2000 GUINEAS 1815
The 7th winner of the 2000 Guineas, held on Tuesday 25th April 1815 over the Rowley Mile course, was Tigris (7/4 fav), a chestnut colt by Quiz out of Persepolis, owned by the 1st Baron Rous. A field of 10 runners contested the race which was worth 1450 Guineas (Equivalent to £111,600 in 2017)
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
TIGRIS Bill Arnull R Dixon Boyce 1st Baron Rous 7/4
CASTANET Mr Lake 25/1
ORIGINAL Mr Dundas 25/1
ST SEBASTIAN Lord Grosvenor 25/1
UNNAMED BAY COLT BY SELIM Lord Foley 6/1
BILLING Mr Charles Wilson 8/1
CAPER Mr Charles Wyndham 25/1
WHISKER Duke of Grafton 5/2
DONKEY Mr Shakespear 25/1
SEAGRAVE Mr Watson 25/1
Note that only horses priced at 8/1 or better were recorded, all others have been allocated 25/1 Over Round 113%
Note: The image above is shown courtesy of the Illustrated Sporting News.