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Mint Ladies Sprint Betting Preview

September 9, 2023


The Ladies Turf Sprint Stakes, or Mint Ladies Sprints for short, will feature nine horses that are ready to put on a show. This will be the 11th race of the day at Kentucky Downs, making this an appealing event later in the evening. 


  • Date / Track: 09/09/2023 Kentucky Downs

  • Post Time: 5:54 PM ET

  • Distance: 6 ½ furlongs (turf)

  • Purse: $1,000,000

Mint Ladies Sprints Betting Preview

The Mint Ladies Sprints showcase a deep and talented lineup among Kentucky Downs' events for the day. While numerous horses capture attention, a select few truly distinguish themselves.

Out of the nine horses competing, two are coming off of wins and six overall placed in the top three in their last event. This makes the field quite complicated to choose through, but should make for a great race.

Horses with Best Chance to Win

Explore an in-depth breakdown of selected standout contenders in the highly competitive Mint Ladies Sprints, showcasing their unique strengths. This analysis also provides valuable guidance for bettors aiming to forecast exacta and trifecta results, offering alternative strategies beyond picking the race victor.

Gal in a Rush 12-1

Gal in a Rush returns for another event, fresh off of a victory at the Sar AlwOC back in August. In four events this year, she has two wins and two runner-ups. Popular jockey Irad Ortiz Jr will be riding her and potentially putting her into good shape to win.

Wakanaka 4-1

Wakanaka enters this race after coming in second at the Caress G3. She has not won yet this year, but has the recent runner-up and a third place finish in four events. She is also trained by the legendary Bill Mott, so this could work in her favor.

Tony Ann 6-1

Tony Ann is looking to build off of her runner-up result at the Daisycutter Handicap LS. Her recent event was her debut for the season, but her career stats show four wins out of eight starts.

Odds, Series Trends and Free Pick

The 2023 Mint Ladies Sprints is creating a buzz, courtesy of MyBookie's distinctive betting choices and a strong field of contenders. Explore the specifics below to enhance your betting experience.


  • Fast and Feminine: 30-1

  • Quaria Comet: 5-1

  • Wakanaka: 4-1

  • Train to Artemus: 10-1

  • Tony Ann: 6-1

  • Bay Storm: 9-5

  • Our Flash Drive: 10-1

  • Unbridled Mary: 20-1

  • Gal in a Rush: 12-1

Bay Storm 9-5

Bay Storm offers a compelling resume compared to the field. She is coming off of a victory at the Kentucky Downs Preview Mint Ladies Turf Sprint LS.

Looking at her six starts this season, she has one win, two runner-ups, and one third place finish. This is a great chance for her to get another quality win.

Final Pick: Take Bay Storm at 9-5 to Win