1000 GUINEAS 1909
The 96th winner of the 1000 Guineas, held on Friday 30th April 1909 over the Rowley Mile, was Electra (9/1), a brown filly by Eager out of Sirenia, owned by Mr L Neumann. The winner won by a length in 1 minute 40.4 secs, with 4 lengths between second and third. A field of 10 runners contested the race which was worth £5,050 (Equivalent to £555,500 in 2017)
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
ELECTRA Bernard Dillon P P Gilpin Mr L Neumann 9/1
PRINCESS DE GALLES Herbert Jones HM King Edward VII 5/2
PEROLA F Wootton Mr W C Cooper 3/1
MESSAOUDA G Stern M Edmund Blanc 8/1
VIVID Danny Maher Sir Daniel Cooper 9/2
JANFARIE W Higgs Lord Rosebery 25/1
MAID OF THE MIST C Trigg Mr W Bass 25/1
CURZOLA W Earl Duke of Portland 10/1
BLUE CAP W Saxby Mr W Hall Walker 25/1
APPEAL J H Martin Lord Harewood 25/1
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