Don't you just hate being beaten by a head? I really would rather a tip was beaten by a mile. Blast of Koeman - a 12/1 each way tip from me 24 hours ago - came oh so close to winning at Punchestown. Beaten in the last strides, at the post, by Magic Light (yet another winner trained by the very much in form Jessica Harrington).
The official distance of defeat was a head. Gutted. But, wise backers did not lose out. That's why I back such horses so priced each way, and not to win. We were still . . .
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