Earl of Sefton Stakes

Group – 3
Course – Newmarket
Race Type – Flat
Distance – 1 Mile 1 Furlong(9 Furlongs)
Ages – 4yo+
Weights – 8st 13lbs (3lb allowance for fillies)
Penalties – 8lbs for Group 1 winners, 5lbs for Group 2 winners, 3lbs for Group 3 winners (Since August 31st last year)
Sponsor – Bet365

Group 3

Recent Form and Trends

Trends

Age – 8 of the last 12 winners were aged either 4 or 5
Price – 2 of the last 12 winners were favourites/joint favourites, 7/12 winners were in the top 3 in the betting
Last Run – 4 of the last 12 winners won on their last run, 10/12 winners had their last run over 158 days ago
Previous Course Form – 11/12 winners had at least 1 previous run at Newmarket, 5/12 winners had at least 1 previous win at Newmarket
Previous Distance Form – 11/12 winners had at least 4 previous runs over 8-10 furlongs, 12/12 winners had at least 1 previous win over 8-10 furlongs, 8/12 winners had at least 2 previous wins over 8-10 furlongs
Previous Flat Form – 10/12 winners had at least 8 previous flat runs, 9/12 winners had at least 3 previous flat wins
Rating – 11/12 winners had a rating of 106 or higher
Group Wins – 4/12 winners had at least 1 win in a group 1-3 race
Season Form – Only 2/12 winners had a run that season, 0/12 winners had a previous win that season

Future Form

Trends

Next Run – 2 of the last 12 winners won on their next run after the Earl of Sefton Stakes, 2/12 placed on their next run
2/12 winners ran in the Brigadier Gerard Stakes (Sandown) on their next run, 0 of the 2 won, 0 placed
3/12 winners ran in the Prix d’Ispahan (Longchamp) on their next run, 1 of the 3 won, 0 placed
Rest of Season Group 1’s – 10/12 winners ran in at least 1 group 1 race that season
1/12 winners won at least 1 Group 1 race that season, 2/12 placed in at least 1 Group 1 race that season