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The Grade 1 Belmont Stakes

Belmont Park / June 7 / Race 11 / 6:52 EDT: However you feel about California Chrome (and let’s face it, emotions are running hot right about now), in handicapping this race, you must move beyond whatever rooting interest you have … Continue reading

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Belmont Stakes Trainers: Can Clement convert his 12-furlong form to dirt?

Before the Preakness, trainer Linda Rice commented in a DRF story that The Belmont Stakes was in fact the preferred spot for Kid Cruz, citing her belief that the son of Belmont Stakes-winner Lemon Drop Kid would be advantaged by … Continue reading

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The G1 Preakness Stakes

Saturday, May 16th Pimlico Race Course Race 12: The G1 Preakness Stakes, 6:18PM local post time If handicapping the 2014 Kentucky Derby was nasty, brutish, and long, handicapping the 2014 Preakness was nasty, brutish, agonizing, and almost as long. Here is where … Continue reading

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The Grade 1 Kentucky Derby

Saturday May 3  – Churchill Downs Get Churchill Downs PPs for Saturday Race Eleven Scheduled local post time 6:24pm Handicapping the Kentucky Derby tends to be nasty, brutish, and long, and handicapping the 2014 edition was certainly no exception for us. There … Continue reading

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The GI Santa Anita Derby

Saturday April 5  – Santa Anita Get Santa Anita PPs for Saturday Race Eight Scheduled post time 3:38pm PT This year’s edition of the Santa Anita Derby will answer some early questions about some precocious three-year-olds. Unfortunately, Shared Belief, last year’s scintillating … Continue reading

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