It's Monday and we're looking back at the action from the weekend including a huge night at Penn National, Downs after Dark at Churchill, and much more!
Penn National Race Course's marquee race is the Penn Mile, which headlines a marquee card in Central Pennsylvania featuring MATCH Series races and a trio of 15% takeout Pick 4s. Former Turf writing adversaries Ed DeRosa (of Thoroughbred Times) and Tom Lamarra (of Blood Horse) have moved on in their careers and join forces to handicap the Penn Mile card with host Ed landing on a 10-to-1 morning line choice. For FREE Penn Mile Ultimate Past Performances from Brisnet.com, CLICK [...]
It's Friday and we're looking ahead to the big weekend cards at Penn National, Belmont Park, Churchill Downs, and more. Then the BARN Jury comes in to discuss the best betting advice they've received.
Forty Under training at Churchill Downs - © Scott Serio/Eclipse Sportswire/CSM Saturday’s $500,000 Penn Mile Stakes (G2) at Penn National is stacked with accomplished 3-year-old turf runners, but despite the competitive look of the race, I’m expecting #5 Forty Under to deliver a winning performance. After he finished ninth in his debut sprinting on dirt at Saratoga last summer, Forty Under switched to turf, stretched out to 1 1/16 miles and promptly sprung a 20-1 upset in another [...]
We recap the racing weekend action from Santa Anita, Penn National, Belmont, and Churchill. We also discuss Gaffigan-gate and the fallout and why racing struggles to take a joke.
We kick off June with our weekend preview, looking ahead to action from Penn National, Santa Anita, and Churchill Downs. The BARN Jury then joins us to discuss whether or not Justify is going to win the Triple Crown.
Maraud winning the American Turf Stakes (gr. II) at Churchill Downs - Coady Photography The $500,000 Penn Mile Stakes (gr. II) at Penn National has only been run five times, but with a list of winners that includes the Breeders’ Cup champions Bobby’s Kitten and Catch a Glimpse, the one-mile turf race has already stamped itself as a quality event worthy of its Grade 2 status. In my opinion, the 2018 renewal is shaping up to be a [...]
We look back at the weekend of racing including the three horse extravaganza at Santa Anita, Penn Mile card, and much more!
We look ahead to the big weekend stakes races at both Santa Anita and Penn National and welcome in jockey Nik Juarez to talk about his riding career, coming back from injuries and much much more!
While many Americans will be on the highways on Wednesday afternoon and evening attempting to get to their various destinations for Thanksgiving Day and the weekend that follows, thoroughbred racing fans will focus their attention on the first four races at Penn National tomorrow evening when the track offers a trio of stakes that should prove appetizing. Wednesday's third race is the latest edition of the $75,000 Blue Mountain Juvenile Fillies for Pennsylvania-bred two-year-old fillies and the race features a [...]