Richmond Stakes Preview, Tips, Runners & Trends (Glorious Goodwood)

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If you are a fan of horse racing trends then this preview of the Richmond 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 Richmond Stakes, a race run over 6f at Goodwood during the Glorious Goodwood.

Richmond Stakes Preview, Tips, Runners & Trends (Glorious Goodwood)
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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 Richmond Stakes Preview

Named after the Duke of Richmond, a former owner of the Goodwood racecourse, the Richmond Stakes is a Group 2 race for two-year-old colts and geldings.

It is run over six furlongs and takes place on day three of the Glorious Goodwood festival in late July or early August, runners are all set a weight of 9-1 but any previous Group 1 or Group 2 winners in the race will have to carry a 3lb penalty.

Richmond Stakes Information:

Why not use the trends shortlist below to help you narrow down the field and then head over to the dedicated Goodwood tips page to see which runners are being supported by the OLBG expert racing tipsters to find yourself a bet? You may also be interested in other preview blogs that we have packed full of information, head down to the Races Covered at Glorious Goodwood section for links to these.

How competitive is the Richmond Stakes 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 109%. The race in 2014 was a race that was most in the bookie's favour with an over-round of 128%, whilst on average over the last 20 renewals of the Richmond Stakes, the over-round has been 116%, which means the bookie expects to pay out £100 for every £116 which is bet.

Richmond 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 Richmond Stakes next time out then you would have backed a total of 4 winners. Backing all 19 runners who have been out since to win at SP next time out, would have returned an LSP of -3.07. Remember to use the racing predictions along with the information on this page to find a bet on the 2024 Richmond Stakes.

Over the last 20 renewals, it was Royal Scotsman, trained by Paul & Oliver Cole and ridden by Jim Crowley who set the fastest winning time in the Richmond Stakes, the runner won the race in a time of 1:09.66 when winning the race in 2022. At the other end of the scale, it was the combination of trainer Brian Meehan and jockey William Buick with Barraquero who set the slowest winning time, the race-winning time was 1:15.42 in the 2017 renewal.

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

  1. Royal Scotsman (1:09.66) in 2022
  2. Ivawood (1:10.09) in 2014
  3. Supremacy (1:10.13) in 2020
What the expert says...
Since 2008, the July Stakes which is run at Newmarket has produced seven winners of this race, the last to do so was Asymmetric in 2021 who finished runner-up in the July Stakes before coming to win this race.

Andy Powell - Horse Racing Betting Expert - OLBG.com

Richmond Stakes Past Winners

Here are the Richmond 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 the total number of runners in the race. The horse's trainer at the time of winning the Richmond Stakes and the jockey is also displayed along with the starting price the horse was sent off.

YearHorse (Drawn)Info
2023
1:13.45
Vandeek (GB)
2yo 9-2 (3 of 7) 11/8F
Andrea Atzeni
Simon & Ed Crisford (GB)
2022
1:09.66
Royal Scotsman (IRE)
2yo 9-2 (5 of 8) 5/6F
Jim Crowley
Paul & Oliver Cole (GB)
2021
1:14.31
Asymmetric (IRE)
2yo 9-0 (7 of 7) 11/4F
Martin Harley
Alan King (GB)
2020
1:10.13
Supremacy (IRE)
2yo 9-0 (2 of 7) 11/2
Adam Kirby
Clive Cox (GB)
2019
1:11.01
Golden Horde (IRE)
2yo 9-0 (5 of 13) 15/2
Adam Kirby
Clive Cox (GB)
2018
1:11.50
Land Force (IRE)
2yo 9-0 (1 of 9) 5/2F
Ryan Moore
A P O'Brien (IRE)
2017
1:15.42
Barraquero (IRE)
2yo 9-0 (3 of 7) 4/1
William Buick
Brian Meehan (GB)
2016
1:11.00
Mehmas (IRE)
2yo 9-3 (3 of 4) 7/2
Frankie Dettori
Richard Hannon (GB)
2015
1:10.82
Shalaa (IRE)
2yo 9-3 (6 of 8) 11/8F
Frankie Dettori
John Gosden (GB)
2014
1:10.09
Ivawood (IRE)
2yo 9-3 (5 of 8) 2/5F
Richard Hughes
Richard Hannon (GB)

Where have the winning runners come from?

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

  • GB: 18 winners with an additional 29 placings from 149 runners
  • IRE: 1 winner with an additional 2 placings from 9 runners
  • FR: 1 winner with an additional 1 placing from 4 runners
  • HK: 0 winners with an additional 0 placings from 1 runner

Richmond Stakes Trainer Statistics

There are multiple leading trainers in the Richmond Stakes over the last 20 renewals with Richard Hannon, Clive Cox and Peter Chapple-Hyam having all won the race two times. Richard Hannon's winners have been with Ivawood (2014) and Mehmas (2016). Clive Cox winners have been with Golden Horde (2019) and Supremacy (2020). Peter Chapple-Hyam winners have been with Montgomerys Arch (2004) and Hamoody (2006).

Here are some of the top Richmond 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):

TrainerR-W-PWinEW
Richard Hannon9-2-3-3.10-6.12
Clive Cox5-2-3+10.00+6.84
Peter Chapple-Hyam2-2-2+7.33+4.42
Brian Meehan11-1-2-6.00-6.65
A P O'Brien7-1-3-3.50+0.30
William Haggas6-1-4+0.00+0.90
John Gosden4-1-2-1.62-1.40
Alan King1-1-1+2.75+1.72
Simon & Ed Crisford1-1-1+1.38+0.86
Paul & Oliver Cole1-1-1+0.83+0.50

Richmond Stakes Jockey Statistics

There are multiple leading jockeys in the Richmond Stakes over the last 20 renewals with Ryan Moore, Frankie Dettori and Adam Kirby having all won the race two times. Ryan Moore winners have been with Saayerr (2013) and Land Force (2018). Frankie Dettori winners have been with Shalaa (2015) and Mehmas (2016). Adam Kirby winners have been with Golden Horde (2019) and Supremacy (2020).

Here are some of the top Richmond 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):

JockeyR-W-PWinEW
Ryan Moore11-2-2-1.50-3.50
Frankie Dettori11-2-4-4.12-6.45
Adam Kirby5-2-3+10.00+6.84
Joe Fanning6-1-2+4.00+1.40
William Buick6-1-4-1.00+1.70
Jim Crowley6-1-2-4.17-3.63
Martin Harley2-1-1+1.75+0.72
Andrea Atzeni2-1-1+0.38-0.14
James Doyle7-0-1-7.00-5.10
Jamie Spencer6-0-2-6.00-2.30

Richmond Stakes Trend Analysis

The trend factor which had produced 10+ winners and shows the best LSP, an LSP of +3.11 is when runners ran on Good ground on debut. The worst performing factor that has failed to produce a single winner is when runners had a highest class run of Class 1 (L), when backing these the trend shows a record of 0-27.

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

  • 2023: Winner in 3 (1) [7 Runners]
  • 2022: Winner in 5 (6,7) [8 Runners]
  • 2021: Winner in 7 (4) [7 Runners]
  • 2020: Winner in 2 (4) [7 Runners]
  • 2019: Winner in 5 (1,7) [13 Runners]

The course which has produced the most winners of the Richmond Stakes is Newmarket (July), there has been a total number of 9 winners of this race who ran at Newmarket (July) last time out. The next best course which has produced the second most winners is Ascot, there has been a total number of 3 winners of this race who ran at Ascot last time out.

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

  • Acclamation (3 Wins)
  • Zebedee (2 Wins)

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

  • Bahamian Bounty (0 Wins from 5 runners)
  • Dark Angel (0 Wins from 5 runners)
  • Kheleyf (0 Wins from 5 runners)
  • Kodiac (0 Wins from 5 runners)
  • Oasis Dream (0 Wins from 5 runners)

Looking at the winning odds over the last 20 renewals, the biggest-priced winner was Always Hopeful in 2005, winning for E J O'Neill at odds of 12/1 under the guidance of Graham Gibbons. Looking at the runners at the head of the market over the last 20 renewals there have been 10 winning favourites in the race. Before placing your bet on the 2024 Richmond Stakes head over to see which other runners today are being backed by the best racing tipsters today.

Races Covered at Glorious Goodwood

Here is the schedule for the five-day Glorious Goodwood festival for races which we cover with blogs, each race will be linked to the race blog and detail last year's winner in the table below.

Glorious Goodwood races for Tuesday 30th July 2024

RaceLast WinnerInfo
13:50
Chesterfield Cup Handicap
Ancient Rome (USA)
4yo - 33/1
Charles Hills
Jamie Spencer
14:25
Vintage Stakes
Haatem (IRE)
2yo - 9/4
Richard Hannon
Sean Levey
15:00
Lennox Stakes
Kinross (GB)
6yo - 10/11
Ralph Beckett
Frankie Dettori
15:35
Goodwood Cup
Quickthorn (GB)
6yo - 16/1
Hughie Morrison
Tom Marquand

Glorious Goodwood races for Wednesday 31st July 2024

RaceLast WinnerInfo
14:25
Oak Tree Stakes
Magical Sunset (IRE)
3yo - 18/1
Richard Hannon
Kevin Stott
15:00
Molecomb Stakes
Big Evs (IRE)
2yo - 9/4
Michael Appleby
Jason Hart
15:35
Sussex Stakes
Paddington (GB)
3yo - 4/9
A P OBrien
Ryan Moore

Glorious Goodwood races for Thursday 1st August 2024

RaceLast WinnerInfo
13:50
Kincsem Handicap
Royal Rhyme (IRE)
3yo - 9/1
K R Burke
Clifford Lee
14:25
Richmond Stakes
Vandeek (GB)
2yo - 11/8
Simon & Ed Crisford
Andrea Atzeni
15:00
Gordon Stakes
Desert Hero (GB)
3yo - 7/1
William Haggas
Tom Marquand
15:35
Nassau Stakes
Al Husn (IRE)
4yo - 9/1
Roger Varian
Jim Crowley

Glorious Goodwood races for Friday 2nd August 2024

RaceLast WinnerInfo
13:50
Goodwood Handicap
Temporize (GB)
4yo - 6/1
Syd Hosie
Luke Morris
14:25
Thoroughbred Stakes
Epictetus (IRE)
3yo - 6/1
John & Thady Gosden
Frankie Dettori
15:00
Golden Mile Handicap
Johan (GB)
6yo - 25/1
Jack Channon
James Doyle
15:35
King George Stakes
Highfield Princess (FR)
6yo - 4/9
John Quinn
Jason Hart
16:10
Glorious Stakes
Hamish (GB)
7yo - 5/6
William Haggas
Tom Marquand

Glorious Goodwood races for Saturday 3rd August 2024

RaceLast WinnerInfo
13:40
Stewards Sprint Handicap
Monsieur Kodi (IRE)
4yo - 9/2
Richard Fahey
Oisin Orr
14:10
Summer Handicap
Sweet William (IRE)
4yo - 9/4
John & Thady Gosden
Robert Havlin
14:45
Lillie Langtry Stakes
Sumo Sam (GB)
3yo - 25/1
Paul & Oliver Cole
Tom Marquand
15:20
Stewards Cup
Aberama Gold (GB)
6yo - 18/1
David OMeara
Andrea Atzeni

Article Contributor Information

We are blessed with an excellent team of specialists and experts at OLBG. Contributing to creating and maintaining this Richmond Stakes Preview are at hand, Andy and James. They both work on the Horse racing tips team team looking after the tipsters and managing the tips settlement, whilst also creating and managing all of the horse racing event previews for Flat Racing.

James Banting

James Banting

Tipster competition assistant

James Banting, a passionate horse racing enthusiast and aficionado, brings a wealth of experience to OLBG, having attended numerous race meetings over the years. His background working with the Jockey Club provides him with a unique insider's perspective on the industry.
Andy Powell

Andy Powell

Content editor

Andy, a seasoned horse racing expert with over 15 years of experience, possesses a comprehensive understanding of the sport, from delving into complex statistical data for flat racing in the UK and Ireland to crafting insightful flat racing blogs for OLBG.

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