THEY have been a mainstay of Australian racing and breeding for decades but have never won a Derby in this country.
That can all change at Flemington tomorrow when the Godolphin team saddles up Aramayo in the Group 1 AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m).
The Royal Blue silks secured their first ever classic victory with Masar in this year’s Epsom Derby in England.
Trainer James Cummings has already tasted success in the Victoria Derby with Prized Icon in 2016.
He is the fourth generation of the Cummings family to win the classic, joining his great-grandfather Jim, grandfather Bart and father Anthony.