As with any athlete, physical appearances are an important factor in sizing up competition. Horse racing is no different, and what your eyes tell you about the horse can be a helpful tool in betting. Here's a few tips on what to look for as the horses come into the Paddock to give you additional insight beyond the statistics in the program.
When handicapping a race, there are many factors to consider. The horse’s performance history is a good place to start, along with past race results, speed and class figures. Learn more at How to Read the Program