Saber’s Horse Selections

GamingToday.com is an independent sports news and information service. GamingToday.com has partnerships with some of the top legal and licensed sportsbook companies in the US. When you claim a bonus offer or promotion through a link on this site, Gaming Today may receive referral compensation from the sportsbook company. Although the relationships we have with sportsbook companies may influence the order in which we place companies on the site, all reviews, recommendations, and opinions are wholly our own. They are the recommendations from our authors and contributors who are avid sports fans themselves.

For more information, please read How We Rank Sportsbooks, Privacy Policy, or Contact Us with any concerns you may have.

Gaming Today is licensed and regulated to operate in AZ, CO, CT, DC, IA, IL, IN, KS, LA, MD, MI, NV, NJ, NY, PA, TN, VA, WV, & WY.

SANTA ANITA

Race 1

Lots of early zip in hits 6 furlong sprint. No. 3 Justonemorething drops in class and if able to sit just off the leaders he will have a shot. 3

Race 2

No. 2 Ice Cream Truck gets off the grass and is wheeled back in six days by A.C. Avila. No. 5 Thesheetguy is the one to beat. 2-5

Race 3

If the weather is fine they go a mile on the grass. No. 2 Diamond Stilettos gets back to a mile after a good try going down the hill, he can handle the distance and the dirt if it comes off. No. 3 Elektrum just missed in her first start in the country after being well bet. 2-3

Race 4

No. 3 Kyrankes exits a tough heat, gets a drop in class and Bejarano sticks, bet her to cash. 3

Race 5

This one is scheduled to be run down the hill, we will need to wait and see. If it goes down the hill No. 8 Taylor Lane finished a solid second in her last start down the hill, she has a nice last work, gets a good post and looks the one to beat. No. 4 Keezheekoni exits the same race and is the speed. 4-8

Race 6

No. 3 Dress Code gets a double drop in class second off the Jack Carava claim. No. 5 Qatar’s Pearl just missed when dropped to this level in his last start. No. 6 My Jealous will be out winging it on the front end with Iggy letting him go. 3-5-6

Exacta and tri box 3-5-6

Race 7

No. 1 Long Hot Summer won both of her starts as a 2yo at Del Mar last August, she will handle the dirt. No. 3 Tall and Sweet ran two races in her last start and will be right there again today. No. 6 Fantastic Style won at .40 cents on the dollar here in her last start and has a bullet work for this. 1-3-6

Race 8

You need to watch the tote board and the early betting in this $30k maiden claimer for 3yo as the first five runners are first time starters. No. 5 Grandson At Last is out of the dam Sister Greeley who has dropped 6 winners from her 6 starters, she has some good works for this. No. 8 Price of Glory will be the speed on the outside. 5-8

GOLDEN GATE

Race 1

The last time Juan Hernandez rode No. 1 Major Truth he lost by a neck. No. 5 Havoc gets Baze in this his first start off the claim. 1-5

Race 2

No. 4 Bwana Be Gone gets a drop in class and will be a short price. No. 6 Four Gaels will be out winging it in this five furlong sprint. 4-6

Race 3

No. 1 High Test is on a win every other race pattern and this is his win race. No. 2 Too Fast to Pass drops to the level of his last win. No. 4 I’m Not Gray beat High Test last out and gets his first start off the claim.

1-2-4

Race 4

No. 1 Maximum Maximum is looking for his third straight win as he continues his move back up the class ladder. No. 3 Come Away Home just missed at this level in his last start. 1-3

Race 5

No. 1 Stone Hot had a case of the wides in his last start, he gets the rail today and could surprise as he will try and turn the tables on No. 8 Our Minesweeper who beat him last time out. 1-8

Race 6

No. 3 Percy Fawcett blasted home to win by six lengths last out at this distance, he could come right back. No. 5 Anointed Waters won at .80 cents on the dollar in his last start and now gets his first start off the Morey claim, he hits at over 30% first off the claim. 3-5

Race 7

No. 2 Siberian Olympiad will show all of her early foot with the drop to this level. No. 4 Monterey Kris ran an even race in her first try and will go much better today. No. 7 Red Mystic gets a turn back in distance and a drop in class and that make her the filly to beat. 2-4-7

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].

About the Author

Get connected with us on Social Media