00:00 Mountaineer (USA) 13 Aug 2018

Race 1 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $5,922 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

1

4f 110y

Firm

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
025532
i
1
Red, red cap (Carrol Langley)

Steady Heat 13 

dk g Latent Heat - Got a Glow (Dehere)

5 8-8
Luciano HernandezRhonda Langley
2
093/
i
2
White, white cap (Burton Sipp)

Asbaad 1079 

b h Street Cry - Lear's Princess (Lear Fan)

Non Runner
3
866223
i
3
Blue, blue cap (Dennis Van Meter)

My Brother Steve 13 

dk g Stroll - Beau's Mercy (Easing Along)

5 8-8
Erik BarbaranDennis Van
4
853333
i
4
Yellow, yellow cap (Baird, John W And Harbison, Rex)

Madeye 13 

b g Factum - Absolute Madness (West Acre)

3 8-4
Kevin GonzalezJohn Baird
5
754509
i
5
Black, black cap (Tina Larue)

Mo Satin 7 

gr/ g Inamorato - Satin Song (Lit de Justice)

4 8-8
Wayne BarnettTina Larue
6
691
i
6
Lime, lime cap (Old First Ward Stable)

Kielbasa Bob 13 

dk c Shanghai Bobby - Gold Chant (Banker's Gold)

3 8-7
Keivan SerranoJohn Capellini
7
4-23336
i
7
Red, White Hoops, Red And White quartered Cap (John Baird)

Brilliant Dunce 13 

dk g During - Mensa Mama (Aptitude)

6 8-8
Olaf HernandezJohn Baird
8
84-8941
i
8
Yellow, black stripes (Jose Lopez)

Lil Deuce Coop 14 

b c Amwaal - Truly Special (Feu d'Enfer)

D
3 8-7
Charle OliverosJose Lopez
Verdict

Steady Heat has been knocking hard on the door in recent outings, likewise My Brother Steve and Madeye, but LIL DEUCE COOP impressed in winning for the first time here recently and he can go from strength to strength. Fellow last-time-out winner Kielbasa Bob is also noted.

00:22 Mountaineer (USA) 13 Aug 2018

Race 2 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $5,922 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

2

1m 70y

Firm

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
754938
i
1
Red, red cap (Alexis Lopez)

Taco Wayne's Shot 21 

ch f Trappe Shot - Creative Design (Stravinsky)

D
4 8-8
Gilberto SantiagoAlexis Cordero
2
386512
i
2
White, white cap (Strike Plate Llc)

Grady's Lady 18 

b f Stroll - Bridge Edition (Editor's Note)

3 8-4 (ow2)
Luis GonzalezDanny Bird
3
323832
i
3
Blue, blue cap (Ernesto Scarpetta)

Rosie Appeal 20 

dk f J P's Gusto - Tax Day Slew (Najran)

BF
4 8-8
Luciano HernandezCharles Walker
4
422-541
i
4
Yellow, yellow cap (Travis Short)

Brooklyns Red Rose 21 

ch f Gio Ponti - Demure (Machiavellian)

4 8-8
Luis BatistaTravis Short
5
865474
i
5
Black, black cap (Wayward Winds Stable)

Celeste's Bull 35 

ch m Incredibullmrbiggs - Kite Season (Avenue Of Flags)

5 8-8
Wilkin OrtizWilliam Howard
6
594815
i
6
Lime, lime cap (Derrick Bright)

Leaf Blower 34 

dk f Hat Trick - Island Escape (Petionville)

D
Non Runner
7
645-468
i
7
Red, white hoops, white cap (Tara Reffner)

Rain On Fire 20 

b m Justenuffhumor - Requested Vow (Broken Vow)

D
6 8-8
Kevin GonzalezTara Reffner
8
679235
i
8
Yellow, yellow cap (Jack Cannon)

Wicked Fun 11 

dk m Wilburn - Kaygee Ess Free (Lemon Drop Kid)

D
5 8-8
Charle OliverosJeffrey Smith
9
316-342
i
9
Green, Orange Braces, Green And Orange quartered Cap (J Baird)

A Freddie Zapper 11 

b m Ghostzapper - Zoemeg (Snuck In)

D
7 8-8
Erik BarbaranJ Baird
Verdict

BROOKLYNS RED ROSE gained the success a bunch of solid efforts in defeat previously deserved here last month and that may have given her the impetus to go on. A Freddie Zapper heads the list of dangers from Grady's Lady.

00:44 Mountaineer (USA) (Dirt) 13 Aug 2018

Race 3 - Maiden Special Weight (2YO only)

Winner $8,883 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

3

4f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
i
1
Red, red cap (Robert Lewis)

Biz Ops 

dk c Omega Code - Yearly Expression (Event of the Year)

2 8-6
Wilkin OrtizTina Larue
2
i
2
White, white cap (Equinox, Inc)

Gyoza 

b c English Colony - Wide Range (Mineshaft)

2 8-6
Charle OliverosEduardo Caramori
3
63733
i
3
Blue, blue cap (Ben DeLong)

Real Talk Ty 13 

b g Flat Out - Lettre Spirituelle (Invincible Spirit)

2 8-6
Noel VigilBen Delong
4
6346
i
4
Yellow, yellow cap (Rice Racing)

My Patronus 10 

dk g With Distinction - Believe In Magic (West Acre)

2 8-6
Adrian FloresKevin Rice
5
4
i
5
Black, black cap (Jonathan Dean)

Buddy's Babe 13 

dk f First Dude - Electric Cove (Spinning World)

2 8-3 (ow1)
Eddie JuradoJennifer Johnson
6
i
6
Lime, lime cap (Flying G Racing Llc  (brienna Bowerman))

Mo Magic 

dk c Zulu Magic - Golden Aphrodite (Broken Vow)

2 8-6
Alex GonzalezPatrick White
7
5
i
7
Red, red cap (David Downard)

David's Data 14 

ch g Data Link - Sky Fraulein (Sky Mesa)

2 8-6 (ow1)
Wayne BarnettC Larue
Verdict

Real Talk Ty will be out to put his superior experience to good use but MY PATRONUS' form is stronger and Kevin Rice's charge gets the verdict. Gyoza is undoubtedly the pick of the newcomers.

01:06 Mountaineer (USA) (Dirt) 13 Aug 2018

Race 4 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $4,410 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

4

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
3-81642
i
1
Red, red cap (Jay Bernardini)

Rise To The Top 13 

b m Pioneerof the Nile - Sarah Supreme (Golden Missile)

D BF
5 8-8
Erik BarbaranJay Bernardini
2
955257
i
2
White, white cap (Adam Ingram)

Me Too 24 

dk m Monba - A Girl Needs Cash (Housebuster)

6 8-8
Alex GonzalezAdam Ingram
3
714364
i
3
Blue, blue cap (Tom Schafer)

Crichlow Alley 12 

ch m Flower Alley - Oakwood Park (Strong Hope)

D
6 8-8
Luciano HernandezRandy Bayley
4
3145-12
i
4
Yellow, yellow cap (Dino Guerrieri)

Fleet Performer 27 

dk m Repent - Fit Performer (Fit To Fight)

D
7 8-8
Marco CcamaqueDino Guerrieri
5
852413
i
5
Black, black cap (Michelle Helms)

Y'er Wan 27 

b m Fairbanks - Kissemilie (Broken Vow)

D BF
5 8-8
Olaf HernandezEddie Clouston
6
4251-15
i
6
Lime, lime cap (Alison Krul)

Keen Smee 13 

gr/ m Keen Falcon - Smee (Honour And Glory)

D
10 8-8
Gilberto SantiagoAlison Krul
7
323142
i
7
Red, red cap (Kathy McGraw-newlun)

Eildon Hall 12 

b m Alumni Hall - Branksome Hall (Regal Classic)

D
9 8-8
Charle OliverosRonald Newlun
Verdict

FLEET PERFORMER is holding her form admirably at present and gets just a tentative vote in what is a select but competitive claimer. Y'er Wan and Rise To The Top can also make their presence felt.

01:28 Mountaineer (USA) (Dirt) 13 Aug 2018

Race 5 - Maiden Claiming (3YO only)

Winner $5,355 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

5

5f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
5
i
1
Red, red cap (Karin Thompson)

Party With Marty 13 

b g Mr. Naturally - Adoring Dori (The Deputy)

3 8-7
Kevin GonzalezDaniel Thompson
2
67-
i
2
White, white cap (Christi Flores)

Sin Time 344 

b c Elusive Hour - Bad Thing (Circus Surprise)

3 8-6 (ow1)
Luciano HernandezChristi Flores
3
i
3
Blue, blue cap (Shane Spiess)

Everglide Drive 

dk c Perfect Circle - Everglide (Pauliano)

3 8-7
Charle OliverosShane Spiess
4
6407
i
4
Yellow, yellow cap (Tina Larue)

Rocksong 53 

dk g Rock Pulpit - Beulahsvictorysong (Indy Mood)

3 8-6 (ow2)
Ricardo BarriosTina Larue
5
68594
i
5
Black, black cap (Tina Larue)

Rockin Eyes 13 

dk g Rock Pulpit - Carr Dot Com (Compliance)

3 8-6 (ow1) b
Wayne BarnettTina Larue
6
9
i
6
Lime, lime cap (Shane Spiess)

Sudden Riot 20 

dk g Perfect Circle - Sheza Riot (Demaloot Demashoot)

3 8-7
Alex GonzalezShane Spiess
7
867682
i
7
Red, red cap (Karin Thompson)

Tavernier Gems 13 

dk g Gemologist - Ship's Cat (Forest Wildcat)

BF
3 8-7 (ow1)
Marco CcamaqueDaniel Thompson
8
0
i
8
Yellow, black stripes, yellow and black quartered cap (Burton Sipp)

Trymeonthegrass 21 

dk c Wrote - Naked Passion (Red Bullet)

3 8-7
Alex CruzBurton Sipp
Verdict

TAVERNIER GEMS is the most experienced of these maidens and makes plenty of appeal arriving on the back of a career best (second) at this track a fortnight ago. Party With Marty and Rockin Eyes look the main dangers.

01:50 Mountaineer (USA) (Dirt) 13 Aug 2018

Race 6 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $3,906 - 9 run - Draw Advantage: None

6

5f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
50-9787
i
1
Red, red cap (Burton Sipp)

Blink Of Eye 21 

b g Good Reward - Lake Merced (Salt Lake)

8 8-8 (ow2)
Jose LeonBurton Sipp
2
23623-4
i
2
White, white cap (Derrick Bright)

Ascanius 18 

b g Aeneas - Ontheqt (Mazel Trick)

6 8-8
Alex GonzalezDerrick Bright
3
224423
i
3
Blue, blue cap (Rob Cellini)

Balkan 18 

gr/ g Kantharos - Bali Silver (Open Forum)

D BF
4 8-8
Eddie JuradoDonald Blankenship
4
17588
i
4
Yellow, yellow cap (Travis Short)

Farmer Phil 21 

b g Poseidon's Warrior - Fiesta D'oro (Medaglia d'Oro)

3 8-4 (ow2)
Erik BarbaranTravis Short
5
227-814
i
5
Black, black cap (Jennifer Schunk)

Points In Indy 25 

ch g Pass Rush - Crimson Dancer (Crimson Classic)

D
4 8-8
Luciano HernandezCrystal Cain
6
572/97-5
i
6
Lime, lime cap (Billy Vanwinkle)

Cannonball Champ 90 

dk g Champali - Cannonball Carly (Military)

8 8-8
Kevin GonzalezJerold Gammon
7
46155-5
i
7
Red, red cap (Shane Spiess)

Zen's Sunrise 27 

ch g Zensational - Auntgrace (Lion Heart)

D
5 8-8
Charle OliverosShane Spiess
8
75-3235
i
8
Yellow, black stripes, yellow and black quartered cap (Burton Sipp)

Adorable Twirl 26 

dk g Twirling Candy - Adorable Jean (Aptitude)

5 8-8
Alex CruzBurton Sipp
9
037667
i
9
Green, orange braces, green and orange hooped cap (Dennis Van Meter)

J R Thunder 40 

dk g Captain Thunder - Abbey's Missy (Slewacide)

6 8-8
Ricardo BarriosDennis Van
Verdict

BALKAN has been knocking hard on the door in similar claimers of late and looks the safe bet in this competitive sprint. Ascanius is entitled to have improved for his comeback run here last month and joins Farmer Phil, who debuts for a new stable, on the shortlist.

02:12 Mountaineer (USA) (Dirt) 13 Aug 2018

Race 7 - Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $10,206 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

7

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
4-75873
i
1
Red, red cap (Dwight Preston)

Anna Kate 32 

b f Divine Park - Sounds Friendly (Friends Lake)

3 8-4 (ow2)
Luis BatistaTommy Short
2
372656
i
2
White, white cap (Marcus Kocijan)

Do You Like That 18 

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

D
4 8-8
Keivan SerranoMarcus Kocijan
3
5-331
i
3
Blue, blue cap (West Wind Farms (harris))

Desiree 149 

b f Discreet Cat - Desert Flight (Maria's Mon)

3 8-4
Luis RiveraAaron West
4
1324-46
i
4
Yellow, yellow cap (Gary Snoonian)

Holiday Ink 167 

b f Harlan's Holiday - Go To The Ink (Crafty Prospector)

D
4 8-8
Erik BarbaranJay Bernardini
5
88-8867
i
5
Black, black cap (Dennis Waite)

Toother Belle 53 

b m Warrior's Reward - Princess Turandot (Gold Legend)

5 8-8
Ricardo BarriosDennis Waite
6
3466-17
i
6
Lime, lime cap (Dennis Behrmann)

Friendly Ransom 35 

dk f Regal Ransom - Friendly Selection (Friendly Lover)

4 8-8
Luciano HernandezAnthony Laneve
7
45-4221
i
7
Red and white quarters, red stripes on sleeves (Burton Sipp)

Bluegrass Candy 18 

ch f Sidney's Candy - Cassandra J (Bluegrass Cat)

D
3 8-4 (ow2)
Alex CruzBurton Sipp
8
1-523
i
8
Yellow, yellow cap (Kevin Annee)

Empire Blue 18 

dk f First Defence - Pearly Blue (Empire Maker)

D
4 8-8
Adrian FloresMort Shirazi
Verdict

DESIREE won a maiden well in March and, if ready to roll on her return to action, this filly is open to more improvement at this stage of her career and looks capable at this level. Empire Blue heads the list of dangers from Holiday Ink.

02:34 Mountaineer (USA) (Dirt) 13 Aug 2018

Race 8 - Allowance Optional Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $13,041 - 4 run - Draw Advantage: None

8

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
6-26421
i
1
Red, red cap (Brumley, Jerry S And Reed, Kay)

Bagpipes 77 

b h Langfuhr - La Sola Nina (Chester House)

D
6 8-8
Edgar PaucarEric Reed
2
1-31213
i
2
White, white cap (Patricia's Hope Llc)

Moon Over Montana 2 

ch c Spring At Last - Julie Truly (Miner's Mark)

D BF
Non Runner
3
1-57111
i
3
Blue, blue cap (Glockenburg Llc)

Sun Brown 20 

dk h Sky Mesa - Special Still (Quiet American)

D
5 8-8
Wilkin OrtizPavel Vashchenko
4
819381
i
4
Yellow, yellow cap (Greene Berry Barns)

Philoctetes 35 

b g A. P. Warrior - Grand Episode (Grand Slam)

D
Non Runner
5
25-2132
i
5
Black, black cap (Dawghouse Stable)

Woodland Walk 8 

b g Orientate - Arboreta (Empire Maker)

D
Non Runner
6
35/5155-
i
6
Lime, lime cap (Boyce, John And Mildred)

Grantson 391 

b g Tiz Wonderful - Cat's Glow (Sir Cat)

D
5 8-8
Noel VigilEric Reed
7
1646-72
i
7
Red, yellow horseshoe, yellow sleeves (Tony Trusso)

Fat Daddy 36 

b g Gemologist - Ambitious Journey (Bernardini)

D
4 8-8
Jarred JournetGerald Chatterton
Verdict

Sun Brown completed the hat-trick in good style here last month and is proven at this level, but MOON OVER MONTANA's recent form is slightly stronger and the in-form four-year-old edges the vote. Woodland Walk can also have his say.

02:56 Mountaineer (USA) (Dirt) 13 Aug 2018

Race 9 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $4,158 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

9

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
363245
i
1
Red, red cap (Ray Wargacki)

Roraima 55 

b m Afleet Express - Scapade (Skip Trial)

5 8-8
Alex GonzalezBarbara Sauer
2
36-1543
i
2
White, white cap (Michelle Helms)

Friendly Dancer 32 

ch m Friends Lake - Dancing Tempest (Seeking The Gold)

D
Non Runner
3
361346
i
3
Blue, blue cap (Gerald Erfle)

Nasha Nadezhda 29 

dk m Ghostzapper - House Lady (Limehouse)

D
5 8-8
Marco CcamaqueGerald Erfle
4
373419
i
4
Yellow, yellow cap (Shane Spiess)

Catafire 13 

b m Latent Heat - Holy Kitten (Forest Wildcat)

D
8 8-11
Luciano HernandezShane Spiess
5
546615
i
5
Black, black cap (Kevin Fletcher)

Liberty Fire 13 

b f Colonel John - Frisky Cheerleader (Roar)

D BF
4 8-11
Charle OliverosKevin Fletcher
6
221245
i
6
Lime, lime cap (Gary Welsh)

Awesome Maddi C 42 

ch m Horse Greeley - Perfectly Awesome (Awesome Again)

D
6 8-8
Noel VigilGary Welsh
7
545153
i
7
Red, white hoops, red and white hooped cap (J D P Racing)

Harlington Romance 13 

b m Harlington - Platinum Princess (Wolf Power)

D
7 8-8
Eddie JuradoDonald Blankenship
8
264535
i
8
Yellow, Black Stripes, Black Cap (Sara Stanoszek)

Bella Figlia 6 

b m J Be K - Web (Coronado's Quest)

D
Non Runner
9
39-7247
i
9
Green, orange braces, green and orange quartered cap (Bart Baird)

Precious Beth 20 

ch m Orientate - Precious Zeal (Unreal Zeal)

D
6 8-8
Luis RiveraBart Baird
Verdict

AWESOME MADDI C is used to mixing it in much better company than this and looks the one to be on in the finale. If the Gary Welsh inmate falters, the likes of Nasha Nadezhda and Liberty Fire will be there to pounce.