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Steve Davidowitz has covered racing since Secretariat, lives in Vegas, and is the author of the best selling "Betting Thoroughbreds for the 21st Century". He recently completed a new book – “Cashing Big on Racing’s Biggest Days.” Should you wish to purchase a personally autographed copy, please send Steve a note for details: SteveDavidowitz@GamingToday.com

First two legs of the Triple Crown came down to best trip possible

First two legs of the Triple Crown came down to best trip possible

posted on May 23, 2017 by

Across the Board | So far, the first two legs of the American Triple Crown have been decided strictly by the horses who enjoyed the best trips.

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Kentucky Derby field should be cut down to 14 starters

Kentucky Derby field should be cut down to 14 starters

posted on May 16, 2017 by

Across The Board | After carefully reviewing every aspect of the May 6 Kentucky Derby, I am struck by something that Churchill Downs needs to change. Frankly, if no change is made, it could invite a serious accident and do major damage to the world’s most famous race.

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Two Kentucky Derby losers with explanations, but Abel Tasman at 9-1 didn't disappoint

Two Kentucky Derby losers with explanations, but Abel Tasman at 9-1 didn't disappoint

posted on May 09, 2017 by

Across the Board | Unless you were vacationing on Venus this past weekend, you have to know there were two high profile stakes for 3-year-olds at Churchill Downs last Friday and Saturday.

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My new top selection for Saturday's 143rd Kentucky Derby

My new top selection for Saturday's 143rd Kentucky Derby

posted on May 05, 2017 by

As of the morning of May 5, my new top selection for Saturday’s Kentucky Derby is No. 17 Irish War Cry. He is four for five lifetime; has a pair of 100-plus Beyer Speed Figures and is bred very well for a wet track, with a 433 Tomlinson Wet Track rating, among the best in the field.

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Gunnevera could close at the Kentucky Derby, but look for a chance of Snow

Gunnevera could close at the Kentucky Derby, but look for a chance of Snow

posted on May 02, 2017 by

Across the Board | Although post positions for Saturday’s Kentucky Derby will not be drawn until Wednesday, I am going to share with you my current analysis of the 143rd running of America’s most famous horse race.

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