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OK, hands up, my statement was hyperbolic, maybe even a bit rash. I think FSL got it spot on with the small fields point.
I just think he’s unfairly treated because he’s never run well over here. In Ireland he’s beaten all comers, including the likes of Kicking King and Best Mate; but he’ll be remembered as some sort of donkey just because he gets travel sickness. I think it’s slightly unfair on a horse that has been in the top half dozen long-distance chasers for over 4 years now.