Gold Cup Novice Chase

Grade – 1
Course – Fairyhouse
Race Type – Steeplechase
Distance – 2 Miles 4 Furlongs (20F)
Ages – 5yo’s +
Weights
Sponsor – Ryanair

Grade 1

Recent Form and Trends

Trends

Age – 10 of the last 12 winners were aged between 6 and 8
Price – 1 of the last 12 favourites/joint favourites have won, 7/12 winners were in the top 3 in the betting
Last Run – 7 of the last 12 winners won on their last run before the Gold Cup Novice Chase , 11/12 winners ran within the last 49 days
Previous Course Form – 6/12 winners had at least 1 previous run at Fairyhouse, 1/12 winners had at least 1 previous win at Fairyhouse
Previous Distance Form – 10/12 winners had at least 3 previous runs over 19-21 furlongs, 12/12 had at least 1 previous win over 19-21 furlongs, 7/12 winners had at least 2 previous wins over 19-21 furlongs
Previous Hurdle Form – 10/12 winners had at least 5 previous runs over hurdles, 9/12 winners had at least 2 previous wins over hurdles
Previous Chase Form – 11/12 winners had at least 3 previous chase runs, 12/12 winners had at least 1 previous chase win, 7/12 winners had at least 2 previous chase wins
Rating – 10/12 winners were rated 141 or higher
Graded Wins – 9/12 winners had at least 1 previous win in a grade 1-3 race
Season Form – 11/12 winners had at least 4 runs that season, 8/12 winners had at least 2 wins that season

Future Form

Trends

Next Run – 4 of the last 12 winners won on their next run after the Gold Cup Novice Chase, 1/12 placed on their next run
3/12 winners ran in the Ryanair Novice Chase (Punchestown) on their next run, 0 of the 3 won, 1 placed
2/12 winners ran in the Champion Novice Chase (Punchestown) on their next run, 0 of the 2 won, 0 placed
Cheltenham Festival Run Next Season – 2/12 winners ran in the Gold Cup at the next Cheltenham Festival, 1 of the 2 won, 0 placed