Horse racing, Tampa Bay Downs

Jeff Nahill’s Tampa Bay Downs opinions for Wednesday, May 20

FIRST RACE: 1. The Kahn, 2. Karma King, 3. Gran Greyfrost. LONG SHOT: Browns Gap.

SECOND RACE: 1. High Five Cotton, 2. One Lucky Step, 3. Mr. Kisses. LONG SHOT: Fran’s Salsa.

THIRD RACE: 1. Cask (best bet), 2. Analyzeyourvision, 3. Hex. LONG SHOT: Sorcier.
I know these are cheap horses but can someone explain to me how the top two turf jockeys on the circuit (Antonio Gallardo and Daniel Centeno) don’t have mounts in this race?

FOURTH RACE: 1. Panthalassa, 2. Sense a Million, 3. Loopy. LONG SHOT: Donachitu.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Relishment, 2. How the Boat, 3. Travel Agent. LONG SHOT: Yei Yei.

SIXTH RACE: 1. My Cowboy, 2. D’craziness, 3. No Cents Left. LONG SHOT: Rough Night.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Upper Chartize Ds, 2. Maidu, 3. Mi Tia Regis. LONG SHOT: Foot Rub Love.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Silvery Enough, 2. Tomato Bill, 3. Zaino Boyz. LONG SHOT: Baby Boomer.

NINTH RACE: 1. Moro Drama, 2. Jangada, 3. Drill Bit. LONG SHOT: Puerto Varas.

Good luck. Stay safe.

Horse racing, Tampa Bay Downs

Jeff Nahill’s Tampa Bay Downs opinions for Wednesday, May 13

FIRST RACE: 1. Tiz Samurai, 2. Game Day Drama, 3. Completely Bonkers. LONG SHOT: Nauti Buoy.

SECOND RACE: 1. Feisty Chi Chi, 2. R Kiss Em Goodbye, 3. Golden Note. LONG SHOT: Tink.

THIRD RACE: 1. Tiznoise, 2. Imaginary Friend, 3. Nagini. LONG SHOT: Passionfortreasure.

FOURTH RACE: 1. Falkirk (best bet), 2. Onward, 3. Branco Maria. LONG SHOT: Detective.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Langue Liee, 2. Wildcat Merry, 3. Broken English. LONG SHOT: Premier Justice.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Esor, 2. Newyork Giant, 3. King Shawn. LONG SHOT: Exclusive Donald.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Classy of Course, 2. Classy Lynn, 3. Sundrenched. LONG SHOT: Lady Brexit.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Credit Cycle, 2. Bueno Bueno Bueno, 3. Fortlite. LONG SHOT: Zechariah.

NINTH RACE: 1. Uncork the Bottle, 2. Matty’s Express, 3. Valiant Virtue. LONG SHOT: Danceronthebeach.

Good luck. Stay safe.

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

Top choice winners: 1 (Trev $6.40, seventh race COLD EXACTA $47.60, COLD QUINELLA $19.80)

Second choice winners: 1 (All Around $23, 10th)

Third choice winners: 3 (La Tres Jolie ($10, fifth; Fortune Cookie $8.60, eighth; Where Paradise La $7.60, ninth)

Long shot winners: 0

Horse racing, Tampa Bay Downs

Jeff Nahill’s Tampa Bay Downs opinions for Wednesday, May 6

FIRST RACE: 1.Donnie Brasco, 2. Prison Padre, 3. Dig In. LONG SHOT: Temple Mount.

SECOND RACE: 1. Wowza Man, 2. Just Shoot Already, 3. Happy Guy. LONG SHOT: Mister Mister.

THIRD RACE: 1. Old Fort, 2. Rionero, 3. Lastfortinofamily. LONG SHOT: Gimmeabreak.

FOURTH RACE: 1. Judy’s Way, 2. Hopefyul Growth, 3. Gogo Shoes. LONG SHOT: Good Credence.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Flighty Almighty, 2. Fashion’s Star, 3. Stormy D. LONG SHOT: Sweetly Maid.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Circle Away, 2. Cpl. Dionicio, 3. What a Hoot. LONG SHOT: oSVALDO.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Dynaform, 2. Violator, 3. High Heater. LONG SHOT: High Threshold.
If this race comes off the turf, No. 2 Tapage would be the top choice.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Big Dreaming, 2. U S Army Corps, 3. Talako. KLONG SHOT: Food and Wine.
In No. 11 Juror (3-1) draws into the race, the first timer from the Chad Brown barn would be the top choice.

Good luck. Stay safe.

Saturday’s Oaklawn Park results

Top choice winners: 1 (Charlatan $2.80, 11th race)

Second choice winners: 6 (Bank $5, fourth; Endorsed $6.80, fifth; Hunt the Front $7, sixth; Gamine $3.20, seventh; Rushie $8, 10th; Nadal $3.80, 13th)

Third choice winners: 1 (Timely Tradition $4.80, first)

Long shot winners: 2 (Reef’s Destiny $69.80, third; Take Charge d’Oro $39.60, 14th)

Horse racing, Tampa Bay Downs

Jeff Nahill’s Tampa Bay Downs opinions for Wednesday, April 29

FIRST RACE: 1. Jaiden’s Best, 2. The Great Loudini. LONG SHOT: Tale of a Song.

SECOND RACE: 1. Accessible, 2. Burning Bright, 3. Mr. Quality. LONG SHOT: Carl G.

THIRD RACE: 1. Wish Upon (best bet), 2. Passing Out, 3. Red Curls. LONG SHOT: Distinctive Flower.

FOURTH RACE: 1. Shakem N Breakem, 2. Kalu, 3. Gilded Drama. LONG SHOT: Mikado.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Cadet Connelly, 2. Mr. Kringle, 3. Tabled. LONG SHOT: Amends.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Premier Justice, 2. And I Know, 3. Sharpertahnme. LONG SHOT: Victim.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Uhtred, 2. Last Promise, 3. North Dakota. LONG SHOT: Jack the Cat.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Never Forget, 2. Stolen Holiday, 3. Curly Wurly. LONG SHOT: Tilsa.

Good luck. Stay safe.


Top choice winners: 1 (Mia Mischief $5, 10th race)

Second choice winners: 0

Third choice winners: 3 (Jungle Warfare $10.60, seventh; Sneaking Out $5, eighth; Long Weekend $6.20, ninth)

Long shot winners: 0

Horse racing, Tampa Bay Downs

Jeff Nahill’s Tampa Bay Downs opinions for Wednesday, April 22

Note: Tampa announced on Tuesday that today’s second and fourth races would be taken off the turf. I have elected not to handicap those races because I don’t know who is running.

FIRST RACE: 1. Big Rig, 2. The Kahn, 3. Osvaldo. LONG SHOT: Forecaster.

SECOND RACE: No picks.

THIRD RACE: 1. Rattlesnakerose, 2. Lil B Quick, 3. Super Twenty Five. LONG SHOT: Drinks On Maggie.


FIFTH RACE: 1. Highland Park Hero, 2. Etzabe’s On Board, 3. Legacy Azteca. LONG SHOT: Strate Remark.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Crown of Joy, 2. Racinrosemary, 3. Durven. LONG SHOT: Eyerish Inspired.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Sense of Justice (best bet), 2. Blame the Cake, 3. Creed. LONG SHOT: Captain Billy Roy.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Cliffy, 2. Sea Lover, 3. Summer Assault. LONG SHOT: River Hawk.

Good luck. Stay safe.

Horse racing, Tampa Bay Downs

Jeff Nahill’s Tampa Bay Downs opinions for Wednesday, April 15

FIRST RACE: 1. Little Natalia, 2. Explosive Package, 3. She’s a Fair Catch. LONG SHOT: Mi Tia Regis.

SECOND RACE: 1. My Éclair (best bet), 2. Charliecando, 3. K’s Funhouse. LONG SHOT: The Connector.

THIRD RACE: 1. Blazing Brooke, 2. Lady Love, 3. Blue Chicory. LONG SHOT: Pleasant Buffy.

FOURTH RACE: 1. Analyzeyourvision, 2. Overpraise, 3. Milburn. LONG SHOT: American Driven.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Puerto Veras, 2. Federate, 3. Large. LONG SHOT: Bahamian Star.

SIXTH RACE: 1. I’m That Bird, 2. Sudden Light, 3. Big Angel. LONG SHOT: Mia Angelina.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Devil’s Rule, 2. Absalom, 3. Relishment. LONG SHOT: Rock the Park.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Strict Vow, 2. Strong Gem, 3. Syzygy. LONG SHOT: My Little Rosy.

Good luck. Stay safe.

Horse racing, Tampa Bay Downs

Jeff Nahill’s Tampa Bay Downs for Wednesday, April 8

FIRST RACE: 1. The Khan, 2. Segismundo, 3. What a Hoot. LONG SHOT: Upper Crown.

SECOND RACE: 1. V K Legscy, 2. Jost Dreamy, 3. All American Jewel. LONG SHOT: Lilys From Paris.

THIRD RACE: 1. Diamond News, 2. Tipsy Again, 3. R Lovely Julz. LONG SHOT: Romantic Gizmo.

FOURTH RACE: 1. Noble Intentions, 2. Finest Jewel, 3. Bizness Beauty. LONG SHOT: Premium Motion.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Katie Faloons, 2. Goneasagirlcanget, 3. Langue Liee. LONG SHOT: Upper Charlize Ds.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Barrel of Destiny (best bet), 2. Itsagimme’s Girl, 3. Monkey Mind. LONG SHOT: Better Yet.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Amelia’s Wild Ride, 2. Soliatary Jack, 3. The Great Loudini. LONG SHOT: Sterling General.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Twirling Star, 2. Clear as Day, 3. Gaelic Gold. LONG SHOT: Screen Image.

Good luck. Stay safe.


Top choice winners: 1 (Drena’s Star $3.20, fifth race)

Second choice winners: 2 (Gray Sky $10.40, first; Cardamon $20.40, seventh)

Third choice winners: 2 (Listen to Rose $11.60, second; Grab the Munny $13.80, third)

Long shot winners: 0

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.

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.