2000 GUINEAS 1960

The 152nd winner of the 2000 Guineas, held on Wednesday 27th April 1960 over the Rowley Mile, was Martial (18/1), a chestnut colt by Hill Gail out of Discipliner, owned by Mr Reginald Webster. The winner won by a head in 1 minute 38.33 secs, with 4 lengths back to the third. A field of 17 runners contested the race which was worth £16,854 (Equivalent to £650,700 in 2017)


Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
MARTIAL Ron Hutchinson Paddy Prendergast Mr Reginald Webster 18/1
VENTURE George Moore Alec Head Prince Aly Khan 6/4
AUROY Tommy Gosling W Nightingall Mr A Kennedy 40/1
OAK RIDGE Doug Smith W Elsey Mr E W Beechey 25/1
HIGH HAT W H Carr Walter Nightingall Sir Winston Churchill 50/1
RED GAUNTLET Eph Smith T E Leader Mr H J Joel 100/9
FILIPEPI Geoff Lewis Ron Smyth Mr F A Laker 11/2
TUDORICH Scobie Breasley Gordon Richards Mr T H Lawley 100/7
NEWBUS Edward Hide W Elsey Mr H J Joel 100/9
TULYARTOS W Williamson S McGrath (Ire) Mr J McGrath 20/1
CROQUENITAME J Fabre A Fabre (Fr) Mr A Miller 50/1
TAURUS W Rickaby Walter Nightingall Mr William C Pegley 50/1
BLAST Joe Mercer Arthur Budgett Mr R N Richmond-Watson 50/1
ST PADDY Lester Piggott Noel Murless Sir Victor Sassoon 5/1
NET E Larkin H Leader Mr E Speelman 50/1
GREAT FAITH Joe Sime Sam Hall Mr T West 25/1
KAMOK A Clayton Weston-Evans Mr J Weston-Evans 50/1
      Over Round 129%