NZ Derby New Zealand odds

The New Zealand Derby is one of the Kiwi's most famous races.

Run on the first Saturday of March, the race has been a springboard for horses looking to head around the world to continue their assault on Group 1 events.

Check back closer to the race date for detailed New Zealand Derby odds.

NZ Derby New Zealand bookie offers

New Zealand Derby is one of the country's best races but the online bookmakers do not always focus on the event.

There's not always a promotion on the New Zealand Derby, but we will keep you updated if any bookie is prepared to put their neck on the line.

NZ Derby New Zealand field

The New Zealand Derby field is usually finalised a week prior to the event.

We will keep you updated when the field drops for the New Zealand Derby.

NZ Derby New Zealand form guide

There are number of key events that shape the New Zealand Derby.

Leading into the Group 1 event a number of other group events serve as feeder races heading into the Derby, including the Group 2 Avondale Guineas.

We'll keep you up to date with the key players heading into the New Zealand Derby.

NZ Derby New Zealand Previous Results & Winners



Year
Winner
2018Vin De Dance
2017Gingernuts
2016Rangipo
2015Mongolian Khan
2014Puccini
2013Habibi
2012Silent Achiever

NZ Derby New Zealand bet of the day

The New Zealand Derby is notoriously hard to predict with a number of previously lesser known runners using the event as a launching pad towards bigger and better things.

Check back closer to the race date for our detailed best bets of the day at Ellerslie.

NZ Derby New Zealand race schedule

The New Zealand Derby's date has been chopped and changed over the years, but in modern times the date is set for the first Saturday of March.

The 2019 New Zealand Derby will be run and won on Saturday, March 2.

NZ Derby New Zealand history & key facts

Held on the first Saturday of March every year, the New Zealand Derby is arguably one of the country's best races.

A Group 1 event, the New Zealand Derby and the Great Northern Derby were combined into one event at 1973 after almost a 100 years of racing.

Today some of the country's best runners have taken out the race and gone on to compete in Australia, most notably Gingernuts and Mongolian Khan.

NZ Derby New Zealand live streaming & race replay

Ellerslie Racecourse
Vin De Dance secured the 2018 New Zealand Derby.
It was Vin De Dance's Derby at Ellerslie in 2018.

The Murray Baker and Andrew Forsman runner was not the stable's primary runner going into the meet but when you watch the New Zealand Derby race replay you'll understand why the race team has such a high opinion of the horse, who went on to race in Australia.

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