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Jeff Nahill’s Santa Anita opinions for Friday, May 29

FIRST RACE: 1. Miss Glorious, 2. Smoothlikebuttah, 3. Stars of Bluegrass. LONG SHOT: Koko’s Mom.

SECOND RACE: 1. Sheza Factor, 2. Uno Trouble Maker, 3. Busy Paynter. LONG SHOT: Swirling.

THIRD RACE: 1. Bella Chica (best bet), 2. Fireproof, 3. Lets Get Wild. LONG SHOT: Ride Sally Ride.

FOURTH RACE: 1. K P Whirlwind, 2. Billy K, 3. Boonesboro Beauty. LONG SHOT: Info’s Treasure.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Fantastic Day, 2. Fengari, 3. Camps Bay. LONG SHOT: I’m Leaving You.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Big Passion, 2. Caught in a Trappe, 3. Golden Melodie. LONG SHOT: Polar Route.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Kustom for Karl, 2. Bella Vita, 3. Lofty. LONG SHOT: Mean Sophia.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Zorich, 2. Takeo, 3. Big Hoof Dynamite. LONG SHOT: Outright.

Good luck. Stay safe.

Thursday’s Churchill Downs results (Races 6-10)

Top choice winners: 0

Second choice winners: 2 (Bonnet $5.80, seventh race: Quarterback Dak $8.20, 10th)

Third choice winners: 1 (Zero Gravity $26.20, sixth)

Long shot winners: 0

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Jeff Nahill’s Santa Anita opinions for Monday, May 25

FIRST RACE: 1. Galloping Mischief, 2. City Rage, 3. Smiling Angelo. LONG SHOT: All American Hero.

SECOND RACE: 1. Loziovian, 2. Hendavid, 3. Dyn O Mite. LONG SHOT: Foxborough.

THIRD RACE : 1. Streak of Luck, 2. Message, 3. Colonial Creed. LONG SHOT: Angel Alessandra.

FOURTH RACE: 1. Enriched by Deb (best bet), 2. Trouville, 3. Kelani Kim. LONG SHOT: Sapphire Silk.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Oleksandra, 2. Jolie Olimpica, 3. Just Grazed Me. LONG SHOT: Miss Hot Legs.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Howbeit, 2. Ragtime Blues, 3. Scarto. LONG SHOT: Zimba Warrior.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Jamming Eddy, 2. Lemon King, 3. Three Ay Em . LONG SHOT: Big City Bane.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Buyer’s Remorse, 2. Fierce for Sul, 3. Via Angelica. LONG SHOT: With This Vow.

NINTH RACE: 1. Raging Bull, 2. Without Parole, 3. War of Will. LONG SHOT: Next Shares.

10TH RACE: 1. Studly Perfection, 2. Fire When Ready, 3. Impression. LON SHOT: Will Dancer.

11TH RACE: 1. Beautiful Lover, 2. Etoile, 3. Ollie’s Candy. LONG SHOT: Bodhicttia.

Good luck. Stay safe.

Sunday’s Santa Anita results

Top choice winners: 2 (Brickyard Ride $5.80, third race; Camby $8.80, fifth)

Second choice winners: 1 (Zest $5.60, fourth)

Third choice winners: 3 (Madame Barbarian $5.80, second; Red King $11, sixth; Border Town $7, eighth)

Long shot winners: 1 (Unbridled Ethos $6.40, first)

Saturday’s Santa Anita results

Top choice winners: 1 (Silardi $5.80, first race)

Second choice winners: 1 (United $4.40, eighth)

Third choice winners: 1 (Muralist $7.60, second)

Long shot winners: 1 (Tiz Wonderfully $8.80, fourth)

Saturday’s Churchill Downs results (Races 7-11)

Top choice winners: 2 (Sharing $6.60, eighth race; Smooth Like Straight $12.20, 11th)

Second choice winners: 1 (Dunbar Road $3.40, seventh)

Third choice winners: 0

Long shot winners: 0

Friday’s Santa Anita results

Top choice winners: 3 (Diva in Charge $4, fourth race; Hit the Road $14.20, fifth, cold daily double $25; Short of Ez $4.40, sixth, cold daily double $23.60, cold Pick 3 $18.95 for 50 cents)

Second choice winners: 1 (Cheap Cheap Cheap $5.80, third)

Third choice winners: 1 (Goodtingscomeinpick $6.60, fourth)

Long shot winners: 1 (Dorita’s Lemon $10.20, second)

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Jeff Nahill’s Santa Anita opinions for Sunday, May 24

Note: It’s a good thing jockey Irad Ortiz is sticking around today because he will be seeing the stewards after his ride in the featured Whittingham on Saturday. I suspect a three- or five-day suspension is coming his way.

FIRST RACE: 1. Jetovator, 2. Preaching Trainer, 3. A Man’s Man. LONG SHOT: Unbridled Ethos.

SECOND RACE: 1. Incredibly Lucky, 2. Mongolian Window, 3. Madame Barbarian. LONG SHOT: Zillinda.

THIRD RACE: 1. Brickyard Ride (best bet), 2. Foreign Protocol, 3. Promise Nothing. LONG SHOT: Arc Nation.

FOURTH RACE: 1. Nurse Goodbody, 2. Zest, 3. Resarcio. LONG SHOT: Wind and Hope.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Camby, 2. Baby Gronk, 3, Sky Jumper. LONG SHOT: Fellow Citizen.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Go Daddy Go, 2. Fivestar Lynch, 3. Red King. LONG SHOT: Of Good Report.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Bedrock, 2. Most Sandisfactory, 3. Full Draw. LONG SHOT: Beaumont Beaux.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Southern King, 2. Madman, 3. Border Town. LONG SHOT: Mountain Spirit.

NINTH RACE: 1. Caerulean, 2. Brace for Impact, 3. El Diablo Rojo. LONG SHOT: Tallemark.

Good luck. Stay safe.

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Jeff Nahill’s Santa Anita opinions for Saturday, May 23

Note: Either jockey Flavien Prat is going to have a huge day or the combination of trainer John Sadler and jockey Victor Espinoza will. Should be an interesting afternoon.

FIRST RACE: 1. Silardi, 2. Too Late, 3. Tripoli. LONG SHOT: Big Cheddar.

SECOND RACE: 1. Believe Now, 2. Divine Armour, 3. Muralist. LONG SHOT: Future Vision.

THIRD RACE: 1. Distant Vista, 2. Best Chance, 3. Liar Liar. LONG SHOT: The Stiff.

FOURTH RACE: 1. Scarlet Heat, 2. Tiz a Master, 3. Charmingslew. LONG SHOT: Tiz Wonderfully.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Texas Wedge, 2. Cistron, 3. Stubbins. LONG SHOT: Blameitonthelaw.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Real Good Deal, 2. Sybil’s Kitty, 3. Way too Sweet. LONG SHOT: Drop the Mic.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Samurai Charm, 2. Lovely Lilla, 3. Sugar Pickel. LONG SHOT: Vegan.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Rockemperor, 2. United, 3. Desert Stone. LONG SHOT: Multiplier.

NINTH RACE: 1. Dr. Hoffman (best bet), 2. Salah, 3. Vodka Twist. LONG SHOT: Mongolian Wind.

Good luck. Stay safe.

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Jeff Nahill’s Santa Anita opinions for Friday, May 22

FIRST RACE: 1. Ingest, 2. Teton Valley, 3. Intense. LONG SHOT: Dennis Celery.

SECOND RACE: 1. Your Royal Coil, 2. Hot on the Trail, 3. Miss Bennet. LONG SHOT: Dosita’s Lemon.

THIRD RACE: 1. Rosey Sky, 2. Cheap Cheap Cheap, 3. Smiling Annie. LONG SHOT: Swing Thoughts.

FOURTH RACE: 1. Diva in Charge, 2. Manresa, 3. Marci the Great. LONG SHOT: Turkish Angel.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Hit the Road, 2. Proud Pedro, 3. King of Speed. LONG SHOT: Gregoria Chant.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Short of Ez (best bet), 2. Fast Cotton, 3. Jen Go Unchained. LONG SHOT: C Dub.

SEVENTH RACE: Music to My Eras, 2. Mayan Warrior, 3. Sierra Melody. LONG SHOT; All I Can Say.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Canyon Crest, 2. Nolo Contesto, 3. Boogalute. LONG SHOT: Starting Bloc.

NINTH RACE: 1. Rockie Causeway (Also eligible), 2. On Mars, 3. Rose’s Crystal, 4. Goodtingscomeinpink. LONG SHOT: Too Hot for Curlin.

Good luck. Stay Safe.

Thursday’s Gulfstream Park results (Races taken off the turf)

Fifth race: 1. Big Spender $3.60

Seventh: 2. Ray’swarrior $5.40

Ninth: Off the board.

Thursday’s Churchill Downs results

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

Second choice winners: 1 (Frost Or Frippery $3, sixth)

Third choice winners: 0

Long shot winners: 0

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Jeff Nahill’s weekend Santa Anita results

Sunday’s Santa Anita results

Top choice winners: 5 (Querelle $10, first race, cold exacta $19.20, cold trifecta $18.65, cold superfecta $20.90; Bud Knight $4.80, fifth, cold exacta $12.80; Collusion Illusion $7.40, sixth, Daily Double $20.80; Bellafina $3.60, eighth; Harper’s Gallop $8, ninth, Daily Double $21.60)

Second choice winners: 0

Third choice winners: 2 (Love Wins $6.80, second; Lambeau $7.80, 10th)

Long shot winners: 1 (Noor Khan $7.60, fourth)

Saturday’s Santa Anita results

Top choice winners: 3 (Affianced $4.60, third race; Heywoods Beach $6.60, ninth; Sorriso $4.40, 10th, cold exacta $29.20, daily double $16.40)

Second choice winners: 3 (Songofthedesert $13.80, second; Big Sweep $4.20, sixth; Dogtag $7.40, seventh)

Third choice winners: 0

Long shot winners: 1 (Smiling Shirlee $9.60, eighth)

Saturday’s Churchill Downs results (Races 6-11)

Top choice winners: 2 (Sacred Oath $11.40, ninth race, cold exacta $44.40; Four Graces $9.40, 10th, daily double $79.20)

Second choice winners: 1 (Say Moi $5.40, seventh)

Third choice winners: 0

Long shot winners: 0

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Jeff Nahill’s Santa Anita opinions for Sunday, May 17

FIRST RACE: 1. Querelle, 2. Lofty, 3. Shines Her Light. LONG SHOT: Mo Me Mo My.

SECOND RACE: 1. Miz Lola la Dare, 2. Self Isolation, 3. Love Wins. LONG SHOT: Judy With Grace.

THIRD RACE: 1. Mr Paytience, 2. Quick Finish, 3. Afternoon Heat. LONG SHOT: Shuster.

FOURTH RACE: 1. Liberalism, 2. Sweet Regards, 3. Lovely Finish. LONG SHOT: Noor Khan.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Bud Night, 2. Tropical Terror, 3. Fravel. LONG SHOT: Gambini.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Collusion Illusion, 2. Rowayton, 3. St. Joe Bay. LONG SHOT: Pepe Tono.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Madison Parc, 2. Sweet Devil, 3. Classy Ruler. LONG SHOT: Midnight Jamboree.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Bellafina, 2. Fighting Mad, 3. Mother Mother. LONG SHOT: Hang a Star.

NINTH RACE: 1. Harper’s Gallop (best bet), 2. Lucky Ms Jones, 3. Smling Rose. LONG SHOT: Zucchera.

10TH RACE: 1. Kiss Today Goodbye, 2. Winning Element, 3. Lambeau. LONG SHOT: Sash.

Good luck. Stay safe.

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Jeff Nahill’s Santa Anita opinions for Saturday, May 16

Note: Boy, Bob Baffert had his runners ready to go on Friday, huh? Ouch.

FIRST RACE: 1. Sensuous, 2. Royal Aspirations, 3. Ultimate Mystery. LONG SHOT: Brickbat.

SECOND RACE: 1. Tinsel Town Queen, 2. Songofthedesert, 3. Time for Ebby. LONG SHOT: Donut Girl.

THIRD RACE: 1. Affianced (best bet), 2. Navetta, 3. Fierce for Sul. LONG SHOT: Scarlet Lips.

FOURTH RACE: 1. Law Abidin Citizen, 2. Justinian, 3. Multiplier. LONG SHOT: Route Six Six.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Kris’ Wild Kat, 2. Speakerofthehouse, 3. Worthy Turk. LONG SHOT: Taco Waco.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Bettor Trip Nick, 2. Big Sweep, 3. Club Aspen. LONG SHOT: Summer Fire.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Desert Oasis, 2. Dogtag, 3. Strike at Dawn. LONG SHOT: Out of Balance.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Been Studying Her, 2. Bella Vita, 3. Warren’s Showtime. LONG SHOT: Smiling Shirlee.

NINTH RACE: 1. Heywoods Beach, 2. Lemonade Stand, 3. Istanbul. LONG SHOT: Fire Polish.

10TH RACE: 1. Sorriso, 2. Handsome Cat, 3. War Maker. LONG SHOT: With Due Cause.

Good luck. Stay safe.

Friday’s Santa Anita results

Top choice winners: 1 (She’s So Special $8.40, first race)

Second choice winners: 1 (Civil Suit $6.80, seventh)

Third choice winners: x2(Ellie Arroway $10.40, fifth; Duploni $10.80, eighth)

Long shot winners: 1 (Ka’nah $14.40, ninth)

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Jeff Nahill’s Santa Anita opinions for Friday, May 15

FIRST RACE: 1. She’s So Special, 2. Drop the Chalupa, 3. K P Indy. LONG SHOT: Thanks Mr. Edison.

SECOND RACE: 1. Talia, 2. Sweet Honor, 3. Miss Ryleigh. LONG SHOT: Spreckles.

THIRD RACE: 1. Tale of the Union, 2. Galilean, 3. Silken Prince. LONG SHOT: Strictly Biz.

FOURTH RACE: 1. Stick Up, 2. Christmas Pickles, 3. It’s a Riddle. LONG SHOT: Polar Route.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Hollywood Girl, 2. Gypsy Spirit, 3. Ellie Arroway. LONG SHOT: Heathers Grey.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Treasure Hunter, 2. Adens Dream, 3. Black Storm. LONG SHOT: Erotic.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Kayla’s Cowgirl (best bet), 2. Civil Suit, 3. Caught in a Trappe. LONG SHOT: Csaba Momma.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Muchly, 2. Quick, 3. Dupioni. LONG SHOT: Madame Bourbon.

NINTH RACE: 1. Lane Way, 2. Big Mel, 3. American Code. LONG SHOT: Ka’nah.

Good luck. Stay safe.

Thursday’s Gulfstream Park results (Races 5-10)

Top choice winners: 2 (Don’t Get Khozy $6, eighth race; Cookie Cove $4.60, 10th)

Second choice winners: 1 (Maserati Man $4.40, seventh)

Third choice winners: 1 (Pechanga $55.80, sixth)

Long shot winners: 1 (Fifth Title $14.80, fifth)

Thursday’s Golden Gate Fields results (Races 4-9)

Top choice winners: 2 (Real Keeper $6.20, fourth race; Constitutionaffair $4, fifth)

Second choice winners: 0

Third choice winners: 2 (Loretta $21.40, seventh; Why the Long Face $12.60, eighth)

Long shot winners: 0

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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.

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