So here we are, day one of the mighty Cheltenham Festival and the forecast for the UK is for a largely dry week. That will suit some of my ante-post bets (some of which were placed as long ago as April 2016!)
Ground on the soft side of Good will be to the liking of many trainers. They will be praying the course is not watered. It shouldn't be. If we have proper ground, leave it be. Racecourses should only ever be watered if the ground is so firm as to be potentially dangerous to the horses.
Betting . . .
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