Sometimes you can over analyse a race. Look for reasons NOT to select your first fancy. Your instinct says one horse, but then you delve into the weights, the distance, the handicap mark, the ground conditions etc and, before you know it, you have found reason to oppose your initial fancy.
So it was that I was gutted to miss out on 10/1 winner Lord of the Island on Saturday. You'll see how I mentioned that one in the post 24 hours ago, not least because the horse finished an impressive third for us last time out (an . . .
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