Saber’s Selections

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HOLLYWOOD PARK

Race 1

 

 

This is one bad 32k maiden claimer for 2yo, No. 6 Marcoman goes from a good barn to a low profile barn but at least has shown a little speed and gets P Val to ride, No. 8 Pure Distinction will go better in this his second start and may like this longer distance. 6-8

Race 2

 

No. 2 Cost Of Freedom is on fast 7yo gelding and will go off as the big favorite but this may not be his best distance, No. 1 Square Deal has two wins a second and a third at this five furlong distance and he will get a great rail ride by Espinoza who won with this 5yo gelding the last two times he rode him 1-2

Key Play

$2 double


1st 6-8

2nd 1-2 for $8

Race 3

 

 

No. 4 Lea The Punisher is coming off a nice maiden breaker in her first try on the grass and it was at this flat mile distance, No. 5 Tiz A Bud Girl won in her only try on the grass here at Hollywood in her last start and it also was at this flat mile distance. 4-5

Key Play

$2 double


2nd 1-2

3rd 4-5 for $8

Race 4

 

 

No. 2 Lead Blocker is exiting a better than looked race and gets a major rider upgrade, No. 5 Roaring Rick is exiting our HTW list and is a horse on the improve and looks to be sitting on his best. 2-5

Key Play

$2 double


3rd 4-5

4th 2-5 for $8

Race 5

 

 

No. 3 Mr. Katz will be right there but need a very patient ride, No. 5 Unusual Smoke beat Mr. Katz one race back at this claiming level and No. 6 Nitro Active looks live off the layoff with Bejarano in the irons for O’Neil. 3-5-6

Key Play

$2 exacta box 3-5-6 for $12


$2 tri box 3-5-6 for $12

Race 6

 

 

In this straight maiden race going 6½ furlongs for 2yo fillies all you need to know is that it is very wide open, No. 2 Spectacular Sky gets Bejarano to ride in her second lifetime start, No. 4 My Diane will try the main after failing to fire in her first start on the grass, No. 6 Tarnisha has win early breeding and this Paddy Gallagher first time starter draws Gomez to ride. No. 7 Canadian Pride exits a key race. 2-4-6-7

Race 7

 

No. 2 Pretty Kinzie likes this track and drops into a spot that she can notch her fourth win here, No. 3 Misinjennous also likes it here with three wins from four starts. 2-3

Key Play

$2 double


6th 2-4-6-7

7th 2-3 for $16

Race 8

 

 

No. 1 He’s A Dance Star exits our HTW list off a race that he should have won, he gets Gomez to ride and is the one to beat. No. 3 Don Perico exits the same race as the Dance Star. No. 6 Lit’sgoodlookingray will be the one to fear late. 1-3-6

Key Play

$2 exacta box 1-3-6 for $12


$4 Q 1 with 3-6 for $8

Race 9

 

 

In the Grade 1 Hollywood Starlet we will side with the two John Sadler fillies No. 7 Zazu who looks to be a real up and comer and No. 8 Tell A Kelly who will be happy to be back on the synthetic surface after failing to fire on the Churchill Downs dirt in the BC Juvenile Filly race. 7-8

Race 10

 

If you have some extra cash you really need to hit the all button if playing the late pick four but we will try and narrow it down to three using No. 1 Kalyra Cat who gets the rail and Mike Smith, No. 4 Shelter Cove who looks right there but just seems to hang down the stretch and No. 10 Dixieland Blues a first time starter for Marty Jones with good win early breeding and his dam has dropped three winner from three starters including a stakes winner. 1-4-10

Key Play

.50 cent pick four


7th 2-3

8th 1-3-6

9th 7-8

10th 1-4-10 for $18

$1 pick three

8th 1

9th 8

10th all for $14 (before scratches)

GOLDEN GATE FIELDS

Race 1

 

 

No. 3 Zoe’s Racer is a live first time starter for trainer Hollendorfer with Baze riding. 3

Race 2

 

No. 3 Princess Susan M will find enough speed in here to set her up perfectly, she will need to run down No. 5 River Ranch. 3-5

Race 3

 

No. 2 Saxman looks set for action in this his second start off the layoff, No. 5 Shiloh’s Pac Boom is spotted perfectly off his rousing maiden breaker and No. 7 Fantastic Night has hit the board in five of his six starts here. 2-5-7

Race 4

 

We will use two exiting the same race, No. 1 She Laughs An Flys the speed and No. 4 Cornelia Marie who will try and run her down. 1-4

Key Play

$6


Q 1-4 for $6

$1 pick four

1st 3

2nd 3-5

3rd 2-5-7

4th 1-4 for $12

Race 5

 

 

No. 6 You Have Potenial exits our HTW list and looks set for a big run, No. 9 Jimbo’s Bimbo is the only first time starter in here and is bedded down in a top barn. 6-9

Key Play

$6 Q 6-9 for $6


$10 win and place 6 for $20

Race 6

 

 

No. 3 Highway Bandit and No. 7 Manitoga are the main two in here. 3-7

Race 7

 

In the 75K Gold Rush Stakes for 2yo going a flat mile on the main, No. 2 Luckarack and No. 8 King Cola are the top two contenders who have been facing the best her a the Gate but No. 7 Mr. Candy Bar who exits our HTW list will take his shot at them off the good maiden breaker on the grass. 2-7-8

Key Play

$2 exacta box 2-7-8 for $12


Race 8

 

 

There are a lot of live first time starters in this straight maiden race for 2yo fillies starting with No. 1 Bloomer Girl whose dam has dropped 10 winners from 11starters including three stakes winners. No. 3 Miss Sandra Sue’s dam has dropped eight winners from eight starters with two stakeswinners. No. 5 Bee Eff Eff is a first time starter out of the Steve Sherman barn with baze riding and she has a solid six furlong drill for this. No. 6 Nomezzin The Maven is the best of those that have run. 1-3-5-6

Key Play

$1 tri box 1-3-5-6 for $24


Race 9

 

 

We will use two in the late pick four, No. 5 Royally Large the speed and No. 8 Adayforpickndaisys the closer. 5-8

Key Play

.50 cent pick four


6th 3-7

7th 2-7-8

8th 1-3-5-6

9th 5-8 for $24


CHECK FOR LATE SCRATCHES AND RACES TAKEN OFF THE GRASS AND MAKE CHECK THAT SADDLE CLOTH NUMBERS MATCH OUR SELECTION NUMBERS.

 

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RESULTS:

Hollywood Park
Race 1 second
Race 2 we had the winner
Race 3 second
Race 4 we lost
Race 5 second
Race 6 we deadheated for the win
Race 7 second
Race 8 we lost
Race 9 we lost
Race 10 we lost

Golden Gate
Race 1 our single won
Race 2 we lost
Race 3 we ran one two three
Race 4 first and second
Race 5 second
Race 6 we lost
Race 7 we lost
Race 8 second
Race 9 we had the winner 

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