1890 Epsom Derby

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The 1890 Epsom Derby was a horse race which took place at Epsom Downs on 2 June 1890. It was the 110th running of the Derby, and it was won by Sainfoin, the winner was ridden by John Watts and trained by John Porter.

Race details[edit]

  • Prize money to winner: £5930[1]
  • Number of runners: 8
  • Winner's time: 2m 49.8s

Full result[edit]

* Horse Jockey Trainer SP
1 Sainfoin John Watts John Porter 100/15
2 ¾ Le Nord Fred Barrett 100/7
3 neck Orwell George Barrett 100/1
4 hd Surefoot Liddiard 40/95 fav
5 Martagon J Osborne 100/1
6 Rathbeal W Robinson 100/7
7 Kirkham F Webb 50/1
8 Golden Gate Tom Cannon 50/1

* The distances between the horses are shown in lengths or shorter. shd = short-head; hd = head; PU = pulled up.

Winner's details[edit]

Further details of the winner, Sainfoin:

References[edit]

  1. ^ "MORE EPSOM DERBY ITEMS". Auckland Star. 26 July 1890. Retrieved 2012-08-10.