2012 Swaps (G2)

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1 1/8 m (Synthetic)
3 M

What the Nation is saying about the 2012 Swaps (G2)...

As the racing season draws to a close, next year's handicap division looks to be full of loads of potential. Will Nonios continue to improve on his impressive but quiet 2012? I think so.Read More
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  • travel_vic · hangers on. Horses through means of randomness that hang on to the underside of race results. If these were standardbreds one would say that they were dragged to a faster time than they would have been able to produce on thier own. · 500 days ago ·
  • travel_vic · Like I explained before, when reviewing a race, I look at peformances and never look at a horse's name, the rider or the trainer. so I just bet the competitive performance and do not give a hoot which horse has that or not. · 500 days ago ·
Blueskiesnrainbows will win!! His performance in the Santa Anita Derby was amazing.
Nonios, the upset winner of the Grade III Affirmed Handicap June 3, will stretch to 1 1/8 miles in the $150,000 Swaps Stakes Wednesday at Betfair Hollywood Park. Read More
Blueskiesnrainbows, who earned his maiden victory against $30,000 claimers last Dec. 11, became a graded stakes winner Thursday at Betfair Hollywood Park.Read More
The field is set for the Swaps Stakes and Blueskiesnrainbows is going to be the winner.
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  • travel_vic · The best bets are the horses that are out front after 6 furlongs. Don't take my word on it, Dr. William Quirin in Winning at the Races: Computer discoveries in thoroughbred handicapping. · 655 days ago ·
  • Mary Z. · o.k., tv. Maybe you're all into semantics, and I could say, positionally speaking, that some horses are coming from behind, but closing is only one word and I suck at typing. · 655 days ago ·
Sunday Betfair Hollywood Park Recap – July 1 Edge to early-pressing types (2 wire jobs) on Cushion Track. Two turf sprint wire jobs to end the race week. Rafael Bejarano and Martin Garcia both booted home a pair. On the ticket front I tabbed three Primary (Quick Wampum, Night Tide, D J Dave) winners...Read More
Remember the old Wild World of Sports tagline, “the thrill of victory and the agony of defeat?” For Called to Serve, the agony of victory may be more apropos. Read More
Looks like a pretty good race.
I question Fly Lexis Fly in this race...in the first place, he is a Classic distance runner...would think the G1 Hollywood Gold Cup at 1 1/4 would fit him better.