19:00 Santa Anita (USA) 23 Mar 2018

Race 1 - Claiming (4YO plus)

Winner $18,900 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

1

1m

Good

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
2751-66
i
1
White, white stars on navy sleeves, red cap (Battle Born Racing Stable, Run It Twice Racing And Marchese, Joe)

Popular Kid 15 

b g Popular - Lemon Supreme (Lemon Drop Kid)

D BF
4 8-11
Franklin CeballosGenaro Vallejo
2
11957-6
i
2
Dark green, white hoops, dark green hoops on white sleeves, dark green cap (Hronis Racing Llc)

South Americain 63 

dk g Americain - South Ocean Blvd (Capote)

D
Non Runner
3
4144-53
i
3
Red, black disc, red spots on cream sleeves, red cuffs, red cap (Acker, T , Allen Racing Llc, Miller, A , Bloom Racing Stable Llc And Lindo, J)

Kona Dreams 36 

ch g Midshipman - Home Run Kiss (Bertrando)

D
4 8-11
Tiago PereiraWilliam Spawr
4
4070-81
i
4
Cardinal red, white bars on sleeves, white cap (Preston Madden)

Ky. Colonel 35 

b g Into Mischief - Macoumba (Mr. Prospector)

D
Non Runner
5
4773-87
i
5
Blue, grey ball, grey star on cap (FirstHome Thoroughbreds)

Rate For Me 32 

b g Exchange Rate - More for Me (More Than Ready)

5 8-11
Evin RomanAdam Kitchingman
6
5407-20
i
6
White, purple hoop, white armlet on purple sleeves, purple cap (Reddam Racing Llc)

Green With Eddie 32 

b c Square Eddie - Marquis Diamond (Yonaguska)

Non Runner
7
5667-54
i
7
Powder blue, gold circle 'r' on sash on back, powder blue cap (Roper, James L And Ilene A)

Gio's Calling 34 

b g Gio Ponti - Midwife (Family Calling)

D
Non Runner
8
331/2-54
i
8
Blue, Lime Green Sleeves, Blue Bars, Blue Cap (Jay Em Ess Stable)

Spitfire 36 

b g Artie Schiller - Dontgetinmyway (Machiavellian)

D
6 8-11 b1
Rajiv MaraghBrian Koriner
9
71225/7-
i
9
Red, maroon yoke, red cap (Red Baron's Barn Llc And Rancho Temescal Llc)

Landwade Lad (GB)  407 

b g Dansili - Sell Out (Act One)

Non Runner
10
6283-17
i
10
Red, white armlets and cuffs on sleeves, red hoop on white cap (Cybertec International Inc, Nentwig, Michael And Newman, Roger H)

Uber Star 34 

b g Fastnet Rock - Reach The Stars (Galileo)

D
5 8-11
Tyler ConnerWilliam Morey
11
454-240
i
11
Yellow, blue diamond frame, blue diamonds on sleeves, blue and yellow quartered cap (J K Racing Stable Llc)

Temple Keys 13 

dk g Temple City - Camas Creek (Fusaichi Pegasus)

D
6 8-11
Santiago GonzalezRichard Baltas
12
6/1561-6
i
12
Blue, white sleeves, light blue sash, blue cap (Rodney Orr)

Hawks Peak 62 

ch g Speightstown - Perfect Cause (Giant's Causeway)

D
4 8-9
Kyle FreyMark Glatt
Verdict

GIO'S CALLING has been performing with credit on his last couple of outings and looks the one to beat at the expense of Kona Dreams and Ky. Colonel.

19:30 Santa Anita (USA) (Dirt) 23 Mar 2018

Race 2 - Starter Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $18,900 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

2

1m

Good (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
473-541
i
1
Royal blue, white ball (Zolotas, Steven And Zolotas, Sabina Romo)

Millie Joel 28 

gr/ f Creative Cause - Ms Pianist (More Than Ready)

D
3 8-6
Franklin CeballosAnthony Saavedra
2
2440-53
i
2
Maroon, white hoops, white cuffs on sleeves, maroon and white quartered cap (London, Tom, Lovingier, Terry C And Zondlo, Eugene)

Empress Of Lov 21 

dk f Empire Way - Angela's Love (Not For Love)

3 8-6
Tiago PereiraGary Sherlock
3
00-261
i
3
Black, white diamond hoop, red hoop on sleeves, red cap (Jacobson Thoroughbreds Llc)

All Net 12 

ch f Graydar - Lobshot (Langfuhr)

3 8-6
Geovanni FrancoDavid Jacobson
4
268-1
i
4
Emerald green, green cap (Levy Racing)

Eternal Endeavour (GB)  71 

b f Mayson - Never Lose (Diktat)

D
4 8-12
Brice BlancLeonard Powell
5
663-154
i
5
Turquoise, black diamond, black diamonds on sleeves, turquoise cap (Rockingham Ranch)

Sapphire Kid 14 

dk f Richard's Kid - Sensitive Soul (Bernstein)

3 8-6
Rajiv MaraghRafael Becerra
Verdict

ETERNAL ENDEAVOUR was an impressive winner on her latest start in January and she looks to be the type that can improve again. All Net and Empress Of Lov rates the most solid threats on paper.

20:00 Santa Anita (USA) (Dirt) 23 Mar 2018

Race 3 - Maiden Special Weight (3YO plus)

Winner $34,020 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

3

1m

Good (Dirt)

Weighed In - Amended Result
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
730-35
i
1
White, green sleeves, white cap (Newhart, Paul L , Martin, Craig And Yamamoto, Gregory)

Jersey's Heat 34 

dk g Unusual Heat - Jersey's Soul (Perfect Soul)

Non Runner
2
223-32
i
2
Yellow and red halves, red checks on sleeves, yellow and red quartered cap (Darren Robbins)

Wild Lando 42 

dk c Empire Way - Wild Baby Girl (Misbah)

4 9-0
Franklin CeballosPhilip D Amato
3
28
i
3
Gold, light blue hoop (Martin, Perry And Martin, Denise)

Faversham 32 

ch c Lucky Pulpit - Love The Chase (Not For Love)

3 8-8 b1
Stewart ElliottArt Sherman
4
7-32
i
4
Light blue, red collar and cuffs (Bg Stables)

Lucky Sun 32 

gr/ g Lookin At Lucky - Unbridled Brew (Milwaukee Brew)

3 8-8
Rafael BejaranoSteven Miyadi
5
883-43
i
5
Light Brown, brown chevron, brown spots on sleeves, light blue and brown quartered cap (D P Racing)

Dial Me In 21 

dk g Dialed In - Favorite Funtime (Seeking The Gold)

4 9-0
Victor EspinozaJames Cassidy
6
i
6
Turquoise, black chevron and hoop, black armlets on sleeves, black cuffs, turquoise cap (J Kuelbs)

Duluth 

b c Grazen - Tamerin (Chief Seattle)

3 8-8
Joseph TalamoPhilip D Amato
7
8
i
7
Orange and white blocks (Wilson, David And Wilson, Holly)

Extraordianrius 35 

dk c Uncle Mo - Democratic Sweep (Gotham City)

3 8-8
Evin RomanVladimir Cerin
Verdict

Wild Lando has proven to be very consistent so far but may be vulnerable once again for win purposes. Dial Me In warrants respect on his form but the vote goes to FAVERSHAM as he can bounce back after a disappointing effort last time.

20:30 Santa Anita (USA) (Dirt) 23 Mar 2018

Race 4 - Maiden Special Weight (3YO plus)

Winner $34,020 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

4

1m 110y

Good (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
47-6
i
1
Rose, blue hollow box, blue hoops on sleeves, rose and blue quartered cap (Alesia, Sharon And Ciaglia Racing Llc)

Chickatini 47 

b f Bernardini - She's Cheeky (Black Minnaloushe)

3 8-8
Evin RomanPeter Eurton
2
3028-32
i
2
Lime green, blue hoops on sleeves, blue cap (Loooch Racing Stables, Inc)

Tell Your Mama 21 

b f Blame - Taletobetold (Tale Of The Cat)

3 8-8
Rajiv MaraghRobert Hess
3
626-6
i
3
Blue, orange stars, orange sleeves, blue stars, orange cap (Michael Talla)

Fantastic Girl 54 

b f Pioneerof the Nile - Ayla Bella (Touch Gold)

3 8-8
Franklin CeballosJohn Sadler
4
68
i
4
White, purple hoop, white armlet on purple sleeves, purple cap (Reddam Racing Llc)

Fool's Paradise 54 

dk f Pioneerof the Nile - Useewhatimsaying (A.P. Indy)

3 8-8
Mario GutierrezBen Cecil
5
3/2-22
i
5
Purple, gold diamond frame, gold diamonds on sleeves, gold diamonds on purple cap (C R K Stable Llc)

Lady Mamba 32 

b f War Front - Siren Serenade (Unbridled's Song)

BF
4 9-0
Flavien PratPeter Eurton
6
22-34
i
6
Yellow, pink diamonds front and back, yellow diamonds on pink sleeves, pink cap (J K Racing Stable Llc And Chandler, Bruce)

Tequila Sunrise 21 

b f Lemon Drop Kid - Empire Spring (Empire Maker)

3 8-8
Rafael BejaranoRichard Baltas
7
5-33
i
7
Black, gold diamonds on sleeves, gold (Bo Hirsch)

Stradella Road 26 

b f Elusive Quality - Miss Houdini (Belong To Me)

Non Runner
Verdict

LADY MAMBA has shown a high level of form so far in her career and looks to have found her best opportunity yet to get off the mark. Stradella Road and Tell Your Mama head the list of dangers.

21:00 Santa Anita (USA) 23 Mar 2018

Race 5 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $18,270 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

5

1m

Good

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
i
1
Black and gold halved, black cap (Charles Winner)

Hot American 

dk g Americain - Hotazel (Unbridled's Song)

Non Runner
2
65684/7-
i
2
Navy blue, white star on back, navy blue cap (Cassidy, James M And Tamesis Stable)

The Golden Kid 414 

ch h Golden Balls - Purrfectly Fitting (Iron Cat)

Non Runner
3
9/6052-4
i
3
White, pink sash, grey sleeves, pink cap (Pick Six Racing (david Wilkenfeld))

Taniko 69 

b g Gio Ponti - Life Happened (Stravinsky)

5 9-0
Santiago GonzalezPhilip D Amato
4
74-
i
4
Royal blue, white seams, white sleeves, white cap (Wertheimer And Frere)

Starting Bloc 131 

dk c More Than Ready - Broad Pennant (Broad Brush)

Non Runner
5
6456-43
i
5
Light blue, red collar, cuffs and cap (Bg Stables And Palma, Hector)

Odyssey Explorer 35 

ch g Gio Ponti - Kris Pit (Kris S.)

Non Runner
6
84/28-25
i
6
Orange and white blocks, white cap (Wilson, Holly And David)

Big Sky Logan 35 

ch c Sky Mesa - Thwindwhispersmary (Curlin)

4 9-0
Geovanni FrancoVladimir Cerin
7
8/84-3
i
7
Burgundy, white circle 'z' and sash on back, white sash on front, white cuffs on sleeves, burgundy cap (Pamela Ziebarth)

Haylord 68 

b g Indygo Shiner - Hey Beautiful (Cee's Tizzy)

Non Runner
8
247-
i
8
Rose, blue hollow box, blue hoops on sleeves, rose and blue quartered cap (Alesia, Sharon And Ciaglia Racing Llc)

Friendly Outthedor 106 

b g Hat Trick - America's Friend (Unusual Heat)

Non Runner
9
545
i
9
Tan, hot pink hoop, hot pink cap (Belvoir, Vann And Sauci)

Tre 19 

dk c Tiznow - Ballyhoo Kat (Storm Cat)

3 8-8
Asa EspinozaVann Belvoir
10
4-56
i
10
Light blue, white diamond hoop, white diamonds on sleeves, white cap (Wygod, Pam And Martin)

Tidal Effect 27 

b c Malibu Moon - Wind Gust (Dynaformer)

3 8-8
Rajiv MaraghSimon Callaghan
11
0/75
i
11
White, blue bars on sleeves (Derby, Susan And Folgner, Gary)

Escudo Nacional (ARG)  19 

b g Orpen - Espira (Pure Prize)

5 9-0
Barrington HarveyRuben Gomez
12
322-223
i
12
Navy blue, bronze horses head, navy cuffs on tan sleeves, navy and tan quartered cap (Guelfo, Gene, Lindstrom, Frank And Martin, James)

Impression 15 

ch g Smart Strike - Mon Belle (Maria's Mon)

BF
5 9-0 b1
Franklin CeballosWilliam Morey
13
5326/6-6
i
13
Dark green, white hoops, dark green hoops on white sleeves, dark green cap (Hronis Racing Llc)

Papa Gulf 15 

b g Scat Daddy - Stage Presence (Unbridled's Song)

5 8-12
Tyler BazeJohn Sadler
14
6225-54
i
14
Blue and silver diamonds, blue collar and cap (Richard Bell)

Street To Indy 15 

b g Street Sense - False Impression (A.P. Indy)

Non Runner
Verdict

TANIKO has been knocking on the door recently and can finally get off the mark, possibly at the main expense of Friendly Outthedor and Starting Bloc.

21:30 Santa Anita (USA) (Dirt) 23 Mar 2018

Race 6 - Claiming (3YO only)

Winner $15,750 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

6

6f

Good (Dirt)

Weighed In - Result Stands
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
022-41
i
1
Navy blue, gold star, light blue sleeves, yellow cap (Schroeder Farms Llc)

Wild Edie 20 

dk f Square Eddie - Effectively Wild (Wild Deputy)

D
3 8-9
Franklin CeballosRobert Hess
2
15622-3
i
2
Navy blue, gold star, light blue sleeves (Schroeder Farms Llc, Hess, Maria E And Steeper, Jan)

Tiger Mom 36 

ch f Smiling Tiger - La Fille Du Roi (Leroidesanimaux)

D
3 8-9
Evin RomanRobert Hess
3
71-6
i
3
Black, white ball, white sleeves, black and white quartered cap (Littlefield, Chad And Xitco, John)

Uno Trouble Maker 21 

b f Successful Appeal - Hope And Vow (Broken Vow)

D
3 8-9 b1
Geovanni FrancoPeter Miller
4
1212-12
i
4
White, silver stripe on sleeves (Hollendorfer, Llc)

Chiefs Lil Pearl 36 

dk f Bold Chieftain - Medici Pearl (Medicean)

D BF
3 8-9
Flavien PratJerry Hollendorfer
5
17973-6
i
5
Green & white halves, green & white halved sleeves (Tricar Stables, Inc)

Mama's Kid 36 

gr/ f Richard's Kid - Mama's Con (Restless Con)

D
3 8-9
Ruben FuentesSal Gonzalez
6
93-618
i
6
orange, white hoop, white stripes on sleeves, white cap (Tnip, Llc And Vip Farms)

Cinnamon Twist 14 

ch f First Samurai - Way To Go (Gone West)

D
3 8-9
Asa EspinozaSimon Callaghan
7
1
i
7
Blue and green diagonal halves, blue sleeve, green sleeve (Huntertown Farm Llc)

Proudly Elegant 50 

gr/ f Empire Way - Kvell (More Than Ready)

D
3 8-9
Edwin MaldonadoVladimir Cerin
8
2-0314
i
8
White, purple hoop, white armlet on purple sleeves, purple cap (Reddam Racing Llc)

An Eddie Surprise 21 

ch f Square Eddie - Dani Reese (High Demand)

D
3 8-9
Mario GutierrezDoug O'Neill
Verdict

UNO TROUBLE MAKER was disappointing on her latest start but, on her effort the time before, should prove more than capable here. Chiefs Lil Pearl and Proudly Elegant look the two main threats.

22:00 Santa Anita (USA) (Dirt) 23 Mar 2018

Race 7 - Allowance Optional Claiming (4YO plus)

Winner $36,540 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

7

1m 110y

Good (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
6/15331-
i
1
White, black cuffs on sleeves, red and yellow quartered cap (Benowitz Family Trust, Powell, Mathilde And Viskovich, Paul A)

Soi Phet 195 

dk g Tizbud - Summer Jersey (Siberian Summer)

D
10 8-12
Alonso QuinonezLeonard Powell
2
3/121-94
i
2
Red, white ball, white cap (Agnew, Dan J , Schneider, Gerry And Xitco, John V)

Law Abidin Citizen 21 

dk g Twirling Candy - Honest Answer (Tale Of The Cat)

4 8-8
Flavien PratMark Glatt
3
8/931-1
i
3
White, blue epaulettes, blue hoops on sleeves, white cap, blue stripes (Gary Broad)

Ferguson 55 

b c Haynesfield - Miss Pickums (Afternoon Deelites)

D
4 8-10
Santiago GonzalezMartin Jones
4
21996-6
i
4
Light Brown, brown chevron, brown spots on sleeves, light blue and brown quartered cap (D P Racing)

Prince Of Arabia 19 

dk h Mineshaft - Princess Haya (Street Cry)

D
5 8-10
Stewart ElliottJames Cassidy
5
23227-5
i
5
Hot pink, black circle 'bb' on back, black epaulets and cap (Gary Barber)

River Echo (GB)  21 

dk g Equiano - Day Creek (Daylami)

D
5 8-8
Victor EspinozaPeter Miller
6
81325-6
i
6
Emerald green & yellow blocks, emerald green sleeves, emerald green cap (Donegal Racing)

Irish Freedom 48 

dk c Pioneerof the Nile - Island Striker (Smart Strike)

D
4 8-8
Drayden Dyke VanBob Baffert
7
467550-
i
7
Yellow, green shamrock, green circle on sleeves (All Schlaich Stables Llc, Gatto Racing, Llc, Hollendorfer, Llc, Russo And Russo)

Point Piper 118 

b h Giant's Causeway - Imagine (Sadler's Wells)

D
8 8-12
Mario GutierrezJerry Hollendorfer
Verdict

IRISH FREEDOM has the strongest form in the contest by some distance and he can take full advantage of a drop down in class. Ferguson is respected along with Law Abidin Citizen.

22:30 Santa Anita (USA) (Dirt) 23 Mar 2018

Race 8 - Maiden Claiming (3YO only)

Winner $11,340 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

8

1m

Good (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
075-95
i
1
Yellow, green spots on sleeves, yellow cap (James Cahill)

Mojolicious 32 

b g Data Link - Celtic Gift (Van Nistelrooy)

3 8-10
Kyle FreyVann Belvoir
2
95
i
2
Red, white armlets on sleeves, red cap (The Ellwood Johnston Trust And Parker, Donald R)

Mr Parker 20 

ch g Cyclotron - Shiri Furi (Belong To Me)

Non Runner
3
7
i
3
Green & white halves, green & white halved sleeves (Tricar Stables, Inc)

Calimonco Flyer 20 

dk c Calimonco - All American Flyer (Quiet American)

3 8-10
Ruben FuentesSal Gonzalez
4
6-46
i
4
Red, silver horseshoes, silver horseshoes on cap (Garcia, Mario L , Garcia, Michael, Garcia, Patricia And Wilson, Giselle)

When Jesus Walked 35 

dk g Sapphire cat - Preaching (Pulpit)

3 8-10
Austin SolisJose Moreno
5
7262-32
i
5
Lime, green stripes, lime ball (Moger Inc)

Weiden 22 

gr/ g Grazen - Keystone Malibu (Malibu Moon)

BF
3 8-10
Tyler ConnerJr Ed Moger,
6
5-225
i
6
Silver, Black oval, black diamonds on sleeves, black and silver quartered cap (Tommy Town Thoroughbreds LLC)

Ministertomyheart 8 

ch g Ministers Wild Cat - Heart Six (Forest Camp)

3 8-10 b1
Evin RomanSteven Miyadi
7
653
i
7
Black, orange cap (Bkb Stables Llc, Sherman, Alan And Sherman, Logan)

Lighthouse Boogie 19 

b g Old Fashioned - Marinda (Scat Daddy)

3 8-10
Geovanni FrancoArt Sherman
8
2548-2
i
8
Turquoise, black and white hooped sleeves, turquoise and white hooped cap (St Hilaire, Christopher And Vali, Adam)

Dare To Enter 19 

b g Point Of Entry - I Dare U Em (Lunarpal)

3 8-10
Rafael BejaranoMichael Pender
9
09-28
i
9
Lime green, dark green sleeves, lime green cap (Sayjay Racing Llc, Beerman Family Trust, Hall, Greg And Eustachy, Llc)

Studly Perfection 42 

ch g Majesticperfection - Valid Kris (Valid Wager)

BF
3 8-10
Franklin CeballosRichard Baltas
10
64-
i
10
Green, silver ball, silver chevrons on sleeves, green and silver quartered cap (Dart, Gwendolyn, Dart, Ronald And Desormeaux, J Keith)

Rebel Vow 252 

b g Broken Vow - Dancing Band (Dixieland Band)

Non Runner
Verdict

Dare To Enter and Ministertomyheart both merit respect on the pick of their form but a chance is taken with STUDLY PERFECTION, who can bounce back after a poor effort last time.