Defi Du Seuil

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Defi Du Seuil trails eventual winner Chacun Pour Soi in The Ryanair Novice Chase at Punchestown last year. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Considering the fraught broader context, it seems apt the Cheltenham festival’s tiny parish is picking an unfamiliar path into Wednesday’s Betway Quee(...)

 Nicky Henderson and  Altior. “We have two days, but it’s an uphill battle.” Photograph: Mike Hewitt/Getty Images

Cheltenham wouldn’t be Cheltenham without a late injury scare to one of the leading contenders, and it’s Altior’s unwelcome lot to be the one this tim(...)

 Barry Geraghty riding Defi Du Seuil (green) clear the last to win The Betfair Tingle Creek Chase from Un De Sceaux (blue) and Paul Townend at Sandown in December. Photograph:   Leo Mason/Popperfoto via Getty Images

Defi Du Seuil and Un De Sceaux are the two star names among five runners declared for the Matchbook Clarence House Chase at Ascot. The Philip Hobbs(...)

 Nick Henderson’s Altior has not been seen in competitive action since suffering his first defeat in 20 starts over obstacles when runner-up to Cyrname  at Ascot in November.  Photograph:  Alan Crowhurst/Getty

Altior and Defi Du Seuil are two of eight entries for the Matchbook Clarence House Chase at Ascot. Nicky Henderson’s Altior has not been seen in com(...)