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Al Cimaglia: May 23-Scioto Downs Pick 5 Analysis

May 23, 2020 | By Al Cimaglia

The 0.50 Pick 5 at Scioto Downs rolls in Race 5 and it has a $10,000 guaranteed pool with a 14% takeout. It was a chalky
sequence last night with the 5/3/8/1,7/5 combination paying $74.15 on a 0.50 ticket.

On Friday, Chris Page led the drivers with six wins and conditioner Ron Burke was the top trainer with four pictures. All in all, it was a night of short prices but the races were competitive.

Comments and selections below are based on a fast track.

Race 5

1-Sectionline Bigry (7/2)-Rolled the back half in 55.2 in last week's qualifier. Winner in 10 of 20 starts at ScD looks set for a big effort in season debut.
5-My Hero Ron (5/2)-Just missed from the 9-hole in a tune-up and program chalk should be well backed.

Race 6

1-Hawk's Red Chief (3-1)-Got on the engine from the 7-hole and faded down the lane in qualifier. Could be facing an easier crew tonight and the Burke-Page combo has come out on fire.
4-Ponderingjacksfame (4-1)-Snagged a win from the 9-hole in a sharp tune-up and should like the company. Does have one win in four tries at ScD and it's best to respect tonight.

Race 7

5-Champion Rock (5-1)-Looking for a square price with a good post draw. This Pet Rock 5-year-old is the one and is no stranger to ScD. Has hit the board 13 times in 24 starts and should be forwardly placed.
9-Escapetothebeach (5/2)-This horse would be an odds-on choice with a decent post and still will be well backed. Could be a single for quite a few but from this post off a lay-off I won't be one of them.
10-Rockn Motion (7/2)-Here's another Burke pupil who comes off a quick mile win in a qualifier and is stuck with a second tier starting spot. The post draw doesn't help but deserves respect regardless.

Race 8

2-Mackeral A (6-1)-Makes U.S. debut and is first time Lasix as well. Hard to find fault with the 153.3 qualifier. Looks to be dialed on go for a big try.
3-Royale Rose (6-1)-Broke slowly from the rail in qualifier but sizzled the last half in 55.3. Will take a swing with a Smith's choice over the #1 and #2.
4-Blazin Baron (9/2)-Qualifier looked to be more of a training mile and Morgan trainee could be used more aggressively tonight. Has the gate speed to leave and could take a picture in a race without a standout.
5-Bambino Joe (7/2)-Raced a strong qualifier over a sloppy track at Nfld and might be over bet off that effort. Rhoades barn knows how to take pictures as does Merriman, so will include but look to others as well.

Race 9

8-Black Hole (5/2)-4-year-old comes off a dull qualifier but has won 9 out of 11 starts and holds a 150.4 mark here. This post will help the price and if dialed on high it may not matter.
10-Captain Sunshine (9/2)-First time Burke and smoked the qualifier in 151.2 all on his own. Page will need a good steer and maybe some luck from this post but best to not overlook.

0.50 Pick 5

1,5/1,4/5,9,10/2,3,4,5/8,10
Total Bet=$48
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My All Stakes Pick 5 Ticket Saturday at Churchill Downs

May 22, 2020 | By Jerry Shottenkirk

The $500,000 All Stakes Pick 5 is part of a tremendous card at Churchill Downs, and while it’s not Breeders’ Cup Day or Kentucky Derby Day, this program possesses quality far better than your average Saturday.

The 50-cent Pick 5 begins in the seventh and wraps up with the 11th. Top distaffers, turf horses and middle sprinters and Triple Crown race hopefuls. It’s a knockout of a card, and the suggested Pick 5 play here totals a higher-than-our-average $90 play with a 2x2x3x5x3 strategy.

Here’s a look at what’s cooking the sequence:

Race 7 (Shawnee S., 4:08 p.m. ET)

#4 DUNBAR ROAD (4/5) and #8 SHE'S A JULIE (2/1) are the most accomplished distaffers in this field, and those two should be enough for this slot. Dunbar Road was fifth in the Breeders’ Cup Distaff and had won three straight in New York last summer. She’s a Julie hasn’t raced since finishing fourth in the Spinster in October and has had her share of success at Churchill, winning half of her six starts.

Race 8 (Tepin S., 4:40 p.m. ET)

#9 SHARING (3/1) and #14 ALMS (3/1) aren’t having a match race in the Tepin. Or ARE they? Sharing won the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf last year and is 3 of 4. Graham Motion sends her out for the first time this season and she’s trained well for her first since that Cup triumph. Alms brings her 4 of 4 record into this one, and while she hasn’t won races the caliber of a Breeders’ Cup, she’s never been seriously threatened in the final sixteenth of any race and could be up to the task here.

Race 9 (Blame S., 5:12 p.m. ET)

Strong older middle-distance campaigners gather for the Blame, and this one is a bit more challenging on your Pick 5 ticket. #8 OWENDALE (3/1) makes his return off a seven-month vacation and last appeared over this strip, when he was second to Tom’s d’Etat in the Clark. He was third in the Preakness and won the Lexington, Ohio Derby and Oklahoma Derby in an impressive sophomore campaign. Owendale is a deep closer and will have to tune it up early to be in contention in this mile race. #3 GLOBAL CAMPAIGN (9/2) and #7 SILVER DUST (8/1) will offer plenty and are worthy of inclusion. Global Campaign has won four of six, took the Peter Pan and was third in the Jim Dandy last year. He came back with a sharp seven-furlong win at Gulfstream. Silver Dust won the Louisiana and Mineshaft Stakes, then tired to fifth in the New Orleans Classic. He’s a front-end threat and definitely has the credentials.

Race 10 (G3 Matt Winn S, 5:44 p.m. ET)

#10 MAXFIELD (5/2) makes his first start of the year and brings perfection after two starts. He broke his maiden from far off the pace at Churchill and then was dominant in the Grade 1 Breeders’ Futurity at Keeneland. He hasn’t start since October, but plenty of folks will have their money down on him. The Winn is far from a gimme. #2 PNEUMATIC (4/1) also is perfect in two starts, his coming at Oaklawn. He narrowly broke his maiden and then was more dominant against winners. #6 NY TRAFFIC (10/1) was second in the Louisiana Derby after he was third in the Risen Star. He drops back from 1 3-16th miles to 1 1-16th mile. #11 ATTACHMENT RATE (4/1) was third in the Gotham and followed with a second in the Unbridled. After a dismal debut, he’s been improving much of the way. #14 MAJOR FED (5/1) is 1 of 4 but was second in the Risen Star and then was a closing fourth in the Louisiana Derby. He has the form be a formidable player here.

Race 11 (War Chant S., 6:10 p.m. ET)

The Pick 5 ends with a mile turf race for 3-year-olds and it comes down to three on this ticket – Field Pass, Hieronymus and Billy Batts. Field Pass is working on a third straight victory. He won the Dania Beach on Gulfstream turf and then took the Jeff Ruby Stakes on the Turfway all-weather strip. Hieronymus is 4 of 5 and his only blemish came at Churchill last fall. He won three straight on the Fair Grounds turf, which is not easy to do. Billy Batts was unplaced in the Saudi Derby Cup in Saudi Arabia in February, but his form other than that has been sharp lately. He was a closing second in the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Turf and won the Baffle Stakes at Santa Anita.

Here’s the suggested All-Stakes Pick 5 at Churchill Saturday:

Race 7: #4 Dunbar Road, #8 She’s a Julie.
Race 8: #9 Sharing, #14 Alms.
Race 9: #3 Global Campaign, #7 Silver Dust, #8 Owendale.
Race 10: #2 Pneumatic, #6 Ny Traffic, #10 Maxfield, #11 Attachment Rate, #12 Major Fed.
Race 11: #5 Field Pass, #6 Hieronymus, #13 Billy Batts.

Late Pick 5 Ticket: 8-9 with 9-14 with 3-7-8 with 2-6-10-11-12 with 5-6-13 ($90).
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Saturday, May 23: Santa Anita Late Pick 4 Ticket

May 21, 2020 | By Dustin Fabian

It’s great to have Santa Anita back on our Track List and we’re excited for a phenomenal weekend of racing there, including five graded stakes races between Saturday and Monday.

Saturday’s slate features the G2 Charles Whittingham Stakes, starring Breeders’ Cup Turf runner-up United, and the G3 Daytona Stakes for turf sprinters, showcasing five horses that have already won this year sprinting on the lawn.

And Monday’s card is arguably even better, headlined by the G1 Shoemaker Mile. The field for that race is expected to include multiple horses for Mark Casse – War of Will and March to the Arch – and multiple horses for Chad Brown – Without Parole and Raging Bull – as well as top local horses River Boyne and True Valour. Plus, Monday’s card also features the G1 Gamely Stakes and G2 Monrovia Stakes, both on the turf.

We’re getting in on the action by offering a 1 Million Point Exacta Split every day that Santa Anita races this weekend – Friday through Monday. Hit Exacta bets ($2 base minimum) on four different races in a given day to win your share of that day’s split.

For more picks throughout the weekend, check out Jeff Siegels' Analysis, Wagering Strategies and Workout Report, available each day for Santa Anita races. Reports are available around 1PM ET daily.

Since Saturday’s entries are already out, here’s my take on their Late Pick 4. Good luck to everyone playing and have a safe and enjoyable Memorial Day Weekend!

Race 6 – Claiming – 6F on Dirt

The kickoff leg of the Late Pick 4 is a $12,500 claiming race and none of these horses really jump off the page. #1 MIDNIGHT GARDEN won at first asking against low-level maiden claimers, but ends up stuck with an inside draw here, as opposed to the outside post she had last time. We’ll find out how she feels about racing inside and behind horses. #2 SYBIL’S KITTY was really disappointing as the favorite in a similar race here on March 15. Her races in October and December would probably win this for fun, but she’s headed in a negative direction. And #3 REAL GOOD DEAL is probably the likeliest winner, attracting Flavien Prat for the Leonard Powell barn.

Race 7 – Starter Optional Claiming – 5 1/2 F on Dirt

Many factors line up here for #7 LOVELY LILIA as she returns to California off an OK effort at Oaklawn. Those Oaklawn races were loaded with talent and I love that she raced in April, as that might mean she is fitter than a number of her opponents. You have to think they’ll send and hope to never look back. #1 SUGAR PICKEL gets back to the dirt off two decent turf tries at this level on the lawn. Her lone dirt race was a win at Los Al and, if anything, it’s notable that Abel Cedillo, who has ridden both LOVELY LILIA and SUGAR PICKEL in the past, opts to ride here.

Race 8 – Charles Whittingham S. (G2) – 1 1/4 Miles on Turf

It’s not easy to knock #5 UNITED as he goes out for a Hall of Fame trainer (Richard Mandella) with the track’s top rider (Flavien Prat) in the irons. This horse took some time to come around, but he has won or placed in five of his last six races with Prat in the saddle, including a win in the G2 San Marcos last out on this course and at this distance. He is just versatile enough to sit closer to the pace in what appears to be a paceless event. The only one that I could see threatening him on his best day is Chad Brown’s #7 ROCKEMPEROR. I was encouraged by his third-place finish in the G2 Mervin Muniz last out at the Fair Grounds as he closed from far back to finish third on a course that favored speed.

Race 9 – Maiden Claiming – 1 1/16 Miles on Dirt

The good news is, if we start this Late Pick 4 going 3x2x2 we have some room in the holster for the last. First and foremost, in races like this starring a host of horses that haven’t won, I’m almost always going to include the first time starters, so #7 MONGOLIAN WIND and #11 BEAUMONT BEAUX make the cut, despite going out for relatively low-percentage local barns. Let’s also add #2 VODKA TWIST, who adds blinkers and drops in class from tougher turf races, as well as #9 DR. HOFFMAN (Flavien Prat) and #12 SLAAH (Risopoli), who get upgrades to top jocks. Finally, I’ll use #4 MY JOURNEY, who might kick away from this field if nobody runs with him early.

My Ticket

Race 6: 1, 2, 3
Race 7: 1, 7
Race 8: 5, 7
Race 9: 2, 4, 7, 9, 11, 12

Ticket Cost: $36 for 50-cents

If we hit, it won’t be a home run but it should be enough to keep you playing. And if you don’t believe in Rockemperor, you can always single United and play the ticket for a dollar at the same $36 cost.
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Race of the Week: Charles Whittingham at Santa Anita

May 21, 2020 | By Jeremy Plonk

GRADE 2 $200,000 CHARLES WHITTINGHAM STAKES
Saturday, May 23, 2020
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The Lead:
Santa Anita's Saturday program co-features something short and something long in the turf division. The 5-1/2 furlong Grade 3 Daytona Stakes kicks off the late pick five in Race 5, but it's the 1-1/4 miles Grade 2 Whittingham in Race 8 that garners Race of the Week attention. The 'Bald Eagle,' Charlie Whittingham, was one of the game's most legendary trainers. He won more races at Santa Anita and the former Hollywood Park than any other conditioner over his nearly 50-year career. Outside of his California homebase, he was best known for winning the 1986 Kentucky Derby with Ferdinand as well as the 1989 Derby and Preakness with Sunday Silence.

​Field Depth:
Grade 2 winner UNITED was runner-up in the 2019 Grade 1 Breeders' Cup Turf. DESERT STONE is a Grade 2 winner on the local turf. MULTIPLIER is a Grade 3 winner and Grade 1-placed on dirt. ROCKEMPEROR also is Grade 1-placed. ORIGINAIRE is multiple Grade 2-placed. UNITED has faced the toughest competition, but DESERT STONE and ROCKEMPEROR also have kept top-class company.

Pace:
At 1-1/4 miles on turf, the race starts downhill and sometimes can help early speed horses carry their stamina farther than a traditional 1-1/4 miles race. There's very little early speed expected among this group, where BOLD ENDEAVOR and SYNTHESIS are most likely to lead a slow tempo. A deep closer would appear compromised by this pace scenario.

Our Eyes:
UNITED surprisingly had yet to win a stakes race before capturing February's Grade 2 San Marcos. Richard Mandella's 5-year-old Giant's Causeway gelding had hit the board in the 2019 Whittingham, John Henry, Breeders' Cup Turf and Hollywood Turf Cup, losing that quartet of star races by less than 3 combined lengths. He didn't leave much margin in his breakthrough win, either, scoring the San Marcos by a half-length as the 4-5 favorite. Hot-riding Flavien Prat came off the shutdown ready to roll, winning 10 races at Santa Anita during the 3-day, re-opening weekend. UNITED will tote top weight of 126 pounds, 6 more than he carried in the San Marcos, and will give 4 pounds in the Whittingham to all rivals except equal-weighted DESERT STONE.

DESERT STONE's Grade 2 San Gabriel score in January puts him at equal weights with the favorite. He's been a mile to 1-1/8 miles performer throughout his career. The downhill configuration could help get him the extra furlong or so in the Whittingham. The Richard Baltas trainee has been inconsistent and rarely pairs consecutive good efforts. He followed the San Gabriel win with a ninth of 10 in the Grade 1 Kilroe Mile. Jockey Abel Cedillo takes the mount for the first time. The Betmix database shows Cedillo just a 12% rider on the Santa Anita turf lifetime, but he's won 5 stakes races (4 graded) so far in 2020 over this grass course.

ROCKEMPEROR is the new face to the west coast scene. The Chad Brown trainee likely goes as a clear second choice in the betting under Irad Ortiz, Jr. The 4-year-old finished sixth in last year's Group 1 French Derby at Chantilly. He's 0-for-3 since coming stateside to Brown, and his late-closing style has netted third-place finishes in the Grade 1 Belmont Derby last summer and the Grade 2 Muniz Memorial at Fair Grounds most recently in March. He hasn't shown the ability yet to stay close to the pace, so he'll have to mix it up a bit here to keep in contact. Watching his workout videos at XBTV.com, he's trying to do more in the morning and being held up by his rider. He might be more keen here Saturday than on paper.

MULTIPLIER is entered back on just 7 days' rest by trainer Peter Miller, following a third-place finish in a tough dirt allowance mile at Santa Anita last Saturday. Betmix data shows Miller just 1-for-his-last-22 when trying to wheel a horse back on a week or less rest. The 6-year-old is just 1-for-13 on turf in his career, but that victory did come at Santa Anita in a 1-1/8 miles allowance in 2018. The problem is that was also his last victory, and it came some 16 races ago followed by a lengthy losing streak.

ORIGINAIRE is an improving 4-year-old who could be a part of the SoCal turf division for years to come. Last year's Grade 2 Del Mar Derby runner-up ran 2 outstanding races this winter at Santa Anita, a runner-up in the Grade 2 Mathis Brothers Mile and a blistering 1:46-2/5 allowance victory over the Whittingham distance in February. The seldom-seen tandem of Umberto Rispoli and Jeff Mullins have been highly successful individually on the local green over the past year.

Most Certain Exotics Contender: UNITED has 8 straight superfecta finishes and was in superb form before the mandated shutdown.

​Best Longshot Exotics Contender: Pace players BOLD ENDEAVOR and SYNTHESIS have been primarily dirt horses and combined are 6: 0-0-0 on turf. Mike Smith partners with BOLD ENDEAVOR, while SYNTHESIS will be ridden by underrated turf pilot Geovanni Franco. You could see 1 of these holding for a share of the exotics under expert handling at a price.

Sending it in ($100 bankroll): $65 exacta UNITED over ROCKEMPEROR. $35 exacta UNITED over ORIGINAIRE.
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Tampa Bay Downs - Race #1
Picks Notes
#2 Fried Plantaine MSW dropper was thrown to the wolves last time but flashed speed and held relatively well to be 6th, so this is obviously a much weaker group, and Mejia has been firing this year; look out.
#4 W W Archie GP invader drops, and also moves into the potent local Delgado barn, so he could move way up, especially from this attack post with an already speedy running style; looms the main danger
#5 Lebasi The best of the locals at the level was a solid enough 2nd to a romping winner last time, and that would normally work here, but the top-2 seem a cut above for the the 10k; underneath only.
Race Summary That 7-2 ML seems awfully juicy on the pick, as not only does her take a huge class drop, but he does so for a barn that has been really firing of late, so play him aggressively to win and place at 5-2 or better, while getting some additional value by keying him to kick off the early Pk5, as he looks poised for a breakthrough run.

Tampa Bay Downs - Race #4
Picks Notes
#5 Totally Perfect MSW dropper took a hint of money on debut, broke last-of-11, then ran on nicely to be close early and 6th late, now meets much easier, and a crew there for the taking, and should be much tighter this time, at a nice price; spotted to score.
#7 Hyperloop The chalk was a fast 2nd on debut then bombed on the turf, and while he's back with friends and will be tough, they don't always come back like they left when they got beaten up, and the price will be a short one to find out too; second-best.
#2 Drive In Pace player moves up in class off the Sweezey claim (an 18% angle) and he should be involved throughout, though this inside draw will force him to run hard throughout, especially with his running style; know him early, not sure about late.
Race Summary That 12-1 ML seems way too good to be true on the 5, who takes the biggest drop in racing and hinted at good things on debut, but even half that seems fair, so give him a look in all the slots, while getting some additional value by using him in the early Pk5/Pk4 as well, since he could move up in a big way here off that useful debut.

Tampa Bay Downs - Race #9
Picks Notes
#6 The Connector MSW dropper sprinted on debut for Proctor, who never wins with firsters, so that 5th was good enough, and now, on the stretch and class relief, he looks primed; expecting a breakthrough.
#2 K's Funhouse Dangerous sort drew well and will like getting back to turf, and he too runs for a tag on the grass for the first time, so if he runs back to the grass 4th two-back, he'll be a threat; major player.
#10 Empty Holster Dicey ML favorite goes off the Bennett claim (14%) after a close 2nd at the level last time, but this post is no bargain, and the top pair have a lot more upside as well; mixed signals here.
Race Summary You won't get rich on the 6 but he really should be favored, based on the debut run, the added ground/turn, and the expected improvement, so play him aggressively to win and place if the tote allows, while getting some built-in value by keying him to end the latePk5/Pk4, since you're allowed to surmise this was the spot a very, very savvy conditioner had in mind all along.
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Brian W. Spencer's Daily Picks

Gulfstream Park - Race #7
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#3 Jades Gelly Love the fact that this owner/trainer combo went right back in after this filly after she got claimed away, and they immediately take the blinkers off and protect her while running her back against the boys.
#7 Miami Crockett Likely short price looks like the one to beat with a perfect 3-for-3 record over this local trip, but he's probably not going to get a very serious breather at any point today.
#6 Remaster Blinkers go on for this first try off the claim, and he should be right in the mix from the start with the equipment change.
Race Summary The connections of Jades Gelly wanted her back badly enough to claim her out of a maiden win, and it's encouraging that she's not in for a tag today.

Gulfstream Park - Race #9
Picks Notes
#5 My Friend Flavin Isn't what he used to be, but he has always done really good work locally and might get the right kind of trip at this 7f run.
#1 Malibu Max Finisher has been settling for plenty of underneath slices in the last couple years, and even on the drop I wouldn't want to take too short a number.
#6 Examiner Has been in with better in New Orleans, and he may appreciate the added ground today.
Race Summary My Friend Flavin has some room to wake up off a disappointing meet at Fair Grounds. He has been in the exacta in six of his eight local starts and should offer a generous price with the dull form in tow.

Gulfstream Park - Race #4
Picks Notes
#7 Sheknowsthedrill Might be able to find the front on the move to a mile, and she ran the best race of her life the only time she made a clear lead. Hoping she makes a break for it.
#10 Witch Hunter No doubt she can win this, but she lost at 1/5 last time out and didn't return to the worktab for a month for the new barn. Hard pass at a short price.
#2 Upsy Daisy Do Has been out 15 times without landing one, and she's no sure thing to run back to that good effort last time out. Underneath.
Race Summary Sheknowsthedrill should get a good run right up on the splits today, and if she finds herself alone at any point in the lane, she might get brave.
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Frank Carulli's Daily Picks

Scioto Downs - Race #1
Picks Notes
#3 BUCKETHEAD FRED Drops, gets better post, nearing $200,000 in earnings.
#2 ARCH O MATIC Followed move of second-tier winner after fave broke stride early.
#5 HOGWARTS EXPRESS Rallied for third the last two times he stayed flat at Miami Valley.
Race Summary Buckethead Fred gets needed class relief after drawing outside posts in fast heats at Miami Valley. He fits well with this group in bid for 21st victory. Play 3-5 and 3-6 exactas.

Scioto Downs - Race #2
Picks Notes
#5 PINE KNOT TUFF Proven after time away, projects similar trip to useful qualifier.
#1 VEGAS AGAIN Gets Merriman, gets pace to rally into, but 1-52 since 2019 the knock.
#6 NOAH Z TAM Sutton’s choice on a triple call after he piloted in the qualifier.
Race Summary Pine Knot Tuff earned a big number when he won off a longer layoff than this to begin the year. He should sit in mid-pack off a lively pace and be a major player late. Play a 1-5-6 exacta box.

Scioto Downs - Race #8
Picks Notes
#1 LOCKTON LUCK A Faced better at Yonkers, showed up in qualifier, draws rail.
#2 MACKERAL A Good record in Australia, gets Lasix for U.S. debut, price attached.
#3 ROYALE ROSE Stayed in at key juncture but lacked kick when free mid-turn.
Race Summary Lockton Luck A advanced 3-wide in the third quarter and finished widest against sharp rivals at Yonkers to get beat 3-1/2 lengths. He won his local qualifier despite broken equipment, so give him the nod from the rail.
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Jerry Shottenkirk's Daily Picks

Remington Park - Race #1
Picks Notes
#9 Wit K O Was 3rd in 2 of 3 races and can get in front early in this one; one to catch.
#1 Miss Kool Breeze Didn't break well and finished 8th last time out but had a pair of 3rd-place finishes prior to that; fits nicely.
#4 Shez My Secret Lost a photo in her only start and stretches out a bit; can make a good run with this group.
Race Summary Wit KO has run well most of the time, gets a clear run from the outside and should be able to graduate.

Remington Park - Race #5
Picks Notes
#2 Vf Showtime Was an even 5th in a good maiden race last out; takes a drop to maiden claiming and can improve.
#1 Tres Martinis Has been outrun in both tries but was against some formidable opposition; big player.
#8 Bv Myheartwillgoon Showed good speed in all three races and can improve with this drop in class; will be well supported.
Race Summary Vf Showtime didn't fire in his 1st career start, moves to an inside post and likely will move up in this spot.

Remington Park - Race #6
Picks Notes
#8 Jacksons Dynasty Tired late in his last one and should be able to get a good jump on these; one to catch.
#6 Jb Inseperablehearts Was 2nd in 2 of his last 4 and likely will be forward factor throughout.
#10 Purdy High Valentine Has been on the board in 6 of 10, can get a clear run run the outside and looms a legit threat.
Race Summary Jacksons Dynasty failed as the favorite last time, stretches out in distance and faces a group he should be able to beat.
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    Will Jordan Love selection spur on Aaron Rodgers in Green Bay? Will Love Selection Spur Rodgers in GB? The Green Bay Packers dropped a huge hint over the future of quarterback Aaron Rodgers by picking Jordan Love in the 2020 Draft. The 36-year-old has been outstanding during his 12-year run as the starting quarterback, inheriting the position in difficult circumstances from Hall of Famer Brett Favre. He ensured that the Packers would remain one of the NFL’s most competitive teams, bringing another Vince Lombardi Trophy back to the Titletown with their triumph in the 2010 season.
    NASCAR Cup Series Preview: Who has the edge at Darlington Raceway? NASCAR Cup Series Preview: Darlington There is perhaps no safer place to be, within the grip of a global pandemic, than the alone in the driver’s seat of your trusty car. Windows up, the solo passenger, the virus has no means of spread. The only danger is not getting into an accident.
    Betting On Virtual Motorsports Betting On Virtual Motorsports Virtual motorsport races are drawing a lot of attention from sportsbooks and their players. For those in the sports betting world, the cancellation of major sports has left us with few wagering options. But while fans of basketball, baseball, or hockey are patiently waiting to see their favorite players return to action, motor racing bettors don't have to wait at all. Competitive motor racing barely missed a beat when COVID-19 shut down sports worldwide, thanks to the realism of virtual racing simulators. These programs are used regularly by drivers to keep their skills sharp without the high cost of real track practice. Therefore, many of the top racers in the world entered eSports tournaments just days after real-world events were canceled. The first of these events were held in March and became so popular that sportsbooks began to take notice and offer odds. This is an excellent opportunity for any bookmaker to use the momentum of this sport to fill the gaps left in the absence of most leagues. The success of these events just goes to show how far the realism of simulation racing has come in the eSports era. With professionals now involved, along with the sanctioning bodies of F1, NASCAR & IndyCar, sim racing has been put into the spotlight. Make no mistake; the age of competitive virtual motorsports is upon us. With that in mind, let's explore the big three leagues going on right now that you can bet on. eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series The NASCAR season was put on hiatus after just four races, but a new form of the sport is experiencing an explosion in popularity. The NASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational was created to pick up where the Cup Series left off and use the iRacing platform to finish the season. Taking place each Sunday, this series pits NASCAR drivers and dignitaries against one another on a virtual track. Names such as Dale Earnhardt Jr., Denny Hamlin, Jeff Gordon, and Kyle Bush are a big reason for the early success. The iRacing platform makes the action feel as genuine as possible and is used for training on off days. Denny Hamlin suggested that around half of the people who work for or with NASCAR already have home setups, including wheels and pedals in their homes. This allowed for a quick transition for many races from the real to the digital world. The success of this new form of competition has been undeniable. The races run so far have been watched by hundreds of thousands of people worldwide to rave reviews. The odds are available now for upcoming races at Dover and Martindale speedways. William Byron is 3/1 favorite to win both after taking the checkered flag in the last two races and Top-8 finishes in the other two. Timmy Hill is also a guy to keep an eye on. Hill has finished in the Top-3 in all but one race this year and is 15/2 heading into Dover. INDYCAR iRacing Challenge iRacing has also teamed up with INDYCAR to host a virtual racing series while real races are on hold. The competitors are a mix of NTT INDYCAR Series drivers, along with some special invitees such as F1 racer Lando Norris. Norris was a special guest driver for Arrow McLaren for last week's race at the Circuit of the Americas. The 20-year-old dominated the field in fact as he beat out the other 33 drivers on the virtual road course in Texas. Norris had more than 20,000 viewers watching his Twitch stream alone. The races last around 70 minutes and are broadcasted live on NBCSN with live commentary just like a day at the track would have. There is even a pre-race show featuring a national anthem presentation and more. The list of drivers includes seven Indianapolis 500 winners and features names like Josef Newgarden, Scott Dixon, Ryan Hunter-Reay, and Simon Pagenaud. F1 eSports Virtual Grand Prix Series With the real-world Formula 1 series postponed, the F1 eSports Virtual GP series has stepped into the spotlight. Professional drivers, retired legends, full-time gamers, and celebrities go head to head in events that mirror the real-life series. This gives bettors a chance to continue watching and wagering on competitive racing on weekends. The major difference with the F1 Virtual Series is the platform that is utilized. Formula One has its own branded title developed by Codemasters. While not as realistic as the iRacing software, it is still a popular alternative for fans to watch. It must also be mentioned that this series is not a part of the competitive eSports series that is also currently active. This series is more of an exhibition event and features racers of varying driving and gaming talent. Races are 28 laps or less and follow qualifying to determine the starting positions for each race. The first race saw participants ranging from current F1 drivers Nicholas Latifi and Lando Norris, reserve talent Stoffel Vandoorne and Esteban Gutierrez, and legend Nico Hülkenburg. Formula 2 racers, Academy drivers, and pros from other series filled out the starting grid. Odds for these events have been popular betting options over the last few weeks. Heading into the next event, Team Renault is favorites to win a 4/1 with McLaren (5/1) and Mercedes (6/1), taking the next two spots on the odds board. The latter is an interesting play at those odds considering Guiterrez and Vandoorne are both F1 test drivers and gamers, making Mercedes a strong contender. These are just three of the major series going on right now, but IMSA, Porche, and the WRC all have eSports events running on a weekly basis. These series will continue to run and provide betting options even when real-world racing returns to action. This is the perfect time for the sports betting industry to embrace not only eSports but the competitive virtual racing scene. PayPerHead® agents can stand to benefit massively from this emerging sport. Especially during these trying times, having a weekly event for fans to bet on is a powerful thing. Any time you can get your clients interested in new events is time well spent. If your pay per head service provider does not include eSports on their list of odds, then it might be time to find a better option. At PayPerHead®, we pride ourselves on offering odds on a slew of virtual and simulation sports to keep your players busy while we await the return of major sports nationwide. If you are ready to switch providers to a company that offers a better variety of odd, then head over to the PayPerHead® and see what offers we have for new clients today!
    The Benefits of Gambling Online Indonesia vs. Real Casinos The Benefits of Gambling Online Indonesia You will not regret at all to choose gambling online Indonesia as your main game because they give you anything in return for long time.
    Are sporting bettors turning to online gambling games? Sports Bettors Turning to Gambling Games? Betting on sports is a primary engine room for the US gambling industry, with the general public laying down bets worth more than $12bn during the 16 months to October 2019. Of that sizable figure, almost $1bn went to sportsbooks.
    Heard about dutching in sports betting yet? What is dutch betting? An Explanation of Dutch Betting Have you ever been in this situation in sports betting before where you feel as though team A is quite strong but not strong enough to beat team B, but you don’t see the match ending in a draw too?
    Some of the best NBA Players- Season 2019/2020 The Best NBA Players for the 2019-20 Season This year’s season, even though it had to undergo an indefinite pause due to the unexpected coronavirus pandemic, was a big season for the NBA, with numerous highly talented players playing for overall great teams, it was progressing to be a very interesting season, with big games and thrilling matchups, thanks to the talent of the following players and lots more. Thanks to a huge number of greatly talented players in all teams, the NBA became the perfect sport for betting, due to a high unpredictability to how games would end. This made betting on players and games in the sport much more thrilling and enjoyable. One can try out betting on the NBA at countless sources, like comeon for example.
    How Bookies Profit from every Sportsbook Wager by Managing their Money Sportsbook Money Management One of the most common misconceptions about sportsbooks is that they have a stake in the outcome of sporting events.
    How will Jordan Ta’amu impact the Kansas City Chiefs? How will Jordan Ta'amu Impact Chiefs? This time last season, former Ole Miss quarterback Jordan Ta’amu hoped he had done enough during his college career to be drafted by an NFL team. Unfortunately for Ta’amu, no NFL team called his name on draft day. He did sign as an undrafted free agent with the Houston Texans but spent just 23 days with the team in training camp before being released.