With a spirit of optimism, we not only look forward to 2014 but try to close the books on 2013 on a positive note. read blog
TimeformUS Weekend Plays: The Hollywood Park Swan Song read blog
TimeformUS: Saturday Plays from Betfair Hollywood Park and Gulfstream Read Blog
Handicapping tournaments are an important growth area for horse racing, say racetrack officials and horse players. One professional handicapper urges the industry not to stop here but to push forward with exchange wagering.
Finding ways to help Thoroughbred racing fans and horseplayers navigate the vast amount of data the sport generates was the focus of a five-member panel discussion at the Arizona Global Symposium on Racing & Gaming.
TimeformUS Saturday Plays from Betfair Hollywood Park Read Blog
Brisnet.com's Ultimate Guide to Betting Tampa Bay Downs read blog
Thanksgiving eve includes a Pick 4 carryover at Portland Meadows and a five-stakes program at Zia Park. read blog
TimeformUS Weekend Plays from Delta Downs, Churchill, and Betfair Hollywood Park read blog
TimeformUS Weekend Plays from Aqueduct, Churchill and Betfair Hollywood Park read blog
When it comes to handicapping, re-learning something you already knew can be just as valuable as learning something new. read blog
TimeformUS Weekend Plays: The Summer Secretary and the Hollywood Prevue read blog
The Brisnet.com Ultimate Guide To Picking Horses On Top read blog
Brisnet.com Ultimate Guide To The Most Important Race on Breeders' Cup Friday read blog
TimeformUS looks at The Bold Ruler at Belmont Park. read blog
TimeformUS: Top Last-Out Speed Figures in the Breeders' Cup read blog
TimeformUS Weekend Plays: The Raven Run read blog
Brisnet.com Ultimate Queen Elizabeth Preview: Fast is Fast even on turf. read blog
Brisnet.com's Ultimate Guide To Letting A Wagering Menu Work For You & a $200 Contest read blog
The Horseplayers Association of North America said Sept. 9 it has launched a monthly e-magazine that focuses on handicapping horse races.
TwinSpires.com is launching a new faster-paced, multi-track wager Aug. 17 that is structured so players will see the first race through the fifth race in 90 minutes.
The tablet-optimized product features new handicapping tools for analyzing pace and offers a speed rating that has been harmonized with Timeform's European ratings.
TwinSpires.com's summer handicapping contest is offering $1,500 daily to anyone who places consecutive winning $10 show bets for an entire card. If no one succeeds, the payout rolls over to the next day.
- By Pete Denk
Use handicapper Pete Denk's expert analysis of this weekend's major races to unlock the pari-mutuel window successfully! Order Report
When you get right down to it, the Belmont Stakes is all about stamina; horses running a distance they likely will never run again. You can throw out speed figures and any other handicapping tool you use. read blog
Tom LaMarra and Pete Denk discuss exacta, trifecta and superfecta bets. Sponsored by HRTV.
- By Frank Angst
Katie Mikolay Gensler joins Keeneland handicapper Mike Battaglia to provide live paddock commentary and selections at the spring meet. watch video
Evan Hammonds recaps the Holy Bull Stakes as well as a few other stellar performances from the weekend. What did you think of the Holy Bull Stakes? watch video
Pat Cummings' analysis of racing Jan. 17 at the Dubai World Cup Carnival at Meydan Racecourse.
Evan recaps the CashCall Futurity as well as Saginaw's tie for 10 wins this year. watch video
You missed the worst million-dollar race I have ever seen (the Pennsylvania Derby), and one of the best races with a four-horse field that I can remember (Questing vs. My Miss Aurelia in the Cotillion). read blog
The "Night School" online fan education program will offer its first industry town hall meeting Sept. 11 evening, organizers said.
Pete and Evan examine the Fourstardave Handicap at Saratoga. watch video
A handicapping tournament based on players' return on investment--not how much they wager--will be offered by BetPTC.com Aug. 4.
Evan recaps the American Derby, Man o War Stakes, and more from the weekend's races. watch video
A value approach to maiden claimers. read blog
Pete Denk introduces his new handicapping blog. read blog
Bittersweet is probably the best way to express my feelings on the following news: I will be leaving The Blood-Horse on May 22, just after my coverage of the Preakness. read blog
Union Rags' defeat changed the complexion of the 2012 Kentucky Derby. read blog
Kenny and Sue McPeek, past winners of the Big Sport of Turfdom Award, announced the launch of their iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch application Horse Races NOW!
Evan recaps the Florida Derby (gr. I) and the Louisiana Derby (gr. II). watch video
For the fourth consecutive year Keeneland is the top-rated racetrack under the Horseplayers Association of North America racetrack ratings system.
The first division of the grade III Southwest Stakes looks like the stronger of the two, so we may have to work that much harder to find the winner. Let's get right down to it for both divisions.
"Night School," created and hosted by Horse Player NOW, will launch this year's 40-program run Feb. 28.
Michael Beychok of Baton Rouge, La., topped a record field of 480 to win the $1 million first-place prize as "Handicapper of the Year" at the 13th Daily Racing Form/NTRA National Handicapping Championship.
Jason Shandler, Tom LaMarra and Ian Tapp handicap the Marshua's River Stakes at Gulfstream Park this week. watch video
Fan education in the horse racing industry made some inroads in 2011, with plans to ramp things up in 2012.
These horses have the potential to light up the board at Churchill Downs read blog
Vision 2020, a group conceived to educate and give a voice to the under-40 generation of horseracing participants, has released "Fantasy Capping," a group project designed to develop new interest in the industry.
The "Sovereign Stable Handicapping Challenge," a free, online handicapping tournament, will take place on Saturday, Aug. 13. The top finisher will receive a guaranteed berth in the National Handicapping Championship.
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