Willie Mullins

Clarence House Chase Preview – Ascot, Sat, 3:35pm

Despite the on-going controversy regarding Altior and Nicky Henderson’s latest decision not to run the two-mile king, Saturday’s Grade 1 Clarence House Chase should be a thriller if last months Tingle Creek at Sandown is anything to go by with Defi Du Seuil and Un De Sceaux set to battle it out for top honors at Ascot on Saturday (3.35). 

Sunday’s Navan preview and selections

A superb Sunday card worth over €187,000 takes place at Navan on Sunday with the Grade 2 Navan novice hurdle at 12:00 the feature event as Gordon Elliott’s Andy Dufresne puts his unbeaten record on the line.  There’s also a Grade B handicap hurdle at 12:30 while the bumper is a listed event. BarOneRacing.com sports broadcaster Kieran Burke previews the 8 race card while giving us his selections and best bets.