20:45 Golden Gate Fields (USA) (Dirt) 16 Feb 2018

Race 1 - Claiming (4YO plus)

Winner $4,410 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

1

5f

Standard (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
1579-62
i
1
Forest green, ivory horses head, ivory bars on green sleeves (Perez, Miguel Sanchez And Winick, Debbie)

Lady Clem 20 

dk f Papa Clem - Kind Lady (Sir Cat)

4 8-12
Erick CruzDebbie Winick
2
34387-7
i
2
Orange (Maria Reyes)

Dollemma 34 

b m Papa Clem - Dolly Wells (Poliglote)

7 8-13
Silvio AmadorGary Greiner
3
647990-
i
3
White, red hoops, red armlets on sleeves (Hill Farm Llc)

Deedeelicious 149 

b m Zarbyev - Cigar Starter (Jump Start)

5 8-13
Ferrin PetersonAnthony Stabile
4
4351-43
i
4
Dark green, white cross belts, white armlets on sleeves (Nevada Equine, Llc)

Ineedamaniandapedi 32 

ch f Ministers Wild Cat - Nine To Five Lady (Mr. Greeley)

D
4 8-12
William Iii AntongeorgiSteve Sherman
5
2264-32
i
5
Lime (Gary Gomes)

Swift Approval 32 

b m Thorn Song - Swift Boat (Cee's Tizzy)

D
5 8-13
Catalino MartinezGary Greiner
6
47423-1
i
6
White, royal blue ball, royal blue bars on sleeves (Highland Yard Llc, Higgins, Matt, Jauregui, Carina And Penrose, Craig)

Sticker Shock 27 

b f Wildcat Heir - Circuit Breaker (Yes It's True)

D
4 8-12
Lucas GutierrezO Jauregui
Verdict

STICKER SHOCK, Ineedamaniandapedi and Swift Approval all look closely matched on form but the first-mentioned showed likeable battling qualities last time when winning and looks poised to launch another bold effort.

21:15 Golden Gate Fields (USA) (Dirt) 16 Feb 2018

Race 2 - Claiming (4YO plus)

Winner $4,410 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

2

5f 110y

Standard (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
575-542
i
1
White, red hoops, red armlets on sleeves (Hill Farm Llc)

Cowgirls Pray 13 

ch m Cowtown Cat - Pause to Pray (Timeless Moment)

D
8 8-13
Rocco BowenAnthony Stabile
2
1466-35
i
2
Red (SELWYN LAGRONE)

Khalaya 13 

dk m Rocky Bar - Kriskeri (Rehaan)

D
5 8-13
Irving OrozcoSelwyn Lagrone
3
4332-34
i
3
White and red stripes, white stars on blue yoke, red sleeves (Martin Bach)

Ourprincessmelanie 21 

b m Roi Charmant - King city kitty (Gotham City)

D
5 8-13
Abel CedilloManuel Badilla
4
3557-23
i
4
Red and white stripes, white stars on blue sleeves (Desimone, Fred And Markle, Dan)

Pebble Beach 20 

gr/ m Proud Citizen - White Nile (Unbridled's Song)

D
5 8-13
Pedro TerreroDan Markle
5
4123-35
i
5
Maroon, green chevron, green armlets on cream sleeves (Malibu Valley Farms, Inc , Prestonwood Racing, Llc And Morey, William E)

Glamsquad 20 

dk m Southern Image - Glamorous Miss (Northern Afleet)

D
7 8-13
Frank AlvaradoWilliam Morey
6
1257-86
i
6
Blue, white circle 'm' on back, black and white checked sleeves (Steve Moger)

Miss Bliss 12 

b m Northern Afleet - Felicitee (Menifee)

D
6 8-13
Francisco DuranJr Ed Moger,
Verdict

GLAMSQUAD drops in class and a return to anything like her best would probably be enough here. Miss Bliss should be suited by the drop in trip, while Cowgirls Pray is always a threat at this sort of level.

21:45 Golden Gate Fields (USA) (Dirt) 16 Feb 2018

Race 3 - Maiden Claiming (4YO plus)

Winner $8,190 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

3

1m

Standard (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
7/6762-4
i
1
Black (Ridgeley Farm Llc, Prince, John And Prince, Lillian)

Mr. Magico 22 

dk c Hat Trick - Diva Ash (Tapit)

4 8-12
Irving OrozcoJedd Josephson
2
37846-2
i
2
Teal, black diamond 'wd' , black bars on sleeves (Al Keshishian)

Fantastic Aragorn 33 

ch g Aragorn - Fantastic Career (Score Quick)

5 8-13
Silvio AmadorWilliam Delia
3
07849-5
i
3
Light Brown, brown chevron, brown spots on sleeves, light blue and brown quartered cap (D P Racing)

Dare To Believe 33 

dk g More Than Ready - Agatha (Distorted Humor)

5 8-13
Cristobal HerreraSherrie Monroe
4
223225-
i
4
Black, red horseshoe and 'jr' on back, black cuffs on red sleeves (Barragan, Candelario And Ramos, Jesus)

El Alteno 70 

b g Blazonry - How Can That Be (Kris S.)

BF
4 8-10
Frank AlvaradoRhoda March
5
3653-22
i
5
Orange, black diamonds, black circle 'wh' on back, orange sleeves (Hedrick, William L And Hernandez, Andres)

Dark And Dandy 12 

dk g Kafwain - Jennifer Lady (Known Fact)

4 8-10
Pedro TerreroSheldon Paldanius
6
620738-
i
6
Green (Daniele, Lori And Monroe, Sherrie)

Sumday Sumday 52 

dk h Bedford Falls - Flying Alibi (Flying Continental)

6 8-13
Julien CoutonSherrie Monroe
7
00589-2
i
7
Red, white stripes, blue sleeves, white cap (Daniel Franko)

Duke Of Eddie 21 

ch g Square Eddie - Grace Of Windsor (Mister Baileys)

4 8-10
Rocco BowenDaniel Franko
Verdict

DARK AND DANDY has looked unlucky the last twice when finishing second and won't get too many better chances than this to end a long losing run. Fantastic Aragorn and El Alteno can make him work for it.

22:15 Golden Gate Fields (USA) (Dirt) 16 Feb 2018

Race 4 - Allowance Optional Claiming (4YO plus)

Winner $18,270 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

4

1m

Standard (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
121404-
i
1
Silver, red dice on back, red sleeves (Patrick Lepley)

Perfect Come Back 229 

b g Pleasantly Perfect - Millie's Quest (Quest For Fame)

D
4 8-10
Frank AlvaradoTim McCanna
2
1269-14
i
2
White, black v (Victory Rose Thoroughbreds, Inc)

Smoked Too Many 13 

b g Many Rivers - Smoked Glass (Smokester)

D
5 8-11
Cristobal HerreraEllen Jackson
3
34/633-3
i
3
White, grey stripe on sleeves (Hollendorfer, Llc And Carver, John)

Outside Nashville 40 

b g Broken Vow - Mary Coughlan (Gulch)

D
Non Runner
4
42125-4
i
4
Pink, Black seams and cap (Peter Redekop B C , Ltd)

Aqua Frio 34 

dk c Uncle Mo - Down The Well (Mujadil)

D
4 8-10
William Iii AntongeorgiBlaine Wright
5
33782-1
i
5
Red, green yoke, green stripe on sleeves (Hollendorfer, Llc And Todaro, George)

G. G. Ryder 26 

ch h Chhaya Dance - Stormy Gigi (Storm Boot)

D
7 8-13
Juan HernandezJerry Hollendorfer
6
1/1253-5
i
6
Red, light blue ball, light blue bars on sleeves (Victory Rose Thoroughbreds, Inc , Martin, Jerry R And Martin, Margaret M)

Many Roses 40 

dk g Many Rivers - Heirloom Rose (Bertrando)

D
5 8-11
Abel CedilloEllen Jackson
Verdict

OUTSIDE NASHVILLE was deemed good enough for class races earlier in the season and shaped like his turn was near when third over an inadequate 6f last time. Aqua Frio and G. G. Ryder can take advantage should the selection misfire.

22:45 Golden Gate Fields (USA) (Dirt) 16 Feb 2018

Race 5 - Claiming (4YO plus)

Winner $6,930 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

5

6f

Standard (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
167-
i
1
Red, blue sleeves (Calmont Thoroughbreds Llc)

Empress Deelites 174 

dk f Empire Way - Cotorra (Afternoon Deelites)

D
4 8-12
Lucas GutierrezWilliam Morey
2
345/2-45
i
2
Royal blue, gold triangle, two gold hoops on sleeves, blue cap (Bran Jam Stable)

Porteous (GB)  22 

b m Sixties Icon - Fading Away (Fraam)

D
7 8-13
Irving OrozcoAndy Mathis
3
1534-44
i
3
Blue, gold sleeves, blue cap (Barbara DeLima)

Red Rose Lady 19 

ch m Brave Cat - Red Hair Lady (Smokester)

D BF
Non Runner
4
1641-13
i
4
White, red disc (Leon Scott)

Warrens Lil Margie 20 

b m Affirmative - Pinctada (Quiet American)

D
7 8-11
Edgar VelascoWilliam Morey
5
7/7232-4
i
5
All cerise (Bellasis, Tim, McAfee, Ron And Sadie, Porter, Pamela And Tschanz, Cassandra)

Regal Lady 20 

b m Bedford Falls - Penuche Royale (Chapel Royal)

6 8-13
Hugo HerreraTim Bellasis
6
12-5537
i
6
White, red hoops, red armlets on sleeves (Hill Farm Llc)

Pretty Surprise 7 

b m Congrats - Pretty Dicey (Cherokee Run)

D
6 8-13
Rocco BowenAnthony Stabile
7
3/572-22
i
7
White, black stripe on sleeves (Carrol Stubbs)

Run Sophia Run 20 

b m Bedford Falls - Factual Lady (Smoke Glacken)

D BF
8 8-13
Juan HernandezSamuel Calvario
Verdict

PORTEOUS takes a drop in class here and would be tough to stop if anything like back to her best. Warrens Lil Margie looks set to launch a bold bid, while Run Sophia Run should be finishing fast and late.

23:15 Golden Gate Fields (USA) (Dirt) 16 Feb 2018

Race 6 - Claiming (4YO plus)

Winner $6,300 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

6

1m 110y

Standard (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
3518-74
i
1
black, red and green hoops, yellow chevrons on sleeves (Chung, Greame And Hui, Patrick)

Fast Bid (IRE)  21 

b f Fast Company - Byrners Bid (High Chaparral)

D
4 8-12 b
Rocco BowenIsidro Tamayo
2
8425-43
i
2
Blue, blue cap (Pan Am Racing Stable)

Ethereal Miss 22 

b m Elusive Quality - Tidal Dance (Pleasant Tap)

6 8-11
Julien CoutonArnold Torres
3
6458-42
i
3
Navy blue, teal sleeves and cap (Martin, Craig And Yamamoto, Gregory)

Princess Leia 21 

b f Awesome Again - Twisted Sis (A.P. Indy)

4 8-12
Juan HernandezWilliam Delia
4
13407-7
i
4
White, royal blue star, royal blue bars on sleeves (Highland Yard Llc)

Bridal Arch 41 

gr/ f Archarcharch - Fergie's Folly (Down the Aisle)

D
4 8-12
Lucas GutierrezO Jauregui
5
2-15
i
5
Black, pink sash, black hoop on pink sleeves (Hollendorfer, Llc, Lerch, Allan H And Todaro, George)

Ovation 14 

dk f Dunkirk - Grand Finale (Henrythenavigator)

4 8-12
William Iii AntongeorgiJerry Hollendorfer
6
3547-63
i
6
Red, black stripe on sleeves (Hembree, Keith And Hembree, Jean)

Namorita 21 

b f Comic Strip - Brezza Marina (Marino Marini)

4 8-12
Irving OrozcoReina Gonzalez
7
1-5
i
7
White, black ball (Janlois Racing, Llc, Kmn Racing Llc, Victory Rose Thoroughbreds, Inc Et Al)

Marie's Mystere 41 

dk f Bold Chieftain - Bandango (Dixieland Band)

4 8-12
Silvio AmadorEllen Jackson
Verdict

PRINCESS LEIA continues to run well in defeat and she was the one to take from the race when second over this course and distance recently. Bridal Arch and Ovation look set to be her nearest pursuers.

23:45 Golden Gate Fields (USA) (Dirt) 16 Feb 2018

Race 7 - Claiming (4YO plus)

Winner $4,410 - 9 run - Draw Advantage: None

7

5f 110y

Standard (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
5326-61
i
1
Red, white circle 'o'l' on back (Timothy O'leary)

Rockin Robin 20 

b g Rock Hard Ten - Tu Tu Larue (Theatrical)

D
6 8-13
Hugo HerreraTim Bellasis
2
33154-4
i
2
Powder blue, orange sash, orange chevrons on sleeves (Gloria Haley)

Mandala 33 

b g Benchmark - Kriskeri (Rehaan)

D
Non Runner
3
1/463-67
i
3
Red, green yoke, green stripe on sleeves (Hollendorfer, Llc And Todaro, George)

Greyson And John 28 

b g Haynesfield - Promote Business (Capote)

D
5 8-13
Frank AlvaradoJerry Hollendorfer
4
172665-
i
4
Gold, black circle 'b' front and back, black sleeves (Richard Barton)

You Play The Bench 70 

gr/ g Giacomo - Line One (Decarchy)

D BF
5 8-13
Lucas GutierrezRene Amescua
5
32457-6
i
5
Blue (McDonald, Frank And Melanie)

Deer Decarchy 35 

dk g Decarchy - Like A Deer (Cherokee Run)

D
7 8-13
Erick CruzMelanie McDonald
6
677-935
i
6
White, red hoops, red armlets on sleeves (Hill Farm Llc)

Mark Ye Well 7 

ch g Elusive Warning - Birdinexcess (Birdonthewire)

D
5 8-13
Ferrin PetersonAnthony Stabile
7
6253-42
i
7
Red, white circle 'o'l' on back (Timothy O'leary)

Union Legend 20 

dk g Unionize - Unlikely Legend (Born Wild)

D
5 8-13
Abel CedilloIsidro Tamayo
8
66663-3
i
8
Black, green star (Ashley Garcia)

Little Jack 33 

b g Tribal Rule - Spring Festival (Bertrando)

D
8 8-13
Pedro TerreroAngela Aquino
9
4243-24
i
9
Red, blue sleeves (Madden, Duane And Wong, Jonathan)

Assets Included 21 

b g Rosberg - Interrogar (Tejabo)

BF
4 8-12
Heribert MartinezJonathan Wong
10
145137-
i
10
White, black circle, black hoops on sleeves (Schmitt, George And Mary Clare)

Irish Jack 47 

ch g Sierra Sunset - St. Patti's Day (Beau Genius)

D
4 8-12
William Iii AntongeorgiJeff Bonde
Verdict

UNION LEGEND narrowly failed to hold on last time out when second behind Rockin Robin, but this trip is fancied to suit the former and he can claim his revenge. Assets Included can chase the pair home.