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  • Overturn Set For Doncaster Run

1stsecuritysolutions.co.uk Novices' Chase 2m 3f

  • (5yo+, 2m 3f, Class 4, 4 runners)
  • Winner £3,769 2nd £1,107 3rd £553 4th £277
  • Going: Good to Soft
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 4m 51.90s
  • Off time: 14:15:38
Full result
Result 14:15 Doncaster
Pos Horse Distance/th> Odds
1st 2 Overturn 2/9f
  • Last Updated: January 8 2013, 21:32 GMT

Overturn's eagerly-awaited second start over fences is due to take place at Doncaster on Wednesday after he was left in the 1stsecuritysolutions.co.uk Novices' Chase at the declaration stage.

Overturn: Set to race at Doncaster on Wednesday
Overturn: Set to race at Doncaster on Wednesday

Donald McCain has been waiting for better ground since last year's Champion Hurdle runner-up impressed on his chasing debut at Sandown in November.

Various attempts to get the dual-purpose eight-year-old back out on the track since then have been scuppered by the wet weather but with the ground currently riding good-to-soft on Town Moor the Barathea gelding looks set to take his chance.

"We were half thinking about waiting for Kempton this weekend with him, but it will probably be the nicest ground he's seen in a while at Doncaster tomorrow, so we'll let him take his chance there," said McCain.

"He's ready to go, it's a good little race but it will be nice to get another run into him and we'll see how we go.

"All going well, the plan would be for him to have another run after tomorrow before Cheltenham."

His opposition is headed by the Steve Gollings-trained Conquisto who won at Doncaster last-time out while Lucy Wadham's Wiesentraum is also a course and distance winner.

Cheltenham Festival and Aintree winner Attaglance is also in the field of five completed by Jeremy Scott's What Er Say.


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