Magic Millions 3YO Guineas 2017

Saturday January 14, 2017

Ladbrokes Tip: Interstate raiders have a top record in the Magic Millions 3YO Guineas at the Gold Coast

The Magic Millions 3YO Guineas is a $2 million Restricted Listed even held at Queensland’s Gold Coast Racecourse each January during the summer racing season. The Gold Coast Magic Millions Race Day features a total of nine events and offers a lucrative $10 million in total prize money.

One of the richest Magic Millions races on the card, the Magic Millions Guineas is open only to three-year-old graduates of the Magic Millions Sales and is contested over 1400m under set weights plus penalties conditions. The other key race on the line-up is the $2 million Magic Millions 2YO Classic (1200m).

Good lead-up races into the Gold Coast Magic Millions 3YO Guineas field each season include Doomben’s Listed Gold Edition Plate (1200m) in December and Brisbane’s Group 3 Vo Rogue Plate (1350m) held on New Year’s Eve a fortnight before Magic Millions Day.

The latest edition of the Magic Millions 3YO Guineas ran on Saturday January 14, 2017.

2017 Magic Millions 3YO Guineas Results

  • 1st: Flying Jess
  • 2nd: Global Glamour
  • 3rd: Eckstein

Magic Millions 3YO Guineas Race Info

  • Date: Saturday January 14, 2017
  • Track: Gold Coast Racecourse
  • Distance: 1400m
  • Conditions: Set Weights + Penalties – 3YOs
  • Status: Restricted Listed
  • Prize Money: $2 million
  • First Run: 2001

Magic Millions 3YO Guineas Field

The Gold Coast Magic Millions 3YO Guineas field usually draws a capacity line-up of 16 starters (plus five emergencies) with the season’s top three-year-old Magic Millions eligible runners facing off for the big prize money.

Interstate horses usually dominate the Magic Millions 3YO Guineas odds

Saluter (2013) was the last Queensland-trained Magic Millions 3YO Guineas winner. Photo Credit: Steve Hart.

Open to both colts & geldings as well as fillies, many horses in the Magic Millions Guineas field come off a lead-up run at Brisbane or the Gold Coast giving them the experience the right-handed way of racing.

The early Magic Millions 3YO Guineas nominations are taken by Racing Queensland the previous September followed by first acceptances in December and the final field the week of the race.

2017 Magic Millions 3YO Guineas Field

The Magic Millions 3YO Guineas 2017 field was released on Monday January 7, 2017 and attracted the capacity 16 starters and five emergency runners.

Headline 2017 Gold Coast Magic Millions 3YO Guineas final acceptors set to dominate betting include the undefeated Vo Rogue Plate winner Winning Rupert and Gai Waterhouse’s Group 1 winning filly Global Glamour.

The official 2017 Magic Millions Guineas Barrier Draw took place on Tuesday (January 10) live at the Gold Coast and odds-on favourite Winning Rupert came up trumps with barrier six as he looks to continue his unbeaten record.

# Form Horse Trainer Jockey Barrier Weight Hcp. Rating
1 11×111 WINNING RUPERT Bjorn Baker Jeff Lloyd 6 58kg 96
2 1x3611x9 GLOBAL GLAMOUR Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott Tim Clark 20 57kg 106
3 x21970x426 CRACK ME UP (NZ) Liam Birchley Damian Browne 15 56.5kg 71.5
4 224x4x1100 NICCOLANCE Peter & Paul Snowden 21 56kg
5 14×2535723 DAM READY David & B Hayes & T Dabernig Mark Zahra 3 56kg 73
6 3×1331 ARBEITSAM Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott Joshua Parr 8 56kg
7 38336×1268 MR MARKOU Ben Currie Blake Shinn 18 56kg
8 321×006047 FLYING JESS John Moloney Tye Angland 5 55kg
9 8x2x41111 ECKSTEIN Kurt Goldman Brenton Avdulla 10 54.5kg 88
10 13x3648x25 CANDIKA Steven O’dea Paul Hammersley 13 54kg 76
11 6x534x3948 FARAWAY TOWN Matthew Smith Kerrin McEvoy 19 54kg 78
12 72x221x252 RIVER RACER Les Ross Robbie Fradd 4 54kg 74
13 42201×5851 RARE OCCURRENCE Stuart Kendrick Ryan Wiggins 16 54kg 72
14 115×5144 TIYATROLANI Tony Gollan Jim Byrne 2 54kg 75
15 3266x213x3 HEART SKIPT A BEAT Liam Birchley Glen Colless 17 54kg 74
16 1×312 MISS WONDERLAND Ciaron Maher Craig Williams 9 54kg 74
17e 133×15 PIPELINE Gerald Ryan Damian Lane 12 56kg
18e 23×113 BILLY THE KID John & Chris Meagher Luke Dittman 1 56kg 70
19e 2×11 ALTER CALL Mick Price Dwayne Dunn 7 54kg
20e 35×132715 VOLPINO Les Kelly TBA 11 56kg 68
21e 332×1 SPENDING TO WIN Peter & Paul Snowden TBA 14 56kg

Magic Millions 3YO Guineas Betting

Magic Millions 3YO Guineas betting opens weeks in advance of the race with pre-field markets open on the likely runners in the feature showdown.

Runners that dominate the Magic Millions Gold Coast Guineas odds each summer include those with previous Group status wins on their record, runners proven the right-handed way of racing, horses with winning form over a similar distance and those from the major training stables in the country.

2017 Magic Millions 3YO Guineas Odds

The Magic Millions 3YO Guineas 2017 odds will be listed below complete with market links as soon as available.

Magic Millions 3YO Guineas Tips

Gold Coast Magic Millions 3YO Guineas tips include backing in-form three-year-olds with black-type winning form on their record and those from interstate stables. History shows visitors from stables in Sydney and Melbourne have a dominant record so backing a runner outside of Queensland is a good Magic Millions 3YO Guineas betting tip.

Magic Millions 3YO Guineas Form Guide

The Magic Millions 3YO Guineas form guide has all the need-to-know race information including the saddlecloth numbers, Magic Millions barriers, jockeys and the trainers of all the horses in the field each Queensland Summer Racing Carnival.

When doing the Magic Millions Guineas form it is important to look out for in-form runners from Sydney stables, graduates out of the key preparatory races like Brisbane’s Vo Rogue Plate and those with Group 1 form.

Magic Millions 3YO Guineas Results

Recent Magic Millions 3YO Guineas results have been dominated by horses trained outside of the sunshine state with the last Queensland-trained winner of the race being Saluter (2013). Fillies have winning form over the boys in the Magic Millions Guineas results including the victory of Sweet Idea (2014), but colts have enjoyed the most wins.

Notable Magic Millions 3YO Guineas winners include Ha Ha (2002) and Gold Edition (2007).

2017 Magic Millions 3YO Guineas Results

The Magic Millions 3YO Guineas 2017 results and finishing order will be published below as soon as announced.

Place # Horse Trainer Jockey Margin Br. Wgt. SP
1 8 FLYING JESS John Moloney Tye Angland 4 55kg $101
2 2 GLOBAL GLAMOUR Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott Tim Clark 0.3L 16 57kg $8.50
3 9 ECKSTEIN Kurt Goldman Brenton Avdulla 0.6L 8 54.5kg $12
4 1 WINNING RUPERT Bjorn Baker Jeff Lloyd 1.9L 5 58kg $1.65F
5 11 FARAWAY TOWN Matthew Smith Kerrin McEvoy 3.4L 15 54kg $61
6 12 RIVER RACER Les Ross Robbie Fradd 3.5L 3 54kg $21
7 16 MISS WONDERLAND Ciaron Maher Craig Williams 3.7L 7 54kg $9
8 10 CANDIKA Steven O’dea Paul Hammersley 3.9L 10 54kg $26
9 7 MR MARKOU Ben Currie Blake Shinn 4.9L 14 56kg $201
10 3 CRACK ME UP (NZ) Liam Birchley Damian Browne 5.2L 11 56.5kg $71
11 17e PIPELINE Gerald Ryan Damian Lane 5.7L 9 56kg $101
12 5 DAM READY David & B Hayes & T Dabernig Mark Zahra 6.2L 2 56kg $31
13 6 ARBEITSAM Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott Joshua Parr 6.7L 6 56kg $26
14 13 RARE OCCURRENCE Stuart Kendrick Ryan Wiggins 8L 12 54kg $81
15 14 TIYATROLANI Tony Gollan Jim Byrne 8.1L 1 54kg $101
16 15 HEART SKIPT A BEAT Liam Birchley Glen Colless 10.6L 13 54kg $101
20e VOLPINO Les Kelly 0
21e SPENDING TO WIN Peter & Paul Snowden 0
19e ALTER CALL Mick Price Dwayne Dunn 0
4 NICCOLANCE Peter & Paul Snowden 0
18e BILLY THE KID John & Chris Meagher Luke Dittman 0

Magic Millions 3YO Guineas Winners

Year Horse Race Name Distance Jockey Trainer Weight (kg) Time
2017 TBD Magic Millions 3YO Guineas 1400m TBD TBD TBD TBD
2017 Flying Jess Magic Millions 3YO Guineas 1400m T. Angland J. Moloney 55 1:21.23
2016 Mahuta Magic Millions 3YO Guineas 1400m B. Rawiller D. Weir 58 1:21.57
2015 Deiheros Magic Millions 3YO Guineas 1400m R. McMahon L. Kennewell 57 1.23.15
2014 Sweet Idea Magic Millions 3YO Guineas 1400m J. McDonald G. Waterhouse 56 1.20.78
2013 Saluter Magic Millions 3YO Guineas 1400m D. Browne J. McLachlan 57 1.21.85
2012 Punch On Magic Millions 3YO Guineas 1400m P. Hammersley P. Balzen 56 1.22.26
2011 Torio’s Quest Magic Millions 3YO Guineas 1400m H. Bowman B. Partelle 56 1.22.93
2010 Graceful Anna Magic Millions 3YO Trophy 1400m P. Robl D. Pfeiffer 55 1.22.56
2009 Tempest Tost Magic Millions 3YO Trophy 1400m D. Gauci G. White 54 1.23.13
2008 Heart of the Citi Magic Millions 3YO Trophy 1400m B. Pengelly P. Duff 56.5 1.21.93
2007 Gold Edition Magic Millions 3YO Trophy 1400m D. Beadman R. Maund 55 1.21.07
2006 Tereschenko Magic Millions 3YO Trophy 1400m C. Newitt P. Moody 55.5 1.21.67
2005 Tippitaka Magic Millions 3YO Trophy 1400m C. Brown T. McEvoy 55.5 1.21.75
2004 Jamieson Valley Magic Millions 3YO Trophy 1400m D. Beadman J. Hawkes 55.5 1.21.33
2003 Biaggio Magic Millions 3YO Trophy 1400m S. Galloway G. Waterhouse 55.5 1.21.58
2002 Ha Ha Magic Millions 3YO Trophy 1400m J. Cassidy G. Waterhouse 55 1.20.38
2001 Paradiddle (NZ) Magic Millions 3YO Trophy 1400m B. Prebble D. Lawson 55.5 1.21.88