18:10 Finger Lakes (USA) (Dirt) 20 Jun 2018

Race 1 - Claiming (3YO plus)

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

1

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
3234-21
i
1
Royal blue, white diamond hoop, white seams on sleeves (Diamond Card Racing Stable, Lecesse, Michael A And Bisso, Louis A)

Sugar Pi Squared 13 

dk m Einstein - Sugar Dame (Ghostzapper)

D
5 8-12
Elias PeltrocheMichael Lecesse
2
14427-7
i
2
White, royal blue large spots, white dots on red sleeves, red cap (M Ferraro)

Crazy Love 16 

dk m Freud - Love Strikes (Smart Strike)

D
5 8-12
Jaime RodriguezM Ferraro
3
241-864
i
3
Blue, two black hoops, black chevrons on sleeves (Richard Bennett)

Midnight Candy 16 

dk m Midnight Lute - Amura (Pulpit)

D
6 8-12
Joel SoneDonna Bireta
4
2214-22
i
4
Purple, turquoise braces and 'bjm', turquoise blocks on sleeves (Betty Murphy)

Abbie's Butterfly 16 

dk m Suave - Gift of Giving (Regal Classic)

D BF
7 8-12
Wilfredo RohenaJr Daniel Conway,
5
63335-4
i
5
Lime green, black yoke and 'kw', black sleeves, two lime hoops (Kathryn Wright)

Soul Opposition 9 

ch m Thunder Gulch - Soul Possession (Belong To Me)

D
8 8-12
Emanuel Diego DeJames Wright
Verdict

ABBIE'S BUTTERFLY has filled second place in her last two starts and she can be supported to go one better this evening. Sugar Pi Squared is an obvious threat given her recent victory, while Soul Opposition is the pick of the remainder.

18:37 Finger Lakes (USA) (Dirt) 20 Jun 2018

Race 2 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $5,670 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

2

5f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
759-876
i
1
red and white checks, red and white halved sleeves (Ulises Gonzalez)

Lexsoya 9 

dk m Griffinite - Clear Pouch (Pembroke)

D
7 8-12
Rafael Jr RohenaUlises Gonzalez
2
8-45454
i
2
Blue, white cross sashes, white and blue blocks on sleeves (Harris Dukes)

Glass Zealing 9 

ch m Here's Zealous - Boss Tiffany (Commendable)

D
7 8-12
Michael Jr DavilaHarris Dukes
3
0-64615
i
3
Yellow, royal blue ball, yellow unicorn, blue stars on sleeves (Nancy McCabe)

Little Nell 9 

b m Discreetly Mine - Semichi (Brushed On)

D
6 8-12
Carlos CamiloNancy McCabe
4
8-53452
i
4
Green, red sash, white sleeves, two red hoops (Joseph Cabrera)

Rose Of Sicily 9 

ch m Touch Gold - Livermore Valley (Mt. Livermore)

D
6 8-12
Rodolfo IgnacioJoseph Cabrera
5
716876
i
5
Black and purple diagonal quarters, black sleeves, green chevrons (Alexandra Hillegass)

Mahvelous Marie 11 

b f Jersey Town - Deli Lama (Langfuhr)

3 8-7 (ow3)
Manuel MeleanAlexandra Hillegass
6
4515-63
i
6
Black and blue diamonds, black and white diabolo on sleeves (Christine Nunn)

Frosty Zen 15 

gr/ m Frost Giant - Zen Princess (El Corredor)

D
6 8-12
Jose BaezChristine Nunn
Verdict

ROSE OF SICILY's recent form suggests that she can beat Frosty Zen and Little Nell to the victory in the race of this nature.

19:05 Finger Lakes (USA) (Dirt) 20 Jun 2018

Race 3 - Maiden Special Weight (3YO plus)

Winner $11,970 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

3

1m 70y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
85235-4
i
1
Royal Blue, Grey Triangle, Grey sleeves (Paul Barrow)

D J Advantage 35 

ch g Touch Gold - Weefc (Tapit)

5 8-12
Oscar GomezPaul Barrow
2
452453-
i
2
Yellow, black diamond hoop, black seams on sleeves (Valerie Morrison)

Toyshop 232 

gr/ g Alphabet Soup - Haunted Honeymoon (Eastern Echo)

5 8-12
Emanuel Diego DeJames Wright
3
325224
i
3
Black, purple chevrons, purple sleeves, black chevrons (Ford, Tracie And Hook, Paul)

Quality Island 11 

b g Quality Road - Island Hop (Dynaformer)

3 8-7
Jaime RodriguezAmber Cobb
4
4225-23
i
4
Kelly green, gold circle and 'n', gold chevrons on sleeves (Windy Lea Farms)

Hazen's Notch 25 

dk g D' Funnybone - Continuous Melody (Forest Camp)

5 8-12
Joel SoneJonathan Buckley
5
9-6
i
5
Fluorescent orange, black cross sashes, two black hoops on sleeves (Wheaton, Beverly And Bennett, Mary Ada)

Our Golden Lad 11 

b g Golden Missile - Quite By Chance (Fortunate Prospect)

3 8-7 (ow3)
Manuel MeleanBeverly Wheaton
Verdict

The three that stand out are Hazen's Notch, Quality Island and TOYSHOP with the the nod going to the latter because his form in 2017 was rock-solid and he has joined a yard who are in top form at the moment.

19:31 Finger Lakes (USA) (Dirt) 20 Jun 2018

Race 4 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $6,615 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

4

1m 39y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
642-614
i
1
Black, white yoke, white sleeves, black seams (Adonai Racing Stable)

Saigon Times 8 

b m Patriot Act - Blue Ginger (Ordway)

D
6 8-12
Andy Sanchez HernandezIlmar Loaiza
2
66516-6
i
2
red and white blocks, red and white halved sleeves (Ulises Gonzalez)

Floria Tosca 32 

b f Boys At Tosconova - Dyna Might (Dynaformer)

D
4 8-12
Oscar GomezUlises Gonzalez
3
29315-7
i
3
Hunter Green, White Ball,  White sleeves, Green Diabolo, Green Cap (Guy LaMotta)

Saratoga By Design 20 

ch m Eddington - Designer Phone (Phone Trick)

D
6 8-12
Joel CruzGabriel Goodwin
4
0918-46
i
4
Royal blue, gold circle and 'gf', white stripes on sleeves (Goodwin Farms)

Elostorm 20 

ch m Indygo Shiner - Ommadon's Storm (Ommadon)

D
5 8-12
Emanuel Diego DeGabriel Goodwin
5
1452-41
i
5
Gold, aqua diamond hoop, aqua diamonds on sleeves (La Marca Stable)

Mistretta 16 

dk m Desert Warrior - Kawajlain (Claramount)

D
9 8-12
Luis PerezJr Daniel Conway,
6
132/916-
i
6
White, red diamond frame, red diamonds on sleeves, white cap (Preferred Pals Stable)

Lovely Lanie 244 

b m One Nice Cat - Waltz Me Matilda (Cryptoclearance)

D
7 8-12
John Jr DavilaChris Englehart
7
44324-1
i
7
White and blue triangular thirds, white sleeves, blue hoop (Joemar Racing Stables Llc)

Dance For Joe 32 

dk m Stonesider - Dance Kuntakete (Dance Brightly)

D
7 8-12
Wilfredo RohenaJr Daniel Conway,
Verdict

SAIGON TIMES won a $5000 claimer over C&D two starts ago and she was not disgraced when upped in grade last time out. Saratoga By Design and Dance For Joe are others to consider.

19:58 Finger Lakes (USA) (Dirt) 20 Jun 2018

Race 5 - Claiming (3YO plus)

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

5

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
5-33523
i
1
red and white blocks, red and white halved sleeves (Ulises Gonzalez)

Westerday 9 

ch m Bustin Stones - Forest Star (Forest Camp)

D
8 8-12
Jeremias FloresUlises Gonzalez
2
537256
i
2
Black and grey halved (Blas Perez-padilla)

Over My Head 16 

dk m Greeley's Galaxy - Lone Tree (Exploit)

7 8-12
Joel SoneRachel Sells
3
467-549
i
3
black and red halves, black sleeves, red armlets (Julie Smith)

Sweet Plebe 11 

b m Albert The Great - Sleepy Time Gal (Marquetry)

D
7 8-12
Dean FratesJulie Smith
4
32327-3
i
4
Royal blue, lime green triangle, blue and green quartered sleeves (Lauren Linn)

Trapper Jane 20 

b m Trappe Shot - North Lake Jane (Meadowlake)

D
5 8-12
Charlie AmaroLauren Linn
5
23542-2
i
5
Blue and white blocks, white sleeves, two blue hoops (John Grabowski)

Can't Catch This 20 

b m Purge - Pierian Spring (Signal Tap)

D
6 8-12
Michael Jr DavilaJohn Grabowski
6
453464-
i
6
Blue, white triangle, white sleeves (Carlos Vazquez)

Maxana 222 

b m Anasheed - Devilish Max (Gold Token)

D
8 8-12
Rafael Jr RohenaManuel Gomez
7
4244-47
i
7
Gold, red star, red sleeves, gold chevrons (Breed, Debra A And Breed, Kariann)

Mo's Mishap 32 

gr/ m Morivera - Arie Millions (Millions)

9 8-12
Nazario AlvaradoDebra Breed
Verdict

Westerday and Trapper Jane both have valid form claims but the preference is for CAN'T CATCH THIS after her second-placed finish in a similar event here last month.

20:25 Finger Lakes (USA) (Dirt) 20 Jun 2018

Race 6 - Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $16,380 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

6

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
25-5634
i
1
Turquoise and purple quarters, turquoise sleeves (Castle Village Farm)

Lemme Rock 20 

ch m Bustin Stones - Menu Varnish (Mr. Greeley)

D
7 8-8
Andre WorrieJeremiah Englehart
2
7421-81
i
2
Orange, light blue dots (Sabine, Michael T And Skurpski, Stephen)

Victorias Fire 20 

ch m Noonmark - My Sire's Fire (Hook And Ladder)

D
5 8-12
Oscar GomezMichael Sabine
3
6-45155
i
3
Orange and turquoise diamonds, orange sleeves (Gabrielle Farm)

Frosty Margarita 23 

dk m Frost Giant - Mango Margarita (Not For Love)

D
5 8-8
John Jr DavilaRudy Rodriguez
4
433118-
i
4
Black, white sash, silver 'v', silver seams on sleeves (Roddy Valente)

Pretty Enuff 208 

b m Justenuffhumor - Pretty Does It (Deputy Commander)

D BF
5 8-8
Jaime RodriguezJeremiah Englehart
5
16316-3
i
5
Red, white ball, white hoops on sleeves (Michael Lecesse)

Andromeda's Risk 20 

ch m Andromeda's Hero - Majestic Risk (More Than Ready)

D
7 8-8
Luis PerezMichael Lecesse
Verdict

VICTORIAS FIRE was the clear-cut winner of a similar race here late last month and she is clearly the one to beat this evening. Frosty Margarita should appreciate the drop in grade, while Pretty Enuff is another who merits consideration.

20:52 Finger Lakes (USA) (Dirt) 20 Jun 2018

Race 7 - Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $11,340 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

7

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
2263-23
i
1
Red, white ball, white hoops on sleeves (Michael Lecesse)

Forbidden Way 15 

dk c Tizway - Honeysuckle Vine (Forest Wildcat)

D BF
4 8-8
Jaime RodriguezMichael Lecesse
2
13223/2
i
2
Gold, brown seams on sleeves (George Brown)

Desert Wonder 10 

b g Wild Desert - Bobbie Use (Not For Love)

D BF
5 8-8
Oscar GomezBruce Anderson
3
1
i
3
Grey, royal blue cross sashes, blue hoops on sleeves, blue cap (Charlton Baker)

Bustin The Rules 25 

ch g Roman Ruler - Bustinattheseams (Bustin Stones)

D
3 8-7
Donovan MillerCharlton Baker
4
26-251
i
4
Red, white ball, red phoenix,  white sleeves, red seams (Klimasewski, Robert G And Klimasewski, Tammy)

Chetan 20 

dk g Violence - Sehra (Silver Hawk)

D
3 8-7
Jeremias FloresPaul Barrow
5
867-941
i
5
Black, white yoke, white sleeves, black seams (Adonai Racing Stable)

I'm Not Funny 11 

dk c D' Funnybone - Sweet Slam (Grand Slam)

D
3 8-7
Elias PeltrocheIlmar Loaiza
6
8213
i
6
Light blue, black diamond, black chevrons on sleeves (Tlc Thoroughbreds)

Holy Land 25 

ch g Super Saver - Victory Island (Friendly Island)

D
3 8-5 (ow2)
Luis PerezJr Daniel Conway,
7
4-22235
i
7
Black, maroon sash, two maroon hoops on sleeves (Sheila Englehart)

Adirondack Dream 15 

dk g Posse - Glimmer Gal (Quaker Ridge)

D BF
5 8-8
John Jr DavilaChris Englehart
8
2-66232
i
8
Royal blue and kelly green blocks (Paul Braverman)

Gehrig 15 

b g Ghostzapper - Captivating Cathy (Forest Wildcat)

D
5 8-8
Tammi PiermariniKarl Grusmark
Verdict

BUSTIN THE RULES impressed on debut and can follow up here. Fellow recent winners I'm Not Funny and Chetan are the main dangers.

21:19 Finger Lakes (USA) (Dirt) 20 Jun 2018

Race 8 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $5,670 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

8

5f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
146-513
i
1
Hot pink, silver chevrons, silver sleeves, pink chevrons (Dorothea Acquilano)

Icy's Surprise 13 

b f A. P. Warrior - Miss Icicle (Charlie Barley)

D
4 8-8
Michael Jr DavilaJames Acquilano
2
548-524
i
2
Blue, black cross sashes, blue sleeves (Ortis Henry)

Majestic Malissa 27 

dk m Roaring Fever - Majestic Risk (More Than Ready)

D
Non Runner
3
812141-
i
3
Burgundy and light blue diamonds, burgundy sleeves, light blue hoops (Ice Wine Stable)

Song For The Soul 205 

b f Freud - Unbridled Blessing (Unbridled's Song)

D
4 8-8
Luis PerezJr Daniel Conway,
4
3476-88
i
4
White, black diamond hoop, collar and sleeves (Stacy Torelli)

Christening 13 

ch f Girolamo - Water Of Life (Hennessy)

D
4 8-8
Andy Sanchez HernandezStacy Torelli
5
6435-21
i
5
Dark blue and yellow quarters, blue sleeves, yellow cuffs (Patrick Macwilliams)

She My Trap Queen 19 

dk m Gone Astray - Eminent Code (Omega Code)

D
5 8-10
Jeremias FloresDonna Bireta
6
434235-
i
6
Yellow, royal blue diamond hoop, blue sleeves, yellow seams (Joseph Gentile)

Butterfly Girl 228 

dk m Catienus - Crashing Through (Senor Speedy)

D
5 8-8
Emanuel Diego DeJames Wright
7
41-2137
i
7
Green, red sash, white sleeves, two red hoops (Joseph Cabrera)

Marakovits 13 

dk m Giant Surprise - Little Orphan Lucy (Lycius)

D
5 8-8
Rodolfo IgnacioJoseph Cabrera
8
3233-54
i
8
Black, two orange hoops, orange and black halved sleeves (Babcock, Edward J And Babcock, Katherine)

Primetime Gal 13 

b m Act Of Duty - Special Ops Force (Northern Afleet)

D
5 8-8
Joel SoneEdward Babcock
9
64116-4
i
9
Forest green, red diamond frame, white sleeves, red diamond hoop (Epona Racing Stable And Dark Horse Racing Stable)

Sauvignon 16 

dk m Shakespeare - Guana Caste (Cape Town)

D
6 8-8
John Jr DavilaChris Englehart
Verdict

SHE MY TRAP QUEEN has been in the top two on both starts since her return from a break and holds leading claims once again. She gets the nod over Song For The Soul, who has won three of her last six, and the consistent Icy's Surprise.