Switching the Derby from Wimbledon to Towcester is universally reckoned to have been a great move. Taking the St.Leger from Wimbledon and relocating it to Perry Barr is proving equally as inspired.
Saturday night’s semi finals not only produced two fantastic contests, they produced what must surely be the most competitive Leger decider of all time with two lengths separating the six finalists.
For those punters who haven’t yet seen the semis, here is the first. At what point could you have predicted the tricast. . . .