1000 GUINEAS 1976

The 163rd winner of the 1000 Guineas, held on Thursday 29th April 1976 over the Rowley Mile, was Flying Water (2/1 fav), a bay filly by Habitat out of Formentera, owned by Daniel Wildenstein. The winner won by a length in 1 minute 37.83 secs, with a head back to the third. A field of 25 runners contested the race which was worth £39,447 (Equivalent to £304,100 in 2017)


The following 1000 Guineas 1976 clip is a 19 secs clip from Youtube

Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
FLYING WATER Yves Saint-Martin Angel Penna snr Daniel Wildenstein 2/1
KONAFA Gianfranco Dettori Luca Cumani L Gatto-Roissard 66/1
KESAR QUEEN Freddie Head Scobie Breasley Ravi Tikkoo 14/1
ANTRONA P Paquet Francois Boutin (Fr) Mr G A Oldham
CAPPUCCILLI Lester Piggott Henry Cecil Mrs Charles St George
CHINA TEA Alan Bond Henry Cecil Mrs J Hanes
COME UP SMILING G Rivases J Fellows (Fr) R Scully
EIRENE M L Thomas M Biermann (Germany) A Gosdeke
FLAMEPROOF D Richardson U Osimann (Germany) D Blackburn
GILDING Joe Mercer Ian Balding HM Queen Elizabeth II
HEAVEN KNOWS Eric Eldin Ron Smyth Gavin Pritchard-Gordon
ICING Christy Roche Paddy Prendergast Lady Ivagh
KATIE MAY Brian Taylor F Maxwell L Hall
LITTLE TRILBY J Roe J Kennedy (Ire) Mrs J Orpen
LUNA REAL T Talliard E Bartholomew (Fr) Mrs J Pochna
MANILATA Tony Murray Harry Wragg W Brehm
MY FAIR NIECE Geoff Lewis Bruce Hobbs Mr J Philipps
NIGHT VISION Frank Morby R Houghton Lt-Col P Emmer
OUTER CIRCLE Frankie Durr Ian Balding D Willmot
PASTY Pat Eddery Peter Walwyn Mr G Williams
PETALCA Willie Carson Clive Brittain Captain Marcos Lemos
RORY'S ROCKET Ron Hutchinson John Dunlop Mr John Dunlop
ROWANTREE Greville Starkey Ian Balding Col J Berry
SHORTBREAD Bruce Raymond James Bethell Mrs P Wright
SOLAR Edward Hide Bill Wightman Mrs P Fleetwood-Hesketh
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