King George Stakes

Group – 2 (Since 2010, previously Group 3)
Course – Goodwood
Race Type – Flat
Distance – 5 Furlongs (5F)
Ages – 3yo’s +
Weights – 8st 12lbs (3yo), 9st 1lb (4yo+), 3lbs allowance for fillies & mares
Penalties – 7lbs for Group 1 winners, 4lbs for Group 2 winners (Since 1st November last year, not including wins as a 2yo)
Sponsor – Qatar

Group 2

Recent Form and Trends

Trends

Age – 8 of the last 12 winners were aged 5 or older
Price – 6 of the last 12 winners were favourites/joint favourites, 11/12 winners were in the top 3 in the betting
Last Run – 4/12 winners won on their last run before the King George Stakes, 12/12 winners had their last run within the last 45 days
4/12 winners ran in the Kings Stand Stakes (Ascot) on their last run, 1 of the 4 won, 2 placed
Previous Course Form – 8/12 winners had at least 1 previous run at Goodwood, 5/12 winners had at least 1 previous win at Goodwood
Previous Distance Form – 11/12 winners had at least 4 previous runs over 5 furlongs, 12/12 winners had at least 1 previous win over 5 furlongs, 10/12 winners had at least 2 previous wins over 5 furlongs
Previous Flat Form – 9/12 winners had at least 12 previous flat runs, 9/12 winners had at least 4 previous flat wins
Rating – 10/12 winners had a rating of 109 or higher
Group Wins – 10/12 winners had at least 1 previous Group 1-3 win
Season Form – 10/12 winners had at least 2 previous runs that season, 10/12 winners had at least 1 previous win that season

Future Form

Trends

Next Run
2 of the last 12 winners won on their next run after the King George Stakes, 1/12 placed on their next run
11/12 winners ran in the Nunthorpe Stakes (York) on their next run, 2 of the 11 won, 1 placed

Rest of Season Runs
10/12 winners ran in at least 2 more races that season
3/12 winners won at least 1 more race that season, 3/12 winners placed in at least 1 more race that season