News About: Tasmanian Derby

Soft track won’t worry Northwest Passage in Tasmanian Derby

Soft track won’t worry Northwest Passage in Tasmanian Derby

3 Feb, 2017

A rain affected track won’t affect the chances of the odds on favourite Northwest Passage in the Listed $100,000 Schweppes Tasmanian Derby (2200m) at Hobart today.

Jockey Adam Hyeronimus, above on Ecuador winning at Randwick for Gai Waterhouse and Adrian Bott, will be aboard Northwest Passage in the Tasmanian Derby. Photo by Steve Hart.

The …

Northwest Passage odds on favourite for Tasmanian Derby

Northwest Passage odds on favourite for Tasmanian Derby

2 Feb, 2017

Lightly raced three year old Northwest Passage will go to the post as an odds on favourite for the Listed $100,000 Schweppes Tasmanian Derby (2200m) at Hobart on Friday.

Jockey Noel Callow, above, rides Shadow Prince in the Tasmanian Derby at Hobart. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Gai Waterhouse and Adrian Bott trained Northwest Passage …

Mainland runners dominate Tasmanian Derby field

Mainland runners dominate Tasmanian Derby field

31 Jan, 2017

Three year olds trained on the mainland dominate the field for the Listed $100,000 Schweppes Tasmanian Derby (2200m) at Hobart on Friday.

Trainer Gai Waterhouse, above, will saddle up Northwest Passage in the Tasmanian Derby at Hobart. Photo by Daniel Costello.

The Tulloch Lodge trained Northwest Passage is one of six runners from the nine …

Mourinho To Contest Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes

Mourinho To Contest Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes

26 Aug, 2014

Trainer Peter Gelagotis has revealed that Mourinho will have his next race start in the 2014 Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes at Moonee Valley next Saturday after he started his 2014 Spring Racing Carnival campaign with an impressive win over stablemate Hvasstan in the Open Handicap over 1500 metres at Moonee Valley last weekend.

Mourinho …

Mourinho Returns To Winners Circle With JRA Cup Victory

Mourinho Returns To Winners Circle With JRA Cup Victory

27 Sep, 2013

Tough gelding Mourinho bounced back to his best form to record an impressive win in the Group 3 JRA Cup (2040m) at Moonee Valley.

Mourinho produced a strong staying performance to win the Group 3 JRA Cup. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia

Mourinho failed to fire in his previous starts this preparation but produced …

Barysh Quest Draws Closer To Tasmanian Derby

Barysh Quest Draws Closer To Tasmanian Derby

23 Jan, 2012

Late last season Barysh Quest was considered an early prospect for the Tasmanian Derby and there’s been nothing to change that though ever since.

The Gary White trained three year old won the Hobart Guineas in fine style on Sunday and even the interstate challenges may not be enough to deny him the Derby title.…