At the time of writing, Spud won for us at Chester and the early price of 4/7 was likely the best on offer all day. Tomyris returned us each way placed profit when running on well to finish third at Doncaster, but too late to catch the mentioned in despatches double figure priced winner, Music Box.
Saturday is the big day of the flat season in South Yorkshire. At Town Moor, the St Leger is staged on ground that is drying out a bit (although showers are forecast during Saturday).
I have long enjoyed this race and the stage . . .
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