The Xpressbet Weekend Bankroll

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The Xpressbet Weekend Bankroll: Florida Time

The East Coast trail to the spring classics for both 3-year-old males and females heats up this weekend with the Grade 2 duo of the Holy Bull and Forward Gal Stakes at Gulfstream Park. Those are two of four graded stakes … Continue reading

The Xpressbet Weekend Bankroll: Sophomores and Sunshine

While it’s a light weekend for graded stakes, there are several races of interest, starting with the Grade 3 Lecomte for 3-year-olds at Fair Grounds. The Lecomte awards 10 points to the winner on the Road to the Kentucky Derby … Continue reading

The Xpressbet Weekend Bankroll: Old Faces, New Places

This weekend’s main events feature some familiar faces either making a return to racing off a long layoff or getting a fresh start in a new environment. In the Grade 3 Hal’s Hope at Gulfstream Park Saturday, we’ll see Lea … Continue reading

The Xpressbet Weekend Bankroll: Hitting the Road

While the Road to the Kentucky Derby points tally officially started last September, this weekend marks the first qualifying race for contenders as 3-year-olds. Aqueduct’s Grade 3 Jerome Stakes doesn’t have a long history as a true Derby prep, but … Continue reading

The Xpressbet Weekend Bankroll: Last-Minute Horse of the Year Campaigning

The La Brea and Malibu Stakes on Friday’s opening day at Santa Anita Park give 3-year-olds of both sexes one last chance for Grade 1 glory. This year’s Malibu takes on added significance as it’s a final opportunity for Shared … Continue reading

The Xpressbet Weekend Bankroll: Peering Into the Futurity

The calendar is about to flip to another year, and that means this season’s crop of 2-year-olds will be turning 3. One of them will go down in history as the winner of Kentucky Derby 141 less than five months … Continue reading

The Xpressbet Weekend Bankroll: That Championship Season?

Eclipse Awards ballots go in the mail any day now, but don’t tell that to D. Wayne Lukas, who knows a thing or two about winning championships and believes there is life after the Breeders’ Cup. He put Take Charge … Continue reading

The Xpressbet Weekend Bankroll: Continuing the Legacy

This time last year, race fans were sadly counting the days until the permanent closure of Hollywood Park. But the rich legacy of the Inglewood, Calif., venue has carried on in 2014, in part through the running of the track’s … Continue reading

The Xpressbet Weekend Bankroll: A Bountiful Racing Schedule

The turkeys have been eaten, the football games played, the early morning shopping madness over. Are you ready for some horse racing? This is one of THE best racing weekends of the entire year. Aqueduct brings you Saturday’s G1 Cigar … Continue reading

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

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