View Full Version : When intelligence is evasive (Ryanair)

Cirrus SR22
28th Mar 2008, 13:00
March 28 2008 at 12:06PM

Ryanair boss Michael O'Leary's famed acumen briefly deserted him when he failed to back his own horse Hear The Echo to win the Irish Grand National at 33-1.

The outsider easily knocked 6-1 favourite Royal County Star into second place at Ireland's top steeplechase.

The multimillionaire CEO of Europe's biggest low-cost airline said he was "gobsmacked".

28th Mar 2008, 13:19
He wasn't the only one:{ The two I backed are still running. It's not as if he needs the money.:{