Godolphin’s undefeated Grade 1 winner Maxfield is set to face 11 rivals in Saturday’s $150,000 Matt Winn presented by Woodford Reserve (G3). Maxfield, a 3-year-old homebred colt by Street Sense, has been on the sidelines since his 5 ½-length score in the $500,000 Breeders’ Futurity (G1) in early October. Trained by Brendan Walsh, Maxfield was one of the likely favorites for the $2 million Breeders’ Cup Juvenile but was forced to scratch because of a minor issue in his right front leg.
“The biggest difference we have all noticed with him from last year to this year has been his physicality,” Walsh said. “We never really questioned what he was like mentally but you can tell when we got him back to training he’s really filled out physically.”
Will he get it done? Keep reading.
This 9-page Inside Track to the Matt Winn Stakes wagering guide gives you an inside look at the five stakes races running at Churchill Downs on May 23, 2020, including the $150,000 Matt Winn Stakes (G3). The Matt Winn is now worth 50-20-10-5 points to the top 4 finishers on the Road to the Kentucky Derby (G1).
But that’s not all! Along with the five major stakes races at Churchill Downs, this Inside Track to the Matt Winn Stakes wagering guide will also include race-by-race analysis and betting suggestions for Churchill Downs’ entire Saturday card.
The Racing Dudes have been at it for over 8 years, offering daily handicapping picks and analysis for every track across the country. For this year’s Inside Track to the Matt Winn Stakes, our lead handicappers have been scouring through the card at Churchill Downs in search of winning tickets on this loaded day of racing.
Known as Stephen Foster Preview Day, the card includes five stakes: the $150,000 Matt Winn (G3), the $100,000 Blame, the $100,000 War Chant, the $100,000 Tepin, and the $100,000 Shawnee.
For each of the five stakes at Churchill Downs, you will find the following:
FULL RACE PREVIEWS FOR EACH RACE, including:
- Race Overview
- Race Shape and Pace Analysis
- Top Selections
- Major Threats
- Longshots to Use
You will also find specific wagering under the “Picks and Plays” section, which includes:
- Win Bet
- Place or Show Bet
- Longshot to Play Across the Board
- Horses to use in Multi-Race Wagers
- What to Play on a Straight Wager
- What to Play on an Exotic Wager
Each Win, Place, Show, or Across the Board wager comes with a confidence rating so that you can see how strongly we feel about each pick.
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