Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas

The Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas is the premier classic mile race for three-year-olds in Victoria held at Caulfield Racecourse in mid-October each Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival.

2017 Caulfield Guineas Results

  • 1st: #17e Mighty Boss
  • 2nd: #11 Kementari
  • 3rd: #16 Catchy

Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas News

Summer Passage draws wide barrier again in 2017 Blue Sapphire Stakes

Summer Passage draws wide barrier again in 2017 Blue Sapphire Stakes

Kiwi colt Summer Passage has drawn another wide barrier in the Group 3 $350,000 Catanach’s Jewellers Blue Sapphire Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on Wednesday. Matamata co-trainers Lance O’Sullivan and Andrew Scott scratched Summer Passage from the Group 1 $2m Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas (1600m) last Saturday after he drew the extreme outside barrier in the sixteen…

The Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas is a Group 1 race for three-year-olds held in mid-October during the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival. Offering $2 million in prize money, the 1600m race attracts the best young milers and promising staying types of the season. The race is featured on a massive day of Group 1 racing alongside the Toorak Handicap (1600m), Caulfield Stakes (2000m) and Thousand Guineas (1600m) for the fillies.

As a set weights race, colts and geldings are required to carry 55.5kg while fillies must carry 53.5kg. The Caulfield Guineas is regarded as a good lead-up race to the Group 1 Cox Plate (2040m) at Moonee Valley and the last Guineas graduate to back-up and win the weight-for-age classic was Shamus Award (3rd) in 2013.

The latest edition of the Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas took place on Saturday 14 October , 2017.

2017 Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas
Date: Saturday 14 October , 2017
Track: Caulfield Racecourse
Distance: 1600m
Race Type: 3YO Open Set Weight
Status: Group 1
Prizemoney: $2,000,000

2017 Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas Results

  • 1st: #17e Mighty Boss
  • 2nd: #11 Kementari
  • 3rd: #16 Catchy

See below for the official Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas 2017 Results & Finishing Order, following the link to read more about the huge upset win by $101 roughie Mighty Boss who was the first emergency only just making the line-up. Mighty Boss defeated the Godolphin-raced Kementari by a quarter length, while the Caulfield Guineas trifecta was rounded out by the brave filly in the mix Catchy who ran third as the beaten favourite.

Place # Horse Trainer Jockey Margin Br. Weight SP
1 17e MIGHTY BOSS Mick Price Michael Walker 5 56.5kg $101
2 11 KEMENTARI James Cummings Damian Lane 0.3L 10 56.5kg $5.50
3 16 CATCHY David & B Hayes & T Dabernig Mark Zahra 1.3L 3 54.5kg $4.40F
4 6 ROYAL SYMPHONY Tony McEvoy Dwayne Dunn 2.3L 9 56.5kg $4.80
5 8 PERAST Paul Perry Ben Melham 3.55L 2 56.5kg $11
6 14 LEVENDI Peter Gelagotis Anthony Darmanin 3.75L 7 56.5kg $21
7 13 SALSAMOR (NZ) Trent Busuttin & Natalie Young Brad Rawiller 4.5L 8 56.5kg $26
8 9 SANCTIONED James Cummings Glyn Schofield 4.8L 15 56.5kg $21
9 15 HOLY SNOW Mick Price Michael Dee 5.55L 14 56.5kg $61
10 4 SIRCCONI Peter Morgan Ms Linda Meech 5.75L 13 56.5kg $71
11 5 SHOWTIME Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes Damien Oliver 7L 1 56.5kg $12
12 1 THE MISSION Paul Perry Beau Mertens (a) 10.25L 11 56.5kg $51
13 7 GOLD STANDARD Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott Stephen Baster 10.65L 6 56.5kg $8
14 10 AL PASSEM Ken Keys Ben Thompson (a) 12.65L 12 56.5kg $151
15 3 AZAZEL Tony McEvoy Luke Currie 37.65L 4 56.5kg $51
12 ECLAIR SUNSHINE Phillip Stokes Luke Nolen 0
2 SUMMER PASSAGE Lance O’Sullivan & Andrew Scott Glen Boss 0

2017 Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas Tips

  • 1st: #5 Showtime
  • 2nd: #7 Gold Standard
  • 3rd: #6 Royal Symphony

Read our full Caulfield Guineas 2017 Betting Tips & Odds Update now.

2017 Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas Betting Odds

Read our full 2017 Caulfield Guineas Form Guide & Betting Preview

The latest Caulfield Guineas 2017 betting markets for the three-year-olds facing off in the marquee race of Caulfield Guineas Day will be found below complete with links to the Caulfield Guineas odds at Ladbrokes.com.au as soon as available.

In the 10 years from 2007 – 2016 the Caulfield Guineas favourites enjoyed a solid strike rate including the win by Press Statement (2015), a good tip to consider when dong the 2017 Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas form.

Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas 2017 Field

Each year the Caulfield Guineas field attracts a smart line-up of three-year-olds, with colts and geldings dominating the line-up as the fillies tend to stick to their own kind in the Group 1 Thousand Guineas (1600m) at the same meeting.

Good lead-up races for gallopers heading into the Caulfield Guineas field include Sydney’s Group 2 Stan Fox Stakes, which produced all three winners from 2014-16, and the Group 3 Caulfield Guineas Prelude (1400m) run a fortnight before the Group 1.

The 2017 Caulfield Guineas field of final acceptances and barrier draw are released by Racing Victoria on October 10, 2017 so stay tuned.

The official Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas 2017 Final Field & Barrier Draw is now out with a capacity line-up of hopefuls including the filly Catchy out to make history as the first female winner of the race since Surround (1976). Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas favourite Royal Symphony drew barrier nine, while the Prelude winner Perast is drawn well in barrier two. Barrier one belongs to Stutt Stakes winner Showtime, the inside alley producing more Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas winners than any other. The outside alley meanwhile is drawn by the Kiwi raider and Group 1 winner Summer Passage.

# Form (Last 10) Horse Trainer Jockey Barrier Weight Hcp. Rating
1 234161×706 THE MISSION Paul Perry Beau Mertens (a) 11 56.5kg 97
2 2112×82 SUMMER PASSAGE Lance O’Sullivan & Andrew Scott Glen Boss 17 56.5kg 90
3 14x24x1477 AZAZEL Tony McEvoy Luke Currie 4 56.5kg 77
4 6x214x013 SIRCCONI Peter Morgan Ms Linda Meech 13 56.5kg 94
5 x4342x2151 SHOWTIME Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes Damien Oliver 1 56.5kg 84
6 111×14 ROYAL SYMPHONY Tony McEvoy Dwayne Dunn 9 56.5kg 85
7 21214 GOLD STANDARD Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott Stephen Baster 6 56.5kg 85
8 136×67371 PERAST Paul Perry Ben Melham 2 56.5kg 82
9 31×3224 SANCTIONED James Cummings Glyn Schofield 16 56.5kg
10 112×558 AL PASSEM Ken Keys Ben Thompson (a) 12 56.5kg 70
11 21×43 KEMENTARI James Cummings Damian Lane 10 56.5kg 72
12 2x26x1x225 ECLAIR SUNSHINE Phillip Stokes Luke Nolen 14 56.5kg 68
13 12×22 SALSAMOR (NZ) Trent Busuttin & Natalie Young Brad Rawiller 8 56.5kg 70
14 1×16 LEVENDI Peter Gelagotis Anthony Darmanin 7 56.5kg 68
15 4213 HOLY SNOW Mick Price Michael Dee 15 56.5kg 67
16 11110×213 CATCHY David & B Hayes & T Dabernig Mark Zahra 3 54.5kg 102
17e 0x1274 MIGHTY BOSS Mick Price Michael Walker 5 56.5kg 64

2017 Caulfield Guineas Nominations

The Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas nominations are taken in early August.

The official 2017 Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas Nominations attracted 327 three-year-olds including plenty of the top juveniles from last season such as the Peter & Paul Snowden-trained Pariah.

Follow the link for the full Caulfield Guineas 2017 Nominations.

2017 Caulfield Guineas First Acceptances

The Caulfield Guineas First Acceptances narrow down the list of potential three-year-olds heading into the $2 million mile feature and are taken in mid-September each Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival.

View the official 2017 Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas First Acceptances by following the link. The 119 gallopers left in the mix led by the undefeated Tony McEvoy-trained Royal Symphony who is set to resume racing in the Listed Exford Plate (1400m) at Flemington on September 16.

Caulfield Guineas Prize Money

  • 1st Place: $1.2 million
  • 2nd Place: $360,000
  • 3rd Place: $180,000
  • 4th Place: $90,000
  • 5th Place: $50,000
  • 6th Place: $40,000
  • 7th Place: $40,000
  • 8th Place: $40,000

Caulfield Guineas History

First run in 1881 when Wheatear won, the Caulfield Guineas was run at Flemington Racecourse briefly between 1940 and 1943. The Caulfield Guineas traditionally occupies the second Saturday in October and is the first day in the Caulfield Cup Carnival. Several renowned Australian Racing Hall of Fame inductees have won or placed in the race throughout the years including Lonhro, Tulloch and Ajax.

Recent Caulfield Guineas Winners

Caulfield Guineas results and winning times since 2000 are listed below.

Year Place Horse Time
2018
Caulfield Guineas
1st TBD TBD
2nd TBD
3rd TBD
2017
Caulfield Guineas
1st Mighty Boss 1 minute 36.04 seconds
2nd Kementari
3rd Catchy
2016
Caulfield Guineas
1st Divine Prophet 1 minute 36.5 seconds
2nd Seaburge
3rd Hey Doc
2015
Caulfield Guineas
1st Press Statement 1 minute 36.47 seconds
2nd Lizard Island
3rd Ready For Victory
2014
Caulfield Guineas
1st Shooting To Win 1 minute 35.58 seconds
2nd Rich Enuff
3rd Wandjina
2013
Caulfield Guineas
1st Long John 1 minute 36.73 seconds
2nd Divine Calling
3rd Shamus Award
2012
Caulfield Guineas
1st All Too Hard 1 minute 36.05 seconds
2nd Pierro
3rd Epaulette
2011
Caulfield Guineas
1st Helmet 1 minute 35.36 seconds
2nd Manawanui
3rd Huegill
2010
Caulfield Guineas
1st Anacheeva 1 minute 37.01 seconds
2nd Run For Levi
3rd Masquerader
2009
Caulfield Guineas
1st Starspangledbanner 1 minute 35.69 seconds
2nd Carrara
3rd Manhattan Rain
2008
Caulfield Guineas
1st Whobegotyou 1 minute 36.4 seconds
2nd Time Thief
3rd Von Costa De Hero
2007
Caulfield Guineas
1st Weekend Hussler 1 minute 36.4 seconds
2nd Scenic Blast
3rd Marching
2006
Caulfield Guineas
1st Wonderful World 1 minute 35.9 seconds
2nd Excites
3rd Court Command
2005
Caulfield Guineas
1st Gods Own 1 minute 37.6 seconds
2nd Paratroopers
3rd Primus
2004
Caulfield Guineas
1st Econsul 1 minute 38 seconds
2nd Barely A Moment
3rd Under Command
2003
Caulfield Guineas
1st In Top Swing 1 minute 36 seconds
2nd Face Value
3rd Kempinsky
2002
Caulfield Guineas
1st Helenus 1 minute 35.4 seconds
2nd Bel Espirit
3rd Choisir
2001
Caulfield Guineas
1st Lonhro 1 minute 36.7 seconds
2nd Ustinov
3rd Pure Theatre
2000
Caulfield Guineas
1st Show A Heart 1 minute 35.8 seconds
2nd Fubu
3rd Sale Of Century