July 29, 2012 - 7:50pm
A good day at the race track is when you're cashing tickets, but you're not going to cash a ticket if you don't know how to make a bet.
There are so many different ways to bet and a lot of things to consider before making your bet, but wagering doesn't have to be intimidating. Simple win, place, or show bets are fun and easy. First, you must understand the difference between the three. Win = first place; Place = second place;...
July 29, 2012 - 7:50pm
Derby Week is marked by an impressive slate of extremely festive social events ranging from campouts like the Hillbilly Infield, to the most celebrated party of them all, the Barnstable Brown Gala.
Derby Week is marked by an impressive slate of extremely festive social events ranging from campouts like the Hillbilly Infield, to the most celebrated party of them all, the Barnstable Brown Gala.Most Derby parties function as a fundraiser for different animal friendly charities, but some are just...
July 29, 2012 - 7:50pm
Calvin Borel has secured his Derby mount on Twice the Appeal.
Calvin Borel will once again ride the Sunland Derby's representative Kentucky Derby entry when he rides Twice the Appeal next Saturday. Twice the Appeal is the longshot winner of the Grade 3 Sunland Derby that was run in New Mexico March 27th. Mine That Bird, whom Calvin Borel rode...
July 29, 2012 - 7:50pm
Big names, big hats, celebrities, searsucker suits, cigars, mint juleps and the most exciting two minutes in sports arrives in just over a week, but are you ready? If there's one thing you must put at the top of the list, it's to download this app.
Big names, big hats, celebrities, searsucker suits, cigars, mint juleps and the most exciting two minutes in sports arrives in just over a week, but are you ready? If there's one thing you must put at the top of the list, it's to download this iPhone and Android app. Want to see celebrity...
July 29, 2012 - 7:50pm
Who's your pick in the Derby? Handicap the race beforehand to make an informed decision.
In horse racing, handicapping is the art of predicting which horses have the greatest chance of winning the race. Wagering is how you bet the race. Often, people confuse the two terms or use them interchangeably. They ultimately go hand-in-hand, but you may find (as I often do) you can handicap a...