Sir Ryan Moore (I knighted him long ago as the Queen is taking far too long over it) had a good day at Chester.
He won aboard my 5/4 tip Idaho but it was arguably his other winner, Rostropovich, that was more impressive when beating my fancy My Lord and Master into second. Ryan spoke highly of Rostropovich after the race and his words told me that, so far at least, this would be his second choice to ride in the Derby at Epsom early next month. Second behind the Evens favourite and stablemate, Saxon Warrior.
Bookmakers reacted by . . .
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