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 profit)
Saturday's Ohio Derby (G3) is the highlight of the Ohio thoroughbred racing calendar. The race regained it's graded status last year and this year's 12-horse field promises to be a boon for track management and handicappers alike. Luckily, the Betmix Angler handicapping software can provide some insight to bettors ready to tackle the challenge.
Last Purse Rank has pointed to the last two Ohio Derby heroes - Irap ($7.60) and Mo Tom ($4.20) - as well the winners of four other 9 furlong sophomore stakes at the suburban Cleveland track.