Pennine Ridge S. (G2) at Belmont Park
9F on Turf (May 29)
Horse Racing Data Analyzed: Last 37 9-furlong graded turf stakes at Belmont Park
Date Range: January 1, 2012 - Present
Sharp Angle: Ranked 1st in Horses Beaten %
Factor Stats: 38 contenders, 12 winners (31%, $42.00 Win Return, 155 ROI%), 18 place (47%), 25 show (55%, $4.30 Show Return)
The Grade 2 Pennine Ridge Stakes, the Saturday feature at Belmont Park, drew a solid field of nine 3-year-olds, all vying for their first graded stakes victory.
The lineup includes a refugee from the Triple Crown, a pricey recent maiden winner, a turf debuter along with several showing blacktype form on the grass. With such a handicapping puzzle facing bettors, we turned to the Betmix Angler online database for some perspective.
Angler reveals that the Horses Beaten % handicapping factor has produced 31% winners in the 9-furlong grassy graded races at Belmont. These winners have generated a stout $42 Win Return and have hit the board over two thirds of the time.
Find this race in Betmix Birddog and use the Horses Beaten % slider to see which horse ranks first in this factor. That’s the Sharp Angles play.