Nilsen’s Expert KY Oaks and Kentucky Derby Analysis w/wagers

Results from May 3-4, 2024 Nilsen selected the winner of the Kentucky Oaks, who paid a generous 4-1 Nilsen had Mystik Dan as his third selection and top longshot in the Kentucky Derby, winner at 16-1. Nilsen also gave out the winning trifecta … [Continue reading]

Kentucky Derby 150 Notes – Wednesday

Encino scratched yesterday. Click on the links below for the YouTube videos. Longtime Kentucky jockey Brian Hernandez Jr. shortly after he helped out trainer Kenny McPeek by galloping his Oaks mount, Fantasy Stakes winner Thorpedo Anna, and taking … [Continue reading]

Kentucky Derby 150 Early Week Notes

Source: KY HPBA Steve Asmussen after G3 Lecomte winner & Louisiana Derby 4th Track Phantom works outside of stablemate Mugen, the five-eighth eighths in 1:00 with fractions of 12.2, 24.1 and 47.3 and out six furlongs in 1:13.3 Video starts with … [Continue reading]

More Kentucky Derby 150 Notes

From Tuesday, April 23, 2024 Todd Pletcher, after possible Derby favorite (and 2-year-old champ) Fierceness and G1 Ashland winner Leslie's Rose trained at Churchill Downs for the first time after arriving Monday. In Fierceness, Pletcher for the … [Continue reading]

Kentucky Derby 150 Notes

Kentucky HBPA communications has provided some outstanding resources to handicap the upcoming Kentucky Derby 150 on May 4, 2024. This includes interviews with trainers of the connections. Kentucky Derby 150 Notes - Monday, April 22 Part 1 of … [Continue reading]

Derek Simon’s Kentucky Derby Betting Guide for Derby 150

It's back! The 2024 Kentucky Derby Guide from handicapping guru Derek Simon is the only guide of its kind for the greatest two minutes in sports! Simon's in-depth KY Derby report offers 24 pages of insightful information on the most exciting two … [Continue reading]

UK Auction House Targeting Rich Millennials for Racehorse Ownership

Owning a racehorse is the latest way for rich millennials to brag Henry Beeby, the chief executive of the thoroughbred racehorse auctioneers Goffs, said that his employer, which dates back to 1866, is targeting millennials because “they’ve got the … [Continue reading]

Keeneland Contest Results for Weekend of April 12-13

A huge weekend for contest players at Keeneland and on various ADW’s kicked off Friday, April 12 with 200 entries in the on-track only Spring Challenge.  Matt Gumm of Glasgow, KY finished first with a bankroll of $4823 from an initial $250, taking … [Continue reading]

Resilience Earns Spot in G1 Kentucky Derby with Wood Memorial Win

by Keith McCalmont for NYRA.com Emily Bushnell and Ric Waldman’s Resilience, under perfect handling by Hall of Famer John Velazquez, punched his ticket for the Grade 1 Kentucky Derby with a prominent score in Saturday’s Grade 2, $750,000 Wood … [Continue reading]

Hong Kong Horse Racing Selections – Wed., April 10

HAPPY VALLEY SELECTIONS Hong Kong Horse Racing Selections (Wednesday, April 10, 2024) Race 1: #11 Green Laser, #4 Happy Hero, #3 Colourful Baron, #9 Diamond Winner Race 2: #5 E Universe, #1 Happy Golf, #2 Street Conqueror, #8 Super Eagle … [Continue reading]