Criterion Stakes

Group – 3
Course – Newmarket
Race Type – Flat
Distance – 7 Furlongs (7F)
Ages – 3yo’s + (Excluding Group 1 winners from this year or last year)
Weights – 8st 8lbs (3yo), 9st 3lbs (4yo+), (3lbs allowance for fillies & mares)
Penalties – 8lbs for Group 2 winners, 5lbs for Group 3 winners (Since last August 31st)
Sponsor – None

Group 3

Recent Form and Trends

Trends

Age – 9 of the last 12 winners were aged 3-5
Price – 4 of the last 12 winners were favourites/joint favourites, 8/12 winners were in the top 3 in the betting
Last Run – 1/12 winners won on their last run before the Criterion Stakes, 9/12 winners had their last run within the last 45 days
Previous Course Form – 11/12 winners had at least 1 previous run at Newmarket, 4/12 winners had at least 1 previous win at Newmarket
Previous Distance Form – 9/12 winners had at least 3 previous runs over 7 furlongs, 10/12 winners had at least 1 previous win over 7 furlongs
Previous Flat Form – 11/12 winners had at least 9 previous flat runs, 11/12 winners had at least 3 previous flat wins
Rating – 11/12 winners were rated 107 or higher
Group Wins – 9/12 winners had at least 1 previous win in a Group 2/3 race
Season Form – 9/12 winners had at least 2 runs that season, 5/12 winners had at least 1 win that season

Future Form

Trends

Next Run – 1 of the last 12 winners won on their next run after the Criterion Stakes, 4/12 winners placed on their next run
2/12 winners ran in the Summer Mile Stakes (Ascot) on their next run, 1 of the 2 won, 0 placed
3/12 winners ran in the Lennox Stakes (Goodwood) on their next run, 0 of the 3 won, 2 placed
3/12 winners ran in the July Cup (Newmarket) on their next run, 0 of the 3 won, 1 placed
Rest of Season Runs – 11/12 winners ran in at least 2 more races that season
6/12 winners won at least 1 more race that season, 8/12 winners placed in at least 1 more race that season