Epsom Derby Festival Tips & Betting Predictions

Epsom Downs plays host to the Derby and Oaks, which are run on consecutive days in June.

The Epsom Oaks for the fillies is held on Friday at Epsom Downs and the Derby is run a day later on Saturday.

Big prize money is on offer and punters get to see some of Britain's best age-group thoroughbreds have come through either the Oaks or Derby.

Past winners include Camelot, Golden Horn, Minding and Enable. 

The two-day festival is a feast of great racing action and punters target this festival each and every year.

Epsom Oaks betting card


The Oaks takes centre stage on the first day of the festival but there is great racing throughout the day.

The Group 1 Coronation Cup runs before the Oaks and it features a quality field of middle-distance runners.

Race Name
2017 Winner
Woodcote StakesCardsharp
Class 2 HandicapRemarkable
Coronation CupAir Pilot
Class 2 HandicapGreat Hall
Epsom OaksAlluringly
Surrey StakesMr Scaramanga
Class 2 HandicapEaton Square

Epsom Derby betting card


The Derby is the only Group 1 on the Epsom Derby card.

The Group 3 Diomed Stakes also features on the quality betting program.

Race Name
2017 Winner
Class 2 HandicapDrochaid
Princess Elizabeth StakesLaugh Aloud
Diomed StakesSovereign Debt
Class 2 HandicapCaspian Prince
Epsom DerbyWings Of Eagles
Class 2 HandicapSoldier In Action
Class 2 HandicapReputation