00:00 Charles Town (USA) (Dirt) 22 Jul 2018

Race 1 - Claiming (3YO plus)

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

1

6f 110y

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
3276-53
i
1
Pink, purple diamond belt, purple diamonds on sleeves (Two Old Ladies Stable)

Sliding Lady 50 

ch m Rock Slide - Sevens Lady (Citidancer)

D
6 8-8
Carlos DelgadoRonney Brown
2
1-23645
i
2
Royal blue, yellow sleeves (Anthony Lucas)

Z Nation 16 

dk f Cal Nation - Minnesota Mafia (Yonaguska)

D
4 8-8 b1
Glenmore MayhewAnthony Lucas
3
343556
i
3
Teal, yellow sash, teal and yellow halved sleeves (Cristina Vena)

Everythingisawesum 16 

b m Maimonides - E Major (E Dubai)

D
Non Runner
4
1-68955
i
4
Green, red disc, red cuffs on sleeves (Aurellio Jimenez)

Identity Theft 23 

b m Tomahawk - Night Fever (Perigee Moon)

D
8 8-10
Carlos MarreroLinda Dollinger-Stehr
5
564327
i
5
Teal, yellow sash, teal and yellow halved sleeves (Cristina Vena)

Ms. Shosho 16 

b m Limehouse - Ms. Riskay (General Royal)

5 8-8
Adrian FloresJulie Calvert
6
655-634
i
6
Blue, white triangle, blue chevrons on white sleeves, blue cap (Heather Fitzgerald)

First Dance 5 

ch m Old Forester - First Corsage (Grindstone)

D
5 8-8
Kelvin Morales CruzTimothy Shanley
Verdict

MS. SHOSHO stumbled at the start last time out and that put an end to her effort on that occasion, which means that she is better judged on her second-placed finish two starts ago. If the five-year-old runs to that level today then she can beat First Dance and Sliding Lady to the victory.

00:31 Charles Town (USA) (Dirt) 22 Jul 2018

Race 2 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

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

2

4f 110y

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
7-
i
1
Blue, white diamond (Welsh, John L And Collins, Tim)

Leesgonetoheaven 268 

b g Pleasantly Perfect - Heavenly Angel (El Prado)

3 8-6
Fredy PeltrocheTimothy Collins
2
i
2
Purple (Winn, Carl S And Coker Jr , Gerald A)

Coker Stroker 

ch g Windsor Castle - Canyon Song (Rock Slide)

3 8-6 (ow2)
Maximo ChiloGerald Coker
3
i
3
Pink, black stars and 'b', black belt, pink bars on black sleeves (Mark Becraft)

Our Little Julio 

ch g Our Entourage - Calvary's Cross (Ten Star Fleet)

3 8-6
Antonio LopezJeffrey Allen
4
369-292
i
4
Red, black diamond (Joseph Pyke)

Meister's Song 21 

dk g Vinemeister - Song Of A Cat (Songandaprayer)

5 8-10
Carlos DelgadoJoseph Pyke
5
7-55549
i
5
Green and yellow diagonal quarters (Oswald Redman)

Wish Till Dawn 21 

b g Gattopardo - Gulch's Wish (Gulch)

4 8-10
Victor RodriguezJr William Aylor,
6
662656
i
6
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
Kelvin Morales CruzEdward Keenan
7
85
i
7
Blue and red, white circled 'kla' (Kevin Anderson)

Unusual Poppy 21 

dk g Hunt Crossing - Unusual Winner (Unusual Heat)

3 8-6 (ow2)
Carlos MarreroRonney Brown
8
762540
i
8
Purple, teal sleeves (Tabitha Brady)

Quiet Courage 21 

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

3 8-4
Javier RiveraJoseph Stehr
Verdict

MEISTER'S SONG has filled second place twice in his last three starts but he can be supported to go one better tonight. Leesgonetoheaven may prove to be the main threat, although Our Little Julio is an interesting newcomer.

00:57 Charles Town (USA) (Dirt) 22 Jul 2018

Race 3 - Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $15,435 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

3

4f 110y

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
55-4132
i
1
Red, white diamond, white diamonds on sleeves (Diamond Oak Stable And Bosso, Robert)

Hygh Life 114 

b f Lite The Fuse - Hygh Jacque (Wheaton)

BF
4 8-8
Arnaldo BocachicaKevin Patterson
2
6718
i
2
White, red chevrons, white cap (Sam English)

Southern Marsh 36 

b f Great Notion - Charlie's Diva (Gulch)

D
4 8-8 (ow2)
Jose MontanoLela Hanagan
3
695163
i
3
Yellow, purple yoke (Moshe Mark)

Threat 30 

ch f Kantharos - Prospect's Delight (Afternoon Deelites)

D BF
4 8-8
Gerald AlmodovarKieron Magee
4
622542
i
4
White, green circled green 'efw', green bars on sleeves (Ernest Wills, Iii)

Hissy Fit 30 

dk m Yesbyjimminy - Sing That Song (Songandaprayer)

D
5 8-8
Darius ThorpeAnthony Rideoutt
5
139211
i
5
Teal, grey braces, teal dots on grey sleeves (Kieron Magee)

Crystal Pier 5 

gr/ m Circular Quay - Sterling Cat (Event of the Year)

Non Runner
6
812126
i
6
Lavender, gold diamonds, gold diamonds on sleeves (M Baker)

Scoff 30 

ch m Discreetly Mine - Lady In The Money (Yes It's True)

D
5 8-8
Luis BatistaRhea Pennella
Verdict

Crystal Pier and Hissy Fit both merit consideration but the preference is for HYGH LIFE after her narrow defeat last time out.

01:25 Charles Town (USA) (Dirt) 22 Jul 2018

Race 4 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

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

4

4f 110y

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
7
i
1
Blue, orange diamonds, blue bars on orange sleeves (Ownthetail Llc)

King Derek 21 

ch g Brother Derek - Queen Hypolita (Lucky Lionel)

3 8-6 (ow1)
Victor RodriguezKristy Gazzier
2
39/9614
i
2
Green, gold diamonds (William Kellner)

Dont Bet The Farm 49 

ch g Denis of Cork - Ladies Dont Lie (Yes It's True)

D
5 8-10
Ramon MaldonadoM Boggs
3
283-56
i
3
Gold, Brown Braces, 'M' And Stripes On Sleeves (John McKee)

Nosey Norton 35 

dk g Fiber Sonde - Big Girl (Street Sense)

4 8-12
Carlos DelgadoJohn McKee
4
0-98
i
4
Hunter green, black circled black 'mo', black sleeves (Cynthia Boys)

Stoppieit 21 

dk g That's Rich - Eastover Lass (Eastover Court)

4 8-10
Adrian FloresChristine White
5
84-4733
i
5
Red, White Circled Red 'Lucky Red Stable', White Chevrons On Sleeves (Lucky Red Stables)

Dales Shadow 21 

dk g Charitable Man - After Clouds (Malibu Moon)

3 8-6 (ow2)
Gustavo LarrosaJamie Collyer
6
254857
i
6
Blue, green diamond, green diamonds on sleeves (Golightly Bottom Farm Llc)

Fear The Lati 16 

dk g Fear the Cape - Malati (Forestry)

4 8-12
Darius ThorpeEdward Keenan
7
i
7
Hunter green, tan sash, tan chevrons on sleeves (Michael Atkins)

Late Nite Mike 

dk g Luftikus - Makin the Blues (Makin)

3 8-6 (ow2)
Joseph SchneiderMichael Atkins
8
7736-54
i
8
Orange, Orange Cap (Edwin Tobin)

Amos P 16 

ch g Charitable Man - Miss Penny Candy (Duckhorn)

5 8-12
Jerry VillegasMaryann Iacone
Verdict

The drop back into claiming company can see NOSEY NORTON break his maiden tag tonight and that victory can come at the main expense of Amos P and Dales Shadow.

01:55 Charles Town (USA) (Dirt) 22 Jul 2018

Race 5 - Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $15,435 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

5

1m 1f

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
37-1553
i
1
White, blue yoke, red stars on sleeves (Ftf Racing Llc)

Party Life 22 

dk g Fiber Sonde - Ladies Party (Seattle Slew)

3 8-4 (ow3)
Jerry VillegasAlfred Scott
2
1-944
i
2
White, white cap (Mark Russell)

Eagle Pride 22 

ch g Charitable Man - Early Annuity (Luftikus)

3 8-4
Antonio LopezJames Casey
3
125-541
i
3
Beige, black horse, brown sleeves (Exacta B S Llc)

Laso The Man 42 

dk g Charitable Man - Short Cake Lass (Goldminers Gold)

4 8-8
Gerald AlmodovarKristy Gazzier
4
434-432
i
4
Blue, black star, silver spots on sleeves (John Casey)

He's A Gold Digger 44 

ch g Charitable Man - Diamonds Or Gold (Johannesburg)

5 8-8
Oscar FloresJohn Casey
5
371212
i
5
Black, lime diamonds, lime sleeves (Cross Creek Farm)

Handsome Hunt 30 

dk g Hunt Crossing - Endless Horizon (Western Cat)

4 8-8
Arnaldo BocachicaJeff Runco
6
533572
i
6
White, blue yoke, red stars on sleeves (Ftf Racing Llc)

Mr. Jacoby 22 

gr/ g Fiber Sonde - Aye Jacoby (Aye's Turn)

3 8-4 (ow2)
Fredy PeltrocheAlfred Scott
Verdict

LASO THE MAN is a proven winner at this level and he appears to have plenty in his favour at a track that suits him well. Eagle Pride and Mr. Jacoby can fight it out for the places.

02:22 Charles Town (USA) (Dirt) 22 Jul 2018

Race 6 - Allowance Optional Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $15,435 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

6

7f

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
1745-63
i
1
Royal blue, white diamond belt, white diamonds on sleeves (Michael Neafus)

She's Going Strong 81 

ch m Silver Mountain - Cherie (Afleet)

D
Non Runner
2
31167-4
i
2
Orange, yellow rising sun, yellow sleeves, orange cap (Angela Coombs)

My Adeline 28 

b m Girolamo - Hot Spell (Salt Lake)

D
5 8-8
Antonio LopezJohn Carlisle
3
673211
i
3
Light blue, green ball, green bars on sleeves (John Jones)

I O Ines 23 

ch m English Channel - Call Me Up (Miner's Mark)

D
7 8-8
Jerry VillegasRhea Pennella
4
426262
i
4
Red, blue stars on red and white halved sleeves (Charles Yonker)

Little Cherie 14 

b m Pleasantly Perfect - All Giving (Allen's Prospect)

D BF
5 8-8
Gerald AlmodovarFlint Stites
5
243418
i
5
Kelly green, black diamonds (Cody Beattie)

Sick Love 35 

dk m Where's the Ring - Cosa Rara (Tethra)

D
6 8-8
Jose MontanoCody Beattie
6
1131/12
i
6
Yellow, royal blue shield, royal blue sleeves (Royal Colors Racing, Llc)

Perplexity 28 

b m Colonel John - Shiny Sheet (Press Card)

D
7 8-8
Arnaldo BocachicaJeff Runco
Verdict

PERPLEXITY is a tough and consistent mare and it is hard to see her tasting defeat in a race of this nature. Sick Love could give the selection the most to think about, although She's Going Strong also has valid place claims.

02:49 Charles Town (USA) (Dirt) 22 Jul 2018

Race 7 - Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $15,120 - 9 run - Draw Advantage: None

7

7f

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
528312
i
1
Red, black diamond, black horseshoe, black blocks on sleeves (Nancy Camp)

Pagan Smart 22 

ch g Smarty Jones - Pagan Love (Pentelicus)

3 8-6
Antonio LopezLeslie Condon
2
5-23123
i
2
Teal, yellow sash, teal and yellow halved sleeves (Cristina Vena)

Kite Surfer 22 

ch g Northern Afleet - Coral Cave (Lion Cavern)

D
4 8-8
Victor RodriguezJohn Dillow
3
433256
i
3
Red, white circled white 'rwb', white diamonds on sleeves (Ronney Brown)

Watson 22 

b g Charitable Man - Bright Pyrite (Dance Brightly)

D
4 8-8
Carlos DelgadoRonney Brown
4
434218
i
4
Royal blue, hot pink diamond, hot pink diamonds on sleeves (Elizabeth Meehan)

The Seven Five 22 

gr/ g Denis of Cork - Smart Silver (Two Smart)

D
3 8-6
Grant WhitacreElizabeth Meehan
5
6-55241
i
5
White, maroon bars (Hanson, Sandra And Luxon, Bebe)

Dado's Dream 36 

dk g Brother Derek - Frocks Valley Girl (Saarland)

D
3 8-6
Reshawn LatchmanM Boggs
6
41
i
6
WHITE, black diamond (Hi-Rock Stable)

Rockaround 14 

dk g Bobalicious - Meet Miss Connie (Medford)

D
Non Runner
7
717-522
i
7
Royal blue,  white circled 'jm', blue bars on white sleeves (James Miller)

Owen's Mo 107 

gr/ g Uncle Mo - Petite Fuego (Smoke Glacken)

D BF
3 8-4
Angel CruzKevin Joy
8
21
i
8
GREEN, Grey Blocks, Yellow Chevrons on Sleeves (Nancy Kolb)

Natural Odds 14 

b g Despite The Odds - Naturally (Thunder Gulch)

D
3 8-8
Jose MontanoChristopher Kolb
9
135
i
9
Black, gold diamonds on sleeves, black cap (Copperville Farm)

Shakethenickelbush 22 

gr/ g Tizway - Miss Henny Penny (Half Ours)

D BF
3 8-4
Arnaldo BocachicaJeff Runco
10
5626-77
i
10
Green and yellow diagonal quarters, green and yellow halved sleeves (Jean Rofe)

Owl Run 22 

ch g Charitable Man - Mycrispycream (Distorted Humor)

D
4 8-8
Oscar FloresJean Rofe
11
1-
i
11
blue & black quarters, black collar, blue sleeves, blue cap (David Raim)

Penguin Power 303 

ch g Fiber Sonde - Aye Robbin (Robb)

D
Non Runner
12
7/6-2458
i
12
Yellow, purple hoop (James Holland)

Crafty Estate 15 

ch g Real Estate - Crafty Potion (Crafty Prospector)

D
Non Runner
Verdict

Natural Odds and Kite Surfer both make the shortlist but the nod goes to OWEN'S MO after his two narrow defeats earlier in the year.

03:19 Charles Town (USA) (Dirt) 22 Jul 2018

Race 8 - Claiming (3YO plus)

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

8

6f 110y

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
573151
i
1
Blue, green diamond, green blocks on sleeves (Coleswood Farm, Inc)

Brass Magnolia 21 

b f Great Notion - Southern Brass (Domestic Dispute)

D
4 8-10
Kelvin Morales CruzJeff Runco
2
332425
i
2
Red, white circled white 'rwb', white diamonds on sleeves (Ronney Brown)

Eagles Zone 21 

ch f On Eagles Wings - Minstrel Zone (Winthrop)

D
4 8-8 b
Carlos DelgadoRonney Brown
3
14767-7
i
3
Blue, lime green sash, blue hoops on lime green sleeves, blue cap (Nick Sanna Stables LLC)

Two Hundred Proof 8 

dk f Malibu Moon - All Time High (Awesome Again)

3 8-4
Adrian FloresVernon Greaves
4
89-8486
i
4
Fuchsia, black disc and sleeves (Glenn Harrison)

Di Colas Cowgirl 21 

dk m Cowboy Cal - Aunt Dot (Capote)

D
6 8-8
Joseph SchneiderGlenn Harrison
5
366-733
i
5
White, black diamonds (Willowdale Farms, Ltd)

Flibbertigibbet 21 

ch f Midshipman - Tapitude (Tapit)

D
Non Runner
6
5-35275
i
6
Black, purple panel (Robert Padgette)

Wildlittlestomper 9 

b m Wild About Jon - Reniesmanychances (Numerous)

Non Runner
7
237542
i
7
Light blue, green ball, green bars on sleeves (Jones, John H And Peterson, Devin)

Candy Castle 21 

b m Windsor Castle - Early Signal (Signal)

D
6 8-10
Luis BatistaRhea Pennella
8
642564
i
8
Light Green, Dark Green disc, Dark Green Sleeves (Betty Stehr)

Miss Simon 37 

b m Siente El Trueno - Simon Slew (Native Slew)

D
5 8-10
Javier RiveraJoseph Stehr
9
58-4858
i
9
Orange, Orange Cap (Gerald Coker Jr)

Landra 101 

ch m Luftikus - Up Close (Windsor Castle)

D
6 8-8
Fredy PeltrocheGerald Coker
10
73-5648
i
10
Teal and yellow quarters (Rebecca Kern)

Kiya 21 

b f With Distinction - Gritsie Girl (Boone's Mill)

D
4 8-8
Reshawn LatchmanMichael Sterling
11
576177
i
11
Red, yellow diamond (Naupac, Saturnino And Salon, Nelsi Roman)

Queenie Rules 21 

dk m Windsor Castle - Unlimited Diamond (Citislipper)

Non Runner
Verdict

A tricky race to close the card but the most likeliest winners appears to be BRASS MAGNOLIA after her impressive win over C&D late last month. Candy Castle and Flibbertigibbet can also pick up some prize money.