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October 13th, 2019

Blog Tags International Trot Score; $43 Winner Tops $164 Exacta

Indiana, Ontario Sires Stakes Tough On Contenders Friday, Oct. 11 Each of the eight Indiana Sires Stakes (INSS) finals at Hoosier were dominated by one […]

Frank Cotolo Blog
October 10th, 2019

International Trot On Stage; Super State-Bred Champs Contested

All harness racing is as global as it is local . . . The Breeders Crown Countdown takes a deep breath and holds it until […]

Frank Cotolo Blog
September 11th, 2019

Looming Champs; Big Stakes Action Abounds Again

The Grand Circuit explodes with stakes in Canada as New York rolls out the tests for state-bred champions. It is a huge week of features […]

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September 1st, 2019

Gimpanzee Jogs, Bettor’s Wish Beat, Golden Tricks, Lather Up; Top Weekly Prices $17, $14

By Frank Cotolo Thursday, Aug. 29 At Philly in the afternoon we went after two young colt pacers in sires-stakes action. We finished third to […]

Harness Racing's Breeders Crown Countdown
August 29th, 2019

Forbidden Trade Vs Gimpanzee—Yonkers Trot Showdown; Bettor’s Wish Ready

Welcome to the 2019 Breeders Crown Countdown (BCC), the exclusive blog that coordinates with our weekly preview harness blog at TwinSpires.com.

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August 25th, 2019

Majority Mutuels Grab Grand Circuit Events, Bettor’s Wish, Gimpanzee Romp; Top Win Prices For Week $29, $23

  Sunday, Aug. 18 The Tioga stakes included two obvious public choice, which we endorsed: McWicked ($2.70, $2.20, $2.10) and Shartin N ($2.10, n/p, n/s). […]

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August 22nd, 2019

Grand Circuit Rolls Into Canada; Filly And Mare Trotters Battle For Berths; Frosh-Fillies Chasing Cash; Gimpanzee Returns!

  The Grand Circuit goes north, offering elims and stakes on a busy Aug. 24, while Yonkers sets up for next week’s soph classics, the […]

Harness Racing's Breeders Crown Countdown
August 21st, 2019

Soph Colts Highlighted; Speedy Subjects Line Up At Meadows For Lucrative Sires-Stakes Battles; Yonkers Offers One Of Two Messenger Elims To Bet

  Welcome to the 2019 Breeders Crown Countdown (BCC), the exclusive blog that coordinates with our weekly preview harness blog at TwinSpires.com and the Hambletonian […]

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July 28th, 2019

Public Pounces Perfectly In Adios; Fit Frosh Trotters Short On Prices; Hambo Sets Up Challenges For Fillies And Colts; $25 Top Winner For Week

  Thursday, July 25 Hoosier’s Indiana Sires Stakes (INSS) for soph-colt trotters came in two divisions. An 11-1 shot took the first half, with our […]

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July 25th, 2019

Adios Arguments For Final; Big Delaware Dollars For Sophs; Young Trotters In Trials For Peter Haughton, Jim Doherty Stakes At Meadowlands

  The 2019 Adios Final is the penultimate feature on the Grand Circuit (GC) stop before the Meadowlands and the orbiting stakes of the Hambletonian. […]

Hambletonian Trail Blog
July 24th, 2019

Hambletonian Oaks Elims Chart Fillies’ Fates At Meadowlands; Colts Still Wrestling At Yonkers, Meadows

  All fields feature Hambletonian-eligible horses = (e). Eliminations for the Hambletonian Oaks are on the July 27 program at the Meadowlands. Each of two […]

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July 14th, 2019

As Predicted—Bettors Wish Crushes ‘Crunch’ In ‘Pace’; Greenshoe Augments August Hambo Hope; Double-Digit Frosh Hits

  Thursday, July 11 A foursome of New York Sires Stakes (NYSS) divisions for frosh-filly pacers was the feature on the program at Yonkers. In […]