Would The New One have won last year’s Champion Hurdle had he not been badly hampered? It’s a question that racing fans are still debating and one that connections will be hoping they can leave firmly in the past come this year’s renewal.
Trainer Nigel Twiston-Davies knows that his dual Grade 1 winner has the class to succeed but that hasn’t stopped a few doubters voicing their own opinions to suggest otherwise.
Here, Twiston-Davies snr. pours scorn on the notion that The New One’s jumping is suspect and gives us his view on some of the stable’s other Festival chances.
Nigel Twiston-Davies on The New One
Nigel Twiston-Davies on Blaklion
Nigel Twiston-Davies on Splash of Ginge
Nigel Twiston-Davies on Double Ross
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