Those members who were on Sky Lantern to win last Saturday may yet be paid out. I doubt it but, now trainer Richard Hannon is appealing against their loss in the stewards inquiry, it is just possible the result will be reversed at a hearing to be held possibly as early as this Thursday.
I cannot see the result being reversed following the controversial finish. That would set one hell of a precedent that the racing authorities would wish to avoid. If Sky Lantern, beaten into second on the day, were to be awarded the race it would be seen . . .
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