1000 GUINEAS 1937

The 124th winner of the 1000 Guineas, held on Friday 30th April 1937 over the Rowley Mile, was Exhibitionnist (10/1), a bay filly by Solario out of Lady Wembley, owned by Sir Victor Sassoon. The winner won by 1/2 a length in 1 minute 43.80 secs, with a head back to the third. A field of 20 runners contested the race which was worth £7500 (Equivalent to £486,000 in 2017)


Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
EXHIBITIONNIST Steve Donoghue Joseph Lawson Sir Victor Sassoon 10/1
SPRAY R Beasley Major Cayser 100/6
GAINSBOROUGH LASS Eph Smith Sir Jack Jarvis 10/11
SWEET CONTENT W Sibbritt Mr F Dennis 33/1
PACK ICE R Perryman Lord Derby 33/1
CELESTIAL WAY Brownie Carslake Mr George Lambton 20/1
BLACK LASHES M Beary Mr Widener 25/1
BURLINGTON LASS F Herbert Mr F Willmot 33/1
PENICUIK Gordon Richards Lord Astor 33/1
KIND KITTY Cliff Richards Miss Bainbridge 10/1
ECB R A Jones Mrs Chester Beatty 20/1
FIELDFARE Harry Wragg Lt-Colonel Giles Loder 33/1
LOVER'S PATH J Sirett Mr Robin McAlpine 20/1
GLIDING Tommy Weston Sir Abe Bailey 33/1
FAIR MAUD Sam Wragg Lord Glanely 33/1
DARING DUCHESS Charlie Smirke Mrs Glorney 33/1
FROGMARCH H Packham Mr H Gregson 33/1
COLETTE BAUDOCHE G Bridgland   M Guthmann 100/8
FIRST FLIGHT J Marshall   Lord Londonderry 33/1
LADY OF MILAN Tommy Lowrey   Mrs Washington Singer 20/1

In the Official 3-Y-O Free Handicap Derby winner Mid-Day Sun was rated 2lbs higher than 1000 Guineas and Oaks winner Exhibitionnist, 4lbs higher than 2000 Guineas winner Le Ksar, and 5lbs higher than St Leger winner Chulmleigh. Based on their entire career performances this site rates Mid-Day Sun 2lbs higher than Le Ksar and Chulmleigh, and 3lbs higher than Exhibitionnist.

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