The big race on Saturday is the Tingle Creek Chase at Sandown Park.
I shall be attending and I am gutted that Sprinter Sacre is one of the non runners.
The best horses should be sent to compete in the best races. Trainers running scared because they believe there is a better horse in the race than their own, is negative thinking on their part.
Ironically, no sooner had Sprinter Sacre been withdrawn, the opponent his trainer sought to avoid, was later declared a non runner also.
Before a busy Saturday of racing, we have meetings to study on Friday . . .
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