Horse Racing By Rupert Adams

Clan Des Obeaux Backed For Caspian Caviar Gold Cup

The Paul Nicholls trained Clan des Obeaux is joint 6/1 favourite to win the big race at Cheltenham this weekend alongside Starchitect. It comes on the day when Paul Nicholls has been cut from 2/1 to 7/4 to win the trainers championship.


“Paul Nicholls has had a cracking start to the season and he could just have enough ammunition to win back his title,” said William Hill spokesman Rupert Adams.


To Win The NH Trainers Championship: 4/6 Nicky Henderson, 7/4 Paul Nicholls, 8/1 Colin Tizzard, 20/1 Dan Skelton, 25/1 Willie Mullins, 33/1 Nigel Twiston-Davis


Cheltenham: Caspian Caviar Gold Cup: 6/1 Clan Des Obeaux, 6/1 Starchitect, 8/1 Ballyalton, 8/1 Le Prezien, 9/1 King’s Odyssey,, 10/1 Long House Hall, 10/1 O O Severn, 10/1 Romain De Senam, 11/ On Tour, 11/1 Splasg Of Ginge, 12/1 Kilcrea Vale, 16/1 Foxtail Hill, 16/1 Guitar Pete, 20/1 Deauville Dancer, 25/1 Max Ward, 25/1 Vaniteux