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July 4th Weekend Stakes Action.

The traditional highlight of the holiday weekend at Churchill is the Firecracker H. (G2) which is carded as the 10th race on Saturday's card. Eight will go to post with Thorn Song installed as the solid morning line favorite. A confirmed front runner, Thorn Song has shown his liking for the...

Brisnet insights for Churchill's Thursday night guaranteed Pick Four.

On the last of the three popular night cards at Churchill a $100,000 guaranteed Pick Four is offered on races four through seven. Race 4. The first leg is a competitive maiden claimer going a mile and a sixteenth on the turf. # 6, Insider has not raced since finishing second to Elusive Bluff at...

Weekend Prime Power review

In this space on Friday the Prime Power picks for the weekend at Calder, Arlington and Churchill, that were ranked the furthest clear of their competition were noted. In all eight runners were tabbed with D'artagnan'sspirit, in race six at Calder on Saturday having, at 18 points, the biggest...

Prime Power weekend best bets.

The Brisnet Prime Power ratings, available in the Ultimate Past Performances, have been proven over a long period of time as a reliable indicator of winners. Indeed, 31 percent of the Prime Power top picks win, and of the highest ranked runners that are six or more points clear the win rate is 46...

Brisnet turf pedigree stats

Pedigree research is often a powerful tool to gain an edge in turf races. The statistics found in the Brisnet Ultimate Past Performances and on the American Produce Records CD-ROM can often identify horse that will adapt to the turf that a first look at the pedigree might not suggest. With some...

Weekend Stakes highlights.

Off-the-pace type runners appeared to hold an advantage on Saturday's Arlington card where five of the six stakes races restricted to Illinois-bred runners were won by horses that were allowed to rate early. The most popular winner of the day was the game eight-year-old Fort Prado who registered...

Brisnet weekend maiden Spot Plays.

The statistics used in the Brisnet Ultimate Past Performances can be especially useful when handicapping maiden races. A few examples can be seen in this weekends races. Race 1, Churchill, Saturday. Ronny Werner wins with 21 percent of his runners that make their second start according to the...

Brisnet Trainer Stats

The Brisnet Ultimate Past Performances contain some of the most detailed trainers statistic found anywhere including sample size, win and in the money percentages and ROI. A few examples can be seen over the next two days. Thursday, Arlington Race 1. Christine Janks, who is having a solid meet...

Saturday's Graded Stakes Review.

The first of five graded stakes on Saturday's excellent card at Churchill Downs was the Jefferson Cup (G2). Florentino, the lone runner in the field to be designated an "E" type runner in the Brisnet Ultimate Past Performances was able to establish the lead. After setting relatively slow...

Brisnet Saturday Graded Stakes Preview.

A great afternoon of racing at Churchill Downs with five graded stakes on tap:  Race 10, Stephen Foster H. (G1). Finallymadeit is the lone runner of the eight entered to be designated a "E" type of runner in the Brisnet Ultimate Past Performances suggesting he will be the most likely...