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AT THE BIG A SATURDAY

By Don Phillips Jr. — At the RacesAQUEDUCT RACETRACK —January 30, 2021

Race 1:

1-#2 Epona’s Dream**
2-#5 Teetotaler

Race 2:

1-#7 Kid Chocolate

2-#5 King Of American

Race 3:

1-#3 Mandatory Payout

2-#4 Kingfish

Race 4:

1-#4 Stan The Man

2-#1 Pete’s Play Call

Race 5:

1-#7 Nebo*

2-#1 Sassy Melissa

Race 6:

1-#2 Skyler’s Scramjet

2-#8 Manifest Destiny

Race 7:

1-#4 Malibu Pro

2-#2 Limonite

Race 8:

1-#4 South Africa

2-#7 Scilly  Cay

Race 9:

1-#3 Mandatory

2-#4 Continuation

** Best Bet Epona’s Dream, after a good turf try, stumbled in her dirt debut and recovered nicely to finish third while going 5 wide during the stretch-run. With a positive rider change to Lezcano, the daughter of Orb is poised for her maiden victory.

 * Best Value  Let’s cross out Nebo’s two starts against better and focus on her other races at this level. In those starts she improved her Beyer number by 17, good enough to beat most of those that have started. There are a number of the first time starters; check the tote for clues.

HRI Handicapping contributor Don Phillips has been analyzing horse races and sports contests professionally at myriad publications for over 30 years. He will be providing a Best Bet and Best Value play daily in his At the Races feature from the Big A

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