"When we got him from France he had problems with his shoulder in his first season with us and Virginie Bascop
, who looks after him and rides him every day, deserves a lot of credit.
Walsh gave a lot of the credit for the win to Virginnie Bascop
, who rides out Back In Focus every day.
"She pulled out very stiff this morning," he said, adding: "At that stage I would say it was less than a 50-50 chance that she would run and my vet Virginie Bascop
was very concerned, but our staff did a great job with her by walking her and getting her warmed up.