Denman: now favourite across the boards in the Grand National marketPICTURE: Edward Whitaker
Denman shortens further in National market
DENMAN continues to shorten in the ante-post market for the Grand National, with Paddy Power now offering just 7-1 (from10) for the 2008 Gold Cup winner.
The nine-year-old is favourite across the boards for the Aintree showpiece, and was trimmed to 8-1 (from 10) by Victor Chandler, with Skybet offering the same price from 9-1.
Calgary Bay also attracted ante-post money on Monday, now 10-1 with nearly every major bookmaker for the Arkle. The Henrietta Knight-trained five-year-old was impressive at Cheltenham in the DIpper Novices' Chase, and is now vying for second favouritsm with Irish hopeful Follow The Plan.