20:45 Golden Gate Fields (USA) (Dirt) 8 Feb 2018

Race 1 - Claiming (4YO plus)

Winner $5,292 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

1

1m 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
8432-43
i
1
Black, white sleeves (Stella Wagter)

Wildcat Blues 20 

gr/ c Ministers Wild Cat - Blue Corn Moon (Cee's Tizzy)

4 8-12
Alejandro GomezJohn Martin
2
00867-2
i
2
Red, black lightning bolt (Gary Marrone)

Knight's Dream (IRE)  38 

b c Sir Prancealot - Dream Date (Oasis Dream)

D
Non Runner
3
22761-6
i
3
White, red cross (Larry Odbert)

Cedar Rapids 27 

ch g Elusive Quality - Belle Watling (Pulpit)

D
4 8-12
Catalino MartinezJonathan Wong
4
53453-5
i
4
Black, gold ball (Chung, Greame And Hui, Patrick)

Pepper Magic 27 

b c Peppered Cat - Calimagic (Alymagic)

4 8-12 b1
Irving OrozcoIsidro Tamayo
5
3/7351-2
i
5
Red, yellow ball (Carl Maggio)

Pampled 27 

gr/ g The pamplemousse - Linda Eder (Lear Fan)

D BF
4 8-12
Abel CedilloRene Amescua
6
3473-72
i
6
Blue, gold sleeves, blue cap (Barbara DeLima)

Forever The Chief 20 

blk g Bold Chieftain - Foreverinasong (Air Forbes Won)

D
5 8-13
Julien CoutonClifford DeLima
Verdict

PAMPLED can make amends for his narrow defeat last time out by defeating Forever The Chief and Knight's Dream this evening.

21:15 Golden Gate Fields (USA) (Dirt) 8 Feb 2018

Race 2 - Claiming (4YO 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
44343-7
i
1
Black, green star (Ashley Garcia)

Cheese 28 

dk m Trickey Trevor - Queenofdixiereds (Phone Order)

D
8 8-13
Pedro TerreroAngela Aquino
2
31233-2
i
2
Teal, black diamond 'wd' , black bars on sleeves (William Delia)

Dizzy Tizzy 33 

gr/ m Marino Marini - Simply senseless (Turkoman)

D BF
7 8-13
William Iii AntongeorgiWilliam Delia
3
13425-4
i
3
Royal blue, green sleeves, red shield, green cap (Rozamund Barclay)

Brite Echo 33 

ch m Swiss Yodeler - Beyond brite (High Brite)

D
5 8-13
Irving OrozcoDuane Offield
4
112127-
i
4
Royal blue, white yoke, white bars on sleeves (Frieda Maelfeyt)

Clem Juice 79 

b m Papa Clem - Apple Juice Tea (In Excess)

D
6 8-13
Frank AlvaradoBruno Maelfeyt
5
141732-
i
5
White, hunter green diamonds, hunter green hoop on sleeves (John Kramer)

Sara The Great 60 

ch m Greatness - Che Sara Sara (Golden Act)

D
7 8-13
Rocco BowenAnthony Stabile
6
22256/4-
i
6
Red, yellow stripe on front, black horse and 'bautista' on yellow shield on back (Bautista, Angel, Bautista, Jose And Munoz, Martin)

Gathan's Girl 402 

dk m Stormy Jack - Mishi (Native Prospector)

7 8-13
Catalino MartinezJose Bautista
Verdict

DIZZY TIZZY has been knocking hard on the door since her four-length victory over C&D in September and she can return to winning ways. Sara The Great and Clem Juice can fight it out for the places.

21:45 Golden Gate Fields (USA) (Dirt) 8 Feb 2018

Race 3 - Claiming (4YO plus)

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

3

1m 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
47226-2
i
1
Black, white star (Matthew Troy)

Desert Smoke 25 

gr/ m Marino Marini - Desert Dearest (Easy Thunder)

D
5 8-13
Pedro TerreroMatthew Troy
2
32272-3
i
2
Blue, green ball (Victor Trujillo)

Zanab 25 

b m KITALPHA - Acquila (Reclassify)

BF
7 8-13
Abel CedilloVictor Trujillo
3
56576-5
i
3
Red, black and white checked sleeves (Mad Hansen Racing Llc, Sandlot Racing Stables And The Walton Group, Llc)

Tricked Again 25 

dk m Hat Trick - Zaylaway (Brahms)

D
5 8-13
Irving OrozcoRoger Hansen
4
25751-7
i
4
Navy blue, teal sash (Hollendorfer, Llc, Three Kings Racing, Linn, Tanya And Melen, Steve)

She's My First 38 

b f To Honor And Serve - Psychadelacized (Distorted Humor)

D
4 8-12
William Iii AntongeorgiJerry Hollendorfer
5
24156-5
i
5
Green, white stripe (Browne Cattle Co And Branch, William)

Count On Nikki 20 

dk f Trapper - Wager On Nikki (Valid Wager)

4 8-12 b1
Heribert MartinezMonty Meier
6
24224-1
i
6
Black, purple diamonds on teal cap (The Club Racing Llc, Chew, M , Dang, R , Itano, G , Kawaguchi, K Et Al)

Of Note 20 

dk f First Samurai - Leona's Knight (Suave Prospect)

D
4 8-12
Julien CoutonMatthew Chew
Verdict

SHE'S MY FIRST was out of her depth last time out but she has a big chance today based on her previous maiden victory. Of Note is a progressive filly, and Desert Smoke is another with valid claims.

22:15 Golden Gate Fields (USA) (Dirt) 8 Feb 2018

Race 4 - Maiden Claiming (3YO only)

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

4

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
53-2
i
1
White, blue ball, blue collar and epaulets, blue cuffs on gold sleeves, white cap (Charles Fipke)

Soul Of Jersey 19 

b f Jersey Town - Soul Of Hollywood (Perfect Soul)

3 8-8
Rocco BowenTim McCanna
2
2
i
2
Blue, grey circle, light grey shamrock, grey bars on sleeves, blue cap (Greg Burns)

Stratus Bird 26 

dk f Storm Wolf - Cloud Racer (Bertrando)

3 8-8
Heribert MartinezJohn Martin
3
3
i
3
Silver, blue star, blue and white stripe on sleeves (Marsden, James And Rudy, Roman)

Diana's Red Wine 28 

b f Dixie Chatter - Best Friend Gracie (Free House)

3 8-8
Kevin OrozcoJamey Thomas
4
3-4
i
4
Rose, white hoop and armlets (Anderson, Carol And Jerry)

Stormy Mist 26 

dk f Bold Chieftain - Mistisized (Capsized)

3 8-8
William Iii AntongeorgiWilliam Delia
5
i
5
Royal Blue, Pink Star, Grey Armlets (Carina Jauregui)

Bluediamondslipprs 

dk f Northern Indy - Ancient Artifact (Saarland)

3 8-8
Francisco DuranO Jauregui
6
i
6
Light blue, red collar and cuffs (Bg Stables)

Eva Knows 

ch f Affirmative - Classy Eva (Johannesburg)

3 8-8
Juan HernandezSteve Sherman
7
6
i
7
White, black stripe on sleeves (Carrol Stubbs)

Hunted Gal 26 

dk f Sought After - Proud Gal (Proud Irish)

3 8-8
Pedro TerreroVictor Trujillo
Verdict

Soul Of Jersey appears to be heading in the right direction but preference is for STRATUS BIRD, who created a taking impression when second on debut and can build on that here. Diana's Red Wine and Stormy Mist are the next best options.

22:45 Golden Gate Fields (USA) (Dirt) 8 Feb 2018

Race 5 - Maiden Claiming (3YO only)

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

5

5f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
25-
i
1
Green, green cuffs on white sleeves (Hollendorfer, Llc, Team Green Llc And Todaro, George)

Knight Solaire 67 

dk g Warrior's Reward - Sugar Babe (Candy Ride)

BF
3 8-8
William Iii AntongeorgiJerry Hollendorfer
2
i
2
Black (Willow Tree Farm, Inc)

Crownethorp 

dk g Paynter - Dream Out Loud (Stravinsky)

3 8-8
Cristobal HerreraEllen Jackson
3
7
i
3
Black, gold horseshoe 'mcd' on back (Rochelle Kunselman)

Kailua 19 

b g Kafwain - Elusive Babe (Elusive Quality)

3 8-8
Erick CruzWendell McDaniel
4
70-
i
4
Green, white ball (Lewis, Rose Marie And Monroe, Sherrie)

Glory Call 75 

dk g ACCLAMATION - River Ella (Percifal)

3 8-8
Kevin OrozcoSherrie Monroe
5
i
5
Yellow, tartan Sash (Lanning, Curt And Lila)

Yankee Champ 

dk g Champ Pegasus - Helens Yankee Girl (Yankee Gentleman)

3 8-8
Heribert MartinezJr Ed Moger,
6
i
6
Blue and white quarters, blue diamonds on white sleeves (Duane Offield)

Louie 

dk c Southern Africa - Dancing Spray (Cari Jill Hajji)

3 8-8
Juan HernandezDuane Offield
7
7-
i
7
Yellow, tartan Sash (Lanning, Curt And Lila)

Sojourn 229 

ch g Good Journey - Amber Hills (Bold Badgett)

Withdrawn
Verdict

A change of scenery can return KNIGHT SOLAIRE to his very best and he can better his debut second here. Newcomers Crownethorp and Louie can provide the main danger.

23:15 Golden Gate Fields (USA) (Dirt) 8 Feb 2018

Race 6 - Allowance Optional Claiming (4YO plus)

Winner $19,530 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

6

1m 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
511/422-
i
1
Grey, maroon yoke, maroon seams on sleeves, grey and maroon quartered cap (Kmn Racing Llc)

Turkish Tabby 327 

ch m Eskendereya - Miss Stonestreet (Mr. Greeley)

D
5 8-11
Juan HernandezJerry Hollendorfer
2
11236-5
i
2
Green, Green And Burgundy Hooped Sleeves (Williams, Mr And Mrs Larry D)

Fiery Lady 26 

dk f Unusual Heat - Lady Railrider (Ride The Rails)

D
4 8-10
Frank AlvaradoSteven Specht
3
576754-
i
3
Orange, Yellow chevron hoop, yellow sleeves, yellow cap (Warren Williamson)

Causeway Carolyn 62 

ch m Giant's Causeway - Excessive blend (In Excess)

D
6 8-11
Rocco BowenNatalie Houle
4
32342-4
i
4
White, 'gcci' on blue sash (G C C I)

Mon Petite 26 

dk m Papa Clem - Avranches (Jeune Homme)

D
7 8-11
Abel CedilloClifford DeLima
5
854015-
i
5
Light blue, red stripes (Nagako Fujita)

Crimson And Gold 62 

gr/ m Distorted Humor - Ravi's Song (Unbridled's Song)

D
5 8-11
Ricardo GonzalezPatrick Gallagher
6
21115-2
i
6
Royal blue, white star, white chevrons on red sleeves (Hollendorfer, Llc, Hoefflin, Dan And Todaro, George)

Eccentric Spinster 26 

ch f Distorted Humor - All Star Heart (Arch)

D
4 8-12
William Iii AntongeorgiJerry Hollendorfer
Verdict

Turkish Tabby leads the way on the ratings, but ECCENTRIC SPINSTER isn't far behind and race fitness gives her an edge here. Mon Petite can land the bronze medal.

23:45 Golden Gate Fields (USA) (Dirt) 8 Feb 2018

Race 7 - Starter Allowance (4YO plus)

Winner $10,710 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

7

1m 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
13535-1
i
1
Hot pink, royal blue hoops and bars (Delia, William And Ford, Patricia)

Onefortheteam 20 

dk g Tizbud - Team Builder (Broken Vow)

D
Non Runner
2
4651-42
i
2
Black, grey hoops, lime sleeves (Scott Herbertson)

Native Chieftain 20 

blk g Bold Chieftain - Native Gold Digger (Native Prospector)

D
5 8-13
Silvio AmadorAri Herbertson
3
66438-3
i
3
Light Brown, brown chevron, brown spots on sleeves, light blue and brown quartered cap (D P Racing)

Whisky N Roses 20 

ch g Lookin At Lucky - Maxxi Arte (Danehill Dancer)

D
4 8-10
Julien CoutonSherrie Monroe
4
43214-5
i
4
White, 'gcci' on blue sash (G C C I)

Holy Clem 28 

gr/ c Papa Clem - Serela (Holy Bull)

4 8-10
Cristobal HerreraClifford DeLima
5
54370-7
i
5
Black, gold horseshoe 'mcd' on back (Gounalakis, Chris And Kunselman, Rochelle)

Six Gun Smokin 34 

gr/ g Time to Get Even - Dona Amelia (Big Blue)

D
4 8-10
Pablo FloresWendell McDaniel
6
13243-9
i
6
black, red and green hoops, yellow chevrons on sleeves (Chung, Greame And Hui, Patrick)

Monsajem Pervade 20 

ch h Monsajem - Cichetari miss (With Approval)

D
6 8-11
Abel CedilloIsidro Tamayo
7
72425-4
i
7
Navy, orange bars on sleeves (Cua, Simeon And Wood, Dulce)

Tune To Win 20 

ch g Cyclotron - Tuner (Victory Gallop)

5 8-11
Juan HernandezQuinn Howey
8
571339-
i
8
Purple, gold diamond frame 'crk' on back, gold diamonds on front and sleeves (C R K Stable Llc)

Secret Touch 74 

dk g First Defence - Storm Hearted (Lion Hearted)

D
4 8-10
Rocco BowenPeter Eurton
Verdict

ONEFORTHETEAM looks to have outstanding credentials in this sort of company and could have too much class for Native Chieftain and Tune To Win.