2000 GUINEAS 1819
The 11th winner of the 2000 Guineas, held on Tuesday 27th April 1819, was Antar (4/1), a bay colt by Haphazard out of Cressida, owned by Sir John Shelley. A field of 6 runners contested the race which was worth 1900 Guineas (Equivalent to £157,000 in 2017)
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
ANTAR Edward Edwards James Edwards Sir John Shelley 4/1
UNNAMED BAY COLT BY RUBENS Lord George Cavendish 6/5
EUPHRATES Lord Rous 3/1
UNNAMED BAY COLT BY SKIDDAW Mr Charles Wyndham 25/1
WILDFIRE Duke of Grafton 25/1
UNNAMED BAY COLT BY ORVILLE Mr Andrew 25/1
Note that only horses priced at 4/1 or better were recorded, all others have been allocated 25/1 Over Round 102%
Note: The image above is shown courtesy of the Illustrated Sporting News.