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PRESENTANDCOUNTING: Aintree runner-up easily wins third chase start

The likeable Presentandcounting further enhanced his record over fences at Cartmel on Monday

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Merseyside silver medalist Presentandcounting franked the form of Ruthless Article further when winning his second start since his Aintree second last month at Cartmel on Monday afternoon under Brian Hughes.

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Donald McCain’s seven-year-old maintained his consistent start to chasing in Cumbria to tot up a trio of wins over the larger obstacles and attain a sixth career success in the process, easily seeing off Phillip Hobbs’s No Comment.

WATCH: PRESENTANDCOUNTING ISN’T FOR CATCHING AT CARTMEL [CREDIT: RACING TV]

He romped home in easy fashion despite a 10lb rise in the weights, meaning the size of his last two victories has equated to 30-lengths.

Cartmel hosted race action on Saturday and held a further seven contests on Monday afternoon

Now operating at 75% since his switch to chasing, the form line from his runner-up in Liverpool last month will make pleasant reading for Rebecca Curtis.

WATCH: RUTHLESS ARTICLE BEATS PRESENTANDCOUNTING AT AINTREE [CREDIT: RACING TV]

Her Definite Article gelding won at the third start of asking tackling fences under Sean Bowen and has yet to be seen since.

Dominic Chapman is senior content writer at Low6 with a passion for horse racing. He provides a NAP and NB every day throughout the week on selected National Hunt and Flat cards in both Britain and Ireland. Additionally, he hosts the Paddock Picks Podcast with former Welsh Grand National-winning pilot, Charlie Poste - the pair interviewing and discussing current racing topics with a special guest every week.

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