A horse won today owned by the Queen. I have no idea if the horse had been on the morphine!
It was revealed on Tuesday evening that the horse that won the Ascot Gold Cup for her last season, Estimate, had subsequently tested positive for morphine.
It remains to be seen what action, if any, is taken. But Her Majesty is far from alone in being embroiled in a new drugs scandal revolving around racing.
No outside party needs to put the boot in. The sport of Kings is perfectly capable of self destructing. Other names of high profile horses . . .
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