Arrowthegreat: Son of Arrogate Won Handily By 3, Keep On Eye On Him

Three year old gelding for Dan Blacker made his 4th career start at a mile on the main Sunday for maiden special weights 3 and up. Off at 5/2 in a field of 9, this son of Arrogate went right to the lead from the five hole under Victor Espinoza and made every pole a winning one carving out fractions of 22.56 and 46.25 for the half. He was one in front down the back side, two at the 1/8 pole and won handily by three at the wire. He was cut out to be a nice horse and now that they have found his hole card, up the ladder for this Keeneland yearling purchase.

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Arrowthegreat’s Race Information

Race Date:  September 4, 2023 Track:  Del Mar Race #:  6
Distance:  8 Furlongs Conditions: maiden special weight Surface: Dirt
Trainer:  Dan Blacker Jockey:  Victor Espinoza Track Condition:  FAST
Trouble Notes:  set pressured pace inside, cleared 1/4, kept to task Track Variant:  +5
Finish Position: 1st Win Payout:  $ 7.20 Place: Payout:  $ 4.00 Show Payout:  $ 4.20

Race Replay

Arrowthegreat – Del Mar –  September 4, 2023

Arrowthegreat Performance Figures Earned

Race Condition Pars Arrowthegreat Figures Earned
Race Class Level:  140 Running Style In Race:  Unknown
Final Time Rating Par: 150 Final Time Rating: 123
CPR Race Par:  117 CPR Earned In Race: 117
Fast Fig Race Par:  0 Fast Fig In Race:
Key Race Winners: 2 Running Style In Race:   Unknown
(click the links above to learn more avbout each figure and how to use them in your handicapping)

Generally horses that are on the Horses To Watch list ran into unexpected trouble, bad luck, and/or didn’t run the race we believe Arrowthegreat was cabable of.  We expected that if Arrowthegreat gets a good trip in their next start than we should see an improvement in Arrowthegreat performance figures.  Use the performance figures earned in Arrowthegreat last race (listed above) and compare them to the field and pars of Arrowthegreat next start.  If Arrowthegreat appears to have earned higher performance figures in the last race when running into trouble  as compared to the rest of the field’s expected perfomance in the upcoming race than there is a good chance that Arrowthegreat will dominate the race.

Helpful Tip:  So that it’s easy for you to compare a horse’s past performance, Today’s Racing Digest’s Performance Figures for upcoming races are based on how we expect the horse to perform in that race regardless of any changes in race conditions.  Learn More:  

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