This was run on the Saturday 6th June 2009 and it was rainy. The winner was bred by Sunderland Holdings Ltd and trained by John Oxx in Ireland. The winner, at 11/4, won by 1 3/4 lengths and was owned by Christopher Tsui. The second was 9/4 fav and the third was 16/1.There were 12 runners. The winning time was 2 mins 36.74 secs.

DERBY 2009

The winner was owned by Christopher Tsui and won a first prize of £709,625 (The equivalent of £905,000 in today's terms based on Bank of England inflation calculator). The RacingUK website and bank of film clips provide excellent coverage of the Epsom Derby. The link below is a 5 minute 53 second clip of the Derby.

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No. Horse Trainer Jockey
1st SEA THE STARS John Oxx Mick Kinane
2nd FAME AND GLORY A P O'Brien J A Heffernan
3rd MASTEROFTHEHORSE A P O'Brien Richard Hughes
4 AGE OF AQUARIUS A P O'Brien P J Smullen
5 BLACK BEAR ISLAND A P O'Brien Ryan Moore
6 CROWDED HOUSE B J Meehan Jamie Spencer
7 DEBUSSY J H M Gosden Jimmy  Fortune
8 GAN AMHRAS J S Bolger K J Manning
9 GOLDEN SWORD A P O'Brien C O'Donoghue
10 KITE WOOD Saeed Bin Suroor L Dettori
11 MONTAFF M R Channon R Hills
12 RIP VAN WINKLE A P O'Brien J Murtagh
Tote Win £3.40 Places £1.50 £1.50 £5.00
9/4 Fame and Glory
11/4 Sea The Stars
6/1 Rip Van Winkle
7/1 Black Bear Island
8/1 Gan Amhras
16/1 Masterofthehorse
20/1 Crowded House
25/1 Golden Sword
25/1 Age of Aquarius
28/1 Kite Wood
33/1 Debussy
40/1 Montaff
  Over-Round 122%