It's always amused me how, when it comes to betting or tipping, you're both damned if you tip a favourite, and damned if you opt to take the favourite on.
One group of people will criticise should you select a favourite to win, another group will moan if you do not tip a winning favourite.
Backing a favourite is all about the price. Today my tip called Born Survivor won well. The price of 6/4 and 11/8 available Wednesday night was worthy of an investment.There's no way I would have backed the same horse . . .
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