Horse Racing By Jon Ivan-Duke

Whisper For The World

Whisper is 10/1 with William Hill for the World Hurdle after he won the Silver Cross Stayers’ Hurdle at Aintree for the second year in succession.

He beat the Cheltenham champion Cole Harden in the process and the reigning World Hurdler has been pushed out to 12-1 from 8-1 to retain his title.

World Hurdle: 7-1 Annie Power, 8-1 More Of That, 10-1 Whisper, Windsor Park, 12-1 Cole Harden, Saphir Du Rheu, 16-1 Martello Tower, No More Heroes, 25-1 Call The Cops, (EW ¼ Odds Places 1,2,3)