CONSTITUTION HILL and Shishkin have both been declared for Saturday’s Fighting Fifth at Sandown.
But will the rain scupper the chances of seeing this sensational showdown?
Nicky Henderson stayed true to his word and confirmed both his unbeaten champion hurdler and fellow former Supreme winner are planning to run in the rearranged Grade 1.
But a yellow weather warning has been issued for large swathes of the UK and Sandown is set to be hit by heavy rain later today.
The rain eases on Friday but it is due to hammer down on Saturday morning – raising danger of a last-minute NR.
More to follow.
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