by Dick Powell Keeneland has an 11-race card on Saturday that is chock full of betting opportunities. The 50-cent Pick 5 wagering begins in RACE 1 and we will try to start our day right. RACE 1 IPANEMA BEACH (#1) (5-2) is still a maiden after seven start, racking up three seconds and a third...|
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by Scott Shapiro Opening day of the fall Keeneland meeting is upon us and that means a juicy 10-race card to get things rolling in Lexington, Kentucky. There are a number of attractive wagering opportunities spread over the Friday slate, but here are a few horses that will make or break my...|
The Grand Circuit’s penultimate weekend of stakes before the best of the best head for the Pocono Mountains is the focus of some traditional late-season stakes involving all major divisions at the Red Mile. The action includes the classic Kentucky Futurity featuring divisions for colts and...|
Here are the races for week eight of the 2018 Breeders Crown Countdown (BCC), the exclusive blog that coordinates with our weekly harness blog at TwinSpires.com and the Hambletonian Society to find great wagering opportunities for "Crown" eligible horses (noted in all texts with an “e” next...|
(NE) = Not Eligible – can Supplement Oct. 4—Oct. 11 TWO-YEAR OLD COLT TROT (no change) 1. GIMPANZEE 2. GREEN MANALISHI S 3. DON’T LET’EM 4. GREENSHOE 5. GERRY TWO-YEAR-OLD FILLY TROT (no change) 1. THE ICE DUTCHESS 2. BEAUTIFUL SIN 3. HANNA...|
Keeneland betting stategies for the Fall Stars meet by Scott Shapiro October means the start of the Keeneland Fall Meeting, and this year’s 17-day stand begins Friday, Oct. 5, and concludes Saturday, Oct. 27. Before the summer boutique meetings I was able to unveil a few key biases at...|
By Dick Powell In the 1978 Jockey Club Gold Cup (G1), Triple Crown winners Affirmed and Seattle Slew met for the second time, the second time such a meeting had ever occurred. The first came earlier in the fall in the Marlboro Cup (G1) at nine furlongs and Seattle Slew and new rider Angel Cordero...|
The Road to the Kentucky Derby kicked off with a bang in the Iroquois Stakes (G3) at Churchill Downs on September 15, and now it's full speed ahead to the first Saturday in May and the 145th running of the Kentucky Derby! The anticipation will continue to build in the coming months, and...|