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1992 Epsom Derby

The 1992 Epsom Derby was a horse race which took place at Epsom Downs on Wednesday June 3, 1992. It was the 213th running of the Derby, and it was won by Dr Devious. The winner was ridden by John Reid and trained by Peter Chapple-Hyam. The pre-race favourite Rodrigo de Triano finished ninth.


Race details

  • Sponsor: Ever Ready
  • Winner's prize money: £355,000
  • Going: Good (Good to Soft in last 4 furlongs)
  • Number of runners: 18
  • Winner's time: 2m 36.19s

Full result






1 Dr Devious John Reid Peter Chapple-Hyam 8/1
2 2 St Jovite Christy Roche Jim Bolger (IRE) 14/1
3 shd Silver Wisp Paul Eddery Geoff Lewis 11/1
4 Muhtarram Willie Carson John Gosden 9/1
5 Twist and Turn Michael Kinane Henry Cecil 12/1
6 Alflora Richard Quinn Clive Brittain 200/1
7 hd Alnasr Alwasheek Steve Cauthen Michael Stoute 9/1
8 1 Great Palm Alan Munro Paul Cole 10/1
9 2 Rodrigo de Triano Lester Piggott Peter Chapple-Hyam 13/2 fav
10 Thourios Michael Roberts Guy Harwood 50/1
11 nk Rainbow Corner Pat Eddery André Fabre (FR) 9/1
12 2 Well Saddled John Williams David Elsworth 150/1
13 6 Assessor Walter Swinburn Richard Hannon 9/1
14 10 Paradise Navy George Duffield Clive Brittain 250/1
15 2 Lobilio Richard Hills Clive Brittain 250/1
16 Pollen Count Frankie Dettori John Gosden 14/1
17 ¾ Ninja Dancer Michael Hills Julie Cecil 100/1
18 20 Young Freeman Bruce Raymond Guy Harwood 66/1

* The distances between the horses are shown in lengths or shorter. shd = short-head; hd = head; nk = neck.
† Trainers are based in Great Britain unless indicated.

Winner's details

Further details of the winner, Dr Devious:

  • Foaled: March 10, 1989 in Ireland
  • Sire: Ahonoora; Dam: Rose of Jericho (Alleged)
  • Owner: Sidney H. Craig
  • Breeder: Lyonstown Stud

Form analysis

Two-year-old races

Notable runs by the future Derby participants as two-year-olds in 1991.

The road to Epsom

Early-season appearances in 1992 and trial races prior to running in the Derby.

Subsequent Group 1 wins

Group 1 / Grade I victories after running in the Derby.



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