Imagine being a heavy odds on backer at Musselburgh today, only to see 1/2 favourite Constancio run off the racecourse at the fourth fence. Painful. I guess the favourite wasn't in the mood to race and just fancied buggering off back home.
You see, just like us humans, some horses don't fancy going to work some days. They are not, contrary to the belief of some punters, machines. Horses have feelings and emotions too. They can be moody, just like us. Constancio didn't care a jot that he was odds on favourite. He packed it in . . .
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