The 61st running of the Irish St Leger was held on Saturday 20th September 1975 over 1 mile 6 furlongs of The Curragh. The winner was owned by Mrs Jane Engelhard, trained by M Vincent O'Brien and ridden by Lester Piggott. The winner won £13,965, winning by 2 lengths in 3 minutes 2.4 seconds, with 2 1/2 lengths back to the third.

IRISH ST LEGER 1975

CAUCASUS (Bay horse by Nijinsky out of Quill) SR 1976

The winning owner won £13,965 (The equivalent of £115,100 in 2018 terms based on Bank of England inflation calculator).

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Pos. Horse Age/Weight Jockey Owner Trainer
1 CAUCASUS 3 9st 0lbs Lester Piggott Mrs Jane Engelhard M Vincent O'Brien
2 QUIET FLING 3 9st 0lbs      
3 SHANTALLAH 3 9st 0lbs     Harry Wragg
4 CZAR PRINCE 3 9st 0lbs Frankie Durr    
5 MUSICVILLE 3 9st 0lbs     Paddy Prendergast
6 NUTHATCH 3 9st 0lbs   Mrs P Lowe John Oxx
There are significant details missing given that there were 13 runners. If you are able to supply missing details then email johnwslusar@gmail.com
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