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Altior ‘on schedule’ for Queen Mother

Champion trainer Nicky Henderson is confident ante-post favourite Altior is “on schedule” to be ready for the Queen Mother Champion Chase at Cheltenham in March. Last year’s unbeaten Racing Post Arkle winner had his return to action delayed this season following a wind operation but is now set to resume cantering at Seven Barrows this […]

Phoenix to rise and Stradivarius to hit right notes

Blaklion hard to hold in Becher test

Fourth in the Grand National at Aintree in the spring, Blaklion looks to hold outstanding claims of getting a win over famous fences in Saturday’s Becher Handicap Chase. Nigel Twiston-Davies’ charge kept some very useful company last term, preceding his Aintree effort with pleasing performances in defeat behind the likes of Native River, Definitly Red […]

Phoenix to rise and Stradivarius to hit right notes