Horse Racing By Rupert Adams

The Derby 2017: The Sublime & The Ridiculous


Aidan O’Brien is just 7/2 to win both the Derby & The Oakes – Whilst Diore Lia is 1/8 to finish last in The Derby and 15/8 to be beaten by more than 65 lengths.


“The Derby is likely to be memorable for the best (Aidan O’Brien) & the worst - Diore Lia which is 1/8 to finish in last place,” said William Hill spokesman Rupert Adams.


Diore Lia Beaten by less than 50 lengths: 13/8

Diore Lia Beaten By between 50-65 lengths: 13/8

Diore Lia Beaten by more than 65 lengths: 15/8

Diore Lia To Finish Last: 1/8

Coronation Cup: 11/8 Highland Reel;4/1 Journey;4/1 Idaho;8/1 Hawkbill;12/1 Frontiersman;12/1 Us Army Ranger;14/1 Prize Money;33/1 Air Pilot;33/1 Elbereth;33/1 Red Verdon;33/1 Johannes Vermeer;


Mile: 5/1 G K Chesterton;6/1 Remarkable;6/1 Chelsea Lad;8/1 Sixties Groove;9/1 Alnashama;10/1 Mutarakez;10/1 Zwayyan;12/1 Spring Offensive;12/1 Examiner;14/1 Grapevine;14/1 Stipulate;14/1 Instant Attraction;16/1 Thaqaffa;16/1 Cricklewood Green;20/1 Home Cummins;20/1 Ripoll;25/1 Calvados Spirit;25/1 Chevallier;25/1 Forceful Appeal;40/1 Mythical Madness;


The Oaks: 11/10 Rhododendron;7/2 Enable;15/2 Coronet;11/1 Horseplay;12/1 Natavia;14/1 Sobetsu;20/1 Alluringly;25/1 Isabel de Urbina;33/1 Intricately;33/1 Vintage Folly;33/1 Daddys Lil Darling;33/1 Rain Goddess;33/1 Hydrangea;50/1 Pocketfullofdreams;66/1 Asking;66/1 Bean Feasa;

Wealth & Investment Handicap: 4/1 Fidaawy;9/2 Brorocco;8/1 Zzoro;9/1 Imshivalla;10/1 Storm King;11/1 Banditry;11/1 Great Hall;11/1 Not So Sleepy;11/1 Examiner;12/1 Speed Company;12/1 Top Beak;12/1 What About Carlo;12/1 Innocent Touch;12/1 Final;14/1 Grapevine;16/1 Lustrous Light;16/1 Abareeq;20/1 Sennockian Star;

Banking Dash Handicap: 7/1 Duke Of Firenze;8/1 El Astronaute;10/1 Kimberella;12/1 Desert Law;12/1 Caspian Prince;12/1 Edward Lewis;12/1 Rich And Famous;12/1 Rasheeq;14/1 Majestic Hero;14/1 Line Of Reason;14/1 Bowson Fred;14/1 Dark Shot;16/1 Queen In Waiting;16/1 A Momentofmadness;16/1 Excessable;20/1 Boom The Groom;20/1 Olivia Fallow;20/1 Evergate;20/1 Sir Maximilian;20/1 Sign Of The Kodiac;25/1 Union Rose;25/1 Orvar;25/1 Move In Time;25/1 Jack Flash;25/1 Afandem;33/1 Seamster;33/1 Exceed The Limit;33/1 Blithe Spirit;50/1 Sandfrankskipsgo;50/1 Fethiye Boy;

The Derby: 7/2 Cliffs Of Moher;7/2 Cracksman;7/1 Eminent;11/1 Best Solution;12/1 Capri;12/1 Permian;14/1 Venice Beach;16/1 Dubai Thunder;20/1 Douglas Macarthur;25/1 Khalidi;25/1 Rekindling;25/1 Wings Of Eagles;25/1 Benbatl;40/1 Crowned Eagle;50/1 Glencadam Glory;50/1 The Anvil;66/1 Finn McCool;66/1 Salouen;200/1 Pealer;500/1 Diore Lia

Aidan O’Brien To Win The Oaks & Derby: 7/2


Top Aidan O’Brien Runner In Derby: 4/5 Cliffs Of Moher, 5/1 Capri, 5/1 Venice Beach, 8/1 Douglas Macarthur, 10/1 Wings Of Eagles, 20/1 The Anvil


Number Of O’Brien Trained UK Classic Winners: 6/5 Three, 7/4 Four, 5/1 Two, 6/1 Five