Galway Plate Chase Free Tips and Trends

Galway Plate Chase Free Tips and Trends

Run over 2m6f, the Galway Plate (Handicap Chase) is one of the feature contests at the seven-day Galway Festival, and despite not being held during the main NH season the race is always well contested and attracts horses from leading yards from both sides of the Irish Sea.

Did you know that 14 of the last 15 Galway Plate winners carried 10-13 or less?

Here at TRAINERS-QUOTES we are on-hand with all the key trends to look out for ahead of the ultra-competitive race…… this year staged on 1st August 2018.

 

Recent Galway Plate Winners

2017 – Balko Des Flos (6/1)
2016 – Lord Scoundrel (10/1)
2015 – Shanahan’s Turn (16/1)
2014 – Road To Riches (14/1)
2013 – Carlingford Lough (7/2 fav)
2012 – Bob Lingo (16/1)
2011 – Blazing Tempo (5/1 fav)
2010 – Finger OnthePulse (22/1)
2009 – Ballyholland (16/1)
2008 – Oslot (11/4 fav)
2007 – Sir Frederick (12/1)
2006 – Far From Trouble (8/1)
2005 – Ansar (10/1)
2004 – Ansar (10/1)
2003 – Nearly A Moose (25/1)

Galway Plate Trends and Stats

14/15 – Trained by an Irish-based yard
14/15 – Had won between 1-4 times (chase) before
14/15 – Aged 9 or younger
14/15 – Carried 10-13 or less in weight
13/15 – Won by an Irish bred horse
13/15 – Had won over at least 2m4f (chase) before
10/15 – Returned a double-figure price in the betting
10/15 – Finished in the top 4 last time out
9/15 – Had won just twice over fences before
9/15 – Carried 10-10 or less in weight
8/15 – Came from outside the top 3 in the betting
8/15 – Aged 7 years-old
7/15 – Unplaced favourites
6/15 – Raced within the last 5 weeks
3/15 – Won last time out
3/15 – Winning favourites
2/15 – Trained by Henry de Bromhead
2/15 – Trained by Dermot Weld
The average winning SP in the last 15 years is 12/1