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That Handicapping Show: Long Island Handicap

That Handicapping Show: Long Island Handicap

Claire Novak, Tom LaMarra and special guest Ellis Starr handicap the Long Island Handicap. Presented by Equibase Download Equibase Past Performances for the Long Island Handicap.

BC 2015 Friday News Wrap

BC 2015 Friday News Wrap

Claire Novak recaps Breeders' Cup Friday, including Stopchargingmaria's win in the Breeders' Cup Distaff.

Breeders' Cup Classic and Distaff Draw Recap

Breeders' Cup Classic and Distaff Draw Recap

Claire Novak shares thoughts from the Breeders' Cup Classic and Distaff post position draw. Hear thoughts from Victor Espinoza, Jerry Crawford and Richard Mandella.

THS: Breeders' Cup Classic Preview

THS: Breeders' Cup Classic Preview

Claire Novak, Tom LaMarra, and special guest Ellis Starr preview the probable field for the Breeders' Cup Classic. Sponsored by Equibase Review the Breeders' Cup pre-entries here.

THS: The Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup

THS: The Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup

Claire Novak, Ellis Starr, and Tom LaMarra preview the Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup featuring Sentiero Italia, Blond Me, Miss Temple City, Her Emmynency, and Feathered. Sponsored by Equibase Download Equibase Past Performances for the Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup.

That Handicapping Show September 17, 2015

That Handicapping Show September 17, 2015

Claire Novak and Tom LaMarra take a look at the Pennsylvania Derby and briefly discuss the Cotillion Stakes. Download Equibase Past Performances for the Pennsylvania Derby.

That Handicapping Show: The Woodward Stakes

That Handicapping Show: The Woodward Stakes

Claire Novak and Tom LaMarra preview the Woodward Stakes (gr. I) featuring Wicked Strong, Liam's Map, Mylute, and Protonico. Download Equibase Past Performances for the Woodward.

That Handicapping Show: The Travers Stakes

That Handicapping Show: The Travers Stakes

Claire Novak and Tom LaMarra preview the Travers Stakes (gr. I) featuring American Pharoah, Texas Red, and Frosted. Download Equibase Past Performances for the Travers Stakes.

That Handicapping Show: The Pacific Classic

That Handicapping Show: The Pacific Classic

Claire Novak and Tom LaMarra preview the Pacific Classic (gr. I) featuring Beholder, Bayern, Catch a Flight, Hard Aces, and Red Vine. Download Equibase Past Performances for the Pacific Classic.

That Handicapping Show: Haskell Invitational

That Handicapping Show: Haskell Invitational

Claire Novak and Frank Angst handicap the return of the Triple Crown winner, American Pharoah, in the Haskell Invitational at Monmouth Park. Download Equibase Past Performances for the Haskell Invitational. For further analysis courtesy of America’s Best Racing, check out "How to Make Money Betting American Pharoah in Haskell."

Wise Dan after his July 17, 2015 Breeze

Wise Dan after his July 17, 2015 Breeze

Claire Novak comments on two-time Horse of the Year Wise Dan's breeze at Keeneland on July 17, 2015, while the champion takes a bath in the background.

That Handicapping Show: Eddie Read Stakes

That Handicapping Show: Eddie Read Stakes

Claire Novak and Frank Angst handicap the Eddie Read stakes in the opening weekend for Del Mar. Download Equibase Past Performances for the Eddie Read Stakes.

That Handicapping Show: Belmont Derby Invitational

That Handicapping Show: Belmont Derby Invitational

Claire Novak and Tom LaMarra handicap the Belmont Derby Invitational at Belmont Park. Will the international contenders spoil the locals and how will Bolo perform? Download Equibase Past Performances for the Belmont Derby Invitational.

That Handicapping Show: The Stephen Foster

That Handicapping Show: The Stephen Foster

Claire Novak and Tom LaMarra preview the Stephen Foster Handicap (gr. I) June 13 at Churchill Downs. Download Equibase Past Performances for the Stephen Foster.

Preakness News Update for May 15, 2015

Preakness News Update for May 15, 2015

Claire Novak updates the news of the day, including the first Pimlico appearances of the week from Bodhisattva and Divining Rod, as well as trackwork from American Pharoah, Dortmund, and Firing Line. Also, an early weather forecast for Preakness Day.

That Handicapping Show: Preakness Stakes

That Handicapping Show: Preakness Stakes

Claire Novak and Tom LaMarra handicap the Preakness Stakes from Pimlico Race Course. Does Tom see bets of value in the race, and who will the duo choose outside the top 3 Kentucky Derby finishers? Download Equibase Past Performances for the Preakness Stakes.

Kentucky Oaks Scene Setter

Kentucky Oaks Scene Setter

Claire Novak sets the Churchill Downs scene with updates on the Kentucky Oaks and Kentucky Derby on May 1, 2015.

Kentucky Derby News Update: April 28, 2015

Kentucky Derby News Update: April 28, 2015

Claire Novak recaps the news of the day, including Carpe Diem, Mubtaahij, and International Star on track, comments from trainer Mike de Kock, and the Oaks post position draw.

Kentucky Derby News Update: April 26, 2015

Kentucky Derby News Update: April 26, 2015

Claire Novak updates the news of the day, including American Pharoah's work, Oaks works from Lovely Maria and I'm a Chatterbox, and the impending Derby arrivers, Dortmund, Firing Line, and Bolo.

That Handicapping Show: Kentucky Derby Preview

That Handicapping Show: Kentucky Derby Preview

Tom LaMarra and Claire Novak take an early look at the potential Kentucky Derby contenders. Watch to see which contenders to keep a closer watch on as they work this weekend.

On the Way In Uruguay

On the Way In Uruguay

Breeders hope imported stallions will improve stock. Read the full feature in the March 7, 2015 issue of Blood-Horse Magazine.

THS: Fasig-Tipton Swale Stakes

THS: Fasig-Tipton Swale Stakes

Claire Novak and Tom LaMarra handicap the Fasig-Tipton Swale Stakes this week. The duo discuss Daredevil, Souper Colossal, Senor Grits, and more! Download Brisnet Past Performances for the Swale Stakes.

That Handicapping Show - Holy Bull Stakes

That Handicapping Show - Holy Bull Stakes

Claire Novak and Frank Angst handicap the Holy Bull Stakes at Gulfstream Park on January 24, 2015. Download Brisnet Past Performances for the Holy Bull.

That Handicapping Show: The Los Alamitos Futurity

That Handicapping Show: The Los Alamitos Futurity

Claire Novak and special guest Ellis Starr of Equibase preview the Los Alamitos Futurity (gr. I) featuring Dortmund, Mr. Z, and Firing Line. Download Brisnet Past Performances for the Los Alamitos Futurity.

That Handicapping Show: Mrs. Revere Stakes

That Handicapping Show: Mrs. Revere Stakes

Claire Novak and Tom LaMarra handicap the Mrs. Revere Stakes at Churchill Downs this weekend. With an overflow field of 18 contenders, who do you think will win? Download Brisnet Past Performances for the Mrs. Revere Stakes.

That Handicapping Show - River City Handicap

That Handicapping Show - River City Handicap

Claire Novak and Tom LaMarra handicap the River City Handicap, which will be run on Saturday, November 8 at Churchill Downs. Download Brisnet Past Performances for the River City Handicap.

That Handicapping Show - Breeders' Cup Classic

That Handicapping Show - Breeders' Cup Classic

Claire Novak and Tom LaMarra are joined by Eric Guillot for the Breeders' Cup Classic edition of That Handicapping Show. Download Brisnet Past Performances for the Breeders' Cup Classic.

Zenyatta: Champion Mother

Zenyatta: Champion Mother

Learn more about Zenyatta's life as a broodmare in this companion piece to "Long Live The Queen," Tracy Gantz's Breeders' Cup longform at www.BloodHorse.com/Zenyatta. This video was produced in the weeks before the passing of 'Z Princess,' Zenyatta's weanling filly. Our condolences go out to her connections.

That Handicapping Show: Hagyard Fayette S.

That Handicapping Show: Hagyard Fayette S.

Claire Novak and Tom LaMarra handicap the Hagyard Fayette Stakes at Keeneland. The duo discuss early speed versus tactical speed and examine Departing, Code West, Pick of the Litter, and Long River.

That Handicapping Show: Raven Run Stakes

That Handicapping Show: Raven Run Stakes

Claire Novak and Frank Angst handicap the Raven Run Stakes from Keeneland this weekend. With a full field who do you think will win? Download Brisnet Past Performances for the Raven Run Stakes.

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