Fontwell’s festive race day - preview and tips

There are seven races at Fontwell today
There are seven races at Fontwell today

Fontwell stages its penultimate meeting of the year today.

It’s all about jumpers - the ones that go over the fences - and jumpers, the festive pullovers that racegoers are being encouraged to wear to stand a chance of winning a prize.

Action on the track begins at 12.40pm with the John And Maryanne Birch Memorial Handicap Hurdle, which has ten runners, and continues until the T I Engineering Handicap Hurdle, with a field of 15.

Admission is available at the gate.

Our tips: 12.40 Hermosa Vaquera, 1.10 Lough Derg Island, 1.40 Sisania, 2.10 Leo Luna, 2.40 G For Ginger, 3.10 Killabraher Cross, 3.40 Shaddaii.

STEVE BONE

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