This was run on Wednesday 29th May 1895 and the winner was bred by the 5th Earl of Rosebery and trained by Matthew Dawson at Newmarket. There were 15 runners from an initial entry of 222. The winner won by 3/4 length with 1/2 length between second and third. The winners time was 2 mins 43.4 secs.



The winner won a first prize of £5,450, (The equivalent of £681,300 in today's terms based on Bank of England inflation calculator).

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Pos. Horse Jockey Owner
1 SIR VISTO Sam Loates 5th Earl of Rosebery
2 CURZON G.Chaloner Mr Tom Cannon
3 KIRKCONNEL W.Bradford Sir J.Blundell
4 SOLARO F.Pratt Mr 'Fairie'


F.Allsopp Mr A.D.Cochrane
Also VILLIERS T.Calder Lord Ellesmere
Also CHIBIABOS C.Loates Mr G.Gregory
Also LAVENO F.Rickaby Mr J.H.Houldsworth
Also LE VAR M.Cannon Sir F.Johnstone
Also RACONTEUR T.Loates Mr H.McCalmont
Also THE OWL J.Watts Sir J.B.Maple
Also GALOPIAN J.Fagan Colonel North
Also SALVINGTON H.Covey Mr G.A.Ralli
Also THE BROOK A.White General Randolph
Also SLOW STEP F.Finlay Mr Russell
5/1 Le Var
5/1 Raconteur
100/15 Laveno
7/1 The Owl
9/1 Solaro
9/1 Sir Visto
100/8 Kirkconnel
100/8 Slow Step
25/1 Beckhampton
33/1 Curzon
50/1 Villiers
66/1 Galopian
66/1 The Brook
100/1 Chibiabos
100/1 Salvington
  Over-Round 108%