2022 Abernant Stakes Preview
First introduced back in 1969 the Abernant Stakes is named after the sprinter Abernant who was successful in the 40s & 50s. The race is a Group 3 open to three-year-old or older runners and is run over a straight six furlongs. There is a 3lb allowance for fillies and mares whilst penalties for G1 (7lb), G2 (5lbs), G3 (3lbs) winners in the past eight months.
Dick Hern's Boldboy won this race four times between 1974 & 1978, a feat no other runner has achieved. The race can be a springboard to the Palace House Stakes or Duke of York Stakes for those who finish well. For racing tips on this race and all of the others at the Craven Meeting be sure to head over to the Newmarket Tips page.
The runner which holds the record over past 20 renewals for the slowest time in the race was set in the 2016 renewal when Magical Memory from Charles Hills who under the guidance of Frankie Dettori, won in a time of 1:14.84, whilst at the other end of the spectrum, Oxted, trained by Roger Teal and ridden by Cieren Fallon set the quickest time of 1:09.39 in the 2020 renewal.
These are the top three quickest run Abernant Stakes over the last 20 renewals:
- 2020 - Oxted (1:09.39)
- 2007 - Asset (1:09.64)
- 2013 - Tickled Pink (1:09.88)
How competitive is the Abernant Stakes market? When looking at the over-rounds for the last 20 renewals, the most competitive market was in 2003 when the race had an over-round of 107%. The race in 2008 was a race which was most in the bookie's favour with an over-round of 131%, whilst on average over the last 20 renewals of the Abernant Stakes, the over-round has been 116% which means the bookie expects to pay out £100 for every £116 which is bet.
Looking at the future form, is the winner worth following next time out? From the past 20 if you had followed the winner of the Abernant Stakes next time out then you would have back a total of 6 winners. Backing all 19 runners who have been out since to win at SP next time out, would have returned an LSP of +13.63. Remember to bookmark the racing tips page so you can get easy access to the OLBG racing picks on a daily basis.
Abernant Stakes Past Ten Winners
Here are the past 10 winners of the Abernant Stakes. Each row details the year of the race, the horse which won along with the age & weight of the horse. Also detailed is the stall which the horse came from and also the total number of runners in the race. The trainer of the horse at the time of winning the Abernant Stakes as well as the jockey is also displayed along with the starting price the horse was sent off.
7yo 9-7 (2 of 7) 7/1
4yo 9-4 (1 of 7) 7/2
7yo 9-7 (7 of 8) 66/1
6yo 9-7 (6 of 8) 9/2
5yo 9-6 (4 of 6) 1/1F
4yo 9-6 (8 of 11) 3/1F
4yo 9-6 (6 of 11) 9/2
5yo 9-6 (6 of 8) 11/4
4yo 9-3 (3 of 9) 8/1
Sir Henry Cecil
4yo 9-5 (3 of 10) 4/1
Where have the winning runners come from?
Here are the countries where the winning trainers of the Abernant Stakes have been based:
- GB: 20 winners with an additional 36 placings from 192 runners
- IRE: 0 winners with an additional 0 placings from 4 runners
- AUS: 0 winners with an additional 0 placings from 3 runners
- QA: 0 winners with an additional 0 placings from 1 runner
- FR: 0 winners with an additional 0 placings from 1 runner
Abernant Stakes Trainer Statistics
The leading trainer in the Abernant Stakes over the last 20 renewals is Kevin Ryan who has won the race 4 times. Those 4 winners came from Hamza (2014), Astaire (2015), Brando (2017) & Brando (2018).
Here are some of the top Abernant Stakes trainer statistics over the last 20 renewals (R = Runners, W = Winners, P = Places including winners, Win LSP is based on 1pt Win and EW LSP is based on 0.5pt Win & 0.5pt Place):
|Sir Michael Stoute||3-1-1||+0.50||-0.50|
Abernant Stakes Jockey Statistics
The leading jockey in the Abernant Stakes over the last 20 renewals is Jamie Spencer who has won the race 3 times. Those 3 winners came from Zidane (2008), Hamza (2014) & Astaire (2015). The only other jockey to have recorded multiple wins in the Abernant Stakes is Tom Eaves (2 wins). There is one jockey who has not had the best of times in the Abernant Stakes, Ryan Moore has had a total of 14 rides to the race without recording any wins.
Here are some of the top Abernant Stakes jockey statistics over the last 20 renewals (R = Rides, W = Winners, P = Places including winners, Win LSP is based on 1pt Win and EW LSP is based on 0.5pt Win & 0.5pt Place):
2022 Abernant Stakes Trends
Favourites finishing positions (oldest to latest): ,2,6,1,8,2,1,7,2,1,10,9,3,3,3,1,1,6,3,5,2
The percentage shown is the percentage of the total number of runners who fell under that factor. High percentages are less appealing than lower ones as you would expect them to do well.
- 20 / 20 (78%) - Within first 8 of market
- 20 / 20 (79%) - Not drawn in 2 or 10+
- 20 / 20 (83%) - 4-24 starts in non-handicaps
- 20 / 20 (86%) - Never off bigger than 66/1
- 20 / 20 (88%) - Fewer than 7 placings on ground
- 19 / 20 (66%) - No bigger than 14/1
- 19 / 20 (74%) - Beaten no more 6½l (LTO)
- 19 / 20 (82%) - Beaten no more 9l (Debut)
- 19 / 20 (87%) - Fewer than 3 starts (90 days)
- 19 / 20 (87%) - Held an OR of 100+
- 19 / 20 (88%) - Aged between 4yo & 7yo
- 19 / 20 (88%) - 2+ Starts (Going)
- 18 / 20 (74%) - Fewer than 30 career starts
- 18 / 20 (77%) - Fewer than 11 starts (1 Year)
- 18 / 20 (82%) - Ran on Turf (LTO)
- 18 / 20 (83%) - Previously placed in a Class 1
- 17 / 20 (67%) - 1-14 Starts (Trip)
- 17 / 20 (80%) - Between 1-7 career wins
Remember to use the trends listed above along with the Newmarket racing predictions to see if you can find the winner of the Abernant Stakes. if you are unaware of what trends and statistics are, how they can be used etc then head over to the OLBG Betting School and have a read of this Stats And Trends article which will make everything much clearer.
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Abernant Stakes Trend Analysis
The trend factor which has produced 10+ winners and shows the best LSP, an LSP of +80.25 is when runners had a highest class win of Class 2. The worst performing factor which has failed to produce a single winner is when runners had 3 career wins in Flat (Turf) races, when backing these the trend shows a record of 0-38.
Here are the most recent winning draws along with the further placings in brackets:
- 2021: Winner in 2 (7)
- 2020: Winner in 1 (5)
- 2019: Winner in 7 (5,6)
- 2018: Winner in 6 (7,9)
- 2017: Winner in 4 (5)
The course which has produced the most winners of the Abernant Stakes is Doncaster, there has been a total number of 6 winners of this race who ran at Doncaster last time out. The next best course which has produced the second most winners is Ascot, there has been a total number of 4 winners of this race who ran at Ascot last time out.
The race is open to both sexes with the Male runners having produced a total of 18 winners from a total of 178 runners whilst the Female runners have produced 2 winners from a total of 23 runners.
Looking over the past renewals, These are the stallions whose offspring have produced multiple winners of the Abernant Stakes:
- Pivotal (4 Wins)
- Invincible Spirit (2 Wins)
These are the stallions whose offspring have not produced a winner of the Abernant Stakes despite multiple attempts:
- Danetime (0 Wins from 5 runners)
- Oasis Dream (0 Wins from 5 runners)
Looking at the winning odds over the last 20 renewals, the biggest priced winner was Keystroke in 2019 when winning for Stuart Williams at odds of 66/1 under the guidance of Adam Kirby. Looking at the runners at the head of the market over the last 20 renewals there has been a total of 5 winning favourites in the race. Ahead of the 2022 Abernant Stakes why not head over to the best racing tipster page to see what the tipsters are backing today.
Other Principal races at Newmarket racecourse
Here are some other notable races at Newmarket racecourse for throughout the racing season which you may be interested in.
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- Cheveley Park Stakes
- Joel Stakes
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