Horse Racing Cheltenham Festival By Jon Ivan-Duke

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Gold Cup: Holywell 12-1 from 14-1


Ryanair Chase: Taquin Du Seuil 14-1 from 16-1


World Hurdle: More Of That 6-1 from 4-1, Saphir Du Rheu 5-1 from 7-1, Zarkandar 11-2 from 7-1, Rock On Ruby 8-1 from 10-1, Annie Power 8-1 from 12-1, Lieutenant Colonel 10-1 from 12-1, Beat That 12-1 from 14-1, Un Temps Pour Tout 12-1 from 14-1, Whisper 14-1 from 16-1, Blue Fashion 16-1 from 20-1, Monksland 16-1 from 20-1, Cole Harden 33-1 from 40-1                                                                                        


Grand National: Shutthefrontdoor 12-1 from 16-1





Ascot Chase: 2-1 Ptit Zig, 5-2 Balder Succes, 10-3 Ballycasey, 14-1 Rajdhani Express, 25-1 Theatre Guide, (EW ¼ Odds Places 1,2)


To Win On Saturday 14th February And Any Race At The 2015 Cheltenham Festival: 10-1 Ptit Zig, 25-1 Balder Succes, 40-1 Ballycasey, Ma Filleule, 200-1 Rajdhani Express, 500-1 Theatre Guide, (Singles Only)




BetBright Chase: 7-1 Easter Day, 10-1 Caid Du Berlais, Sausalito Sunrise, 12-1 Fox Appeal, 14-1 Carole’s Destrier, Chartreux, Fingal Bay, Le Reve, Rolling Aces, Sego Success, 16-1 Ardkilly Witness, Benbens, Clondaw Knight, Rajdhani Express, Rocky Creek, Tap Night, 20-1 Ballinvarrig, Bally Legend, Bennys Mist, Dogora, Drumshambo, Gorsky Island, Hadrians Approach, Just A Par, Renard, Tenor Nivernais, Triangular, 25-1 BAR (EW ¼ Odds Places 1,2,3,4)


Betfred Grand National Trial: 9-2 Benvolio, 11-2 Monbeg Dude, 15-2 Samstown, 9-1 Benbens, Broadway Buffalo, 10-1 Gas Line Boy, Rigadin Du Beauchene, 12-1 Trustan Times, 14-1 Lie Forrit, Mountainous, 16-1 Harry The Viking, Loch Ba, 20-1 Ballyoliver, (EW ¼ Odds Places 1,2,3)


2015 Crabbie’s Grand National Chase: 12-1 Shutthefrontdoor,  16-1 Balthazar King, 20-1 Carlingford Lough, Unioniste, 25-1 Godsmejudge, Many Clouds, Merry King, Pineau De Re, Rocky Creek,  Soll, Teaforthree, 33-1 Al Co, Alvarado, Back In Focus, Ballycasey, Benvolio, Boston Bob, Buddy Bolero, Court By Surprise, Dolatulo, Guess Again, Home Farm, Living Next Door, Lord Windermere, Monbeg Dude, Oscar Time, Prince De Beauchene, Rebel Rebellion, Royale Knight, Saint Are, Sam Winner, Spring Heeled,  Sunnyhillboy, 40-1 BAR (EW ¼ Odds Places 1,2,3,4) 




To Win At The 2015 Cheltenham Festival: 8-11 Annie Power, 7-4 Douvan, 11-4 Don Poli, 3-1 Vautour,7-2 Aurore D’Estruval,  9-2Valseur Lido, 5-1 Apache Stronghold, Gilgamboa, 11-2 Champagne Fever,  6-1 Black Hercules, Nichols Canyon, Saphir Du Rheu, 7-1 Alvisio Ville, Shaneshill, Tell Us More, 8-1 Al Ferof, Djakadam, Tea For Two, The Young Master, Zarkandar, 10-1  Caracci Apache,  Value At Risk, 12-1  Pont Alexandre, Whisper, 14-1 Emerging Talent, Free Expression, Gitane Du Berlais, 16-1 Aubusson, Close Touch, Far West, Fingal Bay, The Tullow Tank, Three Kingdoms, Very Wood, Wishfull Thinking, 20-1 Joshua Lane, Uxizandre, 25-1 Seedling, 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, 11-1 Jollyallan, 12-1 Nichols Canyon, 16-1 Alvisio Ville, Peace And Co, Qewy, Shaneshill, Tell Us More, 20-1 Parlour Games, Windsor Park, 25-1 Black Hercules, Glingerburn, Morning Run, Otago Trail, Outlander, Silver Concorde, Sizing John, Some Plan, 33-1 Bentelimar, Cardinal Walter, Golantilla, Identity Thief, Jolly’s Cracked It, Kalkir, Karezak, Max Dynamite, McKinley, On Tour, Rich Coast, Seedling, Vercingetorix, 40-1 BAR (EW 1/4 Odds Places 1,2,3)


Racing Post Arkle: 4-7 Un De Sceaux, 6-1 Vibrato Valtat, 8-1  Vautour,  12-1 Josses Hill, 14-1 Clarcam,  16-1 Gilgamboa, Sgt Reckless, 20-1 Gitane Du Berlais, Ptit Zig,  25-1 Adriana Des Mottes, Apache Stronghold, 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, 25-1 Irving, 40-1 Kitten Rock, Vaniteux, 50-1 Garde La Victoire, Purple Bay, 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, Land Of Vic, Little King Robin, 20-1 Carrigmorna Rock, Emily Gray, 25-1 Clara Mc Cloud, Dark Spirit, Gitane Du Berlais, Jennies Jewel, The Pirate’s Queen, 33-1 Analifet, Baie Des Iles, Jennys Surprise, Melbourne Lady, Mischievous Milly, 40-1 BAR (EW 1/5 Odds Places 1,2,3)


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



Wednesday 11th March 2015


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


RSA Chase: 7-2 Don Poli, 5-1 Kings Palace, 11-2 Coneygree, 10-1 The Young Master, 12-1 Southfield Theatre, Valseur Lido, Vautour, 14-1 Apache Stronghold, Ptit Zig, 20-1 Adriana Des Mottes, Apache Jack, Gitane Du Berlais, If In Doubt, Vroum Vroum Mag, 25-1 Rule The World, Sausalito Sunrise, 33-1 Blood Cotil, Cogry, Grand Vision, Irish Saint, Jarry D’Honneur, Mala Beach, Ned Stark, Noble Emperor, Royal Player, Sego Success, Shanahan’s Turn, The Tullow Tank, Val De Ferbet, Wounded Warrior, 40-1 BAR (EW ¼ Odds Places 1,2,3)


Queen Mother Champion Chase: 11-4 Sprinter Sacre, 9-2 Dodging Bullets, 6-1 Champagne Fever, 7-1 Sire De Grugy,  8-1 Mr Mole, 14-1 Hidden Cyclone, 25-1 Balder Succes, Simply Ned, 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,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: 3-1Vautour,  7-2 Ptit Zig, 7-1 Apache Stronghold, Un De Sceaux, Valseur Lido, 10-1 Gilgamboa, 16-1  Gitane Du Berlais, 20-1  Adriana Des Mottes, Close Touch, Don Poli, God’s Own, Irish Saint, Josses Hill,  Vroum Vroum Mag, 25-1   Jarry D’Honneur, Melodic Rendezvous, Shanahan’s Turn, Smashing, The Tullow Tank, 33-1 Cause Of Causes, Deep Trouble, Noble Emperor, Splash of Ginge, Three Kingdoms, Un  Ace, 40-1 BAR (EW 1/4 Odds Places 1,2,3)


Ryanair Chase: 4-1 Don Cossack, 6-1 Cue Card, 8-1 Champagne Fever, 10-1 Djakadam, Johns Spirit, 12-1 Balder Succes, Ballycasey, Carlingford Lough, Ma Filleule, 14-1 Hidden Cyclone, Menorah, Taquin Du Seuil, 20-1 Boston Bob, Eduard, Rajdhani Express, Wishfull Thinking, Wonderful Charm, 25-1 Ballynagour, Twinlight, Uxizandre, 33-1 Caid Du Berlais, Captain Conan, First Lieutenant, Module, Roi Du Mee, Savello, Texas Jack, 40-1 Bright New Dawn, Double Ross, Finian’s Rainbow, Hunt Ball, 50-1 Third Intention, 66-1 Baily Green, 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, 8-1 Annie Power, Rock On Ruby, 10-1  Lieutenant Colonel, 12-1 Beat That, Un Temps Pour Tout,  14-1  Whisper, 16-1 Blue Fashion, Monksland, 25-1 At Fishers Cross, Jetson, Reve De Sivola, 33-1  Briar Hill, Cole Harden, Dedigout, Pont Alexandre, 40-1 Un Atout, 50-1 Abbyssial, Aubusson, Back In Focus, Rule The World, Seeyouatmidnight, 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: 7-4 Peace And Co, 6-1 Hargam, 10-1 Kalkir, Petite Parisienne, 14-1  Dicosimo, Top Notch, 20-1  Bristol De Mai, Fiscal Focus, Karezak, Pain Au Chocolat, 25-1  Theophilus, Vercingetorix, 33-1 Arabian Revolution, Baraka De Thaix, Beltor, Bidourey, Bivouac, Golden Doyen, Zarib, 40-1 BAR (EW ¼ Odds Places 1,2,3)


Albert Bartlett Novices Hurdle: 7-1 Black Hercules, 8-1 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 Alvisio Ville, 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, 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, 12-1 Carlingford Lough, Holywell, 14-1 Coneygree, Lord Windermere, 16-1 Bobs Worth, Djakadam, Foxrock (needs to be supplemented), 20-1 Boston Bob, 25-1 Smad Place, 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, Theatre Guide, 250-1 River Choice, (EW ¼ Odds Places 1,2,3)


The Foxhunter Steeple Chase Challenge Cup: 7-2 Teaforthree, 7-1 On The Fringe, 8-1 Harbour Court, Paint The Clouds, 10-1 Current Event, 12-1 Aerial, Salsify, Two Rockers, 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

4-1          Barry Geraghty

6-1          Sam Twiston-Davies

7-1          Bryan Cooper

9-1          AP McCoy

25-1       Richard Johnson

25-1       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 10th March?:

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:



2015 FLAT


Lincoln Handicap: 12-1 Gm Hopkins, 14-1 Mange All, 16-1 Moohaarib, Munaaser, 20-1 Belgian Bill, Bronze Angel, Certificate, Chatez, Cornrow, Dream Spirit, Dutch Art Dealer, Gabrial, Magic City, Melvin The Grate, 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, Gabrial’s Kaka, Gamesome, Haaf A Sixpence, Halation, Horsted Keynes, Indy, Lincoln, Mindurownbusiness, 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, 8-1 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, 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 Jellicle Ball, 33-1 Al Naamah, Diamond Bangle, Fluff, Kissed By Angels, Truth, 40-1 Fonteyn, (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, 66-1 Spanish 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)