- Bowen has not ridden since he took a heavy fall on Farren Glory on Boxing Day
- He leads Harry Cobden by 30 and will probably be hoping his benefit will not be eroded
- Weighing room colleague Nico de Boinville will even want a spell recuperating
Title-chasing jockey Sean Bowen says he’s hoping a knee harm sustained in a fall at Aintree on Boxing Day is not going to preserve him on the sidelines for greater than a fortnight.
Weighing room colleague Nico de Boinville will even want a spell recuperating after he broke a collarbone in a fall at Doncaster yesterday.
Bowen has not ridden since he took a heavy fall on Farren Glory when in entrance on the second-last flight of the Formby Hurdle.
The 26-year-old, having fun with the very best season of his profession with 121 winners, leads Harry Cobden by 30 and will probably be hoping his benefit will not be considerably eroded whereas he’s out.
Welshman Bowen mentioned: ‘I’ve twisted my knee and it’s only a bit sore. I don’t assume it’s something main so I hope will probably be only a week or two and I will probably be again then.’
Title-chasing jockey Sean Bowen says he is hopeful of returning to health in a fortnight
The 26-year-old jokckey suffered a knee harm in a fall at Aintree on Boxing Day
De Boinville suffered his harm when Therapist stumbled and fell two out when nonetheless in competition within the Juvenile Maiden Hurdle gained by Ezmerellda.
The harm means De Boinville’s boss Nicky Henderson should shuffle his jockeys, beginning at Newbury this afternoon the place De Boinville was attributable to journey two of the coach’s most promising children — Supreme Novices’ Hurdle antepost favorite Jeriko Du Reponet and unbeaten Challow Hurdle contender Willmount.
In De Boinville’s absence, Sean’s youthful brother James Bowen steps in for the rides.
De Boinville will need to be again for Cheltenham’s Competition Trials assembly on January 27 when the unbeaten Structure Hill is because of run once more.
He has skilled an eventful Christmas racing programme. Solely two of his eight rides completed their races — Sir Gino and Structure Hill — they usually each gained.
He additionally needed to pull up Malystic after dislocating a thumb when the gelding made a mistake on the first fence of Kempton’s Desert Orchid Handicap Chase.