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Lester Piggott

Lester Keith Piggott (born 5 November 1935) is a retired English professional jockey, popularly known as "The Long Fellow". With 4,493 career wins, including nine Epsom Derby victories, he is one of the most well-known English flat racing jockeys of all time.

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Bunbury Cup - Winners Since 1962
100/7 1965 Grey Lord 3 7-11 Frankie Durr Sir Gordon Richards 1006 6/1 1966 Showoff 4 8-09 Lester Piggott John Winter 1009 9/1 1967 Vibrant 4 9-10 Peter Robinson Teddy Lambton 1003 3/1 1968 Swinging Minstrel 4 7 ...
Molecomb Stakes - Winners Since 1980
... Year Winner Jockey Trainer Time 1980 Marwell Lester Piggott Michael Stoute 1981 Prowess Prince Lester Piggott Eric Eldin 1982 Kafu Greville Starkey Guy Harwood 1983 Precocious Lester ...
Abernant Stakes - Winners
... Greville Starkey Michael Stoute 1980 Gypsy Castle 6 Lester Piggott Bill O'Gorman 1981 Rabdan 4 Lester Piggott Robert Armstrong 1982 Lightning Label 6 Steve Cauthen Paul Kelleway 1983 Sweet Monday 5 Philip Waldron ...
World Trophy - Winners Since 1980
... Raymond Ben Hanbury 1981 Long Legend 3 Lester Piggott Henry Cecil 1982 Special Pleasure 3 Lester Piggott Robert Armstrong 1983 Fine Edge 3 Pat Eddery Jeremy Tree 1984 Susa Steel 3 ...
Lester Piggott - In Popular Culture
... The British music band James recorded a song named "Sometimes (Lester Piggott)" on their album Laid ... in Margate, Kent has been restyled with a horse racing theme and renamed Lester's after the famous jockey ... song "In the Days Before Rock 'n Roll" also mentions Piggott by name "When we let, then we bet / On Lester Piggott when we met / And we let the goldfish go" In 1992, the Queen ...

Famous quotes containing the words piggott and/or lester:

    Eating’s going to be a whole new ball game. I may even have to buy a new pair of trousers.
    —Lester Piggott (b. 1935)

    Young men all of us—we’ve got to be. You know why? I’ll give you two good reasons. We jump out of planes, and guys shoot at us.
    Alvah Bessie, Ranald MacDougall, and Lester Cole. Raoul Walsh. Captain Nelson (Errol Flynn)