Topham Chase

Grade – 3
Course – Aintree
Race Type – Chase
Distance – 2 Miles 5 1/2 Furlongs (21.5F)
Ages – 5yo’s +
Weights – Handicap
Sponsor – Randox Health

Grade 3

Recent Form and Trends

* 2020 race was cancelled for health and safety reasons *

Trends

Age – 8 of the last 11 winners were aged between 8 and 11
Price – 0 of the last 11 favourites/joint favourites have won, 3/11 winners were in the top 3 in the betting
Last Run – 0 of the last 11 winners won on their last run before the Topham Chase, 10/11 winners ran within the last 29 days
2/11 winners ran in the Festival Plate (Cheltenham) on their last run, 0 of the 2 won, 0 placed
Previous Course Form – 7/11 winners had at least 1 previous run at Aintree, 5/11 winners had at least 1 previous win at Aintree
Previous Distance Form – 10/11 winners had at least 4 previous runs over 19-21 furlongs, 9/11 had at least 1 previous wins over 19-21 furlongs
Previous Chase Form – 9/11 winners had at least 13 previous chase runs, 11/11 winners had at least 1 previous chase win, 10/11 winners had at least 2 previous chase wins
Rating – 10/11 winners were rated 132 or higher
Graded Wins – 4/11 winners had at least 1 previous win in a grade 1-3 race
Season Form – 10/11 winners had at least 4 runs that season, 3/11 winners had at least 1 win that season

Future Form

Trends

Next Run
1 of the last 11 winners won on their next run after the Topham Chase, 1/11 placed on their next run

Aintree Festival Run Next Season
4/11 winners ran in the Topham Chase at the next Aintree Festival, 3 of the 4 won, 0 placed
4/11 winners ran in the Grand National at the next Aintree Festival, 0 of the 4 won, 0 placed