17:25 Tampa Bay Downs (USA) (Dirt) 17 Feb 2017

Race 1 - Claiming (4YO plus)

Winner $8,001 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

1

6f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
5154-14
i
1

High Heel Lady 20 

b m High Cotton - Flor Del Sol (Unreal Zeal)

D
6 8-8
Jose FerrerKaren Yanez
2
1591-58
i
2

Catchumdenae 28 

b f Mass Media - Pearl Esque (Peace Rules)

D
4 8-6
Shannon UskeDennis Ward
3
1915-31
i
3
Blue, silver star, silver sleeves (JAGGER INC)

Mettemarlamelva 19 

b f Successful Appeal - Handcrafted Angel (Crafty Prospector)

D
Non Runner
4
216361-
i
4

Red Hot N' Boom 48 

ch f Mount McKinley - Yomna (Dixieland Band)

D
4 8-8
Ademar SantosMonte Thomas
5
13190-0
i
5

Vinyardnina 42 

ch f On the Vineyard - Agripina (Atticus)

4 8-6
Pablo MoralesDale Bennett
6
35151-3
i
6

Angel Falls 42 

b m City Zip - Colonial Glitter (Glitterman)

D BF
5 8-6
Carlos MontalvoAngel Rodriguez
Verdict

METTEMARLAMELVA impressed when scoring over track and trip last time and is fancied to follow up to land a double. The pick of the remainder may be Angel Falls and Red Hot N' Boom.

17:55 Tampa Bay Downs (USA) (Dirt) 17 Feb 2017

Race 2 - Claiming (4YO plus)

Winner $13,357 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

2

5f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
13131-4
i
1

I Zoom 41 

dk m Burning Roma - Lake Louise (Devil His Due)

D
5 8-6
Orlando BocachicaDarien Rodriguez
2
271166-
i
2

No See Um 79 

ch f Greatness - Eyes A Fox (Foxhound)

D
4 8-6
Wilmer GarciaJoseph Arboritanza
3
034121-
i
3

Lovethislife 51 

ch m Holy Bull - Loveyou Everybody (Five Star Day)

D
5 8-6
Fernando Cruz La DeWilliam Connelly
4
1007/2-0
i
4

It's Easy To Say 33 

b m Yesbyjimminy - She Too (Stormy Atlantic)

D
6 8-6
Samy CamachoRobert Boileau
5
41212-1
i
5

Pink Mama 41 

dk f Mass Media - Hay Cheif (Chief Seattle)

D
4 8-6
Edwin GonzalezGerald Bennett
6
1432-34
i
6

Colony Crossing 12 

b m Into Mischief - Crosstown Traffic (Good and Tough)

D
7 8-6
Willie MartinezAnthony Granitz
Verdict

PINK MAMA left a favourable impression when romping home over 6f here last time and is expected to remain competitive over this slightly shorter trip. Lovethislife and grade dropper Colony Crossing complete the shortlist.

18:25 Tampa Bay Downs (USA) (Dirt) 17 Feb 2017

Race 3 - Claiming (4YO plus)

Winner $6,552 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

3

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
8875-65
i
1

Scarlett Del 9 

dk m Ray of Gold - Scarlett Memories (Diligence)

D
6 8-10
Luis FigueroaPedro Sobarzo
2
49-9977
i
2
Light blue, brown yoke, white hoop, white hoop on sleeves (Lee Loebelenz)

Antia 7 

ch m Olmodavor - Lovejoy (Outflanker)

D
Non Runner
3
5645-94
i
3

My Little Darlings 9 

dk m Purim - Secret Humor (Yes It's True)

D
5 8-10
Bonfilio VelazquezMichael Reavis
4
4030-04
i
4

Awesome Challenge 9 

b f Awesome of Course - Merryvale (Bertrando)

4 8-10
Wilmer GarciaCharles Harvatt
5
832652-
i
5
White, light blue diamond, light blue sleeves, white cap (Ocala West Won Llc)

Frisbee 77 

b m Safe in the U S A - Rare Air (Labeeb)

D
Non Runner
6
25344-9
i
6

Red Letter 34 

b m Broken Vow - For Scarlett (Red Ransom)

D
7 8-10
Edwin GonzalezGerald Bennett
7
314744-
i
7

Smoke N The Bottle 209 

gr/ m Imperialism - Wine Spot (Strike The Anvil)

D
6 8-10
Jesus CastanonRobert Smith
Verdict

SMOKE N THE BOTTLE was fourth in a stronger contest latest and could better that placing now eased in grade. Red Letter is feared most, though Frisbee is no forlorn hope for a place.

18:55 Tampa Bay Downs (USA) (Dirt) 17 Feb 2017

Race 4 - Maiden Claiming (4YO plus)

Winner $6,552 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

4

6f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
2467-2
i
1

Bill's Wealthygirl 14 

gr/ f Afleet Express - Wealthy Belongings (Belong To Me)

BF
4 8-8
Scott SpiethAldana Gonzalez
2
54547-6
i
2

Ella's Dreaming 30 

b f First Dude - Racene (Miner's Mark)

4 8-8 b
Edwin GonzalezIan Hemingway
3
4574-80
i
3

Telling Tales 13 

dk f Tale of Ekati - Blue Ridge Miss (Pleasant Colony)

4 8-8
Samy CamachoLindsey Raines
4
783726-
i
4

Matchbook Lilly 50 

b f Chapel Royal - Matchbook (Notebook)

4 8-6
Shannon UskePeter Gulyas
5
566-432
i
5

Lady Gregoria 13 

b f Posse - Gregoria M (E Dubai)

4 8-8
Daniel CentenoGerald Bennett
6
90245-7
i
6

Chambord Lace 19 

gr/ f Alphabet Soup - More Salt (Salt Lake)

4 8-8
Wilmer GarciaMichael Lecesse
7
8945-
i
7

Allie's Revival 136 

dk f Repent - Storming Allie (Lightnin N Thunder)

4 8-8
Whitney VallsLori Smock
8
i
8
Yellow, white yoke, white stripe on sleeves (Paul Breemes)

Rava Din 

gr/ m Sarava - Dinner Mint (Formal Dinner)

Non Runner
9
3235-64
i
9

La India Anacaona 13 

dk f Big Brown - Be A Gem (Jump Start)

4 8-8
Dean ButlerRobert Raymond
Verdict

BILL'S WEALTHYGIRL kept on well over the extended 5f here last time and could build on that effort now stepped up in trip. Matchbook Lilly and La India Anacaona are others worthy of shortlist inclusion.

19:25 Tampa Bay Downs (USA) (Dirt) 17 Feb 2017

Race 5 - Claiming (4YO plus)

Winner $6,552 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

5

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
910-467
i
1
White, red ball, black spots on sleeves, black and white quartered cap (Georgina Billers)

Lake Marion 12 

ch f Forty Grams - Right This Way (West By West)

D
Non Runner
2
16-35
i
2

Serious Bet 26 

b f Sardegna - Bet U I Win (Lordhyexecutioner)

D
4 8-6
Scott SpiethAldana Gonzalez
3
142234-
i
3
Grey, purple v, purple sleeves (Van Worp, Robert E And Adametz, Anne Rose)

Leading You On 155 

b m Leading the Parade - Uptiteanni (Concerto)

D
Non Runner
4
42415-5
i
4

Miss Wickham 21 

ch f Sweet Return - Miss Marin (Forest Camp)

D
4 8-6
Wilkin OrtizJohn Pimental
5
5661-62
i
5

Bronze Venus 21 

ch f Field Commission - Red Orchestra (Greatness)

D
4 8-6
Daniel CentenoBen Colebrook
6
1987-79
i
6

Platinum Sensation 13 

ch f Gottcha Gold - Scottish Letters (Notebook)

4 8-6 (ow3)
Geovany GarciaTony Wilson
7
4855-87
i
7

Penny Dynasty 26 

b f Posse - Laylaben (Not For Love)

D
4 8-6
Jean MedinaRaymond Stifano
8
3719-36
i
8

Mi Tia Christina 14 

ch f Greatness - Alfie's Baby (Zamindar)

D
4 8-6
Pablo MoralesMax Ubide
9
66080-6
i
9

Turned Back Twice 13 

b m Flashstorm - Double Major (Bertrando)

D
5 8-6
David DelgadoGiuseppe Santulli
Verdict

BRONZE VENUS has improved since dropping back down to this grade on her last few outings and this looks an ideal opportunity. Mi Tia Christina and Leading You On are both respected on their best form.

19:55 Tampa Bay Downs (USA) 17 Feb 2017

Race 6 - Claiming (4YO plus)

Winner $11,781 - 10 run - Draw Advantage: None

6

1m 110y

Firm

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
907647-
i
1

East Bay Lodge 91 

gr/ g Flower Alley - Pretty Wicked (The Wicked North)

D
6 8-6
Samy CamachoJose Chavez
2
12814-5
i
2

Midnight Man 28 

b g Midnight Lute - Smart Thought (Smart Strike)

D
5 8-6
Larry MejiasKeith Nations
3
51443-8
i
3

Calico Kitten 20 

ch g Kitten's Joy - Priceless Gem (Elusive Quality)

D
6 8-6
Daniel CentenoKathleen DeMasi
4
3161-41
i
4

Lighthouse Sound 20 

dk g Langfuhr - Beacon of Hope (Chief Seattle)

D
10 8-10
Edwin GonzalezJamie Ness
5
12259-7
i
5

Fan Base 36 

b g Hat Trick - Bank Approval (With Approval)

D
8 8-6
Pablo MoralesDale Bennett
6
96078-3
i
6

Simply Classic 20 

ch g Sky Classic - Comely Grace (Thunder Gulch)

D
6 8-6
Orlando BocachicaBrenda McCarthy
7
11426-4
i
7

Bucking Thunder 28 

b g Special Rate - Buckstar (Spend A Buck)

D
6 8-6
Dean ButlerBernell Rhone
8
3426-12
i
8

Kutschman 20 

b g Flower Alley - Our Stormy Girl (Stormy Atlantic)

D
5 8-8
Ricardo FelicianoBenny Feliciano
9
42362-6
i
9

Mini Cosmo 20 

gr/ g Unbridled Energy - Eyedontblink (El Corredor)

D
5 8-6
Wilmer GarciaDerek Ryan
10
442544-
i
10

Bakyt 49 

b g Sligo Bay - Davcat (Slewpy)

D
9 8-6
Fernando Cruz La DeCathy Rountree
11
516-937
i
11
White, green shamrock, green bars on sleeves, white cap (Robert Reidy)

Big Daddy B 13 

b g Scat Daddy - Unbridled Waters (Unbridled)

D
Non Runner
12
4190-62
i
12
Pink, black sash, black hoops on sleeves (Joseph Pierce, Jr)

Celebrity Warrior 13 

ch g Majestic Warrior - Miss Celebrity (Hennessy)

D
Non Runner
13
7325-03
i
13
Red, yellow hoop (Mitchell Markow)

Tribal Message 13 

b g Tribal Rule - Leave A Message (Favorite Trick)

D
Non Runner
14
89413-1
i
14
Green, white ball and cap (John Mahr)

Rockin Alli 28 

dk m Stonesider - All About Allison (City Zip)

D
Non Runner
Verdict

LIGHTHOUSE SOUND won here last month in good style and should prove difficult to beat at this level with Bucking Thunder and Kutschman the most likely threats.

20:25 Tampa Bay Downs (USA) (Dirt) 17 Feb 2017

Race 7 - Maiden Claiming (3YO only)

Winner $8,631 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

7

5f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
i
1
White, Blue Chevron (Winning Stables, Inc)

Smokin Beau 

b c Beau Classic - Smokin Mary (Texas Glitter)

Non Runner
2
27-5
i
2

Alto Precio 19 

b c Biondetti - Believeittobeaver (Yes It's True)

3 8-8
Eder MartinezJuan Gotera
3
i
3

Smart Answer 

b c Wised Up - Smart Spin (Deputy Wild Cat)

3 8-8
Leandro GoncalvesGeorge Bush
4
i
4

Withjustasplash 

ch g Backtalk - Bankabet (More Than Ready)

3 8-8
Ademar SantosGerald Bennett
5
6
i
5

Salty Kinda Dog 27 

ch c Greatness - Pass Me the Salt (Salt Lake)

3 8-8
Wilmer GarciaJoseph Arboritanza
6
650-0
i
6

King Dude Of Ocala 28 

gr/ g First Dude - Paris Express (Express Tour)

3 8-8
Orlando BocachicaJohn Assimakopoulos
7
7442-65
i
7

Bitomagic 13 

ch g Factum - Believe In Magic (West Acre)

3 8-8
Victor LebronKathleen O'Connell
8
0
i
8

Negro Azabache 13 

dk c With Distinction - Holiday Ashley (The Cliff's Edge)

3 8-8 b1
Federico MataJacob Palacios
Verdict

BITOMAGIC has plenty of experience and can put that to good use against the debutants Smokin Beau and Smart Answer.

20:55 Tampa Bay Downs (USA) 17 Feb 2017

Race 8 - Maiden Special Weight (3YO only)

Winner $14,175 - 9 run - Draw Advantage: None

8

1m 110y

Firm

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
5
i
1

Gonnawinalot 23 

b g Any Given Saturday - Empire Beauty (Empire Maker)

3 8-8
Ronald Allen JrKathleen O'Connell
2
6-
i
2

Temple Island 159 

b g Lonhro - Gingham And Lace (Kris S.)

3 8-8
Tyler PizarroPhilip Oliver
3
i
3

Z J Wins 

ch c Lemon Drop Kid - Sweet Lorena (Langfuhr)

3 8-8
Edwin GonzalezArnaud Delacour
4
7
i
4

Frontliner 23 

dk c Harlan's Holiday - Red Herring (Empire Maker)

3 8-8
Fernando Cruz La DeWilliam Mott
5
6
i
5
Blue, white star, red sleeves (Jonathan Dean)

Fly By You 23 

b g Union Rags - Bold Assurance (Stormy Atlantic)

Non Runner
6
i
6

Quiet Sea 

dk c Stormy Atlantic - Whimsy (Maria's Mon)

3 8-8
Jesus CastanonMalcolm Pierce
7
7-4
i
7

Tight Rock 32 

b c Mineshaft - Habiboo (Unbridled's Song)

BF
3 8-8
Pablo MoralesClaude Iii Mcgaughey
8
i
8

Red Again 

ch g Mineshaft - Wishful Splendor (Smart Strike)

3 8-8
Daniel CentenoWilliam Mott
9
372-0
i
9

Lunaire 20 

b c Malibu Moon - Dynaire (Dynaformer)

3 8-8
Angel CruzThomas Albertrani
10
5-3
i
10

Bugle Barry 23 

dk g Cactus Ridge - Bugle Ann (Birdstone)

3 8-8
Huber Villa GomezRyan Walsh
11
789-5
i
11
Blue, white star , white sleeves (Reniere Dossantos)

Break In The Storm 40 

b c Get Stormy - Sabeeb (Labeeb)

Non Runner
12
57-
i
12
Burgundy, cream triangle, burgundy hoops on cream sleeves (Gunpowder Farms Llc)

Cacao King 57 

dk c K One King - Bonbonniere (Mizzen Mast)

Non Runner
Verdict

A competitive maiden on paper where preference goes to TEMPLE ISLAND, who drops in class after a promising run on debut and a gelding operation should also eke out improvement. Red Again is well bred and merits respect, while Lunaire has every chance down in grade.

21:25 Tampa Bay Downs (USA) (Dirt) 17 Feb 2017

Race 9 - Claiming (4YO plus)

Winner $6,552 - 10 run - Draw Advantage: None

9

1m 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
5643/68
i
1

Sonorous Voice 19 

ch h Consolidator - Clever Tish (Clever Trick)

D
8 8-10
Wilkin OrtizPavel Vashchenko
2
133-587
i
2

Voodoo Storm 12 

dk g Storm Cat - Voodoo Dancer (Kingmambo)

D
9 8-10
Ademar SantosAlison Hassig
3
24546-2
i
3

Minecraft 9 

dk g Spring At Last - Woodland Sprite (Woodman)

D
7 8-10
Orlando BocachicaDennis Ward
4
258-543
i
4

Island Dude 14 

b g Cowtown Cat - Island Royalty (Unzipped)

5 8-10
Wilmer GarciaKathleen O'Connell
5
644434-
i
5

Pio's Passion 130 

dk g Mr. Livingston - Master Prospect (Master Bill)

D
6 8-10
Dean ButlerAlison Hassig
6
9154-57
i
6

Memorys N Dreams 27 

ch g Thunder Gulch - Vague Memory (Ward Off Trouble)

D
8 8-10
Scott SpiethMiranda Downing
7
6/332-76
i
7

Ultimate X. 27 

gr/ g Unbridled's Song - Smokey Glacken (Forestry)

D
9 8-10
Fernando Cruz La DeDavid Hinsley
8
42560-5
i
8

Gill's Terrace 27 

dk g Thunder Gulch - Flower Forest (Kris S.)

D
8 8-10
Leandro GoncalvesGary House
9
626453-
i
9

Oxford Street 232 

dk g Street Sense - Luv a Drama (Behrens)

D
8 8-10
Jose LopezBaltazar Galvan
10
236414-
i
10

Sky City 197 

b g Colonel John - City Fire (Carson City)

D
5 8-10
David DelgadoRandy Rarick
Verdict

MINECRAFT bounced back to form with a good second here earlier in the month and doesn't need to improve much to get his head back in front. Island Dude looks the main danger, while Oxford Street is best of the remainder.

21:55 Tampa Bay Downs (USA) 17 Feb 2017

Race 10 - Maiden Claiming (3YO only)

Winner $8,631 - 10 run - Draw Advantage: None

10

1m 110y

Firm

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
5383-75
i
1
Purple, black kangaroo on gold ball, gold hoops on sleeves (Versatile Thoroughbreds LLC)

Holiday Laughter 19 

b f Harlan's Holiday - Lady's Laughter (Distorted Humor)

Non Runner
2
70
i
2

J's Glamour Step 21 

b f Two Step Salsa - Elegant Beauty (Leroidesanimaux)

3 8-8
Ronald Allen JrMaria Bowersock
3
5688-7
i
3

Bodelicious 19 

b f Bodemeister - Ellie Boo (Pulpit)

3 8-8
Victor LebronEmma Mulvey
4
8-9
i
4

Louisianahotsauce 30 

dk f Posse - Little Warrior (Woodman)

3 8-8
Ricardo FelicianoRobert Raymond
5
5780-4
i
5

Cougaress 16 

ch f Kitten's Joy - Betty's Baroness (Smarty Jones)

3 8-8
Huber Villa GomezMichael Dini
6
2-
i
6

Open Invitation 196 

gr/ f Cowboy Cal - Grandstone (Grindstone)

3 8-8
Leandro GoncalvesWilliam Bradley
7
385-3
i
7

Hide And Street 37 

dk f Run Away and Hide - Heat Street (Street Cry)

BF
3 8-8
Samy CamachoChad Stewart
8
i
8

Intermission 

b f More Than Ready - Incentive (Mr. Greeley)

3 8-8
Edwin GonzalezArnaud Delacour
9
6
i
9

Hot Recap 44 

dk f In Summation - Hotesse (Indian Lodge)

3 8-8
Scott SpiethRobert Boileau
10
76
i
10

Ready To Go 19 

gr/ f Exchange Rate - Indelible Rouge (Woodman)

3 8-8 b1
Pablo MoralesKeith Nations
11
9-
i
11
Green, pink sash, pink hoop on green sleeves (Fisher, Martha And Gallie, Charles)

Of Horse I'll Win 50 

dk f Pure Prize - Dart (Farma Way)

Non Runner
12
87872-
i
12

Tevere 91 

gr/ f Mizzen Mast - Potenza (Theatrical)

3 8-8
Wilmer GarciaDerek Ryan
13
805
i
13
Red, White Chevron, White Star On Blue Sleeves, White Cap (Paul Watson)

Aloha Street 16 

gr/ f Here Comes Ben - Inca Sun (Conquistador Cielo)

Non Runner
14
658-8
i
14
White, blue cross sashes, blue stripes on white sleeves, blue cap (Robert Roffey, Jr)

Laurigolightly 23 

dk f Archarcharch - Tiger Belle (Tiger Ridge)

Non Runner
Verdict

HOLIDAY LAUGHTER looks the one to side with dropping in class after some promising efforts on his last few starts. Hide And Street and newcomer Intermission head the list of dangers.