October 18, 2019 at 8:26 pm #88930Participant
- 373 Total Posts
BELMONT PARK KEY RACE ANALYSIS FOR SATURDAY – 10/19/2019
RACE 6 – 6 ½ FURLONGS – THE HUDSON HANDICAP $150,000
1 – BUILD TO SUIT (2/1) missed by a nose in the 100k Morrisey in her previous and crossed the finish line first in 6 of 9 career starts. Has never finished off the board. Chad Brown again.
3 – CELTIC CHAOS (5/2) – won the 100k Morrisey over the top horse last time. Has won 5 times at the distance and hit the board 10 times. Sharp right now.
RACE 7 – 6 ½ FURLONGS – IROQUOIS STAKES S150,000
7 – SATISFY (3/1) was off 10 months before an OK fifth last time in open company. Should be ready to go today and only missed by a neck when second in last year’s running of this race. Has lifetime record of 8-5-2-0.
1 – HOLIDAY DISGUISE (7/2) finished second in the 100k Union Avenue last out Saratoga after winning the 97k Dancing Renee in her prior race. Also won the 106k Broadway in previous state-bred race. Eight lifetime career wins in 17 starts.
9 – CARRERA CAT (7/2) won the 100k Union Avenue winning pushing the pace from the start and positioning herself early over the top 2. Has won 5 of last 7 starts.
RACE 9 – 1 1/16 MILES (INNER TURF) – TICONDEROGA STAKES S200,000
4 – FIFTY FIVE (6/5) is going for her third straight win in this race. Fresh from winning the $128k Hettinger for the second year in a row. In last 7 NY State-Breds stakes has won 5 and missed by a neck in the other 2. Lifetime turf record 21-10-4-5 and runs for that man Chad Brown, who seems to be winning everything in sight lately.
3 – WAR CANOE (6/1) just finished second behind the top horse in the Hettinger. Has a powerful late kick and in her last 7 has 2 wins and 3 narrowly beaten seconds.
7 – MUNCHKIN MONEY (6/1) was pulled up in the Hettinger after tossing her head at the gate. Throw that race out. Beaten a neck in the $150 Yaddo in August at Saratoga and was second behind the top horse in the Mount Vernon in May and the Hettinger in 2018.
RACE 10 – 1 MILE – EMPIRE DISTAFF HANDICAP $250,000
1 – NEWLY MINTED (5/2) won the 201k Fleet Indian at Saratoga last time, his first at a distance. Made it clear distance is no problem by winning by 9. This Linda Rice trainee has won 4 of 5 starts since April, all by big margins.
9 – MIDNIGHT DISGUISE (7/2) has won 5 of 12 starts and is 8 of 12 running first or second. Won twice in open company at Aqueduct in early 2018. In his 5 New York Bred Stakes she has 1 win, 3 seconds and 1 third. Won 5 of first 7 races but is winless in last 5 starts.
6 – OUT OF ORBIT (8/1) tried a New York state-bred stakes for the first time in her last 12 starts and went gate to wire to win the $100k Saratoga Dew at 1 1/8 miles at Saratoga. Will have to have his running shoes on again today with the top horse breathing down his neck.0
You must be logged in to reply to this topic.