IT seems to be written in the stars that Saint Calvados will make an impression next month after another sure-footed display at Warwick. The French import has won all three starts since joining Harry Whittington in Lambourn and saw off some established rivals in the Grade
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“Someone told me that his fifth birthday is actually on 13 March, which is the day of the Arkle,” said Whittington. “Hopefully that is a blessing!
“His form in France was really good and he’s an absolute joy to train. I think he goes there with an excellent chance.”
Whittington is likely to launch two of his three Cheltenham contestants within the opening hour, with Simply The Betts bound for the Supreme and Bigmartre, who’s had a productive campaign, will head for the Thursday’s JLT Novices’ Chase.