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2015 Investec Oaks runners facts and figures

| 05.06.2015

A look at some fact and figures surrounding the 11 runners that go to post for today’s Investec Oaks at Epsom (16.30). Al Naamah Will be aiming to keep it in the family as half-sister Was won the 2012 Investec Oaks and uncle New Approach won the 2008 Investec Derby.... View Article

2015 Investec Derby news: Zawraq out, ground conerns for Jack Hobbs

| 04.06.2015

Zawraq will miss the Investec Derby at Epsom on Saturday having failed to recover from a setback earlier in the week. The Dermot Weld trained colt had been Coral’s 5/1 joint second-favourite for the premier Classic, and his defection has resulted in favourite Golden Horn being clipped into 6/4 (from... View Article

Coral go 5/1 about Golden Horn being PLACED in Investec Derby

| 04.06.2015

Coral are offering new customers a special enhanced price of 5/1 about Golden Horn finishing in the first three in the big race of the weekend, the Investec Derby at Epsom. Sign up and register for an online account with us, staking £10, and this outstanding introductory offer applies to... View Article

Investec Derby 2015 news round-up: Zawraq suffers injury scare

| 03.06.2015

Connections of Zawraq have warned the colt is not certain to line up in Saturday’s Investec Derby after suffering an injury scare this morning. The Dermot Weld trained colt, who is unbeaten in two starts and 5/1 with Coral for the big race, was found to be slightly lame on... View Article

Investec Derby 2015: Can Epicuris triumph for France?

| 02.06.2015

Epicuris is the sole French raider in this year’s Investec Derby, and Coral make the talented but quirky colt a 20/1 shot to become the 11th Gallic raider to land the premier Classic at Epsom on Saturday, June 6th. The last French horse to win the contest was the Andre... View Article

Golden Horn 7/4 for Derby glory as Coral go non-runner/no bet

| 02.06.2015

Coral are now non-runner/no bet on the Investec Derby, and make Golden Horn their 7/4 favourite for the Epsom classic on Saturday, June 6th, following today’s latest confirmation stage. As expected, the unbeaten colt was supplemented for the race at a cost of £75k following his impressive win in the... View Article

Will the Dante serve up the Derby winner?

| 14.05.2015

The Dante Stakes (15.15) is day two’s feature race of York’s prestigious May meeting, and over the years this 1m 2f Group 2 contest has proved a key trial for the Investec Derby. The inaugural running was named after the North Yorkshire champion Dante, who won the 1945 running of... View Article

Epsom Preview: Fire Fighting too hot to handle

| 22.04.2015

Fire Fighting has been in good form on the all-weather and looks capable of defying topweight to land the 1m 2f handicap at Epsom today (15.55). Trained by Mark Johnston, the gelding is a tough and consistent sort who has won five of his 22 starts of the turf and... View Article