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Robert Frankel Stakes Betting Preview

December 30, 2023

The 2023 Robert Frankel Stakes G3 at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, California is coming up soon on Saturday, December 30. Six spirited horses compete on a 1 ? mile turf track in the third race at 4:00 PM ET, aiming for a share of the $100,000 prize. Be sure to check out Yerwanthere, the favored contender with odds at 2-1.

Robert Frankel Stakes Betting Preview

Despite a smaller field of horses, there is still a range of formidable contenders in the 2023 Robert Frankel Stakes, showcasing their prowess after noteworthy recent displays. A few of these options offer valuable insights into their potential for the upcoming event.


Lakota Spirit is the only horse coming off a recent win. However, both Luminiferous and Yerwanthere have second place finishes in their last race, which shows half of the field has a top three finish in their most recent races.


Horses with Best Chance to Win

Below you can check out betting prospects for the 2023 Robert Frankel Stakes. Each of these options could be top contenders and offer excellent choices to elevate your exacta or trifecta bets.


Yerwanthere 3-1

Yerwanthere has had some mixed results this season and is needing to find consistency. She recently had a second place finish at the Kathryn Crosby Stakes RS, which improved her resume to a win and a runner-up in six attempts this year.  Her resume is appealing when looking at her career. In eight races total, she has accumulated three wins and a runner-up in eight tries.


Luminiferous 5-1

Luminiferous has been quite active this season, competing in 11 races and trying to gain momentum any way that she can. She has a second place finish at the Saratoga MSW that is worth mentioning, as this improved her resume to a win, three runner-ups, and two third place finishes in 13 career starts. Of course, she will need to maintain her speed and nkt trail off if she wants to win.


Odds, Series Trends and Free Pick

Check out MyBookie's betting odds for the 2023 Robert Frankel Stakes. Assess the probabilities of different horses to align with your betting goals using the provided options.


  • Lakota Spirit 5-2

  • Rebel Girl 8-1

  • Angel Nadeshiko 5-1

  • Luminiferous 5-1

  • Oakhurst 5-2

  • Yerwanthere 2-1 

Lakota Spirit 5-2

Lakota Spirit is coming off a win at the Delmar Aoc, which is the best result compared to what the field has recently. So far this year, she has a win and two second place finishes in four tries.


A good start out of the gate will likely be enough to win this event. Looking at her nine career races, she has earned two wins, four runner-ups, and a third place finish, making her an appealing betting prospect to consider.

Final Pick: Lakota Spirit at 5-2 to Win