Jon Lindo is a syndicated handicapper, long-time thoroughbred owner, and publisher of the Lindo Report. 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.
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.view
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.view
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.view
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.view
Lindo Report | One of the new twists this year is the decision by connections of several major contenders in Breeders’ Cup races – Arrogate for the Breeders’ Cup Classic, Stellar Wind for the Breeders’ Cup Distaff, and Drefong for the Breeders’ Cup Sprint to name a fewview