00:00 Mountaineer (USA) 14 Aug 2018

Race 1 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $6,552 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

1

4f 110y

Sloppy

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
362165
i
1
Red, red cap (Michelle Helms)

Oh Kandrita 29 

ch f Kantharos - Loblolly Pine (Officer)

D
4 8-8 b1
Luciano HernandezEddie Clouston
2
15676-4
i
2
White, white cap (Edward Clouston)

Credit Alert 29 

gr/ f Overdriven - Credit (Maria's Mon)

Non Runner
3
543153
i
3
Blue, blue cap (Rob Cellini)

Ten Carat Diamond 29 

gr/ f Dunkirk - Ten carat lady (Pulpit)

Non Runner
4
7-85045
i
4
Yellow, yellow cap (Burton Sipp)

Bear's And Belle's 27 

b m Kentucky Bear - Frisco Belle (El Prado)

5 8-8
Alex CruzBurton Sipp
5
854411
i
5
Black, black cap (Elizabeth Feight)

Surely Dimple 13 

b f Colonel John - Miss Mesa (Sky Mesa)

D
4 8-11
Kevin GonzalezDaniel Thompson
6
137-991
i
6
Lime, lime cap (Mm Bloodstock Llc)

Time Rock 77 

ch f Rock Hampton - Time In The Sun (Marquetry)

D
4 8-8
Charle OliverosAlfonso Macerola
7
32-5343
i
7
Red, Red Cap (J Baird)

Wells Notice 15 

b m Notional - Miss Wellspring (Afternoon Deelites)

D
Non Runner
8
485596
i
8
Yellow, black stripes (Joseph Michael)

Vennilope Pitstop 32 

gr/ f Hansen - Vennila Appeal (Buddha)

D
4 8-8
Ricardo BarriosDanny Bird
9
7475/0-9
i
9
Green, orange braces, green and orange quartered cap (Louis Kubitz)

U S Rockette 27 

b m U S Ranger - Hold 'em Slew (Hold That Tiger)

D
7 8-8
Adolph FrancisLouis Kubitz
10
9-62782
i
10
Black, white dots (Christopher Keller)

Alondra's Debut 29 

b m Henrythenavigator - Shannons Debut (Stormy Atlantic)

D
5 8-8
Alex GonzalezJessica Pizzurro
Verdict

WELLS NOTICE has shown very good form on her last couple of starts and looks the one to side with. Alondra's Debut and Oh Kandrita head the list of dangers

00:25 Mountaineer (USA) 14 Aug 2018

Race 2 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $5,922 - 9 run - Draw Advantage: None

2

1m 70y

Sloppy

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
10-7663
i
1

Sito's Boy 41 

dk h Flashstorm - Stand By (Outflanker)

D
5 8-8
Erik BarbaranAlfonso Macerola
2
7-61840
i
2

Manhattan Jack 8 

ch g Kiss the Kid - Filady (Sweetsouthernsaint)

3 8-4 (ow1)
Adrian FloresJohn Capellini
3
881435
i
3

Ole Buddy Mikey 13 

ch g Machen - Moonlight Flite (Minardi)

3 8-4 (ow2)
Olaf HernandezDanny Bird
4
0318
i
4

Order Of The Quest 34 

dk g Superfly - Ashley M. (Mr. Greeley)

D
3 8-4 (ow1) b1
Gilberto SantiagoDon Bryant
5
905154
i
5

Bull Bailey 20 

b g Holy Bull - D J Bailey (Gunnerside)

D
6 8-8
Alex GonzalezAdam Ingram
6
231445
i
6

Science To Win 12 

b g Skipshot - Power Of Science (Powerscourt)

D
4 8-8
Keivan SerranoMarcus Kocijan
7
112344
i
7

Jump Street 30 

gr/ g Jump Start - Blue Moon Dancer (Benchmark)

D
6 8-8
Luis BatistaErnesto Sierra
8
848567
i
8
Yellow, black stripes (Juan Gotera)

Incredible Cut 20 

ch g Parading - Zawaaya (Exploit)

Non Runner
9
322442
i
9

Hat In The Ring 36 

dk g First Dude - Pajama Mama (Trippi)

D
4 8-8
Alex CruzBurton Sipp
10
722-522
i
10

Just Jim 20 

dk g Stroll - Lay Up (More Than Ready)

D
4 8-8
Charle OliverosJ Shilling
Verdict

HAT IN THE RING arrives in good heart and his recent second at Suffolk Downs can see him get his head back in front. Just Jim and Science To Win both warrant consideration.

00:50 Mountaineer (USA) (Dirt) 14 Aug 2018

Race 3 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $3,843 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

3

5f

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
7-959
i
1

R Dancesonlychance 35 

dk c Our Inhairadance - Bedouin (Essence Of Dubai)

3 8-4
Jose LeonGerardo Amezcua
2
4-57335
i
2

A Small Affair 12 

ch g Simmard - Gilded Affair (Gilded Time)

4 8-11
Alexandria LuciaHarry Pease
3
272248
i
3

Redmark 28 

b g Our Entourage - Swiss Force (Lord Carson)

3 8-4 (ow4)
Ricardo BarriosBurton Sipp
4
664343
i
4

Thunders Fury 35 

b g Thunder Gulch - Golden Gale (Summer Squall)

6 8-11
Keivan SerranoJohn Capellini
5
77-2022
i
5

Z Mardi Gras 22 

ch g Notional - Festal (Storm Bird)

5 8-11
Alex CruzBurton Sipp
6
933535
i
6

Rockshine 7 

ch g Fastnet Rock - Shine Like A Star (Black Moonshine)

4 8-11
Wayne BarnettTina Larue
7
2-672
i
7

Knightoftheredmoon 27 

ch g Equality - Grand Red Marquee (Grand Circus Park)

4 8-11
Alex GonzalezJ Shilling
8
4
i
8

Encinal 12 

b c Bodemeister - Sparkling City (Cape Town)

3 8-4
Eddie JuradoJohn Baird
Verdict

Z MARDI GRAS merits plenty of respect having finished second on his last couple of starts and this looks like the perfect opportunity for the five-year-old to get off the mark. Rockshine and Encinal head the list of threats.

01:15 Mountaineer (USA) (Dirt) 14 Aug 2018

Race 4 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $3,969 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

4

5f

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
422552
i
1

Moonspell 33 

b g Great Notion - Penumbra Moon (Malibu Moon)

BF
6 8-8
Erik BarbaranEddie Clouston
2
231678
i
2
White, white cap (Guy Tauzin)

Athletic Temper 56 

b c Smart Strike - Quiet Temper (Quiet American)

D
Non Runner
3
0-72118
i
3

Cinnamon Of Course 28 

ch g Awesome of Course - Cinnamon Buns (Homebuilder)

D
5 8-8
Olaf HernandezGeoffrey Dixon
4
158549
i
4

Tucker's Touch 42 

ch g Any Given Saturday - Tina Dynamite (Dynaformer)

D
4 8-8 (ow3)
Alexandria LuciaJami Poole
5
5-12321
i
5

Shoo Fly 8 

dk g Gone Astray - Heart of a Fighter (Halo's Image)

D
4 8-11
Charle OliverosShane Spiess
6
718017
i
6

Jericho Jet 12 

ch g Reward The Cat - Secret Bird (Birdstone)

D
3 8-4 (ow2)
Luciano HernandezWilliam Hackney
7
133475
i
7

Punch Nephew 33 

ch g Rock Slide - Sister Jean (Two Punch)

4 8-8
Adrian FloresEddie Clouston
Verdict

Jericho Jet and Shoo Fly have both shown solid form in recent times and are entitled to go close, but the vote goes to MOONSPELL, who benefited from a drop to this level last time and can get back in the winner's circle.

01:40 Mountaineer (USA) (Dirt) 14 Aug 2018

Race 5 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $4,158 - 10 run - Draw Advantage: None

5

6f

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
289671
i
1

Farleys Mandate 15 

dk g Full Mandate - Hines Farley Rules (King Of Kings)

D
8 8-11
Noel VigilGary Welsh
2
9-76658
i
2

Kim Man 6 

dk g Man Apart - Contessa Bella (Unreal Zeal)

D
8 8-8 (ow3)
Alexandria LuciaJerold Gammon
3
52-1275
i
3

House Of Prayer 13 

ch g Istan - Rum And Tonic (Patton)

D
8 8-8
Eddie JuradoLoren Cox
4
415536
i
4

Winter Springs (FR)  28 

ch g Stormy River - Hallen (Midyan)

BF
6 8-8
Luis QuinonesShane Spiess
5
375-787
i
5

Rancho Viejo 26 

ch g Indy Snow - Lite My Line (Phone Trick)

D
8 8-8
Luciano HernandezBart Baird
6
57-1584
i
6

Hudatbe 13 

b g Proud Accolade - Miss Video (Star Gallant)

D
9 8-8
Keivan SerranoGary Welsh
7
4347-42
i
7

Perfect Wind 14 

ch g Indy Wind - Primrose Perfect (Snow Ridge)

D
8 8-8
Wilkin OrtizAmy York
8
354223
i
8

Boondock Biz 19 

b g Nobiz Like Shobiz - Go Mercedes (Gold Fever)

D
5 8-8
Marco CcamaqueNestor Rivera
9
5346-41
i
9

Game Winning Shot 28 

ch g Trappe Shot - Silent Poetry (After Market)

D
4 8-11
Erik BarbaranJay Bernardini
10
97-4413
i
10

Marty Who 26 

dk g The Way Home - La Confidence (Grand Slam)

D
7 8-8
Charle OliverosAmalia Cox
Verdict

PERFECT WIND returned to somewhere near his best when second last time and he looks the one to beat over House Of Prayer and Winter Springs.

02:05 Mountaineer (USA) (Dirt) 14 Aug 2018

Race 6 - Claiming (3YO plus)

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

6

1m

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
8-79484
i
1

Hashtag Win 26 

b g Majestic Warrior - Sierra Passion (Our Emblem)

5 8-8
Ricardo BarriosSherry Kirk
2
654655
i
2

Ruote 14 

ch g Primary Suspect - Oodles of Noodles (Alphabet Soup)

6 8-8
Wayne BarnettLucinda Knowles
3
265753
i
3

Pintsize 13 

dk g New Year's Day - Poetic Kid (Shakespeare)

D
3 8-4
Kevin GonzalezDon Bryant
4
541436
i
4

Whywouldyoudothat 13 

b g Kodiak Kowboy - Tascosa (Closing Argument)

D
3 8-4
Alex GonzalezShane Spiess
5
822473
i
5

Indy Wars 26 

b g Bernardini - Goldena Podkove (War Pass)

4 8-8
Olaf HernandezEddie Clouston
6
573544
i
6

Reciprocity 13 

b g Liaison - It's Hard Being Me (Noonmark)

D
3 8-4 (ow2)
Luis BatistaTravis Short
7
2-43436
i
7

Skip The Lawyer 21 

b g Cowboy Cal - Grandstone (Grindstone)

5 8-8
Keivan SerranoLouis DePasquale
8
46-6233
i
8

Derbydayromance 21 

dk g Stately Victor - American Romance (Successful Appeal)

4 8-8
Charle OliverosRobert McFall
9
7-8301
i
9

Jailbreak 22 

ch g Stephen Got Even - Lil American (Quiet American)

4 8-8
Luis QuinonesJustin Godsey
Verdict

JAILBREAK was a very easy winner when dropped in grade last time and a similar performance would make him very tough to beat. Indy Wars and Pintsize look the most solid dangers to the selection.

02:30 Mountaineer (USA) (Dirt) 14 Aug 2018

Race 7 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $4,410 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

7

1m

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
145752
i
1
Red, red cap (Kevin Monday)

Buck Fifty 13 

b g Proud Citizen - Nicholella (Nicholas)

D
Non Runner
2
8-84432
i
2

Candid Opinions 15 

b g Candy Ride - Great Opinions (Rahy)

D
8 8-8
Eddie JuradoTimothy Gilbert
3
07-9317
i
3

Sigward 57 

ch g Discreetly Mine - Laelia (Marquetry)

D
5 8-8
Erik BarbaranPaul Mcentee
4
513450
i
4
Yellow, yellow cap (Ben DeLong)

Sucker Punched 26 

ch g Candy Ride - Cure for Sale (Not for Sale)

Non Runner
5
546581
i
5

Jimmu 15 

b g A. P. Warrior - Glitterball (Northern Afleet)

D
5 8-11
Charle OliverosAnthony Stephen
6
876371
i
6

Carson's Ten 13 

b g Rock Hard Ten - Carson's Dane (Carson City)

D
7 8-8
Ricardo BarriosDanny Bird
7
264627
i
7

Angel's Knight 20 

b g Seeking The Best - Aatush (Ascot Knight)

D
7 8-8
Luciano HernandezJoshua Langley
8
1-26123
i
8

Arbitrator 16 

b g Quality Road - Code Book (Giant's Causeway)

D BF
6 8-8
Olaf HernandezEddie Clouston
9
812246
i
9

Beachtown Benny 28 

b g Discreetly Mine - Enterprise Beach (El Prado)

D
4 8-8
Luis QuinonesJustin Godsey
10
413383
i
10

Phenomenalmoon 13 

dk h Malibu Moon - Runaway Ransom (Cherokee Run)

D BF
7 8-8
Marco CcamaqueDino Guerrieri
Verdict

ARBITRATOR has been in very good form on his last couple of starts and looks the most likely winner in what appears a competitive contest on paper. Angel's Knight is respected along with Jimmu.

02:55 Mountaineer (USA) (Dirt) 14 Aug 2018

Race 8 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $4,284 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

8

5f 110y

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
84-3071
i
1

Charlies Hot 21 

b m Fire Blitz - Charlies Indian (Indian Charlie)

D
6 8-11
Charle OliverosShane Spiess
2
64-4131
i
2

Colleens Storm 54 

b m Tiz Wonderful - Rare Ribbon (Proudest Romeo)

D
6 8-8
Wayne BarnettC Larue
3
4-45114
i
3

Starnilla 21 

dk m Good and Tough - Vanilla Whirl (Island Whirl)

D
6 8-8
Luis QuinonesShane Spiess
4
8-16615
i
4

Sunday Dinner 37 

dk m Sun King - Grey Formal (Formal Dinner)

D
6 8-8
Alex GonzalezMiguel Jimenez
5
302566
i
5

Siena Slew 12 

b m Scorpion - Siena (Stallion)

D
7 8-8
Olaf HernandezJose Lopez
6
325755
i
6

Ichtli 15 

dk m Any Given Saturday - May Day Vow (Broken Vow)

D
5 8-8
Noel VigilAnthony Stephen
7
651331
i
7

Color Me Sexy 14 

dk m Misremembered - Silvercity Lady (Silver Charm)

D
5 8-11
Wilkin OrtizGeoffrey Dixon
Verdict

Color Me Sexy and Colleens Storm are both solid contenders on what they have shown on their past couple of outings but they may have to play second fiddle to STARNILLA, who can make it three wins out of her last four starts.

03:20 Mountaineer (USA) (Dirt) 14 Aug 2018

Race 9 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $3,843 - 10 run - Draw Advantage: None

9

6f

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
958553
i
1

Gordon's Girl 19 

ch f Western Outlaw - Little Erin (Digamist)

3 8-4 (ow4)
Jose DavilaSara Stanoszek
2
455-455
i
2

Caspian Girl 36 

dk f Big Surf - Smart Dixie (Dixieland Band)

4 8-11
Wilkin OrtizTina Larue
3
43-2624
i
3

Broadway Broad 21 

dk m High Cotton - Aggressive Broad (Broad Brush)

5 8-11
Alex CruzBurton Sipp
4
36-2875
i
4

Lil D 29 

b f Haynesfield - Bob's Dylan (David)

BF
4 8-11
Alex GonzalezJ Shilling
5
875542
i
5

Wise Surprise 13 

dk f Wised Up - Instant Copy (Invisible Ink)

3 8-4 (ow2)
Erik BarbaranC Davidson
6
76-0292
i
6

The Grange 15 

b m Broken Vow - Cool Reception (Deputy Minister)

8 8-11
Keivan SerranoJohn Capellini
7
524773
i
7

Jewels For Her 15 

b f Comedy Show - Hero For Her (Partner's Hero)

4 8-11
Wayne BarnettPatrick White
8
924-646
i
8

Bellastar 28 

b f Warrior's Reward - Sustain (Vindication)

BF
3 8-4 (ow2)
Olaf HernandezEddie Clouston
9
422444
i
9

Serket 15 

b m Scorpion - Skaya (Stack)

5 8-11
Charle OliverosJose Lopez
10
65-5446
i
10

Bikini Hottie 23 

b f Treasure Beach - Mignonne (Wando)

3 8-4
Luis QuinonesClaudie Jr Godsey
Verdict

BELLASTAR was disappointing when down the field at Delaware on her latest start but she is capable of much better and the drop in trip can see her return to form. Bikini Hottie has to go close on recent evidence, while similar comments apply to Wise Surprise.