Lancashire Oaks

Group – 2 (Since 2004, previously Group 3)
Course – Haydock
Race Type – Flat
Distance – 1 Mile 4 Furlongs (12F)
Ages – 3yo’s + (fillies & mares)
Weights – 8st 6lbs (3yo), 9st 5lbs (4yo)
Penalties – 5lbs for Group 1 winners, 3lbs for Group 2 winners (Since November 1st last year, not including 2yo wins)
Sponsor – Bet365

Group 2

Recent Form and Trends

Trends

Age – 9 of the last 12 winners were aged 3 or 4
Price – 3 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 Lancashire Oaks, 9/12 winners had their last run within the last 51 days
Previous Course Form – 4/12 winners had at least 1 previous run at Haydock, 2/12 winners had at least 1 previous win at Haydock
Previous Distance Form – 11/12 winners had at least 1 previous run over 12 furlongs, 7/12 winners had at least 1 previous win over 12 furlongs
Previous Flat Form – 10/12 winners had at least 5 previous flat runs, 11/12 winners had at least 2 previous flat wins
Rating – 11/12 winners had a rating of 102 or higher
Group Wins – 4/12 winners had at least 1 previous win in a group 1-3 race
Season Form – 10/12 winners had at least 1 run that season, 5/12 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 Lancashire Oaks, 3/12 winners placed on their next run
2/12 winners ran in the Yorkshire Oaks (York) on their next run, 0 of the 2 won, 0 placed
2/12 winners ran in the Prix Vermeille (Longchamp) on their next run, 0 of the 2 won, 1 placed
2/12 winners ran in the Aphrodite Stakes (Newmarket) on their next run, 2 of the 2 won, 0 placed
Rest of Season Runs – 10/12 winners ran in at least 2 more races that season
3/12 winners won at least 1 more race that season, 5/12 winners placed in at least 1 more race that season