Average prizemoney (Banded) - Results analysis

Wizard Daily Report and Research - Friday, 12 January 2024.

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Average prizemoney (Banded) - Results analysis

In this Daily Report, we look at the performance of the Starting Price (SP) Favourite and its success rate when ranked on average prizemoney earned, this time grouping average earnings into four bands.

The are four groupings:

  • 1-3 on average prizemoney
  • 4-6 on average prizemoney
  • 7-9 on average prizemoney
  • 10-12 on average prizemoney

The results cover two full racing seasons, 2021-2022 and 2022-2023.

The analysis reports on the success rate of the Starting Price Favourite in terms of:

Location - this analysis looks at this success rate:

  • Overall all locations
  • Metropolitan racing
  • Provincial racing
  • Country racing

Age - the data is further broken down into three age groups:

  • 2yo gallopers
  • 3yo gallopers
  • 4yo+ gallopers

                                                                            Table - SP favourite performance and Average Prizemoney (banded)

2yo1-3 APMWinwin%4-6 APMWinwin%7-9 APMWinwin%10-12Winwin%
3yo1-3 APMWinwin%4-6 APMWinwin%7-9 APMWinwin%10-12Winwin%
4yo+1-3 APMWinwin%4-6 APMWinwin%7-9 APMWinwin%10-12Winwin%

* - insufficient runners for meaningful result

na - insufficient runners for meaningful result

Some take-aways from this analysis:

  • For 4yo+ gallopers, only in band 1-3 do provincial and country results outperform metropolitan.
  • For 3yo's and 4yo's, strikes rates for those ranked 1-3 significantly outperform other bands.
  • The 3yo's outperform the 4yo+ gallopers across all of the bands.

Warren - Wiz-Ed

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