Tasmanian Derby News

2017 Tasmanian Derby Tips

2017 Tasmanian Derby Tips
February 3rd, 2017

Nine three-year-olds will line up for this afternoon’s 2017 Tasmanian Derby in Hobart; offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Northwest Passage remains a clear and dominant favourite in 2017 Tasmanian Derby betting markets with leading online bookie , ahead…

2017 Tasmanian Derby Odds and Betting Update

2017 Tasmanian Derby Odds and Betting Update
February 2nd, 2017

Nine three-year-olds have been confirmed in the 2017 Tasmanian Derby field; offering punters great value from a betting perspective and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. The Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott-trained Northwest Passage has been a revelation this time in and remains a clear and justifiable $1.35…

2017 Tasmanian Derby Field and Barrier Draw

2017 Tasmanian Derby Field and Barrier Draw
January 31st, 2017

Nine three-year-olds will chase black type success in Hobart on Friday afternoon following the release of the 2017 Tasmanian Derby field this morning. Gai Waterhouse and Adrian Bott have unearthed a potential staying star in Northwest Passage, who undoubtedly headlines in the 2017 Tasmanian Derby field. Debuting to racing for…

Mainland Raiders Dominate 2017 Tasmanian Derby Nominations

Mainland Raiders Dominate 2017 Tasmanian Derby Nominations
January 30th, 2017

Ten horses have been included in 2017 Tasmanian Derby nominations; highlighted by the pending appearance of several talented three-year-olds at Hobart Racecourse on Friday afternoon. Northwest Passage demolished a handy field to win the Listed Hobart Guineas (2100m) last week and has been included in 2017 Tasmanian Derby nominations. Northwest…

2016 Tasmanian Derby Tips and Betting Preview

2016 Tasmanian Derby Tips and Betting Preview
February 5th, 2016

Only six runners remain in contention for this afternoon’s 2016 Tasmanian Derby (2200m) at Hobart Racecourse; offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Darren Weir has claimed plenty of staying success through the last 12 months and will saddle Tasmanian…

No Luck for Reinstatement in 2016 Tasmanian Derby for Smerdon

No Luck for Reinstatement in 2016 Tasmanian Derby for Smerdon
February 5th, 2016

Victorian trainer Robert Smerdon was forced to scratch stable mates Spirited Character and Infinite Reign from the field for Friday’s 2016 Tasmanian Derby (2400m) when it was reported both horses suffered minor ailments on the ferry from Victoria. Spirited Character booked his ticket to the 2016 Tasmanian Derby off the…

Jerilderie Letter Primed for 2016 Tasmanian Derby

Jerilderie Letter Primed for 2016 Tasmanian Derby
February 4th, 2016

Leading Tasmanian trainer Adam Trinder has been understandably thrilled with the class displayed by Jerilderie Letter this time and is quietly confident the three-year-old is ready to extend his winning record through Friday’s featured 2016 Tasmanian Derby (2200m). Jerilderie Letter returned to racing for third in the Hesketh McCrimmon Insurance…

Al Shameel In Good Form for 2016 Tasmanian Derby

Al Shameel In Good Form for 2016 Tasmanian Derby
February 4th, 2016

Trainer Patrick Payne has been pleased with the condition of Al Shameel through recent weeks but is unsure whether or not the colt has the class to overcome race favourite Jerilderie letter in Friday’s 2016 Tasmanian Derby (2200m) at Hobart. Al Shameel has been a largely consistent performer for Payne…

2016 Tasmanian Derby Nominations Released

2016 Tasmanian Derby Nominations Released
February 2nd, 2016

Ten three-year-olds have been included in nominations for Friday’s 2016 Tasmanian Derby (2200m) at Hobart; highlighted by the inclusion of some of a number of leading locals and mainland raiders. Peter Moody has included All That I Know in 2016 Tasmanian Derby nominations, who has found great form leading into…

2015 Tasmanian Derby Betting Update

2015 Tasmanian Derby Betting Update
February 5th, 2015

Just ten runners have been confirmed in the 2015 Tasmanian Derby (2200m) final field, offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Having returned to racing in typically competitive form this season, mainland raider Dandy Gent has opened as and maintained…