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April 19th, 2019

How to bet the 2019 Easter weekend stakes at Woodbine

The Woodbine racing season begins this weekend with a pair of stakes race on each day. Saturday will have the Whimsical Stakes (G3) for fillies […]

April 19th, 2019

How to play Keeneland on Saturday, April 20, 2019

Keeneland closes out its 2019 spring meet on Saturday with a nine-race card that includes the Elkhorn Stakes (G3). The early Pick 5 has some […]

April 19th, 2019

How to bet the 2019 Charles Town Classic

The $1 million Charles Town Classic (G2) will be run on Saturday afternoon at Charles Town. Post time for race 11 is 5:37 p.m. (EDT) […]

April 19th, 2019

How to bet the 2019 Elkhorn Stakes

The $250,000 Elkhorn (G2) will be run as race 9 at Keeneland on Saturday afternoon. Contested at 1 1/2 miles, it attracted a field of […]

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April 18th, 2019

Yonkers Hosts ‘Levy,’ Matchmaker Fields In Finals And Spinoffs; Sophomores Sitting Pretty In Pacing Series

  Spring is in the works, so the five-week prelims for the 2019 George Morton Levy and Blue Chip Matchmaker series at Yonkers have come […]

April 16th, 2019

Handicapping Insights: American Pharoah’s first winner comes overseas on turf

Triple Crown winner American Pharoah’s first foal to race won on the turf in Ireland at Naas on Sunday. Trained by Aidan O’Brien and owned […]

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April 16th, 2019

Dick Powell’s Australian Pick of the Week April 17

Race 8 at Albury (Australia A) on Wednesday night is a 5 3/4-furlong class 1 handicap. The track is expected to be “Good-4” which is […]

Hoosier Park Harness Racing
April 16th, 2019

Abbey Looms Large as the Hoosier Pick of the Week

  Three Horses to watch at Hoosier Park this week   The 4TH Race at Hoosier Park on Wednesday will feature 10 trotters going one-mile. […]

April 15th, 2019

Hanson: Thoughts on the Kentucky Derby Top 25

The 2019 Road to the Kentucky Derby series is now complete and the field is somewhat set. Now comes the wait for final works and […]

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April 14th, 2019

Pocono Place Partner, $41, Sparks $131 Exacta; Two-Digit Soph Winners; Top Prices $37, $24; Yonkers Series Legs Done

  Winners were popping up in local features and on the horses-to-watch (H2W) list. Here’s the success and failure rundown from our covered features: Thursday, […]