News About: South Australian Derby

Callow new rider for Grand Chancellor in Chairman’s Stakes

Callow new rider for Grand Chancellor in Chairman’s Stakes

27 Apr, 2017

Melbourne jockey Noel Callow will be the new rider for South Australian Derby hopeful Grand Chancellor in the Group 3 $120,000 Chairman’s Stakes (2030m) at Morphettville on Saturday.

Jockey Noel Callow, above, is the new rider for Grand Chancellor in the Chairman’s Stakes at Morphettville. Photo by Steve Hart.

Callow replaces the injured Dom Tourneur …

Tulloch Stakes scratching Rising Red in doubt for Australian Derby

Tulloch Stakes scratching Rising Red in doubt for Australian Derby

23 Mar, 2017

A mystery lameness that has forced the scratching of Rising Red from the Group 2 $200,000 Power Distribution Australia Tulloch Stakes (2000m) at Rosehill on Saturday could spell the end of an Australian Derby campaign for Kiwi three year old.

Prized Icon, above, is the current favourite for the Tulloch Stakes at Rosehill. Photo by …

Godolphin chasing another Country Cup win in Bendigo Cup

Godolphin chasing another Country Cup win in Bendigo Cup

25 Oct, 2016

The powerful Godolphin stable is chasing another Victorian Country Cup win with English visitor Francis Of Assisi in the Group 3 $300,000 Jayco Bendigo Cup (2400m) at Bendigo on Wednesday.

Francis of Assisi, above, is one of the main changes in the Bendigo Cup. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Charlie Appleby trained Francis Of …

Melbourne Cup hopeful Howard Be Thy Name Bendigo Cup No. 1

Melbourne Cup hopeful Howard Be Thy Name Bendigo Cup No. 1

24 Oct, 2016

Melbourne Cup hopeful Howard Be Thy Name will lead the field out for the Group 3 $300,000 Jayco Bendigo Cup (2400m) at Bendigo on Wednesday.

Howard Be Thy Name, above, is the top weight for the Bendigo Cup. Photo by Jenny Barnes.

The Darren Weir trained Howard Be Thy Name was today also among the …

Etymology has to overcome wide barrier in Queensland Derby

Etymology has to overcome wide barrier in Queensland Derby

9 Jun, 2016

Tough staying three year old Etymology will have to overcome a wide barrier if he is to win the Group 1 $600,000 Channel Seven Queensland Derby (2400m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Jockey James McDonald, above, will ride Etymology in the Queensland Derby at Eagle Farm. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

The John O’Shea …

Howard Be Thy Name draws perfectly at 2 for Queensland Derby

Howard Be Thy Name draws perfectly at 2 for Queensland Derby

8 Jun, 2016

Favourite Howard Be Thy Name has drawn perfectly at barrier two for the Group 1 $600,000 Channel Seven Queensland Derby (2400m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Howard Be Thy Name, above. has drawn perfectly at barrier 2 for the Queensland Derby at Eagle Farm. Photo by Jenny Barnes.

The Darren Weir trained Howard Be Thy …

Mackintosh confirmed for Queensland Derby, among 1st acceptances

Mackintosh confirmed for Queensland Derby, among 1st acceptances

1 Jun, 2016

Champion trainer Chris Waller has confirmed a start for Mackintosh in the Group 1 $600,000 Channel Seven Queensland Derby (2400m) at Eagle Farm on June 11.

Mackintosh, above, is among the first acceptors for the Queensland Derby at Eagle Farm. Photo by Daniel Costello.

The former New Zealand trained Macintosh is one of twenty-eight three …

Mackintosh remains unbeaten for Waller with Grand Prix Stakes win

Mackintosh remains unbeaten for Waller with Grand Prix Stakes win

28 May, 2016

Former Kiwi trained three year old Mackintosh remains unbeaten for trainer Chris Waller and will now head to the Queensland Derby after winning the Group 3 $150,000 Mullins Lawyers Grand Prix Stakes (2200m) at Doomben today.

Mackintosh remains unbeaten for trainer Chris Waller with his win in the Grand Prix Stakes at Doomben. Photo by …

Howard Be Thy Name going for five straight in Grand Prix Stakes

Howard Be Thy Name going for five straight in Grand Prix Stakes

27 May, 2016

Darren Weir’s latest three year old star Howard Be Thy Name is searching for five straight wins when he lines up in the Group 3 $150,000 Mullins Lawyers Grand Prix Stakes (2200m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Howard Be Thy Name. above, is going for five straight wins in the Grand Prix Stakes at Doomben. Photo …

Mackintosh has plenty in his favour for Grand Prix Stakes

Mackintosh has plenty in his favour for Grand Prix Stakes

26 May, 2016

Queensland Derby favourite Mackintosh has plenty of things in his favour as he chases a hat trick of wins in the Group 3 $150,000 Mullins Lawyers Grand Prix Stakes (2200m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Mackintosh, above, will run the favourite for the Grand Prix Stakes at Doomben. Photo by Daniel Costello.

The front running Mackintosh …