Friday's Best Bet: Kittyhawk Lass ready to pounce at Santa Anita

Friday’s 6th race from Santa Anita Park is a $35,000 claiming event for fillies and mares which have never won three races. They will be traveling one mile on the turf course (Post Time 6:36 p.m. ET).

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#5 Kittyhawk Lass (7-2) cuts back a furlong and that might be the key to this race. Her last two flat mile turf starts resulted in a win and a runner-up finish in the starter allowance ranks.

#1 Tig Tog (5-2) tries to bounce back after a flat 4th vs. local $32k foes at a mile and an eighth. Vladimir Cerin has good stats first after the claim and she fits with these.

#7 Point Hope (4-1) has been popular at the claim box recently (Blaine Wright has her now), and she continues to run well. She stretches back out, and ran 1-2 in her last two starts at one mile on turf. She reconnects with her winning rider Drayden Van Dyke.

#3 Untouched Elegance (6-1) stretches back out and Flavien Prat hops aboard for Richard Baltas. She should be forwardly placed.


#5 to win

Exacta 5/1-3-7

Exacta 1-3-7/5

Trifecta 1-5/1-3-5-7/1-3-5-7

March 2020 Best Bet Winners

March 1 - Fashionably Fast/Oliver Exacta ($5.60)

March 3 - WHISTLING BIRDS ($6.80), Exacta ($38.00)

March 12 - Fire Coral/Charming Lady Exacta ($26.20)

March 15 - BALTIMORE BEECHO ($8.40), Exacta ($16.80)

March 20 - Mia Mischief/Shanghai Tariff/Estilo Femenino Trifecta ($15.15)

March 21 - WARD 'N JERRY ($5.60), Trifecta ($14.85) 

March 26 - SEVEN NATION ARMY ($5.60)

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