21:00 Santa Anita (USA) (Dirt) 17 Feb 2017

Race 1 - Maiden Claiming (4YO plus)

Winner $15,750 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

1

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Abandoned
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
8-
i
1

Holy Chic 272 

b f Notional - Manhattan Skyline (Spinning World)

4 7-13 b1
Evin RomanMichael Machowsky
2
53264-5
i
2

Summertimemischief 47 

b f Into Mischief - Summertime (Siberian Summer)

4 8-11 b1
Stewart ElliottKathy Walsh
3
4-
i
3

Mandy D 82 

ch f Cape Blanco - Tres Tres Joli (Gone West)

4 8-11
Tyler BazePatrick Gallagher
4
2062-42
i
4

Gust 27 

gr/ f Kantharos - Back To Basics (Alphabet Soup)

BF
4 8-11
Flavien PratRichard Baltas
5
3-2
i
5

Righteous Dixie 47 

ch f Trappe Shot - Righteous Renee (Dixie Union)

4 8-11 b1
Brice BlancSean McCarthy
Verdict

GUST rattled the crossbar over an extended 5f last time and could gain compensation now granted this extra yardage. Righteous Dixie is improving between runs and can battle it out with Mandy D for the silver medal.

21:29 Santa Anita (USA) (Dirt) 17 Feb 2017

Race 2 - Maiden Special Weight (3YO only)

Winner $34,021 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

2

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Abandoned
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
3279-
i
1

Czarina 77 

b f Bernardini - Pilfer (Deputy Minister)

3 8-10
Rafael BejaranoBob Baffert
2
55-
i
2

Princess Nile 49 

b f Pioneerof the Nile - Naughty Or Nice (Bernardini)

3 8-0
Evin RomanMichele Dollase
3
2
i
3

Chaybaby 42 

ch f Curlin - Epitome Of A Lady (Poteen)

3 8-10
Flavien PratBob Baffert
4
23334-2
i
4

Bernina Star 28 

b f Harlan's Holiday - Date To Remember (Bernardini)

3 8-10
Santiago GonzalezJames Cassidy
5
4374-54
i
5

Demigoddess 14 

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

3 8-10
Modesto LinaresCharles Stutts
Verdict

CHAYBABY shaped with plenty of promise when second on debut here over 7f and could go one better now stepped up in distance. Bernina Star and Demigoddess are the ones expected to put up most resistance.

21:59 Santa Anita (USA) 17 Feb 2017

Race 3 - Allowance Optional Claiming (3YO only)

Winner $35,280 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

3

1m

Fast

Abandoned
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
22105-2
i
1

How About Zero 20 

ch f Square Eddie - Too Much Excess (In Excess)

3 8-12
Mario GutierrezDoug O'Neill
2
242-16
i
2

My Pi Romancer 20 

dk f Unusual Heat - Free The Magic (Cryptoclearance)

D
3 8-10
Flavien PratJ Desormeaux
3
13-5
i
3

Rally Back 22 

ch f Thorn Song - Aspen Gal (Talkin Man)

3 8-8
Chantal SutherlandBlake Heap
4
2212-3
i
4

Princess Roi 20 

b f Roi Charmant - Stormin Lucy (Native Storm)

D
3 8-10
Rafael BejaranoRichard Baltas
5
341-5
i
5

Lazzarella 27 

dk f Tizbud - Incoronata (Thunder Gulch)

3 8-10
Tyler BazeBlaine Wright
6
21254-4
i
6

Ms Wakaya 20 

b f Flower Alley - Ms Vanenzza (Successful Appeal)

3 8-10
Rito AlmanzaSteven Miyadi
7
92631-1
i
7

Cioppino Pasadino 32 

dk f Time to Get Even - Clawpuccino (Forest Wildcat)

3 8-10
Joseph TalamoRafael Becerra
8
92163-5
i
8

Bella Luma 20 

ch f Ministers Wild Cat - Bold Roberta (Bold Badgett)

D
3 8-10
Ignacio PuglisiJr Ed Moger,
Verdict

HOW ABOUT ZERO had Princess Roi back in third when rattling the crossbar over track and trip last month and wouldn't need to find much improvement to get back on the winning trail. My Pi Romancer could also take a hand now eased in grade.

22:29 Santa Anita (USA) (Dirt) 17 Feb 2017

Race 4 - Claiming (4YO plus)

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

4

1m 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Abandoned
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
25875-3
i
1

Paschalitsa 33 

b f Cindago - Caitie's Secret (Benchmark)

4 8-12
Tyler BazeEddie Truman
2
1487/1-6
i
2

Autumn Twilight 40 

ch m Don'tsellmeshort - It's twilight time (Suggest)

D
5 8-12
Chad LindsaySteven Miyadi
3
32125-2
i
3

Trinitys Turn 33 

ch f Awesome Gambler - Right Direction (West By West)

D
4 8-12
Santiago GonzalezJohn Ivory
4
82224-1
i
4

Sheswildnfree 27 

ch m Sundarban - Fast Splash (Dance Brightly)

D
5 8-12
Flavien PratPeter Eurton
5
8474-54
i
5

Lirica Heat (ARG)  27 

dk m Unusual Heat - Little Chilly (Iam the Iceman)

D
7 8-12
Luis ContrerasGerard Piccioni
Verdict

SHESWILDNFREE romped home by four lengths here last time and rates the one to beat in her current mood. Trinitys Turn holds Paschalitsa on their latest run and could be the one to give the selection most to think about.

23:00 Santa Anita (USA) (Dirt) 17 Feb 2017

Race 5 - Claiming (4YO plus)

Winner $14,489 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

5

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Abandoned
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
170/
i
1

One Wicked Angel 482 

b m Comic Strip - Useless Bay (Son Of Briartic)

5 8-12
Tiago PereiraBrian Pitnick
2
22414-2
i
2

Yavrig 35 

ch f City Zip - East Hampton (Meadowlake)

D
4 8-10
Luis ContrerasJorge Periban
3
81635-2
i
3

Rockantharos 27 

dk f Kantharos - Jackie B (Defrere)

D
4 8-10
Israel OcampoPeter Miller
4
34673-3
i
4

Sharp Holiday 27 

gr/ f Thorn Song - Holiday Sale (Boundary)

D
4 8-3
Ruben FuentesVictor Fernandez
5
7327-53
i
5

Tuscany Beauty 21 

ch f Cyclotron - Cararra (Mr. Greeley)

D
4 8-0
Evin RomanAntonio Garcia
6
23/311-3
i
6

Just Bookin 35 

ch m Elusive Warning - Honorable Book (Notebook)

D
5 8-12
Efrain HernandezJesus Nunez
Verdict

YAVRIG was second in a similar contest over 7f last time and could improve on that placing now cutting back in trip. Just Bookin, third behind the selection latest, has place claims along with Rockantharos and Tuscany Beauty.

23:30 Santa Anita (USA) (Dirt) 17 Feb 2017

Race 6 - Allowance Optional Claiming (4YO plus)

Winner $36,540 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

6

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Abandoned
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
1/124-32
i
1

Well Measured 20 

dk g Benchmark - Miss Thirtyfour D (Bertrando)

D
6 8-12
Flavien PratRichard Baltas
2
92121-2
i
2

Distinctive B 40 

b g With Distinction - Anythingispossible (Songandaprayer)

D BF
6 8-8
Tyler BazePeter Miller
3
75834-4
i
3

Boldly True 33 

dk g Yes It's True - Celebrian (Dance Master)

D
4 8-10
Mario GutierrezJerry Hollendorfer
4
313/835-
i
4

Kentuckian 140 

gr/ h Tiznow - Forest Music (Unbridled's Song)

D BF
5 8-10
Mike SmithJerry Hollendorfer
5
4446-13
i
5

Blameitonthelaw 19 

b c Blame - Letter Of The Law (Stormy Atlantic)

D
4 8-10
Luis ContrerasJohn Sadler
6
42336-1
i
6

Texas Two Step 41 

ch g Distorted Humor - Miss Salsa (Unbridled)

D
6 8-10
Victor EspinozaPeter Miller
Verdict

TEXAS TWO STEP looked on good terms with himself when striking over the extended 6f here last month and has the speed needed to remain competitive over this slightly shorter trip. Distinctive B and Well Measure are holding their form well and are others capable of taking a hand.

00:00 Santa Anita (USA) (Dirt) 18 Feb 2017

Race 7 - Maiden Special Weight

Winner $34,021 - 11 run - Draw Advantage: None

7

6f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

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

Tuesdays Supernova 

dk f Tribal Rule - Tuesdays With P (Ghostzapper)

3 8-11
Stewart ElliottMike Puype
2
9-
i
2

Gee Street 160 

ch f Street Boss - There Goes Gee Gee (Atticus)

3 8-11
Rafael BejaranoRichard Baltas
3
6-5
i
3

Lady Espionage 46 

dk f Lucky Pulpit - Mme. Espionage (Cryptoclearance)

3 8-1
Evin RomanMichele Dollase
4
39-
i
4

Scavenger Hunt 232 

b f Into Mischief - Perfect Find (Indian Charlie)

3 8-4
Austin SolisMichael McCarthy
5
90-
i
5

Morgan's Raid 62 

dk f Lone Star Special - Stolen Gem (Exploit)

3 8-11
Israel OcampoMartin Jones
6
2343-42
i
6

Radish 20 

b f Square Eddie - Ann Summers Gold (Yankee Victor)

3 8-11
Mario GutierrezDoug O'Neill
7
3-8
i
7

Ashley's Charms 46 

ch f Good Journey - Ashley's Folly (Urgent Request)

3 8-11
Jamie TheriotPeter Eurton
8
6
i
8

Silver Apples 20 

dk f Unusual Heat - Silber (Bertrando)

3 8-4
Ruben FuentesGary Stute
9
5-
i
9

Cinnamon Toast 62 

ch f Unusual Heat - Cherokee Toast (Alaskan Frost)

3 8-11
Agapito DelgadilloBobby Grayson
10
i
10

Jabber Now 

dk f Papa Clem - Bellomesa (Sky Mesa)

3 8-11
Tyler BazeGary Stute
11
3756-65
i
11

Ocean Dream 21 

ch f Square Eddie - Walkingonadream (Tapit)

3 8-11
Luis ContrerasEdward Freeman
Verdict

RADISH was touched off by a head over track and trip latest and wouldn't need to find much improvement in order to score. Silver Apples should be all the wiser for the experience gained on debut, likewise Cinnamon Toast.

00:30 Santa Anita (USA) (Dirt) 18 Feb 2017

Race 8 - Maiden Claiming (3YO only)

Winner $13,230 - 10 run - Draw Advantage: None

8

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Abandoned
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
97-8
i
1

Online Request 32 

ch f Jersey Town - I'lltakeit (Langfuhr)

3 8-11
Joseph TalamoMark Glatt
2
687-4
i
2

Love Winning 21 

gr/ f Tapizar - Ashley's Glory (Honour And Glory)

3 8-11
Gallyn MitchellVann Belvoir
3
5804-8
i
3

Arya Stark 41 

b f Roi Charmant - The Toast Of Troy (Unusual Heat)

3 8-11
Chantal SutherlandDerek Meredith
4
4-9
i
4

Chileanna 46 

dk f Mister Acpen - Maganda (Olympio)

3 8-11
Flavien PratRobert Hess
5
i
5

Sunnfire 

dk f Slew's Tiznow - Harlan Express (Harlan's Holiday)

3 8-11
Brayan PenaDaniel Dunham
6
9
i
6

Chosen Bride 13 

dk f Calimonco - Absolutely Unreal (Unreal Zeal)

3 8-1
Evin RomanMichele Dollase
7
0-9
i
7

Her Big Moment 32 

b f Awesome Again - Mama Nadine (A.P. Indy)

3 8-11
Agapito DelgadilloVictor Garcia
8
75
i
8

Party Gal 20 

b f Ministers Wild Cat - Rule The Storm (Tribal Rule)

3 8-11
Israel OcampoPhilip D Amato
9
5663-43
i
9

Gio's Lady 33 

ch f Gio Ponti - Lady Renaissance (Smart Strike)

3 8-11
Tiago PereiraDoug O'Neill
10
77489-
i
10

Lady Sophia 64 

b f Eskendereya - Vadahilla (Danehill)

3 8-11
Jose DelgadilloVictor Garcia
Verdict

GIO'S LADY continues to knock loudly on the door and could improve on her 7f course third last time now granted this additional furlong. Sunnfire and Chosen Bride can scrap it out for the minor money.