This was run on Saturday 5th June 1999 and the winner was bred by Mrs Max Morris and trained by Henry Cecil. There were 16 runners and the winning time was 2 mins 37.43 secs. The winner won by 1 3/4 lengths with 1 1/2 lengths between second and third. The winner was owned by The Thoroughbred Corporation and claimed a first prize of £611,450, (The equivalent of £1,007,400 in today's terms based on Bank of England inflation calculator). The second was owned by HH Aga Khan and the third by Saeed Suhail.


The Youtube website and bank of film clips provide excellent coverage of the Epsom Derby. The link below is a 3 minute 30 second clip of the Derby.

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OATH SR 1937

Pos. Horse Jockey Trainer
1 OATH Kieren Fallon Sir Henry Cecil
2 DALIAPOUR Gerald Mosse Luca Cumani
3 BEAT ALL Gary Stevens Sir Michael Stoute
4 HOUSEMASTER Willie Ryan Michael Bell
5 ALL THE WAY Johnny Murtagh T.G.Mills
6 GLAMIS Ray Cochrane John Gosden
7 SAFFRON WALDEN Mick Kinane A.P.O'Brien
8 COMPTON ADMIRAL Thierry Jarnet Gerard Butler
9 DUBAI MILLENNIUM Frankie Dettori Saeed bin Suroor
10 BRANCASTER Jimmy Fortune Peter Chapple-Hyam
11 VAL ROYAL Olivier Peslier Andre Fabre
12 ZAAJER Richard Hughes Ed Dunlop
13 ADAIR Daragh O'Donohoe Saeed bin Suroor
14 SALFORD EXPRESS Pat Eddery David Elsworth
15 LUCIDO T.Quinn John Dunlop


Michael Hills Barry Hills
5/1 Dubai Millennium
13/2 Lucido
13/2 Oath
7/1 Beat All
8/1 Saffron Walden
10/1 Daliapour
12/1 Salford Express
12/1 Housemaster
14/1 Val Royal
16/1 Zaajer
16/1 Adair
20/1 Brancaster
25/1 Compton Admiral
33/1 All The Way
40/1 Glamis
100/1 Through The Rye
  Over-Round 125%