1000 GUINEAS 1965
The 152nd winner of the 1000 Guineas, held on Thursday 29th April 1965 over the Rowley Mile, was Night Off (9/2), a bay filly by Narrator out of Persuader, owned by Major Lionel B Holliday. The winner won by a head in 1 minute 45.43 secs, with 3 lengths back to the third. A field of 16 runners contested the race which was worth £22,570 (Equivalent to £419,800 in 2017)
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
NIGHT OFF Bill Williamson Walter Wharton Major Lionel B Holliday 9/2
YAMI J C Desaint C Bartholomew (Fr) Mr D A Jackson 9/1
MABEL Ron Hutchinson Peter Walwyn Mr G P Williams 22/1
PAMALOO Brian Henry A Vasey Mr J N Adams
ATTITUDE Joe Mercer W R Hern Mr J J Astor
LONG LOOK J Purnell M Vincent O'Brien Mr J Cox-Brady
FREE TIME Greville Starkey D Thom Mr W Clark
QUITA II Duncan Keith Walter Nightingall Mr W Harvey
ROBY'S PRINCESS Keith Temple-Nidd J F Watts Mr E A Hoh
ROSE OF MOONCOIN Geoff Lewis D Whelan Mrs J Kenny
ROSE D'OR G Bougoure M Hurley Come Antoine de Laubespin
MIBA Lester Piggott H Cottrill Mr P Oppenheimer
NIGHT APPEAL Jimmy Lindley Arthur Budgett Mr R N Richmond-Watson
NONCHALENCE W Pyers E Fellows (Fr) Mr R F Scully
OMENTELLO David Yates V Cross Mr L G Tarrant
BEAT IT P Glennon E Pollet (Fr) Mrs P A B Widener
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