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1992 Epsom Derby

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Location  Epsom Downs Racecourse
Winning horse  Dr Devious
Jockey  John Reid
Date  3 June 1992
SP  8/1
Trainer  Peter Chapple-Hyam
1992 Epsom Derby

The 1992 Epsom Derby was a horse race which took place at Epsom Downs on Wednesday June 3, 1992. It was the 213th running of the Derby, and it was won by Dr Devious. The winner was ridden by John Reid and trained by Peter Chapple-Hyam. The pre-race favourite Rodrigo de Triano finished ninth.


Race details

  • Sponsor: Ever Ready
  • Winner's prize money: £355,000
  • Going: Good (Good to Soft in last 4 furlongs)
  • Number of runners: 18
  • Winner's time: 2m 36.19s
  • Full result

    * The distances between the horses are shown in lengths or shorter. shd = short-head; hd = head; nk = neck.
    † Trainers are based in Great Britain unless indicated.

    Winner's details

    Further details of the winner, Dr Devious:

  • Foaled: March 10, 1989, in Ireland
  • Sire: Ahonoora; Dam: Rose of Jericho (Alleged)
  • Owner: Sidney H. Craig
  • Breeder: Lyonstown Stud
  • Rating in 1992 International Classifications: 125
  • Two-year-old races

    Notable runs by the future Derby participants as two-year-olds in 1991.

  • Dr Devious2nd Coventry Stakes, 1st Superlative Stakes, 1st Vintage Stakes, 1st Dewhurst Stakes
  • St Jovite1st Anglesey Stakes, 1st Futurity Stakes, 4th Grand Critérium
  • Twist and Turn3rd Royal Lodge Stakes
  • Alflora4th Washington Singer Stakes
  • Great Palm2nd Dewhurst Stakes
  • Rodrigo de Triano1st Washington Singer Stakes, 1st Champagne Stakes, 1st Middle Park Stakes
  • Thourios5th Vintage Stakes, 3rd Dewhurst Stakes, 7th Racing Post Trophy
  • Rainbow Corner2nd Prix La Rochette, 2nd Grand Critérium
  • Assessor3rd Washington Singer Stakes, 3rd Racing Post Trophy
  • Ninja Dancer1st Autumn Stakes, 5th Racing Post Trophy
  • The road to Epsom

    Early-season appearances in 1992 and trial races prior to running in the Derby.

  • Dr Devious2nd Craven Stakes, 7th Kentucky Derby
  • St Jovite4th Gladness Stakes, 1st Derrinstown Stud Derby Trial
  • Silver Wisp3rd Easter Stakes, 4th 2,000 Guineas
  • Muhtarram4th Craven Stakes, 5th 2,000 Guineas
  • Twist and Turn1st Feilden Stakes, 1st Chester Vase
  • Alflora5th Greenham Stakes, 7th Sandown Classic Trial, 5th Dante Stakes
  • Alnasr Alwasheek1st Craven Stakes, 9th 2,000 Guineas, 1st Dante Stakes
  • Great Palm2nd Dante Stakes
  • Rodrigo de Triano4th Greenham Stakes, 1st 2,000 Guineas, 1st Irish 2,000 Guineas
  • Thourios7th 2,000 Guineas
  • Rainbow Corner1st Prix de Fontainebleau, 2nd Poule d'Essai des Poulains
  • Assessor3rd Sandown Classic Trial, 1st Lingfield Derby Trial
  • Pollen Count1st Sandown Classic Trial
  • Ninja Dancer8th Feilden Stakes, 5th Predominate Stakes
  • Young Freeman4th Predominate Stakes
  • Subsequent Group 1 wins

    Group 1 / Grade I victories after running in the Derby.

  • Dr DeviousIrish Champion Stakes (1992)
  • St JoviteIrish Derby (1992), King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes (1992)
  • MuhtarramIrish Champion Stakes (1993), Premio Presidente della Repubblica (1994)
  • Great PalmPremio Presidente della Repubblica (1993)
  • Rodrigo de TrianoInternational Stakes (1992), Champion Stakes (1992)
  • AssessorPrix Royal-Oak (1992), Prix du Cadran (1993)
  • References

    1992 Epsom Derby Wikipedia

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