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Bet Hard

Walk Bet Hard My wagering experience last weekend drove home the point that handicappers should always stand firm when they have strong opinions. Case in point: last Friday’s Clark Handicap at Churchill Downs.  As some may know, I’ve been high … Continue reading

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A Journey into the Heart of American Horse Racing

Making our annual pilgrimage to Keeneland racetrack this weekend – the sixth straight year we’ve driven 8+ hours from DC to Lexington. Lexington’s gotta be the only place in America where everyone’s into horse racing.  Horseplayers who are pariahs in … Continue reading

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Regal Ransom Wires The Field

Regal Ransom cruised to victory in Saturday’s Super Derby at Louisiana Downs.  As expected, veteran jockey Richard Migliore took him to the front and set a slow pace assuring Regal Ransom had plenty left for the stretch run.   Blame … Continue reading

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Super Derby Preview

Though I’m hesitant to play any stakes race with the name “super” in it, let’s take a stab at the Louisiana Downs Super Derby, a grade II at 1 1/8 miles on the dirt. The morning line favorite Soul Warrior … Continue reading

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