I'm writing this prior to the racing on Friday taking place.
The investigations into the cock up at Yarmouth on Thursday are ongoing, but at least bookies had the good grace to pay out on the cheated of defeat Fyre Cay. They didn't have to pay out on a well backed favourite that finished second to a horse that wasn't even supposed to be in the race, but they did. Some independent bookies, such as the Freddie Williams team based in Scotland, paid out on Fire Cay as the winner and, rightly in my opinion, considered the . . .
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