The 241st winner of the St Leger, held on Saturday 16th September 2017 over 1 mile 6 furlongs and 132 yards of Town Moor, was Capri, a grey colt by Galileo out of Dialafara, owned by Mrs Sue Magnier, Derrick Smith and Michael Tabor. A field of 11 runners contested the race which was worth £396,970.

The Youtube link below is a 3 minute 23 second clip of the 2017 race


Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
CAPRI Ryan Moore Aidan O'Brien Smith, Tabor, Magnier 3/1 fav
CRYSTAL OCEAN Jim Crowley Sir Michael Stoute Sir Evelyn de Rothschild 5/1
STRADIVARIUS James Doyle John Gosden Bjorn Nielsen 9/2
REKINDLING Donnacha O'Brien Joseph O'Brien N C Williams, Mr/Mrs J L Williams 10/1
CORONET Frankie Dettori John Gosden Denford Stud 8/1
COUNT OCTAVE Oisin Murphy Andrew Balding Qatar Racing Ltd 20/1
RAHEEN HOUSE Adam Kirby Brian Meehan J L Day 14/1
VENICE BEACH Seamie Heffernan Aidan O'Brien Smith, Magnier, Tabor, Flaxman Stables 12/1
DOUGLAS McARTHUR Emmet McNamara Aidan O'Brian M J Jooste, Magnier, Tabor, Smith 33/1
DEFOE Andrea Atzeni Roger Varian Sheikh Mohammed Obaid Al Maktoum 6/1
THE ANVIL Michael Hussey Aidan O'Brien Smith, Magnier, Tabor, Mrs A M O'Brien 66/1
The winner won by half a length in 3 minutes 4.04 seconds, with a short head back to the third. In a career consisting of 10 races, Capri won 5 and was second once Over Round 118%

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