18:31 Belmont Park (USA) (Dirt) 15 Sep 2018

Race 1 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $15,750 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

1

1m 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
8-61176
i
1

Sparty Boy 29 

b g Archarcharch - Silky Finish (A.P. Indy)

D
4 8-12
Irad Ortiz JrSteven Asmussen
2
434/71-9
i
2

Its All Relevant 31 

ch g Hard Spun - Ender's Sister (A.P. Indy)

D
5 8-10
Dylan DavisDominick Schettino
3
567789
i
3

Cody's Notes 19 

b g Read The Footnotes - Ceil Cody (Sky Classic)

D
7 8-10
Hector Jr DiazGregory DiPrima
4
381721
i
4

Swivel 38 

b g Tiznow - Safety Net (A.P. Indy)

D
6 8-12
Trevor McCarthyJeremiah Englehart
5
831344
i
5

Etruscan 47 

dk g Bernardini - Proud Spell (Proud Citizen)

D
6 8-12
Manuel FrancoRudy Rodriguez
6
345555
i
6

Orpheus (ARG)  16 

dk g Forestry - Ora Ora (Lycius)

7 8-10
Tyler GaffalioneOscar Barrera III
Verdict

The drop in grade can see SPARTY BOY return to winning ways this evening at the main expense of Swivel and Orpheus.

19:01 Belmont Park (USA) 15 Sep 2018

Race 2 - Maiden Special Weight (2YO only)

Winner $47,250 - 12 run - Draw Advantage: None

2

1m 110y

Yielding

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
36
i
1

Whyisshesoolucky 13 

ch f Lookin At Lucky - Gran Pashita (Horse Chestnut)

2 8-7
Hector Jr DiazAlejandro Maymo
2
46
i
2

Here Comes Jackie 35 

dk f Handsome Mike - Supah Jackie (Mecke)

2 8-7
David CohenMichael Dini
3
i
3

Jasminum 

b f Into Mischief - July Jasmine (Empire Maker)

2 8-7
Trevor McCarthyWilliam Mott
4
3
i
4

Multi Strategy 34 

b f Scat Daddy - Freefourracing (French Deputy)

2 8-7
Tyler GaffalioneChad Brown
5
i
5

Elite Mom 

ch f Scat Daddy - Barometer (Point Given)

2 8-7
Irad Ortiz JrChad Brown
6
i
6

Take Ten 

dk f Uncle Mo - Savviest (El Corredor)

2 8-7
Dylan DavisMark Hennig
7
i
7

I'llhandalthecash 

b f Point Of Entry - Sudden Ghost (Ghostzapper)

2 8-7
Manuel FrancoRaymond Handal
8
4
i
8

Hand Rail 23 

dk f Cross Traffic - Kisatchie (Orientate)

2 8-7
Rajiv MaraghDerek Ryan
9
6
i
9

Heroic Activist 27 

b f Declaration Of War - Reliquary (Pulpit)

2 8-7
Flavien PratJorge Abreu
10
2
i
10

Pakhet 36 

b f Cairo Prince - Hunting Hill (Hard Spun)

2 8-7
John VelazquezTodd Pletcher
11
55
i
11

Entrez Encore 40 

dk f Fed Biz - Re Entry (Malibu Moon)

2 8-7
Joe BravoAlan Goldberg
12
i
12

Keeneasabean 

b f Orb - She Be Keene (Posse)

2 8-7
Eric CancelDavid Donk
Verdict

PAKHET displayed enough promise on her debut at Saratoga last month to suggest that she can win a race of this nature. Others to note are Multi Strategy and Take Ten.

19:32 Belmont Park (USA) (Dirt) 15 Sep 2018

Race 3 - Maiden Special Weight (2YO only)

Winner $39,060 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

3

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
55
i
1
Royal blue, white ball, white seams on sleeves, blue cap (Albertrani, Thomas And Masiello, Robert)

Itsakeyper 45 

dk f Brilliant Speed - Finders Key (Discreet Cat)

Non Runner
2
i
2
Royal blue, light blue seams, royal blue sleeves and cap (Alan Brodsky)

Freddymo Factor 

gr/ f The Factor - My Noble (Noble Causeway)

Non Runner
3
3
i
3

Corey Scores 45 

dk f More Than Ready - St Francis Wood (Irish River)

BF
2 8-7
Irad Ortiz JrChad Brown
4
5
i
4
Green, pink ball, pink diamonds on sleeves, pink cap, black peak (Bianculli, Ralph J , Hutner, Glenn And Hine, Edward)

Trumpit 30 

b f Super Saver - Silence Please (Quiet American)

Non Runner
5
i
5

Rare Gift 

gr/ f Mission Impazible - Smooth Kitten (Holy Bull)

2 8-7
Flavien PratJeremiah Englehart
6
42
i
6

Mike's Girl 30 

dk f Scat Daddy - Salt Water Reign (Salt Lake)

BF
2 8-7
Manuel FrancoSteven Asmussen
7
i
7
Green, blue ball, quartered cap (Franklin Ave Equine, Llc And Gyarmati, Leah)

Eighty Seven North 

b f Quality Road - Conquest Kid (Lemon Drop Kid)

Non Runner
8
4
i
8
Light blue, pink sash, white sleeves, pink cap (Dream Maker Racing)

Plink Freud 30 

ch f Freud - Plinking (Talkin Man)

Non Runner
9
i
9
Kelly green, pink dots, green and pink halved sleeves, pink cap (Patricia Generazio)

Posse's Number 

gr/ f Posse - Don Six's Number (Don Six)

Non Runner
10
i
10

Little Big Risk 

b f Big Brown - Majestic Risk (More Than Ready)

2 8-7
Dylan DavisGary Gullo
11
3689
i
11
White, Red Ball, Red Chevrons on Sleeves, Red Cap (Richard Greeley)

Caralicious 22 

b f Noble Mission - Dreaming Of Cara (North Light)

Non Runner
12
i
12

Aquariva 

gr/ f Flashback - Boatman Road (Lord At War)

2 8-7
John VelazquezRobert Ribaudo
13
i
13

Call It A Truce 

b f Friend Or Foe - Kibosh (Discreet Cat)

2 8-7
Rajiv MaraghJohn Kimmel
14
78
i
14

Ruvies In Time 30 

b f The Factor - Hollywood Redhead (Tapit)

2 8-7
David CohenRichard Schosberg
15
2
i
15

Jot 37 

ch f Shackleford - Strikealinethruit (Officer)

2 8-7
Joe BravoLinda Rice
16
24
i
16
Black, gold triangle, black cuffs on gold sleeves, black cap (Uriah St Lewis)

Harley Q 22 

ch f Mucho Macho Man - Ms Hallie (Stormy Atlantic)

Non Runner
Verdict

MIKE'S GIRL is the one to beat following her narrow defeat at Saratoga last month, although Plink Freud, who was fourth on that occasion, may get closer to the selection today. Corey Scores is another who merits consideration.

20:03 Belmont Park (USA) (Dirt) 15 Sep 2018

Race 4 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $26,460 - 9 run - Draw Advantage: None

4

6f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
535623
i
1

Rapid Route 15 

b f Fast Bullet - Tiz Missouri (Tiznow)

3 8-6
Hector Jr DiazAlejandro Maymo
2
424365
i
2

Simona 28 

b f Take Charge Indy - Broadway Hennessey (Hennessy)

D
3 8-6
Trevor McCarthyJames Ryerson
3
518-482
i
3

Tayler's The Boss 52 

dk f Street Boss - We There Yet (Ecton Park)

D
3 8-6
Irad Ortiz JrSteven Asmussen
4
4-15726
i
4

Cathy Naz 47 

dk f Bluegrass Cat - Gattinara (Raffie's Majesty)

D
3 8-6
Dylan DavisH Bond
5
3-31457
i
5

Solitary Gem 47 

b f Gemologist - Com Easy (Halo's Image)

D
3 8-6
David CohenLeah Gyarmati
6
2421
i
6

Malarkey 37 

ch f Maclean's Music - Consilia (Vindication)

D
3 8-8
Manuel FrancoLinda Rice
7
15-2669
i
7

Blushing Justine 23 

dk f Justin Phillip - Fiona (Cuvee)

D
3 8-6
Eric CancelCarlos Martin
8
533145
i
8

Eight Minute Ellie 45 

b f Paynter - Tzawonderfulspring (Tiz Wonderful)

3 8-8 b1
Rajiv MaraghLuis Miranda
9
14-
i
9

Courageous Queen 280 

dk f Overanalyze - West Court (Gone West)

D BF
3 8-6
John VelazquezTodd Pletcher
Verdict

COURAGEOUS QUEEN was not disgraced in a stakes race when last seen in December and she may outclass her rivals tonight. Malarkey and Tayler's The Boss should also be in the mix.

20:36 Belmont Park (USA) 15 Sep 2018

Race 5 - Maiden Special Weight (2YO only)

Winner $47,250 - 11 run - Draw Advantage: None

5

1m 110y

Yielding

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
i
1

On The Town 

dk f More Than Ready - Quality Rose (Quality Road)

2 8-7
Dylan DavisMark Hennig
2
37
i
2

Retro Street 35 

b f Street Sense - Retroesque (Red Ransom)

2 8-7
Michael LuzziDerek Ryan
3
5
i
3

Moving Moon (IRE)  70 

ch f Galileo - Nell Gwyn (Danehill)

2 8-7
Manuel FrancoWilliam Mott
4
3
i
4

Bramble Bay 20 

b f Bullet Train - Regal Rose (Empire Maker)

2 8-7
Trevor McCarthyMichael Dini
5
66
i
5

Oceans Of Love 36 

ch f More Than Ready - Tsunami Of Love (Bernardini)

2 8-7
John VelazquezMark Casse
6
5
i
6

Fierce Scarlett 36 

ch f Scat Daddy - She Did Tell (West By West)

2 8-7
Irad Ortiz JrChad Brown
7
333
i
7

Dizzy 34 

b f Curlin - Justmissedthetrain (Montjeu)

2 8-7
Rajiv MaraghRudy Rodriguez
8
i
8

Black Dynamite 

dk f More Than Ready - Heatherdoesntbluff (Old Trieste)

2 8-7
Tyler GaffalioneChad Brown
9
5
i
9

Musical Lute 26 

dk f Midnight Lute - P. S. U. Grad (Harlan's Holiday)

2 8-7
Flavien PratJorge Abreu
10
63
i
10
Royal blue, white circled 'dini', blue hoops on white sleeves (Dini, Michael)

Catsoutofthebag 23 

ch f Discreet Cat - Emirates Girl (Unbridled's Song)

Non Runner
11
2
i
11

Brooke Marie 35 

b f Lemon Drop Kid - Mamasez (Giant's Causeway)

2 8-7
David CohenChristophe Clement
12
i
12

Nymphesa (GER)  

ch f Quinzieme Monarque - New Design (Bluebird)

2 8-7
Joe BravoThomas Albertrani
Verdict

ON THE TOWN has been working with a fair amount of promise in the lead-up to her debut, and this $450,000 purchase can get off the mark at the first time of asking. Musical Lute and Brooke Marie complete the shortlist.

21:09 Belmont Park (USA) 15 Sep 2018

Race 6 - Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $41,580 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

6

1m 110y

Yielding

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
4413-36
i
1

Ides Of Arch 21 

dk g Arch - Chestoria (Chester House)

D
4 8-10
Rajiv MaraghLeah Gyarmati
2
365-217
i
2

Mango M 21 

b g Tale Of The Cat - Awesome Bull (Holy Bull)

D
3 8-8
Tyler GaffalioneIII Claude McGaughey
3
4216
i
3
White, purple sash, yellow and purple diamonds on sleeves, purple cap (Grey Fox Stable)

Wild Colonial Boy 12 

gr/ g The Lumber Guy - Embrace Change (Hook And Ladder)

Non Runner
4
615128
i
4

New Jersey John 21 

dk g Any Given Saturday - Over Forli (Milt's Overture)

D
4 8-10
Joe BravoMichael Dini
5
634618
i
5

Accolade 30 

b g Pioneerof the Nile - Mccool (Giant's Causeway)

D
3 8-6
Trevor McCarthyAbel Castellano
6
175411
i
6

Stormy Highway 44 

b c Get Stormy - Truck Ride (Candy Ride)

D
3 8-8
David CohenJeffrey Englehart
7
60-126
i
7

Steelersfanforlife 37 

ch g Northern Afleet - Cabaniss (Giant's Causeway)

D
3 8-6
Eric CancelLeah Gyarmati
8
1
i
8

Gambler's Fallacy 41 

dk c Violence - Fear This (Ghostzapper)

D
3 8-8
Irad Ortiz JrChad Brown
9
3551
i
9

American Ninja 20 

b g Majestic Warrior - Happy Clapper (Awesome Again)

D
3 8-6
Manuel FrancoPatrick Reynolds
Verdict

GAMBLER'S FALLACY looks the one to beat having won nicely on his debut last month, and he is likely to have further progression to come. Mango M is respected along with New Jersey John.

21:43 Belmont Park (USA) (Dirt) 15 Sep 2018

Race 7 - Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $48,510 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

7

7f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
4224-1
i
1

Pink Sands 30 

b f Tapit - Her Smile (Include)

D
3 8-8
Manuel FrancoIII Claude McGaughey
2
1-21737
i
2

Palladian Bridge 29 

ch m Girolamo - Prior Park (Silver Deputy)

D
5 8-9
Dylan DavisRaymond Handal
3
313
i
3

Ascot Walk 29 

b f Daaher - Millenia (Unfuwain)

D
3 8-8
Joe BravoKiaran McLaughlin
4
14-
i
4

Volodina 330 

b f Bodemeister - Vodianova (Tapit)

D BF
3 8-6
John VelazquezWilliam Mott
5
5-73751
i
5

Tiznow's Smile 38 

dk f Tiznow - Serenity's Smile (Dixie Brass)

D
4 8-11
Trevor McCarthyCharlton Baker
6
4-23544
i
6

Stormy's Song 23 

gr/ f Unbridled's Song - Stormy Tak (Stormy Atlantic)

D
4 8-9
Flavien PratBrian Lynch
7
613141
i
7

Curiousncuriouser 20 

ch f Trappe Shot - American Megan (Quiet American)

D
4 8-9
Irad Ortiz JrChris Englehart
Verdict

CURIOUSNCURIOUSER has won two of her last three and can get the better of Pink Sands, who returned in winning fashion, and Ascot Walk, who has made a bright start to her racing career and could have more to come.

22:18 Belmont Park (USA) 15 Sep 2018

Race 8 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $27,720 - 4 run - Draw Advantage: None

8

1m 110y

Yielding

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
352504
i
1

Peaches And Spice 37 

ch f Simmard - Especially Me (Coronado's Quest)

D
4 8-10
Eric CancelJohn Quiles
2
542563
i
2

B Three 24 

dk m Court Vision - Homemaker (Afternoon Deelites)

D
5 8-10
Hector Jr DiazGregory DiPrima
3
119-956
i
3
Black And White Halves, black and white halved sleeves, Black And White halved Cap (Barry Schwartz)

Blue Atlas 40 

b f English Channel - Iron Goddess (More Than Ready)

Non Runner
4
404722
i
4
Black, gold panel, two gold hoops on sleeves, black cap (Wachtel Stable, Lindy Farms And Dunn, Christopher T)

Arch Of Troy 26 

b f Archarcharch - American Flier (Quiet American)

D
Non Runner
5
75-7348
i
5
Powder blue, yellow lightning bolt, powder blue sleeves and cap (Nixon, Martin, Herman, Alan And Adger, John H)

Canny 89 

ch f Big Brown - Sharp Instinct (Awesome Again)

D
Non Runner
6
556814
i
6
Royal blue and white diagonal quarters, white sleeves, blue hoop, blue cap (Peter Deutsch)

Grandpa's Arianna 26 

b f More Than Ready - Can't Bluff Me (Pine Bluff)

D
Non Runner
7
63/4313
i
7

Enthusiastic Gal 35 

gr/ m Ecclesiastic - Twiggles (Maria's Mon)

D
6 8-12
Irad Ortiz JrSteve Klesaris
8
30/4552
i
8

Cruisewithbrandon 19 

b m Colonel John - Baby Lets Cruise (Tale Of The Cat)

D
6 8-10
Anthony SalgadoJr Louis Linder,
Verdict

ARCH OF TROY has knocked on the door the last twice and can go one better here to take this. B Three appears on the up, with Grandpa's Arianna also considered on the form of her win two starts back.

22:53 Belmont Park (USA) 15 Sep 2018

Race 9 - Sands Point Stakes (3YO only)

Winner $252,000 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

9

1m 1f

Yielding

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
1-31159
i
1

Barkaa (FR)  90 

b f Siyouni - Dentelle (Apeldoorn)

D
3 8-8
Tyler GaffalioneChad Brown
2
8-2311
i
2

Shadan (FR)  140 

b f Orpen - Alatasarai (Giant's Causeway)

D
3 8-6
Manuel FrancoChad Brown
3
317-472
i
3

Capla Temptress (IRE)  28 

b f Lope De Vega - Mrs Beeton (Dansili)

3 8-12
Trevor McCarthyWilliam Mott
4
3121
i
4

Reversethedecision 49 

dk f Scat Daddy - Alpha Centauri (Dynaformer)

D
3 8-6
Irad Ortiz JrChad Brown
5
42-3114
i
5

Victorine (FR)  49 

b f Le Havre - La Mezquita (Holy Roman Emperor)

3 8-6
Vincent CheminaudH A Pantall
6
130515
i
6

Colonia (FR)  28 

b f Champs Elysees - Clara Luna (Muhtathir)

D
3 8-6
Joe BravoH Motion
7
1-13
i
7

Californiagoldrush 28 

ch f Cape Blanco - Qaraaba (Shamardal)

3 8-6
Flavien PratNeil Drysdale
8
151241
i
8

Secret Message 35 

dk f Hat Trick - Westside Singer (Gone West)

D
3 8-8
John VelazquezH Motion
Verdict

Chad Brown has a strong hand here and any money for his French recruits Barkaa and Shadan would be interesting. For win purposes, however, the vote goes to CALIFORNIAGOLDRUSH, who picked up minor money in the Del Mar Oaks last time and now drops in grade.

23:27 Belmont Park (USA) (Dirt) 15 Sep 2018

Race 10 - Claiming (3YO only)

Winner $34,650 - 9 run - Draw Advantage: None

10

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
22-6115
i
1

Reata's Reward 33 

b f Warrior's Reward - Reata's Quik Punch (Two Punch)

D
3 8-8
Pablo FragosoMertkan Kantarmaci
2
25-8458
i
2
Green and white diablo, white collar, green sleeves, white seams, green and white quartered cap (Broman, Sr , Chester And Mary)

Held Accountable 22 

b f Exchange Rate - New Harmony (A.P. Indy)

D
Non Runner
3
443761
i
3

Beautiful Buzz 38 

ch f Teuflesberg - Royal Waltz (City Zip)

D
3 8-6
Irad Ortiz JrDanny Gargan
4
616345
i
4

Shanghai Glory 17 

dk f Shanghai Bobby - Casino Glory (Honour And Glory)

D
3 8-6
Hector Jr DiazChris Englehart
5
114631
i
5

Karen's Gem 33 

b f Gemologist - Reserve Bid (Pine Bluff)

D
3 8-8
Manuel FrancoRaymond Handal
6
4-64127
i
6

Our Girl Abby 28 

dk f Majestic Warrior - My Paige's Jewel (Forest Wildcat)

D
3 8-6
Tyler GaffalioneDanny Gargan
7
100-31
i
7

Elizabeth Nicole 28 

gr/ f Exchange Rate - Holy Kuga (Orientate)

D
3 8-8
Dylan DavisGary Contessa
8
422-211
i
8

Timeless Beauty 15 

b f New Year's Day - Timezone (Pulpit)

D
3 8-6
David CohenPatrick Reynolds
9
572214
i
9

Tee Up 28 

ch f Utopia - Winloc's Gramie (Belong To Me)

D
3 8-8
Rajiv MaraghMichelle Nevin
10
112558
i
10

Mercurian 33 

dk f Flatter - American Queen (Quiet American)

D
3 8-6
Samuel JimenezEmron Ibrahim
Verdict

TIMELESS BEAUTY looked on good terms with herself when striking over 7f at Saratoga last time. She's proven over this shorter trip too and is taken to land a hat-trick. Beautiful Buzz and Karen's Gem look best of the rest.