West Yorkshire Hurdle

Grade – 2
Course – Wetherby
Race Type – Hurdle
Distance – 3 Miles (24F)
Ages – 4yo’s +
Weights – Handicap
Sponsor – Bet365

Grade 2

Recent Form and Trends

Trends

Age – 8 of the last 12 winners were aged between 6 and 8
Price – 2 of the last 12 winners were favourites/joint favourites, 7/12 winners were in the top 3 in the betting
Last Run – 3 of the last 12 winners won on their last run before the West Yorkshire Hurdle , 9/12 winners last ran 189 days or longer ago
Previous Course Form – 5/12 winners had at least 1 previous run at Wetherby, 4/12 winners had at least 1 previous wins at Wetherby
Previous Distance Form – 9/12 winners had at least 2 previous runs over 24 furlongs or longer, 7/12 had at least 1 previous win over 24 furlongs or longer
Previous Hurdle Form – 10/12 winners had at least 10 runs over hurdles, 11/12 winners had at least 3 wins over hurdles
Rating – 10/12 winners were rated 148 or higher
Graded Wins – 8/12 winners had at least 1 previous win in a grade 1-3 race
Season Form – 3/12 winners had at least 1 run that season, 2/12 winners had at least 1 win that season

Future Form

Trends

Next Run
0 of the last 12 winners won on their next run after the West Yorkshire Hurdle, 3/12 placed on their next run
4/12 winners ran in the Long Distance Hurdle (Newbury) on their next run, 0 of the 4 won, 1 placed
1/12 winners ran in the Long Walk Hurdle (Ascot) on their next run, 0 of the 1 won, 1 placed

Rest of The Season Runs
10 of the last 12 winners ran in at least 2 more races that season
5/12 won at least 1 more race that season, 7/12 placed in at least 1 more race that season

Cheltenham Festival Run That Season
4/12 winners ran in the Stayers Hurdle at the next Cheltenham Festival, 1 of the 4 won, 0 placed
2/12 winners ran in the Mares Hurdle at the next Cheltenham Festival, 0 of the 2 won, 1 placed