1000 GUINEAS 1916
The 103rd winner of the 1000 Guineas, held on Friday 5th May 1916 over the Rowley Mile, was Canyon (9/2), a bay filly by Chaucer out of Glasalt, owned by Lord Derby. The winner won by 3/4 length in 1 minute 40.6 secs, with 3 lengths back to the third. A field of 10 runners contested the race which was worth £5,050 (Equivalent to £474,700 in 2017)
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
CANYON F Rickaby Hon. George Lambton Lord Derby 9/2
FIFINELLA Joe Childs Mr E Hulton 11/10
SALAMANDRA A Whalley Mr L Neumann 10/1
CANTERBURY BELLE E Lancaster Sir E Cassel 20/1
BROKEN DOLL F Bullock Mr J B Joel 20/1
POMERANIA Steve Donoghue Mr Solly Joel 6/1
PUSS IN BOOTS II N Spear Mr F Keene 40/1
MANY LANDS Walter Griggs Colonel Hall Walker 40/1
POPINGAOL R Cooper Major W Astor 40/1
ANGELINA Herbert Jones Lord Falmouth 20/1
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