19:00 WILL ROGERS DOWNS (USA) (Dirt) 17 Apr 2018

Race 1 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $4,505 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

1

5f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
47328-6
i
1
Red (Cindy Dunlap)

Trojan Jeff 7 

b g Day Of The Cat - Sweet Memory (Deputy Minister)

4 8-12
Curtis KimesShon Dunlap
2
56-2
i
2
White (Donnie Reed)

Okchromey 7 

ch g National Saint - Humble Go Ronnie (Southern Forest)

4 8-12
Freddy ManrriqueJ Hunt
3
0-5407
i
3
Blue (Paul Sinclair)

Vallier 23 

dk g Uncle Mo - Grenoble (Afleet Alex)

3 8-6 b1
Kevin RomanJody Pruitt
4
08/
i
4
Yellow (Big Sugar Racing Llc)

Seeking Him 528 

dk g Omega Code - Seeking The Max (Seeking Greatness)

4 8-12
Jason EadsTimothy Martin
5
7733-43
i
5
Green (T And M Precision Services Llc)

A Suspicious Saint 22 

gr/ g St. Dehere - Suspicious Kiss (Saratoga Six)

4 8-12
Bryan McNeilAndy Gladd
6
7-58
i
6
Black (Cuba Libre Stables)

Tackson 22 

ch g Euroears - Cabo Sunrise (Elusive Quality)

3 8-6
Travis CunninghamMark Buehrer
Verdict

OKCHROMEY is improving with experience and gets the vote on the back of his near miss over the extended 5f here latest. Vallier drops in grade and has place claims along with A Suspicious Saint.

19:26 WILL ROGERS DOWNS (USA) (Dirt) 17 Apr 2018

Race 2 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $7,276 - 9 run - Draw Advantage: None

2

5f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In - Result Stands
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
288442-
i
1
Red (Bailey, Mike And Moores, Gary)

Mr Black Gold 130 

dk g Fusaichi Pegasus - Queen Cobra (Cobra King)

4 8-12
Erick CruzScott Corderman
2
64
i
2
White (Spencer, Dennis And Day, Perry)

Windmill Man 14 

dk h Ballado Chieftan - Cusip (Purim)

5 8-12
Quincy HamiltonKenneth Nolen
3
5
i
3
Blue (Sunny Shepard)

Stormin Away 15 

gr/ g Spotsgone - Snowy Peak (Storm and a Half)

3 8-6
Curtis KimesTim Dixon
4
4/535-93
i
4
Yellow (Ernie Witt)

Celta Vigo 12 

dk g Storm and a Half - Loves To Fly (Not For Love)

4 8-12
Bryan McNeilJames Hale
5
i
5
Green (T Cannon)

Count Pulaski 

dk c Portobello Road - Here's The Kicker (Montbrook)

4 8-12
Jason EadsT Cannon
6
8250-32
i
6
Black (Cindy Dunlap)

Idabossofu 14 

ch g Burbank - The Penguin (Devious Course)

4 8-12
Larren DelormeShon Dunlap
7
662-5
i
7
Orange (Larry F And Nelda R Kettles Revocable Living Trust, Birkenmaier, Bob And Kay)

Nuisance 21 

b g Service Stripe - Tava (Mt. Livermore)

3 8-6 (ow3)
Freddy ManrriqueCarlos Padilla
8
i
8
Pink (Wall, Doug And Jones, Mike T)

Prime Rate 

dk g Special Rate - Sublimation (Touch Gold)

3 8-6
Kevin RomanJody Pruitt
9
76-0806
i
9
Turquoise (Rusty Taylor)

Qaunico 21 

b g Spotsgone - Here Comes Sallie (Holy Bull)

3 8-6 (ow1)
Rico FloresT Cannon
Verdict

CELTA VIGO is expected to step up on his his Oaklawn Park third last time and find the improvement needed to score. Stormin Away and Windmill Man make most appeal of the remainder.

19:52 WILL ROGERS DOWNS (USA) (Dirt) 17 Apr 2018

Race 3 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $5,890 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

3

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
165-153
i
1
Red (Michael Major)

Rodeo Rosie 14 

ch m Read The Footnotes - Rosemaui (Austinpower)

5 8-12
Quincy HamiltonKenneth Nolen
2
64452-5
i
2
White (Jerry Casey)

Angel Of Dreams 14 

b m It'sallinthechase - Slew Angel (Slewacide)

D
6 8-12
Adrian RamosRandy Oberlander
3
625-436
i
3
Blue (Lear, Heidi J And McIntosh, Andrew)

Kecoca 14 

b f Sidney's Candy - Atlantic Storm R N (Stormy Atlantic)

4 8-12
Jason EadsH Lear
4
1424-21
i
4
Yellow (Francisco Bravo)

Tiz A First Lady 20 

ch m Tiz West - Miss Snow Nose (Broken Vow)

D
5 8-12
Larren DelormeFrancisco Bravo
5
3-41212
i
5
Green (Clark Brewster)

Last Dessert 14 

dk f Desert Party - Moves Last Sunset (Sahm)

D BF
3 8-6 (ow1)
Floyd Jr WetheyScott Young
Verdict

TIZ A FIRST LADY left a favourable impression when bolting up over a route last time and is expected to follow up to notch a double. Last Dessert is considered the main danger ahead of Angel Of Dreams.

20:18 WILL ROGERS DOWNS (USA) (Dirt) 17 Apr 2018

Race 4 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $4,505 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

4

5f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
866-
i
1
Red (Scattered Acres Llc)

Shiny River 123 

b g Read The Footnotes - Birthstone (Birdstone)

3 8-6 (ow1)
Ronald RichardAndy Gladd
2
9797-26
i
2
White (Joseph Gary)

Euro Green 14 

dk g Euroears - Breath Of Spring (Came Home)

3 8-6 (ow1)
Rico FloresMark Buehrer
3
8-00
i
3
Blue (George Blatchford)

Crystal Code 14 

b f Omega Code - Krystalklearance (Cryptoclearance)

3 8-1 (ow2)
Jose MedinaGeorge Blatchford
4
86758-4
i
4
Yellow (Richard Ater)

Affirmatif Change 27 

b g Affirmatif - Change My Halo (Sunny's Halo)

5 8-12
Freddy ManrriqueRichard Ater
5
236478-
i
5
Green (Big Sugar Racing Llc)

Podi 123 

b g Podium - Precious Life (Yes It's True)

3 8-6 (ow2)
Jason EadsTimothy Martin
6
i
6
Black (Greg Frye)

Todd's Thunder 

ch g Save Big Money - Eternal Optimism (Brunswick)

4 8-12
Floyd Jr WetheyScott Young
Verdict

This shouldn't take much winning and it looks a good opportunity for TODD'S THUNDER to make a successful debut. He has been working well and the yard is in fine form. The downgraded Podi and Euro Green look the best of those with form in the book.

20:44 WILL ROGERS DOWNS (USA) (Dirt) 17 Apr 2018

Race 5 - Maiden Special Weight (3YO plus)

Winner $12,474 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

5

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
54
i
1
Red (Miller, Lisa, Rensch, Steve, Maixiner, Joel And Harsche, L J)

Northern Big Iron 21 

dk g Rock The Rock - Wins Iron Lady (Win Lose Or Draw)

3 8-6 (ow2)
Jason EadsLisa Miller
2
2525-42
i
2
White (Adco Farms LLC)

Cash Kitten 21 

b g Kitten's Joy - Blue Holiday (Cure The Blues)

3 8-6
T CollierJ Williams
3
i
3
Blue (Twisted Chaps Racing Stables Llc)

Trust In Russ 

dk g Spring At Last - Brilliant Appeal (Successful Appeal)

3 8-6
Bryan McNeilRoger Engel
4
07-8
i
4
Yellow (Joe Casey)

Gildologist 15 

dk g Gemologist - Happy Gildmore (Gilded Time)

3 8-6 (ow3)
Benny LanderosJoe Casey
5
9883-57
i
5
Green (Steve Williams)

Gospel Motovation 14 

b g Desert Key - Nikimoto (Macho Uno)

4 8-12
Jose MedinaSteve Williams
6
4425-2
i
6
Black (Ra-max Farms Llc)

Mega Da Virada 29 

gr/ g Pleasantly Perfect - Closetoaten (Unbridled's Song)

BF
4 8-12 b
Travis CunninghamLyle Johnston
7
8
i
7
Orange (Denise Cope)

Punching Wildly 14 

gr/ c Going Wild - Pleasant Punch (Lac Ouimet)

3 8-6 (ow4)
Fernando CamachoSherry York
Verdict

MEGA DA VIRADA led until the dying strides when a good second on his return from a layoff and may take some catching today with that outing under his belt. Cash Kitten also filled the runner-up berth latest and is respected, as is Trust In Russ who makes his racecourse bow for a yard in form.

21:10 WILL ROGERS DOWNS (USA) (Dirt) 17 Apr 2018

Race 6 - Maiden Special Weight (3YO plus)

Winner $14,969 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

6

5f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
i
1
Red (Bryan Hawk)

Mega Honor 

dk c Magna Graduate - Honey Wondergirl (Stevie Wonderboy)

3 8-6
Quincy HamiltonJoe Offolter
2
89-
i
2
White (Steve Martin)

Iz Not Home 263 

b c Notional - Tiz Divine (Tiznow)

3 8-6
Kevin RomanVeronica Griggs
3
5-
i
3
Blue (Donald Trett)

Maverick Brown 392 

dk g Daareb - Tappin 'n Preachin (Tapit)

4 8-12
Erick CruzDonald Trett
4
5352-32
i
4
Yellow (Colleen Davidson)

At It Early 14 

ch g Early Flyer - Toysintheatticus (Atticus)

4 8-12
Freddy ManrriqueM Davidson
5
3675-47
i
5
Green (Garrett Baker)

G Man Is In Town 14 

dk g Man On The Street - Dance With Hargett (Hargett)

4 8-12
Chya JohnstoneRon David
6
09
i
6
Black (Ra-max Farms Llc)

Golden Gun 14 

ch g Flat Out - Soft Jazz (Storm Cat)

3 8-6
Travis CunninghamLyle Johnston
7
i
7
Orange (Justin Smith)

Oklahoma Z 

dk g El Caballo - Donnazeri (Kipling)

3 8-6
Bryan McNeilCarlos Padilla
8
3
i
8
Pink (Colleen Wilms)

Ladie Go 15 

b g Chitoz - Chives (Farma Way)

3 8-6
Adrian RamosJoe Offolter
Verdict

LADIE GO caught the eye on debut and can build on that third placed effort to land a telling blow here. Similar sentiments apply to Maverick Brown who was fifth last time, while At It Early is sure to be involved having finished on the podium on his last three outings.

21:36 WILL ROGERS DOWNS (USA) (Dirt) 17 Apr 2018

Race 7 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $5,198 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

7

5f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
451/339-
i
1
Red (Teresa Sitsler)

She's A Classic 160 

dk m Square Eddie - Classic Moment (Dixie Brass)

D
5 8-12
Freddy ManrriqueVirgil Sitsler
2
9332-33
i
2
White (Engel, Trish And Engel, Kaylee)

Eco Star 14 

b m Majestic Warrior - Little Star (Forestry)

D BF
6 8-12
Bryan McNeilRoger Engel
3
2127-15
i
3
Blue (Jeff Wyrick)

Nasty Lucy 14 

dk m Air Commander - Lissy Lou (Stephen Got Even)

D
7 8-12
Benny LanderosJose Ibarra
4
14-4262
i
4
Yellow (Jess George)

Jonesboro Polly 15 

b m Jonesboro - Dear Alicia (In a Walk)

D
6 8-12
Rico FloresTim Dixon
5
1116-36
i
5
Green (Lisa Miller)

Emerald Point 14 

b m Point Given - Emerald Isle (Broad Brush)

D
8 8-12
Jason EadsLisa Miller
6
86-3465
i
6
Black (Chester Coffey, Jr)

Toskiko 27 

dk m Toccet - Annieville (Reel On Reel)

D BF
5 8-12
Chya JohnstoneRon David
7
562114-
i
7
Orange (Dena Thomas)

Forward Slip 263 

dk m Tale of Ekati - Fancy Landing (Formal Gold)

D
6 8-12
Larren DelormeDena Thomas
8
72336/4-
i
8
Pink (Charles Abernathy)

Subject To Shine 254 

ch m Added Edge - Fancy Injun (North Pole)

D
7 8-12
Ronald RichardCharles Abernathy
Verdict

Despite missing out on the hat-trick last time, Forward Slip can get involved once again here and is considered along with Toskiko, who was sent off favourite last time. However, preference is for ECO STAR, who has been a consistent performer of late and can go well once again here.

22:02 WILL ROGERS DOWNS (USA) (Dirt) 17 Apr 2018

Race 8 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $5,198 - 12 run - Draw Advantage: None

8

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
410645-
i
1
Red (Donald Hoover)

Bye Bye Bennie 221 

b g Kela - Bye Bye Ladies (Running Stag)

5 8-12
Erick CruzJoe Merrick
2
1262-57
i
2
White (Rock Creek Stable)

Jack Be Cookin 14 

b g Read The Footnotes - Cookin Vickie (Far Out East)

D
5 8-12
Chya JohnstoneVeronica Griggs
3
7-22313
i
3
Blue (High Hopes Thoroughbreds, Inc)

Linda's Victory 14 

dk g Waupaca - Linda's Rebel (Yankee Victor)

D
4 8-12
Jason EadsJody Pruitt
4
21568-2
i
4
Yellow (Miller, Lisa And Kear, Teresa)

Mide 14 

blk g Victor's Cry - Wishart (Bold Executive)

D
5 8-12
Erik McNeilLisa Miller
5
5625-45
i
5
Green (Adios Reality Farms Llc)

Danny Paycheck 14 

b g Save Big Money - Swiss Blend (Swiss Yodeler)

D
4 8-12
T CollierJ Williams
6
516-
i
6
Black (Juan Padilla)

Country Summer 121 

ch g Country Be Gold - Bionic Summer (Bionic Prospect)

D
6 8-12
Freddy ManrriqueJuan Padilla
7
842-059
i
7
Orange (Kirstin Chaulk)

Goingtogive'emhale 14 

dk g Laffer - Spanish Princess (Cape Town)

D
6 8-12
Benny LanderosWilliam David
8
324270-
i
8
Pink (Vance Matlock)

Deputyarcoop 157 

b g Rumors of Peace - Runcooprun (Prospector's Gift)

6 8-12
Ronald RichardVance Matlock
9
6847-70
i
9
Turquoise (BILL MEDLIN)

Cupid's Star 7 

b g Mr. Nightlinger - Starry Pie (Pioneering)

D
4 8-12 b1
Larren DelormeTonja Wilson
10
33570-5
i
10
Purple (Michael Grossman)

Floki 20 

b g Chitoz - Mi Locasta (Devil His Due)

4 8-12
Curtis KimesFrancisco Bravo
11
15
i
11
Grey (Mohammed Aryan)

Always Outnumberd 7 

dk g Actor - Delray Dew (Devil His Due)

D
6 8-12 b1
Jose MedinaKenneth Nolen
12
7630-42
i
12
Lime (Clark Brewster)

Red Flash 7 

ch c Super Saver - Emosewa (Smarty Jones)

D
4 8-12
Floyd Jr WetheyScott Young
Verdict

MIDE (second) can confirm form with Linda's Victory (third) from their outing last time and the five-year-old can go one better to take the spoils here. Cupid's Star and Red Flash are others who can get involved.

22:29 WILL ROGERS DOWNS (USA) (Dirt) 17 Apr 2018

Race 9 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $7,276 - 11 run - Draw Advantage: None

9

5f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
56
i
1
Red (Center Hills Farm (Thomas W Center))

Barbara Jean 15 

b f Kipling - Gracinha (Siphon)

3 8-6 (ow1)
Floyd Jr WetheyScott Young
2
058
i
2
White (I P C Stables Llc)

Her High Road 6 

ch f Jonesboro - Jane Posey Road (Yonaguska)

3 8-6
Curtis KimesTim Dixon
3
i
3
Blue (High Hopes Thoroughbreds, Inc)

Konawa Lady 

ch f State City - Eyeofthestorm (Summer Squall)

3 8-6
Kevin RomanJody Pruitt
4
7890
i
4
Yellow (Hale, Jimmie Lee And Hale, Betty)

Jim's Angel 8 

dk f Laffer - R Nanee (Gold Case)

4 8-12
Rico FloresJames Hale
5
8-6
i
5
Green (Ra-max Farms Llc)

Aly's Vision 29 

b f The Visualiser - Vermont Connection (Alysheba)

3 8-6
Travis CunninghamLyle Johnston
6
i
6
Black (Richard Smith)

Spirited Kitten 

gr/ f Tactical Cat - Recommendable (Commendable)

3 8-6 (ow1)
Chya JohnstoneRon David
7
i
7
Orange (Juan Padilla)

Nightly Obsession 

ch f Mr. Nightlinger - My Obsession (Cat's Career)

4 8-12
Freddy ManrriqueJuan Padilla
8
6
i
8
Pink (G And B Stable)

Ship Shape Miss 14 

b f Midshipman - Honour Isabel (Honour And Glory)

3 8-6
Bryan McNeilMark Buehrer
9
i
9
Turquoise (Gustafson, Ricky J , Gustafson, Diane, Mazoch, Michael J And Mazoch, Linda)

Maria Z 

dk f Omega Code - Gigi's Skyflyer (Skywalker)

3 8-6 (ow1)
Ronald RichardMartin Lozano
10
0
i
10
Purple (Lane Smith)

Our Songcatcher 15 

ch f Western Expression - My Songofthesouth (Stormy Atlantic)

3 8-6 (ow3)
Benny LanderosCarlos Padilla
11
30870-
i
11
Grey (Donald Hoover)

Andrea's Halo 139 

ch f Lovango - Halo's Tide (Halo's Image)

3 8-6 (ow2)
Erick CruzJoe Merrick
Verdict

Newcomers Maria Z and Konawa Lady are capable of getting involved here. However, it may be best siding with BARBARA JEAN, who could have too much class here down in grade.