Betting Longshots to Turn the Tables on Favorites

Keen Ice upsetting American Pharoah in the Travers Stakes - Photo by Courtney Henney/Coglianese Photography When Horse A beats Horse B in decisive fashion, it’s natural for bettors to assume that the result will be the same should Horse A and Horse B meet again a few weeks later. While this is frequently the case, there are occasions when Horse B is able to turn the tables, often at very inflated odds since bettors will tend to write off [...]

Breeders Cup Classic Rankings Top 5 with Personal Odds

It's time to get down to this year's Breeders Cup Classic rankings. Unlike last year, which became somewhat of a downer after American Pharoah was left to pretty much run against himself, this year is loaded. Arrogate, a Bob Baffert charge, stormed to an easy win in the Grade 1 Travers Stakes this past Saturday. He broke the track record. California Chrome and Beholder showed their class in the Grade 1 Pacific Classic. Frosted has been a monster all summer [...]

6 Horses that Should Run in Next Year’s Pegasus World Cup

The Pegasus World Cup is a go!  Potentially one of the most exciting new races in the thoroughbred industry since the inaugural Dubai World Cup in 1996, the Pegasus World Cup will be run at Gulfstream Park on Saturday, January 28, 2017. What's brilliant about the race is that instead of being run at 1 1/4 miles over the dirt, the race will be run at 1 1/8 miles. At 1 1/8 miles the Pegasus World Cup figures to be [...]

2016 Dubai World Cup Power Rankings

  It's finally Dubai World Cup Week!  California Chrome, Mshawish, Frosted and Hoppertunity have put in the difficult work. The track is going to be tight, the fans will be out, and every racebook in the world will have their eyes on Dubai for the World Cup. This is the final 2016 Dubai World Cup Rankings. Because it's the final rankings, I'm going to let you know who I'm backing to win this Saturday's race.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P47YNu4YSUY 1. California Chrome [...]