Ballybin Hurdle

Grade – 2
Course – Fairyhouse
Race Type – Hurdle
Distance – 2 Miles 4 Furlongs (20F)
Ages – 5yo’s +
Weights – 11st 5lbs (7lbs allowance for mares)
Sponsor – Rathbarry & Glenview Studs

Grade 2

Recent Form and Trends

* 2020 race was cancelled for health and safety reasons

Trends

Age – 8 of the last 11 winners were aged between 6 and 8
Price – 2 of the last 11 winners were favourites/joint favourites, 9/11 winners were in the top 3 in the betting
Last Run – 3 of the last 11 winners won on their last run before the Ballybin Hurdle , 8/11 winners ran within the last 58 days
2/11 winners ran in the Boyne Hurdle (Navan) on their last run, 2 of the 2 won
Previous Course Form – 9/11 winners had at least 1 previous runs at Fairyhouse, 5/11 winners had at least 1 previous win at Fairyhouse
Previous Distance Form – 10/11 winners had at least 3 previous runs over 19-21 furlongs, 8/11 had at least 1 previous win over 19-21 furlongs
Previous Hurdle Form – 11/11 winners had at least 5 previous runs over hurdles, 10/11 winners had at least 2 previous wins over hurdles
Rating – 9/11 winners were rated 144 or higher
Graded Wins – 7/11 winners had at least 1 previous win in a grade 1-3 race
Season Form – 11/11 winners had at least 3 runs that season, 6/11 winners had at least 2 wins that season

Future Form

Trends

Next Run
3 of the last 11 winners won on their next run after the Ballybin Hurdle, 1/11 placed on their next run

Rest of The Season Runs
5 of the last 11 winners ran in at least 1 more race that season
1/11 won at least 1 more race that season, 0/11 placed in at least 1 more race that season

Cheltenham Festival Run Next Season
3/9 winners ran in the Stayers Hurdle at the next Cheltenham Festival, 0 of the 3 won, 1 placed