Saber’s Horse Selections

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BETFAIR HOLLYWOOD PARK

Race 1

No. 5 Red Defense gets a needed drop in class and finds a field loaded with early speed which will set him up for a late run at a price, No. 6 Privilaged comes off the layoff and may be the speed of the speed. 5-6

Race 2

No. 1 Byrony drops to a level where she will be very dangerous, the last work on No. 6 Belle De Lune signals that she is on go go go. 1-6

Race 3

No. 1 Our Lucky Son drops into a maiden claimer for the first time and will be gunning from the bell, No. 2 Surf N Ski has run good in all three of his races. 1-2

Race 4

No. 3 Proud Bok ran a good second one race back when Joe Talamo was riding and he is back aboard today as Sadler sends this filly long, the rest just can’t run. 3

Win and place 3

Race 5

No. 1 Atta Girl Alma is a steady sort and broke her maiden going down the hill, she gets Bejarano today going six furlongs on the Hollywood grass, No. 4 Chimi Dee will be making her usual late run and she lost by a neck on this course last year. No. 6 Promiscuoussuances will be out winging on the front end playing catch me if you can and she owns a win on this course, she gets her first start off the Mike Mitchell claim. 1-4-6

Race 6

No. 1 Royal Meridian gets the drop in class as they go for the win, No. 4 Tummel looks set for a big run and there may be a little overlay. 1-4

Exacta box 1-4 and win and place 4

Race 7

No. 2 Sweet Swap just never puts in a bad effort and has top connections, No. 3 Compari is the main danger off the layoff for Marty Jones. 2-3

Race 8

Hollendorfer took No. 2 Ciao Bella Luna to Keeneland and got a big win at this 7 furlong distance on the synthetic surface in the Grade 2 Beaumont, No. 3 Hail Mary just won big on this 7 furlong course. No. 5 Iotapa has become a big time runner and just ran second in the Grade 1 Santa Anita Oaks behind Beholder. 2-3-5

Race 9

The day comes to an end at Hollywood with maiden fillies and mares going 6 furlongs on the grass, No. 2 Don’t Lose Faith just ran second going down the hill at Santa Anita and has a big time last work, No. 8 Heat Trap is bred for this and has been looking for a spot. 2-8

Pick three

7th 2-3

8th 2-3-5

9th 2-8

GOLDEN GATE

Race 1

No. 2 Happy Rainbow gets her second try at this level and an extra half a furlong, No. 3 Dark Night’s Light gets off the grass and back to a sprint and Carr gets back on. 2-3

Race 2

No. 4 Wunderbar is the one to beat off her last narrow loss here on the grass. 4

Win and place 4

Race 3

No. 6 D J Dave drops back to his original claimed price and gets Baze, No. 7 Classical Hy loves to run second and figures in that same spot again. 6-7

Exacta 6-7

Race 4

No. 6 Strait Jazz drops into an action spot, No. 8 Igotnosixes has hit the board in all three of her turf starts here. 6-8

Pick four

1st 2-3

2nd 4

3rd 6-7

4th 6-8

Race 5

No. 2 Little Prince exits our HTW list off a very troubled start first off the layoff, No. 4 Justamitch showed good early speed when taking big action for Jeff Bonde in his first start at Santa Anita with much tougher. 2-4

Race 6

No. 3 Our Heat has run back to back good turf races on this course since shipping in, No. 5 Unbridled Ambition just went wire-to-wire on this course and will be out winging it again. Baze takes his shot on No. 8 Beezaroo who’s only win came on this turf course at this distance. 3-5-8

Race 7

No. 1 Ron’s Ranger exits our HTW list and is a solid player in here and the price will be right, we will single in the late pick four. 1

Race 8

Peter Miller brings in No. 2 This One’s For Mel from Tampa Bay, he is live, No. 3 Tiz Fitting never runs a bad race and just finished a good second on this turf course. No. 6 Tentimesthetrouble finished a neck behind Tiz Fitting in his first try going long on the grass, he has some upside. No. 8 Tricky Shane exits our HTW list off a big win at 5-1 when exiting our list last time out winning on this course. 2-3-6-8

Race 9

No. 1 Dalek has been right there in his last two races, No. 4 Bless This Soul exits our HTW list and now will go long, we like that. No. 5 Galea and No. 6 Hoosier Diddy both fit at this level. 1-4-5-6

Key exacta box 4 with 1-5-6

Pick four

6th 3-5-8

7th 7

8th 2-3-6-8

9th 4

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 GamingToday’s horse racing and sports handicapper.  Follow Richard on Twitter @SabesBet. Contact Richard at [email protected].

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