This was run on Wednesday 4th June 1975 and the winner was bred by the Overbury Stud and trained by P.Walwyn. There were 18 runners and the winning time was 2 mins 35.35 secs. The winner won a first prize of £106,465.50, the equivalent of £1,090,000 today. The winner won by 3 lengths with 4 lengths between second and third. The winner was owned by Dr Carlo Vittadini, the second by Nelson Bunker-Hunt and the third by Ravi Tikko.

THE DERBY 1975

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The Youtube website and bank of film clips provide excellent coverage of the Epsom Derby. The link below is a 1 minute 23 second clip of the Derby.  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=srssGpMhXsE

Pos. Horse Jockey Owner
1 GRUNDY P.Eddery Dr C.Vittadini
2 NOBILIARY Yves Saint-Martin Nelson Bunker-Hunt
3 HUNZA DANCER Frankie Durr Ravi Tikko
4 ANNE'S PRETENDER Tony Murray  
5 WHIP IT QUICK Philip Waldron  
6 GREEN DANCER Freddie Head  
Also ROYAL MANACLE Willie Carson  
Also FIDION J-C Desaint  
Also DOMINION Ian Johnson  
Also NUTHATCH Walter Swinburn  
Also ROMPER F Morby  
Also RED REGENT Brian Taylor  
Also SEA BREAK J Roe  
Also BRUNI Lester Piggott  
Also NO ALIMONY Joe Mercer  
Also HOBNOB Geoff Lewis  
Also CAROLUS Edward Hide  
Also

TANZOR

Greville Starkey  
6/4 Green Dancer
5/1 Grundy
11/1 Sea Break
16/1 Bruni
16/1 Royal Manacle
18/1 Fidion
20/1 Hobnob
20/1 Nobiliary
20/1 Nuthatch
28/1 Dominion
28/1 No Alimony
33/1 Anne's Pretender
40/1 Red Regent
50/1 Hunza Dancer
66/1 Carolus
66/1 Romper
66/1 Tanzor
66/1 Whip It Quick
Over Round 117%