20:45 Golden Gate Fields (USA) (Dirt) 9 Nov 2018

Race 1 - Maiden 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
442653
i
1

Shine On Me 20 

ch f Langfuhr - Evrstrive Evrshine (Sunny's Halo)

3 8-10
Anne SanguinettiManuel Badilla
2
553254
i
2

Bellasario 20 

ch f Pure thrill - Annabelle's Song (Unbridled's Song)

4 8-13
Heribert MartinezEllen Jackson
3
434343
i
3

Hot N Breezy 43 

ch f Heatseeker - Breeze Along (Fruition)

BF
3 8-10
Pedro FloresRoger Hansen
4
5-2655
i
4

Lorenzo's Gem 22 

b f Parker's Storm Cat - Silken Elegance (Suave Prospect)

4 8-13
Austin SolisTim McCanna
5
538-432
i
5

Boot Scootin' Kid 20 

gr/ f Lemon Drop Kid - Scootin' Girl (Dumaani)

3 8-10
Francisco DuranJr Ed Moger,
6
565276
i
6
Blue, gold sleeves, blue cap (Barbara DeLima)

A Brides Song 29 

gr/ f Thorn Song - Prospector's Bride (Tale Of The Cat)

Non Runner
Verdict

BOOT SCOOTIN' KID got the better of Shine On Me when knocking on the door here last time and can confirm form on the way to going one better. Hot N Breezy is another who has to be given enormous respect.

21:15 Golden Gate Fields (USA) (Dirt) 9 Nov 2018

Race 2 - Claiming (3YO plus)

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

2

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
224163
i
1

Lucky Views 36 

dk g Lucky Pulpit - Deja views (Forest Camp)

D
7 8-11
Hugo HerreraGary Greiner
2
354531
i
2

My Last Shot 28 

b g Council Member - Across The Creek (Strodes Creek)

D
4 8-11
Francisco MonroyGary Greiner
3
734440
i
3
Blue, gold sleeves, blue cap (Barbara DeLima)

Forever The Chief 20 

blk g Bold Chieftain - Foreverinasong (Air Forbes Won)

D
Non Runner
4
655625
i
4

Papa Pagosa 20 

dk g Papa Clem - Pagosa Springs (A.P. Indy)

D
4 8-11
Cristobal HerreraRoger Hansen
5
453216
i
5

Fort Cady 20 

ch g Lucky Pulpit - Cody's Choice (Ekraar)

D
7 8-13
Juan HernandezSheldon Paldanius
6
44-6557
i
6

Pepper Crown 20 

b h Peppered Cat - Crown this lady (Crowning Storm)

D
8 8-11
Alejandro GomezJr Ed Moger,
Verdict

MY LAST SHOT scored nicely at Fresno last time, accounting for Papa Pagosa in the process, and is backed to follow up and confirm the form with that rival here. Lucky Views and Fort Cady are others to note.

21:45 Golden Gate Fields (USA) (Dirt) 9 Nov 2018

Race 3 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $6,930 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

3

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
14-5167
i
1

Bunker Buster 19 

ch g Heatseeker - Nautical Look (Woodman)

D
4 8-13
William Iii AntongeorgiClifford DeLima
2
141752
i
2

Private Joke 20 

b g Comic Strip - Rowdy Angel (Roar)

D BF
6 8-13
Juan HernandezWilliam Morey
3
611517
i
3

Sierra Steel 26 

gr/ g Marino Marini - Cicely Alaska (Incinderator)

D
4 8-13
Austin SolisJamey Thomas
4
415577
i
4

Tiz Indy 20 

b g Tiz Wonderful - Indycat (Cat Thief)

D
4 8-13
Abel CedilloJohn Martin
5
622419
i
5

General Mach Four 32 

b g To Honor And Serve - My Mach Four (Machiavellian)

D
4 8-13
Alejandro GomezQuinn Howey
6
1859-66
i
6

Mystical Image 252 

ch g Southern Image - Mystical Game (Game Plan)

D
4 8-13
Francisco DuranJr Ed Moger,
Verdict

PRIVATE JOKE knocked on the door here last time and is backed to go one better now at the expense of Sierra Steel and General Mach Four, who are recent winners with a point to prove having disappointed most recently.

22:15 Golden Gate Fields (USA) 9 Nov 2018

Race 4 - Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $17,010 - 9 run - Draw Advantage: None

4

5f

Good

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
152213
i
1

Synnin 21 

ch g Tribal Rule - Synnin And Grinnin (Beau Genius)

D BF
7 8-11
Catalino MartinezJonathan Wong
2
2-6125
i
2

C R Bullitt 238 

b g Atta Boy Roy - Aunt Sophie (Altazarr)

3 8-8
Cristobal HerreraFrank Lucarelli
3
31-258
i
3

Kerri's Choice 7 

ch g Gig Harbor - Fourteen Karyot (Strike Gold)

3 8-8
Frank AlvaradoTim McCanna
4
60623-1
i
4

Elegant Tanner 21 

gr/ g Oh Tanner - Elegant Miss (Forest Camp)

D
4 9-1
William Iii AntongeorgiJohn Martin
5
423220
i
5

Big League 7 

dk g Speightstown - Reunited (Dixie Union)

D
4 8-11
Abel CedilloMichael Lenzini
6
613346
i
6

Flash Henry 21 

b g Slew's Tiznow - Hurricane Alert (Storm Cat)

D
4 8-11
Francisco DuranReina Gonzalez
7
3-1862
i
7

Sunrise Journey 21 

ch g Good Journey - Pleasing Sunrise (Speightstown)

D
3 8-8
Juan HernandezAndy Mathis
8
417334
i
8

J T's A. T. M. 21 

dk g Bold Chieftain - Neon Princess (Royal Anthem)

D
3 8-8
Ricardo GonzalezIsidro Tamayo
9
360960
i
9

Dynamic Duo 13 

b g Time to Get Even - Mia Lena (Exclusive Era)

3 8-8
Francisco MonroyCharles Stutts
Verdict

ELEGANT TANNER reappeared in winning fashion here last month to see off the much improved Sunrise Journey and consistent Synnin, and it would be no surprise to see Tim McCanna's three-year-old confirm the form.

22:45 Golden Gate Fields (USA) (Dirt) 9 Nov 2018

Race 5 - Claiming (3YO plus)

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
633371
i
1

Hill Croome 50 

b g American Lion - Sauternes (Gold Legend)

D
4 8-13
William Iii AntongeorgiJonathan Wong
2
31-3152
i
2

Kronwall 26 

ch g Square Eddie - Sarah Jade (Jade Hunter)

D
6 8-13
Abel CedilloClifford DeLima
3
61-7120
i
3

Whiskey Ginger 71 

ch g Henny Hughes - Buona Sera (Not For Love)

D
4 8-13
Ricardo GonzalezPatrick Gallagher
4
25-1261
i
4

El Alteno 208 

b g Blazonry - How Can That Be (Kris S.)

4 8-13
Heribert MartinezRhoda March
5
566351
i
5

Rock Slinger 69 

dk g Rocky Bar - Forty Ninth Galaxy (Northern Devil)

D
5 8-13
Alejandro GomezClifford DeLima
6
651251
i
6

River House 67 

ch g Many Rivers - Church Avenue (Vicar)

D
4 8-13
Frank AlvaradoJerry Hollendorfer
Verdict

RIVER HOUSE was a ready winner at this level last time and can see off the other recent scorers in the field, the best of which may well be El Alteno and Hill Croome.

23:15 Golden Gate Fields (USA) (Dirt) 9 Nov 2018

Race 6 - Allowance Optional Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $17,010 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

6

1m 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
231068
i
1

Soltero 48 

b c Blame - Secret Indy (A.P. Indy)

D
3 8-8
Austin SolisBlaine Wright
2
235928
i
2

Dano's Dream 26 

ch g Council Member - Easy Obsession (Moscow Ballet)

D
5 8-11
Frank AlvaradoVictor Trujillo
3
10-6678
i
3

Crazy Prophet 32 

b g Rosberg - Mazel Dancer (Mazel Trick)

D
5 8-11
Juan HernandezBlaine Wright
4
145623
i
4

Crystal Dome (GB)  20 

b g Dansili - Crystal Maze (Gone West)

D
4 8-11
Julien CoutonClifford DeLima
5
4225-13
i
5

Squidward 12 

b g Afleet Alex - Quiet Hope (Quiet American)

D
5 8-11
Abel CedilloTim McCanna
6
U7-5418
i
6

Fawree 20 

b g Candy Ride - Keeper Hill (Deputy Minister)

D BF
4 8-11
William Iii AntongeorgiAndy Mathis
7
132273
i
7

Eagle Screams 26 

dk g Redattore - Dreamy jeanie (Free House)

D BF
9 8-11
Catalino MartinezJeff Bonde
Verdict

Eagle Screams and Crystal Dome have some top form from 2018 to call upon and are both entitled to be on the premises. However, preference is for CRAZY PROPHET, who has been well held in stakes contests of late, but should appreciate this much easier contest.

23:45 Golden Gate Fields (USA) 9 Nov 2018

Race 7 - Claiming (3YO plus)

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

7

5f

Good

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
8-46017
i
1

Plate Side 21 

b g Square Eddie - Teresa Ann (Boston Harbor)

D
4 8-13
Juan HernandezD Baker
2
251457
i
2

Fair Advantage 20 

b g Bernardini - Miss Kate (Storm Cat)

D
6 8-11
William Iii AntongeorgiClifford DeLima
3
851632
i
3
Black, gold diamonds (L D' Rado Thoroughbreds)

Capital Expense 19 

gr/ g Scots Pine - Miss Current Sea (Petersburg)

Non Runner
4
065554
i
4

Lil' Chieftain 8 

dk g Bold Chieftain - Annie Lil (Lil Tyler)

D
5 8-11
Edgar VelascoJerry Puertas
5
222312
i
5

Run Macho Run 33 

ch g Cowtown Cat - Samantha G (Macho Uno)

D BF
4 8-11
Abel CedilloVictor Trujillo
6
2612-76
i
6

Nightime Olympics 19 

b g Olympio - Darkness Night (Hidden Prize)

D
6 8-11
Cristobal HerreraJonathan Wong
Verdict

Nightime Olympics could find this much easier than some of his latest outings, while Capital Expense and Lil' Chieftain have to be respected. However, preference is for RUN MACHO RUN, who has made the podium on his last six starts and could have plenty more to come.

00:15 Golden Gate Fields (USA) (Dirt) 10 Nov 2018

Race 8 - Maiden Claiming (2YO only)

Winner $8,820 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

8

5f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
8
i
1
Royal blue, green sleeves, red shield, green cap (Rozamund Barclay)

Nova Scotia 21 

ch g Northern Causeway - Jeanie's Game (Game Plan)

Non Runner
2
i
2

Journey Cake 

dk c Unionize - Fool's Journey (Good Journey)

2 8-8
Catalino MartinezRicardo Perez
3
533452
i
3

Spirited Guy 21 

ch g He Be Fire N Ice - Glad's Gals (Concerto)

2 8-8
Alejandro GomezJr Ed Moger,
4
i
4

Extraterrestrial 

ch c Will Take Charge - Alienated (Gone West)

2 8-8
William Iii AntongeorgiWilliam Morey
5
244664
i
5

My Little Fat Boy 21 

dk c Empire Way - Crowded Room (Smokester)

2 8-8
Abel CedilloManuel Landeros
6
77
i
6

Turret 21 

dk c Comic Strip - Eclisse (Ski Chief)

2 8-8 b1
Ricardo GonzalezVictor Trujillo
7
8
i
7

Sir Laughalot 19 

dk g Northern Afleet - Nada Joke (Comic Strip)

2 8-8
Francisco DuranBlaine Wright
8
29
i
8

Lucky's Last Song 21 

gr/ g Lucky Pulpit - Ermine's Song (Unbridled's Song)

2 8-8
Frank AlvaradoSteven Specht
Verdict

Newcomers Journey Cake and Extraterrestrial could have a part to play, while My Little Fat Boy is respected. However, preference is for the experience of SPIRITED GUY, who knocked on the door over six furlongs last time and could thrive on this slight drop in trip.