SHARP ANGLES – QE II CHALLENGE CUP
October 11th, 2019

Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup (G1)9F on turf at Keeneland (October 12)Races Analyzed: Last 6 runnings of the raceDate Range: January 1, 2013 – PresentSharp Angle: Ranked 1st Average Last 3 Turn TimeFactor Stats: 7 contenders, 3 winners (42%) $8.60 Win Return, 5 place/show (71%) $1.60 place return & 6.70 show return. The final Grade Read More


SHARP ANGLES – ALCIBIADES S. & BREEDERS FUTURITY
October 3rd, 2019

Alcibiades S. & Breeders Futurity8.5F on dirt at Keeneland (October 4 & 5)Races Analyzed: Last 14 dirt graded stakes @for 2YOs at KeenelandDate Range: January 1, 2013 – PresentSharp Angle: Ranked 1st Average Lifetime EarningsFactor Stats: 14 contenders, 6 winners (42%) $14.00 Win Return, 9 place/show (64%) $5.80 place return & 1.90 show return. Keeneland Read More


SHARP ANGLES – ACK ACK S.
September 27th, 2019

Ack Ack S. (G3)8F on dirt at Churchill Downs (September 28)Races Analyzed: Last 20 Churchill Downs 8F dirt stakesDate Range: January 1, 2013 – PresentSharp Angle: Ranked 1st Average Last 3 Races Classes Factor Stats: 21 contenders, 7 winners (33%) $24.40 Win Return, 13 place/show (61%), $1.80 place return, $7.70 show return. The complexion of Read More


PEDIGREE HANDICAPPING – 2019 JUVENILE SIRES
September 20th, 2019

After a summer of juvenile racing we thought it was a good time to check in on which sires have rewarded handicappers most in the baby races. We began by using the Betmix Angler handicapping database to examine the sires with at least 30 juvenile starters in North America this year. Tapiture, a Tapit son Read More


SHARP ANGLES – WOODBINE MILE
September 13th, 2019

Woodbine Mile 8F on turf at Woodbine (September 14)Races Analyzed: Last 40 Woodbine 8F turf stkes (3 & up)Date Range: January 1, 2013 – PresentSharp Angle: Ranked 1st Horses Beaten %Factor Stats: 41 contenders, 10 winners (24%) $41.50 Win Return, 24 place/show (58%) , $15.90 place return, $9.10 show return Got Stormy is the morning Read More


SHARP ANGLES – LADIES TURF SPRINT S.
September 6th, 2019

Ladies Turf Sprint S. 6.5F on turf at Kentucky Downs (September 7)Races Analyzed: Last 11 Kentucky Downs 6.5 furlong stakes (3 & up)Date Range: January 1, 2013 – PresentSharp Angle: Ranked 1st in Best Speed Last 3Factor Stats: 17 contenders, 6 winners (35%) $26.80 Win Return, 8 place/show (47%) Huge purses drawing huge fields to Read More


SHARP ANGLES – TOURIST MILE S.
August 30th, 2019

Tourist Mile S. 8F on turf at Kentucky Downs (August 31)Races Analyzed: Last 14 Kentucky Downs 8 furlong stakesDate Range: January 1, 2013 – PresentSharp Angle: Ranked 1st in Best Speed TurfFactor Stats: 18 contenders, 8 winners (44%), 10 place/show (55%) $5.60 place bet return America’s most unique racecourse, all turf Kentucky Downs, kicks off Read More


SHARP ANGLES – TRAVERS S.
August 23rd, 2019

Travers S. (G1)10F on dirt at Saratoga (August 24)Races Analyzed: Last 13 Saratoga 10F dirt graded stakes at SaratogaDate Range: January 1, 2013 – PresentSharp Angle: Ranked 1st in Last Late PaceFactor Stats: 13 contenders, 4 winners (30%), $29.10 win bet return, 211 ROI%, & 6 place/show (46%), $8.00 place return. They’re running the Travers Read More


SHARP ANGLES – DEL MAR OAKS
August 16th, 2019

Del Mar Oaks (G1)9F on turf at Del Mar (August 17)Races Analyzed: Last 32 Del Mar 9F turf graded stakesDate Range: January 1, 2013 – PresentSharp Angle: Ranked 1st in Speed Last RaceFactor Stats: 39 contenders, 10 winners (25%), $17.20 win bet return, 122 ROI%, & 20 place/show (51%). A full field of 14 sophomore Read More


SHARP ANGLES – FOURSTARDAVE S.
August 9th, 2019

Fourstardave S. (G1)8F on turf at Saratoga (August 10)Races Analyzed: Last 9 Saratoga 8F turf graded stakesDate Range: January 1, 2013 – PresentSharp Angle: Ranked 1st in Average of Last 3 E1 PaceFactor Stats: 9 contenders, 5 winners (55%), $31.00 win bet return, 272 ROI%, & $2.20 place return. It was a surprise to learn Read More


SHARP ANGLES – CURLIN S. & JIM DANDY S.
July 25th, 2019

Curlin S. & Jim Dandy S. (G2)9F at Saratoga (July 26 & July 27)Races Analyzed: Last 25 3-year-old male dirt stakes, 9F at SaratogaDate Range: January 1, 2013 – PresentSharp Angle: Ranked 1st in Average of Last 3 E2 PaceFactor Stats: 27 contenders, 11 winners (40%), $72 win bet return, 233 ROI%, 15 place/show (55%) Read More


PEDIGREE HANDICAPPING – DEL MAR 2YO SIRES
July 17th, 2019

The west coast juvenile scene kicks into high gear with the July 17 opening of Del Mar. Last week, we used the Betmix Angler database to find out which sires’ progeny have performed well at Saratoga. This week we look at 2-year-old sire performance where the ‘Surf Meets the Turf’. With an astounding Del Mar Read More


PEDIGREE HANDICAPPING – SARATOGA 2YO SIRES
July 11th, 2019

After 150 years, Saratoga is making history yet again with an eight-week meeting that begins earlier than ever on July 11. What’s been constant at The Spa, at least in the modern era, is an abundance of high-quality juvenile racing. Trainers & pedigree, particularly sires, are the two most important factors in handicapping these races Read More


SHARP ANGLES – BELMONT OAKS & BELMONT DERBY
July 5th, 2019

Belmont Oaks & Belmont Derby Belmont Oaks (G1) & Belmont Derby (G1)10F at Belmont Park (July 6)Races Analyzed: Last 5 runnings of the Belmont Oaks & Belmont Derby Date Range: January 1, 2013 – PresentSharp Angle: Ranked 1st in Best Lifetime SpeedFactor Stats: 11 contenders, 3 winners (27%), $42.8 win bet return, 294 ROI%, 3 Read More


SHARP ANGLES – QUEEN’S PLATE
June 28th, 2019

Queen’s Plate10F on Tapeta at Woodbine (June 29)Races Analyzed: Last 18 Woodbine 10 furlong stakes on TapetaDate Range: January 1, 2013 – PresentSharp Angle: Ranked 1st in Average of Last 3 E1 PaceFactor Stats: 21 contenders, 6 winners (28%), $66.60 win bet return, 244 ROI%, 13 place/show (61%), $1.90 place and $.10 show return. The Read More


SHARP ANGLES – UNITED NATIONS S.
June 20th, 2019

United Nations S. (G1)11F on the turf at Monmouth Park (June 22)Races Analyzed: Last 6 runnings of United Nations S.Date Range: January 1, 2013 – PresentSharp Angle: Ranked 1st in Best Speed Last RaceFactor Stats: 6 contenders, 3 winners (50%, $66.80 win bet return, 656 ROI%, 4 place/show (66%), $24.40 place and $8.60 show return. Read More


SHARP ANGLES – WISE DAN S.
June 14th, 2019

Wise Dan S. (G2)8.5F on the turf at Churchill Downs (June 15)Races Analyzed: 34 8.5-furlong graded turf stakes at Churchill DownsDate Range: January 1, 2013 – PresentSharp Angle: Ranked 1st in Average Earnings Today’s DistanceFactor Stats: 34 contenders, 10 winners (29%, $19.6 win bet return, 128 ROI%, 20 place/show (58%), $57.60 place and $17.20 show Read More


PEDIGREE HANDICAPPING – BELMONT STAKES FESTIVAL DISTANCE SIRES
June 6th, 2019

With 18 stakes packed in over a three-day span, the Belmont Stakes Racing Festival offers a more concentrated schedule of top level racing than even Breeders’ Cup weekend. The Belmont Stakes Fest is also unique (for North America at least) in that 5 of the 18 stakes are carded at 10 furlongs or further. The Read More


SHARP ANGLES – CONNAUGHT CUP
May 30th, 2019

Connaught Cup S. (G2)7F on the turf at Woodbine (June 1)Races Analyzed: 12 7-furlong turf stakes at WoodbineDate Range: January 1, 2013 – PresentSharp Angle: Ranked 1st in Average Best 2 of 3 Last Speed Factor Stats: 12 contenders, 5 winners (41%, $34.40 win bet return, 243 ROI%, 9 place/show (75%), $8.20 place and $12.70 Read More


SHARP ANGLES – SALVATORE MILE S.
May 24th, 2019

Salvatore Mile S. (G3)8F on the dirt at Monmouth Park (May 25)Races Analyzed: 12 one-mile dirt stakes MonmouthDate Range: January 1, 2013 – PresentSharp Angle: Ranked 1st in Last E2 PaceFactor Stats: 12 contenders, 5 winners (41%, $26.00 win bet return, 208 ROI%, 9 place/show (75%), $6.00 place return) The first big weekend of the Read More