2000 GUINEAS 1934
The 126th winner of the 2000 Guineas, held on Wednesday 2nd May 1934 over the Rowley Mile, was Colombo (2/7 fav), a bay colt by Manna out of Lady Nairne, owned by Lord Glanely. The winner won by a length in 1 minute 40 secs, with a length and a half back to the third. A field of 12 runners contested the race which was worth £5,050 (Equivalent to £331,800 in 2017)
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
COLOMBO Johnstone Hogg Lord Glanely 2/7
EASTON H Semblat Mr R Strassburger 20/1
BADRUDDIN Freddie Fox HH Aga Khan 50/1
BRIGHT BIRD R Dick Lord Astor 25/1
VALERIUS R A Jones Sir Abe Bailey 33/1
CHITTAGONG Joe Childs Major M Cayser 33/1
HAYTIME Tommy Weston Lord Derby 50/1
MEDIEVAL KNIGHT Gordon Richards Mr J Dewar 6/1
UMIDWAR Harry Wragg HH Aga Khan 100/7
FLEETFOOT Brownie Carslake Mrs W Raphael 50/1
FLAMENCO Eph Smith Lord Rosebery 50/1
PRIDE OF THE CHILTERNS M Beary Mr M Lester 50/1
Note: The image above is shown courtesy of the issuing cigarette card company. Over Round 123%