Saphir Du Rheu Betting

Saphir Du Rheu Odds

Saphir Du Rheu is an eight-year-old trained by Paul Nicholls, who was a Grade One-winning novice chaser and was last seen running a huge race in the 2017 Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup, and will now be aiming to build on that effort by sparkling in the Grand National, which takes place at Aintree on April 8.

Season Form:

  • 17th March 2017 - Cheltenham - Cheltenham Gold Cup - 3m 2f 70y - 5th
  • 16th February 2017 - Kelso - Ivan Straker Memorial Chase - 2m 7f 96y - 1st
  • 28th January 2017 - Cheltenham - Hugo's Restaurant Barbados Trophy - 2m 4f 166y - 2nd
  • 26th November 2016 - Newbury - Hennessy Gold Cup - 3m 1f 214y - Fell
  • 29th October 2016 - Ascot - Sodexo Gold Cup - 2m 7f 180y - 3rd

2017 Grand National Selector Tool.

Form Horse Age OR Weight Trainer Jockey Apps Best Finish ODDS
3F215 Saphir Du Rheu 8 156 11-5 Paul Nicholls Sam Twiston-Davies - - 20/1

VERDICT: A real class act on his day, but Saphir Du Rheu has often struggled at the highest level, and jumping frailties could see him struggle to land a blow at his first crack at the Grand National.

Bet on Saphir Du Rheu for the Grand National.

Winners Poll /
Who will win the 2017 Grand National?
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