Author Archives: David Aragona

Aqueduct Horses in Focus for Friday, November 22

Race 2: Family Biz (#5) Did well to close into a slow pace last time going today’s distance, suggesting he’s rounding back into form. Has generally faced tougher company than most of his rivals in this race and gets some … Continue reading

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Thursday TimeformUS Highlight Horse: Jake Rocks deserves a chance to sprint on turf

Aqueduct | Race 4 | Post Time 2:17 p.m. (ET) | Go to the TimeformUS PPs  Not already a TimeformUS member? Sign up  This is an unusual maiden special weight event in that a filly is likely to go off as … Continue reading

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Aqueduct Horses in Focus for Thursday, November 21

Race 3: Five Alarm Robin (#4) Earned a series of competitive speed figures when facing tough fields at the maiden special weight level. Had trouble two back when initially dropped in for a tag and ran better than it appears. … Continue reading

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Wednesday TimeformUS Highlight Horse: Return to dirt shouldn’t hinder Kumar’s progression

Aqueduct | Race 7 | Post Time 3:17 p.m. (ET) | Go to the TimeformUS PPs  Not already a TimeformUS member? Sign up  The two main players in this race exit a similar race at this level at Belmont on October … Continue reading

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Aqueduct Horses in Focus for Wednesday, November 20

Race 2: Honey Won’t (#5) The Pace Projector is predicting a fast pace and his TimeformUS Late Pace Rating of 87 is the highest in the field. Never had a chance when he competed 9 days ago, as he was … Continue reading

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Sunday TimeformUS Highlight Horse: Pipes’ tactical speed makes him dangerous off the claim

Aqueduct | Race 6 | Post Time 2:20 p.m. (ET) | Go to the TimeformUS PPs  Not already a TimeformUS member? Sign up  The two runners likely to vie for favoritism in this NY-bred N1X allowance are Financialstability (#2) and Turbulence … Continue reading

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Aqueduct Horses in Focus for Sunday, November 17

Race 1: Scoreswhenhewants (#3) Has far more tactical speed than he showed last time, and should be more forwardly placed in this spot. Though not noted in the chart comments, he was steadied in the final sixteenth last time, costing … Continue reading

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