EPSOM OAKS 1970
The 192nd Oaks Stakes took place on Saturday 6th June 1970 and was won by Lupe (100/30 fav), by Primera out of Alcoa trained by Noel Murless, who won by 4 lengths in 2 mins 41.46 secs. The winner won £31,319 (equivalent to £473,000 in 2017) and there were 16 runners.
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
LUPE Sandy Barclay Noel Murless Mrs Gladys Joel 100/30
STATE PENSION Duncan Keith   10/1
ARCTIC WAVE Yves Saint-Martin   40/1
NIAMARA Bill Williamson   15/2
AMPHORA John Gorton   100/1
PERONELLE G Thiboeuf   28/1
PRIME ABORD Lester Piggott   5/1
WHITEFOOT Jimmy Lindley   22/1
BON APPETIT Maurice Philipperon   8/1
BLACK SATIN Ron Hutchinson   100/9
HOPTON ASH Greville Starkey   100/1
RAINBOW BAY Edward Hide   100/1
FRENCH SCORE Geoff Lewis   7/1
MACAW Frankie Durr   100/1
PULCHRA Brian Jago   50/1
TORA SANTA George Cadwaladr   50/1
      Over Round 112%
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