1000 GUINEAS 1996

The 183rd winner of the 1000 Guineas, held on Sunday 5th May 1996 over the Rowley Mile, was Bosra Sham (10/11 fav), a chestnut filly by Woodman out of Korveya, owned by Wafic Said. The winner won by 1 1/2 lengths in 1 minute 37.75 secs, with a head between second and third. A field of 13 runners contested the race which was worth £100,525 (Equivalent to £178,000 in 2017)


The following 1000 Guineas 1996 clip is a 2 min 01 secs clip from Youtube

Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
BOSRA SHAM Pat Eddery Sir Henry Cecil Wafic Said 10/11
MATIYA Richard Hills Ben Hanbury Hamdan Al Maktoum 25/1
BINT SHADAYID Frankie Dettori Saeed bin Suroor Hamdan Al Maktoum 11/2
MY BRANCH Michael Hills Barry Hills Wafic Said 14/1
HONEST GUEST Philip Robinson Mark Tompkins Ian Lochead 14/1
DANCE SEQUENCE John Reid Sir Michael Stoute Cheveley Park Stud 12/1
BINT SALSABIL Willie Carson John Dunlop Hamdan Al Maktoum 6/1
MY MELODY PARKES John Carroll Jack Berry Joseph Heler 66/1
MISS UNIVERSAL Brett Doyle Clive Brittain Norman Cheng 100/1
PORTUGUESE LIL Alex Greaves David Nicholls Mrs G W Bloom 500/1
PAPERING Gary Carter Luca Cumani Sheikh Mohammed 33/1
MAID FOR THE HILLS David Harrison David Loder Chris Brasher 33/1
KEEPERS DAWN Kevin Darley R F Johnson-Houghton Bob Lanigan 50/1
      Over Round 118%