Horse Racing News
Heavy rain and dense fog created another sloppy track in his quest for the Triple Crown this season, but Justify again overcame elements to win the Preakness Stakes.
Red Ruby pulled away from Coach Rocks on a sloppy track Friday and cruised to a 4 3/4-length victory in the Black-Eyed Susan Stakes.
She may have disappointed her legion of fans for much of the last year, but tab.com.au form analyst Mitchell Lamb is prepared to give Egg Tart one last crack at Doomben this weekend.
Bob Baffert, the trainer for Kentucky Derby winner and Preakness favorite Justify, opted for a stall that was as far from the beaten path as possible for his chestnut colt at Pimlico.
Justify is the 1-2 morning-line favorite in an eight-horse field at the Preakness coming off his impressive win in the Kentucky Derby.
He may not have done himself any favours at Randwick on ANZAC Day, but tab.com.au form analyst Mitchell Lamb remains confident in Separated's ability.
Kentucky Derby winner Justify is the favorite for the Preakness Stakes. A look at each of the field's eight horses chances Saturday from Pimlico.
Justify's feet were tender following the Kentucky Derby but the problem is behind him after quick treatment and he is on track for the Preakness, trainer Bob Baffert said Thursday.
Wednesday's best racing action comes from Warwick Farm and Sandown, tab.com.au form analyst Mitchell Lamb settling on a a juicy $6.50 option as his best bet of the day.
A bettor from Austin, Texas, picked five straight winners in Races 8-12 on Saturday at Churchill Downs, culminating with Justify's win in the Kentucky Derby. The bet, placed at Retama Park in Selma, Texas, returned $1.2 million.