18:40 Thistledown (USA) (Dirt) 18 Jun 2018

Race 1 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $6,489 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

1

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
483165
i
1

Just Ace 28 

dk g Crafty Friend - Sights In The Citi (Citidancer)

D
7 8-8
Luis QuinonesJohn Brown
2
14903-8
i
2

Silver Crusader 16 

gr/ g Graeme Hall - Sister Soup (Alphabet Soup)

D
7 8-6
Christian PilaresGerald Chatterton
3
25-8963
i
3

Grace's Bandit 14 

dk g Time Bandit - By Grace (Storm Boot)

8 8-6
Luis RiveraJeffrey Radosevich
4
656464
i
4

Indiana Cowboy 14 

ch g Cowboy Cal - Fleet Ballado (Saint Ballado)

D
5 8-6
Luis GonzalezCarlos Inirio
5
655781
i
5

Bayshore Boy 19 

dk g Cool Coal Man - La Raine of Terror (Gen Stormin'norman)

D
5 8-10
Hector BerriosAlan Zabiegala
6
531675-
i
6

Turn Back Time 237 

b g Flatter - Granny Spinster (Distorted Humor)

D
6 8-6
Renzo DiazRay Vernino
Verdict

GRACE'S BANDIT is expected to step up on his last effort here now cutting back from 1m. Recent C&D winner Bayshore Boy and Just Ace can scrap it out for the silver medal.

19:10 Thistledown (USA) (Dirt) 18 Jun 2018

Race 2 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $6,489 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

2

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
253413
i
1

Rapid Rouge 28 

ch h Petionville - Last Rendezvous (Bates Motel)

D
7 8-8
Christian PilaresDaniel Brafford
2
431695-
i
2

Secret Invasion 174 

dk g Smart Strike - Secret Asset (Awesome Again)

D
6 8-6 (ow3)
Juan VelezJohn Brown
3
4844-76
i
3

Joy Of Baptistry 14 

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

D
8 8-6
T HoughtonRichard Rettele
4
346443
i
4

Sandcat 14 

dk g D'Wildcat - Sanibel (Ecton Park)

D
7 8-6
Luis GonzalezCraig Sweeting
5
722562
i
5

Forever Krz 14 

dk g Philanthropist - Krz Ldy (Regal Intention)

D
5 8-6 (ow2)
Marco CcamaqueRodney Faulkner
6
761215-
i
6

American Buffalo 238 

dk g Chapel Royal - Tuesday Prayer (Holy Bull)

D
9 8-6
Gerardo CorralesDebbie Chapman
7
54333-7
i
7

Handsup Moneydown 140 

dk g Sharp Humor - Fit to Scout (Fit To Fight)

D
9 8-6
Walter De La CruzJose Bracho
Verdict

FOREVER KRZ had Sandcat back in third when landing the silver medal over C&D and can confirm the form with that rival and find the improvement needed to score. Handsup Moneydown has place claims now cutting back in trip.

19:40 Thistledown (USA) (Dirt) 18 Jun 2018

Race 3 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $6,678 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

3

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
6
i
1

Esthers Glory 16 

dk f Baptistry - Circus Du Joy (Grand Circus Park)

4 8-10
T HoughtonRichard Rettele
2
328553
i
2

Suspicion 27 

dk f Overdriven - East Lake Classic (Orientate)

4 8-10
Luis QuinonesGary Johnson
3
424854
i
3

Surely Dimple 9 

b f Colonel John - Miss Mesa (Sky Mesa)

4 8-10
Marco CcamaqueDaniel Thompson
4
53235-3
i
4

Grab The Loot 16 

b f Gun Power - Valley Loot (Demaloot Demashoot)

4 8-10
Alexis OrtizJose Romero
5
46-22
i
5

Dolce Tempesta 16 

dk f Stormy Jack - Seattle Sweet (Houston)

BF
4 8-10
Kevin RadkeAnthony Rini
6
i
6
Blue, light blue sleeves (Carol Rettele)

Place Your Bett 

dk f Baptistry - Skirt in the Wind (Northern Park)

Non Runner
7
5566-47
i
7

Carablanca's Dance 12 

dk f Hold Me Back - Dance Awhile (Alleged)

4 8-10
Gerardo CorralesDebbie Chapman
8
374457-
i
8

Shari's Time 188 

dk f Big Drama - Lil's Time (Gilded Time)

4 8-10
Luis RiveraHeather Marino
Verdict

DOLCE TEMPESTA has been knocking hard on the door and wouldn't be winning out of turn if striking at the fifth attempt. Grab The Loot and Suspicion both have place possibilities.

20:10 Thistledown (USA) (Dirt) 18 Jun 2018

Race 4 - Maiden Special Weight (3YO only)

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

4

5f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
5458-3
i
1

Dorothys Boy 28 

ch g Drosselmeyer - Dorothy's Misile (Gulch It)

3 8-7
T HoughtonRobert Gorham
2
487435
i
2

Las Ana 7 

dk g Data Link - Archetype (Arch)

3 8-7
Walter De La CruzOlivo Inirio
3
i
3

Tancahua 

dk c Tale of Ekati - Brigitta (Lake William)

3 8-7
Rex Iii StokesJ Baird
4
i
4

Peanuts Perfection 

b c Majesticperfection - Jossy Do It (Proud Accolade)

3 8-7
Kevin RadkeDavid Wolochuk
5
772-6
i
5

My Jersey Mistake 23 

ch g Jersey Town - Summer Event (Event of the Year)

3 8-7
Luis RiveraJake Radosevich
6
3
i
6

Cloud Study 77 

b g Get Stormy - I Match Too (Matchlite)

3 8-7
Christian PilaresRobert Gorham
7
653574
i
7

He's Out Of Queens 6 

b g Brahms - Clearly A Smarty (Smarty Jones)

3 8-7 (ow2)
Juan VelezJohn Brown
Verdict

DOROTHYS BOY hinted his turn was approaching when third here latest and is considered the most likely winner. Cloud Study and My Jersey Mistake cannot be left out of calculations.

20:40 Thistledown (USA) (Dirt) 18 Jun 2018

Race 5 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $8,568 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

5

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
130-962
i
1

Ibelieveinmiracles 22 

b m Dunkirk - Mystical Morning (Outflanker)

D
5 8-6
Gerardo CorralesRobert Gorham
2
23-4863
i
2

Beautiful Nite Sky 12 

b f Astrology - Bella Silver (Silver Deputy)

D
4 8-6
Christian PilaresTina Casalinova
3
73114-2
i
3

Enchanted 26 

ch m Philanthropist - Charming Story (Pine Bluff)

5 8-6
Ricardo MejiasJr Odin Londono,
4
4251-24
i
4

Catchumdenae 21 

b m Mass Media - Pearl Esque (Peace Rules)

D
5 8-6
Kevin RadkeGary Johnson
5
517143
i
5

Bunny Boss 16 

b f Street Boss - Thebignbadestbunny (Smart Strike)

D
3 8-3
Walter De La CruzJose Bracho
6
214611
i
6
Lime green, blue hoops on sleeves, blue cap (Loooch Racing Stables, Inc)

Starship Zodiac 16 

dk f Justin Phillip - Prayfromthewordgo (Songandaprayer)

D
Non Runner
7
21877-5
i
7

Blonde In The City 30 

ch m City Zip - Enlightening (Cozzene)

D
6 8-6
Hector BerriosValerie Shanyfelt
8
41-2254
i
1A

Roam N' Dance 14 

gr/ f Roman Ruler - Radon Dancer (Robyn Dancer)

D
4 8-6
T HoughtonRobert Gorham
Verdict

STARSHIP ZODIAC has been in fine form having won her last two outings and she can get the better of stable companions Roam N' Dance and Ibelieveinmiracles.

21:10 Thistledown (USA) (Dirt) 18 Jun 2018

Race 6 - Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $20,223 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

6

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
2/5776-6
i
1
Yellow, Black Stars on Sleeves (Michael Friedman)

Upper Arlington 48 

dk g Cowboy Cal - Torrent of Song (Torrential)

D
Non Runner
2
60527-8
i
2

Doctoriat 13 

b g Nobiz Like Shobiz - Victory Afleet (Northern Afleet)

D
7 8-10
Diego GomezCharlie Williams
3
513587-
i
3

Star Mabee 237 

dk m Mr. Mabee - Stardimm (Mutakddim)

D
5 8-5
Rex Iii StokesRobin Schuster
4
4341-65
i
4

Gone Too Soon 138 

b g Belong To Me - She's Simply Sweet (Mazel Trick)

D
6 8-10
Juan VelezRobert Guciardo
5
966644
i
5

Boot Legger 18 

b g Afleet Express - Brouhaha (Mecke)

D
6 8-10
Ricardo MejiasJr Odin Londono,
6
13-6732
i
6
Yellow, green sleeves (Miguel Feliciano)

Master Mick 12 

dk g Two Step Salsa - Master's Megan (Formal Dinner)

D
Non Runner
7
317542-
i
7

Daggers Duel 212 

b g Lunarpal - Dubaian Duel (Daggers Drawn)

D
5 8-10
Irwin RosendoShane Meyers
8
5115-43
i
1A

Hijo De Sheltowee 35 

dk g Devil His Due - Miss Sheltowee (Najran)

D
6 8-10
Walter De La CruzJose Bracho
9
4-52433
i
2B

Classic Mo 20 

dk g Girolamo - Park View (Quiet American)

D
4 8-10
Gerardo CorralesCharlie Williams
Verdict

HIJO DE SHELTOWEE has been running well in similar contests of late and he can get back to winning ways at the expense of Classic Mo and Gone Too Soon.

21:40 Thistledown (USA) (Dirt) 18 Jun 2018

Race 7 - Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $15,120 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

7

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
457369-
i
1
Blue, white stars on red sleeves (Paul Groves)

Big Bad Kitty 238 

b g Eye Of The Leopard - Jessamy Lane (Hennessy)

D
Non Runner
2
417634
i
2
Teal, white circled 'db', black sleeves (Danny Bird)

Grizzly 12 

gr/ c Paddy O'prado - Moonshine Bertie (Malibu Moon)

D
Non Runner
3
5-96944
i
3

Big Exchange 21 

dk g Exchange Rate - Clandestine (Grand Slam)

D BF
4 8-6
Jarred JournetKim Puhl
4
31811-5
i
4

Origami Downtown 21 

dk g Temple City - Miss Sheltowee (Najran)

D
5 8-6
Rex Iii StokesKenneth Marshall
5
8-35531
i
5

B Dubya 28 

dk g Congrats - Kokadrie (Coronado's Quest)

3 8-2
Kevin RadkeKim Puhl
6
87-17
i
6

Strategic Ekati 21 

b g Tale of Ekati - Strategy (A.P. Indy)

D
3 8-4
Ricardo FelicianoAnthony Rini
7
868357
i
7

Spanish Armada 21 

dk g War Front - Sister Marilyn (Saint Ballado)

D
6 8-6
Gerardo CorralesJohn Brown
8
416752
i
8

Johnny Action 21 

dk c Street Sense - P. S. U. Grad (Harlan's Holiday)

D
3 8-2
Noel VigilRichard Zielinski
Verdict

B DUBYA certainly showed no signs of stopping over 6f here latest and he gets the vote to follow up. Johnny Action rates the biggest threat following his track-and-trip second, while Origami Downtown is entitled to improve for his comeback fifth in the same event.

22:10 Thistledown (USA) (Dirt) 18 Jun 2018

Race 8 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $6,489 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

8

5f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
333211
i
1
Orange, white diamond, white chevron on sleeves (Kopas, Jr , Andrew And Chatterton, Gerald)

Northern Track 16 

ch g Mast Track - One Flying Trend (Northern Trend)

D
Non Runner
2
37-5521
i
2

Equity 30 

dk g High Cotton - Deposit Only (Put It Back)

D
4 8-8
Samuel BurgosJames McDonald
3
623167
i
3

Athletic Temper 28 

b c Smart Strike - Quiet Temper (Quiet American)

D
4 8-6
Rex Iii StokesGuy Tauzin
4
8-46277
i
4

Hooroo 44 

dk g Sing Baby Sing - Hollye Lynne (Uncle Abbie)

D
4 8-6
Agustin BrachoRodney Moyers
5
6220-75
i
5

Bantry Boy 14 

b g Baptistry - Taurus Gift (Monetary Gift)

5 8-6
T HoughtonRichard Rettele
6
769222
i
6

Calisi's Warrior 14 

dk g A. P. Warrior - Calisi (Cryptoclearance)

D BF
4 8-6
Kevin RadkeGary Johnson
7
8-49353
i
7

R R Red 14 

b c Maimonides - Peek (Successful Appeal)

D
4 8-6
Diego GomezCarlos Inirio
8
441-822
i
8

Intelligent Flash 91 

b g Flashstorm - You Know It's True (Yes It's True)

D
5 8-6
Noel VigilCandace Huffman
9
72-3937
i
9

Tranquil Warrior 14 

dk g Gottcha Gold - Our First Dance (Pine Bluff)

8 8-6
Juan VelezRay Vernino
Verdict

NORTHERN TRACK has impressively notched up a double and he might be able to strike again whilst the iron is hot. There are plenty of dangers, however, with Intelligent Flash, Calisi's Warrior and Equity topping the list.