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


PEDIGREE HANDICAPPING – 2017 SPRINT SIRES
January 12th, 2018

In recent posts we’ve been highlighting some of the powerful pedigree data that can be mined within the Betmix Angler handicapping software. This time we take a look at some of the most successful sprint sires of 2017. We started with the top Top 20 sires by 2017 North American earnings and then used Angler Read More


SHARP ANGLES – MUCHO MACHO MAN S.
January 5th, 2018

Mucho Macho Man S. 8F on Dirt (January 6) Horse Racing Data Analyzed: 16 one mile Gulfstream Park stakes for 3YOs on dirt Date Range: January 1, 2013 – Present Sharp Angle: Ranked 1st in Best Lifetime Speed Factor Stats: 19 contenders, 9 winners (47.4%, $16.40 flat win bet profit, 143 ROI%, 16 in the Read More


PEDIGREE HANDICAPPING (5 BLOGS)
January 3rd, 2018

Click to read: 2017/18 Turf Sprint Sires Derby Distance Sires Sire Performance at Churchill Downs 2017 Sprint Sires 2017 Stakes Sires 2017 Turf Sires 2017 Juvenile Sires 2017 First Crop Sires


SHARP ANGLES – TROPICAL PARK DERBY & OAKS
December 29th, 2017

Tropical Park Derby & Tropical Park Oaks. 8.5F on Turf (December 30) Horse Racing Data Analyzed: 46 Gulfstream Park turf stakes for 3YOs at 8 & 8.5 furlongs Date Range: January 1, 2013 – Present Sharp Angle: Ranked 1st in Average Turf Earnings Factor Stats: 45 contenders, 12 winners (26.7%, $48.20 flat win bet profit, 153 Read More


PEDIGREE HANDICAPPING – 2017 STAKES SIRES
December 21st, 2017

The stallions at the top the Blood-Horse General Sire are typically there because they consistently sire winners of North America’s richest stakes races. This is certainly a useful snapshot for breeders. But what about bettors? Using the Sire filter in Betmix Angler we can find out. We looked at all the stakes starters by the Read More


SHARP ANGLES – SPRINGBOARD MILE & TRAPEZE S.
December 15th, 2017

Springboard Mile S. & Trapeze S. 8F on Dirt (December 17) Horse Racing Data Analyzed: 14 Remington Park two-year-old Stakes at 8F Date Range: January 1, 2013 – Present Sharp Angle: Ranked 1st in Speed This Distance Factor Stats: 15 contenders, 2 winners (20%, $50.60 flat win bet profit, 268 ROI%), 8 win/place/show (53%, $34.10 Read More


PEDIGREE HANDICAPPING – TURF SIRES
December 8th, 2017

In our first couple Pedigree Handicapping posts we focused on the wagering prospects of runners by the leading First Crop and overall Juvenile sires in North America. This time we shift our focus to turf sires. Our starting point is the list of top 15 North American sires of turf starters in 2017. Surprisingly, only Read More


PEDIGREE HANDICAPPING – PROFITABLE JUVENILE SIRES
November 24th, 2017

In our last Pedigree Handicapping post we highlighted the Betmix Angler Sires feature and examined the ROI of runners by the Top 15 First Crop sires. This time we take a look at the Top 15 overall North American juvenile sires. The juvenile progeny of Canadian stallion Silent Name have been very kind to win Read More