15:22 Laval Thu 7 March 2019
Last Year's Winner
Christo (6/4), Candidat D'ortige (9/2), Bosco Du Goutier (5/1), Alabama Blue (8/1), Bob (17/2), Baladin De Bray (13/1), Chacha De Gontier (14/1), Comtesse (14/1), Before Soon (16/1), Berry Felin (20/1), As Blue (20/1), Boccaccio (40/1), Cocktail Winner (50/1), Boy Du Plessis (66/1), Baron Du Goutier (66/1), Cosmos Perrine (100/1), Athis Deladou (100/1), Apollo Star (150/1)
Erissimus Maximus can strike on his second start since joining sprint specialist Robert Cowell, according to Keith Hamer - he previews the action.
David Ord nailed a 100/30 winner at Cheltenham on Sunday and Matt Brocklebank heads to Southwell as he looks to follow up with another winner.
Matt Brocklebank tipped the Ladbrokes Trophy winner at 33/1 last year and launches his winter column with another big-priced tip for the Newbury feature.