Talking Horses: Cyrname returns for Charlie Hall with something to prove

By: Greg Wood Friday 30 October 2020

The eight-year-old is back in action at Wetherby after a heavy fall in February left him badly winded

Cyrname, the highest-rated steeplechaser in training, is friendless in the betting prior to his return to action in the Charlie Hall Chase at Wetherby on Saturday, the eight-year-old’s first race since a fall at Ascot in February which left him stricken and shielded by sight-screens for several minutes before he finally rose to his feet.

He did so to loud applause from the grandstands, having been only badly winded in his fall at the final fence, but Cyrname was already beaten at the time and he will head north for an exceptionally strong renewal of the Charlie Hall with something to prove.

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