Horse Racing By Rupert Adams

Rhododendron Trimmed – Churchill 8/1 To Do The Guineas/Derby Double

William Hill have today trimmed the price of Rhododendron winning the 1000 Guineas from 2/1 to 15/8.

Meanwhile Churchill is also proving popular at 5/4 for the 2000 Guineas and it is now 8/1 that Churchill does the 2000 Guineas & Derby double.

“The favourites are proving very popular for both the big races and it is looking bleak for the bookies,” said William Hill spokesman Rupert Adams.

Qipco 1000 Guineas: 15/8 Rhododendron, 6/1 Daban, 6/1 Fair Eva, 8/1 Winter,  10/1 Dabyah, 10/1 Hydrangea,  11/1 Talaayeb, 14/1 Intricately, 20/1 Poet's Vanity, 20/1 Roly Poly, 20/1 Sea of Grace, 25/1 Unforgetable Filly, 25/1 Queen Kindly, 33/1 Rain Goddess, 40/1 Urban Fox, 50/1 Kilmah, 66/1 Ce La Vie, 100/1 Dream Start

Qipco 2000 Guineas: 5/4 Churchill ; 4/1 Al Wukair; 4/1 Barney Roy; 9/2 Eminent; 16/1 Dream Castle; 33/1 Lancaster Bomber; 33/1 Rivet; 50/1 Peace Envoy; 50/1 Spirit of Valor; 33/1 Larchmont Lad; 66/1 Top Score; 66/1 Law and Order

Investec Derby: 9/2 Churchill; 8/1 Cracksman; 12/1 Cliffs Of Moher; 12/1 Eminent; 14/1 Sir John Lavery; 16/1 Rivet; 16/1 Waldgeist; 16/1 Yucatan; 20/1 Best Of Days; 20/1 Capri; 20/1 Orderofthegarter; 25/1 Akihiro; 25/1 Atty Persse; 25/1 Benbatl; 25/1 Best Solution; 25/1 Rekindling; 25/1 Salouen; 25/1 Thunder Snow; 33/1 Crystal Ocean; 33/1 Dubawi Prince; 33/1 Leshlaa; 33/1 Mirage Dancer; 33/1 Tamleek; 33/1 Venice Beach; 40/1 Frontispiece; 40/1 Temple Church; 50/1 Finn Mccool; 50/1 Giant's Treasure; 50/1 Okool; 66/1 Impact Point; 66/1 Lethal Impact; 66/1 Syphax; 100/1 Unite The Clans

Number Of Aidan O'Brien Trained UK Classic Winners In 2017: 14/1 None, 7/2 One, 13/8 Two, 15/8 Three, 7/1 Four, 33/1 Five