2024 Royal Ascot: Top 5 favorites to watch

Sat Jun 15 2024Kellie Reilly

Royal Ascot attracts star power of both the equine and human variety throughout its five-day meeting. For that reason, even strong favorites can get upstaged by other top-class rivals.
Betting the $3,846 Super High 5 carryover at Churchill Downs

Sat Jun 15 2024J. Keeler Johnson

When 21-1 longshot Lil Town Sis won the Friday finale at Churchill Downs, it triggered a $3,846 Super High 5 carryover into Saturday’s card.
Grade 2 Bed o’ Roses trends and field analysis

Fri Jun 14 2024Ashley Anderson

Now that we've looked at some of the recent Bed o' Roses trends, let's examine each runner in the 2024 field.
Hong Kong: Selections for Sha Tin June 15

Fri Jun 14 2024TwinSpires Staff

Racing at Sha Tin begins at 4 a.m. (ET). Selections and analysis by Declan Schuster of the Hong Kong Jockey Club.
A Battle of Titans: The 1917 Brooklyn Handicap

Fri Jun 14 2024Jennifer Kelly

On June 25, 1917, another memorable clash played out at old Aqueduct Racetrack, as three Kentucky Derby winners and three Hall of Famers made that dirt oval their arena in a historic battle of titans. In this epic saga, the finale yields a surprising twist as these superstars play off each other over nine furlongs on the Gotham stage.
Friday’s Best Bets and Quick Picks: Santa Anita’s $9,051 Super High 5 carryover

Fri Jun 14 2024J. Keeler Johnson

Handicapper J. Keeler Johnson shares best bets and quick picks for Friday, June 14 at Churchill Downs and Aqueduct, along with tickets for the $9,051 Super High 5 carryover at Santa Anita.



2024 Royal Ascot: U.S. shippers include proven course performers

Fri Jun 14 2024Kellie Reilly

The U.S. shippers descending on Royal Ascot this year include not only the usual batch of speedy juveniles, but also past winners at the meeting.
The Jury: Expert Picks, Bets and Fades for June 15 [Video]

Thu Jun 13 2024TwinSpires Staff

Racing analysts James Scully, Ashley Anderson, Darin Zoccali, and Nick Tammaro debate their best bets and fades at Churchill Downs, Belmont at Aqueduct, Monmouth, and more. Ashley and James provide their thoughts in the written portion below. Be sure to check out Darin and Nick's opinions in our on-camera portion as well!
Betting With, and Against, Our Pretty Woman in the Monomoy Girl Stakes

Thu Jun 13 2024John Mucciolo

Steve Asmussen’s #2 Our Pretty Woman (7-5) has been installed as the morning-line favorite for the affair in search of her initial stakes triumph.
How to bet the Salvator Mile Stakes

Thu Jun 13 2024John Mucciolo

A field of eight will go one mile on the Monmouth Park dirt in Saturday’s $150,000 Salvator Mile S. (G3).
How to bet the Eatontown Stakes

Thu Jun 13 2024John Mucciolo

The first of a trio of graded stakes races to be held at Monmouth Park on Saturday is the $150,000 Eatontown S. (G3). A strong field of 10 fillies and mares will run 1 1/16 miles on the lawn in the affair, and at least five serious contenders will go postward in the deep event.
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Exotics Plays for the Chorleywood Stakes

Thu Jun 13 2024John Mucciolo

A very talented field of 11 will vie in Saturday’s $175,000 Chorleywood S. The group features a bit of everything in the 1 3/8-mile turf endeavor, and I’m keying in on a trio of contenders for the extended turf test.
Betting on the Bed o’ Roses Stakes

Thu Jun 13 2024John Mucciolo

A deep and well-matched field of fillies and mares will run seven-eighths on the Aqueduct dirt in Saturday’s $200,000 Bed o’ Roses S. (G2).