Looking for early info on this year’s Randwick Guineas Stakes? The experts at Neds have put together everything you need to know before this year’s race.
Run over 1,600 metres every March, the Randwick Guineas is a Group 1 race, held during the Sydney Autumn racing carnival. With a $1,000,000 prize purse, it attracts some of Australia’s best mid distance runners, including the occasional Trans Tasman entrant.
If you’re looking for a nice lead in to this race, look no further than the 1,400 metre Hobartville Stakes.
For the first 54 years, the race had been held as a Principal Race. From 1980 onwards, it has always been held as a Group 1 race.
Randwick Guineas 2019 – Quick Information
- Race Day: Saturday, March 9th, 2019
- Track Location: Randwick Racecourse
- Track Surface: Turf
- Track Direction: Right-handed
- Race Distance: 1,600 metres
- Weight Conditions: Set weights
- Qualification: Three year olds
- Type: Thoroughbred
- Grade: Group 1
- Operator: Australian Turf Club
- Prize Purse: $1,000,000
- Inaugural Race: 1935
Randwick Guineas Betting
There are many different ways to bet on the Randwick Guineas, we’ve included some of the most popular options below:
|Bet Type||How To Place This Type Of Bet In This Year’s Randwick Guineas|
|Win Bet||Place your bet on the horse you think will take first place in this year’s Randwick Guineas.|
|Place Bet||Place your bet on the horse you think will place in the top three finishers at this year’s Randwick Guineas. Pays less than a win bet, but offers safer odds.|
|Each-Way Bet||If your runner finishes 1st in the Randwick 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 Randwick 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 Randwick Guineas to win the Exacta.|
|Trifecta Bet||You must select runners to finish 1st, 2nd and 3rd in the correct order, within the Randwick Guineas to win the Trifecta.|
|First Four||You must select runners that finish 1st, 2nd ,3rd and 4th in the correct order, within the Randwick 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 Randwick Guineas, in order to be eligible to place a Quaddie.|
How To Bet On The Randwick Guineas
- Join up 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 Randwick Guineas Betting above).
- Select the horse(s) for the race.
Randwick Guineas 2018 Results
|1||3||4||Kementari||James Cummings||Glyn Schofield||–||56.5 kgs||$2.35|
|2||5||1||Pierata||Gregory Hickman||Corey Brown||1.5 lengths||56.5 kgs||$5.50|
|3||2||10||Trapeze Artist||Gerald Ryan||Tim Clark||1.8 lengths||56.5 kgs||$10|
|4||1||2||Ace High||David Payne||Tye Angland||2.3 lengths||56.5 kgs||$19|
|5||11||8||Siege Of Quebec||Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott||Christian Reith||2.5 lengths||56.5 kgs||$41|
|6||12||5||Kaonic||Chris Waller||Brenton Avdulla||3 lengths||56.5 kgs||$21|
|7||10||14||D’argento||Chris Waller||Andrew Adkins||3.4 lengths||56.5 kgs||$6|
|8||13||7||Condor||Paul Perry||Joshua Parr||3.5 lengths||56.5 kgs||$151|
|9||9||3||Capital Gain||Paul Butterworth||Adam Hyeronimus||5.4 lengths||56.5 kgs||$201|
|10||6||11||Sully||Trent Busuttin & Natalie Young||Blake Shinn||5.5 lengths||56.5 kgs||$61|
|11||4||13||Age Of Fire||Stephen Autridge & Jamie Richards||Jason Collett||5.9 lengths||56.5 kgs||$51|
|12||14||12||Tangmere||Chris Waller||Kerrin McEvoy||6.5 lengths||56.5 kgs||$101|
|13||7||9||Peaceful State||Darren Weir||Brad Rawiller||7.4 lengths||56.5 kgs||$9.50|
|14||8||6||Tangled||Chris Waller||Jay Ford||8.2 lengths||56.5 kgs||$101|
Randwick Guineas 2019 Odds
Early market odds are displayed below. If you would like to know the current odds, you can check our live market for the 2018 edition of the Randwick Guineas here.
(Please note that the odds below are from 08/02/2019, prior to nominations or acceptances).
|All In||Win Odds||Place Odds|
|The Autumn Sun||1.8||1.2|
|Lean Mean Machine||17||4.75|
|Pretty In Pink||17||4.5|
|El Dorado Dreaming||26||7.3|
|Leonardo da Hinchi||51||14|
|Good n Fast||101||26|
Which Horse Will Win The Randwick Guineas
The best way to pick who will win the Randwick Guineas is to take into account the form, assess the barriers, consider the weight the horse will carry, among other factors.
Additional factors to take into considerations are as follows:
- Three By Three – Look for the three year olds that have been placing in the top three in their last three races.
- Failing Fillies – The fairer sex has a poor record in this race, when compared to colts and geldings.
- Unbound By Barriers – Over the long term, wide barriers have not proved much of a disadvantage to horses running in this race.
Randwick Guineas Favourites
Early favourites include The Autumn Sun, Extra Brut, Ringerdingding and Roheryn.
Randwick Guineas 2019 Field
The field limit is 16. Once nominations have been released, we will display the most likely runners in the table below.
Randwick Guineas 2019 Tips
Favourite: The Autumn Sun.
Best Bet: TBC.
Best Roughie: TBC.
Randwick Guineas Race Day
Race day takes place on Saturday, the 9th of March, 2019.
Randwick Guineas Barrier Draw
The 2018 Randwick Guineas barrier draw will be released to the public a few days before the race.
Randwick Guineas Nominations
Nominations close at 11 AM on Monday the 4th of March, 2019.
Randwick Guineas Weights
Set weights conditions apply to this race. Colts and geldings run at 56.5 kilograms. Fillies run at 54.5 kilograms. Final weights are announced at 4 PM on Tuesday the 5th of March, 2019.
Randwick Guineas Acceptances
Acceptances must be declared before 9 AM on Wednesday the 6th of March, 2019.
Randwick Guineas Jockeys
The final riders announcement is at 12 PM on Wednesday the 6th of March, 2019.
Randwick Guineas Scratchings
Scratchings close at 7:30 AM on Saturday the 9th of March, 2019.
Randwick Guineas Prize Money
The Randwick Guineas prize purse is worth $1,000,000 in total, distributed from places first through to tenth.
Randwick Guineas Race Number
Randwick Guineas is race number 1 on the 9th of March, 2019. There are nine races in total that day at Randwick Racecourse.
Randwick Guineas Form Guide
The final form guide will be available the week of the race. You can check our full form guide closer to race day to see if the form guide for 2019’s Randwick Guineas has been released.
Randwick Guineas Live
You can watch or listen to the 2019 Randwick Guineas live, across the following mediums.
Pay television: Sky Racing 1 (channel 526 on Foxtel)
Radio: Radio Sport National
Randwick Guineas Winners
Winners of the Randwick Guineas for the past nineteen years are displayed in the table below. For a full list of winners going back to 1979, please check our Randwick Guineas winners page.
|2018||Kementari||James Cummings||Glyn Schofield||56.5kg||1:33.72|
|2017||Inference||Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes||Tommy Berry||56.5kg||1:40.91|
|2016||Le Romain||Kris Lees||Christian Reith||56.5kg||1:33.83|
|2015||Hallowed Crown||Bart Cummings||Hugh Bowman||56.5kg||1:35.06|
|2014||Dissident||Peter Moody||Jim Cassidy||56.5kg||1:36.33|
|2013||Dundeel||Murray Baker||James McDonald||56.5kg||1:35.14|
|2012||Mosheen||Robert Smerdon||Danny Nikolic||54.5kg||1:37.60|
|2011||Ilovethiscity||Grahame Begg||Brenton Avdulla||56.5kg||1:35.30|
|2010||Shoot Out||John Wallace||Stathi Katsidis||56.5kg||1:34.94|
|2009||Metal Bender||Jack Denham||Danny Nikolic||56.5kg||1:36.56|
|2008||Weekend Hussler||Ross McDonald||Brad Rawiller||56.5kg||1:36.30|
|2007||Mentality||John Hawkes||Darren Beadman||56.5kg||1:35.79|
|2006||Hotel Grand||Anthony Cummings||Jay Ford||56.5kg||1:35.83|
|2005||Jymcarew||Bob Thomsen||Glen Boss||56.5kg||1:57.48|
|2004||Niello||John Hawkes||Darren Beadman||56.5kg||1:57.24|
|2003||Fine Society||John Hawkes||Corey Brown||53.5kg||1:57.03|
|2002||Carnegie Express||Gai Waterhouse||Jim Cassidy||55.5kg||1:56.26|
|2001||Universal Prince||Bede Murray||Justin Sheehan||55.5kg||1:57.43|
|2000||Fairway||Jack Denham||Brian York||55.5kg||1:58.72|