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By Nick Quadrato | April 26, 2019

Brought to you by BetPTC.com, the only ADW offering instant cash back. It’s hard to imagine a Kentucky Derby with Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert bringing out three live horses from his arsenal and leaving without the win. Insert Omaha Beach, my undisputed Derby horse. Richard Mandella deserves upmost praise for the work he’s…

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Derby Spotlight: By My Standards

By Justin Dew | April 25, 2019

Brought to you by BetPTC.com, the only ADW offering instant cash back. Let’s go ahead and get this out of the way now. By My Standards will be the wiseguy horse come Derby Week. Take it to the bank. You can’t help but be impressed by the Louisiana Derby win. Especially as someone, like myself,…

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Derby Spotlight: War of Will

By Justin Dew | April 24, 2019

Brought to you by BetPTC.com, the only ADW offering instant cash back. The results of the four grass races to start his career are a clear indicator that War of Will has talent. His first three dirt races, all of which were wins, showed he was a serious contender for the Kentucky Derby. But what…

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Derby Spotlight: Win Win Win

By Justin Dew | April 23, 2019

Brought to you by BetPTC.com, the only ADW offering instant cash back. I have no issue with playing a horse in a route whose best races have come sprinting. Maximum Security and Bodexpress just ran 1-2 in the Florida Derby coming out of 7F races. However, when those impressive sprint performances came from way off…

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Derby Spotlight: Plus Que Parfait

By Justin Dew | April 22, 2019

Brought to you by BetPTC.com, the only ADW offering instant cash back. Go watch the replay of the Kentucky Jockey Club Stakes at Churchill Downs on November 24, 2018, and tell me that you can’t see Plus Que Parfait making the same move over the same track in the Kentucky Derby. I defy you. I…

Who wants to go to Japan with me?

By Justin Dew | April 20, 2019

Brought to you by BetPTC.com, the only ADW offering instant cash back. Word came down this week that The Japan Racing Association will host their own wagering pool for the Kentucky Derby if their native son, Master Fencer, starts in the race. I think I speak for all American bettors when I say that fu*king sucks.…

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Derby Spotlight: Omaha Beach

By Justin Dew | April 20, 2019

Brought to you by BetPTC.com, the only ADW offering instant cash back. Are we looking at the Kentucky Derby favorite here? Seems likely so. The decision by Mike Smith to ride this guy over Roadster is a big deal in my opinion. And he’s been visually impressive in both recent stakes wins. That said, even…

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Derby Spotlight: Long Range Toddy

By Justin Dew | April 19, 2019

Brought to you by BetPTC.com, the only ADW offering instant cash back. I had been hoping that Long Range Toddy would turn in a good performance in the Arkansas Derby so that he would attract attention at the windows in the Kentucky Derby and I could bet against him. But it was not to be.…

Jockey Decisions

By Justin Dew | April 18, 2019

Brought to you by BetPTC.com, the only ADW offering instant cash back. There are two recent examples of decisions make by jockeys that surprised me and have me wondering to what extent those decisions should influence my Kentucky Derby wagering. For starters, the biggest news this week was that Mike Smith chose Omaha Beach over…

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Derby Spotlight: Country House

By Justin Dew | April 18, 2019

Brought to you by BetPTC.com, the only ADW offering instant cash back. Think back to the 2013 and 2014 Kentucky Derbies. Both races featured a runner-up that led to the tote board blowing up. Those two horses were Golden Soul and Commanding Curve, both at odds of over 30-1. And this year, the horse that…