1000 GUINEAS 1952
The 139th winner of the 1000 Guineas, held on Friday 2nd May 1952 over the Rowley Mile, was Zabara (7/1), a chestnut filly by Persian Gulf out of Samovar, owned by Sir Malcolm McAlpine. The winner won by half a length in 1 minute 40.92 secs, with 5 lengths back to the third. A field of 20 runners contested the race which was worth £13,388 (Equivalent to £386,900 in 2017)
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
ZABARA Ken Gethin Vic Smyth Sir Malcolm McAlpine 7/1
LA MIRAMBULE Roger Poincelet France M M Hennessy 2/1
REFRESHED Gordon Richards Noel Murless Mr J A Dewar 100/8
PRIMAVERA Bill Rickaby Jack Jarvis Lord Milford 25/1
FRIEZE Edgar Britt Charles Elsey Captain A M Keith 25/1
TAYEH Charlie Smirke R Marsh HH Aga Khan 100/7
ESCASIDA Rae Johnstone France M M Boussac 100/7
QUEEN OF LIGHT Eph Smith J E Watts Mr H J Joel 100/6
MA FOLIE R Bertiglia France M M Anguenot 100/6
EASTERN STREAM C Spares W Stephenson Mr F W Dennis 20/1
VALCAMONICA J Doyasbere France Comte de Chambure 25/1
NICKY NOOK Jas. Thompson P Beasley Mr J R Townley 33/1
THE BRIGHTON BELLE Frankie Durr W Smyth Mr H Corlat 33/1
LIFE SENTENCE T Gosling M Pope Miss G M Yule 50/1
FAIR AMAZON E Fordyce Lawson Sir A Butt 66/1
TRIPAWAY Stan Clayton G Brooke Major L B Holliday 66/1
PEGRUHEE A Carson J E Davis Mr Keuyoumdjian 66/1
NORTH STAR II Joe Mercer P Walwyn Miss Dorothy Paget 66/1
ENRAPT Lester Piggott Tom Cannon Mrs J V Rank 66/1
RED LINNET Doug Smith R Day Mrs A Johnson 66/1
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