18:30 Belmont Park (USA) (Dirt) 18 May 2018

Race 1 - Maiden Special Weight (3YO plus)

Winner $56,700 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

1

1m 2f

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
624
i
1
White, Green Circle, Red Sleeves, Green Circle, Red Cap (Paul Pompa, Jr)

Amazing Audrey 34 

dk f Bodemeister - Manki (Arch)

3 8-4
John VelazquezTodd Pletcher
2
4-2223
i
2
Forest green, red diamond frame, white sleeves, red diamond hoop, red cap (Epona Racing Stable)

Dancingwthdaffodls 26 

gr/ f Giant Oak - No Mo Magic (Mo Mon)

Non Runner
3
4
i
3
Beige, burgundy braces and apple, burgundy diamonds on sleeves, burgundy cap (Bridlewood Farm)

Osare 33 

dk f Medaglia d'Oro - Bubbler (Distorted Humor)

Non Runner
4
5366-03
i
4
Dark blue, lime green chevrons, lime diamonds on sleeves, lime collar and cap (Antonacci Racing And Corms Racing Stable)

Windjammer (GER)  35 

ch f Campanologist - Warrior Czarina (Pleasantly Perfect)

4 8-12
Kendrick CarmoucheDanny Gargan
5
4
i
5
Royal blue, aqua hoop, aqua sleeves, blue and aqua quartered cap (JACK SWAIN, III)

Striking Damsel 19 

b f Smart Strike - Anyhow (Tiznow)

4 8-12
Junior AlvaradoH Motion
6
i
6
Yellow, black hoops, black hoops on sleeves, yellow cap (Vogt, William, Bryne)

Too Many Kittens 

b f High Chaparral - Kissin Kitten (Kitten's Joy)

3 8-4
Trevor McCarthyH Motion
7
22
i
7
Royal blue, pink ball, pink hoops on sleeves, pink cap, royal blue visor (Blue Devil Racing Stable (holliday))

Too Cool To Dance 34 

ch f Kitten's Joy - Miss Luann (Unbridled's Song)

3 8-4 (ow2)
Joel RosarioChad Brown
8
52
i
8
Royal blue, white chevrons on sleeves, blue cap (Godolphin Racing, Llc)

Gone To Austin 27 

dk f Medaglia d'Oro - Texas Tammy (Seeking The Gold)

Non Runner
Verdict

TOO COOL TO DANCE has filled second place in both of her starts to date and she can be supported to go one better this evening. Osare could prove to be the main danger based on her encouraging debut effort, while Amazing Audrey is the pick of the remainder.

19:04 Belmont Park (USA) 18 May 2018

Race 2 - Maiden Special Weight (3YO plus)

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

2

6f

Sloppy

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
5
i
1
Red, gold collar, gold chevrons on sleeves, gold cap (KASSIN, SAM AND GINDI, ELI)

Showcase Mall 26 

ch c Munnings - Giant Fable (Giant's Causeway)

3 8-6
John VelazquezLinda Rice
2
i
2
Green, red ball, red stars on sleeves, green cap (Colleen S Stable)

Hot Sriracha 

ch c Flatter - Princess Liam (Saint Liam)

3 8-6
David CohenSteven Asmussen
3
437-23
i
3
Royal blue, white ball, blue and white diabolo sleeves, blue cap (Drown, Jeff)

Home Run Maker 97 

b c Into Mischief - Home Run (Empire Maker)

3 8-6
Joe BravoJeremiah Englehart
4
i
4
White, red braces, red and white halved sleeves (Klaravich Stables, Inc)

Inflection Point 

ch c Speightstown - Princess Arabella (Any Given Saturday)

3 8-6
Joel RosarioChad Brown
5
2-64548
i
5
Orange, white circle, orange cap (Nelson Berberena)

Pawn It Back 20 

dk g Put It Back - Finest Silver (Tapit)

5 8-12
Jorge PanaijoEduardo Jones
6
3
i
6
Maroon, White TRIPLE Diamond, White Diamonds on Sleeves, Maroon and White halved Cap (Leonard Green)

Hangman 26 

b c Scat Daddy - Hangingbyamoment (Thunder Gulch)

Non Runner
7
2-
i
7
Black, gold disc, red arrow head, red hoops on sleeves, red button on black cap (Stronach Stables)

Point To Remember 188 

ch c Point Of Entry - Miss Isella (Silver Charm)

3 8-6
Junior AlvaradoJames Jerkens
8
424653
i
8
Red, white diamond hoop, red cap (Peter Kazamias)

Merger Of Banks 28 

gr/ c Bank Heist - Merger of Equals (Holy Bull)

3 8-6
Hector Jr DiazEduardo Jones
9
22-
i
9
orange, turquoise sash, turquoise diamonds on sleeves, turquoise cap (Colts Neck Stables Llc)

Turnstyle 308 

b c Exchange Rate - Safe Return (Mr. Prospector)

Non Runner
Verdict

HANGMAN's third-placed finish on debut last month suggests that he can win a race of this nature, although Showcase Mall and Turnstyle also merit consideration.

19:37 Belmont Park (USA) (Dirt) 18 May 2018

Race 3 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $18,900 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

3

6f 110y

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In - Result Stands
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
6
i
1
Red, white sleeves, red dots, red cap (Bloom Racing Stable And Allen Racing Llc)

Shanghai Glory 103 

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

3 8-6
Joel RosarioSteven Asmussen
2
85
i
2
Black and red diamonds, white sleeves, black cap (Stewart Iii, James, R)

Know Point Given 21 

ch f Point Given - Never Know (Tomorrows Cat)

Non Runner
3
9-75
i
3
Green, coral ball, coral collar, coral sleeves, green cuffs (C Valeri)

Astrology Hill 29 

dk f Astrology - Fortress Hill (Forest Wildcat)

3 8-6
David CohenGary Gullo
4
5-52539
i
4
Light blue, pink hoop, light blue cap (Madaket Stables Llc)

Buy For Less 21 

dk f Bodemeister - Ayla Bella (Touch Gold)

4 8-12
Rajiv MaraghDavid Jacobson
5
55-7564
i
5
Gold, black diamond hoop, black cuffs on sleeves, gold cap, black visor (Teresa Maher)

Tiffany's Vision 15 

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

4 8-12
Eric CancelLeo O'Brien
6
09-5680
i
6
Dark green, tangerine chevrons, green sleeves, tangerine chevrons, tangerine cap (Henning, Michael, A)

Gentle Annie 21 

b f Freud - Taxi Dancer (Not For Love)

3 8-6
Pablo FragosoGary Sciacca
7
2/5234-
i
7
White, black star, white sleeves, red stars, red cap (Gaining Ground Racing Llc)

Seam 177 

ch f Union Rags - Ingenue (Mr. Greeley)

BF
4 8-12
Trevor McCarthyRaymond Handal
Verdict

SEAM has not been seen since November but she remains the one to beat based on the best of her form from 2017. Shanghai Glory will find this a lot easier than the maiden she contested in February, while Buy For Less completes the shortlist.

20:09 Belmont Park (USA) 18 May 2018

Race 4 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $37,170 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

4

1m

Sloppy

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
431-484
i
1
Yellow, black horseshoe, black collar, yellow sleeves, black hoops and cuffs, black cap (Jesse Iglesias)

Shamcat 27 

dk c First Defence - Mystic Rhythms (Citidancer)

D
Non Runner
2
9366-43
i
2
Kelly green, hot pink horseshoe, hot pink sleeves, kelly green hoop, hot pink and kelly green stripes on cap (Funky Munky Stable Llc)

King Of New York 12 

b g Street Boss - Princess Consort (Dixieland Band)

D
Non Runner
3
4248-24
i
3
Red, green shamrock, green seams and cuffs on sleeves, green cap, red visor (Benson, Liam, F)

Expected Ruler 54 

dk g Leroidesanimaux - Expected Pleasures (Allen's Prospect)

Non Runner
4
17-9123
i
4
Royal blue, gold triangle, two gold hoops on sleeves, blue cap (Bran Jam Stable)

Karma Delight 36 

dk h Medaglia d'Oro - Speed Succeeds (Gone West)

D BF
5 8-8
Kendrick CarmoucheJr John Toscano,
5
323-541
i
5
Light blue, white ball, gold stars on sleeves, light blue cap (WAJA Racing Stable)

Forest Blue 30 

ch g Tale of Ekati - Forest Shadows (Woodman)

Non Runner
6
34-2455
i
6
Electric blue, white dots, white ball on sleeves, electric blue cap (James McGowan)

Doyouknowsomething 20 

b g Awesome Again - Dovie (Coronado's Quest)

D
6 8-8
Junior AlvaradoEdward Barker
7
17-4162
i
7
Blue, grey ball, white diamond, grey sleeves, blue armlets, grey cap (Cutair Racing)

Getoffmyback 40 

ch g Good Journey - Cantina's Rose (Decarchy)

5 8-8
Trevor McCarthyRaymond Handal
8
542-317
i
8
White, green cap (Handal, Raymond)

Natural Order 48 

ch g Munnings - Allure D'amour (Giant's Causeway)

D
Non Runner
9
222-844
i
9
Light blue, yellow braces, yellow sleeves, light blue stars, yellow and light blue halved cap (Schera, Matthew)

Donji 36 

b g Big Brown - Skip Queen (Skip Away)

D
6 8-8
Rajiv MaraghCarlos Martin
10
22-1455
i
10
Yellow, black ball, black and yellow halved sleeves, yellow cap (Alex Kazdan)

Old Upstart 12 

dk g Offlee Wild - Darling Rachel (Fusaichi Pegasus)

D
7 8-8
Pablo FragosoCarlos Martin
11
5-12313
i
11
Black, gold circle, black sleeves and cap (Empire State Thoroughbreds)

Lucky Ramsey 27 

b g Lookin At Lucky - Summer Rainbow (Summer Squall)

D
5 8-10
John VelazquezGary Contessa
12
41-5462
i
12
Royal blue, white circle, white circle on sleeves, blue cap (Dck Racing)

Poshsky 12 

b g Vronsky - Pinky's Posh (Bold Badgett)

D
8 8-8
Joel RosarioGary Contessa
Verdict

Poshsky and Natural Order both warrant consideration but the preference is for LUCKY RAMSEY because he is more consistent and his form is marginally stronger.

20:41 Belmont Park (USA) (Dirt) 18 May 2018

Race 5 - Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $48,510 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

5

1m

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
15
i
1
Green, gold sash, gold cap (Cheyenne Stables Llc)

Miss Mimosa 35 

gr/ f Violence - Walloon (Alphabet Soup)

3 8-5
Junior AlvaradoWilliam Mott
2
451-6
i
2
Royal blue, black epaulets, black diamonds on sleeves, black cap (Preziosi, James And Crisp, Debbie)

Take Charge Tina 113 

dk f Take Charge Indy - Cape Discovery (Cape Town)

D
3 8-7
Kendrick CarmoucheCherie Devaux
3
21
i
3
Royal blue, yellow circle, yellow seams on sleeves, yellow cap (Starladies Racing)

Takechargedelilah 36 

dk f Take Charge Indy - Lilah (Defrere)

D
3 8-7
John VelazquezTodd Pletcher
4
664-611
i
4
Red, royal blue braces, blue hoop on sleeves, red cap (James Riccio)

Karen's Gem 54 

b f Gemologist - Reserve Bid (Pine Bluff)

D
3 8-3
Joe BravoJeremiah Englehart
5
117642
i
5
Red, white diamond hoop, red cap (Peter Kazamias)

Stay Fond 8 

dk f Stay Thirsty - Fondly (Mr. Greeley)

D
4 8-12
Trevor McCarthyEduardo Jones
Verdict

TAKECHARGEDELILAH arrives here having won her latest outing and she rates as the one to beat over Miss Mimosa and Stay Fond.

21:14 Belmont Park (USA) (Dirt) 18 May 2018

Race 6 - Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $40,950 - 9 run - Draw Advantage: None

6

6f

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
41-6256
i
1
Purple, gold circle, gold sleeves, purple hoops, gold cap (Five C's Stable And Lawrence Racing Stable)

Carry Your Heels 21 

dk f Freud - Destiny Rose (Leroidesanimaux)

D
4 8-12
Rajiv MaraghGary Sciacca
2
176-
i
2
Light green, black yoke and star, black cap (Midwest Thoroughbreds, Inc)

Trouble For Skylar 212 

b f Into Mischief - Tres Chaud (French Deputy)

D
3 8-8
Joel RosarioSteven Asmussen
3
1214-6
i
3
Light blue, pink hoop, light blue cap (Madaket Stables Llc, Rising Graph Stable, Englehart, J And Englehart, J)

Wegetsdamunnys 27 

gr/ f D' Funnybone - Mystic Miracle (Unbridled's Song)

D
3 8-8
John VelazquezJeremiah Englehart
4
1
i
4
Hot pink, black shield, black hoops on sleeves, hot pink cap (Masie Stable)

Citizen Matzo 23 

b f Proud Citizen - Miss Matzo (Royal Academy)

D
3 8-8
Trevor McCarthyRoy Lerman
5
58652-4
i
5
Green and white quartered, white stripes on sleeves, green and white halved cap (Broman, Sr , Chester And Mary)

Rock Ave. Road 42 

ch m Street Boss - Mineralogist (Mineshaft)

D
5 8-12
Hector Jr DiazRodrigo Ubillo
6
42-9626
i
6
Turquoise, black disc, black cap (Bruner, Terry)

Wantagh Queen 20 

dk m Utopia - Queen Of The City (Medaglia d'Oro)

D
Non Runner
7
04610-6
i
7
Maroon, white cross of lorraine, white cap (Corrib Racing Llc)

Louisiana Lady 19 

b f City Zip - Mythical Brownie (Lord Avie)

D
Non Runner
8
1-21414
i
8
Olive green, white stars, white sleeves, olive cap (Woodland Farms)

Dreams Are Pazible 21 

gr/ f Mission Impazible - Brown Eyes Blue (Big Brown)

D
3 8-8
Ruben SilveraJr John Toscano,
9
14-7
i
9
Kelly green, pink dots, green and pink halved sleeves, pink cap (Patricia Generazio)

Saratoga Treasure 21 

b f Treasure Beach - Sky Gazer (Sky Mesa)

D
Non Runner
10
741-626
i
10
Royal blue, gold hoops on sleeves, blue cap (Bang Stables)

Havana Affair 63 

dk f Courageous Cat - Yahk Forty (Lear Fan)

Non Runner
11
8/41908-
i
11
Royal blue, yellow hoop, white sleeves, yellow stars, yellow cap (Carmineddie Stables)

Amber Dancer 187 

ch m Freud - Ardent Lover (Mr. Greeley)

D
Non Runner
12
92-4147
i
12
Dark green, red disc, red sleeves, green hoops, green cap (Donk, David G And Big Hands Stables, Llc)

Forever Daisy 27 

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

D
3 8-8
Junior AlvaradoDavid Donk
13
0-88265
i
13
Red, royal blue braces, blue hoop on sleeves, red cap (James Riccio)

Ribbonite 28 

b f Griffinite - Western Lariat (Western Expression)

D
4 8-12
Joe BravoDanny Gargan
14
52-7667
i
14
Hot pink, black lion, black circle on sleeves, pink cap (Caterbone, Jim And Caterbone, Margaret)

Cats Halo 42 

b m Freud - Halo's Notebook (Notebook)

D
5 8-9
Pablo FragosoGary Sciacca
Verdict

CITIZEN MATZO arrives here in good form having won nicely last time and remains open to improvement. Carry Your Heels and Wegetsdamunnys complete the shortlist.

21:46 Belmont Park (USA) 18 May 2018

Race 7 - Allowance Optional Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $50,400 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

7

1m

Sloppy

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
321-166
i
1
White, blue diamond frame, blue blocks on sleeves, blue cap (Rice, Linda And Sacandaga Stable)

Just Got Out 33 

dk m Harlington - Moonshine Gal (Forest Wildcat)

D
Non Runner
2
226-152
i
2
Black, light blue sash, white sleeves, light blue dots, black cap, light blue stripe (Eclipse Thoroughbred Partners)

Jumby Bay 42 

ch f City Zip - Rote (Tiznow)

4 8-8
Junior AlvaradoTodd Pletcher
3
5726-43
i
3
Yellow, black ball, black and yellow halved sleeves, yellow cap (Alex Kazdan)

Annie Rocks 20 

b m A. P. Warrior - Five Star Annie (Five Star Day)

D
5 8-8
Pablo FragosoCarlos Martin
4
13110-2
i
4
Orange, green sleeves, two white hoops, orange cap (Don Alberto Stable)

Dolce Lili 37 

dk f Scat Daddy - Dolce Lemone (Lemon Drop Kid)

D
4 8-8
Joel RosarioWilliam Mott
5
58-3668
i
5
Red, black hoop, white sleeves, red hoop red cap (Ohara, John)

Saida 34 

b f Giant's Causeway - Sister Dawn (Indian Charlie)

D
Non Runner
6
41142-3
i
6
Blue, white seams, white sleeves and cap (Wertheimer And Frere)

Esquisse (GB)  37 

b f Dansili - Legerete (Rahy)

D BF
4 8-8
Trevor McCarthyH Motion
7
201233-
i
7
Forest green, light green yoke, light green hoop on sleeves, forest green cap (Allen Stable, Inc And Brant, Peter M)

Thais (FR)  176 

dk f Rio de La Plata - Tianshan (Lahint)

D BF
4 8-8
John VelazquezChad Brown
8
22-1212
i
8
White, purple yoke and heart, purple sleeves, white hoop, purple cap (Up Hill Stable)

Total Control 19 

dk f Bellamy Road - Mordecai Jones (Include)

D
Non Runner
9
12-6143
i
9
Purple, white ball (Aron Yagoda)

Crimson Frost 19 

b f Stormy Atlantic - Rock Jasmine (Horse Chestnut)

D
Non Runner
Verdict

THAIS was a classy individual in France having placed at Group 3 level and she is entitled to improve as a four-year-old. Esquisse and Dolce Lili head the list of dangers.

22:18 Belmont Park (USA) (Dirt) 18 May 2018

Race 8 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $22,680 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

8

6f 110y

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
44-3535
i
1
Yellow, black ball, black and yellow halved sleeves, yellow cap (Alex Kazdan)

Rapid Route 35 

b f Fast Bullet - Tiz Missouri (Tiznow)

3 8-6
Dalton BrownNorman Follett
2
87-2334
i
2
Green (M And M Racing)

Daria's Angel 36 

dk f Gemologist - R Charlie's Angel (Indian Charlie)

4 8-10
David CohenRobertino Diodoro
3
35-621
i
3
Black, gold ball, gold spots on sleeves, gold cap (Paradise Farms Corp And Nevin, Michelle)

Impazible Creek 54 

gr/ f Mission Impazible - Creek Girl (Elusive Quality)

D
4 8-12
Trevor McCarthyMichelle Nevin
4
543-271
i
4
Green, brown ball, brown cuffs on sleeves, brown cap (Beadnell, Anthany And Beadnell, Susan)

She'sakittykat 29 

b f Girolamo - One Wise Cowgirl (Wiseman's Ferry)

D
4 8-12
Winston KayJames Ferraro
5
2610-57
i
5
Green, Gold Ball, Gold Dots On Sleeves, Gold And Green quartered Cap (Robert Ross)

Tee Up 30 

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

3 8-6
Joel RosarioMichelle Nevin
6
354-315
i
6
Black, gold circle, black sleeves and cap (Empire State Thoroughbreds)

My Girl Annie 21 

dk f Boys At Tosconova - Miss Trudy (Yes It's True)

4 8-12
Junior AlvaradoGary Contessa
7
441
i
7
Maroon and white diamonds, white sleeves, maroon hoop (Green, Jonathon, I)

Mercurian 21 

dk f Flatter - American Queen (Quiet American)

D
3 8-8
Kendrick CarmoucheLinda Rice
Verdict

DARIA'S ANGEL has been slightly below par recently but can return to form here over Impazible Creek and Mercurian.