Saber's Horse Racing Betting Tips

Jan 2, 2010 4:00 PM

 

SANTA ANITA

Race 1

No. 1 Worth A Punt will wake up big time with the drop in class. 1

Key Play

$10 win and place 1 for $20

Race 2

No. 1 Alive For Six was exiting our HTW list last time out but lost the headbob, not today as trainer Gaines stretches him out to a flat mile on the grass. No. 6 Soul Candy ran good in his first start going this distance on the Hollywood turf course, he will be tough today. No. .7 Hot Damon beat Soul Candy last time out. 1-6-7

Key Play

$2 exacta box 1-6-7 for $12

Race 3

You have to be aware when jockey Chantal Sutherland rides for Barry Abrams especially on the grass and she hops aboard No. 8 Pretty Unusual, she won on this girl when she broke her maiden last March. 8

Key Play

$10 win and place 8 for $20

Race 4

The hot Baffert has two in here, No. 2 Zilarator and No. 3 Mr. Charlie, there is a lot of speed in here and one of the first time starters could get it down and that may be No. 4 Distorted Dave who has win early breeding. 2-3-4*

Race 5

No. 2 Noble Court has won on this tricky down hill turf course and he will be sitting back today and will make a wide late run at the speed. No. 6 Stoneside has won on this layout and just may get the jump on them. No. 7 Euroglide just did miss here by a nose in his last start at the Oaktree meet. 2-6-7

Race 6

Trainer Doug O’Neill sends out No. 2 Top Seeded who looks spotted for action with Bejarano taking the mount. 2

Race 7

No. 2 Coast Guard has some back class and could get it done off the layoff. No. 1 Mensa Heat has the Sutherland/Abrams connections and is a must use. No. 4 Abalanche has a win here on this surface and that is a plus. 1-2-4

Race 8

No. 1 Century Park loves this turf course and looks to be the one to beat. Top trainer Bill Mott ships in No. 3 Treat Gently who will be ridden by BejaraNo. No. 4 Life Is Sweet takes over for her stablemate Zenyatta. 1-3-4

Race 9

No. 3 Slews Copy will get the perfect setup as she will sit off a hot pace and run them down in the stretch, we will single her in the late pick four. 3

Key Play

$1 Pick four

6th 2

7th 1-2-4

8th 1-3-4

9th 3 for $9

GOLDEN GATE FIELDS

Race 1

No. 1 Shesgonghollywood looks like a short price winner to start the day, we will single her in the early pick four. 1

Race 2

Baze will try and win the double with No. 1 De Brief Me, No. 2 Blast’em ran huge in his one and only. 1-2

Race 3

No. 5 Tamar says catch her to win, No. 3 Foxy Bailey and No. 1 Freebiehadthemoves will both be coming with late runs. 1-3-5

Race 4

No. 3 Da Heat lost by a nostril last time out, No. 8 Wondrous Event stormed home on this turf course for an easy win in her last start. 3-8

Key Play

$1 Pick four

1st 1

2nd 1-2

3rd 1-3-5

4th 3-8 for $12

Race 5

No. 7 Monomonac Playboy takes a small drop in class and will get a good trip with underrated jock Couton in the irons. 7

Key Play

$6 win and place 7 for $12

Race 6

No. 1 Cousin Bruno will sit off a hot pace and run them down in the stretch. 1

Key Play

$6 win and place 1 for $12

Race 7

No. 4 C T’s Sunshine gets a turnback in distance and that just may do the trick and we just may get a good price. 4

Key Play

$6 win and place 4 for $12

Race 8

No. 1 Stormy Surge has won three of five on this turf course and R Baze was on all three wins. No. 2 Sir Al is back with his friends and won in his only start on this course. No. 3 Run It is two for two on this turf course. No. 5 Lockford is three for five and No. 8 the speedster Yacht Spotter has won five of nine. We favor No. 2 Sir Al. 2

Race 9

No. 3 Alwayswise is sitting on the maiden breaker, No. 4 Little Mordi is on the improve and the price may be right, No. 8 Roaring To Go gets a big break in the weights as the bug boy Alex Gonzalez hops aboard. 3-4-8

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