17:11 Laurel Park (USA) (Dirt) 17 Mar 2018

Race 1 - Maiden Claiming (3YO only)

Winner $11,340 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

1

7f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
087-253
i
1

Zesty Zar 22 

b g Tapizar - Golden Dreams (Touch Gold)

3 8-10
Weston HamiltonKenneth Cox
2
536245-
i
2

Wekiva's Thunder 93 

gr/ g The Daddy - Wekiva Storm (Wekiva Springs)

3 8-6
Yomar OrtizJamie Ness
3
933-324
i
3

Zeke The Streak 12 

dk g Friesan Fire - Maid of Cotton (Partner's Hero)

3 8-6
Jorge Vargas JrMilan Milosevic
4
7-4
i
4

Stomp Dance 22 

b g Eskendereya - Chickasaw Gal (Indian Charlie)

3 8-10
Forest BoyceLynn Ashby
5
5
i
5

Irish Colony 34 

ch g Petionville - Prom Time (Tale Of The Cat)

3 8-10 b1
Jomar TorresClaudio Gonzalez
6
263-323
i
6

Hayne's Fever 29 

b g Haynesfield - Nasty Fever (Stormin Fever)

3 8-10
Angel RodriguezBrandon Kulp
7
652-434
i
7

Diamond Junior 22 

dk g Overanalyze - Ms Good Cat (Tale Of The Cat)

3 8-10
Ricardo ChiappeScott Lake
Verdict

STOMP DANCE has been down the field on both his starts to date but the significant drop in grade makes him the one to concentrate on. Zesty Zar and Hayne's Fever look best of the remainder.

17:40 Laurel Park (USA) (Dirt) 17 Mar 2018

Race 2 - Starter Optional Claiming (4YO plus)

Winner $18,900 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

2

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
663-615
i
1

Anissa 20 

dk m Gio Ponti - Jet Away Jane (Unbridled Jet)

5 8-8
Frankie PenningtonScott Lake
2
36465-5
i
2

Tiz Emily And Jill 22 

b m Tiz Wonderful - Lakefront (Deputy Minister)

D
6 8-8
Forest BoyceNancy Heil
3
77421-1
i
3

Annapolis Class 61 

ch f Ghostzapper - Dontbeshy I'll Buy (Cherokee Run)

D
4 8-8
Kevin GomezHoracio Depaz
4
59127-3
i
4

Aiden's Rag Doll 22 

ch f Union Rags - Silent Stream (Tricky Creek)

D
4 8-8
Julian PimentelClaudio Gonzalez
5
33345-4
i
5

Sweethearted 22 

b m Lion Hearted - Don't Call Me Baby (Tamayaz)

D
5 8-8
Weston HamiltonGary Capuano
6
74575-6
i
6

Clare's Dowery 22 

dk m Jump Start - She Shines (Polish Numbers)

D
5 8-4
Jorge Vargas JrKieron Magee
Verdict

ANISSA wasn't disgraced when fifth on her latest start at a higher level and she gets the vote over Aiden's Rag Doll and Sweethearted.

18:10 Laurel Park (USA) (Dirt) 17 Mar 2018

Race 3 - Maiden Claiming (3YO only)

Winner $11,340 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

3

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
53-4342
i
1

Hermans Gold 20 

ch g Freedom Child - Gold Stones (Quarry)

BF
3 8-10
Xavier PerezJohn Robb
2
i
2

Whenthedovescry 

b c Got The Goods - Dove Shot (Graeme Hall)

3 8-10
Frankie PenningtonJamie Ness
3
620-
i
3

Change Is Coming 159 

dk c Friesan Fire - Courage To Change (Two Punch)

3 8-10
Weston HamiltonCharles Frock
4
967
i
4

Ten Dollar Hammer 13 

ch g Sky Mesa - Dance Fever (Fusaichi Pegasus)

3 8-10
Jevian ToledoBruce Brown
5
69009-
i
5

Kaz Country 104 

dk g Hunt Crossing - Good Deedkaz (Here's Zealous)

3 8-6
Yomar OrtizRobert Gamber
6
63
i
6

Fear The Reaper 20 

ch g Dublin - Thunderella (Thunder Gulch)

3 8-10
Ricardo ChiappeFaith Leatherman
7
63-2655
i
7

El Guerrero Azteca 24 

dk c Poseidon's Warrior - Rikta (Jade Hunter)

3 8-10
Luis GarciaDonnovan Haughton
Verdict

EL GUERRERO AZTECA has been in excellent form on his last couple of outings and looks the one to side with over Hermans Gold and Change Is Coming.

18:40 Laurel Park (USA) (Dirt) 17 Mar 2018

Race 4 - Claiming (3YO only)

Winner $14,490 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

4

5f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
233-212
i
1

Sharon's Thunder 22 

b f Alternation - Travel Plans (Notebook)

D
3 8-8
Sheldon RussellW McMahon
2
4131-20
i
2

Trufflesberg 13 

ch f Teuflesberg - Desert Traveler (Desert Warrior)

D
3 8-6
Horacio KaramanosCarlos Mancilla
3
73-15
i
3

Late Action 22 

dk f Morning Line - Mammal Of Action (Lawyer Ron)

D
3 8-4
Julian PimentelEmanuel Geralis
4
2515-
i
4

Trulywicked 189 

b f Wicked Rich - Miss Golden Freud (Freud)

D
3 8-6
Yomar OrtizWayne Potts
5
515-59
i
5

Mojito Margarita 22 

b f Teuflesberg - Mango Margarita (Not For Love)

D
3 8-2
Kevin GomezIII Ollie Figgins,
6
12-3245
i
6

Shecor 26 

b f Friesan Fire - Hilarious Gift (Distorted Humor)

D
3 8-6 b1
Weston HamiltonGerald Brooks
7
130
i
7

Trafficplan 13 

ch f Plan - Jim's Prospect (St Averil)

D
3 8-8
Ricardo ChiappeAnthony Farrior
Verdict

TRAFFICPLAN was disappointing at a much higher level last time but this is a more realistic target and she has to go very close. Trufflesberg looks one to consider along with Sharon's Thunder.

19:10 Laurel Park (USA) (Dirt) 17 Mar 2018

Race 5 - Maiden Special Weight (3YO only)

Winner $25,200 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

5

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
i
1
White, red dots, black sleeves, red cap (Live Oak Plantation)

Our Anthem 

b f To Honor And Serve - Successful Song (Successful Appeal)

Non Runner
2
2
i
2

Piece Of Candy 36 

dk f Candy Ride - Magical Mood (Forestry)

3 8-10
Julian PimentelBrittany Trimble
3
2-
i
3

Mary Costa 224 

dk f Fort Larned - Lady Ballavale (Mineshaft)

3 8-10
Josue ArceScott Lake
4
6-
i
4

Maui Wahine 104 

dk f Cuba - Truthful Dutch (Swear by Dixie)

3 8-10
Xavier PerezThomas Michaels
5
3-2
i
5

More Better 21 

ch f Overanalyze - Silver Bean (Silver Deputy)

3 8-10
Sheldon RussellJ Egan
6
3553-53
i
6
Purple, gold dots, gold cap (Jacks or Better Farm, Inc)

Pantyhose 21 

ch f Awesome of Course - Garter Belt (Anasheed)

Non Runner
7
7
i
7

Wappinger 36 

dk f Warrior's Reward - Pink Candy (Southern Image)

3 8-10
Weston HamiltonNiall Saville
8
i
8

Tapriella 

dk f Tapizar - Fantasy Wildcat (Forest Wildcat)

3 8-10
Feargal LynchTimothy Keefe
9
i
1A

No Trespassing 

dk f Street Cry - Private Feeling (Belong To Me)

3 8-10
Jorge Vargas JrMichael Trombetta
Verdict

MARY COSTA was a big eyecatcher when second on debut last time and could account for Piece Of Candy and No Trespassing here.

19:40 Laurel Park (USA) (Dirt) 17 Mar 2018

Race 6 - Stakes (3YO plus)

Winner $47,250 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

6

7f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
11454-2
i
1

Shaunna Alexandra 35 

dk m Go For Gin - Carolina Girl (Lion Hearted)

D
9 8-6
Frankie PenningtonJr Robert Reid,
2
53216-6
i
2

Moon Virginia 49 

b m Jump Start - Heavenly Moon (Mojave Moon)

D
5 8-6
Jorge Vargas JrHamilton Smith
3
1317-25
i
3

She Rolls 29 

b m Friesan Fire - Manastashdash (Seeking Daylight)

5 8-6
Sheldon RussellJr John Hartsell,
4
41241-1
i
4

Anna's Bandit 50 

dk f Great Notion - Onearmedbandit (No Armistice)

4 8-6
Xavier PerezJohn Robb
5
12141-3
i
5

My Magician 56 

b m Street Magician - My Rib (Partner's Hero)

D
6 8-6
Jomar TorresClaudio Gonzalez
6
53413-1
i
6

Up Hill Battle 41 

b m Street Magician - Pennyhill (Saint Ballado)

5 8-6
Angel RodriguezHugh McMahon
7
120-411
i
7
Red, blue and grey sash, grey bars on sleeves (Three M's Racing)

Star Eighty 20 

b m M Eighty - Miss Tuscany (Allen's Prospect)

D
Non Runner
8
514515-
i
8
Tan, hunter green sash, tan cap (Tom Coulter)

Item 77 

dk f Orientate - Black Coco (Cape Town)

D
Non Runner
9
2121-21
i
9

Conjecture 27 

b f Great Notion - Emerald Song (Eurosilver)

D
4 8-6
Gilberto DelgadoNoah Abramson
Verdict

Plenty of these have claims but the nod goes to MY MAGICIAN based on some very good efforts in similar company to this in recent months. Shaunna Alexandra and Moon Virginia are others who warrant consideration.

20:10 Laurel Park (USA) (Dirt) 17 Mar 2018

Race 7 - Stakes (3YO plus)

Winner $63,000 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

7

1m 1f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
6711-31
i
1

Something Awesome 28 

b g Awesome Again - Somethinaboutlaura (Dance Floor)

7 8-6
Edgar PradoJose Corrales
2
7312-13
i
2

Dattt Melody 28 

ch g Unbridled's Song - Score (A.P. Indy)

D
8 8-6
J AcostaCarl Doran
3
11211-2
i
3

Zanotti 28 

b g Gio Ponti - Well Heeled Lady (Broad Brush)

D
5 8-6
Jorge Vargas JrJuan Guerrero
4
33724-6
i
4
Yellow, Blue Diamond Hoop, Yellow Cap (Michael Jester)

Grasshoppin 28 

dk g Cat Thief - Sweetheart Sami (Broad Brush)

Non Runner
5
51234-5
i
5
Hot pink, black 'v' & triangle with white 'h', black 'v' on sleeves, hot pink cap (Richard Hackerman)

Warrioroftheroses 57 

b g A. P. Warrior - Miss Savannah Rose (Strategic Mission)

D
Non Runner
6
541215-
i
6

Discreet Lover 84 

b h Repent - Discreet Chat (Discreet Cat)

D
5 8-6
Jose FloresUriah St Lewis
7
4134-24
i
7

Doyouknowsomething 20 

b g Awesome Again - Dovie (Coronado's Quest)

D BF
6 8-6
Jevian ToledoEdward Barker
8
2564-61
i
8

Admiral Blue 44 

ch h Admiral Alex - Dirty Harryette (Unaccounted For)

D
5 8-8
Feargal LynchRudy Rodriguez
Verdict

The three that standout in a competitive contest are Discreet Lover, Zanotti and SOMETHING AWESOME. The latter is the pick because of his Grade 3 win over 7f here last month and the extra trip today should not be a problem.

20:40 Laurel Park (USA) (Dirt) 17 Mar 2018

Race 8 - Stakes (3YO only)

Winner $63,000 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

8

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
617-1
i
1

Stakes On A Plane 29 

dk f Run Away and Hide - Zeenut (Mingun)

D
3 8-4
Jomar TorresJeff Talley
2
118-4
i
2

Frigid Sister 28 

ch f Sky Mesa - My Sister Sue (Broken Vow)

3 8-4 (ow1)
Horacio KaramanosFlint Stites
3
61119-1
i
3

Limited View 49 

b f Freedom Child - Loves To Glance (Not For Love)

3 8-4 (ow1)
Edgar PradoJr John Salzman,
4
12233-1
i
4

Vente To Go 49 

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

D
3 8-4
J AcostaCesar Nambo
5
91-1
i
5

Mo Shopping 26 

b f Uncle Mo - Stopshoppingmaria (More Than Ready)

D
3 8-4
Feargal LynchTodd Pletcher
6
1-1
i
6

Smokinpaddylassie 35 

gr/ f Paddy O'prado - Smoking Kitty (Macho Uno)

3 8-4
John BisonoJr Edward Coletti,
7
3612-12
i
7

Deep Red 28 

ch f Algorithms - Miss Charades (Mizzen Mast)

3 8-4
Steve HamiltonDamon Dilodovico
8
332-1
i
8

Fools Gold 50 

b f Medaglia d'Oro - Moment Of Majesty (Saint Liam)

D
3 8-4
Jorge Vargas JrChad Brown
Verdict

LIMITED VIEW battled on well to score over 6f here last time and promises to be suited by this stiffer test. Fools Gold and Vente To Go can fight it out for the minor money.

21:10 Laurel Park (USA) (Dirt) 17 Mar 2018

Race 9 - Stakes (3YO plus)

Winner $47,250 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

9

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
75880-8
i
1

Sonny Inspired 28 

b g Artie Schiller - Argentesque (Silver Deputy)

D
7 8-6
Carlos QuinonesPhil Schoenthal
2
31112-1
i
2

Lewisfield 42 

b g Great Notion - Smart Crowd (Crowd Pleaser)

D
4 8-8
Arnaldo BocachicaJeff Runco
3
26223-5
i
3

Rockinn On Bye 56 

dk g Rock Hard Ten - Welcome Inn (Orientate)

D
7 8-6
Taylor HoleStephen Casey
4
2/2122-7
i
4

O Dionysus 21 

b c Bodemeister - Safe Journey (Flatter)

D BF
4 8-6
Jevian ToledoGary Capuano
5
62341-2
i
5

Struth 68 

ch g Curlin - Star Number (Polish Numbers)

D
6 8-6
Jorge Vargas JrKieron Magee
6
5220-16
i
6
(Non Stop Stable)

Final Prospect 49 

b g Jump Start - Hyatt Road (Allen's Prospect)

D
Non Runner
7
1554-32
i
7
Lime green, royal blue stripes, lime cuffs on blue sleeves, blue cap (Ciavardone, Richard And Home Team Stables)

Easy River 19 

b g Not For Love - Potomac Bend (Polish Numbers)

D
Non Runner
8
1104-23
i
8

It's The Journey 28 

dk g Mineshaft - Traceable (Forest Wildcat)

D
5 8-6
Julian PimentelMichael Trombetta
9
242-111
i
9

Eastern Bay 22 

b g E Dubai - Chrusciki (Polish Numbers)

D
4 8-8
Horacio KaramanosIII A Allen,
10
1/4751-3
i
10

John Jones 49 

dk g Smarty Jones - Chrusciki (Polish Numbers)

D
6 8-6
Luis GarciaLacey Gaudet
Verdict

STRUTH wasn't beaten far over track and trip when last sighted and is capable of holding his own when competing in this grade. Lewisfield and Easy River look best of the rest.

21:40 Laurel Park (USA) (Dirt) 17 Mar 2018

Race 10 - Stakes (3YO only)

Winner $63,000 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

10

1m 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In - Result Stands
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
11-6
i
1

Dynamic Asset 28 

b c Astrology - Pay On Demand (Red Ransom)

3 8-4
Luis GarciaLacey Gaudet
2
5411-25
i
2

Bal Harbour 42 

ch c First Samurai - Casino Transaction (Carson City)

D
3 8-10
Jorge Vargas JrTodd Pletcher
3
1-5
i
3
Turquoise, yellow diamond belt, yellow bars on sleeves, turquoise cap (Three Diamonds Farm)

California Night 35 

dk c Midnight Lute - Moon Over Malibu (Malibu Moon)

Non Runner
4
12-11
i
4

Still Having Fun 28 

b c Old Fashioned - Casual Kiss (Dehere)

D
3 8-10
Feargal LynchTimothy Keefe
5
4433-16
i
5

Roaming Union 22 

b c Union Rags - Double Gelato (Bernardini)

D
3 8-4 (ow1)
Edgar PradoKelly Breen
6
3129-35
i
6

V. I. P. Code 28 

ch c City Zip - Oro Blanco (Hold for Gold)

3 8-4
Carlos QuinonesPhil Schoenthal
7
1101-3
i
7
Green, white crown, red dots on white sleeves, green cap (D J Stable Llc, Cash Is King Llc And Lc Racing)

Diamond King 42 

b c Quality Road - Akron Moon (Malibu Moon)

Non Runner
8
66115-6
i
8

Whirlin Curlin 49 

ch g Curlin - Lexington Girl (Storm Cat)

3 8-4
Jevian ToledoGary Capuano
9
4-11
i
9

Forest Fire 29 

dk g Friesan Fire - Majestic Forestry (Forestry)

D
3 8-4
John BisonoJohn Servis
Verdict

A tough encounter which could head in the way of the hat-trick seeking STILL HAVING FUN, who has shown plenty of battling qualities of late. Bal Harbour has the experience in a higher grade on his side, while Diamond King has been in stellar form of late.

22:10 Laurel Park (USA) (Dirt) 17 Mar 2018

Race 11 - Maiden Claiming (3YO only)

Winner $17,010 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

11

1m

Fast (Dirt)

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

El Cupido 

b c Albertus Maximus - Fifth Avenue Style (Honour And Glory)

3 8-10
Xavier PerezNeil Morris
2
9
i
2

Xtracurricular 34 

dk g Liaison - Too Much Xcitement (Unusual Heat)

3 8-10
Weston HamiltonDale Capuano
3
8
i
3

Jericho Marsh 13 

ch g First Samurai - Blossom Point (Rahy)

3 8-10
Horacio KaramanosRobin Graham
4
743-36
i
4

Stunning Baby 26 

b g Awesome Again - My Baby Baby (Bernstein)

3 8-10
Edwin GonzalezJennifer Shannon
5
3232-38
i
5
Black, black cuffs, orange and white checked sleeves, black cap (Marshall Dowell)

Yes Means No 34 

dk g Overanalyze - Actslikealady (Lord Carson)

Non Runner
6
6-02
i
6
Navy blue, navy blue & teal halved sleeves, navy blue cap (Kelly Carll)

Imaginar 12 

dk c Einstein - Reddaxle (Redattore)

Non Runner
7
99-7
i
7

Charismatic Blue 56 

gr/ g Graydar - Charismatic Nurse (Charismatic)

3 8-10 b
Steve HamiltonRobin Graham
8
0744-7
i
8

Much Maligned 22 

ch g Pleasantly Perfect - Still (Speightstown)

3 8-10 b1
Sheldon RussellHugh McMahon
Verdict

IMAGINAR was much improved last time when second and can go well once again here to take this at the main expense of the newcomer El Cupido. Stunning Baby has claims back down in grade.