1000 GUINEAS 1902

The 89th winner of the 1000 Guineas, held on Friday 2nd May 1902 over the Rowley Mile, was Sceptre (1/2 fav), a bay filly by Persimmon out of Ornament, owned by Mr R S Sievier. The winner won by 1 1/2 lengths in 1 minute 41 secs, with 4 lengths back to the third. A field of 15 runners contested the race which was worth £5,050 (Equivalent to £565,600 in 2017)


Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
SCEPTRE H Randall Bob Sievier Mr Robert S Sievier 1/2
ST WINDELINE W Lane Major R W Baird 100/7
BLACK FANCY Joe Childs Mr Lionel Brassey 33/1
GAME CHICK Danny Maher Captain Eustace Loder 11/2
ECILA Herbert Jones HM King Edward VII 33/1
DOCTRINE W Halsey Sir E Cassell 33/1
LADY MACDONALD G McCall Mr J C Dyer 25/1
ICE MAIDEN Morny Cannon Mr George Faber 100/6
DOROTHY MELTON J H Martin Mr J Musker 33/1
LADY BRITTA Smith Mr J Musker 33/1
SALT TEARS F Wood Mr R A Oswald 33/1
VENUS K Cannon Mr Leopold de Rothschild 33/1
MOUNTAIN DAISY S Clemson Prince Soltykoff 33/1
BALLANTRAE C Jenkins Mr W C Whitney 33/1
PUNCTILIO H Aylin Sir E Vincent 33/1
Note: The picture above is in the public domain because its artist Emil Adam died in 1924, more than 80 years ago. Over Round 132%