Hyde Novices Hurdle

Grade – 2
Course – Cheltenham
Race Type – Hurdle
Distance – 2 Miles 5 Furlongs (21F)
Ages – 4yo’s +
Weights – 11st 0lbs (7lbs allowance for filles & mares)
Penalties – 7lbs for winners of a class 1-3 hurdle, 4lbs for winners of a class 4 hurdle
Sponsor – Ballymore

Grade 2

Recent Form and Trends

Trends

Age – 9 of the last 12 winners were aged 5
Price – 3 of the last 12 favourites have won, 9/12 winners were in the top 3 in the betting
Last Run – 8 of the last 12 winners won on their last run before the Hyde Novices Hurdle , 11/12 finished in the top 2 on their last run, 12/12 winners ran within the last 36 days
Previous Course Form – 3/12 winners had at least 1 previous run at Cheltenham, 0/12 winners had at least 1 previous win at Newbury
Previous Distance Form – 8/12 winners had at least 1 previous run over 19-21 furlongs, 7/12 had at least 1 previous win over 19-21 furlongs
Previous Hurdle Form – 11/12 winners had at least 1 run over hurdles, 10/12 winners had at least 1 win over hurdles
Rating – 4/12 winners were rated 131 or higher (8/12 didn’t have a rating yet)
Graded Wins – 1/12 winners had at least 1 previous win in a grade 1-3 race
Season Form – 12/12 winners had at least 1 run that season, 11/12 winners had at least 1 win that season

Future Form

Trends

Next Run – 6 of the last 12 winners won on their next run after the Hyde Novices Hurdle, 1/12 placed on their next run
4/12 winners ran in the Challow Novices Hurdle (Newbury) on their next run, 2 of the 4 won, 0 placed
3/12 winners ran in the Bristol Novices Hurdle (Cheltenham) on their next run, 2 of the 3 won, 0 placed
2/12 winners ran in the Winter Novices Hurdle (Sandown) on their next run, 2 of the 2 won, 0 placed
Cheltenham Festival Run That Season – 4/12 winners ran in the Ballymore Novices Hurdle at the next Cheltenham Festival, 0 of the 4 won, 2 placed
3/12 winners ran in the Spa Novices Hurdle at the next Cheltenham Festival, 0 of the 3 won, 0 placed