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It seems to be a mild dose and we won't be drawing stumps with him yet,' he said.
After drawing stumps on the race-riding side of his life, Candy started working for Jim Old.
Also runner-up in last year's Cesarewitch and fifth on his last run in the Chester Cup, Countrywide Flame was ruled out for the jumps season in October with a leg injury, but since then further deterioration has led to the connections drawing stumps altogether.
And the 37-year-old former skipper insisted there's no way he'd be drawing stumps on his illustrious career, despite calls for him to quit while he's ahead.
Nicholls says: "When he performed so badly in our outdoor school a fortnight ago we were quite close to drawing stumps. But in the last ten days or so he has been a different horse, and when he ran away with Jess Allen the other morning I knew he was coming there." April 2009 Aintree.
The former was cancelled before racing, while Navan survived three races before drawing stumps.