Le Prince Aga Khan equals his Grandfather’s tally with a 5th win at Epsom when his horse Harzand wins the 2016 Investec Derby June 4th 2016.

Pat Smullen rides Harzand to victory CREDIT: REUTERS list of article image 2 Sponsored New film jam-packed with celebrities Jennifer Aniston and Kate Hudson are two of the stars of the film. Read more › Alistair Tweedale 4 JUNE 2016 • 5:33PM 5:33pm A great day for Dermot Weld and his winner, Harzand Two-time Melbourne Cup winning trainer Dermot Weld won the Epsom Derby for the first time on Saturday with Harzand, who had been a doubtful runner earlier in the day. Harzand, a fifth winner for owner The Aga Khan equalling his grandfather's tally, held off a late challenge by favourite US Army Ranger.

Pat Smullen rides Harzand to victory CREDIT: REUTERS

A great day for Dermot Weld and his winner, Harzand
Two-time Melbourne Cup winning trainer Dermot Weld won the Epsom Derby for the first time on Saturday with Harzand, who had been a doubtful runner earlier in the day.
Harzand, a fifth winner for owner The Aga Khan equalling his grandfather’s tally, held off a late challenge by favourite US Army Ranger.

Idaho who led into the final furlong came third to complete a 1-2-3 for Ireland in flat racing’s blue riband event run before an estimated 100,000 spectators including Queen Elizabeth II.                                                                                                 courtesy of & with thanks Alastair Tweedale  copyright  Telegraph Sport.Racing.  With thanks.

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His Highness the Prince Aga Khan greets his Derby winning horse Harzand  and jockey, Pat Smullen at Epsom this afternoon. The champion horse was bred by the Aga Khan Studs.  Copyright Image courtesy  Greg Wood with thanks. June 4th 2016.