Cleeve Hurdle

Grade – 2
Course – Cheltenham
Race Type – Hurdle
Distance – 3 Miles (24F)
Ages – 5yo’s +
Weights – 11st 0lbs (7lbs allowance for filles & mares)
Penalties – 4lbs for winners of a class 2 wfa hurdle or class 1 handicap hurdle, 8lbs for winners of a class 1 wfa hurdle (Penalties halved for wins achieved in Novices or Juvenile Hurdles)
Sponsor – Galliardhomes.com

Grade 2

Recent Form and Trends

Trends

Age – 7 of the last 12 winners were aged between 6-8
Price – 7 of the last 12 favourites have won, 8/12 winners were in the top 3 in the betting
Last Run – 8 of the last 12 winners won on their last run before the Cleeve Hurdle , 11/12 winners ran within the last 56 days
5/12 winners ran in the Long Walk Hurdle (Ascot) on their last run, 5 of the 5 won
Previous Course Form – 12/12 winners had at least 1 previous run at Cheltenham, 8/12 winners had at least 1 previous win at Cheltenham
Previous Distance Form – 12/12 winners had at least 1 previous run over 23-25 furlongs, 9/12 had at least 1 previous win over 23-25 furlongs
Previous Hurdle Form – 10/12 winners had at least 7 runs over hurdles, 12/12 winners had at least 3 wins over hurdles, 9/12 winners had at least 4 wins over hurdles
Rating – 10/12 winners were rated 156 or higher
Graded Wins – 10/12 winners had at least 1 previous win in a grade 1-2 race
Season Form – 11/12 winners had at least 2 runs that season, 10/12 winners had at least 1 win that season

Future Form

Trends

Next Run – 5 of the last 12 winners won on their next run after the Cleeve Hurdle, 5/12 placed on their next run
Cheltenham Festival Run That Season – 10/12 winners ran in the Stayers Hurdle at the next Cheltenham Festival, 5 of the 10 won, 3 placed