2000 GUINEAS 1896

The 88th winner of the 2000 Guineas, held on Wednesday 29th April 1896 over the Rowley Mile, was St Frusquin (12/100 fav), a brown colt by St Simon out of Isabel, owned by Mr Leopold de Rothschild. The winner won by 3 lengths in 1 minute 43.6 secs, with a further 3 lengths back to the third. A field of 7 runners contested the race which was worth £4,250 (Equivalent to £514,300 in 2017)


Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
ST FRUSQUIN Tommy Loates Hayhoe Mr Leopold de Rothschild 12/100
LOVE WISELY Sam Loates Mr Hamar Bass 25/1
LABRADOR Morny Cannon Duke of Westminster 100/6
DYNAMO Fred Rickaby Mr R H Combe 33/1
BUCEPHALUS John Watts Mr Theobald 33/1
THE WINTER KING Fred Pratt Lord Rosebery 33/1
TOUISANT Walter Bradford Mr E Cassell 33/1
    Over Round 110%