Every year on the Saturday before the time-honoured Melbourne Cup in early November, a collection of the best three-year-old horses in Australia take to the track at Flemington to contest the $1.5 million Group 1 Victoria Derby (2500m).
Not only is the Victoria Derby one of the country’s finest displays of thoroughbred racing, it is also the ultimate time for punters wanting to get rich during the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival!
With so many exciting gallopers running in the Victoria Derby Field, there is literally millions of dollars on offer for smart punters who bet on the Victoria Derby online.
2016 Victoria Derby Betting
Get Better Victoria Derby Odds Online
The Victoria Derby attracts many fine three-year-olds as it is the country’s oldest and richest classic race for horses this age.
But there is one thing punters should remember before having a bet on the Derby, don’t place your wagers at the TAB.
When seeking the best odds on all the Victoria Derby runners, a premium range of standard and exotic betting options, and the largest payouts the only place to go is to an online bookmaker.
Online bookmakers not only have the longest Victoria Derby odds, they also open their betting markets earlier than land-based betting agencies like the TAB giving punters the first chance to bet on the next Victoria Derby winner at a lucrative price!
Early Victoria Derby Betting Markets
The earlier punters get in on the betting action open on the Victoria Derby at an online bookmaker, the better odds they will lock in and the more money they will win when they pick the Derby champion.
With nominations for the Victoria Derby out over a month before the race takes place, generous online odds are available for the possible starters at this time too at unbelievable prices.
Imagine the thrill of watching the horse you bet on a month ago at double-figure odds run the race of its life and win the Victoria Derby, while other punters waited too late and had bet on it at far shorter odds.
Ante-post or future Victoria Derby betting markets are perfect for punters who know their horse racing and who can spot a winner a month out from the race.
If you prefer more ‘secure’ betting online by waiting until the final field is announced the Wednesday before the Victoria Derby, there is still plenty of great value to be found by enjoying the great odds in the exotic betting markets.
This Victoria Derby if you follow our betting tips by signing up to an online bookmaker for better odds and getting in early or choosing the exotic betting options, then you will be on your way to winning big at Flemington!