2000 GUINEAS 1882
The 74th winner of the 2000 Guineas, held on Wednesday 26th April 1882 over the Rowley Mile, was Shotover (10/1), a bay filly by Hermit out of Stray Shot, owned by the 1st Duke of Westminster. The winner won by 2 lengths in 1 minute 53.40 secs, with 4 lengths back to the third. A field of 18 runners contested the race which was worth £5,000 (Equivalent to £560,000 in 2017)
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
SHOTOVER Tom Cannon John Porter 1st Duke of Westminster 10/1
QUICKLIME Charles Wood Lord Bradford 1000/45
MARDEN Wyatt Mr R S Evans 100/8
PURSEBEARER John Osborne Mr C Perkins 4/1
SOUTHAMPTON Wainwright Mr Layland 100/1
CARLYLE J Watts Lord Cadogan 50/1
LAUREATE George Fordham Mr Craven 20/1
BALIOL Snowden Lord Hastings 100/1
ANTARCTIC Barrett Lord Falmouth 100/1
EXECUTOR Jem Goater Count Frederic de Lagrange 7/2
ALBAN Giles Mr T Leader 100/1
COMTE ALFRED Loates M Lefevre 40/1
SACHEON F Webb Mr P Lorillard 100/8
GARETH Lemaire Lord Rosebery 100/1
BERWICK Rossiter Prince Soltykoff 25/1
ZEUS Fred Archer Lord Hastings 20/1
ADRASTUS H Jeffery Mr I Bates 50/1
PARAGON H Luke Prince Batthyany 100/7
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