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Victoria Derby

2016 victoria derbyThe 2016 Victoria Derby highlights the first day of the four-day Melbourne Cup Carnival on Saturday 29th October 2016 at Flemington racecourse in Melbourne.

A $1,500,000 Group 1 race for three-year-olds over 2500 metres, the Victoria Derby is the male equivalent of the Crown Oaks for fillies, which is held on the third day, Crown Oaks Day.

The Victoria Derby is the premier distance race for three-year-olds during the Melbourne spring racing carnival in Victoria and is held on ‘Derby Day’ at Flemington.

It features alongside the $1,000,000 Group 1 Longines Mile over 1600 metres.

2016 Melbourne Cup Carnival

The 2016 Victoria Derby headlines the first Saturday, followed by the 2016 Melbourne Cup on Tuesday, before the 2016 Crown Oaks two days later on Thursday, while the 2016 Emirates Stakes rounds out the Melbourne Cup Carnival on the final Saturday.

  • Victoria Derby Day – Saturday 29th October 2016
  • Melbourne Cup Day – Tuesday 1st November 2016
  • Crown Oaks Day – Thursday 3rd November 2016
  • Enirates Stakes Day – Saturday 5th November 2016

Our preferred online bookmaker Sportsbet has early betting markets available and we highly recommend Sportsbet for all your Victoria Derby betting.

2015 Victoria Derby result

Mick Price trained Tarzino won the 2015 Victoria Derby and was ridden by jockey Craig Newitt.

1st: Tarzino ($2.90) 55.5 Craig Newitt
2nd: Etymology ($13) 55.5 James McDonald
3rd: Kia Ora Koutou ($6.50) 55.5 Joseph Azzopardi

then followed
4th Red Alto ($101) 55.5 Opie Bosson
5th Pay Up Bro ($20) 55.5 Brenton Avdulla
6th Colonel Custer ($61) 55.5 Craig Williams
7th Scadden’s Run ($101) 55.5 Jim Cassidy
8th Lizard Island ($8.00) 55.5 Blake Shinn
9th Shards ($12) 55.5 Hugh Bowman
10th Palace Tycoon ($51) 55.5 Daniel Stackhouse
11th Get The Picture ($9.00) 55.5 Damien Oliver
12th Ayers Rock ($61) 55.5 Darren Gauci
13th Jadeer ($26) 55.5 Dwayne Dunn
14th Extra Choice ($21) 55.5 Ben Melham
15th Man Of Choice ($31) 55.5 Sam Clipperton
16th Iron Boss ($61) 55.5 Tommy Berry

Margins: 2 len, 4.5 len Time: 2:38.39

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