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Saturday Spot Plays

Let’s look at a few spots today at both Aqueduct and Gulfstream. Aqueduct Race 6 – This is a two-other-than seven-furlong allowance race for NY-breds and there should be a) a fast pace and b) the seven-furlong distance should stretch some … Continue reading

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Some Saturday Stakes Plays

Our last two posts looked at the Louisiana Derby and the Florida Derby but let’s take a quick look at some of the other stakes on these cards today. Gulfstream Race 7 (Sir Shackleton) – $100k, 7 furlongs – This … Continue reading

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Derby Trail Stakes Preview – Florida Derby (G1)

We previewed the Louisiana Derby in our last post and we look at the Florida Derby here. The Florida Derby wraps up a 14-race marathon card (which is actually one fewer race than they are running at Fair Grounds on … Continue reading

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Turf Sprints Highlight Sunday Card at Gulfstream

There are two solid turf sprints at Gulfstream on Sunday. Let’s take a look: Gulfstream Race 8 (OC/$62k) – Eddie Broome entered two and scratched the longer of his two runners, #2 Posse Dreamin (12-1). That’s not a surprising decision considering he has the likely … Continue reading

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Saturday Spot Plays

Saturday is a very good day of racing up all across the country, especially at Santa Anita, where they have the Big Cap among five stakes, and Tampa Bay Downs, where they run the Tampa Bay Derby among five stakes. … Continue reading

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Derby Prep Review – Fountain of Youth Stakes (G2)

We looked at the Gotham in our last post and in this one, we’ll tackle the Fountain of Youth, won emphatically by a last to first sweep from Gunnevera for trainer Antonio Sano under jockey Javier Castellano. Race Replay  Fractions – … Continue reading

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Gulfstream Saturday Pick-4s

HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – There are three Pick-4s on Saturday at Gulfstream, ones starting in Race 2, Race 6, and Race 10. We’re going to focus on the last two. Our thoughts for most of these races can be found … Continue reading

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Saturday at Gulfstream

HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Gulfstream has carded a spectacular 13-race extravaganza on Saturday featuring nine stakes races, eight of them graded, headlined by the Grade 2 Fountain of Youth, a key Kentucky Derby prep race. We offered our Fountain of … Continue reading

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Derby Trail Stakes Preview – Fountain of Youth (G2)

HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Greetings from Hallandale Beach, where they run the G2 Fountain of Youth on Saturday, headed by Irish War Cry, winner of last month’s Holy Bull, and Practical Joke, last year’s Hopeful and Champagne winner. Derby points … Continue reading

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