The Epsom Derby 2021: Sam Turner’s guide to the runners and riders

The Epsom Derby 2021: Sam Turner’s guide to the runners and riders


The Epsom Derby 2021: Sam Turner’s guide to the runners and riders for the most prestigious Flat race in the world

  • Aidan O’Brien’s Bolshoi Ballet is the hot favourite for the colts’ Classic
  • He won the Ballysax Stakes and Derrinstown Stud Derby Trial this season
  • His sire, Galileo, won the same two races before triumphing in the 2001 Derby

Aidan O’Brien’s Bolshoi Ballet is the hot favourite for Saturday’s Cazoo Derby.

The son of Galileo is the 13-8 favourite with William Hill for the colts’ Classic following impressive victories in his two starts this season in the Ballysax Stakes and Derrinstown Stud Derby Trial at Leopardstown.

Aidan O’Brien’s Bolshoi Ballet is the hot favourite for Saturday’s Cazoo Derby at Epsom

His sire, Galileo, won the same two races before triumphing at Epsom 20 years ago.

Sportsmail’s Sam Turner presents the ultimate guide to the runners and riders for the Epsom Classic.



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