1000 GUINEAS 1917
The 104th winner of the 1000 Guineas, held on Friday 4th May 1917 over the Rowley Mile, was Diadem (6/4 fav), a chestnut filly by Orby out of Donneta, owned by Lord D'Abernon. The winner won by 1/2 a length in 1 minute 41 secs, with 4 lengths back to the third. A field of 14 runners contested the race which was worth £7,700 (Equivalent to £612,900 in 2017)
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
DIADEM F Rickaby Hon George Lambton Lord D'Abernon 6/4
SUNNY JANE R Cooper Major W Astor 25/1
NONPAREIL A Whalley Lord Falmouth 25/1
WELLS J H Martin  
ROSMARIN V Smyth  
MOLLY DESMOND Steve Donoghue  
PAMFLETA T Burns  
ELISALEX Wing  
GRIZZEL GRIM C Trigg  
HAMPSHIRE LILY Otto Madden  
ECURIE J Evans  
WILMA E Lancaster  
RHONA N Spear  
MAGNETIA R Watson  
    Over Round 132%