Author Archives: David Aragona

Aqueduct Horses in Focus for Saturday, January 25

RACE 1: DISTORTED SKY (#5) Bill Mott holds a very strong hand in this race, sending out two major players, including Modernist, who is likely to go postward as the odds-on choice. This promising colt really appreciated the stretch-out in … Continue reading

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Friday TimeformUS Highlight Horse: No Distortion gets a needed drop in class

Aqueduct | Race 2 | Post Time 1:21 p.m. (ET) | Go to the TimeformUS PPs  Not already a TimeformUS member? Sign up  Hawaiian Noises (#1) was ambitiously spotted off the claim for Servis, so it’s no surprise he was unable … Continue reading

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Aqueduct Horses in Focus for Friday, January 24

RACE 2: NO DISTORTION (#5) Hawaiian Noises was ambitiously spotted off the claim for Servis, so it’s no surprise he was unable to compete against the likes of Grade 1 winner Complexity or the consistently fast Mr. Dougie Fresh. Nevertheless, … Continue reading

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Thursday TimeformUS Highlight Horse: A Bridge Too Far should appreciate the stretch-out

Aqueduct | Race 7 | Post Time 3:55 p.m. (ET) | Go to the TimeformUS PPs  Not already a TimeformUS member? Sign up  The Great Johanna (#1) is simply the horse to beat in this New York-bred allowance affair, which is … Continue reading

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TimeformUS Derby Prep Analysis: Lynn’s Map encounters more favorable scenario in Smarty Jones

Oaklawn | Race 8 | Post Time 3:52 p.m. (CT) | Go to the TimeformUS PPs  Not already a TimeformUS member? Sign up  Arkansas’s path to the Kentucky Derby kicks off on Friday with the Smarty Jones, a $150,000 stakes … Continue reading

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Aqueduct Horses in Focus for Thursday, January 23

RACE 1: BAY BURNER (#3) Asking these maiden claiming three-year-olds to go 1 1/8 miles seems like an experiment designed to introduce chaos. None have attempted two turns before and less than half of the field have even tried a … Continue reading

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Monday TimeformUS Highlight Horse: Ancient Brown can improve upon promising debut in her second start

Aqueduct | Race 4 | Post Time 1:56 p.m. (ET) | Go to the TimeformUS PPs  Not already a TimeformUS member? Sign up  Ice Princess (#6) is obviously the horse to beat as she drops out of the Grade 1 Frizette. … Continue reading

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