Horse Racing By Jennie Prest

William Hill Ante Post Update

Cue Card led the way in an action-packed National Hunt afternoon, scoring decisively in the Charlie Hall Chase and earning a quote of 14-1 from William Hill for the Hennessy and 8-1 for the Betfair Chase. Before then at Wetherby, Kilcooley entered the picture for the World Hurdle as a 14-1 shot with victory in the 3 mile hurdle.


At Ascot, Nabucco landed the William Hill Handicap Hurdle for the in-form Aidan Coleman and has been trimmed from 14-1 to 8-1 with William Hill for the Greatwood Hurdle. Unanimite is also 14-1 from 33. Pendra won the Sodexo Gold Cup and is now 12-1 from 33-1 for the Hennessy.


Following his victory at Down Royal, Ptit Zig has been cut from 14-1 to 12-1 for the Paddy Power Chase and is also added in to the Ryanair and William Hill King George betting at 16-1 and 25-1 respectively.


Hennessy Gold Cup Chase: 13-2 Saphir Du Rheu, 7-1 Coneygree, 8-1 Don Poli, Vroom Vroom Mag, 10-1 Don Cossack, Many Clouds,  12-1 Pendra, 14-1 Cue Card, Dynaste, Kings Palace, Southfield Theatre, Valseur Lido, 16-1 BAR


Betfair Chase: 9-4 Silvinicao Conti, 5-2 Don Cossack, 3-1 Coneygree, 8-1 Cue Card, 10-1 Ballynagour, Holywell, 14-1 Dynaste, Menorah, 16-1 BAR


Paddy Power Gold Cup: 8-1 Boondooma, Kings Palace, 10-1 Present View, Monetaire, 12-1 Irish Cavalier, Ptit Zig, 14-1 Cocktails at Dawn, 16-1 BAR


William Hill King George VI Chase: 11-4 Vautour, 9-2 Don Cossack, 5-1 Coneygree, 6-1 Sivinicao Conti, 8-1 Saphir Du Rheu, 10-1 Bar (25-1 Ptit Zig)


World Hurdle: 7-1 Annie Power, 8-1 More of That, 10-1 Aux Ptits Soins, Cole Harden, Whisper, Windsor Park,  12-1 Saphir Du Rheu, 14-1 Kilcooley, 16-1 BAR


Ryanair Chase: 7-2 Vautour, 121 Gilgamboa, Uxizandre, 14-1 MaFilleule, Vroom Vroom Mag, Kings Palace, 16-1 Dynaste,  Ptit Zig, 20-1 BAR