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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.

    Wednesday, October 18, 2017

    Race #6

    #8 Applewood - Fair odds 3/1

    #9 Bow Ready - Fair odds 7/2

    #2 Sir Sahib - Fair odds 7/2

    #10 San Juan Diego, #4 End of Spirits & #7 Mississippi are ALL first timers who are very well bred and who are in capable hands so they should all likely be included on any pick 3 or 4 tickets played involving this race.

    Applewood hopped in the air at the start of his debut 17 days ago, moved up quickly to be in front with an 8th of a mile to go, then fired just a bit to be beaten 3/4 of a length at the end. With a fair start here and the same effort he should break his maiden.

    Bow Ready finished 2nd to a 4 3/4 length winner last out in his 3rd career start, a big improvement off the 1st two, and with another slight step forward can win.

    Sir Sahib finished fast while 6 wide on the turn to get 3rd in his debut last month, a KEY race from which the winner, runner-up, fifth and sixth place finishers have ALL come back from to win. He too should improve and would be no surprise if winning.

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