PEDIGREE HANDICAPPING – DISTANCE SIRES
August 17th, 2018

With some important 10 furlong fixtures like the Pacific Classic (G1), Alabama S. (G1) and Travers S. (G1) on tap over the next two weekends, we decided to analyze which stallions are true ‘distance sires’. The Horses & Sires feature in the Betmix handicapping software makes it easy. The first two charts below show the Read More


SHARP ANGLES – ARLINGTON MILLION & SECRETARIAT S.
August 10th, 2018

Arlington Million (G1) & Secretariat S. (G1) at Arlington Park 10F on Turf (August 11) Horse Racing Data Analyzed: 12 Arlington graded turf stakes at 10 furlongs Date Range: January 1, 2012 – Present Sharp Angle: Ranked 1st in Speed This Distance Factor Stats: 16 contenders, 5 winners (31%, $25.60 flat win bet profit, 180 ROI%), 9 Read More


PEDIGREE HANDICAPPING – GRADE 1 SIRES
August 1st, 2018

There are over 60 North American Grade 1 races set for the last five months of 2018, including signature events at the Saratoga, Del Mar, Arlington and Keeneland Fall meetings. So what better time to look at how the progeny of North America’s top sires have fared in races at the highest level. The charts Read More


SHARP ANGLES – BOWLING GREEN STAKES
July 27th, 2018

Bowling Green S. (G2) at Saratoga 11F on Turf (July 28) Horse Racing Data Analyzed: 18 Saratoga grass stakes at 11-12 furlongs Date Range: January 1, 2012 – Present Sharp Angle: Ranked 1st Trainer Current Year Factor Stats: 31 contenders, 9 winners (29%, $37.20 flat win bet profit, 160 ROI%), 15 win/place (48%, $18.20 flat place bet Read More


PEDIGREE HANDICAPPING – SARATOGA DIRT SIRES
July 17th, 2018

The 40-day Saratoga meeting is perhaps the most challenging puzzle for handicappers to decipher each year. Betmix was built for the challenge and the ability to mine sire data is just one of the powerful ways Betmix users can get an edge over the general wagering public. Click here for Del Mar Sire Stats The Read More


PEDIGREE HANDICAPPING – DEL MAR DIRT SIRES
July 14th, 2018

Here we go! The boutique summer racing season kicks off on Wednesday, July 18 when Del Mar opens its gates. In our continuing effort to provide Betmix users unique handicapping data we dove into some sire performance trends for the seaside track. Click here for Saratoga Sire Stats The chart below shows the top 20 Read More


SHARP ANGLES – SUBURBAN HANDICAP
July 6th, 2018

Suburban H. (G2) at Belmont Park 10F on Dirt (July 7) Horse Racing Data Analyzed: 10 Belmont Park Dirt Stakes at 10 furlongs Date Range: January 1, 2012 – Present Sharp Angle: Ranked Average Speed Last 3 Factor Stats: 10 contenders, 4 winners (40%, $15.50 flat win bet profit, 177 ROI%), 6 place/show (60%) The Suburban Handicap Read More


SHARP ANGLES – OHIO DERBY
June 21st, 2018

Ohio Derby (G3) at Thistledown 9F on Dirt (June 23) Horse Racing Data Analyzed: 7 dirt stakes for 3YOs going 9 furlongs Date Range: January 1, 2013 – Present Sharp Angle: Ranked 1st in Last Purse Rank Factor Stats: 18 contenders, 6 winners (33%, $10.40 flat win bet profit, 128 ROI%), 10 place/show (55%, $6.00 place bet Read More


SHARP ANGLES – WISE DAN S.
June 15th, 2018

Wise Dan S. (G2) at Churchill Downs 8.5F on Turf (June 16) Horse Racing Data Analyzed: 48 middle distance turf stakes at Churchill Downs Date Range: January 1, 2013 – Present Sharp Angle: Ranked 1st in Trainer Current Year Factor Stats: 60 contenders, 15 winners (25%, $121.40 flat win bet profit, 229 ROI%), 23 win/place ($32.70 place Read More


PEDIGREE HANDICAPPING – BELMONT DIRT SIRES
June 6th, 2018

The Belmont Stakes Racing Festival has quickly emerged as one of the most compelling racing and handicapping weekends of the year. With 10 of the 15 stakes events contested on the main track, we used the Sire Analysis feature within Betmix Angler to look at the progeny of all stallions with starters in the Festival Read More


PEDIGREE HANDICAPPING – TURF SPRINT SIRES
May 31st, 2018

Late last year we took a look at the progeny performance of the leading 2017 Turf Sires from a handicapping perspective. This time we’ll be a little more specific and delve into the data for Turf Sprints (grass races under 7.5 furlongs). We started with the top 25 sires by 2018 turf starts and then Read More


SHARP ANGLES – GOLD CUP AT SANTA ANITA
May 24th, 2018

Gold Cup at Santa Anita 10F on Dirt (May 26) Horse Racing Data Analyzed: 13 Santa Anita dirt Graded Stakes at 10 furlongs Date Range: January 1, 2013 – Present Sharp Angle: Ranked 1st in Last Late Pace Factor Stats: 13 contenders, 6 winners (46%, $51.40 flat win bet profit, 297 ROI%, 10 place/show $17.00 place bet Read More


SHARP ANGLES – MISS PREAKNESS STAKES & CHICK LANG STAKES
May 17th, 2018

Miss Preakness S. & Chick Lang S.  6F on Dirt (May 18 & May 19) Horse Racing Data Analyzed: 10 Pimlico dirt Stakes for 3YOs going 6 furlongs Date Range: January 1, 2013 – Present Sharp Angle: Ranked 1st in Best Speed Last 3 Factor Stats: 11 contenders, 4 winners (36%, $12.20 flat win bet profit, 155 Read More


SHARP ANGLES – MAN O’ WAR STAKES
May 11th, 2018

Man o’ War S. 11F on Turf (May 12) Horse Racing Data Analyzed: 47 graded stakes at Belmont Park on turf, 10 furlongs or longer Date Range: January 1, 2013 – Present Sharp Angle: Ranked 1st in Avg Lifetime Earnings Factor Stats: 47 contenders, 20 winners (42%, $33.40 flat win bet profit, 135 ROI%, 26 win/place Read More


PEDIGREE HANDICAPPING – KENTUCKY DERBY DISTANCE SIRES
April 30th, 2018

Perhaps the biggest question when handicapping the Kentucky Derby is whether or not a young three-year-old is up to the challenging mile and a quarter distance. Their pedigree, starting with the sire, can provide important clues. Fifteen stallions have sired the 20 horses likely to break from the Derby starting gate on May 5 and Read More


PEDIGREE HANDICAPPING – SIRE PERFORMANCE AT CHURCHILL DOWNS
April 26th, 2018

Handicappers have heard the adage ‘horses for courses’ to signify a thoroughbred that seems to run best over a certain racetrack. But what about ‘sires for courses’? Since Betmix Angler features stallion data we can attempt to answer that question. With Kentucky Derby 144 on the horizon we took a look at the sires of Read More


SHARP ANGLES – WANDO STAKES
April 20th, 2018

Wando S. 8.5F on All Weather (April 21) Horse Racing Data Analyzed: 28 stakes at 8.5 furlongs for 3-year-olds over Woodbine main track Date Range: January 1, 2013 – Present Sharp Angle: Ranked 1st in Speed This Distance Factor Stats: 32 contenders, 11 winners (34%, $26.30 flat win bet profit, 141 ROI%, 21 in the money 65%) Read More


SHARP ANGLES – ARKANSAS DERBY
April 13th, 2018

Arkansas Derby 9F on Dirt (April 14) Horse Racing Data Analyzed: last 5 runnings of the Arkansas Derby Date Range: January 1, 2013 – Present Sharp Angle: Ranked 1st in Best Lifetime Speed Factor Stats: 5 contenders, 3 winners (60%, $7.40 flat win bet profit, 174 ROI%, 4 in the money 80%, $9.20 place bet Read More


SHARP ANGLES – FRED W. HOOPER S.
January 26th, 2018

Fred W. Hooper S. 8F on Dirt (January 27) Horse Racing Data Analyzed: 13 one mile Gulfstream Park graded stakes on dirt Date Range: January 1, 2013 – Present Sharp Angle: Ranked 1st in Avg. Last 3 Late Pace Factor Stats: 13 contenders, 6 winners (46%, $16.60 flat win bet profit, 163 ROI%, 9 in Read More


SHARP ANGLES – LAS CIENEGAS S.
January 19th, 2018

Las Cienegas S. (G3) 6.5F on the turf at Santa Anita (January 20) Races Analyzed: 32 graded stakes at 6.5 furlongs on turf Date Range: January 1, 2013 – Present Sharp Angle: Ranked 1st in Avg. Earnings This Track + 1st or 2nd in Last Turn Time Factor Stats: 15 contenders, 8 winners (53%, $20.60 flat Read More