1000 GUINEAS 1899

The 86th winner of the 1000 Guineas, held on Friday 28th April 1899 over the Rowley Mile, was Sibola (13/8 fav), a bay filly by The Sailor Prince out of Saluda, owned by Lord William Beresford. The winner won by 3 lengths in 1 minute 44.2 secs, with 2 lengths back to the third. A field of 14 runners contested the race which was worth £3,800 (Equivalent to £456,000 in 2017)


Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
SIBOLA Tod Sloan John Huggins Lord William Beresford 13/8
FASCINATION F Pratt Mr Arthur James 20/1
MUSA F Rickaby Mr Douglas Baird 100/7
PRINCESS MARY Morny Cannon Duke of Westminster 100/7
STRIKE A LIGHT Fred Allsopp Mr W R Cloate 10/1
UMBROSA Walter Bradford Mr L Brassey 100/6
GALOPIN LASSIE E Martin Sir J Blundell Maple 25/1
SWEET MARJORIE J Hind Sir R Waldie Griffith 25/1
LADY OGLE Sam Loates Mr Wallace Johnstone 100/7
VICTORIA MAY John Watts Mr J W Larnach 10/1
MYAKKA T Weldon Mr P Lorillard 6/1
CORPOSANT Charles Wood Lord Rosebery100/8
GUAVES Tommy Loates Mr Leopold de Rothschild 10/1
CLAQUE Otto Madden Duke of Devonshire 25/1
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