This was run on Wednesday 1st June 1988 and the winner was bred by HH Aga Khan IV and trained by Luca Cumani at Newmarket. There were 14 runners and the winner won by 1 1/2 lengths in a time of 2 mins 33.84 secs, with 1 1/2 lengths between second and third. The winner and third were owned by HH Aga Khan, whilst the second was owned by Mr R.E.Sangster. The first prize was £296,500, the equivalent of £787,000 today.

THE DERBY 1988

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The Youtube website and bank of film clips provide excellent coverage of the Epsom Derby. The link below is a 2 minute 33 second clip of the Derby.  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0F3q-5woOY0

Pos. Horse Jockey Trainer
1 KAHYASI Ray Cochrane Luca Cumani
2 GLACIAL STORM Michael Hills Barry Hills
3 DOYOUN W.R.Swinburn Sir Michael Stoute
4 RED GLOW Pat Eddery Geoff Wragg
5 KEFAAH John Reid Luca Cumani
6 SHERIFF'S STAR Tony Ives Lady Herries
7 UNFUWAIN Steve Cauthen Major W.R.Hern
8 MINSTER SON Willie Carson Major W.R.Hern
9 PROJECT MANAGER Kevin Manning J.S.Bolger
10 AL MUFTI Richard Hills H.Thomson Jones
11 CHARMER Paul Eddery Major W.R.Hern
12 CLIFTON CHAPEL W.Newnes S.G.Norton
13 MAKSUD M.Roberts R.W.Armstrong
14

AL MUHALHAL

P.D'Arcy H.Thomson Jones
5/2 Red Glow
9/2 Unfuwain
6/1 Minster Son
9/1 Doyoun
11/1 Charmer
11/1 Kahyasi
14/1 Al Mufti
14/1 Glacial Storm
18/1 Sheriff's Star
25/1 Kefaah
66/1 Project Manager
100/1 Clifton Chapel
200/1 Maksud
500/1 Al Muhalhal
  Over-Round 113%