00:00 Charles Town (USA) (Dirt) 21 Apr 2018

Race 1 - Claiming (4YO plus)

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

1

4f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
35-8973
i
1
Black, red sash, red sleeves (Donovan Raymond)

Ermine And Purrs 16 

b m Discreet Cat - Cape Discovery (Cape Town)

D
5 8-8
Carlos DelgadoDonovan Raymond
2
8286-56
i
2
Teal, yellow sash, teal and yellow halved sleeves (Cristina Vena)

Ms. Shosho 34 

b m Limehouse - Ms. Riskay (General Royal)

D
5 8-6 (ow1)
Victor RodriguezJulie Calvert
3
215-345
i
3
Red, white circled white 'rwb', white diamonds on sleeves (Ronney Brown)

Way Ahead Of You 7 

b m Silver Train - Way Beyond (Ordway)

D BF
5 8-6
Wesley HoRonney Brown
4
623-265
i
4
White, blue sleeves (Golden R Farm)

Onemoresweetkiss 16 

b m Bedford Falls - Onemorefortheroad (Old Trieste)

D
8 8-6
Ramon MaldonadoRobert Coram
5
6-56526
i
5
White, blue yoke, red stars on sleeves (Ftf Racing Llc)

Greeley's Bustnout 16 

ch f Bustin Stones - Greeley's Girl (Mr. Greeley)

D BF
4 8-8
Darius ThorpeAlfred Scott
6
73-4732
i
6
Red, black blocks on sleeves (Frank Light)

What's Up Kiddo 16 

b m Exclusive Quality - Gattina Bella (Tale Of The Cat)

D
6 8-6 (ow4)
Guillermo RodriguezFrank Light
7
131566-
i
7
Blue, black 'v', white and black bars on sleeves (Joyce Bendokas)

Smoke The Hunt 146 

gr/ m Dove Hunt - Bella Fumatori (Smoke Glacken)

5 8-8
J AcostaRoger Nietert
Verdict

SMOKE THE HUNT is off Lasix now and may well appreciate this drop in trip. Greeley's Bustnout and Way Ahead Of You are other names to note.

00:31 Charles Town (USA) (Dirt) 21 Apr 2018

Race 2 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $7,560 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

2

4f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
030306-
i
1
Gold, red diamond, red diamonds on sleeves, gold cap (Lgb Thoroughbreds)

Freedom Storm 147 

b g Freedom Child - Hurricane Isabella (Prospect Bay)

3 8-4
Carlos QuinonesPhil Schoenthal
2
843672
i
2
Blue and red halves, red and blue stars on silver belt, red and blue stars on silver sleeves (Corrales, Jose And Plasiencia, Didier)

El Cachorro 37 

dk c Big Drama - Found A Sleeper (Congrats)

3 8-4 (ow4)
Darius ThorpeJose Corrales
3
7
i
3
Pink, black stars and 'b', black belt, pink bars on black sleeves (Mark Becraft)

Friesan Star 14 

b f Friesan Fire - Star Holiday (Harlan's Holiday)

3 7-13
Adrian FloresJeffrey Allen
4
9-3654
i
4
White, red diamond belt (Donald Haynes)

Black Jack Don 14 

dk g Get Stormy - Crimson Corredor (El Corredor)

3 8-4
Kim CecilAlex Correa
5
882
i
5
White, green cap (Allric Ltd)

The Last Nickle 21 

ch g Discreetly Mine - Nickle A Kiss (Marlin)

5 8-10
Fredy PeltrocheJavier Contreras
6
4858-43
i
6
Black, red stripe, black diamonds on red sleeves (Raimondo Schiano Dicola)

I'mhereallday 14 

b g J P's Gusto - Bella Moore (Marju)

3 8-4 (ow2) b1
Luis BatistaRaimondo Schiano-Dicola
7
886-076
i
7
Navy, yellow star, navy cap (Eleuterio Mireles)

Gallo De Oro 7 

gr/ g In the Woods - All Night Special (Clash By Night)

3 8-4 (ow2)
J AcostaAlphonso Griffin
8
i
8
Black, silver ball, silver sleeves, black cap (Top Hat Thoroughbreds)

Top Hat Storm Cat 

dk g Courageous Cat - My Uptown Gal (City Zip)

3 8-4
Wesley HoDavid Rose
Verdict

EL CACHORRO has shown enough to win one of these and shaped like his turn was near when second last time. The Last Nickle and I'mhereallday can fill up the podium spots.

00:57 Charles Town (USA) (Dirt) 21 Apr 2018

Race 3 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $8,505 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

3

6f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
6/172-83
i
1
Royal blue, white dots (Grams Racing Stable Llc)

Set'em Up Joe 15 

ch h Peak Dancer - Bar Fly (Chief Honcho)

D
6 8-10
Oscar FloresTimothy Grams
2
41-6212
i
2
White, green sash, green chevrons on sleeves (Smart Angle)

Rian 15 

b g Wilburn - Cut the Mustard (Double Honor)

D BF
4 8-12
Arnaldo BocachicaJeff Runco
3
56/426-0
i
3
Black, purple stars (T D C B E Stable)

Afleet Domination 33 

dk g Afleet Alex - Exquisite Beauty (Bertrando)

5 8-10
Carlos DelgadoHubert Gaffney
4
3216-31
i
4
Royal blue, hot pink diamond, hot pink diamonds on sleeves (Elizabeth Meehan)

Love Is Love 51 

b m Jump Start - Acala (Cherokee Run)

D
7 8-5
Grant WhitacreElizabeth Meehan
5
4-66444
i
5
Black (Starfield Farm Llc)

Apollo Eleven 27 

dk g Medaglia d'Oro - Moonlightandbeauty (Capote)

6 8-10
Luis RodriguezHubert Gaffney
6
12143-7
i
6
Beige, black horse, brown sleeves (Exacta B S Llc)

Candy Way 90 

dk g Sidney's Candy - Stoneway (Storm Boot)

D
Non Runner
7
1/621-71
i
7
Teal, yellow sash, teal and yellow halved sleeves (Cristina Vena)

Cou Rouge 42 

ch g Afleet Alex - Brusque (Canaveral)

D
6 8-8
Victor RodriguezKristy Gazzier
Verdict

RIAN looked to enjoy a strongly-run race when second last time and could go close if this event plays out in the same fashion. Love Is Love and Candy Way can make him work for it.

01:21 Charles Town (USA) (Dirt) 21 Apr 2018

Race 4 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $9,765 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

4

6f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
7-95164
i
1
White, blue yoke, red stars on sleeves (Ftf Racing Llc)

She Runs Hot 15 

dk f Lion Hearted - Channing (Chapel Royal)

D
3 8-6 (ow2)
Darius ThorpeAlfred Scott
2
563-731
i
2
Royal blue, white diamond belt, white diamonds on sleeves (Michael Neafus)

Hope's Cork 23 

dk f Denis of Cork - Reata's Hope (Yes It's True)

D
4 8-8
Carlos MarreroMark Shanley
3
2-53
i
3
Gold, Brown Braces, 'M' And Stripes On Sleeves (John McKee)

Flirting Fuhr Avie 15 

dk f Fiber Sonde - All Fuhr Avie (Langfuhr)

3 8-6
Gerald AlmodovarJohn McKee
4
69-4373
i
4
Royal blue, white circled 'jm', blue bars on white sleeves (James Miller)

My Girl Tricksy 15 

dk f Hat Trick - Stolen Heart (Ecton Park)

D
4 8-10
Guillermo RodriguezKevin Joy
5
1-5544
i
5
Light blue, cerise dots (Taylor Mountain Farm LLC)

Whiz Pass 14 

dk f Denis of Cork - Katelyn Rose Deane (Ormsby)

3 8-6
Christian HiraldoJames Casey
6
644-15
i
6
Yellow, black circled black 'r', black chevrons on sleeves (Reggetts Racing Stable)

Sister Aim 37 

dk f Brother Derek - Even Aim (Stephen Got Even)

D
3 8-6
Ramon MaldonadoStephen Reggetts
7
3-15
i
7
Hunter green, chartreuse diamonds, chartreuse sleeves (Eastham, Richard And Truett, Wilber)

Im A Tricky One 35 

ch f Denis of Cork - Return Trick (Put It Back)

D
3 8-6 b1
Jose MontanoRonney Brown
Verdict

IM A TRICKY ONE has shown potential in three career starts and could continue to thrive now with new connections. Whiz Pass and My Girl Tricksy are slightly more exposed, but warrant respect all the same.

01:56 Charles Town (USA) (Dirt) 21 Apr 2018

Race 5 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $6,300 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

5

1m 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
72212
i
1
Lime, lime hoops on white sleeves (Connie Burger)

Torched 9 

b g Friesan Fire - Carni's Luck (Carnivalay)

4 8-10
Fredy PeltrocheBrian Boyce
2
641364
i
2
Purple, yellow ball (Jody Caison)

Ready To Fire 9 

b g Bobalicious - Sweet Safari (Johannesburg)

4 8-8
Ramon MaldonadoJody Caison
3
517445
i
3
Yellow, yellow diamond, black sleeves (Boykins Racing Stable And Blakeman, Paul H)

Pozzuoli 9 

gr/ g Old Fashioned - Prison of Love (French Deputy)

D
5 8-10
Luis BatistaKevin Boykins
4
8-24512
i
4
Maroon, silver hoops, silver bars on sleeves (Nellie Hanagan)

During Gracie 21 

b f During - Gracie's Court (Eastover Court)

4 8-5
Gerald AlmodovarLela Hanagan
5
7416-56
i
5
Blue, white diamond, blue cap (Timothy Collins)

Lil Lulu 42 

dk g Reparations - Sweet Deal To Win (Impeachment)

4 8-8 (ow1)
John Jr SotoTimothy Collins
6
16-7465
i
6
Maroon,grey ball (Stephen Glessner)

Zodiac Kowboy 27 

dk g Kodiak Kowboy - Lucky Turk (Turkoman)

D
5 8-8
Maximo ChiloChristopher Keller
7
221-323
i
7
Blue and gold quarters (O'sullivan Partnership 1)

Jungle Jim 9 

b g During - Jungle Queen (Unbridled)

4 8-8
Arnaldo BocachicaJeff Runco
8
3179-87
i
8
Blue, yellow stars, white sleeves (Tammy Elliott)

Earies Shiningnite 9 

ch h Global Force - Youandyourattitude (You And I)

D
5 8-8
Adrian FloresGregory Viands
Verdict

TORCHED showed promise for new connections last time out and looks poised to run a big race in this company. Ready To Fire and Pozzuoli can claim respective shares of the pot.

02:22 Charles Town (USA) (Dirt) 21 Apr 2018

Race 6 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $9,135 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

6

4f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
42372-
i
1
Black, white ball (Quicksilver Racing Stable, Rashid's Thoroughbred Racing, Kingdom Bloodstock, Inc)

Kingdom Minded 237 

dk g Our Entourage - Prosecca (Speightstown)

3 8-4
Carlos QuinonesPhil Schoenthal
2
84-
i
2
Red, White Circled Red 'Lucky Red Stable', White Chevrons On Sleeves (Lucky Red Stables)

Dales Shadow 168 

dk g Charitable Man - After Clouds (Malibu Moon)

3 8-6 (ow1)
Gustavo LarrosaJamie Collyer
3
762
i
3
Purple, teal sleeves (Tabitha Brady)

Quiet Courage 14 

dk g Midnight's Child - Hot And Bothered (A. P Jet)

3 8-6 (ow2)
Wladimir RochaJoseph Stehr
4
888-636
i
4
Hunter green, white diamond frame, white diamonds on sleeves (Christopher Keller)

Escape The Eskimo 21 

dk g Peak Dancer - Delightful Warrior (Desert Warrior)

Non Runner
5
662
i
5
Blue, green diamond, green diamonds on sleeves (Golightly Bottom Farm Llc)

Charitable Dream 21 

b g Charitable Man - Camden's Dream (The Cliff's Edge)

4 8-12
Gerald AlmodovarEdward Keenan
6
954
i
6
Red, White Circled Red 'Lucky Red Stable', White Chevrons On Sleeves (Lucky Red Stables)

Step Nicely 14 

dk g Talent Search - Precious Asset (Dance With Ravens)

3 8-6 (ow1)
Victor RodriguezJamie Collyer
7
62-2226
i
7
Yellow, blue sleeves, yellow stripes (Papillon Racing Stable)

Sterling Caesar 15 

b g Gandhi - Adimaride (Carnivalay)

3 8-6 (ow2)
Oscar FloresHubert Gaffney
Verdict

KINGDOM MINDED shaped well on his first start since a gelding operation last time out and is likely to have done well over the winter for this yard. Sterling Caesar and Escape The Eskimo shouldn't be far away.

02:50 Charles Town (USA) (Dirt) 21 Apr 2018

Race 7 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $6,300 - 9 run - Draw Advantage: None

7

4f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
82-3215
i
1
Burgundy, white diamond (Erin Johnston)

Quickasaflash 16 

dk f In Summation - Bluespeedwhitelite (Dixie Brass)

D
4 8-10
Darius ThorpeErin Johnston
2
153/88-5
i
2
Light blue, maroon hearts, yellow sash (Michael Miller)

Warrior's Baton 35 

dk f Warrior's Reward - Lu Baton (Roar)

4 8-8
Ramon MaldonadoDavid Walters
3
5536-71
i
3
Maroon and gold diamonds, gold bars on maroon sleeves (William Straughn)

Furrfield Furrst 35 

dk m Deputy Storm - Loudoun Currency (Bankbook)

D
5 8-8
Gustavo LarrosaWilliam Straughn
4
47068-7
i
4
Maroon, grey sash, grey band on sleeves (Twenty Twenty Stable)

G Miracle 16 

b m Drosselmeyer - S. S. Miracle (Seattle Slew)

5 8-8
Kim CecilTimothy Shanley
5
37-1564
i
5
Red, white hoops, red and white quartered cap (A & B Racing Stable Llc)

Dimitri's Romance 16 

ch f Windsor Castle - August Romance (Dance Master)

D
Non Runner
6
5113-06
i
6
Black, navy spots on white sleeves (Keturah Obed-Letts)

Mary's Listed Next 16 

dk m Medallist - Mary Ann (Stutz Blackhawk)

D
5 8-10
Javier RiveraKeturah Letts
7
738-218
i
7
White, green ball (Santana, Ricardo And Nearco Llc)

City Of Justice 35 

ch f First Samurai - Exhimia (Broken Vow)

D
4 8-10
Fredy PeltrocheJavier Contreras
8
687563
i
8
Red and white, red 'foxx', red dots on white sleeves (Jay Armstrong)

Screen Vision 16 

b f Court Vision - Soul Of Hollywood (Perfect Soul)

D
4 8-8
Luis BatistaJay Armstrong
9
22-7522
i
9
Gold, Brown Braces, 'M' And Stripes On Sleeves (John McKee)

Tiz Sunday 16 

gr/ f Tizway - Whey Sauce (Kurofune)

D
4 8-10
Christian HiraldoJohn McKee
10
332-651
i
10
Silver and red halves, black sash, (Altamira Racing Stable)

Team Astrology 14 

b f Astrology - Ruby Flame (Fusaichi Pegasus)

D
4 8-10
Arnaldo BocachicaJeff Runco
11
1-55535
i
11
Yellow, purple yoke (Moshe Mark)

Ten Carat Diamond 15 

gr/ f Dunkirk - Ten carat lady (Pulpit)

Non Runner
12
7475-76
i
12
Blue, white circles (Alphonso Griffin)

Anthem Singer 14 

b m Tiz Wonderful - High School Skinny (Limehouse)

Non Runner
Verdict

TIZ SUNDAY has looked like a winner in waiting the last twice and could have too much early zip for Warrior's Baton and Furrfield Furrst.

03:20 Charles Town (USA) (Dirt) 21 Apr 2018

Race 8 - Claiming (3YO plus)

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

8

6f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
02-3551
i
1
Lime, hot pink ball, lime dots on hot pink sleeves (Kevin Weaver)

Lemon Lati 16 

gr/ m Charitable Man - Malati (Forestry)

5 8-10
Angel CruzElex Bowman
2
3-13457
i
2
Hunter green, tan sash, tan chevrons on sleeves (Michael Atkins)

Risksrhighpayislow 15 

dk f Garnered - Makin the Blues (Makin)

4 8-10
Gerald AlmodovarMichael Atkins
3
2321-7
i
3
Dark green, white chevron, white stripe on sleeves (Richard Harris, Jr)

Smarty Delight 43 

ch m Smarty Jones - Early Delight (Concern)

D
6 8-8
Wesley HoRonney Brown
4
8467-21
i
4
Light blue, cerise dots (Taylor Mountain Farm LLC)

Class Of Concern 37 

b f Denis of Cork - Classy Concern (West Acre)

D
3 8-6
Antonio LopezJames Casey
5
3422-13
i
5
Green and yellow stripes (Kristy Gazzier)

Feel The Funk 35 

ch f Yarrow Brae - Funky C. P. A. (Carnivalay)

D
4 8-10
Victor RodriguezKristy Gazzier
6
41
i
6
Black, teal panel, teal stripe on sleeves (Lorie Jewell)

Forever Fancy 22 

ch m Even The Score - Mt Langfuhr (Langfuhr)

D
5 8-12
Fredy PeltrocheJavier Contreras
7
524-154
i
7
Dark blue, light blue ball, light blue sleeves, light blue cap (Karl Johnson, Sr)

Reformed Cat 35 

gr/ f Fiber Sonde - The Warden (Quiet American)

D
4 8-10
Darius ThorpeCrystal Pickett
8
215-356
i
8
Blue, green diamond, green blocks on sleeves (Coleswood Farm, Inc)

Severn Tide 35 

dk f Pure Prize - Heater (Dixieland Heat)

D
4 8-8
Carlos DelgadoJeff Runco
Verdict

This looks competitive, but FEEL THE FUNK has some solid experience in the book and did it well here back in February, an effort which likely sets the form standard. Forever Fancy is unexposed and open to improvement, while Reformed Cat is fancied to bounce back now down in class.