17:35 Tampa Bay Downs (USA) (Dirt) 9 Dec 2017

Race 1 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $7,686 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

1

7f

Good (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
9-97986
i
1
Red, green diamond hoop, red diamonds on green sleeves (Casey Seaman)

Jamestowns Glory 31 

dk f Put It Back - Jamestown Lady (Colony Light)

3 8-8
Mike AllenRonald Gaffney
2
347363
i
2
Green, red sash, red hoop on sleeves (George Santis)

Jokers Queen 8 

dk f It's No Joke - First Wife (Private Terms)

Non Runner
3
813404
i
3
Yellow, black sash, black hoops on sleeves (Kathleen O'Connell)

Her Grace 14 

dk f To Honor And Serve - Glorita (Honour And Glory)

3 8-6
Pablo MoralesKathleen O'Connell
4
735865
i
4
Orange, white diamonds (Patricia Generazio)

Lookin Cozy 14 

ch f Lookin At Lucky - Ostensibly (Cozzene)

3 8-8
Samy CamachoJose Chavez
5
953562
i
5
Pink, green sash (Tom Ryan)

Phoenix Rising 14 

ch f Friesan Fire - Go Steady (Allen's Prospect)

4 8-10
Shannon UskeIII John Tammaro,
6
75636
i
6
Yellow, Brown hoops on Sleeves, Yellow Cap (Lambholm Stable)

Bridge Of Sighs 100 

b f Threeandoh - Venice Moon (Lido Palace)

3 8-8
Julie BurkeRoy Lerman
Verdict

PHOENIX RISING may only have to reproduce the form of her latest second-placed effort at this venue to land the spoils and gets a confident vote ahead of Jokers Queen and Her Grace.

18:05 Tampa Bay Downs (USA) (Dirt) 9 Dec 2017

Race 2 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $8,001 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

2

1m 110y

Good (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
121132
i
1
Yellow, green sleeves (Miguel Feliciano)

South To The Sea 45 

b g Johannesburg - Dance To The Sea (Gone West)

D
8 8-10
Ricardo FelicianoMiguel Feliciano
2
305474
i
2
Red and white triangular thirds, red sleeves (Bryan H Khaleel)

Fletcher Is Golden 7 

ch g Majestic Warrior - What Will Be (Anees)

D
Non Runner
3
561412
i
3
Red, yellow heart, yellow stripe on sleeves, red cap (Jn Racing Stables, Inc)

Over The Limit 97 

ch g Wagon Limit - Explosive Bomb (Belong To Me)

D BF
5 8-8
Jose FerrerJorge Navarro
4
126462
i
4
Maroon and tan blocks, tan sleeves (William Sienkewicz)

Abide By Me 51 

b g Revolving - Abiding (Dynaformer)

D
3 8-6
Wilmer GarciaWilliam Sienkewicz
5
171636
i
5
White, royal blue diamond, royal blue diamonds on sleeves (Barron, Frank And Barron, Rory M)

Seeya When I Seeya 68 

ch g Student Council - Suave Sentiment (Caerleon)

D
7 8-8
Ademar SantosRory Barron
6
612163
i
6
Maroon, grey diamond, grey sleeves (Lynn Rarick)

Sky City 43 

b g Colonel John - City Fire (Carson City)

D
5 8-8
David DelgadoRandy Rarick
7
616120
i
7
Blue, grey ball, blue cap (Curry Racing Stable)

Silverdollardreams 85 

gr/ c Wagon Limit - So Ritzy (Darn That Alarm)

D
3 8-6
Jesus CastanonKenneth Miller
Verdict

SOUTH TO THE SEA is a model of consistency and the multiple distance winner gets the verdict in this claimer to continue in a rich vein of form. Over The Limit heads the list of dangers from Abide By Me.

18:35 Tampa Bay Downs (USA) (Dirt) 9 Dec 2017

Race 3 - Maiden Claiming (2YO only)

Winner $9,576 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

3

6f 110y

Good (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
i
1
Navy blue, white star, navy blue stars on grey sleeves (Dibello Racing Llc)

Lord Barna 

dk c Passion For Gold - Too Funny (Imperialism)

2 8-8
Antonio GallardoKathleen O'Connell
2
i
2
Hot Pink, Black Fleur-de-Lys, Black (Silverton Hill LLC)

Gitgo 

b c Bodemeister - Flawless (Mr. Greeley)

Non Runner
3
468
i
3
Purple, lime diamond hoop (Martin Goodell)

First And Goal 117 

ch g First Dude - Uniqueness (Tactical Advantage)

2 8-8
Ronald Allen JrMaria Bowersock
4
i
4
Green, black sleeves (Hemingway Racing And Ford, Frank)

Raise A Warrior 

b c Poseidon's Warrior - Schutz and wheels (Tiznow)

2 8-8
Mike AllenIan Hemingway
5
24
i
5
Black, red hoops, red chevrons on sleeves (Thomas Lane)

Return Video 36 

ch g Sweet Return - Video Vixen (Wild Event)

2 8-6
Samy CamachoJose Chavez
6
3447
i
6
Mint green, gold diamond hoop (Davis, Kenneth H And Logsdon, Gary S)

Toss 23 

ch g Kantharos - Star Anna (Domestic Dispute)

2 8-8
Wilmer GarciaSandra Slivka
7
i
7
Royal blue, white ball, white stripes on sleeves (Allied Racing Stable, Llc)

Mikebravozerothree 

dk c Brilliant Speed - The Gonculator (Curlin)

2 8-8
Willie MartinezWilliam Bradley
8
i
8
Blue, Yellow triple diamond, Yellow Diamonds On Sleeves, blue cap (Lynne Scace)

Vineyard Harbour 

b c On the Vineyard - My Gal Jenna (Black Mambo)

2 8-8
Dean ButlerRaymond Stifano
Verdict

RETURN VIDEO looks the pick of those with form in the book and his second-placed effort on debut leaps off the page. Toss has experience on his side, while Raise A Warrior looks the pick of the newcomers.

19:05 Tampa Bay Downs (USA) (Dirt) 9 Dec 2017

Race 4 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $6,740 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

4

7f

Good (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
7301-07
i
1
Red, black ball, blue sleeves, red cap (Ups And Downs Racing)

Mighty Bite 14 

b g Hello Broadway - Indian Success (Indian Express)

D
5 8-8
Antonio GallardoMonte Thomas
2
688575
i
2
Black, green dots, green sleeves (Ridenjac Racing)

Trismen 14 

b g Regal Ransom - Carambola (Unbridled's Song)

4 8-8
Jose AlvarezDennis Ward
3
751977
i
3
Orange, royal blue diamond hoop, blue stripes on sleeves (Shelley Moran)

Farmers Choice 61 

dk g Girolamo - Yolie's Choice (Silver Deputy)

4 8-8
Willie MartinezJohn Pimental
4
014142
i
4
White and blue diamonds, blue sleeves (Paula Loescher)

Catamount 13 

b g Discreet Cat - Nicer Than Ever (Pulpit)

D BF
4 8-8
Alex GonzalezPaula Loescher
5
648442
i
5
Royal blue (C C Racing Stable Inc)

Bourbon City 26 

ch g City Zip - Sister Marilyn (Saint Ballado)

D
4 8-8
Orlando BocachicaAlexis Cordero
6
845377
i
6
Black, black cap (Michael Laurato)

Cabildo 8 

dk g Courageous Cat - Ruby Delight (Pulpit)

4 8-8
Pablo MoralesPaul Marino
7
566096
i
7
Gold, maroon ball, maroon diamonds on sleeves (Pine Branch Stable)

Magic Mangus 14 

dk g Misremembered - Where's Mimi (Magic Cat)

4 8-8
Huber Villa GomezJohn Pimental
8
465557
i
8
Yellow, blue star, blue sleeves (Joseph Minieri)

Seventysevenwilow 49 

ch g Seventysevenstreet - Dixie Wilow (Departing Cloud)

D
5 8-8
Pedro Jr CottoJoseph Minieri
Verdict

CATAMOUNT disappointed favourite backers at Mountaineer last month but ran well for the silver medal and is generally holding his form well. Bourbon City and Trismen are others to note.

19:35 Tampa Bay Downs (USA) 9 Dec 2017

Race 5 - Allowance Optional Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $14,806 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

5

1m 110y

Good

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
346415
i
1
Black (Phipps Stable)

Vagabond 30 

b f Arch - Voyage (Rahy)

D
4 8-8
Pablo MoralesIII Claude McGaughey
2
121894
i
2
Royal Blue, Blue Cap (Godolphin Racing LLC)

Charged 47 

dk f Elusive Quality - Kiawah Cat (Lemon Drop Kid)

D
3 8-6
Brian PedrozaMichael Stidham
3
153555
i
3
Light blue, white hoops, blue hoops on white sleeves (Hinkle Farms)

Yahtzee Queen 59 

dk f Kitten's Joy - A Touch of Glory (Golden Gear)

D
4 8-8
Willie MartinezWilliam Bradley
4
44-1675
i
4
White, lime green ball, lime green sleeves, white cap (The Elkstone Group LLC)

Paint The Corners 22 

dk f Tizway - Decorator (Storm Cat)

D
4 8-8
Jesus CastanonAnthony Granitz
5
7-25137
i
5
Black, red heart, black cap (Tropic Lightning Racing Llc)

Cowgirl Tough 127 

ch f Silver Tree - Entertaining (Songandaprayer)

D
Non Runner
6
213-873
i
6
Chartreuse, navy diamond, chartreuse and blue halved sleeves, chartreuse and navy quartered cap (Eoin Harty)

Felt In Pocket 122 

b f Hat Trick - Yes Honey (Royal Academy)

D
4 8-8
Daniel CentenoEoin Harty
Verdict

VAGABOND finished last of five at Aqueduct last time out but wasn't beaten far that day and did win well at Belmont the time before. She can bounce back to winning ways at the main expense of Cowgirl Tough and Charged.

20:05 Tampa Bay Downs (USA) (Dirt) 9 Dec 2017

Race 6 - Claiming (3YO plus)

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

6

1m 39y

Good (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
435531
i
1
Royal blue (C C Racing Stable Inc)

Tzi Our Destiny 19 

gr/ m Noonmark - Sweet Tzipora (Wheaton)

D
5 8-11
Orlando BocachicaAlexis Cordero
2
846513
i
2
White, brown oval, maroon sleeves (Touchdown Stable)

Can't Stop Believn 58 

ch m Silver Tree - Merrywinds (Trippi)

D
6 8-9
Daniel CentenoRobert Raymond
3
371176
i
3
Maroon, blue stars (Ricardo Ascencio)

Mexicana 97 

ch f Summer Bird - Sparkling Starlet (General Meeting)

D BF
4 8-9
Antonio GallardoMonte Thomas
4
782826
i
4
Navy and gold diamonds (Fisher, Charles And Rigattieri, John)

Scorpion Aly 51 

b m Scorpion - Stackaly (Stack)

D BF
7 8-9
Scott SpiethJohn Rigattieri
5
317546
i
5
Chartreuse, black hoops on sleeves (Steve Isaac)

Too Cool 62 

dk m Shakespeare - Radu Cool (Carnivalay)

D
6 8-9
Jesus CastanonKenneth Miller
6
224767
i
6
Blue, green ball, blue cap (Guarnieri Stables, Inc)

Wild Card Hit 46 

b m Wildcat Heir - Pretty Valay (Ameri Valay)

D
5 8-9
Pedro Jr CottoOlivo Inirio
7
612357
i
7
Royal blue, royal blue cap (Edwin Diaz, Jr)

Kate Is A Ten 31 

ch m Tenpins - Crypto Kate (Tabasco Cat)

D
Non Runner
8
654231
i
8
Purple, pink heart, pink stripes on sleeves (Laurine Fuller-vargas)

Elusive Harmony 51 

ch m Peace Rules - Delicate Rose (Trick Me)

D
Non Runner
9
532466
i
9
Blue, white ball (Johns, Justin And Endo, Pat)

Sacred Canyon 36 

dk m El Medwar - Classy But Nasty (Sky Classic)

D
6 8-9
Ronald Allen JrJustin Johns
Verdict

ELUSIVE HARMONY is holding her form admirably at present and gets the nod arriving on the back of a deserved triumph in this grade at Gulfstream Park West in October. Others to keep an eye on are Kate Is A Ten and Tzi Our Destiny.

20:35 Tampa Bay Downs (USA) 9 Dec 2017

Race 7 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $9,576 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

7

1m

Good

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
373166
i
1
Royal blue, blue bars on white sleeves, blue cap (Petal Power Racing Stable)

Moxie 20 

b f Creative Cause - No Acronyms (Milwaukee Brew)

D
3 8-6
Wilmer GarciaGeorge Bush
2
445215
i
2
Lime, white sleeves (Six Sandbaggers Stables)

Anonymous 14 

b m Yesbyjimminy - Pocomo Princess (Lucky Lionel)

D
5 8-9
Raul MenaBaltazar Galvan
3
396615
i
3
Red, white blocks (J And R Equine Corp)

Clouded Appeal 15 

b f Successful Appeal - Lakesoftheclouds (Greenwood Lake)

3 8-6
Huber Villa GomezJavier Negrete
4
114448
i
4
White, black diamonds, black diamonds on sleeves, black cap (Frank Calabrese)

Evil Twin 27 

ch f Maltese Dog - Ohbeegeewhyen (Doc's Leader)

D
3 8-6
Andres UlloaAngel Rodriguez
5
673313
i
5
Fuchsia, navy sash, navy diamonds on sleeves, navy cap (Philip Maas)

Sophieshardtocatch 70 

b f Hard Spun - Amandatude (Aptitude)

D
4 8-9
Brian PedrozaMichael Stidham
6
376782
i
6
White, green circle, red stripes on sleeves (Three Crowns Farm)

Ten Penny Princess 11 

ch m Thunder Gulch - In for a Dime (Include)

D
5 8-9
Orlando BocachicaJohn Rigattieri
7
628613
i
7
Neon green, navy diamond hoop, navy sleeves (Team Grande Racing Llc)

Kisskiss Telltell 98 

b f Telling - Just One Kiss (Kissin Kris)

D
4 8-9
Ademar SantosChad Stewart
8
216585
i
8
Red, green hoops on sleeves (Dave McGinn)

Starla 14 

gr/ f In Summation - Richard's Chick (Congrats)

D
Non Runner
Verdict

Distance winner TEN PENNY PRINCESS ran a good second at Finger Lakes last time out and makes plenty of appeal debuting for a new stable in what isn't the strongest of 1m claimers. Kisskiss Telltell has been going well of late and is noted along with Evil Twin.

21:05 Tampa Bay Downs (USA) (Dirt) 9 Dec 2017

Race 8 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $6,552 - 9 run - Draw Advantage: None

8

5f 110y

Good (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
83-7759
i
1
Orange (Westlye, Kenneth And Cicman, Lynn)

Hand Me The Cash 14 

ch f Tiz The One - Kalookan Lessie (Deputy Commander)

D
4 8-8
Raul MenaKenneth Westlye
2
434288
i
2
Royal blue, white disc, white stripe on sleeves, white cap (Kenneth Miller)

Ou Make Me Happy 67 

dk f Don't Get Mad - Miss Carolina (Danehill)

D
4 8-8
Jesus CastanonKenneth Miller
3
218-468
i
3
Yellow, black hoop on sleeves (David Stolle)

Vienna Rose 37 

b f Discreet Cat - Imperial Reign (Indian Charlie)

D
4 8-8
Scott SpiethWayne Mogge
4
1222-55
i
4
Black, white diamond, white sleeves, black cap (Holman, Dennis And O'connell, Kathleen)

Oh Kandrita 258 

ch f Kantharos - Loblolly Pine (Officer)

D
3 8-6
Ronald Allen JrKathleen O'Connell
5
71673
i
5
Blue, white sleeves (Allison Schmid)

Freakin' Me Out 14 

b m Pleasant Strike - Take the Rate (Take Me Out)

5 8-8
Samy CamachoRobert Smith
6
532613
i
6
Red, white sash, white sleeves, red stars (Four Horsemen Racing Stable)

Piki Piki Girl 21 

ch f Giacomo - Bear Mademoiselle (Awesome Again)

D
3 8-6
Jose AlvarezLeon Mckanas
7
0-1239
i
7
Purple (Joseph Besecker)

Formal For Me 132 

b f Talent Search - Formal But Pink (Formal Dinner)

D
4 8-8
Jose FerrerJorge Navarro
8
122346
i
8
Yellow, black ball, white chevrons on black sleeves (Tod Berken)

Lady Gregoria 59 

b f Posse - Gregoria M (E Dubai)

D
4 8-8
Ademar SantosGerald Bennett
9
174537
i
9
Green, white chevrons, white hoops on sleeves (Jackson, Gary G , M And G Stables Llc And Nielsen, Katherine)

Katherine's Drama 35 

dk f Big Drama - No Beans (Unreal Zeal)

D BF
3 8-6
Jean MedinaGary Jackson
Verdict

If OH KANDRITA is ready to roll after 258 days off the track, she boasts some good form and should take some stopping. We might not have seen the best of this filly yet and she's preferred ahead of Formal For Me and Katherine's Drama.

21:35 Tampa Bay Downs (USA) 9 Dec 2017

Race 9 - Starter Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $11,151 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

9

1m

Good

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
415797
i
1
Green, gold sleeves (Penny Lopez)

Look It Linda 51 

b f Creative Cause - De Danann (War Chant)

D
3 8-6
Raul MenaAngel Lopez
2
938126
i
2
Red, gold yoke, gold braces, gold chevrons on sleeves (M Gilmore)

Na Pali Spirit 62 

b f Dialed In - Ascot Yael (Ascot Knight)

D
3 8-6
Tyler PizarroIgnacio Correas
3
10-82
i
3
Light blue, yellow lightning bolt (Steven Throne)

Larryandpearlslucy 111 

ch f Circular Quay - Lady Hoosier (Rahy)

3 8-6
Jose FerrerStacy Hendry
4
7-87568
i
4
Black, yellow horseshoe, black armlet on red sleeves (Flying Finish Farm)

Callie California 161 

b f High Cotton - Lady of Long Ago (Outflanker)

Non Runner
5
982-416
i
5
YELLOW, Lime Chevrons, Orange Dots on Sleeves (Big Lick Farm)

She's Right Again 15 

b f Discreetly Mine - Argue (Storm Cat)

D
Non Runner
6
215-333
i
6
YELLOW, Lime Chevrons, Orange Dots on Sleeves (Big Lick Farm)

El Vedado 77 

b f Big Brown - Franscat (Stormin Fever)

D
Non Runner
7
14-4399
i
7
Black, black cap (Michael Laurato)

Algier's Point 8 

ch f Eskendereya - Beautiful Candy (Candy Ride)

3 8-6
Mike AllenPaul Marino
8
2-25223
i
8
Burgundy, Black Ball, Black Sleeves, Burgundy Cap (Law Legacy Stables LLC)

Postino's Idol 63 

gr/ f Il Postino - Fashion Idol (Northern Idol)

D BF
Non Runner
9
5123-62
i
9
Blue, pink cross belts, grey sleeves (William Du Pont III)

Beechwood 279 

dk f Forestry - No Knocks (A.P. Indy)

D
4 8-9
Antonio GallardoChad Stewart
Verdict

BEECHWOOD should still be improving and is a big player on the form of her latest second-placed effort here in March. The absence is a concern, though, so the likes of El Vedado and Na Pali Spirit will be there to pounce if the selection falters.

22:05 Tampa Bay Downs (USA) 9 Dec 2017

Race 10 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $8,631 - 9 run - Draw Advantage: None

10

1m

Good

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
635697
i
1
Purple, purple ball, purple armlets on grey sleeves, grey cap (Karen Gilliam)

Validity 13 

dk f Factum - Copelia (Cherokee Fellow)

Non Runner
2
553364
i
2
Blue, gold star, gold hoops (Thomas Equels)

Intermission 162 

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

3 8-8
Ademar SantosJoseph Pickerrell
3
923-349
i
3
Brown, brown armlets on orange sleeves, brown cap (Richard Trechak)

Lumonba 56 

gr/ f Monba - Lydias Lullaby (Brahms)

4 8-11
Scott SpiethKathleen DeMasi
4
705552
i
4
Yellow, Brown hoops on Sleeves, Yellow Cap (Lambholm Stable)

Bitterroot 56 

ch f Not For Love - Otherwise Perfect (Lemon Drop Kid)

BF
4 8-11
Jose FerrerRoy Lerman
5
i
5
Green (Yazid Ali)

Motovato's Star 

b f Motovato - Ascloseasitgets (Relaunch)

4 8-11
Huber Villa GomezZollie Durr
6
277
i
6
Blue, White Slvs (Wes Carter)

Wateree 14 

b f Wicked Rich - Swimmer (Rock Slide)

3 8-8
Augusto MarinWayne Potts
7
54733
i
7
Yellow, red rising sun, red stripe on sleeves, yellow cap (Del Sol Farm Llc)

Teach Me Tonight 36 

dk f General Quarters - Samantha B. (Dance Brightly)

BF
3 8-8
Jose AlvarezKaren Yanez
8
325757
i
8
Blue, grey diamonds (Smock, Lori A And Mello, Dennis)

Blackdiamond Dream 49 

dk f Repent - All My Dreams (Manlove)

4 8-11
Jean MedinaLori Smock
9
095643
i
9
Purple, gold circled 'b', gold diamonds on sleeves (Boss B Racing Stable, Llc)

Extra Salsa 56 

dk f Two Step Salsa - Extra Fuse (Lite The Fuse)

3 8-8
Ronald Allen JrMiranda Downing
10
004243
i
10
Red, green stripes, green chevrons on white sleeves (Luis Gonzalez)

Shes Got The Luck 58 

b f Lookin At Lucky - Glimmer Twin (Kris S.)

3 8-8
Daniel CentenoMonte Thomas
Verdict

Plenty in with chances in this maiden finale but BITTERROOT may not need to improve much on her latest second-placed effort to get off the mark. Extra Salsa, Shes Got The Luck and Teach Me Tonight have all shaped with some promise in recent outings.