Yorkshire Cup

Group – 2
Course – York
Race Type – Flat
Distance – 1 Miles 6 Furlongs (14 Furlongs)
Ages – 4yo+
Weights – 9st 1lbs (3lb allowance for fillies)
Penalties – 5lbs for Group 1 winners (Since 31st August last season)
Sponsor – Paddy Power

Group 2

Recent Form and Trends

* 2020 race was cancelled for health and safety reasons

Trends

Age – 9 of the last 11 winners were aged between 4 and 6
Price – 5 of the last 11 winners were favourites, 10/11 winners were in the top 3 in the betting
Last Run – 2 of the last 11 winners won on their last run before the Yorkshire Cup, 7/11 winners had their last run over 202 days ago
3/11 winners ran in the Long Distance Cup (Ascot) on their last run, 1 of the 3 won, 2 placed
Previous Course Form – 6/11 winners had at least 1 previous run at York, 3/11 winners had at least 1 previous win at York
Previous Distance Form – 9/11 winners had at least 1 previous run over 14 furlongs, 7/11 winners had at least 1 previous win over 14 furlongs
Previous Flat Form – 11/11 winners had at least 9 previous flat runs, 10/11 winners had at least 4 previous flat wins
Rating – 10/11 winners had a rating of 110 or higher
Group Wins – 11/11 winners had at least 1 win in a group 1-3 race
Season Form – 4/11 winners had at least 1 run that season, 1/11 winners had a previous win that season

Future Form

Trends

Next Run
4 of the last 11 winners won on their next run after the Yorkshire Cup, 2/11 placed on their next run
6/11 winners ran in the Gold Cup (Ascot) on their next run, 2 of the 6 won, 1 placed

Rest of Season Run’s
10/11 winners ran in at least 3 more races that season
5/11 winners won at least 1 more race that season, 6/11 winners placed in at least 1 more race that season

Lonsdale Cup Run
7/11 winners ran in the Lonsdale Cup (York) that season, 2 of the 7 won, 3 placed