Betfair Stayers Hurdle 2020
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When is The Betfair Stayers Hurdle 2020?
Established in 2005, Fixed Brush Handicap Hurdle is better known as the Betfair Stayers Hurdle after it's sponsor's name.
It takes place on Saturday 21st November 2020 with the race starting at 2.25pm at Haydock.
At 3 mile and a half furlong, this Grade 3 race is open to horses aged 4 years and older.
Last year's winner took home prize money of £56950.
Betfair Stayers Hurdle Previous Winners
|21.11.2020||Haydock||3m½f||Soft||17||Main Fact (USA)||Blame (USA)||7||Gillard, Fergus (7)||Pipe, D E||13/2||10-11||147||1(0)||17d|
|23.11.2019||Haydock||3m½f||Good To Soft||17||Stoney Mountain (IRE)||Mountain High (IRE)||6||OBrien, T J||Daly, H D||16/1||11-3||138||1(0)||27d|
|24.11.2018||Haydock||3m½f||Good||7||Paisley Park (IRE)||Oscar (IRE)||6||Coleman, A||Lavelle, Miss E C||4/1||11-12||147||0(0)||27d|
|25.11.2017||Haydock||2m7f||Heavy||16||Sam Spinner||Black Sam Bellamy (IRE)||5||Colliver, J||OKeeffe, Jedd||6/1||10-9||139||0(0)||42d|
|19.11.2016||Haydock||2m7f||Heavy||13||Kruzhlinin (GER)||Sholokhov (IRE)||9||Johnson, Richard||Hobbs, P J||9/1||10-13||136||3(0)||14d|
|21.11.2015||Haydock||2m7f||Soft||16||Baradari (IRE)||Manduro (GER)||5||Skelton, Harry||Skelton, Daniel||12/1||11-2||136||1(1)||225d|
|22.11.2014||Haydock||3m||Soft||16||Aubusson (FR)||Ballingarry (IRE)||5||Kelly, Lizzie (7)||Williams, Nick||9/1||10-13||141||0(0)||28d|
|23.11.2013||Haydock||3m||Soft||17||Gevrey Chambertin (FR)||Dom Alco (FR)||5||Scudamore, Tom||Pipe, D E||6/1||11-7||143||1(0)||232d|
|24.11.2012||Haydock||3m||Soft||16||Trustan Times (IRE)||Heron Island (IRE)||6||Costello, Dougie||Easterby, T D||10/1||11-12||142||0(0)||21d|
|19.11.2011||Haydock||3m||Good To Soft||20||Dynaste (FR)||Martaline||5||OFarrell, C (3)||Pipe, D E||7/1||10-13||141||0(0)||252d|
|20.11.2010||Haydock||3m||Good To Soft||18||Grands Crus (FR)||Dom Alco (FR)||5||Scudamore, Tom||Pipe, D E||6/4||10-10||132||0(0)||6d|
|21.11.2009||Haydock||3m1f||Soft||16||Diamond Harry||Sir Harry Lewis (USA)||6||Murphy, Timmy||Williams, Nick||9/2||11-12||149||0(0)||255d|
|22.11.2008||Haydock||3m||Good To Soft||15||According To Pete||Accordion (IRE)||7||Lee, G||Jefferson, J M||11/2||10-13||132||2(1)||15d|
|24.11.2007||Haydock||2m7½f||Good To Soft||18||Millenium Royal (FR)||Mansonnien (FR)||7||Pieux, C||Doumen, F||20/1||11-12||156||2(0)||254d|
Betfair Stayers Hurdle Stats and Trends
Betfair Stayers Hurdle
12 Year Trends and Statistics
- Age – 10 of the last 12 winners were aged 5 or 6..
- Sex – All of the last 12 winners were geldings.
- Country – 4 of the last 12 winners were bred in France, 4 in Ireland, 3 in Great Britain and 1 in Germany..
- Colour – 6 of the last 12 winners were bay (b), 3 were grey.
- Starting Price (SP) – 9 of the last 12 winners returned a SP of between 6/1 and 16/1.
- Starting Price Rank – Just 1 of the last 12 winners started as favourite and 9 were in the first 5 in the betting.
- Headgear – 9 of the last 12 winners wore no headgear.
- Weight Carried – 10 of the last 12 winners carried between 10st 13lb and 11st 8lb
- Days Since Last Run – 8 of the last 12 winners had run between 6 and 42 days ago the other four had been off the track at least 225 days.
- Last Run Form – 4 of the last 12 winners had won last time out, 8 of them finished in the first 3 last time.
- Race Type LTO – 10 of the last 12 winners had run in a handicap last time out.
- Official Rating – 9 of the last 12 winners had an official rating between 139 and 149.
Betfair Stayers Hurdle Results
Betfair Exchange Stayers Handicap Hurdle (Grade 3)
Distance: 3m½f (5338 yards) Prize (winner): £45560 Dir: Left Handed
Runners: 17 Going: Soft Class: Class 1 Grade 3 Age Restrictions: 4yo+
Winners Time: 6 mins 22.32s Avg OR: 141 Median OR: 140
1 Main Fact 13/2
2 Third Wind 6/1J
3 Highland Hunter 7/1
4 Ask Dillon 20/1
17 ran NR: I K Brunel Distances: 2¾l, 1¾l, 1¼l
|No||Place||Dist Bt||Horse||Age||Weight||Headgear||OR||Trainer||Jockey (Claim)||Odds||BF||BFP|
|4||1st||Main Fact (USA)||7||10-11||147||Pipe, D E||Gillard, Fergus (7)||13/2||10.98||2.81|
|held up towards rear, well off the pace when ridden approaching 3 out, headway under pressure 2 out, 5th jumping last, stayed on strongly to lead flat, won going away BF IP MIN 1.01 BF IP MAX 14|
|6||2nd||2.75||Third Wind||6||10-12||141||Morrison, H||ONeill, Jonjo (Jr)||6/1 (JFav)||7.87||2.16|
|midfield, smooth headway before 3 out, ridden to lead before last, headed run in, kept on BF IP MIN 1.5 BF IP MAX 1000|
|18||3rd||1.75||Highland Hunter (IRE)||7||10-4||133||Nicholls, P F||Bowen, Sean P||7/1||7.45||2.58|
|held up in touch, ridden after 4 out, in contention when hampered by faller 3 out, driven to press leaders last, kept on flat BF IP MIN 3 BF IP MAX 1000|
|7||4th||1.25||Ask Dillon (IRE)||7||10-9||CkPc||141||OBrien, Fergal||Brace, Connor (3)||20/1||28.64||5.68|
|prominent, ridden approaching 3 out, ridden to lead before 2 out, headed before last, no extra BF IP MIN 8 BF IP MAX 1000|
|8||5th||3||West To The Bridge (IRE)||7||10-11||Hood||140||Skelton, Daniel||Skelton, Harry||20/1||28.00||5.56|
|held up towards rear, steady headway between horses before 4 out, progress to chase leaders travelling strongly 2 out, ridden and weakened flat BF IP MIN 3.9 BF IP MAX 790|
|3||6th||3.5||The Jam Man (IRE)||7||11-0||148||McNally, Ronan M P||OSullivan, Miss Maxine (5)||7/1||12.50||2.72|
|held up towards rear, off the pace when ridden 3 out, stayed on from before last BF IP MIN 8.2 BF IP MAX 1000|
|1||7th||1||Kalashnikov (IRE)||7||11-12||WS||155||Murphy, Amy||Quinlan, Jack||22/1||18.59||5.20|
|held up towards rear, steady headway into midfield 6th, ridden after 4 out, switched wide and close up 3 out, weakened 2 out BF IP MIN 6 BF IP MAX 1000|
|13||8th||0.5||Flashjack (IRE)||10||10-8||137||Daly, H D||Nolan, Michael G||40/1||70.00||8.23|
|ridden handy, not fluent 1st, hit 8th, ridden after 4 out, weakened before 3 out BF IP MIN 27 BF IP MAX 1000|
|10||9th||1.75||Imperial Alcazar (IRE)||6||10-11||TT||140||OBrien, Fergal||Brennan, P J||13/2||8.83||2.57|
|held up in touch, chased leaders 5th, upsides 7th, led approaching 3 out, headed before 2 out, weakened before last BF IP MIN 5.2 BF IP MAX 1000|
|16||10th||0.5||Justatenner||9||10-2||Hood||134||Davidson, Tristan||Reed, Harry (3)||80/1||205.36||16.99|
|in rear, modest headway 3 out, kept on but no impression from 2 out BF IP MIN 60 BF IP MAX 1000|
|9||11th||3.5||Clyne||10||10-6||140||Williams, Evan||Nailor, Jordan (5)||50/1||60.27||8.63|
|led, joined 1st, headed 2nd, led narrowly 4th, disputed lead 5th, headed 7th, ridden after 4 out, one pace from 3 out BF IP MIN 38 BF IP MAX 950|
|2||F||Wholestone (IRE)||9||11-6||149||Twiston-Davies, N A||Jacob, Daryl||33/1||60.00||8.80|
|pressed leader, upsides 1st, led narrowly 2nd, headed 4th, upsides 5th, led marginally 4 out, headed when fell 3 out BF IP MIN 13.5 BF IP MAX 1000|
|11||PU||Dolphin Square (IRE)||6||10-10||139||Hobbs, P J||Johnson, Richard||17/2||10.00||2.83|
|prominent, ridden after 4 out, weakened 2 out, pulled up before last BF IP MIN 9.2 BF IP MAX 900|
|14||PU||Relegate (IRE)||7||10-8||CkPc||137||Murphy, C A||Power, R M||6/1 (JFav)||9.60||2.34|
|towards rear, not fluent 7th and dropped to rear, losing touch when pulled up before 4 out BF IP MIN 7.2 BF IP MAX 1000|
|15||PU||Collooney (IRE)||6||10-5||TT||134||Murphy, Olly||Coleman, A||14/1||21.92||4.41|
|held up in rear of midfield, towards rear when ridden after 4 out, well beaten 3 out, pulled up before last BF IP MIN 8 BF IP MAX 1000|
|17||PU||Fauburg Rosetgri (FR)||8||10-5||134||Twiston-Davies, N A||Twiston-Davies, Sam||80/1||179.19||17.77|
|midfield, ridden and not much room after 4 out, detached 3 out, pulled up before 2 out BF IP MIN 55 BF IP MAX 500|
|5||PU||Who Dares Wins (IRE)||8||11-4||CkPc||147||King, A||Cannon, Tom J||33/1||68.12||8.80|
|midfield, ridden and lost place after 4 out, weakened before 3 out, tailed off when pulled up before last BF IP MIN 40 BF IP MAX 1000|
Betfair Best Odds On ITV Races Stayers Handicap Hurdle (Grade 3)
Distance: 3m½f (5338 yards) Prize (winner): £56950 Dir: Left Handed
Runners: 17 Going: Good To Soft Class: Class 1 Grade 3 Age Restrictions: 4yo+
Winners Time: 6 mins 1.20s Avg OR: 135 Median OR: 134
1 Stoney Mountain (IRE) 16/1
2 Acey Milan (IRE) 7/1
3 Tedham 5/1 (FAV)
Distances: 2.25, 0.75
Time: 6 mins 1.20s
|No||Place||Dist Bt||Horse||Age||Weight||Headgear||OR||Trainer||Jockey (Claim)||Odds||BF||BFP|
|6||1st||Stoney Mountain (IRE)||6||11-3||138||Daly, H D||OBrien, T J||16/1||22.06||4.40|
|mid-division, chased leaders 3 out, soon ridden and one pace, rallied after last, finished strongly to lead towards finish BF IP MIN 1.01 BF IP MAX 150|
|17||2nd||2.25||Acey Milan (IRE)||5||10-4||CkPc TT||128||Honeyball, A J||Dingle, Rex (3)||7/1||8.50||2.92|
|pressed leader, led narrowly after 4 out, ridden after next, not fluent last, kept on until headed and no extra towards finish BF IP MIN 1.42 BF IP MAX 1000|
|15||3rd||0.75||Tedham||5||10-9||130||ONeill, Jonjo||Scholfield, Nick||5/1 (Fav)||6.61||2.26|
|in touch, pushed along and lost place before 3 out, ridden after next, rallied after last, stayed on to take never nearer 3rd near finish BF IP MIN 4.9 BF IP MAX 1000|
|10||4th||NK||Ask Ben (IRE)||6||10-12||133||McPherson, Graeme P||Woods, K K||10/1||11.83||3.42|
|tracked leaders, challenged before 4 out, ridden after 2 out, stayed on and every chance flat, no extra and lost place closing stages BF IP MIN 2.1 BF IP MAX 1000|
|2||5th||3.25||Umbrigado (IRE)||5||11-7||WS||142||Pipe, D E||Scudamore, Tom||7/1||12.41||3.40|
|mid-division, headway 7th, tracked leaders next, one pace when switched right before 2 out, soon ridden, kept on, no impression BF IP MIN 2.52 BF IP MAX 1000|
|11||6th||6||Echiquier (FR)||5||10-12||133||Twiston-Davies, N A||Jacob, Daryl||20/1||26.17||6.40|
|mid-division, headway 3 out, ridden to chase leaders before next, kept on same pace, never on terms, weakened flat BF IP MIN 4.1 BF IP MAX 950|
|8||7th||4||Mega Yeats (IRE)||5||10-13||134||Jefferson, Ruth||Hamilton, Jamie||33/1||51.11||8.73|
|tracked leaders, driven after next, never on terms, lost place after next, weakened flat BF IP MIN 18 BF IP MAX 1000|
|13||8th||2.75||Highland Hunter (IRE)||6||10-10||131||Nicholls, P F||Twiston-Davies, Sam||9/1||12.00||3.75|
|in touch, driven and outpaced 3 out, no impression after BF IP MIN 9 BF IP MAX 1000|
|3||9th||3.5||Lisnagar Oscar (IRE)||6||11-6||141||Curtis, Miss Rebecca||Hughes, Brian||9/1||13.22||2.79|
|mid-division, outpaced after 4 out, never a threat BF IP MIN 10 BF IP MAX 250|
|7||10th||10||Diomede des Mottes (FR)||6||10-9||TT||137||Skelton, Daniel||Marshall, William (7)||16/1||22.54||4.90|
|towards rear, hampered 5th, headway on outside 7th, ridden and lost place after 4 out, behind from next BF IP MIN 21 BF IP MAX 1000|
|9||11th||28||Potters Corner (IRE)||9||10-13||CkPc||134||Williams, Christian||Heskin, A P||50/1||312.41||23.69|
|always towards rear, struggling 4 out, tailed off next BF IP MIN 120 BF IP MAX 1000|
|5||12th||24||Flash The Steel (IRE)||7||11-3||TT||138||Skelton, Daniel||Andrews, Bridget||12/1||15.62||3.61|
|mid-division on outside, headway after 4 out, chased leaders next, soon ridden, never on terms, weakened 2 out, tailed off BF IP MIN 10 BF IP MAX 1000|
|4||13th||61||Eight And Bob||6||11-5||140||Mullins, W P||Power, R M||12/1||24.00||4.20|
|held up, always behind, ridden and weakened after 4 out, continued tailed off BF IP MIN 13 BF IP MAX 1000|
|14||F||Liosduin Bhearna (IRE)||6||10-10||131||OBrien, Fergal||Brennan, P J||25/1||32.62||5.92|
|held up mid-division, fell 5th BF IP MIN 28 BF IP MAX 1000|
|12||PU||Breaking Waves (IRE)||5||10-10||131||Williams, Noel||Frost, Bryony||15/2||11.00||3.16|
|behind from 2nd, never travelled well after, lost touch and pulled up after 6th BF IP MIN 9 BF IP MAX 1000|
|16||PU||Sirobbie (IRE)||5||10-8||129||Whittington, H||Sheehan, Gavin||20/1||43.44||6.20|
|behind, hampered 5th, pushed along after next, tailed off 4 out, pulled up before next BF IP MIN 36 BF IP MAX 1000|
|1||PU||Sykes (IRE)||10||11-12||147||Martin, Miss Nicky||Griffiths, Matt||33/1||65.00||8.53|
|led, headed after 4 out, soon driven and lost place, weakened quickly before next, tailed off when pulled up before 2 out BF IP MIN 28 BF IP MAX 1000|
Betfair Stayers Hurdle Tips
Early declarations are in and 37 are entered, a maximum of 17 will run. IMPERIAL ALCAZAR has been installed as the ante-post favourite, COOLANY, HONEST VIC and RELEGATE are also attracting early money but until we get the weights and the final field I won’t be trying to pick a winner.
Keith's tip on raceday
DOLPHIN SQUARE 14:25 Haydock 16/1 each way – Progressive since switching to handicaps, winning once and making the frame on the three other occasions. Still looks well handicapped on that evidence and can get involved again.
How did we do?
DOLPHIN SQUARE ran well until about 4 from home when the stamina sapping conditions got to him and he waekened before pulling up 2 out.
An amazing training performance from David Pipe who saddled MAIN FACT to win his 9th race in a row going up 43 lb in the handicap in the process.
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