17:45 Mahoning Valley (USA) (Dirt) 14 Feb 2018

Race 1 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $11,655 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

1

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
411328-
i
1
Green, yellow diamonds (Scott Skinkis)

Lena Love 56 

gr/ m City Weekend - Kind Lena (Seneca Jones)

D
7 8-12
Luis GonzalezAlbert Dodge
2
221154-
i
2
Burgundy, black horse (Rodney Moyers)

Calidez 65 

b f Spring At Last - Spina (During)

D
4 8-12
Brandon WhitacreRodney Moyers
3
514213-
i
3
Royal blue, white circled 'w', white bars on sleeves (Charlie J Williams Llc)

Backsplash 67 

ch m Backtalk - Pasarela (Action This Day)

D
5 8-12
Hector BerriosCharlie Williams
4
453155-
i
4
Red, white spots on sleeves (Hagyari, Jeanette And Zielinski, Richard)

Blue Grass Mary 56 

b m Bluegrass Cat - Fast and Early (Carson City)

D
7 8-12
Luis QuinonesRichard Zielinski
5
223111-
i
5
Red, white circle, red and white blocks on sleeves (Tracey Wisner)

If You Believe 46 

ch m Hard Spun - Mountain Rose (Distorted Humor)

D
5 8-12
Christian PilaresShane Spiess
6
12212-1
i
6
Navy blue, teal ball, navy blue bars on teal sleeves (David Walters)

That's Exciting 42 

b m Neko Bay - Avani (Gulch)

D
5 8-12
Jaime RodriguezJulie Pappada
Verdict

THAT'S EXCITING is thriving at present and should give another good account of herself as she chases a third course victory. If You Believe and Backsplash look best of the rest.

18:12 Mahoning Valley (USA) (Dirt) 14 Feb 2018

Race 2 - Starter Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $10,080 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

2

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
11211-8
i
1
Black, gold horseshoe, gold sleeves, black cap (48 Flat Racing Llc)

Gold Ekati 26 

dk g Tale of Ekati - Gizzy (Malabar Gold)

D
5 8-12
Orlando MojicaRandy Haffner
2
33936-4
i
2
Gold, blue diamonds (Sab Nc Stable)

Because I'm Happy 23 

b g Street Sense - Palace Pier (Out Of Place)

D
6 8-12
Walter De La CruzRobin Schuster
3
23811-3
i
3
Lime green, blue hoops on sleeves, blue cap (Loooch Racing Stables, Inc)

Where's Woody 14 

ch h Stephen Got Even - Amusingly (Distorted Humor)

D BF
6 8-12
Luis ColonJeffrey Radosevich
4
48731-1
i
4
Yellow, blue hoop, blue blocks on sleeves (Nolan Family LLC)

Chairman Garey 14 

b g Unbridled's Song - Possibility (A.P. Indy)

D
8 9-0
Kirk JohnsonCharles Walker
5
121112-
i
5
Purple, grey disc, grey spots on sleeves (Dire Wolf Stable)

Pacific Image 70 

b g Mr. Sekiguchi - Dixie Image (Halo's Image)

D
7 8-12
Luis QuinonesGary Johnson
6
612471-
i
6
Orange, green shamrock, orange and green stripe on white sleeves (Irish Charm Thoroughbreds Llc)

Tepu War 49 

ch g War On Gaza - Dreams At Sunset (Sky Classic)

D
6 8-12
Jaime RodriguezGary Johnson
Verdict

PACIFIC IMAGE was denied a four-timer when second over C&D latest but wouldn't need to find much improvement to get back to winning ways. Chairman Garey and Where's Woody are capable of playing supporting roles.

18:40 Mahoning Valley (USA) (Dirt) 14 Feb 2018

Race 3 - Maiden Special Weight (3YO only)

Winner $18,648 - 9 run - Draw Advantage: None

3

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
i
1
Grey, maroon star (Raimonde Farms, Ltd)

Kim's Krew 

ch f Midshipman - Lovely Lo (Scat Daddy)

3 8-10
Irwin RosendoPenny Rone
2
i
2
Purple, lime ball, lime sleeves (Michael Foster)

Amaretto Shot 

ch f Trappe Shot - La Prada (El Prado)

3 8-10
Luis GonzalezWilliam Cowans
3
i
3
Blue, pink hoops (Eugene Novy)

Such Appeal 

dk f Successful Appeal - Our Miss Polly (Competitor)

3 8-10
Luis QuinonesRichard Zielinski
4
74975-5
i
4
Purple, purple diamond 'ci', white sleeves (Jack Cannon)

Fly Away Flo 16 

ch f Run Away and Hide - Flip Side (Devil His Due)

3 8-10 (ow1)
Noel VigilRichard Zielinski
5
7704-3
i
5
Blue, silver sash, silver bars on sleeves, blue cap (Gerald Silver)

Mobil's Lemonesque 23 

dk f Mobil - Lemonesque (Lemon Drop Kid)

3 8-10
Luis RiveraJeffrey Radosevich
6
644-7
i
6
Royal blue, white circled 'w', white bars on sleeves (Charlie J Williams Llc)

The Lady Factor 16 

gr/ f The Factor - Impatient Lady (Pleasant Tap)

3 8-10
T HoughtonCharlie Williams
7
968-4
i
7
Blue, white bars on sleeves (Debbie Schaber)

Mongoo 16 

dk f Family Calling - Done Goose (Mongoose)

3 8-10
Hector BerriosDebbie Schaber
8
679-6
i
8
Lime green, yellow lightning bolt (Raymond Donald)

Gift From Mom 16 

dk f Kentucky Dane - Picture Of Mom (Cat Power)

3 8-10
Edgar PaucarIvan Vazquez
9
62323-3
i
9
Black, white lightning bolt, white stars on sleeves (Josh Faulkner)

Even On The Run 16 

gr/ f Even The Score - Sisters Five (Najran)

3 8-10 (ow1)
Juan VelezJoshua Faulkner
Verdict

EVEN ON THE RUN kept on well at the finish when third over the extended 5f last time and promises to be suited by this extra yardage. Mobil's Lemonesque is feared most, though any money for newcomer Amaretto Shot would also come as no surprise.

19:08 Mahoning Valley (USA) (Dirt) 14 Feb 2018

Race 4 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $6,363 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

4

5f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
26759-6
i
1
Purple, purple diamond 'ci', white sleeves (Jack Cannon)

Coney Island Kid 9 

ch g Northern Afleet - Flirting (Pleasant Colony)

D
6 8-12
Hector BerriosRodney Faulkner
2
475442-
i
2
White, black circled 'ok', red stripes (Charles Golden)

Alex The Dude 65 

ch g First Dude - Alex the Groom (Runaway Groom)

D
5 8-12
Juan VelezJohn Brown
3
3586-41
i
3
Gold, blue diamonds (Sab Nc Stable)

Steve Came Thru 15 

dk g Stephen Got Even - Wonderwho'sbest (Three Wonders)

D
7 9-0
Walter De La CruzRobin Schuster
4
000-636
i
4
Green, black diamonds on sleeves (Linda DeBruhl)

Endless Escape 15 

dk g Intimidator - Endless Storm (Storm Bird)

D
6 8-12
Luciano HernandezT Haehn
5
177376-
i
5
Red, white blocks (Reilly Leslie)

Avenueofprayer 120 

ch g Primary Suspect - Satira (Halo's Image)

D
6 8-12
Yuri YarangaIvan Vazquez
6
94474-6
i
6
Blue, maroon triangle (Russell Polichena)

Right On Ready 18 

dk g Latent Heat - Pretty Jenny (Pioneering)

D
6 8-12
Brandon WhitacreRussell Polichena
7
8233-95
i
7
Red, white ball (Guy Tauzin)

Continental Club 9 

b g Behindatthebar - Storm Witch (Twining)

D
6 8-12
T HoughtonGuy Tauzin
8
1762-93
i
8
Neon yellow,silver star 'b', blue sleeves, silver chevrons (Jennifer Hessler)

Classic Brew 18 

b g Medaglia d'Oro - Ginger Brew (Milwaukee Brew)

D
7 8-12
Luis QuinonesDanny Bird
Verdict

ALEX THE DUDE returned to form when second over 6f last time out and should be thereabouts with a repeat of that performance. Classic Brew and Steve Came Thru make most appeal of the remainder.

19:36 Mahoning Valley (USA) (Dirt) 14 Feb 2018

Race 5 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $6,993 - 12 run - Draw Advantage: None

5

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
i
1
White, red stripes, red sleeves (Bruno Schickedanz)

Moves Allright 

dk f Feels All Right - Blushing Bavarian (Hazaam)

4 9-0
Irwin RosendoRodney Faulkner
2
7
i
2
Blue, yellow diamonds and cuffs (Mary Wright)

Kara Lot 16 

dk f Denis of Cork - Karacuda (Candy Ride)

4 9-0
Juan VelezRachael Maddox
3
33578-0
i
3
Blue, white circled 'l', white sleeves (C Larue)

Slick Red Oil 39 

ch f Biondetti - Oilgonewile (Montbrook)

4 9-0
Luciano HernandezC Larue
4
4642-32
i
4
Red, black diamond frame, black hoops on sleeves (Marcus Kocijan)

Do You Like That 14 

ch f Flower Alley - Dictate The Tempo (Dixie Union)

4 9-0
Edgar PaucarBoris Kocijan
5
640/879-
i
5
Pink, turquoise circle, pink sleeves, turquoise cuffs (Donald Blankenship)

Thirsty Madam 143 

ch f Stay Thirsty - Madam Lagonza (Kingmambo)

4 9-0
Chad MurphyDonald Blankenship
6
6026-73
i
6
Black, white ball, black armlets on white sleeves, white cap (Alejandro Gonzalez)

Pampered Vow 14 

b f Broken Vow - Pampering (Hennessy)

4 9-0
Luis GonzalezAlejandro Gonzalez
7
64-5
i
7
White, orange chevrons (Dacosta, Jason And Anderson, W Mike)

Dubai Princess 16 

b f Overdriven - Poitrine (Gulch)

4 9-0
Walter De La CruzJason Dacosta
8
55045-5
i
8
White, silver horses head, silver bars on sleeves (White Knights Racing)

Ginger Box 21 

b m Draft Age - Bardot (Bahri)

6 9-0
Marco CcamaqueMary McKinley
9
04353-
i
9
Burgundy, black horse (Rodney Moyers)

Dreamingofrosealla 168 

b f Gemologist - Darling Desha (Arch)

BF
4 9-0
Brandon WhitacreRodney Moyers
10
43366-
i
1A
White, red stripes, red sleeves (Bruno Schickedanz)

Cant Stop Blushing 58 

b m Sardegna - Blushing Bavarian (Hazaam)

5 9-0
Hector BerriosRodney Faulkner
11
048657-
i
2B
Blue, red and white blocks on sleeves (Rembrant Wright)

Sonic Echo 72 

ch m Thunder Gulch - Unbridled Echo (Unbridled's Song)

6 9-0
Ricardo MejiasRachael Maddox
12
434860-
i
3C
Blue, white circled 'l', white sleeves (C Larue)

Cyclone Betty 58 

dk m Cyclotron - G. I. Betty (One Man Army)

BF
5 9-0
Yuri YarangaC Larue
Verdict

DO YOU LIKE THAT was a big eye-catcher when second at this venue last time and is fancied to account for Dubai Princess, who might lack the experience for this, and Dreamingofrosealla.

20:04 Mahoning Valley (USA) (Dirt) 14 Feb 2018

Race 6 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $11,655 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

6

5f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
07718-1
i
1
Lime green, blue hoops on sleeves, blue cap (Loooch Racing Stables, Inc)

May B 23 

dk g Werblin - I'm Exclusive (Premiership)

D
8 8-12
Luis ColonJeffrey Radosevich
2
413126-
i
2
Black, red stars (Wilson Langley)

Bebopaleon 79 

ch g Bop - Spanish Senorita (Orientate)

D
7 8-12
Luciano HernandezWilson Langley
3
714264-
i
3
Blue, white stars on red sleeves (Paul Groves)

Ravin About Richie 147 

b g Forest Grove - Delicias Blues (Grindstone)

D
9 8-12
Charle OliverosRichard Vickers
4
45747-3
i
4
Black, red hoop, red sleeves (Stephen Chesney)

Undercover Cat 21 

dk g Where's the Ring - Runaway Cat (Forest Wildcat)

D
6 8-12
Jaime RodriguezKevin Buttigieg
5
451156-
i
5
Yellow, green disc, yellow cap (Dwight Preston)

B Rod Maclean 57 

b c Maclean's Music - Indian Sunset (Storm Bird)

D
Non Runner
6
81353-4
i
6
Royal blue, gold star, gold stars on sleeves (Glenroy Brown)

Obsessionsoptimist 7 

dk g Fire Blitz - Dark Obsession (Grand Slam)

D
7 8-12
Marco CcamaqueGlenroy Brown
7
23227-8
i
7
Burgundy, black horse (Rodney Moyers)

Put It Back Jack 23 

dk g Put It Back - Ariel Bright (Straight Man)

D
5 8-12
Brandon WhitacreRodney Moyers
8
54384-5
i
8
White, green triangle, white diamonds on sleeves, green cap (Jak Racing Llc)

Wind Of Bosphorus 21 

b g Johannesburg - Anatolian Queen (Woodman)

D
8 8-12
T HoughtonBart Barnes
9
35262-2
i
9
Red, blk & white sash, black & white chevrons on sleeves (Brett Martin)

The Boot Wildcat 23 

b g Wildcat Heir - Sally Got the Boot (Storm Boot)

D
7 8-12
Hector Jr RosarioJeffery Martin
Verdict

MAY B (first) easily saw off the challenge of The Boot Wildcat (second) here last month and could repeat the trick. B Rod Maclean might give the selection more to think about this time.

20:33 Mahoning Valley (USA) (Dirt) 14 Feb 2018

Race 7 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $6,993 - 11 run - Draw Advantage: None

7

5f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
26556-6
i
1
White, blue ball, blue chevrons on sleeves, white cap (Marion Gorham)

Weekend Melody 14 

dk m City Weekend - Lost Her Tune (Lost Soldier)

D
5 8-12
T HoughtonRobert Gorham
2
4378-74
i
2
Red, White Hoops, Red And White Hooped Cap (Gary Welsh)

Koppnout 14 

ch m Ice Box - Gone West Lady (Gone West)

D
5 8-12
Luis QuinonesGary Welsh
3
8017-54
i
3
Turquoise, white diamond (Urieta's Racing Stable)

Dance On Stage 11 

ch m Strut The Stage - Choir Practice (Crown Attorney)

D
6 8-12
Hector BerriosJohanna Urieta
4
8900-67
i
4
Blue, lime green blocks (Frank Gerich)

Thunder May 15 

ch f Thunder Gulch - Feather Maid (Smarty Jones)

D
4 8-12
Marco CcamaqueFrank Gerich
5
53452-1
i
5
Yellow, green star, green diamonds on sleeves (Blazing Meadows Farm Llc And McAtee Messenger Bloodstock)

Grand Edge 15 

b m Grand Slam - Edgewise (Yes It's True)

D
5 9-0
Orlando MojicaTimothy Hamm
6
66358-9
i
6
Yellow, blue stars (Tanja Miller)

Haley Power 14 

ch m Gun Power - Silent Tears (Gold Case)

D
5 8-12
Walter De La CruzBrent Angelle
7
1578-02
i
7
Yellow and purple halved, black horse (Holly Delaney)

Lady Violet M 14 

ch f Munnings - Lady Elena (Elajjud)

D
4 8-12
Edgar PaucarKenneth Marshall
8
41686-9
i
8
Blue, white circled 'l', white sleeves (C Larue)

I Didn't Take It 20 

b m Put It Back - Dream Manager (Bernstein)

D
5 8-12
Yuri YarangaC Larue
9
1432-33
i
9
Red, yellow horseshoe, yellow sleeves (Tony Trusso)

Planned Escape 11 

dk m Plan - Waltzing Balla (Louis Quatorze)

D BF
6 8-12
Jaime RodriguezJulie Pappada
10
3332-43
i
10
White, light blue diamond and bowtie, blue and white halved sleeves, blue cuffs (Angel Sanchez)

One Classie Quay 14 

b f Circular Quay - One Classie Lassie (Deerhound)

D
4 8-12
Luis RiveraPablo Torres
11
2831-17
i
11
Green, Red Maltese Cross, Green Cap (Kevin Buttigieg)

Global Attention 14 

ch f Sidney's Candy - Court Gown (Zafeen)

D
4 8-12
Luis GonzalezKevin Buttigieg
Verdict

PLANNED ESCAPE is a model of consistency at this claiming level and should be difficult to beat if at her best. One Classie Quay is similarly consistent but just doesn't win as often, so the main danger appears to be last-time-out winner Grand Edge.

21:02 Mahoning Valley (USA) (Dirt) 14 Feb 2018

Race 8 - Maiden Special Weight (3YO plus)

Winner $13,923 - 11 run - Draw Advantage: None

8

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
8-5
i
1
White, blue diamond hoop, gold chevrons on sleeves (Dorothy Gunther)

Max's Last 42 

b g Max's Pal - Token Of Hope (Gold Token)

4 9-0
Luis QuinonesJay Bernardini
2
536787-
i
2
Blue, black chevrons (Harold Collins)

Wild Wild Justice 110 

b g Lantana Mob - Panther Run (Cox's Ridge)

4 9-0
Rolando AragonHarold Collins
3
532-
i
3
Pink, yellow triangle (Karen King)

Triple Delight 53 

dk g Archarcharch - To My Delight (Cape Town)

3 8-6
Orlando MojicaWilliam Cowans
4
34-5
i
4
Blue, Blue Cap (Baird, John W And Harbison, Rex)

Try Me Again 16 

dk g Awesome Again - Goldrush Girl (Political Force)

4 9-0 b1
Charle OliverosJohn Baird
5
0/9659-3
i
5
Yellow, black ball (Fernando Silva)

Good Luck Justice 16 

b c Mizzen Mast - Girl Glitter (Glitterman)

4 9-0
Hector Jr RosarioFernando Silva
6
326-344
i
6
Blue & Red Halves (Olivo Inirio)

Qualifly 11 

gr/ g Exclusive Quality - Fly Express (Concorde's Tune)

3 8-6 (ow1)
Jaime RodriguezOlivo Inirio
7
384-372
i
7
Red, white, black blocks (Carlos Inirio)

Sin Problema 14 

b g High Cotton - Nema Problema (El Corredor)

4 9-0
Gerardo CorralesCarlos Inirio
8
38465-2
i
8
Red, white circled 'w' (Tracey Wisner)

Art Debut 16 

b g Artie Schiller - Equalitysdebutante (Equality)

5 9-0
Hector BerriosShane Spiess
9
i
9
Black, green shamrock on white ball, green, white & gold bars on sleeves (John Kropp)

Canyon Creed 

ch c Jimmy Creed - She's Roughin It (Forest Camp)

3 8-6
Walter De La CruzWilliam Cowans
10
3342-64
i
10
Blue, white circle, blue cap (D And D Stable)

El Banilejo 16 

dk g Successful Appeal - Thin Air (Mt. Livermore)

BF
4 9-0
Luis ColonPablo Torres
11
57-
i
1A
White, blue diamond hoop, gold chevrons on sleeves (Dorothy Gunther)

Dan 58 

b g Wild Desert - Lulu's Secret (Unbridled Time)

4 9-0
Erik BarbaranJay Bernardini
Verdict

A return to sprinting should pose no problem for QUALIFLY, who was beaten half a length over this track and trip in December, and he shades the verdict ahead of Triple Delight and Art Debut.

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