Breeders’ Cup Friday Analysis

Below I have posted my analysis of each of Friday’s Breeders’ Cup races with explanations detailing how I arrived at my top four selections in every race.  (For a quick view of all my Breeders’ Cup selections, visit this site’s Breeders’ Cup page.) In the following accompanying blog entry I’ve also included my recommended wagers […]

Handicapping the Dubai World Cup Card

Let’s go through Saturday’s card at Meydan Racecourse in Dubai, focusing on the last six races of the night (or rather the morning here on the East Coast) from the UAE Derby up through the World Cup. Race 4, UAE Derby:  Genten (#5) – Lucky Chappy (#1) – Wrote (#13) Most of the North American […]

Derby Preps and New Horses on the List

This foray into public handicapping is a bit more difficult than I had anticipated, but alas, I’m not too discouraged yet.  As long as I come out of the races with some interesting observations to help me out next time, I’ll keep on going, and I certainly have plenty of them this week!  But first, […]

A Glance at Fair Grounds and Gulfstream

Before we get to the stakes action, let me briefly mention the third race at Fair Grounds tomorrow.  I basically have no choice but to pick Raising A Star (#11) after I bet him at 37-1 last time off a horrible trip in his debut, then watched as he circled the field and won going […]