This was run on Thursday 22nd May 1828 and there were 15 runners from an initial entry of 89. There was a dead heat and this resulted in a run-off which was won by Cadland by half a length. The first prize was £2,600, (The equivalent of £268,800 in today's terms based on Bank of England inflation calculator). The winner was bred by the 5th Duke of Rutland and trained by Dixon Boyce.

THE DERBY 1828

CADLAND SR 2016

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Pos. Horse Jockey Owner
1 CADLAND JemRobinson Duke of Rutland
2 THE COLONEL William Scott Mr Petre
Also ZINGANEE ----- Mr W.Chifney
Also ALCASTON ----- Mr Benson
Also COLT BY WALTON ----- Mr Payne
Also RIOTER ----- Lord Ailesbury
Also OMEN ----- Duke of Grafton
Also LANCASTRIAN ----- Duke of Grafton
Also NAVARION ----- Lord Grosvenor
Also CHALLENGER ----- Mr Sdaler
Also LAMBTONIAN ----- Mr Houldsworth
Also MERCHANT ----- Mr Thornhill
Also PALEMON ----- Mr Sowerby
Also JOHN DE BART ----- General Grosvenor
Also

SCIPIO

----- Mr Heathcote
  Betting    
7/2 The Colonel    
4/1 Cadland    
10/1 Zinganee    
8/1 Colt by Walton    
14/1 Lambtonian    
18/1 Omen    
20/1 Challenger    
20/1 Lancastrian    
In the run-off they bey 4/5 The Colonel and Evens Cadland.
Picture courtesy of Michael Church, Official Epsom Derby Historian.

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