An impressive win saw him cut to 10/1 for the Albert Bartlett and Ballymore Novices' Hurdle.
On The Blind Side remains unbeaten after turning out an impressive nine-length win in the Winter Novices’ Hurdle at Sandown. Despite having to concede weight to all but one of his rivals after an impressive Grade 2 victory at Cheltenham last month, Nico De Boinville’s mount ran smoothly throughout and scored comfortably in what was expected to be a competitive race.
The win saw Nicky Henderson’s five-year-old cut from 16/1 to as short as 8/1 favourite for the Albert Bartlett and cut from 33/1 to as short as 7/1 for the Ballymore Novices Hurdle (best price 10/1 in both markets), second in the market to the promising Gordon Elliot-trained Samcro.
Oddschecker users were certainly impressed and wasted no time opening their wallets. The unbeaten hurdler has accounted for 86.4% of all bets on the Albert Bartlett today. Similarly, he has accounted for 85.1% of all bets on the Ballymore Novices’ Hurdle market.