Saber’s Horse Selections

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Race 1

No. 4 Two the Punch looks set to stretchout. No. 6 Unapologetic has been going long on the grass in all four of his starts, he drops and gets dirt today. 4-6

Race 2

No. 4 Goldrushcat broke slow in her last start when exiting our HTW list, she could be gone today if able to clear, the bug boy Bruno Panicucci gets on first-time starter No. 7 Icona for Phil D’Amato, we will use. 4-7

Race 3

No. 4 Ghostly gets her second start for Baffert, she drops and exits a good race, both Jerry Hollendorfer and Tom Proctor send out live first-time starters, Hollendorfer sends out No. 6 Danzig Girl with Gonzalez and Proctor sends out No. 7 Wife Approved with Van Dyke. 4-6-7

Race 4

No. 1 Arabian Leopard exits our HTW list as a $$$ play, he lost all chance when left at the gate last time out, he still ran on to just miss the place money, bet him to cash today with Gary Stevens getting the call. No. 7 Diplodocus also exits our HTW list off a nice win in his first try on the grass. No. 5 Imperious One exits the same race as the Leopard, he finished second. 1-5-7

Race 5

No. 2 Divina Comedia is 1 for 1 on this dirt course, she won at a mile on this dirt. No. 4 All Star Bub has hit the board in five of her six starts here and one of her wins came at this 1-1/16 distance. 2-4

Race 6

No. 4 Hoffenheim exits our HTW list off a neck loss last time out, he has a bullet work since and is the one to beat. No. 7 One More Orman ran good in his one start going 6 furlongs, he goes a mile today, he was well beat in that first effort and ran a good 3rd despite trouble. 4-7

Race 7

THEY GO DOWN THE HILL IN THE 75K CLOCKER’S CORNER

No. 1 Rocket Heat will have the heat up front and will try and take them wire-to-wire. No. 3 Cape Wolfe is a sneaky looking Irish runner who gets Prat riding for D’Amato, his stablemate is No. 7 Coastline who exits our HTW list off a neck loss in which he was a neck in front of Rocket Heat. 1-3-7

Race 8

No. 3 Red Stich is in good form and comes off a troubled trip last time out. No. 6 Dixie Spice exits our HTW list off a powering win in her first start. No. 7 Star of Munster is the speed. 3-6-7

Race 9

We get 25k four year old and up fillies and mares going down the hill. No. 7 Miss Gifted lost all chance in her last start going five furlongs on the grass at Del Mar when she was squeezed at the start, she did rally to lose by a length, at times No. 10 Intoxicating Move can explode down the lane if she gets the pace. 7-10

Pick four

6th 4-7

7th 1-3-7

8th 3-6-7

9th 7-10

CHECK FOR LATE SCRATCHES AND CHECK THAT THE SADDLE CLOTH NUMBERS MATCH OUR SELECTION NUMBERS.

Richard Saber, a former director of race and sports at the famed Stardust book, is GT’s horse racing and sports handicapper. Twitter: @SabesBet. Email: [email protected].

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