17:50 Aqueduct (USA) (Dirt) 24 Feb 2018

Race 1 - Claiming (4YO plus)

Winner $17,010 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

1

1m

Good (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
35832-6
i
1
Yellow, pink circle and rose, pink cuffs and cap (Dubb, Head Of Plains Partners Llc, The Elkstone Group Llc, Bethlehem Stables Llc)

Woundwithhereyes 27 

dk f Include - That's A Trick (Mazel Trick)

BF
4 8-8
Manuel FrancoRudy Rodriguez
2
41524-4
i
2
Hot Pink, Black Diamond Frame (Flying P Stable)

Giant Ending 40 

b f Frost Giant - Apocalyptic (Hickman Creek)

D
4 8-11
Dylan DavisRalph D Alessandro
3
9646-34
i
3
Gold, red lion, red hoop on sleeves, red cap (Hot Scot Racing Stables)

Forres Lily 13 

ch f Drosselmeyer - Sybil's Way (Will's Way)

4 8-8
Trevor McCarthyGary Contessa
4
3469-65
i
4
Neon orange, royal blue diamond hoop on sleeves, neon orange cap (Bander, Jacqueline)

Jetsam Six 13 

b f Archarcharch - Spankstress (Crafty Prospector)

4 8-8
Abel LezcanoDavid Cannizzo
5
09165-5
i
5
White, green cross sashes, white sleeves, green diablo, green cap (Vetter, Robert, C)

Stars Wilburn 27 

ch f Wilburn - Plenty of Stars (Salt Lake)

D
4 8-8
Oscar GomezRobert Vetter
6
06223-1
i
6
Fuchsia, black stars, black sleeves, fuchsia seams, fuchsia cap (Sal-lou J G Stable, Como, Salvatore And Fea Stable)

Jacqueline D 30 

gr/ f Overdriven - Givonna S (Abaginone)

4 8-8
Luis ReyesDominick Schettino
Verdict

JACQUELINE D was an impressive winner of a maiden over 7f here last month and she can be supported to make it back-to-back victories this evening. Others to note are Woundwithhereyes and Forres Lily.

18:20 Aqueduct (USA) (Dirt) 24 Feb 2018

Race 2 - Claiming (4YO plus)

Winner $12,600 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

2

1m

Good (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
545844-
i
1
Hot pink, black lion, black circle on sleeves, pink cap (Caterbone, Jim And Caterbone, Margaret)

Shakesperian Dream 125 

dk m Shakespeare - Cocktailsandreams (Lucky North)

D
Withdrawn
2
533-343
i
2
Blue, yellow ball, black horses head, yellow spots on sleeves, black cap (Island Wind Racing)

Perina's Pride 14 

ch m Summer Bird - Blue Indygo (Cat Thief)

D
5 8-6
Kendrick CarmoucheRobertino Diodoro
3
2513-34
i
3
Scarlet, grey circle,grey blocks on sleeves, scarlet cap (Cecere, Ron)

Dean's Ticket 14 

ch m Gio Ponti - Senora Dancer (Distorted Humor)

5 8-6
Paco LopezChris Englehart
4
6454-78
i
4
Blue, white cap (S D Stable)

Glotona Again 14 

ch m Indy Wind - Glotona (Tour D'Or)

5 8-6
Dalton BrownEskei Beech
5
22413-4
i
5
Yellow, black horseshoe, black collar, two black hoops and cuffs on sleeves, black cap (Iglesias, Jesse, Imperio, Michael And Blue Crown Stable)

Arewehavingfunyet 8 

b m Big Brown - Saar Treaty (Saarland)

D
6 8-8
Dylan DavisGregory DiPrima
6
81221-4
i
6
White, red cross (Giorgi Stable, Llc)

Milaya 30 

dk m Eskendereya - Trendy Lady (Unbridled's Song)

D
6 8-8
Manuel FrancoRaymond Handal
Verdict

MILAYA won a $16,000 claimer over C&D two starts ago and she will find this a lot more winnable than the race she contested last time out. Dean's Ticket and Arewehavingfunyet should also be in the mix.

18:50 Aqueduct (USA) (Dirt) 24 Feb 2018

Race 3 - Stakes (3YO only)

Winner $63,000 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

3

6f

Good (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
55525-1
i
1
Red, yellow chevron and circle, yellow and red stripes on sleeves, red cap (Lisa's Racing, Inc)

Velvet Trinni 28 

dk f Trinniberg - Velvet La Sha (Western Pride)

D
3 8-4
Paco LopezBisnath Parboo
2
14424-3
i
2
Green and white quartered, white stripes on sleeves, green and white halved cap (Broman, Sr , Chester And Mary)

Pauseforthecause 36 

b f Giant's Causeway - Spritely (Touch Gold)

D BF
3 8-4 (ow1)
Martin GarciaKiaran McLaughlin
3
2-4
i
3
Red, black diamond, black diamonds on sleeves, red cap (Sherry Racing, Inc)

Trinni Ninja 41 

ch f Trinniberg - Front Cover (Western Expression)

3 8-4
Victor LebronBisnath Parboo
4
1-4
i
4
Red, yellow lightning bolt, yellow ball on sleeves, red cap (Red Storm Stable And Stuchbury, Gerard)

Beautiful Buzz 36 

ch f Teuflesberg - Royal Waltz (City Zip)

D
3 8-4 (ow2)
Angel ArroyoGary Gullo
5
1671-7
i
5
Purple, orange sash, purple sleeves, orange cap (Louis Ferrari)

Aunt Babe 41 

dk f Desert Party - Bella Silver (Silver Deputy)

D
3 8-10
Rafael HernandezJames Ferraro
6
2211-51
i
6
White, Red Ball, Red Chevrons on Sleeves, Red Cap (Richard Greeley)

My Roxy Girl 15 

b f Emcee - Mosaico (City Zip)

D
3 8-4
Junior AlvaradoMitchell Friedman
Verdict

Pauseforthecause and My Roxy Girl both make the shortlist but the preference is for BEAUTIFUL BUZZ, who ran really well last time out and she remains open to further improvement.

19:21 Aqueduct (USA) (Dirt) 24 Feb 2018

Race 4 - Claiming (4YO plus)

Winner $17,010 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

4

6f 110y

Good (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
83-6162
i
1
Red, light blue diamond hoop, blue sleeves and cap (Randi Persaud)

Desert Affair 13 

b f Desert Party - Struckbylightning (Cryptoclearance)

D
4 8-11
Kevin MendezRandi Persaud
2
34664-5
i
2
White, red dots, blue sleeves, two white hoops, red cap (Ouellette, Susan, F)

Rahy's Bandit 40 

ch m Posse - Rah Rah (Rahy)

D
7 8-8 (ow1)
Winston KaySusan Ouellette
3
04480-5
i
3
Maroon, white circle, white cap (Douglas Maroun)

Sophia's Heart 13 

b m Lion Hearted - Holly Bull (Holy Bull)

5 8-8
Abel LezcanoGeorge Maroun
4
54124-0
i
4
Lime green and royal blue blocks, lime and blue halved sleeves, lime cap (Rosebud Stable)

Tiz Super 36 

b f Super Saver - Tiz Fate (Tiznow)

D
4 8-11
Hector Jr DiazAbigail Adsit
5
2433-21
i
5
Dark blue, gold star, blue cap (Punk, Jr , William J And Dileo, Philip)

Ouro Verde 16 

b f Astrology - Saintly Persuasion (Saint Ballado)

D
4 8-11
Trevor McCarthyDavid Donk
6
9077-74
i
6
Sky blue, orange diamond hoop, orange cap (Juan Fernandez)

Persky's Spirit 13 

dk m Silent Name - Persky (Candy Stripes)

5 8-8
Talbert HowellJuan Ortiz
7
2158-9
i
7
Silver, black stars, black collar and cuffs, silver cap, black stars (Chevaux Racing)

Connie A 28 

ch f Algorithms - Sangher (Street Hero)

D
4 8-11
Manuel FrancoTodd Pletcher
8
663-355
i
1A
Hot pink, chartreuse circle, chartreuse sleeves and cap (Reyana And Reya Racing)

Thirtydaysinjune 22 

ch f Algorithms - Psalm Twenty Three (Giant's Causeway)

4 8-8
Trevor SimpsonRandi Persaud
Verdict

DESERT AFFAIR ran well to finish second here recently and she can be supported to go one better this evening. Ouro Verde could prove to be the main threat, although Connie A also makes some appeal.

19:52 Aqueduct (USA) (Dirt) 24 Feb 2018

Race 5 - Claiming (4YO plus)

Winner $17,010 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

5

6f 110y

Good (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
6683-44
i
1
White, Red Yoke, Red star, Red Diamonds on sleeves (Flanken Farms)

Kenyan 20 

ch g Curlin - Our Perfect Ten (Medaglia d'Oro)

D
5 8-7
Rafael HernandezGary Sciacca
2
43366-0
i
2
Green and pink diagonal quarters, green sleeves, pink hoop, pink cap (Joseph Birnbaum)

Dark Roast 30 

b g Mingun - Jenny Bean Girl (Sefapiano)

D
Non Runner
3
86334-1
i
3
White, black diamond hoop, red hoop on sleeves, red cap (David Jacobson)

Casigordo 20 

dk g Arch - Leonor Fini (Peintre Celebre)

D
5 8-9
Dylan DavisDavid Jacobson
4
6/8854-9
i
4
Green, gold sash, gold cap (Cheyenne Stables Llc)

Sallisaw 40 

b g Exchange Rate - Smokey Diplomacy (Dynaformer)

D
5 8-7
Kendrick CarmoucheKiaran McLaughlin
5
4332-73
i
5
Light Blue, Black Triangle, Red Stars On White Sleeves (River Card Stable)

Delta Outlaw 20 

b g Tiznow - Mistical Plan (Game Plan)

D
6 8-9
Trevor McCarthyDavid Jacobson
6
41586-1
i
6
Black, Gold Stars, Black Sleeves, Black Cap (Ben Mondello)

Valyrian 35 

ch g Lemon Drop Kid - Panacea (Lion Hearted)

D
4 8-11
Angel ArroyoRobertino Diodoro
7
542446-
i
7
White, light blue hoop, dark blue hoop on sleeves, light blue cap (Speranza, Steven And Rodriguez, Gustavo)

Hard Hitter 148 

b g Flatter - Shawl (Medallist)

D
5 8-7 b1
Luis ReyesRudy Rodriguez
Verdict

Casigordo and VALYRIAN both won last time out and they may well dominate this moderate event. The preference is for the latter because his form is marginally stronger and he is less exposed than his main rival, while Hard Hitter is the pick of the remainder.

20:23 Aqueduct (USA) (Dirt) 24 Feb 2018

Race 6 - Claiming (4YO plus)

Winner $19,530 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

6

1m

Good (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
2142-54
i
1
Orange, green triangle, orange cap (Dennis Lalman)

Alaapatique 14 

ch g Zensational - Sarah Supreme (Golden Missile)

D
6 8-6
Dylan DavisDennis Lalman
2
24795-5
i
2
Black, White Sash, Grey Stripes On Sleeves, Black Cap (Roddy Valente)

Candy Promises 27 

dk g Twirling Candy - Promises Promises (Dixie Union)

5 8-6
Martin GarciaA Avila
3
42211-2
i
3
Royal blue, silver star, silver sleeves, blue hoop, blue cap, silver visor (Rising Star Stables)

Arbitrator 21 

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

D BF
6 8-10
Kendrick CarmoucheDavid Donk
4
596-3
i
4
Green, blue circle, royal blue sleeves, green ball, royal blue cap (E V Racing Stable)

Milo Milo (ARG)  41 

ch g Equal Stripes - Baska Clota (Engrillado)

7 8-6 b1
Angel ArroyoNaipaul Chatterpaul
5
51218/6-
i
5
White, black spade, black sleeves, black cap (Doubledown Stables, Inc)

Battle Of Evermore 85 

dk g Scat Daddy - Maddalena (Good and Tough)

D
6 8-6
Manuel FrancoChad Brown
6
32171-1
i
6
Black, royal blue sleeves, red hoop, red cap (Vinlaur Racing Stables, Llc)

Pirellone 36 

b g Gio Ponti - Eyepopnruby (Take Me Out)

D
5 8-8
Trevor McCarthyRaymond Handal
7
624-862
i
7
Turquoise, yellow sash, yellow hoop on sleeves, turquoise cap (F And F Stable (f Garcia))

Bluegrass Singer 13 

gr/ g Bluegrass Cat - Aguilera (Unbridled's Song)

D
6 8-6 (ow1)
Kevin MendezLuis Miranda
8
2363-55
i
8
White, blue and white quartered sleeves, blue cap (Ramdat, Rohan And Jagnanan, Raj)

Ring Necked 13 

gr/ g Too Much Bling - Wood Duck (Kingmambo)

D
7 8-6
Abel LezcanoOscar Barrera III
Verdict

PIRELLONE left a favourable impression when bolting up over C&D latest and has a strong chance of completing a hat-trick. Recent course second Bluegrass Singer and the consistent Arbitrator look best of the rest.

20:54 Aqueduct (USA) (Dirt) 24 Feb 2018

Race 7 - Maiden Special Weight (3YO only)

Winner $34,650 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

7

6f

Good (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
i
1
White, orange sash, black hoops on sleeves, white cap, orange diamond (McMahon, Michael J , Brady Horse Racing And Rusba V Stables)

March Two Madness 

b f Colonel John - Elegant Finish (Speightstown)

3 8-8
Paco LopezMark Hennig
2
492-4
i
2
Dark green, red sleeves, green hoops, green cap (David Donk)

Forever Daisy 21 

b f Colonel John - Good Night Prayer (Smarty Jones)

3 8-8
Junior AlvaradoDavid Donk
3
i
3
Black and gold blocks, gold and black halved sleeves, gold cap (Campbell, David, E)

Walk Of Fame 

dk f Scat Daddy - Brandolynn (Bertrando)

3 8-8
Rafael HernandezCarlos Martin
4
4-4
i
4
Black, white ball (Kem Stables)

Queen Apollo 36 

gr/ f Jimmy Creed - Wanton (Unbridled's Song)

BF
Non Runner
5
8
i
5
Green and white quartered, white stripes on sleeves, green and white halved cap (Broman, Sr , Chester And Mary)

Out Of Orbit 21 

dk f Malibu Moon - Kibosh (Discreet Cat)

BF
3 8-8
Joseph Jr RoccoPhilip Serpe
6
i
6
Royal blue, white sash, white hoop on sleeves, blue cap (Blue Bison Stable And Hoffman Thoroughbreds)

Frau Blucher 

b f Lonhro - Shine Upon (Congaree)

3 8-8
Trevor McCarthyMichelle Nevin
7
64-
i
7
Orange, purple stars, purple sleeves, orange stars, purple cap (Smart, David, L)

Wild Witch 150 

gr/ f The Lumber Guy - Wildnexcitable (Vicar)

3 8-8
Angel ArroyoRalph D Alessandro
8
i
8
Hot Pink, Black Diamond Frame (Flying P Stable)

Zecha 

gr/ f The Factor - Chamonix (Louis Quatorze)

3 8-8
Dylan DavisBruce Levine
9
i
9
Black And White Halves, black and white halved sleeves, Black And White halved Cap (Barry Schwartz)

Gabriella 

ch f Lemon Drop Kid - Distortion (Distorted Humor)

3 8-8
Manuel FrancoTodd Pletcher
Verdict

Forever Daisy makes some appeal on her course second in December and should be thereabouts, though preference is for newcomer MARCH TWO MADNESS who has shown promise in workouts. Fellow debutant Walk Of Fame also merits shortlist inclusion.

21:25 Aqueduct (USA) (Dirt) 24 Feb 2018

Race 8 - Allowance Optional Claiming (3YO only)

Winner $35,910 - 10 run - Draw Advantage: None

8

6f 110y

Good (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
21-2
i
1
Burgundy, pink yoke, pink chevrons on sleeves, pink cap (Steadman, Henry)

My Man Mo 37 

dk c Uncle Mo - Daisy Mountain (Phone Trick)

D
3 8-10
Oscar GomezPaul Barrow
2
34221-4
i
2
White, green disc and cap (James Hess)

Flash Drive 37 

gr/ c Flashy Bull - Star of Luvina (Five Star Day)

D BF
3 8-10
Paco LopezChris Englehart
3
2214-
i
3
Yellow, black stars and collar, yellow sleeves, black cuffs, yellow cap, black visor and button (Desimone, Fred And Kingma, Gregg)

Ultimateenticement 155 

dk g Drosselmeyer - Pavati (Unbridled's Song)

3 8-10
Kendrick CarmoucheJr Richard Violette,
4
31-8
i
4
Royal Blue, Gold Ball, Gold Seams on Sleeves (WellSpring Stables)

Beyond Honor 37 

b g D' Funnybone - Shakaleena (Silver Deputy)

D
3 8-8
Joseph Jr RoccoJames Ryerson
5
22-21
i
5
Yellow, black hoop, black sleeves, yellow cap, black visor (Philip Birsh)

Belleville Spring 28 

b g Trinniberg - Coiled Spring (More Than Ready)

D
3 8-10
Hector Jr DiazGeorge Weaver
6
24944-6
i
6
Gold, burgundy diamond, burgundy diamonds on sleeves, burgundy cap (Mark Valentine)

Lover's Leap 37 

ch c Bridgetown - Commercial Kisser (Kissin Kris)

3 8-10
Jeremy RoseCharlton Baker
7
873-51
i
7
White and blue triangle, blue sleeves, white diablo, blue cap (Ramdat, Rohan)

Vicar's Legend 27 

dk g Desert Party - Binavicar (Vicar)

D
3 8-8
Christopher DeCarloGary Contessa
8
534166-
i
8
Royal Blue, orange circle, orange sleeves with royal blue hoops, orange cap (Repole Stable)

Analyze The Odds 90 

b c Overanalyze - The Sense Angel (Mineshaft)

D
3 8-10
Manuel FrancoTodd Pletcher
9
2728-14
i
9
Pink, black sash, black hoop on sleeves, pink cap (Southfield Farm)

Nolinski 28 

dk c Bob and John - Mrs. Ripley (Yes It's True)

D
3 8-8
Junior AlvaradoJeremiah Englehart
10
11337-
i
10
Hot pink, black circle, black cap (Gary Barber)

What A Catch 90 

ch c Justin Phillip - Catch My Fancy (Yes It's True)

D
3 8-10
Dylan DavisTodd Pletcher
Verdict

MY MAN MO is going the right way and wouldn't need to improve much on the form of his last run in order to figure. Flash Drive was fourth behind the selection latest but has place claims along with last-time-out course scorer Belleville Spring.

21:56 Aqueduct (USA) (Dirt) 24 Feb 2018

Race 9 - Maiden Claiming (4YO plus)

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

9

6f

Good (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
760-943
i
1
Purple, pink stars, pink cap (Woodcrest Partners Two)

You Promise 16 

dk f Sidney's Candy - Never Is a Promise (Capote)

4 8-11
Abel LezcanoRichard Metivier
2
06-
i
2
Blue, white cap (Williams, Andrew, O)

First Dawn 108 

ch f Frost Giant - Country Again (Awesome Again)

4 8-11 b1
Trevor SimpsonAndrew Williams
3
0055-75
i
3
Gold, black diamond hoop, black cuffs on sleeves, gold cap, black visor (Teresa Maher)

Tiffany's Vision 22 

dk f Pollard's Vision - Tiffygonewest (Western Expression)

Non Runner
4
646/43-8
i
4
Red, white diamond hoop, red cap (Peter Kazamias)

Bank Elaboration 30 

dk f Bank Heist - Elaboration (Kingmambo)

4 8-11
Hector Jr DiazEduardo Jones
5
64457-
i
5
Silver, Blue Sleeves, Silver armlets and cap (Anjes Farm)

Amanda Lane 126 

b f Into Mischief - R Obsession (Notebook)

4 8-11
Trevor McCarthyBruce Levine
6
6522-36
i
6
Lime green and royal blue blocks, lime and blue halved sleeves, lime cap (Rosebud Stable)

Forever Rising 14 

dk f Ghostzapper - Exiled Princess (Purge)

4 8-11
Jeremy RoseAbigail Adsit
7
55095-2
i
7
Yellow, green seams, green blocks on sleeves, yellow cap (Caperlane Farm)

Gypsy Jo 22 

dk f Lemon Drop Kid - Gypsy Lou (Elusive Quality)

BF
Non Runner
8
4532-23
i
8
Dark green, red sleeves, green hoops, green cap (Donk, David G , Behrendt, John T , Marquis, Charles K And Carney, Sean)

Tough Old Bird 6 

ch m Touch Gold - Third Times Better (Carson City)

5 8-11
Dylan DavisDavid Donk
9
68508-8
i
9
Red, blue ball, blue sleeves, apricot chevrons, collar and cuffs, blue cap (Mazman Racing, Payne, Olga And Thomas, Sally)

Mazmania 36 

ch f Langfuhr - Ometz (Deputy Commander)

4 8-11
Angel ArroyoGary Sciacca
Verdict

GYPSY JO rattled the crossbar over C&D last time and should be thereabouts if running to a similar level of form tonight. Tough Old Bird and You Promise can fight it out for the minor money.