EPSOM OAKS 1971

The following Epsom Oaks 1971 clip is a 35 secs clip from Youtube
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pZ2PIIsIw0c

The 193rd Oaks Stakes took place on Saturday 5th June 1971 and was won by Altesse Royal (6/4 fav), by Saint Crispin out of Bleu Azur trained by Noel Murless, who won by 3 lengths in 2 mins 36.95 secs. The winner won £30,214 (Equivalent to £429,000 in 2017) and there were 11 runners.
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
ALTESSE ROYAL Geoff Lewis Noel Murless Roger Hue-Williams 6/4
MAINA Lester Piggott Noel Murless Mr H J Joel 17/2
LA MANILLE Yves Saint-Martin M Clement (Fr) Marqulae du Vivier 12/1
MARIEL Bill Williamson Paddy Prendergast Mr J R Mullion 10/1
ALBANY Joe Mercer Major W R Hern HM Queen Elizabeth II 10/1
HANTS Tony Murray Doug Smith Lady Zia Wernher 25/1
MORANA Freddie Head Alec Head (Fr) Mme P Wertheimer 11/1
PRUDENT GIRL Brian Taylor Denys Smith Major L B Holliday 66/1
YELDA Jimmy Lindley Noel Murless Mrs G A Turner 14/1
RHINESTONE Duncan Keith Peter Walwyn Mrs D McCalmont 40/1
FLIGHT DANCER Ron Hutchinson R Johnson Houghton Mrs M A Moore 35/1
      Over Round 102%
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