2022 Ribblesdale Stakes Preview
Established in 1919, the Ribblesdale Stakes is a Group 2 race open to three-year-old fillies and is run at Royal Ascot each year in June. The race is run over just shy of one mile and four furlongs (1m3f211yds) in which previous Group 1 winners get a 3lb penalty.
This race gets directly linked to both the Epsom and Irish Oaks, watch out for Epsom Oaks runners coming here, seven of those in recent years have won this race. Also, be sure to keep an eye on runners progressing to the Irish Oaks, this race has provided eleven winners of that race including Bracelet in 2014.
To see which runners the OLBG racing tipsters are tipping throughout the card that includes this race, head over to the Royal 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 2:28.52 was set by Magic Wand in 2018, that is the quickest time over that period, the runner was trained by A P O'Brien and ridden by Ryan Moore. The slowest winning time was set in 2016 when Even Song won in a time of 2:39.74, booked to ride was Ryan Moore on this A P O'Brien trained runner.
These are the top three quickest run Ribblesdale Stakes over the last 20 renewals:
- 2018 - Magic Wand (2:28.52)
- 2013 - Riposte (2:29.41)
- 2015 - Curvy (2:30.04)
How competitive is the Ribblesdale Stakes market? When looking at the over-rounds for the last 20 renewals, the most competitive market was in 2009 when the race had an over-round of 113%. The race in 2016 was a race that was most in the bookie's favour with an over-round of 127%, whilst on average over the last 20 renewals of the Ribblesdale 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 Ribblesdale Stakes 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 -4.50. Whilst we wait for the 2022 Ribblesdale Stakes remember you can get daily racing predictions from the expert tipsters on the racing predictions page.
Ribblesdale Stakes Past Ten Winners
Here are the past 10 winners of the Ribblesdale 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 Ribblesdale Stakes as well as the jockey is also displayed along with the starting price the horse was sent off.
|Loving Dream |
3yo 9-0 (12 of 13) 18/1
|Robert Havlin |
John & Thady Gosden
|Frankly Darling |
3yo 9-0 (6 of 11) 11/8F
|Frankie Dettori |
|Star Catcher |
3yo 9-0 (6 of 11) 4/1
|Frankie Dettori |
|Magic Wand |
3yo 9-0 (1 of 10) 100/30
|Ryan Moore |
A P O'Brien
3yo 9-0 (1 of 12) 9/1
|Olivier Peslier |
|Even Song |
3yo 9-0 (5 of 14) 15/8F
|Ryan Moore |
A P O'Brien
3yo 9-0 (3 of 10) 9/2
|Ryan Moore |
3yo 9-0 (3 of 12) 10/1
|Joseph O'Brien |
A P O'Brien
3yo 8-12 (5 of 9) 9/2
|Tom Queally |
|Princess Highway |
3yo 8-12 (12 of 14) 17/2
|Pat Smullen |
D K Weld
Where have the winning runners come from?
Here are the countries where the winning trainers of the Ribblesdale Stakes have been based:
- GB: 13 winners with an additional 32 placings from 181 runners
- IRE: 7 winners with an additional 7 placings from 36 runners
- FR: 0 winners with an additional 1 placing from 4 runners
- GER: 0 winners with an additional 0 placings from 1 runner
- ITY: 0 winners with an additional 0 placings from 1 runner
Ribblesdale Stakes Trainer Statistics
The leading trainer in the Ribblesdale Stakes over the last 20 renewals is John Gosden who has won the race 4 times. Those 4 winners came from Michita (2008), Coronet (2017), Star Catcher (2019) & Frankly Darling (2020). Other trainers who have recorded multiple wins in the Ribblesdale Stakes are A P O'Brien (3 wins), Saeed bin Suroor (3 wins) & D K Weld (2 wins).
Here are some of the top Ribblesdale 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||25-3-8||-6.79||-7.81|
|Saeed bin Suroor||6-3-4||+10.50||+6.20|
|D K Weld||2-2-2||+20.50||+12.30|
|Sir Michael Stoute||21-1-8||-15.50||-9.95|
|John & Thady Gosden||3-1-1||+16.00||+8.80|
|J S Bolger||2-1-2||+2.00||+1.40|
Ribblesdale Stakes Jockey Statistics
The leading jockey in the Ribblesdale Stakes over the last 20 renewals is Frankie Dettori who has won the race 5 times. Those 5 winners came from Punctilious (2004), Flying Cloud (2009), Hibaayeb (2010), Star Catcher (2019) & Frankly Darling (2020). The only other jockey to have recorded multiple wins in the Ribblesdale Stakes is Ryan Moore (3 wins). There is one jockey who has not had the best of times in the Ribblesdale Stakes, William Buick has had a total of 10 rides to the race without recording any wins.
Here are some of the top Ribblesdale 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):
2022 Ribblesdale Stakes Trends
Favourites finishing positions (oldest to latest): ,6,2,3,4,2,2,1,4,(1,4),1,2,4,4,2,1,2,2,2,1,6
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%) - No bigger than 12/1 (LTO)
- 20 / 20 (78%) - No bigger than 25/1
- 20 / 20 (78%) - Best in 3 of 1st
- 20 / 20 (78%) - Won with last 3 Starts
- 20 / 20 (87%) - Ran off 123lbs+ (Debut)
- 19 / 20 (74%) - No bigger than 12/1 (Debut)
- 19 / 20 (76%) - 2+ Career placings
- 18 / 20 (84%) - Previously won on turf
- 17 / 20 (71%) - Won at least a Class 4
Remember to use the trends listed above along with the Royal Ascot racing predictions to see if you can find the winner of the Ribblesdale Stakes. if you are unaware of what trends and statistics are, how they can be used etc then head over to the OLBG Betting School and have a read of this Stats And Trends article which will make everything much clearer.
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Ribblesdale Stakes Trend Analysis
The trend factor which has produced 10+ winners and shows the best LSP, an LSP of +34.50 is when runners had 2 season starts. The worst performing factor which has failed to produce a single winner is when runners were Chestnut in colour, when backing these the trend shows a record of 0-37.
Here are the most recent winning draws along with the further placings in brackets:
- 2021: Winner in 12 (11,1) [13 Runners]
- 2020: Winner in 6 (10,7) [11 Runners]
- 2019: Winner in 6 (9,5) [11 Runners]
- 2018: Winner in 1 (7,10) [10 Runners]
- 2017: Winner in 1 (10,8) [12 Runners]
The course which has produced the most winners of the Ribblesdale Stakes is Epsom, there has been a total number of 4 winners of this race who ran at Epsom last time out. The next best course which has produced the second most winners is Newmarket (Rowley), there has been a total number of 3 winners of this race who ran at Newmarket (Rowley) last time out.
Looking over the past renewals, These are the stallions whose offspring have produced multiple winners of the Ribblesdale Stakes:
- Danehill (2 Wins)
- Galileo (2 Wins)
- Montjeu (2 Wins)
- Singspiel (2 Wins)
Looking over the past renewals, there is only one stallion whose offspring have disappointed with multiple attempts but no wins in the Ribblesdale Stakes, that stallion is Sadlers Wells who has failed to produce a winner from 13 runners.
Looking at the winning odds over the last 20 renewals, the biggest priced winner was Mont Etoile in 2006 when winning for William Haggas at odds of 25/1 under the guidance of Michael Hills. 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. Whilst we wait for the 2022 Ribblesdale Stakes remember you can get daily racing predictions from the top racing tipsters on the best racing tipsters page.
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