Tiger Roll: connections hope he might be again within the Boyne Hurdle
John Grossick (racingpost.com/footage)
Tiger Roll has suffered a setback which is able to rule him out of motion till February on the earliest, even though connections are assured he’ll recuperate in time for the Cheltenham Competition in March.
The 2-time Grand Nationwide winner has a small chip in a joint which shall be taken out on Friday, and Gigginstown racing supervisor Eddie O’Leary says the best-case situation is a go back within the Boyne Hurdle at Navan in February. If now not, it’ll be immediately to Cheltenham.
O’Leary stated: “He has a small chip in a joint and he’s going to have it taken out on Friday. It’s going to rule him out of Christmas and we are hoping to make the Boyne Hurdle at Navan in February. If now not, it’ll be immediately to Cheltenham.”
Tiger Roll may make historical past at Aintree in April via turning into best the second one horse after Crimson Rum to win 3 Grand Nationals.
Instructor Gordon Elliott stated: “It’s clearly now not perfect and I might have most popular if it did not occur, however I might hope to have him again for the Boyne Hurdle after which directly to Cheltenham all being smartly. That’s what we hope for.”
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FIRST PUBLISHED 9:00PM, NOV 14 2019