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Wilson chute at the Spa in 2022?? (475 Views)
Posted by: fasteddy (IP Logged)
Date: January 15, 2022 07:19AM

NYRA announced the restoration of the Wilson chute at Saratoga, to allow races to be run at a mile.

Not a great idea IMHO, as in '92 they brought it back, and it heavily favored the 1-2-3 post; nearly impossible to win from the outside. It lasted just one season.

Speaking of post bias, the 9F races there have the same issue; I have always wondered why they don't run more 1 3/16M races, as it is late summer, and the 2-turn horse can handle the stretch-out, and it gives you a longer run to the turn.

Thoughts??



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Wilson chute at the Spa in 2022?? (475 Views) fasteddy 01/15/2022 07:19AM
Re: Wilson chute at the Spa in 2022?? (363 Views) rezlegal 01/15/2022 09:44AM
Re: Wilson chute at the Spa in 2022?? (395 Views) TGJB 01/15/2022 11:50AM


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