Put The Kettle On heading back to Cheltenham | Racing News

first_img– Advertisement – Sceau Royal, winner of Saturday’s Elite Hurdle for Alan King, could switch back to fences for the race, while the Philip Hobbs-trained Defi Du Seuil, who was a huge disappointment in the Champion Chase in the spring, is in line make his seasonal bow.Rouge Vif was a winner at last month’s Showcase meeting and could return to Cheltenham for Harry Whittington, with Nigel Twiston-Davies’ Ascot Chase hero Riders Onthe Storm, the Brian Ellison-trained Forest Bihan and 2019 Arkle winner Duc Des Genievres, who is now with Paul Nicholls, completing the possibles. Put The Kettle On is set to kick off her campaign in Sunday’s Shloer Chase at Cheltenham.Henry de Bromhead’s six-year-old posted a career-best effort when springing a 16-1 surprise in the Arkle at the Festival in March, adding to a previous success over two miles at Cheltenham’s Open meeting last year.- Advertisement –center_img Put The Kettle On is again due to line up at the fixture, with the mare counting among seven entries for the Grade Two heat.De Bromhead said: “She’s in great form and is due to go over to Cheltenham for the Shloer Chase. She seems to love it over there, so she’s going over there this weekend.“She’s in mighty form, working well, so we’re looking forward to that.”- Advertisement –last_img read more

NHL trade rumors: Oilers have contacted Hurricanes about Petr Mrazek

first_img NHL trade rumors: Sabres have contacted Rangers about Jimmy Vesey Hearing that the Oilers asked Carolina about the rights to pending UFA goalie Petr Mrazek but for now the Hurricanes are still trying to sign and keep him… but the clock is ticking— Pierre LeBrun (@PierreVLeBrun) June 20, 2019Mikko Koskinen recently signed a three-year deal with Edmonton last year, but he was inconsistent in goal and the team would clearly like to supplement him at the position.Edmonton traded its other goalie, Cam Talbot, to the Flyers during the season. He started the year in goal for the Oilers but lost playing time when the team hired Ken Hitchcock as its interim coach. Related News NHL trade rumors: Maple Leafs listening to offers for Nazem Kadri, Kasperi Kapanen The Oilers are in search of a goalie in the trade market, but it’s unclear if the one they are looking at will become available.Edmonton has been in contact with the Hurricanes regarding pending unrestricted free agent Petr Mrazek, according to TSN.center_img The team has until June 23 before Mrazek can start meeting with other teams, so the clock is ticking for Carolina to get a deal done.They could also trade his rights to the Oilers and they could try to work out a deal with him in the next few days.Free agents can officially sign with any team July 1. However, while the Oilers are looking at Mrazek, according to TSN, the Hurricanes are doing all they can to re-sign the goalie.last_img read more