2000 GUINEAS 1921
The 113th winner of the 2000 Guineas, held on Friday 29th April 1921 over the Rowley Mile, was Craig An Eran (100/6), a bay colt by Sunstar out of Maid of the Mist, owned by Lord Astor. The winner won by 3/4 length in 1 minute 43.6 secs, with a further 3/4 length back to the third. A field of 26 runners contested the race which was worth £5,050 (Equivalent to £207,100 in 2017)
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
CRAIG AN ERAN J Brennan Alec Taylor Lord Astor 100/6
LEMONORA Joe Childs Mr J Watson 100/7
HUMORIST Steve Donoghue Mr Jack Barnato Joel 3/1
PERFECT KNIGHT Herbert Jones HM King George V 50/1
BRIGHT ORB M Beary Major A B Worthington 20/1
ALAN BRECK A Balding Mr J Buchanan 100/8
SCORPIUS Brownie Carslake Mr W Clark 50/1
EL REY E Piper Mr Pratt 50/1
EAGLEHAWK F Leach Sir H Cunliffe-Owen 50/1
EUPHROSYNUS F Bullock Mr S M Duryea 33/1
POIRER E Wheatley Mr W H Dixon 50/1
FOUNDATION Bullock Mr E Fairweather 50/1
HILL COUNTRY William Griggs Mr R Jardine 20/1
EVANDER J Leach Duke of Portland 50/1
THE WINTER KING F Lane Lord Rosebery 100/8
POLEMARSH H Jelliss Lord Londonderry 20/1
NET F O'Neill Mr A K Macomly 33/1
PLATO J H Martin Mr L Neumann 50/1
GRANITE Alfred Whalley Mrs Rudd 50/1
MONARCH G Bellhouse Mr K Bird 100/14
GRANELY Vic Smyth Mr J White 50/1
SYRIAN PRINCE Styrdom Mr W Williams 50/1
LAUZAN H Robbins Mr J Boswell 50/1
ROMAN FIDDLE G Hulme Mr A de Rothschild 50/1
PROCONSUL E Gardner Mr B Whitburn 50/1
NAPOLYON J Shatwell Mr Solly B Joel 50/1
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