step...
Four Moves Ahead

Sargent Banks On Slipper Delay Proving A Lucky Move

Trainer John Sargent is hoping the decision to postpone the Golden Slipper meeting by seven days is an omen for third favourite Four Moves Ahead....

Frontman sets off on Australian Derby mission

Cambridge trainer Murray Baker is looking to land a pair of Sydney three-year-old features for a remarkable sixth time with his exciting colt Frontman. Baker,...

Khoekhoe to take Derby step at Rosehill

Trainer Matt Cumani has had a few sleepless nights and expects a few more before Khoekhoe runs in the Group 1 Rosehill Guineas (2000m) on...

Grandslam on march to Australian Derby with Valley win

The younger brother of one of Ciaron Maher’s favourite racehorses has repaid the faith the trainer has in the three-year-old with a stunning victory in...
Rocket Spade

Sydney beckons New Zealand Derby winner

After winning the Group 1 New Zealand Derby (2400m) with Rocket Spade on Sunday, trainers Lance O’Sullivan and Andrew Scott were basking in the glory...
Young Werther

Young Werther to run in Alister Clark Stakes at The Valley

Young Werther will continue his campaign towards a potential start in the Australian Derby when he lines up in the Group 2 Alister Clark Stakes...
Cherry Tortoni

Payne Looking Forward To Clear Guineas Run

Patrick Payne is hoping that Cherry Tortoni can put his hand up as a legitimate Australian Derby chance with a flashing run in the Australian...