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 Sprint Sires Into Mischief is the leader by 2017 sprint win % at 18.82%… 2017 Stakes Sires Medaglia d’Oro’s stakes runners have produced a huge win bet return… 2017 Turf Sires Our starting point is the list of top 15 North American sires of turf starters in 2017. 2017 Juvenile Sires Read More


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


PEDIGREE HANDICAPPING – PROFITABLE FIRST CROP SIRES
November 17th, 2017

Sire statistics are a lesser-known feature within Betmix Angler and lesser known information can be a boon to thoroughbred handicappers. In the future, we’ll be taking a more detailed look at how this unique info can be parsed and applied. Today we examine the early performance of North America’s newest sires. Looking at the Top Read More


SHARP ANGLES – JAMMED LOVELY S.
November 10th, 2017

Jammed Lovely S. 7F on All-Weather (November 11) Horse Racing Data Analyzed: 13 filly & mare stakes Woodbine stakes going 7F on all-weather Date Range: January 1, 2013 – Present Sharp Angle: Ranked 1st in Speed Last Speed Race Factor Stats: 16 contenders, 8 winners (50%, $23.90 flat win bet profit, 174 ROI%), 12 win/place/show Read More


BETMIX ANGLER BREEDERS’ CUP PICKS
November 2nd, 2017

We took a look at the last 4 years worth of Breeders’ Cup races in Angler to see what factors and rankings were common among winners. The goal was to narrow down the contenders in each race to those that match the profile of previous winners. Four years is a small sample, but that’s all Read More


SHARP ANGLES – TWILIGHT DERBY
October 27th, 2017

Twilight Derby S. (G2) 9F on turf (October 28) Horse Racing Data Analyzed: 22 3yo stakes on turf Date Range: January 1, 2013 – Present Sharp Angle: Ranked 1st in Last Speed Factor Stats: 29 contenders, 11 winners (38%, $11.60 flat win bet profit, 120 ROI%), 23 win/place/show (79%, $9.50.40 place bet profit & $14.00 show bet Read More


OWNER/TRAINER STATS
October 18th, 2017

We’ve added a new tab to the Factor Statistics widget called O/T Stats which stands for Owner/Trainer stats. Owner/Trainer stats show you how often a trainer and owner have raced together and what kind of success they have had. This kind of information has always given me an edge in the past, but it has Read More


MORE DETAILED BIRDDOG FILTERS
October 18th, 2017

The key to winning handicapping is to have the best stats available to you at all times. When looking at similar races from the past its always best to compare apples to apples! We have made a simple change to BirdDog that gives you much more control over the stats you see for any race. Read More


SHARP ANGLES – E. P. TAYLOR S.
October 13th, 2017

E. P. Taylor S. (G1) 10F on turf (October 15) Horse Racing Data Analyzed: 16 stakes Woodbine stakes at 10F on turf Date Range: January 1, 2013 – Present Sharp Angle: Ranked 1st in Average Speed Last 3 Factor Stats: 18 contenders, 7 winners (39%, $18.80 flat win bet profit, 152 ROI%), 11 win/place ($61%, Read More


QUESTION OF THE WEEK – HOW CAN I BUILD JOCKEY/TRAINER ANGLES?
October 5th, 2017

Q: How can I use Angler to build trainer or jockey angles? A: Great question.  Keeneland is getting ready to start this weekend, and there are several great angles to build around trainers and jockeys at that track.  We looked at the last three fall meets at KEE in Angler and pulled out this data: Read More