King George Chase Odds
Long Run has already landed the King George Chase odds on one previous occasion and there is every chance that he could go on to complete the five victories he would require to ensure his name goes down in history.
Long Run set to feature in the King George Chase odds for years to come
Desert Orchid and Kauto Star currently jointly hold the record for the most career victories in the King George VI Chase, but there is every chance that Long Run will not only join them on four successes, but surpass them. But first he will be bidding to become the unlucky 13th horse to triumph in the King George Chase odds on more than one occasion as he attempts to add to the success he achieved in 2010.
Speed, stamina and jumping all vital attributes for a winner in the King George Chase odds
For a horse to win the King George Chase, they must possess the right blend of speed, stamina and jumping at Kempton. All three are vital elements, with stamina required to see out all of the three-mile trip, while jumping mistakes will not only take away energy, but also cause a horse to lose ground on their rivals.
Even if it is hard to see past a Long Run victory in the King George Chase odds, punters should not be put off backing other horses because of the each-way value on offer. Midnight Chase, Tidal Bay and What A Friend are contenders who may target the King George Chase, while Alberta’s Run has already proved once that he can finish in the first three at Kempton, when taking second at 25/1 in 2008.