Alpha Des Obeaux Stakes Ryanair Chase Claim

Alpha Des Obeaux won the Clonmel Oil Chase on Thursday to enhance his claims as a potential Ryanair 2018 contender at the Cheltenham Festival. He seemed to struggle over three miles and further on his past few runs, but the drop back to today’s…

Cue Card Out of Cheltenham Festival

A wind problem has prevented Cue Card from taking his chances at the Cheltenham Festival for the second year running and while he will ready in time for Aintree, he will not be contesting the Ryanair Chase, which he won in 2013, and for which…