Canadian International S. (G1) at Woodbine
12F on Turf (September 18)
Horse Racing Data Analyzed: Last 15 12-furlong Grade 1 turf stakes at Woodbine
Date Range: January 1, 2012 - Present
Sharp Angle: Ranked 1st Best Speed This Distance
Factor Stats: 17 contenders, 5 winners (29%, $96.50 Win Return, 383 ROI%), 5 Place (29%, $13.20 Place Return), 6 show (35%)
Woodbine offers horseplayers a competitive Saturday card anchored by a trio of graded stakes on the turf. Among those is the Grade 1 Canadian International that features defending champ Desert Encounter versus seven salty rivals.
Will the Desert Encounter repeat? We queried the Betmix Angler online handicapping database for clues and found that Best Speed This Distance has pointed to the winners of nearly one third of the recent 12-furlong Grade 1 grass contests at Woodbine. And the Win Return is a whopping $96.50!
Find this race in Betmix Birddog and use the Best Speed This Distance slider to see which horse ranks first in this factor. That’s the Sharp Angles play.