Tag: 'VRC Derby'

Gundec wins Derby Preview

Gundec firms in Derby betting as Williams bags Flemington treble

Craig Williams made it a winning treble at Flemington on Wednesday in the Derby Preview aboard Gundec, who has plunged in the betting for the...

Victorian campaign awaits delayed Browne trio

Cambridge trainer David Browne has arrived in Victoria ahead of a spring campaign with a trio of promising gallopers, but has had to wait a...
Sherwood Forest

Refreshed Pike looking forward to spring

Cambridge trainer Tony Pike was savouring the last few hours of a brief Queenstown getaway on Wednesday before the focus switches to overseeing his team...

Tutukaka Derby bound

The Tony Pike-trained two-year-old gelding Tutukaka ticked the first box as he makes a long-range bid for the Group 1 VRC Derby (2500m) with a...
Johnny Get Angry

Pagan eyeing off Melbourne Cup with Johnny Get Angry

Coach-turned-trainer Denis Pagan has revealed that Group 1 VRC Derby winner Johnny Get Angry could be headed towards the 2021 Melbourne Cup.

Oceanex in doubt for Cup

Oceanex was the first horse to book her ticket to the Group 1 Melbourne Cup (3200m) after winning the ballot-exempt Listed The Andrew Ramsden (2800m)...
Thinkin' Big

Midfield barrier for Thinkin’ Big

Favourite Thinkin' Big has drawn barrier nine in the Victoria Derby for three-year-olds at Flemington.

Rain to suit Baker chances

Cambridge trainers Murray Baker and Andrew Forsman are likely to have three runners in Victoria this week and forecast rain on Wednesday and Thursday is...

Luckless Hasabro leaves trainer pondering

Trainer Stephen McKee is weighing up his options as to how progressive three-year-old Hasabro proceeds to the Group 1 VRC Derby (2500m) on November 3....
Vic racing tips

Tarzino the punter’s favourite ahead of 2015 Victoria Derby

THE barrier draw for the 2015 Victoria Derby was completed at Crown Casino earlier this week and the current favourite Tarzino has drawn moderately in...