Horse Racing Picks

Picks and Analysis for Risen Star Day at Fair Grounds

War of Will winning the Grade 3 LeComte Stakes (Credit: Hodges Photography / Lou Hodges, Jr.)

The Kentucky Derby Trail keeps rolling today at Fair Grounds with the Grade 2 Risen Star Stakes. The winner of the race will earn 50 Kentucky Derby points, with the second-place finisher earning 20, the third-place finisher earning 10, and the fourth-place finisher earning 5. The Risen Star is the highlight of a 12-race card at Fair Grounds on Saturday and the best will be saved for last with a local post time of 6:02 PM ET.

Our experts have already done the work for you! We don’t release a single pick that we don’t bet ourselves and we will be POUNDING THIS CARD. Bet what we do using our PREMIUM PICKS for every race, every day, for every track running in the United States. Check out just a few payouts from a very BIG week:


5/23Charles TownRace 3Superfecta$322.80
5/23Charles Town Race 3-8Pick 6 $1,180.80
5/23Delta Downs Race 3Superfecta $715.60
5/23Evangeline Race 5-9Pick 5$742.20
5/23Penn National Race 5-7Pick 3$1,535.40
5/23Penn National Race 6-8Pick 3 $289.80
5/23Penn National Race 5-8Pick 4 $3,813.20
5/23Prairie Meadows Race 6-9Pick 4$518.00
5/23Prairie Meadows Race 5-9Pick 5$958.40
5/23Presque Isle Downs Race 4Trifecta $208.20

Horse Racing Picks

While the Risen Star is a Kentucky Derby prep race featuring the likes of War of Will, Country House, Henley’s Joy, Plus Que Parfait, and more, this isn’t the only stakes race on the card. You also have the Grade 3 Mineshaft Handicap, the Grade 3 Fair Grounds Handicap, and the Grade 2 Rachel Alexandra Stakes, an official Kentucky Oaks prep race! This card is SO GOOD. Free $20 cash bonus with signup at TVG. Use coupon code WELCOME20 during checkout.

Want our EXOTICS, MULTI-RACE WAGERSBEST BET or TOP VALUE PLAY of the card? Try our PREMIUM PICKS that now show you live updates with recent payouts and whether that track is currently HOT. *Spoiler alert: Tampa Bay is HOT!

Risen Star Picks


Free Horse Racing Picks
For FREE Fair Grounds picks every single day during the meet, visit our official Fair Grounds free picks page here or try any of our other tracks available today here.

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

To Top