Elite Hurdle

Grade – 2
Course – Wincanton
Race Type – Hurdle
Distance – 2 Miles (16F)
Ages – 4yo’s +
Sponsor – Unibet

Grade 2

Recent Form and Trends

Trends

Age – 8 of the last 12 winners were aged between 5 and 7
Price – 5 of the last 12 winners were favourites/joint favourites, 10/12 winners were in the top 3 in the betting
Last Run – 7 of the last 12 winners won on their last run before the Elite Hurdle , 6/12 winners ran 100 days or longer ago
2/12 winners ran in the Aintree Hurdle (Aintree) on their last run, 0 of the 2 won, 0 placed
Previous Course Form – 5/12 winners had at least 1 previous run at Wincanton, 4/12 winners had at least 1 previous win at Wincanton
Previous Distance Form – 10/12 winners had at least 6 previous runs over 15-17 furlongs, 11/12 had at least 4 previous wins over 15-17 furlongs
Previous Hurdle Form – 10/12 winners had at least 6 runs over hurdles, 11/12 winners had at least 3 wins over hurdles
Rating – 11/12 winners were rated 146 or higher
Graded Wins – 10/12 winners had at least 1 previous win in a grade 1-3 race
Season Form – 7/12 winners had at least 1 run that season, 6/12 winners had at least 1 win that season

Future Form

Trends

Next Run
2 of the last 12 winners won on their next run after the Elite Hurdle, 2/12 placed on their next run
6/12 winners ran in the Fighting Fifth Hurdle (Newcastle) on their next run, 0 of the 6 won, 1 placed
2/12 winners ran in the Greatwood Hurdle (Cheltenham) on their next run, 0 of the 2 won, 0 placed
2/12 winners ran in the Christmas Hurdle (Kempton) on their next run, 0 of the 2 won, 1 placed

Rest of The Season Runs
9 of the last 12 winners ran in at least 3 more races that season
6/12 won at least 1 more race that season, 6/12 placed in at least 1 more race that season

Cheltenham Festival Run That Season
6/12 winners ran in the Champion Hurdle at the next Cheltenham Festival, 0 of the 6 won, 0 placed