Is losing a race by a head better or worse than losing by a mile?
I hate losing a bet by a slender margin. On Thursday night the Sir Michael Stoute trained Honorina (my 5/4 Nap) was beaten by a head. I was gutted. I expect Stoute was more disappointed and I'm not sure where he goes with that one next. But I shall be watching out for the next run.
As punters we also win races by small margins, so we have to take the rough with the smooth.
This weekend we have some of the final . . .
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