Posts Tagged ‘Ellis Park’

Horses Worth Watching July 2012

by Greg Melikov

posted on July 23, 2012 in Blogroll, Free Picks and Tips, Horse Racing, WinningPonies.com | No Comments >>

Horses worth watching, a list of runners compiled by handicapper/turf writer Greg Melikov, should do well next time out. These thoroughbreds won five times, finished second once and ran third six times since June 9. They’re worth considering when developing your wagering strategy for online betting or at your favorite track. ARLINGTON PARK Bonnie: Broke […]

Horses to Watch

by Greg Melikov

posted on July 9, 2012 in Blogroll, Free Picks and Tips, Horse Racing, WinningPonies.com | 2 Comments >>

Horses worth watching, a list of runners compiled by handicapper/turf writer Greg Melikov, should do well next time out. These thoroughbreds’ won six times, finished second five times and ran third five times since June 1. They’re worth considering when developing your wagering strategy for online betting or at your favorite track. ARLINGTON PARK Outlaw […]

Class Dismissed

by Ed Meyer

posted on March 6, 2012 in General Discussion, Horse Racing | No Comments >>

The sun was shining through the windows. The students had checked out for summer break once again. With nothing but time, and the love of a sport, a man who dedicated his life to doing for others was going to do a little something for himself. His parents had long passed away, and his friends […]

A Wild Run

by Ed Meyer

posted on June 14, 2011 in General Discussion, Horse Racing | No Comments >>

Since the first Saturday in May, even the slightest of fans became interested. It lived up to incredible billing, and did not disappoint those who cashed at the windows.  The Triple Crown is officially over. So, what to look forward to next? – Great summer racing, turf racing, and some of the biggest pots until […]

New Kids at the Block

by Ed Meyer

posted on May 3, 2011 in General Discussion, Kentucky Derby | No Comments >>

This year, there will be five new kids on the block. It will not be the usual faces, and for the game that is a good thing. Now on deck, we will have some new batters. They are: Anna “Rosie” Napravnik – She was the first lady rider to win the Louisiana Derby, and also […]

The Signs Of Trouble

by Ed Meyer

posted on March 18, 2011 in General Discussion, Horse Racing | 1 Comment >>

I am sure you have read that Turfway Park will not be training this spring and summer. The costs of upkeep are just too high. I think there will be more felt than just a loss of revenue at one track for sure. The horses that stabled at Turfway in Florence, Kentucky were perfectly located. […]

Value Player’s Dream

by Ed Meyer

posted on March 16, 2011 in General Discussion, Handicapping | No Comments >>

For the longest time, the issue of takeout has been addressed. I have worked at two tracks, and they would have rather taken a bullet than dropped the takeout. Things are already tough enough without taking food out of your own mouth. But, for the few tracks that ride into the face of adversity, the […]