Looking for early information on Magic Millions 3YO Guineas? The expert tipsters at Neds have put together everything you need to know before the race.
The Magic Millions 3YO Guineas is a $2 million Restricted Listed feature run at the Gold Coast Racecourse in mid-January as part of the lucrative $10 million Magic Millions Race Day.
The meeting – part of the wider Magic Millions Racing Carnival – is host to nine Magic Millions races including a trio of Restricted Listed events.
The Magic Millions 3YO Guineas is one of two $2 million events on the card along with the Magic Millions 2YO Classic for juveniles.
Contested over 1400m and open only to three-year-old Magic Millions graduates, the race is run at set weights plus penalties and offers $1.16 million to the winner.
Many nice horses have won the Magic Millions 3YO Guineas over the years including the brilliant Queenslander Alligator Blood (2020) who was subsequently disqualified for a positive swab to a banned substance.
magic millions 3yo Guineas 2022 – Quick Information
- Race Day: Saturday, January 15th, 2022
- Track Location: Gold Coast Racecourse
- Track Surface: Turf
- Track Direction: Right-handed
- Race Distance: 1,400 metres
- Weight Conditions: Set Weights + Penalties
- Qualification: Three year olds
- Type: Thoroughbred
- Grade: Restricted Listed
- Operator: Gold Coast Turf Club
- Prize Purse: $1,920,000
- Inaugural Race: 2001
- 2022 Magic Millions 3YO Guineas Winner: King Of Sparta
magic millions 3YO Guineas 2022 RESULTS
The official 2022 Magic Millions 3YO Guineas results will be available below once the race takes place on Saturday January 15, 2022.
- #3 King Of Sparta
- #11 Me Me Lagarde
- #18 Socialist
The well-backed favourite King Of Sparta ($4) was given a perfectly timed ride by Nash Rawiller who rode the horse for the first time to dominate the 2022 Magic Millions 3YO Guineas results on the Gold Coast for last year’s winning trainers Peter & Paul Snowden.
Magic MIllions 3YO Guineas Betting 2022
There are many different ways to bet on the Magic Millions 3YO Guineas, we’ve included some of the most popular options below:
|Bet Type||How To Place This Type Of Bet In This Year’s Magic Millions 3YO Guineas|
|Win Bet||Place your bet on the horse you think will take first place in this year’s Magic Millions 3YO Guineas.|
|Place Bet||Place your bet on the horse you think will place in the top three finishers at this year’s Magic Millions 3YO Guineas. Pays less than a win bet, but offers safer odds.|
|Each-Way Bet||If your runner finishes 1st in the Magic Millions 3YO Guineas, you will collect both the Win and the Place dividend. If your horse finishes 2nd or 3rd you will collect the Place dividend.|
|Quinella Bet||You must select the runners that finish 1st and 2nd in any order, within the Magic Millions 3YO Guineas, in order to win the Quinella.|
|Exacta Bet||You must select the runners that finish 1st and 2nd in the correct order, within the Magic Millions 3YO Guineas to win the Exacta.|
|Trifecta Bet||You must select runners to finish 1st, 2nd and 3rd in the correct order, within the Magic Millions 3YO Guineas to win the Trifecta.|
|First Four||You must select runners that finish 1st, 2nd ,3rd and 4th in the correct order, within the Magic Millions 3YO Guineas to win the First 4.|
|Quadrella Bet (Quaddie)||You must select the winners of four nominated races to win the Quaddie. This means you would have to select three other races apart from the Magic Millions 3YO Guineas, in order to be eligible to place a Quaddie.|
How To Bet On The Magic Millions 3YO Guineas
- Log in at neds.com.au
- Make a deposit, using your credit card, PayPal or other safe electronic method
- Make sure to check out form guide, once it’s released
- Decide what kind of bet you’re going to place (Win, Place, Each-Way, Trifecta + more betting options, please read our section on Magic Millions 3YO Guineas Betting above).
- Select the horse(s) for the race.
Magic Millions 3YO Guineas 2022 Odds
Early market betting odds on the 2022 Magic Millions 3YO Guineas will be displayed below once available. Odds are subject to fluctuation. For current odds on all of our live markets, please visit neds.com.au.
Which Horse Will Win The Magic millions 3yo Guineas
The best way to pick which horse will win the Magic Millions 3YO Guineas in 2022 is to take into account their lead-up form in similar grade events, past experience at the Gold Coast track and any last start summer racing champions.
Other factors to consider when picking the Magic Millions 3YO Guineas winner include:
- Favourites: The best in betting have a solid recent record in this race;
- Interstate Success: Horses coming from interstate have performed well in recent editions of the Guineas;
- Past Millions: Any Magic Millions graduates that ran well in the previous season’s 2YO Classic often come back and perform well again in the Guineas as three-year-olds.
magic millions 3YO guineas Favourites 2022
Early favourites in 2022 Magic Millions 3YO Guineas betting include Group 2 Percy Sykes Stakes winning filly Jamaea and the Peter & Paul Snowden-trained King Of Sparta.
King Of Sparta ($4 in 2022) is the latest Magic Millions 3YO Guineas favourite to win.
magic millions 3yo GUineas 2022 Field
The official 2022 Magic Millions 3YO Guineas field of final acceptances is set for release at 11:00 am on Monday January 10, 2022 and will be published in full below once announced.
A full field faces off in the Magic Millions 3YO Guineas 2022 at the Gold Coast on Saturday including two-time Group 2 winning Headwater filly Jamaea and the Peter & Paul Snowden-trained King Of Sparta.
The 2022 Magic Millions 3YO Guineas Barrier Draw took place on Tuesday and Jamaea was a big winner coming up with gate eight, while King Of Sparta is slightly wider in barrier 13.
magic millions 3yo guineas 2022 Tips
Favourite: #2 Jamaea ($5 at time of publish)
Best Bet: #3 King Of Sparta ($6 at time of publish)
Best Roughie: #5 Far Too Easy ($18 at time of publish)
Our exclusive 2022 Magic Millions 3YO Guineas tips will be detailed above the week of the race and a full betting preview available on the Neds Blog.
Gold Coast magic millions Race Day 2022
The $2 million Millions 3YO Guineas takes place as part of the $10 million Magic Millions Race Day program at the Gold Coast Racecourse on Saturday January 15, 2022. Held during the coveted Magic Millions Carnival, the meeting features nine Magic Millions races with other features on the card including the:
- Restricted Listed $2 million Magic Millions 2YO Classic (1200m) and the
- Restricted Listed $1 million Magic Millions Cup (1400m).
magic millions 3yo guineas Nominations 2022
Early nominations for the 2022 Magic Millions 3YO Guineas close the October prior to the race followed by first acceptances in early December and final acceptances the week of the event. The first lot of Magic Millions 3YO Guineas nominations traditionally attract over 500 entries.
The 2022 magic Millions 3YO Guineas nominations attracted 284 entries including 13 for Peter & Paul Snowden who took out last season’s race in an upset with Aim at 30/1.
Magic millions 3yo guineas Weights 2022
Set weights plus penalties conditions apply to this race. Weights will be declared by 5:00 PM, Monday the 10th of January, 2022 with weights on the final acceptances to be published in our above Magic Millions 3YO Guineas Field section.
Magic millions 3yo guineas barriers 2022
The Magic Millions 3YO Guineas barrier draw will be conducted the week of the race and published in our above Magic Millions 3YO Guineas Field section.
Magic millions 3yo Guineas jockeys 2022
Final riders must be declared before 12:00pm (AEST) on Wednesday January 12, 2022 with the confirmed Magic Millions 3YO Guineas jockeys to be published in our above Magic Millions 3YO Guineas Field section.
magic millions 3yo Guineas Prize Money 2022
The Magic Millions 3YO Guineas prize purse is worth $1,920,000 in total, distributed from places first through to tenth.
magic millions 3yo Guineas Race Number 2022
The 2022 Magic Millions 3YO Guineas is set to run as the Gold Coast Race 8 at 4:45pm (AEST) on Saturday January 15, 2022. There are nine Magic Millions races in total that day at the Gold Coast Racecourse.
magic millions 3YO Guineas Form Guide 2022
The final form guide will be available the week of the race. You can check below for a link to our full 2022 Magic Millions 3YO Guineas Form Guide following final acceptances.
magic millions 3YO Guineas Live 2022
You can watch or listen to the 2022 Magic Millions 3YO Guineas live, across the following mediums.
Pay television: Sky Racing 1 (channel 526 on Foxtel)
Radio: Radio Sport National
Magic Millions 3YO Guineas Winners
Winners of the Magic Millions 3YO Guineas going back to the event’s inaugural running in 2001 along with the placegetters and winning times are detailed in the table below.
|Year||Horse||Race Name||Distance||Jockey||Trainer||Weight (kg)||Time|
|2022||King Of Sparta||Magic Millions 3YO Guineas||1400m||Nash Rawiller||Peter & Paul Snowden||56kg||1:20.75|
|2021||Aim||Magic Millions 3YO Guineas||1400m||James McDonald||Peter & Paul Snowden||56kg||1:22.43|
|2020||Alligator Blood (Subsequently Disqualified)
Eleven Eleven (New Champion)
|Magic Millions 3YO Guineas||1400m|
|2019||Boomsara||Magic Millions 3YO Guineas||1400m||Tim Clark||Chris Munce||57kg||1:21.13|
|2018||Pierata||Magic Millions 3YO Guineas||1400m||C. Brown||G. Hickman||57||1:21.02|
|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|