23:25 Delta Downs (USA) (Dirt) 7 Dec 2018

Race 1 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $9,135 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

1

5f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
321176
i
1

Mars Curiosity 133 

b g Lunarpal - Kelly's Lake (Salt Lake)

D BF
8 8-11
Rico FloresTim Dixon
2
511205
i
2

Witch Hunt 51 

ch g Yankee Gentleman - Storm Witch (Twining)

D
7 8-11
Paulina RamirezBrett Brinkman
3
135225
i
3

Cale's Gold 13 

b g Gold Tribute - Estella Ella (Lion Heart)

D
5 8-11
Diego SaenzJr Eric Nelson,
4
332127
i
4

Mighty Intimidator 51 

dk g Intimidator - Tranquil Moment (Indian Charlie)

D
6 8-11
Jan BatistaThomas Sam
5
317175
i
5

Sparky Sparkles 128 

dk g Choosing Choice - Velourious (Mr. Sparkles)

D
7 8-11
Kevin SmithDoris Hebert
6
712617
i
6

Say Charlie 21 

b g My Pal Charlie - Say Afleet (Northern Afleet)

D
7 8-11
Roberto MoralesShane Wilson
7
142251
i
7

Legendary Larry 34 

ch g Star Guitar - J Lo's Halo (Sunny's Halo)

D
3 8-10
Timothy ThorntonKarl Broberg
8
157667-
i
8

Lucky Ricky 371 

b c Closing Argument - Truly Lucky (Truluck)

D
4 8-11
Jorge CalderonTracy Norris
Verdict

MARS CURIOSITY should find this easier than last time and the step up in trip should also suit. Cale's Gold and Legendary Larry are others to keep an eye on.

23:52 Delta Downs (USA) (Dirt) 7 Dec 2018

Race 2 - Allowance (2YO only)

Winner $26,460 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

2

5f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
14
i
1

Cohenscollegefund 21 

ch f Itsmyluckyday - No More Tax (Artax)

D
2 8-10
Kerwin ClarkAllen Landry
2
317
i
2

Mamma Says 20 

b f Guilt Trip - Mamselle Nanette (Southern Halo)

D
2 8-10
Carlos MarquezPaul Melancon
3
1343
i
3

Scat At Ms. Pat's 20 

b f Bind - Fast Annie (Cherokee Run)

D
2 8-10
Diego SaenzJustin Jeansonne
4
212
i
4

Alittlebitextra 20 

dk f Mass Media - Freeze Cat (Leestown)

D
2 8-10
Emanuel NievesJoseph Foster
5
322216
i
5

D'rockette 21 

ch f D'Wildcat - Rock N Roll Brick (Big Top Cat)

D
2 8-10
Timothy ThorntonSteven Flint
6
31
i
6

Blowing Bayou 20 

ch f Tiz The One - Mind Blowing (Friends Lake)

D
2 8-10
Thomas PompellScott Gelner
7
215
i
7

Tizzy's Song 34 

b f Tiz The One - Tale of the West (Tale Of The Cat)

2 8-10
Chris RosierScott Gelner
8
18
i
8

Miss Bitters 20 

gr/ f Old Fashioned - Sheila Tequila (Kafwain)

D
2 8-10
Jarred JournetGlenn Delahoussaye
Verdict

SCAT AT MS. PAT'S has some strong form in the book and looks sure to enjoy the drop back to 5f. Blowing Bayou and Alittlebitextra can also make the frame.

00:22 Delta Downs (USA) (Dirt) 8 Dec 2018

Race 3 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $9,450 - 10 run - Draw Advantage: None

3

7f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
232432
i
1

Mauk Power 30 

ch g Mauk Four - Love Power (Editor's Note)

5 8-11
Thomas PompellBecky Leblanc
2
876
i
2

Louisiana Creole 27 

dk g Due Date - High On Love (Peaks and Valleys)

3 8-10
Alexis BatistaJonah Fuselier
3
9-0
i
3

Savannah Dandy 302 

dk g Hooks Crossing - Jolie Bell (Williams Sentiment)

4 8-11
Jan BatistaHouston Cormier
4
54-6673
i
4

Mister Ander 22 

dk g Tale of Ekati - Lassie Of Mine (Mineshaft)

3 8-10
Alfredo ContrerasRaul Rangel
5
753404
i
5

War Dude 191 

b g War Eagle - Music Connection (Danzig Connection)

4 8-11
Timothy DecuirHenry West
6
7085
i
6

Cool Man 22 

ch g Ide - Cool Climate (Bowman's Band)

3 8-10
Chris RosierHenry Dunn
7
466537
i
7

Runciman 22 

dk g My Pal Charlie - Phatsy's Dream (February Storm)

3 8-10
Carlos QuinonesSamuel Breaux
8
5-26685
i
8

Shermaesque Flag 22 

dk g Shermanesque - Let's Get Personal (Personal Flag)

5 8-11
Gerardo MoraKatina Milburn
9
080507
i
9

Hugo's Last Song 22 

b g Songandaprayer - Little Miss Halo (New Trieste)

4 8-11
Joel DominguezDonald Balthazar
10
842342
i
10

Band Boss 134 

b g Street Boss - Shiny Band (Dixieland Band)

BF
3 8-10
Roberto MoralesBarney Core
11
4
i
11
Black, turquoise sash (Michele Rodriguez)

Disapproval 20 

dk g Tenpins - Key Approval (With Approval)

Non Runner
12
225334
i
12
Yellow, green blocks (Wilburn Smith)

Max Our Man 14 

ch g El Corredor - Rachelsmiles (Cien Fuegos)

Non Runner
Verdict

BAND BOSS caught the eye when second last time and could prove too strong for Mister Ander and Mauk Power.

00:52 Delta Downs (USA) (Dirt) 8 Dec 2018

Race 4 - Claiming (3YO plus)

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

4

5f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
321992
i
1

Theboyzdelight 27 

ch g Songandaprayer - Noon Delight (Broken Vow)

D
3 8-4
Joel DominguezRonnie Ward
2
715057
i
2

Jackie Blu 29 

dk g Wild Gold - Miss Feature (Prospect Feature)

D
8 8-8
Diego SaenzTanner Tracy
3
254638
i
3

Gentlemengentlemen 37 

b g Yankee Gentleman - Rachelsmiles (Cien Fuegos)

D
4 8-5
Jose GuerreroRobert Schultz
4
142301
i
4

Darylslittleengine 17 

ch g Littleexpectations - Lauren P. (Even The Score)

D
7 8-5
Devin MagnonRylee Grudzien
5
7-62132
i
5

Miracles Yankee 121 

b m Yankee Gentleman - Expect Miracles (Valid Expectations)

D
6 8-2
Paulina RamirezBrett Brinkman
6
131764
i
6

Song N A Cat 27 

dk g Songandaprayer - Cat Eyes (Devil His Due)

D
4 8-5
Thomas PompellDale White
7
495533
i
7

It's Mike's Turn 27 

ch g Forefathers - Page By Page (Read The Footnotes)

D
4 8-5
Timothy ThorntonKarl Broberg
8
652224
i
8

Valyrian 29 

ch g Lemon Drop Kid - Panacea (Lion Hearted)

4 8-8
Gerard MelanconChris Richard
9
234525
i
9

Bolitar 44 

b g Harlan's Holiday - Mixup (Unbridled's Song)

D
5 8-8
Rico FloresTim Dixon
Verdict

IT'S MIKE'S TURN represents a new stable and gave them something to build on when third in a good race last time. Valyrian and Bolitar should also be finishing fast and late.

01:22 Delta Downs (USA) (Dirt) 8 Dec 2018

Race 5 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $8,505 - 10 run - Draw Advantage: None

5

7f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
564546
i
1

My Expectations 17 

b g Valid Expectations - My Girl Bess (More Than Ready)

4 8-11
Joel DominguezAllen Milligan
2
311568
i
2

Hero's Divide 117 

b g Great Divide - Show Me the Hero (Sea Hero)

D
6 8-8
Filemon RodriguezIsai Gonzalez
3
025384
i
3
Black, green hoops, green hoops on sleeves (Brent Gasaway)

Changewilldoyagood 27 

b g Medaglia d'Oro - Changeisgonnacome (Cherokee Run)

D BF
Non Runner
4
511-374
i
4

Lukes Bad Boy 17 

b g Gold Tribute - Halo Eskimo (Eskimo)

D
9 8-8
Roberto MoralesShane Wilson
5
880682
i
5

Montbrooks Miracle 22 

b g Montbrook - Expect Miracles (Valid Expectations)

D
7 8-8
Thomas PompellShelton Sr Zenon
6
147062
i
6

Chat Rat 42 

dk g Hold Me Back - It's A Sham (Broken Vow)

D BF
4 8-8
Timothy ThorntonKarl Broberg
7
796949
i
7

Stick 17 

dk c Mass Media - Queen Latina (Congrats)

4 8-11
Jan BatistaCharles Zenon
8
523224
i
8

Si Familia 37 

dk g Yes It's True - Family Business (Saint Ballado)

D
5 8-11
Gerard MelanconHarlan Boutte
9
1976-08
i
9

Leavethetip 28 

dk g Behindatthebar - Color Parade (Way West)

D
6 8-8
Jarred JournetCortland Harrison
10
5715-42
i
10

Killingit 21 

ch g Candy Ride - Takesmybreathaway (Gone West)

D
6 8-11
Kerwin ClarkAllen Landry
11
735097
i
11

King's Share 13 

b g K One King - Share (Stravinsky)

D
5 8-8
Alexander CastilloJr Eric Nelson,
12
234442
i
12
Lime green (Charles Garvey)

Roberto Gato 39 

ch g Zensational - Cat News (Storm Cat)

D BF
Non Runner
Verdict

Not much separates CHAT RAT, Killingit and Changewilldoyagood on the speed figures, but the former has the best recent form and is fancied to score.

01:52 Delta Downs (USA) (Dirt) 8 Dec 2018

Race 6 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $14,490 - 10 run - Draw Advantage: None

6

5f

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
362313
i
1

Flat Out Love 120 

dk g Flat Out - Without Love (With Distinction)

D
3 8-10
Kerwin ClarkAllen Landry
2
21247
i
2

D'rocketman 74 

ch g D'Wildcat - Warpaint Annie (Bwana Charlie)

D
4 8-8
Luis NegronTyron Benoit
3
0/52
i
3

Dark Harbor 80 

dk c Artie Schiller - Kelli Lee (Kris S.)

4 8-11
Diego SaenzRon Moquett
4
311442
i
4

C C Harris 44 

b g Custom For Carlos - Double Blend (Double Honor)

D BF
3 8-7
Roberto MoralesW Calhoun
5
468459
i
5

Twin Farms 42 

b g Run Away and Hide - Heartbroken Hill (Broken Vow)

BF
3 8-10 b
Timothy ThorntonKarl Broberg
6
6-1
i
6

Harry's Lil Hippie 20 

dk c Closing Argument - Miss Noon By Doon (Monashee Mountain)

D
3 8-7
Carlos QuinonesKearney Segura
7
40-6566
i
7

Blended Lute 16 

b g Midnight Lute - Yoursmineours (Belong To Me)

D
3 8-10
Joel DominguezAllen Milligan
8
552322
i
8

Insubordination 14 

dk g Vronsky - Rebellious (Proud Irish)

D BF
5 8-11
Rico FloresTim Dixon
9
142678
i
9

Smooth Colliery 27 

gr/ g Redding Colliery - Smooth Striker (Smart Strike)

3 8-7
Thomas PompellDale White
10
177848
i
10

County Coroner 49 

b g Saint Afleet - Minideputy (Silver Deputy)

D
3 8-7
Jose GuerreroClifford Dodson
Verdict

FLAT OUT LOVE has some good experience in the book and is fancied to claim a second win from his last three starts. Dark Harbor and C C Harris are also fancied.

02:22 Delta Downs (USA) (Dirt) 8 Dec 2018

Race 7 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $8,820 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

7

6f 110y

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
463432
i
1

Regal Heiress 20 

dk f Regal Ransom - This Kat Talks (Tale Of The Cat)

D
4 8-8 (ow2)
Alfredo ContrerasGuy Smith
2
221412
i
2

She's Got Moxy 28 

ch f Trappe Shot - Ornamental Torch (Orientate)

D
3 8-7
Rico FloresTim Dixon
3
721375
i
3

Ice Party 20 

b f Ice Box - Party Ribbon (Java Gold)

D
4 8-8
Eguard TejeraJorge Lara
4
712677
i
4

Honest Scarlet 28 

dk f Honest Man - Scarlet Rain (Catastrophe)

D
4 8-8
Diego SaenzSamuel Breaux
5
325747
i
5

Lucky For Us 20 

ch f Lookin At Lucky - Malia (Regal Classic)

D
3 8-7
Paulina RamirezCarl Deville
6
215673
i
6

Silver's Swan Song 14 

gr/ f My Golden Song - Formal Legend (Gold Legend)

D
3 8-7
Thomas PompellDanny Pish
7
141504
i
7

Dixie Doris 14 

dk f Calibrachoa - Londolozi (Forest Wildcat)

D
3 8-7
Joel DominguezRaul Rangel
Verdict

REGAL HEIRESS caught the eye when second here three weeks ago and looks sure to go close if ridden positively. Silver's Swan Song and She's Got Moxy can land minor shares of the pot.

02:52 Delta Downs (USA) (Dirt) 8 Dec 2018

Race 8 - Allowance Optional Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $24,570 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

8

7f

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
322137
i
1

Mr. Al's Gal 22 

dk f Salute the Sarge - Spanish Ice (Spanish Steps)

D
4 8-5
Diego SaenzJustin Jeansonne
2
166435
i
2

Fleet Halo 21 

b f My Pal Charlie - Say Afleet (Northern Afleet)

3 8-4
Thomas PompellMisty Cansler
3
467561
i
3

She'sagraciouslady 14 

ch f Gemologist - Grace Happens (Aptitude)

D
4 8-8
Timothy ThorntonKarl Broberg
4
513511
i
4

Dr Liz 36 

dk f Salute the Sarge - Slews Return (Came Home)

4 8-5
Eguard TejeraRicky Courville
5
214511
i
5

Suzie's Dream 20 

b f Tiz The One - Mercy Sakes Alive (Woodman)

D
4 8-5
Roberto MoralesLonnie Briley
6
110318
i
6

Mariah's Galaxy 14 

ch f Greeley's Galaxy - Black Mariah (Devil His Due)

D
4 8-5
Kevin SmithVictor Arceneaux
7
276411
i
7

Tell Your Mama 37 

b f Blame - Taletobetold (Tale Of The Cat)

3 8-7
Gerard MelanconThomas Amoss
8
2-11157
i
8

Operatic 154 

dk f Big Drama - Sanctioned (Maudlin)

D
4 8-8
Emanuel NievesBrett Brinkman
Verdict

MR. AL'S GAL takes a big drop in class and makes more appeal than Tell Your Mama and Dr Liz back over 7f.

03:22 Delta Downs (USA) (Dirt) 8 Dec 2018

Race 9 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $11,970 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

9

5f

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
125664
i
1

Queen Of Gypsies 155 

dk f Warrior's Reward - Gray Cache (Holy Bull)

D BF
3 8-10
Jose GuerreroShane Wilson
2
923428
i
2

Watch My Steam 43 

dk m My Pal Charlie - Steaming Home (Salt Lake)

D
5 8-11
Alexander CastilloPeter Derousselle
3
243246
i
3

Space Cowgirl 21 

b f Astrology - The Lady Excavate (Excavate)

3 8-10
Kevin SmithTracy Norris
4
983-541
i
4
Blue, orange star, blue star on orange sleeves (David Laviolette)

Redtotherescue 28 

ch f Ide - Abastada (Smarty Jones)

D
Withdrawn
5
8887-79
i
5

Louisiana Lily 21 

gr/ f Songandaprayer - Wedding Day Blues (El Prado)

D
4 8-11
Jarred JournetEric Long
6
12
i
6

Z Pride 230 

ch f Dakota Pride - Macie Z Gold (Gold Tribute)

D
3 8-10
Alfredo ContrerasWillie Simien Jr
7
621429
i
7

A Pretty Face 13 

b f My Pal Charlie - Gentilly Lace (On Target)

D
3 8-10
Thomas PompellLee Thomas
Verdict

REDTOTHERESCUE won well on reappearance last time and is worth following once more. Queen Of Gypsies and Z Pride can claim the remaining two rosettes.