2000 GUINEAS 1927

The 119th winner of the 2000 Guineas, held on Wednesday 27th April 1927 over the Rowley Mile, was Adam's Apple (20/1), a bay colt by Pommern out of Mount Whistle, owned by Mr Charles Whitburn. The winner won by a short head in 1 minute 38.2 secs, with half a length back to the third. A field of 23 runners contested the race which was worth £5,050 (Equivalent to £283,900 in 2017)


Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
ADAM'S APPLE Jack Leach Harry Cottrill Mr Charles Whitburn 20/1
CALL BOY E C Elliott Mr F Curzon 5/2
SICKLE Tommy Weston Lord Derby 10/1
SON AND HEIR Brownie Carslake Sir Abe Bailey 50/1
DIOGMAN'S DAY Freddie Fox Sir Abe Bailey 50/1
MONEY MAKER Steve Donoghue Mrs Chester Beatty 100/6
RESTIGOUCHE C Childs Lord Beaverbrook 50/1
KNIGHT OF THE GRAIL M Beary Sir R Broughton 20/1
BUCKFAST J Evans Mr R D Cohen 50/1
SHIAN MOR F Lane Major J B Courtauld 100/6
TETREACT C Ray Sir H Cunliffe-Owen 50/1
CURIALIS H Jelliss Mr A W Gordon 50/1
HOSSAN Charlie Smirke HH Aga Khan 50/1
BERNADETTE Gordon Richards Lord Londonderry 50/1
PRESTER JOHN J Caldwell Dowager Lady Nunburnholme 50/1
FRIAR DOMINIC Fred Winter Lady Penrhyn 50/1
TATTOO Dick Perryman Mr Anthony de Rothschild 20/1
DAMON H Beasley Mr T F Ryan 4/1
HOT NIGHT Harry Wragg Sir V Sassoon 9/2
HEIR APPARENT A Burns Mrs Lewis Schotrion 50/1
BIRTHRIGHT T Burns Sir M McAlpine 50/1
ALBANIAN R Jones Mrs Chester Beatty 50/1
APPLECROSS Joe Childs Lord Woolavington 100/12
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