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Plenty of resources can tell you about the horses running in the Belmont Stakes or even who will win, but how to bet on the 3rd jewel of the Triple Crown is a separate challenge. Let the experts at TwinSpires.com, the official wagering platform of the Kentucky Derby, help you out.

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A look at Saturday's Sword Dancer and Travers Stakes.

Triple Crown Champion American Pharoah will be 1- or 2-to-5 in the Travers Stakes on Saturday, August 29, at Saratoga Race Course. Is there value in betting him on top? Is there value in parlaying the idea of him winning with... more

The top race for older horses is Saturday at Del Mar, and Ed DeRosa & Danny Zucker take a look at the field for the Pacific Classic, including morning line favorite Beholder against males going 1 1/4 miles on the dirt.

Host Derek ?Deez Nuts? Simon reluctantly discusses the status of American Pharoah, as well as Wesley Ward's jolly good mood regarding his runners in England. In the Handicapping segment, Derek analyzes Saturday's Alabama... more

The Arlington International Festival of Racing presented by Liftmaster is Saturday at Arlington International Racecourse, and Ed DeRosa and Danny Zucker have the races covered from a numbers perspective with a special emphaisis on... more

Eclipse Award-winning writer John Scheinman joins host Derek Simon to discuss betting. What makes a pro gambler? What approach — if any — works best?

Justin Zayat speaks with Laura Pugh about Triple Crown champion American Pharoah's next start and his overall legacy. American Pharoah returned to the races on Sunday, August 2, at Monmouth Park and won the Haskell Stakes. His... more

With champions Shared Belief and California Chrome on the sidelines, the $1.25-million Whitney Stakes on Saturday at Saratoga Race Course features the top older males in training and will help establish the biggest threats to Triple... more

Host Derek Simon discusses American Pharoah's devastating win in the Haskell that garnered him a 136 Timeform Rating, as well as the stellar racing debut of Rachel's Valentina, daughter of 2009 Horse of the Year Rachel Alexandra. In... more

TwinSpires' Derek Simon turns "Mythbuster" as he consumes a carbonated water beverage during the show in an effort to see whether it has the intoxicatging powers claimed by jockey Kent Desormeaux. In the Racing History segment,... more
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