2022 Stewards Sprint Handicap Preview
Scheduled to take place in July of each year at the Goodwood Racecourse during the Glorious Goodwood festival is the Class 2 Stewards Sprint Handicap which is a consolation race for those who did not make it into the Stewards Cup. The race is run over the same conditions as the Stewards Cup, a trip of six furlongs and is open to runners aged three or older.
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The runner that holds the record over the past 20 renewals for the slowest time in the race was set in the 2021 renewal when Mr Wagyu from John Quinn who under the guidance of Jason Hart, won in a time of 1:15.00, whilst at the other end of the spectrum, Fantasy Believer, trained by John Quinn and ridden by Jimmy Fortune set the quickest time of 1:09.74 in the 2006 renewal.
These are the top three quickest run Stewards Sprint Handicap over the last 20 renewals:
- 2006 - Fantasy Believer (1:09.74)
- 2015 - Golden Steps (1:10.30)
- 2011 - Son Of The Cat (1:10.32)
How competitive is the Stewards Sprint Handicap market? When looking at the over-rounds for the last 20 renewals, the most competitive market was in 2020 when the race had an over-round of 124%. The race in 2006 was a race that was most in the bookie's favour with an over-round of 140%, whilst on average over the last 20 renewals of the Stewards Sprint Handicap, the over-round has been 133% that means the bookie expects to pay out £100 for every £133 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 Stewards Sprint Handicap next time out then you would have back a total of 1 winners. Backing all 19 runners who have been out since to win at SP next time out, would have returned an LSP of -14.50. Before placing your bet on the 2022 Stewards Sprint Handicap see which other runners today are being back on the racing predictions page.
Stewards Sprint Handicap Past Ten Winners
Here are the past 10 winners of the Stewards Sprint 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 Stewards Sprint Handicap as well as the jockey is also displayed along with the starting price the horse was sent off.
6yo 9-8 (17 of 25) 16/1
6yo 9-8 (3 of 16) 7/1
Ed de Giles
9yo 9-5 (1 of 23) 20/1
5yo 9-3 (7 of 19) 10/1
|Silvestre De Sousa
3yo 8-9 (12 of 16) 9/2F
9yo 9-4 (11 of 28) 8/1
|Nathan Evans (5lbs)
4yo 9-10 (6 of 27) 10/1
6yo 9-1 (5 of 18) 7/1
|Cam Hardie (5lbs)
5yo 9-5 (27 of 24) 16/1
|Ryan Tate (5lbs)
9yo 9-0 (13 of 28) 22/1
|George Chaloner (7lbs)
Where have the winning runners come from?
Here are the countries where the winning trainers of the Stewards Sprint Handicap have been based:
- GB: 20 winners with an additional 59 placings from 443 runners
- FR: 0 winners with an additional 0 placings from 1 runner
- IRE: 0 winners with an additional 0 placings from 1 runner
- UAE: 0 winners with an additional 0 placings from 1 runner
Stewards Sprint Handicap Trainer Statistics
The leading trainer in the Stewards Sprint Handicap over the last 20 renewals is Clive Cox who has won the race 3 times. Those 3 winners came from Pearly Wey (2007), Pearly Wey (2008) & Seeking Magic (2013). Other trainers who have recorded multiple wins in the Stewards Sprint Handicap are Richard Fahey (2 wins) & John Quinn (2 wins). There are two trainers who have not had the best of times over the last 20 renewals in the Stewards Sprint Handicap, Kevin Ryan has sent a total of 14 runners to the race without recording any wins whilst Milton Bradley has sent out 14 without a winner.
Here are some of the top Stewards Sprint 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):
Stewards Sprint Handicap Jockey Statistics
There are multiple jockeys who have not had the best of times over the last 20 renewals in the Stewards Sprint Handicap, Ryan Moore (0-15), Jim Crowley (0-12), Joe Fanning (0-11) & Paul Hanagan (0-11) have all failed to produce a single winner despite having multiple rides to the race.
Here are some of the top Stewards Sprint 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):
|Silvestre De Sousa||9-1-4||+2.00||+3.50|
2022 Stewards Sprint Handicap Trends
Favourites finishing positions (oldest to latest): ,1,1,22,5,7,(3,7),11,5,(2,7),17,13,9,3,5,5,1,12,(11,19),4,15
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 (74%) - Carried 120-133lbs (Last Win)
- 20 / 20 (76%) - 8-60 Starts (Trip)
- 20 / 20 (81%) - No bigger than 10/1 (Last Win)
- 20 / 20 (85%) - 3-28 Places (Handicaps)
- 20 / 20 (85%) - Placed within last 5
- 20 / 20 (91%) - Won over 6f+
- 19 / 20 (55%) - No bigger than 22/1
- 19 / 20 (58%) - Within first 12 of market
- 19 / 20 (75%) - Highest ran of G3, Lst or Cl2
- 19 / 20 (80%) - Highest placed Listed or Cl2-3
- 19 / 20 (84%) - Not just blinkers or visor
- 19 / 20 (87%) - Focus on Geldings
- 18 / 20 (67%) - Never ran over 1m+
- 18 / 20 (77%) - Within 6lbs of average weight
- 17 / 20 (69%) - Ideally has course experience
Remember to use the trends listed above along with the Goodwood racing predictions to see if you can find the winner of the Stewards Sprint Handicap. How well do you know your horse racing? Are there certain types of races which are you are unsure of? Why not take a look at this Types Of Horse Race article to familiarise yourself with the different types of racing, that is just one of many helpful horse racing articles in the OLBG Betting School.
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Stewards Sprint Handicap Trend Analysis
The trend factor which has produced 10+ winners and shows the best LSP, an LSP of +16.00 is when runners had a highest class won of Class 2. The worst performing factor which has failed to produce a single winner is when runners had 1 career start with the jockey, when backing these the trend shows a record of 0-64.
Here are the most recent winning draws along with the further placings in brackets:
- 2021: Winner in 17 (13,12,2) [25 Runners]
- 2020: Winner in 3 (5,8,12) [16 Runners]
- 2019: Winner in 1 (4,20,24) [23 Runners]
- 2018: Winner in 7 (3,9,1) [19 Runners]
- 2017: Winner in 12 (18,3,2) [16 Runners]
The course which has produced the most winners of the Stewards Sprint Handicap is Newmarket (July), there has been a total number of 4 winners of this race who ran at Newmarket (July) last time out. The next best course which has produced the second most winners is Goodwood, there has been a total number of 3 winners of this race who ran at Goodwood 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 413 runners whilst the Female runners have produced 0 winners from a total of 33 runners.
Looking over the past renewals, These are the stallions whose offspring have produced multiple winners of the Stewards Sprint Handicap:
- Lujain (2 Wins)
- Magic Ring (2 Wins)
- Mozart (2 Wins)
These are the stallions whose offspring have not produced a winner of the Stewards Sprint Handicap despite multiple attempts:
- Invincible Spirit (0 Wins from 9 runners)
- Compton Place (0 Wins from 8 runners)
- Pivotal (0 Wins from 8 runners)
- Sakhees Secret (0 Wins from 8 runners)
- Kyllachy (0 Wins from 7 runners)
- Noverre (0 Wins from 7 runners)
- Royal Applause (0 Wins from 7 runners)
Looking at the winning odds over the last 20 renewals, the biggest priced winner was Joseph Henry in 2010 when winning for David Nicholls at odds of 28/1 under the guidance of David Probert. Looking at the runners at the head of the market over the last 20 renewals there has been a total of 3 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 2022 Stewards Sprint Handicap.
Races Covered at Glorious Goodwood
Glorious Goodwood races for Tuesday 26th July 2022
Glorious Goodwood races for Wednesday 27th July 2022
Glorious Goodwood races for Thursday 28th July 2022
Glorious Goodwood races for Friday 29th July 2022
- 13:50: Goodwood Stakes
- 14:25: Thoroughbred Stakes
- 15:00: Golden Mile
- 15:35: King George Stakes
- 16:10: Glorious Stakes