Monmouth S. (G3) at Monmouth Park
9F on Turf (June 11)
Horse Racing Data Analyzed: Last 28 9-furlong graded turf stakes at Monmouth
Date Range: January 1, 2012 - Present
Sharp Angle: Ranked 1st in Last Late Pace
Factor Stats: 33 contenders, 9 winners (27%, $14.20 Win Return, 121 ROI%), 18 Place (54%), 21 show (63%)
Saturday's Monmouth Park card features four Stakes races that serve as auditions for Haskell Day next month at the Jersey Shore. Among the quartet of Stakes on Saturday is the Monmouth Stakes that drew a competitive field of a dozen middle-distance turf runners.
Angler tells that horses who have flashed good late speed in their previous start have been dangerous in this race type. This evidenced by the fact that horses ranking first in Last Late Pace have won 27% of the graded 9F turf stakes at Monmouth since 2012 while generating a $14.20 Win Return. They have also hit the board at a 63% clip.
Find this race in Betmix Birddog and use the Last Late Pace slider to see which horse ranks first in this factor. That’s the Sharp Angles play.