PWC Champion Chase

Grade – 2
Course – Gowran Park
Race Type – Steeplechase
Distance – 2 Miles 4 Furlongs (20F)
Ages – 5yo’s +
Weights
Sponsor – PWC

Grade 2

Recent Form and Trends

Trends

Age – 8 of the last 12 winners were aged between 7 and 9
Price – 5 of the last 12 favourites/joint favourites have won, 8/12 winners were in the top 3 in the betting
Last Run – 5 of the last 12 winners won on their last run before the PWC Champion Chase , 6/12 winners ran 109 days or longer ago
4/12 winners ran in the Champion Chase (Punchestown) on their last run, 2 of the 4 won, 2 placed
Previous Course Form – 8/12 winners had at least 1 previous run at Gowran Park, 5/12 winners had at least 1 previous win at Gowran Park
Previous Distance Form – 9/12 winners had at least 5 previous runs over 19-21 furlongs, 12/12 winners had at least 1 previous win over 19-21 furlongs, 9/12 winners had at least 2 previous wins over 19-21 furlongs
Previous Chase Form – 10/12 winners had at least 8 previous chase runs, 9/12 winners had at least 3 previous chase wins
Rating – 10/12 winners were rated 145 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, 5/12 winners had a win that season

Future Form

Trends

Next Run
2 of the last 12 winners won on their next run after the PWC Champion Chase, 4/12 placed on their next run
4/12 winners ran in the Champion Chase (Down Royal) on their next run, 0 of the 4 won, 3 placed
3/12 winners ran in the Clonmel Oil Chase (Clonmel) on their next run, 1 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
8/12 won at least 1 more race that season, 6/12 placed in at least 1 more race that season

Cheltenham Festival Run That Season
4/12 winners ran in the Queen Mother Champion Chase at the next Cheltenham Festival, 0 of the 4 won, 2 placed