Bob Ike

Known for his keen ability to watch races and break down video, Ike is unmatched at evaluating trip and pace scenarios.

Ike runs his own website at, which features Premium Plays, Graded Handicap Selections, "Notes on a Program" blog, a free pick of the day and much more.

Branching out into racehorse ownership, Ike is one of the managing partners in Summit Racing LLC, a newly-formed ownership syndicate based in Southern California.

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Bob Ike has covered the Southern California racing circuit for more than 25 years, where he has been the leading public handicapper at countless meetings. Ikes graded handicap selections have appeared in the Los Angeles Daily News, San Diego Union-Tribune, Orange County Register and Pasadena Star-News.

Free Pick of the Day for Monday, Jan. 20

Bob Ike's Free Pick of the Day for Monday, Jan. 20

Santa Anita
4th race--
#2 CLOSET E (6-1)
Second O'Neill-trained entrant in the race (also sends out 2-1 favorite Bury Pacer) but expecting a solid run from this son of Street Sense. He puts blinkers back on, figures to make the lead as he stretches out in distance again and retains top turf rider Nakatani.

Yesterday's Result: SHARED MAGIC finished third in 3rd race.

Live Longshot: MORE COMPLEXITY (7th race)

ShowVivor: INDIANAPOLIS (2nd race)

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