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Cobra De Mai (FR)
Seven-year-old gelding
Dan Skelton
Racing Put up Score 152 chase

Gained 3 handicap chases closing season, with by means of a ways probably the most notable luck at Cheltenham in April having two times ruled inferior competitors off height weight in Elegance Three corporate previous to that; relished step as much as 3m2f that day having no longer proven any shape past 2m5f prior to now; no promise on Ascot go back in November and nonetheless approach underneath ideally suited later within the month in Wincanton Indexed handicap.

Verdict: working as though one thing amiss

Coeur Chic (IRE)
4-year-old gelding
Gordon Elliott (Ire)
Racing Put up Score 156 hurdle

Ran an enormous race when 2d at the back of Pentland Hills within the Triumph Hurdle; travelled strongly however reduce out temporarily when favorite at Fairyhouse subsequent time; confirmed he has skilled on when placing up a lot advanced effort to win Down Royal Grade 2 in November.

Verdict: growing into top-class hurdler 

Ten-year-old gelding
Nigel Twiston-Davies
Racing Put up Score 146 chase

Staying handicap chaser who has contested 4 Scottish Nationals (ideally suited effort when runner-up in 2017) and ran every other sound race in the most recent renewal, mendacity 5th when unseating on the closing; Cheltenham 3rd in October proves he’s no back-number.

Cogry (centre): stalwart for Nigel Twiston-Davies

Alan Crowhurst

Verdict: cajn win a staying handicap chase 

Coko Seashore (FR)
4-year-old gelding
Gordon Elliott (Ire)
Racing Put up Score 146 hurdle

Confirmed helpful positioned shape closing season, significantly when 2d to Band Of Outlaws in Fred Iciness at Cheltenham; Punchestown win after summer season smash showed he’s modern, even if bit underneath that shape when 15 lengths 2d in Down Royal Grade 2.

Verdict: may grow to be Graded hurdler

Colonial Desires (IRE)
Seven-year-old gelding
Nicky Henderson
Racing Put up Score 138 hurdle

Patchy file in handicap hurdles closing season, when highlights had been 2d in a Grade 2 handicap and Sandown victory at the ultimate day; reportedly no longer suited by means of Taunton’s tight monitor on fourth get started. Is going chasing regardless of no longer at all times fluent in house faculties.

Verdict: chaser on seems to be, would possibly make stronger

Colreevy (IRE)
Six-year-old mare
Willie Mullins (Ire)
Racing Put up Score 128 bumper

Promising begin to hurdling profession when chasing house Middle of the night Run in Cork maiden in November; overlooked maximum of closing season however returned as an advanced horse within the spring; left type of comeback run at the back of when profitable a Grade 1 bumper towards geldings at Punchestown having received a Grade Three mares’ bumper at the similar card 12 months previous.

Verdict: stylish kind for mares’ hurdles

Come To Me (FR)
Seven-year-old gelding
Willie Mullins (Ire)
Racing Put up Score 142 hurdle

Massively spectacular 17-length winner of a maiden hurdle at Cork closing season; despatched off simply 4-1 for a Grade 1 at Naas subsequent time however discovered to be coughing after a deficient run that day and did not get better his shape in additional Grade 1 beginner hurdles at Leopardstown and Punchestown.

Verdict: beginner marketing campaign lacked consistency

Concertista (FR)
5-year-old mare
Willie Mullins (Ire)
Racing Put up Score 138 hurdle

Purchased off the Flat in France and ran a exceptional race on solid and hurdling debut when a detailed 2d within the mares’ beginner hurdle on the Cheltenham Competition at 66-1, simply getting outstayed having cruised to the entrance; attention-grabbing prospect for mares’ hurdles.

Verdict: vivid prospect for beginner hurdles

Coney Island (IRE)
8-year-old gelding
Edward Harty (Ire)
Racing Put up Score 167 chase

Seemed a possible celebrity as a beginner (received one Grade 1 and ran Our Duke to part a size in every other) however in large part disappointing in simply seven runs since; confirmed bits of promise closing season, significantly when staying on into 6th within the Ryanair after being given lots to do.

Verdict: suffering to recapture ideally suited shape

Six-year-old gelding
Tom Lacey
Racing Put up Score 140 chase

Calmly raced chaser, left earlier efforts at the back of when working away with a 3m handicap chase at Exeter in March (suited by means of drying floor); raised 9lb for that effort however is open to additional development after simply 4 chase begins.

Verdict: may defy career-high mark

Coo Megastar Sivola (FR)
Seven-year-old gelding
Nick Williams
Racing Put up Score 151 chase

Has run numerous excellent races at Cheltenham down the years, however his newest look there wasn’t considered one of them (pulled up in Ultima Handicap); had received the former renewal of that Competition handicap and has now dropped to a mark simply 1lb upper.

Verdict: again on a profitable mark

Coquin Mans (FR)
Seven-year-old gelding
Willie Mullins (Ire)
Racing Put up Score 159 hurdle

Gave the look of growing into a sensible hurdler, however since touchdown a Grade 2 at Fairyhouse in April 2018 has been bitterly disappointing for probably the most section; regarded a shadow of his former self when trailing around the again in Stayers’ Hurdle at Cheltenham.

Verdict: has misplaced shape totally

Cotswold Means (IRE)
Six-year-old gelding
Philip Hobbs
Racing Put up Score 116 chase

A hit 4 occasions over hurdles closing season, bettering a stone within the scores as soon as despatched handicapping; simply ideally suited effort when slamming helpful Capitaine at Taunton; handiest modicum of promise on Huntingdon chasing debut in heat tournament.

Verdict: will have to win modest beginner chase

Countister (FR)
Seven-year-old mare
Nicky Henderson
Racing Put up Score 138 hurdle

Prolific French bumper winner, calmly raced for present connections; has run eventually two Cheltenham Fairs (fifth to Laurina in mares’ newbies and this yr 3rd in County Hurdle) with out showing in between. Nonetheless unexposed.

Verdict: no longer observed ideally suited of her but

Depend Meribel
Seven-year-old gelding
Nigel Twiston-Davies
Racing Put up Score 150 chase

Struggles to care for his shape via a marketing campaign however confirmed sensible shape early within the closing two seasons and received his first two chases closing season; has once more began with a bang when 2d to Lostintranslation (flattered to get so shut) in Indexed chase at Carlisle in November however did not step up when 6th in BetVictor Gold Cup later within the month.

Verdict: inconsistency an obstacle

Coup De Pinceau (FR)
Seven-year-old gelding
Paul Nicholls
Racing Put up Score 142 chase

Gained his first two outings over fences sooner than suffering when raised at school in two Grade 2 occasions, overwhelmed a way in each; discovered his stage when excellent 2d in Warwick handicap ultimate get started; with regards to ideally suited on Wincanton go back in October; is going rather well recent.

Verdict: modest handicaps are his stage

Cracking Sensible (FR)
Seven-year-old gelding
Gordon Elliott (Ire)
Racing Put up Score 118 chase

Massively promising as a beginner hurdler two seasons in the past (received two times sooner than completing 2d to Subsequent Vacation spot two times) however struggled closing time period (bodily problems which have been taken care of); confirmed slightly extra when 3rd at the back of Tiger Roll within the Boyne Hurdle. No longer solely persuade on chasing debut (runner-up in Limerick newbies’ chase) and upset in identical tournament at Punchestown subsequent time.

Verdict: suffering up to now over fences

Croco Bay (IRE)
12-year-old gelding
Ben Case
Racing Put up Score 161 chase

Veteran handicapper who may be very calmly raced in this day and age; shrugged off the years when getting back from close to eight-month absence to win Grand Annual Chase at Cheltenham closing spring at 66-1; bit underneath that shape at Punchestown on handiest next get started.

Croco Bay: received the Grand Annual closing time period

John Grossick (

Verdict: observed extra infrequently in this day and age

Crooks Height
Six-year-old gelding
Philip Hobbs
Racing Put up Score 137 hurdle

Seemed a promising hurdler when notching a hat-trick (received two beginner hurdles after which a Newbury handicap) however ran as though one thing could be amiss on subsequent two outings (travelled strongly each and every time sooner than fading temporarily); perhaps ideally suited recent.

Verdict: win at modest stage over fences

9-year-old gelding
Caroline Bailey
Racing Put up Score 148 chase

Advanced into a sensible staying handicapper closing season, profitable thrice together with the Eider at Newcastle; relished step as much as that marathon travel however simply outstayed when 2d within the Scottish Grand Nationwide (in entrance previous); has received on excellent and heavy flooring. 

Verdict: no longer so nicely weighted now

Cyrname (FR)
Seven-year-old gelding
Paul Nicholls
Racing Put up Score 181 chase

Remaining season’s highest-rated chaser on Racing Put up Rankings after a 17-length demolition activity within the Ascot Chase, his 2d wide-margin win over that route and distance; overwhelmed in each earlier runs at Grade 1 stage as a beginner; a lot better right-handed.

Verdict: monster when the whole lot in favour

Daklondike (IRE)
Seven-year-old gelding
David Pipe
Racing Put up Score 152 chase

Quirky staying chaser who has failed to finish in 4 of his closing 5 races (even refused to race within the Eider) however received the Tommy Whittle in between so as to add to trio of wins as a beginner in overdue 2017; has won all 5 victories beneath laws on cushy or heavy flooring; promising go back in handicap hurdle (relatively handled).

Verdict: dangerous selection given inconsistency

Dalila Du Seuil (FR)
Six-year-old mare
Harry Fry
Racing Put up Score 137 chase

Ex-French, fourth to French famous person De Bon Coeur in Grade 1 at Auteuil in 2017; fulfilling creation for brand new connections in mares’ beginner chase at Exeter sooner than maintaining harm subsequent time that curtailed her season. Quite a few alternatives in mares’ chases.

Verdict: scope to make stronger over fences

Dallas Des Pictons (FR)
Six-year-old gelding
Gordon Elliott (Ire)
Racing Put up Score 119 chase

Profitable chasing debut at Gowran in October no longer with out blemish and did not step up on that shape subsequent time in Grade 3; sensible beginner hurdler closing season, made a profitable handicap debut in a precious 3m race at Leopardstown and ran every other cracker when 2d within the Martin Pipe at Cheltenham.

Verdict: will have to win once more over fences

Dame De Compagnie (FR)
Six-year-old mare
Nicky Henderson
Racing Put up Score 130 hurdle

Seemed set for promising profession over jumps with two victories (together with mares’ Indexed) from 4 begins in her beginner season sooner than harm intervened; resumed in Greatwood Hurdle at Cheltenham in November and really encouraging effort in 5th.

Verdict: can win once more at her personal stage

Dandy Dan (IRE)
Six-year-old gelding
Kim Bailey
Racing Put up Score 153 chase

Advanced into a sensible staying beginner chaser closing season, profitable 3 in a row; did specifically nicely to complete 2d in a precious beginner handicap at Ayr on his ultimate run having no longer jumped at his ideally suited; Kelso 2d will have to set him up for excellent season in handicaps.

Verdict: modern handicapper, can make stronger additional

Danny Kirwan (IRE)
Six-year-old gelding
Paul Nicholls
Racing Put up Score 140 hurdle

Very popular at house and landed an important contact when creating a profitable bumper debut in 2018; but to construct on that and overwhelmed at 1-2 on hurdling debut however did a lot better to complete 2d at the back of Angels Breath in a Grade 2; suffered setback in February, returns round Christmas.

Verdict: persistence might be rewarded

Danny Whizzbang (IRE)
Six-year-old gelding
Paul Nicholls
Racing Put up ranking 141 hurdle

Has at all times regarded a chaser within the making; advanced from first time out to his 2d as a beginner hurdler; wrong flooring stored him off the monitor after March; had summer season respiring operation; may take shape to new stage now he is going chasing.

Verdict: large development as soon as over fences

Daphne Du Clos (FR)
Six-year-old mare
Nicky Henderson
Racing Put up Score 108 hurdle

A few of the main fancies for the 2017 Champion Bumper at Cheltenham sooner than being dominated out by means of harm and had already overwhelmed eventual 5th Western Ryder in a Indexed contest at Newbury; in any case because of go back from harm and will have to make a excellent beginner hurdler.

Verdict: make up for misplaced time

Darasso (FR)
Six-year-old gelding
Joseph O’Brien (Ire)
Racing Put up Score 157 chase

Constructed on high-class French shape (two times beat Janika in Indexed hurdles) when dropped again to 2m to win Graded races over hurdles and fences on ultimate two runs closing season; had regarded a transparent non-stayer when 5th at the back of Presenting Percy within the Galmoy Hurdle.

Verdict: thrilling, lots extra to come back

Dashel Drasher
Six-year-old gelding
Jeremy Scott
Racing Put up Score 146 chase

Thrilling front-runner who reeled off a four-timer in beginner hurdles at round 2m4f on the finish of closing season, making all each and every time; no fit for sophisticated Champ on Newbury chasing debut (travel of prolonged 2m6f a color too a ways) in November however ran race stuffed with promise.

Dashel Drasher (appropriate): ran nicely at the back of Champ on chase debut

Mark Cranham

Verdict: certain to win races over fences

Davids Attraction (IRE)
8-year-old gelding
John Walsh (Ire)
Racing Put up Score 151 hurdle

Going from power to power at the Flat and over hurdles, winner of 3 of closing 4 begins between August and October; received precious Listowel handicap hurdle 3 weeks sooner than stepping up effectively to Grade Three corporate at Tipperary; profitable series halted week later in Irish Cesarewitch.

Verdict: in type of his lifestyles since August

Sunlight Katie (FR)
Six-year-old mare
Gordon Elliott (Ire)
Racing Put up ranking 139 hurdle

Sensible bumper mare closing season; had little to overcome on Fairyhouse hurdling debut in October however advanced to win Down Royal Grade Three following month; nicely seemed by means of connections and has scope to do nicely in Graded mares’ beginner hurdles.

Verdict: can make stronger considerably over hurdles

Loss of life Accountability (IRE)
8-year-old gelding
Gordon Elliott (Ire)
Racing Put up Score 162 chase

Anticipated to go back from just about two years out; didn’t construct on wealthy early promise over hurdles however had received his first 3 beginner chases 3 seasons in the past, together with the Drinmore, sooner than harmful ligaments at Leopardstown (fell on the closing when nicely held by means of Footpad).

Verdict: may make a hit comeback

Defi Du Seuil (FR)
Six-year-old gelding
Philip Hobbs
Racing Put up Score 164 chase

Best-class chaser; aided by means of cushy flooring when effectively losing again to 2m in Grade 2 Shloer Chase at Cheltenham on go back; had misplaced his excess of hurdles after a super unbeaten juvenile marketing campaign however labored his as far back as shape closing season and won a 2d Cheltenham Competition win within the JLT Inexperienced persons’ Chase; excellent 2d to Chacun Pour Soi at Punchestown however could also be higher again as much as 2m4f and may even keep 3m.

Verdict: so flexible, arduous nut to crack at 2m-2m4f

Definitly Pink (IRE)
Ten-year-old gelding
Brian Ellison
Racing Put up Score 169 chase

Has a high quality file in staying chases slightly under the highest stage, profitable a couple of Grade 2 races in each and every of the closing two seasons; not able to construct on closing season’s early successes (even overwhelmed at 1-6 at Kelso) however was once nonetheless in rivalry when introduced down within the Gold Cup; bit underneath ideally suited on two next begins.

Verdict: slightly under height, arduous to put

Delta Paintings (FR)
Six-year-old gelding
Gordon Elliott (Ire)
Racing Put up Score 166 chase

Gained 4 out of 5 over fences closing season; ran every other cracker when struggling sole defeat within the RSA Chase at Cheltenham and inspired once more when profitable by means of 12 lengths at Punchestown; underneath ideally suited on go back in Down Royal Grade 1 (perhaps wanted the race) and must make stronger to justify Gold Cup pretensions.

Verdict: may grow to be Gold Cup hope

De Rasher Counter
Seven-year-old gelding
Emma Lavelle
Racing Put up Score 153 chase

Got here into his personal when regularly stepped up in travel over fences closing season and produced a few terrific performances in excellent beginner handicaps at Newbury and Uttoxeter; excellent 2d at Chepstow beneath a penalty in between; specifically efficient on heavy flooring.

Verdict: win handicaps when dust flying

Derrinross (IRE)
8-year-old gelding
Philip Dempsey (Ire)
Racing Put up Score 146 hurdle

Fragile gelding who took his shape to a brand new stage closing season when getting back from a yr absence, profitable Graded beginner hurdles at Cork and Limerick; ran nicely when 6th within the Albert Bartlett at Cheltenham; higher on softer flooring.

Verdict: has long run as staying beginner chaser

Destrier (FR)
Six-year-old gelding
Dan Skelton
Racing Put up Score 157 chase

Large improver when despatched beginner chasing, leaping fantastically to win first two races over fences and working a cracker for one so green when a detailed 3rd at the back of Ornua in a 2m Grade 1 at Aintree; Haldon Gold Cup 3rd suggests a excellent season awaits.

Verdict: large participant in 2m handicaps

Deyrann De Carjac (FR)
Six-year-old gelding
Alan King
Racing Put up Score 147 chase

Guarantees to take excessive rank amongst 2m4f newbies judged on comfy victory in well-contested Huntingdon beginner chase in November; can take care of step as much as Graded corporate or is usually a power in high quality handicaps; nicely seemed by means of teacher.

Verdict: can win extra 2m4f beginner chases

Diablo De Rouhet (FR)
Six-year-old gelding
Nicky Henderson
Racing Put up Score 148 chase

Large improver over hurdles and fences, now 3-Four for brand new teacher; confirmed he’s forward of the handicapper with simple win in beginner handicap chase at Uttoxeter in October (raised 11lb); reverted to hurdles newest and received aggressive Pertemps qualifier at Newbury. 

Verdict: can growth additional over hurdles and fences

Diakali (FR)
Ten-year-old gelding
Gary Moore
Racing Put up Score 154 chase

Grade 1 hurdler in his early life (received two times on the height stage as a juvenile and simply overwhelmed within the 2014 Aintree Hurdle) who emerged from a protracted duration of accidents and deficient shape with a stellar summer season marketing campaign over fences in 2018; therefore aimed on the Arkle handiest to fail a veterinary check.

Diakali: a high-class performer on his day

John Grossick

Verdict: arduous to consider higher to come back

Dickie Diver (IRE)
Six-year-old gelding
Nicky Henderson
Racing Put up Score 145 hurdle

Extremely promising in 3 beginner hurdles closing season; simply pipped by means of next Grade 2 winner Lisnagar Oscar first day trip and adopted maiden victory with an eyecatching fourth within the Albert Bartlett at Cheltenham (completed nicely after no longer getting a transparent run).

Verdict: can succeed in excessive stage over fences

Diego Du Charmil (FR)
Seven-year-old gelding
Paul Nicholls
Racing Put up Score 164 chase

Very helpful 2m chaser, no longer received since touchdown Grade 1 beginner chase at Aintree in April 2018; in 3 clashes with Altior closing season overwhelmed 19, 41 and 54 lengths (beat 3 competitors in 4 begins); appropriate again to ideally suited on Ascot go back (raised 6lb) following summer season respiring operation. 

Verdict: scores upward push will make lifestyles tougher

Dingo Greenback (IRE)
Seven-year-old gelding
Alan King
Racing Put up Score 155 chase

High-quality 3rd in closing season’s Ladbrokes Trophy when outstanding all through; nicely fancied for all 3 next runs at the again of that however would possibly have discovered excellent flooring sooner than perfect; Newbury hurdles 3rd on go back will set him up well for every other crack at Ladbrokes Trophy.

Verdict: dislike of iciness flooring downside

Discorama (FR)
Six-year-old gelding
Paul Nolan (Ire)
Racing Put up Score 156 chase

Has completed 2d on the Cheltenham Competition for the closing two seasons, happening narrowly to Le Breuil in a gruelling Nationwide Hunt Chase closing time period; adopted up with a excellent 2d at the back of Delta Paintings at Punchestown; career-best over fences when runner-up in Wexford Indexed chase on go back.

Discorama: post a excellent effort on seasonal debut

Alain Barr

Verdict: first rate long run in staying handicaps

Dlauro (FR)
Six-year-old gelding
Joseph O’Brien (Ire)
Racing Put up Score 126 bumper

Set connections again £410,000 on the gross sales; a hit in his handiest Irish point-to-point closing yr; created beneficial influence when working out spectacular winner of Punchestown bumper in Would possibly; teacher charges him excellent prospect for beginner hurdles.

Verdict: will have to make first rate beginner hurdler

Dolos (FR)
Six-year-old gelding
Paul Nicholls
Racing Put up Score 162 chase

Elegant 2m handicap chaser who received off 154 at Warwick in Would possibly; but to persuade over additional and handiest 5th when favorite for the Greatwood Gold Cup; teacher fears his mark flatters him however ran with regards to ideally suited when runner-up in Haldon Gold Cup.

Verdict: more difficult off career-high mark

Dominateur (FR)
Six-year-old gelding
Oliver Sherwood
Racing Put up Score 130 hurdle

Two beginner hurdle wins (each on cushy flooring) justified the verdict to put off a transfer to fences; no longer at all times the slickest jumper of hurdles and fell on Carlisle chasing debut in November; may make stronger as he strengthens up.

Verdict: win over fences at modest stage

Dommage Pour Toi (FR)
Six-year-old gelding
Henry de Bromhead (Ire)
Racing Put up Score 122 chase

Revolutionary beginner hurdler closing season; took a large bounce ahead when getting off the mark at 33-1 in a Grade 2 at Fairyhouse and sponsored that up with a cast 5th at the back of Reserve Tank in a Grade 1 at Punchestown; no longer a lot promise on chasing debut again at Punchestown in November.

Verdict: will have to do higher over fences

Dortmund Park (FR)
Six-year-old gelding
Gordon Elliott (Ire)
Racing Put up Score 152 hurdle

Grade 1 winner as a beginner hurdler two seasons in the past, albeit when rather lucky at Punchestown; have been handiest 8th within the Albert Bartlett; did not make an influence in 3 runs in height corporate closing season; ongoing respiring problems and tough to stay appropriate; no promise on chasing debut in November.

Verdict: well being problems a significant fear

Double Shuffle (IRE)
9-year-old gelding
Tom George
Racing Put up Score 166 chase

Has in large part struggled since completing a size 2d to May Chew within the 2017 King George however were given some leeway off the handicapper closing time period and underlined his love of Kempton with every other 2d in a precious handicap chase in February; additionally won his closing win there in 2016.

Verdict: 13 runs since closing win

Dounikos (FR)
8-year-old gelding
Gordon Elliott (Ire)
Racing Put up Score 158 chase

Gained closing season’s Grand Nationwide Trial at Punchestown, in any case pleasurable early promise over fences (had received first two chases and completed a detailed fourth in a red-hot Grade 1 at Leopardstown); pulled up within the Grand Nationwide and Irish Nationwide.

Verdict: part of possibility with patchy file

Douvan (FR)
9-year-old gelding
Willie Mullins (Ire)
Racing Put up Score 178 chase

Gained his first 13 begins for Willie Mullins together with two Cheltenham Competition triumphs, however has been beset by means of bodily issues since; overlooked closing season via harm and was once having first run for 569 days when profitable Grade 2 Clonmel Oil Chase in November; regarded a color ring-rusty however the hearth nonetheless burns.

Verdict: win once more if issues don’t resurface

Douvan were given again on the right track with victory within the Clonmel Oil Chase

Patrick McCann

Downtown Getaway (IRE)
Six-year-old gelding
Nicky Henderson
Racing Put up Score 132 hurdle

Purchased for £350,000 after beating a twin next winner by means of 12 lengths on bumper debut in Eire; didn’t somewhat hit the heights anticipated over hurdles closing season however received at Ascot and thrown in on the deep finish when 8th in a Grade 1 at Aintree on ultimate run. 3m on cushy will have to swimsuit over fences.

Verdict: can make stronger significantly as soon as over fences

Dragon D’Estruval (FR)
Six-year-old gelding
Nicky Henderson
Racing Put up Score 143 chase

Used to be 3-Five over fences in France; didn’t set global alight in 4 runs over hurdles for Nicky Henderson however confirmed the good thing about a respiring operation when shut 3rd in precious Perth handicap chase on newest time out; ideally fitted by means of some reduce within the flooring.

Verdict: extra to come back in handicap chases

Dream Du Grand Val (FR)
Six-year-old gelding
Nicky Henderson
Racing Put up Score 137 hurdle

Positioned a lot of occasions over hurdles in France; were given off the mark in minor Fontwell handicap (rated 125) however hasn’t in point of fact constructed on that luck in 3 next outings; did not at all times appreciate his hurdles however has the construct of a chaser.

Verdict: fences would possibly convey development

Dr Sanderson (IRE)
5-year-old gelding
Paul Nicholls
Racing Put up Score 133 hurdle

Stored to smaller tracks for many of his beginner hurdle season, when 3 wins got here on excellent flooring or excellent to cushy; modified palms over the summer season and thought to be “a excellent amusing horse” for beginner chases however ran poorly on debut; ideally suited on a flat monitor.

Verdict: succeed in modest stage over fences

Duca De Thaix (FR)
Six-year-old gelding
Gordon Elliott (Ire)
Racing Put up Score 152 chase

Took nicely to fences closing season and received back-to-back handicaps at Fairyhouse, together with a precious contest in January; shape tailed off when stepped as much as Graded races later within the season; confirmed ideally suited shape on excellent flooring however had received a Grade Three hurdle on heavy. Simply brushed apart in Naas Grade Three in November.

Verdict: upload to tally in handicaps

Duc Des Genievres (FR)
Six-year-old gelding
Willie Mullins (Ire)
Racing Put up Score 166 chase

Vast-margin winner of closing season’s Racing Put up Arkle at Cheltenham, despite the fact that race regarded vulnerable previously and fell aside after early casualties; did not again that up when 3rd at the back of Chacun Pour Soi at Punchestown; disappointing when simply brushed apart on go back in Grade 2 at Navan in November.

Verdict: suspicion Arkle win would possibly flatter

Dynamite Greenbacks (FR)
Six-year-old gelding
Paul Nicholls
Racing Put up Score 162 chase

Advanced speedy when switched to fences closing season, profitable 4 out of 5 together with a Grade 1 at Sandown when reeling in Ornua; regarded a number one contender for the Racing Put up Arkle till dominated out via harm. Returns within the new yr, when he’ll be aimed toward Champion Chase.

Verdict: large participant in height 2m chases

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