Saber's Horse Racing Betting Tips - 12-17-09

Dec 17, 2009 4:00 PM
by Richard Saber |

HOLLYWOOD PARK

Race 1

Trainer Bill Spawr looks to have No. 2 Da Bomb set for her best. She will be in a perfect stalking position turning for home and should just sprint away, we will single her in the early pick four. 2

Race 2

No. 2 Woman Warrior gets stretched out for the first time and just may take to the longer distance but she will have to contend with No. 5 Haka who is by far the class of the race and looks to give trainer Clement his first win of the meet. 2-5**

Key Play

$6 Q 2-5 for $6

$2 exacta box 2-5 for $4

$10 win 5 for $10

Race 3

No. 1 Asnaan looks like a sneaky shipper for trainer Harty, No. 2 Familiar Shine has the early speed to get the jump on them while No. 3 Push Over beat Shine last time our coming from off the pace. 1-2-3

Key Play

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

$4 Q 2 with 1-3 for $8

Race 4

No. 7 Setsuko has been right there in all of his races, he shows a very good 6 furlong work on Dec. 10 which looks to have him set for the maiden breaker and jockey Joel Rosario sticks. 7

Key Play

$1 pick four

1st 2

2nd 2-5

3rd 1-2-3

4th 7 for $6

Race 5

We will stay outside in this 7½ furlong race and go with No. 10 Wink And Nod, No. 11 Spartan Jet and our key horse No. 12 Outside Shot who was right there last time out at this distance. 10-11-12**

Key Play

$5 Q 12 with 10-11 for $10

Race 6

No. 5 It’s Partytime gets a little drop in class and that just may get her home on top, No. 10 Sky Account has the speed to take these back to back if she can clear early. 5-10

Key Play

$2 double

5th 10-11-12

6th 5-10 for $12

Race 7

The trip is the answer in this race and it will be No. 3 Compari, No. 4 Returning or No. 5 Ghost Ruler which one gets the best trip. 3-4-5

Race 8

No. 7 Straightomidnight exits a nice maiden score and now becomes claim proof in this starter allowance race. No. 9 Six Eighteen fits the same bill. 7-9

Key Play

$1 pick four

5th 10-11-12

6th 5-10

7th 3-4-5

8th 7-9 for $36

GOLDEN GATE FIELDS

Race 1

No. 3 Yerevan Sky is the key in this race as she improved big time off the layoff and looks set for the maiden breaker. 3

Race 2

No. 4 Slews Destiny is the speed and if he still has three legs he will take these back-to-back. 4

Race 3

There is absolutely no early speed in this race except No. 1 Primary Notice, if he can clear early he will be long gone. 1

Race 4

No. 1 Chestnut Touch gets back on the main after a failed attempt on the grass and he is the horse to beat. No. 2 Hunter Creek is in top form and has a win and two seconds from three starts here at the gate. No. 7 Johnny The Watch is a win machine here at the Gate with nine wins from 17 starts. 1-2-7

Key Play

$2 pick four

1st 3

2nd 4

3rd 1

4th 1-2-7 for $6

$4 Q box 1-2-7 for $12

$4 Q 1 with 2-7 for $8

Race 5

No. 12 Pleasant Prospect is stuck outside in this 1 1/16 route but will tuck back early and swing out in the stretch and run them down at the wire. 12

Key Play

$10 win and place 12 for $20

Race 6

We will go deep in here and make a dime super box using No. 1 Sarah’s Melody, No. 2 Kelli O, No. 4 Janlisa, No. 6 Diva Dolly and No. 7 Tense Voyage. 1-2-4-6-7

Key Play

.10 super box 1-2-4-6-7 for $12

$2 double

5th 12

6th 1-2-4-6-7 for $10

Race 7

We will use two horses exiting the same race in here, No. 1 Kilkenny Creek and No. 5 Mean Joleene. 1-5

Race 8

We will single No. 5 Saipan in the late pick three as he looks best in here. 5

Key Play

$1 Pick three

6th 1-2-4-6-7

7th 1-5

8th 5 for$10

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