13th Mar 2018 | Cheltenham Festival
RSA Chase Trends
Lord Windermere and Don Poli have bucked recent winning 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.
11 of the last 12 winners finished in the top two of their last race.
11 of the last 12 winners had raced at least three times that season.
9 of the last 12 winners have been aged seven.
Horses that fit all the trends:
Odds correct at time of publishing: 19:09 13th Mar, 2018 but subject to change