The lives and loves behind the scenes at the racetrack are detailed in this thoroughbred soap opera. An ambitious young trainer, Joel Tarrant (Ty Hardin), enters into an illicit affair with the stable owner's wealthy wife, hot-to-trot Laura Rubio (Suzanne Pleshette), in the hope that
someday he'll have enough dough to buy his own horses and stable. Husband Matt (Ralph Meeker) suspects what is going on and fires Joel. Desperate, Joel borrows money from the boss of his former girl friend, Ann Conroy (Dorothy Provine), to buy a promising horse. When the horse wins big in a
preliminary race, Joel gets his hopes up, but the horse loses in the final run and leaves Joel f...