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    Ellis Starr

    Ellis Starr, a.k.a. “Ubercapper,” is the National Racing Analyst for Equibase. He publishes detailed analysis and selections for Keeneland and other tracks regularly which can be found at Equibase, Keeneland Select and other web sites. Ellis writes a widely distributed “Race of the Week” article which appears on the Equibase web site as well as America’s Best Racing. Ellis will be posting his analysis daily for one race taken right from his complete selection and analysis report. Additionally, you can follow Ellis’ insights on twitter @ubercapper.


    Thursday, October 26, 2017

    Race #5

    #7 Our Girl Abby - Fair odds 9/5

    #8 Lunaris - Fair odds 3/1

    Exactas: 7,8 over 2,3,5,7,8,10

    Our Girl Abby gets slight preference among two that appear to have the bulk of the probability to win here, as she just romped home by 5 lengths over the track to break her maiden on 10/7. That win came on the drop to maiden claiming for the first time so she fits like a "T" at this non-winners of 2 claiming level, particularly with Leparoux riding back and a field high (by far) last race 85 Equibase figure.

    Lunaris also won her most recent race, also her first maiden claimer, but ONLY earned a 59 figure. However, she was claimed out of that race by a strong trainer in Michelle Lovell, for HERSELF, and the Lovell has won with 3 of her last 11 claimed horses. There is a lot of early speed here as D'Cat and Regal Dame are both need the lead types, so Lunaris as well as Our Girl Abby, both should be charging late into the tiring pacesetters.

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