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  • Favorite Tale is long gone in the Smile Sprint.Posted 2 days ago
  • Big Blue Kitten powers home for his 2nd win in the United Nations.Posted 2 days ago
  • Shaman Ghost flies home to win the Queen's Plate.Posted 2 days ago
  • Bradester a strong winner of the Salvator Mile.Posted 2 days ago
  • Aldous Snow just holds off Dynamic Sky in the Singspiel.Posted 2 days ago
  • Dogwood Trail cannot be caught in the Grade 3 Azalea.Posted 2 days ago
  • Gimme Da Lute just holds off Prospect Park in the Los Alamitos Derby.Posted 3 days ago
  • Private Zone dominates the Belmont Sprint from start to finish.Posted 3 days ago
  • Lady Eli magnificent in Belmont Oaks victory.Posted 3 days ago
  • Force The Pass wins the $1.25 Belmont Derby in a laugher.Posted 3 days ago
sexyback Silks

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.