News About: Victoria Derby

Two derby winners among nominations for Grand Prix Stakes

Two derby winners among nominations for Grand Prix Stakes

22 May, 2017

Victoria Derby winner Prized Icon and South Australian Derby winner Volatile Mix are among the nominations for Group 3 $150,000 Mullins Lawyers Grand Prix Stakes (2200m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Prized Icon, above, is among the nominations for the Grand Prix Stakes at Eagle Farm. Photo by Steve Hart.

Twenty-five three year olds have …

So Si Bon at his top for Australian Derby

So Si Bon at his top for Australian Derby

31 Mar, 2017

Trainer Robbie Laing has So Si Bon at his top for the clash against the Kiwi three year olds in the Group 1 $2m BMW Australian Derby (2400m) at Randwick on day one of ‘The Championships’ on Saturday.

Kerrin McEvoy, above, rides So Si Bon in the Australian Derby at Randwick. Photo by Race Horse …

Prized Icon at his best for the 2400m of the Australian Derby

Prized Icon at his best for the 2400m of the Australian Derby

28 Mar, 2017

Recent racing will ensure that Victoria Derby winner Prized Icon will strip in prime condition to run out a strong 2400m in the Group 1 $2m BMW Australian Derby at Randwick on day one of ‘The Championships’ on Saturday.

Prized Icon, above, is ready to run a strong 2400m in the Australian Derby at Randwick. …

Australian Derby Likely For Jon Snow After Tulloch Stakes Win

Australian Derby Likely For Jon Snow After Tulloch Stakes Win

25 Mar, 2017

Jon Snow is set to back-up in the 2017 Australian Derby next weekend after he made his Australian racing debut with an impressive victory in the Tulloch Stakes at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon.

Jon Snow was too good for his rivals in the 2017 Tulloch Stakes at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon. Photo by: Steve Hart…

2017 Rosehill Guineas shaping up well with quality nominations

2017 Rosehill Guineas shaping up well with quality nominations

14 Mar, 2017

Last start Randwick Guineas winner Inference is among the quality nominations for the Group 1 $600,000 Sky Racing Rosehill Guineas (2000m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Inference, above, is among the nominations for the 2017 Rosehill Guineas at Rosehill. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Team Hawkes trained Inference showed his liking for a rain affected surface …

Randwick Guineas dream result for Echo Effect hinges on vet check

Randwick Guineas dream result for Echo Effect hinges on vet check

2 Mar, 2017

Echo Effect will have to pass a vet check before he will be able to deliver a dream result for Wyong trainer Kristen Buchannan in the Group 1 $1m Girvan Waugh Randwick Guineas (1600m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Comin’ Through, above in yellow colours, is the favourite for the Randwick Guineas at Randwick. Photo by …

Prized Icon to run in Australian Guineas

Prized Icon to run in Australian Guineas

2 Mar, 2017

Dual acceptor Prized Icon has arrived in Melbourne and will take his place in the Group 1 $750,000 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Prized Icon, above, will take his place in the Australian Guineas at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Prized Icon was also an acceptor for the Group 1 $1m Girvan …

1600m of the Randwick Guineas will help Inference’s chances

1600m of the Randwick Guineas will help Inference’s chances

1 Mar, 2017

The step up to 1600m for the Group 1 $1m Girvan Waugh Randwick Guineas at Randwick will help the chances of the Team Hawkes trained Inference.

Tommy Berry, above, rides Inference in the Randwick Guineas at Randwick. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Co-trainer Michael Hawkes expects Inference to perform well after the stable was pleased with …

Prized Icon heads up a full field for 2017 Australian Guineas

Prized Icon heads up a full field for 2017 Australian Guineas

1 Mar, 2017

Victoria Derby winner Prized Icon heads up a full field of three year olds for the 2017 Group 1 $750,000 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Hey Doc, above, is one of the main chances in the Australian Guineas at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The James Cummings trained Prized Icon, with Dean …

2017 Randwick Guineas field to face heavy track conditions

2017 Randwick Guineas field to face heavy track conditions

1 Mar, 2017

The final field of fourteen three year olds for the Group 1 $1m Girvan Waugh Randwick Guineas (1600m) will have to face heavy track conditions at Randwick on Saturday.

Victoria Derby winner Prized Icon, above, will carry the number 1 saddlecloth in the Randwick Guineas at Randwick. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Randwick track …