CLOUDY DREAM will head for the Ryanair Chase after he was taken out of the Cheltenham Gold Cup.
Ruth Jefferson has decided to opt for the shorter race at the Cheltenham Festival following his second to Native River in the Denman Chase.
Jefferson said: "He's come out of the race at Newbury fine. We took him out of the Gold Cup and he'll go for the Ryanair, that's the plan.
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"He always runs well wherever he goes, but I do think he's a better horse on spring ground.
"You'd like to think he'll have a chance of getting that when Cheltenham comes around, so we'll see."
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