Nicky Henderson’s Constitution Hill headlines Tolworth field at Sandown Park | Racing News

Constitution Hill leads a group of six runners declared for Unibet Tolworth’s beginner hurdle at Sandown on Saturday.

The five-year-old – the second favorite for the supreme novice hurdle behind stablemate Jonbon – made a huge impression on his debut under the course and distance rules last month and will be a warm order to deliver. to coach Nicky Henderson a record sixth win for Tolworth.

Paul Nicholls has won the Grade One contest on four occasions, but hasn’t found gold since Breedsbreeze won the 2008 renewal.

The Ditcheat manager is poised to increase his tally with Mr Glass, who has racked up four straight wins since finishing fourth to his introduction at Newbury – two bumpers and two rookie hurdles.

Datsalrightgino, formed by Jamie Snowden, is also two out of two hurdles after victories at Fontwell in November and Cheltenham in December.

Jetoile, coached by Ryan Potter, is another step forward for his hat-trick after low-profile triumphs at Chepstow and Leicester respectively.

Ascot runner-up Gary Moore’s Shallwehaveonemore and Dr Richard Newland’s debutant Whiz Kid round out the field.

The latter has been multiple winner on the Flat in Germany and Newland is thrilled ahead of his British bow.

He said: “We are throwing it a bit deep, but there are only six riders and we thought it was worth a try.

“He has a high class form on the Flat. There are some good horses in the race on Saturday, but we hope he is a good horse too.

“If he can jump in and gain experience and collect a cash prize, we can see where we go from there.”

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