2011 Victoria Derby Race Preview

2011 Victoria Derby Race Preview

The 2011 Victoria Derby will be held on February 5, 2011, in Melton, Victoria.

The Group 1 Victoria Derby is worth $200,000 and is Australia’s oldest classic harness race.

Run from a mobile start the 2011 Victoria Derby covers a distance of 2,240 metres.

Currently, Ian Dornauf’s Royal Verdict is favourite with $3.50 a win with Luxbet.

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Tragedy has struck one of the early favourites for the 2011 Victoria Derby, with The Muskeg Express died early Wednesday morning.

The horses death has deeply impacted his trainer Luke McCarthy.

“It’s devastating because he was such a lovely horse with such a bright future,” Mr McCarthy said.

For a more detailed preview of the 2011 Victoria Derby, as well as barrier draws and form, go to our Victoria Derby preview.