The weather changed big style overnight Thursday. York racecourse saw heavy rainfall within one hour and what had been Good to Firm ground changed quickly to Good to Soft.
Weather forecasters didn't see that coming anywhere soon enough and it even took those who run York racecourse by surprise.
Changing weather can play merry hell with punters. A late change in the condition of the ground is a nightmare for punters and trainers alike. The goalposts move and all previous form study can end up being a waste of time.
Never forget that the going is one of the . . .
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