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English showing no respect for Sir

English punters are getting more bullish about the chances of Peddlers Cross against Sir Des Champs in tomorrow’s Jewson given the erratic form of the Willie Mullins’ team.

--- Voler La Vedette is being touted as the best each-way chance of the week for the Irish amid doubts over the challengers to Big Buck’s.

--- All the talk for the Byrne Group Festival Plate surrounds Salut Flo, a horse which is guaranteed to go off favourite.

--- Most backers feel David Pipe (pictured) will saddle at least one handicap winner this week and Our Father is the most likely winner for punters.

--- Poquelin will be supported to cause a major upset at 20/1 in the Ryanair Chase.

--- JP McManus is planning to plunge on Sunnyhillboy in the Kim Muir, according to rumours.