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Ruby Walsh to ride Kauto Stone in King George VI Chase

19 Dec 2012


Kauto Stone, winner of the Grade 1 JNwine.com Champion Chase at Down Royal in November, is to follow up that superb win with another Grade 1 run in the KingGeorge VI Chase.

Trainer Paul Nicholls has confirmed that Ruby Walsh will now ride Kauto Stone in the William Hill King George VI Chase at Kempton on Boxing Day.

Walsh would have partnered Al Ferof, who was ruled out for the season on Monday, but will now replace the suspended Daryl Jacob aboard Nicholls' stablemate.




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