Muniz Memorial Classic S. (G2) at Fair Grounds
9F on Turf (March 20)
Horse Racing Data Analyzed: Last 17 9-furlong graded turf stakes at Fair Grounds
Date Range: January 1, 2012 - Present
Sharp Angle: Ranked 1st in Avg. Last 3 E1 Pace
Factor Stats: 17 contenders, 6 winners (35%, $48.00 Win Return, 241 ROI%), 9 show (53% $25.20 Place Return, $4.50 Show Return)
The Fair Grounds card of the year is here with 8 stakes on tap in the Big Easy. Among those the Muniz Memorial Classic for the middle distance turfers, which is anything but an easy puzzle for handicappers.
The Betmix Angler online handicapping database tells us that Avg. Last 3 E1 Pace has been a predictive handicapping factor for the 9-furlong graded turf stakes at Fair Grounds.
Over a third of the contenders ranked first in this factor have been photographed in the winner's circle, including a quartet of Muniz champs - Take the Stand ($18.00), Skyring ($17.40), Bricks And Mortar ($2.60) and Factor This, last year's winner at an $18.80 mutuel.
Find this race in Betmix Birddog and use the Avg. Last 3 E1 Pace slider to see which horse ranks first in this factor. That’s the Sharp Angles play.