23:50 Evangeline Downs (USA) 11 Aug 2018

Race 1 - Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $14,805 - 4 run - Draw Advantage: None

1

7f 110y

Fast

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
120-6
i
1
Grey, fushia sleeves (Run For The Cross Llc)

High Providence 12 

b c Wrote - Gonna (Military)

D
Non Runner
2
515-423
i
2
Orange, 'd' on blue ball, blue cuffs (Bobby Dupre)

Irish Prospector 22 

gr/ c Smart Strike - Allegory (Unbridled's Song)

D
4 8-8
Diego SaenzCarl Deville
3
434412
i
3
Blue, 'jgs' on red diamond, red diamonds on sleeves (George Santis)

Invasors Wind 22 

b c Invasor - Pike Place Dancer (Seattle Dancer)

D
4 8-8
Wallynette RodriguezKenneth Westlye
4
738214
i
4
White, Blue Sleeves (Wayne Davis)

Cap Rock Miner 22 

ch g Mineshaft - Project Rose (Not For Love)

D
4 8-8
Ashley BroussardShane Wilson
5
7-1753
i
5
Black, red ball, red and white stars on sleeves (Whispering Oaks Farm LLC)

Morethanfishin 17 

dk g Tale Of The Cat - Divine Lady (Kris S.)

D
Non Runner
6
323244
i
6
White (Badeaux, Sandy And White, Sr , Dale)

Mistake Present 23 

b g Kitten's Joy - Stop The Lights (Storm Cat)

4 8-8
Luis NegronDale White
Verdict

IRISH PROSPECTOR has been knocking on the door and could be let in here, although the downgraded High Providence and Invasors Wind are big threats.

00:18 Evangeline Downs (USA) (Dirt) 12 Aug 2018

Race 2 - Claiming (3YO plus)

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

2

5f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
332136
i
1
Blue, white ball (Keene Thoroughbreds Llc)

Flyin' Orphan 23 

b g Early Flyer - Oh So Notised (Stephanotis)

D
4 8-11
Colby HernandezAllen Milligan
2
6775-99
i
2
Navy, lime green chevrons, lime green sleeves (Mat Investments, Llc)

Burning It Up 38 

ch g Forestry - Kindling (Boundary)

D
5 8-8
Alexis BatistaRobin Redding
3
779312
i
3
Black, red ball, red and white stars on sleeves (Whispering Oaks Farm LLC)

Stage Show 37 

b g Salute the Sarge - Show Me the Stage (Slew The Surgeon)

D
4 8-8
Timothy ThorntonSteven Flint
4
617021
i
4
Yellow (Norvin Maldonado)

My Wise Cat 24 

ch c Flashy Wise Cat - Finest Smile (Finest Hour)

D
3 8-3 (ow2)
Luis NegronShelton Sr Zenon
5
731-574
i
5
Blue, black diamond, white diamonds on sleeves (Jackie Barberito)

Kelcorcee 24 

ch g Ide - Angels Inda Knight (Clever Trick)

D
5 8-8
Carlos MarquezRicky Courville
6
1-66245
i
6
White, Blue Sleeves (Wayne Davis)

Smart Prospector 30 

b g Calibrachoa - Prospect of Love (Suave Prospect)

D
4 8-8
Filemon RodriguezShane Wilson
Verdict

MY WISE CAT made all in style in a similar event here last time out and this in-form speedster may take some catching again. That said, Smart Prospecter is a big threat on the downgrade and Stage Show should have his say as well.

00:46 Evangeline Downs (USA) 12 Aug 2018

Race 3 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $8,190 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

3

5f

Fast

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
874326
i
1
Blue, yellow disc, blue and yellow hooped sleeves (Virgadamo, Rodney And Bonura, Keith)

Confederate Yell 10 

dk g Ole Rebel - Kicks (Honour And Glory)

BF
4 8-8
Diego SaenzJustin Jeansonne
2
296518
i
2
Blue, 'd' on white diamond, black stripe and grey cuffs on white sleeves (Noel's Racing Stable)

Silver Zephyr 30 

gr/ g Due Date - Sunny Isles (Stormy Atlantic)

3 8-3 (ow2)
Luis NegronDane Noel
3
738416
i
3
Yellow, white diamond frame, white diamonds on sleeves (Benard Chatters)

Black Justice 23 

dk g Orthodox - Jenny'star (It's No Joke)

D
4 8-5
Wallynette RodriguezBenard Chatters
4
167447
i
4
Gold, purple stars, green cuffs (Bonnie Wall)

Flirtation Device 28 

dk g Midnight Lute - Born Flirt (Speightstown)

D
4 8-5
Carlos QuinonesSamuel Breaux
5
354325
i
5
Blue, lime ball, lime balls on sleeves (Antonia Noonan)

Perdido Wildcat 41 

ch g D'Wildcat - Boldest Of All (Bold Executive)

D
6 8-11
Carlos MarquezJose Torres
6
9-95336
i
6
Blue, white diamond hoop (Ronda Hutchinson)

Countach 22 

dk g Saint Afleet - Kissinette (Kissin Kris)

D
Non Runner
7
746653
i
7
Black, turquoise sash (Elite Thoroughbred Racing LLC)

Whistling Wind 22 

b g Osidy - Why the Wind (Miswaki)

D
Non Runner
Verdict

PERDIDO WILDCAT's second in a higher grade two starts ago and that proven turf form earns him the vote over Black Justice, who debuts no grass. Whistling Wind completes the shortlist.

01:14 Evangeline Downs (USA) (Dirt) 12 Aug 2018

Race 4 - Claiming (3YO plus)

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

4

6f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
228133
i
1
Black, blue horseshoe (Cori White Bulot)

Foxy Miss 22 

b f Into Mischief - Cofresi Tesoro (Successful Appeal)

D
4 8-8
Diego SaenzHoward Alonzo
2
532354
i
2
Yellow, red armlets on Sleeves (Linda Sternberger)

Pam's Meadow 42 

ch m Custom For Carlos - Band Of Time (Time Bandit)

D BF
5 8-8
Timothy ThorntonHoward Alonzo
3
1/56-14
i
3
White, red hoop, red cuffs on sleeves (Lourd, Iii, Harvey And Romero, Larry J)

Come On Nancy 22 

b m Salute the Sarge - Spreading the News (Cahill Road)

D
5 8-8
Thomas PompellHarvey III Lourd
4
878143
i
4
Blue, white ball (Keene Thoroughbreds Llc)

Quiet Flattering 15 

b f Flat Out - Quiet Grandeur (Quiet American)

3 8-6
Colby HernandezAllen Milligan
5
734526
i
5
Blue (Kathy Reeves)

Eight Grand 22 

dk m Grand Slam - Walloon (Alphabet Soup)

D
5 8-11
Filemon RodriguezShane Wilson
6
333231
i
6
Black (Arthur Pike, Iii)

Tiz One Fee 24 

dk f Tiz The One - Jenifee (Menifee)

D
4 8-8 b1
Ashley BroussardArthur Pike
7
543457
i
7
Lime green, lime green armlets on black sleeves (Gm Assets Llc)

Top Figure 106 

b m Big Top Cat - Figurative (Broad Brush)

D
6 8-8
Roberto MoralesShane Meche
Verdict

FOXY MISS has a few of these held on her third-placed finishes the last twice and she looks the one to beat today. Pam's Meadow and Come On Nancy are feared most.

01:42 Evangeline Downs (USA) 12 Aug 2018

Race 5 - Maiden Special Weight (3YO plus)

Winner $14,175 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

5

5f

Fast

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
5-880
i
1
Blue, 'mw' on white ball, blue and white striped sleeves (Melissa Wells)

Grasshopping Julie 10 

gr/ f Grasshopper - Julie Mon (Maria's Mon)

3 8-3
Devin MagnonMelissa Wells
2
3241
i
2
Kelly Green, white armlets (Thomas Galvin)

Joey G 10 

ch f Tiz The One - Johanna G (Johannesburg)

D
3 8-3
Timothy ThorntonPatricia West
3
22-65
i
3
Red, black blocks, black ball (Tye Smith)

Blowin Your Mind 182 

b f Saint Afleet - Mind Blowing (Friends Lake)

3 8-3
Thomas PompellScott Gelner
4
6
i
4
Pink, brown balls, pink diamonds and cuffs on brown sleeves (Ted Broussard)

Executive Council 36 

b f Closing Argument - Place Saint Michel (Zarbyev)

3 8-3 (ow3)
Theodrick LedetVincent Broussard
5
2/449-73
i
5
Orange, orange cuffs on white sleeves (Markel Romero Ii)

Skedaddle Babe 18 

b m Salute the Sarge - Reckon (Devil His Due)

Non Runner
6
i
6
Black, yellow sleeves (Chrislin Llc)

Sixteen Punches 

gr/ f Dialed In - Bronze Abe (Two Punch)

3 8-3
Ashley BroussardRicky Courville
7
0-450
i
7
Dark blue with 'g h', blue sleeves, white cuffs (Gloria Henry)

Scarlet's Causeway 121 

ch f Niagara Causeway - Hennessy's Deeds (Hennessy)

Withdrawn
8
i
8
Blue, 'mw' on white ball, blue and white striped sleeves (Melissa Wells)

Bernice D'wildcat 

ch f D'Wildcat - Sharp Zarby (Zarbyev)

Withdrawn
Verdict

JOEY G was first past the post in a similar event at the start of the most, only to lose the race in the stewards' room and she can get her deserved victory today.The downgraded Blowing Your Mind can make her work for it, though, and Sixteen Punches is a respected newcomer.

02:10 Evangeline Downs (USA) (Dirt) 12 Aug 2018

Race 6 - Claiming (3YO plus)

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

6

7f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
241376
i
1
White, Silver Chevrons (Joseph Boxie)

Costa Sugar 16 

ch f Costa Rising - Akiane (Stormy Atlantic)

4 8-8
Cristina BonillaJoseph Boxie
2
413626
i
2
Orange, black stripes on sleeves (Faulk, Anthony And Bms Racing Stable (sarah Delany))

Causation 10 

dk f Creative Cause - Opportunity Lost (Graeme Hall)

D
Non Runner
3
5-37215
i
3
Blue, white ball (Keene Thoroughbreds Llc)

New Lucky Penny 16 

dk m Archarcharch - Miss M V P (Grand Slam)

D
5 8-11
Ashley BroussardAllen Milligan
4
786444-
i
4
Green And Yellow Halves, Green And Yellow Halved Sleeves (Mervin Holland)

Express Yourself 225 

ch m Unbridled Express - Queen's Dynasty (Mecke)

D
6 8-11
Roberto MoralesMervin Holland
5
583511
i
5
Pink, purple diamonds on front, purple sleeves, pink cuffs (Edward Johnston Racing Stables, Inc)

Old Fashion Amour 28 

ch f Old Fashioned - Sweet Ruston (Lydgate)

D
3 8-3
Colby HernandezEdward Johnston
6
242841
i
6
Orange, white diamond, white diamonds on sleeves (Gerard Perron)

Miss Guretta 22 

ch m Giant Fun - Magical Mia (Gold Fever)

D
5 8-8
Timothy ThorntonGerard Perron
7
613142
i
7
Red, pink diamonds, red diamonds on pink sleeves (Red Rose Racing)

Half Way Up 30 

gr/ f Half Ours - Wood Art (Avenue Of Flags)

D BF
4 8-8
Diego SaenzScott Gelner
8
2-21233
i
8
Navy, gold stripe on sleeves, gold cap (Dream Walkin Farms, Inc)

Skeeter 59 

ch f Ice Box - Laynee's Moose (Cactus Ridge)

D
4 8-11 b1
Gerard MelanconHarlan Boutte
Verdict

OLD FASHION ARMOUR has hacked up over shorter on her last two starts and will take some catching if getting this extra furlong. If not, then Miss Guretta could swoop to complete a C&D double. Half Way Up should give a good account.

02:38 Evangeline Downs (USA) 12 Aug 2018

Race 7 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $8,505 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

7

1m

Fast

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
587445
i
1
Hot pink, black stripes on sleeves (Bridget Richards)

Trust In Diane 21 

gr/ f Macho Uno - Forbidden Brew (Milwaukee Brew)

D
4 8-11
Colby HernandezCorale Richards
2
162243
i
2
Blue, 'jgs' on red diamond, red diamonds on sleeves (George Santis)

Jokers Queen 9 

dk f It's No Joke - First Wife (Private Terms)

D
4 8-11
Wallynette RodriguezKenneth Westlye
3
758877
i
3
Red and white (Logan Beech)

Cinco Cinco Diez 28 

ch m Ruler's Court - Graceful Touch (Touch Gold)

D
8 8-8
Odilon MartinezClyde Moran
4
387526
i
4
Green, white sash, green diamonds and cuffs on white sleeves (Paul Potier)

Classy And Rich 21 

dk m Cherokee Beau - Rich And Classy (You And I)

D
7 8-8
Alfredo ContrerasJudy Beavin
5
78-8353
i
5
White, blue disc, red sleeves (Double Dam Farm LLC)

Hopette 21 

dk m Musket Man - Hope List (List)

D
5 8-8
Gerard MelanconDelmar Caldwell
6
57-5362
i
6
Black (Renee Foret)

Abena 21 

ch m Big Brown - Mrs. Debbie M (War Chant)

D
Non Runner
7
133141
i
7
Black, white disc, orange sleeves, white bars (Daniel Family Farms LLC)

Runaway Romance 15 

dk f Flower Alley - Skipping Town (Leestown)

D
Non Runner
Verdict

Abena had a few of these behind when a good second latest but may have to play second fiddle again, this time to RUNAWAY ROMANCE. The latter hacked up over this C&D latest and this doesn't look any tougher.

03:06 Evangeline Downs (USA) (Dirt) 12 Aug 2018

Race 8 - Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $16,695 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

8

5f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
463521
i
1
Blue, white star, white stars on red sleeves (Brian Schweda)

Swinging Greeley 22 

b g Greeley's Galaxy - Swinging Gate (Native Regent)

D
3 8-6
Gerard MelanconBrian Schweda
2
1
i
2
White, green hoop, white sleeves, green armlets, white cap (Brittlyn Stable, Inc)

Fender Baby 36 

b f Star Guitar - Our New Empire (Empire Maker)

D
4 8-6
Kerwin ClarkAllen Landry
3
06468-1
i
3
Yellow, red diamonds on sleeves (J Patrick Lee Racing LLC)

Farewell Time 15 

dk g Time Bandit - Adieu And Farewell (Fraser River)

D
4 8-8
Timothy ThorntonHoward Alonzo
4
523114
i
4
Black, gold crossed sashes, gold sleeves (Nelson Bordelon)

C C Harris 36 

b g Custom For Carlos - Double Blend (Double Honor)

D
3 8-6
Roberto MoralesW Calhoun
5
41
i
5
White, orange stripes (Andre Caubarreaux)

Allthewaywithtaye 22 

gr/ g Half Ours - L'apparita (Ghostzapper)

D
3 8-3
Cristina BonillaKenward Bernis
6
1
i
6
Blue, red diamond hoop, red diamonds on sleeves (Landry, Stephen, Broussard, Joel And Bernard, Matthew)

Phat And Fast 49 

ch g Songandaprayer - Mattie Kate (Major Impact)

D
3 8-6
Colby HernandezJr Albert Stall,
7
293043
i
7
Green, white ball, green diamonds on white sleeves (Robert Wyres)

Tee's Black Irish 10 

gr/ g Half Ours - Blackberry Kisses (Doneraile Court)

D
3 8-3
Ashley BroussardMelissa Wells
Verdict

FENDER BABY and Phat And East both ran out easy winners on debut and looks pretty useful, but the former did so more impressively and just gets the nod to make it two from two here. Farewell Time also hacked up latest and is respected.

03:34 Evangeline Downs (USA) (Dirt) 12 Aug 2018

Race 9 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $5,670 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

9

6f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
67-2532
i
1
White, red Stars, red Sleeves (Sandy Badeaux)

U S Officer 10 

b g U S Ranger - Lacey Officer (Officer)

D BF
4 8-11
Timothy ThorntonDale White
2
9-24527
i
2
Blue, white stars, white cuffs (Robert Landry)

Stihl Harbor 10 

dk g Harborage - Princess Dare (Zuppardo's Prince)

D
6 8-8
Alfredo ContrerasBrent Delahoussaye
3
85049-9
i
3
Orange, white diamond, white diamonds on sleeves (Gerard Perron)

Mr. Shad 211 

b g Giant Fun - Red Royal (Red Ransom)

D
6 8-8
Cristina BonillaGerard Perron
4
6-85066
i
4
Gold, blue 'v', blue 'v' on sleeves (Geralynn Broussard)

Raising A Star 15 

gr/ g Fusaichi Rock Star - St.josephnashleigh (Risen Star)

D
9 8-8
Theodrick LedetVincent Broussard
5
318773
i
5
Blue, 'jgs' on red diamond, red diamonds on sleeves (Scott Gelner)

Cadillac Carter 15 

b g Half Ours - Katilac Ofthestars (Katowice)

6 8-8
Thomas PompellScott Gelner
6
342623
i
6
Red, blue fleur de lys,  white diamonds on sleeves (Allen Landry)

He's A Lady Tamer 10 

ch g Lion Tamer - Dana's Lucky Lady (Lucky Lionel)

5 8-8
Kerwin ClarkAllen Landry
7
36-4378
i
7
White, red hoops, red horse, white stars on blue sleeves (Paul Gary)

Ty's Bandit 15 

dk g Time Bandit - Ghaza Run (Ghazi)

D
8 8-8
Don LeBlancPaul Gary
Verdict

U S OFFICER has been threatening to score and this looks a good opportunity for him to gain a deserved victory, possibly at the main expense of Cadillac Carter and He's A Lady Tamer.