22:25 PRESQUE ISLE DOWNS (USA) (Dirt) 23 Jul 2018

Race 1 - Maiden Special Weight (3YO plus)

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

1

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
59-46
i
1
Green, beige horseshoe, green stars on beige sleeves (Daniel Atwood)

Magical Kisser 11 

dk g Zulu Magic - Woodnotkiss (Kissin Kris)

3 8-5 (ow1)
Angel StanleyRandall Russell
2
444-24
i
2
Dark blue, light blue hoops and bars on sleeves (Riverdee Stable)

Flushed 34 

ch g Cape Blanco - Warm Glow (Sky Classic)

3 8-5 (ow1)
Mario PinoJonathan Sheppard
3
224-675
i
3
White, blue triangle, blue armlets (Lois Meals)

Tintern Abbey 11 

b g Real Quiet - Call Me Fast Mary (Caller I. D.)

10 8-12
Travis WalesDebbie Schaber
4
733
i
4
White, blue hollow box (Giannakopoulos, Peter And Wismer, Glenn S)

Pizza Man Pete 11 

b c Cozar - Delilah's Seven (Sky Mesa)

3 8-5
Addiel AyalaGlenn Wismer
5
485-324
i
5
Maroon, grey sleeves (Kathy Antus)

Fightin Phil 11 

b g Majestic Warrior - Braefield (Hard Spun)

3 8-5 (ow2)
Nathan VickersLawrence Antus
6
7-
i
6
Red, white blocks (Little Saint Stable)

Our Dominator 359 

ch g Mad Flatter - Candycoated Dreams (Candy Ride)

4 8-12 b1
Mike AllenJ Rogers
Verdict

FLUSHED has been running well enough in this grade of late to suggest that he can win this contest. Pizza Man Pete and Fightin Phil are others to note.

22:50 PRESQUE ISLE DOWNS (USA) (Dirt) 23 Jul 2018

Race 2 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $8,820 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

2

1m 70y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
1067-11
i
1
Yellow, blue chevrons on sleeves, yellow cap (Briar Lane Farm)

Lulu's Pride 46 

gr/ m Unbridled Time - Fightin' Lulu (Fight Over)

D
8 8-9
Huber Villa GomezJames Hogue
2
331321
i
2
White, orange ball lime 'hf' orange and lime quartered sleeves (Bronze Tree Llc)

Orzo 21 

gr/ m Zensational - Rena (More Than Ready)

D
5 8-12
Eddie DominguezAnthony Stabile
3
512517
i
3
Yellow, black collar and blocks, silver wolf on shield, black sleeves (James Wolf)

Saint Mamie 18 

ch m Unusual Heat - Silver Lining (Runaway Groom)

D
6 8-12
Luis GarciaGerald Brooks
4
547433
i
4
Blue, white ball, blue cap (Gerald Brooks)

Tengey 20 

ch f Tenpins - Cagey Girl (Crowd Pleaser)

D
4 8-9 (ow3)
Amanda SchwartzGerald Brooks
5
1190-44
i
5
Lime green, black shamrock (McEntee Racing Inc)

Hot 37 

b m Ready's Image - Ablaze (Forest Camp)

D BF
5 8-9
Willie MartinezPaul Mcentee
6
11-1686
i
6
White, pink stripes (W Bourke)

Truly Brilliant 29 

ch f Aikenite - Top seeded (Old Topper)

D
4 8-9
Addiel AyalaW Bourke
Verdict

ORZO rarely runs a bad race and she has an outstanding record at this track. With that in mind, she gets the nod today ahead of Sainte Maime and Lulu's Pride.

23:15 PRESQUE ISLE DOWNS (USA) (Dirt) 23 Jul 2018

Race 3 - Maiden Claiming (2YO only)

Winner $9,450 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

3

5f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
4
i
1
Hunter green, white sash, green bars on white sleeves (Endeavor Bloodstock)

Maggie's Moose 6 

ch g Congrats - Win Crafty (Giant's Causeway)

2 8-8
Nathan VickersTeresa Connelly
2
7665
i
2
Royal blue, yellow diamond frame, black chevrons on yellow sleeves (Wayne Rice)

Blazin Liason 13 

b g Liaison - Heaven's Grace (Untuttable)

2 8-8 (ow5)
Arienne CoxWayne Rice
3
4934
i
3
Lime green, black shamrock (McEntee Racing Inc)

Baytown Lindy 39 

ch f Jersey Town - Ima Soul Miss (Perfect Soul)

Non Runner
4
i
4
Purple, lime diamond belt (Martin Goodell)

Electric Drill 

gr/ c Drill - Beneficial Bartok (Bartok)

2 8-8
Huber Villa GomezMaria Bowersock
5
8
i
5
Gold, black chevron, gold diamonds on black sleeves (Blazing Meadows Farm LLC)

Mr. Boogedy 26 

b g Warrior's Reward - Smokin Ghost (Silver Ghost)

2 8-8 b1
Ronald Allen JrTimothy Hamm
6
84654
i
6
Maroon, gold cross sashes, silver diamond, gold armlets on sleeves, maroon cap (Canterbury Oaks Farm)

Devilish Charm 24 

b g Albertus Maximus - Bronte's Miss (Thunder Gulch)

2 8-8
Willie MartinezPaul Mcentee
7
427
i
7
Red, white stars, blue cuffs on sleeves (Hess, Jr , Carl L And Endeavor Bloodstock)

Lotta Cool Times 13 

b g Two Step Salsa - Coolatta (Distorted Humor)

2 8-8
Pablo MoralesTeresa Connelly
8
656
i
8
Royal blue, yellow diamond frame, black chevrons on yellow sleeves (Wayne Rice)

Big Max 42 

dk g Archarcharch - Pomeroy Angel (Pomeroy)

BF
2 8-8
Scott SpiethWayne Rice
Verdict

LOTTA COOL TIMES clearly failed to stay 1m last time out but his previous form over this trip gives him a big shout today. Electric Drill is an interesting newcomer, while Baytown Lindy competes the shortlist.

23:40 PRESQUE ISLE DOWNS (USA) (Dirt) 23 Jul 2018

Race 4 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $6,300 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

4

6f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
836-742
i
1
Black, red diamond belt, red diamonds on sleeves (Headless Horseman Racing Stable Llc)

Pappillon 7 

dk g Outflanker - Karmageddon (Wildcat Heir)

BF
3 8-6
Pablo MoralesTeresa Connelly
2
562524
i
2
Scarlet, grey stars, grey cuffs on sleeves (Country Acres Stables Llc)

After The Money 14 

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

4 8-12
Nathan VickersJamie Buhrow
3
6-85677
i
3
Blue, gold chevrons (Marilyn Boggs)

Blue Xanadu 9 

gr/ g Shackleford - Mecanique (Maria's Mon)

4 8-12
Erin WalkerMark Maddox
4
358497
i
4
White, blue circle, white sleeves, white cap (Ronald Connelly)

Johnny Junior 6 

b g Desert Party - Virginia Sunset (Slavic)

4 8-12
Eddie ZambranaRonald Connelly
5
0446
i
5
Red (Aureliano Noquez)

Silao 15 

ch g Fappie's Notebook - Sammie (Montbrook)

3 8-6
Travis WalesCarol Skawinski
6
6222
i
6
Hunter green, white sash, green bars on white sleeves (Endeavor Bloodstock Llc)

Oil's Express 14 

b g H C Express - Miss Oil (Parker's Storm Cat)

3 8-6
David DelgadoTeresa Connelly
7
6
i
7
Orange, large white spots, white dots on sleeves and cuffs (David Markgraf)

Yamburg 11 

dk g Trappe Shot - Judy's Magic (Wavering Monarch)

4 8-12
Huber Villa GomezDavid Markgraf
Verdict

Pappillon and After The Money both merit consideration but the nod goes to OIL'S EXPRESS after his three second-placed finishes.

00:05 PRESQUE ISLE DOWNS (USA) (Dirt) 24 Jul 2018

Race 5 - Starter Optional Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $11,655 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

5

5f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
524383
i
1
Yellow, red Hoops On Sleeves (Raymond Rech)

Flower Punch 28 

b g Flower Alley - Holly's Punch (Two Punch)

5 8-9
Jose BrachoGerald Bennett
2
19-5635
i
2
Royal blue, yellow diamond frame, black chevrons on yellow sleeves (Wayne Rice)

Rapa Iti 34 

ch g Discreet Cat - Extra Mousse (Posse)

D
4 8-12 (ow1)
Arienne CoxWayne Rice
3
542135
i
3
Black, silver ball (Kathleen Parker)

Through Appalachia 31 

gr/ g In the Woods - Get Up (Prenup)

D
5 8-9
Pablo MoralesKathleen Parker
4
87-0729
i
4
Black, gold horseshoes, gold diamonds on sleeves (Jared Cheeks)

Red Hot Looks 42 

ch g Bring the Heat - Take A Look (Unreal Zeal)

D
5 8-9
Addiel AyalaJoseph Cheeks
5
14-0181
i
5
Lime green, lime green and white halved sleeves (The Unstable, Llc)

Dr. Koy 7 

dk g Blame - Coy Cat (Hold That Tiger)

D
4 8-12
Mike AllenJoseph Martin
6
21116-
i
6
White, pink stripes (W Bourke)

Amigo's Affair 393 

b g Senor Amigo - Mountain Affair (Mt. Livermore)

5 8-9 (ow3)
Amanda SchwartzW Bourke
Verdict

DR. KOY was successful over 6f here last time out and that form makes him the one to beat today. However, Red Hot Looks and Flower Punch can also go well.

00:30 PRESQUE ISLE DOWNS (USA) (Dirt) 24 Jul 2018

Race 6 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $9,450 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

6

5f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
27-2521
i
1
Purple,green halves, purple and green halved sleeves (Micheal Yeagley)

Secret Militaire 11 

b m Discreet Cat - Grande Armee (Dayjur)

D
6 8-9
Erin WalkerMark Maddox
2
53-3633
i
2
Orange, blue diamond, blue diamonds on sleeves (Leland Hayes)

Sur Empire (GB)  15 

b m Equiano - Shersha (Priolo)

D
6 8-9
Luis GarciaLeland Hayes
3
3-74525
i
3
White, blue star, white chevrons on blue sleeves (Ronald Rogers)

My Juliana 10 

b m Rimrod - Tintalating (Seventy-five Rock)

D
5 8-9
Nathan VickersRonald Rogers
4
97-9606
i
4
Black, Black Cap (Rachael Maddox)

Holy Temple 27 

b f Temple City - Elle A Lishous (Closing Argument)

4 8-9
Eddie ZambranaMark Maddox
5
453361
i
5
Red, white diamond belt (Peter Kazamias)

Here's The Call 8 

dk m Here's Zealous - Trumpet Call (Vindication)

D
5 8-9
David DelgadoEdward Fernandez
6
8837-68
i
6
Black and white diamonds, white sleeves (Cathy Rozantz)

Zephara 11 

gr/ m Najran - Sistine's Hope (Miswaki)

D
8 8-9
Willie MartinezCathy Rozantz
7
23-6216
i
7
White, blue lightning bolt, blue dots on sleeves (Martin Brothers Racing Stable, Inc)

Mini's Shoes 32 

dk m Commander's Shoes - Mini Minou (Bold Anthony)

D
5 8-9
Pablo MoralesJoseph Martin
8
625120
i
8
Blue, red belt, blue band on white sleeves (Jose Lopez)

Katherine's Drama 10 

dk f Big Drama - No Beans (Unreal Zeal)

D
4 8-9
Jose BrachoJose Lopez
Verdict

MINI'S SHOES has made the frame in seven on her nine starts at this track and she can bounce back from a disappointing effort last time out, having been trapped wide on that occasion. Secret Militaire and Here's The Call can fight it out for the minor honours.

00:55 PRESQUE ISLE DOWNS (USA) (Dirt) 24 Jul 2018

Race 7 - Allowance Optional Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $18,270 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

7

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
1-48825
i
1
Red, white stars, blue cuffs on sleeves (Carl Hess, Jr)

Driven By History 32 

dk g Two Step Salsa - Mami Nena (High Yield)

D
3 8-3
Luis GarciaTeresa Connelly
2
41-7583
i
2
Brown, tan cross sashes and stripes on sleeves (John Wames)

Sepicato 22 

dk g Got the Last Laugh - Candy buttons (Candy Ride)

D
4 8-9
Robert HastieJohn Wames
3
116535
i
3
Plum, gold crown, gold crown on sleeves (Harold Queen)

Epic Drama 85 

b g Put It Back - Queen Drama (Burning Roma)

D
4 8-9
Willie MartinezGerald Bennett
4
126-347
i
4
Black, gold horseshoes, gold diamonds on sleeves (Jared Cheeks)

Domissme 15 

ch g Belong To Me - Monkton Miss (Out Of Place)

D
8 8-9
Jose BrachoJoseph Cheeks
5
120-111
i
5
Turquoise, black ball, black cap (V-leaf Stables Llc And Ravin, Richard)

Richiesinthehouse 22 

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

D
4 8-12
Jose Valdivia JrLarry Rivelli
6
635421
i
6
Kelly green, tan sash and 's', tan band on sleeves (Stonegate Racing Stables)

Worbothor 33 

b g Silent Name - Perfect Design (Marquetry)

D
6 8-9
Pablo MoralesJeremiah Englehart
Verdict

RICHIESINTHEHOUSE has been in outstanding form so far in 2018 and he tops the shortlist for this contest. Driven By History edges out Sepicato to be the best of the rest.

01:20 PRESQUE ISLE DOWNS (USA) (Dirt) 24 Jul 2018

Race 8 - Starter Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $17,640 - 9 run - Draw Advantage: None

8

1m 2f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
552435
i
1
White, hunter green diamonds, hunter green hoop on sleeves (Bronze Tree Llc)

Symphony Forty One 11 

b g Majestic Warrior - Breath of Life (Tactical Advantage)

8 8-9
Eddie DominguezAnthony Stabile
2
112325
i
2
Maroon, gold sash, gold bars on sleeves (Ray Rech)

Irish Major 54 

b g Henrythenavigator - Kouloura (Redback)

Non Runner
3
1113-53
i
3
Navy, grey ball, grey chevrons on sleeves (Leonard Rubacha)

Vitium 12 

gr/ g Pure Prize - Small Vices (With Approval)

9 8-9
Pablo MoralesTeresa Connelly
4
131446
i
4
Blue and red quarters, white back, white sleeves, white cap (Five Aces Racing)

Thornton 18 

b g Gio Ponti - Pastel Gal (Lemon Drop Kid)

5 8-9
Mike AllenGerald Bennett
5
236812
i
5
Green, blue ball, green and blue halved sleeves (Ronald Sapp)

American Cougar 21 

dk g American Lion - Bell Keeper (Chapel Royal)

4 8-9
Mario PinoJonathan Sheppard
6
5177-85
i
6
Lime green, fuchsia cross sashes, fuchsia dots on sleeves (Tammi Faber)

Religious Ed 35 

b g Sligo Bay - Sunday's Pleasure (Crown Pleasure)

D
11 8-9
Travis WalesT Cooper
7
814311
i
7
Green, yellow diamonds (Girten, Tim, Brown, Jr , Donald L And Muirfield Farm)

Beyond Smart 15 

b g Smart Strike - Beyond The Waves (Ocean Crest)

7 8-12
Scott SpiethTim Girten
8
204-721
i
8
White, blue lightning bolt, blue dots on sleeves (Martin Brothers Racing Stable, Inc)

Forever In Love 21 

dk g Scat Daddy - Forever Smart (Smart Strike)

Non Runner
9
31-6311
i
9
Turquoise, yellow star, black horseshoe, black sleeves (Katy Cheeks)

Boomin Goose 21 

b g Get Stormy - Crocodile Tuff (Petionville)

4 8-12
Luis GarciaKaty Cheeks
10
585-482
i
10
Blue, white diamond braces (William Pape)

Sea Of Erin 24 

ch g Giant's Causeway - Tidal Dance (Pleasant Tap)

5 8-9
Jose BrachoEdward Graham
11
656766
i
11
White, hunter green diamonds, hunter green hoop on sleeves (Bronze Tree Llc)

Joe Star (BRZ)  21 

b g Christine's Outlaw - Darvel (Ariosto)

6 8-9
Vladimir DiazAnthony Stabile
Verdict

BOOMIN GOOSE accounted for a few of these when he won here earlier in the month and he can add another victory to his record today. Sea Of Erin could prove to be the main threat, while Beyond Smart completes the shortlist.