The Investec Derby Festival, held annually, is one of the star highlights of the racing calendar, as well as being a great social occasion for many people. The prize money on offer is one of the biggest in UK racing. In 2019, races will take place on Friday 31 May and Saturday 1 June
But how does The Investec Derby compare to some of the world's most famous races? We've put together key facts for each race, including the The Melbourne Cup, Kentucky Derby, Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe and The Dubai World Cup.
Have a read and then decide for yourself which you think is the greatest. Us? Well we think you know ours already...
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