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February 18th, 2019

Scheinman: Southwest Stakes Handicapping Analysis

If you like Steve Asmussen, you’re going to love the Grade 3, $500,000 Southwest on Presidents Day at Oaklawn Park. The Hall of Famer hogs […]

February 17th, 2019

How to bet the 2019 Southwest Stakes at Oaklawn Park

Hall of Fame trainer Steve Asmussen has won the $500,000 Southwest (G3) on two prior occasions and is taking a serious swing at winning a […]

February 15th, 2019

Five things to know for Kentucky Derby preps: Risen Star, El Camino Real, Hyacinth, Southwest

Presidents’ Day weekend features four scoring races on the Road to the Kentucky Derby, chief among them Saturday’s $400,000 Risen Star (G2) at Fair Grounds. […]

February 15th, 2019

How to bet the Pick 3, Pick 4 and Black Gold Pick 5 on Risen Star Day

Fair Grounds will host a spectacular day of racing on Saturday, which will be highlighted by the $400,000 Risen Star Stakes (G2) for three-year-olds going […]

February 15th, 2019

How to bet the 2019 El Camino Real Derby

Thirteen sophomore males have been entered in the $100,000 El Camino Real Derby going 1 1/8 miles at Golden Gate Fields on Saturday. Eight are […]

February 14th, 2019

Stakes value plays for Risen Star Day at Fair Grounds

The $400,000 Risen Star Stakes (G2) headlines a huge day of racing at Fair Grounds on Saturday. A total of six stakes events, four of […]

February 12th, 2019

San Vicente runner-up Dessman a colt that will be heard from

The San Vicente (G2) was run on Sunday afternoon on a wet, sealed track at Santa Anita. The sprint distance means that most of the […]

February 11th, 2019

Kentucky Derby Pedigree Profile: Well Defined

Stonehedge, LLC’s Well Defined broke best and led at every call in a gate-to-wire tally in the Sam F. Davis S. (G3) at Tampa Bay […]

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February 11th, 2019

Two Triple Crown nominees to keep an eye on ahead of the Kentucky Derby

A little over a year ago in this space I compiled a list of six horses to watch in advance of the 2018 Kentucky Derby […]

February 10th, 2019

Mutuel field tops Pool 2 of the Kentucky Derby Future Wager, Game Winner favored among individual interests

The mutuel field (#24) topped the Kentucky Derby Future Wager (KDFW) when Pool 2 closed on Sunday at 6 p.m. (ET). The field, which includes […]