But he has looked in good fettle
in his three outings since joining Gordon Elliott and, with conditions in his favour, he should make a bold bid to give his trainer a first success in this [euro]100,000 marathon.
Roger Teal has his string in good fettle
and RED LARKSPUR (4.40) can build on her Lingfield win at Kempton today.
"The players are in good fettle
, I'm in good fettle
"He's in good fettle
, but has been plagued by leg injuries all his life and we can hardly expect him to win.
"It means we go into the Rushden game in good fettle
against a well-established side in this league.
"He jumps for fun and the horses generally are in good fettle
and have come to themselves now
"They are in good fettle
and it was a lively session.
However, while Gasquet is having the better time of it this year, Monfils remains higher ranked than his great friend and compatriot and the fact that he managed to beat Andy Roddick's conqueror Janko Tipsarevic in his last outing tells you that he too is in good fettle
It's been a wet July and August but the track is in good fettle
. We've not raced since August 2nd.
Luca Cumani is another heading for the King George, with Cima De Triomphe (Sara Cumani), and he and Curtain Call looked in good fettle
when working with another Bedford House inmate.
Murphy reports the reigning champion hurdler in good fettle
following his seasonal debut third to Iktitaf in the 'Morgiana' at Punchestown.
With lain Grubb now back to full fitness and setter Steve Linton returning after severing a nerve in his thumb, Ragazzi approach the season in good fettle
Major Lawrence (Tom Queally), and looks in good fettle
The winner of the Supreme Novices at Cheltenham last March disappointed on his seasonal debut behind Intersky Falcon at Tipperary last month but is reportedly in good fettle
ahead of his Punchestown date.
Silkwood appears in good fettle
and went well in her work with Voracity, before Frankie Dettori came into view as he closed up to join Iguazu Falls on the two-year-old Emirates World.