Horse Racing By Jon Ivan-Duke

Two Enter National Mix & Min Hoses Up

Mountainous entered the Grand National picture after winning the Welsh National in testing conditions at Chepstow and is 40-1 with William Hill.


Meanwhile, Triolo D’Alene returned to form with a strong performance in the Chase at Kempton and is now 25-1 for the Aintree feature.


Over in Ireland, Min took the plaudits in the Moscow Flyer Novice Hurdle. He’s now Even-Money favourite for the Supreme from 5-2 with William Hill.


“At this stage, Min is the one horse we most want to beat at Cheltenham,” said William Hill spokesman Jon Ivan-Duke.


Supreme: EVENS Min, 6-1 Altior, Yorkhill, 10-1 Buveur D’Air, 12-1 Bellshill, Yanworth, 14-1 American Tom, Long Dog, Petit Mouchoir, Tombstone, 16-1 Moon Racer, Townshend, 20-1 BAR (EW ¼ Odds Places 1,2,3)