I selected horses 48 hours in advance of the post, without the benefit of knowing the morning line or late scratches, without up-to-the-minute information from the backstretch. I picked at least one winner, (and very often 3 & 4 winner
Every racing fan of any real experience knows that the prices their winners pay is of vital importance to their financial success. However, various handicapping writers have caused some confusion on this subject. A few authors have suggested that one should
Saratoga Springs, NY (Sports Network) - Post-time favorite Tizway dominated 10 rivals to capture Saturday's $750,000 Whitney Invitational at Saratoga Race Course. The win gives the six-year-old horse a g
Del Mar, CA (Sports Network) - Hoping to reestablished himself as a top thoroughbred, former Blue Grass Stakes winner Stately Victor has been confirmed for the $1 million Pacific Classic at Del Mar on August 28.
"We'd been thinking about it (Pacific Classic) for awhile and it was a mutual de
Arlington Heights, IL (Sports Network) - Three-time Eclipse Award honoree Gio Ponti is on the grounds at Arlington Park for Saturday's 29th running of the Arlington Million. The 2009 Million winner came in from Saratoga for the 1 1/4-mile turf race.
Toronto, ON (Sports Network) - Figures for the first part of the 2011 Woodbine thoroughbred racing season show solid increases in wagering. The Woodbine Entertainment Group (WEG) announced Thursday that all-sources betting on the live Woodbine meeting is up from 2010.
Arlington Heights, IL (Sports Network) - Ten turf runners have been entered for Saturday's edition of the Arlington Million, which will be run for the 29th time. The two favorites, Cape Blanco and Gio Ponti, are coming off the Man o'War Stakes where they finished first and second, respectively.
New York, NY (Sports Network) - The top of the NTRA National Poll has tightened up following Tizway's victory this past Saturday in the Whitney Invitational. The six-year-old moves into second-place, just two points behind Blind Luck.
Blind Luck, the 2010 champion three-year-old filly, remai