Mar 9, 2018 -- 9:43AM, impossible123 wrote:
I do not think they would want to do a Thistlecrack or a Coneygree eg one season, the horse a goner.Aintree is the sensible way to go this year. Post the King George the Blue Riband at Cheltenham next port of call.
and in no way am I dismissing this view or their campaigning of the horse
I just think this chat might sound v foolish if next winter/spring the horse picks up an injury or they struggle to get the ground they want for the races they should be aiming at next ssn given the ability of the horse
racing has a funny way of biting people on the backside for folding a good hand waiting for a better 1
Feb 6, 2019 -- 2:41AM, in hell wrote:
Soft ground this weekend , lets see if Ruth gets him out of the box .Trainer states it's worth considering , but I can't stand here today and say we're going to run him
My reading of the fact he might not run was because the Game Spirit is over 2 miles as opposed to anything else. The horse is fit and ready to run apparently.