Chester Vase

Group – 3
Course – Chester
Race Type – Flat
Distance – 1 Mile 4 1/2 Furlongs(12.5 Furlongs)
Ages – 3yo’s Only (Colts & Geldings)
Weights – 9st 0lbs
Penalties – 4lbs for Group 1 or 2 wins (At 7 furlongs or further)
Sponsor – MBNA

Group 3

Recent Form and Trends

Trends

Age – Race is for 3yo’s only
Price – 6 of the last 12 winners were favorites, 8/12 winners were in the top 3 in the betting
Stall – 8 of the last 12 winners came from stalls 1-4
Last Run – 7 of the last 12 winners won on their last run before the Chester Vase, 9/12 winners ran within the last 32 days
Previous Course Form – 0/12 winners had at least 1 previous run at Chester, 0/12 winners had at least 1 previous win at Chester
Previous Distance Form – 10/12 winners had at least 1 previous run over 10 furlongs or further, 6/12 winners had at least 1 previous win over 10 furlongs or further
Previous Flat Form – 9/12 winners had at least 2 previous flat runs, 12/12 winners had at least 1 previous flat win
Rating – 6/12 winners had a rating of 93 or higher (6/12 didn’t have a rating)
Group Wins – 0/12 winners had at least 1 win in a group 1-3 race
Season Form – 9/12 winners had at least 1 run that season, 7/12 winners had a previous win that season

KEY

R Number of Runs
W Number of Wins

Future Form

Trends

Next Run – 1 of the last 12 winners won on their next run after the Chester Vase, 2/12 placed on their next run
12/12 winners ran in the Derby (Epsom) on their next run, 1 of the 12 won, 2 placed
Rest of Season Group 1’s – 8/12 winners ran in at least 2 Group 1 races that season
3/12 winners won at least 1 Group 1 race that season, 4/12 winners placed in at least 1 Group 1 race that season