This was run on Thursday 29th May 1823 and the winner was bred by Mr John Udney and trained by Robert Robson. There were 11 runners from an initial entry of 60. The winner won by a length to claim a first prize of £1,863 15s, the equivalent of £1,460,000 today.

THE DERBY 1823

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Pos. Horse Jockey Owner
1 EMILIUS Frank Buckle Mr John Udney
2 TANCRED William Wheatley Mr J.Roger
Also TALISMAN ----- 4th Duke of Grafton
Also BERTRAM ----- Mr Biggs
Also NICOLO ----- Mr Roger
Also CINDER ----- 4th Duke of Grafton
Also CEPHALUS ----- Mr Ramsbottom
Also TRIUMPH ----- Mr Naylor
Also YOUNG QUIZ ----- Mr Duncombe
Also COLT BY PHANTOM ----- Mr Turner
Also

FELIX

----- Mr Tomes
11/8 Emilius
13/8 Tancred
10/1 Nicolo
14/1 Bertram
100/1 Felix
100/1 Colt by Phantom
100/1 Young Quiz
100/1 Triumph
100/1 Cephalus
100/1 Cinder
100/1 Talisman
  Over-Round 103%