Saber's Horse Racing Betting Tips - 01-09-09

Jan 9, 2009 7:30 PM
by Richard Saber |

SANTA ANITA

Race 1

No.1 Speedski has good tracking speed, if Espinoza don’t get in trouble she will be right there. No.2 Ciccina comes off a long layoff but looks ready for a big time effort. No.3 Kullinski Rose exits the same race as Speedski. 1-2-3

Race 2

No.3 Zitterberg was claimed for 40k and is now entered for 25k, all is not well but if he is somewhat ok he could win but don’t take a short price. No.6 Roar of Eagles will get the best trip, Rosario will sit and pounce. 3-6

Race 3

This is the start of the big pick six carryover of two days and five of the six entered have a shot, the one toss out looks to be No.6 Ms.Lively. No.3 Spanish Bunny gets a big rider upgrade and that just may do the trick, Todd Pletcher sends out No.4 Pride with Gomez, note the switch, Bejarano rode Pride last time and now gets aboard Spanish Bunny. 3-4

Race 4

No.5 Malibu Artiste has speed and will hold better in start #2, No.7 Lunar City exits our HTW list and will try and run down Artiste and the both exit the same race. 5-7

Key Play:

$1 pick four

1st 1-2-3

2tn 3-6

3rd 3-4

4th 5-7= $24

Race 5

No.6 Vaundell is a first time starter out of the Carla Gaines barn and she uses her main jock Bejarano these two have been awesome together and all of Gaines’s first time starters have been firing on all cylinders. NO.6

Race 6

No.9 Tribal Deal is faster then these and Gomez should give him the perfect ride, we will single once again. No.9

Race 7

No.6 Lockford exits our HTW list, he scored big time on this course with a lot left on Dec 26 and is ready to fire another big shot today, No.9 Good Request comes in from Keeneland for trainer Bobby Frankel and Gomez says he will ride. 6-9

Race 8

No.2 Tricky Operator looks live at first asking for trainer Ted West and Potts who won yesterdays last race on a first time starter rides, No.3 Silent Western exits our HTW list, she has high speed and if able to scoot away early she could be gone, No.6 Girl Humor looks live at first asking for trainer O’Neill. 2-3-6

Key Play:

$2 pick six

3rd 3-4

4th 5-7

5th 6

6th 9

7th 6-9

8th 2-3-6=$48

GOLDEN GATE FIELDS

Race 1

No.2 Dizzy in Denmark is a first time starter out of the Dean Pederson barn, his works say ready, he will have to beat the odds on chalk in here No.5 Sand Harbour. No.6 Lapollo raced very green in his first start and if able to settle today he could pop at a price. 2-5-6

Race 2

NO.3 KISS KISS KISS exits our HTW list seeking her third straight win on this curse, if she gets some speed to run at she will win. NO.3

Key Play:

$2 double

1st 2-5-6

2nd 3= $6

Race 3

No.4 Desperate is another who exits our HTW list, she gets stretched out today and will have to deal with No.1 Digestivo. No.2 Beautiful American comes off a nice maiden score on the grass and just may take to this synthetic surface. 1-2-4

Key Play:

$2 exacta box 1-2-4= $12

$1 tri box 1-2-4= $6

Race 4

No.3 Summers Peace gets a big jockey upgrade as Baze takes over, she will have to deal with the price play in here No. 7 Executive Sweet who ships back in after a failed attempt at Hollywood. 3-7

Race 5

In what looks to be a very competitive race we will side with No.9 Mikes Trippin who has run five straight good races on this course. NO.9

Key Play:

$2 double

4th 3-4

5th 9= $4

Race 6

No.5 Cavanaugh drops trying to cash, No.4 No Boundaries ran right behind Cavanaugh one race back and could turn the tables today, No.6 Afleet Pete gets off the grass and back to his best surface. 4-5-6

Key Play:

$2 exacta box 4-5-6= $12

Race 7

This race you just cant get involved in as No.3 Shakenwithanolive will be odds on pass.

Race 8

This looks like a cold two horse race with No.5 Drewsboro Road a past HTW that ran second in his last start and No.7 Desert Siren who drops looking for the win. 5-7

Key Play:

$10 Q 5-7= 10

$1 tri 5-7 with 5-7 with all = $10

$1 tri 5-7 with all with 5-7= $10

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