Jimmy Duggan, TVG’s well-known steeplechase analyst, will provide color commentary and handicapping tips on HCP Sports’ broadcast of the Far Hills Races in New Jersey on Saturday. The Far Hills program provides plenty of opportunities for commentary and handicapping, with more than 70 horses entered for seven races, highlighted by the championship $250,000 Grand National (Gr. 1).
A former steeplechase jockey in his native England, Duggan is America’s leading broadcast commentator on American Steeplechasing. He appears regularly on TVG when jump racing is conducted at Saratoga Race Course and Belmont Park. He most recently provided color commentary for HCP Sports’ 2011 broadcast of the Far Hills meet.