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

Race 1 - Claiming (3YO plus)

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

1

5f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
643837
i
1

File For Divorce 15 

ch g Touch Gold - Dancin On Broadway (Menifee)

D
5 8-6
Jaime RodriguezAmber Cobb
2
212814
i
2

Couragous Chris 28 

dk c Flatter - Perpetual Light (Sunny's Halo)

D
4 8-6
Luis ColonAnthony Rini
3
552355
i
3

Mr Pippins 7 

dk g Majesticperfection - Miss Tippins (Squadron Leader)

D
5 8-6
Brian HollingsworthRodney Moyers
4
361256
i
4
Blue, green sash, green sleeves (Thb Racing And Blazing Meadows Farm Llc)

Half Ton Of Fun 20 

dk g Andiron - Good Night Babe (Clash By Night)

D
Non Runner
5
214352
i
5

Astro Jak 15 

dk g Astrology - Jackie's Causeway (Giant's Causeway)

D
3 8-3 (ow1)
Hector BerriosOlivo Inirio
6
9-15531
i
6

Magnum Mills 44 

b g Mercer Mill - Striking Michelle (Light Idea)

D
4 8-6
T HoughtonNabu Morales
7
34-3523
i
7

Couldnt Wait 72 

b g War Image - Tune Lender (Banker's Gold)

D
4 8-6
Ronald Allen JrRonald Allen
8
433331
i
1A

Grandview 16 

b g Mizzen Mast - Hearted (Grand Reward)

D
3 8-5
Walter De La CruzAmber Cobb
Verdict

MAGNUM MILLS did it well here last month and has been found a nice chance to follow up. Astro Jak and Couragous Chris rate as the chief threats.

19:10 Thistledown (USA) (Dirt) 18 Oct 2017

Race 2 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $9,450 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

2

5f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

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

Angel Gas 12 

dk f Mobil - Foxy Frauline (Mancini)

3 8-6
Chelsey KeiserDeborah Keiser
2
455634
i
2

Brooklynns Pride 12 

b f Camp Izard - Bargain Shopper (Tricon)

4 8-10
Marco CcamaqueDaniel Thompson
3
i
3

Our Mums R Angels 

dk f Forward Wisconsin - Bedouin (Essence Of Dubai)

3 8-6
Brian HollingsworthJake Radosevich
4
866
i
4

Miss Redwood Rose 11 

b f Lunarpal - Darby's Price (Repriced)

4 8-10
Alvaro Hernandez LopezBrad Sparks
5
i
5
Black, Black Cap (Rachael Maddox)

Balladross 

ch f Drosselmeyer - Lady Lucinda (Adcat)

Non Runner
6
736527
i
6

Aim For Glory 4 

ch m Primary Suspect - Cookie's Gold (Formal Gold)

5 8-10
Walter De La CruzLori Yoder
7
206644
i
7

Dust Off 11 

b f Baronial - Chicks Are Better (Gold Token)

3 8-6
Luis GonzalezBrad Sparks
8
232222
i
8

Divine Appointment 24 

b f Divine Park - Personally Yours (Harlan's Holiday)

3 8-6
Jaime RodriguezTimothy Hamm
Verdict

ANGEL GAS created an impression when third on debut 12 days ago and that could have put her spot on for this. Aim For Glory and Divine Appointment are other names to note.

19:40 Thistledown (USA) (Dirt) 18 Oct 2017

Race 3 - Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $16,065 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

3

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
135212
i
1

Frontliner 21 

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

D
3 8-2
Luis QuinonesGary Johnson
2
523412
i
2
White (Brett Santangelo)

Caldera 44 

b h Arch - The Legend Grows (Siphon)

D
Non Runner
3
332321
i
3

Another Source 22 

b c Divine Park - Source Of Humor (Distorted Humor)

D
3 8-4
Luis ColonAnthony Rini
4
768154
i
4

Hardly Home 21 

dk g Hard Spun - Home Rule (Empire Maker)

D
4 8-6
Noel VigilJohn Brown
5
223124
i
5

Handy Candy 27 

dk g Candy Ride - Hand Crafted (Mineshaft)

D
5 8-6
Rex Iii StokesBrett Santangelo
6
414657
i
6

More Than Good 39 

gr/ g Macho Uno - My Mancita (Mr. Greeley)

D
3 8-2
Jane MagrellCharlie Williams
7
652114
i
7

Hardly A Secret 26 

dk g Creative Cause - Cliff's Secret (The Cliff's Edge)

D
3 8-2 (ow2)
Ricardo FelicianoGrant Forster
Verdict

FRONTLINER remains in good form and has a couple of these held on early season form. The likes of Caldera and Hardly A Secret are expected to be involved at the finish.

20:10 Thistledown (USA) (Dirt) 18 Oct 2017

Race 4 - Maiden Special Weight (2YO only)

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

4

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
433
i
1

Fusaichi's Wind 15 

dk g Fusaichi Pegasus - In Case of Wind (In Case)

2 8-6
Rex Iii StokesAnthony Rini
2
06
i
2

El Chiflado 14 

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

2 8-6
Alvaro Hernandez LopezPablo Torres
3
56
i
3

Deer Creek Road 12 

ch g General Quarters - Golden Corona (Gulch)

2 8-6 (ow1)
Yuri YarangaIvan Vazquez
4
6
i
4

Chillicothe 39 

dk c Kettle Corn - Scioto Bootski (Storm Boot)

2 8-6
Hector Jr RosarioIvan Vazquez
5
i
5

Don't Text N Drive 

dk g Stephen Got Even - Gaspar Lady (Smart Strike)

2 8-6
Hector BerriosMike Rone
6
33
i
6

Often Enough 46 

dk g Offlee Wild - My Stray Cat (Chimes Band)

2 8-6
T HoughtonRobert Gorham
7
768
i
7

Buckeye Boy 15 

dk g David Copperfield - Le Bee (Bernstein)

2 8-6 (ow3)
Juan VelezJoshua Faulkner
8
45
i
8

Captain Riley 15 

ch c Talent Search - Frozen Dinner (Formal Dinner)

2 8-6
Irwin RosendoTimothy Hamm
9
i
9

Kettle Chrome 

ch g Kettle Corn - Jay Bird Street (Honey Jay)

2 8-6
Eder MartinezRobin Schuster
10
55632
i
1A

Capt Billy Bud 15 

ch g Stay Thirsty - Flirting (Pleasant Colony)

2 8-6
Luis ColonJeffrey Radosevich
Verdict

FUSAICHI'S WIND looks to be slowly getting the hang of things and could have too much pace for the likes of Often Enough and Captain Riley.

20:40 Thistledown (USA) (Dirt) 18 Oct 2017

Race 5 - Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $20,034 - 9 run - Draw Advantage: None

5

5f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

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

Mystic Bridge 25 

dk f Magna Graduate - Bimini Knot (Dynaformer)

D
3 8-5
T HoughtonMichael Maker
2
232153
i
2

Seeking A Trainer 25 

dk f Much The Best - Seeking Trouble (Seeking a Home)

D
3 8-3 (ow2)
Irwin RosendoRodney Faulkner
3
689177
i
3

Edge Of Honor 14 

dk f The Cliff's Edge - Witness The Queen (Defense Witness)

D
3 8-3 (ow3)
Alvaro Hernandez LopezMary Hurley
4
7983-45
i
4

Classical Music 25 

ch f Albertus Maximus - Music Miss (Prospector's Music)

3 8-3 (ow3)
Christian PilaresRichard Zielinski
5
566214
i
5

Radiant Bling 25 

gr/ f Too Much Bling - Radiant Sky (Leroidesanimaux)

D
3 8-5
Jaime RodriguezTimothy Hamm
6
2-13807
i
6

Tiz A Charm 165 

b f Colonel John - Moon Charmer (Indian Charlie)

D
3 8-3 (ow3)
Eder MartinezRobert Gorham
7
478931
i
7

Class Distinction 21 

dk f Magna Graduate - Money Card (Left Banker)

D
3 8-7
Hector Jr RosarioRobin Schuster
8
219-885
i
8

Added Unto You 33 

ch f Albertus Maximus - Added Asset (Lord At War)

D
4 8-6 (ow2)
Rodrigo VergaraRobert Cline
9
351516
i
9

Tenacious Trudy 25 

b m Yes It's True - Aly's Sweet Sheba (Twining)

D
5 8-6
Luis QuinonesGary Johnson
Verdict

RADIANT BLING had her excuses in this grade last time and is worth another chance. Class Distinction and Tenacious Trudy look to be the chief threats.

21:10 Thistledown (USA) (Dirt) 18 Oct 2017

Race 6 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $5,985 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

6

5f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
366640
i
1

Sonic Echo 14 

ch m Thunder Gulch - Unbridled Echo (Unbridled's Song)

5 8-10
Juan VelezRachael Maddox
2
0-788
i
2

Charlotte's Angel 14 

dk f Baptistry - Angel Soup (Alphabet Soup)

3 8-7
Alvaro Hernandez LopezRichard Rettele
3
5
i
3

Egyptian Sage 13 

b f Elusive Quality - Lucifer's Stone (Horse Chestnut)

4 8-10
Marco CcamaqueDaniel Thompson
4
800
i
4

Midnight Passion 18 

dk f Haynesfield - Luminosity (Honor Grades)

3 8-7 (ow4)
Joe MusarroJohn Brown
5
858808
i
5

La Leoncita 18 

b f American Lion - Petite Bear (Officer)

3 8-7
Ricardo MejiasRay Vernino
6
4
i
6

Cant Stop Blushing 14 

b f Sardegna - Blushing Bavarian (Hazaam)

4 8-10
Irwin RosendoRodney Faulkner
7
78
i
7
Purple and gold diagonal quarters, purple sleeves (Susan King)

Ruth's Lotus 244 

dk f City Zip - Ruth And Neva (Cherokee Run)

Non Runner
8
426557
i
8

Joyous Evelyn 7 

ch f Kitten's Joy - Palooza (Hennessy)

4 8-10
Brian HollingsworthRodney Moyers
9
6587
i
9
Gold, purple sash, purple cuff on sleeves (Barbie John Stable)

Dance With Barnie 24 

ch f Big Bad Barnie - Summer Dance (Sword Dance)

Non Runner
10
590
i
10

Miss Dancemaster 14 

ch f Dance Master - Sefas Moneymaker (Talk Is Money)

4 8-10
Noel VigilJohn Brown
Verdict

CANT STOP BLUSHING was not beaten far in a similar event to this on her debut recently and she looks sure to improve for that experience. Dance With Barnie and Ruth's Lotus can fight it out for the places.

21:40 Thistledown (USA) (Dirt) 18 Oct 2017

Race 7 - Maiden Special Weight (3YO plus)

Winner $14,175 - 12 run - Draw Advantage: None

7

6f

Fast (Dirt)

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

Zoneman 

dk g City Weekend - Opal Haze (With Approval)

3 8-7
Irwin RosendoRodney Faulkner
2
643644
i
2

Higuey 71 

b c Haynesfield - Silky Noon (Aptitude)

3 8-7
Eder MartinezOlivo Inirio
3
23
i
3

Hurricane Indy 37 

dk g Zanjero - Hurricane Isabel (Unbridled Jet)

BF
5 8-10
Angel StanleyWayne Bearden
4
224857
i
4

King's Reckoning 145 

dk g Dialed In - Zephyr Ice (Military)

BF
3 8-7
Jaime RodriguezKim Puhl
5
557733
i
5

El Banilejo 15 

dk g Successful Appeal - Thin Air (Mt. Livermore)

3 8-7
Hector BerriosPablo Torres
6
7
i
6

Never Late 16 

dk g Speed Ring - Princess Sardegna (Sardegna)

4 8-10
Noel VigilRodney Faulkner
7
535343
i
7

Kinda Chaotic 9 

gr/ g Mizzen Mast - Ever Adored (Forest Wildcat)

3 8-7
Brian HollingsworthRodney Moyers
8
193-
i
8

Franco (SAF)  88 

b g Antonius Pius - Space Odyssey (JET MASTER)

3 8-7
Luis GonzalezCraig Sweeting
9
242282
i
9

Twickenham 16 

dk g Girolamo - Frances G (Officer)

BF
3 8-7
T HoughtonDonald Radcliff
10
433522
i
10

Humble Hansen 21 

gr/ g Hansen - Faraway Legend (Mr. Greeley)

3 8-7
Christian PilaresRichard Zielinski
11
942645
i
11

Steel City Gold 15 

b g Touch Gold - Early Class (Royal Academy)

BF
6 8-10
Ricardo MejiasRay Vernino
12
474522
i
12

Little Tricks 15 

b g Street Magician - Trophy Pride (Lion Cavern)

3 8-7
Luis QuinonesCharlie Williams
Verdict

HUMBLE HANSEN has been much improved when knocking on the door the last few times and he is backed to get the better of Little Tricks, who comes here with similar claims. Twickenham is another to consider if turning up at his very best.

22:10 Thistledown (USA) (Dirt) 18 Oct 2017

Race 8 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $5,985 - 12 run - Draw Advantage: None

8

5f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
265235
i
1

Big Red Brown 30 

b g Big Brown - Ile St Jaycee (Ile St. Louis)

D
5 8-10
Coby BourqueBart Barnes
2
624734
i
2

Bold Senator 13 

dk g Catienus - Love Strikes (Smart Strike)

6 8-10
Rex Iii StokesAmber Cobb
3
522532
i
3

Infinitys Moon 15 

b g Malibu Moon - Sweet And Savory (Storm Cat)

D
5 8-10
Jaime RodriguezKim Puhl
4
8-65503
i
4

A Nice Rendition 13 

b g Keyed Entry - Melody of Colors (Concorde's Tune)

D
7 8-10
Renzo DiazDavid St
5
765222
i
5

M G Junior 15 

b g Alajwad - Love Attraction (Kissin Kris)

D
6 8-10
Christian PilaresJose Atala
6
4-99035
i
6

Even Echo 15 

dk g Street Hero - Reba Got Even (Stephen Got Even)

6 8-10
Noel VigilBrad Sparks
7
632324
i
7

The Fazz Man 16 

dk c Lite The Fuse - Wickedly Clever (Clever Trick)

D
6 8-10
Walter De La CruzJake Radosevich
8
570854
i
8

Max's Defence 18 

dk g First Defence - Stormin Cat (Storm Cat)

6 8-10
Kerry BryanTimothy Maxey
9
992227
i
9

Red Abyss 30 

b g Mister Phone - Abyss (Ocean Crest)

D
6 8-10
Juan VelezRachael Maddox
10
345704
i
10

Penalty Kill 30 

b g Peaks and Valleys - Mon Ami Amy (Roy)

D
5 8-10
Brian HollingsworthRodney Moyers
11
5-97265
i
11

Team Six 15 

dk h Lion Heart - Most Beautiful (More Than Ready)

D
8 8-10
Alvaro Hernandez LopezNabu Morales
12
214-233
i
12

Duty Calls 30 

ch g Service Stripe - Fab Le'femme (Boone's Mill)

D
9 8-10
T HoughtonRobert Gorham
Verdict

M G JUNIOR has been knocking on the door of late and is backed to land a deserved victory here. A Nice Rendition hinted to being back to near his best last time and is considered, while Big Red Brown can't be dismissed at an each-way price.