Breeders' Cup Juvenile Turf Sprint (G1) & Turf Sprint (G1)
5F on Turf (November 3 & 4)
Horse Racing Data Analyzed: Last 13 graded 5-furlong turf stakes at Santa Anita
Date Range: January 1, 2012 - Present
Sharp Angle: Ranked 1st Best Last Speed
Factor Stats: 15 contenders, 8 winners (53%, $19.20 Win Return, 164 ROI%), 9 Place (60%, $2.50 Place Return), 11 Show (73%, $.70 Show Return)
With Santa Anita's downhill turf course en vouge for most of it's storied history there have been only 13 5-furlong turf sprints run at The Great Race Place. And with this year's turf sprints for juveniles and older runners being run at the 5/8th distance we took a look at the important data on these race in the Betmix Angler online handicapping database.
Angler reveals that the Best Speed Last Race handicapping factor has pointed to 53% winners who have generated a very solid $19.20 Win Return. The 73% in the money stat should also be helpful when playing the exotics in these typically very difficult races.
Find this race in Betmix Birddog and use the Best Speed Last Race slider to see which horse ranks first in this factor. That’s the Sharp Angles play.