2000 GUINEAS 1960

The 152nd winner of the 2000 Guineas, held on Wednesday 27th April 1960 over the Rowley Mile, was Martial (18/1), a chestnut colt by Hill Gail out of Discipliner, owned by Mr Reginald Webster. The winner won by a head in 1 minute 38.33 secs, with 4 lengths back to the third. A field of 17 runners contested the race which was worth £16,854 (Equivalent to £650,700 in 2017)


Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
MARTIAL Ron Hutchinson Paddy Prendergast Mr Reginald Webster 18/1
VENTURE George Moore Alec Head Prince Aly Khan 6/4
AUROY Tommy Gosling W Nightingall Mr A Kennedy 40/1
OAK RIDGE Doug Smith W Elsey Mr E W Beechey
HIGH HAT W H Carr Walter Nightingall Sir Winston Churchill
RED GAUNTLET Eph Smith T E Leader Mr H J Joel
FILIPEPI Geoff Lewis Ron Smyth Mr F A Laker
TODORICH Scobie Breasley Gordon Richards Mr T H Lawley
NEWBUS Edward Hide W Elsey Mr H J Joel
TULYARTOS W Williamson S McGrath (Ire) Mr J McGrath
CROQUENITAME J Fabre A Fabre (Fr) Mr A Miller
TAURUS W Rickaby Walter Nightingall Mr William C Pegley
BLAST Joe Mercer Arthur Budgett Mr R N Richmond-Watson
ST PADDY Lester Piggott Noel Murless Sir Victor Sassoon
NET E Larkin H Leader Mr E Speelman
GREAT FAITH Joe Sime Sam Hall Mr T West
KAMOK A Clayton Weston-Evans Mr J Weston-Evans
      Over Round N/A