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We've taken past performance sheets to the next level. We've reorganized the layout to present handicapping data in a format that makes sense. Fully configurable, you can choose to convert your Brisnet data file into PP that works just for you. We offer more than just your ordinary PPs too. We include heatmaps to make it eaiser to visualize race participants' works, speed rating changes, pace patterns, and more. We'll give you colorful charts showing not just your horse's speed change over time, but trend analysis, moving averages, bollinger bands, and pace trends - early, mid, and late. Cap it off with extensive summary tables and you've got a past performance tool that lets you more easily digest race data to optimize your horse race handicapping!

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News

2024 King Corrie Stakes Woodbine - Analysis, picks, and predictions (05/17/2024)

The King Corrie Stakes is run over 7 furlongs on dirt at Woodbine. It is restricted to three-year-olds and includes five horses out of 23 nominations. Check out our surprise pick for the 2024 King Corrie Stakes.

2024 Dinner Party Stakes (G3) at Pimlico - Analysis, picks, and predictions (05/16/2024)

The Dinner Party Stakes is a 1 1/8-mile race run on turf, restricted to three-year-olds and older. This year’s race promises to be a solid Grade 3 stakes race. Here are our picks and predictions for the Dixie.

2024 Preakness Stakes (G1) at Pimlico - Analysis, picks and predictions (05/15/2024)

When rain is predicted in Maryland, focus on outside speed. Horses that front run from wider positions often win if the track is sloppy - and rain is in the forecast. Here are our picks for the 2024 Preakness Stakes.

2024 Caesars Stakes Horseshoe Indianapolis - Analysis, picks and predictions (05/14/2024)

The Caesars Stakes is a one-mile race held on a turf surface at the Horseshoe Indianapolis track. It is restricted to three-year-olds. Don’t forget, the new All Turf Pick 3 wager will be introduced on Wednesday, May 15.

2024 Sagamore Sired Stakes (Horseshoe Indianapolis) - Analysis, picks and predictions (05/13/2024)

Below are the entries for the 2024 Sagamore Sired Stakes race. Many inexperienced horses are in the bunch, which adds a fair amount of uncertainty to the handicapping analysis.

2024 Man O’ War Stakes (Belmont) - Analysis, picks, and predictions (GRADE: 75%) (05/10/2024)

This year, the Man O’ War will be Race 7 on the 11-race card at Belmont at the Big A. Here are our picks and predictions for this Grade I horse race for thoroughbred horses aged four years and older.

2024 Mamzelle Stakes (Churchill Downs) - Analysis, picks, and predictions (GRADE: 60%) (05/10/2024)

The Mamzelle Stakes is run at 5 1/2 furlongs on the Matt Win Turf Course at Churchill Downs. It has been run annually since 2019, at 5 furlongs, and was lengthened to 5 1/2 furlongs last year. Today, the race will be the 10th of 11 races, and yeah, given the lack of experience for many of this race’

2024 Longines Kentucky Oaks G1 Stakes - Churchill Downs - Picks, predictions, and analysis (GRADE: 70%) (05/02/2024)

Everything you need to know about the prestigious Kentucky Oaks Stakes race including our analysis, picks, and predictions for the 2024 Kentucky Oaks.

2024 William Walker Stakes 300k - analysis, picks and predictions (GRADE: MEH) (04/30/2024)

Run, run, run as fast as you can in this fast dash for cash for three-year-olds. Here are our expert picks for the 2024 William Walker Stakes.

2024 Isaac Murphy Marathon Overnight Stakes - analysis, picks, and predictions (GRADE: 70%) (04/29/2024)

The Isaac Murphy Marathon Overnight Stakes were inaugurated in 2019 for three-year-olds and up. It was changed to four-year-olds and up in 2021. Here are our picks and predictions for the race that kicks off Kentucky Derby week.

Features

2024 King Corrie Stakes Woodbine - Analysis, picks, and predictions (05/17/2024)

The King Corrie Stakes is run over 7 furlongs on dirt at Woodbine. It is restricted to three-year-olds and includes five horses out of 23 nominations. Check out our surprise pick for the 2024 King Corrie Stakes.

What are graded stakes horse races, and who assigns the grades to America’s top thoroughbred horse races? (05/17/2024)

Graded stakes represent elite thoroughbred horse races in the United States where the top horses come from around the world to compete against the best - and win the largest purses. Races must meet minimum requirements and are assigned one of four grades - I, II, III, or “listed”.

2024 Dinner Party Stakes (G3) at Pimlico - Analysis, picks, and predictions (05/16/2024)

The Dinner Party Stakes is a 1 1/8-mile race run on turf, restricted to three-year-olds and older. This year’s race promises to be a solid Grade 3 stakes race. Here are our picks and predictions for the Dixie.

2024 Preakness Stakes (G1) at Pimlico - Analysis, picks and predictions (05/15/2024)

When rain is predicted in Maryland, focus on outside speed. Horses that front run from wider positions often win if the track is sloppy - and rain is in the forecast. Here are our picks for the 2024 Preakness Stakes.

2024 Caesars Stakes Horseshoe Indianapolis - Analysis, picks and predictions (05/14/2024)

The Caesars Stakes is a one-mile race held on a turf surface at the Horseshoe Indianapolis track. It is restricted to three-year-olds. Don’t forget, the new All Turf Pick 3 wager will be introduced on Wednesday, May 15.

2024 Sagamore Sired Stakes (Horseshoe Indianapolis) - Analysis, picks and predictions (05/13/2024)

Below are the entries for the 2024 Sagamore Sired Stakes race. Many inexperienced horses are in the bunch, which adds a fair amount of uncertainty to the handicapping analysis.

All about horses and horse racing - a comprehensive guide to horse breeds, characteristics, and fascinating fun facts about Thoroughbreds. (05/12/2024)

Horses love to run, making them a perfect fit for racing competition. Here's everything you need to know about horses to assist. you in your handicapping process.

2024 Man O’ War Stakes (Belmont) - Analysis, picks, and predictions (GRADE: 75%) (05/10/2024)

This year, the Man O’ War will be Race 7 on the 11-race card at Belmont at the Big A. Here are our picks and predictions for this Grade I horse race for thoroughbred horses aged four years and older.

2024 Mamzelle Stakes (Churchill Downs) - Analysis, picks, and predictions (GRADE: 60%) (05/10/2024)

The Mamzelle Stakes is run at 5 1/2 furlongs on the Matt Win Turf Course at Churchill Downs. It has been run annually since 2019, at 5 furlongs, and was lengthened to 5 1/2 furlongs last year. Today, the race will be the 10th of 11 races, and yeah, given the lack of experience for many of this race’

North American Horse Racing Tracks diagrams (05/04/2024)

We have created a collection of US horse race track diagrams for most of the major tracks in the United States. These diagrams/illustrations are copyright-protected assets of Pick Pony. However, you may use them with full attribution.