1000 GUINEAS 1957

The 144th winner of the 1000 Guineas, held on Friday 3rd May 1957 over the Rowley Mile, was Rose Royale (6/1), a bay filly by Prince Bio out of Rose of Yeroda, owned by HH Aga Khan. The winner won by a length in 1 minute 39.15 secs, with 2 lengths back to the third. A field of 20 runners contested the race which was worth £12,700 (Equivalent to £292,100 in 2017)


Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
ROSE ROYALE Charlie Smirke Alec Head HH Aga Khan 6/1
SENSUALITA J Massard Alec Head Prince Aly Khan 33/1
ANGELET Eddie Hide Ireland Lady Honor Svejdar 4/1
CARROZZA W Rickaby Noel Murless HM The Queen
SILKEN GLIDER J Eddery Ireland Mr J McGrath
NAGAIKA Willie Snaith W Smyth Major-General Sir R Feilden
ALOR STAR Scobie Breasely N Bertie Lord Hothfield
CAPERER W H Carr Captain Cecil Boyd'Rochfort Lady Zia Wernher
MARTIAL AIR Tommy Gosling Jeremy Tree Mr Jeremy Tree
NEVLINA S Smith Captain Cecil Boyd-Rochfort Mrs J D Alexander
VELETA Joe Mercer Lawson Mr J J Astor
ORYCIDA Edgar Britt Captain Charles Elsey Mr Phil Bull
SOLDER SLIPPER Stan Clayton A Thomas Miss Z Daniels
ALL MY EYE W R Johnstone Hastings-Bass Mrs W Williams
RIFIFI Manny Mercer G Colling Major-General Sir R Feilden
RESURGE Ken Gethin A Smyth Mr William Hill
STREET SINGER F Barlow Peter Walwyn Major J H Paine
SIJUI Lester Piggott Noel Murless Sir Victor Sassoon
RIVIERA Doug Smith J F Watts Lord Derby
COLONEL'S LADY Eph Smith R Day Mr Rex A Cohen
      Over Round N/A