Princess of Wales’s Stakes

Group – 2
Course – Newmarket (July Course)
Race Type – Flat
Distance – 1 Mile 4 Furlongs (12F)
Ages – 3yo +
Weights – 8st 3lbs (3yo), 9st 2lbs (4yo+), 3lbs allowance for fillies & mares
Penalties – 5lbs for Group 1 winners, 3lbs for Group 2 winners (Since 1st November last year)
Sponsor – Tattersalls

Group 2

Recent Form and Trends

Trends

Age – 10 of the last 12 winners were aged 4 or 5
Price – 1 of the last 12 winners were favourites, 4/12 winners were in the top 3 in the betting
Last Run – 0/12 winners won on their last run before the Princess of Wales’s Stakes, 9/12 winners had their last run within the last 40 days
5/12 winners ran in the Hardwicke Stakes (Ascot) on their last run
Previous Course Form – 12/12 winners had at least 1 previous run at Newmarket , 7/12 winners had at least 1 previous win at Newmarket
Previous Distance Form – 9/12 winners had at least 3 previous runs over 12 furlongs, 9/12 winners had at least 1 previous win over 12 furlongs
Previous Flat Form – 10/12 winners had at least 10 previous flat runs, 10/12 winners had at least 3 previous flat wins
Rating – 10/12 winners had a rating of 109 or higher
Group 1 Wins – 9/12 winners had at least 1 previous Group 1-3 win
Season Form – 11/12 winners had at least 2 previous runs that season, 6/12 winners had at least 1 previous win that season

Future Form

Trends

Next Run – 7 of the last 12 winners won on their next run after the Princess of Wales’s Stakes, 1/12 placed on their next run
3/12 winners ran in the Goodwood Cup (Goodwood) on their next run, 3 of the 3 won
2/12 winners ran in the King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes on their next run, 0 of the 2 won, 0 placed
2/12 winners ran in the Preis Von Berlin (Hoppegarten) on their next run, 1 of the 2 won, 1 placed
Rest of Season Runs – 11/12 winners ran in at least 2 more races that season
7/12 winners won at least 1 more race that season, 3/12 winners placed in at least 1 more race that season