2000 GUINEAS 1946

The 138th winner of the 2000 Guineas, held on Wednesday 1st May 1946 over the Rowley Mile, was Happy Knight (28/1), a bay colt by Colombo out of Happy Morn, owned by Sir William Cooke. The winner won by 4 lengths in 1 minute 38.20 secs, with a head back to the third. A field of 13 runners contested the race which was worth £9000 (Equivalent to £357,300 in 2017)

The following 2000 Guineas 1946 clip is a 1 min 46 secs clip from Youtube
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kbxf0c1kTs0

Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
HAPPY KNIGHT Tommy Weston Henri Jelliss Sir William Cooke 28/1
KHALED R A Jones HH Aga Khan III 100/30
RADIOTHERAPHY T H Carey Mr T Lilley 100/6
ALDIS LAMP Cliff Richards 5/1
THE YUVARAJ Edgar Britt 100/7
MAHARAJ KUMAR M Beary 20/1
BRIDLE PATH P Evans 50/1
GOYAMA Charlie Elliott 100/8
GULF STREAM Harry Wragg 9/4
FAIREY FULMAR Tommy Gosling 50/1
EDWARD TUDOR Gordon Richards 100/9
OREGON Arthur Wragg 50/1
MASSICLE W Nevett 50/1
Note: The images opposite are shown courtesy of the issuing cigarette card companies. Over Round 117%