Recollections of day 2; ‘I went home happy, we got two of the hot pots beaten and not too many fancied Tiger Roll. I had a feeling he would be beaten but a suspicion there  was a big race left in him. I was drinking something stronger than tea when Put The Kettle On won.’

David’s dreaming; ‘This is a difficult day to pick winners and that’s putting it mildly, on the other hand if a punter wins today they win big. Chatham Street Lad has a decent chance of turning over Envoi Allen in the opener, Mick Winters who trains it is a shrewd operator, in fact make that a VERY shrewd operator ‘

David’s dreading; ‘A punter winning big.’