Trends Analysis: Saturday 11th May 2019
No let-up for the ITV cameras, as after a busy midweek at Chester they are off to three more venues this Saturday.
We’ve four LIVE races from Ascot, with the Victoria Cup their feature at 4:00 – a race that thirteen of the last sixteen winners were aged five or younger.
Then at Lingfield we’ve more Oaks and Derby clues on show as it’s their trials day at the Surrey venue, while jumping fans get their fix at Haydock with the Pertemps Network Swinton Handicap Hurdle the feature – a contest trainer Evan Williams has won four times in the last six years.
With other afternoon fixtures at Nottingham and Hexham, plus evening cards from Warwick and Thirsk it’s certainly another jam-packed day with bundles to look forward to.
As always, to help you through the cards we’ve picked some quickfire standout stats and trends that are certainly worth paying attention too.
Plus, you can get more help finding the winner for all this Saturday’s races on our Free Horse Racing Tips page.
130/1 Standout Stats Double
3.10 Haydock: Trainer Evan Williams has won four of the last six runnings.
4.00 Ascot: The David Elsworth yard won this in 2015 and 2018, including last year with Ripp Orf.
2.50 Ascot: Trainer Roger Varian won this race three times since 2011, including last year with Barsanti.
4.00 Ascot: Victoria Cup – More in-depth trends here
4.35 Ascot: Jockey William Buick has won the last three runnings of this race.
1.55 Lingfield: The William Haggas yard boast an overall 44% (21-from-48) record with their runners at the track.
2.30 Lingfield: Trainer Aidan O’Brien has won four of the last eleven renewals of the Lingfield Derby Trial.
3.40 Lingfield: Trainer David O’Meara has a stonking 80% (4-from-5) record with his four-year-olds or older at the track.
4.15 Lingfield: Trainer David O’Meara has a stonking 80% (4-from-5) record with his four-year-olds or older at the track.
4.50 Lingfield: Trainer William Haggas has a 39% strike-rate (11-from-28) with his three-year-olds at the track.
3.45 Haydock: Mythmaker won this race in 2017.
3:15 Hexham: Endless Credit won this race last year.
5.00 Hexham: Apache Pilot won this race last year.
5.30 Warwick: Trainer Dan Skelton has won two of the last four runnings.
6.00 Warwick: The Nicky Henderson yard has a 36% record (16-from-45) with their hurdlers at the track.
7.00 Warwick: The Tom Lacey yard are 2-from-3 (67%) with their chasers at the track.
7.30 Warwick: Cultivator won this race last year.
8.00 Warwick: The Susan Johnson yard are 2-from-5 with their chasers at the track, plus their The Last Bridge won this race in 2017.
8.30 Warwick: Trainer Alan King has won the last two runnings of this race.
5.40 Thirsk: Pearl Noir won this race last year.
7.15 Thirsk: The James Tate yard have a 57% record (4-from-7) with their three-year-olds at the track.
8.45 Thirsk: Searanger won this race last year.
Every LIVE Saturday race covered on ITV can be found on our ITV Racing Tips section, with runner-by-runner previews for each contest.