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1995 Epsom Derby

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Location  Epsom Downs Racecourse
Winning horse  Lammtarra
Jockey  Walter Swinburn
Date  10 June 1995
SP  14/1
Trainer  Saeed bin Suroor
1995 Epsom Derby

The 1995 Epsom Derby was a horse race which took place at Epsom Downs on Saturday June 10, 1995. It was the 216th running of the Derby, and it was won by Lammtarra. The winner was ridden by Walter Swinburn and trained by Saeed bin Suroor. The pre-race favourite Pennekamp finished eleventh.


Race details

  • Sponsor: Vodafone
  • Winner's prize money: £504,500
  • Going: Good to Firm
  • Number of runners: 15
  • Winner's time: 2m 32.31s (new record)
  • 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, Lammtarra:

  • Foaled: February 2, 1992, in Kentucky, USA
  • Sire: Nijinsky; Dam: Snow Bride (Blushing Groom)
  • Owner: Saeed bin Maktoum Al Maktoum
  • Breeder: Gainsborough Farms
  • Rating in 1995 International Classifications: 130
  • Two-year-old races

    Notable runs by the future Derby participants as two-year-olds in 1994.

  • Lammtarra1st Washington Singer Stakes
  • Presenting1st Autumn Stakes
  • Fahal4th Superlative Stakes, 3rd Solario Stakes, 1st Stardom Stakes, 4th Royal Lodge Stakes, 6th Racing Post Trophy
  • Court of Honour6th Haynes, Hanson and Clark Stakes, 3rd Gran Criterium, 1st Premio Guido Berardelli
  • Humbel1st Eyrefield Stakes
  • Munwar1st Haynes, Hanson and Clark Stakes
  • Pennekamp1st Prix de la Salamandre, 1st Dewhurst Stakes
  • Korambi8th Royal Lodge Stakes
  • Daffaq4th Washington Singer Stakes
  • Maralinga7th Chesham Stakes
  • The road to Epsom

    Early-season appearances in 1995 and trial races prior to running in the Derby.

  • Tamure1st Glasgow Stakes
  • Presenting1st Newmarket Stakes, 3rd Dante Stakes
  • Fahal3rd Predominate Stakes
  • Court of Honour2nd Chester Vase, 2nd Derby Italiano
  • Vettori1st Poule d'Essai des Poulains
  • Riyadian2nd Lingfield Derby Trial
  • Humbel1st Ballysax Stakes, 1st Derrinstown Stud Derby Trial
  • Munwar1st Feilden Stakes, 1st Lingfield Derby Trial
  • Salmon Ladder6th Dante Stakes
  • Pennekamp1st Prix Djebel, 1st 2,000 Guineas
  • Spectrum1st Irish 2,000 Guineas
  • Maralinga3rd Chester Vase
  • Subsequent Group 1 wins

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

  • LammtarraKing George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes (1995), Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe (1995)
  • Court of HonourGran Premio del Jockey Club (1995)
  • SpectrumChampion Stakes (1995)
  • References

    1995 Epsom Derby Wikipedia

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