2014 Cheltenham Festival tips – Smash into Smad for RSA Chase at 14/115 October 2013
High-class hurdler Smad Place is set to embark on a chasing career and he could go all the way to the top.
It's that time of year when punters start compiling lists of horses to follow over the jumps and thoughts turn to the bigger prizes to come, and that of course includes the Cheltenham Festiva...
2.40 RSA Chase tips - Back Boston On Bob to see off RSA rivals13 March 2013
Nick takes a look at the RSA Chase (2.40) at the Cheltenham Festival on Wednesday 13th March.In the absence of long-time ante post favourite Dynaste, Unioniste (3/1, Betfred) heads the betting for the RSA Chase and Paul Nicholls’ chaser has quickly proved himself as a force to be reckoned with...
2013 RSA Chase - What the trainers say about their Cheltenham Festival chances12 March 2013
Boston Bob and Unioniste are the favourites for the RSA Chase on day two of the 2013 Cheltenham Festival following the defection of Dynaste.
Willie Mullins, who struck in the first race of the Cheltenham Festival with Champagne Fever, trains Boston Bob, runner-up in the Albert Bartlett Novices’ Hur...
2013 RSA Chase latest odds12 March 2013
The betting for the RSA Chase has an open look to it with Boston Bob just about clinging on to favouritism from Unioniste.
This was to be the target for Dynaste but his defection to the Jewson Chase has made the contest more competitive and Boston Bob, who was a gallant runner-up in last seaso...
2013 RSA Chase runners and full field12 March 2013
A total of 11 runners will go to post for the RSA Chase, which has been blown wide open by the defection of Dynaste to the Jewson Chase.
They are headed by the Willie Mullins-trained Boston Bob, who was a gallant runner-up in last season's Albert Bartlett Novices' Hurdle, with 3/1 the best pri...
RSA Chase 2013 tips – Super Duty to strike at Cheltenham Festival10 March 2013
Jon has expert tips on the 2013 RSA Chase at the Cheltenham Festival.
The 2013 RSA Chase is a Cheltenham Festival contest in which you can stick your neck out and predict a shock, with hot favourite Dynaste well worth taking on at 9/4.
Although David Pipe’s grey has looked a top-class prospect in h...
Dynaste one of 21 hopefuls left in 2013 RSA Chase7 March 2013
The latest entries are known for the 2013 RSA Chase with the David Pipe-trained Dynaste heading a field of 21 possibles.
The seven-year finished well beaten in last season's World Hurdle on ground that was possibly too quick, but has not looked back since being sent chasing this season, winning all...
Dessie Hughes leaning towards 2013 RSA Chase for Lyreen Legend6 March 2013
Dessie Hughes is leaning towards running his Lyreen Legend in the RSA Chase, rather than the Jewson Novices' Chase.
The six-year-old made a good impression when winning a hot Beginners' Chase at Galway in October, and arguably ran his best race last time when finishing a close fourth behind Boston ...
2013 RSA Chase race guide and tips – Houblon the each-way value5 March 2013
The RSA Chase is the championship for staying novice chasers run over an extended 3m and is run on the Wednesday of the Cheltenham Festival (due off 2.40pm).
What are the key trends?A lack of match practice is not idea with all the last 10 winners having ran between 24 and 53 days prior to the race...
2013 RSA Chase - Jim Culloty confident of big run from Lord Windermere21 February 2013
Irish trainer Jim Culloty believes his RSA Chase candidate Lord Windermere is capable of springing a surprise at the Cheltenham Festival.
The seven-year-old is on course for the big staying novices’ chase on March 13 after a fine effort when a close third to Boston Bob, one of the leading contender...
RSA Chase key horses21 February 2013
The RSA Chase is known as the novices’ Gold Cup and puts to the test horses with aspirations of tackling the Blue Riband event of the Cheltenham Festival in the future.
Run over an extended three miles, the RSA Chase takes no prisoners and is a serious examination of a horse’s jumping.
Among the wi...
Back In Focus will miss 2013 Cheltenham Festival if ground is too quick31 January 2013
Owner Graham Wylie has warned that his RSA Chase contender Back In Focus will miss the 2013 Cheltenham Festival if the ground is not soft enough.
Back In Focus, trained by Willie Mullins, has won all his three races over fences so far, most recently battling to victory in a Grade 1 contest at Leopa...
Donald McCain planning RSA Chase tilt at Cheltenham Festival with Super Duty8 January 2013
Trainer Donald McCain is planning an RSA Chase tilt at the 2013 Cheltenham Festival with his progressive novice Super Duty.
The seven-year-old is already a Cheltenham winner having landed the Shloer Novices’ Chase at the December meeting by 13 lengths from Forgotten Gold.
That victory was over an e...
Deadly Dynaste destroys Feltham rivals26 December 2012
Whilst Long Run was perhaps the most gutsy winner at Kempton on Boxing Day, it was Dynaste who can lay claim to be the easiest winner.
The six-year-old had already created a big impression when winning his first two starts over fences and, on the back of those successes, was sent off a well-backed ...
Timmy Murphy urges caution over Our Father prospects for 2013 RSA Chase29 November 2012
Jockey Timmy Murphy has sounded a note of caution about the prospects of leading RSA Chase contender Our Father at the 2013 Cheltenham Festival.
Murphy rode the David Pipe-trained grey to victory on his chasing debut at the Cheltenham Open meeting, coming home clear by an impressive 20 lengths from...