Last week's selection came up a bit short as Laura's Light got a great trip sitting second and capitalized on the fast pace that Mike Smith set on Parkour to take home the Grade III honeymoon Stakes. Speaking of Mike Smith, he will be the jockey on this week's play. I will head to the […]

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Last week's selection did not run as expected, although Margot's Boy did wire the field as we predicted may be the case due to the lack of speed, we ended up not having anything to show for it because Distant Vista did not run second. Nevertheless the great thing about horse racing is there is […]

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Santa Anita Park's re-opening week kicked off with a bang last week as handle was up and fan interest seemed to be at a near all-time high. The Great Race Place will follow it up with four straight days, (Friday through Monday), of exciting racing action. After nearly cashing last Saturday in the third race, […]

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Racing is back at the Great Race Place and the first Saturday back of racing is a doozy with a great 10 race card and full fields to boot. For this weeks play I am going to head to the 3rd race, a 5 1/2 furlong Turf Sprint for Fillies and Mares, Three years old […]

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The Saturday card at Santa Anita Park turned out to be a good one, nine total races, five of them on the turf, two of them Stakes and a contentious running of the San Luis Rey Stakes going a mile and a half. For Saturday's play I will go to the nightcap, a maiden special […]

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Last week the Pasadena Stakes was won by Hariboux after a change of tactics by jockey Umberto Rispoli that saw him closer to the pace than any of his previous starts in the States. Alternatively my selection of Liar Liar got a questionable ride from Ruben Fuentes after he positioned himself farther back than any […]

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This is my first post on Xbtv.com of what I plan to make a weekly occurrence, every Saturday, handing out a top play of the day using the highly effective Ragozin Sheets. For those who do not currently use the Ragozin Sheets, I recommend them to all horseplayers who are serious about handicapping, as it […]

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