2022 International Stakes Heritage Handicap Preview
The International Stakes is a Class 2 Heritage Handicap which is run at Ascot in late July of each year, the race is open to runners aged three or older and is run over a straight seven furlongs. The race usually attracts large fields so be sure to keep an eye on the draws, single-figure stalls do not have the best of the records in the race with four of the last five winners coming from stall fourteen or higher.
To see which runners the OLBG racing tipsters are tipping throughout the card that includes this race, head over to the Ascot Betting Picks on the day of the race, do they agree with the runners on the trend shortlist or are they predicting other runners?
When looking over the past 20 renewals, a time of 1:22.60 was set by New Seeker in 2005, that is the quickest time over that period, the runner was trained by Clive Cox and ridden by Philip Robinson. The slowest winning time was set in 2017 when Stamp Hill won in a time of 1:28.89, booked to ride was Paul Hanagan on this Richard Fahey trained runner.
These are the top three quickest run International Stakes Heritage Handicap over the last 20 renewals:
- 2005 - New Seeker (1:22.60)
- 2013 - Galician (1:24.28)
- 2021 - Danyah (1:24.97)
How competitive is the International Stakes Heritage Handicap market? When looking at the over-rounds for the last 20 renewals, the most competitive market was in 2021 when the race had an over-round of 120%. The race in 2018 was a race that was most in the bookie's favour with an over-round of 149%, whilst on average over the last 20 renewals of the International Stakes Heritage Handicap, the over-round has been 134% that means the bookie expects to pay out £100 for every £134 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 International Stakes Heritage Handicap next time out then you would have back a total of 2 winners. Backing all 19 runners who have been out since to win at SP next time out, would have returned an LSP of -5.90. Whilst we wait for the 2022 International Stakes Heritage Handicap remember you can get daily racing predictions from the expert tipsters on the racing predictions page.
International Stakes Heritage Handicap Past Ten Winners
Here are the past 10 winners of the International Stakes Heritage 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 International Stakes Heritage Handicap as well as the jockey is also displayed along with the starting price the horse was sent off.
4yo 9-7 (4 of 19) 9/2F
5yo 8-11 (19 of 19) 9/2F
7yo 9-7 (21 of 23) 7/1
6yo 9-2 (11 of 27) 20/1
4yo 8-5 (14 of 27) 50/1
4yo 9-1 (14 of 24) 4/1F
5yo 9-1 (2 of 20) 7/1F
|Jack Garritty (3lbs)
4yo 8-9 (15 of 29) 33/1
4yo 8-11 (29 of 29) 33/1
|Field Of Dream
5yo 8-11 (22 of 27) 25/1
Where have the winning runners come from?
Here are the countries where the winning trainers of the International Stakes Heritage Handicap have been based:
- GB: 19 winners with an additional 59 placings from 465 runners
- FR: 1 winner with an additional 0 placings from 3 runners
- IRE: 0 winners with an additional 1 placing from 4 runners
- SAF: 0 winners with an additional 0 placings from 2 runners
- HK: 0 winners with an additional 0 placings from 1 runner
- NOR: 0 winners with an additional 0 placings from 1 runner
International Stakes Heritage Handicap Trainer Statistics
There are two leading trainers in the International Stakes Heritage Handicap over the last 20 renewals with both Mark Johnston & Richard Fahey who have both won the race 3 times. Mark Johnston winners have been with Laa Rayb (2008), Galician (2013) & Heavy Metal (2014). Richard Fahey winners have been with Castles In The Air (2010), Heavens Guest (2015) & Stamp Hill (2017). Other trainers who have recorded multiple wins in the International Stakes Heritage Handicap are Roger Charlton (2 wins), Jamie Osborne (2 wins) & Clive Cox (2 wins). There are multiple trainers who have not had the best of times over the last 20 renewals in the International Stakes Heritage Handicap, Kevin Ryan (0-15), Jim Goldie (0-15), David O'Meara (0-13), Mick Channon (0-12), William Haggas (0-12) & George Margarson (0-10) have all failed to produce a single winner despite sending multiple runners to the race.
Here are some of the top International Stakes Heritage Handicap 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):
International Stakes Heritage Handicap Jockey Statistics
There are multiple leading jockeys in the International Stakes Heritage Handicap over the last 20 renewals with all of Jimmy Quinn, William Buick & Joe Fanning having all won the race 2 times. Jimmy Quinn winners have been with New Seeker (2003) & Third Set (2007). William Buick winners have been with Bronze Prince (2011) & Danyah (2021). Joe Fanning winners have been with Galician (2013) & Heavy Metal (2014). There are two jockeys who have not had the best of times over the last 20 renewals in the International Stakes Heritage Handicap, Martin Dwyer has had a total of 13 rides to the race without recording any wins whilst Frankie Dettori has had 11 rides without a winner.
Here are some of the top International Stakes Heritage Handicap 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):
|J F Egan||6-1-2||+9.00||+8.38|
2022 International Stakes Heritage Handicap Trends
Favourites finishing positions (oldest to latest): ,14,15,4,13,9,16,(6,18),(11,15),(3,10),16,(8,16,21),22,17,(1,16),1,6,11,2,1,1
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.
- 20 / 20 (80%) - Previously ran at Ascot
- 20 / 20 (81%) - Previously ran over 1m+
- 20 / 20 (86%) - Ran in a Class 2-3 (LTO)
- 20 / 20 (88%) - Placed in at least a Class 2
- 20 / 20 (90%) - 2+ Starts in the class
- 19 / 20 (75%) - No more than 30 career starts
- 19 / 20 (82%) - Ran in a 3yo+ race (LTO)
- 19 / 20 (83%) - Avoid Chestnut coloured horses
- 19 / 20 (84%) - No more than 6 career wins
- 19 / 20 (84%) - Ran in a handicap (LTO)
- 19 / 20 (88%) - Previously won over 7f+
- 19 / 20 (88%) - Won at least a Class 3
- 18 / 20 (70%) - No more than 2 wins over trip
- 18 / 20 (74%) - Won within last 7 starts
- 17 / 20 (59%) - Aged either 4yo or 5yo
Remember to use the trends listed above along with the Ascot racing predictions to see if you can find the winner of the International Stakes Heritage Handicap. If you are a newcomer to horse racing betting, then the number of types of bets can be scary! Don't let that put you off though, head over to this Types Of Horse Racing Bet article and have a read, you will then have a better knowledge of betting on racing in the future and there is plenty of other articles in the OLBG Betting School too.
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International Stakes Heritage Handicap Trend Analysis
The trend factor which has produced 10+ winners and shows the best LSP, an LSP of +78.50 is when runners were aged 4yo. The worst performing factor which has failed to produce a single winner is when runners had 0 career starts at the track, when backing these the trend shows a record of 0-97.
Here are the most recent winning draws along with the further placings in brackets:
- 2021: Winner in 4 (15,17,21) [19 Runners]
- 2020: Winner in 19 (18,20,12) [19 Runners]
- 2019: Winner in 21 (23,27,26) [23 Runners]
- 2018: Winner in 11 (18,16,29) [27 Runners]
- 2017: Winner in 14 (26,17,20) [27 Runners]
The course which has produced the most winners of the International Stakes Heritage Handicap is Ascot, there has been a total number of 8 winners of this race who ran at Ascot last time out. The next best course which has produced the second most winners is Newmarket (July), there has been a total number of 7 winners of this race who ran at Newmarket (July) last time out.
The race is open to both sexes with the Male runners having produced a total of 19 winners from a total of 463 runners whilst the Female runners have produced 1 winner from a total of 13 runners.
Looking over the past renewals, These are the stallions whose offspring have produced multiple winners of the International Stakes Heritage Handicap:
- Oasis Dream (4 Wins)
- Green Desert (2 Wins)
These are the stallions whose offspring have not produced a winner of the International Stakes Heritage Handicap despite multiple attempts:
- Cape Cross (0 Wins from 11 runners)
- Night Shift (0 Wins from 7 runners)
- Bahamian Bounty (0 Wins from 6 runners)
- Clodovil (0 Wins from 6 runners)
- Hawk Wing (0 Wins from 6 runners)
- Polar Falcon (0 Wins from 6 runners)
Looking at the winning odds over the last 20 renewals, the biggest priced winner was Stamp Hill in 2017 when winning for Richard Fahey at odds of 50/1 under the guidance of Paul Hanagan. Looking at the runners at the head of the market over the last 20 renewals there has been a total of 4 winning favourites in the race. Whilst we wait for the 2022 International Stakes Heritage Handicap remember you can get daily racing predictions from the top racing tipsters on the best racing tipsters page.
Other Principal races at Ascot racecourse
Here are some other notable races at Ascot racecourse for throughout the racing season which you may be interested in.
Races in January
Races in February
Races in May
Races in June
- Albany Stakes
- Ascot Gold Cup
- Ascot Stakes
- Britannia Stakes
- Chesham Stakes
- Commonwealth Cup
- Coronation Stakes
- Coventry Stakes
- Diamond Jubilee Stakes
- Duke of Cambridge Stakes
- Duke of Edinburgh Stakes
- Hampton Court Stakes
- Hardwicke Stakes
- Jersey Stakes
- King Edward VII Stakes
- King George V Stakes
- Kings Stand Stakes
- Norfolk Stakes
- Prince of Wales's Stakes
- Queen Alexandra Stakes
- Queen Anne Stakes
- Queen Mary Stakes
- Queens Vase
- Ribblesdale Stakes
- Royal Hunt Cup
- Sandringham Stakes
- St James's Palace Stakes
- Windsor Castle Stakes
- Wokingham Stakes
- Wolferton Stakes
Races in July
Races in October
- Balmoral Handicap
- British Champion Stakes
- British Champions Fillies Mares Stakes
- British Champions Long Distance Cup
- British Champions Sprint Stakes
- Queen Elizabeth II Stakes