Fleur de Lis H. (G2)
9F on the dirt at Churchill Downs (June 17)
Horse Racing Data Analyzed: 15 stakes at 8.5 & 9 furlongs on dirt
Date Range: January 1, 2013 - Present
Sharp Angle: Ranked 1st in Trainer Current Meet
Factor Stats: 15 contenders, 5 winners (33%, $22 flat win bet profit, 173 ROI%)
Horse racing fans will thrill to runners like Gun Runner (Stephen Foster H.) and McCraken (Matt Winn S.) on Saturday night at Churchill Downs. Meanwhile handicappers will likely be more thrilled with the betting opportunities presented by the nine fillies in the Fleur de Lis H.
Using the Betmix Angler handicapping software we found that the trophy often goes to the hottest trainer in these distaff middle distance graded races at Churchil. The runner ranking first in Trainer Current Meet has won one third of the past 15 such events, including last year’s Fleur de Lis heroine Paid Up Subscriber ($14.60). Funny Proposition, the $13.40 winner of the 2013 edition of this race is also among the winners.
How to apply this Sharp Angle:
Under Factor Ranking in the Betmix BirdDog horse racing software, use the Trainer Current Meet slider to see which horse ranks first in this factor. That’s the Sharp Angles play.
Last week’s results - Celestine 5th at $3.40-1 in Just A Game S.