The Victoria Derby. It's not all black and white.
Derby Day is here and we've scoured Fairfax's archive for some of the great moments from past Victoria Derbies. Selected images available from www.fairfaxsyndication.com.
Caryl Williamson Victoria Derby ANTHONY CUMMINGS' gamble in running Fiveandahalfstar in the Victoria Derby has paid the highest dividend: victory in a race he has dreamed of winning most of his life.
Patrick Bartley EXPERIENCED horseman Murray Baker found it hard to contain his joy after he uncovered the new Victoria Derby favourite It's A Dundeel, with the three-year-old putting up a stunning performance to win...
Michael Sharkie Con Karakatsanis now faces nervous wait as legal team considers whether further appeal worthwhile.
Michael Lynch Classy three-year-old heads a formidable Victorian contingent heading to Adelaide.
Chris Roots Drago will be set for the Victoria Derby after an easy four-length victory in the Juvenile Stayer at Rosehill on Saturday.
Chris Roots The unassuming nature of Chris Waller is suited by flying under the radar. He did that successfully on a record-equalling Wednesday and has to some extent heading into Saturday's Doncaster and...
Max Presnell Kelinni, in the Sydney Cup at Royal Randwick, promises to continue the winning flow of Chris Waller.
Chris Roots New Zealand trainer Murray Baker knows the harsh reality of racing but he won't contemplate the thought of It's A Dundeel getting beaten in Saturday's Australian Derby.
Caryl Williamson It's A Dundeel becomes just the fifth horse to claim Sydney's three-year-old triple crown.
Chris Roots Peter Snowden was eyeing the spring with Safeguard after the Exceed And Excel colt continued the wonderful season for his sire by taking out the Kindergarten Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.
Daniel Sankey Can Black Caviar make it 25 wins from 25 starts in today's TJ Smith Stakes at Royal Randwick? Find out first with our live coverage of Australian Derby Day.
Chris Roots In a vintage crop of three-year-olds, It's A Dundeel is starting to stand out.
Chris Roots @hugebowman is emblazoned on the leg of champion rider Hugh Bowman every time he rides these days. It is a sign of the times that Bowman has his Twitter handle on his breeches, but it could prove...
Patrick Bartley A long racing association can reach its zenith at Rosehill.
Chris Roots Fiveandahalfstar sets up best Australian Derby since Octagonal and Saintly in 1996.
Chris Roots Fiveandahalfstar set up the best Australian Derby since Octagonal and Saintly by beating his older rivals in The BMW at Rosehill on Saturday - and the mind games have already begun.
Chris Roots Anthony Cummings says Fiveandahalfstar has the edge on his rivals in Saturday's Australian Derby after a second win, this time at the classic trip of 2400 metres in The BMW on Saturday.
Chris Roots, Sydney Manny Gelagotis hopes Hvasstan can win the Australian Derby at Randwick.
Michael Lynch Few people celebrate a winner with quite as much gusto as the Gelagotis brothers from Moe.