By Andrew Atkinson

Jamie Snowden trained Stoney Mountain (3.50) has a gift of landing the Class 3 Novices Chase over 3 miles at Hexham on Saturday, being long odds-on to return to the winner’s enclosure.

Nine-year-old Stoney Mountain returns to the fold under Gavin Sheehan having won at the course in April in a Class 3 contest.

Bernard Llewellyn saddles Triple  Nickle (8.05) and Ascot Day (8.35) Chepstow.

Alan King trained Jad Mahal (4.20) with Daryl Jacob up is tipped by to land the Class 4 Juvenile Hurdle over 2 miles on debut run.

HEXHAM selections: 1.30 West Lawn (ew). 2.05 Cool Country (ew). 2.40 Kilcaragh Boy (ew). 3.15 My Macho Man (ew). 3.50 Stoney Mountain. 4.20 Jad Mahal. 4.55 Prince Dundee. 5.25 Barney Stinson.

CHEPSTOW selections: 5.30 Our Man In Havana. 6.05 Red Walls (ew). 6.35 Union Court. 7.05 Flatley. 7.35 War Of Words. 8.05 Triple  Nickle. 8.35 Ascot Day (ew).

WORCESTER selections: 1.10 Marine One (ew). 1.45 Coral. 2.20 Wasdell Dundalk. 2.55 Uncle Arthur. 3.30 Shanton Express. 4.05 Spider Bill (ew). 4.45 Jersey Lady.

Caption: Daryl Jacob rides Jad Mahal (4.20) Hexham debut.