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    Cheltenham Festival Tips: Notable Handicappers to Watch
Cheltenham Festival Tips: Notable Handicappers to Watch
Celebrating triumph at last year's Cheltenham by Healy Racing

Cheltenham Festival Tips: Notable Handicappers to Watch

Ultima: Giovinco set for a standout performance

Anticipation surrounds Giovinco's potential participation in this race, indicating a strong possibility of success. Considered a three-miler by Lucinda Rusell, Giovinco's mark of 146 appears favourable, especially as he is being considered for this race over two Grade One novice races. His adept jumping style could prove advantageous in the demanding Old Course races, where even a minor error can be decisive.

In the Esher Novice’s Chase, Giovinco showcased his jumping prowess by outperforming Stay Away Fay in terms of Lengths Gained Jumping (LGJ). His consistent speed over fences suggests he can maintain competitiveness, as demonstrated in his close battle with Stay Away Fay.

Grand Annual: Madara primed for another stellar display

Following a notable victory at the Dublin Racing Festival, Madara aims to replicate his success at the upcoming Cheltenham Festival. His impressive performance at Leopardstown, coupled with his strong jumping ability, positions him as a strong contender for this race.

Pertemps: Jacks excels with jumping skills

Foxy Jacks stands out with a handicap mark significantly lower than his Grand National allocation, showcasing a potential advantage. His adept jumping during the Cross Country race bodes well for the stamina test of the New Course, setting him up for a promising performance.

Festival Plate: Theatre Man poised to shine

Theatre Man, a competitive runner-up to Ginny's Destiny in the Turners Novices' Chase, demonstrates strong potential for success. Despite facing formidable rivals in recent races, Theatre Man's impressive sectional data and resilient performance suggest a strong showing at the Cheltenham Festival.

Martin Pipe: Cleatus positioned for success

Irish-trained Cleatus Poolaw emerges as a promising contender for the Martin Pipe race, showcasing notable jumping ability. With a preference for a stiff 2m4f trip, Cleatus Poolaw's solid jumping performances indicate a competitive edge in the upcoming race, despite some prior disappointments.

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