2022 Hippo Pro 3 Handicap Preview, Trends & Analysis (St Leger Festival)

2022 Hippo Pro 3 Handicap Preview, Trends & Analysis (St Leger Festival)

2022 Hippo Pro 3 Handicap Preview

Scheduled to take place in September of each year at the Doncaster racecourse is this class two handicap that is run over a distance of one mile and four furlongs, the race is open to runners aged three or older and is run on the final day of the St Leger Festival.

Our dedicated Doncaster Betting Picks will not only bring you predictions from the OLBG racing tipsters for the upcoming card that includes the Hippo Pro 3 Handicap but will also have predictions for each meeting at Doncaster throughout the season so be sure to head over there.

The runner that holds the record over the past 11 renewals for the slowest time in the race was set in the 2017 renewal when Game Starter from Saeed bin Suroor who under the guidance of Oisin Murphy, won in a time of 2:36.76, whilst at the other end of the spectrum, Swift Alhaarth, trained by Mark Johnston and ridden by Silvestre De Sousa set the quickest time of 2:27.48 in the 2011 renewal.

These are the top three quickest run Hippo Pro 3 Handicap over the last 11 renewals:

  • 2011 - Swift Alhaarth (2:27.48)
  • 2012 - Viking Storm (2:28.70)
  • 2020 - Away He Goes (2:29.87)

How competitive is the Hippo Pro 3 Handicap market? When looking at the over-rounds for the last 11 renewals, the most competitive market was in 2019 when the race had an over-round of 107%. The race in 2011 was a race that was most in the bookie's favour with an over-round of 119%, whilst on average over the last 11 renewals of the Hippo Pro 3 Handicap, the over-round has been 113% that means the bookie expects to pay out £100 for every £113 which is bet.

Looking at the future form, is the winner worth following next time out? From the past 11 if you had followed the winner of the Hippo Pro 3 Handicap next time out then you would have back a total of 2 winners. Backing all 10 runners who have been out since to win at SP next time out, would have returned an LSP of -2.62. Remember to use the racing predictions along with the information on this page to find you a bet on the 2022 Hippo Pro 3 Handicap.

Hippo Pro 3 Handicap Past Ten Winners

Here are the past 10 winners of the Hippo Pro 3 Handicap. 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 Hippo Pro 3 Handicap as well as the jockey is also displayed along with the starting price the horse was sent off.

Year Horse (Drawn) Info
2021
2:34.22
Title
3yo 9-7 (1 of 6) 11/10F
David Egan
Roger Varian
2020
2:29.87
Away He Goes
4yo 9-5 (4 of 5) 100/30
Jim Crowley
Ismail Mohammed
2019
2:32.51
Kitaabaat
4yo 9-4 (1 of 2) 6/4
Andrea Atzeni
David Simcock
2018
2:33.39
Byron Flyer
7yo 9-5 (4 of 5) 9/2
William Buick
Ian Williams
2017
2:36.76
Game Starter
3yo 9-1 (2 of 6) 5/6F
Oisin Murphy
Saeed bin Suroor
2016
2:31.31
Gold Trail
5yo 9-12 (3 of 6) 5/1
James Doyle
Charlie Appleby
2015
2:33.05
Captain Morley
4yo 9-2 (1 of 7) 2/1F
Andrea Atzeni
David Simcock
2014
2:31.40
Mount Logan
3yo 8-10 (7 of 9) 7/4F
Andrea Atzeni
Luca Cumani
2013
2:34.43
Forgotten Hero
4yo 8-12 (6 of 9) 12/1
Jamie Spencer
Charles Hills
2012
2:28.70
Viking Storm
4yo 9-9 (1 of 8) 4/1
Paul Hanagan
Harry Dunlop

Hippo Pro 3 Handicap Trainer Statistics

The leading trainer in the Hippo Pro 3 Handicap over the last 11 renewals is David Simcock who has won the race 2 times. Those 2 winners came from Captain Morley (2015) & Kitaabaat (2019).

Here are some of the top Hippo Pro 3 Handicap trainer statistics over the last 11 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):

Trainer R-W-P Win EW
David Simcock 4-2-2 +1.50 -0.75
Mark Johnston 8-1-3 -4.75 -0.28
Roger Varian 5-1-1 -2.90 -2.31
Charles Hills 3-1-2 +10.00 +6.50
Ian Williams 2-1-2 +3.50 +4.81
Saeed bin Suroor 2-1-1 -0.17 +0.52
Charlie Appleby 1-1-1 +5.00 +3.13
Harry Dunlop 1-1-1 +4.00 +2.40
Ismail Mohammed 1-1-1 +3.33 +2.08
Ed Dunlop 2-0-2 -2.00 +0.14

Hippo Pro 3 Handicap Jockey Statistics

The leading jockey in the Hippo Pro 3 Handicap over the last 11 renewals is Andrea Atzeni who has won the race 3 times. Those 3 winners came from Mount Logan (2014), Captain Morley (2015) & Kitaabaat (2019).

Here are some of the top Hippo Pro 3 Handicap jockey statistics over the last 11 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):

Jockey R-W-P Win EW
Andrea Atzeni 7-3-3 +1.25 -1.70
Silvestre De Sousa 5-1-2 -1.75 +0.85
William Buick 4-1-1 +1.50 +0.81
Jim Crowley 3-1-1 +1.33 +0.08
Jamie Spencer 2-1-1 +11.00 +6.20
James Doyle 2-1-1 +4.00 +3.13
Paul Hanagan 2-1-1 +3.00 +2.40
Oisin Murphy 2-1-1 -0.17 -0.48
David Egan 1-1-1 +1.10 +0.69
Adam Kirby 5-0-1 -5.00 -3.10

2022 Hippo Pro 3 Handicap Trends

Favourites finishing positions (oldest to latest): ,(1,2),6,8,1,1,(2,3),1,4,2,2,1

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.

  • 11 / 11 (65%) - Beaten no more 7l (LTO)
  • 11 / 11 (68%) - Not on AW or GS (LTO)
  • 11 / 11 (80%) - Field of 5-12 (Last Win)
  • 11 / 11 (82%) - No bigger than 24/1 (LTO)
  • 11 / 11 (82%) - No bigger than 17/2 (Last Win)
  • 11 / 11 (83%) - No bigger than 12/1
  • 10 / 11 (68%) - Fewer than 2 starts (Higher Class)
  • 10 / 11 (73%) - 1-8 Placings (Handicaps)
  • 10 / 11 (76%) - Highest run not G1 or G2
  • 10 / 11 (76%) - 1-16 Starts (Handicaps)
  • 10 / 10 (82%) - Never won at Doncaster

Remember to use the trends listed above along with the Doncaster racing predictions to see if you can find the winner of the Hippo Pro 3 Handicap. You may want to do your own research into the race, there are times when there are a number of runners who pass the trends so you need to do your own research to find a bet, we have a Horse Racing Form Reading Made Easy & What to Look For article to help you do just this in the OLBG Betting School section.

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Hippo Pro 3 Handicap Trend Analysis

The trend factor which has produced 6+ winners and shows the best LSP, an LSP of +15.33 is when runners had 0 wins in the past year. The worst performing factor which has failed to produce a single winner is when runners ran on Good To Soft ground last time out, when backing these the trend shows a record of 0-19.

Here are the most recent winning draws along with the further placings in brackets:

  • 2021: Winner in 1 (6) [6 Runners]
  • 2020: Winner in 4 (3) [5 Runners]
  • 2019: Winner in 1 [2 Runners]
  • 2018: Winner in 4 (3) [5 Runners]
  • 2017: Winner in 2 (1) [6 Runners]

The courses which have produced the most winners of the Hippo Pro 3 Handicap are Ascot, Newmarket (July) and York, there has been a total number of 2 winners from each of those courses.

The race is open to both sexes with the Male runners having produced a total of 11 winners from a total of 68 runners whilst the Female runners have produced 0 winners from a total of 3 runners.

Looking at the winning odds over the last 11 renewals, the biggest priced winner was Forgotten Hero in 2013 when winning for Charles Hills at odds of 12/1 under the guidance of Jamie Spencer. Looking at the runners at the head of the market over the last 11 renewals there has been a total of 5 winning favourites in the race. Remember to use the best racing tipsters along with the information on this page to find you a bet on the 2022 Hippo Pro 3 Handicap.

Other Principal races during the Doncaster St Leger Festival

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Doncaster St Leger Festival races for Thursday 8th September 2022

Doncaster St Leger Festival races for Friday 9th September 2022

Doncaster St Leger Festival races for Saturday 10th September 2022

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