Horse racing, Santa Anita

Santa Anita opinions for Monday, Feb. 17

FIRST RACE: 1. Playa Chica, 2. Tig Tog, 3. Clockstrikestwelve. LONG SHOT: Dulverton Darling.

SECOND RACED: 1. Conquest Cobra, 2. Imagineiamfastest, 3. Wilshire Dude. LONG SHOT: Fast as Cass.

THIRD RACE: 1. Out of Balance, 2. Kittyhawk Lass, 3. Pretty Point. LONG SHOT: Sapphire Kid.

FOURTH RACE: 1. Ce Ce, 2. Ava’s Charm, 3. Rather Noisy. LONG SHOT: D’s Lovely Sophia.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Via Egnatia, 2. Morgan S., 3. Blackout. LONG SHOT: Loud Mouth.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Itsthattime, 2. Big Hoof Dynamite, 3. Knifes Edge. LONG SHOT: Gorky Park.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. An Eddie Surprise, 2. Miss Hot Legs, 3. Apache Princess. LONG SHOT: Tonahutu.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Meso, 2. Atina, 3. Whoa Nessie. LONG SHOT: Reds Sacred Appeal.

Good luck.

Fair Grounds, Horse racing, Oaklawn Park

Oaklawn Park opinions for Monday, Feb. 17 (Races 6-9)

SIXTH RACE: 1. Go Google Yourself, 2. Motion Emotion, 3. Gold Standard. LONG SHOT: Cairenn.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Potomac, 2. Starship Zeus, 3. Pickford. LONG SHOT: Home Run Trick.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Pioneer Spirit, 2. Joevia, 3. Warrior’s Charge. LONG SHOT: Snapper Sinclair.

NINTH RACE (Grade III Southwest): 1. Gold Street, 2. Taishan, 3. Answer In. LONG SHOT: Wells Bayou.

Good luck.


Top choice winners: 1 (Just Might $42.60, sixth race, COLD EXACTA $170.20, COLD TRIFECTA $133.80, COLD SUPERFFECTA $80.77)

Second choice winners: 1 (Silver Dust $5.60, ninth)

Third choice winners: 0

Fourth choice winners: 1 (Finite $7.40, 11th)

Long shot winners: 1 (Modernist $27.60, 13th)

Horse racing, Santa Anita

Santa Anita opinions for Sunday, Feb. 16

FIRST RACE: 1. On Mars, 2. Bella Vita, 3. Ride Sally Ride. LONG SHOT: Bella D.

SECOND RACE: 1. Short of Ez, 2. Papa Turf, 3. Captain N. Barron. LONG SHOT: Isee It in Hiseyes.

THIRD RACE: 1. Nocherrylikemycherry, 2. Warren’s Empress, 3. Ci Voleva. LONG SHOT: Too Much Smoke.

FOURTH RACE: 1. Charlatan, 2. Lane Way, 3. Capo Mafioso. LONG SHOT: J Z My Man.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Johnny Podres, 2. Fly the Sky, 3. Margot’s Boy. LONG SHOT: Include the Tax.

SIXTH RACE: 1. I Belong to Becky, 2. Afternoon Heat, 3. Policy. LONG SHOT: Jen Go Unchained.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Shines Her Light, 2. Laura’s Light, 3. Blue Sky Baby. LONG SHOT: Florentine Diamond.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. My Journey (best bet), 2. Speakerofhehouse, 3. Cross Town. LONG SHOT: An American Jet.

Good luck.

Horse racing, Santa Anita

Santa Anita opinions for Saturday, Feb. 15

FIRST RACE: 1. Tough It Out, 2. Swamp Souffle, 3. French Getaway. LONG SHOT: Start a Runnin.

SECOND RACE: 1. Osteria (best bet), 2. Slew South, 3. Kirsch Truffle. LONG SHOT: Mongolian Sunrise.
This is down to a five-horse field with two scratches. OSTERIA is coming out of a key race with three next out winners, trainer Cliff Sise Jr. is 17 percent first-time with a horse going around two turns and he’s 43 percent third race off of a layoff. Spot for mild upset over class-dropped Slew South.

THIRD RACE: 1. Leatherneck, 2. Bad Beat, 3. Princeofthenorth. LONG SHOT: You’reright Again.
FOURTH RACE: 1. Tailback, 2. Sky Jumper, 3. Cape Point. LONG SHOT: Me Macho.
FIFTH RACE: 1. Raul Rosas, 2. Terrible Tded, 3. Factorial. LONG SHOT: Satanta.
SIXTH RACE: 1. Bowl of Spaghetti, 2. Big Headed Baby, 3. Git On Your Pulpit. LONG SHOT: Siberian Tigah.
SEVENTH RACE: 1. Foster Boi, 2. Kakistocracy, 3. Push Through. LONG SHOT: Coast of Roan.
EIGHTH RACE: 1.Hard Not to Love, 2. Mother Mother, 3. Lady Ninja. LONG SHOT: Zusha.
NINTH RACE: 1. Absolute Unit, 2. Jurgen, 3. Frasard. LONG SHOT: Show Business.


Good luck.

Fair Grounds, Horse racing

Fair Grounds stakes opinions for Saturday, Feb. 15

SIXTH RACE: 1. Just Might, 2. Chaos Theory, 3. Fast Boat, 4. Blind Ambition. LONG SHOT: Star of Kodiak.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Mitchell Road, 2. Zofelle, 3. Notapradaprice, 4. Quebec. LONG SHOT: Quick Witted.

NINTH RACE: 1. Hofburg, 2. Silver Dust, 3. Gun It, 4. Mocito Rojo. LONG SHOT: Winning Number.

10TH RACE: 1. Midnight Tea Time, 2. Dontblamerocket, 3. Synchrony, 4. Captivating Moon. LONG SHOT: Space Mountain.

11TH RACE: 1. British Idoim, 2. Tempers Rising, 3. Swiss Skydiver, 4. Finite. LONG SHOT: Impeccable Style.

12TH RACE: 1. Scabbard, 2. Silver State, 3. Enforceable, 4. Moon Over Miami. LONG SHOT: Farmington Road.

13TH RACE: 1. Liam’s Lucky Charm, 2. Anneau de’Or, 3. Mailman Money, 4. Lynn’s Map. LONG SHOT: Mondernist.

Good luck.

Horse racing, Santa Anita

Santa Anita opinions for Friday, Feb. 14

FIRST RACE: 1. Zippininthecity, 2. It’s a Riddle, 3. Violent Speed. LONG SHOT: Golden Melodie.

SECOND RACE: 1. Temple Knights, 2.Concord Jet, 3. Red Valor. LONG SHOT: Polity.

THIRD RACE: 1. Love Not War, 2. Lady Ember, 3. Mrs. Kimberly K. LONG SHOT: Casillalater.

FOURTH RACE: 1. California Kook (best bet), 2. She’s Devoted, 3. Warrior’s Moon. LONG SHOT: Teachers Big Dream.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Lucky Ms Jones, 2. Lippy, 3. Miss Megan. LONG SHOT: Time for Suzzie.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Erotic, 2. Lifeline, 3. Hootie. LONG SHOT: Holy Ghost.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Der Lu, 2. First Star, 3. Starr of Quality. LONG SHOT: Kaydetre.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Hot Magistrate, 2. Dance Costume, 3. Too Hot for Curlin. LONG SHOT: Y Not Sizzle.

Good luck.

Horse racing, Tampa Bay Downs

Tampa Bay Downs opinions for Friday, Feb. 14

FIRST RACE: 1. Sir Swaysalot, 2. Tithed, 3. He Had a Secret. LONG SHOT: Action Warrior.

SECOND RACE: 1. Mr Joshua, 2. Ox Trot, 3. Giaqnt Trick. LONG SHOT: Call Me Handsome.

THIRD RACE: 1. Lundqvist, 2. Snow Lion, 3. Sleeplessdreammore. LONG SHOT: Vintner.

FOURTH RACE: 1. Boy Scout, 2. Brewedtobeperfect, 3. Flying Bankroll. LONG SHOT: One Crazy Ride.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Chasing Helicity, 2. Shenu Shenume, 3. Venetian Princess. LONG SHOT: Centsless Drama.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Gouverneaur Morris, 2. Untitled, 3. Dudley Square. LONG SHOT: Sounion.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Senator, 2. Empirically, 3. Law of the Land. LONG SHOT: Seclusive.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Fortitle, 2. Gilded Drama, 3. Cave Run. LONG SHOT: No Choice.

NINTH RACE: 1. Fox Rox, 2. Notacatbutacard, 3. Merango Tango. LONG SHOT: Savage Nation.

Good luck.


Top choice winners: 4 (Das Da One $5.60, second race; Bronx Rumber $6, third; Demanding $3.80, eighth; Power Walker $3.60, ninth)

Second choice winners: 0

Third choice winners: 0

Long shot winners: 2 (Siena’s Ticket $13.20, first; Fun and Games $25.60, sixth)

Horse racing, Tampa Bay Downs

Tampa Bay Downs opinions for Wednesday, Feb. 12

FIRST RACE: 1. My Girl Sweet, 2. Hifalutin, 3. Ornerny Angel. LONG SHOT: Siena’s Ticket.

SECOND RACE: 1. Das Da One, 2. Nominal Dollars, 3. Ollivander. LONG SHOT: Wilshire Star.

THIRD RACE: 1. Bronx Rumble, 2. Strum and Pluck, 3. Pinar. LONG SHOT: Autograph.

FOURTH RACE: 1. Box Candy, 2. Segismundo, 3. Homers Magic. LONG SHOT: You’ll Like It.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Maroon Maniac, 2. My Éclair, 3. Curlin’s Thrill. LONG SHOT: Accessible.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Richie;s Sister, 2. Fergielicious, 3. Three Illusions. LONG SHOT: Fun and Games.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Midnight Blue Note, 2. Philosophy, 3. Taco. LONG SHOT: I’m Cardinal.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Demanding, 2. Candy for All, 3. V K Legacy. LONG SHOT: Eartha.

NINTH RACE: 1. Power Walker, 2. Total Tap, 3. Bunster. LONG SHOT: Tiz Samurai.

Good luck.

Horse racing, Santa Anita

Santa Anita results for Monday, Feb. 10


Top choice winners: 3 (Austin’s Boy $5, first race; Desert Smoke $4.20, fourth; Going to Vegas $4.60, seventh)

Second choice winners: 3 (Canadian Game $2.60, second; Homehome $6.80, third; Billy Batts $6.80, fifth)

Third choice winners: 0

Long shot winners: 0


Top choice winners: 2 (Kustom for Karl $5.80, second race; French Rose $5.40, sixth)

Second choice winners: 2 (George Herman Ruth $22, fourth; Fivestar Lynch $4.20, ninth)

Third choice winners: 3 (Todos Santos $9.20, third; Venetian Harbor $2.60, fifth; Manhattan Up $5.60, eighth)

Long shot winners: 0

SUNDAY’S RESULTS (Dirt races only)

Top choice winners: 1 (Winning Element $2.80, fourth race)

Second choice winners: 1 (Nadal $2.60, seventh)

Third choice winners: 1 (Arc Nation $6.60, second)

Long shot winners: 0

Horse racing, Santa Anita

Santa Anita opinions for Sunday, Feb. 9

Note: Not going to handicap the turf races because of a forecast of rain. Heck, they might even cancel the card. Who knows?

SECOND RACE: 1. Arch Ability, 2. Constitutionaffair, 3. Arc Nation. LONG SHOT: Outright.

FOURTH RACE: 1. Winning Element, 2. Accountability, 3. I Can Do This. LONG SHOT: Bird.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Zucchera, 2. Buyback, 3. Sybil’s Kitty. LONG SHOT: Harper’s Gallop.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Storm the Court, 2. Nadal, 3. Ra’ad. LONG SHOT: Fast Enough.

Good luck.