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  • Belle’s Best Bets: Preakness Pick and a Trio of Turf Touts
    America’s Best Racing, Belle Premium American Vodka, and handicapper (and avid gambler) Monique Vág team up to provide horseplayers with their best bets of the weekend. Vág will identify her top picks as well as at least one longshot play of the weekend, a nice opportunity to swing for the fences on a win bet or
    via America’s Best Racing on May 16, 2019 1:05 pm
  • Spot Plays May 17
    For Friday TRACK (RACE) HORSE, MORNING LINE Arlington Park (3rd) Looktheotherway, 3-1 (7th) Run Tappy, 7-2 Belmont Park (1st) What’s to Blame, 3-1 (4th) New Jersey John, 9-2 Belterra Park (1st) Leo, 6-1 (3rd) Love Strut, 7-2 Canterbury Park (4th) Direct Impact, 9-2 (5th) She’s Just Crusin, 9-2 Charles Town
    via Brisnet on May 16, 2019 12:30 pm
  • 2019 Black-Eyed Susan Stakes Preview
    This week, horse racing shifts its attention to Old Hilltop.  We, as well, will turn our focus there: this piece will examine Friday's feature, the Black-Eyed Susan Stakes (G2) for three-year-old fillies.  In a separate piece, we will take a horse-by-horse look at Saturday's Preakness Stakes. The Black-Eyed Susan began
    via Picks and Ponderings on May 16, 2019 8:58 am
  • Busan Friday: Race-By-Race Preview (May 17)
    After last week’s Derby in Seoul, attention switches to the South Coast and the fillies as the 2019 Korean Oaks takes place at Busan Racecourse this Sunday. And it’s at Busan where the weekend’s action gets underway with 9 races on Friday running from 11:30 to 18:00. Here are the
    via Horse Racing in Korea on May 16, 2019 5:08 am
  • The Magic Mike Show 072: Preakness Day Early Pick 4 Preview
    The Magic Mike Show does a LIVE preview of Saturday’s early Pick 4 at Pimlico (races 3-6), including the $150,000 Maryland Sprint Stakes (G3). The Magic Mike Show with Curtis “Magic” Kalleward and Mike Somich is the ultimate horse racing recap show covering all of the action from each and
    via Racing Dudes on May 16, 2019 12:05 am
  • How to Bet the 2019 Pimlico Special
    Cordmaker winning the Harrison E. Johnson Memorial - © Jim McCue Photography In my opinion handicappers looking to play Friday’s $300,000 Pimlico Special (G3) at Pimlico have two options for determining which horse to bet. The quickest solution—one that probably stands as good a chance as any at picking the
    via BetAmerica on May 15, 2019 5:04 pm
  • How to Bet the 2019 Black-Eyed Susan Stakes
    Point of Honor winning the Suncoast Stakes - © SV Photography I know, I know. When we were handicapping the Kentucky Oaks (G1) at Churchill Downs two weeks ago, we all thought there was a ton of speed in the race, only to watch in disbelief as Serengeti Empress shook
    via BetAmerica on May 14, 2019 12:48 pm
  • Free Tuesday 5/14/19 Late Pick 4 Selections
    Welcome to Free Pick 4 Tuesday. Today, we have Late Pick 4 tickets for  Will Rogers Downs, Louisiana Downs Indiana Grand, Thistledown, Mountaineer, Fairmount Park, Finger Lakes, Presque Isle Downs, and Parx. Let’s hit some winners! Indiana Grand Ticket Race 5: 7,5,9,1 Race 6: 12,6,2,9 Race 7: 4,8 Race 8: 2,3,6,7 Ticket Cost: $64
    via Racing Dudes on May 14, 2019 7:00 am
  • Santa Anita opinions for Sunday, May 12
    FIRST RACE: 1. Big Shanty, 2. Baby Bear’s Sou, 3. Best Two Minutes. LONG SHOT: For the Hustle SECOND RACE: 1. Kristi’s Copilot, 2. Conquest Sabre Cat, 3. Crown the Kitten. LONG SHOT: Silver Summer. THIRD RACE: 1. Go Big Blue Nation, 2. A Thousand Dreams, 3. Acai. LONG SHOT:
    via From the Winners’ Circle on May 12, 2019 2:34 pm
  • Barkley Returns at Emerald Downs
    By Emily Shields The $50,000 Seattle Stakes – which goes as Race 8 – may be the feature on the Sunday card at Emerald Downs, but all eyes will be on the fifth race where 2018 Longacres Mile winner Barkley makes his return to the races. Drawn outside of a
    via TVG Best Bets on May 12, 2019 2:39 am
  • Joevia Could Make Amends in Long Branch
    By Emily Shields The feature on a 10-race card at Monmouth Park Sunday is the $100,000 Long Branch, a 1 1/16 mile race featuring the tough-luck runner #1 Joevia (2-1). He drops out of grade 2 company from the Wood Memorial at Aqueduct on April 6, where he finished seventh
    via TVG Best Bets on May 12, 2019 2:29 am
  • Versatile LANIER Dominates Hanshin Cup, Becomes Trainer Santangelo’s First Stakes Winner
    [caption id="attachment_8919" align="alignleft" width="300"] Lanier launches clear to win the 2019 Hanshin Cup (G3). (Photo: Coady Photography)[/caption] When he claimed Lanier for $40,000 from a race at Churchill last November, trainer Brett Santangelo had one place in mind: Florence, Kentucky. "We claimed him because I was going to Turfway for
    via Picks and Ponderings on May 12, 2019 1:27 am
    - DAILY HANDICAPPING FOR MAY 12 -          RACE  1:         2 - HEAVENHASMYNIKKI  8-1                                                       3 - DAWN THE DESTROYER  2-1 
    via Krist Picks on May 11, 2019 6:00 pm
  • Filly Features at Woodbine with Ballade, Fury Stakes
    By Emily Shields Both the stakes races at Woodbine this weekend are for fillies or mares, with the $100,000 Ballade going as the eighth of ten races on Saturday and the $125,000 Fury slated to be the eighth of a ten race program on Sunday the 12th. The six-furlong Ballade
    via TVG Best Bets on May 11, 2019 10:57 am
    The 22nd running of the Korean Derby (KOR G1) takes place at Seoul Racecourse on Sunday afternoon (race 9 of 11 races which run from 10:45 to 18:00). Global Chukje, the dominant winner of the KRA Cup Mile, the first leg of the 2019 Triple Crown at Busan last month,
    via Horse Racing in Korea on May 11, 2019 3:52 am
  • Santa Anita opinions for Friday, May 10
    Preview: Sorry win only right now. FIRST RACE: 1. Temple Secret SECOND RACE: 1. Bay Area THIRD RACE: 1. A Dream is a Wish FOURTH RACE: 2. Seaside Dancer FIFTH RACE: 1. Treasure Hunter SIXTH RACE: 1. Smoovie SEVENTH RACE: 1. Big Red Seven EIGHTH RACE: 1. My Mandate Good
    via From the Winners’ Circle on May 10, 2019 2:49 pm
  • Reflections on My Up-and-Down Derby Week Handicapping
    Maximum Security and Country House battle to the wire in the Kentucky Derby - Coady Photography From a handicapping and wagering perspective, Kentucky Derby week at Churchill Downs was a mixed bag for me. If I’m being honest, the week got off on the wrong foot when my confident top
    via BetAmerica on May 10, 2019 2:31 pm
  • 2019 Hanshin Cup Preview
    Saturday, the stakes season at Arlington gets underway with the Grade 3 Hanshin Cup.  Now a $100,000 race for three-year-olds and up, going the one-turn mile over the Arlington polytrack, this race was originally christened in 1941 for Equipoise, a Hall of Fame racehorse whose stakes wins included a pair of
    via Picks and Ponderings on May 10, 2019 1:48 pm
  • Handicapper’s Corner: 2019 Man o’War Stakes (G1)
    Maker Exacta in the Man o'War?By Laurie Ross, IMTBredsThe 1 3/8-mile Man o’War Stakes, held over the Belmont Park turf oval has a long and illustrious history. Previous winners include 2-time Champion Grass Horse Gio Ponti, Point of Entry, and the old veteran Twilight Eclipse who earned over $2 million
    via Thorofan Handicapper’s Corner on May 10, 2019 12:21 pm
  • Seoul Saturday: Race-By-Race Preview (May 11)
    It’s Derby Eve! There are 11 Saturday races at Seoul from 10:45 to 18:00. Here are the previews: Race 1: Class 6 (1000M) Allowance / KRW 24 Million (6) SENTOSA has come by far the closest of these and looks set to start as firm favourite here. She’s the only
    via Horse Racing in Korea on May 10, 2019 5:40 am
  • THE MAGIC MIKE SHOW 070: Belmont Late Pick 4 Preview
    The Magic Mike Show previews Saturday’s late Pick 4 at Belmont Park, including the Man O’ War Stakes (G1), then Mike gives his thoughts on that controversial Kentucky Derby decision. The Magic Mike Show with Curtis “Magic” Kalleward and Mike Somich is the ultimate horse racing recap show covering all
    via Racing Dudes on May 10, 2019 12:53 am
  • Lynne’s Legacy Part of Solid Santa Barbara Cast
    By Emily Shields Six horses have been entered for the $100,000 Santa Barbara Stakes (G3T) at Santa Anita on Saturday, May 11. The 1 ½ mile race is for older fillies and mares, and was won last year by Queen Blossom (Ire). #1 Animosity (7-2) won an allowance last out
    via TVG Best Bets on May 10, 2019 12:41 am
  • SEASON 2 Episode 36 – Graded Stakes Races at Belmont for 5-11-2019
    Expert Horse Player Steve Duckhorn makes picks on Belmont Park Graded Stakes Races for 5-11-2019.Social Media: Twitter@offthechartshr, Facebook @offthechartshorseracing, available on iTunes, and favorite podcatcher. Google Podcast. Also available on Stitcher Radio , TuneIn Radio, Amazon Echo, and Spotify. Last Week Review: 13 Stakes Races - 1 Top Pick Winner.
    via Off the Charts Podcast on May 9, 2019 7:56 pm
    - DAILY HANDICAPPING FOR MAY 10 -          RACE  1:         6 - ZECHA  9-2                                                       5 - GOLDEN VALE  8-5   
    via Krist Picks on May 9, 2019 6:00 pm
    - DAILY HANDICAPPING FOR MAY 10 -          RACE  1:         6 - ZECHA  9-2                                                       5 - GOLDEN VALE  8-5   
    via Krist Picks on May 9, 2019 6:00 pm
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