Glorious Stakes

Glorious GoodwoodDate : Friday 3rd August 2018 at 1:50
Race : Glorious Stakes
Type : Flat – Group 3 (4yo+)
Course : see url Goodwood
Distance : 1m 3f 218y
Going : Good to Firm

Established in 1979 and named after a horse called Alycidon a previous Goodwood Cup winner. In 1987 to the Alycidon Glorious Stakes and then again in 1989 to the Glorious Stakes. The race was upgraded to Group 3 status in 2008.

In the last 14 runnings of this race;
6 favourites have won.
3 winners were the top rated horse.
5 winners had already won a race at the same level or better.
9 winners had already won over the same distance.
7 winners had previously won at the course.
10 winners had already won on the going.
7/1 has been the highest winning SP.
Evens has been the lowest winning SP.

get link Performance of the last 10 Favourites (prior to this race)
buy atarax syrup Year 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008
Posn Won Won 2nd Won 5th 3rd 4th 4th 2nd Won
SP 7/4 5/2 15/8 11/10 5/2 9/4 9/4 5/4 7/2 100/30
Ran 6 7 7 7 6 7 10 8 9 12
 

There are 2 trends that I have found which are shown below with specific statistics* for Group 3 races that I have analysed…

1: 12 of the previous 14 winners had an SP in the top 3 of the betting.
1 : in 55 races this trend has been followed by 42 winners (76%)
1 : in 12 races over the distance, this trend has been followed by 9 winners (75%)
2: 13 of the previous 14 winners had an Official Rating of 105 or higher.
2 : in 184 races this trend has been followed by 149 winners (81%)
2 : in 22 races over the distance, this trend has been followed by 18 winners (82%)
In 26 Group 3 races analysed at Goodwood;
The winner followed all of the trends on 120 occasions (46%).
*as at August 2nd 2018

Final Declarations :

Richie’s Ratings;
Below are my ratings for all runners declared in this race. They are based on the trends as well as past performances of the horse. These are unproven and they are intended for guidance only.
1. Mirage Dancer 10.4063 2. Second Step 10.3298 3. Blakeney Point 6.5891

Good Luck !!

Result
1. Mirage Dancer 6/5F
2. Red Verdon 6/1
3. Second Step 7/2
7 ran