Ellis Park: Day 9, Saturday, July 15, 2017

Covey Trace (at right), shown winning the 2016 Charles Town Oaks (G3), returns to allowance company in Saturday’s fourth race at Ellis Park. Photo by Coady Photography


Ellis Park Full-Card Analysis & Selections: Saturday, July 15, 2017

Ellis Park has a nine-race program on the docket for Saturday, July 15 highlighted by the featured eighth, a $41,000 allowance affair for fillies and mares three-years-old and up going a mile and a sixteenth on the turf. Additionally, a compact, albeit competitive, field six turf sprinters will square off in the fourth race on the card–a $43,000 five and a half-furlong dash that attracted the stakes winners Marquee Miss, Simple Surprise, Covey Trace, and Melaleuca.

The Green Sheet had a pair of winners on Friday’s eight-race program in Henderson in addition to giving out a $165 trifecta in the first race on the card and a $109 trifecta in the second. On the day, The Sheet had a positive 13 percent return on investment (ROI)*, or a flat-bet profit of 25 cents for each two dollars wagered on its top selections.

Eight days into the meet, The Sheet is winning at a 30 percent clip–its top selection in each race has finished in the money 62 percent of time.

For FREE full-card analysis and selections for the Saturday, July 15 program at Ellis Park, 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: “Fair High,” oil on board by Vaughn Flannery (American, 1898 – 1955)

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