20:05 Belmont Park (USA) 15 Jun 2018

Race 1 - Claiming (3YO only)

Winner $33,390 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

1

1m

Firm

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
1-26024
i
1
Gold, black cross of lorraine, black and gold halved sleeves, gold cap, black visor and button (Bob Petersons Stables, Llc, Bellavia, Frank And Gullo, Gary P)

Espresso Caliente 48 

dk c It's No Joke - Hot Cappucino (Medaglia d'Oro)

D
3 8-6
David CohenGary Gullo
2
441-2
i
2
Yellow, pink circle and rose, pink cuffs and cap (Dubb, M , Monomoy Stables, Llc, The Elkstone Group Llc And Bethlehem Stables Llc)

Michael Wonderful 48 

b g Liaison - It's Heidi's Dance (Green Dancer)

D
3 8-6
Irad Ortiz JrRudy Rodriguez
3
2-31233
i
3
White, green ball (Arindel)

Transistor 19 

b c Forty Tales - Jeepers (Running Stag)

D
Non Runner
4
313556
i
4
Olive green, white stars, white sleeves, olive cap (Woodland Farms)

My Pirate 30 

b c Tapizar - Sand Pirate (Desert Wine)

3 8-6
Jose LezcanoJr John Toscano,
5
314662
i
5
Black, gold ball, pink and black hooped sleeves (Darlene Bilinski)

Lake Party 27 

b c Desert Party - Lake Princess (Salt Lake)

D
3 8-6
Michael LuzziGary Contessa
6
01-4
i
6
Black, White Yoke, hooped sleeves and cap (Steve Klesaris)

Alwanees 32 

dk c Street Cry - Spun Sugar (Awesome Again)

3 8-6
Manuel FrancoSteve Klesaris
7
5-44213
i
7
Black, gold sleeves, black seams, gold cap (Robert Bone)

Double Deep 63 

dk g Ghostzapper - Tizahit (Tiznow)

D
3 8-6
Luis SaezRobertino Diodoro
Verdict

MICHAEL WONDERFUL knocked on the door last time and is backed to go one better here, possibly at the main expense of his consistent stablemate Transistor. Lake Party and Double Deep are others to note.

20:37 Belmont Park (USA) (Dirt) 15 Jun 2018

Race 2 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $17,640 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

2

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
021394
i
1
Orange, two blue hoops, blue sleeves, orange hoop, orange cap (Bell, P , Persaud, R , Anthony Calabrese Racing And Goberdhan, T)

Buss The Bell 27 

dk g Teuflesberg - Harborinthetempest (More Than Ready)

D
3 8-8
Angel ArroyoRandi Persaud
2
99871-
i
2
Black, yellow sash, yellow seams on sleeves (McRich Stables)

Money Laundering 296 

b c Soaring Empire - Greenbackhasvalue (Yankee Gentleman)

D
4 8-10
Kendrick CarmoucheBruce Levine
3
88-7271
i
3
Green (M And M Racing)

Ripe 30 

ch g Include - Momentary Hope (Southern Halo)

D
3 8-8
David CohenRobertino Diodoro
4
1-80565
i
4
Royal Blue, Gold Ball, Gold Seams on Sleeves (WellSpring Stables)

Beyond Honor 27 

b c D' Funnybone - Shakaleena (Silver Deputy)

D
3 8-6
Jose LezcanoJames Ryerson
5
5-56613
i
5
Electric Blue, orange circle, orange cuffs on sleeves (Drawing Away Stable)

Anything Pazible 27 

b g Mission Impazible - Lightning Pace (Regal Classic)

D
3 8-8
Joel RosarioRobert Falcone
6
8-12897
i
6
Yellow, black ball, black and yellow halved sleeves, yellow cap (Alex Kazdan)

Luzinski 21 

b g Flashy Bull - Lady Louise (Stalwart)

D
4 8-12
Pablo FragosoNorman Follett
7
3/4512-9
i
7
Black and cerise diagonal stripes, black sleeves, two cerise hoops, black and pink quartered cap (Robert Amendola)

Straightaway May 47 

ch g High Cotton - May River (Gulch)

D BF
4 8-10 b1
Luis SaezPatrick Reynolds
Verdict

RIPE was back to his best when scoring last time and can follow up at the main expense of fellow recent winner Money Laundering. Anything Pazible is another to consider.

21:10 Belmont Park (USA) (Dirt) 15 Jun 2018

Race 3 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $15,750 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

3

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
423566
i
1
Black, gold circle, black sleeves and cap (Empire State Thoroughbreds)

Milaya 5 

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

D
Non Runner
2
147356-
i
2
Black and hot pink diagonal stripes, black sleeves, pink seams, black cap (Linda Fisher)

Little Miss Julia 215 

b m Circular Quay - Crowninshield (Aldebaran)

D
6 8-8
Pablo FragosoLinda Fisher
3
442245
i
3
Electric Blue, orange circle, orange cuffs on sleeves (Drawing Away Stable)

Special Risk 47 

ch f Eskendereya - Wicked Uno (Macho Uno)

4 8-8
Luis SaezJr John Toscano,
4
11-2121
i
4
Black, Red Triangle, Red Hoops on Sleeves, Red Cap (Vincent Scuderi)

Loose 43 

dk f Gone Astray - Lake Victoria (Meadowlake)

D
4 8-12
Junior AlvaradoRudy Rodriguez
5
413-356
i
5
Gold, black cross of lorraine, black and gold halved sleeves, gold cap, black visor and button (Bob Petersons Stables, Llc, Bellavia, Frank And Gullo, Gary P)

Bon Heir 69 

b m Wildcat Heir - Bon Lil (Bon Point)

D
6 8-8
Michael LuzziGary Gullo
6
112-541
i
6
Dark green, tangerine chevrons, green sleeves, tangerine chevrons, tangerine cap (Henning, Michael, A)

Lipstickonmycollar 40 

dk f Gio Ponti - Two Kisses (Kissin Kris)

D
Withdrawn
7
3-72134
i
7
White and blue triangle, blue sleeves, white diablo, blue cap (Ramdat, Rohan)

Special Dividend 12 

ch m Girolamo - Wallstreetmadness (Rahy)

D
5 8-8
Hector Jr DiazOscar Barrera III
Verdict

LOOSE has won two of her last four and taken the silver medal on the other two occasions. Another bold showing is on the cards and she can get the better of Lipstickonmycollar and Special Dividend.

21:42 Belmont Park (USA) (Dirt) 15 Jun 2018

Race 4 - Maiden Special Weight (2YO only)

Winner $47,250 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

4

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
i
1
Orange, green sleeves, two white hoops, orange cap (Don Alberto Stable)

Kuna 

gr/ f Scat Daddy - Kimallosa (Unbridled's Song)

2 8-7
Joel RosarioWesley Ward
2
5
i
2
White, lime green ball, lime green sleeves, white cap (The Elkstone Group LLC)

Too Foofoo For You 22 

dk f Freud - French Link (Orientate)

2 8-7 b1
Manuel FrancoThomas Morley
3
5
i
3
White, red hoop, red hoop on sleeves, red cap (Casse, Tina And Harlequin Ranches)

Jolie Bay 36 

gr/ f He's Had Enough - La Princesse Jolie (Boone's Mill)

2 8-7
Jose OrtizMark Casse
4
3
i
4
White, orange star, orange armlets on sleeves, white cap (Heiligbrodt, L William And Corinne)

Atchata 22 

b f Apriority - Sweet Jackie Jo (Stormy Atlantic)

2 8-7
Irad Ortiz JrSteven Asmussen
5
6
i
5
White, green ball (Arindel)

Fairfield 43 

ch f Brethren - Mocita (Boundary)

2 8-7
Luis SaezRudy Rodriguez
6
i
6
White, light blue spot, light blue hoops on sleeves, blue cap (Hertrich, Iii, Frederick And Fielding, John D)

Cyclical 

b f More Than Ready - Wave Theory (Smart Strike)

2 8-7
John VelazquezWesley Ward
7
i
7
Turquoise, gold diamond hoop, gold hoops on sleeves, gold cap (Three Diamonds Farm)

Born To Shop 

gr/ f Creative Cause - Young And Lovely (Istan)

2 8-7
Javier CastellanoTodd Pletcher
Verdict

Wesley Ward holds a strong hand with two eye-catching newcomers, with Johnny Velazquez's mount CYCLICAL shading the verdict over stablemate Kuna. Atchata looks best of those with racecourse experience.

22:14 Belmont Park (USA) 15 Jun 2018

Race 5 - Starter Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $34,650 - 11 run - Draw Advantage: None

5

7f

Firm

Weighed In - None
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
717
i
1
Royal blue, white sash, white hoop on sleeves, blue cap (Blue Bison Stable And Hoffman Thoroughbreds)

Frau Blucher 36 

b f Lonhro - Shine Upon (Congaree)

D
3 8-8
Manuel FrancoMichelle Nevin
2
79-1526
i
2
White, blue star, red hoops on blue sleeves, red cap (Hidden Brook Farm)

Sheputaspellonme 21 

b f Point Of Entry - Spelling (Alphabet Soup)

D
3 8-8
Javier CastellanoBrian Lynch
3
28232-5
i
3
Red and dark blue diagonal quarters, red sleeves, two blue hoops, red cap (Djc Racing Stables And Long View Stables)

Avery Maeve 21 

b m Awesome of Course - Crowninshield (Aldebaran)

5 8-9
Joel RosarioDavid Cannizzo
4
521-421
i
4
Dark blue, lime green chevrons, lime diamonds on sleeves, lime collar and cap (Corms Racing Stable)

Catharsis 86 

ch f Kantharos - Wicklow Sunshine (Mr. Greeley)

3 8-8
Kendrick CarmoucheDanny Gargan
5
4-2122
i
5
Black and cerise diagonal stripes, black sleeves, two cerise hoops, black and pink quartered cap (Robert Amendola)

Kitten's Covergirl 35 

ch f Kitten's Joy - Glamour Puss (Catienus)

D
3 8-8
Paco LopezPatrick Reynolds
6
128
i
6
Lime, blue panel, lime cap (Schaeffer, Bernard, G)

Final Form 64 

dk f Point Of Entry - Berlin Beauty (Awesome Again)

3 8-8
Jose OrtizJeremiah Englehart
7
2321
i
7
Dark green, tangerine chevrons, green sleeves, tangerine chevrons, tangerine cap (Henning, Michael, A)

La Naturel (IRE)  13 

gr/ f Silver Frost - L'ensorceleuse (Oasis Dream)

3 8-8
Luis SaezRichard Metivier
8
253733
i
8
Blue, green diamond, green sleeves (Blue Stork Stables)

Animauxselle 13 

dk f Leroidesanimaux - Ashley and I (You And I)

D
4 8-9
Junior AlvaradoMitchell Friedman
9
1
i
9
Hot Pink, Black Diamond Frame (Flying P Stable)

Jo Jo's Candy 18 

ch f Sidney's Candy - Irish Exchange (Exchange Rate)

3 8-8
Michael LuzziBruce Levine
10
424658-
i
10
Brown and white blocks, brown sleeves, two white hoops, brown cap (Pontecorvo, Anthony And Tringali, Dominick)

Awesome Quick 210 

b m Awesome Again - Bettarun Fast (Kelly Kip)

Withdrawn
11
4257-11
i
11
Red, black shamrock, black sleeves, red cap (Nevin, Michelle)

Factoring 35 

gr/ f The Factor - Mesabu (Fred Astaire)

4 8-12
John VelazquezMichelle Nevin
12
18-6412
i
12
Light blue, yellow hearts, light blue and yellow halved sleeves, yellow cap (Brooks, Robert)

Angel Food 29 

b f Sidney's Candy - Heavenly Humor (Distorted Humor)

D
4 8-12
Dylan DavisLeah Gyarmati
Verdict

A tough contest to decipher with many recent winners to consider including Catharsis, La Naturel and the hat-trick seeking Factoring. However, JO JO'S CANDY impressed on debut and could be capable of enhancing her reputation here.

22:46 Belmont Park (USA) (Dirt) 15 Jun 2018

Race 6 - Maiden Special Weight (3YO plus)

Winner $39,060 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

6

1m 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
37
i
1
Forest green, white dots, white sleeves, green chevrons, white cap (Rankowitz, Michael And Karches, Susan)

Quietly Quick 36 

dk f Mizzen Mast - Quiet Ending (Langfuhr)

3 8-5 b1
Manuel FrancoChristophe Clement
2
25-2
i
2
Pink, green braces and green shamrock, green bars on sleeves (Sinatra Thoroughbred Racing)

Lightworker 21 

b f Desert Party - Downstream Bull (Holy Bull)

4 8-12
Junior AlvaradoCorby Caiazzo
3
73
i
3
White, red sleeves, white seams, red cap (Ruggeri Stable, Coburn, Richard, Script R Farm And Miceli, Michael)

Mrs. Orb 29 

dk f Orb - Gypsy Angel (Silver Train)

3 8-5
Jose OrtizMichael Miceli
4
336
i
4
White, orange sash, black hoops on sleeves, white cap, orange diamond (McMahon, Michael J , Brady Horse Racing And Rusba V Stables)

March Two Madness 48 

b f Colonel John - Elegant Finish (Speightstown)

3 8-5
Paco LopezMark Hennig
5
6-22
i
5
Black, white diamond hoop, scarlet collar, scarlet chevrons on sleeves, black cap, scarlet visor (McMahon, J , Mcmahon, A , Buchakjian, K , Dalton, G And Latta, K)

The Great Johanna 29 

dk f Teuflesberg - Money My Honey (Red Bullet)

3 8-5
Joe BravoJames Ferraro
6
42
i
6
Canary yellow, green hoops on sleeves, green cap (Glencrest Farm Llc (lessee))

Take Charge Aubrey 27 

b f Take Charge Indy - Dr. Zic (Milwaukee Brew)

3 8-5 (ow1)
David CohenBruce Levine
7
4
i
7
Copper, black chevrons, black cap (Saul Kupferberg)

Party In The Sand 27 

b f Desert Party - Shoeless Angel (Wildcat Shoes)

3 8-5
Christopher DeCarloCharlton Baker
Verdict

TAKE CHARGE AUBREY is improving with every start and she could be the answer to this tricky puzzle. Mrs. Orb and Quietly Quick have similar profiles and are noted.

23:18 Belmont Park (USA) (Dirt) 15 Jun 2018

Race 7 - Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $48,510 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

7

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
2231-44
i
1
Kelly green, pink dots, green and pink halved sleeves, pink cap (Patricia Generazio)

Ambassador Jim 20 

gr/ c Treasure Beach - Pretty Imposing (Defrere)

D
3 8-8
Irad Ortiz JrChristophe Clement
2
332223
i
2
Gold, Royal Blue diamond, Gold and Blue Diabolo on Sleeves, Gold Cap (The Players Group)

Professor Snape 8 

b g Stay Thirsty - Saintlike (Saint Ballado)

D
Non Runner
3
21-6337
i
3
Black, white star, white collar, white sleeves with black stars, white cap with black star (Shooting Star Stable)

The Crocheron Kid 18 

b h Miracle Man - Five Songs (Forestry)

D
6 8-12
Eric CancelDavid Donk
4
742-134
i
4
Light blue, dark green shamrock, green sleeves, two blue hoops (Curragh Stables)

Killybegs Captain 48 

gr/ c Mizzen Mast - Al Maha (Holy Bull)

D
Non Runner
5
1122-02
i
5
Green, white ball and cap (Rice, Adam)

Shekky Shebaz 11 

b g Cape Blanco - Rose Ransom (Red Ransom)

D
Non Runner
6
422234
i
6
White, black circle (Corrente, Louis)

Polar Jet 8 

dk c Maclean's Music - Fleet Ryan (Forestry)

D
Withdrawn
7
94436-7
i
7
Grey, green cross sashes, grey chevrons on green sleeves, green cap (Harvey Clarke)

Pagliacci 8 

b g Pioneerof the Nile - Clever Feline (Officer)

4 8-12
Jose OrtizWilliam Mott
8
122-229
i
8
Kelly green, hot pink horseshoe, hot pink sleeves, kelly green hoop, hot pink and kelly green stripes on cap (Funky Munky Stable Llc)

Yummy Bear 18 

b g Sidney's Candy - Talike Me (Military)

D
5 8-12
Manuel FrancoDavid Donk
9
182-413
i
9
White, Red sleeves, White armlets, Red cap (Ramsey, Kenneth L And Sarah K)

Battle Station 40 

dk g Warrior's Reward - Uriel (Unbridled)

D BF
3 8-8
John VelazquezWesley Ward
10
326-672
i
10
White, light blue blocks, light blue stripes on sleeves, light blue cap (Eric Long)

Axtell 21 

dk h Tale Of The Cat - Glorious Deal (Rahy)

5 8-9
Paco LopezKevin Boniface
11
437-231
i
11
Royal blue, white ball, blue and white diabolo sleeves, blue cap (Drown, Jeff)

Home Run Maker 28 

b c Into Mischief - Home Run (Empire Maker)

D
3 8-8
Joe BravoJeremiah Englehart
12
1349-
i
12
Turquoise, black and white blocks on sleeves, pink cap (Iris Smith Stable, Lady Sheila Stable, And Rice, Linda)

Tiz He The One 314 

dk g Tiz Wonderful - Barby Sue (Purge)

4 8-12
Junior AlvaradoLinda Rice
Verdict

AMBASSADOR JIM has the best overall form on offer and looks to have too much for the likes of Yummy Bear and Polar Jet.

23:50 Belmont Park (USA) (Dirt) 15 Jun 2018

Race 8 - Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $40,950 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

8

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
4/56-521
i
1
Purple, gold circle and 'c', gold sleeves, two purple hoops (Five C's Stable)

Carthon 33 

b g Tapizar - Naughty Natisha (Known Fact)

D
4 8-12
Manuel FrancoGary Sciacca
2
2-34211
i
2
Green (Ramirez, Silvino)

Fiery Opal 6 

b g Gemologist - Impending Storm (Mineshaft)

D
4 8-8
Javier CastellanoAntonio Arriaga
3
81-4342
i
3
Hot pink, lime green braces and hoops on sleeves (Seidman Stables Llc)

J J's Dreaming 55 

ch g Freud - J. J. Cuvee (Cuvee)

D
4 8-12
Jose OrtizMark Hennig
4
8712/76
i
4
Hot pink, yellow sleeves, pink hoops, pink cap (Whisper Hill Farm Llc)

Discreet Mission 55 

ch g Discreet Cat - Loving Lucy (Lycius)

D
5 8-8
David CohenJohn Kimmel
5
345834
i
5
White and blue triangle, blue sleeves, white diablo, blue cap (Ramdat, Rohan)

Special Story 13 

dk g Tale Of The Cat - Celestial Sweep (Eddington)

D
6 8-8
Angel ArroyoOscar Barrera III
6
2421-73
i
6
Royal blue, lime green diamond, lime green diamonds on sleeves, lime green cap (Saratoga Seven Racing Partners, Llc)

Honor Up 33 

dk c To Honor And Serve - Unobstructed View (Yes It's True)

D
3 8-6
Junior AlvaradoWilliam Mott
Verdict

J J'S DREAMING was a big eye-catcher when second at Aqueduct last time and could account for Honor Up and Fiery Opal.

00:22 Belmont Park (USA) (Dirt) 16 Jun 2018

Race 9 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $18,900 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

9

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
67
i
1
White, pink dots on sleeves, white cap, pink dots (Blooming Graciously Stable And Ourbestpal Stable, Llc)

Lia Shivani 13 

dk f Teuflesberg - Mom's Dream (Mr. Greeley)

Non Runner
2
083807-
i
2
Red, black diamonds, red and black halved cap (Divitto, Sr , Michael J And Toscano, Jr , John T)

Saturdaynightfling 240 

b f Bluegrass Cat - Sally Gal (The Deputy)

4 8-12
Michael LuzziJr John Toscano,
3
52847
i
3
Red, royal blue braces, blue hoop on sleeves, red cap (James Riccio)

Flash Me Not 36 

dk f Big Drama - Flashy (Wild Again)

3 8-6
Jose OrtizJeremiah Englehart
4
0672
i
4
Royal Blue, Gold Ball, Gold Seams on Sleeves (WellSpring Stables)

Jordy's Ready 49 

ch f More Than Ready - Jordy Y (Congrats)

3 8-6
Hector Jr DiazPhilip Serpe
5
2/5234-2
i
5
White, black star, white sleeves, red stars, red cap (Gaining Ground Racing Llc)

Seam 28 

ch f Union Rags - Ingenue (Mr. Greeley)

4 8-12
Manuel FrancoRaymond Handal
6
586675
i
6
Yellow, white ball, yellow heart, blue sleeves, two yellow hoops, yellow cap (Andrea Johnson)

Flying Pleasantly 26 

b f Pleasantly Perfect - Polkadot (Pistols And Roses)

4 8-12
Heman HarkieRandi Persaud
7
64634
i
7
Gold, black cross of lorraine, black and gold halved sleeves, gold cap, black visor and button (Bob Petersons Stables, Llc, Bellavia, Frank And Gullo, Gary P)

Way Over Budget 26 

dk f Tiz Wonderful - Autumn Train (Silver Train)

BF
3 8-6
David CohenGary Gullo
8
83665/0
i
8
Kelly green and gold diamonds, gold hoop on sleeves, gold cap, gold visor (Sunny Meadow Farm)

Shineady 18 

b m Bluegrass Cat - Expiration Day (Gilded Time)

5 8-12
Pablo FragosoMitchell Friedman
9
452553
i
9
Red, black diamond, black diamonds on sleeves, red cap (Sherry Racing, Inc)

Trinni Ninja 13 

ch f Trinniberg - Front Cover (Western Expression)

Non Runner
Verdict

SEAM has been unlucky not to win yet and could shed her maiden tag, most likely at the main expense of Flash Me Not and Jordy's Ready.