Investec Derby Festival
|Friday 31st May & Saturday 1st June 2019|
Yearling Entries for 2020 Investec Derby 12/12/18
A total of 356 yearling entries (up from 339 last year) are revealed for the 241st running of the premier Classic, the Investec Derby, at Epsom Downs on Saturday, June 6, 2020.
Gosden’s Next Superstar is Just Too Darn Hot 03/09/18
Every trainer with smart two-year-old colt dreams of winning the Derby but they will now be shaking in their boots after Too Darn Hot’s scintillating performance in the Group 3 Solario Stakes.
Masar wins the Investec Derby for Godolphin 02/06/18
A first Classic success for Godolphin trainer Charlie Appleby as Masar wins the Investec Derby under William Buick, defeating Dee Ex Bee and Roaring Lion.
Forever Together wins the Investec Oaks 01/06/18
Forever Together's superb four and a half length victory was a seventh in the fillies' mile and a half Classic for trainer Aidan O'Brien.
Cracksman Wins the Coronation Cup 01/06/18
The red-hot favourite Cracksman, ridden by Frankie Dettori, left it late but eventually got on top in an eventful running of the Group One Investec Coronation Cup.
Tanasoq wins Dash for Midgley 02/06/18
Paul Midgley recorded his second victory in the £100,000 Investec Corporate Banking 'Dash' Handicap following the victory of 12/1 shot Tanasoq in the five-furlong event, which attracted the maximum field of 20.
O'Brien Happy with Saxon Warrior 15/05/18
Aidan O'Brien speaks at length about the talent at his disposal, including star Saxon Warrior, who heads the betting for the 2018 Investec Derby.
Wells Farhh Go Among Six Second Entries 04/04/18
Unbeaten G3 Acomb Stakes victor Wells Farhh Go is one of six second entries for the world's premier Classic, the G1 Investec Derby, at Epsom Downs on Saturday, June 2.
Yearling Entries for 2019 Investec Derby Revealed 13/12/17
The 240th running of Britain's premier Classic and richest race, run over a mile and a half for three-year-old colts and fillies, carries a prize fund of at least £1.5-million. There are 338 yearling entries for the 2019 renewal.
Wings Of Eagles Swoops in Investec Derby 03/06/17
Wings Of Eagles caused a huge 40-1 upset in the Investec Derby at Epsom to propel jockey Padraig Beggy into the limelight.
Enable Outstays Rhododendron to Win the Oaks 02/06/17
Enable ran out an impressive winner of the Investec Oaks at Epsom in the hands of Frankie Dettori.
Highland Reel Takes Coronation Cup 02/06/17
Trainer Aidan O'Brien won his eighth Investec Coronation Cup with Highland Reel, who made most of the running and held off a determined challenge from second-placed Frontiersman.
Prince is Dash King for a Record Third Time 03/06/17
The Tony Coyle-trained Caspian Prince became the first horse to win the Dash on three separate occasions as he gamely held on in the 2017 edition of the five furlong event under Tom Eaves.
First entries for 2018 Investec Derby revealed 14/12/16
Dec 14 448 exciting yearling entries are unveiled today for the 239th running of the premier British Classic, the Investec Derby, which takes place at Epsom Downs on Saturday, June 2, 2018.
Harzand Takes 2016 Investec Derby 04/06/16
Dermot Weld won his first Investec Derby at Epsom as Harzand held off US Army Ranger to win the premier Classic.
Minding Storms Home in Investec Oaks 03/06/16
Aidan O'Brien's filly looked to be in all sorts of trouble having been hampered at the top of the straight but proved she was the best horse by far.
Postponed Dominant in Coronation Cup 04/06/16
Roger Varian's Postponed slammed his Coronation Cup rivals by four and a half lengths under Andrea Atzeni.
Caspian Price Captures 'Investec Corporate Banking 'Dash'04/06/16
The Dean Ivory-trained Caspian Prince was a narrow winner of the Investec Corporate Banking Dash, the fourth race of Investec Derby Day.
Edward Smith Stanley, the 12th Earl of Derby, organised a race for himself and his friends to race their three-year-old fillies over one and a half miles. He named it the Oaks after his estate. The race became so successful that the following year a new race was added for colts and fillies.