Saber’s Horse Racing Betting Tips - 10-17-08

Oct 17, 2008 8:08 PM

Horse Racing Betting Tips by Richard Saber |

OAK TREE at SANTA ANITA

Race 1

No.1 Warrens Gentle Ben gets stretched in his second start, if able to clear he could go a long way. No. 4 Tiffanyspringroad will be the one to fear late. 1-4

Race 2

No.2 The Unusual Q. T. was 72/1 in his first start and just did get beat by a head, he will be odds on today. No. 5 Zephaniah gets off the dreaded rail and is stretched out, that could add up to a trip to the winners circle. 2-4

Key Play $2.00 double

1st 1-4

2nd 2-4= $8.00

Race 3

Jockey Bejarano jumps back on No. 9 Red Neck Gal and he won with this 5yo Mare both times that he rode her. NO.9

Key Play

$10.00 win and place 9= $20.00

Race 4

No.2 Wild Fleece gets a big jockey switch and looks very live today. No.6 Powerofvoodoo exits the same race and gets Gomez. 2-6

Key Play

$5.00 exacta box 2-6= $10.00

Race 5

No.4 Zilla will be closing at a price, No.5 Peppermint Lounge just does not run any bad races and if able to sit off the hot early pace she will be tough. 4-5

Key Play

4th 2-6

5th 4-5= $8.00

Race 6

No.6 Renees Beauty looks to be sitting on a big effort at a big price in what looks to be a long shot race. No. 1 Saints Crown will try and flee the rail and, if able she can win. 1-6

Race 7

This race looks like it is between three horses, No.4 Frankelstein who gets a confident class hike by his trainer Marty Jones. No 6 General Dan was a runaway in his last start but don’t think that will happen today. No. 7 Dadsalittlunusual looks well spotted. 4-6-7

Race 8

If we lose this race we can blame No.4 Blame the Wine. No.2 Wickend Sin may be live in her second start off a lengthy layoff. No.6 Silent Smoke and No.8 A Sassy Fusaichi both will have a say. 2-4-6-8

Key Play

$1.00 pick three

6th 1-6

7th 4-6-7

8th 2-4-6-8= $24.00

GOLDEN GATE FIELDS

Race 1

No.5 Lookn For the Lord exits our HTW list and looks very solid in this spot. No.4 Mom is Ready will be the one to hold off late. 4-5

Key Play

$4.00 Q 4-5= $4.00

$10.00 win and place 5= $20.00

Race 2: 2-3-4

Key Play

$2.00 double

1st 4-5

2nd 2-3-4= $12.00

Race 3

No.5 Jamin Ben has a lot of longshot potential in this race as any of the seven could pop. Key Play

$6.00 win and place 5= $12.00

Race 4

No.1 Alottadar is always there and is a must use in the exotics but would not take a short price if playing to win. No. 3 Motel Staff is an 11yo who has never been off the board on this turf course with nine wins, three seconds and two thirds from fourteen starts, he takes a little drop and that could get him win #10 here at the Gate. No.8 Two Step Cat will be flying down the lane late and could nail them all. 1-3-8

Key Play

$2.00 exacta box 1-3-8= $12.00

Race 5: 2-3-6-7

Key Play

$1.00 exacta box 2-3-6-7= $12.00

Race 6

No.6 Lucky Striker will be a very short price in this race and looks like the winner. No.6

Race 7

The shippers are coming in for this odd 1 3/8 turf marathon. No.1 Parko just did miss at this distance at Del Mar. Trainer Neil Drysdale sends the lightly raced No.6 Isle of Giants who is listed at 15/1 in the morning line, he gets blinkers on and looks like he can run all day as his sire was Giant’s Causeway. 1-6

Key Play

$6.00 Q 1-6= $6.00

$7.00 win and place 6= $14.00

Race 8: 4-6-7

Key Play

$2.00 double

7th 1-6

8th 4-6-7= $12.00

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