National Stakes

Group – 1
Course – Curragh
Race Type – Flat
Distance – 7 Furlongs (7F)
Ages – 2yo’s only
Weights – 9st 3lbs (3lbs allowance for fillies)
Sponsor – Goffs

Group 1

Recent Form and Trends

Trends

Age – Race is for 2yo’s only
Price – 7 of the 12 winners have been favourites, 12/12 winners were in the top 3 in the betting
Last Run – 10/12 winners won on their last run before the National Stakes, 10/12 winners had their last run within the last 71 days
2/12 winners ran in the Phoenix Stakes (Curragh) on their last run, 1 of the 2 won, 1 placed
3/12 winners ran in the Futurity Stakes (Curragh) on their last run, 3 of the 3 won, 0 placed
Previous Course Form – 9/12 winners had at least 1 previous run at the Curragh, 9/12 winners had at least 1 previous win at the Curragh
Previous Distance Form – 9/12 winners had at least 1 previous run over 7 furlongs, 9/12 winners had at least 1 previous win over 7 furlongs
Previous Flat Form – 10/12 winners had at least 2 previous flat runs, 12/12 winners had at least 1 previous flat win, 9/12 winners had at least 2 previous flat wins
Rating – 8/12 winners had a rating of 110 or higher
Group Wins – 9/12 winners had at least 1 win in a group 1-3 race
Season Form – 10/12 winners had at least 2 runs that season, 12/12 winners had at least 1 win that season, 9/12 winners had at least 2 wins that season

Future Form

Trends

Next Run
5 of the last 12 winners won on their next run after the National Stakes, 2/12 placed on their next run
5/12 winners ran in the Dewhurst Stakes (Newmarket) on their next run, 4 of the 5 won, 1 placed
2/12 winners ran in the Prix Jean-Luc (Longchamp) on their next run, 0 of the 2 won, 1 placed

2,000 Guineas Run
8/12 winners ran in the 2000 Guineas (Newmarket) next season, 3 of the 8 winners won, 1/8 placed