Sometimes I wish horses had longer heads! Queen Power was beaten by a short head at Ascot on Wednesday. As much as I enjoy backing one that triumphs by such a narrow margin, I absolutely loathe losing in such a tight finish.
The Frankie Dettori ridden Muchly just got the better of my NAP Queen Power. Silvestre De Sousa delivered he a fraction too late and Dettori, so strong in the finish, just held on.
Win some tight finishes, lose some.
Dee Ex Bee, the eventual favourite for the Sagaro Stakes, provided trainer Mark Johnstone with his first winner in . . .
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