2022 Queen Anne Stakes Preview
Established in 1840, the Queen Anne Stakes is a Group 1 race open to horses aged four years or older and is run over one mile. The race takes place on the opening day of the Royal Ascot meeting and will be the second race on the card this year on Tuesday 16th June.
Any fillies and mares entered in the race get a 3lb allowance whilst any 4yo runners from the Southern Hemisphere get a 1lb allowance. Originally a Group 3, it was upgraded in 1984 to a Group 2 before being upgraded again in 2003 to a Group 1 and also changed from a 3yo+ to a 4yo+.
Why not use the trends shortlist below to help you narrow down the field and then head over to the dedicated Royal Ascot Betting Picks page to see which of those runners are being supported by the OLBG expert racing tipsters to find yourself a bet.
Over the last 20 renewals, it was the Richard Fahey trained Ribchester ridden by William Buick who has set the fastest winning time in the Queen Anne Stakes, the runner won the race in a time of 1:36.60 that was set when winning the race in 2017. At the other end of the scale, it was the combination of trainer Mark Casse and jockey Julien R Leparoux with Tepin who set the slowest winning time, the race-winning time was 1:43.98 in the 2016 renewal.
These are the top three quickest run Queen Anne Stakes over the last 20 renewals:
- 2017 - Ribchester (1:36.60)
- 2005 - Valixir (1:36.64)
- 2007 - Ramonti (1:37.21)
How competitive is the Queen Anne Stakes market? When looking at the over-rounds for the last 20 renewals, the most competitive market was in 2002 when the race had an over-round of 110%. The race in 2012 was a race that was most in the bookie's favour with an over-round of 138%, whilst on average over the last 20 renewals of the Queen Anne Stakes, the over-round has been 118% that means the bookie expects to pay out £100 for every £118 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 Queen Anne Stakes next time out then you would have back a total of 7 winners. Backing all 18 runners who have been out since to win at SP next time out, would have returned an LSP of +2.73. Before placing your bet on the 2022 Queen Anne Stakes see which other runners today are being back on the racing predictions page.
Queen Anne Stakes Past Ten Winners
Here are the past 10 winners of the Queen Anne 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 Queen Anne Stakes as well as the jockey is also displayed along with the starting price the horse was sent off.
4yo 9-0 (11 of 11) 2/7F
John & Thady Gosden
4yo 9-0 (4 of 15) 4/1F
A P O'Brien
6yo 9-0 (1 of 16) 14/1
4yo 9-0 (4 of 15) 33/1
Eve Johnson Houghton
4yo 9-0 (1 of 16) 11/10F
5yo 8-11 (12 of 13) 11/2
|Julien R Leparoux
5yo 9-0 (4 of 8) 11/8F
4yo 9-0 (8 of 10) 4/5F
|Declaration Of War
4yo 9-0 (6 of 13) 15/2
A P O'Brien
4yo 9-0 (8 of 11) 1/10F
Sir Henry Cecil
Where have the winning runners come from?
Here are the countries where the winning trainers of the Queen Anne Stakes have been based:
- GB: 12 winners with an additional 27 placings from 164 runners
- IRE: 4 winners with an additional 6 placings from 29 runners
- FR: 3 winners with an additional 5 placings from 20 runners
- CAN: 1 winner with an additional 0 placings from 1 runner
- USA: 0 winners with an additional 0 placings from 4 runners
- GER: 0 winners with an additional 0 placings from 4 runners
- HK: 0 winners with an additional 0 placings from 2 runners
- SAF: 0 winners with an additional 0 placings from 2 runners
- JPN: 0 winners with an additional 0 placings from 1 runner
- ITY: 0 winners with an additional 0 placings from 1 runner
Queen Anne Stakes Trainer Statistics
The leading trainer in the Queen Anne Stakes over the last 20 renewals is A P O'Brien who has won the race 4 times. Those 4 winners came from Ad Valorem (2006), Haradasun (2008), Declaration Of War (2013) & Circus Maximus (2020). The only other trainer to have recorded multiple wins in the Queen Anne Stakes is Saeed bin Suroor (3 wins).
Here are some of the top Queen Anne 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):
|A P O'Brien||23-4-9||+4.00||+1.36|
|Saeed bin Suroor||13-3-3||+11.50||+1.70|
|Sir Michael Stoute||12-1-4||-4.50||-1.00|
|Eve Johnson Houghton||4-1-1||+30.00||+16.80|
|John & Thady Gosden||1-1-1||+0.29||+0.17|
Queen Anne Stakes Jockey Statistics
The leading jockey in the Queen Anne Stakes over the last 20 renewals is Frankie Dettori who has won the race 4 times. Those 4 winners came from Dubai Destination (2003), Refuse To Bend (2004), Ramonti (2007) & Palace Pier (2021). There is one jockey who has not had the best of times in the Queen Anne Stakes, Jamie Spencer has had a total of 12 rides to the race without recording any wins.
Here are some of the top Queen Anne 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):
|Julien R Leparoux||1-1-1||+5.50||+3.30|
2022 Queen Anne Stakes Trends
Favourites finishing positions (oldest to latest): ,(4,9),6,6,2,4,4,3,6,1,2,1,11,1,1,(2,5),1,10,8,1,1
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 (76%) - Carried under 129lbs (LTO)
- 20 / 20 (77%) - No more than 18 starts of turf
- 20 / 20 (86%) - 3+ Career wins
- 19 / 20 (46%) - No bigger than 14/1
- 19 / 20 (56%) - Within first 6 of the market
- 19 / 20 (65%) - Has the same jockey as LTO
- 19 / 20 (66%) - Never off bigger than 33/1
- 19 / 20 (67%) - No bigger than 9/1 (LTO)
- 19 / 20 (78%) - Aged between 4yo - 5yo
- 19 / 20 (79%) - 3+ Wins on turf
- 19 / 20 (89%) - Ran over 1m+ last time out
- 16 / 20 (72%) - Has been ridden by the jockey
Remember to use the trends listed above along with the Royal Ascot racing predictions to see if you can find the winner of the Queen Anne Stakes. If you are looking to place on a bet this race well in advance of the actual running, then there may be an ante-post market available for you to place your bet. If you are unfamiliar with this type of betting then head over to the OLBG Betting School and have a read of our Ante-Post Horse Racing article which explains how ante-post betting works.
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Queen Anne Stakes Trend Analysis
The trend factor which has produced 10+ winners and shows the best LSP, an LSP of +23.20 is when runners were off a break of 31 days. The worst performing factor which has failed to produce a single winner is when runners had 2 career wins with the jockey, when backing these the trend shows a record of 0-30.
Here are the most recent winning draws along with the further placings in brackets:
- 2021: Winner in 11 (8,9) [11 Runners]
- 2020: Winner in 4 (8,15) [15 Runners]
- 2019: Winner in 1 (7,13) [16 Runners]
- 2018: Winner in 4 (6,5) [15 Runners]
- 2017: Winner in 1 (9,6) [16 Runners]
The course which has produced the most winners of the Queen Anne Stakes is Newbury, there has been a total number of 12 winners of this race who ran at Newbury last time out. The next best course which has produced the second most winners is Longchamp, there has been a total number of 3 winners of this race who ran at Longchamp 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 205 runners whilst the Female runners have produced 2 winners from a total of 23 runners.
Looking over the past renewals, there is only one stallion whose offspring have produced multiple winners of the Queen Anne Stakes, that stallion is Galileo who has produced 2 winners (2020,2012).
These are the stallions whose offspring have not produced a winner of the Queen Anne Stakes despite multiple attempts:
- Danehill Dancer (0 Wins from 6 runners)
- Dubawi (0 Wins from 6 runners)
- Shamardal (0 Wins from 5 runners)
Looking at the winning odds over the last 20 renewals, the biggest priced winner was Accidental Agent in 2018 when winning for Eve Johnson Houghton at odds of 33/1 under the guidance of Charles Bishop. 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. Remember to bookmark the best racing tipsters page so you can get easy access to the best OLBG racing tipsters.
Schedule at Royal Ascot
Royal Ascot races for Tuesday 14th June 2022
- 14:30: Queen Anne Stakes
- 15:05: Coventry Stakes
- 15:40: Kings Stand Stakes
- 16:20: St James's Palace Stakes
- 17:00: Wolferton Stakes
- 17:35: Ascot Stakes
Royal Ascot races for Wednesday 15th June 2022
- 14:30: Queen Mary Stakes
- 15:05: Queens Vase
- 15:40: Duke of Cambridge Stakes
- 16:20: Prince of Wales's Stakes
- 17:00: Royal Hunt Cup
- 17:35: Windsor Castle Stakes
Royal Ascot races for Thursday 16th June 2022
- 14:30: Norfolk Stakes
- 15:05: Hampton Court Stakes
- 15:40: Ribblesdale Stakes
- 16:20: Ascot Gold Cup
- 17:00: Britannia Stakes
- 17:35: King George V Stakes
Royal Ascot races for Friday 17th June 2022
- 14:30: Albany Stakes
- 15:05: King Edward VII Stakes
- 15:40: Commonwealth Cup
- 16:20: Coronation Stakes
- 17:00: Sandringham Stakes
- 17:35: Duke of Edinburgh Stakes