Hampton Court Stakes Preview, Tips, Runners & Trends (Royal Ascot)

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If you are a fan of horse racing trends then this preview of the Hampton Court Stakes will be perfect for you! Not only do we look at the trends but we look at past winners as well as trainer and jockey records for the Hampton Court Stakes, a race run over 1m2f at Ascot during the Royal Ascot.

Hampton Court Stakes Preview, Tips, Runners & Trends (Royal Ascot)
Andy Powell Content Editor

Horse Racing stats man, Andy has contributed to OLBG for 18 years - An Ipswich fan and F1 fanatic, he also contributes EFL football and Motor Sport opinion.

2024 Hampton Court Stakes Preview

This race has been known under numerous names, previously the Tercentenary Stakes until it was changed to the Hampton Court Stakes in 2017. Previously run after the festival, the race is now part of Royal Ascot and runs on Thursday.

The race is a Group 3 open to three-year-olds and is run over just shy of one mile and two furlongs (1m1f212yds). Runners who have previously won either a Group 1 or Group 2 are excluded from entering, any previous Group 3 winners get a 4lb penalty whilst fillies get a 3lb allowance.

Hampton Court Stakes Information:

If you are interested in other predictions at Royal Ascot then head over to the Royal Ascot tips page to see which runners are being supported by the OLBG racing tipsters and also compare those predictions to the runners that make the trend shortlist when added below. You may also be interested in other preview blogs that we have packed full of information, head down to the Schedule at Royal Ascot section for links to these.

How competitive is the Hampton Court Stakes market? When looking at the over-rounds for the last 20 renewals, the most competitive market was in 2020 when the race had an over-round of 111%. The race in 2018 was a race that was most in the bookie's favour with an over-round of 126%, whilst on average over the last 20 renewals of the Hampton Court Stakes, the over-round has been 119%, which means the bookie expects to pay out £100 for every £119 which is bet.

Hampton Court Stakes Trends:

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 Hampton Court Stakes next time out then you would have backed a total of 2 winners. Backing all 18 runners who have been out since to win at SP next time out, would have returned an LSP of -2.50. Ahead of the 2024 Hampton Court Stakes why not head over to the racing predictions for tips on other races today?

The runner that holds the record over the past 20 renewals for the slowest time in the race was set in the 2011 renewal when Pisco Sour from Hughie Morrison under the guidance of Jimmy Fortune, won in a time of 2:11.84, whilst at the other end of the spectrum, Hunting Horn, trained by A P O'Brien and ridden by Ryan Moore set the quickest time of 2:03.02 in the 2018 renewal.

These are the top three quickest-run Hampton Court Stakes over the last 20 renewals:

  • 2018 - Hunting Horn (2:03.02)
  • 2015 - Time Test (2:03.05)
  • 2013 - Remote (2:04.46)

Hampton Court Stakes Past Winners

Here are the Hampton Court Stakes past winners for the last 10 renewals. 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 where 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 Hampton Court Stakes as well as the jockey is also displayed along with the starting price the horse was sent off.

Year Horse (Drawn) Info
2023
2:05.10
Waipiro (IRE)
3yo 9-2 (7 of 16) 7/1
Tom Marquand
Ed Walker (GB)
2022
2:07.45
Claymore (FR)
3yo 9-2 (2 of 6) 7/1
Adam Kirby
Jane Chapple-Hyam (GB)
2021
2:05.72
Mohaafeth (IRE)
3yo 9-0 (3 of 9) 11/8F
Jim Crowley
William Haggas (GB)
2020
2:05.86
Russian Emperor (IRE)
3yo 9-0 (6 of 8) 100/30
Ryan Moore
A P O'Brien (IRE)
2019
2:08.36
Sangarius (GB)
3yo 9-0 (8 of 13) 13/2
Frankie Dettori
Sir Michael Stoute (GB)
2018
2:03.02
Hunting Horn (IRE)
3yo 9-0 (12 of 16) 5/1
Ryan Moore
A P O'Brien (IRE)
2017
2:05.40
Benbatl (GB)
3yo 9-0 (6 of 13) 9/2
Oisin Murphy
Saeed bin Suroor (GB)
2016
2:09.59
Hawkbill (USA)
3yo 9-0 (2 of 9) 11/2
William Buick
Charlie Appleby (GB)
2015
2:03.05
Time Test (GB)
3yo 9-0 (7 of 11) 15/8F
Frankie Dettori
Roger Charlton (GB)
2014
2:05.31
Cannock Chase (USA)
3yo 9-0 (7 of 8) 7/4F
Ryan Moore
Sir Michael Stoute (GB)

Where have the winning runners come from?

Here are the countries where the winning trainers of the Hampton Court Stakes have been based:

  • GB: 15 winners with an additional 33 placings from 201 runners
  • IRE: 4 winners with an additional 4 placings from 32 runners
  • GER: 1 winner with an additional 0 placings from 4 runners
  • FR: 0 winners with an additional 2 placings from 3 runners

Hampton Court Stakes Trainer Statistics

The leading trainer in the Hampton Court Stakes over the last 20 renewals is A P O'Brien who has won the race four times with those four winners coming from Moscow Ballet (2004), Indigo Cat (2005), Hunting Horn (2018) and Russian Emperor (2020). Other trainers who have recorded multiple wins in the Hampton Court Stakes are Sir Michael Stoute (3 wins) and William Haggas (2 wins).

Here are some of the top Hampton Court 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):

Trainer R-W-P Win EW
A P O'Brien 22-4-8 +1.33 -1.92
Sir Michael Stoute 18-3-7 +1.25 -1.73
William Haggas 6-2-3 +3.88 +1.93
Saeed bin Suroor 12-1-3 -6.50 -6.45
John Gosden 11-1-2 -7.75 -8.15
Charlie Appleby 7-1-3 -0.50 -0.60
Mark Johnston 5-1-2 -0.50 -0.20
David Elsworth 3-1-1 +31.00 +17.80
Hughie Morrison 3-1-1 +18.00 +8.00
Ed Walker 3-1-1 +5.00 +1.50

Hampton Court Stakes Jockey Statistics

The leading jockey in the Hampton Court Stakes over the last 20 renewals is Ryan Moore who has won the race four times with those four winners coming from Glass Harmonium (2009), Cannock Chase (2014), Hunting Horn (2018) and Russian Emperor (2020). Other jockeys who have recorded multiple wins in the Hampton Court Stakes are Frankie Dettori (2 wins) and William Buick (2 wins).

Here are some of the top Hampton Court Stakes jockey 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):

Jockey R-W-P Win EW
Ryan Moore 18-4-8 +4.08 +1.13
Frankie Dettori 15-2-4 -4.62 -6.70
William Buick 9-2-3 +0.75 -1.85
Jamie Spencer 12-1-2 -3.00 -4.50
Adam Kirby 6-1-2 +2.00 +0.78
Jim Crowley 6-1-1 -3.62 -4.17
Oisin Murphy 5-1-2 +0.50 -0.40
J F Egan 4-1-3 +30.00 +21.00
Tom Marquand 2-1-1 +6.00 +2.50
Kerrin McEvoy 2-1-2 +5.50 +3.85

Favourites finishing positions (oldest to latest): 5, 1, 6, 1, 14, 5, 1, 7, 9, 1, 1, 1, (2, 8), 2, 6, 2, 2, 1, 2, (4, 7)

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 (75%) - Had 1-3 placings (Turf)
  • 20 / 20 (78%) - Made 2 - 6 starts (Non-Hcps)
  • 20 / 20 (82%) - Fewer than 7 starts (Turf)
  • 20 / 20 (82%) - Made 2 - 7 starts (Career)
  • 20 / 20 (85%) - No bigger than 33/1
  • 20 / 20 (86%) - Fewer than 3 starts (Going)
  • 20 / 20 (87%) - Not in a Cl3/Cl5 (LTO)
  • 20 / 20 (87%) - Made 2 - 7 starts (1 Year)
  • 20 / 20 (87%) - Not on STD-SLW/STD/FS (Last Win)
  • 20 / 20 (88%) - Highest Placed is not G1/Cl3
  • 19 / 20 (85%) - Dam is not ARG/CAN/FR/IRE/SAF/UAE bred
  • 19 / 20 (85%) - No bigger than 16/1 (Debut)
  • 18 / 20 (61%) - Achieved an RPR of 103+ (Season)
  • 18 / 20 (84%) - No more than +3lbs (Vs Min Weight)
  • 17 / 20 (75%) - No bigger than 25/1 (Career)

Remember to use the trends listed above along with the Royal Ascot racing predictions to see if you can find the winner of the Hampton Court Stakes. How well do you know your horse racing? Are there certain types of races that you are unsure of? Why not take a look at this Types Of Horse Race article to familiarise yourself with the different types of racing, that is just one of many helpful horse racing articles in the OLBG Betting School.

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Hampton Court Stakes Trend Analysis

The trend factor which had produced 10+ winners and shows the best LSP, an LSP of +33.63 is when runners had 2 career places in Flat (Turf) races. The worst performing factor which has failed to produce a single winner is when runners ran over 6f on debut, when backing these the trend shows a record of 0-39.

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

  • 2023: Winner in 7 (11,12) [16 Runners]
  • 2022: Winner in 2 (3) [6 Runners]
  • 2021: Winner in 3 (2,10) [9 Runners]
  • 2020: Winner in 6 (4,5) [8 Runners]
  • 2019: Winner in 8 (4,6) [13 Runners]

The course which has produced the most winners of the Hampton Court Stakes is Epsom, there has been a total number of 5 winners of this race who ran at Epsom last time out.

The race is open to both sexes with the Male runners having produced a total of 20 winners from a total of 236 runners whilst the Female runners have produced 0 winners from a total of 4 runners.

Looking over the past renewals, these are the stallions whose offspring have produced multiple winners of the Hampton Court Stakes:

  • Dubawi (3 Wins)
  • Lemon Drop Kid (2 Wins)

These are the stallions whose offspring have not produced a winner of the Hampton Court Stakes despite multiple attempts:

  • Lope De Vega (0 Wins from 5 runners)
  • New Approach (0 Wins from 5 runners)

Looking at the winning odds over the last 20 renewals, the biggest-priced winner was Snoqualmie Boy in 2006, winning for David Elsworth at odds of 33/1 under the guidance of J F Egan. Looking at the runners at the head of the market over the last 20 renewals there has been a total of 7 winning favourites in the race. Ahead of the 2024 Hampton Court Stakes why not head over to the best racing tipster page to see what the tipsters are backing today?

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