1000 GUINEAS 1997

The 184th winner of the 1000 Guineas, held on Sunday 4th May 1997 over the Rowley Mile, was Sleepytime (5/1), a bay filly by Royal Academy out of Alidiva, owned by Greenbay Stables Ltd. The winner won by 4 lengths in 1 minute 37.36 secs, with 3/4 length back to the third. A field of 15 runners contested the race which was worth £104,730 (Equivalent to £180,200 in 2017)


The following 1000 Guineas 1997 clip is a 2 min 21 secs clip from Youtube

Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
SLEEPYTIME Kieren Fallon Sir Henry Cecil Greenbay Stables Ltd 5/1
OH NELLIE Willie Ryan Neville Callaghan Michael Tabor 50/1
DAZZLE John Reid Sir Michael Stoute Cheveley Park Stud 16/1
PAS DE RESPONSE Freddie Head Mme C Head-Maarek Wetheimer & Frere 5/2
OCEAN RIDGE Thierry Jarnet Saeed bin Suroor Godolphin 25/1
REAMS OF VERSE Pat Eddery Sir Henry Cecil Khalid Abdullah 11/1
ELEGANT WARNING Darryll Holland Barry Hills Pip Elson 50/1
KHASSAH Richard Hills John Gosden Hamdan Al Maktoum 20/1
SARAYIR Michael Roberts Major Dick Hern Hamdan Al Maktoum 20/1
MOONLIGHT PARADISE Frankie Dettori Saeed bin Suroor Godolphin 7/2
BIANCA NERA Kevin Darley David Loder Mr S R Frisby 50/1
DANCE PARADE T Quinn Paul Cole HRH Prince Fahd Salman 18/1
REBECCA SHARP Michael Hills Geoff Wragg A P Oppenheimer 16/1
YASHMAK Mick Kinane Sir Henry Cecil Khalid Abdullah 14/1
REUNION Olivier Peslier John Hills Highclere Thoroughbred Racing Ltd 16/1
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