2000 GUINEAS 1936
The 128th winner of the 2000 Guineas, held on Wednesday 29th April 1936 over the Rowley Mile, was Pay Up (11/2), a brown colt by Fairway out of Book Debt, owned by the 2nd Viscount Astor. The winner won by a short head in 1 minute 39.60 secs, with 3 lengths back to the third. A field of 19 runners contested the race which was worth £7500 (Equivalent to £489,800 in 2017)
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
PAY UP Bobby Dick Joseph Lawson 2nd Viscount Astor 11/2
MAHMOUD Steve Donoghue HH Aga Khan III 100/8
THANKERTON Tommy Burns Mrs J Shand 40/1
SQUADRON CASTLE J Dines Mrs Ahern 50/1
RHODES SCHOLAR J Sirett Lord Astor 100/6
COUVERT Tommy Weston Mr Blagrave 25/1
ABJER E C Elliott M M Boussac 6/1
DAYTONA Eph Smith Sir G Bullough 9/2
HIS GRACE Harry Wragg Lord Carnarvon 25/1
WALVIS BAY Tommy Lowery Major Courtauld 40/1
FAIREY R Perryman Lord Derby 50/1
RAEBURN J Marshall Mr Hollingsworth 28/1
DON VALLEY W Nevett Mr P Jackson 50/1
BALA HISSAR Charlie Smirke HH Aga Khan 8/1
MONUMENT P Beasley Duke of Marlborough 100/7
WYNDHAM M Beary Miss Dorothy Paget 100/6
MIDSTREAM Freddie Fox Mr A de Rothschild 18/1
BOSWELL R A Jones Mr W Woodward 100/8
ANGEL BREAD Cliff Richards Mr E Barron 50/1
Note: The image above is shown courtesy of the issuing cigarette card company. Over Round 124%