Pricci's Free Daily Feature Race Analysis

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, February 22, 2013

Silent Fright, Holy Flight

In today's Gulfstream feature, an optional allowances for fillies and mares sprinting 5-1/2 furlongs, the question is does one favor the distance specialist Sonja's Angel (5-2), or the surface lover, Silent Fright (3-1), who also is coming off nearly a year's absence. We love a challenge.

And we also like when Kiaran McLaughlin is the one calling the shots with the long layup, and the fact that Joe Bravo, who did so well on this mare last year, has taken the call. Their figures on their best game are so close so as to make it a toss-up on that score.

Taking Silent Fright to win at 2-1 or greater, an exacta box with Sonja's Angel, and adding Angel Dreams to the exotics mix.

Running Totals: May, 2007-Present

Number of Selections: 1262

Number of Win-Place-Show Finishers: 387-241-193

Amount Wagered: $2,524 [to win only]

Total Dollar Return on Investment: $2,639.40

Profit to Date: $115.40

Written by John Pricci


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