EPSOM OAKS 1989

The following Epsom Oaks 1989 clip is a 3 minute 29 secs clip from Youtube
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uDpyd8OhGh8

The 211th Oaks Stakes took place on Saturday 10th June 1989 and was won by Snow Bride (13/2), by Blushing Groom out of Awaasif trained by Henry Cecil, who won by 3 lengths in 2 mins 34.22 secs. The winner won £108,450 (Equivalent to £266,800 in 2017) and there were 9 runners. Aliysa was the 3 length winner from Snow Bride, with Roseate Tern just a short head back in third. However, Aliysa was later disqualified after testing for a prohibitive substance.
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
SNOW BRIDE Steve Cauthen Sir Henry Cecil Saeed Maktoum al Maktoum 13/2
ROSEATE TERN Willie Carson Major W R Hern Peter M Brant 25/1
MAMALUNA Greville Starkey Guy Harwood Athos Christodoulou 50/1
KNOOSH John Reid Sir Michael Stoute Maktoum Al Maktoum 16/1
TESSLA Paul Eddery Sir Henry Cecil Charles St George 7/1
MUSICAL BLISS Michael Roberts Sir Michael Stoute Sheikh Mohammed 4/1
ALWAYS ON A SUNDAY Brett Thomson Paul Kelleway Roldvale Limited 50/1
RAMBUSHKA Pat Eddery Barry Hills Khalid Abdullah 16/1
ALIYSA (disqualified) Walter Swinburn Sir Michael Stoute HH Aga Khan 11/10
      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