Horse Racing Cheltenham Festival By Jon Ivan-Duke

Latest Antepost Prices and Latest Movers



Grand National: Shutthefrontdoor 9-1 from 10-1, Alvarado 33-1 from 50-1


Lincoln: Sovereign Debt 16-1 from 25-1


Eider Chase: Alpha Victor 9-1 from 12-1, Soll 11-1 from 14-1, The Job is Right 12-1 from 10-1, Broadway Buffalo 12-1 from 10-1


BetBright Chase: What A Warrior 20-1 from 33-1, Le Reve 12-1 from 10-1, Chartreux 14-1 from 12-1, Ardkilly Witness 16-1 from 14-1, Tenor Nivernais 20-1 from 16-1





BetBright Chase: 5-1 Easter Day, 6-1 Fox Appeal, 12-1 Le Reve, Rolling Aces, Tap Night, 14-1 Chartreux, Dogora, Rajdhani Express, Rocky Creek, Triangular, 16-1 Ardkilly Witness, Bally Legend, Spring Heeled, 20-1 Ballinvarrig, Lost Legend, Renard, Tenor Nivernais, What A Warrior, 25-1 The Rainbow Hunter, 33-1 Godsmejudge, Quincy Des Pictons, (EW ¼ Odds Places 1,2,3,4)


Betfred Eider Chase: 7-1 Shotgun Paddy, 8-1 Alpha Victor, Wyck Hill, 9-1 Portrait King, 11-1 Soll, 12-1 Broadway Buffalo, Knockanrawley, The Job Is Right, 14-1 Glenquest, Woodford County, 16-1 Beforeall, Count Guido Deiro, Herdsman, Scotswell, 20-1 Ballyculla, Fill The Power, Gorgehous Lliege, Milborough, Monkerty Tunkerty, Neptune Equester, Summery Justice, Tutchec, 25-1 Champagne Rian, Rattlin, Soudain, 33-1 Rose Of The Moon, Sharney Sike, 40-1 Everaard, Presented, Wicklow Lad, (EW ¼ Odds Places 1,2,3,4)


2015 Crabbie’s Grand National: 9-1 Shutthefrontdoor, 16-1 Balthazar King, 20-1 Spring Heeled, Unioniste, 25-1 Back In Focus, Carlingford Lough, Godsmejudge, Merry King, Pineau De Re, Rocky Creek, Sam Winner, 33-1 Alvarado, First Lieutenant, Guess Again, Living Next Door, Lord Windermere, Many Clouds, Monbeg Dude, Prince De Beauchene, Royale Knight, Saint Are, Soll, Teaforthree, The Druids Nephew, 40-1 Across The Bay, Al Co, Alderwood, Boston Bob, Chance Du Roy, Dolatulo, Gallant Oscar, Green Flag, Hadrian’s Approach, Home Farm, Owega Star, Portrait King, Raz De Maree, Roi Du Mee, Shotgun Paddy, Wyck Hill, 50-1 Any Currency, Baileys Concerto, Ballycasey, Benvolio, Broadway Buffalo, Buddy Bolero, Carlito Brigante, Cause Of Causes, Corrin Wood, Court By Surprise, Double Ross, Duke Of Lucca, Gas Line Boy, Goonyella, Harry The Viking, Katenko, Kruzhlinin, Make A Track, Mon Parrain, Mountainous, My Murphy, Night In Milan, Oscar Time, Poole Master, Rajdhani Express, Rebel Rebellion, Renard, Rigadin De Beauchene, Rolling Aces, Rubi Light, Standing Ovation, Sunnyhillboy, Super Duty, The Package, The Rainbow Hunter, Theatrical Star, 66-1 Bob Ford, Cedre Bleu, Ely Brown, Glenquest, Lackamon, Loch Ba, Sydney Paget, Tales Of Milan, Tranquil Sea, Vintage Star, 100-1 Alpha Victor, American Spin, Ballyoliver, Ikorodu Road, Maggio, Mart Lane, Neptune Equester, River Choice, Rose Of The Moon, (EW ¼ Odds Places 1,2,3,4)





To Win At The 2015 Cheltenham Festival: 8-11 Annie Power, 7-4 Douvan, 9-4 Vautour, 11-4 Don Poli, 9-2 Champagne Fever, Valseur Lido, 5-1 Apache Stronghold, 11-2 Nichols Canyon, 6-1 Black Hercules, 7-1 Alvisio Ville, Shaneshill, Tell Us More, Very Wood, 8-1  Djakadam,  The Young Master,  10-1  Caracci Apache,   12-1 Pont Alexandre, 14-1 Alpha Des Obeaux, Emerging Talent, Free Expression, Gitane Du Berlais, Living Next Door, 16-1 Aubusson, Close Touch, Far West, Fingal Bay, The Tullow Tank, Three Kingdoms, Wishfull Thinking, 20-1 Joshua Lane, Seedling, Uxizandre, West Wizard, (EW 1/5 Odds Places 1,2,3)



Tuesday 10th March 2015


Supreme Novices Hurdle: 2-1 Douvan, 4-1 L’Ami Serge, 11-1Jollyallan, 12-1 Nichols Canyon, 14-1 Shaneshill, 16-1 Alvisio Ville, Qewy, Tell Us More, 20-1 Parlour Games, 25-1 Black Hercules, Outlander, Seedling, Silver Concorde, Sizing John, Some Plan, 33-1 Bentelimar, Cardinal Walter, Golantilla, Jolly’s Cracked It, Kalkir, Karezak, Max Dynamite, McKinley, On Tour, 40-1 BAR (EW 1/4 Odds Places 1,2,3)


Racing Post Arkle: 4-7 Un De Sceaux, 5-1 Vibrato Valtat, 8-1  Vautour,  12-1 Clarcam,  Josses Hill,  16-1 Sgt Reckless, 20-1 Gitane Du Berlais, 25-1 Adriana Des Mottes, Court Minstrel, God’s Own, Smashing, Three Kingdoms, 33-1 Dunraven Storm, Melodic Rendezvous, Ted Veale, Top Gamble, 40-1 BAR (EW ¼ Odds Places 1,2,3)


Champion Hurdle: EVENS Faugheen,3-1 The New One, 6-1 Jezki, 8-1 Hurricane Fly, 16-1 Arctic Fire, 20-1 Annie Power, Un De Sceaux, 33-1 Irving, Kitten Rock, Purple Bay, 40-1  Vaniteux, 50-1 Garde La Victoire, 66-1 Sign Of A Victory, Tiger Roll, 100-1 Bertimont, 200-1 Plinth, (EW ¼ Odds Places 1,2,3)


OLBG Mares’ Hurdle: EVENS Annie Power, 9-2 Aurore D’Estruval, 6-1 Glens Melody, 10-1 Carole’s Spirit, Polly Peachum, 14-1 Bitofapuzzle, 16-1 L’Unique, Little King Robin, 20-1 Carrigmorna Rock, Emily Gray, 25-1 Clara Mc Cloud, Dark Spirit, Gitane Du Berlais, Jennies Jewel, Land Of Vic, Rock On The Moor, The Pirate’s Queen, 33-1 BAR (EW 1/5 Odds Places 1,2,3)


Toby Balding National Hunt Chase: 3-1 Don Poli, 8-1 Sego Success, Very Wood, Wounded Warrior, 10-1  The Young Master,  14-1  Valseur Lido, Vroum Vroum Mag, 16-1 Cause Of Causes, Perfect Gentleman, 20-1Cogry, Grand Vision, The Job Is Right, Thunder And Roses, 25-1 Broadway Buffalo, Doing Fine, Knockanrawley, Return Spring, The Last Samurai, The Ould Lad, Top Totti, Val De Ferbet, Vivaldi Collonges,33-1 Apache Jack, Heathfield, I Need Gold, Mosspark, Royal Palladium, Smiles For Miles, The Crafty Butcher, 40-1 BAR (EW 1/4 odds places 1,2,3)


Wednesday 11th March 2015


Neptune Investments Novices Hurdle:  6-1 Nichols Canyon, 7-1 Parlour Games, 8-1  Douvan, Tell Us More, 9-1 Outlander, 10-1 Shaneshill, Windsor Park, 12-1 Kilcrea Vale, 16-1 Alvisio Ville, 20-1 Arbre De Vie, Beast Of Burden, Black Hercules, Jollyallan, No More Heroes, Ordo Ab Chao, Qewy, Vyta Du Roc, 25-1 Alpha Des Obeaux, Caracci Apache, Jolly’s Cracked It, Killultagh Vic, Martello Tower, McKinley, Roi Des Francs, Tea For Two, Thomas Brown, 33-1 Aso, Avant Tout, Bentelimar, Cardinal Walter, Definitely Red, Golantilla, Milsean, On Tour, Seedling, 40-1 BAR (EW 1/4 Odds Places 1,2,3)


RSA Chase: 3-1 Don Poli, 4-1 Kings Palace, 11-2 Coneygree, 8-1 Southfield Theatre, 10-1 The Young Master, 12-1  Valseur Lido, Vautour, 14-1 Apache Stronghold, 16-1 If In Doubt, 20-1 Adriana Des Mottes, Apache Jack, Sausalito Sunrise, Very Wood, Vroum Vroum Mag, 33-1 Blood Cotil, Carole’s Destrier, The Tullow Tank, Wounded Warrior, 50-1 BAR (EW ¼ Odds Places 1,2,3)


Queen Mother Champion Chase: 11-4Sprinter Sacre, 4-1 Dodging Bullets, 11-2 Champagne Fever, 7-1 Sire De Grugy, 8-1 Mr Mole, 14-1 Hidden Cyclone, 16-1 Balder Succes, Simply Ned, 25-1 Special Tiara, Uxizandre, 33-1 Don Cossack, Moscow Mannon, 40-1 Ballycasey, Johns Spirit, Somersby, 50-1 Bright New Dawn, Clarcam, Hinterland, Sizing Europe, Twinlight, 66-1 Baily Green, Finian’s Rainbow, Savello, 80-1 Turban, 100-1 Next Sensation, 150-1 Croco Bay, (EW ¼ Odds Places 1,2,3)


Weatherbys Champion Bumper: 8-1 Au Quart De Tour, 10-1 Bordini, Up For Review, 12-1 Moon Racer, Supasundae, Vigil,14-1 Balko Des Flos, Pylonthepressure, Stone Hard, Wait For Me, 16-1 Bellshill, See The World, 20-1 General Principle, Valerian Bridge, Yanworth, 25-1 Barters Hill, 33-1 Altior, (EW 1/4 odds places 1,2,3)


Thursday 12th March 2015


JLT Novices’ Chase: 5-2 Vautour,  7-2 Ptit Zig, 6-1 Apache Stronghold, 7-1  Valseur Lido, 14-1Gilgamboa, 16-1  Gitane Du Berlais, 20-1  Adriana Des Mottes, Don Poli, God’s Own, Irish Saint, Josses Hill,  Vroum Vroum Mag, 25-1   Melodic Rendezvous, Shanahan’s Turn, Smashing, Splash of Ginge, The Tullow Tank, 33-1  Three Kingdoms, Un  Ace, 40-1BAR (EW 1/4 Odds Places 1,2,3)


Ryanair Chase: 4-1 Don Cossack, 6-1 Cue Card, 7-1 Balder Succes, Champagne Fever, 10-1 Djakadam, Johns Spirit, Ma Filleule,  14-1 Taquin Du Seuil, 16-1 Ballycasey, Carlingford Lough, Hidden Cyclone, Menorah, 20-1 Boston Bob, Eduard, 25-1 Ballynagour, Rajdhani Express, Uxizandre, Wishfull Thinking, Wonderful Charm, 33-1 Caid Du Berlais, Captain Conan, First Lieutenant, Module, Twinlight, 40-1 Bright New Dawn, Double Ross, Hunt Ball, 50-1 Baily Green, Roi Du Mee, Savello, Third Intention, 66-1 Rathlin, Turban, 100-1 No Buts, (EW ¼ Odds Places 1,2,3)


World Hurdle: 5-1 Saphir Du Rheu, 11-2 Zarkandar, 6-1 More Of That, 8-1Annie Power, Rock On Ruby, 10-1 Lieutenant Colonel, 12-1 Beat That, Un Temps Pour Tout,  14-1  Whisper, 16-1 Blue Fashion, Dedigout, Monksland, 20-1 Briar Hill, 25-1  Jetson, Reve De Sivola, 33-1  Cole Harden, Pont Alexandre, Seeyouatmidnight, 40-1 At Fishers Cross, Un Atout, 50-1 Abbyssial, Aubusson, Back In Focus, Rule The World, Tiger Roll, 66-1 Zaidpour, 100-1 King Of The Picts, (EW ¼ Odds Places 1,2,3)


Friday 13th March 2015


JCB Triumph Hurdle: 2-1 Peace And Co, 6-1 Hargam, 10-1 Kalkir, Petite Parisienne, Top Notch, 14-1  Dicosimo, 20-1  Karezak, Pain Au Chocolat, 25-1  Devilment, Vercingetorix, 33-1 Arabian Revolution, Baraka De Thaix, Beltor, Bidourey, Bivouac, Golden Doyen, 40-1 BAR (EW ¼ Odds Places 1,2,3)


Albert Bartlett Novices Hurdle: 13-2 Black Hercules, 7-1 No More Heroes, 12-1 Value At Risk, 14-1 Blaklion, Caracci Apache, Martello Tower, Nichols Canyon, 16-1  Beast Of Burden, Bitofapuzzle, Killultagh Vic,  Outlander, Shaneshill,  Thomas Brown, Vyta du Roc, Windsor Park,  20-1 Arbre De Vie, Fletchers Flyer, Native River, Ordo Ab Chao, Out Sam, Roi Des Francs, Tea For Two, Tell Us More, Zeroeshadesofgrey, 25-1 Alpha Des Obeaux, Definitely Red, Desilvano, Fine Article, McKinley, 33-1 Avant Tout, Kylemore Lough, Lite Duties, Milsean, On Tour, Shanroe Santos, Shantou Bob, 40-1 BAR (EW 1/4 Odds Places 1,2,3)


Cheltenham Gold Cup: 3-1 Silviniaco Conti, 9-1 Many Clouds, Road To Riches, 11-1 Holywell, 12-1 Carlingford Lough, 14-1 Coneygree, Lord Windermere, 16-1 Bobs Worth, Djakadam, Foxrock (needs to be supplemented), Smad Place, 20-1 Boston Bob, 33-1 Champagne Fever, Don Cossack, On His Own, Sam Winner, The Giant Bolster, 40-1 Ma Filleule, 50-1 First Lieutenant, Houblon Des Obeaux, 66-1 Ballycasey, 100-1 Home Farm, Spring Heeled, 250-1 River Choice, (EW ¼ Odds Places 1,2,3)


The Foxhunter Steeple Chase Challenge Cup: 6-1 On The Fringe, 7-1 Paint The Clouds, 8-1 Current Event, Harbour Court, 10-1 Salsify, 12-1 Aerial, Two Rockers, 14-1 Pearlysteps, Universal Soldier, 20-1 Consigliere, Noble Prince, 25-1 Carsonstown Boy, 33-1 Double Dash, (EW ¼ Odds Places 1,2,3)






What Will The Official Going Be On The ‘Off’ Of The Supreme Novices’ Hurdle:

1-2          Good To Soft

11-4       Good

6-1          Soft

16-1       Heavy

100-1     Good To Firm Or Firm

(The ‘Winner’ Will Be The Predominant Indicator, eg Good To Soft (Good In Places) Will Be Settled As Good To Soft)


Cheltenham Festival 2015 Top Trainer:

2-9          Willie Mullins

13-2       Paul Nicholls

7-1          Nicky Henderson

25-1       Jonjo O’Neill

40-1       David Pipe

50-1       Philip Hobbs

(Winner Is The Trainer With The Most Winners With 2nds, Then 3rds Taken Into Account In The Event Of A Tie; Dead Heat Rules Will Apply If Still A Tie)


2015 Cheltenham Festival Top Jockey:

1-2          Ruby Walsh

7-1          Barry Geraghty

8-1          Bryan Cooper

9-1         Sam Twiston-Davies

9-1          AP McCoy

25-1       Noel Fehily

33-1       Richard Johnson

33-1       Tom Scudamore

(Winner Is The Jockey With The Most Winners With 2nds, Then 3rds Taken Into Account In The Event Of A Tie; Dead Heat Rules Will Apply If Still A Tie)


Number Of Irish Trained Winners At 2015 Cheltenham Festival:

11-10     Between nine and twelve

11-8       Thirteen or more

7-2          Zero to eight


Number Of Repeat Cheltenham Festival Championship Winners:

4-5          None

5-4          One

8-1          Two Or More

(Lord Windermere, Sire De Grugy, More Of That, Jezki 2014 Championship Winners. Market Applies Only To The Four Named Runners Repeating Their 2014 Wins.)


Number Of Irish Trained Winners Record To Be Broken At Cheltenham Festival 2015:


(Current Record Stands At 14 Winners At 2013 Cheltenham Festival)


Willie Mullins Special – Will He Have More Hurdle & Bumper Winners VS Chase Winners:

1-3          Hurdle & Bumper Winners

7-2          Tie

11-2       Chase Winners

(Excludes Charity Race)


Willie Mullins Special – How Many Winners Will He Train At Cheltenham On Tuesday 10thMarch?:

13-8       Exactly 2 Winners

15-8       Exactly 3 Winners

7-2          Exactly 1 Winner

7-1          4 Winners Or More

14-1       No Winners


Simon Munir and Isaac Souede To Own The Winner Of The 2015 Triumph Hurdle:





How many winners will AP McCoy get in 2014/15 season?: 

5-4    236 to 250

6-4    235 or less

5-2    251 or more


How many winners will AP McCoy ride at 2015 Cheltenham Festival?:

Two or three winners    4-6

No winners or one winner    9-4

Four winners or more    4-1


 2015 Crabbie’s Grand National - Specials


What Will The Starting Price Of AP McCoy’s Ride In The Crabbie’s Grand National Be?

6/4       9/2 Or Less

6/4       5/1, 11/2 Or 6/1

9/4       13/2 Or Bigger



How Will AP McCoy Perform In The 2015 Crabbie’s Grand National?

6/1       Win The Race

3/1       Finish 2nd, 3rd or 4th

5/2       Complete The Course But Finish Outside A Top 4 Finish

5/4       Fail To Complete The Course




All Horses To Clear The First Fence In The 2015 Crabbie’s Grand National:

7/4       Yes



How Many Horses Will Complete The 2015 Crabbie’s Grand National:

7/1       Ten Or Less

11/4    Eleven To Fifteen

13/8    Sixteen To Twenty

11/4    Twenty One To Twenty Five

8/1       Twenty Six Or More



Where Will The Winner Be Trained: 2/7 Great Britain, 5/2 Ireland, 100/1 France



The Starting Price Of The Winner To Be 33/1 Or Greater:

6/4       Yes



What Weight Will The Winner Of The 2015 Crabbie’s Grand National Carry?

8/11                            10-13 Or Less

Even-Money            11-0 Or More


2015 FLAT


Lincoln Handicap: 12-1 Gm Hopkins,14-1 Mange All, 16-1 Gabrial’s Kaka, Moohaarib, Munaaser, Sovereign Debt, 20-1 Belgian Bill, Bronze Angel, Certificate, Chatez, Cornrow, Dream Spirit, Dutch Art Dealer, Gabrial, Magic City, Melvin The Grate, Mindurownbusiness, Mondialiste, Ocean Tempest, Red Avenger, Shyron, Stuccodor, What About Carlo, Zarwaan, 25-1 Baraweez, Billingsgate, Boomshackerlacker, Brownsea Brink, Buckstay, Dark Emerald, Donny Rover, Don’t Be, Fire Ship, Gamesome, Haaf A Sixpence, Halation, Horsted Keynes, Indy, Lincoln, Mujazif, Newstead Abbey, Penitent, Spirit Of The Law, Tenor, Third Dimension 33-1 BAR (EW ¼ Odds Places 1,2,3,4)


Dubai World Cup: 5-1 Toast Of New York, 6-1 Bayern, California Chrome, 12-1 Constitution, Epiphaneia, Tonalist, 16-1 Hokko Tarumae, Prince Bishop, 20-1 African Story, 25-1 Cat O’Mountain, Frankyfourfingers, Surfer, (EW 1/5 Odds Places 1,2,3)


QIPCO 1000 Guineas: 3-1 Found, 10-1 High Celebrity, 14-1 Together Forever, 16-1 Agnes Stewart, Lucida, Tiggy Wiggy, 20-1 Ervedya, Fontanelice, Malabar, Muraaqaba, Osaila, 25-1 Fadhayyil, Lady Correspondent, Qualify, South Bank, Winters Moon, Words, 33-1 Al Naamah, Marsh Hawk, Tendu, (EW ¼ Odds Places 1,2,3)


QIPCO 2000 Guineas: 8-1 Gleneagles, John F Kennedy, Ol’ Man River, 10-1 Faydhan, Highland Reel, Ivawood, 12-1 Belardo, 14-1 Richard Pankhurst, 16-1 Charming Thought, The Wow Signal, Vert De Grece, 20-1 Flaming Spear, 25-1 Convey, Dick Whittington, Elm Park, Estidhkaar, Fannaan, Kodi Bear, Smuggler’s Cove, Zawraq, 33-1 Celestial Path, Consort, Golden Horn, Kool Kompany, Latharnach, Maftool, War Envoy,50-1 Algaith, The Great War, White Lake, (EW ¼ Odds Places 1,2,3)


Investec Oaks: 5-1 Found, 14-1 Together Forever, Words, 16-1 Star Of Seville, 20-1 Beautiful Romance, 25-1 Crystal Zvezda, Jellicle Ball, 33-1 Al Naamah, Banzari, Diamond Bangle, Fluff, Kissed By Angels, Loaves And Fishes, Truth, 40-1 Fonteyn, Goodyearforroses, Moonlight Sonata, Redstart, 50-1 What Say You, (EW 1/5 Odds Places 1,2,3)


Investec Derby: 6-1 John F Kennedy, 8-1 Ol’ Man River, 10-1 Gleneagles, Highland Reel, 14-1 Elm Park, 16-1 Jamaica, 20-1 Epicuris, Giovanni Canaletto, Sir Isaac Newton, 25-1 Christophermarlowe, 33-1 Archangel Raphael, Consort, Golden Horn, Jacobean, Nafaqa, Parish Boy, Richard Pankhurst, 50-1 Jack Hobbs, 66-1Spanish Squeeze, (EW ¼ Odds Places 1,2,3)


Ascot Gold Cup: 3-1 Forgotten Rules, 10-1 Brown Panther, 14-1 Pale Mimosa, 20-1 Hartnell, 25-1 Forever Now, 33-1 Marzocco, (EW 1/5 Odds Places 1,2,3)


To Win 2000 Guineas & Derby: 20-1 John F Kennedy, 33-1 Highland Reel, 40-1 Ol’ Man River


Kentucky Derby: 10-1 American Pharoah, 14-1 Dortmund, Texas Red,20-1 Carpe Diem, Competitive Edge, 25-1 Ocho Ocho Ocho, 33-1 Daredevil, El Kabeir, The Great War, (EW 1/5 Odds Places 1,2,3)


2015 Prix De l’Arc De Triomphe: 4-1 Treve, 10-1 Harp Star, 16-1 Free Eagle, One And Only, 20-1 Kizuna, 25-1 Kingston Hill 33-1 Love Is Boo Shet (EW 1/5 Odds Places 1,2,3)


2015 Melbourne Cup: 12-1 Protectionist, 33-1 Red Cadeaux


2015 Melbourne Cup – To Finish Second: 33-1 Red Cadeaux



Flat Specials


Frankie Dettori To Win UK/Irish Classic In 2015: 7/1


Where Will Investec Derby Winner Be Trained: 4/11 Ireland, 9/4 England, 12/1 France


Aidan O’Brien To Train Winner Of All 5 English Classics 2015: 33/1


International Specials


European Winner Of Kentucky Derby: 20/1


Where Will The Arc Winner Be Trained: 8/11 France, 5/2 UK/Ireland, 9/2 Japan, 12/1 Rest Of The World


Treve To Go Through 2015 Unbeaten: 8/1 (must race at least once)


Tiggy Wiggy To Win Commonwealth Cup: 11/2


Flat Trainers’ Championship: 4/6 Richard Hannon, 9/4 John Gosden, 9/2 Aidan O’Brien


Number Of Godolphin UK Group 1 Winners in 2015:

0-3          1/1 (from 6/4)

4-5          6/4

6+           3/1 (from 9/4)