This was run in 1970 and the winner was trained by M.V.O'Brien. There were 11 runners and the winning time was 2 mins 34.6 secs. The winner won a first prize of £62,311, the equivalent of £1,360,000 today.

THE DERBY 1970

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Can you provide the names of any jockeys, owners or betting?

The Youtube website and bank of film clips provide excellent coverage of the Epsom Derby. The link below is a 2 minute 21 second clip of the Derby. http://www.youtube.com/watch?gl=GB&v=jBgnJR2D_dU&hl=en-GB

Pos. Horse Jockey Owner
1 NIJINSKY L.Piggott C.W.Englehard
2 GYR    
3 STINTINO    
4 GREAT WALL    
5 MEADOWVILLE    
6 THE SWELL    
7 APPROVAL    
8 LONG TILL    
9 CRY BABY    
10 TAMBOURINE MAN    
11

MON PLASIR

   
11/8 Nijinsky