18:30 Belmont Park (USA) (Dirt) 24 May 2018

Race 1 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $22,680 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

1

1m 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
20-6621
i
1
Turquoise, large gold spots, turquoise spots on gold sleeves, turquoise cap (Zayat Stables, LLC)

Maimo 25 

b g Maimonides - Sarah Supreme (Golden Missile)

D
3 8-7
Manuel FrancoChad Summers
2
1858-86
i
2
Purple, White Diamond Frame, White Diamond On Sleeves, White Cap (My Purple Haze Stables)

Conquest Prankster 39 

b g Into Mischief - Summer Dream (Wild Rush)

D
4 8-9
Javier CastellanoChris Englehart
3
15742-6
i
3
Black, white diamond, black cap, white diamond (Anstu Stables, Inc)

Crea's Bklyn Law 52 

b g Sky Mesa - Morningbird (Quiet American)

BF
3 8-4 (ow2)
Kendrick CarmoucheMichael Dilger
4
3-23252
i
4
Olive green, white stars, white sleeves, olive cap (Woodland Farms)

Tale Of Mist 8 

dk h Tale of Ekati - Settling Mist (Pleasant Colony)

D
5 8-9
Ruben SilveraJr John Toscano,
5
03-4337
i
5
Black, orange epaulets, black and orange halved sleeves, orange cap (Merjan, David)

Stronger 42 

b c Bodemeister - Out For Revenge (Bernardini)

D
3 8-4
John VelazquezMark Hennig
Verdict

MAIMO won a weak race last time out but did it convincingly and has been found another nice opening here. The likes of Tale Of Mist and Stronger should put up the most resistance.

19:04 Belmont Park (USA) 24 May 2018

Race 2 - Maiden Special Weight (2YO only)

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

2

5f

Firm

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
i
1
White, lime green ball, lime green sleeves, white cap (The Elkstone Group LLC)

Too Foofoo For You 

dk f Freud - French Link (Orientate)

2 8-7
Javier CastellanoThomas Morley
2
2
i
2
White, Red sleeves, White armlets, Red cap (Ramsey, Kenneth L And Sarah K)

Moonlight Romance 28 

dk f Liaison - Envious moon (Malibu Moon)

2 8-7
Joel RosarioWesley Ward
3
2
i
3
White, red hoop, red hoop on sleeves, red cap (Casse, Tina)

Toonie Loonie 21 

gr/ f Tizway - Funny Money (Dehere)

2 8-7
Jose LezcanoMark Casse
4
24
i
4
Crimson, black sash, black diamond hoop on sleeves, black cap (Braverman, Paul And Namcook Stables)

No Limit Babe 21 

dk f Artie Schiller - Pedestrian (Street Sense)

BF
2 8-7 b1
Jose OrtizKiaran McLaughlin
5
i
5
White, orange star, orange armlets on sleeves, white cap (Heiligbrodt, L William And Corinne)

Atchata 

b f Apriority - Sweet Jackie Jo (Stormy Atlantic)

2 8-7
Irad Ortiz JrSteven Asmussen
6
i
6
Kelly green, pink dots, green and pink halved sleeves, pink cap (Patricia Generazio)

Andrea's Pride 

b f Gio Ponti - Just Livin a Dream (Trippi)

2 8-7
Manuel FrancoChristophe Clement
Verdict

MOONLIGHT ROMANCE was an eyecatching second on debut for Wesley Ward last time and looks set to go one better. Toonie Loonie has a similar profile and is considered, while Too Foofoo For You could go well on her racecourse bow.

19:37 Belmont Park (USA) (Dirt) 24 May 2018

Race 3 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $15,750 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

3

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
5-75156
i
1
Yellow, black horseshoe, black collar, two black hoops and cuffs on sleeves, black cap (Iglesias, Jesse, Imperio, Michael And Blue Crown Stable)

Cody's Notes 60 

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

D
7 8-8
Jose LezcanoGregory DiPrima
2
9-15327
i
2
Green (M And M Racing)

Imperatore 46 

b g Roman Ruler - Singit (Sultry Song)

D
Non Runner
3
706966
i
3
Red, grey star, grey sleeves, red cap, grey peak (Guyana Rocky Llc)

Adventist 18 

b g Any Given Saturday - Sharp Minister (Deputy Minister)

D
Non Runner
4
218/6-15
i
4
White, black spade, black sleeves, black cap (Doubledown Stables, Inc)

Battle Of Evermore 42 

dk g Scat Daddy - Maddalena (Good and Tough)

D
6 8-10
Manuel FrancoChad Brown
5
3-11207
i
5
Red, royal blue braces, blue hoop on sleeves, red cap (James Riccio)

War Eagle's Return 36 

b g Northern Afleet - War Eagle Lady (War Chant)

D
6 8-10
Jose OrtizJeremiah Englehart
6
41-5015
i
6
Cherry, orange cross sashes and collar, cherry sleeves, white cap (Sunny Jim Fitzsimmons Racing)

Top Of The Page 39 

ch g Parading - Fumble (Deputy Minister)

D
6 8-8
Joel RosarioMichelle Nevin
7
136512
i
1A
Royal blue, white circle, yellow hoops on sleeves, yellow cap (Rodriguez, Rudy R , Imperio, Michael And Speranza, Steven)

Major League 5 

gr/ h Malibu Moon - Alpha Kitten (Tale Of The Cat)

BF
5 8-8
Irad Ortiz JrRudy Rodriguez
8
81-2155
i
2B
Green (M And M Racing)

Rings Of Jupiter 41 

b g Congrats - Kissed By A Star (Kingmambo)

D
4 8-10
David CohenRobertino Diodoro
9
351575
i
3X
Red, grey star, grey sleeves, red cap, grey peak (Guyana Rocky Llc)

Chilly Bon Bon 19 

ch g Frost Giant - Subtle Sweetness (During)

D
5 8-10
Rajiv MaraghRandi Persaud
Verdict

MAJOR LEAGUE did it well at Aqueduct last time out and this step up in trip can spark further improvement. War Eagle's Return and Rings Of Jupiter can land podium berths.

20:09 Belmont Park (USA) 24 May 2018

Race 4 - Allowance Optional Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $53,550 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

4

1m

Firm

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
2141/55-
i
1
Burgundy, Grey Ball, Grey Hoops On Sleeves (John Gunther)

Always On My Mind 230 

b m Congrats - Without You Babe (Lemon Drop Kid)

D
Non Runner
2
116212-
i
2
White, Green Circle, Red Sleeves, Green Circle, Red Cap (Paul Pompa, Jr)

Your Love 194 

b f Flatter - Queen of America (Quiet American)

Non Runner
3
16-5578
i
3
Gold, blue circle, blue seams on sleeves, gold cap, blue diamonds (Joseph Lowe)

Anydayismyday 14 

b m Afleet Alex - Noelle Rose (Lion Heart)

5 8-8
Christopher DeCarloEdmund Pringle
4
13141-2
i
4
White, cherry hoop, cherry sleeves, white cap (Stuart Janney, Iii)

In The Lee 32 

ch f Tapit - Quiet Harbor (Silver Deputy)

D
4 8-8
Jose OrtizIII Claude McGaughey
5
22210/1-
i
5
Black, light blue hoop, black sleeves, silver cuffs, black cap (Swift Thoroughbreds, Inc , Sheep Pond Partners And Bradley Thoroughbreds)

Pas De Soucis (IRE)  284 

b m Footstepsinthesand - Whip And Win (Whipper)

D
5 8-8
Irad Ortiz JrJorge Abreu
6
1354-67
i
6
White, royal blue stripes, white cap (Wong, Alvin And Stavropoulos, John)

Anita Partner (IRE)  89 

b m Majestic Warrior - Offbeat Fashion (Rock Of Gibraltar)

D
6 8-8
John VelazquezMark Casse
7
2893-07
i
7
Black, lime hoops on sleeves (Ballybrit Stable, Llc)

Dynatail 41 

dk f Hightail - Southern Dynamo (Dynaformer)

D
4 8-8
Luis SaezMichael Dini
Verdict

ANITA PARTNER has her first run for Mark Casse at a winnable level and looks poised to go well for the top handler. In The Lee and Pas De Soucis rate as the most solid alternatives.

20:41 Belmont Park (USA) (Dirt) 24 May 2018

Race 5 - Maiden Special Weight (3YO plus)

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

5

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
2
i
1
Turquoise, black disc, black cap (Bruner, Terry)

Malarkey 18 

ch f Maclean's Music - Consilia (Vindication)

3 8-6
Irad Ortiz JrDavid Donk
2
9-
i
2
Purple, green yoke, green chevrons on sleeves, purple cap (Marc Keller)

Quaff 242 

b f Into Mischief - Hot Spa (Latent Heat)

3 8-6
Manuel FrancoRobert Ribaudo
3
i
3
Green, gold sash, gold cap (Cheyenne Stables Llc)

Keota 

gr/ f Lonhro - Mystic Mama (Scat Daddy)

3 8-6
Luis SaezKiaran McLaughlin
4
39
i
4
Kelly Green, Pink Hoop, Pink Sleeves, Green Hoop, Pink And Green quartered Cap (Lee Pokoik)

Paddydunalot 19 

dk f More Than Ready - Irish Drop (Way West)

3 8-6
Paco LopezGary Contessa
5
2-536
i
5
green, green bars on light blue sleeves, light blue cap (Hat Creek Racing)

Pocket Book 36 

b f Into Mischief - Moonwalk (Malibu Moon)

3 8-6
John VelazquezWesley Ward
6
34
i
6
Orange, turquoise hoop, turquoise diamonds on sleeves, turquoise cap (Colts Neck Stables Llc)

Miss Monk 67 

b f Blame - Moyne Abbey (Charismatic)

3 8-6 b1
Trevor McCarthyAlan Goldberg
7
5/55-68
i
7
Black, white sleeves, black seams, red cap, black star (Moyglare Stud Farm, Ltd)

Sansibar Jewel 20 

b f Street Cry - Irresistible Jewel (Danehill)

4 8-12
Joel RosarioChristophe Clement
Verdict

MALARKEY shaped well when second on debut earlier this month and could put that recent fitness edge to good use against Quaff, who has first-time Lasix on her first run since September. Keota is another name to consider.

21:14 Belmont Park (USA) 24 May 2018

Race 6 - Starter Allowance (3YO plus)

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

6

1m 110y

Firm

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
4664-21
i
1
White, cherry hoop, cherry sleeves, white cap (Stuart Janney, Iii)

Sentry 34 

b g Smart Strike - Gaze (Danzig)

D
4 8-12 b1
Manuel FrancoIII Claude McGaughey
2
51-2613
i
2
Royal blue and lavender diamonds, blue cap (Morris Bailey)

Harlan's Hunch 26 

dk g Harlan's Holiday - Quality Play (Elusive Quality)

D
4 8-12
Kendrick CarmoucheDanny Gargan
3
53/4413-
i
3
Light green, black yoke and star, black cap (Midwest Thoroughbreds, Inc)

Follow The Signs 173 

b c Colonel John - The Funky Express (Freud)

D
4 8-9
David CohenSteven Asmussen
4
22-8621
i
4
Yellow, pink circle and rose, pink cuffs and cap (Michael Dubb)

Zefiro 61 

dk c Twirling Candy - Sammy Ammy (Henbane)

D
4 8-9
Jose LezcanoJorge Abreu
5
9-144
i
5
Royal Blue, orange circle, orange sleeves with royal blue hoops, orange cap (Repole Stable)

Atlantic Force 46 

b c First Defence - Intercontinental (Danehill)

D BF
3 8-7
Javier CastellanoJeremiah Englehart
6
22128-4
i
6
orange, turquoise sash, turquoise diamonds on sleeves, turquoise cap (Colts Neck Stables Llc)

Not In Charge 26 

b g Lemon Drop Kid - Coherent (Danzig)

4 8-9
Joe BravoAlan Goldberg
7
35503-5
i
7
Red, black diamond, two black hoops on sleeves, black cap (Manhattan Racing Stable)

King Of Spades 26 

dk g Street Cry - Dynamite Lass (Dynaformer)

D
6 8-9
Trevor McCarthyBruce Brown
8
91-2671
i
8
Red, royal blue panel, blue and orange halved sleeves, blue cap (Aprahamian, Ara)

Brianbakescookies 7 

ch g Giant's Causeway - Kickin' the Clouds (Dixieland Band)

D
5 8-12
John VelazquezLinda Rice
9
434-541
i
9
White, green panel, red sleeves, green cap (Esposito, John T And Broadway Blue Stable)

Ode To The Hunt 41 

b g Artie Schiller - Images in Jade (Jade Hunter)

D
6 8-12
Junior AlvaradoJr Richard Violette,
10
5223-12
i
10
White, black diamond frame, black chevrons on sleeves, white cap (Team D)

Herecomesyourman 26 

gr/ g Distorted Humor - Seattle Qui (Seattle Slew)

D
4 8-12
Joel RosarioAnthony Dutrow
11
31
i
11
Hunter green, black sash, black sleeves, green cap (Polivka, Mark)

Outback Bob 54 

dk c Denman - Out Of Reach (Warning)

D
3 8-7
Jose OrtizRalph Nicks
12
1
i
12
White, red braces, white and red halved sleeves, red cap (Klaravich Stables, Inc And Lawrence, William H)

Financial System 34 

dk g Twirling Candy - Early Vintage (Jump Start)

D
Non Runner
13
233841
i
13
Blue, white ball , white cap (Moulton, Susan)

Hokulea 19 

gr/ c Mission Impazible - Glory Gold (Medaglia d'Oro)

Non Runner
14
611-624
i
14
Lime green, pink star, black hoop on sleeves, lime cap (Grd Two Racing)

Holland Road 55 

b c Quality Road - Charmsil (Silver Charm)

Non Runner
15
22-3123
i
15
White, green ball (Arindel)

Transistor 33 

b c Forty Tales - Jeepers (Running Stag)

D
Non Runner
Verdict

FINANCIAL SYSTEM won well on debut for Chad Brown last time out and can continue his progression here. Harlan's Hunch and Atlantic Force can claim shares of the pot.

21:46 Belmont Park (USA) (Dirt) 24 May 2018

Race 7 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $22,050 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

7

6f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
553483
i
1
Gold, red lion, red hoop on sleeves, red cap (Hot Scot Racing Stables And Dck Racing)

Can'tweallgetalong 11 

b c Violence - Misgoldy (Miswaki)

3 8-6
Junior AlvaradoGary Contessa
2
3-45462
i
2
Red, yellow ball, yellow and red halved sleeves, red cap (Chen, Danny J And Viverito, Thomas)

Big Auk 36 

dk g Gemologist - Uamh Binn (Giant's Causeway)

4 8-12
Pablo FragosoEdward Barker
3
62525
i
3
White, black circle (Corrente, Louis)

Flipped 19 

dk g Power Broker - Brave the Storm (Storm Cat)

BF
3 8-6
Jose OrtizRobertino Diodoro
4
485-42
i
4
Blue, yellow diamond, blue and yellow quartered sleeves, blue diamonds on yellow cap (Shea D Boy's Stable)

O Shea Can U See 76 

dk g Curlin - Tropic Of Aquarius (Ghostzapper)

3 8-6
Irad Ortiz JrJason Servis
5
4-53405
i
5
Black, Gold Stars, Black Sleeves, Black Cap (Ben Mondello)

Dry Martini 19 

b g Desert Party - Livermore Valley (Mt. Livermore)

3 8-6
David CohenRobertino Diodoro
6
694-937
i
6
Yellow, pink circle and rose, pink cuffs and cap (Dubb, M , Monomoy Stables, Llc, The Elkstone Group Llc And Bethlehem Stables Llc)

Cantakeitanymore 19 

b g Midnight Lute - Wallstreetmadness (Rahy)

3 8-6
Manuel FrancoMichelle Nevin
7
332742
i
7
Royal blue, red sash, blue sleeves, red cap (Shivmangal, Lolita)

Our American Star 11 

dk g Noonmark - Top Of The Class (Deputy Minister)

4 8-12
Trevor McCarthyDoodnauth Shivmangal
8
i
8
Maroon, White TRIPLE Diamond, White Diamonds on Sleeves, Maroon and White halved Cap (Leonard Green)

Antley's Courage 

gr/ g Graydar - Ibetyouwishyouknew (Mr. Greeley)

3 8-6
Kendrick CarmoucheLinda Rice
Verdict

O SHEA CAN U SEE has been steadily improving and can go one better than his second last time to take this at the expense of Big Auk and Our American Star, who look the main dangers.

22:18 Belmont Park (USA) (Dirt) 24 May 2018

Race 8 - Allowance (3YO plus)

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

8

1m 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
22419-3
i
1
Orange, orange cap (Claiborne Farm)

Jaunt 40 

b f Harlan's Holiday - Check (Unbridled)

D
4 8-12
Jose LezcanoIII Claude McGaughey
2
12231-4
i
2
Brown, light blue sleeves, light blue cap (Hilly Fields Stable)

Lady Joan 26 

dk f Courageous Cat - Ladywell Court (Powerscourt)

D
4 8-12
Luis SaezPhilip Serpe
3
252320-
i
3
White, cherry hoop, cherry sleeves, white cap (Stuart Janney, Iii)

Initiate 211 

dk f Pioneerof the Nile - Vacationing (Harlan's Holiday)

D
Non Runner
4
31
i
4
White, red braces, red and white halved sleeves (Klaravich Stables, Inc)

Reversethedecision 40 

dk f Scat Daddy - Alpha Centauri (Dynaformer)

D
Non Runner
5
1
i
5
White and green halves, white sleeves, green cap (Augustin Stable)

Bouncy 34 

b f Twirling Candy - Water Park (Strodes Creek)

D
3 8-7
Jose OrtizH Motion
6
33-2231
i
6
Black, white diamond, white chevrons on sleeves, black cap (Morton, Tobey, L)

Miss Munnings 40 

ch m Munnings - Are U Being Served (Jambalaya Jazz)

D
Non Runner
7
322610-
i
7
Purple, gold hoop, gold sleeves, purple hoop, purple cap (Greene, Jr , James H And Hurstland Farms, Inc)

Double Cast 179 

b f Broken Vow - Critics Acclaim (Theatrical)

4 8-12
John VelazquezLeo O'Brien
8
25/18-
i
8
White, kelly green diamond hoop and collar, two green hoops on sleeves, green cap (Phillips Racing Partnership)

Momentiempo 145 

dk f Medaglia d'Oro - Ellie's Moment (Kris S.)

D
4 8-12
Eric CancelJames Toner
Verdict

BOUNCY impressed on debut and can play a leading role once again here. Fellow recent winners Reversethedecision and Miss Munnings are others to note.

22:50 Belmont Park (USA) 24 May 2018

Race 9 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $32,760 - 9 run - Draw Advantage: None

9

1m

Firm

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
586-337
i
1
Fluorescent orange, chartreuse sash, hot pink sleeves, orange cap (Hill, Jim And Susan)

Moneigh Moproblems 76 

b g Uncle Mo - Aim for the Moon (Deputy Minister)

4 8-12
Rajiv MaraghGeorge Weaver
2
45-6
i
2
Red, blue star, blue sleeves, red cap (Lasater, Lee)

Heza Kitten 33 

dk c Kitten's Joy - All Star Heart (Arch)

3 8-5 (ow1)
Joel RosarioWesley Ward
3
0-4
i
3
Green, White Diamond Frame, White Sleeves, Green Cap (William Mott)

Stock Trade 47 

ch c Motivator - Trading (Anabaa)

3 8-5
Jose OrtizWilliam Mott
4
6-0232
i
4
Green, white hoops on sleeves, green cap (St Elias Stable And Zito, Nicholas P)

Rucksack 39 

b g Blame - Be My Prospect (Forest Wildcat)

3 8-5
Luis SaezNicholas Zito
5
3-
i
5
orange, turquoise sash, turquoise diamonds on sleeves, turquoise cap (Colts Neck Stables Llc)

Can Do Anything 279 

b c Ghostzapper - Great Intentions (Cat Thief)

3 8-5
Irad Ortiz JrAlan Goldberg
6
70-6566
i
6
White, blue diamond hoop, red cuffs on sleeves, red cap (Jaime Gutierrez)

Justinspeightofit 21 

dk c Poseidon's Warrior - Simpatia (Rahy)

3 8-5 (ow1)
Pablo FragosoJaime Gutierrez
7
825-
i
7
Black, gold yoke, gold chevrons on sleeves, black and gold quartered cap (Goldfarb, Sanford J , M And M Racing And Kahn, Alan)

Lil Commissioner 209 

b c Field Commission - Petite Riviere (Sligo Bay)

BF
3 8-5 (ow1)
David CohenRobertino Diodoro
8
9/056-2
i
8
Black, white horses head, white diamonds on sleeves, black cap (David Cannizzo)

Freeload 33 

ch g Tapit - Rahy Rose (Rahy)

BF
4 8-12
Jose LezcanoDavid Cannizzo
9
5/4232-5
i
1A
Fluorescent orange, chartreuse sash, hot pink sleeves, orange cap (Hill, Jim And Susan)

High Promise 25 

gr/ g Broken Vow - Heavenly Vision (Forestry)

4 8-12
Paco LopezBrian Lynch
Verdict

RUCKSACK has been a leading figure in recent times and can play a winning part here. Freeload knocked on the door last time and is considered, with Stock Trade also considered.