1000 GUINEAS 1864
The 51st winner of the 1000 Guineas, held on Thursday 28th April 1864 over the Ditch Mile, was Tomato (8/1), a bay filly by King Tom out of Mincemeat, owned by Mayer A de Rothschild. The winner won by 2 lengths in 1 minute 53 secs, with 3/4 length back to the third. A field of 15 runners contested the race which was worth £3,600 (Equivalent to £417,600 in 2017)
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
TOMATO John Wells Joseph Hayhoe Mayer A de Rothschild 8/1
BREEZE J Daley Baron de Rothschild 33/1
TOOI-TOOI Tom Ashmall Mr John Scott 15/1
LIGHTFINGER J Adams Lord Coventry 50/1
SARDINIA Custance Sir F Johnstone 100/30
AURICULA Norman Lord Exeter 50/1
SISTER TO THE DRAKE Aldcroft Lord Glasgow 10/1
FILLY BY TOXOPHILITE George Fordham Lord Glasgow 20/1
ROUGE CROSSE Jem Goater Mr Henry 50/1
MASQUERADE A Edwards Mr James Merry 5/1
LINDA Perry Mr R C Naylor 50/1
GAZZA LADRA Challoner Mr R C Naylor 10/1
BECKY SHARPE Sam Rogers Lord Posrtmouth 20/1
MOLLY CAREW H Grimshaw Mr J F Rowland 6/1
GOLDYLOCKS W Boyce Mr Perry 100/7
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