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Whenever his daily work schedule permits, HorseRaceInsider executive editor John Pricci will analyze that day's feature race from a major thoroughbred-racing jurisdiction.

Friday, January 19, 2018

Brilliant Holiday Disguise to Boss Big A Feature

Back to the Big A for the Friday feature the La Verdad for fillies and mares sprinting 7 furlongs. You won't find a filly in the group that wants this race more than Linda Rice's talented trainee Holiday Disguise (5-2), even if she has been away since May 29 of 2017.

Riding a three race win streak into this, with ascending figures that are competitive with all but the two favorites, she brings added maturity as an early season 4YO, has pace to set the table for her and is trained and owned by the connections who campaigned La Verdad. Capice?

Taking Holiday Disguise to win at her optimal distance (2-for-2) at early line odds or greater, an exactas box with rebounding Absatootly (3-1) and sharp Bee Noteworthy (6-1), adding Palladian Bridge (15-1) and Quezon (6-5) to the super-exotics mix.


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