Handicapping & Race Analysis

YESTERDAY April 27, 2017
Kas Tempting might be tough to contain if he runs back to his career debut in Saturday night's Grade 2, $483,600 Sam Houston Futurity for Quarter Horses. He was a 2 1/2-length winner while setting the fastest qualifying time for the finale after two ...
David Hicks, a former trainer turned steward, died Monday at Kindred Hospital in Hollywood, Fla., following a long illness. He was 88.
Things have not gone quite right for Vertical Oak in her two starts as a 3-year-old, but with better luck, she can win her first stakes race Saturday in the $65,000 Goldfinch at Prairie Meadows.
Smack Smack can give 82-year-old trainer Don Von Hemel an early birthday gift Saturday in the $75,000 Bosselman Pump and Pantry/Gus Fonner Stakes. He will be one of the top contenders in the 1 1/16-mile race that serves as the centerpiece of the Fonner ...
All eyes Thursday were focused on Florida Derby winner Always Dreaming following a quite unsettled first appearance here Wednesday morning. And while Always Dreaming was a little less rambunctious on his second day in Louisville, he still proved a ...
With his objective being a turf campaign for Calgary Cat in 2017, Attard has chosen Saturday's $150,000 Elusive Quality at Belmont Park to launch the gelding's season.
Rruntoperfection, who scored an emphatic maiden victory at Tampa Bay Downs last week, will be running on short rest in the featured second race here Saturday, a first-level, $22,500 allowance going seven furlongs on the main track.
Louisiana Derby winner Girvin is recovering from a quarter crack in his right front hoof and swam and was treated in a hyperbaric chamber at Kesmarc Rehabilitation facility in Lexington, Ky., on Thursday, rather than train at Keeneland, trainer Joe ...
Bolo will have the fastest turnaround of his career in Saturday's Grade 3 Thunder Road Stakes at Santa Anita, returning 15 days after finishing ninth in the Grade 1 Maker's 46 Mile at Keeneland.