The 232nd winner of the St Leger, held on Saturday 13th September 2008 over 1 mile 6 furlongs and 132 yards of Town Moor, was Conduit, a chestnut colt by Dalakhani out of Well Head, owned by Ballymacoll Stud. A field of 14 runners contested the race which was worth £283,850. (Equivalent to £360,500 in 2017)

The Youtube link below is a 3 minute 21 second clip of the 2008 race


Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
CONDUIT Frankie Dettori Sir Michael Stoute Ballymacoll Stud 8/1
UNSUNG HEROINE Wayne Lordan Tommy Stack Adahessonplusomesynd 14/1
LOOK HERE Eddie Ahern Ralph Beckett J H Rickmond-Watson 11/4
HINDU KUSH David McCabe Aidan O'Brien Mrs John Magnier, P Magnier, Mrs A M O'Brien
ENROLLER Daragh O'Donohue William Muir D G Clarke, C L A Edginton 100/1
WASHINGTON IRVINE Colm O'Donoghue Aidan O'Brien Mrs Sue Magnier, Tabor, Smith 16/1
FROZEN FIRE Johnny Murtagh Aidan O'Brien Mrs Sue Magnier, Tabor, Smith 9/4 fav
DOCTOR FREEMANTLE Ryan Moore Sir Michael Stoute Khalid Abdullah 13/2
BASHKIROV Jimmy Fortune Aidan O'Brien Mrs Sue Magnier, Tabor, Smith 66/1
ALESSANDRO VOLTA Jamie Spencer Aidan O'Brien Mrs Sue Magnier, Tabor, Smith 15/2
TOP LOCK Martin Dwyer Andrew Balding David Brownslow 14/1
WHISTLEDOWNWIND Gerald Mosse Jeremy Noseda Mrs Susan Roy 33/1
WARRINGAH Richard Mullen Sir Michael Stoute Philip Newton 33/1
MAIDSTONE MIXTURE Daniel Tudhope Paul Murphy Mrs J E Wilson 200/1
The winner won by 3 lengths in 3 minutes 7.92 seconds, with 3 1/4 lengths back to the third. In a career spanning 15 races, Conduit won 7 and was second on 2 further occasions. Over Round 123%

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