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.

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

Fair Grounds, Horse racing

Fair Grounds stakes opinions for Saturday, March 21 (Races 8-12)

EIGHTH RACE: 1. She’sonthewarpath, 2. Altea, 3. Strike My Fancy. LONG SHOT: Joy Nidera.

NINTH RACE: 1. By My Standards, 2. Silver Dust, 3. Gun It. LONG SHOT: Tenfold.

10TH RACE: 1. Rockemperor (best bet), 2. Dot Matrix, 3. Channel Maker. LONG SHOT: Factor This.

11TH RACE: 1. Antoinette, 2. Finite, 3. Bonny South. LONG SHOT: Stop Shoppin Tammy.

12TH RACE: 1. Wells Bayou, 2. Portos, 3. Enforceable. LONG SHOT: Lynn’s Map.

Good luck. Stay safe.


Top choice winners: 1 (Mia Mischief $3, eighth)

Second choice winners: 1 (Auction Fever $5.40, first)

Third choice winners: 2 (A-Gold Backed $4, third; Dena’s Bold Move $8.60, fourth)

Long shot winners: 2 (Dutch Treat (10-1 ml) $5.60, second; Arrival (10-1 ml) $9, seventh)

Horse racing, Oaklawn Park

Oaklawn Park opinions for Friday, March 20

Note: I’m not handicapping Santa Anita today, First, the weather forecast called for showers so I think the turf races will come off and second after the Gov.’s order Thursday night, I’m not sure TSG will race. Heck, I’m not sure any track will go on. Stay home and stay safe.

FIRST RACE: 1. Mandy, 2. Auction Fever, 3. First Empress. LONG SHOT: Agave Queen.

SECOND RACE: 1. Not Orbinary, 2. Divine Dharma, 3. Luna Fortis. LONG SHOT: Dutch Treat.

THIRD RACE: 1. Colombard, 2. Consumerconfidence, 3. Power Song. LONG SHOT: Darren’s Fortune.

FOURTH RACE: 1. Sailaway and Hide, 2. Will B Late, 3. Dena’s Bold Move. LONG SHOT: Sing a Song Too.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Cosmologist, 2. Lighthawk, 3. Lionite. LONG SHOT: Nice Work.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Candy My Boy, 2. Hinton, 3. Roar of the Lion. LONG SHOT: Tizpure.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Operation Stevie, 2. Hawaakom, 3. Malibu Pro. LONG SHOT: Arrival.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Mia Mischief (best bet), 2. Shanghai Tariff, 3. Estilo Femenino. LONG SHOT: Istan Council.

NINTH RACE: 1. Aztec Empire, 2. Copper King, 3. Lookin High. LONG SHOT: Secular Stagnation.

Good luck.


Top choice winners: 2 (Adheretome $7, third race; Hamazing Vision $8, fourth)

Second choice winners: 2 (Final Form $5.60, first; My Sixth Sense $4.80, eighth)

Third choice winners: 2 (Lil Red Vette $14.20, fifth; Wild Dez $9.40, ninth)

Long shot winners: 2 (Six Fire $29.20, second; Franknjymme $7.20, seventh)


Top choice winners: 3 (Highwaytwentyseven $3, second race; Princess Livia $4.40, fifth; Danville $5.60, sixth)

Second choice winners: 2 (R D Have Faith $9.40, third; High Threshold $15, eighth)

Third choice winners: 0

Long shot winners: 0 (Yabba Dabba Dude $6.20, seventh)

Horse racing, Oaklawn Park

Oaklawn Park opinions for Thursday, March 19

FIRST RACE: 1. Lippy, 2. Final Form, 3. Ransomed. LONG SHOT: Shaharazed.

SECOND RACE: 1. Dehydration, 2. Unsweet Tea, 3. Alena Marie. LONG SHOT: Six Fire.

THIRD RACE: 1. Adheretome, 2. Dichotomy, 3. Hoptown Honey, LONG SHOT: Sophie’s Angel.

FOURTH RACE: 1. Hamazing Vision, 2. I Am, 3. Whenthedovescry. LONG SHOT: Promising Shoes.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Adhwaa, 2. Collude, 3. Lil Red Vette. LONG SHOT: Javistha.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Coal Truth and Leroy, 2.Kowboy Karma, 3. Sevier. LONG SHOT: Top Brass.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Comedian, 2. Aqwaam and Starship Zeus, 3. Proverb. LONG SHOT: Franknjymme.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Rotation (best bet), 2. My Sixth Sense, 3. Home Run Trick. LONG SHOT: Drifting West.

NINTH RACE: 1. Wish for Candy, 2. Luck’s Good Girl, 3. Wild Dez. LONG SHOT: Hale’s Angel.

Good luck.

Horse racing, Oaklawn Park, Santa Anita

Santa Anita recent results (plus Oaklawn Park)


Top choice winners: 0

Second choice winners: 1 (Shooters Shoot $12.40, first race)

Third choice winners: 2 (Kristie’s Tiger $8.60, fourth; Midnight Garden $9.40, fifth)

Long shot winners: 1 (Baltimore Beecho $8.40, third)


Top choice winners: 2 (Big Sweep $4, third race; Charlatan $2.60, sixth)

Second choice winners: 2 (Kadesh $5.80, fourth; Adorably Sweet $9.80, fifth)

Third choice winners: 0

Long shot winners: 0


Top choice winners: 0

Second choice winners: 1 (Nadal $3.80, 10th)

Third choice winners: 1 (Serengeti Express $5.80, ninth)

Long shot winners: 0

Sorry not a lot of great days. As you all know, a lot of stuff going on.

Horse racing, Oaklawn Park

Oaklawn Park opinions for Saturday, March 14 (Races 7-11)

Note: Track is expected to be very wet.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Curate, 2. Silver Ride, 3. Nifty. LONG SHOT: Ruler of the Nile.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Pioneer Spirit, 2. Snapper Sinclair, 3. Bankit. LONG SHOT: Guest Suite (3-for-3 on a wet track)

NINTH RACE: 1. Mylady Curlin, 2. Lady Apple, 3. Serengeti Empress. LONG SHOT: Awe Emma.

10TH RACE: 1. American Therorem, 2. Nadal, 3. Silver Prospector. LONG SHOT: No Parole.

11TH RACE: 1. Leggs Galore (best bet), 2. Cynical Girl, 3. Lucky Betty. LONG SHOT: French Cafe.

Good luck.

Horse racing, Oaklawn Park

Oaklawn Park opinions for Thursday, March 5

FIRST RACE: 1. Portion, 2. Willow Moon, 3. Flora Grove. LONG SHOT: Warm Beauty.

SECOND RACE: 1. Ronamo, 2. First Citizen, 3. Lido Legacy. LONG SHOT: Agitator.

THIRD RACE: 1. Italian Justice, 2. Fiesta in Vegas, 3. Settle It. LONG SHOT: Hush Y’al.

FOURTH RACE: 1. Laneys Love, 2. Millie’s an Angel, 3. Lynne T. LONG SHOT: Be Done With It.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Staythirstymyamigo, 2. Heart’s Passion, 3. Louise the Laser. LONG SHOT: Anita Marie.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Moonlight Train, 2. Road Test, 3. Cowgirl Callie. LONG SHOT: Lady Cleopatra.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Onaway, 2. Shanghai’s Dream, 3. The Great Dansky. LONG SHOT: Jealous Eyes.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Star of Kodiak, 2. Strike That, 3. Jungle Warfare. LONG SHOT: Naughty Alfred.

NINTH RACE: 1. Parade Field (best bet), 2. Starring John Wain, 3. Mutineer. LONG SHOT: Botero.

Good luck.


Top choice winners: 2 (Flashy Patch $17.60, second race; Bravely Bold $7.60, seventh)

Second choice winners: 2 (Itsherluckyday $6, first; Eve On the Finish $4.80, third)

Third choice winners: 1 (Embattled $7, sixth)

Long shot winners: 3 (Ox Trot $15.40, fifth; Igottawhiteface $19, eighth; Chaos Kid $7.60, ninth)

Horse racing, Santa Anita

Santa Anita opinions for Friday, Feb. 28

FIRST RACE: 1. T Bones Trick, 2. Mongolian Legend, 3. Irish Spirit. LONG SHOT: Tyrannical Rex.

SECOND RACE: 1. Classy Atlantic, 2. Point Hope, 3. Untouched Elegance. LONG SHOT: Wishful.

THIRD RACE: 1. Malibu Cat, 2. Raneem, 3. Enchanting Moon. LONG SHOT: Pammi Dearest.

FOURTH RACE: 1. Will Dancer, 2. Indy Jones, 3. Gorky Park. LONG SHOT: R B Eye.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Capital Call (best bet), 2. Border Town, 3. Commanding Chief. LONG SHOT: On Easy Street.

SIXTH RACE: 1. It’s a Riddle, 2. Winning Bells, 3. Swingn It. LONG SHOT: Caught in a Trappe.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Restless Rambler, 2. Truth Seeker, 3. Kazan. LONG SHOT: Midnight Swap.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Perfect Affection, 2. Seizetheday Rexy, 3. World O Luck. LONG SHOT: Risk Calculated.

Good luck.


Top choice winners: 2 (Sirenic $10, second race; Portal Creek $5.60, third)

Second choice winners: 3 (War Veteran $8.20, fifth; Always $21, sixth; Fra Mauro $8.40, seventh)

Third choice winners: 1 (Rockin Ready $6, eighth)

Long shot winners: 1 (All West $10.80, fourth)