Sometimes you just don’t know whether to laugh or cry.
Blog followers were all over nap Calett Mad in the Borders National today backed at all rates from 9s to 3s. After 4 mile of ups and downs the concession of 26lbs to doughty veteran Harry The Viking came up a diminishing half length short.
That was deeply frustrating at the time, but subsequent wins for The Daily Yankee remaining picks William H Bonney (7/2), Charbel (2/1), and Se Mo Laoch (7/2) gave the Calett Mad defeat a devastating new context.
A more than ten times return on the Yankee was undoubtedly sweet news for subscribers, but tinged with the sting of the monster payout that might have been.