Horse Racing By Jon Ivan-Duke

Shantou Shines At Cheltenham

Shantou Village defied the odds to win the Neptune Investment Management Novices’ Hurdle at Cheltenham and is now 12-1 for the Neptune and 12-1 for the Albert Bartlett with William Hill. Shantou Village is 10-1 to ‘Win Any Race At Cheltenham Festival’.

“Shantou Village has beaten a very smart Flat horse in Penglai Pavilion and done it in some style. He’s asserted his place in the Cheltenham Festival betting,” said William Hill spokesman Jon Ivan-Duke.

To Win Any Race At 2016 Cheltenham Festival: 10-1 Shantou Village

Albert Bartlett: 12-1 Shantou Village

Neptune: 10-1 Moon Racer, 12-1 Bellshill, Shantou Village, 14-1 Yorkhill, 16-1 Long Dog, Wait For Me, Yanworth, 20-1 Disko, 33-1 Buveur D’Air, Penglai Pavilion, (EW ¼ Odds Places 1,2,3)