Famous Horse Races

Yorkshire Cup

York Racecourse
A Brief History Of Yorkshire Cup
The Yorkshire Cup is a Group 2 flat horse race for four-year-old and above thoroughbreds run over a distance of 1 mile 5 furlongs and 197 yards (2,795 metres) at York Racecourse in May.
Year
2008
2007
2006
2005
2004
2003
2002
2001
2000
1999
1998
1997
1996
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1994
1993
1992
1991
1990
1989
1988
Winner

Sergeant Cecil
Percussionist
Franklins Gardens
Millenary
Mamool
Zindabad
Marienbard
Kayf Tara
Churlish Charm
Busy Flight
Celeric
Classic Cliché
Moonax
Key to My Heart
Assessor
Rock Hopper
Arzanni
Braashee
Mountain Kingdom
Moon Madness
Age

8
5
5
7
4
6
4
6
4
5
5
4
4
4
4
5
4
4
5
5
Jockey

Jimmy Fortune
Darryll Holland
Darryll Holland
Richard Quinn
Frankie Dettori
Kevin Darley
Frankie Dettori
Frankie Dettori
Richard Hughes
Michael Hills
Pat Eddery
Michael Kinane
Pat Eddery
John Reid
Richard Quinn
Pat Eddery
Frankie Dettori
Michael Roberts
Steve Cauthen
Pat Eddery
Trainer

Rod Millman
Howard Johnson
Mark Tompkins
John Dunlop
Saeed bin Suroor
Mark Johnston
Saeed bin Suroor
Saeed bin Suroor
Richard Hannon
Barry Hills
David Morley
Saeed bin Suroor
Saeed bin Suroor
Dudley Moffatt
Richard Hannon
Michael Stoute
Luca Cumani
Alec Stewart
Clive Brittain
John Dunlop

Owner
Time

2:59.63
3:12.41
3:02.78
3:01.61
2:52.54
2:54.90
2:57.30
2:55.06
3:05.61
3:04.02
2:59.39
2:52.77
2:58.89
2:55.87
2:59.23
2:59.91
2:57.94
2:56.79
2:52.92
3:00.51