Cazoo Derby (In Memory of Lester Piggott) (Group 1) 1m 4f 6y

  • (3yo, 1m 4f 6y, Class 1, 17 runners)
  • Winner £909,628 2nd £344,860 3rd £172,590 4th £85,974 5th £43,147 6th £21,654
  • Going: Good (Good to Soft in places)
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 2m 36.38s
  • Off time: 16:38:27

Full Result

16:30 Epsom Downs
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st (12) 2 Desert Crown Sir Michael Stoute 3 9-2 R Kingscote 5/2f
SP 5/2f Well placed in mid-division, smooth headway out wide 3f out, led going strongly over 2f out, ridden and came easily clear over 1f out, impressive opened 9/4 touched 11/4
2nd (3) 6 Hoo Ya Mal A M Balding 3 9-2 h David Probert 150/1
SP 150/1 Slowly into stride, held up towards rear, headway and switched out inside final 3f, soon chasing leaders, switched back left to inside over 2f out, soon hung left on camber, went 2nd inside final 2f, no chance with impressive winner, just held on for 2nd
3rd (2) hd 16 Westover R M Beckett 3 9-2 Rob Hornby 25/1
SP 25/1 Wore hood to post, held up in mid-division, headway between horses hanging left from 3f out, held in pocket 2f out, switched right soon after, hung left on camber over 1f out, stayed on into 3rd inside final furlong, closed on 2nd but never any chance with impressive winner opened 33/1
4th (8) 7 Masekela (IRE) A M Balding 3 9-2 Andrea Atzeni 66/1
SP 66/1 Held up towards rear, headway out wide over 1f out, went moderate 4th final 110 yards opened 80/1
5th (16) 1 1 Changingoftheguard (IRE) A P O'Brien 3 9-2 p1 W M Lordan 9/1
SP 9/1 Led, ridden turning in, headed over 2f out, ridden and lost 2nd inside final 2f, chased leaders in 3rd, weakened inside final furlong opened 17/2
6th (4) 14 Stone Age (IRE) A P O'Brien 3 9-2 R L Moore 7/2
SP 7/2 Wore hood to post, sweating, raced in close 3rd, pushed along 3f out, edged left 2f out, soon ridden and lost 3rd, weakened over 1f out opened 4/1 touched 10/3
7th (6) ¾ 8 Nahanni C Appleby 3 9-2 p A Kirby 25/1
SP 25/1 Wore hood to post, slowly into stride, off the pace towards rear, plugged on final furlong, never threatened
8th (5) 9 Nations Pride (IRE) C Appleby 3 9-2 W Buick 15/2
SP 15/2 In mid-division when hampered and lost position 9f out, towards rear, some headway out wide over 2f out, run flattened out and weakened final furlong opened 6/1
9th (11) 17 West Wind Blows (IRE) S & E Crisford 3 9-2 h J Mitchell 40/1
SP 40/1 Tracked leader, ridden 3f out, lost 2nd soon after, chased leaders, weakened final furlong opened 50/1
10th (14) s.h 3 El Habeeb (IRE) J S Moore 3 9-2 J F Egan 250/1
SP 250/1 Rear-division, some late moderate headway, never on terms
11th (17) 5 Grand Alliance (IRE) C Fellowes 3 9-2 D Tudhope 40/1
SP 40/1 Slowly away, outpaced in rear and never on terms opened 50/1 touched 33/1
12th (7) ½ 10 Piz Badile (IRE) Donnacha O'Brien 3 9-2 L Dettori 9/1
SP 9/1 Held up in mid-division, pushed along 3f out, ridden and weakened approaching final 2f opened 10/1
13th (15) 13 Star Of India (IRE) A P O'Brien 3 9-2 J A Heffernan 16/1
SP 16/1 Tracked leaders, ridden and weakened over 2f out opened 14/1
14th (10) 6 4 Glory Daze (IRE) A Oliver 3 9-2 R P Whelan 66/1
SP 66/1 Wore hood to post, always rear-division
15th (13) nk 12 Sonny Liston (IRE) C Hills 3 9-2 Tom Marquand 100/1
SP 100/1 Wore hood to post, off the pace and always towards rear opened 66/1
16th (1) 13 11 Royal Patronage (FR) C & M Johnston 3 9-2 Jason Hart 28/1
SP 28/1 Held up in mid-division on inside, closer and pushed along in 6th early straight, soon pushed along and lost place, behind over 2f out opened 33/1
17th (9) 34 15 Walk Of Stars C Appleby 3 9-2 James Doyle 11/1
SP 11/1 Wore hood to post, always towards rear, never a factor, lost touch final 3f, tailed off and eased opened 20/1

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £3.50 Tote Place £1.55 (2), £17.45 (6), £6.40 (16) Straight Forecast £479.59 Exacta £200.50 Trifecta £5120.50 Swingers 1&2 £54.75,1&3 £17.70,2&3 £165.75

Jackpot £28,493.16 carried forward to Musselburgh, 5th Jun
Placepot £383.80, Pool: £424139.1, 806.65 winning tickets
Quadpot £54.10, Pool: £34827.46, 475.89 winning tickets