Celebration Chase

Grade – 1
Course – Sandown
Race Type – Chase
Distance – 2 Miles 1/2 Furlong (16.5F)
Ages – 5yo’s +
Weights – 11st 7lbs (7lbs allowance for mares)
Sponsor – Bet365

Grade 1

Recent Form and Trends

* 2020 race was cancelled for health & safety reasons *

Trends

Age – 9 of the last 11 winners were aged between 7 and 9
Price – 7 of the last 11 winners were favourites, 9/11 winners were in the top 3 in the betting
Last Run – 7 of the last 11 winners won on their last run before the Celebration Chase , 10/11 winners ran within the last 49 days
6/11 winners ran in the Queen Mother Champion Chase (Cheltenham) on their last run, 4 of the 6 won, 1 placed
Previous Course Form – 11/11 winners had at least 1 previous run at Sandown, 7/11 winners had at least 1 previous win at Sandown
Previous Distance Form – 11/11 winners had at least 10 previous runs over 15-17 furlongs, 11/11 winners had at least 3 previous wins over 15-17 furlongs, 9/11 had at least 4 previous wins over 15-17 furlongs
Previous Chase Form – 8/11 winners had at least 8 previous chase runs, 10/11 winners had at least 3 previous chase wins, 8/11 winners had at least 4 previous chase wins
Rating – 9/11 winners were rated 162 or higher
Graded Wins – 11/11 winners had at least 1 previous win in a grade 1-3 race
Season Form – 10/11 winners had at least 3 runs that season, 11/11 winners had at least 1 win that season

Future Form

Trends

Next Run
3 of the last 11 winners won on their next run after the Celebration Chase, 2/11 placed on their next run
3/11 winners ran in the Game Spirit Chase (Newbury) on their next run, 1 of the 3 won, 1 placed
3/11 winners ran in the Tingle Creek Chase (Sandown) on their next run, 1 of the 3 won, 0 placed

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

Cheltenham Festival Run Next Season
7/11 winners ran in the Queen Mother Champion Chase at the next Cheltenham Festival, 3 of the 7 won, 1 placed