So, Vernon, why did you pick the winning 25/1 shot Mattmu as one of your two each way shots for the Class 2 handicap at Ripon last Saturday? It's been asked of me once or twice since.
The clues were there. Long time members know I love to spot a previous Group class contender dropping back down into handicap company.
I ask myself other questions when studying the form for handicaps. Has there handicap rating dropped? Has the horse raced well at that course in the past? Are the jockey bookings and draw good looking ones?
True, there . . .
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