Turco Epsom Derby Favorite, Daily Racing Form, 1951-05-02


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Turco Epsom Derby Favorite S LONDON, England, May 1 Reuters ». —The American-bred colt, Turco, by Fight- 1 ing Force — La Rose, was installed a 6 to 1 f favorite for the Epsom Derby at the first u call-over held at the Victoria Club tonight. $ Turco is owned by William Woodward, t to whose Prince Simon was beaten a nose in the Derby last year. Marcel Boussac, the French textile magnate, has named three horses, Nyanagal, Damtar and Flamboyant. Le Tyrol is another American-owned entry, racing for Ralph P. Strassburger. Prices on 14 horses quoted are: Turco, 6 I. 1. to 1; Nyanagal, 7 to 1; Frais Dubois, 10 to S 1; Le Tyrol, Damtar, Muscadin, 100 to 8; S; Zucchero, 100 to 6 Crocodile, Flamboyant, oi on Prince Douilly, 20 to 1; Hampden Forest, Si Ki Ming, Sun Compass, Arcot, 25 to 1. lii

Persistent Link: https://drf.uky.edu/catalog/1950s/drf1951050201/drf1951050201_5_4
Local Identifier: drf1951050201_5_4
Library of Congress Record: https://lccn.loc.gov/unk82075800