Age: Variable so does not matter
OR: 50% of past winners between 165-169
Favourites have a better record (60%), the softer it gets the less likely it is the favourite to win.
Odds: 90% of past winners 100/30 or below
Form: 60% of past winners raced and placed in the new season, 90% have won at the distance before and 100% won at the same going.
Trainer: P Nicholls has a great record here with 50% of the winners in the last 10 years.
Nationality: French horses go well here, with 80% in the last 10 years.