St James’s Palace Stakes

Group – 1
Course – Ascot
Race Type – Flat
Distance – 1 Mile (8 Furlongs)
Ages – 3yo’s only
Weights – 9st 0lbs
Sponsor – None

Group 1

Recent Form and Trends

Trends

Age – Race is for 3yo’s only
Price – 7 of the last 12 winners have been favourites/joint favourites, 10/12 winners have been in the top 3 in the betting
Last Run – 6/12 winners won on their last run before the St James’s Palace Stakes, 9/12 winners had their last run within the last 26 days
4/12 winners ran in the Irish 2000 Guineas (Curragh) on their last run, 2 of the 4 won, 2 placed
3/12 winners ran in the 2000 Guineas (Newmarket) on their last run, 2 of the 3 won, 1 placed
Previous Course Form – Only 2/12 winners had a previous run at Ascot, 2/12 winners had a previous win at Ascot
Previous Distance Form – 11/12 winners had at least 1 previous run over 8 furlongs, 9/12 winners had at least 2 previous runs over 8 furlongs, 11/12 had at least 1 previous win over 8 furlongs
Previous Flat Form – 9/12 winners had at least 4 previous flat runs, 12/12 winners had at least 3 previous flat runs, 11/12 winners had at least 2 previous flat wins, 9/12 winners had at least 3 previous flat wins
Rating – 10/12 winners had a rating of 110 or higher
Group 1 Wins – 7/12 winners had at least 1 previous group 1 win
Group 2 Wins – 4/12 winners had at least 1 previous group 2 win
Season Form – 9/12 winners had at least 2 runs that season, 11/12 winners had at least 1 win that season

Future Form

Trends

Next Run
4 of the last 12 winners won on their next run after the St James’s Palace Stakes, 5/12 placed on their next run
8/12 winners ran in the Sussex Stakes (Goodwood) on their next run, 3 of the 8 won, 4 placed

Rest of Season Runs
11/12 winners ran in at least 2 more races that season,
5/12 winners went on to win at least 1 more race that season, 6/12 winners placed in at least 1 more race that season

Champions Day Run
6/12 winners ran in the Queen Elizabeth II Stakes (Ascot) on Champions Day, 1 of the 6 won, 1 placed