The Xpressbet Weekend Bankroll

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The Xpressbet Weekend Bankroll: No Walk in the Parx

As good as California Chrome was the first half of the year, his rivals have every intention of making him earn whatever accolades might await the Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner after getting through his fall campaign. That challenge starts Saturday with the $1 … Continue reading

The Xpressbet Weekend Bankroll: Million Dollar Mile

All eyes turn up north this weekend, as Woodbine hosts a weekend of six graded stakes, headed by the $1 million G1 Ricoh Woodbine Mile. Four of those races (the G2 Natalma, G2 Summer, G2 Canadian, and the Mile) are Win and … Continue reading

The Xpressbet Weekend Bankroll: Juvenile Seasoning

Fall is fast approaching, and that means we’ll soon be headlong into Breeders’ Cup talk, opinions on year-end championships, and yes, musings on next year’s Kentucky Derby field. Who knows? The eventual winner could be in a starting gate this weekend, … Continue reading

The Xpressbet Weekend Bankroll: A Fond Farewell

This final weekend of the Saratoga meet, we not only see off another classic summer of racing but we must also bid adieu to the great Tom Durkin after 43 years in the announcer’s booth. But before we do, we have … Continue reading

The Xpressbet Weekend Bankroll: Coast to Coast Classics

Get the errands done, the lawn mowed, the refrigerator stocked. A huge weekend of racing awaits you with Saturday’s 14-race Travers card from Saratoga racecourse in New York and Sunday’s Pacific Classic day program of 11 races from Del Mar … Continue reading

The Xpressbet Weekend Bankroll: Sweet Home Chicago

Ever since John Henry got up by a nose to win the first running 33 years ago, the Arlington Million has been a much-anticipated jewel on the U.S. racing calendar. The classic distance Grade 1 and companion races that have … Continue reading

The Xpressbet Weekend Bankroll: Eyes on the Juveniles

It’s the time of year when we starting get our first look at promising 2-year-olds competing against each other in graded stakes races. Sunday’s card at Saratoga features a pair of juvenile fields with the Grade 2 Adirondack for fillies … Continue reading

The Xpressbet Weekend Bankroll: From the Whitney to West Virginia

Arguably the best horse in the country will try to keep his 2014 record unblemished on Saturday in the Grade 1 Whitney, but the weekend’s biggest purse belongs to the G2 West Virginia Derby presented by Xpressbet. At Saratoga, Palace … Continue reading

The Xpressbet Weekend Bankroll: Welcome Back, Sophomores

Hello again, 3-year-olds. How we have missed you! It’s been seven weeks since that fateful June 7 afternoon when Belmont Park was rocking with over 100,000 people wanting to see history made. But it was not to be, so we … Continue reading

The Xpressbet Weekend Bankroll: Surf and Spa

Whether you prefer the Pacific breezes of old Del Mar or the backyard of venerable Saratoga (or both, of course), it’s a great time of year to be a racing fan. Del Mar kicked off its summer meet in fine … Continue reading

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