2000 GUINEAS 1989

The 181st winner of the 2000 Guineas, held on Saturday 6th May 1989 over the Rowley Mile, was Nashwan (3/1 fav), a chestnut colt by Blushing Groom out of Height of Fashion, owned by Hamdan Al Maktoum. The winner won by a length in 1 minute 36.44 secs, with half a length back to the third. A field of 14 runners contested the race which was worth £103,262 (Equivalent to £254,000 in 2017)


The following 2000 Guineas 1989 clip is a 4 min 23 secs clip from Youtube

Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
NASHWAN Willie Carson Major W R Hern Hamdan Al Maktoum 3/1
EXBOURNE Cash Asmussen Guy Harwood Khalid Abdullah 10/1
DANEHILL Pat Eddery Jeremy Tree Khalid Abdullah 9/1
MARKOFDISTINCTION Ray Cochrane Luca Cumani Gerald Leigh 4/1
MONSAGEM Steve Cauthen Sir Henry Cecil Sheikh Mohammed 20/1
LUNAR MOVER Paul Eddery Charles Nelson Edward P Evans 50/1
PURE GENIUS Greville Starkey Sir Michael Stoute David Thompson 20/1
ZAYYANI Billy Newnes R Johnson-Houghton HH Aga Khan 9/1
SARATOGAN John Reid M Vincent O'Brien Classic Thoroughbred PLC 7/2
SHARP N'EARLY Brian Rouse Richard Hannon A F Budge Ltd 100/1
SHAADI Walter Swinburn Sir Michael Stoute Sheikh Mohammed 5/1
GREENSMITH Michael Hills Guy Harwood Khalid Abdullah 100/1
MON TRESOR Michael Roberts Ron Boss Mrs Pam Fitsall 40/1
TRAVELLING TRYST Tony Ives R Williams D J Harrison 200/1
      Over Round 117%