A pair of maiden sprints for juveniles and an elongated entry-level allowance are among the offerings in Churchill Downs’ Late Pick 5 on Friday’s card.
Mike Maker won four consecutive races (2-5) and Wesley Ward answered with a win of his own.
Assiniboia Downs, outside Winnipeg, will end what has arguably been one of its most successful seasons in history on Tuesday.
With the rail out 40 feet for the third consecutive day, the turf was noticeably worn on Thursday. The surface played truer to profile, with the four shorter races favoring forward runners.
With the rail 40 feet out and a run-up of at least 240 feet, the distances of Wednesday’s races were considerably further than advertised. For some perspective, imagine running nearly the length…
Kentucky Derby weekend is a great time to open up the wallet and take a swing or two in hopes of receiving a windfall payoff on a wager. And the Pick 5 might be the perfect play.
The penultimate Saturday card of the 2020 Saratoga meeting features a Late Pick 5 with three graded stakes events. The sequence kicks off with the Amsterdam (G2) and also includes the Forego…
It is Pacific Classic Day at the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club and that means a stakes-laden card headlined by the $500,000 featured event conducted at 10-furlongs over the main track.
For the first time in several weeks, all legs of Saturday’s Cross Country Pick 5 will be stakes events. We’ll try and get off on the right foot by attempting to beat the likely short-priced favorite in the Saratoga Derby.
The Alabama headlines another big Saturday of racing at beautiful Saratoga. The 11-race card also includes the Saratoga Derby Invitational.
Thursday’s card at Saratoga is headlined by the $85,000 Union Avenue Handicap. The 7-furlong event makes up the fourth leg of a late Pick 5 sequence.
An excellent 10-race card will be hosted by Ellis Park on Sunday. The $200,000 Ellis Park Derby is one of four stakes events on the slate, with each helping comprise the late Pick 5.