The 222nd winner of the St Leger, held on Saturday 12th September 1998 over 1 mile 6 furlongs and 132 yards of Town Moor, was Nedawi, a chestnut colt by Rainbow Quest out of Wajd, owned by Godolphin. A field of 9 runners contested the race which was worth £200,800. (Equivalent to £335,400 in 2017)

The Youtube link below is a 4 minutes 32 second clip of the 1998 race


Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
NEDAWI John Reid Saeed bin Suroor Godolphin 5/2 fav
HIGH & LOW Jimmy Fortune Barry Hills Khalid Abdullah 11/2
SUNSHINE STREET Johnny Murtagh Noel Meade Pat Garvey 13/2
SADIAN T Quinn John Dunlop Prince A A Faisal 4/1
TA-LIM Richard Hills Sir Michael Stoute Hamdan Al Maktoum 7/1
DARK MOONDANCER Richard Hughes Peter Chapple-Hyam Dr Anne Gillespie & John Wilson 12/1
ECO FRIENDLY Ray Cochrane Barry Hills Bill Gredley 4/1
THE GLOW-WORM Michael Hills Barry Hills Hon Mrs J M Corbett 4/1
ARDLEIGH CHARMER Kevin Darley Chris Dwyer Roalco Ltd 150/1
The winner won by half a length in 3 minutes 5.61 seconds, with two and a half lengths back to the third. In a 7 race career Nedawi won 3 and was second twice. Over Round 122%

ISBN 978-0-9957632-0-3

652 pages

774 former courses

ISBN 978-0-9957632-1-0

352 pages

400 former courses

ISBN 978-0-9957632-2-7

180 pages

140 former courses

ISBN 978-0-9957632-3-4

264 pages

235 former courses

Copies of the above books are only available by emailing stating your requirements, method of payment (cheque payable to W.Slusar) or Bank transfer, and the address where the book(s) should be sent.
Download an order form
  Quantity Cost
Volume 1 North of Hatfield £19.99 + £4 postage    
Volume 2 South of Hatfield £14.99 + £3 postage    
Volume 3 Wales & Scotland £9.99 + £3 postage    
Volume 4 Ireland £9.99 + £3 postage    
Volumes 1 - 4 £54.96 + £5 postage    
Postage & Packaging    
Email order form to