Churchill Downs: Day 37, Thursday, June 29, 2017

G. Watts Humphrey, Jr.’s Mines and Magic (at right), shown winning the $100,000 Dogwood Stakes last September, is the 2-1 favorite in Thursday’s seventh race at Churchill Downs. Photo by Coady Photography

Churchill Downs Full-Card Analysis: Thursday, June 29, 2017

The “Sunset Stretch” Closing Weekend at Churchill Downs rolls onward on Thursday, June 29 with the final “Twilight Thursday” program of the Spring Meet.

The card features a nine-race program and offers a 21-day $138,411 carryover in the 20-cent Single 6 Jackpot. Post time for the first race is 5:00 P.M. Eastern.

The Green Sheet touted two winners on Wednesday’s eight-race program in Louisville, but had a negative 36 percent return on investment (ROI)* or a flat-bet loss of 73 cents for each two dollars wagered on its top selections on the program.

36 days into the meet, The Sheet is winning at a 27 percent clip–its’ top selection in each race has finished in the money 63 percent of time.

For FREE full-card analysis and selections for the June 29 “Twilight Thursday” program at Churchill Downs click HERE.

*Return on investment is calculated by placing a hypothetical $2 win wager on all top selections and dividing the net profit by the total amount wagered.


Header image: “Walking Ring, Greentree Stable, Saratoga,” oil on panel by Vaughn Flannery (American, 1898 – 1955)


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