Tag: 'Queensland Derby'

John Wheeler

Wheeler content to watch Stradbroke day from afar

There was a time when John Wheeler was an unmissable fixture of the Queensland winter carnival, but these days he’s content to watch from afar....

Derby dreams fulfilled for popular vet

It was a case of pure elation for Dr Chris Phillips at Eagle Farm on Saturday as the respected equine veterinarian watched on as three-year-old...

Kukeracha dances to Derby glory

The Chris Waller-trained Kukeracha prevailed in a driving finish to the Group 1 Queensland Derby (2400m) to down stablemate Senor Toba with triple Derby hero...
The Bostonian

Today’s horse racing tips & best bets | May 29, 2021

Racing around the country is headlined by the Group 1 Queensland Derby and the Group 1 Kingsford Smith Cup being run and won at Eagle...

Clotworthy enjoying Queensland escape

Leaving the husband at home to look after the kids while you head to Queensland for a few weeks probably sounds enticing to a lot...
Eagle Farm tips, best bets and quaddie picks

Eagle Farm race-by-race betting preview | Saturday, May 29

HorseBetting's Nick Lloyd brings you the best bets and top exotic selections for every race on Queensland Derby Day this Saturday at Eagle Farm.

2021 Queensland Derby betting tips & preview | Eagle Farm, R7

The 2021 Queensland Derby is the feature race at Eagle Farm on Saturday, May 29. See all the top odds, best bets and form guide...

Ayrton prepping well for Fred Best Classic at Eagle Farm

Boom three-year-old Ayrton had his first look around Eagle Farm on Tuesday morning before the Fred Best Classic, which he needs to win to ensure...
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...

Khoekhoe Out Of Queensland Derby – To Be Gelded

Matt Cumani has opted to send his talented stayer Khoekhoe to the paddock to be gelded and will miss the Queensland Derby. Coming off a...
Daqiansweet Junior

Derby start on the line for Cambridge youngster

A start in this year’s Group 1 Queensland Derby (2400m) goes on the line for Cambridge galloper Daqiansweet Junior when he races at Rosehill on...
The Office - urine test

Punt Drunk: NSW trainer banned for switching urine samples

Thursday's edition of Punt Drunk takes in Fortified's eye-catching run at Ipswich and David Pfieffer's disqualification for messing with urine samples...
Explosive Jack

Explosive Jack enters record books with SA Derby win

Explosive Jack made headlines on Saturday when he added the Group 1 South Australian Derby to a trophy cabinet that already includes the Tasmanian Derby...

Queensland Derby tilt likely for Hezashocka

Hezashocka will likely get his chance at Derby glory after his last start heroics. The Shaun and Emma Clotworthy-trained gelding was victorious in the Group...

Vella Hoping To Blaze A Derby Trail

Respected horseman Matthew Vella is thrilled with how Blazing A Trail has returned to work. He's identified the Queensland Derby as his long term mission.
John O'Shea

Track Query For Mr Gee In Grand Prix

A Queensland Derby mission for Mr Gee hinges on how he adapts to the Eagle Farm track in the Group Three Grand Prix Stakes.
Eric The Eel

Kendrick hopes for reversal on Qld Derby

Trainer Stuart Kendrick is hoping there will be a reversal of the decision to scrap the Queensland Derby.
Eric The Eel

Eric The Eel an outside chance for Derby

Trainer Stuart Kendrick believes it is a long shot but he hasn't given up all hope Eric The Eel can make it to Sydney for...

Many options for Profit after trial win

Immediate plans for three-year-old Profit remain unresolved despite his impressive win in a barrier trial at Eagle Farm.

Promising Torrens keeps unbeaten record

Trainer Ethan Ensby's pleas to keep stayer Torrens in Australia continued to pay dividends at the Sunshine Coast.
Corey Brown

Two jockeys suspended over Qld Derby fall

Matt McGillivray and Tommy Berry have been suspended for careless riding leading to a fall in the Queensland Derby in which Corey Brown was injured.
Corey Brown

Queensland Derby fall inquiry to resume

The inquiry into a fall in the Queensland Derby in which dual Melbourne Cup-winning jockey Corey Brown was seriously hurt is set to resume.
Corey Brown

Stewards frustrated at inquiry delay

Queensland stewards are becoming increasingly frustrated at delays in finalising the Queensland Derby fall in which jockey Corey Brown was seriously hurt.

Qld Derby fall inquiry to resume soon

Stewards are facing a juggling act to resume an inquiry into a fall in the Queensland Derby in which leading jockey Corey Brown suffered serious...

Corey Brown determined to continue career

Corey Brown is facing a long stint on the sidelines following a fall in the Queensland Derby but says he has got plenty of time...