Middleton Stakes

Group – 2 (Since 2010, previously Group 3)
Course – York
Race Type – Flat
Distance – 1 Miles 2 1/2 Furlongs (10.5 Furlongs)
Ages – 4yo+ (fillies & mares)
Weights – 9st 0lbs
Penalties – 3lbs for Group 1 winners (Since last year)
Sponsor – Betfred

Group 2

Recent Form and Trends

Trends

Age – 8 of the last 12 winners were aged 4
Price – 7 of the last 12 winners were favorites, 10/12 winners were in the top 3 in the betting
Last Run – 1 of the last 12 winners won on their last run before the Middleton Stakes, 7/12 winners placed on their last run, 9/12 winners had their last run over 188 days ago
Previous Course Form – 8/12 winners had at least 1 previous run at York, 4/12 winners had at least 1 previous win at York
Previous Distance Form – 10/12 winners had at least 2 previous run over 10-11 furlongs, 10/12 winners had at least 1 previous win over 10-11 furlongs
Previous Flat Form – 9/12 winners had at least 7 previous flat runs, 10/12 winners had at least 3 previous flat wins
Rating – 10/12 winners had a rating of 110 or higher
Group Wins – 8/12 winners had at least 1 win in a group 1-3 race
Season Form – 4/12 winners had a run that season, 2/12 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 Middleton Stakes, 4/12 placed on their next run
3/12 winners ran in the Pretty Polly Stakes (Curragh) on their next run, 2 of the 3 won, 0 placed
4/12 winners ran in the Coronation Cup (Epsom) on their next run, 0 of the 4 won, 2 placed
Rest of Season Group 1’s – 12/12 winners ran in at least 1 Group 1 race that season
6/12 winners won at least 1 Group 1 race that season, 7/12 winners placed in at least 1 Group 1 race that season