22:00 Los Alamitos Racecourse (USA) (Dirt) 16 Sep 2018

Race 1 - Maiden Claiming (2YO only)

Winner $13,230 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

1

5f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
426
i
1

Staythirstymyamigo 25 

ch f Stay Thirsty - Michael's Rose (Rahy)

2 8-6
Ruben FuentesEdward Freeman
2
46
i
2

Vegas Strong Baby 42 

dk f Union Rags - Daffaash (Mr. Greeley)

2 8-10 b1
Assael EspinozaRichard Baltas
3
0
i
3

Palm D'oro 60 

dk f Violence - Sydney's Darling (Macho Uno)

2 8-10 b1
Stewart ElliottArt Sherman
4
i
4
Red, orange chevrons, red cap (Bederian, Harry, Kamberian, Harout And Nakkashian, Hagop)

Ma Bella 

b f Birdstone - Bella The Princess (Chapel Royal)

Non Runner
5
6
i
5

Easy Peasy 37 

b f Union Rags - Procession (Private Terms)

2 8-10
Luis FuentesG Almeida
6
i
6

Derby Lady 

dk f Champ Pegasus - Amazing Journey (Champali)

2 8-10
Heriberto FigueroaRuben Gomez
Verdict

$40,000 recruit Ma Bella is worth a market check first time out, though this looks a good opening for grade dropper VEGAS STRONG BABY to break her duck. Staythirstymyamigo looks best of the rest.

22:28 Los Alamitos Racecourse (USA) (Dirt) 16 Sep 2018

Race 2 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $9,450 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

2

5f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
467083
i
1

Cali Rocks 21 

ch f Commander's Flag - Su Su Sushi (Fusaichi Zenon)

4 8-12
Gerardo MartinValeri Georgiev
2
7702
i
2

Queen Dreamer 14 

b f Quindici Man - A Natural (Pure Prize)

3 8-8
Juan SanchezLorenzo Ruiz
3
936-54
i
3

Molly Got Even 64 

b f Time to Get Even - Molly's Gone (All Gone)

3 8-8
Vinnie BednarPatricia Visscher
4
i
4

Charming Alexis 

b f First Defence - Indycat (Cat Thief)

3 8-8
Tyler BazeJack Carava
5
462
i
5

Eskenforadrink 22 

ch f Eskendereya - Pina Colada (Speightstown)

3 8-8
Martin PedrozaPeter Miller
6
3-45247
i
6

D D's Lute 23 

dk f Midnight Lute - You're Beautiful (Storm Cat)

3 8-8
Joseph TalamoGary Sherlock
Verdict

D D'S LUTE could step up on her latest effort at Del Mar now eased in grade and shades the vote ahead of Eskenforadrink and Molly Got Even, both of whom have place possibilities.

22:58 Los Alamitos Racecourse (USA) (Dirt) 16 Sep 2018

Race 3 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $8,190 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

3

5f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
123363
i
1

Hackleton 9 

dk g Giant's Causeway - Marley Vale (Forty Niner)

D
9 8-12
Heriberto FigueroaRobert Hess
2
552414
i
2

Reverend Al 32 

ch g Lucky Pulpit - Subpoena The Dress (Johannesburg)

D
4 8-12
Assael EspinozaBlake Heap
3
351475
i
3

Come On Spanky 21 

dk g Spankey Come Home - Give Me A Ring (Proud Irish)

D
6 8-12
Edgar PayerasRobert Lucas
4
445311
i
4

Awesome Leap 23 

dk g Whatsthescript - Forest Sprite (Forestry)

D
6 8-12
Francisco MonroyAngela Aquino
5
58417-5
i
5

Chin Tu 8 

ch g Algorithms - Tippecanoe Creek (Olympio)

D
4 8-12
Mario GutierrezAntonio Garcia
6
542111
i
6

Rough Passage 21 

b g Stormy Atlantic - Queen's Play (Kingmambo)

D
7 8-12
Kellie McDaidElena Andrade
Verdict

ROUGH PASSAGE arrives here on a four-timer and could take plenty of stopping in his current mood. Hackleton is feared most, though a big run from Reverend Al would also come as no surprise.

23:28 Los Alamitos Racecourse (USA) (Dirt) 16 Sep 2018

Race 4 - Claiming (3YO plus)

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

4

5f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
596221
i
1

Yolanda's Stone 14 

dk f Ultimate Eagle - Aleyna's At Brown (Out Of Place)

D
3 8-8 (ow3)
Marcial RamirezKelly Castaneda
2
16-3461
i
2

Lisa Largo 16 

dk m Atticus - Proud Garrison (Proud Irish)

D
5 8-12
Kellie McDaidJose Hernandez
3
446649
i
3

Back Beauty 51 

b m Hold Me Back - Proud Beauty (Proud Citizen)

D
6 8-12
Johnny AllenElmer January
4
3-63607
i
4

Cioppino Pasadino 24 

dk f Time to Get Even - Clawpuccino (Forest Wildcat)

D
4 8-12
Stewart ElliottCharles Treece
5
121411
i
5

Foxy Fresh 16 

ch m Sidney's Candy - Miss Afleet Alex (Afleet Alex)

D
5 8-12
Vinnie BednarKeith Craigmyle
6
213895
i
6

Peaked 8 

dk f Comic Strip - Honoree lady (Roman Dancer)

D
4 8-12
Edgar PayerasRafael DeLeon
Verdict

FOXY FRESH stayed on well to score over 4f here last time and could feasibly notch a hat-trick. Peaked and Lisa Largo are the pair expected to put up most resistance.

23:58 Los Alamitos Racecourse (USA) (Dirt) 16 Sep 2018

Race 5 - Starter Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $15,750 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

5

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
2911-46
i
1

Tavasco Road 29 

ch g Tavasco - Romantic Road (Pentelicus)

D
4 8-10 b1
Edwin MaldonadoReed Saldana
2
438/583
i
2

Son Of War 30 

b g War Front - Cat On A Roof (Devil Begone)

7 8-10
Brice BlancMichael Pender
3
331152
i
3

Eighty Three 14 

b g Harlan's Holiday - Life's a Dance (Gone West)

D
7 8-12
Alonso QuinonezReed Saldana
4
228132
i
4

Treasure Hunter 28 

b g Treasure Beach - Bouvet (Touch Gold)

D
3 8-6
Tiago PereiraJeffrey Metz
5
853285
i
5
Light blue, black triangle, white sleeves, red stars, light blue cap (River Card Stable And Jacobson, David)

Boy Howdy 28 

b g Southern Image - Sophisticated Sis (Millennium Allstar)

D
Non Runner
6
526122
i
6

Hitters Park 23 

ch g Cowtown Cat - Pat's Sister (Defrere)

D
5 8-10
Stewart ElliottJack Carava
Verdict

EIGHTY THREE picked up minor money over this trip at Del Mar last time and should go close with a repeat performance. Treasure Hunter and Hitters Park complete the shortlist.

00:28 Los Alamitos Racecourse (USA) (Dirt) 17 Sep 2018

Race 6 - Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $34,650 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

6

5f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
392434
i
1

Aristocratic 10 

dk g Malibu Moon - Ask Me When (Speightstown)

D BF
4 8-10
Heriberto FigueroaPeter Miller
2
1/931-35
i
2

Right Hand Man 30 

b g Street Boss - Storm Queen (Stormy Atlantic)

D
4 8-10
Ruben FuentesJeff Bonde
3
536325
i
3

St. Joe Bay 50 

dk g Saint Anddan - Dream Ride (Honor Glide)

6 8-10
Tyler BazeJohn Sadler
4
109221
i
4

Hardcore Troubador 9 

b g Roi Charmant - Farallon (Good Journey)

D
4 8-12
Tiago PereiraEdward Freeman
5
1-147
i
5

Captain Scotty 29 

b c Quality Road - She Is Raging (Aggressive Chief)

BF
4 8-10
Drayden Dyke VanPeter Miller
6
613331
i
6

Autism Is Here 22 

b g Henny Hughes - Tiz Magic (Tiznow)

D
4 8-12
Franklin CeballosMarcia Stortz
Verdict

ARISTOCRATIC faded over 6f last time and is expected to improve over this shorter trip. St. Joe Bay and Captain Scotty are others expected to make their presence felt.

00:58 Los Alamitos Racecourse (USA) (Dirt) 17 Sep 2018

Race 7 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $10,710 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

7

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
7-71424
i
1

Bridal Arch 31 

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

D
4 8-7
Heriberto FigueroaWilliam Morey
2
731286
i
2

Cee Sam's Girl 24 

dk f Eskendereya - Lawanda (Pioneering)

D
3 8-5
Geovanni FrancoGeorge Papaprodromou
3
473318
i
3

Arrowsphere 39 

dk f Warrior's Reward - Black Arrow (Kipling)

D
4 8-9
Tyler ConnerPeter Eurton
4
393321
i
4

Tiz Deliteful 84 

b f Tiz Wonderful - Feline Delite (Mineshaft)

4 8-9
Ruben FuentesJeff Bonde
5
219317
i
5

Tenthousandreasons 31 

b f Ministers Wild Cat - Alluring Tune (Unbridled's Song)

D
4 8-9
Joseph TalamoCraig Dollase
6
412112
i
6

She Began Again 22 

b f Kafwain - Mrs. Began (Jump Start)

4 8-7
Luis FuentesRene Amescua
7
686722
i
7

Midnight Lilly 24 

dk f Midnight Lute - Third Time Lucky (Gilded Time)

D BF
4 8-9
Tiago PereiraHector Palma
8
559611
i
8

Majestic Design 45 

b f Gio Ponti - Majestic Beauty (Diesis)

D
4 8-12
Assael EspinozaRichard Baltas
Verdict

MIDNIGHT LILLY was touched off by a neck over this trip at Del Mar last time and wouldn't need to find much improvement to get back on the winning trail. Majestic Design and She Began Again also enter calculations.

01:28 Los Alamitos Racecourse (USA) (Dirt) 17 Sep 2018

Race 8 - Los Alamitos Special Stakes (3YO plus)

Winner $63,000 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

8

1m 2f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
424643
i
1

Twentytwentyvision 22 

b g Pollard's Vision - Miss Alphie (Candi's Gold)

7 8-8
Tyler BazeJohn Sadler
2
251125
i
2

Little Scotty 53 

gr/ g Paddy O'prado - Hay Jude (Wavering Monarch)

D
5 8-8
Edwin MaldonadoVladimir Cerin
3
954751
i
3

Engram 21 

dk g Street Hero - Kristy Beethoven (Kris S.)

5 8-8
Francisco MonroyQuentin Miller
4
78-5351
i
4
Blue and silver diamonds, blue collar and cap (Richard Bell)

India Mantuana 25 

dk f Wilburn - Speed Wagon (Tomorrows Cat)

Non Runner
5
111742
i
5

Ya Gotta Wanna 29 

b g Proud Citizen - Wahoo Gold (Medaglia d'Oro)

4 8-8
Tiago PereiraPhilip D Amato
6
27-4423
i
6
Red, black diamond, black band on sleeves, red cap (Gulliver Racing Llc)

Giant Influence 38 

ch g Giant's Causeway - Sindy With an S (Broken Vow)

Non Runner
7
17-1531
i
7

Dabster 25 

ch c Curlin - On a Roll (A.P. Indy)

4 8-10
Joseph TalamoBob Baffert
8
142654
i
8

Colonist 29 

dk c Pioneerof the Nile - She Cat (Bluegrass Cat)

4 8-8
Drayden Dyke VanJerry Hollendorfer
9
811-541
i
9

Divisor 39 

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

4 8-8
Santiago GonzalezPhilip D Amato
Verdict

This looks easier than LITTLE SCOTTY's latest assignment in Grade 3 company and he's considered a leading player on these terms. Colonist and Dabster can chase the selection home to pick up the minor honours.

01:58 Los Alamitos Racecourse (USA) (Dirt) 17 Sep 2018

Race 9 - Claiming (3YO plus)

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

9

5f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
344127
i
1

Tuscany Beauty 37 

ch m Cyclotron - Cararra (Mr. Greeley)

D
5 8-12
Franklin CeballosReed Saldana
2
221571
i
2

Princess Areni 10 

dk f Istan - Cranberry Sauce (Harlan's Holiday)

D
3 8-8
Martin PedrozaSimon Callaghan
3
537641
i
3

Lovely Linda 7 

ch f Stay Thirsty - Lovely View (Carson City)

D
4 8-12
Mario GutierrezAntonio Garcia
4
131295
i
4

Lady Krishna 10 

ch f Run Brother Ron - Lexi's Song (Desert Classic)

D
4 8-12
Heriberto FigueroaMarcia Stortz
5
4323-14
i
5

Part Of My Heart 36 

dk f Papa Clem - Legacy And Lace (Saarland)

D
4 8-12
Edgar PayerasJustin Clark
6
452453
i
6

Coco Smooches 7 

b f Awesome Gambler - River Cutie (Rio Verde)

D
4 8-12
Edgar OrozcoKelly Castaneda
7
274194
i
7

Smart Rachel 7 

ch f Chhaya Dance - Rachel Jones (Smarty Jones)

D BF
3 8-8
Tiago PereiraHector Palma
8
779123
i
8

Christy Jackson 13 

gr/ m Big Bad Leroybrown - Saratoga Launch (Relaunch)

D
5 8-12
Assael EspinozaRobert Hess
Verdict

PRINCESS ARENI battled on well to score over C&D last time and rates the one to beat under conditions known to suit. Christy Jackson and Smart Rachel are both capable of playing minor roles.