2000 GUINEAS 1915
The 107th winner of the 2000 Guineas, held on Wednesday 28th April 1915 over the Rowley Mile, was Pommern (2/1 fav), a bay colt by Polymelus out of Merry Agnes, owned by Mr Solly Joel. The winner won by 3 lengths in 1 minute 43.40 secs, with a head back to the third. A field of 16 runners contested the race which was worth £5,050 (Equivalent to £535,300 in 2017)
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
POMMERN Steve Donoghue Percy Peck Mr Solly Joel 2/1
TOURNAMENT Walter Griggs Mr L Neumann 100/6
THE VIZIER F Bullock Lord Carnarvon 25/1
SAMMARCO Herbert Jones HM King George V 100/6
FRIAR MARCUS F Rickaby HM King George V 100/7
GADABOUT E Lancaster Sir E Cassel 20/1
SUNFIRE George Stern Mr J B Joel 7/2
SWIFTFOOT M Wing Mr O Lewizohn 50/1
SPRING THYME H Buxton Sir W Nelson 50/1
BETHLEHEM J Thwaites Mr J E Rogerson 25/1
APOTHECARY Joe Childs Mr J A de Rothschild 50/1
ROSSENDALE J Clark Major Roberts 20/1
HIGHFIELD F Templeman Major Roberts 50/1
MILOTUS C Foy Mr R Walker 50/1
FOLLOW UP H Robbins Colonel Hall Walker 50/1
LET FLY E Huxley Colonel Hall Walker 4/1
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