Tar Heel Mom leads field of 7 into GII Gallant Bloom Stakes | PP#’s,PP’s, Picks and M/L Odds

The $150,000GII Gallant Bloom Stakes is the other GII this weekend!

Leading a very good group of 7 older Fillies and Mares into this 6 1/2 f shootout at Belmont Park this Saturday is Tar Heel Mom!

Tar Heel Mom (seen here) has come 1st or 2nd in her last 6 outings, all in stakes or graded stakes races and is a very deserving 2/1 favorite here on Saturday!

A win here for Tar Heel Mom could be a steppingstone to Louisville and a probable start in the Breeders’ Cup Fillies and Mare Sprint on Nov. 4th at Churchill Down!

Each horse’s name is linked to a profile of that horse, just “Click” on the name,

Past Performances are at the bottom of each profile!

PP. Horse, Jockey, M/L Odds, Weight, Trainer,

1. Tar Heel Mom, at 2/1 A O Solis, 120, S M Hough
2. Moontune Missy at 6/1, R Maragh, 115, E G Harty
3.  Buckleupbuttercup  at 8/1, C H Velasquez, 115, E Kenneally
4. Tamarind Hall  at 7/2, D Cohen, 118, J C Englehart
5. Lovely Lil at 12/1, R A Dominguez, 114, M E  Hushion
6. Pomeroys Pistol at 5/2, J Castellano, 115, A Tarrant
7. Katy Now at 12/1, C S Nakatani, 115, T A Pletcher

Post time is 5:18pm!

Picks would be 1,6,4,3 in bx’d ex’s and tri’s with a 7 chaser in a super play!

So we are picking up steam towards Louisville, Churchill Downs and the 2011 Breeders’ Cup weekend and this contest just might have a berth for some of these fine ladies in the Fillies and Mares Sprint on Nov. 4th!

Pennsylvania Derby 2011 | Post Positions, Picks, M/L Odds and Free PP’s

With Post Positions now drawn and the Morning Line Odds set, the final big million dollar contest of 2011 3yo season is upon us in the form of the $1,000,000, GII Pennsylvania Derby, going 1 1/8 mile, out on the Parx Racing (seen here) main track this Saturday!

Free Past Performances – for this year’s group!

A field of 9, 3yo’s was drawn this morning, with hopes of some here, making the Nov. 5th Breeders’ Cup Classic field at Churchill Downs with a win here on Saturday!

Ruler On Ice and To Honor and Serve will be the marquee names for this 3yo tussle here at Parx on Saturday!

Horse Names are linked to that horse’s profile, just “Click” on any name, Past Performances are at the bottom of each profile!

So here is the P.A. Derby’s “Class of 2011” by Post Position, Horse, M/L Odds, Weight, Jockey!

1. Ruler On Ice at 5/2  – 124lb – Garrett K. Gomez

2. Arthur’s Tale at 12/1 – 114lb  – Alan  Garcia

3. Pender Harbour at 12/1 – 119lb – Luis  Contreras

4. Norman Asbjornson at 12/1 – 114lb – Julian  Pimentel

5.  Rush Now at 9/2 -114lb – tba

6. Isn’t He Perfect at 20/1 -114lb – tba

7. To Honor and Serve at 3/1 – 114lb – Jose  Lezcano

8. J.W Blue at 8/1 – 114lb – Cornelio H. Velasquez

9. Rattlesnake Bridge at 4/1 – 119lb – John R. Velazquez

Post Time is at 5:45 pm!

Our Picks would be – 7,1,3,9 in boxed ex’s or tri’s, with 8,5 mixed in to supers!

So after this final big 3yo tilt is in the record books, this year’s 3yo group will now, for the most part, have to run with their elders. So it is a bittersweet graduation day here at Parx Racing and the P.A. Derby for the 3yoClass of 2011!

Good luck out there boys!

The Charles Town Oaks – Results

Charlestown in broad daylight!

Looking for a bit of wagering fun tonight?


Strike The Moon wins $400,000 Charles Town Oaks!

Results were 9,4,10,5 in a time of 1:24.4 for this 2-turn 7f shootout at the Bullring tonight!

Try the $400,000 Charles Town Oaks, 3yo fillies only, going 7f’s at the “Bullring” of  Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races.

Some very good 3yo Fillies are here to dash for some big cash in this short 2-turn shootout that includes names like Strike the Moon, Hot Summer, Coax Liberty and Her Smile are among a group of 10 fine ladies!

So let’s do some intro’s here starting with Post Position, Horse and M/L Odds,

Names are linked to that horse’s profile, just Click on any name!

1. Withgreatpleasure at 12/1

2. Coax Liberty at 6/1

3. Her Smile at 5/2

4. Groupie Doll at 9/2

5. Hot Summer at 3/1

6. Grand Kisses at 8/1

7. Princess Cecilia at 20/1

8. Tourmaline at 20/1

9. Strike the Moon at 10/1

10. My Sunshine Gal at 12/1

Post time is at 10:30 pm

Picks are – 2,3,5,9 in a bx’d ex or tri and in the super add in 4,6 in a very good wagering contest here tonight, as a $2 super payout might just be “Grand” here!

So another big evening of stakes action at the Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races tonight with almost $1,000,000 in purse money up for grabs all thru out this Saturday night card!

So if you looking for an evening for solid handicapping fun, try theBullring” tonight, Ole!

Woodbine Mile 2011 | Post Positions, Picks, Free PP’s and M/L Odds

Yes, we have all the 2011 GI Woodbine Mile info here for you on this $1,000,000 for 3yo’s and up turfer out on the Woodbine turf this Sunday!

This dust-up is also for a “Win and You’re In” berth in the TVG Mile turf division as part of this year’s Breeders’ Cup Challenge Series!

We’ll go by PP#, Horse and M/L Odds here

Free PP’s for this race!

Highlighted Horse’s Name are all linked to a profile of that horse, just “Click” on the name!

PP Horse                           M/L Odds
1. Hollinger                     at 20/1
2. Forte Dei Marmi       at 15/1
3. Woodbourne              at  30/1
4. Courageous Cat        at 3/1
5. Right One                    at 8/1
6. Grand Adventure     at 8/1
7. Riding the River       at 20/1
8. Turallure                     at 5/1
9. Side Glance                 at 4/1
10. Kara’s Orientation  at 15/1
11. Dance And Dance     at 6/1
12. Court Vision               at 10/1

Post time is at 5:42 pm

Picks are – 9,7,4,5 with 12,10,6 as super chasers!

So the winner here gets a Breeders’ Cup TVG Mile berth and chance to take on 3-time TVG Mile winner Goldikova! Lucky winner here?