2000 GUINEAS 1919
The 111th winner of the 2000 Guineas, held on Wednesday 7th May 1919 over the Rowley Mile, was The Panther (10/1), a bay colt by Tracery out of Countess Zia, owned by Sir Alec Black. The winner won by a neck in 1 minute 44.40 secs, with 3/4 length back to the third. A field of 12 runners contested the race which was worth £5,050 (Equivalent to £263,100 in 2017)
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
THE PANTHER Richard Cooper George R Manser Sir Alec Black 10/1
BUCHAN Vic Smyth Major W Astor 100/8
DOMINION A Smith Lord Glanely 100/6
LORD BASIL J Brennan Major W Astor 2/1
WILSON Freddie Fox Sir Abe Bailey 33/1
AFRICAN STAR M Wing Major Holliday 33/1
TANGIERS Steve Donoghue Sir W Nelson 100/9
BRUFF BRIDGE Joe Childs Sir G Noble 100/7
STEFAN THE GREAT Brownie Carslake Mr Robinson 2/1
IRON HAND J H Martin Mrs H Whitworth 100/8
KNIGHT OF BLYTH Albert Whalley Major F Willey 33/1
LAURENCIAN V Piper Mr H Rudd 33/1
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