Month: December 2018

Betting the Starlet Stakes on a $20 Budget

The 2018 edition of the Starlet Stakes on Saturday at Los Alamitos drew a compact but competitive field of six fillies seeking their first Grade 1 victory. The Starlet if part of the “Road to the Longines Kentucky Oaks” series, and the winner of this race will earn 10 points toward qualifying for the 2019…

2018 Garland of Roses Stakes Entries & Odds

Vertical Oak, multiple graded stakes winner, set to make her first start since capturing the Dream Supreme on November 4 at Churchill Downs, will headline a competitive field of five in the 33rd edition of the $100,000 Garland of Roses Stakes for fillies and mares 3-years-old and up going six furlongs on Saturday at Aqueduct…

2018 Copa Confraternidad Entries & Odds

Jala Jala, Cuadra San Jorge’s star filly & upset winner of the Clasico del Caribe in spectacular fashion a year ago at Gulfstream Park, returns to South Florida for a chance at making history in Saturday’s $100,000 Copa Confraternidad. The 1 ¼-mile Copa Confraternidad for 3-year-olds and up on the main track is one of…

2018 Clasico del Caribe Entries & Odds

Kukulkan installed as the 3-5 favorite for the $300,000 Clasico del Caribe Gulfstream Park will host the Clasico Internacional del Caribe – the Caribbean and Latin America’s premier Thoroughbred event – on Saturday, Dec. 8 during its Championship Meet. Undefeated Kukulkan will be the star attraction Saturday when the $600,000 Clasico Internacional del Caribe visits…

2018 Los Alamitos Winter Thoroughbred Meet

The third and final Thoroughbred meet of 2018 at Los Alamitos Race Course will begin Thursday, Dec. 6. The eight-day Winter season follows the 12-day Los Angeles County Fair at Los Alamitos meet in September and the 12-day Summer Thoroughbred Festival in June-July. Racing will be conducted on a Thursday-Sunday basis through Sunday, Dec. 16.…

2018 Los Alamitos Futurity Entries & Odds

Los Alamitos – A Hall of Famer and two-time Triple Crown winner, Bob Baffert has won the last four editions of the Los Alamitos Futurity with McKinzie, Mastery, Mor Spirit and Dortmund, and has a total of 10 wins. He appears likely to continue his stranglehold upon the $300,000 Los Alamitos Futurity (G1) when sending…