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Queen Alexandra Stakes Tips – Royal Ascot 2021

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When is the Queen Alexandra Stakes at Royal Ascot 2020?
Please note the day and/or time of this race has been changed for 2020
Royal Ascot Saturday 20th June 4.40 pm
The Queen Alexandra Stakes (Conditions) Age: 3yo+ Distance: Two miles six furlongs
Weight: 9st 2lb
Allowances: 2lb for 4yo, 5 lb for fillies and mares
Penalties: * 5 lb for each Class 1 win, 3 lb for each Class 2 / 3 win. * Since 19 June 2018
Prize: £90,000
History of the Queen Alexandra Stakes race at Royal Ascot
First run in 1864. The race is named after Queen Alexandra, the consort of King Edward VII.

This is Britain's longest flat race, run over 2 miles and 6 furlongs it is 21 yards longer than the Marathon Handicap at Pontefract. The extreme distance often attracts horses from National Hunt yards and jumps trainers have won four of the last seven renewals.
Run-on the final day of Royal Ascot meeting.

It sometimes features horses which ran on the first day in the Ascot Stakes. The most recent to win both in the same year was Simenon in 2012.

Royal Ascot Queen Alexandra Stakes Trends and Statistics
Here are the Queen Alexandra Stakes 12 year Trends and Statistics:

 Age – Nine of the last twelve winners were aged six or older.

  • Sex – Eleven of the last twelve winners were geldings and the other one a colt.
  • Country – Five of the last twelve winners were bred in Ireland, four in Germany, two in Great Britain and one in France. Mini angle: the German-bred winners came from just 13 runners and produced a level stakes SP profit of £21 to level £1 stakes a ROI of 261.54%.
  • Colour – Seven of the last twelve winners were bay (b), four were chestnut (ch) and one was grey (gr).
  • Starting Price (SP) – Eight of the last twelve winners returned an SP of 6/1 or less and no winner in the last twelve years has been over 12/1.
  • Starting Price Rank – Two of the last twelve winners were favourites and seven from the first three in the betting, all twelve winners came from the first six in the betting.
  • Headgear – Nine of the last twelve winners wore no headgear although one of them was fitted with a tongue-tie. The other three winners wore cheekpieces.
  • Draw – As you would expect from a race of such extreme distance the draw las little impact, seven of the last twelve winners have been between stalls 11 and 16 and five winners were between stalls 1 and 8.
  • Last Run Form – Nine of the last twelve winners finished between fourth and sixth last time.
  • Days Since Last run – Nine of the last twelve winners last ran between 21 and 57 days ago.
  • Official Rating – All of the last twelve winners had an official rating of between 95 and 107.
    Recent Winners of Queen Alexandra Stakes
    DateTrackDistanceGoingRunnersWinnerStallionAgeJockey (Clm)TrainerOddsWeightORStallDays
    20.06.2020Ascot2m5½fGood To Soft9Who Dares Wins (IRE)Jeremy (USA)8Marquand, TomKing, AEvens9-21073102d
    22.06.2019Ascot2m5½fGood11Cleonte (IRE)Sir Percy6Sousa, Silvestre DeBalding, A M7/29-21051043d
    23.06.2018Ascot2m5½fGood To Firm16PallasatorMotivator9Spencer, JamieElliott, Gordon11/29-2107157d
    24.06.2017Ascot2m5½fGood To Firm16Oriental Fox (GER)Lomitas9Fanning, JoeJohnston, M10/19-5102328d
    18.06.2016Ascot2m5½fGood To Soft18Commissioned (IRE)Authorized (IRE)6Kirby, AdamElliott, Gordon12/19-2971594d
    20.06.2015Ascot2m5½fGood To Firm10Oriental Fox (GER)Lomitas7Fanning, JoeJohnston, M4/19-210510357d
    21.06.2014Ascot2m5½fGood To Firm13Pique Sous (FR)Martaline7Moore, RyanMullins, W P11/49-2961527d
    22.06.2013Ascot2m5½fGood To Firm19Chiberta KingKings Best (USA)7Fortune, JimmyBalding, A M8/19-21021635d
    23.06.2012Ascot2m5½fGood To Soft18Simenon (IRE)Marju (IRE)5Moore, RyanMullins, W P11/49-295164d
    18.06.2011Ascot2m5½fSoft17Swingkeel (IRE)Singspiel (IRE)6Durcan, TedDunlop, J L11/29-2951521d
    19.06.2010Ascot2m5½fGood To Firm18Bergo (GER)Silvano (GER)7Moore, RyanMoore, G L10/19-21051135d
    20.06.2009Ascot2m5½fGood To Firm10Caracciola (GER)Lando (GER)12Ahern, EddieHenderson, N J6/19-7105921d
    21.06.2008Ascot2m5½fGood To Firm16Honolulu (IRE)Montjeu (IRE)4Murtagh, JOBrien, A P7/49-501436d
    23.06.2007Ascot2m5½fSoft12Enjoy The Moment (OLD)Generous (IRE)4Spencer, JamieOsborne, J A6/19-092144d
    24.06.2006Ascot2m5½fGood To Firm13BaddamMujahid (USA)4Mongan, IanChannon, M R11/29-087104d
    18.06.2005York2m6fFirm8CruzspielSingspiel (IRE)5Murtagh, JFanshawe, J R10/19-0100319d
    19.06.2004Ascot2m6fFirm12Corrib EclipseDouble Eclipse (IRE)5Egan, JohnPoulton, Jamie25/19-00294d
    21.06.2003Ascot2m6fFirm13Cover Up (IRE)Machiavellian (USA)6Fallon, KStoute, Sir Michael4/59-3105945d
    22.06.2002Ascot2m6fGood To Firm13Cover Up (IRE)Machiavellian (USA)5Fallon, KStoute, Sir Michael11/49-01031145d
    22.06.2001Ascot2m6fGood To Firm9Life Is Life (FR)Mansonnien (FR)5Robinson, PhilipJarvis, M A2/18-9110325d
    23.06.2000Ascot2m6fGood To Firm8Dominant DuchessOld Vic6Quinn, THills, J W7/18-987737d
    18.06.1999Ascot2m6fGood To Firm10San SebastianNiniski (USA)5Kinane, M JGrassick, M J4/19-00630d
    19.06.1998Ascot2m6fGood To Soft11Dovedon StarUnfuwain (USA)4Dettori, LKelleway, A12/18-7023d
    20.06.1997Ascot2m6fSoft13Canon Can (USA)Green Dancer (USA)4Fallon, KCecil, H R A8/19-10544d
    The runners in the Queen Alexandra Stakes

    No.FormDHorseA/SW/HGJockeyTrainerMilesStallOROddsHRBCD
    91472210102Who Dares Wins (IRE)8yo G9-2 CkPcMarquand, TomKing, A4731074/1213
    24131331244Adrrastos (IRE)8yo G9-2Doyle, JamesSnowden, Jamie2710033/1206
    61227204245Mekong5yo G9-2 Hood1Currie, NicolaOsborne, J A2821129/4201
    11133036314Nate The Great4yo G9-1Murphy, OisinBalding, A M338945/1185
    10443111611Mukha Magic4yo G9-1 CkPcCurtis, B AKelleway, Miss Gay8868533/1158
    1540714232Fun Mac (GER)9yo G9-5 TTCrowley, JimMorrison, H321858/1158
    5260243297Itsafreebee (IRE)10yo G9-2 CkPc TTDoyle, HollieSpencer, Richard88118225/1154
    8U471703241The Grand Visir6yo G9-2 CkPc TTKingscote, RichardWilliams, Ian1049104100/30152C
    43334963351Imphal6yo G9-2Moore, RyanMoore, G L3648414/1141
    3314615517Affluence (IRE)5yo G9-2 CkPcCrouch, HectorSmith, Martin8877566/1137
    76232P44123Monsieur Co (FR)7yo G9-2 CkPc TTFanning, JoeDalgleish, Keith3915033/1132

    What's Keith's Queen Alexandra Stakes Tips for Royal Ascot?

    Keith Bond is our resident pro tipster here at FRT Towers.  He's been studying the cards, form, stats, trends and more for the Queen Alexandra Stakes at Royal Ascot, and here's his thoughts ahead of the race:

    Being over a marathon trip a confirmed stayer is a prerequisite. Andrew Balding runners are worthy of a second look as are any National Hunt bred horses from the likes of Alan King. King’s WHO DARES WINS is a likely type as is Baldings NATE THE GREAT but the market leader is MEKONG.

    Keith's final choice

    NATE THE GREAT 16:40 Ascot 11/2 – This horse looks like he will make a decent hurdler in time but is worthy of taking a chance in this marathon flat race first. Best run last year came on soft at Lingfield when third to the subsequent Derby winner. The massive step up in trip will suit him. 11/2 is skinny for an each way so unless there is a drift I am recommending a win only bet.

    How it fared

    NATE THE GREAT 4th – Raced wide first 2 furlongs, tracked leader, lost 2nd approaching final furlong, weakened inside the final furlong. WHO DARES WINS won.

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    There were no ante post tips for this race.

    Keith picked CLEONTE as a win bet with odds of 9/2 when advised.

    What our members tipped in the Queen Alexandra Stakes

    Each day we ask our members to select their Pick 6, their NAP for each race of the day.  We then collate all the picks, and present the top selections to our VIP members.  Here's how it went for the Queen Alexandra Stakes:

    It’s Who Dares Wins with a big 46% of your final selections who could end the final day of Royal Ascot with a bang for us. The Grand Visir and Mekong the only others worthy of a mention with 14.4% and 12.9% of the selections.

    Can Frankie round off a fantastic Royal Ascot?  20.9% of you think he can on Corelli!  Just Max Dynamite and Cleonte behind on 16.8% & 15.8% respectively..

    Royal Ascot Queen Alexandra Stakes Results 2019

    1 Who Dares Wins EvsF
    2 The Grand Visir 11/4
    3 Mukha Magic 40/1
    9 ran

     1 Cleonte 7/2
    2 Pallastor 10/1
    3 Max Dynamite 10/3
    4 Lucky Deal 11/2
    11 ran; 1¼l, 4l, 3¼l
    Our Verdict

    Keith finished off Royal Ascot 2019 on a real high finding the winner, CLEONTE which when advised was 9/2 shortening to 7/2 SP.

    NoPlaceDist BtStallHorseAgeWeightHeadgearORTrainerJockey (Claim)OddsBFBFP
    91st3Who Dares Wins (IRE)89-2CkPc107King, AMarquand, TomEvens (Fav)21.21
    tracked leaders, ridden to lead over 1f out, joined inside final furlong, stayed on to assert towards finish
    82ndNK9The Grand Visir69-2CkPc TT104Williams, IanKingscote, Richard11/441.41
    bit keen, held up in 6th, good headway on outside over 2f out, ridden and went 2nd approaching final furlong, every chance inside final furlong, found no extra towards finish
    103rd2.256Mukha Magic49-1CkPc85Kelleway, Miss GayCurtis, B A40/1132.149.8
    bit keen tracking leaders on inside, pushed along over 3f out, outpaced 2f out, rallied and kept on in 3rd inside final furlong
    114th28Nate The Great49-194Balding, A MMurphy, Oisin4/17.031.72
    raced wide 1st 2f, tracked leader, ridden 2f out, lost 2nd approaching final furlong, weakened inside final furlong
    55th1.511Itsafreebee (IRE)109-2CkPc TT82Spencer, RichardDoyle, Hollie28/1605.6
    held up in 7th, pushed along over 2f out, ridden and no impression when hung right over 1f out
    26th210Adrrastos (IRE)89-20Snowden, JamieDoyle, James25/147.645.7
    raced wide 1st 2f, led, pushed along over 2f out, ridden and headed over 1f out, weakened final furlong
    17th51Fun Mac (GER)99-5TT85Morrison, HCrowley, Jim14/1203.2
    held up in 5th, ridden and weakened over 2f out
    38th427Affluence (IRE)59-2CkPc75Smith, MartinCrouch, Hector80/1223.5112.76
    dwelt, always behind, tailed off
    79th85Monsieur Co (FR)79-2CkPc TT0Dalgleish, KeithFanning, Joe66/118014.5
    slowly into stride, always behind

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