10th Mar 2020 | Cheltenham Festival
RSA Chase Trends
Is there a horse capable of following the trends? We examine the profile of past RSA Chase winners.
Race Profile: Run over three miles, the RSA is commonly known as the ‘Novices’ Gold Cup’ as many former winners go on to contest the following year’s Gold Cup. Lord Windermere achieved the double whilst Denman followed up his 2007 RSA Chase win with victory in the 2008 Gold Cup.
13 of the last 14 winners finished in the top two of their last race.
12 of the last 14 winners had raced at least three times that season.
11 of the last 14 winners have been aged seven.
Horses that fit all the trends:
Odds correct at time of publishing: 17:39 10th Mar, 2020 but subject to change