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Breeders’ Cup Countdown Presented By DRF Bets: Saturday Longshots, ‘Old Days In Del Mar’

Our Friday picks found some success with Mendelssohn taking home the Juvenile Turf and Forever Unbridled scoring in the Distaff. Frankly, they didn’t end up being such longshots, so let’s see if we can keep rolling in our hunt for Breeders’ Cup bombs. There are some pretty tasty prices looming for Saturday’s card, if you’re […]

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Breeders’ Cup Countdown Presented By DRF Bets: Friday Longshots, Euro Talk?

One of the reasons bettors love the Breeders’ Cup so much is the deep fields and the quality of competition. There aren’t that many days of the year you see so many longshots on the board with extremely good chances to win. But you have to choose between them, right? If you can only bet […]

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Breeders’ Cup Winning Traits Presented By NYRA Bets: Turf Sprint, Dirt Mile

If you had to guess, would you think the Breeders’ Cup Turf Sprint is usually a crazy result with longshots all over the place?  That’s actually not the case. While the average odds on the winner is around 10-1, that is blown up by the winner of the first Turf Sprint, Desert Code (36-1) in […]

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Breeders’ Cup Winning Traits Presented By NYRA Bets: Juveniles On The Grass?

Each day this Breeders’ Cup week, we’ll bit doing a bit of “profiling,” helping you fine-tune your handicapping for the World Championships with some historical perspective. There’s a history behind every Breeders’ Cup race and trends to go along with it. What is the most common path to victory? Where do the winners come from? […]

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British Jockey Falls Off Strides From Victory, Infuriates Bettors

It was a rough day at the office for British jockey Bridget Andrews. With victory all but assured in a jumps race at Southwell Tuesday, Andrews popped out of an iron less than 20 yards from the wire, lost her balance and fell off the would-be winner, 7-4 favorite Stick To The Plan. The horse […]

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Suspension, Pair Of Revocations In Iowa ‘Hidden Syringes’ Case

Stewards at Prairie Meadows Racetrack and Casino have revoked the licenses of an assistant trainer and veterinarian and suspended a trainer for a year following a security episode in a barn last month. Stewards ruled assistant trainer Victor Ibarra and vet Verlin Jones should lose their licenses and that trainer Kenneth Laymon’s license should be […]

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NYRA Bets Presents Weekend Play At Saratoga: Hitting Saturday’s Late Pick 5?

If you haven’t signed up to play the NYRA Bets Late Pick 5 at Saratoga, time’s running out, and the ante has been upped for Saturday’s card. If someone has the single winning ticket, the minimum payout is now $300,000. Realistically, there could be a number of winning tickets for the sequence, but there’s enough […]

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California Chrome Makes ‘Verbal’ Return To The Races

People watching Monday’s final race at Delaware Park must’ve been surprised to learn that California Chrome was at the front of the pack. Surely, he’s still retired and enjoying his stud career? He can’t possibly be in a $10,000 maiden claiming race? Of course not. But good natured track announcer John Curran kept calling a […]

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NYRA Bets Presents Weekend Play At Saratoga: Travers Trifectas

While there have been periods when favorites take down consecutive runnings of the Travers Stakes, a favorite hasn’t won since Alpha in 2012. And that was a dead heat with a 33-1 longshot. In the last 10 runnings, including both of the dead heat winners, the $2 win payout has averaged $19.90. In the last […]

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NYRA Bets Presents Weekend Play At Saratoga: Saturday’s Tough Late Pick 4

The late Pick 4 on Saturday at Saratoga looks a difficult sequence, which despite the pain of trying to narrow it down, is what makes it such an enticing wager. The wager begins with race 7 at 4:25 ET and includes a pair of races for 3-year-old fillies — the Grade 2 Lake Placid on turf […]

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