Buck House Novice Chase

Grade – 3
Course – Punchestown
Race Type – Steeplechase
Distance – 2 Miles 2 Furlongs (18F)
Ages – 4yo’s +
Weights
Sponsor – Idealgraphix.ie Branding

Grade 3

Recent Form and Trends

Trends

Age – 10 of the last 12 winners were aged 6 or 7
Price – 7 of the last 12 favourites/joint favourites have won, 11/12 winners were in the top 3 in the betting
Last Run – 10 of the last 12 winners won on their last run before the Buck House Novice Chase, 11/12 winners ran within the last 38 days
Previous Course Form – 11/12 winners had at least 1 previous run at Punchestown, 4/12 winners had at least 1 previous win at Punchestown
Previous Distance Form – 11/12 winners had at least 6 previous runs over 16-18 furlongs, 12/12 had at least 2 previous wins over 16-18 furlongs, 9/12 had at least 3 previous wins over 16-18 furlongs
Previous Chase Form – 12/12 winners had at least 1 previous chase run, 9/12 winners had at least 2 previous chase runs, 12/12 winners had at least 1 previous chase win
Rating – 6/12 winners were rated 124 or higher (6/12 winners didn’t have a chase rating yet)
Graded Wins – 8/12 winners had at least 1 previous win in a grade 1-3 race
Season Form – 12/12 winners had at least 1 run that season, 12/12 winners had a win that season

Future Form

Trends

Next Run
3 of the last 12 winners won on their next run after the Buck House Novice Chase, 1/12 placed on their next run
4/12 winners ran in the Craddockstown Novice Chase (Punchestown) on their next run, 1 of the 4 won, 1 placed
3/12 winners ran in the November Novices Chase (Cheltenham) on their next run, 0 of the 3 won, 0 placed

Rest of The Season Runs
10 of the last 12 winners ran in at least 3 more races that season
5/12 won at least 1 more race that season, 8/12 placed in at least 1 more race that season

Cheltenham Festival Run That Season
4/12 winners ran in the Arkle Novice Chase at the next Cheltenham Festival, 1 of the 4 won, 1 placed
2/12 winners ran in the Grand Annual at the next Cheltenham Festival, 0 of the 2 won, 0 placed