Looking for Longshots on the Pegasus World Cup Undercard

Apple Betty winning the Dowager Stakes (gr. III) at Keeneland - Keeneland/Coady Photography The $16 million Pegasus World Cup (gr. I) is obviously the highlight of the Saturday card at Gulfstream Park, but four other graded stakes races are scheduled to be run as well. Here are some of my handicapping thoughts on each race…. Race 3: La Prevoyante Stakes (gr. III) In this small field, it’s hard to look past #7 Apple Betty, a 1 ½-mile specialist [...]

Dowager Stakes rematch for Apple Betty, Lottie

Apple Betty wins the River Memories Stakes at Belmont Park July 9, 2017. Coglianese Photos Chelsea Durand Apple Betty and Lottie lock horns for a third time this year in the 1 ½-mile Dowager Stakes (G2) on the Keeneland turf Oct. 15, with each seeking their first graded stakes win. The score is 1-1 between the pair, and the run of the race could decide which one finishes on top – though there are other horses that could [...]