What Racing Is On This Weekend - 29/04/20

Australia - Early Saturday Morning

The South Australian Derby is the feature staying race for three year olds during the Adelaide Carnival.

Mophettville Racecourse are the hosts and it is the highlight of a card which also holds the Schweppes Oaks and TAB Classic.

USA - Saturday Evening / Early Sunday Morning

We have some high class action stateside this weekend where the Arkansas Derby has been divided into two divisions at Oaklawn Park.

Each division will award 170 points en route to the Kentucky Derby, which has been pushed back to September. This race for previously scheduled for early April but it was changed to this weekend in light of the news at Churchill Downs.

USA - Saturday Evening / Early Sunday Morning

The Oaklawn Handicap is a $1m prize race ran over 9 furlongs. It is open to four year olds and older but the younger generation tend to dominate the race, winning 8 of the previous 10 renewals.

Japan - Sunday Morning

The Tenno Sho is a Grade 1 event held at Kyoto racecourse in Japan and this year’s favourite Fierement may be known to European racing fans, having contested last year’s Arc De Triomphe.