Kingwell Hurdle

Grade – 2
Course – Wincanton
Race Type – Hurdle
Distance – 1 Mile 7 1/2 Furlongs (15.5F)
Ages – 4yo’s +
Weights – 11st 2lbs
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 – Matchbook

Grade 2

Recent Form and Trends

*2020 race was run at Kempton

Trends

Age – 10 of the last 12 winners were aged between 5 and 7
Price – 6 of the last 12 winners were favourites, 12/12 winners were in the top 3 in the betting
Last Run – 6 of the last 12 winners won on their last run before the Kingwell Hurdle, 10/12 winners ran within the last 56 days
3/11 winners ran in the Christmas Hurdle (Kempton) on their last run, 2 of the 3 won, 0 placed
Previous Course Form – 6/12 winners had at least 1 previous run at Wincanton, 5/12 winners had at least 1 previous win at Wincanton
Previous Distance Form – 12/12 winners had at least 5 previous runs over 15-17 furlongs, 10/12 winners had at least 6 previous runs over 15-17 furlongs, 11/12 had at least 3 previous wins 15-17 furlongs
Previous Hurdle Form – 12/12 winners had at least 5 previous runs over hurdles, 10/12 winners had at least 6 previous runs over hurdles, 11/12 had at least 3 previous wins over hurdles
Rating – 10/12 winners were rated 150 or higher
Graded Wins – 6/12 winners had at least 1 previous win in a grade 1-3 race
Season Form – 12/12 winners had at least 2 runs that season, 11/12 winners had at least 1 win that season

Future Form

Trends

Next Run
1 of the last 11 winners won on their next run after the Kingwell Hurdle, 0/11 placed on their next run

Rest of The Season Runs
10 of the last 11 winners ran in at least more race that season
2/11 won at least 1 more race that season, 0/11 placed in at least 1 more race that season

Cheltenham Festival Run That Season
7/11 winners ran in the Champion Hurdle at the next Cheltenham Festival, 0 of the 7 won, 0 placed