2000 GUINEAS 1900

The 92nd winner of the 2000 Guineas, held on Wednesday 2nd May 1900 over the Rowley Mile, was Diamond Jubilee (11/4), a bay colt by St Simon out of Perditta II, owned by HRH Prince of Wales. The winner won by 4 lengths in 1 minute 42.4 secs, with 3/4 length back to the third. A field of 10 runners contested the race which was worth £4,700 (Equivalent to £559,300 in 2017)


Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
DIAMOND JUBILLE Herbert Jones Richard Marsh HRH Prince of Wales 11/4
BONAROSA L Reiff Sir E Cassell 50/1
SIDUS Tommy Loates Lord Cadogan 100/1
ELOPEMENT Morny Cannon Mr W Low 15/8
STAR OF HANOVER Tod Sloan Mr J S Curtis 40/1
CAPTAIN KETTLE Sam Loates Mr Wallace Johnstone 10/1
WESTERHAM T Waldon Mr J Musker 50/1
SAILOR LAD Charles Wood Lord Rosebery 9/4
VULPIO Fred Rickaby Prince Soltykoff 40/1
VIEW HOLLA J H Martin Sir R W Griffith 50/1
Note: The image opposite is shown courtesy of the issuing cigarette card company Taddy & Co. Over Round 110%