1000 GUINEAS 1983

The 170th winner of the 1000 Guineas, held on Thursday 28th April 1983 over the Rowley Mile, was Ma Biche (5/2 fav), a bay and brown filly by Key To The Kingdom out of Madge, owned by Maktoum Al Maktoum. The winner won by 1 1/2 lengths in 1 minute 41.71 secs, with a head back to the third. A field of 18 runners contested the race which was worth £71,472 (Equivalent to £232,300 in 2017)


The following 1000 Guineas 1983 clip is a 1 min 40 secs clip from Youtube

Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
MA BICHE Freddie Head Mme C Head-Maarek Maktoum Al Maktoum 5/2
FAVORIDGE Pat Eddery Harry Wragg 7/2
HABIBTI Willie Carson John Dunlop 10/1
RARE ROBERTA T Quinn Paul Cole 100/1
ANNIE EDGE John Reid Derek Haydn Jones 16/1
LA GRIGIA Brian Taylor J Winter 66/1
SOLIMILE Tony Ives Paul Kelleway 66/1
SKI SAILING Steve Cauthen Barry Hills Mr R A N Bonnycastle 11/1
MYRA'S BEST Lester Piggott R Williams Robert Sangster 25/1
HENRY'S SECRET Greville Starkey Sir Michael Stoute Sheikh Mohammed 40/1
SHORE LINE Billy Newnes Henry Candy 12/1
FLAMENCO Paul Cook Ian Balding Sheikh Mohammed 20/1
ACORAS PREDICTION Ian Jenkinson M Haynes 500/1
DANCING MEG Joe Mercer D Laing 100/1
INDIAN LADY Philip Waldron Geoff Lewis 100/1
OCTAVIA GIRL Brian Rouse David Elsworth 50/1
CRIME OF PASSION George Duffield D Laing Christopher Wright 66/1
ROYAL HEROINE Robert Edmondson Sir Michael Stoute Robert Sangster 10/1
      Over Round 110%