18:15 Delaware Park (USA) (Dirt) 24 Sep 2018

Race 1 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $7,560 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

1

1m 70y

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
73105
i
1

Kelly's Ford 29 

dk f Lone Star Special - Stolen Gem (Exploit)

D
3 8-5
Carol CedenoJoan Reynolds
2
4289-65
i
2

Ephesians Six 32 

gr/ f Paddy O'prado - To The Crowd (Take Me Out)

3 8-5 (ow1)
Reylu GutierrezJamie Ness
3
879551
i
3

Demelza 16 

b f Point Of Entry - Harley Queen (Macho Uno)

D
3 8-8
Ricardo ChiappeAnn Merryman
4
856341
i
4

Flamingo Chick 16 

dk f Two Step Salsa - Pretty Wild Chick (Wildcat Heir)

D
3 8-8 (ow1)
Pablo RodriguezStacy Hendry
5
541634
i
5

Sheza Sassy Lady 32 

gr/ f Our Celebration - Grey Beth (Wekiva Springs)

D
3 8-5
Angel SuarezGerald Bennett
6
145324
i
6

Estrella Grande 14 

b f Friesan Fire - Susquehanna River (Trippi)

D
3 8-5
Jose BetancourtCesar Nambo
Verdict

Sheza Sassy Lady and Estrella Grande have both been running well without getting their heads in front of late so warrant consideration. However, the vote goes to DEMELZA, who won last time in a higher grade and can drop this level with ease.

18:45 Delaware Park (USA) (Dirt) 24 Sep 2018

Race 2 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $8,820 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

2

5f 110y

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
365611
i
1

Roraima Dos 21 

b f Gone Astray - Birds Up (Wagon Limit)

D
4 8-6
Carol CedenoPenny Pearce
2
342112
i
2
Purple, yellow quarters, yellow sleeves (Moshe Mark)

Misses Knight 18 

ch m Misremembered - Wonderwho'sbest (Three Wonders)

D
Non Runner
3
234236
i
3

Dancin Debbie 21 

dk f Two Step Salsa - Debbie's a Trip (Trippi)

D
4 8-6
Reylu GutierrezRalph Riviezzo
4
211374
i
4

Double Down Donna 44 

b f Tale Of The Cat - Jumpin Jacqueline (Mr. Sinatra)

D
3 8-3 (ow2)
Angel SuarezGregory Sacco
5
543958
i
5

Midday Prayer 92 

b f Redeemed - Market At Midday (Yonaguska)

D
4 8-6
Ramon ParishAndrew Williams
6
171375
i
6

Releasethe Glacken 8 

gr/ f Smoke Glacken - Win Kitty (Forest Wildcat)

D
4 8-6
Jose GarciaWilfredo Caraballo
7
241351
i
7

Scorpion Dancer 9 

b m Scorpion - Straight Fama (Straight Man)

D
5 8-6
Ricardo ChiappeJose Rodriguez
Verdict

RORAIMA DOS comes into this in excellent form, having won her last two on the bounce, and she looks the one to side with at the expense of Double Down Donna and Dancin Debbie.

19:15 Delaware Park (USA) 24 Sep 2018

Race 3 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $8,820 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

3

5f

Sloppy

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
58
i
1

Geronimo's Spirit 11 

b g Astrology - Capitol View (Sports View)

3 8-5
Antonio QuilesWallace Neilson
2
6-79682
i
2
Light blue, red panel, white armlets on sleeves, Light blue cap (D Peck)

Lambano 21 

b g Temple City - Mississippi Lights (Majestic Light)

Non Runner
3
84544
i
3

Scoop N Nailz 9 

b g Rock Slide - Marzes (Powerscourt)

3 8-9
Pablo RodriguezHubert Gaffney
4
i
4

Radcliffe Royale 

dk c Narrative - Tres Linda (Marquetry)

4 8-12
Jose BetancourtKelly Deiter
5
7955
i
5

Smoky Blues 35 

gr/ g Jafmil - Smoky Belle (Macho Uno)

3 8-9
Angel SuarezGerald Bennett
6
6372
i
6

Boondoggle 15 

b g Gone Clubbing - Golden Margarita (Stop The Music)

4 8-12
Keiber CoaElizabeth Brand
7
3794-85
i
7
Red, white slvs (Amy Albright)

The Stranger 19 

b g U S Ranger - Credenza (Lord Carlos)

Non Runner
Verdict

SMOKY BLUES has shown little so far in his career but a significant drop in grade could prove the key to his chances. Lambano and Boondoggle both warrant respect on their recent efforts.

19:45 Delaware Park (USA) (Dirt) 24 Sep 2018

Race 4 - Claiming (3YO plus)

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

4

1m 70y

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
442136
i
1

Supah Czech 58 

b g Uncle Mo - Supah Jackie (Mecke)

D
5 8-8
Augusto MarinMichael Gorham
2
677746
i
2

Belly Dancer 16 

ch h Eskendereya - Prosper (Affirmed)

D
5 8-6
Jose GarciaPhilip Aristone
3
591223
i
3
Navy blue, gold sleeves (Timothy Hopkins)

Awesome Bill 21 

gr/ g Awesome Again - Cozy Gain (Cozzene)

D BF
Non Runner
4
622434
i
4

Champions Maternal 21 

ch g Giant's Causeway - Danceinthesunlight (A.P. Indy)

D
4 8-6
Trevor McCarthyAndrew Simoff
5
543215
i
5

Pleiadian 28 

ch g Indy Wind - Prettyatthetable (Point Given)

D
8 8-8
Carol CedenoKieron Magee
6
437156
i
6

Tipit 44 

gr/ g Awesome Again - Redreamit (Tapit)

D
5 8-6
Keiber CoaScott Lake
7
215555
i
7

Nicaradalic Rocks 21 

dk g Rock Slide - Letmeaskuaquestion (Outflanker)

D
5 8-6
Angel SuarezHubert Gaffney
8
431223
i
8
Yellow, yellow bars on green sleeves (Old Coach Farm)

San Cristo 16 

dk h El Prado - Powerful Nation (Turkoman)

D
Non Runner
Verdict

AWESOME BILL has been in very consistent form over the past couple of months, and he looks the most likely winner in the field over Pleiadian and Supah Czech.

20:15 Delaware Park (USA) 24 Sep 2018

Race 5 - Maiden Special Weight (3YO plus)

Winner $21,420 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

5

7f 110y

Sloppy

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
23-
i
1

Keoni 346 

dk g Medford - Dina's Song (Seattle Song)

BF
5 8-10
Robert PazMichael Pearson
2
23
i
2

Bulland 20 

b g Corinthian - Zubani (Proud Citizen)

3 8-7
Jose BetancourtFenneka Bentley
3
4
i
3

Tapir 35 

ch c Tapizar - Lost Badge (Badge Of Silver)

3 8-7
Carol CedenoJerenesto Torrez
4
i
4

Haz A Notion 

dk g Great Notion - Haz The Beat (Domestic Dispute)

3 8-7
Angel SuarezFenneka Bentley
5
566-2
i
5

Walk Thru Fire 35 

b g Jump Start - Hurricane Helen (Candy Stripes)

4 8-10 b1
Martin SolisGeorge Coyle
6
6465
i
6
Burgundy, cream triangle, burgundy bars on cream sleeves (Gunpowder Farms Llc)

Tachyon 70 

b c Brilliant Speed - Aquapazza (Stormy Atlantic)

Non Runner
7
44322
i
7

Bernardian 37 

dk c Bernardini - Ruthian (Rahy)

3 8-7
Brian PedrozaMichael Stidham
8
7-5
i
8

Itshouldbefine 16 

b g Great Notion - Layaway Plan (Silver Charm)

4 8-10
Maicol InirioWilliam Meister
9
26-3233
i
9
Black, white disc, teal diamonds on sleeves, black & teal quartered cap (Bell Gable Stable Llc)

Jag 32 

ch g Midshipman - Precious Penny (Harlan's Holiday)

Non Runner
10
98
i
10
White, red diamonds, red armlets, black diamonds on sleeves (Hi-Rock Stable)

Zy 82 

dk g Bobalicious - Generous Gift (Victory Gallop)

Non Runner
Verdict

JAG was disappointing on his latest start when third here over further. However, his form before that suggests it was a one off and he can get the better of Bernardian and Tachyon.

20:45 Delaware Park (USA) (Dirt) 24 Sep 2018

Race 6 - Claiming (3YO plus)

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

6

6f

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
331215
i
1

Celtic Queen 14 

ch f Heavy Breathing - My Dancing Trick (Favorite Trick)

D
3 8-8
Deirdre PanasJr Peter Wasiluk,
2
761532
i
2

Golda 14 

ch f Old Fashioned - Itsmylife (Storm Cat)

D
3 8-5
Angel SuarezAndrew Simoff
3
773521
i
3

Revolving Account 19 

dk f Revolving - Cat in the Tree (Forest Wildcat)

D
3 8-8
Keiber CoaDaniel Velazquez
4
3-47123
i
4

Sadie's Magic 19 

dk m Street Magician - Partner's Devon (Two Davids)

D BF
5 8-8 (ow1)
Pablo RodriguezJesus Cruz
5
137234
i
5

Banana Kova 25 

ch f In the Woods - Annakova (Peaks and Valleys)

D
4 8-8
Trevor McCarthyII James Lawrence,
6
162544
i
6

Nobody's Angel 19 

dk f Street Cry - Graser (Motivator)

D
4 8-8
Reylu GutierrezJeff Talley
7
71961
i
7

Ballerina Kitten 7 

ch f Kitten's Joy - Lead Me On (Broken Vow)

D
3 8-8
Augusto MarinMichael Gorham
Verdict

Sadie's Magic is sure to be popular here and has to be considered along with Golda. However, preference is for REVOLVING ACCOUNT who can see off fellow recent winner Ballerina Kitten.

21:15 Delaware Park (USA) 24 Sep 2018

Race 7 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $8,820 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

7

5f

Sloppy

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
68
i
1
Shamrock green, gold diamond (M Reardon)

Wedding Salsa 37 

dk f Two Step Salsa - Wedding Bells Soon (Indy King)

Non Runner
2
276456
i
2

Princess Nekia 19 

dk f Take Charge Indy - Bristol Pistol (Regal Classic)

3 8-6
Angel SuarezJr Steve Epley,
3
646
i
3
White, Purple Hoops, White And Purple Halved Sleeves (Ralph Frame)

Rivetrix 16 

dk f Despite The Odds - L'anch (Bernstein)

Non Runner
4
956655
i
4

Pennyfeather 16 

gr/ f The Factor - Bet On The Blue (E Dubai)

3 8-8
Pablo RodriguezRobert Helmetag
5
5-34740
i
5

Regal Treasure 19 

b m Value Plus - Valley Queen (Peaks and Valleys)

5 8-7
Vince HallidayRandy Nunley
6
2
i
6

Brooksley 60 

gr/ f Tiz Wonderful - C C Forever (Doneraile Court)

4 8-11
Trevor McCarthyAndrew Simoff
7
737
i
7

Talks In Her Sleep 30 

dk f Morning Line - Meet At Lola's (Smoke Glacken)

3 8-4
Antonio QuilesWallace Neilson
8
950864
i
8
Red, green sash, green sleeves (Baltazar Galvan)

Personal Server 16 

b f It's No Joke - Pocomo Princess (Lucky Lionel)

Non Runner
9
5-4
i
9
Blue, gold wreath, gold circle on green sleeves (Clyde Martin, Jr)

Angels Altar 30 

ch m Runnintothealter - Lights Out Angel (Colony Light)

Non Runner
10
622574
i
10

Dorcas Carey 39 

gr/ f Exchange Rate - More Than Magic (More Than Ready)

BF
3 8-6
Victor CarrascoKeith Nations
11
556626
i
11
Orange, white sleeves, orange hoops and cap (Susan Moyer)

Stacie's Daughter 2 

dk m Fidrych - Stacie's Sister (Parfaitement)

Non Runner
12
5-368
i
12
White,red ball, white star on red sleeves (South View Stables)

Red Bomber 20 

b f Big Brown - Proud Runner (Proud Citizen)

Non Runner
13
85-7336
i
13
Purple, yellow chevron, yellow chevrons on sleeves (Michael Shea)

Spicy Dancer 18 

ch m Capitano - Dashing Dancer (My Favorite Grub)

BF
Non Runner
14
6794
i
14
Dark blue, white yoke (Bushwood Stables LLC)

Off The Bourbon 14 

ch f Curlin - Laurel Lassie (Shinko Forest)

Non Runner
Verdict

BROOKSLEY knocked on the door on debut and having shown plenty of encouraging signs then can go one better here. Angels Altar could build on her seasonal bow, with Personal Server also noted.

21:45 Delaware Park (USA) (Dirt) 24 Sep 2018

Race 8 - Allowance Optional Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $25,200 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

8

1m 70y

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
542167
i
1

Wowwhatabrat 21 

b m Louis Quatorze - Kim The Brat (Smart Strike)

D
6 8-9
Anthony NunezJohn Worsley
2
3-21413
i
2

Forever Liesl 36 

dk f Mineshaft - Ava Pie (Distorted Humor)

D
4 8-9
Victor CarrascoMichelle Nevin
3
2-15233
i
3

Nyx Warrior 25 

dk m Majestic Warrior - Shelterfromastorm (Chester House)

D
5 8-7
Andrew WolfsontCody Beattie
4
565-215
i
4

You Know Too 21 

b f Colonel John - Palais Versailles (Pulpit)

D
4 8-9
Alex CintronMichael Gorham
5
175316
i
5

Vente To Go 37 

dk f El Padrino - O K to Love (Not For Love)

D
3 8-6
Jose GarciaCesar Nambo
6
71292-3
i
6
Royal blue, grey blocks on royal blue sleeves (Jeremiah Kane)

Sine Wave 119 

b f Big Brown - Curlina (Cuvee)

D
Non Runner
Verdict

YOU KNOW TOO is a respected performer at this level and can make amends to the supporters who backed her into favouritism last time. Forever Liesl has to be high on the shortlist, with Sine Wave capable of building on her seasonal reappearance.

22:15 Delaware Park (USA) (Dirt) 24 Sep 2018

Race 9 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

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

9

6f

Sloppy (Dirt)

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

Justa Scratch 

ch c Freedom Child - Top Kitty (Hennessy)

3 8-8
Jose BetancourtKelly Deiter
2
08946
i
2

Bay Street Bob 11 

b g He's Crafty - Bay Street Barbara (Victory Gallop)

3 8-5
Robert PazGordon Saleem
3
457
i
3

Benny Jr. 11 

dk g Benny the Bull - Ella And Sarah (Bob and John)

3 8-5
Shannon UskeRobert Raymond
4
772402
i
4

Hero Of Fire 7 

dk c Hero Of Order - Made Of Fire (Monarchos)

3 8-8
Jose GarciaGennadi Dorochenko
5
485766
i
5

I'm Running Late 30 

gr/ c Imperialism - Kirby's Babe (Sultry Song)

4 8-11 b1
Antonio QuilesRaymond Stifano
6
356853
i
6

Conquistodor Fuego 23 

b g Friesan Fire - Tricky Luck (Norquestor)

5 8-8
Tais LyapustinaCarlos Mancilla
7
676423
i
7

Col. North 11 

ch g Cool Coal Man - E Street Bourbon (E Dubai)

3 8-8
Jomar OrtegaJose Rodriguez
8
9
i
8

Mrmistakenidentity 21 

b g Louis Quatorze - Seven Counties (Wayne County)

3 8-8
Angel SuarezRandy Nunley
Verdict

HERO OF FIRE was a handy second last time and could be the one to side with here. The consistent Conquistodor Fuego and Col. North are others to note.