Finished fifth and sixth at Ayr, fading after setting an overly strong pace. Smaller fields and quicker ground plays to their strengths.
Features: Left-handed, galloping track. 5f track is quite sharp.
Draw Bias: Weak – A high draw, against the stand’s side is the best draw. Otherwise the track is quite fair.
Pace Bias: Moderate – Horses who stalk the pace are favoured over sprint distances. Hold-up horses find it difficult to win over 5f.
Top Trainers: Linda Perratt has a 9% strike rate with 23 winners from 273 runners; showing a profit of £24.75 over the last five seasons.
Top Jockeys: Paul Mulrennan has a 19% strike rate, with 21 wins from 113 rides; showing a profit of £22.80 on all his rides over the last five seasons.
Racecourse: National Hunt
Features: Left-handed, galloping, generally flat. Fences are above average difficulty.
Top Trainers: Donald McCain has a 25% strike rate with 31 winners from 123 runners; showing a loss of £9.20 over the last five seasons.
Top Jockeys: Brain Harding has an 21% strike rate, with 26 wins from 122 rides; showing a profit of £10.99 on all his rides over the last five seasons.