Hawkesbury Guineas

The Hawkesbury Guineas is a Group 3 Sydney race run at the end of April during the autumn on Hawkesbury Gold Cup Day.

2018 Hawkesbury Guineas Results

  • 1st: #4 Sambro
  • 2nd: #2 Victorem
  • 3rd: #3 Beau Geste



The Hawkesbury Guineas is a Group 3 race for three-year-olds run on Hawkesbury Gold Cup Day in Sydney during the autumn racing carnival.

The meeting’s headline race is the Group 3 Hawkesbury Gold Cup (1600m) for milers and the Hawkesbury Guineas is one of two other Group 3 status races on the card along with the Godolphin Crown (1300m) for fillies and mares.

The Hawkesbury Guineas is run over 1400m and the three-year-olds in the field face off at set weights plus penalties for a share in the $200,000 in prize money.

Horses in the Hawkesbury Guineas field may come via a number of different Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival lead-up races including the Group 2 Arrowfield 3YO Sprint (1200m) held at Randwick during ‘The Championships’.

Good follow-up races could include those during the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival including the Group 2 QTC Cup (1300m) and the Hawkesbury Guineas – QTC Cup double was recently achieved by Spill The Beans (2016). The Group 2 Queensland Guineas (1600m) is another Brisbane race run during the winter for Hawkesbury Guineas graduates and in 2016 Denmagic ran second in both races.

The 2018 Hawkesbury Guineas ran on Saturday April 28, 2018 and was won by the Chris Waller-trained Sambro.

Hawkesbury Guineas 2018
Date: Saturday April 28, 2018
Track: Hawkesbury Racecourse
Distance: 1400m
Race Type: 3YO / Set Weights + Penalties
Status: Group 3
Prize Money: $200,000

2018 Hawkesbury Guineas Results

    • 1st: #4 Sambro 
    • 2nd: #2 Victorem
    • 3rd: #3 Beau Geste

See below for the official Hawkesbury Guineas 2018 Results & Finishing Order, the three-years-old feature won by the untapped Chris Waller-trained Sambro ($5) who handed jockey Josh Parr a Group 3 winning double after his earlier Hawkesbury Crown win aboard Pecans.

Place # Horse Trainer Jockey Margin Br. Weight SP
1 4 SAMBRO Chris Waller Joshua Parr 9 56kg $5
2 2 VICTOREM Jenny Graham Ben Looker 0.45L 11 56kg $2.60F
3 3 BEAU GESTE James Cummings Tye Angland 2.64L 5 56kg $6.50
4 14 MONTRACHET Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes Brenton Avdulla 3.37L 8 54kg $12
5 12 WARRANTY Peter & Paul Snowden Tim Clark 3.45L 1 54kg $6
6 5 SO YOU WIN Chris Waller Jason Collett 4.3L 4 56kg $26
7 10 KURNEL JAXON David Pfieffer Blake Shinn 5.82L 6 56kg $21
8 8 CHARLIE CHAP Mike Van Gestel Jean Van Overmeire (a) 5.95L 2 56kg $61
9 9 DUNATUN Garry White Adam Hyeronimus 6.07L 10 56kg $101
10 11 FUCHU David Atkins Robert Thompson 7.7L 3 56kg $26
11 6 SCREAM PARK (NZ) Chris Waller Rory Hutchings 12.98L 7 56kg $20
1 ALL TOO HUIYING Gary Moore Christian Reith 0
13 LISDOONVARNA (NZ) Amanda Turner & Mauro Poletti Peter Wells 0
7 THY KINGDOM COME John P Thompson Tye Angland 0

2018 Hawkesbury Guineas Betting

The season’s best Hawkesbury Guineas 2018 odds and betting market links to Ladbrokes.com.au will be available below the week of the race.

2018 Hawkesbury Guineas Field

The Hawkesbury Guineas field attracts a class line-up of three-year-olds many of which have form over the distance or even up to a mile and is released the Wednesday before the race.

The official 2018 Hawkesbury Guineas field and barriers are set for release on the Wednesday of race week and will be published in fully below.

The Hawkesbury Guineas 2018 Final Field attracted 14 three-year-olds including the in-form favourite Victorem chasing his sixth win on the trot from the outside barrier (14 of 14).

Read more on the 2018 Hawkesbury Guineas Field & Odds led by Victorem.

# Form (Last 10) Horse Trainer Jockey Barrier Weight Hcp. Rating
1 x301112308 ALL TOO HUIYING Gary Moore Christian Reith 13 57kg 78
2 411x1x11 VICTOREM Jenny Graham Ben Looker 14 56kg 86
3 313744×366 BEAU GESTE James Cummings Kerrin McEvoy 6 56kg 79
4 x723326x28 SAMBRO Chris Waller Joshua Parr 11 56kg 76
5 31×5120 SO YOU WIN Chris Waller Jason Collett 5 56kg 72
6 5x31140x SCREAM PARK (NZ) Chris Waller Rory Hutchings 9 56kg 70
7 5x9109x166 THY KINGDOM COME John P Thompson Tye Angland 1 56kg 70
8 37776×4150 CHARLIE CHAP Mike Van Gestel Jean Van Overmeire (a) 3 56kg 68
9 50×1158014 DUNATUN Garry White Adam Hyeronimus 12 56kg 66
10 4x411134x4 KURNEL JAXON David Pfieffer Blake Shinn 7 56kg 65
11 21×2 FUCHU David Atkins Robert Thompson 4 56kg 64
12 4113x8x1 WARRANTY Peter & Paul Snowden Tim Clark 2 54kg 75
13 3x1131x17 LISDOONVARNA (NZ) Amanda Turner & Mauro Poletti Peter Wells 8 54kg 71
14 2×1 MONTRACHET Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes Brenton Avdulla 10 54kg 67

Hawkesbury Guineas History

The Hawkesbury Guineas was run for the first time in 2000 and won by Hire. A number of quality gallopers have since taken out the race including Alverta (2007), Neeson (2010) and most famously Chautauqua.

It began as a Listed race before gaining its current Group 3 status in 2014. Originally the event was run as a handicap race, but from 2006 onwards the Hawkesbury Guineas has been held under set weights plus penalties. The distance was also increased from 1200m to 1400m in 2006 and in 2015 it ran at Rosehill Racecourse instead of Hawkesbury Racecourse.

Recent Hawkesbury Guineas Winners

See below for a full list of Hawkesbury Guineas results and winners going back to the race’s inauguration in 2000.

Year Place Horse Time
2019
Hawkesbury Guineas
1st TBD TBD
2nd TBD
3rd TBD
2018
Hawkesbury Guineas
1st Sambro 1 minute 23.21 seconds
2nd Victorem
3rd Beau Geste
2017
Hawkesbury Guineas
1st Shazee Lee 1 minute 21.60 seconds
2nd Prompt Response
3rd Salsonic
2016
Hawkesbury Guineas
1st Spill The Beans 1 minute 22.1 seconds
2nd Denmagic
3rd Serene Majesty
2015
Hawkesbury Guineas
1st Najoom 1 minute 26. 3 seconds
2nd Federal
3rd Bachman
2014
Hawkesbury Guineas
1st Chautauqua 1 minute 22.4 seconds
2nd Katie’s Cove
3rd Barbed
2013
Hawkesbury Guineas
1st Limes 1 minute 22.1 seconds
2nd Boban
3rd Ashokan
2012
Hawkesbury Guineas
1st Free Wheeling 1 minute 21.0 seconds
2nd Pied A Terre
3rd Bound To Blush
2011
Hawkesbury Guineas
1st Pimpala Secret 1 minute 24.6 seconds
2nd Speediness
3rd Steps In Time
2010
Hawkesbury Guineas
1st Neeson 1 minute 23.3 seconds
2nd Khas Kura
3rd All Legal
2009
Hawkesbury Guineas
1st Related 1 minute 23.79 seconds
2nd Rollins
3rd The Astronomer
2008
Hawkesbury Guineas
1st Royal Discretion 1 minute 22.11 seconds
2nd Turffontein
3rd Acey Ducey
2007
Hawkesbury Guineas
1st Alverta 1 minute 22.03 seconds
2nd Five Ways
3rd Eight Moons
2006
Hawkesbury Guineas
1st The Free Stater 1 minute 22.05 seconds
2nd Spy Zaim
3rd Commemorating
2005
Hawkesbury Guineas
1st Race Not Held
2nd
3rd
2004
Hawkesbury Guineas
1st Roadagain 1 minute 8.90 seconds
2nd Loftily
3rd Devil’s Diamond
2003 (December)
Hawkesbury Guineas
1st Sweet Marmalade 1 minute 11.01 seconds
2nd Lundasong
3rd Happy Ways
2003 (February)
Hawkesbury Guineas
1st Pearly Kings 1 minute 9.72 seconds
2nd Maskerado
3rd Miz Riocee
2002
Hawkesbury Guineas
1st Shags 1 minute 8.40 seconds
2nd Shouq
3rd Gordo
2001
Hawkesbury Guineas
1st De Valmont 1 minute 11.28 seconds
2nd Zedivain
3rd Kingsgate
2000
Hawkesbury Guineas
1st Hire 1 minute 9.17 seconds
2nd Martree
3rd Condotti

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