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Closers Saratoga Picks (July 22)
As we move to the first Saturday in the meet, the first grade 1 of the season is upon us and we get to see the great filly Lady Eli. Up against her stablemate Antonoe, local trainer Chad brown seems to have this grade 1 locked up for the second year in a row...
Closer’s Saratoga Picks (Opening Day)
For horse racing fans, the best time of the year is upon us. The four words that every fan loves to hear will be said at 1pm on Friday, "They're off at Saratoga!" But before that is announced it's time for every handicapper to choose their path of success...
Levack’s Top Five Horses In The Belmont [VIDEO]
Levack’s Top five horses for the Belmont Stakes:
5) The One Eyed wonder is back! Patch drew the 12 spot so the poor guy won’t be able to see the other horses but Johnny V is on the mount and how great would it be to see Patch in Saratoga off a Belmont win?!
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Chad Brown Better Off Waiting on Next Race
I will be surprised if Chad Brown runs Cloud Computing in the Belmont Stakes June 10th. It’s too quick of a turnaround, especially if Brown’s ultimate goal is to run in the Travers. The Mechanicville trainer is better off skipping the Belmont and running his three yea…
Local Trainer Gets First Triple Crown Victory
From the backyard of his home in Mechanicville to the winners circle at Pimlico, Chad Brown has remained humble. "Its a dream come true" said Brown after winning, "But more than me, its my staff. So many dedicated employees who work so hard particularly on this horse (Cloud Computing)…
Chad Brown Breaks Through at Preakness Stakes
Early Saturday evening, casual horse racing fans learned what everybody near Saratoga Springs already knew: Chad Brown is one of the top trainers in the sport, no matter the surface.
The 38-year old from Mechanicville has long been labeled a "turf horse trainer", but by winning the 142nd Pr…
Travers, Whitney Anchor 2017 Meet At Saratoga
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y (Press Release courtesy of NYRA)
. - The 2017 meet at historic Saratoga Race Course will again be highlighted by the Grade 1, $1.2 million Whitney and the Grade 1, $1.25 million Travers, the centerpieces of two of the biggest days in North American racing...
Will Always Dreaming Win The Preakness – Barry Abrams [AUDIO]
Always Dreaming won the Kentucky Derby on a sloppy track and made it look pretty easy. So the questions we have for ESPN's Horse Racing insider Barry Abrams is how did he do it and can he continue winning?
Always Dreaming's win marks the first time Todd Pletcher and John Velazquez have won …
Closer’s Kentucky Oaks and Derby Selections
It's that time! The first Saturday in May is finally here and we have all of your selections for Saturday and even some for the Kentucky Oaks! Our horse racing expert Brian "The Closer" Mariano takes you through the Kentucky Oaks and Derby cards to help you make some money thi…
Local Trainer Primed For First Kentucky Derby Victory
The Kentucky Derby is the mecca of horse racing and while local trainer Chad Brown has won many big races, he has yet to reign in his first Kentucky Derby victory. Brown will send out Practical Joke this Saturday in hopes to not only bring home a career changing victory to the loyal patrons in Mecha…

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