18:15 Delaware Park (USA) (Dirt) 17 Sep 2018

Race 1 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $7,560 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

1

1m 70y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
445566
i
1

Hangry 16 

dk g Macho Uno - Classic Lake (Tiznow)

D
5 8-4 (ow3)
Reylu GutierrezLeandro Moreno
2
714345
i
2

Ferdinandthemouse 20 

dk g Lyracist - Chase The Punch (Two Punch)

D
5 8-8
Jomar GarciaSilvio Martin
3
645568
i
3

Bannon 12 

b g Tiznow - Sweet Mariage (Forestry)

D
3 8-5
Antonio QuilesJorge Diaz
4
826343
i
4

Liberal Spin 14 

b g Kitten's Joy - Exceedexpectations (Tale Of The Cat)

D BF
8 8-4 (ow2)
Ricardo ChiappeHugh McMahon
5
544732
i
5

Hirschbein 14 

gr/ g Posse - F Sharp (Kris S.)

D
6 8-4
Jomar OrtegaJose Rodriguez
6
473796
i
6

Edisto Bay 10 

ch g Bullsbay - Immune to Gloom (Citidancer)

D
6 8-8
Augusto MarinJorge Diaz
Verdict

HIRSCHBEIN could easily go one better than his second last time, when only beaten a neck. The consistent Liberal Spin has to be respected with Ferdinandthemouse another for the shortlist.

18:45 Delaware Park (USA) (Dirt) 17 Sep 2018

Race 2 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $6,300 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

2

5f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
88485
i
1

Doxa 23 

dk m Mr Stormello - Seal Judgements (Bandini)

5 8-11
Miguel MelendezRoque Romero
2
757658
i
2
White and red quarters, white diamonds on red sleeves (Steven Wister)

Philjangle 11 

dk m Philanthropist - Bojangle Now (Tiznow)

Non Runner
3
0775-07
i
3

Very Charming 35 

dk f Flatter - Road to Mandalay (Sea of Secrets)

3 8-8
Carol CedenoWayne Potts
4
62
i
4

Li'l Miss Trouble 23 

ch f Horse Greeley - Theatrical Girl (Wiseman's Ferry)

BF
3 8-8
Angel SuarezGerald Bennett
5
866854
i
5

Editora 14 

b m City Sharpster - Salerosa (Count On Steve)

6 8-11
Brittany ScamptonRoque Romero
6
6333
i
6

Rachaels Way 9 

ch f Petionville - Hannerly (Dancing Count)

4 8-11
Jose BetancourtKelly Deiter
7
836646
i
7

No Honey Money 23 

b f Don'tsellmeshort - Ez Money Honey (Royal Egyptian)

3 8-8
Antonio QuilesMichael Gorham
Verdict

The lightly-raced LI'L MISS TROUBLE finished runner-up on her second start and with further improvement could easily take this. Rachaels Way has made the podium on her last three starts and could get involved, with Very Charming interesting down in grade.

19:15 Delaware Park (USA) (Dirt) 17 Sep 2018

Race 3 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $7,560 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

3

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
323241
i
1

Important 25 

dk f Include - Hoka He (Dixie Union)

D
4 8-11
Rosario MontanezJesus Cruz
2
730256
i
2

Andrea's Hope 11 

dk f Nicanor - Preach Love (Pulpit)

D
4 8-8
Angel SuarezSr Arthur Stauffer,
3
91-6156
i
3

Beatubyachubinose 12 

b f Hey Chub - Beatsanemptystall (Broken Vow)

4 8-8
Shannon UskeSusan McBride
4
562666
i
4
White, red circle (Cristian Castro)

Petipa 7 

dk f Gio Ponti - Un Bel Di (Rahy)

D
Non Runner
5
78-6667
i
5

Lethal Lil Lady 11 

b m Unbridled Energy - Sporting Scene (Silveyville)

D
9 8-8
Martin SolisBassam Captan
6
254355
i
6

Da'blues Dancer 23 

dk m Circular Quay - Blue Grass Dancer (Dance Brightly)

D
6 8-6 (ow1)
Reylu GutierrezJesus Cruz
7
553112
i
7

Miss Gray 23 

gr/ f Hunters Bay - Bedtime For Jr. (Buddha)

3 8-5
Edwin GonzalezKieron Magee
8
732143
i
8

Only One Wish 11 

b m Divine Park - Betty's Wish (Gold Case)

D
5 8-8
Antonio QuilesScott Lake
Verdict

MISS GRAY missed out on a three-timer when second to a useful rival last time and could get back to winning ways at the expense of Only One Wish and Important.

19:45 Delaware Park (USA) (Dirt) 17 Sep 2018

Race 4 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $7,560 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

4

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
575222
i
1

Seve 35 

b g Giant's Causeway - Our Dani (Homebuilder)

D
9 8-6
Jose BetancourtScott Lake
2
3-54114
i
2

Forest Blue 65 

ch g Tale of Ekati - Forest Shadows (Woodman)

D BF
6 8-11
Trevor McCarthyJamie Ness
3
713113
i
3

Ripe 22 

ch g Include - Momentary Hope (Southern Halo)

D
3 8-8
Carol CedenoWayne Potts
4
763132
i
4

More Front 26 

b g War Front - Wildlife Festival (Seeking The Gold)

D
6 8-9
Antonio QuilesAndrew Simoff
5
532114
i
5

Light's Gone Wild 57 

dk g Wildcat Heir - Slow Green Light (Mr. Greeley)

D
6 8-11
Alex CintronKathleen DeMasi
6
115355
i
6

Sventastic 15 

ch g Orientate - Roman Tango (Horatius)

D
4 8-9
Kevin GomezAnn Merryman
7
611605
i
7

Big Awesome 26 

ch g Awesome of Course - Oh My Danielle (Pentelicus)

D BF
6 8-8
Angel SuarezGerald Bennett
Verdict

SEVE has rattled the crossbar on the last three occasions and could be the answer here in what is a tricky contest to call. Forest Blue, Light's Gone Wild and Ripe all have winning form to their name and have to be respected.

20:15 Delaware Park (USA) 17 Sep 2018

Race 5 - Waiver Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $11,340 - 9 run - Draw Advantage: None

5

7f 110y

Good

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
23-
i
1
WHITE, black diamond (Hi-Rock Stable)

Keoni 339 

dk g Medford - Dina's Song (Seattle Song)

BF
Non Runner
2
i
2

Second Encore 

gr/ g Orientate - Two Bows (Two Punch)

3 8-9
Trevor McCarthyElizabeth Voss
3
7
i
3

Andouille 159 

gr/ g Double Honor - Lavender Twist (Wild Wonder)

3 8-9
Angel SuarezStacy Hendry
4
922-443
i
4

Thank You So Much 71 

b g Soaring Empire - Crazy Catlady (Freud)

3 8-9
Feargal LynchSteven Asmussen
5
8-6669
i
5

Secret Cape 102 

ch g Cape Blanco - Secret Of Front (Saint Ballado)

3 8-9
Carol CedenoScott Lake
6
035440
i
6

Recliner 11 

ch c In Summation - Saint Barbara (Sweetsouthernsaint)

4 8-9
Augusto MarinM Reardon
7
655767
i
7

On Shore Leave 12 

ch f Midshipman - Thrill Seeker (Housebuster)

4 8-6
Antonio QuilesWallace Neilson
8
77240
i
8

Hero Of Fire 8 

dk c Hero Of Order - Made Of Fire (Monarchos)

3 8-9
Jose GarciaGennadi Dorochenko
9
253926
i
9

Ambition Mission 22 

gr/ g Mission Impazible - Faith Keeper (Not For Love)

3 8-9
Katie DavisCorby Caiazzo
10
744578
i
10

Mister Obvious 11 

b g Twisted Mister - It's Obvious (Marquetry)

4 8-9
Robert PazCathy Denelsbeck
11
98
i
11
WHITE, black diamond (Hi-Rock Stable)

Zy 75 

dk g Bobalicious - Generous Gift (Victory Gallop)

Non Runner
Verdict

The consistent THANK YOU SO MUCH has produced three useful runs in 2018 so far and gets the nod here over Hero Of Fire, who is respected on his old form, and Keoni, who let down favourite backers last time but could surprise now.

20:45 Delaware Park (USA) (Dirt) 17 Sep 2018

Race 6 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $7,560 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

6

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
2946/39-
i
1
Royal blue, white stripe on blue sleeves (Jose Rosales)

She'smineiloveher 589 

b m Purim - Morigami (Orchard Park)

Withdrawn
2
545244
i
2

Saratoga Angel 8 

b m J P's Gusto - Angel of Bataan (Holy Mountain)

D
5 8-8
Martin SolisBassam Captan
3
522651
i
3

Flashy Moment 23 

ch f Flashy Bull - Foolish Moment (Rock Slide)

D
3 8-8
Ricardo ChiappeHubert Gaffney
4
16504
i
4

Giolilmiss 42 

dk f Gio Ponti - Lil Miss Richie (Half Ours)

3 8-3
Shannon UskePeter Gulyas
5
516253
i
5

Buy For Less 19 

dk f Bodemeister - Ayla Bella (Touch Gold)

D
4 8-8
Keiber CoaElizabeth Brand
6
7196
i
6

Ballerina Kitten 39 

ch f Kitten's Joy - Lead Me On (Broken Vow)

D
3 8-5
Augusto MarinMichael Gorham
7
862346
i
7

Earned The Shot 9 

ch f Eye Of The Leopard - Sitara (Point Given)

D
3 8-5
Angel SuarezHubert Gaffney
8
252167
i
8

Whimsical Delight 21 

b f Rock Slide - Broulan (Pleasant Tap)

4 8-6
Carol CedenoJesus Cruz
9
265545
i
9

Sunshineinmypocket 19 

ch m Trappe Shot - Redhead Riot (Top Account)

D
5 8-6
Miguel MelendezRoque Romero
Verdict

WHIMSICAL DELIGHT looks capable of taking full advantage of a drop in class, having disappointed last time, and she can prove too strong for Earned The Shot and Ballerina Kitten.

21:15 Delaware Park (USA) 17 Sep 2018

Race 7 - Allowance Optional Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $22,680 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

7

5f

Good

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
256415
i
1

American Sailor 43 

ch g City Zip - Yesshesarocket (Yes It's True)

D BF
6 8-6
Angel SerpaWayne Potts
2
12-1515
i
2
Grey, lime braces, lime hoops on blue sleeves (Victor Carrasco, Jr)

Combat Controller 109 

dk g Awesome Again - Redreamit (Tapit)

Non Runner
3
5-25215
i
3

One Lucky Step 47 

dk g Two Step Salsa - One Buck Coyote (Regal Humor)

D
6 8-6
Angel SuarezGerald Bennett
4
678-166
i
4
White, black blocks,white and black halved sleeves (Home Team Stables)

Merry's Honor 50 

b g Congressionalhonor - Merry Princess (Polish Numbers)

D
Non Runner
5
211572
i
5

Shoe Loves Shoe 19 

b g Friesan Fire - Tizthen (Tiznow)

D
4 8-6
Trevor McCarthyJamie Ness
6
473531
i
6
Black, gold chevrons on sleeves, gold cap (Goldfarb, Sanford J , Malvern And Janet Burroughs Llc, Davis, Ira And Hochman, Jack)

Benefactor 28 

dk g More Than Ready - Villa d'Este (Street Sense)

D
Non Runner
7
6-04313
i
7

Make My Saturday 44 

b g Any Given Saturday - Exciting Justice (Glitterman)

D BF
8 8-6
Carol CedenoScott Lake
8
641365
i
8

Willie B Mine 61 

dk g Lion Hearted - Roman Tango (Horatius)

D
7 8-6
Kevin GomezAnn Merryman
9
393211
i
9

Burford 26 

b g Street Magician - Baltic Lady (Polish Miner)

D
5 8-6
Mario PinoAimee Hall
10
438334
i
10

Flower Punch 39 

b g Flower Alley - Holly's Punch (Two Punch)

5 8-6
Daniel CentenoGerald Bennett
11
232417
i
11
Red and white stripes, white stars on blue yolk (Larry Rabold)

Here's A Jetpack 21 

ch g Here's Zealous - Reasontofly (Sky Classic)

D BF
Non Runner
12
552638
i
12
Black, gold stripe on sleeves, black cap (Perez Stables Llc)

Smarty Mr D 9 

ch g Smarty Jones - Lelander (Cherokee Run)

D
Non Runner
13
41
i
13

Great Adventurer 38 

b g Great Notion - Potomac Bend (Polish Numbers)

D
3 8-3 (ow3)
Alex CintronKathleen DeMasi
Verdict

SHOE LOVES SHOE looks the one to side with on the evidence of his second last time and he can go one better ahead of Benefactor and Make My Saturday.

21:45 Delaware Park (USA) (Dirt) 17 Sep 2018

Race 8 - Starter Optional Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $11,340 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

8

1m 70y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
155111
i
1

Secret Rose 16 

ch f Justin Phillip - American Megan (Quiet American)

D
3 8-3 (ow2)
Jose GarciaVictor Carrasco
2
95214-4
i
2

Zarcat 51 

ch m Munnings - Hurricane Helen (Candy Stripes)

D
5 8-6
Martin SolisGeorge Coyle
3
141235
i
3

Lady Terp 38 

dk m Birdstone - Dawn Star Rising (Decarchy)

D
7 8-6
Ricardo ChiappeScott Lake
4
143432
i
4
Yellow, white hoop on sleeves (Carlos Rafael)

Haveaniceweekend 63 

b f Adios Charlie - Almost A Valentine (High Cotton)

Non Runner
5
251223
i
5

Clare's Dowery 21 

dk m Jump Start - She Shines (Polish Numbers)

D
5 8-8
Alex CintronKieron Magee
6
842236
i
6

Patriotic Endeavor 45 

b f Warrior's Reward - Smart Catch (Conquistador Cielo)

D BF
4 8-6
Angel SuarezJohn Rigattieri
Verdict

CLARE'S DOWERY has been a very consistent performer over the last couple of months and she looks set to return to winning form at the expense of Patriotic Endeavor and Lady Terp.

22:15 Delaware Park (USA) (Dirt) 17 Sep 2018

Race 9 - Allowance Optional Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $7,875 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

9

1m 70y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
84-3312
i
1

Prince William Aa 19 

g c Burning Sand - TRIUMPHS PEARL (Seyvilla Triumph)

4 8-12
Keiber CoaJerenesto Torrez
2
463543
i
2

Chndakasexpress 9 

b g CHNDAKA - Grand Masquerade (Monarch Ah)

D
8 8-8
Ryan PowellSimon Hobson
3
4156
i
3

Fortaissa 44 

b m TH RICHIE - Shippey Lane (Haffir El Rimal)

5 8-5
Jomar OrtegaKen Danyluk
4
184711
i
4

Captain Bush 7 

c g BUSH HOG - Glebe (Samtyr)

D
4 8-12
Jose BetancourtSimon Hobson
5
54-6366
i
5

Rb Wicked Rich 44 

c f TH RICHIE - R B Sand Storm (Burning Sand)

4 8-5
Travis WalesElizabeth Brand
6
32221
i
6

Big Ben Aa 14 

b c Burning Sand - TRI SPRING PROOF (Nf Proof)

3 8-8
Carol CedenoJerenesto Torrez
7
51-3542
i
7
Red, black diamond (Hector Castellanos)

Big Chay 21 

g c SO BIG IS BETTER - Chays Zell Mkp (ZACHZELL)

D
Non Runner
8
9-17255
i
8

Mizzdora 44 

g f Vazs Mane Son - Pj Miss Zuby (CHNDAKA)

4 8-5
Robert PazKen Danyluk
Verdict

CAPTAIN BUSH has been in great form on his last couple of outings and he looks set to land the hat-trick ahead of Prince William Aa and Big Ben Aa.