2023 Lanzarote Hurdle Preview, Trends & Analysis

Published: Jan 8, 2:29pm Last Updated: Jan 16, 10:31am Horse Racing 3 Comments 1182 Views

2023 Lanzarote Hurdle Preview

The Lanzarote Hurdle is run at Kempton racecourse in January of each year and is a handicap hurdle run over 2m5f. Originally run over a trip of two miles, the Lanzarote Hurdle was extended to the current distance after being switched back to Kempton. In 2006 the race was run at Carlisle whilst redevelopment was taken place at Kempton, that race finished in a dead-heat.

Why not use the trends shortlist below to help you narrow down the field and then head over to the dedicated Kempton Betting Picks page to see which of those runners are being supported by the OLBG expert racing tipsters to find yourself a bet.

The runner that holds the record over the past 20 renewals for the slowest time in the race was set in the 2010 renewal when Micheal Flips from Andy Turnell who under the guidance of Nick Scholfield, won in a time of 5:50.60, whilst at the other end of the spectrum, Crossbow Creek, trained by Mark Rimell and ridden by Jim Crowley set the quickest time of 3:48.00 in the 2005 renewal.

These are the top three quickest run Lanzarote Hurdle over the last 20 renewals:

  • 2005 - Crossbow Creek (3:48.00)
  • 2004 - Limerick Boy (3:49.00)
  • 2003 - Non So (3:52.00)

How competitive is the Lanzarote Hurdle market? When looking at the over-rounds for the last 20 renewals, the most competitive market was in 2016 when the race had an over-round of 116%. The race in 2003 was a race that was most in the bookie's favour with an over-round of 136%, whilst on average over the last 20 renewals of the Lanzarote Hurdle, the over-round has been 124% that means the bookie expects to pay out £100 for every £124 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 Lanzarote Hurdle next time out then you would have back a total of 2 winners. Backing all 20 runners who have been out since to win at SP next time out, would have returned an LSP of -13.50. Ahead of the 2023 Lanzarote Hurdle why not head over to the racing predictions for tips on other races today.

Lanzarote Hurdle Past Winners

Here are the Lanzarote Hurdle 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. The trainer of the horse at the time of winning the Lanzarote Hurdle as well as the jockey is also displayed along with the starting price the horse was sent off.

Race Notes: The race was abandoned in 2001 & 2009.

Year Horse Info
Cobblers Dream (IRE)
6yo 10-10 10/1
Jack Quinlan
Ben Case (GB)
Boreham Bill (IRE)
9yo 10-11 66/1
Ben Jones (3lbs)
Emma Lavelle (GB)
Burrows Edge (FR)
7yo 11-4 5/1
Nico de Boinville
Nicky Henderson (GB)
Big Time Dancer (IRE)
6yo 10-10 16/1
Jonjo O'Neill Jr (5lbs)
Jennie Candlish (GB)
William Henry (IRE)
8yo 11-7 7/1
James Bowen (5lbs)
Nicky Henderson (GB)
Modus (GB)
7yo 11-4 7/1
Barry Geraghty
Paul Nicholls (GB)
Yala Enki (FR)
6yo 9-12 11/4F
Charlie Deutsch (5lbs)
Venetia Williams (GB)
Tea For Two (GB)
6yo 9-12 9/2F
Lizzie Kelly (7lbs)
Nick Williams (GB)
Saphir Du Rheu (FR)
5yo 11-7 6/1
Harry Derham (5lbs)
Paul Nicholls (GB)
Oscara Dara (IRE)
8yo 11-0 5/1
Barry Geraghty
Nicky Henderson (GB)

Where have the winning runners come from?

Here are the countries where the winning trainers of the Lanzarote Hurdle have been based:

  • GB: 21 winners with an additional 48 placings from 302 runners
  • IRE: 0 winners with an additional 0 placings from 1 runner

Lanzarote Hurdle Trainer Statistics

The leading trainer in the Lanzarote Hurdle over the last 20 renewals is Nicky Henderson who has won the race 4 times. Those 4 winners came from Non So (2003), Oscara Dara (2013), William Henry (2018) & Burrows Edge (2020). Other trainers who have recorded multiple wins in the Lanzarote Hurdle are Paul Nicholls (3 wins), Nick Williams (3 wins) & Venetia Williams (2 wins). There is one trainer who has not had the best of times in the Lanzarote Hurdle, Philip Hobbs has sent a total of 15 runners to the race without recording any wins.

Here are some of the top Lanzarote Hurdle 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
Nicky Henderson 29-4-11 +1.00 +6.66
Paul Nicholls 20-3-9 -2.25 +2.21
Nick Williams 5-3-3 +15.00 +8.62
Venetia Williams 14-2-2 +0.75 -4.35
Gary Moore 13-1-3 +8.00 +5.75
Emma Lavelle 7-1-2 +60.00 +37.00
Jonjo O'Neill 6-1-1 -2.50 -3.44
Nicky Richards 4-1-1 +19.00 +10.75
Tom George 3-1-1 +5.00 +2.38
Jennie Candlish 2-1-1 +15.00 +9.00

Lanzarote Hurdle Jockey Statistics

The leading jockey in the Lanzarote Hurdle over the last 20 renewals is William Kennedy who has won the race 2 times. Those 2 winners came from James De Vassy (2011) & Swincombe Flame (2012).

Here are some of the top Lanzarote Hurdle 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):

Jockey R-W-P Win EW
William Kennedy 4-2-3 +10.50 +6.76
Nico de Boinville 4-1-1 +2.00 +0.13
James Bowen 3-1-2 +5.00 +7.01
Jack Quinlan 2-1-1 +9.00 +5.25
Nick Scholfield 2-1-1 +8.00 +4.63
Charlie Deutsch 2-1-1 +1.75 +0.65
Ben Jones 1-1-1 +66.00 +41.25
Jonjo O'Neill Jr 1-1-1 +16.00 +10.00
Jim Crowley 1-1-1 +16.00 +10.00
Jamie Moore 8-0-3 -8.00 +1.51

Favourites finishing positions (oldest to latest): ,(3,6),15,2,11,1,F,1,2,13,1,5,F,(1,7),1,6,5,6,F,11,(PU,UR)

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.

  • 21 / 21 (69%) - 2-5 Career wins
  • 21 / 21 (72%) - No more than 24 career starts
  • 20 / 21 (69%) - No bigger than 22/1
  • 20 / 21 (76%) - Has never run over further than 2m7f
  • 20 / 21 (76%) - Sent off no bigger than 12/1 LTO
  • 20 / 21 (78%) - No more than 2 started in Listed races
  • 20 / 21 (79%) - Carried no more than 11-8 LTO
  • 20 / 21 (84%) - No older than a 8yo
  • 20 / 21 (87%) - No more than 3 starts in the past 90 days
  • 19 / 21 (62%) - Last win came by at least 2 lengths
  • 19 / 21 (70%) - Previously contested a Class 1
  • 19 / 21 (70%) - Had placed within their last 2 starts
  • 19 / 21 (86%) - Ran within the last 60 days

Remember to use the trends listed above along with the Kempton racing predictions to see if you can find the winner of the Lanzarote Hurdle. Maybe you are looking to back something in this race on the tote, but you are not sure of the process or how the tote works? No problem! We have an article which is dedicated to The Tote for you to read which explains everything you need to know! Be sure to check out the other articles too in the OLBG Betting School.

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Lanzarote Hurdle Trend Analysis

The trend factor which has produced 10+ winners and shows the best LSP, an LSP of +105.25 is when runners had 2 career wins in Jumps (Hurdle) races. The worst performing factor which has failed to produce a single winner is when runners last win was 4 starts ago, when backing these the trend shows a record of 0-33.

The course which has produced the most winners of the Lanzarote Hurdle is Kempton, there has been a total number of 3 winners of this race who ran at Kempton 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 291 runners whilst the Female runners have produced 1 winner from a total of 12 runners.

Looking over the past renewals, there is only one stallion whose offspring have produced multiple winners of the Lanzarote Hurdle, that stallion is Kayf Tara who has produced 2 winners (2015,2010).

These are the stallions whose offspring have not produced a winner of the Lanzarote Hurdle despite multiple attempts:

  • Beneficial (0 Wins from 6 runners)
  • Mahler (0 Wins from 6 runners)
  • In The Wings (0 Wins from 5 runners)
  • Presenting (0 Wins from 5 runners)
  • Sadlers Wells (0 Wins from 5 runners)

Looking at the winning odds over the last 20 renewals, the biggest priced winner was Boreham Bill in 2021 when winning for Emma Lavelle at odds of 66/1 under the guidance of Ben Jones. 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. Remember to use the best racing tipsters along with the information on this page to find you a bet on the 2023 Lanzarote Hurdle.

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