THIS year’s long-awaited QIPCO 2000 Guineas could see a real superstar emerge from the race.
Charlie Appleby’s Pinatubo was simply sublime in his two-year-old season and is odds on to land the first Classic of the season.
When is this year’s 2000 Guineas?
The QIPCO 2000 Guineas will be run on Saturday, 6th June.
The race is scheduled for 3.35pm (15.35pm).
What is the 2000 Guineas and who can run in the race?
The 2000 Guineas is a Group 1 Flat race run at Newmarket racecourse. It is open to three-year-old colts and fillies (although fillies usually run in the 1000 Guineas).
It is the first of Britain’s five ‘Classic’ races, and is the first leg of the Triple Crown, followed by the Derby and St Leger.
The race is run over a mile.
Who is running in this year’s race and what are the latest odds?
- 10/11 Pinatubo
- 6/1 Arizona
- 8/1 Kameko
- 12/1 Kinross
- 16/1 Al Suhail, Military March, Wichita
- 25/1 Kenzai Warrior
- 33/1 Mums Tipple
- 40/1 Royal Dornoch
- 50/1 Juan Elcano
- 66/1 Cepheus
- 80/1 Starcat
- 100/1 Persuasion, New World Tapestry
How can I watch the race?
The race will be broadcast live on ITV1 this Saturday.
What are the top tips for the race?
We’ll let you know who our tipsters fancy as soon as we have their selections.