Today's racecards

Big Zeb in good shape

Murphy charge ready for action

Last Updated: 01/03/12 10:32am

  • Share:
Big Zeb: In good shape

Big Zeb: In good shape

Sky Bet

Big Zeb is reportedly in fine shape ahead of his bid to regain the sportingbet.com Queen Mother Champion Chase.

The Colm Murphy-trained 11-year-old took the Cheltenham two-mile crown in 2010, but had to settle for second place behind Sizing Europe 12 months ago.

Last year's winner also beat him in the Tied Cottage Chase at Punchestown four weeks ago.

However, connections expect Big Zeb to be a different proposition when the pair renew rivalry on March 14.

"Everything is good at the moment, I spoke to Colm on Wednesday and he was happy enough with him," said owner Pat Redmond.

"We didn't want him to have a hard race on the ground last time and he'll be a much better horse on the day."

  • Share:

Related

Related Profiles

Most Popular

Features

Purr-fect meet

Purr-fect meet

Alex Hammond tips Purr Along and High Celebrity for big wins at Newmarket's July meeting.

Back in business

Back in business

It's business as usual for Sky Sports News’ racehorse On Demand after a three month break at Highclere.

Tip of the Day

Tip of the Day

Fancy a flutter on the racing? Let Sky Sports News' Alex Hammond mark your card every day.