February 10, 2018
An appealing 12-race card at Gulfstream today, and I’ll focus on the back third, starting with race 9, since I have opinions in that race and in race 10.
The mutuel field, the 24th or “all others” option, is the 2-1 favorite after the first of three days of wagering into Pool 2 of the 2018 Kentucky Derby Future Wager.
Three graded stakes highlight the Saturday card at Santa Anita: the Santa Maria, the Thunder Road, and the San Vicente. Unique Bella, Blackjackcat, and Ax Man all appear to be legitimate short-priced favorites, but I’ll take a serious swing against one ...
Friday night’s $50,000 Cincinnati Trophy Stakes at Turfway Park boiled down to early leader Streetlady wanting no part of the race’s 6 1/2-furlong distance and the late-running In the Mood needing every inch of it. Those two factors led to Streetlady ...
TimeformUS handicapper David Aragona highlights some contenders on Saturday's card at Aqueduct.
February 09, 2018
The federal budget signed into law Friday includes a provision allowing for a three-year depreciation schedule for racehorses that had expired at the end of 2016, according to the National Thoroughbred Racing Association.
Ten 3-year-olds, headed by Lecomte Stakes winner Instilled Regard, were entered Friday for the Grade 2, $400,000 Risen Star Stakes, which will be run Feb. 17 at Fair Grounds.
Daily Racing Form writer Byron King analyzes the Saturday card at Tampa Bay Downs.
Hall of Fame jockey John Velazquez has been on an amazing roll this week, having won with seven of the first eight mounts he accepted during a three-day period that began when racing resumed on Wednesday.
Noholdingback Bear, who defeated Mind Your Biscuits in the Gallant Bob at Parx Racing during the fall of their 3-year-old campaigns, continues to progress toward his 2018 debut