Racing Post Novice Chase

Grade – 1
Course – Leopardstown
Race Type – Steeplechase
Distance – 2 Miles 1 Furlong (17F)
Ages – 4yo’s +
Weights
Sponsor – Racing Post

Grade 1

Recent Form and Trends

Trends

Age – 9 of the last 12 winners were aged 5 or 6
Price – 5 of the last 12 favourites/joint favourites have won, 11/12 winners were in the top 3 in the betting
Last Run – 8 of the last 12 winners won on their last run before the Racing Post Novice Chase , 11/12 winners ran within the last 41 days
3/12 winners ran in the Drinmore Novice Chase (Fairyhouse) on their last run, 1 of the 3 won, 2 placed
3/12 winners ran in the Craddockstown Novice Chase (Punchestown) on their last run, 2 of the 3 won, 1 placed
Previous Course Form – 7/12 winners had at least 1 previous run at Leopardstown, 3/12 winners had at least 1 previous win at Leopardstown
Previous Distance Form – 10/12 winners had at least 5 previous runs over 15-17 furlongs, 11/12 had at least 2 previous wins over 15-17 furlongs
Previous Hurdle Form – 11/12 winners had at least 5 previous runs over hurdles, 9/12 winners had at least 2 previous wins over hurdles
Previous Chase Form – 8/12 winners had at least 2 previous chase runs, 12/12 winners had at least 1 previous chase win
Rating – 4/12 winners were rated 148 or higher
Graded Wins – 9/12 winners had at least 1 previous win in a grade 1-3 race
Season Form – 12/12 winners had at least 1 run that season, 7/12 winners had at least 2 runs that season, 12/12 winners had a win that season

Future Form

Trends

Next Run
7 of the last 12 winners won on their next run after the Racing Post Novice Chase, 1/12 placed on their next run
10/12 winners ran in the Arkle Novice Chase (Leopardstown) on their next run, 5 of the 10 won, 1 placed

Cheltenham Festival Run That Season
9/12 winners ran in the Arkle Chase at the next Cheltenham Festival, 3 of the 9 won, 1 placed