1000 GUINEAS 1865
The 52nd winner of the 1000 Guineas, held on Thursday 4th May 1865 over the Ditch Mile, was Siberia (3/1), a chestnut filly by Muscovite out of Figtree, owned by the 8th Duke of Beaufort. The winner won by 1 1/2 lengths in 1 minute 53 secs, with a neck back to the third. A field of 11 runners contested the race which was worth £3,550 (Equivalent to £415,400 in 2017)
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
SIBERIA George Fordham John Barham Day 8th Duke of Beaufort 3/1
WHITE DUCK Tom Ashmall Lord Glasgow 12/1
LA FORTUNE H Grimshaw Count F de Lagrange 100/9
GARDEVISURE Custance Mr R Sutton 6/4
PEERESS W Boyce Mr R W Cameron 20/1
CONTRACT Morris Mr R Ten Broeck 100/8
NUKUHEVA J Doyle Mr J Morris 100/6
BLONDINA Challoner Mr R C Naylor 25/1
KATE HAMPTON Norman Mr J Palmer 30/1
REGINELLA T French Mr T Valentine 50/1
MISS HOBBLE John Osborne Mr W Robinson 100/7
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