22:25 PRESQUE ISLE DOWNS (USA) (Dirt) 20 Aug 2018

Race 1 - Claiming (3YO plus)

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

1

5f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
161-741
i
1

Big Game Bob 33 

dk g Da Stoops - Body Talk (French Deputy)

D
7 8-9
Willie MartinezShelly Radosevich
2
34-2321
i
2

Thunder's Rollin' 22 

dk h Stormy Atlantic - Knock Off (Fit To Fight)

D
8 8-12
Pablo MoralesEduardo Rojas
3
513454
i
3

Rockinmebaby 15 

gr/ g Rockport Harbor - Latour (French Deputy)

D
9 8-9
Addiel AyalaJames Hogue
4
49-3121
i
4

The Fazz Man 26 

dk c Lite The Fuse - Wickedly Clever (Clever Trick)

D
7 8-12
Antonio GallardoShelly Radosevich
5
146376
i
5

Brothers Dryden 20 

b g Greatness - Holly At Law (Bernstein)

D
5 8-9
Jose BrachoAlejandro Gomez
6
723311
i
6

Alpha Slew 36 

gr/ g Alphabet Soup - Seattle Showers (Seattle Slew)

D
8 8-9
Huber Villa GomezRon Potts
7
065408
i
7
Orange, black sash, black bars on sleeves (Tigertail Ranch)

Princetonian 8 

b g Desert Party - Caveat Apt (Chief's Crown)

D
Non Runner
Verdict

BIG GAME BOB knuckled down well to score over C&D latest and is unlikely to go down without a fight in his bid to notch a double. Thunder's Rollin' and Alpha Slew look best of the rest.

22:50 PRESQUE ISLE DOWNS (USA) (Dirt) 20 Aug 2018

Race 2 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $7,560 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

2

1m

Fast (Dirt)

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

Beautiful Reminder 11 

dk f Archarcharch - Lizzielizzie (Perfect Vision)

3 8-5
Scott SpiethAldana Gonzalez
2
657424
i
2

Perfectness 29 

b f Perfect Soul - Aaroness (Distorted Humor)

4 8-12
Antonio GallardoKathleen Parker
3
96465
i
3

Ocala Cat 21 

ch f Cowtown Cat - Ocala Gator (American Chance)

3 8-5
Huber Villa GomezRandall Russell
4
87805
i
4

Reina Pepeada 13 

gr/ f Rock Hampton - Bianca Neve (Giacomo)

3 8-5 (ow2)
Eddie ZambranaBernard Kleine
5
0/502
i
5

Lilting 21 

ch m Cape Blanco - Sweetlalabye (Sweetsouthernsaint)

5 8-12
Luis GarciaJonathan Sheppard
6
556
i
6

Jump Ball 51 

dk f E Dubai - Chapel Hill (Langfuhr)

3 8-5 (ow2)
Amanda SchwartzRory Barron
7
356
i
7

Moms Last Dance 21 

b f Artie Schiller - Rougeole (Red Ransom)

3 8-5
Nathan VickersBernard Kleine
Verdict

PERFECTNESS is a likely improver now lowering her sights and shades the vote ahead of Lilting and Jump Ball, both of whom are capable of playing supporting roles.

23:15 PRESQUE ISLE DOWNS (USA) (Dirt) 20 Aug 2018

Race 3 - Starter Optional Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $12,600 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

3

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
74-1143
i
1

Blichton 19 

ch g Tiago - Lavenda (Sligo Bay)

D
7 8-9
Antonio GallardoW Bourke
2
214444
i
2

Copperplate 26 

ch g Curlin - Verdana Bold (Rahy)

D BF
7 8-9
Willie MartinezSusan Anderson
3
21322-3
i
3

Eddie's Gift 193 

ch g El Corredor - City Gift (City Place)

D
4 8-9
Ronald Allen JrMichael Ferraro
4
018116
i
4

Dr. Koy 11 

dk g Blame - Coy Cat (Hold That Tiger)

D
4 8-12
Mike AllenJoseph Martin
5
111422
i
5

Fox Rox 19 

dk g Officer - Shesastonecoldfox (Foxhound)

D
7 8-9
Pablo MoralesTeresa Connelly
6
475571
i
6
Blue, white circled white 'aj', yellow sleeves (Allen Jackson)

Blue Marauder 17 

dk g Stephen Got Even - Kabili Star (Housebuster)

D
Non Runner
Verdict

FOX ROX rattled the crossbar over the extended 6f here last time, with Blichton back in third, and is expected to confirm the form with that rival and find the improvement needed to score. Dr. Koy is no forlorn hope for a place.

23:40 PRESQUE ISLE DOWNS (USA) (Dirt) 20 Aug 2018

Race 4 - Claiming (3YO plus)

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

4

5f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
152252
i
1

Gussied Up 14 

ch m Duckhorn - Oh Say Annie (Oh Say)

D
10 8-9
Huber Villa GomezRandall Russell
2
136344
i
2
Royal blue, yellow diamond frame, black chevrons on yellow sleeves (Wayne Rice)

Surfina 18 

dk m Noonmark - Structured (West By West)

D
Non Runner
3
66-7131
i
3

Daring Greatly 26 

b m Even The Score - Catmaker (Magic Cat)

D
6 8-12
Jose BrachoJeff Zook
4
236913
i
4

Simply Belonging 40 

ch m Belong To Me - Siena's Splash (Twining)

D
8 8-9
Eddie ZambranaBurton Sipp
5
7-25212
i
5

Secret Militaire 28 

b m Discreet Cat - Grande Armee (Dayjur)

D BF
6 8-9
Erin WalkerMark Maddox
6
444324
i
6

Argyle Gal 20 

dk m Frost Giant - Princess Marly (Outofthebox)

D
5 8-9
Pablo MoralesRory Barron
7
488-123
i
7

Jiggin Witit 14 

b m Afleet Express - Wahoo Cat (Soto)

D
6 8-9
Willie MartinezCathy Rozantz
Verdict

DARING GREATLY returned to winning ways over C&D last time and is expected to go well under conditions known to suit. Secret Militaire and Jiggin Witit are the pair expected to put up most resistance.

00:05 PRESQUE ISLE DOWNS (USA) (Dirt) 21 Aug 2018

Race 5 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $10,080 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

5

1m 70y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
341454
i
1

October Sky 32 

dk g Street Hero - Spring Cat (Noble Cat)

D
7 8-9
Huber Villa GomezJoseph Martin
2
21-1218
i
2

Tree Fire 29 

b h Silver Tree - Island Design (Chester House)

D
7 8-9
Eddie DominguezBrandon Ates
3
223764
i
3

Megeve 17 

b h Trappe Shot - Platinum Preferred (Vindication)

D
5 8-9
Antonio GallardoDylan Clarke
4
6-71148
i
4

Conquest Giroball 12 

dk g Girolamo - Road to the Ball (Cahill Road)

D
5 8-9
Scott SpiethLeland Hayes
5
112533
i
5

Alandtom 18 

b g El Corredor - Speak Halory (Verbatim)

D BF
9 8-9
Luis GarciaKimberly DePasquale
6
16-5542
i
6

Ripinandatearin 18 

b g Noble Causeway - Loyal American (Quiet American)

D
8 8-9
Willie MartinezLoren Cox
7
5-34291
i
7

Vintage Time 114 

b g Society's Chairman - Twilight Gallop (Victory Gallop)

D
5 8-9
Mike AllenRobert Johnston
8
545661
i
8

Tinto Mesa 25 

b g Sky Mesa - Miss Prado (El Prado)

D
6 8-9
Pablo MoralesEduardo Rojas
Verdict

TINTO MESA knuckled down well to score by a neck over a route here last time and should give another good account of himself as he bids to notch an eighth course victory. Vintage Time and Ripinandatearin can fight it out for the places.

00:30 PRESQUE ISLE DOWNS (USA) (Dirt) 21 Aug 2018

Race 6 - Satin and Lace Stakes (3YO plus)

Winner $63,000 - 10 run - Draw Advantage: None

6

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
4-43131
i
1

Honor Way 48 

b f Caleb's Posse - Truth And Honor (Yes It's True)

D
4 8-5
Ricardo FelicianoMatt Shirer
2
1-49257
i
2

Natural Wonder 58 

b m Summer Bird - Gold Pattern (Slew O' Gold)

D
6 8-2 (ow2)
Luis GarciaSally Schu
3
21-1111
i
3

Crazy Sweet 29 

dk f Majestic Warrior - Ride Me Crazy (Two Punch)

D
4 8-5
Erin WalkerGlenn Wismer
4
2-18132
i
4

Red Dread 14 

ch f Five Star Day - Levity (El Corredor)

D
3 8-0 (ow5)
Agustin BrachoTina Casalinova
5
5-14757
i
5
White, blue maple leaf, blue sleeves (Reade Baker)

Just Be Kind 36 

b f Sky Mesa - Pretty valentine (Macho Uno)

D
Non Runner
6
111421
i
6

Jessica Krupnick 44 

dk m Uncle Mo - Wear Red (Henny Hughes)

D
5 8-8
Trevor McCarthyFrancis III Abbott
7
23-1527
i
7
White, lime ball, lime sleeves, white cap (Tango Uniform Racing And The Elkstone Group Llc)

Stormy Victoria (FR)  74 

gr/ m Stormy River - Dakota Go (Anabaa)

D BF
Non Runner
8
735311
i
8

Nineteenth Street 19 

b f Proud Citizen - Ms. Sabbatical (Malibu Moon)

D
4 8-5
Willie MartinezSteve Margolis
9
353-777
i
9

Tulsa Queen 22 

b f Cactus Ridge - Hot Touch (Touch Gold)

D
4 8-2 (ow1)
Huber Villa GomezRyan Walsh
10
3-16219
i
10
White, royal blue star, pink stars on white sleeves (Zilli Racing Stables)

Code Warrior 22 

dk m Society's Chairman - Lady Natalie (Runaway Groom)

D
Non Runner
11
6-52211
i
11

Hotshot Anna 58 

ch f Trappe Shot - Avalos (Holy Bull)

D
4 8-8
Antonio GallardoHugh Robertson
12
2112-11
i
12

Puntsville 58 

gr/ m Cashel Castle - Deville (Petionville)

D
6 8-11
Carlos Jr MarquezMichele Boyce
13
1313-15
i
13

Lady Oak (IRE)  19 

b m Arcano - Lady Of Kildare (Mujadil)

D BF
5 8-2
Addiel AyalaGlenn Wismer
14
522759
i
14
Orange, black ball (Rags Racing Stable Llc)

Marquee Miss 58 

b m Cowboy Cal - Marquee Delivery (Marquetry)

D
Non Runner
Verdict

JESSICA KRUPNICK showed an admirable attitude in the finish when scoring by a neck over this trip at Delaware last time and should take all of the beating if returning in similar heart. Hotshot Anna and Puntsville make most appeal of the remainder.

00:55 PRESQUE ISLE DOWNS (USA) (Dirt) 21 Aug 2018

Race 7 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $11,970 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

7

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
50-2414
i
1

Uncle Archie 25 

dk g Archarcharch - Star Dixie (Dixie Union)

D BF
3 8-4
Ronald Allen JrTim Girten
2
13621
i
2

Big Chicken Man 14 

b g Island Peak - Chicken Little (Pembroke)

D
4 8-12
Angel StanleyRandall Russell
3
37-5466
i
3

Candy Exchange 35 

ch g Sidney's Candy - Awesome Eve (Awesome Again)

D
3 8-4
Pablo MoralesTimothy Hamm
4
516631
i
4

Chetan 12 

dk g Violence - Sehra (Silver Hawk)

D
3 8-4
Willie MartinezJ Rogers
5
322613
i
5

That's Buckbeak 15 

b g With Distinction - Miss Primetime (Fusaichi Pegasus)

D
3 8-4 (ow1)
Nathan VickersKevin Rice
6
362352
i
6

Dahog 15 

b g Daaher - Quite Familiar (Hold That Tiger)

D
4 8-12
Arienne CoxWayne Rice
7
4-51076
i
7

Mineralogy 105 

dk g Gemologist - Orabell (Orientate)

BF
4 8-9
Huber Villa GomezJohn Tebbutt
Verdict

DAHOG holds That's Buckbeak (third) on his recent course second over the extended 6f and should go close if running to a similar level of form tonight. Chetan and Big Chicken Man are others worthy of shortlist inclusion.

01:20 PRESQUE ISLE DOWNS (USA) (Dirt) 21 Aug 2018

Race 8 - Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $22,680 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

8

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
436-464
i
1
Red, black horses head, black stripes on sleeves (Harlan Crossman)

Complete St. 16 

dk m St Averil - Complete Number (Polish Numbers)

D
Non Runner
2
561422
i
2

Ghost Hunter 27 

b g Ghostzapper - Hartfelt (Kafwain)

D BF
8 8-9
Antonio GallardoJamie Ness
3
3314-51
i
3

Nipigon 27 

b h Niigon - Sunday Affair (A.P. Indy)

D
6 8-12
Steven BahenRachel Halden
4
20-1111
i
4

Richiesinthehouse 28 

b g Sidney's Candy - Streamin Heat (Bring the Heat)

4 8-9
Carlos Jr MarquezLarry Rivelli
5
38-1411
i
5

Coltrane 46 

dk g Spring At Last - Biorra (Smoke Glacken)

D
4 8-9
Pablo MoralesTimothy Hamm
6
294-542
i
6

Artesian 29 

gr/ m Artie Schiller - Custom Made (Hadif)

D
5 8-4
Willie MartinezFrances Mcneely
Verdict

GHOST HUNTER was touched off by a head by Nipigon over a route here last time and it would come as no surprise to see him turn the tables now locking horns over this slightly shorter trip. Coltrane arrives on a hat-trick and could also take a hand.

01:45 PRESQUE ISLE DOWNS (USA) (Dirt) 21 Aug 2018

Race 9 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $6,300 - 9 run - Draw Advantage: None

9

6f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
945464
i
1

King Ming 8 

dk g Bluegrass Cat - So Explosive (Mineshaft)

3 8-7 (ow5)
Arienne CoxWayne Rice
2
3658
i
2

The General's Wind 123 

ch g Dynamometer - Sierraville (One Golf Sierra)

4 8-12
Pablo MoralesTeresa Connelly
3
975680
i
3

War Or Peace 20 

b g Soldat - Fusaichi Valentine (Fusaichi Pegasus)

3 8-7
Stephanie SheroskiJoseph Martin
4
260
i
4

Classy Nekia 12 

b c Treasure Beach - Evil Eyed Czarina (Carson City)

3 8-7
Antonio GallardoEddie Clouston
5
003
i
5

Shiny Armor 14 

ch g Commander's Shoes - Totally Crafty (Crafty Prospector)

3 8-7
Kris FoxJoseph Martin
6
252424
i
6

After The Money 20 

dk g After Market - We Got A Lemon (Lemon Drop Kid)

BF
4 8-12
Nathan VickersJamie Buhrow
7
547453
i
7

Country Waltz 13 

dk g Country Only - Silvery Waltz (Silver Ending)

7 8-12
Addiel AyalaGeorge Landsberger
8
497583
i
8
White, blue circle, white sleeves, white cap (Ronald Connelly)

Johnny Junior 8 

b g Desert Party - Virginia Sunset (Slavic)

Withdrawn
9
323237
i
9

Diamond Luckie 48 

dk g You Luckie Mann - Wagering Angel (Valid Wager)

BF
4 8-12
Ronald Allen JrMaria Bowersock
10
4-53534
i
10

Eye Like Rooster 26 

gr/ g General Quarters - Pikito (Woodman)

3 8-7
Scott SpiethKenneth Marshall
Verdict

AFTER THE MONEY found his stamina stretched over 1m here last time and is a potential improver now reverting to sprinting. The General's Wind is feared most, though a big run from Eye Like Rooster would also come as no surprise.