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  • Cassatt hangs on to win the Houston Ladies Classic.Posted 11 hours ago
  • Alert Bay skims the rail to win the California Cup Turf Classic. Posted 14 hours ago
  • Mischief Clem edges Pulmarack in the California Cup Derby. Posted 16 hours ago
  • Birdatthewire rolls to a powerful victory in the Forward Gal. Posted 16 hours ago
  • Singing Kitty proves best in the California Cup Oaks. Posted 16 hours ago
  • Upstart begins his Kentucky Derby trail with an impressive win in the Holy Bull! Posted 17 hours ago
  • Consumer Credit rolls late in the Sweetest Chant.Posted 17 hours ago
  • Lochte wins a three horse photo in the Tampa Bay Stakes. Posted 18 hours ago
  • Barbados wears down X Y Jet to win the Hutcheson. Posted 18 hours ago
  • From last to first for Far Right in the Smarty Jones! Posted 5 days ago
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sexyback

User Since: 5/11/2012
Racing interest:
I love all horse racing but I really enjoy top quality turf races, something just seems right about watching horses run across lush green grass.
How did I get into racing?
I have watched the derby on and off as casual fan since I was a kid. Last year I had some time off from work in march and stumbled onto twinspires and learned of the derby qualifying series. I watched a couple youtube videos of the horses running in the fountian of youth and was totally sold that Union Rags was a beast. When it came time to bet i realized that Discreet Dancer was undefeated and if he won I would get like twice as much money, so I immediately switched my bet and put all my money on Discreet Dancer to win, and he was winning all the way to the 3/4 pole, then Union Rags pulled out and blew by him like he was standing still. I lost my money but I was hooked after watching that breathtaking move Rags made.

Favorite racing moment?
Zenyattas almost come back in the 2010 breeders cup, It was heart breakingly valiant.