You can please all of the fans some of the time, some of the fans all of the time, but you can never please all of the fans all of the time. Especially on this sight. I think it would be awesome if he takes to the turf. That would open up races everywhere, not just Japan Cup.
lots of hoopla about Bayern’s interference in the classic. Most people want to take him down. This just tells me most people didn’t have him on their ticket. Shame on any handicapper that didn’t have Bayern, the nation’s best frontrunner, on their ticket when almost every race was won by early speed. But back to the interference issue. Did he cut them all off? Sure he did, but if we take Bayern down don’t we have to change the order of finish in almost every Kentucky Derby? The Derby has about 100 yards of banging, rubbing, bumping right out of the gate. So relax, Bayern won.
With only 13 days until the Breeders Cup, I find it odd that
on a website dedicated to the sport we have had almost ZERO (with the exception of todays article by
Ms. Ross) articles on handicapping the races.
I know some of us are sitting on little tidbits of info about certain
races, or angles that have worked well in the past, horses that they have seen
train well, etc. But all we have is
articles written about how horses have won the races they have already
raced. In my opinion its time this site
stepped it up a notch and did some investigative work that might help gamblers
from the casual handicapper to the advanced horse player. How about a legit analysis of the Euros, that
might help. We can only read so many
articles about how pretty a horse is, or why we should know that a certain
horse is retired and stands at Barn X.
Its time for some meat and potatoes in the articles!
Icy wouldn't a pace meltdown hinder Bayern sense he likes to lead? I see the pace helping others if its fast early (which it usually always is)
I believe the Euros have taken 26 of the 45 spots in the last 15 Filly and Mare turf races, Im not sure what the field percentage is but Im guessing its around 25%, that is the definition of Dominance. As far as the Juvenile Filly turf, I agree the americans have been better
not sure that made sense
Id race him in the dirt mile, he could actually win that race. I think the distance and the fact that somebodys going to be pressing him, will lead to him fading away to true classic distance horses
DJ Assman- your write, it wasn't written as objectively or as intelligent as your blog. Oh wait you didn't contribute any valuable substance at all. If Ashley is excited about the Breederscup, then blog away!
Heres a little gem for you for the BC Turf... Euros 37% of the field and 74% of the winners (last 14 races). and ALL 14 years have had a Euro in the Tri. Misconception?
this argument would hold water if there were equal amounts of Euros entered as there are American horses. that's why if you don't understand stats, one shouldn't bet
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