Date : Saturday 5th July 2017 at 3:00
Race : Gordon Stakes
Type : Flat – Group 3 (3yo)
Course : Goodwood
Distance : 1m 3f 218y
Going : Soft
Established in 1920 and named after the Duke of Gordon. This race is often viewed as a trial for the St.Leger.
In the last 13 runnings of this race;
6 favourites have won, 1 was joint favourite.
5 winners were top rated.
1 winner was unrated (in 2007).
2 winners had already won a race at the same level or better (including 2yo+3yo races).
1 winner had already won over the same distance.
2 winner had previously won at the course.
2 winners had already won on the going.
7/1 has been the highest winning SP.
1/2 has been the lowest winning SP.
|Performance of the last 10 Favourites (prior to this race)
|1 the other JF was 2nd
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 13 winners had an SP of 9/2 or lower.|
|1 : in 15 races this trend has been followed by 10 winners (67%)|
|1 : in 2 races over the distance, this trend has been followed by 2 winners (100%)|
|2: 11 of the previous 13 winners had finished in the first 4 places last time out.|
|2 : in 91 races this trend has been followed by 59 winners (65%)|
|2 : in 11 races over the distance, this trend has been followed by 8 winners (73%)
|In 21 Group 3 races analysed at Goodwood;|
|The winner followed all of the trends on 7 occasions (33%).|
|*as at August 4th 2017|
Final Declarations :
1. Crystal Ocean 6/4F
2. Khalidi 9/4
3. Mount Moriah 100/30