21:00 Santa Anita (USA) (Dirt) 20 Apr 2017

Race 1 - Starter Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $18,900 - 10 run - Draw Advantage: None

1

6f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
4-7351
i
1
Green, white circle 'b' on back, white bars on sleeves, green cap (Blahut Stables Llc, Keegan, J , Shaw, K , Lo Hi Stable And Giammarino, R)

Southern Keys 35 

b g Keyed Entry - Dixie Image (Halo's Image)

D
4 9-0
Stewart ElliottMichael Machowsky
2
3162-83
i
2
Light blue, yellow rising sun (Dave Williams)

Zarqa Star 40 

b g Bluegrass Cat - Always A Star (Danehill)

D
5 9-0
Brayan PenaPaul Aguirre
3
15
i
3
Lime green, dark green sleeves, lime green cap (Sayjay Racing Llc, Hall, Greg And Strauss, William)

General Mach Four 21 

b g To Honor And Serve - My Mach Four (Machiavellian)

3 8-8
Tiago PereiraSteven Miyadi
4
388-532
i
4
White (Brian Koriner)

Wrightwood 28 

b g Elusive Quality - Grace Anatomy (Aldebaran)

6 9-0
Jamie TheriotBrian Koriner
5
41555/4
i
5
Hot pink, black circle 'bb' on back, black epaulets and cap (Gary Barber)

Getoffmyback 34 

ch g Good Journey - Cantina's Rose (Decarchy)

4 9-0
Norberto Jr ArroyoPeter Miller
6
419-
i
6
Red and white halves, red and white maple leaf on front, red sleeve, white sleeve, white cap (Hansen, Scott And Laura)

Professor Cinch 201 

dk g Tribal Rule - Tina's Love (Unbridled's Song)

4 9-0
Ignacio PuglisiScott Hansen
7
7-133
i
7
Blue, white sleeves, light blue sash, blue cap (Rodney Orr)

Sequentially 28 

b c Forestry - Ashbecca (Sandpit)

D
3 8-8
Martin PedrozaMark Glatt
8
14-4
i
8
Orange, black hoops on sleeves (Art McFadden)

Mostly Cloudy 28 

b g Lucky J. H. - Clouds Of Glory (Beau Genius)

3 8-8 b1
Santiago GonzalezKathy Walsh
9
0122-2
i
9
Gold, black diamond, black cap (Belvoir, Vann And Tsujimoto, Stuart)

Taima The Hawk 63 

ch g Kitten's Joy - Beauty's Due (Devil His Due)

D BF
4 9-0
Joseph TalamoVann Belvoir
10
848-259
i
10
White, green spots on sleeves, gold seams, white cap (Tachycardia Stables)

Lauren's Ladd 12 

b c City Zip - Tourism (Seeking The Gold)

D
4 9-0
Tyler BazeRonald Ellis
Verdict

This is not the strongest of race for this grade and it looks to be there for the taking for TAIMA THE HAWK. The son of Kitten's Joy has been knocking hard on the door of late and he can get the better of Southern Keys and Sequentially.

21:30 Santa Anita (USA) (Dirt) 20 Apr 2017

Race 2 - Maiden Claiming (4YO plus)

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

2

6f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
5
i
1
Sky blue, yellow collar, yellow spot, sky blue chevrons on yellow sleeves, sky blue cap (Thor-Bred Stable LLC)

Super Storm 28 

dk h Quality Road - Storm's Darling (Storm Boot)

5 8-11
Brice BlancDan Hendricks
2
4
i
2
Gold, black circle 'b' front and back, black sleeves, black cap (Richard Barton)

Make It A Triple 28 

dk g Misremembered - Thunder Sands (Level Sands)

4 8-11
Edwin MaldonadoMichael Machowsky
3
i
3
Pink, green chevron (Deborah McAnally)

It's Tiz Time 

b c Tiznow - Tasha's Miracle (Harlan's Holiday)

4 8-11
Joseph TalamoRonald L McAnally
4
54374-
i
4
White, blue epaulets, blue hooped sleeves, white cap, blue stripes (Gary Broad)

Westwood's Wizard 172 

b c Hard Spun - Countess Godiva (Grand Slam)

4 8-11
Tyler BazeScott Hansen
5
2
i
5
Black and white blocks, yellow sleeves, yellow cap (Andy Wilhite)

Bucky Goldstein 28 

b g Einstein - Stefani (Wavering Monarch)

5 8-11
Mario GutierrezLloyd Wicker
6
3750/42-
i
6
Navy blue, gold sleeves and cap (Lucky Charm Stable)

Quality Line 341 

b g Quality Road - Bright Line (Fusaichi Pegasus)

4 8-11
Evin RomanVictor Garcia
Verdict

Bucky Goldstein (second) and Make It A Triple (fourth) both showed plenty of promise in a maiden here last month but they will need to improve to beat WESTWOOD'S WIZARD. The son of Hard Spun has been running well in much more competitive non-claiming maidens than this.

22:00 Santa Anita (USA) (Dirt) 20 Apr 2017

Race 3 - Starter Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $18,900 - 4 run - Draw Advantage: None

3

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
16-
i
1
Burgundy and black diamonds, burgundy sleeves, black cuffs, burgundy cap (Craigmyle, Keith E , Wolf, Charisse And Wolf, Stephen)

The Cat's Leavin 253 

dk m Cyclotron - Chinese Cat (Sir Cat)

D
6 9-0
Vinnie BednarKeith Craigmyle
2
27-6241
i
2
Black, green chevron, black chevrons on green sleeves, black cap (Weeks, Devyn, Weeks, Lynda And Weeks, Mike)

Agent Nine T Nine 20 

b f Greeley's Conquest - Justalil' Lovin (Casa Dante)

Non Runner
3
5214-
i
3
Red, white bars (Nentwig, Michael, Newman, Roger And Pagano, Ray)

Time And Chance 253 

dk f Awesome of Course - Taylor's Choice (Conquistador Cielo)

D
4 9-0
Rafael BejaranoWilliam Morey
4
33312-
i
4
Black, green chevron, black chevrons on green sleeves, black cap (Radley Equine, Inc , Wine Alot Stables, Altobello, Gold, Schlossberg And Weeks)

Rizzi's Honors 284 

dk f With Distinction - Runaway Rizzi (Rizzi)

D BF
4 9-0
Tyler BazeDan Blacker
5
4-21644
i
5
Turquoise, purple disc, turquoise cap (Alvarez, Alexis And Leiva, Telma)

To B. Ava 13 

b f Kafwain - To B. Devon (Devon Lane)

D
4 9-0
Brayan PenaJesus Nunez
Verdict

RIZZI'S HONORS finished second in a similar event here last July and she should be capable of going one better this evening. Time And Chance and The Cat's Leavin can fight it out for the places.

22:30 Santa Anita (USA) (Dirt) 20 Apr 2017

Race 4 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $13,230 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

4

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
1-4222
i
1
White, blue yoke, white bars on blue sleeves, blue cap (Nicholas Alexander)

Jill Madden 14 

ch f Grazen - Striking Point (Thunder Gulch)

BF
3 8-8 b1
Flavien PratSteven Miyadi
2
477
i
2
Green, white hoop, white sleeves, green armlets, green cap (Big Chief Racing, Llc, Rocker O Ranch, Llc And Desormeaux, J Keith)

Bayou El 20 

ch f Union Rags - Bayou Breeze (A.P. Indy)

3 8-8
Santiago GonzalezJ Desormeaux
3
46-4543
i
3
Navy blue, blue cuffs on green sleeves, green cap (Barclay, Rozamund And Harrington, Mike)

Curlina Curlina 20 

b f Curlin - Helen's Echo (Swiss Yodeler)

4 9-0
Ruben FuentesMike Harrington
4
474-384
i
4
White, blue epaulets, blue hooped sleeves, white cap, blue stripes (Gary Broad)

Warrior Vixen 14 

ch f Majestic Warrior - Honest Now (Meadowlake)

4 9-0
Tyler BazeScott Hansen
5
245
i
5
Brown, gold sleeves, brown and gold quartered cap (Eurico Martens)

Lil Lottie 11 

dk f Parker's Storm Cat - Czechmate Miss (He's Tops)

3 8-8
Brayan PenaRobert Bean
6
804-876
i
6
Black and white stripes, white cap (Mandala, Mark, Mandala, Stella Sue, Schneider, Joseph And Trela, Brian)

Arya Stark 34 

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

3 8-8
Chantal SutherlandDerek Meredith
7
5
i
7
Green and yellow halved, white stripe, emerald green shamrock, white cap (Cloonan, Michael P And Harty, Kathleen)

Quiet No More 40 

b f Include - Quiet Pola (Quiet American)

3 8-8 b1
Rafael BejaranoEoin Harty
Verdict

JILL MADDEN has filled second place in her last two starts and it will be very disappointing if the daughter of Grazen cannot go one better tonight. Quiet No More makes the most appeal of the remainder, while Warrior Vixen is also noted.

23:00 Santa Anita (USA) 20 Apr 2017

Race 5 - Allowance Optional Claiming (4YO plus)

Winner $35,280 - 9 run - Draw Advantage: None

5

6f 110y

Firm

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
21295/4-
i
1
Red and black halved, black cap (Mercedes Stables LLC)

Hot Ore 424 

dk g Unusual Heat - Barbara Orr (Tale Of The Cat)

Non Runner
2
90557-6
i
2
Red, black diamond hoop, silver V, black diamonds on sleeves, red and black quartered cap (Frank, Randy And Frank, Jeri)

Packin Heat 27 

dk g Unusual Heat - Lake Marina (Meadowlake)

D
4 8-10
Ruben FuentesDaniel Dunham
3
276/322-
i
3
White, purple hoop, purple sleeves, white armlets, purple cap (Reddam Racing Llc)

Over Par 154 

ch g Square Eddie - Silar rules (Ten Most Wanted)

BF
5 8-10
Mario GutierrezDoug O'Neill
4
62-1222
i
4
White, navy blue star, white stars on navy sleeves, red cap (Battle Born Racing Stable)

Senator Robert 27 

b g Sierra Sunset - Sharoana (Lord Carson)

D
4 8-8
Stewart ElliottJohn Brocklebank
5
272-253
i
5
Pink, black ball, black hoops on sleeves, pink cap (Below The Rim Stables)

Holdthismiss 20 

b g Hold Me Back - Glamorous Miss (Northern Afleet)

D
5 8-12
Brice BlancBlaine Wright
6
1-84575
i
6
Blue, orange sleeves, blue cap (Marchionno, Audrey And Vincent)

Hot Market 34 

b g Singletary - High Prices (High Brite)

D
6 8-12
Israel OcampoAntonio Garcia
7
25-7221
i
7
Navy blue, red cap (Bardy Farm, Auerbach, Madeline And Loverso, Vincenzo)

Heat 18 

b g Unusual Heat - Bel Air Belle (Runaway Groom)

D
5 8-10
Corey NakataniTim Yakteen
8
8738-54
i
8
White, green spots on sleeves, gold seams, white cap (Tachycardia Stables)

Los Gatos 53 

ch h Unusual Heat - Treasure Chest (Lemon Drop Kid)

5 8-12
Rafael BejaranoKristin Mulhall
9
6/5256-4
i
9
Green and white diamonds, white cuffs on green sleeves, green cap (Harris Farms, Inc)

Record Highs 27 

ch g Heatseeker - Super High (High Brite)

D
4 8-10
Tyler BazeCarla Gaines
10
001/733
i
10
Lime green, forest green hoop, forest green sleeves, lime green cap (Robert Riggio)

A New Trend 46 

b g Vronsky - Do it in style (Bertrando)

D
Non Runner
11
33-4324
i
11
White, white stars on navy sleeves, red stripes (Battle Born Racing Stable And Ferrara, Nick)

Roaring Rule 39 

dk c Tribal Rule - Ladylore (Video Ranger)

D
4 8-12
Brayan PenaJohn Brocklebank
Verdict

A chance can be taken with HOT ORE, who has not been seen since February last year but he had proven himself at stakes level prior to that run. Over Par should put in his usual solid performance, while similar comments also apply to Heat.

23:30 Santa Anita (USA) (Dirt) 20 Apr 2017

Race 6 - Maiden Claiming (3YO only)

Winner $15,750 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

6

5f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
2
i
1
Yellow, purple ball (Campbell, Chris, Corey, Barbara, Ram Racing, Llc And Trela, Brian)

Beat The Bushes 27 

b f Bushwacker - Grandjean (Pentelicus)

3 8-9
Efrain HernandezRosemary Trela
2
i
2
Royal Blue, Orange circle (Christopher Drakos)

Marthamydear 

ch f Tapizar - Porto Marmay (Choisir)

3 8-11
Kent DesormeauxJesus Mendoza
3
6-252
i
3
Silver, Black And Silver Striped Sleeves (Tommy Town Thoroughbreds LLC)

Sheza Firstsamurai 26 

dk f First Samurai - Northern Station (Street Cry)

BF
3 8-11
Kyle FreySteven Miyadi
4
627-732
i
4
Black, forest green horseshoe (Rob Uriostegui)

American Rhiannon 11 

dk f Calimonco - All American Flyer (Quiet American)

3 8-11
Chantal SutherlandGeorge Papaprodromou
5
25342-
i
5
Black, silver horseshoe 'gp' on back, white stars, white stars on black cap (Garcia, Pedro R , Rangel, Sal, Murillo, Jose Luis And Whitesell, Katee)

Californiasummer 232 

dk f Council Member - Summerfield (Affirmed)

BF
3 8-11
Tyler BazeAntonio Garcia
6
0-
i
6
Green, black bars on sleeves, black cap (Paymaster Racing Llc)

Pay Or Play 260 

b f Kafwain - Sky Diver (Tale Of The Cat)

BF
3 8-11
Agapito DelgadilloRichard Baltas
7
i
7
Dark blue, gold diamond hoop, dark blue cap (Ramsey, Bob And Keeline, Patricia)

Cheyenne Dancer 

b f The pamplemousse - Carissa (Richly Blended)

3 8-11
Joseph TalamoMichael Machowsky
Verdict

Cheyenne Dancer and Marthamydear are two interesting debutants and they would not have to be superstars to go well in this race on debut. That said, SHEZA FIRSTSAMURAI's experience could prove to be vital and she put in a career best effort here last month.

00:00 Santa Anita (USA) (Dirt) 21 Apr 2017

Race 7 - Claiming (4YO plus)

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

7

5f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
2414-26
i
1
White, blue diamond, blue diamonds on sleeves, blue and white quartered cap (Camille Paris)

Yavrig 27 

ch f City Zip - East Hampton (Meadowlake)

4 8-12
Ruben FuentesJorge Periban
2
436-442
i
2
Light blue, red collar and cuffs, red cap (Angeloff, Dave, Bg Stable, Truskowski, Richard C And Palma, Hector)

Truly Ponti 27 

dk f Gio Ponti - Truly Spectacular (Yes It's True)

D
4 8-12
Stewart ElliottHector Palma
3
341263-
i
3
Yellow, grey spots on front, grey cuffs on sleeves, yellow cap (R3 Racing And Calara Farms)

Watch Me Now 232 

b f Don'tsellmeshort - Albertrandi (Bertrando)

4 8-12
Evin RomanDoug O'Neill
4
139-655
i
4
Royal blue, white ball (Zolotas, Steven And Zolotas, Sabina Romo)

Amazing Lady 27 

ch f Cindago - Tough Apples (Exploit)

D
4 8-12
Edwin MaldonadoAnthony Saavedra
5
41
i
5
Hot pink, navy blue diamond, blue and white hoops on sleeves, pink cap (Mark Dedomenico Llc And Hollendorfer, Jerry)

Harbored Affair 18 

dk f Harbor the Gold - Oriental Affair (Orientate)

D
Non Runner
6
2166-
i
6
Black, gold lightning bolt, black cap (Madsen, Linda L And Seifert, Joy)

Sunshine Laurie 210 

dk f Sundarban - Sanlorenzo (Dixie Union)

D
4 8-12
Martin PedrozaKristin Mulhall
7
79/9886
i
7
Black, red cuffs on sleeves, black cap (Cavanaugh, Michael, Mann, Kendall And Stute, Gary)

Ill Tell You What 13 

dk m Roman Commander - Quicksoni (Score Quick)

D
5 8-12
Brayan PenaGary Stute
Verdict

WATCH ME NOW has made the frame in a couple of stronger heats than this in her last few starts and she represents a yard who are flying at the moment. Truly Ponti just makes more appeal than Yavrig as the best of the rest.

00:30 Santa Anita (USA) 21 Apr 2017

Race 8 - Maiden Special Weight (3YO only)

Winner $34,021 - 10 run - Draw Advantage: None

8

6f 110y

Firm

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
6
i
1
Forest green, white horseshoe, white stripes on sleeves (Kelly, Jon And Sarah)

Gummy 28 

b c Speightstown - Swirls (Leroidesanimaux)

3 8-11
Tyler BazeRichard Mandella
2
i
2
Red and blue halved (David Heerensperger)

Cascade Rock (IRE)  

b g Fastnet Rock - Circumstances (Galileo)

3 8-11
Israel OcampoNeil Drysdale
3
i
3
Black, gold chevrons, gold chevrons on sleeves, black cap (Calumet Farm)

Indium 

ch c English Channel - Inda (A.P. Indy)

3 8-11
Brayan PenaPatrick Gallagher
4
i
4
Purple, silver triangle, silver sleeves, silver and purple quartered cap (Goodtymes Racing Stable, Inc And High Hill Racing)

Humid 

ch g Heatseeker - Flaming Dixie (Dixieland Band)

3 8-11
Chantal SutherlandVictor Fernandez
5
i
5
Blue, gold dots, blue cap (Cannon Thoroughbreds, Llc)

Lucky Soul 

dk c Lookin At Lucky - Classic Soul (Perfect Soul)

3 8-11
Gary StevensMichael McCarthy
6
57
i
6
Red, White Ball (Dahlberg Farms LLC)

Candy's Martini 33 

gr/ g Marino Marini - Candy Factory (Seattle Bound)

3 8-11
Agapito DelgadilloWilliam Morey
7
5-8
i
7
White, purple hoop, purple sleeves, white armlets, purple cap (Reddam Racing Llc)

Dog Gone Lenny 12 

gr/ c The Factor - Sarcastic (Distorted Humor)

3 8-11
Mario GutierrezDoug O'Neill
8
94-
i
8
White, blue bars on sleeves (Derby, Susan And Folgner, Gary)

The Rule Of King's 277 

dk g Rule - Wish It Were (Is It True)

3 8-11
Ruben FuentesRuben Gomez
9
32
i
9
Navy blue, orange horse, orange bars on white sleeves, blue and orange quartered cap, white peak (Beechwood Racing Stable Llc, Hebert Bloodstock And Little Red Feather Racing)

Kopitar 28 

gr/ c Shackleford - Siberian Fur (Siberian Express)

BF
3 8-11
Edwin MaldonadoPhilip D Amato
10
i
10
Turquoise, black diamond, black diamonds on sleeves, turquoise cap (Rockingham Ranch)

Arms Runner 

gr/ c Overdriven - Back To Basics (Alphabet Soup)

3 8-11
Norberto Jr ArroyoPeter Miller
11
i
11
Yellow, white horseshoe, yellow diamonds and cuffs on white sleeves, yellow cap (Hebert Bloodstock)

Amazon Cry 

dk c Clever Cry - Awesome Amazon (Worldly Ways)

Non Runner
12
6-948
i
12
royal blue, pink ball (Bennett Wells Stable)

Californium 19 

b c Mizzen Mast - Quick Silver Song (Unbridled's Song)

Non Runner
13
2-34422
i
13
Gold, purple diamonds, lime green sleeves, lime green cap (Kahlden, Lawrence And Wiener, Brett)

Quiet Dude 19 

b g Spring At Last - Chalmette (Quiet American)

Non Runner
Verdict

KOPITAR has looked to be a winning waiting to happen in both of his starts to date and today could be the son of Shackleford's day. Arms Runner and Cascade Rock can fill the placings.