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Hampton Court The One to Beat in 2014 Victoria Derby

Hampton Court The One to Beat in 2014 Victoria Derby
October 31st, 2014

Finding exceptional form leading into Saturday’s feature at Flemington, trainer Gai Waterhouse is bullish of classy three-year-old Hampton Court’s chances in the Group 1 Victoria Derby (2500m), believing he is capable of an all-round polished performance.

Trainer Gai Waterhouse is confident of a second Group 1 victory for Hampton Court in the 2014 Victoria Derby. Photo: Steve Hart

Securing …

2014 Victoria Derby Betting Preview and Tips

2014 Victoria Derby Betting Preview and Tips
October 31st, 2014

A classy and capacity field of three-year-olds has been confirmed for Saturday’s featured Group 1 Victoria Derby (2500m) at Flemington Racecourse, offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning bet.

Hampton Court is a leading chance for success in the 2014 Victoria Derby. Photo: Steve Hart

Having returned to racing in exceptional …

2014 Victoria Derby Betting Update

2014 Victoria Derby Betting Update
October 30th, 2014

A classy field of sixteen plus one emergency has been confirmed for Saturday’s featured Group 1 Victoria Derby (2500m) at Flemington Racecourse, offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning bet.

Hampton Court remains clear favourite in 2014 Victoria Derby betting markets. Photo: Steve Hart

Having returned to racing in excellent form …

Dunn Confident of Success on Nozomi in 2014 Victoria Derby

Dunn Confident of Success on Nozomi in 2014 Victoria Derby
October 29th, 2014

While unable to produce a winner for the last 40 years of racing, jockey Dwayne Dunn is confident a victory in the Listed Geelong Classic (2200m) will be key in Nozomi breaking through for a maiden victory at the highest level of Australian racing in Saturday’s featured Group 1 Victoria Derby (2500m).

Dwayne Dunn is confident of success aboard Nozomi …

2014 Victoria Derby Barrier Draw Released

2014 Victoria Derby Barrier Draw Released
October 29th, 2014

The barrier draw for this weekend’s featured Group 1 Victoria Derby (2500m) at Flemington has been completed, confirming all sixteen runners and one emergency with starting alleys.

Outright favourite Hampton Court will leave from barrier 11 in the 2014 Victoria Derby. Photo: Steve Hart

Clear favourite for success in the 2014 Victoria Derby after securing an impressive victory in the …

2014 Victoria Derby Final Field Confirmed

2014 Victoria Derby Final Field Confirmed
October 29th, 2014

A classy field of 16 runners plus one emergency has been confirmed for this weekend’s featured Group 1 Victoria Derby (2500m) at Flemington Racecourse, highlighted by the inclusion of several of the Spring Racing Carnival’s standout three-year-old stayers.

Magicool has been confirmed in the final field for the 2014 Victoria Derby. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

Charging home to …

Bachman Out of 2014 Victoria Derby

Bachman Out of 2014 Victoria Derby
October 29th, 2014

A leading chance for success in this weekend’s feature race at Flemington, classy three-year-old Bachman has been ruled out of the Group 1 Victoria Derby (2500m) following a training mishap at Caulfield on Wednesday morning.

Bachman will not contest the 2014 Victoria Derby after suffering a training mishap on Wednesday morning. Photo: Steve Hart

Steadily building to the task …

Waterhouse Bullish of Hampton Court’s Chances in 2014 Victoria Derby

Waterhouse Bullish of Hampton Court’s Chances in 2014 Victoria Derby
October 28th, 2014

Confirming she will not successfully defend her 2013 crown when removing one-time favourite The Offer from the 2014 Melbourne Cup, trainer Gai Waterhouse is confident of a consolation Group 1 victory with Hampton Court in Saturday’s featured Victoria Derby (2500m).

Trainer Gai Waterhouse is confident in the chances of Hampton Court in the 2014 Victoria Derby. Photo: Steve Hart…

Flemington To Suit Preferment in 2014 Victoria Derby

Flemington To Suit Preferment in 2014 Victoria Derby
October 28th, 2014

Charging home to finish a close second in the Listed Geelong Classic (2200m) last time out on October 22nd, trainer Chris Waller is confident classy colt Preferment is in the right form to break through for a maiden race win in this weekend’s featured Group 1 Victoria Derby (2500m) at Flemington Racecourse.

Trainer Chris Waller is confident of …

Moonovermanhattan Primed for 2014 Victoria Derby

Moonovermanhattan Primed for 2014 Victoria Derby
October 28th, 2014

Charging home to secure an impressive victory in the Group 2 Moonee Valley Vase (2040m) last weekend, trainer Mick Price is confident of a successful transition for classy three-year-old Moonovermanhattan into this weekend’s featured Group 1 Victoria Derby (2500m) at Flemington.

Moonovermanhattan has competed an ideal lead-in to the 2014 Victoria Derby. Photo: Sarah Ebbett

Jumping from the gates …