He’ll be hoping teenager Jack Kennedy can strike gold for the second time in the day’s opening race – he’ll be aboard the Elliott-trained Brelade in the Neptune Investment Management Novices’ Hurdle. Elliott will also hope for a strong showing from Tombstone in the Coral Cup. After a barren opening day, Willie Mullins will hope for better today, with Douvan the odd-on favourite for the feature race – the Queen Mother Champion Chase. While the Nicky Henderson – Nico de Boinville tandem will hope to work wonders again with Might Bite in the RSA Chase. Today’s action is underway at 1.30.
Arsenal fans are fed up with manager Arsene Wenger (centre) Arsenal were beaten 2-0 by Barcelona in the first leg of the Champions League last 16. Lionel Messi’s second-half double put the game to bed after the Gunners failed to take their chances in front of goal. Arsene Wenger brought on Mathieu Flamini on eight minutes from time and the Frenchman committed the foul which allowed the Catalan giants to take a 2-0 lead from the penalty spot. The north Londoners now face a mammoth task to turn the tie around at the Nou Camp, with Barca also taking two away goals back with them. If they crash out of the competition, it will be the sixth consecutive year they have failed to get past the last 16. But Arsenal are two points behind leaders Leicester in the Premier League, so they remain firmly in the title race with 13 games left to play. Despite this, fans STILL feel it is time for a change – see below! 1