2000 GUINEAS 1901
The 93rd winner of the 2000 Guineas, held on Wednesday 1st May 1901 over the Rowley Mile, was Handicapper (4/1), a brown colt by Matchmaker out of Agnes Osborne, owned by Sir E Cassell. The winner won by 2 lengths in 1 minute 43.60 secs, with a neck back to the third. A field of 17 runners contested the race which was worth £5,300 (Equivalent to £598,900 in 2017)
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
HANDICAPPER W Halsey F W Day Sir E Cassell 33/1
DORICLES K Cannon Mr Leopold de Rothschild 4/1
OSBOCH Herbert Jones Lord Wolverton 40/1
VELES Otto Madden Sir R Waldie Griffith 7/2
ST MONANS J Fagan Major E W Baird 50/1
SANG BLEU W Buchanan Sir E Cassell 66/1
CYNICAL Morny Cannon Mr Arthur James 100/8
EXEDO Danny Maher Mr P Lorillard 100/8
ST MACLOU J Dalton Colonel H McCalmont 100/7
LORD BOBS Sam Loates Sir J Blundell Maple 6/1
BAY MELTON C Jenkins Mr C S Newton 50/1
PETRONIUS J Reiff Mr W C Whitney 50/1
GOST McGlone M Michel Ephrussi 33/1
PRINCE REGENT F Rickaby Lord Farquhar 40/1
PRINCE CHARLES II L Reiff Mr W C Whitney 50/1
KILCHERAN F Wood Mr J B Joel 40/1
ORCHID F Pratt Mr H J King 9/2
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