1000 GUINEAS 1945
The 132nd winner of the 'New 1000 Guineas Stakes', held on Tuesday 8th May 1945 over the Bunbury Mile of the July Course, was Sun Stream (5/2 fav), a chestnut filly by Hyperion out of Drift, owned by the 17th Earl of Derby. The winner won by 3 lengths in 1 minute 41 secs, with 2 lengths back to the third. A field of 14 runners contested the race which was worth £7500 (Equivalent to £306,000 in 2017)
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
SUN STREAM Harry Wragg Walter Earl 17th Earl of Derby 5/2
BLUE SMOKE Eph Smith Lord Rosebery 25/1
MRS FEATHER Arthur Wragg Miss Dorothy Paget 4/1
EXOTIC P Evans 100/30
CARPATICA Cliff Richards 50/1
HAPPY GRACE R A Jones 100/6
FULL SPEED Doug Smith 40/1
THE GOLDEN GIRL Charlie Elliott 7/1
SOLAR PATH W Nevett 33/1
WILDFELL T Carey 40/1
FRACTIONS Gordon Richards 100/9
FINETTE Sam Wragg 50/1
NO SURRENDER P Maher 50/1
POSTLIP M Beary 50/1
      Over Round 118%