Turf Classic Day at Belmont – Super Saturday

From NYRA Press Office The fields are shaping up for the first of two spectacular ‘Super Saturdays’ of racing on Saturday, October 1 at Belmont Park leading up to the Breeders’ Cup World Thoroughbred Championships on November 4-5 at Santa Anita Park. The Grade 1, $500,000 Joe Hirsch Turf Classic Invitational for 3-year-olds and up, will headline an exciting day that includes four other graded stakes: the Grade 1, $350,000 Vosburgh for sprinters; the Grade

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Papo picks the G1 Pennsylvania Derby

By Papo Morales, AmWager Parx Race 11 Grade 1 Pennsylvania Derby A full field of twelve three-year-old’s running for the winner’s share of $1.25 million in the pinnacle race on the Parx card, the Pennsylvania Derby. First run in 1979, the Pennsylvania Derby has had some notable winners including Broad Brush, Dixieland Band, Summer Squall, Harlan’s Holiday and last year Frosted.

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October Breeders’ Cup “Win & You’re In” Races

Date, Race, Track, Breeders’ Cup Division Oct 1, Vosburgh Invitational Stakes, Belmont Park, TwinSpires SprintOct 1, FrontRunner Stakes, Santa Anita Park, Sentient Jet JuvenileOct 1, Joe Hirsch Turf Classic Invitational, Belmont Park, Longines TurfOct 1, Zenyatta Stakes, Santa Anita Park, Longines DistaffOct 1, Chandelier Stakes, Santa Anita Park, 14 Hands Winery Juvenile FilliesOct 1, Rodeo Drive Stakes, Santa Anita Park, Filly & Mare TurfOct 1, Awesome Again Stakes, Santa Anita Park, ClassicOct 2, Sprinters Stakes,

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Papo picks the Canadian Stakes at Woodbine

By Papo Morales, AmWager An outstanding day of racing at Woodbine on Saturday with a stakes filled card and several multi-race guarantees including $150k early Pick 4, $250k late Pick 4 and a $100k late Pick 5. With rolling pick 3’s and .20 cent incremental base bets on all the “pick” wagers, there are several opportunities to get involved with the exotic wagers and with potentially minimum investments. It’s worth noting that AmWager will be

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Papo Picks the One Dreamer Stakes at Kentucky Downs

By Papo Morales, AmWager Race 8 One Dreamer Stakes 1 mile 70 yards A contentious field of ten fillies and mares looking to take the winner’s share of the $150,000 purse racing over the undulating Kentucky Downs turf course. Morning line favoritism falls on Annulment (5-2) for trainer Vicki Oliver. The Broken Vow mare has been a graded stakes performer throughout her career, albeit many of those races were at distances longer than Saturday’s race.

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