BOYLESPORTS' betting on the Irish 2,000 Guineas is: 5/4 New Approach, 9/4 Henrythenavigator, 8/1 Famous Name, 10/1 Jupiter Pluvius
, 14/1 Ibn Khaldun, 20/1 Stubbs Art, Nownownow, 25/1 Great War Eagle, Sammy The Snake, One Great Cat, 33/1 Windsor Palace, 40/1 Luminaire.
From a good US family, also responsible for Jupiter Pluvius
and Sierra Sunset.
was being hailed as the best O'Brien-trained colt for the Guineas before the race and had a minor setback, so he has to be interesting.
Originally being aimed at Saturday's English Guineas, Myboycharlie will go on trial in Monday's seven-furlong contest, in which Aidan O'Brien has left his intended Guineas runners, including Jupiter Pluvius
, while David Myerscough intends starting his smart colt Bruges in the Tetrarch.
complicates the issue because up until a week before the Newmarket Classic, he was the number-one choice in the market for Ballydoyle.
FAST COMPANY will miss Saturday's 2,000 Guineas - while doubts have also surfaced over the participation of unbeaten Jupiter Pluvius
The Dansili colt finished ten lengths adrift of New Approach in the National Stakes last September on fast ground before he finished three-quarters of a length behind Jupiter Pluvius
in the Killavullan Stakes on ground officially described as good to firm last October.
Aidan O'Brien left four colts in the race yesterday, with Jupiter Pluvius
, last seen when beating the useful Famous Name in a Group 3 at Leopardstown in October, expected to lead the Ballydoyle challenge which is also expected to include Henrythenavigator and Plan.
Trainer Aidan O'Brien, who also runs Jupiter Pluvius
and Windsor Palace, is looking for his fifth win in the Classic.
A daughter of Cape Cross, Privet shaped with lots of promise on her debut at the Curragh last year, finishing third to Jupiter Pluvius
, a subsequent Group 3 winner and considered Ballydoyle's leading English 2,000 Guineas contender.
Henrythenavigator is joined by stablemates Jupiter Pluvius
andWindsor Palace, with Breeders' Cup Juvenile Turf winner Nownownow and Sammy The Snake completing the field.
Stan James 2000 Guineas: 7-4 New Approach, 6-1 Ravens Pass, 8-1 Fast Company, 10-1 Ibn Khaldun, 12-1 Rio De La Plata, Winker Watson, 14-1 Henrythenavigator, Myboycharlie, Jupiter Pluvius
, 25-1 Alexandros, Confront, Famous Name, Twice Over, 33-1 Amaakin, Beacon Lodge, Blue Exit, Bruges, Fireside, Gladiatorus, Gothenburg, Great Rumpuscat, Iguaza Falls, Kandahar Run, Luck Money, McCartney, Moynahan, Nownownow, One Great Cat, Perfect Stride, Plan, Red Eye Express, Sharp Newphew, Skadrack, Throne of Power, 40-1 bar.