Impressive at Market Rasen just 12 days ago Book ‘Em Danno (2:20) can complete the hat-trick in the opening novice hurdle at Ffos Las on Thursday.
Peter Bowen’s chestnut wasn’t overly fluent over his obstacles last time, but the further he went the better he looked and he beat a useful rival easily in the end. With the step up in trip sure to suit, he should be hard to beat.
Over in at Ireland Ainama (6:50) can get off the mark at the third time of asking over fences in the beginners’ chase at Killarney.
The former Nicky Henderson trained seven-year-old was no match for the smart Mossey Joe on debut in May, before going down by a ¼ length to St Devote in June.
The selection would have won but for a mistake at the last that day and it will be disappointing if he fails to land this under ‘Slippers’ Madden.
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- AL FEROF won Supreme Novices’ Hurdle 10-1
- BENSALEM won Stewart Family Handicap 5-1
- BOBS WORTH won A Bartlett 15-8, 4/4 for year
- CAPTAIN CHRIS won Arkle Trophy 6-1
- FIRST LIEUTENANT won Neptune Investment 7-1
- (plus Grade 1 in Ireland 16-1)
- JAMES DE VASSY won Lanzarote Hurdle 8-1
- LONG RUN won King George 9-2, Gold Cup 7-2
- OSCAR WHISKY won Aintree Hurdle 6-1
- Peddlers Cross (Fighting Fifth Hurdle)
- Medermit (Scilly Isles Novices’ Chase)
- FINIAN’S RAINBOW (Maghull Novices’ Chase)
- WISHFULL THINKING (Manifesto Novices’ Chase)