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Jeff Nahill’s Santa Anita opinions for Friday, Jan. 15 (updated)

FIRST RACE: 1. Amiko Chow, 2. Acoustic Shawdow, 3. Lookin So Lucky. LONG SHOT: Let’s Go Now.

SECOND RACE: 1. Polar Wind, 2. Alvaaro, 3. Signofthecross. LONG SHOT: Stackin Silver. 

THIRD RACE: 1. Luvluv (best bet), 2. Lil Richards Bello, 3. Fat Stacks. LONG SHOT: Fly Buddy Fly (SCRATCHED), New pick: Squared Straight.

FOURTH RACE: 1. Concert Tour, 2. Hozier, 3. Mr. Impossible. LONG SHOT: Space Odessey (scratched) NEW PICK: Sensemaker.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Posit, 2. Savvy Gal, 3. Mischiffie. LONG SHOT: Devils Dance.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Keep Dancing, 2. Our Bonnie Lass, 3. Naansense. LONG SHOT: Blazinonbayou.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Tiz Plus, 2. Sombeyay, 3. Ohio. LONG SHOT: The Black Album.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Will Dancer, 2. Blame It On Kitty, 3. Maxinamillion. LONG SHOT: 1. Gryffindor.

Good luck. Stay safe.

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Jeff Nahill’s Santa Anita results

SUNDAY
Top choice winners: 1 (Hotitude $5.80, second race, exacta $15, trifecta box $35.40)
Second choice winners: 1 (Golden $5.60, first, reverse exacta $11.80, trifecta box $32.20, superfecta box $102.70)
Third choice winners: 2 (Aqua Seaform Shame $9.60, fifth; Qahira $5, eighth, exacta box $16)
Long shot winners: 2 (Posterize $14, sixth; Five Pics Please $60.40, ninth, exacta box $453.80, trifecta box $2743.20)

SATURDAY
Top choice winners: 3 (Anna Fantastic $3.60, second race; Star of Africa $8.60, fifth; Great Power $5.60, 10th)
Second choice winners: 2 (Comradery $14.40, first; Earl Rock $5.60, seventh)
Third choice winners: 1 (Rose’s Crystal $3.80, third)
Long shot winners: 2 (Sanenus $17, eighth; Charmaine’s Mia $35.40, ninth, exacta box $116, trifecta box $320.40)

FRIDAY
Top choice winners: 2 (Mac Daddy Too $20, fifth; Border Town $10.60, seventh)
Second choice winners: 3 (That Corey $6.20, third, exacta box $22.60, trifecta box $74.10, superfecta box $659.40; Moraz $9.80, fourth, exacta box $78; Fly to Mar $5.20,, ninth)
Third choice winners: 0
Long shot winners: 0

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Jeff Nahill’s Santa Anita opinions for Sunday, Jan. 10

FIRST RACE: 1. Ivy Leafue, 2. Golden, 3. Focaccina. LONG SHOT: Lisette.

SECOND RACE: 1. Hottitude, 2. Gidgetta, 3. Miss Fia. LONG SHOT: Adorably Sweet.

THIRD RACE: 1. Lady Mystify, 2. Donna Bella, 3. Class Reunion. LONG SHOT: Midnight Diva.

FOURTH RACE: 1. N. K. Rocket Man, 2. K P D Day, 3. Full Draw. LONG SHOT: Chosen Moon.

FIFTH RACE: 1. An Eddie Surprise (best bet), 2. Heathers Grey, 3. Aqua Seaform Shame. LONG SHOT: Gypsy Blu.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Captain Scotty, 2. Italiano, 3. Self Taught. LONG SHOT: Posterize.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Colombian Gold, 2. Too Much Heaven, 3. Lakerball. LONG SHOT: Hurley.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Mo See Cal, 2. Amuse, 3. Qahira. LONG SHOT: Dynasty of Her Own.

NINTH RACE: 1. Nimbostratus, 2. Miss Dracarys, 3. Plum Sexy. LONG SHot: Five Pics Please.

Good luck. Stay safe.

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Jeff Nahill’s Santa Anita opinions for Saturday, Jan. 9

FIRST RACE: 1. Gregdar, 2. Comradery, 3. Lane Way. LONG SHOT: Liberal.

SECOND RACE: 1. Anna Fantastic, 2. Cheap Cheap Cheap, 3. No Cover Charge. LONG SHOT: She’s a Dime.

THIRD RACE: 1. Slew South, 2. Starship Sky, 3. Rose’s Crystal. LONG SHOT: Win Like Coach P.

FOURTH RACE: 1. Wicks and Chappies, 2. A J Rock, 3. Majestic Mountain. LONG SHOT: Haute Time.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Star of Africa (best bet), 2. Zucchera, 3. Invincibella. LONG SHOT: Cowboys Daughter.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Theluteismine, 2. Ben’s a Goalie, 3. Real Easy Two Four. LONG SHOT: Funkenstein.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Airman, 2. Earls Rock, 3. North Pole. LONG SHOT: Achilleus. 

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Hard Not to Love, 2. Fighting Mad, 3. Proud Emma. LONG SHOT: Sanenus.

NINTH RACE: 1. Superstition, 2. Oleksandra, 3. Jolie Olimpica. LONG SHOT: Charmaine’s Mia.

10TH RACE: 1. Great Power, 2. Astrologer, 3. Defense Wins. LONG SHOT: Dapper.

Good luck. Stay safe.

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Jeff Nahill’s Santa Anita opinions for Friday, Jan. 8

FIRST RACE: 1. Big Talker (best bet), 2. Circleofchampions, 3. Blue Star. LONG SHOT: Whiskey Vision.

SECOND RACE: 1. Plum Wild, 2. Enriched by Deb, 3. Happy Trails. LONG SHOT: Pasito.

THIRD RACE: 1. Big Frank Da Tank, 2. That Corey, 3. Hail Freedom. LONG SHOT: Bukayo.

FOURTH RACE: 1. Sweetest Angel, 2. Moraz, 3. Peachtree Road. LONG SHOT: A Real Hero.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Mac Daddy Too, 2. Superman Shaq, 3. Minsky. LONG SHOT: Teton Valley.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Billy K, 2. Wandering Patrol, 3. Sherlinda. LONG SHOT: All Tea All Shade.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Border Town, 2. Salvator Mundi, 3. Murad Khan. LONG SHOT: Fivestar Lynch.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Unbroken Star, 2. Zestful, 3. Two Thirty Five. LONG SHOT: Truth Seeker.

NINTH RACE: 1. Mithqaal (also eligible), 2. Worthy Turk, 3. Fly to Mars, 4. Foray. LONG SHOT: Camino de Estrella.

Good luck. Stay safe.

SUNDAY’S RESULTS
Top choice winners: 1 (Kalypso $3.80, eighth race)
Second choice winners: 2 (Offshore Affair $10.20, first, exacta box $48.40; England’s Rose $5.80, seventh, reverse exacta $28.40)
Third choice winners: 2 (Pharoah’s Heart $8.60, second, exacta box $18.40, trifecta box $31.20; Vegas Kitten $7.40, third, exacta box $26.80, trifecta box $27.80, superfecta box $82.40)
Long shot winners: 0

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Jeff Nahill’s Santa Anita opinions for Sunday, Jan. 3

FIRST RACE: 1. Big City Bane, 2. Offshore Affair, 3. Clayton Delaney. LONG SHOT: Kakistocracy.

SECOND RACE: 1. Bye Bye Miss Pie, 2. Little Rachel, 3. Pharoah’s Heart. LONG SHOT: Miss Mo’ Licious.

THIRD RACE: 1. Shadow Sphinx, 2. Maestro Dearte, 3. Vegas Kitten. LONG SHOT: Seeking Refuge.

FOURTH RACE: 1. Camby, 2. Short of Ez, 3. Shane Zain. LONG SHOT: Flip the Coin Jan.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Sabinos Pride, 2. Jen’s Battle, 3. A G Indy. LONG SHOT: Equal Measure.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Santos to Wilson, 2. Du Jour, 3. Editor in Chief. LONG SHOT: Allaboutthemoney.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Disappearing Act, 2. England’s Rose, 3. Wind and Hope. LONG SHOT: Acoustic Shadow.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Kalypso, 2. Vrada, 3. Exotic West. LONG SHOT: Brilliant Cut.

NINTH RACE: 1. Quiet Secretary (best bet), 2. Althea Gibson, 3. Miss Lucy. LONG SHOT: All Quality.

Good luck. Stay safe.

SATURDAY’S RESULTS
Top choice winners: 5 (Tizhotndusty $7.40, second race, exacta box $21, trifecta box $15.90; Claro Que Si $5.80, fourth, exacta box $26, trifecta box $35; Majestic Steps $18.80, fifth, cold daily double $57.60; Tizamagician $10.60, sixth, cold Pick 3 $151.50, cold daily double $144, exacta box $32.60; Life Is Good $2.40, eighth, exacta box $7.60, trifecta box $13.40
Second choice winners: 0
Third choice winners: 3 (Freedom Flyer $7, third, exacta box $79.80, trifecta box $259.40; Anothertwistafate $7.60, seventh; Ghoul $19.60, ninth)
Long shot winners: 0

FRIDAY’S RESULTS
Top choice winners: 2 (Paige Runner $6.40, second race, cold exacta $11.20, cold trifecta $18.60, cold superfecta $16.50; Translate $3.40, third, cold daily double $12, exacta box $12.20, trifecta box $17.10, superfecta box $45.70)
Second choice winners: 0
Third choice winners: 1 (Goalie $10.60, first, exacta box $53, trifecta box $192, superfecta box $614.50)
Long shot winners: 1 (Destiny’s Journey $11, fourth, exacta box $120.80, trifecta box $164.10) 

THURSDAY’S RESULTS
Top choice winners: 2 (Mariah Girl $8.40, second race; exacta box $25; Quattroelle $8.20, seventh, cold exacta $22.80)
Second choice winners: 0
Third choice winners: 2 (Kneedeepinsnow $3.20, sixth, exacta box $6.40, trifecta box $13.20, superfecta box $61; Satchel de Ritches $10.20, eighth, exacta box $93.40)
Long shot winners: 2 (Oscar Nod $24.80, fourth; St Helena $31, fifth, exacta box $100.60, trifecta box $252.50)

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Jeff Nahill’s Santa Anita opinions for Saturday, Jan. 3

FIRST RACE: 1. Mulholland Highway, 2. Uncle Ray, 3. On Easy Street. LONG SHOT: Waraire.

SECOND RACE: 1. Tizhotndusty, 2. Popular Kid, 3. Coalinga Road. LONG SHOT: Crooked Finger Ray.

THIRD RACE: 1. Hyland Haven, 2. Shvere Arbeter, 3. Freedom Flyer. LONG SHOT: Judy With Grace.

FOURTH RACE: 1. Ciaro Que Si, 2. Raneem, 3. Little Miss Ellie. LONG SHOT: Flat Out Joy.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Majestic Steps, 2. K P Kan Do, 3. Avisse. LONG SHOT: Tiergarten.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Tizamagician, 2. Ekklesia, 3. Paladar. LONG SHOT: Shooters Shoot.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Bowies Hero, 2. Count Again, 3. Anothertwistafate. LONG SHOT: Multiplier.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Life Is Good, 2. Parnelli, 3. Medina Spirit. LONG SHOT: Waspirant.

NINTH RACE: 1. Mesut (best bet), 2. El Tigre Terrible, 3. Ghoul. LONG SHOT: Prodigal Son.

Good luck. Stay safe.

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Jeff Nahill’s Santa Anita opinions for Friday, Jan. 1 (Updated with scratches)

FIRST RACE: 1. Three Ay Em, 2. Lure Him In, 3. Goalie. LONG SHOT: Ronamo (SCRATCHED) new pick: Rustic Canyon.

SECOND RACE: 1. Imperial Creed (SCARTCHED) new pick: Paige Runner, 2. Noble Contessa, 3. Meso. LONG SHOT: Don’t Stop Lookin.

THIRD RACE: `1. Translate, 2. Sweet Devil, 3. Irish Aura. LONG SHOT: Nurse Goodbody.

FOURTH RACE: 1. Mongolain Window, 2. Eternal Endeavour, 3. Lulumaru. LONG SHOT: Destiny’s Journey.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Midnight Mystery, 2. Tiz Vicious, 3. Follow the Lute. LONG SHOT: Candy Fury.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Scary Fast Smile, 2. Queen’s Code, 3. Star Racer. LONG SHOT: The Little H Man.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Chaos Theory, 2. Wildman Jack, 3. Texas Wedge. LONG SHOT: P R Radio Star.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Eel Point, 2. Gate Speed, 3. Dark Prince. LONG SHOT: Union Dance.

NINTH RACE: 1. Gregory’s Pride (best bet), 2. Amanofmystatue, 3. Got Curly. LONG SHOT: Harbored Memories.

Good luck. Stay safe.

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Jeff Nahill’s Santa Anita opinions for Thursday, Dec. 31 (Updated)

FIRST RACE: 1. Sweet Rafaela, 2. Sofi’s Gold (SCRATCHED) new pick: Midnight Sunrise, 3. Navy Queen. LONG SHOT: Shylock Eddie.

SECOND RACE: 1. Mariah Girl, 2. True Mischief, 3. Midnight Jamboree. LONG SHOT: Samandah.

THIRD RACE: 1. Antithetical, 2. I’m Leaving You, 3. Talking. LONG SHOT: Dreamer’s Reality.

FOURTH RACE: 1. You’re All Talk, 2. Varoma, 3. Misericors. LONG SHOT: Oscar Nod.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Agata (best bet), 2. Warrens Candy Girl, 3. Miss Ever Ready. LONG SHOT: St Helena.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Parsimony, 2. Shashashakemeup (SCRATCHED) new pick: California Street, 3. Kneedeepinsnow. LONG SHOT: King of Speed.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Quattroelle, 2. Javanica, 3. Pizzazz. LONG SHOT: Absolute Scenes.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Carte Blanche, 2. Old Indian Trick, 3. Alcools (SCRATCHED) new pick: Satchel de Ritches. LONG SHOT: Cause and Effect.

NINTH RACE: 1. Cosmo, 2. Disco Ball, 3. Absolute Unit. LONG SHOT: McWherter.

Good luck. Stay safe.

SUNDAY’S RESULTS
Top choice winners: 1 (Octopus $3.60, sixth race, cold exacta $13.20)
Second choice winners: 4 (Mastering $4.20, second, exacta box $6.20, trifecta box $11; Honos Man $4, fifth; Jetovator $7.80, seventh; The Chosen Vron $6, eighth, exacta box $20.20, trifecta box $35.50, superfecta box $166.70)
Third choice winners: 1 (Love My Jimmy $5.40, fourth, exacta box $23, trifecta box $43.40)
Long shot winners: 1 (Cathkin Peak $10.40, third)

SATURDAY’S RESULTS
Top choice winners: 3 (Avenue de France $14.20, first race; Smooth Like Strait $3.60, fourth, exacta box $24, trifecta box $39.50, superfecta box $134.90; Duopoly $14, ninth)
Second choice winners: 1 (Charlatan $5.20, 10th, exacta box $42.80)
Third choice winners: 4 (Wipe the Slate $7.40, second, exacta box $18.60; Alvaaro $10.20, third, exacta box $35.40, trifecta box $64.55; Warren’s Memorable $8.40, fifth; Nasty $15.80, 11th, exacta box $75.20)
Long shot winners: 0

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Jeff Nahill’s Santa Anita opinions for Sunday, Dec. 27

FIRST RACE: 1. Scarlet Heat, 2. Kleen Karma, 3. New Heat. LONG SHOT: Eddie’s Sister.

SECOND RACE: 1. Miongolian Kingdom, 2. Mastering, 3. Exaulted. LONG SHOT: Direct Line.

THIRD RACE: 1. Party Game, 2. Ebeko, 3. Big Fish. LONG SHOT: Cathkin Peak.

FOURTH RACE: 1. Bolu, 2. Cashlings, 3. Love My Jimmy. LONG SHOT: Alexander’s Dream.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Armour Plate, 2. Honos Man, 3. Turn the Switch. LONG SHOT: Palace Prince.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Octopus, 2. Leprino, 3. Lolo Paniolo. LONG SHOT: Nonno’s Polaris.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Mr. Brownstone (best bet), 2. Jetovator, 3. Master Ryan. LONG SHOT: Zipper Mischief.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Warrens Candy Man, 2. The Chosen Vron, 3. Big Story. LONG SHOT: Hail Freedom.

NINTH RACE: 1. Miss Teheran, 2. Ridefortrhecause, 3. Zee Drop. LONG SHOT: Meal Ticket.

10TH RACE: 1. Pepe Tono, 2. Impression, 3. Wilshire Dude. LONG SHOT: King Eddie.

Good luck. Stay safe.

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