Victoria Derby Preview & Betting Tips

Victoria Derby Betting Tips

The Victoria Derby betting tips for the punters can be found right here.

It’s one of Australia’s best three-year-old races and we’ll have your betting tips and wagering strategy for the race as the event approaches.

Victoria Derby Information


  • DateSat 02 Nov, 2019
  • RacecourseFlemington
  • Race Distance2500 metres
  • Conditions3yo - Set Weights
  • StatusGroup 1
  • Prize Money$2,000,000

Victoria Derby Odds

The Victoria Derby betting odds on tote and fixed markets should be released in the days building up to the event.

Check back closer to the race date for a detailed look at the news, and markets as well as all your betting odds ahead of the Derby.

Victoria Derby Bookmaker Offers

Maxmising your investments heading into the major events is important, which is why having an account with the following companies should should ensure you can take advantage of Victoria Derby bookmaker offers.

Victoria Derby History

A large part of the fabric of Melbourne racing, the Victoria Derby was first run and in 1855 by Rose Of May and the race has gone from strength-to-strength ever since. 

The immortal Phar Lap was a winner in 1929, Dulcify took out the event 1978 and in more recent times Extra Brut took out the Derby before being sold to Hong Kong.

Worth $2 million, the Victoria Derby is the feature race on the first day of the Melbourne Cup Carnival, which runs for four total race days over the course of a week. 

These days the event doesn't draw the absolute cream of the crop like it previously did but the huge prize money on offer will ensure the fields are competitive for years to come. 

Victoria Derby Field

The 2019 Victoria Derby field won’t be confirmed until the days leading into the event.

It is one of the main build up races heading towards the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival so check back in the lead up to the race.

Victoria Derby Form Guide

The Victoria Derby form guide is easy in some respects as it is age exclusive but sometimes that can make the job all the more difficult.

Picking the winner of this race is an arduous task in recent times with long priced winners everywhere you look, but one thing that has proven difficult over the journey is going on to greater success. 

We’ll have your Victoria Derby form guide right here in the build up to the race so you can make an informed decision before you wager.

Victoria Derby Previous Winners

Year
Winner
2018Extra Brut
2017Ace High
2016Prized Icon
2015Tarzino
2014Perferment
2013Polanski
2012Fiveandahalfstar
2011Sangster
2010Lion Tamer
2009Monaco Consul
2008Rebel Raider
2007Kibbutz
2006Efficient
2005Benicio
2004Plastered
2003Elvstroem
2002Helenus
2001Amalfi
2000Hit The Roof

Victoria Derby Live Streaming

Those looking to watch the Victoria Derby live stream can do so with a lot of our trusted online bookmakers. 

Bookies like Ladbrokes offer Victoria Derby live streaming, so sign up for a free account and you're good to go.

Victoria Derby Race Schedule

The Victoria Derby fixture is below.

Race 1: Carbine Club Stakes  
Race 2: Wakeful Stakes  
Race 3: TAB Stakes  
Race 4: Lexus Stakes  
Race 5: Coolmore Stud Stakes  
Race 6: Empire Rose Stakes  
Race 7: Victoria Derby  
Race 8: Kennedy Mile  
Race 9: Sprint Handicap

Victoria Derby Barrier Draw

The Victoria Derby barrier draw is conducted once the final field is set in stone.

Check back in the week leading up to the Group One for the Victoria Derby barrier draw.

Victoria Derby 2018 Result

1st - Extra Brut
2nd - Stars Of Carrum
3rd - Chapada

Victoria Derby Bet Of The Day

Check back here in the week leading into the race for our Victoria Derby bet of the day.

We will have the best bet of the day as well as a betting strategy for the afternoon.

Victoria Derby Social News

Those looking for the latest Victoria Derby social news should visit @FlemingtonVRC on Twitter and Flemington Racecourse on Facebook.

Victoria Derby FAQ

When is the 2019 Victoria Derby? 

The 2019 Victoria Derby runs on Saturday November 2. 

How long is the Victoria Derby? 

The staying contest is run over 2500m. 

Where is the Victoria Derby held? 

The Victoria Derby is held at Flemington, which is located in Melbourne, Australia. 

What time does the Victoria Derby run? 

The Victoria Derby is held at 4:50pm. 

Who won the 2018 Victoria Derby? 

Extra Brut took out the 2018 Victoria Derby. 

What’s the prize money for the 2019 Victoria Derby? 

$2 million is the total prize pool for the 2019 Victoria Derby.