00:00 Charles Town (USA) (Dirt) 19 May 2017

Race 1 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $9,135 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

1

6f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

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

Nasty James 

b h Kipling - Somethingsimple (Honor Grades)

5 8-10
Wladimir RochaRicardo Rangel
2
75-73
i
2

Here Comes A. J. 34 

b c Quality Road - Lesson Plan (Forestry)

3 8-6 (ow3)
Carlos DelgadoMichael Jr Jones
3
4465-65
i
3

Past The Stars 36 

b g Astrology - Lady Rushmoore (Wild Rush)

3 8-6
Ramon MaldonadoKevin Joy
4
52-3346
i
4

King Of Clouds 19 

b g Soaring Empire - Sweeterthan Julips (Theatrical)

3 8-6 b1
Isaac BarahonaJohn Stahlin
5
i
5
Red and white vertical stripes, red sleeves (Bruno Schickedanz)

Unstoppable Speed 

dk g Speed Ring - Can Not Be Stopped (Alke)

Withdrawn
6
844398
i
6

Green In Site 13 

ch g Pollard's Vision - In the Green (Mt. Livermore)

4 8-10
Victor RodriguezMark Racanelli
7
749-574
i
7

Patricia's Ticket 12 

dk c Tribal Rule - Bunk (Arch)

4 8-10
Luis RodriguezJames Cornwell
8
i
8

Sunburned Gold 

ch g Ellusive Quest - Summer Gold (G. P.'s Krugerrand)

4 8-10
Darius ThorpeSusan Cooney
9
6682
i
9

Chubby Bub 12 

gr/ g Hey Chub - White Eye Julia I. (Tapit)

3 8-6
Mathew McGowanEarl McCormick
Verdict

KING OF CLOUDS was outpaced over the extended 4f here last time and could improve for this step up in trip and drop in grade. Here Comes A. J. and Past The Stars both have place possibilities.

00:29 Charles Town (USA) (Dirt) 19 May 2017

Race 2 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $6,300 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

2

6f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
4215-44
i
1

Au Chaunte 92 

ch m Smarty Jones - Blumin Exuberant (Blumin Affair)

D
5 8-8
Christian HiraldoRonney Brown
2
42168-4
i
2

Bringhomethecrown 22 

b m Homeland - Frozen Crown (It's Freezing)

D
7 8-10
Jose MontanoSr Arthur Stauffer,
3
17-5368
i
3

Midnight Star 35 

dk m Windsor Castle - Prize Secret (Corridor Key)

D
7 8-10
Carlos DelgadoMike Butts
4
6/12313-
i
4

Everythingisawesum 306 

b m Maimonides - E Major (E Dubai)

D
5 8-8
Victor RodriguezKristy Gazzier
5
2-36634
i
5

Kyness 35 

dk m Congrats - Saaraband (Saarland)

D
5 8-10
Oscar FloresTimothy Grams
6
770-775
i
6

Fair Praise 22 

gr/ m Flatter - Fair Wager (Valid Wager)

D
6 8-10
Luis RodriguezWilliam Straughn
7
1174-47
i
1A
Red, white circled white 'rwb', white diamonds on sleeves (Kenneth Brown)

Rosie Brown 21 

b m Roman Dancer - Snowmass (Kingmambo)

Non Runner
Verdict

EVERYTHINGISAWESUM was third in a higher grade last time and is entitled to improve for this drop in grade. Kyness is a pillar of consistency and can battle it out with Bringhomethecrown for the silver medal.

00:57 Charles Town (USA) (Dirt) 19 May 2017

Race 3 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $6,300 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

3

1m 1f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
433533
i
1

Awesome Tom 12 

gr/ g Paddy O'prado - Awesome Frolic (Alphabet Soup)

BF
3 8-6 (ow1)
Stacia ElliottKevin Joy
2
623-665
i
2

Won Last Peak 19 

ch g Peaks and Valleys - Wonnederby (Wonneberg)

5 8-10
Carlos DelgadoTimothy Collins
3
553269
i
3

Include The Family 19 

b g Include - Lake Lucy (Mazel Trick)

3 8-6
Wilfredo SantiagoManolo Mangual
4
5875/6
i
4

Tripp N Action 34 

dk g Action This Day - Gaelic Charm (Sahm)

5 8-12
Fredy PeltrocheRicardo Rangel
5
76
i
5

Prince Hal 62 

ch g Include - Figgy Annette (Stop The Music)

3 8-6 (ow2)
Wladimir RochaRhea Pennella
6
756555
i
6

Three Sock General 20 

b g Elite Squadron - Grand Seattle (Chief Seattle)

4 8-10
Darius ThorpeGlenn Harrison
7
67-802
i
1A

Beyond Words 27 

dk g Congrats - Last Word (Empire Maker)

3 8-6
Ramon MaldonadoKevin Joy
Verdict

AWESOME TOM kept on well in the finish when third over 7f last time and promises to be suited by this step up in trip. Beyond Words is feared most, though a big run from Won Last Peak is also anticipated.

01:24 Charles Town (USA) (Dirt) 19 May 2017

Race 4 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $6,300 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

4

6f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
41-2688
i
1

I'm A Hot Babe 27 

b f Denis of Cork - Hushaby Babe (My Boy Adam)

D
4 8-8
Stacia ElliottFred Chinn
2
12176-8
i
2

Cowgirl Chick 8 

b f Kodiak Kowboy - Desert Daylight (Seeking Daylight)

D BF
4 8-8
Wilfredo SantiagoJohn Carlisle
3
53-5542
i
3

Justlikekristylyn 61 

dk f Windsor Castle - Dance for Pleasure (Dance With Ravens)

D
4 8-10
Luis RodriguezJohn Casey
4
3-25351
i
4

Miss Berry O 29 

gr/ m Charitable Man - Treylucey (Wekiva Springs)

D
5 8-12
Arnaldo BocachicaJeff Runco
5
421-436
i
5

Sienna's Estate 42 

dk f Real Estate - Run Louis Run (Louis Quatorze)

D
4 8-10
Carlos MarreroKevin Joy
6
79-3581
i
6

My Cape Cod 69 

gr/ f During - Klondike Kat (Tagish)

4 8-10
Gerald AlmodovarRobert Inman
Verdict

MY CAPE COD sets the form standard on her Tampa victory over a route latest and travelled with enough zip to think she'll handle this drop back in trip. Justlikekristylyn and Sienna's Estate both have place possibilities.

01:51 Charles Town (USA) (Dirt) 19 May 2017

Race 5 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $9,765 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

5

6f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
2-32101
i
1

Rumers Are True 41 

dk f Fiber Sonde - Kusadasi (Came Home)

D
3 8-6
Fredy PeltrocheJohn McKee
2
23318
i
2

Dynafleet 21 

ch f Afleet Alex - My Dynasty (Scat Daddy)

D
3 8-4 (ow1)
Christian HiraldoRonney Brown
3
6295-1
i
3

Maryland Bird 19 

b f Summer Bird - With Every Thought (Grand Slam)

D
4 8-10
Victor RodriguezLeslie Condon
4
352741
i
4

Sweet Zoraya 20 

gr/ f Cosmonaut - Sweet Stew (Wayne County)

D
3 8-4
Jerry VillegasMark Racanelli
5
0314-71
i
5

Limited Edition 104 

dk m Lion Hearted - Holy Holiday (Holy Bull)

D
5 8-8
Jose MontanoJavier Contreras
6
33631
i
6

New Blue Cat 13 

b f Bluegrass Cat - Grisham (Grindstone)

D
4 8-12
Wilfredo SantiagoAlex Correa
7
443432
i
7

Love Is Love 20 

b m Jump Start - Acala (Cherokee Run)

D
6 8-10
Arnaldo BocachicaElizabeth Meehan
8
572-163
i
8

Empress Suiko 49 

dk f Fusaichi Pegasus - Queen Nefertiti (Salt Lake)

4 8-10
Wesley HoJoan Reynolds
Verdict

EMPRESS SUIKO looked on good terms with herself when third at Santa Anita latest and wouldn't need to find much improvement in order to score. Limited Edition and Maryland Bird are others worthy of shortlist inclusion.

02:18 Charles Town (USA) (Dirt) 19 May 2017

Race 6 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $6,300 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

6

6f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
967-646
i
1

Something Sweet 21 

b f During - Land Of Dreams (Marlin)

4 8-12
Ramon MaldonadoSharilyn Stephens
2
88
i
2
White, Black Dots (Michael Atkins)

Ladys Cross First 14 

b f Hunt Crossing - Lady's Flight (Flying Pidgeon)

Non Runner
3
352445
i
3

Charitable Step 8 

b f Charitable Man - Bridle Step (Spanish Steps)

3 8-6
Darius ThorpeJohn Casey
4
08-343
i
4

Freccia Rossa 21 

b f Stroll - Perfectly Awesome (Awesome Again)

3 8-4
Jerry VillegasRaimondo Schiano-Dicola
5
68-8352
i
5

Grand Offer 21 

dk f Grand Reserve - Last Offer (Red Ransom)

4 8-10
Luis RodriguezGeorge Heath
6
233585
i
6

My Fire 21 

dk m St Averil - Megan's Lantern (Langfuhr)

7 8-10
Victor RodriguezJr William Aylor,
Verdict

FRECCIA ROSSA ran well for a long way when third over 7f latest and could better that effort now dropping back slightly in trip. Recent course second Grand Offer, who was in front of the selection latest, is considered the main danger ahead of Charitable Step.

02:47 Charles Town (USA) (Dirt) 19 May 2017

Race 7 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $9,765 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

7

4f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
1821
i
1

I'm Very Funny 28 

ch f Fiber Sonde - Humored (Distorted Humor)

D
3 8-8
Fredy PeltrocheJohn McKee
2
45-4564
i
2

Bop Along 27 

ch m Bop - The Basket Weaver (Ride the Storm)

D
7 8-8
Carlos MarreroMichael Atkins
3
52317-6
i
3

Where's My Money 21 

ch f Fiber Sonde - Spreadingthewealth (Yonaguska)

D
3 8-6
Jose MontanoCrystal Pickett
4
52-5441
i
4

I'll Do Right 14 

dk f Denis of Cork - Like Down Town (Roy)

D
3 8-8
Darius ThorpeJohn Casey
5
1-6382
i
5

Stentorian 28 

ch f Munnings - Lady H (Silver Deputy)

D BF
4 8-10
Oscar FloresTimothy Grams
6
226123
i
6

Rocket Thunder 8 

ch f Officer Rocket - Kitty's Thunder (Thunder Gulch)

D BF
4 8-8 (ow1)
Carlos DelgadoIV Henry Worcester,
Verdict

I'M VERY FUNNY returned to winning ways over track and trip last time, with Stentorian back in second, and is expected to go in again to land a double. I'll Do Right is fully effective under these conditions and could also take a hand.

03:15 Charles Town (USA) (Dirt) 19 May 2017

Race 8 - Allowance Optional Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $15,435 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

8

6f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
6-26243
i
1

Ischia 20 

b f Windsor Castle - Team Webster (Alydeed)

D
4 8-8
Carlos MarreroRaimondo Schiano-Dicola
2
531513
i
2

Anyladysinthehouse 29 

gr/ m Windsor Castle - Cynthia's Angle (Kokand)

D
5 8-8
Carlos CastroErnest Haynes
3
814121
i
3

Not A Secret 20 

b f Orientate - Leed Me Home (Secret Hello)

D
4 8-10
Angel CruzIII Ollie Figgins,
4
4-11231
i
4

Madeitouttaharlan 35 

b m Denis of Cork - Lighter Than Air (Clever Trick)

D
5 8-8
Xavier PerezIII Ollie Figgins,
5
33-1121
i
5

Moonlight Run 29 

dk m El Corredor - Sudden Desire (Hennessy)

D
6 8-8
Christian HiraldoJeff Runco
6
646565-
i
6

Kluvyabye 195 

dk m Windsor Castle - Up And Again (Awesome Again)

D
7 8-8
Katie CrewsMichael Atkins
7
441457-
i
7

Dimples 202 

b m Bee Boz - Parade Charade (Dixieland Band)

D
7 8-8
Jose MontanoDamon Dilodovico
8
2-13434
i
8

Kantero Kat 20 

dk f Fiber Sonde - Edwina (Honour And Glory)

D BF
4 8-8
Arnaldo BocachicaJohn McKee
Verdict

NOT A SECRET had Ischia back in third when notching a third course victory over this trip last time and there is no obvious reason why those placings should be reversed tonight. Madeitouttaharlan is no forlorn hope for a place.