Commonwealth Cup

Group – 1
Course – Ascot
Race Type – Flat
Distance – 6 Furlongs
Ages – 3yo Only
Weights – 9st 3lb (3lb allowance for fillies and mares)
Sponsor – None

Group 1

Recent Form and Trends

Trends

Age – Race is for 3yo’s only
Price – 3 of the last 8 winners have been favourites/joint favourites, 5/8 winners have been in the top 3 in the betting
Last Run – 2/8 winners won on their last run before the Commonwealth Cup, 6/8 winners had their last run within the last 48 days
Previous Course Form – 7/8 winners had at least 1 previous run at Ascot, 3/8 winners had a previous win at Ascot
Previous Distance Form – 7/8 winners had at least 3 previous runs over 6 furlongs, 8/8 winners had at least 1 previous win over 6 furlongs, 5/8 had at least 2 previous wins over 6 furlongs
Previous Flat Form – 8/8 winners had at least 4 previous flat runs, 6/8 winners had at least 5 previous flat runs, 8/8 winners had at least 1 previous flat win, 7/8 winners had at least 2 previous flat wins
Rating – 7/8 winners had a rating of 113 or higher
Group Wins – 7/8 winners had at least 1 previous group 1-3 win
Season Form – 6/8 winners had at least 1 run that season, 4/8 winners had at least 1 win that season

Future Form

Trends

Next Run
1 of the last 7 winners won on their next run after the Commonwealth Cup, 3/7 placed on their next run
6/7 winners ran in the July Cup (Newmarket) on their next run, 1 of the 6 won, 3 placed

Rest of Season Run’s
7 of the last 7 winners ran in at least 2 more race’s that season,
4/7 winners won at least 1 more race that season, 5/7 winners placed in at least 1 more race that season

Champions Sprint Stakes Run
4/7 winners ran in the Champions Sprint Stakes (Ascot) that season, 1 of the 4 won, 1 placed