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The Derby Festival

Saturday 5 June 2021

derby day at epsom downs

 

We're sorry you couldn't join us this year and hope you enjoyed following the action from home. We look forward to welcoming you back next summer for The Derby Festival 2021.

The Derby Festival 2021

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 THE OAKS

The feature race of the day, the Group 1 Oaks, is a fillies-only Classic run over the same course and distance as the Coronation Cup and Derby. Alongside the QIPCO 1000 Guineas run at Newmarket and the Ladbrokes St Leger in York, these three races make up the fillies' Triple Crown.

 

Previous winners: Love (2020), Anapurna (2019), Forever Together (2018), Enable (2017)

Leading jockey: Frankie Dettori (5 wins)

Leading trainer: Aidan O'Brien (8 wins)

the derby

Amongst the seven races is the Supreme Test of the Racehorse, The Derby. The one that every Jockey, Trainer and Owner wants to win. The race is run over a distance of 1 mile, 4 furlongs and 10 yards over an undulating course. With an incredible prize pot of £1.5 million, this is Britain's richest, and most prestigious race. 

 

Previous winners: Serpentine (2020), Anthony Van Dyck (2019), Masar (2018), Wings Of Eagles (2017)

Leading jockey: Frankie Dettori (2 wins), Ryan Moore (2 wins)

Leading trainer: Aidan O'Brien (8 wins)

One Chance for Immortality

What makes the Epsom Derby so special?

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About the event

Find out more about the history of the event, including race results and visits from Her Majesty The Queen.

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Racing Replays

Relive your favourite recent races. Replays are available shortly after the horses cross the final post.

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Classic Derby Races

Here, we’ve picked out some of the very best races from the Derby archives, putting them in one place for you to watch from start to finish.

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latest news

Record-breaking eighth Derby for Aidan O'Brien as Serpentine stuns with Investec Derby win

Read more about the record-breaking Investec Derby which was held behind closed doors.

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Epsom Downs looking forward to 2021

Simon Durrant, General Manager of Epsom Downs Racecourse, said: "Despite different circumstances, this year's Investec Derby Day has been fantastic with great q

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G1 Investec Derby - all the news & quotes

Investec Derby (Group 1) - Quotes from winning trainer Aidan O'Brien   Aidan O'Brien created history today by becoming the most successful trainer in the

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The Going

 

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