21:00 Santa Anita (USA) (Dirt) 18 Oct 2018

Race 1 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $13,230 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

1

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
472254
i
1

Tee Em Eye 20 

dk m Cyclotron - Supermodel (Yankee Gentleman)

5 8-11
Alonso QuinonezVal Brinkerhoff
2
366-015
i
2

C. C. Zipp 28 

ch m City Zip - Curry Cat (Tale Of The Cat)

5 8-11
Rafael BejaranoJerry Hollendorfer
3
333817
i
3

Road Test 14 

gr/ f Bellamy Road - Commercialize (Robyn Dancer)

D
4 8-11
Assael EspinozaJack Carava
4
367325
i
4

Lethal Legacy 5 

b m Unusual Heat - Lethal Leta (Synastry)

D
5 8-11
Geovanni FrancoGary Stute
5
867221
i
5

Midnight Lilly 32 

dk f Midnight Lute - Third Time Lucky (Gilded Time)

D
4 8-11
Tiago PereiraHector Palma
6
443321
i
6

Copper Cowgirl 26 

ch f Southern Image - Lovehi (Swiss Yodeler)

D
3 8-8
Heriberto FigueroaPatricia Harrington
Verdict

C. C. ZIPP was below par on her most recent outing but had won nicely before that and a repeat of that can see her as the one to beat. Road Test is one to respect along with Midnight Lilly.

21:31 Santa Anita (USA) (Dirt) 18 Oct 2018

Race 2 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $16,380 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

2

6f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
9-1057
i
1

From The Distance 19 

dk g Tribal Rule - City Parade (Golden Missile)

3 8-6
Edwin MaldonadoSteve Knapp
2
614189
i
2

Reign On (GB)  18 

ch g Equiano - Queens Jubilee (Cayman Kai)

D
4 8-9
Heriberto FigueroaCharles Treece
3
3-51206
i
3
Blue and silver diamonds, blue collar and cap (Richard Bell)

Allaboutmike 18 

b g Zensational - Chagall (Successful Appeal)

D
Non Runner
4
244-047
i
4

Forever Juanito 12 

dk g Badge Of Silver - West Kentucky (Yankee Victor)

D
7 8-9
Assael EspinozaVictor Garcia
5
332711
i
5
Purple, gold cross, gold and white halved sleeves, purple diamonds (Silvia Soto)

Croissant 12 

b c Square Eddie - Puff Pastry (Momentum)

D
Non Runner
6
415-754
i
6

Monydontspenitself 18 

ch g Street Boss - Precious Princess (Horse Chestnut)

D
4 8-9
Joseph TalamoMark Glatt
7
113160-
i
7

Indygo Bo 376 

dk g Indygo Shiner - Bexley (Level Sands)

D
6 8-9
Tyler ConnerJerry Hollendorfer
8
154555
i
8

Gonna Fly Now 46 

b g Rockport Harbor - Do Not Disturb (Maria's Mon)

D
9 8-9
Drayden Dyke VanRichard Baltas
9
882-198
i
9

Theycallhimthekid 18 

b g Hard Spun - Kid Majic (Lemon Drop Kid)

D
5 8-9
Stewart ElliottCraig Lewis
Verdict

FOREVER JUANITO looks to have the easiest assignment he has encountered in a while as he drops significantly in grade and gets the nod. Allaboutmike warrants consideration along with Monydontspenitself.

22:03 Santa Anita (USA) (Dirt) 18 Oct 2018

Race 3 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $11,340 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

3

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
842
i
1

Chapis 26 

ch f Ministers Wild Cat - My Southern Diva (Southern Image)

3 8-8
Ruben FuentesPaul Aguirre
2
5535
i
2

Heloise 26 

dk f Richard's Kid - Trick Soso (Poteen)

3 8-8
Luis FuentesVladimir Cerin
3
4622
i
3

Eskenforadrink 32 

ch f Eskendereya - Pina Colada (Speightstown)

BF
3 8-8
Heriberto FigueroaPeter Miller
4
4556
i
4

Spectacular Storm 49 

gr/ f Stormy Jack - Silver Spectre (Two Punch)

3 8-8
Tyler BazeJorge Gutierrez
5
26623
i
5

Peachy 12 

ch f Eskendereya - Molly Peaches (Meadowlake)

3 8-8
Mario GutierrezGeorge Papaprodromou
6
569425
i
6

Stella Sweeper 33 

b f Northern Afleet - Crypto's Wild (Cryptoclearance)

4 8-11
Edgar PayerasJose Hernandez
7
448836
i
7

Princess Nicole 26 

b f Discreetly Mine - Glorious Sky (Aldebaran)

4 8-11
Tiago PereiraVal Brinkerhoff
Verdict

ESKENFORADRINK has been knocking on the door after a couple of consistent efforts at this level and looks the strongest candidate to get off the mark. Peachy and Chapis complete the shortlist.

22:36 Santa Anita (USA) (Dirt) 18 Oct 2018

Race 4 - Maiden Claiming (2YO only)

Winner $13,860 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

4

5f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

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

Had Enough K P 

b f He's Had Enough - Banana Split (Posse)

2 8-10
Edgar PayerasJeff Mullins
2
i
2
Orange, Blue Disc, Blue Sleeves, orange cap (Budget Stable)

Hinini 

ch f Lucky Pulpit - Gittel (Bernstein)

Non Runner
3
7
i
3

Norwegian 40 

dk f Street Boss - Norway Star (Roman Ruler)

2 8-10 b1
Flavien PratMichael McCarthy
4
6
i
4

Frisky Fox 14 

b f Creative Cause - Frisco Fox (Trippi)

2 8-10
Saul AriasJ Desormeaux
5
i
5

Warrensrollingdice 

dk f Ancient Art - Warren's Amber (Broadway Moon)

2 8-10
Alonso QuinonezCraig Lewis
6
54
i
6

Filthy 71 

b f Atticus - Cagey Girl (Crowd Pleaser)

2 8-10
Ruben FuentesJeff Bonde
7
62423
i
7
Light blue, red collar and cuffs (Bg Stables)

Disco Tale 27 

dk f Jeranimo - Disco Lemonade (Tale Of The Cat)

Non Runner
8
485
i
8

Diosa 26 

b f Uncaptured - Pearl Esque (Peace Rules)

2 8-10
Franklin CeballosMichael Pender
9
632383
i
9

Daddy's Mistress 26 

ch f Daddy Nose Best - Trash master (Unusual Heat)

2 8-10 b
Heriberto FigueroaSteven Miyadi
10
75
i
10

Queen Carmelita 26 

dk f Heatseeker - You Can Dream (Cat Dreams)

2 8-10 b1
Agapito DelgadilloRafael DeLeon
Verdict

Diosa and Daddy's Mistress both hold solid credentials on their recent efforts, but the pair will need to be at their best to trouble NORWEGIAN. She caught the eye on debut and a more patient ride could do the trick.

23:08 Santa Anita (USA) (Dirt) 18 Oct 2018

Race 5 - Allowance Optional Claiming (2YO only)

Winner $33,390 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

5

6f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
14-3534
i
1

Zaffinah (IRE)  118 

ch f Casamento - Grand Zafeen (Zafeen)

4 8-11
Rafael BejaranoJack Carava
2
437656
i
2

Time For Ebby 45 

ch m Time to Get Even - Ebbets Field (Touch Gold)

D
5 8-13
Geovanni FrancoSteve Knapp
3
1711-41
i
3

Dominating Woman 28 

dk f Dominus - Wet N' Reckless (War Front)

D
4 8-11
Flavien PratPeter Miller
4
343641
i
4

Beau Square 47 

b f Square Eddie - Chanel My Belle (General Meeting)

4 8-13
Tyler BazeJack Carava
5
112-2
i
5

Swirling 55 

b f Twirling Candy - Hermione's Magic (Forest Wildcat)

D
4 8-11
Assael EspinozaJohn Sadler
6
6-52843
i
6

Spin Me A Kiss 55 

dk f Hard Spun - River Kiss (Awesome Gambler)

D
4 8-13
Edwin MaldonadoPhilip D Amato
7
522156
i
7

Ladybug 47 

dk f Medaglia d'Oro - Mayoress (Machiavellian)

D
3 8-8
Kent DesormeauxJohn Sadler
8
642623
i
8

Dis Smart Cat 45 

ch m Square Eddie - Categorize (Menifee)

D
5 8-13
Evin RomanDoug O'Neill
Verdict

DOMINATING WOMAN arrives in excellent form having won three of her last four outings and she looks set to continue in that rich vein of form. Swirling and Spin Me A Kiss can fight it out for the minor honours.

23:40 Santa Anita (USA) (Dirt) 18 Oct 2018

Race 6 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $18,900 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

6

5f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
244253
i
1

Cayate 25 

gr/ g Sundarban - Hurricane whiz (Wild Rush)

4 8-11
Santiago GonzalezKristin Mulhall
2
4-37
i
2

All I Can Say 6 

ch g Old Topper - Say Touche (Touch Gold)

4 8-11
Alonso QuinonezVal Brinkerhoff
3
354
i
3

Bless His Heart 25 

dk g Indian Evening - Heartless Honey (Holy Bull)

3 8-8
Rafael BejaranoHector Palma
4
i
4
Red, cream disc, navy sleeves (Philip Lebherz)

Sunset Green Flash 

dk g Sierra Sunset - Starry Cat (Tabasco Cat)

Withdrawn
5
225242
i
5

Git On Your Pulpit 28 

ch g Lucky Pulpit - Gittel (Bernstein)

3 8-6
Martin PedrozaKathy Walsh
6
073609
i
6

Dynamic Duo 11 

b g Time to Get Even - Mia Lena (Exclusive Era)

3 8-8
Tiago PereiraCharles Stutts
7
989934
i
7

Anziyan Cat 138 

b g Anziyan Royalty - Our hualalai (Tale Of The Cat)

6 8-9
Octavio Vergara JrJavier Sierra
8
0
i
8

According To Buddy 45 

b g ACCLAMATION - Woman's Intuition (Bolger)

3 8-8 (ow2) b1
Luis FuentesHector Palma
9
i
9

El Senor De Latuna 

dk g Champ Pegasus - Whispers Of War (War Front)

3 8-8
Minor AranaFelix Gonzalez
Verdict

Sunset Green Flash looks an interesting newcomer having shown good pace in his homework, but the vote goes to the more experienced GIT ON YOUR PULPIT. This looks a winnable contest compared to some recent events he has run in. All I Can Say holds solid credentials in his own right.

00:12 Santa Anita (USA) (Dirt) 19 Oct 2018

Race 7 - Allowance Optional Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $32,130 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

7

6f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

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

Gem Of A Marina 335 

gr/ f Marino Marini - Tribal Gem (Tribal Rule)

4 8-9
Tyler BazeMatthew Chew
2
51-9
i
2

Tribal Dance 76 

ch f Tribal Rule - Last Dance for Me (General Meeting)

D
3 8-6
Assael EspinozaMark Glatt
3
528241
i
3

Wonderful Lie 25 

b m Bedford Falls - Flying Alibi (Flying Continental)

D
7 8-11
Heriberto FigueroaPeter Miller
4
33-4264
i
4

Pied N True 53 

ch m Benchmark - Call a Judge (Judge T C)

D
5 8-9
Luis FuentesMatthew Chew
5
265312
i
5

Powder 28 

gr/ f Slew's Tiznow - Money Lover (Marino Marini)

D
4 8-11
Drayden Dyke VanAndrew Lerner
6
32-14
i
6

Judicial 48 

dk f Tribal Rule - Courtroom Charmer (Tribunal)

3 8-6
Evin RomanMark Glatt
Verdict

WONDERFUL LIE got back to winning ways on her latest outing and a repeat of that effort can see her follow up. Powder and Judicial both merit respect for their recent efforts.

00:44 Santa Anita (USA) 19 Oct 2018

Race 8 - Maiden Special Weight (2YO only)

Winner $31,500 - 9 run - Draw Advantage: None

8

1m

Firm

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
54
i
1
Gold, blue disc, blue sleeves, gold cap (Jerry Caroom)

Shanghai Barbie 33 

dk f Shanghai Bobby - Sacharissa (Memo)

Non Runner
2
74
i
2

The Pet 35 

ch f Square Eddie - Chanel My Belle (General Meeting)

2 8-10
Ruben FuentesEdward Freeman
3
i
3

Kookie Gal 

dk f Boisterous - Kukaluka (Comic Strip)

2 8-10
Flavien PratPeter Miller
4
6234
i
4

Gotta Be Lucky 14 

b f Lucky Pulpit - Pogonip (Street Sense)

2 8-10
Evin RomanCarla Gaines
5
5
i
5

Perfect Ice Storm 35 

gr/ f He Be Fire N Ice - Stormin Quality (Stormin Fever)

2 8-10
Mario GutierrezPeter Eurton
6
68
i
6

Hot Magistrate 92 

b f Unusual Heat - Bench Glory (Benchmark)

2 8-10
Brice BlancSean McCarthy
7
5
i
7

Sedamar 14 

b f Richard's Kid - Win Allison Win (Stormy Atlantic)

2 8-10
Martin GarciaMick Ruis
8
i
8

Doc Yco Cheeks 

ch f Unusual Heat - Sandy Cheeks (Souvenir Copy)

2 8-10
Rafael BejaranoPeter Eurton
9
6
i
9

Stylin Ocean 78 

b f Golden Balls - Ocean Style (Ocean Sound)

2 8-10
Assael EspinozaJames Cassidy
10
06
i
10

Tiny Tap 27 

ch f Eddington - Merry Joyce (Royal Academy)

2 8-10
Joseph TalamoPeter Miller
11
60696
i
11
Navy blue, bronze horses head, navy cuffs on tan sleeves, navy and tan quartered cap (Summer Knights Stables, Inc)

Great Salvation 41 

b f Real Solution - Great Doxology (Newfoundland)

Non Runner
Verdict

KOOKIE GAL has shown up well in her homework prior to her racecourse debut and she can make a winning start to her career. Doc Yco Cheeks is a similar newcomer who can give a good account, while Shanghai Barbie's experience can stand her in good stead.