• Untapable heads a field of nine in the $1 million Cotillion. Posted 2 days ago
  • California Chrome draws the rail for the Pennsylvania Derby. Posted 2 days ago
  • Sheikhzayedroad scoots up the rail for the Northern Dancer victory! Posted 3 days ago
  • Baltic Baroness wins the Prix Vermeille; Treve a disappointing 4th. Posted 3 days ago
  • Suntracer cashes in the Kentucky Turf Cup! Posted 4 days ago
  • Conquest Typhoon much the best in the Summer! Posted 4 days ago
  • Ball Dancing beats her stablemate to the wire in the Sands Point! Posted 4 days ago
  • 1st time Lasix and the U.S., Annecdote romps in the Noble Damsel! Posted 4 days ago
  • Conquest Harlanate rolls late in the Natalma! Posted 4 days ago
  • There will be a carryover of $59,132 when racing resumes Saturday at Los Alamitos.Posted 4 days ago

Equinometry 101

HRN Original Blog:
Equinometry 101
Posted Monday, May 12, 2014
California Chrome will be odds on in the Preakness but a few long shots look capable of spoiling his quest for the Triple Crown.
Posted Friday, April 25, 2014
The takeout rate is the percentage of each wagering pool that is withheld by the track. This money is used to pay for many things including purses for races, for operating the facility and for profit to the track owner.
Posted Wednesday, April 16, 2014
We've all been on both sides of an inquiry or objection. Sometimes it's our horse that caused the trouble and other times our horse was on the receiving end.
Posted Monday, April 14, 2014
Pace and pace figures are prominent factors in handicapping every race. This weekend both played a major role in determining my placing in the Derby Wars $50K Game.
Posted Tuesday, April 08, 2014
Lone speed horses are always dangerous and not one, not two but three took down major stakes races this past weekend.
Posted Saturday, April 05, 2014
The highlight of the Twinspires.com Wood Memorial card is the all graded stakes late Pick 4. A few of the favorites look vulnerable so it looks possible to turn a small investment into a big score.
Posted Friday, January 17, 2014
Small fields are a deterrent for horseplayer's because they rarely offer value but for owners they offer great value.
Posted Saturday, December 07, 2013
Gulfstream Park is hosting the Claiming Crown again, and as part of the event for the first time a bet, the $0.10 Ultimate 8, linking all of the Claiming Crown races is being offered.
Posted Monday, December 02, 2013
How Lenny Moon took down both Derby Wars $5K games on Saturday November 30th.
Posted Wednesday, November 06, 2013
A look at how the main track and turf course at Hollywood Park play compared to those at Santa Anita.
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About The Blog

 Lenny Moon is the founder of Equinometry.com where he shares his thoughts on handicapping and betting horses and handicapping contests.  You can also occasionally find him in the grandstand of Laurel Park and more often in a handicapping contest on Derby Wars.  He can also be found on Twitter @Equinometry.