Top jock Ruby Walsh led the way last weekend with 9/2 winner Gitane Du Berlais at Sandown while the PP Trader tipped 16/1 poke El Dancer who was second at the same track. It was all in on Kaki De La Pree (9/4f) in the lucky last who was a gallant runner-up – but no-one remembers second place, right?
Ruby, fake-tan expert and racing pundit Matt Chapman, our racing trader and lovable pal Turftalk Tom spin the wheel again to see if their winners make them admired and respected by all – or the guy whose losers make him odds on for a wedgie when the boss ain’t looking.
Newbury’s 24-runner handicap hurdle (3.35pm) (Paddy’s paying five places) and some tricky Cheltenham trials take centre-stage with Warwick this weekend where we should finally sort the wheat from the bits that aren’t wheat – five weeks out from the Festival.
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