1000 GUINEAS 1972
The 159th winner of the 1000 Guineas, held on Thursday 27th April 1972 over the Rowley Mile, was Waterloo (8/1), a chestnut filly by Bold Lad out of Lakewoods, owned by Mrs R Stanley. The winner won by 2 lengths in 1 minute 39.49 secs, with a head back to the third. A field of 18 runners contested the race which was worth £23,085 (Equivalent to £300,100 in 2017)
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
WATERLOO Eddie Hide Bill Watts Mrs Susan Stanley 8/1
MARISELA Sandy Barclay Francois Boutin (Fr) Mme Maria Felix-Berger 14/1
ROSE DUBARRY Tony Murray T Waugh Mr H J Joel 5/2 fav
ANGEL BEAM Duncan Keith Peter Walwyn Mrs J Jennings
CAREZZA Willie Carson Bernard Van Cutsem Mrs J Olin
EILSA-MYRS Brian Taylor J Winter Mrs D Preon
FINE SILVER Ron Hutchinson Geoff Barling Mr Y Yamamoto
GAY CHARMAINE Freddie Head Ken Payne Mr E Lai
GOLDEN PAWN Pat Eddery Geoff Barling Mr E Benjamin
HIGH MEADOW E Carter F Carr Mrs R Hodges
INDIAN MAID W Williamson S McGrath (Ire) Mrs P McGrath
MISS PARIS Eric Eldin Doug Smith Mr J Pearce
MUSICALE Frankie Durr Barry Hills Lt-Col J Chandos-Pole
PARSIMONY Joe Mercer R Houghton Mr E Holland-Martin
PRINCESS BONITA Lester Piggott M Vincent O'Brien Mr G Weston
SPARKLESS KITTY Geoff Lewis Noel Murless Mrs N Murless
SPIRIT IN THE SKY Ernie Johnson Barry Hills Mr M Howard
VALMARA Jimmy Lindley Harry Wragg Mr G A Oldham
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