1000 GUINEAS 1958

The 145th winner of the 1000 Guineas, held on Friday 2nd May 1958 over the Rowley Mile, was Bella Paola (6/1), a brown filly by Ticino out of Rhea II, owned by Francois Pupre. The winner won by 1 1/2 lengths in 1 minute 38.75 secs, with 5 lengths back to the third. A field of 11 runners contested the race which was worth £12,773 (Equivalent to £283,600 in 2017)


Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
BELLA PAOLA Serge Boullenger Francois Mathet Francois Pupre 6/1
AMANTE J Massard Alec Head Prince Aly Khan 9/1
ALPINE BLOOM Manny Mercer Jack Jarvis Baron Milford 100/7
PERSIAN WHEEL Lester Piggott Noel Murless HM The Queen
NICARIA Joe Mercer R J Colling Mr J J Astor
ACOSSAIRE D Ryan W Stephenson Lady Mary Delamere
PUFFIN Doug Smith O'Gorman Mr J S Gerber
MOTHER GOOSE W H Carr Walter Nightingall Mr Emile Littler
DARIENE Scobie Breasley Gordon Richards Miss Dorothy Paget
CAPPONCINA John Egan Jack Jarvis Lord Rosebery
NIGHT COURT Edward Hide W Elsey Sir Victor Sassoon
      Over Round N/A