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Wagering at Keeneland


Keeneland offers unique wagering opportunities for serious handicappers and casual racing fans. Browse the digital tools below to assist your handicapping or to find additional details and information on wagering at Keeneland and simulcast opportunities.

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Let our experts help you handicap the day's races at Keeneland. To see the analysis provided by each handicapper, choose a handicapper.
Please note that selections typically are available about 48 hours in advance of the race.

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Scott Hazelton


A graduate of Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication, Scott has covered horse racing since 2004, first at HRTV...

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Gabby Gaudet


Gabby Gaudet is a TVG racing analyst, expert commentator for Keeneland racing and a U.S. representative for Keeneland sales. She and Scott Hazelton co-host...

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Jeremy Plonk


Jeremy Plonk is the owner of Horse Player NOW, the racing industry's leading fan education and player development website and creator of the Night School...

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Ed DeRosa


Ed DeRosa is a Cleveland native who grew up going to Thistledown with his grandfather. After 9 years as a reporter and editor with Thoroughbred Times, he...

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Ryan Flanders


Ryan is the CTO (Chief Trips Officer) at Trip Note Pros and an avid contest player with an impressive list of wins and accomplishments under his belt. His love...

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Tom Leach


Tom Leach is “the Voice of the Wildcats” for football and men’s basketball and a contributor to Keeneland.com as well.  He is a two-time winner of the Eclipse...

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Ellis Starr


Ellis Starr, a.k.a. “Ubercapper,” is the National Racing Analyst for Equibase. His analysis and selections for many of the top races in North America can be...

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Kim Nelson


Kim Nelson has worked with horses all her life. She rode hunter jumpers as a child and teenager. She then moved on to work for North Ridge Farm learning the...

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Grade 1 Gamble Handicapping Challenge

Onsite entries and entries through TVG, 4NJBets and NYRA Bets are now closed for the Keeneland Grade One Gamble. You can still get in through direct registration with XpressBet by funding your tournament account from your ADW funds. Please log in to your regular account and click on the banner for Keeneland Grade One Gamble. Registration on the XpressBet site will close at noon on Saturday.

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