Category Archive: Handicappers

Picking winners is the best handicapping strategy

And the “value” jinx was once again a sure thing, as one TV picker said he was looking for “value” and then tabbed Firing Line. Whereas it is great fun to beat a favorite, there’s this to keep in mind: all favorites are not alike. . American Pharoah is not like the even-money horse in […]

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The Best Long Shot Bet in Horse Racing Handicapping

Now circle each horse that qualifies. Once you have identified horses that have proven they can win at the distance, surface, and level, find out if the horse who is the likely favorite in the race has done the same thing.. If you have the ability to watch the pools and spot inside money it […]

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Preakness 2012: Six horses to watch – Page 6

I was impressed with the way he did everything. Derby winner is second-favorite at Preakness Preakness Stakes cheat sheet: 6 things to know Nowadays, it’s wise not to discard the chances of horses trained by Dale Romans. 11 post. AP Photo/Garry Jones . He was fourth in the Arkansas Derby, 9¾ lengths behind Bodemeister, in […]

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