Good as Gone: She Looks Like a Soon Winner

Three year old filly for Steve Knapp tried the first allowance condition on Sunday at ¾ on the main for soph fillies. Off at 4/1 in just a five horse field after two late scratches, she broke running from the outside under Ricky Gonzales and laid third down the back side. She started to move up at the ¼ pole, swung four wide into the lane, got the lead inside the 1/16 pole, but was outgamed late by a Baffert runner and lost by a neck. Yes, she did have an ideal trip, but she just broke her maiden by six in her previous start and this one has enough talent to knock out this condition. The Knapp barn is doing just about everything right this meet and she looks like a soon winner.

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Good as Gone’s Race Information

Race Date:  February 19, 2023 Track:  Santa Anita Race #:  8
Distance:  6 Furlongs Conditions: allowance optional claiming Surface: Dirt
Trainer:  Steve Knapp Jockey:  Ricardo Gonzalez Track Condition:  FAST
Trouble Notes:  bobbled, outside rival, bid 4wide, drifted in upper, bested Track Variant:  +1
Finish Position: 2nd Win Payout:  0 Place: Payout:  $ 4.80 Show Payout:  $ 2.60

Race Replay

Good as Gone – Santa Anita –  February 19, 2023

Good as Gone Performance Figures Earned

Race Condition Pars Good as Gone Figures Earned
Race Class Level:  140 Running Style In Race:  Unknown
Final Time Rating Par: 150 Final Time Rating: 123
CPR Race Par:  114 CPR Earned In Race: 113
Fast Fig Race Par:  122 Fast Fig In Race:
Key Race Winners: 1 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 Good as Gone was cabable of.  We expected that if Good as Gone gets a good trip in their next start than we should see an improvement in Good as Gone performance figures.  Use the performance figures earned in Good as Gone last race (listed above) and compare them to the field and pars of Good as Gone next start.  If Good as Gone 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 Good as Gone will dominate the race.

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