This was run on Wednesday 6th June 1973 and the winner was bred by the Park Farm Stud and trained by Arthur Budgett. There were 25 runners and the winning time was 2 mins 35.92 secs. The winner won by 1/2 a length with2 1/2 lengths to the third. The winner won a first prize of £66,348.75, the equivalent of £1,010,000 today.


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Can you provide a list of the other owners?

The Youtube website and bank of film clips provide excellent coverage of the Epsom Derby. The link below is a 45 second clip of the Derby.

Pos. Horse Jockey Owner
1 MORSTON Edward Hide A.Budgett
2 CAVO DORO Lester Piggott  
3 FREEFOOT Pat Eddery  
4 KSAR Willie Carson  
Also RAGAPAN Bill Williamson  
Also RELAY RACE Greville Starkey  
Also SEA PIGEON Tony Murray  
Also HONEY CREPE Paul Cook  
Also KNOCK OUT Sandy Barclay  
Also BALOMPIE J.Cruguet  
Also NATSUN Geoff Lewis  
Also PROJECTOR Geoff Baxter  
Also SOLAR WIND T.Murphy  
Also BALLY GAME Yves Saint-Martin  
Also DRAW THE LINE Philip Waldron  
Also DUKE OF RAGUSA Jon Gorton  
Also PROVERB Ernie Johnson  
Also MON FILS Frankie Durr  
Also CLUB HOUSE Joe Mercer  
Also PRINCELY REVIEW George Moore  
Also FLINTSTONE R Parnell  
Also PROBOSCIS Eric Eldin  
Also REMOKE M L (Taffy) Thomas  
Also NOBLE DECREE Brian Taylor  


Freddie Head  
5/1 Ksar
11/2 Mon Fils
9/1 Noble Decree
10/1 Bally Game
11/1 Natsun
12/1 Cavo Doro
20/1 Relay Race
22/1 Club House
22/1 Satingo
25/1 Solar Wind
25/1 Morston
28/1 Projector
28/1 Ragapan
33/1 Freefoot
33/1 Knock Out
40/1 Proverb
45/1 Draw The Line
50/1 Balompie
50/1 Sea Pigeon
66/1 Solar Wind
100/1 Flintstone
200/1 Honey Crepe
200/1 Princely Review
200/1 Proboscis
200/1 Remoke
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