Many Clouds Chase

Grade – 2
Course – Aintree
Race Type – Steeplechase
Distance – 3 Miles 1 Furlong (25F)
Ages – 4yo’s +
Weights – 10st 6lbs (4yos), 11st 0lbs (5yo+), 7lbs allowance for fillies & mares
Penalties – 6lbs for Group 1/2 winners, 4lbs for Listed/Group 3 winners
Sponsor – VirginBet

Grade 2

Recent Form and Trends

Trends

Age – 7 of the last 9 winners were aged 7 or older
Price – 6 of the last 9 favourites/joint favourites have won, 9/9 winners were in the top 3 in the betting
Last Run – 2 of the last 9 winners won on their last run before the Many Clouds Chase , 5/9 winners ran within the last 35 days
4/9 winners ran in the Charlie Hall Chase (Wetherby) on their last run, 1 of the 4 won, 1 placed
Previous Course Form – 8/9 winners had at least 1 previous run at Aintree, 5/9 winners had at least 1 previous win at Aintree
Previous Distance Form – 7/9 winners had at least 5 previous runs over 24 furlongs or further, 7/9 had at least 2 previous wins over 24 furlongs or further
Previous Chase Form – 8/9 winners had at least 6 previous chase runs, 8/9 winners had at least 3 previous chase wins
Rating – 8/9 winners were rated 150 or higher
Graded Wins – 9/9 winners had at least 1 previous win in a grade 1-3 race
Season Form – 5/9 winners had at least 1 run that season, 2/9 winners had a win that season

Future Form

Trends

Next Run – 3 of the last 8 winners won on their next run after the Many Clouds Chase, 2/8 placed on their next run
3/8 winners ran in the Cotswold Chase (Cheltenham) on their next run, 2 of the 3 won, 0 placed
3/8 winners ran in the Lexus Chase (Leopardstown) on their next run, 1 of the 3 won, 1 placed
Cheltenham Festival Run That Season – 5/8 winners ran in the Gold Cup at the next Cheltenham Festival, 0 of the 5 won, 1 placed