Jon Lindo

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Jon Lindo is a syndicated handicapper, long-time thoroughbred owner, and publisher of the Lindo Report, distributed free each So Cal racing day at the following Boyd Gaming properties: The Orleans, Suncoast, Gold Coast, Sam’s Town, and Aliante. Jon is also a regular contributor to Race Day Las Vegas Radio show on KSHP 1400 in Las Vegas and Thoroughbred Los Angeles Radio show, heard in Las Vegas at www.thoroughbredla.com

A Pick 5 worthy of Breeders' Cup wager

A Pick 5 worthy of Breeders' Cup wager

posted on October 31, 2017 by

Lindo Report | As you do your final homework getting ready to play the Breeders’ Cup races Friday and Saturday, here are five horses scheduled to run in the Breeders’ Cup that I believe will run huge races. Do note post positions are to be drawn after press time on Monday and there will be final works to be completed as well.

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Time to get together the checklist for Breeders' Cup

Time to get together the checklist for Breeders' Cup

posted on October 24, 2017 by

Lindo Report | Pre-entries for the 2017 Breeders’ Cup at Del Mar Nov. 3-4 were due on Monday, and an announcement of those entered will be made on Wednesday. Post positions with final entries will be drawn Monday, Oct. 30.

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New wagers can actually make the track want a particular horse to win

New wagers can actually make the track want a particular horse to win

posted on October 17, 2017 by

Lindo Report | Back in the days of simple win, place and show wagering, racetracks had no interest as to who won or lost. With the invention of rolling bets like the Pick Six and the more recent creation of “jackpot” payoffs in wagers to single ticket winners, things have changed.

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In horse racing, inventory is everything

In horse racing, inventory is everything

posted on October 10, 2017 by

Lindo Report | In horse racing, inventory is everything. If there are limited numbers of horses, field sizes are poor. That makes wagering opportunities poor, and horseplayers will look elsewhere for a better product. That in turn decreases handle and lowers purses.

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IRS actually helps horse racing

IRS actually helps horse racing

posted on October 03, 2017 by

Lindo Report | Nobody ever said beating the horse races was easy. But with major credit to the National Thoroughbred Racing Association, the U.S. Treasury and IRS have adopted a modernized regulation regarding the withholding and reporting of pari-mutuel proceeds.

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