Classy Act winning an allowance race at Churchill Downs - Coady Photography With 25 stakes races scheduled to be run from coast to coast, Saturday will be a busy day for racing in North America. Churchill Downs and Arlington Park have both put together appealing cards, with Churchill offering two stakes races and Arlington providing a couple of quality allowance events. Why don’t we dig through the action and come up with a few spot plays? Churchill Downs [...]
It's Friday and we're looking ahead to some of the big races coming up this weekend. The BARN Jury also returns to the show to discuss whether or not domination in sports is a good thing for the sport.
It's Horseplayer Thursday and we're excited to welcome in the current NHC champion Scott Coles to talk about his handicapping, betting, tournament play, and much more!
We discuss the news of the day and welcome in apprentice jockey Crystal Conning to talk about her first month riding races in the USA, winning at Churchill Downs, making the move from Australia, and much more!
We look back at the weekend racing action from across the country including the Preakness Stakes, Black-Eyed Susan, Pimlico Special, Louisville Stakes, and much more!
Vettori Kin winning the Louisville Handicap (G3) at Churchill Downs - Coady Photography A year ago a Brazilian-bred Group 1 winner by the name of Vettori Kin scored his first and so far only victory in North America, rallying to a decisive 2 1/2-length victory in the 1 1/2-mile Louisville Handicap (G3) at Churchill Downs. On May 18 #6 Vettori Kin will seek to defend his title in the Louisville Handicap, and although he’s riding a five-race losing streak, there [...]
It's Friday and we're getting ready for the weekend talking about racing from Belmont Park and Churchill Downs. We welcome in the BARN Jury to discuss what sporting controversies they find the most fascinating.
We look ahead to the Thursday card at Churchill Downs and talk about the news of the day.
We're looking back at the weekend including a huge day at Belmont Park as the Peter Pan, Man O'War, Runhappy, and more were contested. We also talk some Churchill Downs, Monmouth, and start looking ahead to Preakness week!
Maximum Security and Country House battle to the wire in the Kentucky Derby - Coady Photography From a handicapping and wagering perspective, Kentucky Derby week at Churchill Downs was a mixed bag for me. If I’m being honest, the week got off on the wrong foot when my confident top choice for the Derby—Omaha Beach—scratched from the race with an entrapped epiglottis, which sent me scurrying to regroup and rethink my plays. Overall, the week was filled with [...]