The 217th winner of the St Leger, held on Saturday 11th September 1993 over 1 mile 6 furlongs and 132 yards of Town Moor, was Bob's Return, a brown colt by Bob Back out of Quality of Life, owned by Jackie Smith. A field of 9 runners contested the race which was worth £194,720. (Equivalent to £370,000 in 2017)

The Youtube link below is a 4 minute 57 second clip of the 1993 race


Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
BOB'S RETURN Philip Robinson Mark Tompkins Jackie Smith 3/1 fav
ARMIGER Pat Eddery Sir Henry Cecil Khalid Abdullah 4/1
EDBAYSAAN Willie Ryan Sir Henry Cecil Sheikh Essa Bin Mubarak 25/1
SHAREEK Walter Swinburn Sir Michael Stoute Maktoum Al Maktoum 13/1
DANISH FORT Cash Asmussen Sir Henry Cecil Sheikh Mohammed 13/2
AZZILFI T Quinn John Dunlop Prince A A Faisal 7/2
SILVERDALE Frankie Dettori John Gosden Sheikh Mohammed 7/1
WINGED VICTORY Ray Cochrane B Cecil Pin Oak Stable 16/1
AZILIAN Michael Hills John Gosden Khalid Abdullah 33/1
The winner won by 3 1/2 lengths in 3 minutes 7.85 seconds, with a length and a half back to the third. In a 15 race career Bob's Return won 5 and was second twice. Over Round 113%

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