Horse racing, Oaklawn Park

Jeff Nahill’s Oaklawn Park opinions for Friday, April 3

FIRST RACE: 1. Violent Storm, 2. Praetorian, 3. Defender. LONG SHOT: Roar of the Lion.

SECOND RACE: 1. Fayette Warrior, 2. Pete Marwick, 3. Junior Gilliam. LONG SHOT: Tentwelvefourteen.

THIRD RACE: 1. Runnin’ Ray (best bet), 2. Swingin’ Sam, 3. Second Line David. LONG SHOT: Revenio.

FOURTH RACE: 1. Kenzou’s Rhythm, 2. Malibu Pro, 3. Dukes Up. LONG SHOT: Potomac.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Jimmie T (on also eligible lisT0, 2. Tempt Fate, 3. Chicken Hawk, 4. Rockthepulpit. LONG SHOT: Crow Mountain.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Moment, 2. Hardly a Secret, 3. Morse Code. LONG SHOT: Altito.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Summer Storm, 2. Fully Aware, 3. Jewel Thief. LONG SHOT: War Ballad.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Kurilov, 2. Gato Guapo, 3. Pirate’s Punch. LONG SHOT: Rated R Superstar.

NINTH RACE: 1. Gold Credit, 2. Crystal Lake, 3. Shocking Fast. LONG SHOT: Subiaco.

Good luck. Stay safe.

Horse racing, Oaklawn Park

Jeff Nahill’s Oaklawn Park opinions for Thursday, April 2

FIRST RACE: 1. Kelly Be Krusin, 2. Cider House, 3. Hale’s Angel. LONG SHOT: Dynamite Julie.

SECOND RACE: 1. Ms Big Spring, 2. Symphony Hall, 3. Sheshed. LONG SHOT: Owner’s Suite.

THIRD RACE: 1. Cipherin’ Sue, 2. Eleveententeetime, 3. Not Orbinary. LONG SHOT: Kool Aid Girl.

FOURTH RACE: 1. Darpa, 2. Fight to Glory, 3. Staythirstymyamiago. LONG SHOT: Sweet Tatum.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Caribbean, 2. Tiz McNamara, 3. Lido Legacy. LONG SHOT: Automate.

SIXTH RACE: 1. All About Clara, 2. Lil Tater, 3. Savedbyanangel. LONG SHOT: Jeweled Crown.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Lewys Vaporizer (best bet), 2. Rockshaw, 3. Leroy and Control Stake (coupled). LONG SHOT: Futile.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Jade d’Oro, 2. Misty Blue, 3. Josie. LONG SHOT: Proud Victoria.

NINTH RACE: 1. Spokane Eagle, 2. Lawton, 3. Pete’s Play Call. LONG SHOT: Youvesaiditall.

Good luck, Stay safe.


Top choice winners: 1 (Sky Mischief $5.80, seventh race)

Second choice winners: 1 (Hubba Bubba $5.40, second)

Third choice winners: 0

Long shot winners: 2 (Cliffy $20.80, third; Syzygy $18.80, sixth)

Horse racing, Tampa Bay Downs

Tampa Bay Downs opinions for Wednesday, April 1

FIRST RACE: 1. Eartha, 2. Aunt Irene, 3. She’s a Fair Catch. LONG SHOT: Commission.

SECOND RACE: 1. Drill Bit, 2. Hubba Bubba, 3. Old Fort. LONG SHOT: Stealadeal.

THIRD RACE: 1. Mozano (best bet), 2. Poznan, 3. Three Olivez. LONG SHOT: Cliffy.

FOURTH RACE: 1. Elusive Ryder, 2. Denver, 3. Scarlet Bow. LONG SHOT: Drinks On Maggie.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Sent From Heaven, 2. Never Have I ever, 3. Game Day Drama. LONG SHOT: Jrock.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Gonasairlcanget, 2. Marchenwald, 3. Florida Rust. LONG SHOT: Syzygy.

SEVENTH RACE : 1. Sky Mischief, 2. Carmichael, 3. Battle Rags. LONG SHOT: Now I’m Broke.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Bitcoin Passion, 2. Our Country, 3. Tapage. LONG SHOT: Pretendant.

Good luck, Stay safe.

Gulfstream Park, Horse racing, Oaklawn Park

Oaklawn Park and Gulfstream Park results


Top choice winners: 3 (Heffington $3.80, fourth race; His Giant $5.80, fifth (cold exacta $27); Mojo Man $14.80, eighth)

Second choice winners: 4 (Indian Bella $6.20, first; The Devil’s Daddy $8.20, second; Daphne Moon $5.40, third (reverse exacta $13.80); Strike That $4.20, ninth)

Third choice winners: 0

Long shot winners: 0


Top choice winners: 2 (Mean Mary $4, 10th race; Social Paranoia $14.60, 13th (cold exacta $76.60, cold trifecta $148.20)

Second choice winners: 2 (Vekoma $5.20, eighth; Bemma’s Boy $20.40, 12th (reverse exacta $48.40)

Third choice winners: 1 (La Signare $13.40, ninth)

Long shot winners: 0

Horse racing, Oaklawn Park

Jeff Nahill’s Oaklawn Park opinions for Sunday, March 29

FIRST RACE: 1. Cook Memories, 2. Indian Bella, 3. H. M. S. Pinafore. LONG SHOT: Mostly Awesome.

SECOND RACE: 1. Grahamstan, 2. Macho Rocco, 3. The Devil’s Daddy, 4. Explosive Humour. LONG SHOT: African Warrior.

THIRD RACE: 1. Jilted Bride, 2. Daphne Moon, 3. Kansas Kis. LONG SHOT: Compelling Smile.

FOURTH RACE: 1. Heffington, 2. Zanshoes, 3. Lil H. LONG SHOT: Peggie in the Wild.

FIFTH RACE: 1. His Giant, 2. Botero, 3. Spendaholic. LONG SHOT: Super Terrific.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Railman (best bet), 2. Bump Bailey, 3. Alex’s Strike. LONG SHOT: Executive Branch.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. China Cat, 2. Drop Dead Gorgeous, 3. Mrs. Kimberly K. LONG SHOT: River Rain.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Awesome Anywhere, 2. Mojo Man, 3. Manny Wah. LONG SHOT: Home Run Maker.

NINTH RACE: 1. New Colossus, 2. Strike That, 3. Bano Solo. LONG SHOT: Beemie Award.

Good luck. Stay safe.

Gulfstream Park, Horse racing

Jeff Nahill’s Gulfstream Park stakes opinions for Saturday, March 27 (Florida Derby Day)

NOTE: Javier Castellano isn’t riding today and he was loaded. Make sure you see which jockeys jump on his horses.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Rare Form, 2. Realm, 3. Harvey Wallbanger. LONG SHOT: Sir Anthony.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Seducer, 2. She’s My Type, 3. Onyx. LONG SHOT: Walk in Marrakesh.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Jackson, 2. Vekoma, 3. Majestic Dunhill. LONG SHOT: He Hate Me.

NINTH RACE: 1. Getmotherarose, 2. Zofelle, 3. La Signare. LONG SHOT: Souper Escape.

10TH RACE: 1. Mean Mary, 2. Cap de Creus, 3. Kelsey’s Cross. LONG SHOT: Le Australiana.

11TH RACE: 1. Lake Avenue (best bet), 2. Tonalist’s Shape, 3. Spice Is Nice. LONG SHOT: Lucrezia.

12TH RACE: 1. Zulu Alpha, 2. Bemma’s Boy, 3. Channel Cat. LONG SHOT: Focus Group.

13TH RACE: 1. Social Paranoia, 2. Sombeyay, 3. March to the Arch. LONG SHOT: Dr. Edgar.

14TH RACE: 1. Gouverneur Morris, 2. Independence Hall, 3. Candy Tycoon. LONG SHOT: My First Grammy.

Good luck. Stay safe.


Top choice winners: 2 (Millie an Angel $3.20, second race; Broadway Ice $14.60, fifth)

Second choice winners: 3 (Hardly a Secret $6, first; True Castle $4.20, third; Harlequin $9.40, fourth)

Third choice winners: 1 (Cherished $4, sixth)

Long shot winners: 1 (Sunny Dale $4.80 (9-2 morning line), eighth)

Horse racing, Santa Anita

Jeff Nahill’s Santa Anita opinions for Friday, March 27

FIRST RACE: 1. Caerulean, 2. Brix, 3. Betito. LONG SHOT: Handsome Cat.

SECOND RACE: 1. Camino de Estrella, 2. Top of the Game, 3. Play Hard to Get. LONG SHOT: Rockandahardplace.

THIRD RACE: 1. Billy K, 2. Destiny’s Journey, 3. K P Whirlwind. LONG SHOT: Trafficiskillingme.

FOURTH RACE: 1. Blackout, 2. Appreciated, 3. Italiano. LONG SHOT: Spanish Hombre.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Tromador (best bet), 2. Satrapa, 3. Minoso. LONG SHOT: Irish Ballad.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Untouched Elegance, 2. Kittyhawk Lass, 3. Point Hope. LONG SHOT: Buyback.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. As Time Goes By, 2. Merneith, 3. Last First Kiss, LONG SHOT: River Girl.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. I’m Leaving You, 2. Much More Halo, 3. Absolute Unit. LONG SHOT: Eastern Ocean.

Good luck. Stay safe.

Horse racing, Oaklawn Park

Jeff Nahill’s Oaklawn Park opinions for Friday, March 27

Note: Not a good handicapping day on Thursday. Overlooked a couple of Doug O’Neill horses, but one of them scratched into a race and I make it a habit not to include horses on the “also” list.

FIRST RACE: 1. Exemplar, 2. Hardly a Secret, 3. Candy Carlos. LONG SHOT: Secret Touch.

SECOND RACE: 1. B’s Lil Bumblebee, 2. Millie’s an Angle, 3. Thursday Morning. LONG SHOT: Napili.

THIRD RACE: 1. Punish, 2. True Castle, 3. Mandy. LONG SHOT: Fifthatnarraganset.

FOURTH RACE: 1. Gumwrapper (best bet), 2. Harlequin, 3. Empty Nestr. LONG SHOT: Fair Catch.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Broadway Ice, 2. Pocket Personality, 3. Doc Curlin. LONG SHOT: Park Ridge Benny.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Between the Hedges, 2. Ginny B, 3. Cherished. LONG SHOT: Oh My Oh.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. House Drunk, 2. Hungry N Scrappy, 3. Hashtag Winner. LONG SHOT: Addi.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Sara Sea, 2. Wholehearted, 3. What a Fox. LONG SHOT: Sunny Dale.

NINTH RACE: 1. Bubba Caballo, 2. Digital Star, 3. Haney Boys (entry). LONG SHOT: Knockout Bert.

Good luck. Stay safe.


Top choice winners: 2 (Peppered $8.20, fifth race; Esposito $5.40, sixth)

Second choice winners: 0

Thirds choice winners: 1 (Special Day $4.60, ninth)

Long shot winners: 0

Horse racing, Oaklawn Park

Jeff Nahill’s Oaklawn Park opinions for Thursday, March 26

FIRST RACE: 1. Lippy, 2. Italian Justice, 3. Miss Ximena. LONG SHOT: Sassy Seta.

SECOND RACE: 1. Red Lingerie, 2. Rigmarole, 3. Prairie Dress. LONG SHOT: Battlebot.

THIRD RACE: 1. Laneys Love (best bet), 2. Michelle’s Grace, 3. Willow Moon. LONG SHOT: Bendi Blue.

FOURTH RACE: 1. Five Star Kip, 2. Academy Bay, 3. Holdthismiss. LONG SHOT: Suspect a Storm.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Peppered, 2. Napoleon’s Empire, 3. Georgia Deputy. LONG SHOT: Hesluck.

SIXTH RACE: 1.Esposito, 2. You Split Tens, 3. Adulator. LONG SHOT: Hold On Angel.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. J P’s Gladys, 2. Ivy’s College Fund, 3. She’s a Lucky One. LONG SHOT: Syrah.

EIGHTH RACE: 1.Silver Ride, 2. Candy Cornell, 3. Twelfth Labour. LONG SHOT: Augie.

NINTH RACE: 1. Money Cometh, 2. First Citizen, 3. Special Day. LONG SHOT: Bayern to Be Wild.

Best bet. Stay safe.


Top choice winners: 4 (Fledermaus $14.20, first race; Cultural Mandate $8.80, second; My Boy Lenny $3.60, fifth; Little Guy $14.60, seventh)

Second choice winners: 2 (Bramble Berry $6.40, third; North Dakota $3.40, sixth)

Third choice winners: 1 (Last Promise $17.20, fourth)

Long shot winners: 0

Horse racing, Tampa Bay Downs

Tampa Bay Downs opinions for Wednesday, March 25

FIRST RACE: 1. Fledermaus, 2. Donnie Brasco, 3. Cpl. Dionicio. LONG SHOT: Leaving Home.

SECOND RACE: 1. Cultural Mandate, 2. Mardi Gras Girl, 3. My Cotton Candy. LONG SHOT: Return the Favor.

THIRD RACE: 1. Bahama Pearl (best bet0, 2. Bramble Berry, 3. Stack Stack. LONG SHOT: Dramatone.

FOURTH RACE: 1. Astute Warrior, 2. Bunster, 3. Last Promise. LONG SHOT: The Curt Fox.

FIFTH RACE: 1. My Boy Lenny, 2. Town Classic, 3. General Paddy. LONG SHOT: Sacramento Q.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Idle Time, 2. North Dakota, 3. The Happy Giant. LONG SHOT: Topsfield.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Little Guy, 2. Mamaiogtthis, 3. Silent Mischief. LONG SHOT: Diamond Dreamer

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Two Step Beat, 2. Nerissa, 3. Biz Maker. LONG SHOT: Miss Wrote.

Good luck. Stay safe.