Noel Novices Chase

Grade – 2
Course – Ascot
Race Type – Chase
Distance – 2 Miles 5 Furlongs (21F)
Ages – 4yo’s +
Weights – 11st 0lbs (7lbs allowance for filles & mares)
Sponsor – Jacquart

Grade 2

Recent Form and Trends

Trends

Age – 9 of the last 10 winners were aged either 5 or 6
Price – 6 of the last 10 favourites/joint favourites have won, 10/10 winners were in the top 3 in the betting
Last Run – 8 of the last 10 winners won on their last run before the Noel Novices Chase, 8/10 winners ran within the last 39 days
Previous Course Form – 8/10 winners had at least 1 previous run at Ascot, 6/10 winners had at least 1 previous win at Ascot
Previous Distance Form – 8/10 winners had at least 3 previous runs over 19-21 furlongs, 9/10 had at least 1 previous win over 19-21 furlongs
Previous Chase Form – 9/10 winners had at least 1 previous chase run, 7/10 winners had at least 1 previous chase win
Rating – 6/10 winners were rated 142 or higher
Graded Wins – 5/10 winners had at least 1 previous win in a grade 1-3 race
Season Form – 5/10 winners had at least 2 runs that season, 7/10 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 Noel Novices Chase, 2/10 placed on their next run
2/10 winners ran in the Wayward Lad Novices Chase (Kempton) on their next run, 1 of the 2 won, 0 placed
2/10 winners ran in the Dipper Novices Chase (Cheltenham) on their next run, 1 of the 2 won, 1 placed
Cheltenham Festival Run That Season – 5/10 winners ran in the Marsh Novices Chase at the next Cheltenham Festival, 0 of the 5 won, 1 placed