Horse Racing Betting Picks

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Lady Eli Returns in Jenny Wiley at Keeneland

The Chad Brown trained Lady Eli makes her 2017 debut on Saturday in the $350,000 Jenny Wiley (G1) at Keeneland, facing seven foes that includes three other Grade 1 winners. The mare made a successful return off a bout with laminitis, coming back last year to finish second in the Ballston Spa (G2) off the […]

Tommy Macho Looking to Rebound in Hal’s Hope at Gulfstream Park

Trainer Todd Pletcher is having a big meet at Gulfstream Park and sends out Tommy Macho in Saturday’s $150,000 Hal’s Hope (G3), the five-year-old looking to rebound off back to back subpar efforts since returning off the layoff. The son of Macho Uno ran the best race of his career at Gulfstream Park last February […]

Chalk Players Will Send It In in Alex Robb at Aqueduct

The Todd Pletcher trained Send It In will be tough to beat, and there is no doubt chalk players will send it in to back this talented gelding in the $100,000 Alex M. Robb at Aqueduct. A field of seven will line up to go 1 1/16 miles on the inner track including defending champion […]

Baffert Sends Out Three in Malibu on Opening Day at Santa Anita

Santa Anita opens on Monday with a solid nine race card that features four graded stakes including the $300,000 Malibu (G1) for three-year-olds and Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert sends out a trio of contenders in the 10-horse field. Baffert has won the Malibu twice, taking the 2013 edition with Shakin It Up and […]

Keen Ice Leads Pletcher Trio in Harlan’s Holiday at Gulfstream Park

Saturday’s $100,000 Harlan’s Holiday (G3) at Gulfstream Park drew a solid field of seven runners led by a trio sent out by trainer Todd Pletcher, and a strong performance by any of them could send them to next month’s inaugural running of the $12 million Pegasus World Cup Invitational. Keen Ice is the 9-5 morning […]

Clark Handicap at Churchill Downs Highlight of Black Friday

For horseplayers, Black Friday has a different meaning. It is not out to the mall for some Christmas shopping, it is trying to keep the bankroll in the black, and we will try to accomplish that feat by heading to the betting windows for the $500,000 Clark Handicap (G1) at Churchill Downs. A field of […]

Talented Group Line Up for Discovery Handicap at Aqueduct

A talented group of three-year-olds will line up on Saturday at Aqueduct in the $150,000 Discovery (G3) with a field of 11 heading to gate to go 1 1/8 miles on the main track. The race is one of the last opportunities for three-year-olds to face off before they face their elders. With the Triple […]

Bold Ruler Tops Three Stakes on Saturday Card at Belmont Park

The fall championship meeting at Belmont Park ends on Sunday, and the final two graded stakes of the meeting highlight Saturday’s card including the $200,000 Bold Ruler (G3). The seven-furlong Bold Ruler drew a competitive field of 13 runners and is an excellent wagering race. The co-features are the $200,000 Turnback the Alarm Handicap (G3) […]

English Channel at Belmont Park Draws Full Field Led by Catapult

A full field of 12 three-year-olds will head to the gate in Sunday’s $100,000 English Channel at Belmont Park, a one mile test on the turf course with the Chad Brown trained Catapult looking live at a generous 8-1 on the morning line. The race is one of two stakes on the turf at Belmont […]

Dozen Fillies Line Up in Lexus Raven Run at Keeneland

Saturday’s $250,000 Lexus Raven Run (G2) at Keeneland is the only graded stakes race for thoroughbreds on Saturday, with a field of 12 lining up to go seven furlongs on the main track. The Brian Lynch trained Lightstream is the 3-1 morning line favorite, drawing the 12 post with jockey Julien Leparoux in the irons. […]