Flying Scotsman Stakes Tips 2020

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When is The Flying Scotsman Stakes 2020?

The Flying Scotsman Stakes is a Listed race on the third day of the St Leger Festival.

In 2020 this is on Friday 11th September and gets underway at 4.05pm.

It is open to two year olds and is run over the 7 furlongs and 6 yards.

Glorious Goodwood - 2019

Flying Scotsman Stakes Results

Last year, Molatham won the Flying Scotsman Stakes under the steerage of Jim Crowley.

Prize purse was £30,000 in 2019 with the winner taking £17,013.

Recent Records:
Top Jockey: Frankie Dettori (4 wins)
Top Trainer: Michael Stoute (5 wins)

Fastest time: 1:22.61 in 2004 – Librettist ridden by Frankie Dettori and trained by Saeed bin Suroor

Flying Scotsman Stakes Tips 2020

A few less stats for this race as the conditions changed in 2013 but the winner of the Flying Scotsman Stakes is most likely to be one of these three, ONE RULER, SPYCATCHER  or LANEGASH.

The final selection for this race will be sent to VIP Club Members on the morning of the race.

Flying Scotsman Stakes Stats and Trends

Keith uses a lot of factors to decide on his selections, including the stats and trends over the previous years.

Flying Scotsman Stakes 7 year Trends and Statistics 2013 – 2019

  • Age – Restricted to 2 year olds.
  • Sex – All of the last 7 winners were colts.
  • Country – 3 of the 7 winners were bred in Ireland and 3 in Great Britain the other one in the USA.
  • Colour – 3 of the 7 winners were bay (b), 3 were chestnut and one was grey.
  • Starting Price (SP) – 4 of the 7 winners returned an SP of between 1/1 and 15/8 the other 3 were between 11/2, 6/1 and 8/1.
  • Starting Price Rank – 4 of the 7 winners started as the SP favourite. All 7 of them came from the first 3 in the betting.
  • Headgear – None of the 7 winners wore any headgear. 
  • Draw – All of the7 winners were drawn in stall 5 or lower.
  • Days Since Last Run – All of the 7 winners had run between 14 and 56 days ago.
  • Last Run Form – 5 of the 7 winners had won on their previous start and all of them had finished in the first 2 last time.

Flying Scotsman Stakes Previous Winners

DateTrackDistanceGoingRunnersWinnerStallionAgeJockey (Clm)TrainerOddsWeightORStallDays
Doncaster7fGood To Firm52Evens9-00521d
Doncaster7fGood To Soft8211/109-00221d
Doncaster7fGood To Soft8211/29-098218d
Doncaster7fGood To Soft5213/89-00227d
Doncaster7fGood To Firm3230/1009-20335d
Doncaster7fGood To Firm723/19-20526d
Doncaster7fGood To Firm725/49-30653d
Doncaster7fGood To Firm8220/18-807
Doncaster7fGood To Firm424/68-110420d
Doncaster7fGood To Firm627/29-10322d


Other St Leger Festival Races 

Wednesday 9th September 2020

TimeRace NameAgeClassDistance
1.15pmDoncaster Nursery Handicap2Class 27f
1.50pmBritish Stallion Studs Ebf Maiden Stakes2Class 2One mile
2.25pmScarbrough Stakes2+Listed5f
3.00pmMondialiste Leger Legends Classified Stakes3+Class 5One mile
3.35pmSceptre Stakes3+Group 37f
4.05pmSky Sports Racing Hd Virgin 535 Handicap3+Class 21m 2f
4.35pmVisit Attheraces.com Handicap3+Class 45f

Thursday 10th September 2020

TimeRace NameAgeClassDistance
1.20pmBritish Stallion Studs Ebf 'carrie Red' Fillies' Nursery Handicap2Class 26 1/2f
1.50pmMay Hill Stakes2Group 2One mile
2.15pmWeatherbys Racing Bank 300,000 2-y-o Stakes2Class 26 1/2f
3.00pmPark Hill Fillies' Stakes3+Group 21m 6 1/2f
3.35pmWatch Free Race Replays On Attheraces.com Handicap3Class 27f
4.10pmDoncaster Handicap3+Class 36f
4.40pmSky Sports Racing Sky 415 Conditions Stakes3+Class 21m 2f

Friday 11th September 2020

TimeRace NameAgeClassDistance
1.20pmFlying Childers Stakes2Group 25f
1.50pmMallard Handicap3+Class 21m 6 1/2f
2.25pmDoncaster Cup3+Group 22m 2f
3.00pmBritish Ebf Premier Fillies' Handicap3+Class 21m 4f
3.35pmAttheraces.com Handicap3+Class 26 1/2f
4.05pmFlying Scotsman Stakes2Listed7f
4.40pmSky Sports Racing Hd Virgin 535 Maiden Stakes2Class 37f

Saturday 12th September 2020

TimeRace NameAgeClassDistance
1.15pmSky Sport Racing Hd Virgin 535 Handicap3+Class 21m
1.50pmChampagne Stakes2Group 27f
2.25pmPortland Handicap3+Class 25 1/2f
3.00pmSt Leger Stakes3Group 11m 6 1/2f
3.35pmPark Stakes3+Group 27f
4.05pmSky Sports Racing Sky 415 Nursery Handicap2Class 21m
4.40pmAttheraces.com Handicap3+Class 21m 4f

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