The Len Lungo-trained Mr Woodentop and Alan King's Gola
Cher were both trimmed to 16-1 (from 20-1) for the pounds 80,000 stamina test over three miles five and a half furlongs.
Pilot, 14 Ad Hoc, Bounce Back, Carbury Cross, Frantic Tan, Gola
Cher, Iznogoud, Streamstown, Take Control, 16 Gunther McBride, It's Himself, Jocks Cross, Rith Dubh, Stormez, 20 bar.
King certainly hopes so and Gola
Cher can take this contest en route to an eventual return to Cheltenham for next year's Festival.
The three-mile contest had fallen 12 months ago to top novice chase prospect Gola
Cher and Alan King, the trainer of both horses, is hoping that Gola
Supreme has an equally-bright future over fences.
The SHARP Agency, which has been in business for just a year, impressed Gola
executives by employing its Co-Create by SHARP method of generating good ideas.
Arranmore has 523 registered voters, Tory Island 136, Inishboffin 67, Gola
25 and Inishfree nine.
King, who is waiting to hear whether Nicky Henderson will declare top weight Bacchanal, said: "It would be ludicrous to run Gola
Cher from his mark of 9st 4lb, and while we will leave a decision until Friday, if things don't go our way I will keep him in reserve for the Rehearsal Chase at Chepstow the Saturday after.
Cher, who was the subject of a massive ante-post gamble, did his best in the closing stages, he never quite looked like getting there and went down by two and a half lengths.
His main target is the three-mile Grade 2 hurdle at Cheltenham next month, in which Gola
Cher was second to Garruth in last year.
Address : In front of Kumbhi Block Lakhimpur Road Gola
here at the Benazir Auditorium the other day.
With designer bags starting at pounds 39, boys' Gola
sports tops from pounds 7 and girls' Disney tops from pounds 5, Tesco says it's the equivalent of putting an Extra store in every home.