I know it's that time of the year, when the concentration of trainers and owners is focussed upon the forthcoming Cheltenham Festival, but I am sure racing on a Friday weeks before the festival used to offer us better racing than is the case tomorrow.
People ask on what basis do I make a judgement if there is nothing worth betting on at a particular meeting. Look at the Sandown card for Friday, as I did for hours.
Yes, there are some obvious winners - on paper at least - but the odds about them winning are so short as not . . .
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