Leamington Novices Hurdle

Grade – 2
Course – Warwick
Race Type – Hurdle
Distance – 2 Miles 5 Furlongs (21F)
Ages – 5yo’s +
Weights – 11st 0lbs (7lbs allowance for filles & mares)
Sponsor – Ballymore

Grade 2

Recent Form and Trends

Trends

Age – 10 of the last 10 winners were aged either 5 or 6
Price – 3 of the last 10 favourites have won, 9/10 winners were in the top 3 in the betting
Last Run – 7 of the last 10 winners won on their last run before the Leamington Novices Hurdle , 9/10 winners ran within the last 42 days
Previous Course Form – 4/10 winners had at least 1 previous run at Warwick, 2/10 winners had at least 1 previous win at Warwick
Previous Distance Form – 10/10 winners had at least 1 previous run over 19-21 furlongs, 9/10 had at least 1 previous wins over 19-21 furlongs
Previous Hurdle Form – 9/10 winners had at least 2 runs over hurdles, 10/10 winners had at least 1 win over hurdles, 4/10 winners had at least 2 wins over hurdles
Rating – 7/10 winners were rated 127 or higher
Graded Wins – 1/10 winners had at least 1 previous win in a grade 1-3 race
Season Form – 9/10 winners had at least 2 runs that season, 10/10 winners had at least 1 win that season

Future Form

Trends

Next Run – 2 of the last 10 winners won on their next run after the Leamington Novices Hurdle, 5/10 placed on their next run
Cheltenham Festival Run That Season – 5/10 winners ran in the Ballymore Novices Hurdle at the next Cheltenham Festival, 2 of the 5 won, 0 placed
4/10 winners ran in the Spa Novices Hurdle at the next Cheltenham Festival, 0 of the 4 won, 2 placed