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Its a Pedigree tool to consider along side performance tools and other pedigree data and not a stand alone
angle in somebodys tool box. Its kinda like a tie breaker to use what Nicks (Marraiges) and females families have
worked before and the way you decipher it.
No just was wondering how much weight you put on it. As I've said, appreciate you data.
I think this race might have some value. The black eyed susans.
Preakness Entrants listed Tail female family with Their BMSire any stamina Chefs in Their line
the 2nd Dams Sire line Stamina Chefs if applical and any Stamina Chefs in 5 generations
also listed the Highlighted female families positions within 5 generations and look for
7 or more female families position and the Tail female families is listed by their name
look for more than 6 positions, that means another line amplifies the tail female family.
Of course a very high number is a positive for any tff within 5 generations ,look for RF
or Xfactor Sires and Mares with the high numbers of a female families.
Any stamina/soundness influence, regardless of where it falls in the pedigree is a good thing. The influences...
LDK is Lemon drop Kid 3L
I haven't looked the field over. I thought it might be a good betting race.
The one you like is the probable chalk. 12 others to play with for exotics.
It should be a good betting race.
I was just having a little fun. Hopefully he stays at 20-1.
More Preakness Data:
Exaggerator was the only KY Derby place horse who won the Preakness in 28 years. However, sometimes I play with stats like that though, as the race this year was unusual and not "formful" in the true sense, so some may consider Epicenter the "winner" for use with historical stats, which would mean Zandon would have no chance in the Preakness, but he's not running so it's a moot point.
Beaten derby favorites haven’t fared much better in the Preakness. Over the last 25 years:
1997 Captain Bodgit 2nd in the derby, 3rd in the Preakness
1998 Indian Charlie 3rd in the derby, dnr in the Preakness
1999 Excellent Meeting/General Challenge 5th/11th in the derby, Excellent Meeting pulled up in the Preakness
2001 Point Given 5th in the derby, won the Preakness
2002 Harlan’s Holiday 7th in the derby, 4th in the Preakness
2003 Empire Maker 2nd in the derby, dnr in the Preakness
2005 Bellamy Road 7th in the derby, dnr in the Preakness
2006 Sweetnorthernsaint 7th in the derby, 2nd in the Preakness
2009 Friesan Fire 18th in the derby, 10th in the Preakness
2010 Lookin at Lucky 6th in the derby, won the Preakness
2011 Dialed In 8th in the derby, 4th in the Preakness
2012 Bodemeister 2nd in the derby, 2nd in the Preakness
2019 Improbable 5th in the derby, 6th in the Preakness
2020 Tiz the Law 2nd in the derby, dnr in the Preakness
2021 Essential Quality 4th in the derby, dnr in the Preakness