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  • Santa Anita opinions for Thursday, Jan. 11
    PREVIEW: With the weather this week, I doubt if the first and third races will be run on the grass, but I’ll see what Santa Anita announces Thursday morning. With a five-day week staring at them, I think they will stay off the turf today. FIRST RACE: TBD SECOND RACE:
    via From the Winners’ Circle on January 10, 2018 11:03 pm
  • Coltandmississippi Might Have an Edge in Jerome Stakes
    Firenze Fire winning the Champagne Stakes (gr. I) - Photo courtesy of NYRA/Coglianese Photography In handicapping the $150,000 Jerome Stakes (gr. III) this Saturday at Aqueduct, the key to identifying the winner might not be finding the best horse, but the fittest horse. The one-mile Kentucky Derby prep race was
    via BetAmerica on January 10, 2018 5:40 pm
  • DAILY SELECTIONS FOR AQUEDUCT RACETRACK – THURSDAY, JANUARY 11, 2018 // POST TIME – 12:20 P.M. EST
    - DAILY HANDICAPPING FOR JANUARY 11-          RACE  1:          2 - HOLLAND PARK  4-5                                                                    
    via Krist Picks on January 10, 2018 5:00 pm
  • Equibase Analysis: Instilled Regard Tops LeComte Field
    The 74th running of the Grade 3, $200,000 LeComte Stakes gives us a preview of some aspiring three year olds on the road to both the Louisiana Derby and other Kentucky Derby prep races. Leading the field is Instilled Regard, coming into the race off a close finish in the
    via Paulick Report on January 10, 2018 3:16 pm
  • Keying the Favorites in the Lecomte Stakes
    Principe Guilherme winning an allowance race at Fair Grounds (Hodges Photography) Fair Grounds’ Road to the Kentucky Derby will kick off this Saturday with the $200,000 Lecomte Stakes (gr. III) at 8.5 furlongs, and although the race attracted fifteen entrants, narrowing down the field might be easier than it appears
    via BetAmerica on January 10, 2018 12:39 pm
  • Looking for a Longshot in the Colonel E. R. Bradley Handicap
    If you’re looking to wager on a wide-open and competitive race this weekend, look no further than the $125,000 Colonel E. R. Bradley Handicap on Saturday at Fair Grounds. The 8.5-furlong turf race has drawn ten starters, and it’s a race where it’s difficult to make a strong case for
    via BetAmerica on January 9, 2018 9:27 pm
  • Free Tuesday 1/9/18 Late Pick 4 Selections
    Welcome to Free Pick 4 Tuesday. Today, we have Late Pick 4 tickets for Turf Paradise, Parx Racing, Mahoning Valley, Portland Meadows, Louisiana Downs, and Sunland Park. Good luck today! Portland Meadows Ticket Race 6: 6,3,8 Race 7: 4,6,8 Race 8: 3,2,6,8 Race 9: 4,1 Ticket Cost: $36 (.50 cent)     Louisiana Downs Ticket
    via Racing Dudes on January 9, 2018 6:00 am
  • LeComte Stakes Racing Roundup
    ©2018 Calvin L. Carter. All rights reserved.The Road to the Kentucky Derby takes us to Louisiana, Saturday, where PRINCIPE GUILHERMEwill go to the starting gate as the 5-2 morning-line favorite in the 74thrunning of the $200,000 LeComte Stakes (G3) at the Fair Grounds Race Course. Post time is 6:03 ET.Undefeated
    via Classic Champion Thoroughbreds on January 8, 2018 8:04 pm
  • Hong Kong Selections for Sunday, January 7th
    Brett Davis: R1:  5-3-11-4 R2:  9-5-6-4 R3: 4-12-1-5 R4: 10-4-6-2 R5: 1-7-3-6 R6: 10-6-7-1 R7: 3-2-5-4 R8: 12-8-3-10 R9: 3-2-1-11 R10: 14-8-4-13   Best Bet: R2 no9   Equity Doctrine   Longshot: R1 n5   People's Champion Best Play: R6   Q/QP   6,7,10   Paul Lally: R1: 6-12-3-13 R2: 5-11-8-1 R3: 4-8-6-12 R4: 3-4-6-10
    via Feedly on January 6, 2018 8:00 pm
  • Handicapper’s Corner: Sham Stakes (G3)
    Baffert Primed For Another Sham Stakes WinBy: Laurie Ross, IMTBreds The Sham Stakes (G3) was named in honor of the 1973 underdog shadowed Secretariat through the Triple Crown series.  The dark brown, well-bred colt finished second to Secretariat in the Kentucky Derby, despite bashing his head against the starting gate
    via Thorofan Handicapper’s Corner on January 6, 2018 10:30 am
  • Sunday Seoul & Busan: Race-By-Race Preview (January 7)
    The first Sunday of 2018 sees a big day of racing on the peninsula with both Seoul and Busan running cards. There are 11 races at Seoul from 10:45 to 18:00 while at Busan there are 6 from 12:40to 17:05. Here are the previews: Seoul Race 1: Class 6 (1000M)
    via Horse Racing in Korea on January 6, 2018 4:10 am
  • Sham Stakes Racing Roundup
    ©2018 Calvin L. Carter. All rights reserved.The Road to the Kentucky Derby takes us to California this Saturday where McKINZIE will go to the starting gate as the 3-5 morning-line favorite in the $100,000 Sham Stakes (G3) at Santa Anita Park. Post time is 5:30 p.m. ET.McKinzie comes into this
    via Classic Champion Thoroughbreds on January 5, 2018 5:26 pm
  • Seoul Saturday: Race-By-Race Preview (January 6)
    Seoul gets its racing season underway on Saturday with a bumper 15-race program and with last week having been dark, there are big fields throughout. The first race is at 10:45am and the last at 6pm. Here are the previews: Race 1: Class 6 (1000M) Allowance / KRW 24 Million
    via Horse Racing in Korea on January 5, 2018 4:10 am
  • BLINKERS OFF 272: Sham and Mucho Macho Man Previews and Rapid-Fire
    The Thoroughbred Racing Dudes preview the first official Kentucky Derby prep race of 2018, the Grade 3, $100,000 Sham Stakes from Santa Anita Park, along with the Derby prospect-heavy $100,000 Mucho Macho Man Stakes from Gulfstream Park, then give rapid-fire selections for the remaining major stakes races running this weekend
    via Racing Dudes on January 5, 2018 2:40 am
  • 2018 Mucho Macho Man Stakes Preview
    TweetGulfstream Park hosts the Mucho Macho Man Stakes with two horses likely to take most of the betting action.  The one-mile distance and early January placement on the calendar give horses multiple options for the next scheduled start. Contenders: Dak Attack dominated a Churchill Downs maiden race.  The class is coming
    via Derbyologist on January 4, 2018 8:20 pm
  • 2018 Sham Stakes Preview
    TweetThe 2018 road to the California road to the Triple Crown starts with the Sham Stakes at Santa Anita.  Recent winners of the Sham Stakes include Breeder’s Cup Classic runner-up Collected and two-time Breeder’s Cup Dirt Mile winner Goldencents.  Travers winner Colonel John won the Sham in 2008. Contenders: Mourinho adds
    via Derbyologist on January 4, 2018 8:11 pm
  • 2018 Santa Ynez Stakes Preview
    Saturday's card at Santa Anita features the first chance for the Derby-bound to get points in 2018, with the Grade 3 Sham Stakes.  Sunday, however, is all about the fillies: the day's feature, the Grade 2 Santa Ynez Stakes, is the first Kentucky Oaks points race of the year. As
    via Picks and Ponderings on January 4, 2018 7:39 pm
  • Equibase Analysis: My Boy Jack Hopes To Parlay Turf Form Into Main Track Success In G3 Sham
    The 18th running of the Grade 3, $100,000 Sham Stakes awards points in the Road to the Kentucky Derby system. It also gives many racing fans a look at some of the horses on the West Coast we may be expecting to see over the next few months in the
    via Paulick Report on January 4, 2018 4:50 pm
  • DeRosa announces 2017 wagering results
    A $25,000 score at Sam Houston Race Park in March was not enough cushion to keep me in the black for a year of wagering, as 2017 closed with an ROI of -3.44% on record handle. I began meticulous record keeping of all my Thoroughbred wagers on January 1, 2010,
    via Brisnet on January 4, 2018 12:10 pm
  • DAILY SELECTIONS FOR AQUEDUCT RACETRACK – THURSDAY, JANUARY 11, 2018 // POST TIME – 12:20 P.M. EST
    LIVE RACING AT AQUEDUCT WILL RESUME ON THURSDAY, JANUARY 11, 2018 - WEATHER PERMITTED!- DAILY HANDICAPPING FOR JANUARY 11-          RACE  1:          1 - AMERICAN LINCOLN  4-1                    - best bet*                 
    via Krist Picks on January 3, 2018 5:00 pm
  • 2018 Sham Stakes Preview
    Thoroughbred racing has concluded at Hawthorne, not to return until late March.  With that, Picks and Ponderings will be casting its eyes afield, focusing most strongly on the three-year-old prep season. The Jerome, originally scheduled for New Year's Day, was supposed to be the first race on the Derby Trail
    via Picks and Ponderings on January 3, 2018 4:26 pm
  • How to Bet the Must-Win Carryovers at Mahoning Valley
    There are a pair of MUST-WIN carryovers today at Mahoning Valley Race Course, and a mix of such little competition and the added money should attract what I hope is a lot of casual (i.e. not-as-smart-as-my) money into the pools. To make yourself smarter, CLICK HERE for handicapping reports from Brisnet.com
    via Brisnet on January 2, 2018 12:15 pm
  • Free Tuesday 1/2/18 Late Pick 4 Selections
    Welcome to Free Pick 4 Tuesday. Today, we have Late Pick 4 tickets for Turf Paradise, Parx Racing, Mahoning Valley, and Sunland Park. Good luck today! Turf Paradise Ticket Race 5: 8,2,4,7,3,1 Race 6: 8,4 Race 7: 2,6,8,9,3 Race 8: 7,8 Ticket Cost: $60 (.50 cent) Parx Racing Ticket Race 5: ALL Race 6: 10 Race 7: 11
    via Racing Dudes on January 2, 2018 6:00 am
  • BLINKERS OFF 271: Best and Worst Picks of 2017
    The Thoroughbred Racing Dudes take a look back at some of the best and worst handicapping calls of the 2017 racing season. Rapid-Fire Music: High Rule – Control Blinkers Off provides weekly insights into the world of horse racing, including race selections and previews, handicapping methods, and exclusive stories. You
    via Racing Dudes on December 29, 2017 6:25 pm
  • $100,000 Midnight Lute (G3) – Santa Anita Park
    Race 8 (Saturday, December 30, 2017: 7:00 p.m./ET; 4:00 p.m./PT) Six and one half furlongs (three-year-olds and upward) The Midnight Lute (G3) is named after a sensational colt that is regarded by some racing experts as one of the most talented sprinters in the twenty first century. He was trained
    via TVG Best Bets on December 28, 2017 3:39 pm
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