Diomed Stakes

Group – 3
Course – Epsom
Race Type – Flat
Distance – 1 Mile 1/2 Furlong (8.5F)
Ages – 3yo +
Weights – 8st 7lbs (3yo), 9st 5lbs (4yo+), 3lbs allowance for fillies and mares
Penalties – 7lbs for Group 1 winners, 5lbs for Group 2 winners, 3lbs for Group 3 winners (Since August 31st)
Sponsor – Investec

Group 3

Recent Form and Trends

Trends

Age – 8 of the last 12 winners were aged 5 or older
Price – 5 of the last 12 winners were favourites/joint favourites, 7/12 winners were in the top 3 in the betting
Last Run – 5/12 winners won on their last run before the Diomed Stakes, 11/12 winners had their last run within the last 42 days
Previous Course Form – 5/12 winners had at least 1 previous run at Epsom, 2/12 winners had at least 1 previous win at Epsom
Previous Distance Form – 9/12 winners had at least 6 previous runs over 8 or 9 furlongs, 11/12 winners had at least 1 win over 8 or 9 furlongs
Previous Flat Form – 11/12 winners had at least 11 previous flat runs, 10/12 winners had at least 3 previous flat wins
Rating – 11/12 winners were rated 107 or higher
Group Wins – 5/12 winners had at least 1 win in a group 1-3 race
Season Form – 12/12 winners had at least 1 run that season, 5/12 winners had at least 1 win that season

Future Form

Trends

Next Run – 2 of the last 12 winners won on their next run after the Diomed Stakes, 5/12 placed on their next run
4/12 winners ran in the Queen Anne Stakes (Ascot) on their next run, 0 of the 4 won, 2 placed
4/12 winners ran in the Summer Mile Stakes (Ascot) on their next run, 1 of the 4 won, 2 placed
Rest of Season Runs – 12/12 winners ran in at least 3 more races that season
6/12 winners won at least 1 more race that season, 9/12 winners placed in at least 1 more race that season