1000 GUINEAS 1821
The 8th winner of the 1000 Guineas, held on Thursday 10th May 1821 over the Ditch Mile, was Zeal (4/6 fav), a brown filly by Partisan out of Zaida, owned by the 4th Duke of Grafton. A field of 6 runners contested the race which was worth 900 Guineas (Equivalent to £84,100 in 2017)
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
ZEAL Frank Buckle Robert Robson 4th Duke of Grafton 4/6
AMY Lord Suffield 20/1
BREEZE Lord Foley 20/1
BITTERN Lord Grosvenor 7/2
UNNAMED BROWN FILLY BR WAXY Mr Rush 20/1
UNNAMED BROWN FILLY BY ALADDIN HRH the Duke of York 20/1
Note that only horses priced at 7/2 or better were recorded, all others have been allocated 20/1 Over Round 102%
NOTE:The image above is shown courtesy of the Sporting Gazette and Agricultural Journal 1879