2000 GUINEAS 1883
The 75th winner of the 2000 Guineas, held on Wednesday 25th April 1883 over the Rowley Mile, was Galliard (9/2), a brown colt by Galopin out of Mavis, owned by the 6th Viscount Falmouth. The winner won by a head in 1 minute 50.40 secs, with a neck back to the third. A field of 15 runners contested the race which was worth £4,600 (Equivalent to £510,600 in 2017)
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
GALLIARD Fred Archer Mathew Dawson 6th Viscount Falmouth 9/2
GOLDFIELD Tom Cannon Lord Cadogan 100/9
THE PRINCE Charles Wood Mr C Blanton 11/2
HIGHLAND CHIEF Fred Webb Lord Ellesmere 11/4
GANIMEDE Jem Goater Mr Michel Ephrussi 50/1
GRANDMASTER A Giles Lord Falmouth 40/1
EXPORT J Watts Duke of Hamilton 100/1
AUCTIONEER E Martin Mr T Jennings 100/1
ST BLAISE G Barrett Sir F Johnstone 25/1
MONTROYD C Loates Mr C J Lefevre 25/1
BON JOUR Huxtable Mr C J Lefevre 50/1
CHISLEHURST John Osborne Mr C Perkins 6/1
MODRED A Wood Lord Rosebery 200/1
HAMAKO George Fordham Mr Leopold de Rothschild 50/1
PADLOCK E Rossiter Prince Soltykoff 100/1
Note: The image above is shown courtesy of the Sporting Gazette & Agricultural Journal 1879 Over Round 103%