• Short Summary

    BLAKENEY, RIDDEN WITH FAULTLESS JUDGEMENT BY 21-YEAR-OLD JOCKEY ERNIE JOHNSON, RACED HOME TO A GBP63,108 STERLING WIN IN THE EPSON DERBY TODAY.

  • Description

    BLAKENEY, RIDDEN WITH FAULTLESS JUDGEMENT BY 21-YEAR-OLD JOCKEY ERNIE JOHNSON, RACED HOME TO A GBP63,108 STERLING WIN IN THE EPSON DERBY TODAY.

    JOHNSON BROUGHT BLAKENEY WITH A TREMENDOUS RUN IN THE LAST FURLONG TO OVERTAKE SHOEMAKER WHO MADE THE PACE UP MOST OF THE STRAIGHT, AND BEAT HIM BY ONE LENGTH.

    THIRD, A FURTHER LENGTH BEHIND IN THE FIELD OF 26 WAS FRENCH CHALLENGER PRINCE REGENT, WHOSE STRONG FINISH JUST ENABLED HIM TO SNATCH THIRD SPOT ON THE POST.

    BLAKENEY STARTED AT 15 TO 2, SHOEMAKER WAS 25 TO 1 AND PRINCE REGENT WAS 13 TO 2.

    BLAKENEY IS AN ENGLISH COLT, BRED IN ENGLAND BY DONCASTER ST. LEGER WINNER HETHERSETT AND OWNED BY MR. ARTHUR BUDGETT.

    AMERICAN MILLIONAIRE MR. CHARLES ENGELHARD'S RIBOFILIO, FAVOURITE AT 7 TO 2, FINISHED FIFTH.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACPSR5KUEBPRLQD52DS8MOONIO
    Media URN:
    VLVACPSR5KUEBPRLQD52DS8MOONIO
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/06/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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