Talking Horses: sounds like Colin Tizzard wants to hire a stable jockey

Talking Horses: sounds like Colin Tizzard wants to hire a stable jockey
 

Friday’s best bets, by Chris Cook One of the untold stories of each Festival is how hard trainers find it to book a high-profile amateur jockey for the National Hunt Chase or the Kim Muir. It can be a very unrewarding experience, like trying to nail down mercury. You think you’ve got a yes and then yer man’s name turns up in the declarations next to someone else’s horse.
Among those facing said problem right now is Colin Tizzard, who has the likeable Sizing Tennessee in the four-miler on Tuesday and nary a rider to stick on him. This is a beast with actual course-winning form this season,... read more

 
9 March 2018 in Sport, Views: 26
Source: Guardian
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