Handicapping & Race Analysis

September 16, 2016
Just Talkin, Lady Shipman's younger half-sister, will try to stay unbeaten while making her second career start in a first-level allowance for fillies and mares on turf.
Southern California-based mare Living The Life will try to win the premier race of the Presque Isle Downs season for the third straight year when she makes her first start in 2 1/2 months in Monday night's Grade 2, $400,000 Presque Isle Downs Masters.
Great Minds, winner of the Grade 3 Texas Mile this past spring, and Ghost Hunter, riding a four-race winning streak since late June, are the lukewarm favorites on the track's morning-line for Sunday night's $200,000 Presque Isle Mile. But it might be ...
The Truth Or Else fared respectably in the Grade 1 Forego on Travers Day at Saratoga. Whether that running line makes him superior to his six opponents is what needs to be determined in the ninth of 10 Sunday races, a $51,000 six-furlong race with a ...
Conquest Farenheit will look to build off of his debut win in Sunday's Grade 2, $200,000 Summer Stakes over one mile on turf for 2-year olds at Woodbine.
Trainer Mark Casse, who has won the Natalma Stakes a record six times, entered four in the one-mile turf route at Woodbine: Black Canary, Enstone, Victory to Victory, and Thora Barber.
September 15, 2016
Kentucky Downs’s meet titlists – owners Ken and Sarah Ramsey, trainer Mike Maker, and jockey Florent Geroux – put an exclamation point on their successful meet on closing day Thursday when Al’s Gal took the $199,700 Kentucky Downs Ladies Marathon.
The money is there in the Grade 3 Charles Town Oaks, $350,000 worth of coin, but the horses? They're in surprisingly short supply. The rich six-figure stakes drew but six entrants, including on-paper standout Sophia's Song for trainer Todd Pletcher and ...
Innovative Idea upset Ahh Chocolate six weeks ago at Ellis Park, but when the 4-year-old fillies reconvene Saturday in the Grade 3 Locust Grove, the horseplaying faithful at Churchill Downs surely will make Ahh Chocolate the favorite again in a field ...
For Cash will again be heavily favored when he runs in the $50,000 Alberta Breeders' Handicap at Northlands Park on Saturday. That doesn't mean he is going to win the 1 1/16-mile race that headlines the 12-race Fall Classic Card; the card includes ...