Handicapping & Race Analysis

January 17, 2015
Ghost Is Clear appeared beaten shortly after the start of the $56,460 Forego Stakes at Turfway Park on Saturday night when slow into stride, and more so at the finish when Hollywood Talent resurged inside of him just before the wire. But in the end, ...
After launching a powerful rally from midpack, Notte d'Oro outfought Eden Prairie in the final furlong to win the $60,000 Marie Krantz Memorial Handicap by a length Saturday at Fair Grounds.
Recent maiden winner Cross the Line ($11.40) captured the 100th running of the California Derby at Golden Gate Fields on Saturday, giving trainer Jerry Hollendorfer his fourth straight win in the race.
International Star looked like a turf and synthetics horse during most of his 2-year-old campaign, but on Saturday at Fair Grounds, he looked very much the dirt horse, winning the Grade 3, $200,000 Lecomte Stakes by 2 1/2 lengths over War Story and ...
There are two carryovers at Santa Anita on Sunday - a pool of $104,326 to start the pick six in the fourth race and $43,334 in the super high five on the ninth race.
Winners of the 2014 Eclipse Awards.
Thegirlinthatsong made her presence heard loud and clear in Saturday’s $200,000 La Canada Stakes at Santa Anita. Winning the first graded stakes of her career, Thegirlinthatsong ($15) stalked pacesetter Jojo Warrior to early stretch before storming ...
For his first ride on Fanticola in Saturday’s $81,250 Megahertz Stakes, jockey Martin Garcia concocted a familiar strategy – take the mare to the lead.
Southern Fire kept Liberty Lover from winning his fifth straight race Saturday, when he upset the $85,000 Pepsi Cola at Sunland Park at 30-1.
Power Ped ($4.60) had been knocking heads with graded stakes types in southern California, so when he got some class relief Saturday at Turf Paradise, he took full advantage, proving a smart winner of the $75,000 Cotton Fitzsimmons Handicap.