2000 GUINEAS 1867
The 59th winner of the 2000 Guineas, held on Tuesday 23rd April 1867 over the Rowley Mile, was Vauban (5/2 fav), a bay colt by Muscovite out of Palm, owned by the 8th Duke of Beaufort. The winner won by 2 lengths in 1 minute 50 secs, with a head back to the third. A field of 18 runners contested the race which was worth £4,850 (Equivalent to £528,700 in 2017)
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
VAUBAN Geroge Fordham John Day jnr 8th Duke of Beaufort 5/2
KNIGHT OF THE GARTER Custance Captain Machell 20/1
MARKSMAN Chaloner Mr James Merry 100/15
OWAIN GLYNDWR Jem Goater Sir R Bulkeley 12/1
LORD HASTINGS J Doyle Mr Eastwood 100/1
PLAUDIT J Snowden Major Elwon 7/2
STAR OF INDIA T French Lord Falmouth 50/1
VAM AMBURGH Cartwright Mr Fleming 100/1
UNNAMED COLT BY TOXOPHILITE Norman Lord Glasgow 25/1
UNNAMED COLT BY YOUNG MELBOURNE Tom Aldcroft Lord Glasgow 25/1
UNCAS Tom Cannon Marquis of Hastings 100/1
HUNTSMAN Heartfield Mr G Jones 100/1
TROCADERO Hibberd Count F de Lagrange 25/1
MANDRAKE John Osborne Mr Mackenzie 100/1
UNNAMED COLT BY THORMANBY J Grimshaw Mr James Merry 100/1
JULIUS A Edwards Duke of Newcastle 9/2
PERICLES J Daley Duke of Newcastle 100/1
RAVIOLI Loates Mr Savile 100/1
Note: The image above is shown courtesy of the issuing cigarette card company Allen & Ginter. Over Round 118%