EPSOM OAKS 1967
The 189th Oaks Stakes took place on Friday 9th June 1967 and was won by Pia (100/7), by Darius out of Peseta trained by Bill Elsey, who won by 3/4 length in 2 mins 38.34 secs. The winner won £28,137 (Equivalent to £481,200 in 2017) and there were 12 runners.
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
PIA Edward Hide Bill Elsey Countess Margit Batthyany 100/7
ST PAULI GIRL Bruce Raymond   7/1
LUDHAM Scobie Breasley   100/8
FLEET George Moore   3/1
HANNAH DARLING Ron Hutchinson   100/9
PALATCH Brian Taylor   7/1
AUTUMN MELODY Sandy Barclay   10/1
PERTINACITY Paul Cook   25/1
SLIP STITCH Eric Eldin   100/9
PINK GEM Lester Piggott   7/1
CHASMARELLA Duncan Keith   100/1
MAYFELL Joe Mercer   33/1
      Over Round 111%
For further information on this Classic race 'The Oaks Stakes' by Michael Church provides a comprehensive history of the great race. It is a limited edition volume, limited to 650 copies, and is available from Amazon ISBN 1910498289