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Racing Dudes 2020 Risen Star Wagering Guide and Picks Released

Racing Dudes 2020 Risen Star Wagering Guide and Picks Released

This 9-PAGE Inside Track to the Risen Star wagering guide gives you an inside look at all seven stakes races running at Fair Grounds Race Course on February 15, 2020, including split divisions of the $400,000 Risen Star Stakes (G2). 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 Risen Star, our lead handicappers have been scouring through the card at Fair Grounds Race Course in search of winning tickets on this loaded day of racing.

Who do we land on for this massive day or racing? Keep reading.

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Saturday’s lineup at Fair Grounds Race Course features 13 races, seven of which are stakes, including two runnings of the $400,000 Risen Star Stakes (G2); the $300,000 Rachel Alexandra Stakes (G2); the $200,000 Mineshaft Stakes (G3); the $150,000 Fair Grounds Stakes (G3); the $100,000 Albert M. Stall Memorial Stakes; and the $100,000 Colonel Power Stakes.

Each division of the Risen Star Stakes will carry the original $400,000 purse and award full “Championship Series” Kentucky Derby (G1) qualifying points (50-20-10-5). For the first time in its history, the Risen Star will be contested over 1 1/8th miles.

For each of the seven stakes at Fair Grounds Race Course, you will find the following: 


  • 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 
  • Exacta
  • Trifecta
  • Superfecta 
  • Horses to use in Multi-Race Wagers 
  • What to Play on a Small Budget 
  • What to Play on a Large Budget 

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.

A sample of guide is available for download here. This 9-PAGE INSIDE TRACK TO THE RISEN STAR wagering guide is included FREE with any subscription or can be purchased individually by clicking the banner below for $29.95.

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