Horse Racing & Industry News
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Saratoga Summer Meet
Betting Strategies: Saturday’s Early Pick Five at Saratoga
Saratoga racing is back! While the back half of Saturday’s opening weekend program looks chalky, the first several races could contain opportunities to find value.
Saratoga Summer Meet Sizzles This Year — Schedule Of Top Races, Including Breeders’ Cup Qualifiers
Saratoga’s Summer Meet kicks off this weekend and runs through Labor Day. Take a look at the top races and other schedule highlights.
Big Names, Big Fields, Big Purses Make For Big Racing This Weekend
Big things are happening in horse racing this weekend at tracks across the nation. From Saratoga to Del Mar, bettors are hoping to cash in.
‘Win And You’re In’ Races Provide Breeders’ Cup Players A Solid Preview
Qualifying races for the Nov. 5 Breeders’ Cup are underway. Last Saturday featured surprise winners in Cyberknife and Pyledriver.
Updated on June 23, 2022
With the Triple Crown and traditional spring meets in the books, racing’s eyes now turn to some of the sport’s biggest meets of the year. Saratoga Race Course and the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club will host their summer meets beginning next month. Stay tuned to Playfecta for news and handicapping analysis of races such as the Travers and Pacific Classic.
Tickets for July’s $1 million TVG.com Haskell Stakes are now on sale. The July 23 race always attracts Triple Crown graduates and has drawn live crowds of over 60,000 people. Tickets will go quickly, so be ready to scoop yours up on SeatGeek. You can also get tickets in person at Monmouth Park by visiting the reserved seating booth on the second floor of the Grandstand on any live racing day. General admission on Haskell Day is $20; reserved seats range from $5 to $30.
Approaching the Gates: Haskell Stakes
Updated on July 19
All eyes will be on Monmouth Park’s Haskell Stakes this weekend. Saturday’s card is loaded with 14 graded stakes. Posts will be drawn on Wednesday, so be on the lookout for our preview. Expect some top names — Taiba, Cyberknife, and White Abbario to be among the top contenders.