Practical Joke should get perfect setup in Cigar Mile

The last Grade I of the year in New York, the $750,000 Cigar Mile, takes place this Saturday at Aqueduct. The main-track handicap drew a field of 10 looking to end their 2017 campaign on a high note. The last of 10 races on a spectacular card, the Cigar will go off at 4:16 p.m….

Plenty of value to be had in the Haskell

Monmouth’s biggest race of the year, the Grade I, $1 million Haskell Invitational, takes place this Sunday. Seven three-year-old colts, all of whom participated in the Triple Crown series, will fight it out over 1 1/8th-miles on the main course. The Haskell goes as Race 12 of 14, with an approximate post time of 5:47…

Sistercharlie brings solid French form to Belmont Oaks

The 1 1/4-mile Belmont Oaks is part of a tremendous 11-race card at Belmont Park this Saturday. The $1 million turf heat drew a field of 12 fillies in pursuit of Grade I glory. It goes as the eighth race of the day; approximate post time is 5:46 p.m. EST. Preeminent turf trainer Chad Brown…

Cupid takes aim at second straight stakes in West Virginia Derby

Graded stakes glory and a $750,000 purse are on the line in Saturday’s West Virginia Derby at Mountaineer. A full field of 12 will line up at the gate for Race 8 on the all-stakes program, with an estimated post time of 5:21 p.m. EST. This race offers extra points in FanXT’s Daily Fantasy Jockey…

Catch a Glimpse takes on 12 in Belmont Oaks

Turf fillies will be front-and-center in the Grade I, $1 million Belmont Oaks at Belmont Park this Saturday. As Race 10 on the program, it’ll go off at around 5:46 p.m. EST. Like the Belmont Derby I discussed earlier, the Oaks is one of many important races going on at Belmont for FanXT’s Daily Fantasy…