Latest news from the Epsom Derby

Epsom: Australia rules to give O'Brien Derby hat-trick

Australia Joseph O'Brien wins the Derby
4:10pm 7 Jun 2014

AIDAN O’BRIEN claimed a record third straight Derby success after Australia, described by the master trainer as the best horse he has trained, lived up to the billing with a show-stopping success in Britain’s premier Flat race.

Epsom: Caspian Prince rules in Dash

Adam Kirby riding Caspian Prince
3:11pm 7 Jun 2014

CASPIAN PRINCE proved the best place to be was in front as the 9-1 shot, pretty much at the head of affairs for the whole way, held on in the hands of Adam Kirby to land the Investec Dash

Epsom: Cirrus scoops sixth Group 1 in Coronation Cup

Cirrus des Aigles wins the Coronation Cup
2:45pm 7 Jun 2014

CIRRUS DES AIGLES, who has been a leading middle-distance performer over last three seasons, claimed his sixth Group 1 victory with a dominant display on the Downs.

Epsom: Dettori keeps it simple in Woodcote

Baitha Alga Frankie Dettori wins the Woodcote Stakes
2:10pm 7 Jun 2014

BAITHA ALGA handled the undulations of Epsom much better than main market rival to give Richard Hannon and Frankie Dettori victory.

Epsom ground gets softer after heavy showers

6:58am 7 Jun 2014

EPSOM'S ground was changed to good, good to soft in places after a total of 6mm of rain fell at the track on the morning of Investec Derby Day.

Unbeaten Taghrooda romps to Oaks victory

4:08pm 6 Jun 2014

TAGHROODA thumped her rivals in the Oaks at Epsom, just as she had at Newmarket on her seasonal return, to remain unbeaten and provide her rider Paul Hanagan with a first Classic victory.

Date with destiny awaits Australia in Derby

7:16am 7 Jun 2014

AUSTRALIA, rated by his trainer as superior to his four Derby winners, bids to justify Aidan O'Brien's glowing tributes in this afternoon's Investec Derby.

Epsom: Kirby stars as French Navy sinks Diomed Stakes rivals

2:53pm 6 Jun 2014

FRENCH NAVY came from last to first in the home straight as jockey Adam Kirby squeezed his mount between Highland Knight and Graphic before staying on powerfully to win.

Epsom: Thistle Bird lands second Princess Elizabeth

1:41pm 6 Jun 2014

THISTLE BIRD recorded back-to-back victories in the opening race on Investec Oaks day at Epsom, travelling smoothly and responding generously when asked for her effort on the outside.

Epsom ground changed to good following dry night

7:04am 6 Jun 2014

THE ground at Epsom for today's Investec Oaks fixture has been changed to good (from good, good to soft in places) following a dry night.

Henry Cecil: Trainer Of Genius

Brough Scott charts the highs and lows of Cecil's remarkable career

10 Jun 2013