Del Mar + Saratoga = EXCITEMENT!

☛ July 16th, 2014 by ☛ admin


Topic: Hot New Meets of Summer!

Preview DEL MAR @ Del Mar Scene
Preview SARATOGA @ Lady and The Track




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Winner, Winner—Million Dollar Dinner!

☛ March 31st, 2014 by ☛ admin


Did you blink? Did you miss it?

Team Diva certainly hopes not! While the Queen of the flat tracks and her jock soireed over the weekend (details coming soon) three impressive 3 year olds gained more Derby trail points in high fashion, racing for million dollar purses. Constitution proved victorious over Wildcat Red and General a Rod at the $1 million dollar Florida Derby at GULFSTREAM PARK. Clair Novak covers the highlights for bloodhorse via ESPN:  In the $1 million Louisiana Derby at THE FAIR GROUNDS, Vicar’s in Trouble took to the winner’s circle in an impressive victory over Intense Holiday. HRTV offers the replay: with And Down The Stretch They Come offering the recap:

The race day would have not been complete without yet another million dollar race— the $10 Million Dollar Dubai World Cup! Read a recap of the entire card via Emirates 24/7:


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Blogspot: Michael W. Compton

☛ January 6th, 2014 by ☛ admin


It’s the return of our BLOGSPOTTER feature! Our first selection for 2014:

MICHAEL W. COMPTON’s  Capturing The Spirit of the Sport of Kings.

This daily website keeps race fans up-to-date with the latest on the US flat tracks! A multiple American Horse Publications award winner, Michael Compton’s turf writing expertise spans a twenty year career with noted titles as editor-in-chief of The Florida HorseWire to Wire managing editor of California Thoroughbred, and as a contributor to’s horse racing page. Michael has made numerous television and radio appearances reporting on the Kentucky Derby and Breeders’ Cup World Thoroughbred Championships.

And did we mention, Capturing The Spirit of the Sport of Kings also features OFF THE PACE



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☛ December 3rd, 2013 by ☛ admin


Fellow Handicappers, take notice! Johnny B, ‘The TAMPA BAY DOWNS HANDICAPPER“, has picks ready for tomorrow’s opening day! Check out these detailed selections, free every Wednesday or subscribe to receive quality insight for Tampa’s entire racing season. Don’t forget to tell Johnny TEAM DIVA sent you! Good luck and happy racing!


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Play TAMPA: Free Pick Wednesday with Johnny B

☛ March 27th, 2013 by ☛ admin


TAMPA, FLORIDA’s very own JOHNNY B of the TAMPA BAY DOWNS HANDICAPPER offers great tips for playing one of the south’s most popular tracks this winter season. Johnny B offers great tips at a great subscription price. Check back every Wednesday for his ‘free tips’ or play a one day card to try your luck before subscribing all year. Good luck and happy racing!



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Derby Trail 2013: Sunland Park Derby

☛ March 23rd, 2013 by ☛ admin


This week’s blog selection: SB NATION’s  And Down The Stretch They Come.

This year’s $800,000 G III SUNLAND PARK DERBY features a field of nine to race a mile and an eighth this Sunday, March 24. Check the entries, post positions & odds with Matt Gardner.



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