1000 GUINEAS 1926
The 113th winner of the 1000 Guineas, held on Thursday 30th April 1926 over the Rowley Mile, was Pillion (25/1), a bay filly by Chaucer out of Double Back, owned by Mr Anthony de Rothschild. The winner won by a length in 1 minute 41 secs, with half a length back to the third. A large field of 29 runners contested the race which was worth £5,050 (Equivalent to £281,800 in 2017)
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
PILLION Dick Perryman John Watson Mr Anthony de Rothschild 25/1
TRILOGY F Lane Lord Durham 8/1
SHORT STORY J Brennan Lord Astor 20/1
ALAJAJA Joe Childs HM King George V 9/1
GAY BIRD R Jones Lord Astor 33/1
SOMATINA M Beary Sir Abe Bailey 20/1
GREY TWINKLE Herbert Jones Mrs C Beatty 33/1
PART WARM H Beasley Captain R Brassey 33/1
DOUSHKA Brownie Carslake Lord Carnarvon 100/8
GLASHEAM W McLachlan Lt-Colonel R Charteris 33/1
RATICULE Freddie Fox Lord I Churchill 33/1
BELLE SMAR J Thwaites Mr J Corrigan 33/1
PIASSETTA Tommy Weston Lord Derby 33/1
GLEN ROSA J Kirby   Lord Derby 33/1
DORINA G Garner   M E Esmond 6/1
HOCULBA J Leach   Sir R Garton 33/1
KATE COVENTRY H Jelliss   Mr P P Gilpin 10/1
DAMASEL F Dougherty   Sir C Hyde 33/1
OBDURATE Harry Wragg   Mr Solly Joel 33/1
DARYA MAHAL Gordon Richards   HHAga Khan 33/1
MOTI MOHAL Charlie Smirke   HH Aga Khan 100/12
SWEET CICELY G Archibald   Lt-Colonel G Loder 33/1
MELON Fred Winter   Lady Nunburnholme 33/1
KARMA E C Elliott   Lady Richardson 100/30
IMAGERY R Jenkins   Sir S Scott 33/1
FOLISTION T Fergus   Mr S Tattersall 10/1
WITFUL M Leach   Mrs S Whitburn 33/1
QUEEN OF THE FOAM R Stokes   Mr J White 33/1
LEMBELLE Steve Donoghue   Mr F Wright 33/1
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