17:30 Laurel Park (USA) (Dirt) 7 Dec 2018

Race 1 - Maiden Special Weight (2YO only)

Winner $25,200 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

1

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
5
i
1

Awesome Rally 19 

dk c Awesome Again - Xs Belle (Dynaformer)

2 8-10 b1
Horacio KaramanosJose Corrales
2
i
2

Awesome D J 

ch c Awesome Again - High Definition (Richter Scale)

2 8-10
Weston HamiltonDale Capuano
3
6
i
3

Air Lift 19 

dk c Temple City - Beautiful Bliss (Limehouse)

2 8-10
Sheldon RussellRichard Valentine
4
4
i
4

Itgot Grandma 34 

ch c Congrats - Gottcha Last (Pleasant Tap)

2 8-10
Alex CintronHoracio Depaz
5
3
i
5

Candy Store 36 

b c Twirling Candy - Zucchini Flower (Flower Alley)

2 8-10
Trevor McCarthyH Motion
6
43
i
6

Celtic Treasure 26 

dk g Treasure Beach - Irish Orchid (With Distinction)

2 8-10
Victor CarrascoHugh McMahon
7
i
7

Holly Sun 

b c Ghostzapper - Aurore (Arch)

2 8-10
Jorge Vargas JrH Motion
Verdict

CANDY STORE wasn't beaten far when third on debut and H Graham Motion's youngster makes most appeal out of his two here. Hugh McMahon's Celtic Treasure is entitled to respect, with Awesome D J the pick of the debutants.

17:57 Laurel Park (USA) (Dirt) 7 Dec 2018

Race 2 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $11,340 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

2

5f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
860331
i
1

Tale Of The Blade 17 

dk c Tale of Ekati - Little Miss Lucy (State City)

D
3 8-11
Forest BoycePatrick McBurney
2
723134
i
2

Boondoggle 20 

b g Gone Clubbing - Golden Margarita (Stop The Music)

D
4 8-12
Angel SuarezElizabeth Brand
3
443438
i
3

Sound Off 12 

b g Congrats - Stormy Kiss (Bernstein)

D
4 8-10
Ricardo ChiappeJr Mario Serey,
4
423425
i
4

Poplar Avenue 41 

gr/ g The Lumber Guy - Broulan (Pleasant Tap)

D
3 8-9
Adrian FloresClaudio Gonzalez
5
042261
i
5

Yukon Goldust 16 

ch g Custom For Carlos - Dancing Feet (Dance Master)

D
4 8-10
Martin SolisGeorge Coyle
6
444157
i
6

Telling Warrior 49 

b g Telling - Seeking the Cape (Cape Town)

4 8-12
Xavier PerezAmy Cortez
7
574779
i
7

Freedom Storm 12 

b g Freedom Child - Hurricane Isabella (Prospect Bay)

3 8-9
Jorge RuizJerry Johnson
Verdict

YUKON GOLDUST obliged favourite backers in useful fashion when scoring at Penn last time and can see off Philadelphia winner Tale Of The Blade at the winner here. Boondoggle may be the best option to fill the podium positions.

18:24 Laurel Park (USA) (Dirt) 7 Dec 2018

Race 3 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $13,860 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

3

7f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
76644-3
i
1

Mike The Tiger 139 

ch g Wilburn - Gimme the Gold (Touch Gold)

4 8-12
Forest BoyceJ Egan
2
58-7
i
2

Orient Point 15 

dk g Orientate - Zesty (Awesome Again)

3 8-11
Sheldon RussellDove Houghton
3
66537-3
i
3

Dr. Cerrato 13 

ch g Plan - Merriweather (Opening Verse)

3 8-9
Jomar TorresClaudio Gonzalez
4
4346
i
4

Relentless Lion 29 

dk g American Lion - Relentless Barbara (Northern Afleet)

3 8-11 b1
Weston HamiltonDonald Barr
5
342336
i
5

Lunar Boogie 26 

gr/ g Unbridled's Song - Malibu Moon Dance (Malibu Moon)

5 8-10
Kevin GomezPatrick Nuesch
6
7-5458
i
6

Itshouldbefine 37 

b g Great Notion - Layaway Plan (Silver Charm)

4 8-12
Trevor McCarthyWilliam Meister
7
168293
i
7

We Made It 57 

ch g Congrats - Worthwhilepursuit (Harlan's Holiday)

3 8-11
Rosario MontanezRodolfo Salomon
Verdict

Make The Tiger and Dr. Cerrato both returned from a break to make the podium last time. However, preference is for WE MADE IT, who was much improved when third here in October and can build on that following a month off.

18:53 Laurel Park (USA) (Dirt) 7 Dec 2018

Race 4 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $9,450 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

4

7f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
532132
i
1

Senora De Lujan 19 

b m B L's Appeal - One For Dorothy (Gate Dancer)

D
8 8-9
Kevin GomezEmanuel Geralis
2
238716
i
2

Telesa 17 

dk m With Distinction - Citi Music (Alydeed)

D
7 8-12
Jorge Vargas JrKieron Magee
3
745252
i
3

Corvid 13 

b f Cal Nation - Emerald N Pearls (Rinka Das)

3 8-8
Jorge RuizIII Janon Fisher,
4
338421
i
4

Gimme Kimmy 19 

dk m Discreetly Mine - Gimme the Gold (Touch Gold)

D
5 8-12
Xavier PerezJohn Robb
5
24-5354
i
5

Tiger Eyes 14 

ch f Eskendereya - Cherry Bomb (Honor Grades)

D
4 8-9
Jevian ToledoAnthony Farrior
6
111646
i
6
Grey, white blocks, yellow sleeves, grey cap (J Sweezey)

Great Rhythm 19 

ch f Greatness - I Got Rhythm (Smooth Jazz)

Withdrawn
7
525565
i
7

Missin Maggie 19 

dk m Magna Graduate - Missin (El Corredor)

D
7 8-9
Tais LyapustinaBradley MacKinnon
8
821643
i
8

Springtime Wind 55 

dk f Spring At Last - Listentothewindblo (Partner's Hero)

D
4 8-9
Carol CedenoMark Reid
Verdict

SENORA DE LUJAN has proven herself to be a consistent individual of late and she can return to winning form over the likes of Tiger Eyes and Gimme Kimmy.

19:23 Laurel Park (USA) (Dirt) 7 Dec 2018

Race 5 - Maiden Claiming (2YO only)

Winner $17,010 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

5

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
43
i
1

Samadi Blue 33 

dk c Bodemeister - I Love America (Quiet American)

2 8-10
Carol CedenoWayne Potts
2
88
i
2

Wall 14 

ch g Include - Smart Number (Curlin)

2 8-10
Weston HamiltonMichael Trombetta
3
4645
i
3

Blue Danube 41 

b g Awesome Again - Majestic River (A.P. Indy)

2 8-10
Alex CintronJose Corrales
4
625
i
4

Southern Rules 14 

b g Haynesfield - Lu Lu Mess (Saint Liam)

BF
2 8-10 b1
Jevian ToledoHamilton Smith
5
58
i
5

Nick Papagiorgio 26 

dk g Outflanker - Lady Lear (Lear Fan)

2 8-10
Trevor McCarthyTimothy Keefe
6
73
i
6

By The Bay 14 

b g Majesticperfection - Charleston Girl (Grand Slam)

2 8-10
Rosario MontanezClaudio Gonzalez
7
4273
i
7
Pink, Black Diamonds, Black Diamonds On Sleeves, Pink Cap (Silver Trail Stables LLC)

Astro Pop Kid 13 

gr/ g Lemon Drop Kid - Allanah (Scat Daddy)

Non Runner
8
7
i
8

Seany P 26 

ch c Nicanor - The Great Tyler (Doneraile Court)

2 8-10
Victor CarrascoTimothy Keefe
9
6544
i
9

Liar 14 

b g Yes It's True - Fashion Bee (Omega Code)

2 8-10 b1
Johan RosadoValora Testerman
10
97
i
10
Black, silver ball, silver sleeves, black cap (Top Hat Thoroughbreds)

Top Hat Ragtop 14 

b c Union Rags - Where Is The Bling (Tiznow)

Non Runner
Verdict

SAMADI BLUE sets the standard on form and he can get off the mark at the third time of asking. Southern Rules and By The Bay both merit respect on recent efforts.

19:53 Laurel Park (USA) (Dirt) 7 Dec 2018

Race 6 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $11,340 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

6

7f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
576754-
i
1

Hard Rockin Blues 349 

b f Great Notion - Hard Rockin (Hay Halo)

3 8-11
Sheldon RussellJason Smith
2
89-
i
2
Green, white ball, white stripe on sleeves (David Thornton)

Syrah 447 

b f Flat Out - Ms. Thanksgiving (Formal Dinner)

Non Runner
3
744332
i
3

Sipping Champagne 19 

b f Scipion - Champagne Rep (Reputed Testamony)

3 8-11
Taylor HoleJacqueline Savoye
4
653
i
4

Liz's Smile 50 

b f Hunters Bay - Florida's Delight (Unbridled)

3 8-11
Alex CintronMark Reid
5
743243
i
5

War Tweet 29 

b f Data Link - Undo (Flatter)

3 8-11
Jevian ToledoHamilton Smith
6
622725
i
6

Louise 19 

b f Great Notion - Dream Louise (Louis Quatorze)

4 8-10
Jesus BrachoW Bailes
7
575704
i
7

Sophie N 19 

ch f Yes It's True - Meadow Girl (Meadowlake)

3 8-11
Johan RosadoCorby Caiazzo
8
345356
i
8

Smoochin Candy 12 

ch f Sidney's Candy - Home Run Kiss (Bertrando)

3 8-9
Adrian FloresGerald Iverson
9
0674
i
9

Out Of The Way 42 

dk f Flat Out - Perla Wisdom (Unbridled's Song)

3 8-9
Katie DavisNancy Heil
Verdict

SYRAH has struggled in two outings so far but the drop in class looks a notable positive to her chances. Liz's Smile and War Tweet complete the shortlist.

20:23 Laurel Park (USA) (Dirt) 7 Dec 2018

Race 7 - Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $26,460 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

7

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
33-1
i
1

Westerdale 285 

dk c Flat Out - Prall Street (Cherokee Run)

3 8-8
Jevian ToledoThomas Morley
2
222153
i
2

Gnarly 15 

dk g Shanghai Bobby - Via Pavion (Mr. Greeley)

D
3 8-8
Weston HamiltonGary Capuano
3
67315
i
3

Cousin Jimmy 43 

ch g Redeemed - Summer Wind Haley (Rock Slide)

D
3 8-8
Johan RosadoDonna Lockard
4
125157
i
4

Sir Alfred 36 

ch g Munnings - Meili (Forestry)

D
6 8-9
Trevor McCarthyJamie Ness
5
112722
i
5

Forced 15 

dk g Take Charge Indy - Andes (Forestry)

D BF
3 8-8
Horacio KaramanosMiguel Vera
6
023122
i
6

Mandel 27 

b g Malibu Moon - Missdealornodeal (Benchmark)

3 8-8
Sheldon RussellJeremiah O Dwyer
7
54210
i
7

Toe Curlin' Kiss 27 

gr/ g Curlin - Summer Flirt (Bernardini)

3 8-8
Katie DavisDonald Barr
8
222445
i
8
White, White Cap (Robert Vukelic)

Bo Vuk 15 

ch g Notional - Northern Excursion (Coronado's Quest)

D
Non Runner
Verdict

WESTERDALE left a favourable impression when landing a maiden in style at Aqueduct last time and looked one to keep on the right of. Forced and Mandel can fight it out for the places.

20:53 Laurel Park (USA) (Dirt) 7 Dec 2018

Race 8 - Allowance Optional Claiming (2YO only)

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

8

5f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
1
i
1
Orange, green sleeves, orange cap (Blackstone Street Racing, Llc)

Statesboro 47 

b g Majesticperfection - Summer Sky (Oratory)

D
Non Runner
2
195249
i
2

Lady's Weekend 13 

ch c Weekend Wildcat - Lady Macqueen (Eurosilver)

2 8-7
Jorge RuizMarco Salazar
3
31
i
3

By The Sey Shore 26 

ch g Street Magician - Seychelles (Bowman's Band)

D
2 8-10
Alex CintronMichael Trombetta
4
1
i
4

Win Win Win 34 

dk c Hat Trick - Miss Smarty Pants (Smarty Jones)

D
2 8-10
Julian PimentelMichael Trombetta
5
4129
i
5

Successful Zip 62 

b c Successful Appeal - Zip Up (Ghostzapper)

D
2 8-7
Horacio KaramanosMiguel Vera
6
316
i
6

M G Broker 20 

ch c Power Broker - She's Hot Stuff (Not For Love)

D
2 8-7
Jomar TorresClaudio Gonzalez
7
4114
i
7

Sunman 21 

b c Broken Vow - L' Espoir (Pulpit)

D
2 8-7
Kevin GomezClaudio Gonzalez
8
1735
i
8

I B Charly 30 

gr/ g Uptowncharlybrown - Mystic Island (Indygo Shiner)

2 8-7
Rosario MontanezMark Ippolito
9
1549
i
9

Brother Tez 27 

b g Flatter - Light Your World (Awesome Again)

D
2 8-7
Trevor McCarthyJr Michael Catalano,
Verdict

SUCCESSFUL ZIP looks a danger to all now eased in grade and shades the verdict ahead of Win Win Win and Statesboro, both of whom were off the mark on debut and remain unexposed.

21:23 Laurel Park (USA) (Dirt) 7 Dec 2018

Race 9 - Starter Optional Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $18,900 - 11 run - Draw Advantage: None

9

5f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
132522
i
1

Taco Supream 15 

ch g El Padrino - Barouchka (Not For Love)

D BF
3 8-8
Sheldon RussellDamon Dilodovico
2
121176
i
2

Sonic Boom E Jet 15 

dk g Orientate - Scheing E Jet (Unbridled Jet)

D
3 8-11
Kevin GomezClaudio Gonzalez
3
117
i
3

Keuka Roller 230 

ch g Shackleford - Big Sky Country (Put It Back)

D
3 8-8
Jorge Vargas JrCathal Lynch
4
1-16269
i
4

Lacrostix 36 

ch g Trappe Shot - One Across (El Corredor)

4 8-9
Jorge RuizRaul Garrido
5
5-61234
i
5

Onemoregreattime 48 

b c Great Notion - Onemoretimeagain (Love of Money)

D
3 8-8
Xavier PerezJohn Robb
6
11-639
i
6

Dynamic Asset 230 

b g Astrology - Pay On Demand (Red Ransom)

D
3 8-8
Johan RosadoLacey Gaudet
7
44525-7
i
7

High Roller 47 

b g High Cotton - Elective (Grand Slam)

D
4 8-9
Weston HamiltonDale Capuano
8
016384
i
8

Big Bella Brown 40 

b g Big Brown - Bella Moneta (Max's Pal)

D BF
3 8-8
Trevor McCarthyCathal Lynch
9
215445
i
9

My Pirate 40 

b c Tapizar - Sand Pirate (Desert Wine)

3 8-8
Horacio KaramanosGerald Brooks
10
441113
i
10

Mr. Fixit 15 

dk g Two Step Salsa - Miss Cap (Capote)

D
3 8-8
Alex CintronKieron Magee
11
674421
i
11

Port Louis 12 

dk g Despite The Odds - Berry Springs (Wekiva Springs)

D
3 8-8
Jevian ToledoMichael Merryman
Verdict

TACO SUPREAM was thwarted by a neck over 6f here last time but could gain compensation over this slightly shorter trip. Mr. Fixit and Onemoregreattime look best of the rest.