Epsom Oaks

Group – 1
Course – Epsom Downs
Race Type – Flat
Distance – 1 Mile 4 Furlongs (12 Furlongs)
Ages – 3yo fillies only
Weights – 9st 0lbs
Sponsor – Investec

Group 1

Recent Form and Trends

Trends

Age – Race is for 3yo’s only
Price – 3 of the last 12 winners were favorites/joint favourites, 5/12 winners were in the top 3 in the betting
Last Run – 7/12 winners won on their last run before the Oaks, 10/12 at least placed on their last run, 12/12 winners had a run within the last 33 days
2/12 winners ran in the Irish 1000 Guineas (Curragh) on their last run, 0 of the 2 won, 1 placed
2/12 winners ran in the Pretty Polly Stakes (Newmarket) on their last run, 2 of the 2 won, 0 placed
2/12 winners ran in the Cheshire Oaks (Chester) on their last run, 1 of the 2 won, 2 placed
Previous Course Form – 0/12 winners had a previous run at Epsom
Previous Distance Form – 9/12 winners had at least 1 previous run over 10-12 furlongs, 7/12 winners had at least 1 previous win over 10-12 furlongs
Previous Flat Form – 10/12 winners had at least 3 previous flat runs, 11/12 winners had at least 1 previous flat win, 7/12 winners had at least 2 previous wins
Rating – 8/12 winners had a rating of 102 or higher
Group Wins – 4/12 winners had at least 1 win in a group 1-3 race
Season Form – 12/12 winners had at least 1 run that season, 9/12 winners had at least 1 win that season

Future Form

Trends

Next Run
5 of the last 12 winners won on their next run after the Oaks, 2/12 placed on their next run
7/12 winners ran in the Irish Oaks (Curragh) on their next run, 3 of the 7 won, 0 placed
2/12 winners ran in the Pretty Polly Stakes (Curragh) on their next run, 1 of the 2 won, 1 placed

Rest of Season Group 1’s
10/12 winners ran in at least 2 more group 1 races that season,
5/12 winners won at least 1 more group 1 that season, 7/12 placed in at least 1 more group 1 that season