2016 Magic Millions Sprint Tips & Betting Odds

January 7, 2016

2016 Magic Millions Sprint Tips & Betting Odds

The card closer at the Gold Coast Racecourse for Magic Millions Day this Saturday is the Magic Millions Sprint 2016, betting odds and tips for the short distance clash found below.

Wild Rain

In-form mare Wild Rain is the Races.com.au tip to win the 2016 Magic Millions Sprint at the Gold Coast on Saturday. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

There are a dozen starters plus a single emergency in the mix for the Gold Coast Race 9 at 4:40pm with markets for the $1 million Myer Magic Millions Sprint (1100m) led by the in-form Didntcostalot.

Tony Gollan’s Danerich seven-year-old has won four of his past five starts and pays a firming $3.80 in the latest Magic Millions Sprint odds at Ladbrokes.com.au, who have Best Tote or SP + 20% on ALL 9 Gold Coast races this Saturday, to keep the winning form going.

He drew gate nine with Tegan Harrison retaining the ride and was last seen winning the Group 3 George Moore Stakes (1200m) at home in Brisbane on November 28 so should be fresh for his shot at a maiden Gold Coast win on the weekend.

Didntcostalot is joined on single figures in the Magic Millions Sprint markets by three other gallopers including Husson Eagle ($4.40) and Wild Rain ($4.60) both drawn well in gates five and two respectively.

The Patrick Payne-trained Melbourne visitor Husson Eagle comes off a third at Randwick over 1000m from Boxing Day and drops from 58.5kg to the 54kg minimum for this, while the Mark Kavanagh-trained Manhattan Rain mare Wild Rain was last seen winning the Listed Doveton Stakes (1000m) at Sandown on December 5.

At $8 the last of the runners under $10 in the markets is Gerald Ryan’s Redoute’s Choice colt King’s Troop jumping from gate four in just his fifth career start.

So will Didntcostalot win again even going up to 57kg or is there value further down Magic Millions Sprint betting from the likes of the Team Hawkes-trained son of Snitzel Le Cordon Bleu ($10) or Gollan’s Group 1 winning top weight Temple Of Boom ($15)?

1st

#5 Wild Rain ($4.60)

Wild Rain hasn’t finished out of the top two in her six most recent runs and can win again here from her ideal barrier two draw with Glen Boss back in the saddle for the first time since her black-type second at Flemington during November’s Cup Carnival. She has a gun record over the distance (6-3-2-0), won over 1000m in Listed company at Sandown last start and drops in weight getting in on only 54kg here so will be right up there throughout.

2nd

#2 Didntcostalot ($3.80)

The favourite has money coming for him to win three on the trot and his sixth over the distance after a Group 3 Doomben win last start. He is up in weight and drawn a little wider here but still hard to ignore on the back of his good recent runs and the drop in metres.

3rd

#8 Straturbo ($10)

Bit of value on offer for Gary Portelli’s six-year-old who won a 1050m trial by a big margin on December 29 at Randwick. He boasts four wins and four seconds from 16 starts over Saturday’s distance, but hasn’t won under race conditions since this feature 12 months ago. He won the Magic Millions Sprint last summer from gate 11 of 12 and is drawn the same here, so can finish in the money again.

Back your Gold Coast Magic Millions tips online at Ladbrokes.com.au and as a first time depositing player also enjoy up to $500 in bonus bets when you quote the limited time only code BETBONUS with the country’s best bookie!

2016 Magic Millions Sprint Odds

Racing fields and data are copyright 2011-2018 © Racing Australia Pty Ltd (RA) (and other parties working with it).
Racing materials, including fields, form and results, is subject to copyright which is owned by RA and other parties working with it. Full copyright notice.

Spring Racing

Rogerson Dreams of 2018 Melbou...

The Everest 2018 Field to Feat...

The Everest 2018 Field to Feature Redzel

Inaugural champion Redzel has officially secured his position in the 2018 The...

2018 The Everest Field Takes S...

2018 The Everest Field Takes Shape: In Her Time Confirmed

She missed out on a shot at the world’s richest race on turf last spring but...

Trapeze Artist Secures 2018 Th...

Trapeze Artist Secures 2018 The Everest Slot for Aquis

The first official slot in The Everest 2018 field has been confirmed with...

El Dorado Dreaming of 2018 VRC...

El Dorado Dreaming of 2018 VRC Oaks Bid

Ben Smith’s ATC Sires’ Produce Stakes winning filly El Dorado Dreaming is in...

Horse Racing Today

2018 Kingsford-Smith Cup Betti...

2018 Queensland Oaks Betting U...

2018 Queensland Oaks Betting Update

The Chris Waller domination of the 2018 Queensland Winter Racing Carnival will...

Baker snug about Champagne Cud...

Baker snug about Champagne Cuddles chances in 2018 Kingsford-Smith Cup

Trainer Bjorn Baker is snug about the chances of his three year old filly...

Capacity field of 16 for 2018 ...

Capacity field of 16 for 2018 Queensland Oaks: Waller has 5

A capacity field of sixteen fillies will line up in the 2018 Group 1 $500,000...

A win by English in 2018 Kings...

A win by English in 2018 Kingsford-Smith Cup could secure an Everest slot

Doomben 10,000 winner English could be racing for a slot in the 2018 The...

Race Results

Viewed Victorious in Caulfield Cup

Race 1 Result – $101 500 AGL Renewable Energy Stakes – She’s Got Gears Wins

Race 2 – $101,500 Schiavello Plate – Avienus Wins

Race 3 – $101 500 Lavazza A Modo Mio – Linton Street Wins

Race 4 Results – $151,500 Listed Herald Sun Stakes – Strawberry Field Wins

Race Previews

2009 Caulfield Cup Barrier Draw Announced

Who Are the Top Contenders for Tomorrow’s Caulfield Cup?

Victoria Derby in sight for Onemorenomore

2009 Melbourne Cup Field

Eclipse Stakes Final Field & Preview

Fields & Form

Can Kelinni Win Sydney Cup 2013 for the Punters?

Moroney Gets into Queensland Derby 2013 Rhythm

Buffering Draws 7 – 2013 BTC Cup Final Field and Barrier Draw

SA Fillies Classic 2013 Field Released

13 two-year-olds in 2013 Champagne Classic Field