International racing begins Saturday at 6AM with Dubai World Cup Super Saturday from Meydan with multiple ‘Group’ races previewing the March 27 Dubai World Cup program. The Racebook opens for self-service betting at 5:45AM. The Club Info Center will open at 7AM.
Week six of the free-to-enter Road to Kentucky Handicapping Tournament will feature all 12 races at Tampa Bay Downs including the Tampa Bay Derby. Additional contest bonus races are the San Felipe, where prominent Derby contender Life Is Good is entered, as well as The Gotham from Aqueduct. Road to Kentucky pays weekly prize money which means each week is a chance at cash. Full rules are HERE. Entry deadline will be first post at Tampa which is 11:15 AM.
Kentucky Derby Future Wager Pool 4 & Kentucky Oaks Future Pool Friday-Sunday
Champion Essential Quality, off an impressive win Saturday, is the 7-2 Favorite in Pool 4 of the Kentucky Derby Future Wager. The lone Kentucky Oaks Future Wager is also open Friday through Sunday late afternoon. The Oaks/Derby Future Double is also open at that time.
Here are the Derby and Oaks Pools morning lines.
Free Derby Pool 4 past performances from BRIS are also available.
Santa Anita Pick 6 Jackpot Force Out on Saturday
Play the Rainbow Pick 6 Mandatory Payout on Big ‘Cap Day, Saturday, March 6. The pool is estimated to approach $6,000,000! Here are the entries for a stakes-heavy Santa Anita program with first post of 2:00PM. The Pick Six begins with race 6 – the san Felipe and also includes the San Carlos, Kilroe Mile, and Santa Anita Handicap.
As of Thursday afternoon the Rainbow Pick 6 Single Ticket Jackpot Pool was at $580,061 and must payout on March 6.
Canterbury launched its mobile ordering app, Canterbury Eats, this week. Learn more here, sign up, and begin ordering from your phone while in the Racebook.
Track Openings Sure Sign of Spring
Hawthorne opens its thoroughbred meet on Saturday.
Remington Park begins its 49-day quarter horse meet on Sunday.