1000 GUINEAS 1966

The 153rd winner of the 1000 Guineas, held on Thursday 28th April 1966 over the Rowley Mile, was Glad Rags (100/6), a chestnut filly by High Hat out of Dryad, owned by Mrs Alice Du Pont Mills. The winner won by a head in 1 minute 40.30 secs, with 2 lengths back to the third. A large field of 21 runners contested the race which was worth £25,214 (Equivalent to £448,800 in 2017)


Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
GLAD RAGS Paul Cook M Vincent O'Brien Mrs Alice Du Pont Mills 100/6
BERKELEY SPRINGS Geoff Lewis Ian Balding Mr Paul Mellon 100/6
MILIZA Yves Saint-Martin F Mathet (Fr) M F Dupre 100/8
SOFT ANGELS Lester Piggott Noel Murless Lady Sassoon
VISP Jimmy Lindley J Watts Mr E B Benjamin
THESSALY W Williamson E Pollet (Fr) Mrs A B Biddle
WAGTAIL G Bougoure A Budgett Mr A M Budgett
FALLACIOUS Doug Smith G Brooke Mr R F Dennis
CRYSTAL LIGHT L Ward M Vincent O'Brien Lord Harrington
JUST PEEPING W Pyers E Fellows (Fr) Mrs H E Jackson
PADANTE Freddie Head Noel Murless Mr E Loder
FULL TOSS Frankie Durr Harry Wragg Mr C B Moller
SEA LICHEN Ron Hutchinson Harry Wragg Mr H H Morriss
AMERICA Edward Hide W Elsey Sir John Musker
OLD FRAME Stan Clayton R Houghton Mr C Nicholson
PORADORA Joe Mercer Peter Walwyn Major J H Paine
HIDING PLACE Joe Sime Clayton Lord Porchester
GYROPOLIS Duncan Keith D Hanley Mr A J Richards
AUDREY JOAN L G Brown Eric Cousins Mrs D Rosenfield
BOMBAZINE J Wilson H Ryan Price Mr F H Sasse
PRINCESS VICTORIA J Massard M Zilber (Fr) Mr M D Windenstein
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