Tag: 'South Australian Derby'

Qafila claims the South Australian Derby

The only filly in the South Australian Derby, Lindsay Park-trained Qafila, has scored a dominant win in the 2500m Classic under Cory Parish.

Quick trip to Brisbane for Tony McEvoy

Leading trainer Tony McEvoy has made a quick trip to Brisbane to oversee his Doomben 10,000 chances Manuel and Dollar For Dollar's track work.

Qafila set to back up in G1 SA Derby

Qafila will be the only filly in the Group One South Australian Derby, with the three-year-old set to back up after her fourth in the...

Draw gives Savvy Oak shot at G1 SA Derby

The inside draw can help give Savvy Oak an easy passage in the South Australian Derby as he chases Group One success at Morphettville.

Mr Quickie on target for Derby assignment

The South Australian Derby has been the aim for Mr Quickie and trainer Phillip Stokes says he cannot fault the gelding in the lead-up to...

Mr Quickie remains favourite for SA Derby

Despite drawing in the second half of the field, the Phillip Stokes-trained Mr Quickie remains favourite for the Group One South Australian Derby.

Douglas, Thornton with Derby opportunities

Clayton Douglas and Damien Thornton will be among the jockeys chasing their first Group One wins when they ride two of the main South Australian...

Mr Quickie continues path towards Derby

Mr Quickie will be out to confirm South Australian Derby favouritism when he takes on older horses at Caulfield in his final planned lead-up race...

Willetts on the mark again with Leicester

New Zealand bloodstock agent Paul Willetts has a well-earned reputation as a man who can spot equine talent at a young age and that was...

Leicester wins G1 South Australian Derby

Leicester has taken out the Group One South Australian Derby, giving trainer Darren Weir his third successive win in the Classic.

Weir with four as he chases a third Derby

Darren Weir has four runners safely in the final field as he chases a third straight win in the Group One South Australian Derby.