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Brisnet Value Plays for Thursday and Friday.

By using statistics, such as those relating to trainers and pedigrees, found in the BRIS Ultimate Past Performances one can uncover overlays that are the key to successful long-term handicapping. A few examples are found in races on Thursday and Friday.  Churchill, Thursday Race 6. While it is...

Handicapping Monday at Calder

There are many ways to use the BRIS Prime Power Rating, and not all involve selecting the winner of the race. Sometimes the Prime Power Rating can be use to identify false favorites. When the morning line choice comes up with a poor ranking on Prime Power, this can be a good indicator that we have...

Brisnet Weekend Nuggets.

  In Churchill's opening race on Saturday's card Wayne Catalano sends out Ok Nothanksforaskn in a mile and a sixteenth starter allowance. This will be the six-year-old's first start for Catalano, an angle which wins at 38 percent of the time as seen in the BRIS Ultimate Past Performances. Ok...

Can Preakness Provide an FG-Connected Winner?

From horses to trainers to jockeys, there will be a Louisiana flavor to Saturday's middle jewel of the Triple Crown, the Preakness. Four horses that local fans saw on Louisiana Derby Day - the 1-2-3 finishers in the Louisiana Derby and the sensational filly Rachel Alexandra, who captured the Fair...

Midweek "Chalk Busters" from Brisnet ProfitLine sheets.

Midweek "Chalk Busters" from Brisnet ProfitLine sheets. May 12, 2009 • Tags: Racing returns to Churchill on Wednesday with the featured eighth race  a one mile allowance on the main track for three-year-olds and up. The morning line favorite, pegged at 5/2, is Limestone Edge who was...

Car Giveaway Among Upcoming Slots Promotions

Two lucky customers can win a 2009 Toyota Yaris as part of the $65,000 Ride into Summer Car Giveaway promotion now through June 27 at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots. Drawings will take place on May 23 and June 27. Player's Club members can earn one free entry into the drawing daily and...

Carryover Preview for Wednesday; Looking ahead at Arlington and Churchill.

Carryover Preview for Wednesday; Looking ahead at Arlington and Churchill. May 06, 2009 • Tags: With a $781,146 carryover in the Pick Six and $251,865 in the Super Hi-5 wager, plenty of interest will be generated for Churchill's Wednesday card. The Pick Six sequence starts with a six furlong...

Derby Day recap.

While Mine That Bird's Derby victory shocked and left most handicappers scratching their heads, congratulations must go out to the connections of the impressive 135th Kentucky Derby winner. Although the Brisnet Prime Power selected runners failed to make much impression  in the Derby itself ( the...

Observations and Congratulations

(Updated 8:15 a.m. Saturday) Happy Kentucky Derby Day! Hopefully, for Fair Grounds fans, we can see another repeat performance from Louisiana Derby Day, just as we did on Friday, when Fair Grounds Oaks winner Rachel Alexandra absolutely destroyed the field in the Kentucky Oaks by an astonishing 20...

Brisnet Nuggets for The Kentucky Derby, undercard and other weekend stakes races.

Brisnet Nuggets for The Kentucky Derby, undercard and other weekend stakes races. May 01, 2009 • Tags: Morning line favorite, I Want Revenge is the BRIS Prime Power selection for the 135th running of the Kentucky Derby (G1). Rated five points ahead of Dunkirk, I Want Revenge is also top ranked...