2000 GUINEAS 1974

The 166th winner of the 2000 Guineas, held on Saturday 4th May 1974 over the Rowley Mile, was Nonoalco (19/2), a bay colt by Nearctic out of Seximee, owned by Maria Felix Berger. The winner won by 1 1/2 lengths in 1 minute 39.58 secs, with a length back to the third. A field of 12 runners contested the race which was worth £45,511 (Equivalent to £503,300 in 2017)


Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
NONOALCO Yves Saint-Martin Francois Boutin Maria Felix Berger 19/2
GIACOMETTI Tony Murray Captain H Ryan Price Mr Charles St George 12/1
APALACHEE Lester Piggott M Vincent O'Brien Mr J Mulcahy 4/9
DOLESWOOD Jimmy Lindley Reg Akehurst Mr F Tory
DRAGONARA PALACE Willie Carson Barry Hills Mrs B Stelm
HABAT Pat Eddery Peter Walwyn Dr Carlo Vittadini
MAESTRO PLEASE Michael Kettle Clive Brittain Mr G Van Der Ploeg
NORTHERN TASTE J C Desaint J Cunnington Mr Z Yoshida
SON OF SILVER Frankie Durr Clive Brittain Mrs B Davis
SUPER RED Brian Taylor G Hunter Mrs F Maxwell
WELSH HARMONY Eric Eldin Doug Smith Mr J Pearce
WITTGENSTEIN Bill Pyers G Delloge Mr A Clore
      Over Round N/A