Horse racing, Santa Anita

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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Horse racing, Santa Anita

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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Churchill Downs, Horse racing, Santa Anita

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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Horse racing, Santa Anita

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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Horse racing, Oaklawn Park

Jeff Nahill’s Oaklawn Park opinions for Saturday, April 4

FIRST RACE: 1. Bubbas Dixie, 2. Gray Sky, 3. Kristi’s Copilot. LONG SHOT: Titochip.

SECOND RACE: 1. Sequence, 2. Biggs, 3. Listen to Rose. LONG SHOT: Gotta Love Ike.

THIRD RACE: 1. Swither’s Shortcut, 2. Platinum Nights, 3. Grab the Munny. LONG SHOT: Feeling It.

FOURTH RACE: 1. Cherokee Miaden, 2. Kizzy B, 3. Ocean Breeze. LONG SHOT: Malibu Marlee.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Drena’s Star (best bet), 2. Full of Run, 3. Leo. LONG SHOT: Rockport Kat.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Metropol, 2. Exultation, 3. Uncle Momo. LONG SHOT: Secret Biscuit.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Maryanorginger, 2. Cardamon, 3. Dulce Ride. LONG SHOT: Super Wonder Girl.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Answer In, 2. Winning Impression, 3. General Trev. LONG SHOT: Fort Knox.

NINTH RACE: 1. Frank’s Rockette, 2. Lexie On the Move, 3. Edgeway. LONG SHOT: Lady Glamour.

10TH RACE: 1. Wild Union, 2. Aztec Empire, 3. On d’Oro. LONG SHOT: White Wolf.

Good luck. Stay safe.

FRIDAY’S OAKLAWN PARK RESULTS

Top choice winners; 3 (Runnin’ Ray $11.40, third race; Tempt Fate $6.20, fifth; Moment $5.60, sixth)

Second choice winners: 0

Third choice winners: 3 (Dukes Up $7.80, fourth; Jewel Third $5.80, seventh; Pirates’s Punch $5.40, eighth)

Long shot winners: 2 (Tentwelvefourteen $53.80, second; Subiaco $13.20, ninth)

THURSDAY’S OAKLAWN PARK RESULTS

Top choice winners; 2 (Cipherin’ Sue $30, third race; Caribbean $10.40, fifth)

Second choice winners: 1 (Rockshaw $9.40, seventh)

Third choice winners: 2 (Savedbyanangel $4.60, sixth; Pete’s Play Call $5.20, ninth)

Long shot winners: 0

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