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The ghost at the feast of this year's bank results has been the report on banking for small businesses and the Government's reaction to it.
Overall, the Sussex was a tribute to Intikhab, but he is going to be the ghost at the feast for next couple of months and presumably Stoute will take advantage of that fact, keep Among Men's feet under the top table and get the big horse to consume as much Group 1 nourishment as possible until the Godolphin star returns to the fray.