The following Epsom Oaks 1978 clip is a 35 secs clip from Youtube

The 200th Oaks Stakes took place on Saturday 10th June 1978 and was won by Fair Salina (8/1), by Petingo out of Fair Arabella trained by Michael Stoute, who won by a short head in 2 mins 36.82 secs. The winner won £45,960 (Equivalent to £263,000 in 2017) and there were 15 runners.


Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
FAIR SALINA Greville Starkey Michael Stoute Sven Hanson 8/1
DANCING MAID Freddy Head Alec Head (Fr) J Wertheimer 2/1
SUNI Yves Saint-Martin Peter Walwyn D Waller 33/1
SERAPHIMA Pat Eddery Peter Walwyn Mrs V Hue-Williams 15/1
PRINCESS EBOLI Geoff Lewis Bruce Hobbs T Blackwell 8/1
TARTAN PIMPERNELL Willie Carson Major W R Hern HM Queen Elizabeth II 10/1
GREEN GIRL John Reid Paul Kelleway M Fine 33/1
SOFALA Paul Cook Michael Stoute A Schwarer 15/1
HUTTON GIRL Shaun Salmon Paul Kelleway Mrs E Black 66/1
FIORDILIGI Frankie Durr Barry Hills Mr Phil Bull 40/1
VARISHKINA Joe Mercer Henry Cecil Lady Delamere 8/1
MISS NONAME Brian Rouse John Sutcliffe S Powell 18/1
SPRING IN DEEPSEA Brian Taylor Luca Cumani G Guetta 8/1
LANGNESS Ernie Johnson Barry Hills Robert Sangster 20/1
VESTAL VIRGIN Philip Waldron Ian Balding Paul Mellon 50/1
      Over Round 122%
For further information on this Classic race 'The Oaks Stakes' by Michael Church provides a comprehensive history of the great race. It is a limited edition volume, limited to 650 copies, and is available from Amazon ISBN 1910498289