00:00 Prairie Meadows (USA) (Dirt) 18 May 2018

Race 1 - Maiden Claiming

Winner $15,190 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

1

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
8-
i
1
Yellow, red triangle (River Ridge Ranch LLC)

Oprah's Ranger 278 

b g U S Ranger - Oprah Winney (Royal Academy)

3 8-7
Floyd Jr WetheyRobertino Diodoro
2
747-3
i
2
Blue, white star, grey sleeves with blue stripes (Albaugh Family Stables Llc)

Dreamin My Dream 12 

ch g Woke Up Dreamin - Speedy Gladys Jam (Golden Missile)

3 8-7
Glenn CorbettHemel Kelly Von
3
i
3
Yellow, black rings, black cuffs (Carroll Rumbaugh)

Javu 

ch g Tizdejavu - Tricky Truth (Proudest Romeo)

3 8-7
Ken TohillDick Clark
4
332227-
i
4
Navy, white star (David McShane)

Added Attraction 279 

dk g Added Edge - Salty Attraction (Golden Gear)

6 8-12
Terry ThompsonDavid McShane
5
0
i
5
White, blue diamonds, black diamonds on sleeves (Jackson, Brent And Greve, Jerry)

Oh Larry 21 

b g King of Scat - Oh Lovely (Victory Gallop)

3 8-7
David CabreraJerry Greve
6
i
6
Blue, yellow diamond, yellow diamonds on sleeves (Hall, Brian And River Ridge Ranch Llc)

Dreamin Of A Girl 

dk g Woke Up Dreamin - Valedictorian Girl (Honor Grades)

3 8-7
Alex BirzerGene Jacquot
Verdict

DREAMIN OF A GIRL has been working well in the lead up to her debut and she can make a winning start over Oprah's Ranger and Dreamin My Dream.

00:28 Prairie Meadows (USA) (Dirt) 18 May 2018

Race 2 - Maiden Claiming

Winner $7,560 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

2

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
8
i
1
Turquoise, white diamond frame, white diamond hoop on sleeves, white cap (Jrita Young Thoroughbreds Llc)

Miller Man 97 

dk g Tiznow - Gentle Gale (Storm Cat)

3 8-7
David CabreraRon Moquett
2
77-0806
i
2
Turquoise, turquoise cap (Rod Jackson)

Laid Back John 12 

ch g Bench Maker - Kodi's Sunshine (Lord Rebeau)

4 8-12
Cassidy FletcherRod Jackson
3
45-2322
i
3
Red, white horseshoe, white sleeves, blue armlets and cap (Randy Patterson)

Thegreatgeneration 19 

dk g Fusaichi Pegasus - Bella Cardella (Hard Spun)

4 8-12
Ken TohillRandy Morse
4
575
i
4
Black, blue horse on pink ball, pink hoops on sleeves (Martinez Racing)

Major Tempo 20 

dk g Raison D'etat - Dixie Tempo (Major Impact)

3 8-7
Armando MartinezKelli Martinez
5
4
i
5
Silver, red horseshoe, silver spots on red sleeves (Martin Brothers, Inc)

Royal Vineyard 12 

gr/ c Vineyard Haven - Dearest Queen (Proudest Romeo)

Non Runner
6
i
6
Red, white circled 'RM', white cross sashes, white bars on sleeves, r (Randy Morse)

Ranger Tillman 

ch g To Honor And Serve - Clever (Smarty Jones)

4 8-12
Terry ThompsonRandy Morse
Verdict

MILLER MAN takes a significant drop in grade and has been gelded since his debut so improvement appears highly likely. Thegreatgeneration is respected along with Ranger Tillman.

00:55 Prairie Meadows (USA) (Dirt) 18 May 2018

Race 3 - Claiming (3YO plus)

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

3

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
2327-84
i
1
White, black stripes, red chevrons on sleeves (Danny Caldwell)

Indexical 13 

ch c Latent Heat - Mysteryachievement (Regal Classic)

D
7 8-7
Terry ThompsonFederico Villafranco
2
7-94582
i
2
Red, White Bars on Sleeves (Timothy Martin)

Suspect A Storm 43 

dk g Primary Suspect - Stormy Dynasty (Future Storm)

D
6 8-7
Ken TohillTimothy Martin
3
3-50326
i
3
black and white halves,  black cap (Charles Jennings)

Well Mannered 19 

ch g Majestic Warrior - Baja Morning (Forestry)

D
8 8-7
Andrew RamgeetRobertino Diodoro
4
1-46543
i
4
White, black ball (End Zone Athletics, Inc)

Flying Mr K. 31 

gr/ g Giacomo - Denoun N Deverb (Denouncer)

D
8 8-7
Ramon VazquezKarl Broberg
5
45656-7
i
5
Silver, black hoop, silver sleeves, black hoops (Runaway Racing LLC)

Cornfed 18 

ch g Pass Rush - Swift Empress (Empire Maker)

D
5 8-4 (ow1)
Alex BirzerH Ashford Jr
6
275422
i
6
White, black stripes, red chevrons on sleeves (Danny Caldwell)

Lunar Light 18 

b g Where's the Ring - Moonlite Walk (Migrating Moon)

D
8 8-9
David CabreraFederico Villafranco
Verdict

LUNAR LIGHT has been knocking on the door of late and can get back to the winner's circle at the main expense of Flying Mr K. and Well Mannered.

01:22 Prairie Meadows (USA) (Dirt) 18 May 2018

Race 4 - Starter Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $10,080 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

4

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
1-52205
i
1
Red, yellow lightning bolt, red and yellow halved sleeves (David Korkames)

Fairwayngreen 20 

dk m Songandaprayer - Shining Appeal (Powerscourt)

D
5 8-9
Alex BirzerF Loy
2
42-5734
i
2
Lime green and purple (Michelle Brown)

Miss Coco 19 

dk m Bob and John - Nanyehi (Cherokee Run)

D
5 8-9
David CabreraAaron Shorter
3
45114-3
i
3
Silver, red horseshoe, silver spots on red sleeves (Martin Brothers, Inc)

Prefer Diamonds 14 

ch m Tale of Ekati - Asset Class (Maria's Mon)

D
5 8-6
Andrew RamgeetWilliam Martin
4
1-76133
i
4
Red, white star, red and white striped sleeves, red and white striped cap (Charles Garvey)

Alittlecomplicated 19 

ch m Hold Me Back - Spank Me Silly (Crafty Prospector)

D
5 8-9
Glenn CorbettRobertino Diodoro
5
211-641
i
5
Silver, red horseshoe, silver spots on red sleeves (Martin Brothers, Inc)

Erratic Behavior 21 

dk m Jafmil - Pulpinit (Pulpit)

D
5 8-9
Terry ThompsonWilliam Martin
6
182-811
i
6
White, black ball (End Zone Athletics, Inc)

Annoy 26 

b m Flatter - Conquestress (Cherokee Run)

D
7 8-12
Ramon VazquezKarl Broberg
7
1-11131
i
7
Purple, pink Horse, Purple Cap (Milton Gaede)

Natchez Pass 19 

b f Albertus Maximus - Staffette (Rod and Staff)

D
4 8-12
Cindy MurphyMilton Gaede
Verdict

Annoy arrives in her bid for a hat-trick but those wins have come in lesser events and she has a fair task on to beat ERRATIC BEHAVIOR. Alittlecomplicated completes the shortlist.

01:49 Prairie Meadows (USA) (Dirt) 18 May 2018

Race 5 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $7,245 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

5

4f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
6-43256
i
1
White, black stripes, red chevrons on sleeves (Danny Caldwell)

Tarpys Zip 19 

ch g City Zip - American County (Gibson County)

4 8-12
David CabreraFederico Villafranco
2
004544-
i
2
Red, White Bars on Sleeves (Timothy Martin)

Phantom Zip 340 

ch g Phantom Light - Sylvia's Buttercup (Thunder Gulch)

4 8-12
Ken TohillTimothy Martin
3
i
3
Black, red and black diamonds on white sleeves (Vanderlinden, Charlie And Rushton, Temple)

Racquetman 

ch g Crafty Shaw - Monferno (Maria's Mon)

3 8-7
Cesar OrdazStetson Rushton
4
7-
i
4
Navy, gold stripe on sleeves, gold cap (Dream Walkin Farms, Inc)

Dance Doctor 235 

ch g Doctor Chit - A Day for Dancing (Dance Master)

3 8-7
Glenn CorbettKenny Smith
5
090
i
5
Silver, red horseshoe, silver spots on red sleeves (Martin Brothers, Inc)

Home Run Trick 39 

gr/ c Winslow Homer - Indyfendant (A.P. Indy)

Non Runner
6
575/
i
6
Turquoise, turquoise cap (Rod Jackson)

Foxy Kirkifee 657 

dk g Kirkendahl - Foxy Fugitive (Fugitive)

5 8-9
Cassidy FletcherRod Jackson
7
42-
i
7
White, black ball (End Zone Athletics, Inc)

Happy Up 284 

b c Tale of Ekati - Walkes Spring (A.P. Indy)

BF
3 8-7
Ramon VazquezKarl Broberg
Verdict

HAPPY UP took a big step forward from debut when runner-up last time and looks more than likely to make it third time lucky. Tarpys Zip and Dance Doctor look the most feasible dangers.

02:17 Prairie Meadows (USA) (Dirt) 18 May 2018

Race 6 - Starter Allowance (4YO plus)

Winner $14,768 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

6

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
17-4376
i
1
Green, green cap (Kuhlman Racing)

Rootie Tourtie 20 

b g Colorful Tour - Roo n Tigger Too (Jump Shot)

D
9 8-5
Cesar OrdazGrady Thompson
2
11458-4
i
2
Black, red diamonds on sleeves (Martin Villafranco)

Scherer Magic 20 

dk g Doneraile Court - She's A Nasty One (Touch Gold)

D
8 8-5 (ow2)
Terry ThompsonFederico Villafranco
3
2117-75
i
3
White, black ball (End Zone Athletics, Inc)

Xavier Davey 7 

b g Thunder Gulch - Stephangjess (Yonaguska)

D
6 8-5
Chya JohnstoneKarl Broberg
4
686-652
i
4
Maroon, white stars, white stars on maroon sleeves (Hargens Racing Stable LLC)

Fat Tire 20 

dk g Added Edge - Scarlett's Gift (Skywalker)

D
7 8-5
Ty KennedyRobert Hargens
5
27-2328
i
5
Navy, turquoise diamond, turquoise diamonds on sleeves (Kuhlman Racing)

Approximator 20 

dk g Jafmil - Pulpinit (Pulpit)

D
6 8-5 (ow2)
Armando MartinezGrady Thompson
6
3-21311
i
6
White, black ball (End Zone Athletics, Inc)

Jackie Blu 20 

dk g Wild Gold - Miss Feature (Prospect Feature)

D
8 8-10
Ramon VazquezKarl Broberg
Verdict

JACKIE BLU sets a high standard on her two recent victories and should land the hat-trick. Xavier Davey and Scherer Magic both merit consideration on their recent form.

02:44 Prairie Meadows (USA) (Dirt) 18 May 2018

Race 7 - Maiden Claiming (4YO plus)

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

7

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
99325
i
1
Blue and white halves with white stars and red stripes (F Loy)

Euro Me 14 

dk f Euroears - Pick Me Up (Yankee Gentleman)

3 8-7
Ramon VazquezF Loy
2
i
2
Red, red circle 'p' on white ball, white hoops on sleeves (Parenza Farms Llc)

Ready For War 

gr/ f The Factor - Ready to Talk (More Than Ready)

3 8-7
John BisonoJr Ray Tracy,
3
8846
i
3
Maroon, silver diamond, silver bars on sleeves (Poindexter Thoroughbreds Llc, Kennedy, Aaron And Anderson, Cathy)

Three Halos 33 

b f Liaison - Ten Halos (Marquetry)

3 8-7
Alex BirzerDoug Anderson
4
8
i
4
Black (Charlie Vanderlinden)

Del Mar Belle 40 

b f Tiznow - Pacific Breeze (Fusaichi Pegasus)

3 8-7
David CabreraStetson Rushton
5
35-523
i
5
Black, yellow and green stripes, black cap (Team Ramgeet Racing Stable Llc)

Team Freedom 14 

ch f Machen - Winterello (Thunderello)

BF
4 8-12
Andrew RamgeetTina Ramgeet
6
46-0
i
6
Navy, gold stripe on sleeves, gold cap (Dream Walkin Farms, Inc)

H K's Cactus 48 

ch f Cactus Ridge - Zamba Canuta (Unaccounted For)

3 8-7
Ty KennedyHemel Don Von
7
i
7
Red, red circle 'p' on white ball, white hoops on sleeves (Parenza Farms Llc)

Black Cape 

dk f Midnight Lute - This Cat Can Dance (Vindication)

3 8-7
Ken TohillJr Ray Tracy,
Verdict

EURO ME has the strongest form in the book and can gain her first victory in six outings. Three Halos looks one to consider, while Team Freedom looks best of the remainder.

03:13 Prairie Meadows (USA) (Dirt) 18 May 2018

Race 8 - Allowance Optional Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $20,160 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

8

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
221312
i
1
White, black stripes, red chevrons on sleeves (Danny Caldwell)

Greeleys Charm 20 

b g Greeley's Conquest - Golden Charm (Strike The Gold)

D
5 8-12
David CabreraFederico Villafranco
2
1-68461
i
2
White, black ball (End Zone Athletics, Inc)

Ender 20 

ch g Curlin - Added Time (Gilded Time)

D
5 8-12
Ramon VazquezKarl Broberg
3
15-3323
i
3
Red, White Bars on Sleeves (Timothy Martin)

Crawford 35 

b g Majesticperfection - The Gray Goose (Malabar Gold)

D
4 8-7
Ken TohillTimothy Martin
4
644-451
i
4
White, purple blocks (William Sparks)

Entertainer 33 

dk g Malibu Moon - Cherokee Queen (Cherokee Run)

D
5 8-12
Terry ThompsonRon Moquett
5
261-381
i
5
White, black stripes, red chevrons on sleeves (Danny Caldwell)

Magic Command 14 

dk g Air Commander - Glide Slope (Broad Brush)

D
7 8-12
Floyd Jr WetheyFederico Villafranco
6
616-721
i
6
Gold, blue shield, blue stripe on sleeves, blue cap (Bobbye Stipe)

Main Road 34 

b g Quality Road - Emily Ring (Fit To Fight)

D
5 8-12
Alex BirzerLynn Chleborad
Verdict

ENDER won at a higher level last time out and this looks an easier assignment. Main Road and Crawford can fight out the minor honours.

03:39 Prairie Meadows (USA) (Dirt) 18 May 2018

Race 9 - Claiming (4YO plus)

Winner $7,245 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

9

1m 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
976692
i
1
White, black stripes, red chevrons on sleeves (Danny Caldwell)

Indy Awesome 20 

dk g A.P. Indy - Awesome Fleet (Awesome Again)

D
8 8-5 (ow1)
David CabreraFederico Villafranco
2
332508
i
2
Yellow, lime ball (Patrick Kuta)

Oriental Crown 21 

b g Congrats - Rouwaki (Miswaki)

D
4 8-5
Glenn CorbettHemel Kelly Von
3
1-47742
i
3
White, black ball (End Zone Athletics, Inc)

Summer King 13 

b g Summer Bird - Bing Girl (Kingmambo)

D
5 8-5
Ramon VazquezKarl Broberg
4
0-04495
i
4
Green, white bars on sleeves (Ashauer, Norman A And Chitsey, Blake)

Oliver's Bull 14 

b g Hesabull - Jane Posey Road (Yonaguska)

D
7 8-5 (ow2)
Terry ThompsonNorman Ashauer
5
1-78444
i
5
Maroon and gold diamonds, 's' on diamond (James Ollison)

Private Time 13 

b g Discreetly Mine - Time Well Spent (Storm and a Half)

4 8-5
John BisonoAaron Shorter
6
854356
i
6
Navy, gold disc, gold stripe on sleeves, navy cap (Dream Walkin Farms, Inc And Davis, Lanita)

Big Headed Jerry 13 

ch g Cactus Ridge - Miss Moneywise (Crafty Prospector)

D
5 8-5
Ken TohillKenny Smith
7
3116/6-2
i
7
Neon orange and blue (Travis Murphy)

Ganzumacher 18 

b g Kafwain - Spotted Feather (Meadowlake)

D
8 8-2
Cindy MurphyTravis Murphy
Verdict

Ganzumacher and Indy Awesome are in solid enough form at present but the pair need to improve to beat SUMMER KING, who could have more to offer after a good effort for new connections when second last time.