22:00 Los Alamitos Racecourse (USA) (Dirt) 15 Sep 2018

Race 1 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $13,230 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

1

5f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

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

Solar Grace 

b f Sundarban - Solar Street (Street Boss)

3 8-8 (ow5) b1
Marcial RamirezKelly Castaneda
2
7-
i
2

Dannie Joe 370 

ch f Old Topper - Joe Ja (Ministers Wild Cat)

3 8-8
Heriberto FigueroaMike Puype
3
25-4342
i
3

Z Z Tiger 41 

b f Smiling Tiger - Chanceofalifetime (Pentelicus)

3 8-8
Ruben FuentesJeff Bonde
4
i
4

Terajoule 

ch f Lucky Pulpit - Top Three (Old Topper)

3 8-6
Chris RussellPatrick Gallagher
5
360
i
5

Perfect Portrait 160 

ch f Munnings - Morgan Lane (Chester House)

3 8-8
Stewart ElliottNeil French
Verdict

Z Z TIGER has the most experience of these and his second-placed effort last time entitles him to play a leading role. Dannie Joe hasn't been seen this year and is interesting on her reappearance, while Perfect Portrait could pick up some minor money.

22:28 Los Alamitos Racecourse (USA) (Dirt) 15 Sep 2018

Race 2 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $9,450 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

2

6f

Fast (Dirt)

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

Mr. Esken 

b g Eskendereya - Annabill (Outflanker)

3 8-8
Erick GarciaJesus Mendoza
2
5-64556
i
2

Derby Factor 44 

gr/ g The Factor - Runaway Grey (Runaway Groom)

3 8-8
Heriberto FigueroaRuben Gomez
3
276-439
i
3

Lion Command 36 

b h Forest Command - Lion Heart's Bluff (Lion Heart)

5 8-12
Efrain HernandezRichard Rosales
4
442562
i
4

Royal Seeker 6 

b g Heatseeker - Camille C (Roman Dancer)

BF
4 8-12
Tiago PereiraMarcelo Polanco
5
997-49
i
5

June Sixth 22 

dk g Flatter - Daunbeforethemast (Mizzen Mast)

4 8-12 b1
Franklin CeballosGeorge Papaprodromou
6
0
i
6

Victor's Show 98 

dk c Victor's Cry - Minstrel Show (Tale Of The Cat)

4 8-12
Tyler ConnerEoin Harty
Verdict

ROYAL SEEKER knocked on the door when sent off favourite last time and can go one better to land this. Derby Factor has more to come, while Lion Command has to be respected on his best form.

22:58 Los Alamitos Racecourse (USA) (Dirt) 15 Sep 2018

Race 3 - Starter Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $17,640 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

3

6f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
45-1
i
1

Snaked 38 

ch f Rattlesnake Bridge - Magical Masquerade (Unbridled)

3 8-8
Assael EspinozaSteve Knapp
2
383128
i
2

Warm It Up 37 

ch f Heatseeker - Broke In Blairsden (Bonus Money)

4 8-12
Brayan PenaVernon Aguayo
3
6-21
i
3

Belle Monte 24 

dk f First Dude - Home In Time (Came Home)

D
3 8-8
Heriberto FigueroaPeter Miller
4
836457
i
4

Demigoddess 6 

gr/ f First Dude - La Chica Sensual (Lightnin N Thunder)

D
4 8-12
Tiago PereiraCharles Stutts
5
5-31476
i
5

Lemon Crush 29 

b f Richard's Kid - Pat Olcott (More Than Ready)

D
3 8-8
Alonso QuinonezHector Palma
Verdict

BELLE MONTE impressed when getting off the mark last time and should be able to account for fellow recent winner Snaked. Warm It Up and Lemon Crush are others to consider.

23:28 Los Alamitos Racecourse (USA) (Dirt) 15 Sep 2018

Race 4 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $9,450 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

4

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
477745
i
1

Grecian Fort 16 

b f Fort Larned - Hello Gypsy (Quiet American)

3 8-8
Octavio Vergara JrAntonio Garcia
2
732838
i
2

Pray For Corday 21 

b f Calimonco - Gypsy Preacher (Tapit)

3 8-6
Assael EspinozaSal Gonzalez
3
3-54488
i
3

Princess Nicole 45 

b f Discreetly Mine - Glorious Sky (Aldebaran)

4 8-10
Tiago PereiraVal Brinkerhoff
4
555425
i
4

Curlina Curlina 9 

b m Curlin - Helen's Echo (Swiss Yodeler)

5 8-12
Alonso QuinonezMike Harrington
5
956942
i
5

Stella Sweeper 16 

b f Northern Afleet - Crypto's Wild (Cryptoclearance)

4 8-12
Brayan PenaOscar Garcia
6
266
i
6

Peachy 30 

ch f Eskendereya - Molly Peaches (Meadowlake)

3 8-6
Mario GutierrezGeorge Papaprodromou
Verdict

STELLA SWEEPER knocked on the door last time and can go one better here to land this. Grecian Fort and Pray For Corday also have chances if producing their best.

23:58 Los Alamitos Racecourse (USA) (Dirt) 15 Sep 2018

Race 5 - Barretts Debutante Stakes (2YO only)

Winner $63,000 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

5

6f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
5
i
1

Kim K 13 

ch f Will Take Charge - Trip For A. J. (Trippi)

2 8-4
Heriberto FigueroaPeter Miller
2
51
i
2

Square Peggy 31 

b f Square Eddie - Puff Pastry (Momentum)

2 8-4 (ow2)
Tiago PereiraBrian Koriner
3
5
i
3

Shanghai Barbie 13 

dk f Shanghai Bobby - Sacharissa (Memo)

2 8-4 (ow1)
Alonso QuinonezNeil Drysdale
4
573
i
4

Derby Royalty 8 

b f Haynesfield - Prospecting Peg (Fusaichi Pegasus)

2 8-4 (ow4)
Edwin MaldonadoRuben Gomez
5
311
i
5

Naughty Tiger 45 

ch f Smiling Tiger - Naughty Nightie (Red Giant)

2 8-8
Ruben FuentesEdward Freeman
Verdict

NAUGHTY TIGER can land the hat-trick here having impressed the last twice. Recent winner Square Peggy and Kim K, who made a promising debut, are others to note.

00:28 Los Alamitos Racecourse (USA) (Dirt) 16 Sep 2018

Race 6 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $13,230 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

6

5f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
609607
i
1
Black, white sleeves, yellow cap (Bryan Carney)

Dynamic Duo 6 

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

3 8-6
Tiago PereiraCharles Stutts
2
77
i
2
Green and white diamonds, white cuffs on green sleeves, green cap (Harris Farms, Inc)

Lucky Mesquite 51 

ch g Lucky Pulpit - Mesquite (Huddle Up)

3 8-8
Ruben FuentesBlake Heap
3
447-23
i
3
Royal blue, white ball (Zolotas, Steven And Zolotas, Sabina Romo)

Buck Duane 22 

b g Into Mischief - Malley Girl (Malek)

3 8-8
Assael EspinozaSteve Knapp
4
066
i
4
White, blue bars on sleeves (Derby, Susan And Folgner, Gary)

Irish Ballad 64 

dk c ACCLAMATION - Exasperated (In Excess)

3 8-8
Heriberto FigueroaRuben Gomez
5
8
i
5
Grey (Bobby Grayson)

Raise The Gamble 167 

b c Wartime - Dixie Saint (Sweetsouthernsaint)

3 8-8
Alonso QuinonezBobby Grayson
6
i
6
Black and white diamonds, red cap (ERNST, ALLEGRA AND JOHN)

R Matineigh Idol 

ch c Eddington - Mariah's Dancer (Bienamado)

3 8-8
Edgar PayerasDan Hendricks
Verdict

R Matineigh Idol is an interesting newcomer but it is difficult to see anyone passing BUCK DUANE, who has impressed when making the podium in two starts this season. Lucky Mesquite completes the shortlist.

00:58 Los Alamitos Racecourse (USA) (Dirt) 16 Sep 2018

Race 7 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $10,080 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

7

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
432759
i
1
Hot pink, navy blue ball, navy hoops on sleeves hot pink cap (Mark Dedomenico Llc And Muddy Waters Stables Llc)

Schoenhardt 17 

b g Shackleford - Shine Forth (Carson City)

3 8-5 (ow1)
Assael EspinozaJohn Sadler
2
887268
i
2
Blue and black diagonal quarters, blue and black halved sleeves, blue cap (Bazan, Jose And Mendoza, Juventino)

Bourque 21 

b g Congrats - Stormy Venus (Stormy Atlantic)

4 8-7
Mario GutierrezAntonio Garcia
3
5477-45
i
3
Orange and white blocks, white cap (Wilson, Holly And David)

Pioneerof The West 51 

dk h Pioneerof the Nile - Del Mar Cat (Forestry)

D
6 8-12
Santiago GonzalezVladimir Cerin
4
545626
i
4
Orange, white ball (Kaplan, Dan And Lenichek, Paul)

Rolls Royce Deal 17 

dk g Surf Cat - Thriving Ivory (Vicar)

4 8-9
Matt GarciaGus Headley
5
644433
i
5
Purple, silver diamond, silver cap (Ph Thoroughbred Racing)

We Go Now 21 

b g Lucky Pulpit - Go Jaylo (Bertrando)

4 8-9
Edwin MaldonadoCraig Dollase
6
455174
i
6
Navy, navy cuffs on tan sleeves, navy cap (Juan Bustamonte)

Harrovian 15 

dk g Harlan's Holiday - Anna Sun (Trippi)

D
4 8-7
Heriberto FigueroaDennis Givens
Verdict

The consistent WE GO NOW could be the answer here having produced some useful performances of late. Pioneerof The West is one to keep an eye on, with Rolls Royce Deal also noted.

01:28 Los Alamitos Racecourse (USA) (Dirt) 16 Sep 2018

Race 8 - Starter Allowance (2YO only)

Winner $17,640 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

8

5f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In - Amended Result
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
1
i
1
Turquoise, orange and white stripe on sleeves, turquoise cap (J Desormeaux)

Secret Maneuver 36 

b f Trappe Shot - Oneminutetomidnite (Street Cry)

D
2 8-10
Assael EspinozaJ Desormeaux
2
1
i
2
Royal blue, black heart and sash, black chevrons on sleeves (Carrol Stubbs)

Runninfromthelaw 14 

dk f Sought After - Proud Gal (Proud Irish)

D
Non Runner
3
67144
i
3
Maroon, white hoops, white cuffs on sleeves (Templeton Horses Llc, Lovingier, Terry C And Reyes, Ismael)

Time For Suzzie 17 

b f Time to Get Even - Appealing Susan (Successful Appeal)

D
2 8-10
Edwin MaldonadoJorge Periban
4
1
i
4
Turquoise, black diamond, black diamonds on sleeves, turquoise cap (Rockingham Ranch)

Missmachupicchu 15 

b f Goldencents - Maxnmacy (Monarchos)

D
2 8-10
Heriberto FigueroaPeter Miller
5
31
i
5
Lime green, blue hoops on sleeves, blue cap (Loooch Racing Stables, Inc)

Midnight Miracle 17 

b f Midnight Lute - Glory Be Mine (Dome)

D
2 8-10
Evin RomanRobert Hess
6
484701
i
6
Gold, Black Diamond (Stuart Tsujimoto)

Zip's Secret 17 

dk f City Zip - Our Rafaela (Dynaformer)

D
2 8-10
Stewart ElliottVann Belvoir
Verdict

MISSMACHUPICCHU impressed on debut at Del Mar and can prove the one to beat once again. Fellow debutant winners Secret Maneuver and Runninfromthelaw are respected, along with Midnight Miracle, who was off the mark at the second attempt last time.

01:58 Los Alamitos Racecourse (USA) (Dirt) 16 Sep 2018

Race 9 - Allowance Optional Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $28,350 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

9

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
51-1216
i
1
White, blue yoke, white bars on blue sleeves, blue cap (Nicholas Alexander)

Catfish Hunter 42 

ch g Grazen - Bluegrass Belle (Unbridled's Song)

D
4 8-10
Tyler BazePhilip D Amato
2
421-144
i
2
Royal blue, yellow diamond (All Schlaich Stables, Llc, Hollendorfer, Llc And Team Green, Llc)

Royal Creed 27 

ch g Jimmy Creed - Chitka (Jade Hunter)

D
3 8-6 b1
Heriberto FigueroaJerry Hollendorfer
3
68-4245
i
3
Electric blue, fluorescent orange circle and 'da', orange cuffs on sleeves, blue cap (Drawing Away Stable And Jacobson, David)

Jan's Reserve 28 

dk g Ready's Image - Reserve Bid (Pine Bluff)

D
5 8-10 b
Ruben FuentesDavid Jacobson
4
252092-
i
4
Blue, dark blue sleeves, blue cap (Nu Wave Stables Llc)

David's Memory 378 

b g Vronsky - Judge's Pegasus (Unusual Heat)

D
6 8-10
Tiago PereiraHector Palma
5
92610-7
i
5
White, blue bars on sleeves (Derby, Susan And Folgner, Gary)

The Rule Of King's 29 

dk g Rule - Wish It Were (Is It True)

D
4 8-10
Edwin MaldonadoRuben Gomez
6
31
i
6
Turquoise, large gold spots, turquoise spots on gold sleeves, turquoise cap (Zayat Stables, LLC)

Super Sol 29 

b c Awesome Again - Kiss The Lady (Quiet American)

D
3 8-8
Assael EspinozaBob Baffert
7
744124
i
7
White, green spots on sleeves, gold seams, white cap (Tachycardia Stables)

Lauren's Ladd 21 

b g City Zip - Tourism (Seeking The Gold)

D
Non Runner
Verdict

SUPER SOL impressed when getting off the mark at the second attempt at Del Mar and he can follow up. David's Memory is respected on his seasonal bow, with Royal Creed completing the shortlist.