The one way you can be sure of ruining a day of racing (and betting) is a big change in the weather and the racetrack conditions.
Glorious Goodwood was anything but on Wednesday. Unless you were a bookie. They were laughing up their damp sleeves as increasingly soft and heavy ground made a mockery of the form book and horses such as Churchill were withdrawn from races. Having seen Ribchester beaten by 20/1 shot Here Comes When in the feature race of the day, I can't help but think Churchill's trainer was wishing he'd . . .
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