The Xpressbet Weekend Bankroll

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The Xpressbet Weekend Bankroll: Aiming for the Jackpot

With a million dollars at stake, 2-year-olds from across the country have shipped to western Louisiana this weekend to take a run at Saturday’s Delta Downs Jackpot prize. The Grade 3 event is also an early stepping stone on the … Continue reading

The Xpressbet Weekend Bankroll: Scoring Opportunities

While the graded stakes slate is on the lighter side this weekend, the races that are on tap look to be terrific betting affairs that should offer savvy horseplayers a good chance to score. Churchill Downs offers a pair of … Continue reading

The Xpressbet Weekend Bankroll: What’s Old is New Again

Never quite understood the expression “everything old is new again,” but I have a feeling it might apply to where we find ourselves in this 2014 racing season, with the first ever weekend of autumn racing at Del Mar in … Continue reading

The Xpressbet Weekend Bankroll: Breeders’ Cup Edition

For both casual and serious horseplayers, the two days of the Breeders’ Cup present some of the best betting opportunities of the year.  The 2014 edition of the world championships is not only a bonanza of full fields nearly across … Continue reading

The Xpressbet Weekend Bankroll: Building for the Cup

No one would blame us if we pulled out the old calm before the storm cliche. The truth is, however, there’s some pretty good racing out there on this final full weekend of October, even as everyone looks ahead to … Continue reading

The Xpressbet Weekend Bankroll: International Flair

While the U.S. graded stakes calendar is a light one, that doesn’t mean there’s a dearth of great betting opportunities. Between British Champions Day at Royal Ascot, the Canadian International card at Woodbine, the Maryland Million series at Laurel Park, plus … Continue reading

The Xpressbet Weekend Bankroll: Soft Going?

The weather is likely to play a factor on this light weekend of graded stakes. The Grade 1 at Keeneland and a pair of Grade 3′s at Belmont Park are all on the turf, and rain is in the forecast … Continue reading

The Xpressbet Weekend Bankroll: Watching for Fall Stars

It’s never too early to start thinking about the Kentucky Derby. That’s what so many breeders have in the back of their minds when choosing which stallions to mate to their mares, and that’s what more than a few owners … Continue reading

The Xpressbet Weekend Bankroll: Top Class Coast to Coast

They don’t call this Super Saturday for nothing. In a five-hour span, Belmont Park and Santa Anita host 10 Grade 1 races, including a perplexing and deep edition of the Jockey Club Gold Cup and another potential showcase for unbeaten 3-year-old … Continue reading

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

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