Russell strikes as Ayr beats cold

Lucinda Russell saddled her eighth Ayr winner this season as the Craigie track staged the first jumps meeting in Britain since last Thursday.

Nuts N Bolts (7-2) gave the Milnathort trainer her 46th winner of the campaign under Peter Buchanan.

Too Cool To Fool won at 12-1 for Jim Goldie for a tartan brace.

Harry The Viking, owned by Sir Alex Ferguson, is to be entered for the John Smith's Grand National on Saturday 6 April at Aintree.