Early going news on Investec Derby Day
The going at Epsom Downs on Saturday, 4 July, Investec Derby Day, is: GOOD
GoingStick Reading: 6.8 at 9.00am today. Was 6.7 at 2.00pm yesterday.
6f – Outside
1m 4f – Centre
Remainder – Inside
Rail Movements: The course is at its innermost configuration, with all distances as advertised.
Saturday, 27 June – 5 millimetres.
Sunday, 28 June – 1 millimetre.
Monday, 29 June – Dry.
Tuesday, 30 June – 3.5 millimetres.
Wednesday, 1 July – 4.6 millimetres.
Thursday, 2 July – 11 millimetres in two heavy showers.
Friday, 3 July – breezy and dry until early evening when 0.5 millimetres of rain.
Weather today: An overcast and damp start but expected to stay dry with temperatures of up to 21 degrees Celsius.
3.00pm Investec Handicap
3 Desert Icon (FR) (Self Certificate, Not Eaten Up)
5.35pm Investec Zebra Handicap
5 Buridan (FR) (Self Certificate, Sore)