Saturday, March 7 – a huge day for racing fans and popejude.com enthusiasts. What a slate of races – The $400,000 Gotham (G3) at Aqueduct, the $200,000 Swale (G3) at Gulfstream, the $350,000 Tampa Bay Derby (G2) at Tampa Bay Downs and the $400,000 San Felipe (G2) at Santa Anita – all for Triple Crown contenders. There is also the $1 Million Santa Anita Handicap (G1) for the older horses and a plethora of surrounding stakes to feast upon.
We’re likely to see Ocean Knight and El Kabeir in the Gotham (G3), Daredevil in the Swale (G3), Carpe Diem in the Tampa Bay Derby (G2) and Dortmund in the San Felipe (G2), with Shared Belief in the Santa Anita Handicap (G1)…and that’s just the headliners.
Stock up on toner and paper now, because the popejude.com Saturday sheet is going to be massive.