Santa Anita horse racing wagering

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SANTA ANITA

Race 1

$25k claimers go down the hill in this wide open race, we will need to go four deep using No. 1 Zinvor coming off of two near misses down the hill. No. 2 Rangi is the speed. No. 4 Yes Yes Yes who gets back on the grass after playing in the slop in his last start and No. 10 Zuri Chop on the drop. 1-2-4-10

Race 2

We now get $6,250 claimers going a flat mile. No. 3 Broadway Nika drops for the hot Spawr barn, this is one easy spot for him. No. 6 Horizontalyspeakin will go better on a fast track. 3-6

Race 3

No. 6 Special Gal is the main player in this maiden race for 4yo fillies and mares going a mile, she gets off the grass and will get the perfect trip. No. 4 Queen Scheherazade exits a very tough turf race and gets her first dirt start, look for the big wake up. 4-6

Race 4

4yo and up maiden fillies and mares go down the hill. No. 6 Tahitian Lagoon is in from the Gate off a trouble race at five furlong on the grass, we will give her a shot here. No. 8 My Aunt Tillie comes off back to back mile turf races in which she showed good early speed and some fight, she will love this trip. No. 9 Starlite Style also has been going long on the grass and will be coming with a big late run. 6-8-9

Race 5

$20k optional claimers go 5-1/2 furlongs. No. 3 Smack Talk is the speed and he can also battle if hooked. No. 6 Lambo Luxx gets back on the dirt after trying turf runners last out, look for better today. 3-6

Race 6

Optional $75k claiming 3yo fillies go 7 furlongs. No. 3 Pontificator has run back to back huge races, she will be on or battling for the front end. No. 4 Partyinthepaddock gets some class relief and also gets off the grass. Mike Smith gets back on, he rode this filly in her first start on the dirt and she finished second in what was a huge key race. No. 5 It Tiz Well exits the Grade II Santa Yanez in which she was second. 

3-4**-5

Race 7

Fillies and mares go a mile on the grass and this looks like a three horse race with No. 5 Sweet Charity who gets Bejarano for this her second start in the states off of soled second first out when she could not find running room. No. 6 Lily Kai who exits the same race and No. 7 Cheekaboo who comes out of the Grade I American Oaks. 5-6-7

EXACTA BOX 5-6-7

Race 8

$30k maiden 3yo go six furlongs. No. 1 Sekondi drops from four straight maiden races and gets the underrated jockey Gallyn Mitchell, look for much better today. No. 4 Cammy’s Music comes off a little layoff and gets Maldo who is due to heat up. No. 7 Sequentially drops and will be our price play we think.

1-4-7

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