2000 GUINEAS 1904
The 96th winner of the 2000 Guineas, held on Wednesday 27th April 1904 over the Rowley Mile, was St Amant (11/4 fav), a bay filly by St Frusquin out of Lady Loverule, owned by Mr Leopold de Rothschild. The winner won by 4 lengths in 1 minute 38.8 secs, with 2 lengths back to the third. A field of 14 runners contested the race which was worth £5,050 (Equivalent to £565,600 in 2017)
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
ST AMANT K Cannon A Hayhoe Mr Leopold de Rothschild 11/4
JOHN O'GAUNT Mr G Thursby Sir John Thursby 10/1
HENRY THE FIRST Otto Madden Mr J Musker 8/1
SANTRY W Lane Lord Carnarvon 6/1
AIRLIE H Aylin Lord Farquhar 9/1
CINQUEFOIL Danny Maher Sir J Miller 25/1
CHALLENGER W Halsey Mr Sam Darling 100/8
CLONMELL J H Martin Mr Richard Croker 25/1
JUPITER PLUVIUS Herbert Jones Mr Arthur James 100/7
HIS MAJESTY Bernard Dillon Lord Derby 33/1
INVERKEITHING H Randall Mr C Perkins 33/1
LANCASHIRE G Mauser Mr J Buchanan 33/1
RYDAL HEAD Morny Cannon Duke of Westminster 100/8
MONTEM John Watts Lord Wolverton 100/6
Note: The image opposite is shown courtesy of the issuing cigarette card company Salmon & Gluckstein. Over Round 117%