Prestige Novices Hurdle

Grade – 2
Course – Haydock
Race Type – Hurdle
Distance – 2 Miles 7 Furlongs (23F)
Ages – 5yo’s +
Weights – 11st 0lbs (7lbs allowance for filles & mares)
Sponsor – Albert Bartlett

Grade 2

Recent Form and Trends

Trends

Age – 10 of the last 12 winners were aged 6
Price – 5 of the last 12 favourites/joint favourites have won, 10/12 winners were in the top 3 in the betting
Last Run – 10 of the last 12 winners won on their last run before the Prestige Novices Hurdle , 10/12 winners ran within the last 44 days
Previous Course Form – 2/12 winners had at least 1 previous run at Haydock, 1/12 winners had at least 1 previous win at Haydock
Previous Distance Form – 11/12 winners had at least 1 previous run over 23-25 furlongs, 9/12 had at least 1 previous win over 23-25 furlongs
Previous Hurdle Form – 11/12 winners had at least 2 runs over hurdles, 11/12 winners had at least 1 win over hurdles, 8/12 winners had at least 2 wins over hurdles
Rating – 10/12 winners were rated 130 or higher
Graded Wins – 0/12 winners had at least 1 previous win in a grade 1-3 race
Season Form – 9/12 winners had at least 3 runs that season, 8/12 winners had at least 2 wins that season

Future Form

Trends

Next Run
2 of the last 12 winners won on their next run after the Prestige Novices Hurdle, 0/12 placed on their next run

Cheltenham Festival Run That Season
7/12 winners ran in the Spa Novices Hurdle at the next Cheltenham Festival, 1 of the 7 won, 0 placed