17:45 Mahoning Valley (USA) (Dirt) 16 Apr 2018

Race 1 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $6,237 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

1

5f

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
49555-4
i
1
Black, Red Braces, Red Bars On Sleeves (Mark Yagour, Inc)

Monster Mash 19 

dk h Ghostzapper - Rose Frances (Crafty Prospector)

D
9 8-13
Luciano HernandezRandy Bayley
2
7669-33
i
2
Blue, white bars on sleeves (Debbie Schaber)

Musicinthehouse 33 

dk g Limehouse - Robbin's Music (Prospector's Music)

D
8 8-13
Yuri YarangaDebbie Schaber
3
86357-8
i
3
Black, red diamond, black seams on red sleeves (Sara Stanoszek)

Vaulted Son 33 

dk h Congressionalhonor - Vaulted Numbers (Polish Numbers)

D
8 8-13 b1
Erik BarbaranSara Stanoszek
4
582867-
i
4
Green, white sash, white bars on sleeves (Ronald Newlun)

Graduated 190 

b g Magna Graduate - Dance With Jenny (Carnivalay)

D
7 8-13
Charle OliverosRonald Newlun
5
489-955
i
5
Gold, gold stars on black sleeves (Karin Thompson)

Uncle Jimmy 14 

b g Uncle Mo - Cookngoodlookn (Awesome Again)

D
5 8-13
Marco CcamaqueDaniel Thompson
6
3/28316-
i
6
Green, red and white maltese cross (Kevin Buttigieg)

Gibbons Gambler 391 

b g Silent Name - Catch A Fire (Indian Groom)

D
7 8-13
Luis GonzalezKevin Buttigieg
7
26-6848
i
1A
Black, Red Braces, Red Bars On Sleeves (Mark Yagour, Inc)

Just Ace 17 

dk g Crafty Friend - Sights In The Citi (Citidancer)

7 8-13
Juan VelezJohn Brown
Verdict

GIBBONS GAMBLER won a similar race two starts ago and he can beat Monster Mash and Musicinthehouse to the victory this afternoon.

18:12 Mahoning Valley (USA) (Dirt) 16 Apr 2018

Race 2 - Starter Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $10,080 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

2

1m 70y

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
24-1342
i
1
Pink, black heart, black hearts and cuffs on sleeves (Old School Thoroughbreds, Llc)

Determinator 16 

dk g Boastful - Mintess (Kris S.)

D
5 8-11
Edgar PaucarAndrew Tumblin
2
4-11111
i
2
Lime green, blue hoops on sleeves, blue cap (Loooch Racing Stables, Inc)

Anechoic 16 

b g Mineshaft - Perfectly Quiet (Quiet American)

D
4 8-13
Luis RiveraJeffrey Radosevich
3
4354-58
i
3
White, blue cross sashes, blue stripe on sleeves (Jack Hancock)

Bold Shot 10 

ch g Curlin - Soul Search (A.P. Indy)

D
8 8-11
Christian PilaresC Larue
4
63-2411
i
4
Yellow, white diamond, black diamonds on sleeves (Richie Rich Racing Stable)

Dontbothermenow 28 

dk g Indy Wind - Black Light Dancer (Signal Tap)

D
Non Runner
5
555533
i
5
Blue, orange circled 'xr', orange hoops on sleeves (Xavier Rivera)

Evan's Calling 16 

b g Aragorn - Thunder Calling (Thunder Gulch)

D
8 8-11
Hector BerriosXavier Rivera
6
11-1141
i
6
Red, white blocks, red sleeves (Adleta, Robert L And Obrecht, Rolf)

Eskendulce 30 

ch g Eskendereya - Dulce Realidad (Sweetsouthernsaint)

D
6 8-13
Orlando MojicaJoseph Poole
Verdict

Plenty of these have claims but the marginal preference is for DONTBOTHERMENOW, who arrives here on the back of two victories over C&D. Eskendulce and Anechoic appear to be the main threats.

18:40 Mahoning Valley (USA) (Dirt) 16 Apr 2018

Race 3 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $10,080 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

3

6f

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
46-1213
i
1
Blue, red ball, grey bars on sleeves (Jay Bernardini)

Bret's At Caddies 23 

ch g Not For Love - Exuding Quality (Elusive Quality)

D BF
7 8-11
Erik BarbaranJay Bernardini
2
76-2121
i
2
Blue, orange diagonal quarters, white ball (Smith Red Gate Farm, Llc And Jamison, Michael P)

Reeder 12 

ch g Speightstown - Constant Touch (Belong To Me)

D
7 8-11
Christian PilaresLarry Smith
3
6211-35
i
3
Burgundy, black horse (Rodney Moyers)

Offlee Sinister 14 

dk g Offlee Wild - Granny Spinster (Distorted Humor)

D
7 8-11
Luis GonzalezRodney Moyers
4
33613-5
i
4
Grey, purple heart, purple sleeves (Charles Golden)

Mascherato 7 

dk g Sky Mesa - Seeking Silence (Seeking The Gold)

D
6 8-11
Diego GomezJohn Brown
5
1660-33
i
5
Yellow, Purple Bars on sleeves (Andrew McKenzie)

At Guard 32 

b g Mineshaft - Lady On Holiday (Harlan's Holiday)

D
5 8-11
Jaime RodriguezLarry Smith
6
811-334
i
6
Lime green, blue hoops on sleeves, blue cap (Loooch Racing Stables, Inc)

Where's Woody 35 

ch h Stephen Got Even - Amusingly (Distorted Humor)

D
6 8-11
Luis ColonJeffrey Radosevich
7
2-22445
i
7
Blue, white circle, blue cap (D And D Stable)

Brothers Dryden 24 

b g Greatness - Holly At Law (Bernstein)

D
5 8-11
Luciano HernandezAlejandro Gomez
8
612-564
i
1A
Orange, white diamonds, white bars on sleeves (Mitre Box Stable)

Mini Cosmo 14 

gr/ g Unbridled Energy - Eyedontblink (El Corredor)

D
Non Runner
Verdict

Reeder and At Guard both have obvious claims but the nod goes to WHERE'S WOODY, based on his good course form and successful record in this grade.

19:08 Mahoning Valley (USA) (Dirt) 16 Apr 2018

Race 4 - Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $14,805 - 9 run - Draw Advantage: None

4

1m

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
426-431
i
1
Gold, black diamond, black diamond belt, black diamonds on sleeves, black cap (Short, Tommy C And Heyer, Robert)

Bullet Bandit 18 

b c Bullet Train - Grand Slam Kitten (Kitten's Joy)

D
3 8-4 (ow2)
Edgar PaucarTommy Short
2
723-975
i
2
Navy, white hollow box, navy cap (David Downard)

Tiz Cold 31 

dk g Tiznow - Cool Slew (Seattle Slew)

3 8-4
Luis RiveraJeffrey Radosevich
3
11-5868
i
3
Black, Red Braces, Red Bars On Sleeves (Mark Yagour, Inc)

Spanish Armada 19 

dk g War Front - Sister Marilyn (Saint Ballado)

D
6 8-11
Gerardo CorralesJohn Brown
4
7526-31
i
4
Orange, green shamrock, orange and green stripe on white sleeves (Irish Charm Thoroughbreds Llc)

Wilko Freeway 30 

ch g Wilko - Mylaar (Madraar)

D
4 8-11
Luis QuinonesGary Johnson
5
3-43546
i
5
Yellow and purple halved, black horse (Holly Delaney)

Say Hey Kid 17 

ch g Haynesfield - Swinging (Wild Again)

D
5 8-11
T HoughtonRichard Zielinski
6
521134
i
6
Black, white diamonds, black diamond on white sleeves, white cap (Premier Stables Unlimited)

Goodzapper 16 

ch g Ghostzapper - Glinda The Good (Hard Spun)

D
4 8-11
Christian PilaresNabu Morales
7
7-64133
i
7
Gold, purple hoops on sleeves (Rocco Catanzariti)

Fee Waiver 17 

b g Northern Afleet - Overboard (Stormy Atlantic)

D
4 8-11
Jaime RodriguezJulie Pappada
8
71-2333
i
8
Red, white diamonds (Rolf Obrecht)

American Sparrow 13 

b g Birdstone - Gulch Legacy (Gulch)

4 8-11
Orlando MojicaJoseph Poole
9
901-1
i
9
Yellow, aqua diamond frame (Paul Overholt)

Kentucky Kitten 25 

b c Kitten's Joy - Granny Ramsey (Empire Maker)

D
3 8-4 (ow2)
Yuri YarangaC Larue
Verdict

FEE WAIVER proved that he can go well in a race of this nature by making the frame in his last couple of starts and the four-year-old is the one to beat this evening. Wilko Freeway and American Sparrow can fight it out for the places.

19:36 Mahoning Valley (USA) (Dirt) 16 Apr 2018

Race 5 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $8,064 - 9 run - Draw Advantage: None

5

5f 110y

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
548-324
i
1
Light grey, red and black chevrons on sleeves (Warhorse Thoroughbreds)

Naval Commission 35 

ch f Field Commission - Rivery (Riverman)

4 8-11
Luis QuinonesGary Johnson
2
275088-
i
2
Yellow, Yellow Cap (Dennis Waite)

Toother Belle 125 

b m Warrior's Reward - Princess Turandot (Gold Legend)

5 8-11
Luciano HernandezDelcor Waite
3
08127-2
i
3
Red, red cap (Christi Flores)

Our Dream 31 

ch f Street Boss - Dreams On Tap (Tapit)

D
4 8-11
Erik BarbaranChristi Flores
4
34-9696
i
4
Pink, black heart, black hearts and cuffs on sleeves (Old School Thoroughbreds, Llc)

Love Totem 20 

b f Adios Charlie - Love A Parade (Leading the Parade)

4 8-11
Edgar PaucarAndrew Tumblin
5
222357-
i
5
Red, white bars on sleeves (Charles Lawson)

Pretty Penny Paddy 118 

b m Paddy O'prado - Miss Reve (Roman Ruler)

5 8-11
Euclyn Jr PrenticeCharles Lawson
6
637223
i
6
Burgundy, black horse (Rodney Moyers)

Obvious Two 6 

dk f Take Charge Indy - Princess Cecilia (Sharp Humor)

D BF
3 8-4 (ow2)
Luis GonzalezRodney Moyers
7
794316-
i
7
Blue, Red Sash (Maribel Izarraraz)

Songandaparty 177 

b f Desert Party - Songandapsalm (Songandaprayer)

D
4 8-11
Juan VelezJose Romero
8
5128-63
i
8
Lime green, pink diamonds, green diamonds on pink sleeves (Boik, Dan And Sierpien, Dean)

True Blue Diamond 21 

ch f Gemologist - Tale Of Love (Tale Of The Cat)

D
4 8-11
Hector BerriosShane Spiess
9
860-715
i
9
Blue, white circled 'l', white sleeves (C Larue)

Cyclone Betty 31 

dk m Cyclotron - G. I. Betty (One Man Army)

D
5 8-11
Yuri YarangaC Larue
Verdict

OBVIOUS TWO has been running consistently well of late and she can be supported to earn his second career victory this evening. Others to note are Our Dream and Pretty Penny Paddy.

20:04 Mahoning Valley (USA) (Dirt) 16 Apr 2018

Race 6 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $11,214 - 11 run - Draw Advantage: None

6

6f

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
4-23335
i
1
Turquoise, pink cap (Keys To Riches Stable)

Timefadesthepages 16 

dk m Spring At Last - Nodie No Drop (Lively One)

D
8 8-11
Hector BerriosShane Meyers
2
0-67879
i
2
Blue, lime green blocks (Frank Gerich)

Thunder May 31 

ch f Thunder Gulch - Feather Maid (Smarty Jones)

D
4 8-11
Marco CcamaqueFrank Gerich
3
1325-52
i
3
Red, white sleeves (Morlona Racing Llc)

Ohio Silver 49 

gr/ m Giacomo - Hi Sugar (Jump Start)

D
6 8-11
Luis GonzalezNabu Morales
4
433-446
i
4
White, pink and green hoops, pink band on green sleeves (Judy Meyers)

Team Halo 27 

dk m Shaniko - Winterello (Thunderello)

D
7 8-11
Irwin RosendoShane Meyers
5
127-089
i
5
Black, red diamond, black seams on red sleeves (Sara Stanoszek)

Pyrite Slew 27 

dk f Lunarpal - Pyriteville (Evansville Slew)

D
4 8-11
Noel VigilSara Stanoszek
6
765521-
i
6
Red, white bars on sleeves (Charles Lawson)

Sheza Fine Justice 124 

ch m Regal Ransom - Even Tempo (Stephen Got Even)

D
5 8-11
Euclyn Jr PrenticeCharles Lawson
7
71-5613
i
7
Red, white diamonds (Rolf Obrecht)

Chanson D'amour 16 

gr/ f Harlan's Holiday - Nixie's Song (Unbridled's Song)

D
4 8-11
Orlando MojicaJoseph Poole
8
86-9874
i
8
Black, white dots, black and white hooped cap (Dave Treharne)

Jezabel's Charm 16 

b m Canadian Frontier - Sam's Sunny Halo (Prospector's Halo)

D
6 8-11
Luciano HernandezDave Treharne
9
4-14222
i
9
Black, pink star (Elias Del Val)

Graduation Gift 27 

dk m Magna Graduate - Money Card (Left Banker)

D
5 8-11
Jaime RodriguezRobin Schuster
10
35-4317
i
10
Navy, white hollow box, navy cap (David Downard)

Hopes Angel 27 

ch m Primary Suspect - Jackie's Hope (Concerto)

D
6 8-11
Luis RiveraJeffrey Radosevich
11
6-05421
i
11
Purple, 'horse in sunset' (Siesta Thoroughbred Racing)

Sincere Devotion 13 

ch f Include - Devoted Gal (Greeley's Galaxy)

D
4 8-13
Edgar PaucarRichard Zielinski
Verdict

SINCERE DEVOTION won impressively over this track and trip last time and she could take some stopping if arriving in the same mood. Graduation Gift and Ohio Silver are also expected to go well.

20:33 Mahoning Valley (USA) (Dirt) 16 Apr 2018

Race 7 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $6,489 - 9 run - Draw Advantage: None

7

6f

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
435-134
i
1
Red, white ball, red and white halved sleeves, red cap (Betty Dodge)

Wild Skye 34 

ch g D'Wildcat - Darian Skye (Dance Master)

D
7 8-11
Ramon LunaAlbert Dodge
2
36-1163
i
2
Purple, black star (Michelle Helms)

Comanche Ruler 34 

b g Tribal Rule - Super Flo (Rio Verde)

D
Non Runner
3
9-31414
i
3
Blue, Blue Cap (Gary Myers)

No Way R J 17 

dk h Roar Of The Tiger - Eva's Way (Dixie Union)

D
8 8-11
Luciano HernandezDouglas Adams
4
230-112
i
4
Yellow, black ball (Fernando Silva)

Come On Bert 17 

ch g Roman Ruler - Peggy Ring (Ghostzapper)

D
5 8-11
Hector Jr RosarioFernando Silva
5
6-41321
i
5
Gold, blue diamonds (Sab Nc Stable)

Steve Came Thru 23 

dk g Stephen Got Even - Wonderwho'sbest (Three Wonders)

D
7 8-13
Walter De La CruzRobin Schuster
6
4-44541
i
6
Royal blue, white circled 'w', white bars on sleeves (Charlie J Williams Llc)

Risky Guy 19 

dk g Jump Start - Let's Get Risky (Cryptoclearance)

D
8 8-13
Hector BerriosCharlie Williams
7
348-643
i
7
Red, white circle, white sleeves (Smith Red Gate Farm, Llc)

Brett's Boy 18 

ch g Parading - Lil' Miss Merrie (King Cugat)

D
6 8-11
Jaime RodriguezLarry Smith
8
914342
i
8
Blue, blue dots on red sleeves (Michael Crisp)

War Ready 34 

b g More Than Ready - Satulah (Gone West)

D
7 8-11
Yuri YarangaC Larue
9
7410-98
i
9
Red, white bars on sleeves (Charles Lawson)

Akapesche 37 

ch g Soto - Below Zero (High Yield)

D
10 8-11
Euclyn Jr PrenticeCharles Lawson
10
242673
i
10
Kelly green, black circle, black collar and sleeves, green cuffs (Jose Perez)

Discreet Investor 19 

dk g Discreet Cat - Miss Spinks (Rock Hard Ten)

D
5 8-11
Diego GomezPablo Torres
Verdict

STEVE CAME THRU has been in cracking form and won nicely over this track and trip last time. He gets the vote to see off Risky Guy and Come On Bert.

21:02 Mahoning Valley (USA) (Dirt) 16 Apr 2018

Race 8 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $6,993 - 11 run - Draw Advantage: None

8

6f

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
5-76518
i
1
Red (Misty Heath)

Mugrosito 14 

gr/ g Haynesfield - Seattle Grey (Friends Lake)

D
3 8-6
Yuri YarangaGeorge Landsberger
2
99-8007
i
2
Purple, black triangle, black and orange halved sleeves, purple cap (Ann Bernecker)

Queen's Express 28 

ch g Utopia - Ommadon's Storm (Ommadon)

D
7 8-11
Luciano HernandezJoe Pizzurro
3
231-174
i
3
Gold, black chevrons, gold diamonds on black sleeves (Thb Racing And Blazing Meadows Farm Llc)

Persuasion 14 

ch g Distorted Humor - Emptythetill (Holy Bull)

D
5 8-11
Irwin RosendoTimothy Hamm
4
6-49131
i
4
White, red stripes, red sleeves (Bruno Schickedanz)

Pink Bowtie 17 

dk g Spaniard - Giannina Pink (Bold Executive)

D
5 8-13
Hector BerriosRodney Faulkner
5
542-123
i
5
Orange, aqua diagonal quarters (Ronald Dewolf)

Charlees Finest 14 

b g Jump Start - Mizz Charlee (Lear Fan)

D
4 8-11
Kevin RadkePenny Rone
6
9-05865
i
6
White, White Cap (Michael Jones)

Hundred Across 14 

ch g Spring At Last - Judy B (Marquetry)

D
4 8-11
Edgar PaucarAndrew Tumblin
7
878-462
i
7
Burgundy, black horse (Rodney Moyers)

Hooroo 14 

dk g Sing Baby Sing - Hollye Lynne (Uncle Abbie)

D
4 8-11
Luis GonzalezRodney Moyers
8
24-3136
i
8
Green, copper hoop, copper hoop on sleeves (O'mally, Neal And Zielinski, Richard)

Jocandy 14 

b g Twirling Candy - Bluegrass Kopp (Bluegrass Cat)

D
4 8-11
Noel VigilRichard Zielinski
9
65318-4
i
9
Red, white, black blocks (Carlos Inirio)

R R Red 28 

b c Maimonides - Peek (Successful Appeal)

D
4 8-11
Diego GomezCarlos Inirio
10
640-174
i
10
Lime, black bars on sleeves (Raphael Spalding)

Go For Four Dude 39 

dk g Go for Four - B. J.'s Honoree (Anotherbuckforbcee)

D
4 8-11
Charle OliverosKevin Fletcher
11
33-4335
i
11
Navy, gold diamond frame, gold diamonds on sleeves, navy cap (Joe Damo)

Full Heart 25 

ch g Lawyer Ron - American Slew (Quiet American)

D
8 8-11
Jaime RodriguezJeff Engler
Verdict

HOOROO caught the eye when a fast-finishing second over 5 1/2f here latest and he might be able to go one better now stepped back up in trip. Charlees Finest, just behind the selection last time, and Pink Bowtie, a winner of two of his last three starts, are others to note.