Breeders’ Cup Saturday undercard selections, jockey analysis

Nine Breeders’ Cup champions will be crowned on Saturday at Del Mar! The action commences at 3:00 p.m. EST with the Juvenile Fillies and runs until 8:35 p.m. EST, when the Classic is set to go off. We have analysis of a few of those pre-Classic races here. Don’t forget to take part in FanXT’s…

Santa Anita “Win & You’re In Day” selections, jockey analysis

Santa Anita Park plays host to five Grade I stakes on Saturday, all of which are Breeders’ Cup “Win & You’re In” events. We’ll go over a couple of those races here. Don’t forget to take part in FanXT’s Daily Fantasy Jockey game! Santa Anita Race 9 The Grade I $300,000 Rodeo Drive Stakes The…

Weekly jockey review, 7/26/17; off and running at Saratoga, Del Mar

The nation’s top two summer venues for racing, Saratoga and Del Mar, opened for business last week to much fanfare. There’s plenty to discuss regarding jockey performances from those two tracks, so let’s get right to it. Don’t forget to apply this information when playing FanXT’s Daily Fantasy Jockey game! Del Mar Rafael Bejarano is…

Lady Eli seeks revenge on Dickinson in Diana

The Grade I Diana Stakes takes center stage on opening Saturday at Saratoga. Six star fillies and mares will go 1 1/8-miles on the turf in pursuit of a $500,000 purse. The Diana is the 10th of 11 races on the day; estimated post time is 5:55 p.m. EST. Be sure to take part in…

Weekly jockey review, 4/19/17; Santana on top at Oaklawn again

Time to review the results at the nation’s premier tracks and see which jockeys are on top of their games. As always, be sure to review this information before playing FanXT’s Daily Fantasy Jockey game! Aqueduct Irad Ortiz Jr. won five races at “The Big A” despite riding there only two days. Ortiz Jr. racked…

Dickinson cast in upset role in Jenny Wiley

The Grade I, $350,000 Jenny Wiley Stakes is the Saturday feature at Keeneland racecourse in Lexington, KY. Race 10 on the program, the 1 1/16th-mile turf event attracted eight fillies and mares, including fan favorite LADY ELI. Post time for the Jenny Wiley is estimated at 6:12 p.m. EST. Don’t forget to take part in…

Tempting longshots highlight Travers undercard at Saratoga

There are a total of six Grade I stakes on the Saturday card at Saratoga, which is headlined by the Travers Stakes for three-year-olds. The Travers will be covered in a different article; this is a preview of three of the races on Saturday that will have major implications in the division standings, as well…

Jockey Spotlight: Irad Ortiz Jr.

The path to the top of the horse racing world is normally a long and arduous one, but for Irad Ortiz Jr, that was not the case. In 2011, his first year as a rider in the United States, Ortiz Jr. won 151 races. The native Puerto Rican showed that 2011 was no fluke when…