17:50 Monmouth Park (USA) 19 Aug 2018

Race 1 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $11,340 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

1

1m 110y

Sloppy

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
3-36411
i
1
Yellow, White Triangle, Yellow Sleeves, White Cuffs, Yellow Cap (Danny Limongelli)

Charlie Mops 62 

ch g Bwana Charlie - Asi Soy (Falling)

D
Non Runner
2
259431
i
2

Quality Asset 7 

dk g Quality Road - Touch Here (Touch Gold)

D
4 8-7
Albin JimenezAlberto Plaza
3
475018
i
3

Promise Illgetyou 22 

dk g Gio Ponti - Wild Promises (Wild Event)

D
5 8-5
Jorge GonzalezWilliam Hogan
4
132976
i
4
Black (David Smith)

Unpredictable 30 

dk g Bluegrass Cat - Ruler's Charm (Cape Town)

D
Non Runner
5
231137-
i
5

Hot To Seek Her 271 

ch g Heatseeker - Gods Ear (Unusual Heat)

D
7 8-7
Jairo RendonCesar Alcala
6
2-73117
i
6

The Accuser 22 

ch g Flower Alley - Lac Du Printemps (Meadowlake)

D
5 8-7
Trevor McCarthyJorge Navarro
7
3-37146
i
7
Lavender, teal yoke, teal and lavender halved sleeves, teal and lavender quartered cap (Twin Farms Stables)

Bow Tie Affair 13 

ch g Kiss the Kid - Clara Bow (Way West)

D
Non Runner
8
6-57414
i
8

Tree Shaker 14 

b h Silver Tree - Papa's Pumpkin (Miesque's Son)

D
5 8-7
Carlos HernandezPatrick McBurney
Verdict

CHARLIE MOPS has impressively notched up a Tampa/Presque Isle Downs double and he might be able to strike again whilst the iron is hot. Quality Asset and Bow Tie Affair are feared most.

18:19 Monmouth Park (USA) (Dirt) 19 Aug 2018

Race 2 - Claiming (3YO plus)

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

2

1m

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
324222
i
1

Speedy A. P. 13 

b g Lemon Drop Kid - Fircroft (A.P. Indy)

D
4 8-12
Trevor McCarthyNey Pessanha
2
263565
i
2

Puppy Manners 71 

dk g Kitten's Joy - Clear Decision (Forestry)

D
7 8-10
Pedro RequenaBryant Taylor
3
782311
i
3

Chovanes 17 

b g Colonel John - Joyance (Pulpit)

D
5 8-10
Jose FerrerJorge Navarro
4
762735
i
4

Sixshooterjunction 17 

dk g Don Six - Chiquilina (Our Emblem)

D
9 8-10
Manoel CruzJohn Leeson
5
765904
i
5

West Shore Drive 15 

dk g Two Step Salsa - Fair Winds Lass (Honor Grades)

D
5 8-10
Anthony NunezJennie Wilhelm-Saldana
6
321224
i
6

Salem Loop 10 

b g Congrats - Yogi'ssplashofgold (Touch Gold)

D
6 8-10
Jairo RendonPatrick McBurney
Verdict

CHOVANES will arrive full of confidence following a couple of recent victories and he gets the vote to see off Speedy A. P., who could finish second for the fourth time in a row. West Shore Drive is another interesting player stepping up two furlongs.

18:50 Monmouth Park (USA) 19 Aug 2018

Race 3 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $11,970 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

3

5f

Sloppy

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
65532
i
1

Won And Done 15 

ch g Daaher - Upsetter (Strong Hope)

3 8-6
Manoel CruzScott Volk
2
600
i
2
Black, red diamonds, red diamonds on sleeves, red cap (Calmont Thoroughbreds Llc)

Temple Knights 21 

dk c Temple City - Douxrah (Rahy)

Non Runner
3
i
3

Fearless Foe 

dk g Warrior's Reward - Toxis (Street Sense)

3 8-6
Wilmer GarciaBruce Grossman
4
9-33255
i
4

The Forty Factor 17 

dk g The Factor - Latitude Forty (Chester House)

BF
4 8-12
Jose FerrerKathleen DeMasi
5
5860
i
5

Mr. Jolin 17 

ch g First Dude - Coco Delite (Crafty Friend)

3 8-4 (ow1)
Albin JimenezRory Huston
6
98474
i
6

Dustin's Comet 7 

b c Pomeroy - Another Page (Read The Footnotes)

3 8-6 (ow2)
Anthony NunezMaureen Maroun
7
70-7963
i
7
Hot pink, turquoise cross, pink and turquoise halved sleeves, pink cap (D'arrigo Racing Stable And Dante Farm)

Wild Prayer 9 

blk c Offlee Wild - Silent Prayer (Norquestor)

Non Runner
8
756332
i
8

James Ciro 7 

ch g Broken Vow - Raisa (Aldebaran)

3 8-6
Paco LopezJr James Frangella,
9
3
i
9

Balaban 42 

b g Cape Blanco - Bam Bam Bull (Holy Bull)

4 8-12 b1
Trevor McCarthyJason Servis
10
04-94
i
10

Painter's Pride 54 

b g Kodiak Kowboy - In A Squeeze (Purge)

3 8-6
Jairo RendonPatrick McBurney
Verdict

WON AND DONE just failed to last home over 6f here latest and he is fancied to open his account now dropped in trip. Balaban made a promising debut and is respected with blinkers fitted, while James Ciro is unlikely to be far away either.

19:20 Monmouth Park (USA) (Dirt) 19 Aug 2018

Race 4 - Starter Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $11,025 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

4

6f

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
174571
i
1

Midnight Games 17 

dk g Midnight Lute - Makeitagame (El Corredor)

D
6 8-12
Emmanuel EsquivelPatricia Farro
2
842543
i
2

Discreetly Placed 17 

ch g Discreetly Mine - Avalon Place (Fusaichi Pegasus)

D BF
6 8-8
Albin JimenezJorge Navarro
3
742223
i
3

Estrickator 8 

b g Intimidator - Estrick (Clever Trick)

D
8 8-8 (ow2)
Lery PineroMarten Woodhouse
4
614214
i
4

White Bluff 7 

gr/ g Macho Uno - Pilaf (Woodman)

D
5 8-10
Jose FerrerAlberto Plaza
5
436122
i
5

Draxhall Woods 7 

dk g Graeme Hall - Josey Hill (Archers Bay)

D
8 8-12
Trevor McCarthyAlberto Plaza
6
515574
i
6

Conscience 32 

b g Indian Charlie - Positivelycharming (Pulpit)

D
7 8-8
Dexter HaddockMiguel Penaloza
7
348657
i
7

Boilermaker 10 

dk g Girolamo - Lazer Eye (Holy Bull)

5 8-8
Jorge GonzalezFrancisco Machado, Jr
Verdict

MIDNIGHT GAMES had both Draxhall Woods (second) and Discreetly Placed (third) behind when scoring cosily over track and earlier in the month and he gets the vote to follow up. White Bluff might be the biggest threat on this occasion.

19:48 Monmouth Park (USA) 19 Aug 2018

Race 5 - Allowance Optional Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $25,200 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

5

5f 110y

Sloppy

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
512114
i
1
Dark blue, green sash, green chevrons on sleeves, white cap (Quiet Winter Farm)

Johnny U 8 

b h Congrats - High Proposal (High Yield)

D
Non Runner
2
546366
i
2

Swell 14 

b g Langfuhr - Beijio (Dr. Blum)

D
7 8-8
Anthony NunezJennie Wilhelm-Saldana
3
778515
i
3
Lime green (Logan James Stables Llc)

Happy Indeed 18 

dk g Eurosilver - Runs Like L (Sunday Break)

D
Non Runner
4
241314
i
4

Singanothersong 21 

gr/ g Songandaprayer - Mims Eppi (Cactus Ridge)

D
8 8-10
Jose FerrerJorge Navarro
5
19-744
i
5

Vino 37 

b c Treasure Beach - Dobra (Smoke Glacken)

D
3 8-2 (ow3)
Albin JimenezKelly Breen
6
12593-
i
6

El Dulce 245 

b c Twirling Candy - Figureta (The Leopard)

D BF
3 8-2 (ow1)
Trevor McCarthyTodd Pletcher
7
416687
i
7
Pink, Black Diamonds, Black Diamonds On Sleeves, Pink Cap (Silver Trail Stables LLC)

Versed 17 

b g Medaglia d'Oro - Informed Decision (Monarchos)

D
Non Runner
8
556-335
i
8
Black, purple circle, purple sleeves and cap (Pewter Stable And Sardello Racing Stable Llc)

Spirit Special 57 

b g Ghostzapper - Speciality (Carson City)

D
Non Runner
9
512513
i
9

The Pooch 19 

b g City Zip - Saudi Princess (Unbridled's Song)

D
4 8-8
Carlos HernandezMichael Moore
10
14-372
i
10

Nautical Nature 37 

gr/ g The Factor - Atlantic Rainbow (Stormy Atlantic)

D
3 8-2
Jairo RendonKathleen DeMasi
Verdict

THE POOCH has been very consistent in recent efforts and he can return to winning ways at the main expense of Spirit Special and Johnny U.

20:09 Monmouth Park (USA) (Dirt) 19 Aug 2018

Race 6 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $10,710 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

6

1m

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
031-96
i
1

Schliffy 13 

b g Tapizar - Thor's Daughter (Tiznow)

D
3 8-5 (ow1)
Abel MarianoJacinto Solis
2
414417
i
2

Syndicate Saver 26 

dk g Super Saver - Northern Miss (Bellamy Road)

D
3 8-3
Paco LopezGregory Sacco
3
3-43745
i
3

Postino's Vow 21 

gr/ g Il Postino - Requested Vow (Broken Vow)

4 8-9
Carlos HernandezSkip Einhorn
4
531283
i
4

Clinic 52 

dk g Redeemed - Heavens Belle (Pulpit)

3 8-3
Trevor McCarthyAlisa Sarson
5
513310
i
5

Mandel 21 

b g Malibu Moon - Missdealornodeal (Benchmark)

D
3 8-5
Jose FerrerKelly Breen
6
6-25
i
6
Blue And Black Diagonal Quarters, Blue Cap (Starting Line Stable)

Partingtheredsea 13 

ch g Point Given - Kresgeville (Bertrando)

Non Runner
Verdict

MANDEL had been in great form recently until a rare blip on his most recent start at the track but he can bounce back to his best. Clinic and Syndicate Saver complete the shortlist.

20:38 Monmouth Park (USA) 19 Aug 2018

Race 7 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $11,025 - 3 run - Draw Advantage: None

7

1m

Sloppy

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
31-6556
i
1
Dark blue, green sash, green chevrons on sleeves, white cap (Quiet Winter Farm)

Girine 22 

b h U S Ranger - Try This Girl (Corinthian)

D
Non Runner
2
7-68421
i
2
Black, gold collar, gold dots on sleeves, black cap (James Frangella, Jr)

Money Illusion 9 

gr/ g Big Drama - Samantha O (Unbridled's Song)

D
Non Runner
3
3430-02
i
3

Salt Mine 28 

gr/ g Eskendereya - Silver Cub (City Zip)

D
5 8-9
Albin JimenezTimothy Hills
4
433011
i
4
White (Jay McKee)

Rough Night 30 

dk g New Year's Day - Hardened She Cat (Hard Spun)

D
Non Runner
5
22416-7
i
5

Rock Solid Golfer 22 

dk g Rock Slide - Golfing Wench (One Golf Sierra)

D
5 8-9
Manoel CruzKeith Nations
6
0-12521
i
6
Navy blue, orange stripes, navy blue sleeves, navy blue & orange halved cap (Pathfinder Racing)

My Own Lane 2 

b g Broken Vow - Media Access (Devil's Bag)

D
Non Runner
7
887872
i
7
Maroon, white circle, white cap (Douglas Maroun)

Snake Oil Charlie 22 

dk h Freud - Finlandia (Royal Anthem)

D
Non Runner
8
247332
i
8

Hatteras Bound 7 

b g Redeemed - Holly Go Lively (Lite The Fuse)

D BF
4 8-9
David CastilloMary Pattershall
Verdict

ROUGH NIGHT arrives in search for the hat-trick having improved on his last couple of starts and he can prove too strong for Salt Mine and My Own Lane.

21:10 Monmouth Park (USA) (Dirt) 19 Aug 2018

Race 8 - Allowance Optional Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $25,200 - 4 run - Draw Advantage: None

8

6f

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
275125
i
1
Light blue, dark blue stars, light blue cap (J Guerrero)

Rio Vista 29 

b m Desert Party - Casa Pippo (Deputy Commander)

D
Non Runner
2
138313
i
2

Misschief Maas 22 

b f Yes Its Legal - Forest Retreat (Forest Camp)

D
4 8-8
Jairo RendonPatrick McBurney
3
114121
i
3

Mia Bella Rossa 22 

b f Hold Me Back - In A Squeeze (Purge)

D
4 8-12
Emmanuel EsquivelHarold Wyner
4
215-511
i
4
Red, yellow heart, yellow stripe on sleeves, red cap (Jn Racing Stables, Inc)

Great Rhythm 23 

ch f Greatness - I Got Rhythm (Smooth Jazz)

D
Non Runner
5
344212
i
5

What About Tonight 22 

dk f Archarcharch - Someothertime (Bernstein)

D
4 8-10
Jose FerrerJorge Navarro
6
26224-5
i
6

Filibustin 22 

dk f Bustin Stones - Sweet Aloha (Western Cat)

D
4 8-8
Paco LopezGregory Sacco
Verdict

GREAT RHYTHM can land the hat-trick here, with the multiple winning Mia Bella Rossa and What About Tonight highly dangerous looking opponents who are sure to be close by.

21:40 Monmouth Park (USA) 19 Aug 2018

Race 9 - Allowance Optional Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $25,200 - 4 run - Draw Advantage: None

9

5f 110y

Sloppy

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
41-71
i
1
Yellow, light blue diamond belt, light blue chevrons on sleeves, yellow cap (Mark Grier)

Chibbley 31 

gr/ f The Factor - Ship's Cat (Forest Wildcat)

D
Non Runner
2
746-064
i
2
Turquoise, Purple Ball, Purple Cuffs On Sleeves, Turquoise Cap (Sacco, Joan And Nick)

Billyscrystalball 29 

ch m Park Avenue Ball - Lord Billy (Lord Carson)

D
Non Runner
3
138-0
i
3

Night Time Lady 46 

dk f Midnight Lute - Inspired (Unbridled's Song)

3 8-2 (ow1)
Paco LopezChad Brown
4
521456
i
4
Tan, black horses head, brown sleeves, tan cap (Exacta B S Llc)

Miss Al Dila 7 

b f Gio Ponti - Super Freaky (Smart Strike)

D
Non Runner
5
476126
i
5
Fluorescent orange, chartreuse sash, hot pink sleeves, fluorescent orange cap (Hill, Jim And Susan)

Sensible Myth 43 

dk f Street Sense - Selkie (Giant's Causeway)

D
Non Runner
6
26-2227
i
6
Chinese red, black mi on grey ball, black sleeves, chinese red cap (Michael Infurna)

Jersey Life 2 

b m Bring the Heat - Little Miss Julien (Is It True)

D
Non Runner
7
6229-63
i
7

Sweet Yare N Dira 29 

b f Biondetti - Sweet Baklava (Forestry)

D
4 8-8
Trevor McCarthySusan Crowell
8
66-0226
i
8

Beaux Arts 35 

dk f Freud - Jenny Bean Girl (Sefapiano)

D
3 8-2 (ow3)
Carlos HernandezRussell Cash
9
936-125
i
9

Blavastki 35 

ch m Old Fashioned - Just An Inkling (Giant's Causeway)

D
6 8-8
Emmanuel EsquivelPatricia Farro
Verdict

JERSEY LIFE has knocked on the door the last three occasions and looks set to go one better now. Sweet Yare N Dira appears on the up, with recent winner Chibbley also considered.

22:12 Monmouth Park (USA) (Dirt) 19 Aug 2018

Race 10 - Claiming (3YO plus)

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

10

6f

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
579-854
i
1

Saratoga Angel 3 

b m J P's Gusto - Angel of Bataan (Holy Mountain)

D
5 8-10
Pedro RequenaBassam Captan
2
5-35234
i
2

Dancin Debbie 9 

dk f Two Step Salsa - Debbie's a Trip (Trippi)

D BF
4 8-12
Jose FerrerAlberto Plaza
3
443335
i
3

Glotona Again 7 

ch m Indy Wind - Glotona (Tour D'Or)

D
5 8-12
Winston KayAndrew Williams
4
166-211
i
4

Don't Tell Vanessa 28 

b m The Green Monkey - Chocachattee (Indian Charlie)

D
7 8-12
Isaac CastilloJorge Navarro
5
64378-6
i
5

Lethal Lil Lady 3 

b m Unbridled Energy - Sporting Scene (Silveyville)

D
9 8-10
Anthony NunezBassam Captan
6
542513
i
6

Silver Majorette 7 

gr/ m Don Six - Twirly Girly (Johannesburg)

D
5 8-10
Wesley TorresAlberto Plaza
Verdict

DON'T TELL VANESSA can land the hat-trick here at the expense of Silver Majorette and Dancin Debbie who was sent off favourite last time and can't be completely forgotten here.