July Cup

Group – 1
Course – Newmarket
Race Type – Flat
Distance – 6 Furlongs (6F)
Ages – 3yo +
Weights – 9st 0lbs (3yo), 9st 6lbs (4yo+), 3lbs allowance for fillies and mares
Sponsor – Darley

Group 1

Recent Form and Trends

Trends

Age – 10 of the last 12 winners were aged 3 or 4
Price – 5 of the last 12 winners were favourites/joint favourites, 9/12 winners were in the top 3 in the betting
Last Run – 4/12 winners won on their last run before the July Cup, 11/12 winners had their last run within the last 26 days
4/12 winners ran in the Diamond Jubilee Stakes (Ascot) on their last run
3/12 winners ran in the Commonwealth Cup (Ascot) on their last run
Previous Course Form – 8/12 winners had at least 1 previous run at Newmarket, 4/12 winners had at least 1 previous win at Newmarket
Previous Distance Form – 11/12 winners had at least 3 previous runs over 6 furlongs, 10/12 winners had at least 4 previous runs over 6 furlongs, 10/12 winners had at least 1 previous win over 6 furlongs, 9/12 winners had at least 2 previous wins over 6 furlongs
Previous Flat Form – 9/12 winners had at least 8 previous flat runs, 11/12 winners had at least 3 previous flat wins, 8/12 winners had at least 4 previous flat wins
Rating – 10/12 winners were rated 113 or higher
Group 1 Wins – 8/12 winners had at least 1 previous group 1 win
Group Wins – 12/12 winners had at least 1 win in a group 1-3 race
Season Form – 9/12 winners had at least 2 previous runs that season, 7/12 winners had at least 1 win that season

Future Form

Trends

Next Run – 3 of the last 12 winners won on their next run after the July Cup, 5/12 placed on their next run
4/12 winners ran in the Prix Maurice De Gheest (Deauville) on their next run, 2 of the 4 won, 1 placed
3/12 winners ran in the Sprint Cup (Haydock) on their next run, 1 of the 3 won, 1 placed
2/12 winners ran in the Nunthorpe Stakes (York) on their next run, 0 of the 2 won, 2 placed
Rest of Season Runs – 9/12 winners ran in at least 1 more group 1 race that season,
5 of the 9 won at least 1 more group 1 race that season, 2 of the 9 placed in at least 1 more Group 1 that season