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The [Investec] Derby Festival 2019 is, without a doubt, the greatest Flat race in the world. The Derby Stakes, officially the Investec Derby, popularly known as the Derby, is a Group 1 flat horse race in England open to three-year-old thoroughbred colts and fillies. It is run at Epsom Downs Racecourse in Surrey over a distance of one mile, four furlongs and 6 yards, on the first Saturday of June each year. Source:Wikipedia
- Track: Left-handed
- Sponsor: Investec
- Distance: 1m 4f 6y (2,420 m)
- Qualification: Three-year-olds; excluding geldings
- First held: 1780