With Royal Ascot just one week away, it is always worth looking through all the trends and statistics that are at your disposal in order to find that extra edge when making your picks.

Here are just a few to aid your punting.

 

Royal Ascot 1

Royal Ascot 2

 

Overseas-trained winners at Royal Ascot

*record number of overseas-trained winners at a single Royal Ascot meeting is 14, achieved in both 2015 and 2016.

Royal Ascot 3

 

Trends

Queen Anne Stakes

Age: 6 of the last 10 winners have been aged 4.
Price: 5 of the last 10 winners have been favourites, 10/10 winners came from the top 3 in the betting.
Last Run: 6/10 winners won on their previous run before the Queen Anne Stakes, 9/10 winners ran within the last 30 days.

 

Coventry Stakes

Age:  Race is for 2-y-o’s only.
Price:  6 of the last 10 winners have been favourites/joint favourites, 8/10 winners came from the top 3 in the betting.
Last Run: 10/10 winners won on their previous run, 10/10 winners ran within the last month.

King’s Stand Stakes

Age:  6 of the last 10 winners were aged 5-7
Price: 1 of the last 10 winners has been the favourite, 7/10 winners came from the top 3 in the betting.
Last Run: 7/10 winners won on their last run before the Kings Stand Stakes, 10/10 winners at least placed on their last run, 9/10 winners had their last run within 66 days.

 

St James’s Palace Stakes

Age: Race is for 3-y-o’s only.
Price: 7 of the last 10 winners have been favourites/joint favourites, 9/10 winners have come from the top 3 in the betting.
Last Run – 7/10 winners won on their last run before the St James’s Palace Stakes, 9/10 winners had their last run within the last 24 days.

 

Jersey Stakes

Age: Race is for 3-yo-’s only.
Price: 3 of the last 10 winners were favourites/joint favourites, 6/10 winners came from the top 3 in the betting.
Last Run: 3/10 winners won on their last run before the Jersey Stakes, 6/10 placed on their last run, 10/10 winners had their last run within the last 46 days.

 

Queen Mary Stakes

Age: Race is for 2-y-o’s only.
Price: 4 of the last 10 winners were favourites/joint favourites, 7/10 winners came from the top 3 in the betting.
Last Run: 9/10 winners won on their last run before the Queen Mary Stakes, 3/10 placed on their last run, 10/10 winners had their last run within the last 40 days.

 

Duke Of Cambridge Stakes

Age: 10 of the last 10 winners were aged 4.
Price: 3 of the last 10 winners were favourites/joint favourites, 8/10 winners came from the top 3 in the betting.
Last Run: 4/10 winners won on their last run before the Duke of Cambridge Stakes, 7/10 winners placed on their last run.

Prince Of Wales’s Stakes

Age: 10 of the last 10 winners were aged 4 or 5.
Price: 3/10 winners have been favourites, 9/10 winners came from the top 3 in the betting.
Last Run: 7/10 winners won on their last run, 10/10 winners at least placed on their last run.

 

Norfolk Stakes

Age:  Race is for 2-y-o’s only.
Price: 1 of the last 10 winners was favourites, 6/10 winners came from the top 3 in the betting.
Last Run: 8/10 winners won on their last run before the Norfolk Stakes, 10/10 winners had their last run within the last 34 days.

 

Hampton Court Stakes

Age: Race is for 3-y-o’s only.
Price: 4 of the last 10 winners were favourites, 7/10 winners came from the top 3 in the betting.
Last Run: 7/10 winners won on their last run before the Hampton Court Stakes, 8/10 winners had their last run within the last 36 days.

 

Ribblesdale Stakes

Age: Race is for 3-y-o’s only.
Price:  4 of the last 10 winners have been favourites/joint favourites, 8/10 winners came from the top 3 in the betting.
Last Run: 6/10 winners won on their last run before the Ribblesdale Stakes, 9/10 winners had their last run within the last 48 days.

Ascot Gold Cup

Age: 8 of the last 10 winners were aged 4-6.
Price: 5/10 winners have been favourites, 6/10 winners came from the top 3 in the betting.
Last Run: 8/10 winners won on their last run before Ascot, 8/10 winners had their last run within 53 days.

 

Albany Stakes

Age: Race is for 2-y-o’s only.
Price: 3 of the last 10 winners were favourites, 4/10 came from the top 3 in the betting.
Last Run: 7/10 winners won on their last run before the Albany Stakes, 3/10 winners placed on their last run, 8/10 winners had their last run within the last 30 days.

 

King Edward VII Stakes

Age: Race is for 3-y-o’s only.
Price: 1 of the last 10 winners was the favourite, 6/10 winners came from the top 3 in the betting.
Last Run: 3/10 winners won on their last run before the King Edward VII Stakes, 8/10 winners had their last run within the last 48 days.

Commonwealth Cup

There are not many trends for this race as it has only been going since 2015. The favourite has obliged twice out of the three runnings.

 

Coronation Stakes

Age: Race is for 3-y-o’s only.
Price: 4 of the last 10 winners were favourites/joint favourites, 6/10 winners came from the top 3 in the betting.
Last Run: 4/10 winners won on their last run, 10/10 winners had their last run within the last 47 days.

 

Hardwicke Stakes

Age: 10 of the last 10 winners were aged 4.
Price: 5 of the last 10 winners were favourites, 7/10 winners came from the top 3 in the betting.
Last Run: 6/10 winners won on their last run before the Hardwicke Stakes, 4/10 placed on their last run, 10/10 winners had their last run within the last 50 days.

Diamond Jubilee Stakes

Age: 10 of the last 10 winners were aged 3-5.
Price: 3 of the last 10 winners were favourites/joint favourites, 5/10 winners came from the top 3 in the better.
Last Run: 2/10 winners won last time out, 9/10 winners had their last run within the last 50 days.

About the Author
By
Steve Mullington

Steven is a sports and horseracing enthusiast and is a member of the Horseracing Writers and Photographers Association (HWPA) in the United Kingdom.


He writes for a number of websites and online publications and you can sometimes hear him at the weekend discussing racing on a number of local radio stations. 

Related Content
Spotlight On The 2018 Great St. Wilfrid Handicap

Spotlight On The Great St. Wilfrid Handicap

Spotlight On The 2018 Shergar Cup

2018 Shergar Cup Preview

888sport's Guide To Glorious Goodwood 2018

888sport's Guide To Glorious Goodwood 2018

Spotlight on the 2018 King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes

Spotlight on the 2018 King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes

Horse Racing Betting: Ante Post View Ahead Of July And August

Horse Racing Betting: Ante Post View Ahead Of July And August