Sandown Guineas 2012 – Race Preview

July 2nd, 2012

The Group 2 Sandown Guineas is set to run at Sandown Racecourse on Saturday November 17, 2012.

Run over a distance of 1,600 metres, the 2012 Sandown Guineas is worth $350,000 in prize money.

The 2012 Sandown Guineas is open to three-year-old horses only and is run under set weight conditions.

The Sandown Guineas 2012 is run on Zipping Classic Day and shares its program with the Group 2 Zipping Classic, Group 3 Sandown Stakes and Group 3 Eclipse Stakes.

Last year’s Sandown Guineas was won by So Swift, who posted a narrow victory over Niagara in the race.

So Swift has won two of his six race starts and has earned more than $230,000 in prize money.

His most recent start was when fifth in the Bendigo Guineas in March this year.

Betting for the race will be available online closer to the race date.