Gordon Richards Stakes

Group – 3
Course – Sandown
Race Type – Flat
Distance – 1 Miles 2 Furlongs (10 Furlongs)
Ages – 4yo+
Weights – 9st 0lbs (3lb allowance for fillies & mares)
Penalties – 7lbs 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 – 11 of the last 12 winners were aged 4 or 5
Price – 4 of the last 12 winners were favorites, 11/12 winners were in the top 3 in the betting
Last Run – 3 of the last 12 winners won on their last run, 10/12 winners had their last run over 173 days ago
Previous Course Form – 4/12 winners had at least 1 previous run at Sandown, 2/12 winners had at least 1 previous win at Sandown
Previous Distance Form – 11/12 winners had at least 1 previous run over 10 furlongs, 9/12 winners had at least 1 previous win over 10 furlongs
Previous Flat Form – 10/12 winners had at least 7 previous flat runs, 12/12 winners had at least 2 previous flat wins
Rating – 11/12 winners had a rating of 111 or higher
Group Wins – 11/12 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

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R Number of Runs
W Number of Wins

Future Form

Trends

Next Run – 4 of the last 12 winners won on their next run after the Gordon Richards Stakes, 3/12 placed on their next run
4/12 winners ran in the Prince of Wales Stakes (Ascot) on their next run, 0 of the 4 won, 2 placed
3/12 winners ran in the Brigadier Gerard Stakes (Sandown) on their next run, 1 of the 3 won, 1 placed
Rest of Season Group 1’s – 11/12 winners ran in at least 2 Group 1 races that season
4/12 winners won at least 1 Group 1 race that season, 8/12 winners placed in at least 1 Group 1 race that season