18:40 Thistledown (USA) (Dirt) 16 Oct 2017

Race 1 - Maiden Special Weight (3YO plus)

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

1

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
78
i
1

Lunar Knight 16 

dk g Lunarpal - Slippery Devil (Devil His Due)

3 8-7
T HoughtonBart Barnes
2
23-6422
i
2

Risible 43 

ch g Outrageouslyfunny - Five Karat Day (Five Star Day)

BF
3 8-7 b1
Jaime RodriguezMark Doering
3
0-763
i
3

Nothingbutnonsense 16 

b g Lunarpal - Stray Leaves (Launch a Leader)

4 8-10
Walter De La CruzGlenroy Brown
4
i
4

Paradise Cruz 

dk c King Cruz - Rhode To Paradise (Railway Cat)

4 8-10
Ashley KauffmanJevon Crumley
5
206
i
5

Proper Pass 16 

dk g Marlin Pass - Proper N Prim (Victory Gallop)

3 8-7
Alvaro Hernandez LopezAnne Graff
6
422
i
6

Littlebitofmiracle 16 

b g Mixmaster - Striking Michelle (Light Idea)

3 8-7
Hector Jr RosarioNabu Morales
7
5/06996-
i
7

Players Secret 565 

ch g Franchise Player - Bag of Quarters (Cimarron Secret)

4 8-10
Brian HollingsworthAndrew Tumblin
Verdict

RISIBLE rattled the crossbar when second over 1m last time and is a potential improver now cutting back in trip. Littlebitofmiracle and Nothingbutnonsense can fight it out for the places.

19:10 Thistledown (USA) (Dirt) 16 Oct 2017

Race 2 - Maiden Special Weight (3YO plus)

Winner $18,900 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

2

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
844632
i
1

Seas Courage 33 

dk g Magna Graduate - Bright Reply (Yonaguska)

5 8-10
Alexis OrtizRobin Schuster
2
234272
i
2

Game Of Dreams 23 

b g American Lion - Beaverhead Rock (Zavata)

3 8-7
Gabriel LagunesIvan Vazquez
3
655225
i
3

Blingin It Back 33 

b g Too Much Bling - E. Judith (E Dubai)

BF
3 8-7
Jaime RodriguezTimothy Hamm
4
884-35
i
4

Unbridled Silk 268 

gr/ g Notional - Silk Fan (Unbridled Energy)

3 8-7
Gerardo CorralesRodney Faulkner
5
0
i
5

Majestic Flame 161 

ch c Majesticperfection - Monarch's Flame (Monarchos)

3 8-7
Ramon RamosRachael Maddox
6
6444
i
6

Kathar 16 

b g Johar - Daylight Katy (Unusual Heat)

3 8-7
Christian PilaresShane Meyers
7
844-355
i
7

Meltdown Max 16 

ch g Magnificent Max - Nuclear Meltdown (Marquetry)

5 8-10
Renzo DiazJohn Brown
8
887
i
8

Dawson's Flight 16 

dk g Harlington - Flying Solo (Exploit)

BF
3 8-7
Marco CcamaqueBrooken Brinsfield
Verdict

KATHAR was noted as putting in his best work in the closing stages when fourth over the extended 5f here last time and could feasibly improve on that placing now stepping up slightly in trip. Blingin It Back and Game Of Dreams complete the shortlist.

19:40 Thistledown (USA) (Dirt) 16 Oct 2017

Race 3 - Maiden Special Weight (2YO only)

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

3

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
85
i
1

High Cupper 16 

dk f Kettle Corn - Everybody Lies (Yes It's True)

BF
2 8-6
Irwin RosendoTimothy Hamm
2
i
2

Mandy's Candy 

b f Kettle Corn - Cats Zip (City Zip)

2 8-6
Chelsey KeiserDeborah Keiser
3
5573
i
3

Marla Dunnit 16 

blk f Midnight Lute - Aspetuck Hill (Milwaukee Brew)

2 8-6
Luis ColonJeffrey Radosevich
4
34962
i
4

Theloveofmunnings 16 

dk f Munnings - Lover (Louis Quatorze)

2 8-6
Rex Iii StokesJennifer Tooley
5
6
i
5

Wide Open 16 

dk f Flat Out - Officially (Officer)

2 8-6
T HoughtonRobert Gorham
6
04
i
6

Even On The Run 16 

gr/ f Even The Score - Sisters Five (Najran)

2 8-6
Hector Jr RosarioJoshua Faulkner
7
i
7

Nancy Marie 

b f Mobil - Pyriteville (Evansville Slew)

2 8-6
Christian PilaresRichard Zielinski
8
908
i
8

Lil Egypt 16 

b f War Chant - Blue As The Nile (Spunky Rascal)

2 8-6
Luis RiveraJeffrey Radosevich
9
374
i
9

Fly Away Flo 34 

ch f Run Away and Hide - Flip Side (Devil His Due)

2 8-6 b1
Luis GonzalezWilliam Cowans
10
32
i
1A

Offlee Silkie 14 

dk f Offlee Wild - My Mckenzie (Dixie Union)

2 8-6
Jaime RodriguezTimothy Hamm
Verdict

THELOVEOFMUNNINGS hinted her turn was fast approaching when second over track and trip latest and is expected to confirm the form with the reopposing third, Marla Dunnit, and find the improvement needed to score. Fly Away Flo is no forlorn hope for a place.

20:10 Thistledown (USA) (Dirt) 16 Oct 2017

Race 4 - Maiden Special Weight (3YO plus)

Winner $14,175 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

4

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
432
i
1

Mama's Hope 16 

b f Majestic Warrior - Squiggle (Pioneering)

3 8-7
Irwin RosendoDavid Wolochuk
2
7873
i
2

Butternut Bloomers 16 

ch f Curlin - Only If Split (One Way Love)

3 8-7
Luis RiveraJeffrey Radosevich
3
896834
i
3

Mizzenmyhoneymoon 16 

gr/ f Mizzen Mast - Honeymoon Girl (Sligo Bay)

3 8-7
Luis GonzalezCandace Diehl
4
4-56644
i
4

Pinchpenny 22 

dk f Super Saver - Dazzler (Vindication)

3 8-7
Jaime RodriguezTimothy Hamm
5
262556
i
5

Carablanca's Dance 16 

dk f Hold Me Back - Dance Awhile (Alleged)

3 8-7
Gerardo CorralesDebbie Chapman
6
9
i
6

Running Cloud 14 

gr/ f Cozar - Richterbelle (Richter Scale)

4 8-10
Hector Jr RosarioMary McKinley
7
542253
i
7

R Laguna Lucky 30 

b f High Cotton - Lucky Alizea (Forestry)

3 8-7
Luis QuinonesGary Johnson
8
9-60
i
8
Red, gold circle, red cap (Haymarket Farm)

Nitta Yuma 3 

b f Quality Road - Launch Site (Relaunch)

Non Runner
Verdict

MAMA'S HOPE kept on powerfully to pick up second over the extended 5f last time and could go one better now stepping up slightly in trip. Butternut Bloomers, third behind the selection latest, can battle it out with Pinchpenny for the minor honours.

20:40 Thistledown (USA) (Dirt) 16 Oct 2017

Race 5 - Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $15,120 - 9 run - Draw Advantage: None

5

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
022137
i
1

Lyons Bay Vista 98 

b f Put It Back - Vista Del Mar (Deputy Minister)

D
3 8-3
Luis QuinonesGary Johnson
2
7-21533
i
2

Moonoverthenile 42 

dk f Pioneerof the Nile - Culpeper Moon (Malibu Moon)

D BF
4 8-6
Irwin RosendoDavid Wolochuk
3
3-33333
i
3

Roan Feathers 25 

gr/ f Wilburn - Jinger Feathers (Fred Astaire)

D BF
4 8-6
Jaime RodriguezKim Puhl
4
14-43
i
4

Algier's Point 15 

ch f Eskendereya - Beautiful Candy (Candy Ride)

3 8-3 (ow1)
Ricardo FelicianoRobert Roe
5
475-641
i
5

Above The Crowd 30 

ch f Discreetly Mine - Tacticmove (Deputy Minister)

D
3 8-5
Hector BerriosJohanna Urieta
6
1-67652
i
6

Mrs. Patrice 42 

b f Maimonides - Patrice Merion (English Channel)

D
3 8-3
Gerardo CorralesOlivo Inirio
7
466608
i
7

Stephanie's Faith 15 

b f Albertus Maximus - Fond (Old Trieste)

D
3 8-3
Christian PilaresTina Casalinova
8
552221
i
8

Cascabria 16 

ch f Discreetly Mine - Cascabella (Afleet Alex)

D
3 8-7
Rex Iii StokesKim Puhl
9
647575
i
1A

Naval Commission 44 

ch f Field Commission - Rivery (Riverman)

3 8-3
T HoughtonGary Johnson
Verdict

MRS. PATRICE rattled the crossbar over track and trip when last sighted and should go close with a repeat of that performance. Moonoverthenile and Cascabria make most appeal of the remainder.

21:10 Thistledown (USA) (Dirt) 16 Oct 2017

Race 6 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $7,497 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

6

5f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
337051
i
1

Jules Of The Nile 22 

b f Yesbyjimminy - Julias Gentle Girl (Werblin)

D
4 8-8
Eder MartinezLawrence Antus
2
547665
i
2

Miss Early Show 20 

dk m Nobiz Like Shobiz - Win Early (Danzatame)

D
6 8-6
Kris FoxHenry Miller
3
432407
i
3
Green, white diamonds (Norman Ashauer)

Canela Caliente 12 

b m Wild Gold - Dominant Desire (Exploit)

D
Non Runner
4
346651
i
4

Invoice Me 33 

dk f Gun Power - Sultry Danse (Sultry Song)

D
4 8-6
T HoughtonRonald Allen
5
885356
i
5

Multiflora 21 

b f Louis Quatorze - With Flora (With Approval)

4 8-6
Alvaro Hernandez LopezRodney Faulkner
6
804195
i
6

Vennilope Pitstop 20 

gr/ f Hansen - Vennila Appeal (Buddha)

D
3 8-3
Hector BerriosRobert Roe
7
175320
i
7

Past Talk 21 

ch f Backtalk - Pasarela (Action This Day)

D
3 8-3
Brian HollingsworthBart Barnes
8
119388
i
8

Ada Lovelace 23 

b f Algorithms - Indian Miss (Indian Charlie)

D
3 8-3 (ow1)
Ricardo FelicianoGrant Forster
9
1-01322
i
9

Secret Militaire 20 

b m Discreet Cat - Grande Armee (Dayjur)

D
5 8-6
Ramon RamosRachael Maddox
Verdict

JULES OF THE NILE battled on well to score over this trip at Presque Isle Downs last time and it would come as no surprise to see her go one better. Invoice Me and Secret Militaire are the pair who could give the selection most to think about.

21:40 Thistledown (USA) (Dirt) 16 Oct 2017

Race 7 - Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $16,065 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

7

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
965611
i
1

Spring City Gal 44 

dk f Temple City - Grabit (Tapit)

D
3 8-2
T HoughtonRobert Gorham
2
555718
i
2

Beautiful Nite Sky 15 

b f Astrology - Bella Silver (Silver Deputy)

3 8-2
Irwin RosendoTina Casalinova
3
625214
i
3

On Her Honor 15 

gr/ f To Honor And Serve - Special Grayce (Smart Strike)

D
3 8-2
Rex Iii StokesKim Puhl
4
2631
i
4

Honor Ride 42 

dk f To Honor And Serve - Tempest Treasure (Dixie Union)

D
3 8-2 (ow2)
Ricardo FelicianoGrant Forster
5
764315
i
5

Tickety Boo 31 

ch f Giant's Causeway - Love Numbers (Unbridled's Song)

D
3 8-2
Agustin BrachoShane Meyers
6
621263
i
6

A Rose For Lizzy 12 

b f Bodemeister - Tejareb (Sadler's Wells)

D
3 8-2
Christian PilaresRichard Zielinski
7
4-56721
i
7

Sincere Devotion 12 

ch f Include - Devoted Gal (Greeley's Galaxy)

3 8-2
Brian HollingsworthRodney Moyers
8
717522
i
8

Red Hot Suzy 49 

dk f Archarcharch - Inavision (Dynaformer)

4 8-6
Edgar PaucarDon Combs
9
552532
i
1A
White, blue ball, blue chevrons on sleeves, white cap (Marion Gorham)

Good Guess 25 

gr/ f Goods - Virginia Inn (Smart Strike)

D
Non Runner
Verdict

SPRING CITY GAL has been rampant over C&D lately and may well be capable of completing a hat-trick. Honor Ride is feared most after winning impressively here in a maiden, while the reliable Red Hot Suzy could similarly take a hand.

22:10 Thistledown (USA) (Dirt) 16 Oct 2017

Race 8 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $6,363 - 9 run - Draw Advantage: None

8

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
176425
i
1

Cho Time 30 

dk g Burning Roma - Cho Chang (Unaccounted For)

D
7 8-6
Ricardo FelicianoBenny Feliciano
2
527214
i
2

Joy Of Baptistry 34 

b g Baptistry - Circus Du Joy (Grand Circus Park)

D
7 8-8
Alvaro Hernandez LopezRichard Rettele
3
344262
i
3

Bosphorus Storm 30 

ch g City Zip - Dame Ursula (Elusive Quality)

D
5 8-6
T HoughtonJevon Crumley
4
266721
i
4

He's Etain 26 

dk g One Way Love - Etain (Tethra)

D
8 8-10
Jaime RodriguezJulie Pappada
5
455316
i
5

Turn Back Time 34 

b g Flatter - Granny Spinster (Distorted Humor)

D
5 8-8
Gerardo CorralesRay Vernino
6
972337
i
6

Boone Station 14 

b g Street Cry - Malibu Mint (Malibu Moon)

D BF
5 8-6 (ow2)
Christian RojasJake Radosevich
7
745597
i
7

Right On Ready 9 

dk g Latent Heat - Pretty Jenny (Pioneering)

D
5 8-6
Alexis OrtizRussell Polichena
8
315352
i
8

Boss Man Bob 14 

dk g Hard Spun - Argentina (Storm Cat)

D BF
5 8-6
Luis RiveraJeffrey Radosevich
9
688571
i
9

Rock N Heart 9 

gr/ g Rockport Harbor - Prohibido Olividar (Mister Jolie)

D
9 8-10
Walter De La CruzNabu Morales
Verdict

He's Etain (first) and Boone Station (third) are closely matched on their course run last time and both should be thereabouts, though narrow preference is for BOSS MAN BOB, who could feasibly strike now dropping back slightly in trip.