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last of the "free picks" was Jul 22nd?? Won't matter much anyway as the cold is messing up logic these days there.
2yo RAMESES BARROWS by CURLIN breaks his maiden in JAPAN 11/14/2017 A $350,000 OBS purchase, RAMESES BARROWS broke his maiden in Tokyo, He was bred by Stonestreet Thoroughbred Holdings and is owned by Hirotsugu Ino and trained by T.Kimura. He was second first out won his second start. "The dirt should suit him," said pilot Christophe Lemaire. "He broke quickly and found a good position. He also has staying power and showed an impressive late kick." https://youtu.be/js0qmOT-fOc
Kitten's Roar worked 4f, Nov 18th, in 49.80 (b), finishing 10/23
J Boys Echo worked 5f, Nov 18th, in 1:02.00(b) finishing 14/37.
Senior Investment worked 5f,Nov 18th, in 1:02.55 (B) finishing 2/6.
Practical Joke worked 4f, Nov 18th, in 48.07 (b) finishing 1/55.
New Money Honey worked 4f, Nov 18th, in 49.02 (b) finishing 9/55.
Elysea's World worked 4f, Nov 18th, in 49.45 (b) finishing 16/55.
Celestine worked 4f, Nov 18th, in 51.12 (b) finishing 50/55.
Green Gratto worked 4f, Nov 18th, in 50.01 (b) finishing 4/13
Triple Crowns and why some can be overrated..Today we talk about American Pharoah..Very good horse?..sure..Overrated?..yes..Lets start by his competition..Who did he beat during his TC run?.."Firing Line/Tale of verve/Frosted"..These 3 horses were exactly "10 for 43" combined..These 3 horses were just inferior horses..Add the 2:03 and 1:58 finals times for the Derby and Preakness..The Belmont was fast...Very fast..But it was a complete walk in the park on the lead for him..insert a horse like Afleet Alex during Pharoahs TC bid for example..Pharoah would not be a TC winner..And also most likely would have lost the Derby.. and lost the Preakness by a "pole"...Pharoah never had a legit "foe" to deal with like the Easy Goers/Sunday Silences/Afiirmeds/Alydars etc..The Classic (Another easy walk in the park on the lead at SA) who did he beat?.."Effinex"?..These are Pharoahs victims during his career..Far Right/Firing Line/Tale of the verve/Frosted/Effinex...Pharoah just came around during the right time..is it his fault? no..But.to rank him as high as some do is ridiculous...He was a very good horse..But was he overrated?..Absolutely!!
Someone on this site also has to add his Lexington Stakes win against another good horse, Forty Niner on his record.
Dixie Moon is back in Canada, worked 4F in 49.80, could make one more start this year in the Ontario Lassie Stakes at Woodbine on December 3rd, a win could give her the Canadian two year old filly championship.
Funny Cide, a horse that won 2 TC races, then faded but won the JCGC, was definetly a good horse of the 21st century. Anyone want to rank him to these horses? War Emblem I'll Have Another Pleasant Colony Charismatic Fusaichi Pegasus (Not in order)
One lovely girl!... https://uploads.disquscdn.com/images/58b9934109ec528ae75d8a1cdf93ad1904595e25c3c5103814363f8085c0cb9f.jpg Was so focused on Rushing Fall that I didn't pay her much mind, but God, what a beauty!...and was closing on the winner as well!
So meant to comment this earlier, but I forgot. A few days ago, Winstar ran one of the horses they bought in Japan in a race at Laurel. By Empire Maker out of a multiple Graded Stakes placed daughter of Street Cry. Winstar paid almost $300,000 for him to run in a maiden claimer with a $16,000-$20,000 claiming tag. He finishes 4th and gets claimed by an owner and trainer I've never heard of. One of the stupidest racing decisions I've ever seen. Bad move by Winstar.
Only horse Asmussen pre entered into The Kentucky Jockey Club...anyone know if that’s the plan? Hope to see him back on dirt and in Stakes company soon!
Can we just say that when you have a true gut feeling about a horse in a race....GO WITH IT!! Majestic Cat (out of Fiber Sonde) just kept sticking in my brain....so I thought, What The Heck...WPS....no problem. $85.00 for the win, $38.00 for the Place and 13.60 for the Show! On a $6 dollar bet....I can go to bed a happy man! Fantastic run for this gelding...40/1 odds.....but my gut told the truth of the matter! Gotta love a long shot!
Kentucky Derby 2018 Update for my list 1.) Arrival 2.) St Patrick’s Day 3.) Bolt D oro 4.) Declarationofpeace 5.) Gotta Go 6.) Marconi 7.) Hollywood star 8.) Free drop billy 9.) Mendelssohn 10.) sporting chance 11.) copper bullet 12.) Engage 13.) Montauk 14.) McKinzie 15.) Domain
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