18:00 SARATOGA (USA) 17 Aug 2018

Race 1 - Starter Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $35,910 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

1

5f 110y

Firm

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
23-4911
i
1
Blue, orange ball, orange hoops on sleeves, blue cap (Randall Manor Racing)

Shamrocked 51 

ch g Trappe Shot - Irish Lullaby (Giant's Causeway)

D
4 8-13
Manuel FrancoRaymond Handal
2
22-0233
i
2
White, red cap (Rice, Adam)

Shekky Shebaz 11 

b g Cape Blanco - Rose Ransom (Red Ransom)

Non Runner
3
312
i
3
Light blue, yellow braces, yellow sleeves, light blue stars, yellow and light blue halved cap (Schera, Matthew)

Mesotherm 36 

ch g Trappe Shot - Mayhavebeentheone (Arch)

D BF
5 8-13
Irad Ortiz JrLacey Gaudet
4
14
i
4
Black, white sleeves, red dots, red cap (Palmer, David, W)

Wet Your Whistle 26 

dk g Stroll - Winlocs Glory Days (Belong To Me)

D
3 8-8 b1
Joel RosarioMichael Trombetta
5
532124
i
5
Blue, yellow diamonds, blue cap (Zimmerman, Scott)

La Maquina Gris 9 

gr/ c The Factor - Spanish Empiress (Empire Maker)

D
4 8-13
Luis SaezJr John Toscano,
6
8-13152
i
6
Purple, green and yellow sash, yellow diamonds on sleeves, yellow cap (Homewrecker Racing LLC)

Hubbadahubbadaboom 34 

dk c Shanghai Bobby - Consider Thesource (Notebook)

D BF
3 8-8
Javier CastellanoEddie Kenneally
7
827-826
i
7
Dark blue, gold ball, blue and white halved sleeves, white cap (Dream Walkin Farms, Inc)

Fried Baloney 12 

b g Quality Road - Big Brownie (Wheelaway)

Non Runner
8
1-342
i
8
Lime green, black diamond hoop, black chevrons on sleeves, lime green cap (Klein Racing)

All Clear 83 

ch g Country Day - Eye Opener (Storm Boot)

D
Non Runner
9
3758-70
i
9
Green, white diamond hoop, green and white halved sleeves, green cap (Lauer, Michael, E)

Hello Holiday 28 

b g Harlan's Holiday - Waving (Street Cry)

4 8-11
David CohenMichael Lauer
Verdict

ALL CLEAR bounced right back to form over 6f at Belmont and with plenty of dash to handle this shorter trip, he is fancied to regain the winning thread. Hubbadahubbadaboom and the first-time-blinkered Wet Your Whistle also merit close consideration.

18:33 SARATOGA (USA) (Dirt) 17 Aug 2018

Race 2 - Stakes (3YO plus)

Winner $63,000 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

2

1m 1f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
211111
i
1
Orange, blue sleeves, orange chevrons, blue cap (Rodriguez, Rudy R And Imperio, Michael)

Frostie Anne 5 

dk m Frost Giant - Lake Toccet (Toccet)

D
5 8-6
Junior AlvaradoRudy Rodriguez
2
125-845
i
2
Green and white diablo, white collar, green sleeves, white seams, green and white quartered cap (Broman, Sr , Chester And Mary)

Held Accountable 9 

b f Exchange Rate - New Harmony (A.P. Indy)

Non Runner
3
14115-7
i
3
Lime green, white cross sashes, green and white quartered cap (Francis Paolangeli)

Verdant Pastures 81 

b f Colonel John - Stormy's Smile (Stormy Atlantic)

D
4 8-12
Jose OrtizCharlton Baker
4
155121
i
4
Orange and turquoise diamonds, orange sleeves, orange cap, turquoise visor (Gabrielle Farm)

Frosty Margarita 4 

dk m Frost Giant - Mango Margarita (Not For Love)

D
5 8-12
Irad Ortiz JrRudy Rodriguez
5
81511-2
i
5
Green and white diablo, white collar, green sleeves, white seams, green and white quartered cap (Broman, Sr , Chester And Mary)

Land Mine 22 

b f Mineshaft - Khancord Kid (Lemon Drop Kid)

D
4 8-6
Manuel FrancoPhilip Serpe
6
122821
i
6
Royal blue, white ball, white sleeves, red hoops, red cap (Fein, Eric, McKenna, Christopher, Fein, Harris, Singh, Guri And Walia, Jerry)

Pink Twist 8 

ch f Malibu Moon - Pumpkin's Pride (Louis Quatorze)

D
4 8-6
Luis SaezII John Terranova,
Verdict

Prolific winner FROSTIE ANNE arrives in dazzling form and she is extremely difficult to oppose, although Frosty Margarita, Land Mine and Pink Twist will all be snapping at her hooves waiting to pounce on any mistake.

19:06 SARATOGA (USA) (Dirt) 17 Aug 2018

Race 3 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $24,570 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

3

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
7643-55
i
1
Orange, white star, orange stripe on white sleeves (Straus, Jr , Joseph R And Fitzsimons, Hugh)

The I Man 44 

dk g Bob and John - Kaydeross (Prime Timber)

4 8-12
Rajiv MaraghBob Dunham
2
970
i
2
Black, red hoop, red sleeves, white diamonds, red cap (James Ferraro)

Blue Skies Forever 19 

b c Bluegrass Cat - Permanent Wave (Awesome Again)

3 8-7
Michael LuzziJames Ferraro
3
2834
i
3
Black, red lightning bolt, royal blue sleeves, red cap (Wecker, Steven And Achenbaum, William)

Shuffling Madness 11 

b c Fort Larned - Hot Danger (Forest Danger)

3 8-7
Luis SaezGary Contessa
4
762360
i
4
Red, yellow chevron and circle, yellow and red stripes on sleeves, red cap (Lisa's Racing, Inc)

Trinni Juice 33 

ch g Trinniberg - Juice Box (Gone for Real)

3 8-7
Abel LezcanoBisnath Parboo
5
2022
i
5
Red, royal blue braces, blue hoop on sleeves, red cap (James Riccio)

Giant Boo Boo 9 

dk g Frost Giant - Bobity Boo (Pico Central)

BF
3 8-7
Jose OrtizJeremiah Englehart
6
836670
i
6
Lime green, white sleeves, black blocks, lime cap (Crossed Sabres Farm Llc)

Stag Of Sylvia 19 

gr/ g Boys At Tosconova - Lady Buckingham (Formal Dinner)

3 8-7
Ricardo Jr SantanaJohn Hertler
7
542
i
7
Red, white ball, red and white halved sleeves, red cap (Magis Thoroughbreds And Zaken, Marc L)

Wheresthebarber 11 

ch g Bustin Stones - Lake Song (Prime Timber)

3 8-7
Jose LezcanoGary Contessa
8
9
i
8
White, Light Blue Triangle, Blue Cap (Patricia Meadow)

Ziller 13 

dk g Here Comes Ben - Tarrah's Tale (Tale Of The Cat)

4 8-12
Dale BecknerPatricia Meadow
Verdict

GIANT BOO BOO and Wheresthebarber both struck the crossbar last time and they can fight it out for the gold medal, with preference for the former. Shuffling Madness looks best of the remainder.

19:40 SARATOGA (USA) (Dirt) 17 Aug 2018

Race 4 - Starter Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $35,910 - 4 run - Draw Advantage: None

4

1m 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
722731
i
1
Royal Blue, Lime Sash, Lime Bars On Sleeves (Briland Farm)

La Fee Verte 22 

b f Tiznow - Absinthe Minded (Quiet American)

D
3 8-8
Joel RosarioD Lukas
2
333644
i
2
Hot Pink, Black Diamond Frame (Flying P Stable)

Unbridledadventure 28 

b f Courageous Cat - Serene Ditty (Unbridled's Song)

D
4 8-11
Jose OrtizBruce Levine
3
124-138
i
3
Yellow, pink circle and rose, pink cuffs and cap (Dubb, Michael And Imperio, Michael)

Hoponthebusgus 42 

dk f Warrior's Reward - Stormy Lanae' (Johar)

D BF
Non Runner
4
41-7161
i
4
Black, gold ball, gold dots on sleeves, gold cap (Paradise Farms Corp And Little Red Feather Racing)

Fast Track Kathern 19 

b f Bullet Train - Kathern's Kitten (Kitten's Joy)

D
Non Runner
5
117744
i
5
Black and white diagonal quarters, white collar, black cap (Tuomey, Lauren)

Woundwithhereyes 35 

dk f Include - That's A Trick (Mazel Trick)

D
4 8-13
Ricardo Jr SantanaJames Ferraro
6
5-59137
i
6
Teal, pink seams on sleeves (Wycoff, Jordan, V)

Codrington 23 

b f Courageous Cat - Notacharlie'sangel (Fappie's Notebook)

D
Non Runner
7
1-254
i
7
Hot pink, lime green braces and hoops on sleeves (Seidman Stables Llc)

Diamond Jen Brady 44 

gr/ f Yes It's True - Gribble's Gamble (Fusaichi Pegasus)

Non Runner
8
363726
i
8
Olive green, white stars, white sleeves, olive cap (Woodland Farms)

Questeq 7 

ch f Paddy O'prado - Bullcat (Holy Bull)

D
4 8-11
Jose LezcanoJr John Toscano,
9
2-17226
i
9
White, blue ball (Ny Final Furlong Racing Stable)

Hope's Roar 23 

ch m Roaring Fever - Try Your Best (Royal Academy)

D
Non Runner
Verdict

FAST TRACK KATHERN has won three of her last five appearances and she is fancied to score again. Diamond Jen Brady remains unexposed and is respected, and La Fee Verte could go well at a price too.

20:14 SARATOGA (USA) (Dirt) 17 Aug 2018

Race 5 - Maiden Special Weight (2YO only)

Winner $47,250 - 9 run - Draw Advantage: None

5

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
i
1
Lime green, white cross sashes, green and white quartered cap (Francis Paolangeli)

Cozzy's Posse 

b g Posse - Pretty Cozzy (Broken Vow)

2 8-7
Manuel FrancoCharlton Baker
2
i
2
Pink, blue yoke, pink and blue quartered sleeves, blue cap (Rosenthal, Robert D , Greenberg, Martin And Rosenthal, Peter)

Icey Cash 

ch g Currency Swap - Frosty Bay (Frost Giant)

2 8-7
Javier CastellanoDominick Schettino
3
6
i
3
Columbia blue, black epaulets, black hoop on sleeves, black cap (Witek, Edward, J)

Kosciuszko 22 

ch c Australia - Nobilis (Stormy Atlantic)

2 8-7
Junior AlvaradoPatrick Quick
4
i
4
White, orange stars, blue stars on sleeves, white cap, blue star (Sunrise Stables)

Kadens Courage 

ch c Frost Giant - Subtle Sweetness (During)

2 8-7
Irad Ortiz JrRudy Rodriguez
5
4
i
5
Black and red blocks, black sleeves and cap (Rialto Racing Stables, Llc)

Frosted Ice 21 

gr/ c Bellamy Road - Super Slash (Smoke Glacken)

2 8-7
Ricardo Jr SantanaRon Moquett
6
2
i
6
Black And White Halves, black and white halved sleeves, Black And White halved Cap (Barry Schwartz)

The Grand Canal 21 

b g Bullet Train - Star of Trieste (Empire Maker)

2 8-7
Jose OrtizLinda Rice
7
65
i
7
Green and pink diagonal quarters, green sleeves, pink hoop, pink cap (Joseph Birnbaum)

Center City 21 

b g Heavy Breathing - Joansterrificrose (Service Stripe)

2 8-7 b1
Kendrick CarmoucheRussell Cash
8
i
8
White, Red Ball, Red Chevrons on Sleeves, Red Cap (Richard Greeley)

Awesome Adversary 

ch c Awesome Again - Adorable You (Grand Slam)

2 8-7
Michael LuzziMitchell Friedman
9
i
9
Black and purple diagonal quarters, purple sleeves, black hoop, purple cap (Ten Strike Racing)

Steam Engine 

dk c Mineshaft - See the Forest (Forestry)

2 8-7
Luis SaezBrad Cox
10
i
10
Dark blue, gold chevrons, gold cap (Witte, Sr , John A And Bilinski, Darlene)

Bustin Hoffman 

ch c Bustin Stones - Wallingford (Cat Thief)

Non Runner
Verdict

THE GRAND CANAL was no match for the impressive Bankit on racecourse debut and he can go one better at the second time of asking, with Steam Engine and Kadens Courage the dangers.

20:48 SARATOGA (USA) 17 Aug 2018

Race 6 - Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $48,510 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

6

5f 110y

Firm

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
53-2163
i
1
Green and white diablo, white collar, green sleeves, white seams, green and white quartered cap (Broman, Sr , Chester And Mary)

Spa Treatment 35 

b f Bernardini - Silver Knockers (Silver Deputy)

D
Non Runner
2
478944
i
2
Dark green, red disc, red sleeves, green hoops, green cap (Donk, David G And Big Hands Stables, Llc)

Forever Daisy 33 

b f Colonel John - Good Night Prayer (Smarty Jones)

D
3 8-8
Eric CancelDavid Donk
3
14-732
i
3
Kelly green, pink dots, green and pink halved sleeves, pink cap (Patricia Generazio)

Saratoga Treasure 35 

b f Treasure Beach - Sky Gazer (Sky Mesa)

D
Non Runner
4
81
i
4
white, royal blue hoop, blue diamonds on sleeves, white cap (Hogan, James L And Landry, Harry L)

Silencia 25 

gr/ f Silent Name - Matinee Express (Zensational)

D
3 8-8
Kendrick CarmoucheCharlton Baker
5
422-231
i
5
White, orange ball, blue sleeves, white cuffs, orange cap (Circle B Racing)

Dream Passage 41 

b f Stormy Atlantic - Raffie's Dream (Raffie's Majesty)

D
4 8-10
Joel RosarioBrad Cox
6
4-231
i
6
White and black halves, red sleeves and cap (Tic Stables)

Scorpion Bowl 89 

b f Ghostzapper - Is It Safe (Yes It's True)

D
3 8-8
Junior AlvaradoLinda Rice
7
221-
i
7
Light blue and gold blocks, gold sleeves, white stripes, blue and gold quartered cap (John Oxley)

Southern Gal 280 

b f Scat Daddy - Southern Charmer (Dixie Union)

Non Runner
8
3413-42
i
8
Cherry, orange cross sashes and collar, cherry sleeves, white cap (Sunny Jim Fitzsimmons Racing)

Hannah's Smile 57 

dk f Perfect Soul - Drama Mama (Century City)

D
Non Runner
9
7-441
i
9
Light green and white diamonds, white sleeves, red cap (W And T Thoroughbred Holdings)

Merlins Muse 18 

ch f Cape Blanco - Davanti (Danehill Dancer)

D
Non Runner
10
0221-
i
10
Peach, Grey Sash, Peach Cap (Siobhan McCormick)

Cirque 261 

b f Courageous Cat - Cul De Sac (Precise End)

D
Non Runner
11
626017
i
11
Turquoise, black disc, black cap (Bruner, Terry)

Wantagh Queen 35 

dk m Utopia - Queen Of The City (Medaglia d'Oro)

D
Non Runner
12
66-0226
i
12
Green and pink diagonal quarters, green sleeves, pink hoop, pink cap (Joseph Birnbaum)

Beaux Arts 33 

dk f Freud - Jenny Bean Girl (Sefapiano)

D
Non Runner
13
16-86
i
13
Purple, white hoop, purple sleeves, white cap (Fox Ridge Farm, Inc)

Birthday Gift 33 

dk f Hat Trick - Giant Cause (Giant's Causeway)

D
Non Runner
14
833314
i
14
Yellow, Blue Ball, Blue Dots On Sleeves, Yellow And Blue quartered Cap (Bruce Levine)

Tough Old Bird 19 

ch m Touch Gold - Third Times Better (Carson City)

D
5 8-10
Jose OrtizBruce Levine
15
52-4563
i
15
Green and white diablo, white collar, green sleeves, white seams, green and white quartered cap (Broman, Sr , Chester And Mary)

Rock Ave. Road 14 

ch m Street Boss - Mineralogist (Mineshaft)

D
5 8-12
Abel LezcanoRodrigo Ubillo
16
4-33328
i
16
Green and white diablo, white collar, green sleeves, white seams, green and white quartered cap (Broman, Sr , Chester And Mary)

Pauseforthecause 28 

b f Giant's Causeway - Spritely (Touch Gold)

D
3 8-8
Luis SaezKiaran McLaughlin
Verdict

HANNAH'S SMILE has been knocking on the door in two outings this season and she can make it third-time lucky over Dream Passage and Saratoga Treasure.

21:24 SARATOGA (USA) (Dirt) 17 Aug 2018

Race 7 - Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $54,810 - 10 run - Draw Advantage: None

7

7f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
1
i
1
Purple, White Cross Sashes, white sleeves, purple spots, White Cap (Ashbrook Farm)

Mccall 41 

dk f Violence - Fontanne (Distorted Humor)

3 8-8
Jose LezcanoII George Arnold,
2
3-1111
i
2
White, green cross sashes, red sleeves, red cap (Imbesi, Joseph, M)

Sweet Bye And Bye 27 

gr/ f Sky Mesa - Twiggles (Maria's Mon)

D
3 8-8
Joshua NavarroSteve Klesaris
3
53-2238
i
3
Purple and teal quarters, white sleeves, teal hoop, teal cap, purple button (South Of Fifth Racing)

Longstocking 28 

b m Into Mischief - Pot Of Tricks (Mazel Trick)

6 8-12
Manuel FrancoMichael Lerman
4
31
i
4
Royal blue, white epaulets, blue cap, white stripes (Shadwell Stable)

Ascot Walk 26 

b f Daaher - Millenia (Unfuwain)

D
3 8-8
Joe BravoKiaran McLaughlin
5
2142-2
i
5
Black, cherry cap (Phipps Stable)

Dancing All Night 28 

gr/ m Parading - Castanet (El Prado)

5 8-12
John VelazquezIII Claude McGaughey
6
262-235
i
6
White, Black Sash, Red Sleeves, Red & Black quartered Cap (Joseph Sutton)

Laney 28 

ch f Shackleford - Croon (Indian Charlie)

D
4 8-12
Jose OrtizEddie Kenneally
7
21426/
i
7
Dark blue, gold triangle, gold stars on sleeves, gold cap (Lnj Foxwoods)

Inheritance 691 

gr/ m Tapit - Silver Wolf (Silver Deputy)

5 8-12
J R LeparouxIan Wilkes
8
31-2173
i
8
Blue, grey ball, white diamond, grey sleeves, blue armlets, grey cap (Cutair Racing)

Palladian Bridge 28 

ch m Girolamo - Prior Park (Silver Deputy)

D
5 8-12
Irad Ortiz JrRaymond Handal
9
1627
i
9
Green, blue spot and collar, blue diamonds on sleeves, green cap (Courtlandt Farms (donald And Donna Adam))

Cypriana 28 

b f Bodemeister - Queens Full (Indian Charlie)

3 8-8
Ricardo Jr SantanaMark Hennig
10
21
i
10
Royal Blue, orange circle, orange sleeves with royal blue hoops, orange cap (Repole Stable)

Cilantro 188 

ch f Distorted Humor - Red Hot Bullet (Red Bullet)

D
3 8-8
Luis SaezTodd Pletcher
Verdict

Cilantro and Mccall both have shown a good level of form in their short careers and are likely to continue progressing. That said, DANCING ALL NIGHT has solid experience in the book and looks capable of taking advantage of it.

22:02 SARATOGA (USA) (Dirt) 17 Aug 2018

Race 8 - Allowance Optional Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $50,400 - 9 run - Draw Advantage: None

8

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
70-3124
i
1
Hot pink, black epaulets, black circled 'bb', black cap (Barber, Gary And Cheyenne Stables Llc)

Mo Diddley 23 

dk c Uncle Mo - Miss Bodine (Vindication)

BF
Non Runner
2
229444
i
2
Kelly green, hot pink horseshoe, hot pink sleeves, kelly green hoop, hot pink and kelly green stripes on cap (Funky Munky Stable Llc)

Yummy Bear 18 

b g Sidney's Candy - Talike Me (Military)

D
5 8-10
Eric CancelDavid Donk
3
3469-63
i
3
Gold, aqua diamond hoop, aqua diamonds on sleeves, gold cap (La Marca Stable)

Cloontia 51 

ch g Sidney's Candy - Moyne Abbey (Charismatic)

D
5 8-10
Irad Ortiz JrRudy Rodriguez
4
257-062
i
4
Gold, Green Sleeves (Bona Venture Stables)

Leaveematthegate 23 

ch h Kitten's Joy - Waki Affair (Miswaki)

D
5 8-10
Rajiv MaraghLeah Gyarmati
5
411-281
i
5
Royal blue, white ball, white circle on sleeves, blue cap (Bond Racing Stable)

Mascarello 41 

dk g Langfuhr - Tuscana (Pleasant Tap)

D
6 8-12
Luis SaezH Bond
6
98-8775
i
6
Yellow, pink circle and rose, pink cuffs and cap (Dubb, Michael And Little Red Feather Racing)

Macagone 51 

b g Artie Schiller - Isabel Away (Skip Away)

D
7 8-10
Ricardo Jr SantanaMichelle Nevin
7
57/058-4
i
7
Black, black and gold halved sleeves, black cap (Farone Stables Llc)

Manoffire 62 

b g Pure Prize - Willshefire (Williamstown)

8 8-10
Manuel FrancoJorge Abreu
8
216523
i
8
Black, white diamonds, black diamond on white sleeves, white cap (Premier Stables Unlimited)

Royal Blessing 23 

ch h Kitten's Joy - Kamaina Rose (Royal Academy)

D
9 8-10
Javier CastellanoBrendan Walsh
9
21-7341
i
9
Royal blue, lime green diamond, lime green diamonds on sleeves, lime green cap (Saratoga Seven Racing Partners, Llc)

Honor Up 37 

dk c To Honor And Serve - Unobstructed View (Yes It's True)

D
3 8-7
Junior AlvaradoWilliam Mott
10
1/28-133
i
10
Black, White Sash, Grey Stripes On Sleeves, Black Cap (Roddy Valente)

Stretch's Stone 25 

dk g Bustin Stones - Lucy Dubai (E Dubai)

Non Runner
11
564344
i
11
Blue and grey stripes, white collar, white sleeves (Carl Buhr)

Holy Week 12 

b h Pleasantly Perfect - Queen Bonnie (Bernstein)

D
Non Runner
12
555524
i
12
Orange, royal blue diamond, blue cap (Ivery Sisters Racing)

Ostrolenka 14 

b h Musket Man - Pumpkin's Pride (Louis Quatorze)

D
Non Runner
13
351110
i
13
Hot pink, black circle, black cap (Gary Barber)

Catch A Cab 62 

b g Proud Citizen - Gypsy Cab Company (Malibu Moon)

D BF
4 8-12
Jose OrtizMark Casse
14
131938
i
14
Hot pink, black circle, black cap (Gary Barber)

Wicked Macho 26 

gr/ g Macho Uno - Wicked Beauty (Vindication)

D
Non Runner
Verdict

HONOR UP battled on well when scoring by a neck at Belmont last time and is expected to follow up to notch a double. Mascarello and Cloontia look best of the rest.

22:40 SARATOGA (USA) 17 Aug 2018

Race 9 - Stakes (2YO only)

Winner $63,000 - 9 run - Draw Advantage: None

9

5f 110y

Firm

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
1
i
1
White, burgundy sash, burgundy cuffs on sleeves, white cap (Gleaves, Philip A , Straus, Jr , Joseph R And Fitzsimons, Hugh)

Yes And Yes 84 

b c Sidney's Candy - Aberdeen Alley (Distorted Humor)

D
2 8-10
Rajiv MaraghPhilip Gleaves
2
11
i
2
Yellow, blue ball (Breeze Easy, Llc)

Shang Shang Shang 57 

dk f Shanghai Bobby - Yankee Victoria (Yankee Victor)

D
Non Runner
3
451
i
3
Light blue and brown diagonal stripes, brown sleeves, blue cap (Andrew Farm And For The People Racing Stable Llc)

Gins And Tins 34 

b g Scat Daddy - High Walden (El Gran Senor)

D
2 8-10
Eric CancelWesley Ward
4
1022
i
4
green, green bars on light blue sleeves, light blue cap (Hat Creek Racing)

Chelsea Cloisters 2 

b f First Samurai - Postulant (Pulpit)

Non Runner
5
241
i
5
Black, pink sleeves (Fields, Christopher)

Stayonthegrind 51 

b c Birdstone - Beach (Tapit)

D
2 8-10
Junior AlvaradoJames Ferraro
6
3231
i
6
White and yellow halved, yellow sleeves, white hoop, yellow cap (Baxter, David)

Chattel 35 

dk c Giant Oak - Sh Sh Shakin' (Richter Scale)

D
2 8-10
Kendrick CarmoucheBrandon Mcfarlane
7
1
i
7
Black, gold chevrons, black cap (Calumet Farm)

Good Good 48 

b c Quality Road - Evening Surprise (A.P. Indy)

D
2 8-10
John VelazquezTodd Pletcher
8
1
i
8
White, black dots, black hoop and cuffs on sleeves, black cap (Hilliard, Bryan)

Swamp Rat 61 

dk c Hat Trick - R Smarty Pants (Smart Strike)

D
2 8-10
J R LeparouxPhilip Gleaves
9
221
i
9
Maroon, white circled 'w', white bars on sleeves, white cap (Winchell Thoroughbreds Llc And Willis Horton Racing Llc)

Carter Cat 20 

b c Tale Of The Cat - Dazzletown (Speightstown)

D
2 8-10
Luis SaezSteven Asmussen
10
101
i
10
Black, purple seams, black sleeves and cap (Marcus Stables)

Stillwater Cove 2 

b f Quality Road - Celibataire (Broken Vow)

D
Non Runner
11
417
i
11
Black, grey hoop, grey sleeves, black cap (Sagamore Farm Llc)

Chase Greatness 27 

ch c More Than Ready - Salsa Star (Giant's Causeway)

D
2 8-10
Jose OrtizHoracio Depaz
12
141
i
12
Black, red ball, red and white stars on sleeves (Whispering Oaks Farm LLC)

Sir Truebadour 48 

dk c More Than Ready - Kivi (King Of Kings)

D
2 8-10
Ricardo Jr SantanaSteven Asmussen
13
16
i
13
Black, gold chevrons, black cap (Calumet Farm)

Lexitonian 27 

ch c Speightstown - Riviera Romper (Tapit)

D
Non Runner
14
21
i
14
White, Royal Blue Ball, Blue Seams On Sleeves, Blue Cap (Gatsas Thoroughbreds LLC)

Backtohisroots 18 

dk c Mark Valeski - Great Family (Harlan's Holiday)

D
Non Runner
Verdict

Norfolk winner SHANG SHANG SHANG looks the pick of the Wes Ward contingent and is expected to complete a hat-trick. Stablemate Chelsea Cloisters has place claims, likewise Sir Truebadour.

23:17 SARATOGA (USA) (Dirt) 17 Aug 2018

Race 10 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $23,310 - 9 run - Draw Advantage: None

10

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
5-
i
1
Hot pink, black diamond hoop and collar, black diamond hoop on sleeves, black cap (West, Gary And Mary)

American Rule 234 

b c Bernardini - Myriad (Ghostzapper)

3 8-7
Ricardo Jr SantanaSteven Asmussen
2
0-63
i
2
Dark blue, orange chevrons, blue sleeves, orange cuffs and cap (Z R J Stables)

Pay The Price 43 

ch c Union Rags - Merryland Monroe (Allen's Prospect)

3 8-7
Jose LezcanoDavid Cannizzo
3
74826
i
3
Turquoise, large gold spots, turquoise spots on gold sleeves, turquoise cap (Zayat Stables, LLC)

Metaphorical 25 

b g Distorted Humor - Isn't She Grand (Grand Reward)

3 8-7
Rajiv MaraghChad Summers
4
06
i
4
Purple, yellow ball, green sleeves, purple cap (Twelve Gauge Stables)

Buster Brown Boy 57 

b g Big Brown - Cupids Gallop (Victory Gallop)

3 8-7
Pablo FragosoLeah Gyarmati
5
556-06
i
5
Turquoise and purple quartered, turquoise sleeves, turquoise and purple quartered cap (Castle Village Farm)

Mysterio 36 

ch g Broken Vow - Mystery Itself (Pulpit)

4 8-12
Eric CancelLeah Gyarmati
6
9-8
i
6
Burgundy, light blue ball, light blue sleeves, burgundy hoops, light blue cap (Mossarosa)

Everado 23 

dk g Uncle Mo - Appealing Diva (Successful Appeal)

Non Runner
7
9-9
i
7
Maroon, white diamond hoop, white diamonds on sleeves, maroon and white hooped cap (Green, Leonard C , Cotrone, Theresa, Grant, Joseph M , Brown, Patrick And Contessa, Jennifer)

Brightest Star 22 

dk g Midnight Lute - Ennis Lady (Speightstown)

Non Runner
8
3567
i
8
Turquoise, black ball, pink and turquoise halved sleeves, black cap, turquoise peak (Paddock Proud)

Hot Mesa 23 

dk g Sky Mesa - Hoping for Sun (Louis Quatorze)

3 8-7
Junior AlvaradoEdward Barker
9
545-
i
9
Black, gold ball, black, gold dots on sleeves, gold cap (Paradise Farms Corp)

Via Castagna 239 

ch g Trappe Shot - Magical Point (Point Given)

4 8-12
Talbert HowellPatrick Quick
10
322343
i
10
Royal blue, yellow chevrons, yellow diamonds on sleeves, blue cap (Grant, Joseph M , Pines Stables, Saltor Thoroughbred Stables, Ficarelle, Leonard And Marsh, Greg A)

The Chamo 22 

b c Turbo Compressor - Launch A Double (Bright Launch)

3 8-7
Joel RosarioGary Contessa
11
49
i
11
Yellow, royal blue diamond (Meb Racing Stables Llc, Brooklyn Boyz Stables And Gullo, Gary P)

Hustle N Heart 23 

dk c Arch - A. P. Dream (A.P. Indy)

3 8-7 b1
David CohenGary Gullo
Verdict

AMERICAN RULE is expected to step up on his debut effort at Santa Anita now eased in grade and shades the vote ahead of the consistent The Chamo and Metaphorical, who is another lowering his sights.