EPSOM OAKS 1969

The following Epsom Oaks 1969 clip is a 45 secs clip from Youtube
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BrV9sIsCsaU

The 191st Oaks Stakes took place on Saturday 7th June 1969 and was won by Sleeping Partner (100/6), by Parthia out of Old Dutch trained by Doug Smith, who won by 3/4 length in 2 mins 39.94 secs. The winner won £30,422 (Equivalent to £483,700 in 2017) and there were 15 runners.
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
SLEEPING PARTNER John Gorton Doug Smith 6th Earl of Rosebery 100/6
FRONTIER GODDESS Duncan Keith Peter Walwyn Mr Christopher Spence 100/7
MYASTRID Lester Piggott S McGarth (Ire) Mrs P W McGrath 28/1
AGGRAVATE Joe Mercer Arthur Budgett Mr L E Van Moppes 28/1
PARRADELL Taffy Thomas Barling Mrs H Fleetwood-Hesketh 10/1
RAFT Greville Starkey Oxley Mr R D Hollingworth 100/7
WENDUYNE Bill Williamson Paddy Prendergast Mrs J R Mullion 9/2
FULL DRESS Ron Hutchinson Harry Wragg Mr R B Moller 5/2
FINE PORTION R Poincelet G Bartholomew (Fr) Madame Leon Volterra 100/6
VIGIA II Bill Pyers Maurice Zilber (Fr) Mr Daniel Wildenstein 7/1
KIRKWALL P Matthews Paddy Prendergast Mrs J R Mullion 66/1
LOVERS LANE Geoff Lewis Noel Murless Mr M W Wickham-Boynton 100/6
BOUDELLA Brian Taylor H Leader Mrs O H Hammond 33/1
HONEY MATCH Stan Clayton Bruce Hobbs Mr J P Phillips 66/1
PERFECT FRIDAY Jimmy Lindley Jeremy Tree Sir William Pigott-Brown 66/1
      Over Round 113%
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