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Epsom preview: Investec Derby (16.30)

| 06.06.2015

Epicuris looks decent each-way value in a wide open renewal of the Investec Derby at Epsom (16.30). The French challenger is trained by Criquette Head-Maarek, who is aiming to be the first female trainer to win the premier Classic, and has won three of his four starts. Epicuris was unbeaten... View Article

2015 Investec Derby runners facts and figures

| 06.06.2015

A look at some fact and figures surrounding the 12 runners set go to post for the Investec Derby at Epsom (16.30). Carbon Dating If the outsider of the field wins, he will be the biggest priced winner of the Investec Derby since Snow Knight landed the Epsom Classic at... View Article

Coral 2015 Investec Derby stats guide

| 06.06.2015

The Investec Derby is considered the ultimate test for a three-year-old due to the unique undulations of Epsom and a number of attributes are needed to land the premier Classic. One of the most important in the 1m 4f Group 1 contest is stamina. Thirteen of the last 15 winners... View Article

Epsom preview: Investec Coronation Cup (15.10)

| 06.06.2015

This year’s renewal of the Group 1 Investec Coronation Cup appears to be a match on paper between French raiders Dolniya and Flintshire, and the former looks a worthy favourite to come out on top. Dolniya is trained by Alain De Royer Dupre and has won five of her eight... View Article

2015 Investec Coronation Cup runners facts and figures

| 06.06.2015

A look at some fact and figures surrounding the six runners set go to post for today’s Group 1 Investec Cronation Stakes over 1m 4f at Epsom today (15.10). Ayrad Owned by Kuwaiti businessmen Saleh Al Homaizi and Imad Al Sagar, who will be forever linked to Frankie Dettori’s only... View Article

Epsom preview: Investec Woodcote Stakes (14.35)

| 06.06.2015

Aleko impressed when winning on his debut, and can provide trainer Mark Johnston with his fifth winner of the Woodcote Stakes (14.35). The colt showed blistering speed to make all and readily beat Menai by 2 1/4 lengths in a 6f contest at Haydock. Aleko stayed on strongly to win... View Article

2015 Investec Derby: Giovanni Canaletto the wishing-well prediction

| 05.06.2015

If local Epsom folklore is to be believed, Giovanni Canaletto will win the Investec Derby tomorrow (Saturday, June 6th). Tradition dictates that the name of the Derby-winning horse is chalked on to the wishing-well of the Amato pub in Epsom the morning before the race – and today Giovanni Canaletto’s... View Article

Epsom preview: Investec Oaks (16.30)

| 05.06.2015

Crystal Zvezda looked something special when scoring on her seasonal reappearance and can provide trainer Sir Michael Stoute with a third success in the Investec Oaks (16.30). The Newmarket handler has previously been successful in the Group 1 classic with Fair Salina (1978) and Unite (1987), and in Crystal Zvezda... View Article

Epsom preview: Investec Diomed Stakes (15.10)

| 05.06.2015

Arod shaped really well last time out and can take advantage of a drop in grade to get back on the winning trail in the Investec Diomed Stakes (15.10). This Peter Chapple-Hyam trained colt had some top class form to his name last season, including when beaten just 3/4 of... View Article

Epsom preview: Princess Elizabeth Stakes (14.00)

| 05.06.2015

Bold Lass is on a serious upward curve and looks decent value to take the step up into Group 3 company in her stride and land the Princess Elizabeth Stakes (14.00). The David Lanigan trained four-year-old has won four of her six starts on the turf, and posted a career-best... View Article