2000 GUINEAS 1931
The 123rd winner of the 2000 Guineas, held on Wednesday 29th April 1931 over the Rowley Mile, was Cameronian (100/8), a bay colt by Pharos out of Una Cameron, owned by Mr Arthurd Dewar. The winner won by 2 lengths in 1 minute 39.40 secs, with a further 3 lengths back to the third. A field of 24 runners contested the race which was worth £5,050 (Equivalent to £303,000 in 2017)
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
CAMERONIAN Joe Childs Fred Darling Mr Arthur Dewar 100/8
GOYESCAS Charlie Elliott M M Boussac 8/1
ORPEN R A Jones Sir J Rutherford 18/1
TRINIDAD C Richards Sir Abe Bailey 66/1
PORTLAW H Beasley Sir Abe Bailey 66/1
PHILAE Tommy Weston Mrs Barbrook 20/1
JERICHO J Dines Mr Whitney 25/1
SHELL TRANSPORT R Dick Mr Cazalet 25/1
CONCERTO Harry Wragg Sir H Cunliffe-Owen 25/1
LEMNARCHUS Freddie Fox Lord Ellesmere 4/1
COLDSTREAM Gordon Richards Lord Glanely 20/1
ESTATE DUTY Brownie Carslake Lt-Colonel Guinness 25/1
DIPLOMAT M Wing Sir Hugo Hirst 40/1
APPERLEY J Leach Mr J P Hornung 66/1
ROSE EN SOLEIL W Turtle Lord Howard de Walden 20/1
POMME D'ARI M Beary HH Aga Khan 100/8
LIGHTNING STAR S Wragg Mr J Leigh 25/1
ST GEORGE H Jelliss Sir L Philipps 25/1
WOODBOROUGH E Forsyth Sir L Richardson 66/1
SANDWICH W Nevett Lord Rosebery 66/1
HOMER R Perryman Mr Anthony de Rothschild 18/1
HERITAGE Steve Donoghue Sir Victor Sassoon 66/1
LINK BOY C Ray Mr Washington Singer 18/1
THIRD DEGREE P Donoghue Mr Whitburn 66/1
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