Betfair Chase (Lancashire Chase)

Grade – 1
Course – Haydock
Race Type – Steeplechase
Distance – 3 Miles 1 1/2 Furlongs (25.5F)
Ages – 5yo +
Weights – 11st 7lbs (7lb allowance for mares)
Sponsor – Betfair

Grade 1

Recent Form and Trends

Trends

Age – 9 of the last 12 winners were aged between 6 and 9
Price – 5 of the last 12 winners were favourites, 10/12 winners were in the top 3 in the betting
Last Run – 4/12 winners won on their last run before the Betfair Chase, 8/12 winners had their last run within the last 27 days
6/12 winners ran in the Charlie Hall Chase (Wetherby) on their last run
Previous Distance Form – 10/12 winners had at least 3 previous runs over 23-25 furlongs, 9/12 winners had at least 2 wins over 23-25 furlongs
Previous Chase Form – 11/12 winners had at least 11 previous chase runs, 11/12 winners had at least 4 wins previous chase wins
Rating – 10/12 winners had a rating of 167 or higher
Grade 1 Wins – 10/12 winners had at least 1 win in a Grade 1 race,
Season Form – 8/12 winners had at least 1 run that season, 4/12 winners had at least 1 win that season

Future Form

Trends

Next Run – 6 of the last 12 winners won on their next run after the Betfair Chase, 3/12 placed on their next run
9/12 winners ran in the King George VI Chase (Kempton) on their next run, 5 of the 9 won, 2 placed
Cheltenham Run That Season – 10/12 winners ran in the Cheltenham Gold Cup that season, 0 of the 10 won, 2 placed