Houblon Des Obeaux Betting
Houblon Des Obeaux is a 10-year-old trained by Venetia Williams and is set to line up for his first attempt at winning the Grand National at Aintree on April 8, and on his day the former Grade 2 winner has shown that he can produce top quality form when at his best,
- 18th March 2017 - Uttoxeter - Midlands Grand National - 4m 1f 92y - 4th
- 18th February 2017 - Haydock Park - Grand National Trial - 3m 4f 97y - 8th
- 14th January 2017 - Warwick - Classic Chase - 3m 5f 54y - 4th
- 27th December 2016 - Chepstow - Welsh Grand National - 3m 5f 110y - 3rd
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VERDICT: A regular in top staying handicap chases, Houblon Des Obeaux often runs a creditable race, but usually finds a couple too good, and he may just have to settle for a minor role once again in the 2017 Grand National.