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 - Present
Sharp Angle: Ranked 1st in Best Speed Last 3
Factor Stats: 17 contenders, 6 winners (35%) $26.80 Win Return, 8 place/show (47%)
Huge purses drawing huge fields to contest races over a sprawling European-style course means there are no gimmes for handicappers at Kentucky Downs. Luckily for bettors, there is the Betmix Angler handicapping database.
We used Angler to analyze the recent 6.5 furlong stakes at the Southern Kentucky course with the hope of isolating a positive angle for the 15-horse Ladies Turf Sprint S. that carries a purse of $500,000. Not surprisingly, Angler came through.
The Best Speed Last 3 factor has pointed to 35% winners and a nearly $27 Win Return in the 6.5 furlong stakes for older runners at Kentucky Downs.
Find this race in Betmix Birddog and use the Best Speed Last 3 slider to see which horse ranks first in this factor. That’s the Sharp Angles play.