Alson trimmed to challenge Victor Ludorum in the French 2000 Guineas

Our traders have cut the odds on Alson to win Monday’s French 2000 Guineas.

Support for the three-year-old has forced our odds-crunchers to cut Alson’s price from 6/1 to 9/2 for Monday’s showdown.

Victor Ludorum has consequently drifted a touch to 2/1 from 7/4, with Ecrivain moving from 5/2 to 9/4.

In the French 1000 Guineas, the market has remained static bar a slight clip to Tropbeau at the head of the market. She is now clear favourite at 2/1 from 9/4.

Nicola McGeady of Ladbrokes said: “It was all about Victor Ludorum in the French 2000 Guineas this week but as of today, there has been a spike of interest in Alson.”

Ladbrokes Latest Betting:

Poule d’Essai des Poulains

Victor Ludorum – 2/1

Ecrivain – 5/2

Alson – 9/2

The Summit – 6/1

Arapaho – 11/1

Bar – 14/1

Poule d’Essai des Pouliches

Tropbeau – 2/1

Simeen – 7/2

Dream And Do – 6/1

Tickle Me Green – 8/1

Marieta – 8/1

Bar – 12/1

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All odds and markets correct as of date of publication.

Richard Marsh

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