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Are You A Backer Or Layer Of Altior?

Betfair sponsor the seven races at Newbury on Saturday and the company have been rewarded with a brilliant card of jumping. Altior has his prep-race before the Champion Chase at the Cheltenham Festival, the Denman Chase features a Gold Cup winner and the Betfair Hurdle is one of the most open and competitive handicap hurdle[...]
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Top Notch Can Win For Henderson Who Withdrew Altior

Nicky Henderson’s decision to withdraw Altior from the Unibet Silviniaco Conti Chase at Kempton has taken much of the intrigue from the race. The stable’s second string, Top Notch, is the favourite with William Hill. There have been some significant withdrawals from the supporting Lanzarote Handicap Hurdle. Tight Call is the horse to back at[...]
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Altior Likely To Miss King George Chase

Trainer Nicky Henderson says star chaser Altior is extremely unlikely to run in the King George at Kempton after failing to fully convince connections during his latest work-out. Earlier this year, Henderson earmarked the Boxing Day showpiece as the main objective for the dual Queen Mother Champion Chase winner. But doubts arose when Altior suffered[...]
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