1000 GUINEAS 1859

The 46th winner of the 1000 Guineas, held on Thursday 12th May 1859 over the Ditch Mile, was Mayonaise (9/2), a bay filly by Teddington out of Pic-Nic, owned by Mr William Sterling Crawfurd. The winner won by an impressive 20 lengths in 1 minute 54 secs, with just 1/2 a length between second and third. A field of 4 runners contested the race which was worth £1,950 (Equivalent to £222,300 in 2017)


Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
MAYONAISE George Fordham Tom Taylor Mr William Sterling Crawfurd 9/2
ARIADNE Alfred Day Mr F Robinson 2/5
PRELUDE Withington Sir C Monck 20/1
QUI VIVE John Osborne Lord Zetland 8/1
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