20:30 Santa Anita (USA) (Dirt) 14 Oct 2018

Race 1 - Claiming (3YO only)

Winner $15,120 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

1

5f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
741236
i
1
Black, gold horseshoe, gold sleeves, orange bars (Troy Onorato)

Bob's All In 31 

b g Tapizar - Cataballerina (Tabasco Cat)

D BF
3 8-8
Agapito DelgadilloJohn Martin
2
545962
i
2
Black, white stripes, black cap (Paymaster Racing Llc And Sinister Racing Stable)

Sir Valentine 21 

b g Heat Shield - Horsesanddivorces (Popular)

3 8-8
Juan OchoaJack Carava
3
6-14171
i
3
Royal blue, white stars on blue sleeves, blue cap (Erj Racing Llc, Westside Racing Stables, Keh, Steve L And O'neill, Doug)

Colormemoney 23 

ch g Biondetti - Picturemewithroses (Deputy Minister)

D
3 8-12
Evin RomanDoug O'Neill
4
125142
i
4
White, blue sleeves, blue and white halved cap (Haagsma, David, Haagsma, John R And Vanderdussen, Robert John)

Gringo Star 23 

ch g Good Journey - Centerofattention (Beau Genius)

3 8-10
Heriberto FigueroaSteve Knapp
5
326667
i
5
Yellow and black quarters, yellow chevrons, white cuffs on sleeves, white cap (Jaime Renella)

Isee It In Hiseyes 31 

ch c Old Topper - Don't Lose Faith (Ministers Wild Cat)

D
3 8-10
Assael EspinozaRafael DeLeon
6
331172
i
6
Blue, white blocks, blue cap (Bonfante, Lloyd And Bonfante, Yvonne)

Our Tiger's Boy 31 

dk g Smiling Tiger - Lady Chip (Dixie Union)

D
3 8-10
Ruben FuentesJeff Bonde
7
163312
i
7
Yellow and light blue diamonds, yellow sleeves, yellow cap (Diana Citarella)

Don't Stalk Me 53 

dk g Kafwain - Silent Stalk (Petionville)

D BF
3 8-10
Drayden Dyke VanRonald Ellis
Verdict

SIR VALENTINE was a big eye-catcher last time when second and could have more to offer for these connections. Colormemoney and Gringo Star are also noted.

21:05 Santa Anita (USA) (Dirt) 14 Oct 2018

Race 2 - Maiden Special Weight (3YO plus)

Winner $31,500 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

2

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
i
1
Red, white hoop and armlets, red cap (Headley, Bruce And The Ellwood Johnston Trust)

Cyclometric 

ch c Cyclotron - Jolie En Rose (Doneraile Court)

3 8-8
Geovanni FrancoKaren Headley
2
i
2
Red, red yoke, red cap (Red Baron's Barn Llc And Vayaconsuerte, Llc)

Bouncing Around 

dk g Suances - Miss Rebound (Speightstown)

3 8-8
Tyler BazeJack Carava
3
338
i
3
Royal blue, white stripes, blue cuffs on white sleeves, blue stripe on white cap (Barnhart, Nancy, Foxx, Roxana, Headley, Karen And Naify, Marsha)

Air Jockey 57 

ch g Cyclotron - Supermodel (Yankee Gentleman)

4 8-11
Assael EspinozaKaren Headley
4
20
i
4
Pink, blue yoke and stripes, blue chevrons on sleeves, pink chevrons on blue cap (Alfred Pais)

Big Barrel 79 

b g Surf Cat - Brickyard Helen (Southern Image)

3 8-8
Alonso QuinonezLeonard Powell
5
222274
i
5
Green, red diamond, yellow and green hoops on black sleeves, green cap (My Way Racing Llc, Radley Equine, Inc , Compton, Lewis, Crews, John, Gold, Rick, Macdonald, Scott, Smole, Kenneth And Weeks, Mike)

Sir Eddie 7 

gr/ g Square Eddie - Gypsy Friday (In Excess)

3 8-8
Edwin MaldonadoDan Blacker
6
7
i
6
Yellow and light blue diamonds, blue diamonds on yellow sleeves, yellow cap (Gonzalez, Jose Luis And Ruiz, Vincente)

Leroy Pegasus 57 

b c Big Bad Leroybrown - Judge's Pegasus (Unusual Heat)

3 8-8
Brayan PenaSalvador Orozco
7
27
i
7
Maroon, white star, white circle, white sleeves, maroon and white quartered cap (Tony Sardo)

Sidepocket Action 177 

dk g ACCLAMATION - On the Snap (Exclusive Ribot)

4 8-11
Joseph TalamoSteve Knapp
Verdict

SIR EDDIE has plenty of early pace and has shown enough to suggest that he can win a maiden. Leroy Pegasus and Bouncing Around should also be involved at the business end.

21:38 Santa Anita (USA) (Dirt) 14 Oct 2018

Race 3 - Claiming (3YO plus)

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

3

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
864233
i
1
Red, white sash, red and black bars on white sleeves, red cap (Paula Capestro)

Blondy's Reward 30 

b m Good Reward - Western Blondy (Gilded Time)

D
7 8-9
Diego SanchezPaula Capestro
2
213162
i
2
Black, red v, red hoop on grey sleeves, black and red quartered cap (Vindicate Racing)

If You Like It 31 

ch m First Samurai - Ice Cool Kitty (Tomorrows Cat)

D BF
7 8-9
Ruben FuentesAndrew Lerner
3
64-5546
i
3
Red, blue sleeves (John IVory)

Trinitys Turn 41 

ch m Awesome Gambler - Right Direction (West By West)

D
5 8-9
Santiago GonzalezJohn Ivory
4
764176
i
4
Royal blue, white ball, royal blue cuffs on white sleeves, white cap (Juventino Mendoza)

Lovely Linda 9 

ch f Stay Thirsty - Lovely View (Carson City)

D
4 8-9
Luis FuentesAntonio Garcia
5
714246
i
5
Black, red lightning bolt, red bars, black cap (Strohmaier Racing, Newman, Roger And Pagano, Ray)

Bridal Arch 28 

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

D
4 8-9
Assael EspinozaWilliam Morey
6
1-66696
i
6
Light blue, royal blue cap (Mattoch, Michael, Mansor, Tom And Pittman, Michael C)

Lob City 30 

dk m Temple City - Thirty Eighth St. (Citidancer)

D
6 8-9
Geovanni FrancoGary Sherlock
7
123174
i
7
Black, white horse, black and white checked sleeves, black and white quartered cap (Kingston, Ted, Zennedjian, Brandon, Zennedjian, Eddie S And Zolnier, Casey)

Dizzy Diva 31 

b f Under Caution - Melbisha (High Brite)

D
4 8-9
Joseph TalamoDavid Hofmans
Verdict

BLONDY'S REWARD has caught the eye with some placed efforts of late and looks open to more improvement than the likes of If You Like It and Dizzy Diva.

22:11 Santa Anita (USA) 14 Oct 2018

Race 4 - Maiden Claiming (2YO only)

Winner $23,940 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

4

1m

Good

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
50
i
1
Lime green, dark green sleeves, lime green cap (Hall, Greg And Sayjay Racing, Llc)

Thin Line 77 

dk g Morning Line - Usually Super (Unusual Heat)

2 8-8
Heriberto FigueroaDoug O'Neill
2
85
i
2
Black, gold chevrons, gold chevrons on sleeves, black cap (Calumet Farm)

Seven Oxen 43 

b c Oxbow - All Sevens (A.P. Indy)

2 8-8
Kent DesormeauxJ Desormeaux
3
424
i
3
Purple, gold ball, (Brazeau Thoroughbred Farms L P)

Fortnite Dance 42 

gr/ c Liaison - Passeporta (Rockport Harbor)

Non Runner
4
5835
i
4
Red, yellow disc, red sleeves, yellow stripes, quartered cap (Watson, Karl, Pegram, Michael E And Weitman, Paul)

Dark Prince 38 

gr/ c Cairo Prince - Miss Sharondipity (Malibu Moon)

BF
2 8-8 b1
Joseph TalamoBob Baffert
5
36
i
5
Navy blue, gold sleeves and cap (Lucky Charm Stable)

Surprise Fashion 43 

b g Congrats - Holiday Fashion (Harlan's Holiday)

2 8-8
Flavien PratVictor Garcia
6
8
i
6
Blue, black and white halved sleeves, blue and black quartered cap (Bob Grayson, Jr)

Red Valor 49 

ch c To Honor And Serve - Love Co (Not For Love)

2 8-8
Gary StevensVal Brinkerhoff
7
7
i
7
Blue, red sash, white sleeves, red cap (Zedan Racing Stables Inc)

Weekly Call 24 

b c Will Take Charge - Summer Soiree (War Front)

2 8-8
Rafael BejaranoDoug O'Neill
8
42
i
8
White, black stars on sleeves (Lester Ellenz)

Data Hawk 21 

dk g Data Link - Southern Solstice (Southern Halo)

2 8-8
Tyler BazeTim McCanna
Verdict

DATA HAWK has some nice enough form at this level and has been found a nice opening. Fortnite Dance and Dark Prince make most appeal of the remainder.

22:44 Santa Anita (USA) (Dirt) 14 Oct 2018

Race 5 - Stakes (2YO only)

Winner $47,250 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

5

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
74115
i
1
Blue, white sleeves, black cap (Brinkerhoff, Kelly And Grayson, Jr , Bob)

Watch Me Burn 43 

dk f Hold Me Back - Catticus (Bluegrass Cat)

D
2 8-6
Alonso QuinonezVal Brinkerhoff
2
1
i
2
Silver, Black oval, black diamonds on sleeves, black and silver quartered cap (Tommy Town Thoroughbreds LLC)

It'sjustanillusion 14 

b f Uncle Mo - Silent Fusaichi (Fusaichi Pegasus)

D
2 8-6
Mike SmithJerry Hollendorfer
3
71
i
3
Yellow, grey cap (William Peeples)

Marrazano 36 

dk f Verrazano - She's a Wow (Speightstown)

D
2 8-6
Octavio Vergara JrLeonard Powell
4
1
i
4
Blue, Lime Green Sleeves, Blue Bars, Blue Cap (Jay Em Ess Stable)

Andyoushallreceive 22 

ch f Fed Biz - You Asked (Yes It's True)

D
2 8-6 (ow1)
Tiago PereiraBrian Koriner
5
17
i
5
Tan, hunter green ball (Summer Wind Equine)

Chasing Yesterday 43 

ch f Tapit - Littleprincessemma (Yankee Gentleman)

D BF
2 8-6
Drayden Dyke VanBob Baffert
Verdict

CHASING YESTERDAY is a half-brother to American Pharaoh and could bounce back from a poor run last time. It'sjustanillusion rates as the chief danger, just ahead of Andyoushallreceive.

23:15 Santa Anita (USA) (Dirt) 14 Oct 2018

Race 6 - Claiming (2YO only)

Winner $19,530 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

6

6f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
155488
i
1
Turquoise, turquoise stars and cuffs on pink sleeves and cap (Kramer Racing, Nice Guys Stables And Keh, Steven)

King Cause 41 

dk g Creative Cause - Street Mate (Street Cry)

D
Non Runner
2
2092-50
i
2
Blue, dark blue sleeves, blue cap (Nu Wave Stables Llc)

David's Memory 14 

b g Vronsky - Judge's Pegasus (Unusual Heat)

D
6 8-11
Brayan PenaHector Palma
3
311-357
i
3
White, blue epaulettes, blue hoops on sleeves, white cap, blue stripes (Gary Broad)

Westwood's Wizard 50 

b h Hard Spun - Countess Godiva (Grand Slam)

D
5 8-11
Santiago GonzalezMartin Jones
4
623675
i
4
Red, white v, green and white stripe on sleeves, green cap (Hollendorfer, Llc, Tahajian, Brett And Todaro, George)

Cats Blame 14 

b g Blame - Manx Cat (Forest Wildcat)

D
4 8-11
Tyler ConnerJerry Hollendorfer
5
644713
i
5
Yellow, red hoops, red bars on sleeves, yellow cap (Hale, Jr , Richard, Lambert, Jeffrey And Montgomery, Ronald)

Zippy Groom 23 

gr/ g City Zip - Mama Ruth (Runaway Groom)

3 8-8
Evin RomanRobert Hess
6
251519
i
6
Red, black and yellow sash, yellow armlets on red sleeves, black cap (Andrews, Andy And Martindale, Ken)

Invasion Looming 14 

gr/ g Exchange Rate - Lily Luna (Saarland)

D
4 8-11
Tiago PereiraCharles Treece
7
185518/
i
7
White, red bars and cuffs on sleeves, white cap (Pike, Stewart And Saavedra, Richard)

Silver Summer 696 

gr/ g Siberian Summer - All Night Long (Night Shift)

D
6 8-11
Stewart ElliottAnthony Saavedra
8
263143
i
8
Yellow, grey spots, grey cuffs on sleeves, yellow cap (R3 Racing, Calara Farms, Bambauer, Bob And King, James S)

R Cha Cha 45 

dk g Archarcharch - Latin Lust (Petionville)

4 8-11
Heriberto FigueroaDoug O'Neill
Verdict

R CHA CHA has more to offer after a promising stable debut for Doug O'Neill in August and looks ready to win again soon. King Cause and Zippy Groom are also taken seriously.

23:45 Santa Anita (USA) (Dirt) 14 Oct 2018

Race 7 - Maiden Special Weight (2YO only)

Winner $31,500 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

7

6f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
4
i
1
Royal blue, beige cuffs on sleeves, blue cap (Enaya Racing)

Enaya Alrabb 57 

b f Uncle Mo - Lotta Rhythm (Rhythm)

Non Runner
2
83
i
2
Navy blue, maroon diamond on sleeves, navy blue cap (Victor Racing)

Miss Bennet 46 

ch f Jimmy Creed - Wild Tickle (Roar)

2 8-10
Evin RomanMatthew Chew
3
i
3
White, purple belt, white band on purple sleeves, purple cap (Dunne, Ciaran And Reddam Racing Llc)

Sold It 

gr/ f The Factor - Charade (Malibu Moon)

2 8-10
Mario GutierrezDoug O'Neill
4
3
i
4
Red, black star, red dots and cuffs on white sleeves (Bloom Racing Stable Llc (jeffrey Bloom))

Tiz A Sharpie 36 

b f Tiznow - Rock Candy (Mineshaft)

2 8-10
Santiago GonzalezJ Desormeaux
5
i
5
Dark blue, white diamonds, white star on dark blue cap (Kretz Racing Llc, Raw Racing Llc And McLeod, Heather)

Samandah 

dk f Pioneerof the Nile - Washington Bridge (Yankee Gentleman)

2 8-10
Geovanni FrancoGeorge Papaprodromou
6
i
6
Red, blue star, red cap (Stephen Weissman)

Orca 

gr/ f Mizzen Mast - Rosehill Dew (Danehill Dancer)

2 8-10
Tyler BazeRonald L McAnally
7
9
i
7
Lime green, purple star (Two Feathers Series, Llc)

Discrete Stevie B 64 

b f Discreet Cat - Whats Up Creampuff (Mr. Greeley)

2 8-10
Tyler ConnerMarcelo Polanco
8
i
8
Magenta, Black ball, silver hoops on blue sleeves, blue and magenta quartered cap (George Krikorian)

Show Hostess 

ch f Mineshaft - Starseeker (Rock Hard Ten)

2 8-10
Flavien PratTim Yakteen
9
i
9
White and pink stripes (Ita Thoroughbreds)

Soothing 

b f Creative Cause - Lemons On Top (Lemon Drop Kid)

2 8-10
Rafael BejaranoRobert Hess
Verdict

SOLD IT is a nice newcomer on paper and could prove too strong for stablemate Enaya Alrabb. Samandah and Miss Bennet might give the selection more to think about.

00:15 Santa Anita (USA) (Dirt) 15 Oct 2018

Race 8 - Allowance Optional Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $32,130 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

8

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
133-920
i
1
Gold, black circle 'b' front and back, black sleeves, black cap (Richard Barton)

Drizzy 77 

b g English Channel - Grant Marty a Wish (Beautiful Crown)

3 8-6
Evin RomanVal Brinkerhoff
2
302243
i
2
Royal blue, red and blue diablo sleeves, red and blue quartered cap (Sherry, Carolyn And Sierra Stables, Inc)

Plain Wrap 114 

b g Papa Clem - Nostalgie (Unusual Heat)

D
6 8-11
Agapito DelgadilloJavier Sierra
3
1-6
i
3
White (Barnhart, Nancy, Foxx, Roxana And Headley, Bruce)

Ground Attack 78 

b g Surf Cat - Stardust Magic (Grand Slam)

4 8-9
Geovanni FrancoBruce Headley
4
126
i
4
White (Barnhart, Nancy, Foxx, Roxana, Headley, Bruce And Naify, Marsha)

Surfing Star 56 

dk c Surf Cat - Sister Esperanza (Strong Hope)

BF
3 8-6 (ow1)
Assael EspinozaBruce Headley
5
551612
i
5
Royal blue, red cap (Suarez Racing, Inc , Wonderland Racing Stables, Keh, Steven, Richardson, Jim And Roberts, Tom R)

Avanti Bello 22 

b g Include - Masterful Lass (Mizzen Mast)

D BF
6 8-11
Flavien PratDoug O'Neill
6
451454
i
6
Purple, green diamond, purple bars on green sleeves, green cap (Eagles Mate Partnership, Gravina, Stephan, Osterberg, Jay And Oakhart Racing)

Carville 49 

b g Globalize - Vote Getter (General Meeting)

D
4 8-9
Tyler BazeJack Carava
7
744407
i
7
Royal blue, gold ball, gold sleeves, blue and gold quartered cap (Dunns Downs, Llc)

California Journey 53 

dk g Good Journey - Callie Mae (Abstract)

D
4 8-11 b1
Mario GutierrezJerry Hollendorfer
Verdict

AVANTI BELLO arrives here in superb form and could prove too hot to handle for the likes of Carville and Surfing Star.

00:45 Santa Anita (USA) (Dirt) 15 Oct 2018

Race 9 - Allowance Optional Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $33,390 - 9 run - Draw Advantage: None

9

6f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
318-413
i
1
Maroon, maroon shamrock on gold ball on back, gold sleeves (Juan Garcia)

Little Juanito 45 

gr/ g Exchange Rate - More Than Proud (More Than Ready)

4 8-11
Alonso QuinonezVictor Garcia
2
17069-6
i
2
Light blue, white bars on silver sleeves, light blue cap (Gilman Racing, W C Racing And Westside Racing Stable)

Denman's Call 57 

ch g Northern Afleet - Maggie Mcgowan (Salt Lake)

D
5 8-11
Rafael BejaranoDoug O'Neill
3
545414
i
3
Blue, yellow sleeves, blue and yellow quartered cap (Flawless Racing, Flanagan, Brian And Jarvis, Michael)

Brandothebartender 45 

b g Tribal Rule - Frysland (Stravinsky)

D
5 8-13
Joseph TalamoCraig Dollase
4
113-60
i
4
Green, white hoops (Joseph P Morey, Jr Revocable Trust)

Artie B Good 88 

b c Artie Schiller - Joonbi (Pollard's Vision)

D
3 8-8
Assael EspinozaWilliam Morey
5
531722
i
5
Navy blue, teal sleeves, navy blue cap (Chris Curtis)

Eric The Trojan 45 

b g More Than Ready - Catchofthecentury (Carson City)

D BF
5 8-11
Flavien PratJack Carava
6
8-19311
i
6
Purple, gold pegasus, gold circle on purple sleeves, purple hoop on gold cap (Erj Racing Llc , Purple Rein Racing, Westside Racing And Rothblum, Steve)

Flip The Coin Jan 14 

ch c Trappe Shot - Aheadnotatail (Unbridled)

D
3 8-8
Heriberto FigueroaDoug O'Neill
7
422133
i
7
Orange and white blocks, white cap (Wilson, Holly And David)

Calexman 70 

ch c Midshipman - Mattie Cakes (Meadowlake)

D
3 8-8
Geovanni FrancoVladimir Cerin
8
151989
i
8
Royal blue, red and blue diablo sleeves, red and blue quartered cap (Sherry, Carolyn And Sierra Stables, Inc)

Tule Fog 45 

gr/ c Surf Cat - Teardownthatwall (Free House)

D
4 8-13
Tyler BazeJavier Sierra
9
264422
i
9
Red, black armlets on sleeves, red and black quartered cap (Orr, Ed And Orr, Susie)

Afleet Ascent 50 

b c Northern Afleet - Skip Queen (Skip Away)

D
3 8-8
Kent DesormeauxJerry Hollendorfer
Verdict

AFLEET ASCENT was second in a hotter race than this last time and looks poised to go one better in these slightly calmer shores. Little Juanito and Brandothebartender can claim the remaining podium berths.