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Supplementaries Make Derby Richest UK Race In History
Impressive Dante Stakes winner Wings Of Desire was one of four horses supplemented for Saturday's English Derby leaving 18 still in contention of the Epsom classic, reports Racing Post. The other 3YOs added were the Ed Dunlop-trained Red Verdon, Cloth Of Stars and Humphrey Bogart. The supplementary fees of £75,000 per horse have helped boost total prize money to £1,545,000, making this year's Derby the richest race ever run in Britain.