One Thousand Guineas


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One Thousand Guineas

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(Horse Racing) See Thousand Guineas
References in classic literature ?
'One thousand guineas to the little beauty you slowly hunted to death.
I ask you to accept the post of private physician to this household for the space of one--it may be two months, and I offer you also, as an honorarium, the fee of one thousand guineas."
'"Many years ago, there lived at Cambridge a miserly old couple of the name of Jardine: they had two sons: the father was a perfect miser, and at his death one thousand guineas were discovered secreted in his bed.
There was an upset in the Racing UK's Biggest Ever Flat Season Novice Median Auction Stakes when 4/7 shot Worship - considered good enough to run in the One Thousand Guineas - was outgunned by Richard Fahey's Aljady, who made it two out of two in the style of a promising horse.
A The Grand National B The Derby C One Thousand Guineas D Royal Ascot 2.
Minding, trained by Aidan O'Brien and ridden by Ryan Moore, added the Nassau Stakes to victories in the One Thousand Guineas and Oaks.
ONE THOUSAND GUINEAS hope Proportional thrilled Criquette Head in a workout yesterday - but the Chantilly trainer warned punters last year's Prix Marcel Boussac heroine is not yet a certain starter at Newmarket on May 3.
QUIZ OF THE DAY: 1 Wildebeest; 2 Twelve; 3 Cabbage and potato; 4 The One Thousand Guineas and The Oaks; 5 Bonnie Prince Charlie; 6 The Three Sisters; 7 Betty Grable; 8 Russia; 9 Popstars; 10 The case that holds the ship's compass.
In a busy season at three, she won only two Listed events, but had a second place in the One Thousand Guineas to her credit.
One Thousand Guineas winner Russian Rhythm threw down a challenge which got to within a length of the winner.
Two years earlier, she had accomplished the unique feat in British racing history of winning four of the five Classic races outright - the One Thousand Guineas, the Two Thousand Guineas, the Oaks, and the St Leger.
The stable's form horse is Darkanna, who was beaten just under four lengths behind Aidan O'Brien's One Thousand Guineas favourite, Clemmie, in the Group 1 Cheveley Park Stakes at Newmarket a week ago.