Gold Cup (Ascot)2018-06-27T16:31:42+00:00

Ascot Gold Cup

Group – 1
Course – Ascot
Race Type – Flat
Distance – 2 Miles 4 Furlongs (20 Furlongs)
Ages – 4yo +
Weights – 9st 0lb (4yo), 9st 2lbs (5yo+), (3lb allowance for fillies and mares, 1lb allowance for s.hemisphere 4yo’s)
Sponsor – None

Group 1

Recent Form and Trends

Trends

Age – 10 of the last 12 winners were age 4-6
Price – 8/12 winners have been favourites/joint favourites, 9/12 winners were in the top 3 in the betting
Last Run – 9/12 winners won on their last run before Ascot, 11/12 winners had their last run within 53 days
Previous Course Form – 9/12 winners had at least 1 previous run at Ascot, 8/12 winners had at least 1 previous win at Ascot
Previous Flat Form – 10/12 winners had at least 8 previous flat runs, 10/12 winners had at least 4 previous flat wins
Rating – 9/12 winners had a rating of 107 or higher
Group Wins – 7/12 winners had at least 1 win in a group 1 race, 10/12 winners had at least 1 win in a group 1-3 race
Season Form – 11/12 winners had at least 1 run that season, 10/12 winners had at least 1 win that season

KEY

R Number of Runs
W Number of Wins

Future Form

Trends

Next Run – 5 of the last 12 winners won on their next run after the Gold Cup, 5 placed on their next run
5/12 winners ran in the Goodwood Cup (Goodwood) on their next run, 2 of the 5 won, 3 placed
3/12 winners ran in the Irish St Leger Trial (Curragh) on their next run, 2 of the 3 won, 1 placed
Rest of Season Group 1 Runs – 10/12 winners ran in at least 1 more group 1 race that season
2/12 winners won at least 1 more group 1 race that season, 8/12 winners placed in at least 1 more group 1 race that season