A few steps further this man came up with another as miserable to the full as he himself; they silently embraced, and then without a word passed the cords round their throats, and fell dead side
I'd always be in the Hurricane Fly camp and I'm expecting the ground to ride on the dead side
today, which will help him.
Volunteers then dug three large holes (about seven feet deep) and residents came to lay their dead side
"We were hoping to win the Greenham last time but I wasn't too disappointed because the ground was on the dead side
, which didn't suit him," Botti said on his website.
I think he'll run better than his fifth place last year with Dougie Costello reunited, but with a lot of other horses likely to make the pace as well and the ground being on the dead side
I wonder whether he'll be at his best.
Favourable weather conditions over the weekend should see conditions improve but are likely to be on the dead side
- good to soft - if the forecasters are correct.
Steering is on the dead side
but otherwise ride and handling are acceptable.
Subs: Shaun Maloney - brought life to a dead side
and scored, 6.
"I asked three jockeys - two of them said that the going was on the dead side
, yet Jason Weaver said it was just on the fast side so I took his advice." Weaver, who was just edged out on Eyre's Bawsian in the first race, was completing a 35-1 double as he had also made all the running on SHINING DESERT in the EBF Leyland Maiden.
"I asked three jockeys, two of them said that the going was on the dead side
. Yet, Jason Weaver said it was just on the fast side so I took his advice."
And, on the evidence of the last two days, the ground in Haydock seems to be a bit on the dead side
, which won't help him.
He's an unknown quantity on good ground, so we're hoping it might be on the dead side