Horse Racing By Jon Ivan-Duke

Sheikh Rules For Simcock

Sheikhzayedroad got up to win the 250th renewal of the Doncaster Cup and William Hill now make the victor 14-1 (from 20-1) for the British Champions Long Distance Cup.

Runner-up Quest For More couldn’t quite hold on, but is also quoted at 14-1 (from 16-1) by Hills for the staying race on Champions Day.

“The Long Distance Cup market has been ‘Sheikh-en’, but not stirred – Order Of St George is still very much the one to beat,” said William Hill spokesman Jon Ivan-Duke.

Qipco British Champions Long Distance Cup: 6-4 Order Of St George, 7-1 Bondi Beach, 8-1 Simple Verse, 9-1 Flying Officer, 10-1 Big Orange, Idaho, 12-1 Forgotten Rules, Mizzou, 14-1 Quest For More, Sheikhzayedroad, 16-1 Almela, Litigant, Nearly Caught, Wicklow Brave, 20-1 BAR (EW 1/5 Odds Places 1,2,3)