Six runners who can challenge Maximum Security for division supremacy

Which 3-year-olds could make a run at Maximum Security for the championship title? Here are six challengers who shouldn’t be counted out of the mix.

What is the secret to Bricks and Mortar’s astonishing success?

What makes Bricks and Mortar such a formidable racehorse? Why is he repeatedly able to run down high-class horses in the shadow of the wire, with perfectly timed rallies to prevail over and over?

Breeders’ Cup Sprint Top 5: A 3-year-old moves to the top

Since we published our first Breeders’ Cup Sprint Top 5 in June, a lot has changed on the road to the championship showdown at Santa Anita.

BARN Podcast 8/13/19

It's a two-fer Tuesday and we have a double guest episode.  First up Joe Withee from Emerald Downs joins us to recap the Longacres Mile and his impromptu call of the race.  Then jockey James Graham comes on to discuss Ellis Park, Kentucky Downs, and more! 

Stakes action highlights weekend harness cards

While baseball fans may refer to August as the 'dog days of summer', harness racing fans are accustomed to seeing many of the best trotters and pacers exit major stakes on Hambletonian Day at the Meadowlands and then venture directly into other lucrative spots at numerous ovals. Last Friday evening at Hoosier Park, Lather Up (Montrell Teague) lived up his billing as the 3-10 favorite in the $330,000 Dan Patch Memorial when he quarter moved to command after a 24.4 [...]

By |August 11th, 2019|Categories: RacingWire|

Exacta box of the week: Arlington Million, August 10

These four horses will be valuable against a potentially vulnerable favorite in the Arlington Million on Saturday.

Who Do Ya Like Podcast: Saturday at Saratoga with 2012 NHC Champion Michael Beychok

On this week's episode of the Who Do Ya Like Podcast over the BetAmerica Radio Network, Scott Shapiro welcomes in longtime handicapper and 2012 NHC champion Michael Beychok. The guys chat about Michael's trip to Saratoga, his style of handicapping and then discuss the late Pick 5 on Saturday at the Spa. The two horseplayers dive deep into a strong two-year-old maiden race to start the sequence and then give their opinion on both the Saratoga Special (G2) and the [...]