Donna Barton Brothers

In the world of thoroughbred horse racing, few women have made their mark. It is a male-dominated sport. This makes the accomplishments of jockeys like Donna Barton Brothers all the the more impressive. Winning more than 1,100 races in her distinguished career, Brothers stands beside other notable female jockeys like Julie Krone as a trailblazer in female athletics. The Career […] Continue Reading

The Power Factor Horse Racing System

Thoroughbred horses are remarkable animals. They can sustain their speed over distances of one mile or more while carrying 120 pounds, and they sometimes run as fast as 40 MPH. It should come as no surprise that power is an important consideration in handicapping. EZ Horse Betting offers you a power factor horse betting system that you can use at […] Continue Reading

Route Race Horse Betting System

Horse racing is contested at various distances. There are sprints which are ran at distances of 7 furlongs or less. Anything over 7 furlongs is considered a route. Different horses specialize in certain distances, and sometimes a horse is much better running a longer race. An example was Slew O’ Gold who was almost unbeatable at the distance of one […] Continue Reading

The Mathematical Horse Racing Betting System

We call the act of choosing horses to bet on “handicapping.” Good handicapping is important when you are at a live racetrack, and it is important when you are betting horses online. The only downside of handicapping is that it can be tedious work. Sometimes, it just takes all the fun out of race betting. What if there was a […] Continue Reading

How to Spot a Burn Out in Race Horses

Thoroughbred racehorses are athletes. They train and they compete. They are susceptible to injuries from competition. One of the other things they are also prone to suffer is burn out. A horse can become fatigued from racing too often. When this happens, this horse is unlikely to win even though their recent record shows that they have a strong chance. […] Continue Reading

James E. “Sunny” Fitzsimmons – Horse trainer

There aren’t many horse racing trainers who can claim a spot in the Brittanica encyclopedia. James E. “Sunny” Fitzsimmons is one of them. Born in the late 1800’s and living until 1966, Sunny Jim was a witness to some of the most dramatic moments in horse racing. He was also an active participant in many of them. The horses who […] Continue Reading

Wise Dan – Racehorse

Wise Dan accomplished what no other modern thoroughbred has done. He was awarded the same three Eclipse Awards two years in a row. Trained by Charles LoPresti, Wise Dan began his racing career in 2010 and went on to win an amazing 19 graded stakes races and earn more than $7 million in purse money. Wise Dan was noted for […] Continue Reading

Randy Romero-the Jockey Who Was Almost Burned Alive

There may be no more horrific story in all of horse racing. Jockey Randy Romero, a talented rider sought after by many trainers, almost lost his life in a tragic accident at Oaklawn Park. While he survived, there was even more heartbreak and tragedy in the life of this racing legend. The story of Randy Romero is one that the […] Continue Reading

2018 Kentucky Derby Preview

Kentucky Derby week 2018 kicks on April 28 with an exciting week of races that include the Kentucky Oaks for fillies and mares, numerous stakes races, and the running of the 144th Kentucky Derby. The Greatest Two Minutes in Sports attracts celebrities from all over the world as well as racing fans from many countries. EZ Horse Betting has your […] Continue Reading

Eclipse Racehorse

Each year the horse racing industry celebrates its champions with the Eclipse Awards. These awards are named after a horse that some fans of EZ Horse Betting might not know. Eclipse was one of racing’s first great champions. He retired undefeated and went on to sire many future champions. As a matter of fact, you can find Eclipse in the […] Continue Reading