1000 GUINEAS 1889
The 76th winner of the 1000 Guineas, held on Friday 3rd May 1889 over the Rowley Mile, was Minthe (4/1), a bay filly by Camballo out of Mint Sauce, owned by Mr Robert Vyner. The winner won by 1/2 a length in 1 minute 52 secs, with 10 lengths back to the third. A field of 14 runners contested the race which was worth £3,700 (Equivalent to £444,000 in 2017)
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
MINTHE Jimmy Woodburn Mathew Dawson Mr Robert Vyner 4/1
WRINKLE George Chaloner Captain Machell 50/1
POLKA F Webb Lord Cadogan 50/1
HAMPTONIA Tom Cannon jnr Mr Douglas Baird 100/6
HELIOSCENE Tom Cannon snr Mr J H Houldsworth 100/8
GULBEYAZ Rickaby Lord Durham 100/7
HORTENSE Sam Loates Lord Ellesmere 20/1
GAGOUL F Barrett Mr Leopold de Rothschild 15/8
CHERRY BOUNCE Morny Cannon Prince Soltykoff 20/1
SECLUSION W Robinson Mr Manton 100/6
ANTIBES E Martin Mr Manton 100/12
RYDAL G Barrett Duke of Westminster 100/7
EDITHA John Watts Lord Hastings 25/1
PAMELA Tommy Loates Lord Ellesmere 20/1
    Over Round 122%