1881 Kentucky Derby
|Finished||Post||Horse||Jockey||Trainer||Owner||Time / behind|
|1st||Hindoo||Jim McLaughlin||James G. Rowe, Sr.||Dwyer Bros.||2:40.00|
|2nd||Lelex||A. Allen||B.G. Thomas|
|3rd||Alfambra||G. Evans||G.W. Bowen & Co.|
|4th||Sligo||B. Donohue||H.P. McGrath|
|5th||Getaway||T. Fisher||Milton Young|
|6th||Calycanthus||G. Smith||H.P. McGrath|
- The winner received a purse of $4,410.
- Second place received $200.