2022 Sun Chariot Stakes Preview
Scheduled to take place in October of each year at the Newmarket racecourse is the Sun Chariot Stakes, a Group 1 race which is part of the British Champions Mile Series, this race is open to only fillies and mares who are aged three or older with three-year-olds having to carry 9-0 whilst the older runners have to carry 3lb more (9-3).
We also have a dedicated Newmarket Betting Picks page that will cover this race as well as all of the other races on the day of the race, see which runners the OLBG racing tipsters are predicting to win this race and the others on the cards.
The runner that holds the record over the past 20 renewals for the slowest time in the race was set in the 2020 renewal when Nazeef from John Gosden who under the guidance of Jim Crowley, won in a time of 1:42.21, whilst at the other end of the spectrum, Sahpresa, trained by Rod Collet and ridden by Ted Durcan set the quickest time of 1:34.40 in the 2009 renewal.
These are the top three quickest run Sun Chariot Stakes over the last 20 renewals:
- 2009 - Sahpresa (1:34.40)
- 2012 - Siyouma (1:34.66)
- 2017 - Roly Poly (1:34.88)
How competitive is the Sun Chariot Stakes market? When looking at the over-rounds for the last 20 renewals, the most competitive market was in 2006 when the race had an over-round of 108%. The race in 2002 was a race that was most in the bookie's favour with an over-round of 122%, whilst on average over the last 20 renewals of the Sun Chariot Stakes, the over-round has been 114% that means the bookie expects to pay out £100 for every £114 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 Sun Chariot Stakes next time out then you would have back a total of 1 winner. Backing all 18 runners who have been out since to win at SP next time out, would have returned an LSP of -14.15. Remember to bookmark the racing tips page so you can get easy access to the OLBG racing picks on a daily basis.
Sun Chariot Stakes Past Ten Winners
Here are the past 10 winners of the Sun Chariot 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 Sun Chariot Stakes as well as the jockey is also displayed along with the starting price the horse was sent off.
3yo 9-0 (3 of 12) 5/1
4yo 9-3 (12 of 12) 17/2
4yo 9-3 (1 of 9) 16/1
3yo 9-0 (9 of 9) 11/4F
K R Burke
3yo 9-0 (1 of 13) 4/1
A P O'Brien
3yo 9-0 (7 of 8) 13/8F
A P O'Brien
5yo 9-3 (1 of 9) 11/8F
4yo 9-3 (8 of 7) 7/2F
Sir Michael Stoute
3yo 8-13 (2 of 7) 7/4F
Richard Hannon Snr
4yo 9-3 (1 of 8) 12/1
Where have the winning runners come from?
Here are the countries where the winning trainers of the Sun Chariot Stakes have been based:
- GB: 11 winners with an additional 28 placings from 125 runners
- FR: 5 winners with an additional 5 placings from 24 runners
- IRE: 4 winners with an additional 3 placings from 30 runners
- GER: 0 winners with an additional 0 placings from 1 runner
Sun Chariot Stakes Trainer Statistics
The leading trainer in the Sun Chariot Stakes over the last 20 renewals is A P O'Brien who has won the race 3 times. Those 3 winners came from Halfway To Heaven (2008), Alice Springs (2016) & Roly Poly (2017). The only other trainer to have recorded multiple wins in the Sun Chariot Stakes is Sir Michael Stoute (2 wins). There is one trainer who has not had the best of times in the Sun Chariot Stakes, James Fanshawe has sent a total of 10 runners to the race without recording any wins.
Here are some of the top Sun Chariot 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||15-3-5||+1.63||-1.75|
|Sir Michael Stoute||17-2-9||-4.50||+0.21|
|Saeed bin Suroor||4-1-2||+6.00||+3.60|
|K R Burke||2-1-1||+1.75||+0.65|
|D K Weld||2-1-1||+0.38||-0.17|
Sun Chariot Stakes Jockey Statistics
The leading jockey in the Sun Chariot Stakes over the last 20 renewals is Ryan Moore who has won the race 3 times. Those 3 winners came from Integral (2014), Alice Springs (2016) & Roly Poly (2017).
Here are some of the top Sun Chariot 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 Sun Chariot Stakes Trends
Favourites finishing positions (oldest to latest): ,1,5,2,5,3,3,2,2,4,1,7,1,(1,2,3,4),1,1,2,1,(7,8),4,2
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 (71%) - Had won 1-3 that season
- 20 / 20 (73%) - No bigger than 16/1
- 20 / 20 (76%) - Within first 7 of the market
- 20 / 20 (89%) - No bigger than 14/1 (LTO)
- 19 / 20 (70%) - Carried 122-129 lbs (LTO)
- 19 / 20 (87%) - Field of 7+ runners (LTO)
- 19 / 20 (87%) - First six (LTO)
- 19 / 20 (89%) - Had placed in a Group race
- 17 / 20 (79%) - Ideally held an OR of 106+
Remember to use the trends listed above along with the Newmarket racing predictions to see if you can find the winner of the Sun Chariot Stakes. Did you know that we have an OLBG Betting School section on OLBG? It is a place to help you improve your betting experience with articles like the How to Find Winners - 101 Tips to Choose A Winning Horse Racing Bet.
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Sun Chariot Stakes Trend Analysis
The trend factor which has produced 10+ winners and shows the best LSP, an LSP of +34.76 is when runners had 2 starts in the past 90 days. The worst performing factor which has failed to produce a single winner is when runners had 0 season wins, when backing these the trend shows a record of 0-42.
Here are the most recent winning draws along with the further placings in brackets:
- 2021: Winner in 3 (10,9) [12 Runners]
- 2020: Winner in 12 (1,9) [12 Runners]
- 2019: Winner in 1 (4,3) [9 Runners]
- 2018: Winner in 9 (10,1) [9 Runners]
- 2017: Winner in 1 (10,13) [13 Runners]
Looking over the past renewals, These are the stallions whose offspring have produced multiple winners of the Sun Chariot Stakes:
- Sahm (3 Wins)
- Pivotal (2 Wins)
- Spinning World (2 Wins)
These are the stallions whose offspring have not produced a winner of the Sun Chariot Stakes despite multiple attempts:
- Dansili (0 Wins from 5 runners)
- Shamardal (0 Wins from 5 runners)
Looking at the winning odds over the last 20 renewals, the biggest priced winner was Billesdon Brook in 2019 when winning for Richard Hannon at odds of 16/1 under the guidance of Sean Levey. 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. Whilst we wait for the 2022 Sun Chariot Stakes remember you can get daily racing predictions from the top racing tipsters on the best racing tipsters page.
Other Principal races at Newmarket racecourse
Here are some other notable races at Newmarket racecourse for throughout the racing season which you may be interested in.
Races in April
Races in May
Races in July
- B365 Heritage Handicap
- B365 Mile Handicap
- B365 Sprint Heritage Handicap
- Bahrain Trophy Stakes
- Bunbury Cup
- Duchess of Cambridge Stakes
- Falmouth Stakes
- July Cup
- July Stakes
- Princess of Wales's Stakes
- Superlative Stakes
Races in September
- Cambridgeshire Handicap
- Cheveley Park Stakes
- Joel Stakes
- Princess Royal Stakes
- Royal Lodge Stakes
- Tattersall Stakes