2000 GUINEAS 1850

The 42nd winner of the 2000 Guineas, held on Tuesday 30th April 1850 over the Rowley Mile, was Pitsford (5/2), a bay colt by Epirus out of Miss Horewood, owned by Mr Harry Hill. The winner won by a neck, with the same distance back to the third. A field of 5 runners contested the race which was worth £1,450 (Equivalent to £168,200 in 2017)


Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
PITSFORD Alfred Day John Barham Day Mr Harry Hill 5/2
THE BEE HUNTER Templeman Lord H Lennox 2/1
HARDINGE Nat Flatman Colonel Peel 3/1
MOULTAN S Mann Sir R Pigot 12/1
UTRECHT Norman Lord Exeter 10/1
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