Horse Racing By Jon Ivan-Duke

Josies Orders New Cross Country Favourite

Josies Orders is the new 7-2 favourite with William Hill, from 7-1, for Cheltenham Festival’s Cross Country Chase. It follows his victory in the hands of Nina Carberry at the Cotswolds course.

JP McManus also has Quantitativeeasing at 5-1 in the Cross Country market, with Josies Orders now usurping him at the head of the betting.

“JP McManus appears to have a very strong hand for the Cross Country race at the Cheltenham Festival,” said William Hill spokesman Jon Ivan-Duke.

Glenfarclas Cross Country Chase: 7-2 Josies Orders, 5-1 Quantitativeeasing, 6-1 Balthazar King, 8-1 Sire Collonges, 10-1 Any Currency, 12-1 Dogora, 16-1 Love Rory, 20-1 Uncle Junior, (EW 1/5 Odds Places 1,2,3)