1000 GUINEAS 1975

The 162nd winner of the 1000 Guineas, held on Thursday 1st May 1975 over the Rowley Mile, was Nocturnal Spree (14/1), a grey filly by Supreme Sovereign out of Night Attire, owned by Mrs D O'Kelly. The winner won by a short head in 1 minute 41.65 secs, with a length back to the third. A field of 16 runners contested the race which was worth £27,303 (Equivalent to £261,600 in 2017)


Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
NOCTURNAL SPREE Johnny Roe Stuart Murless Mrs Ann-Hart O'Kelly 14/1
GIRL FRIEND J P Lefevre France Mr D W Molin 13/1
JOKING APART Joe Mercer Ian Balding HH Queen Elizabeth II 25/1
ROSE BOWL Lester Piggott   Mrs Jane Englehard 7/4 fav
Note that full results are not available; stable lads picketed the course in a bid to increase their pay
      Over Round N/A