18:40 Thistledown (USA) (Dirt) 26 Sep 2018

Race 1 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $12,537 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

1

5f 110y

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
113468
i
1
Orange, white sleeves with orange and green stripe, green shamrock on back (Irish Charm Thoroughbreds Llc)

Byers Beware 15 

b g Alcindor - Liberada (Spend A Buck)

D
Non Runner
2
132154
i
2
Turquoise, pink cap (Keys To Riches Stable)

Pure Gold Liner 37 

b g Purim - Cruise Liner (Salt Lake)

D BF
6 8-6
Ricardo FelicianoShane Meyers
3
212143
i
3
Yellow and purple halved, black horse (Holly Delaney)

Farmer Steve 37 

dk g Stephen Got Even - Laura Lynn (Captain Bodgit)

D
7 8-6
Edgar PaucarRichard Zielinski
4
4756-71
i
4
Red with black diamonds on sleeves, diamond back on back (Jerry Laria)

Bootsonthebeach 39 

ch g Cowboy Cal - Myrtle Beach (Kingmambo)

D
6 8-6
Luis QuinonesGary Johnson
5
521-174
i
5
White (Charles Golden)

License To Bling 37 

b g Too Much Bling - Awesome Eve (Awesome Again)

D
9 8-6
Keivan SerranoJohn Brown
6
285162
i
6
White, red diamond, black stripes on sleeves (Allen, Lowell F And Bourke, W John)

Ridge Defense 57 

b g Cactus Ridge - Check the Math (Unaccounted For)

D
7 8-6
Christian PilaresW Bourke
Verdict

BOOTSONTHEBEACH was much improved last time when getting his head in front and can follow up here, possibly at the main expense of the consistent Farmer Steve. Ridge Defence knocked on the door latest and is another to note.

19:10 Thistledown (USA) (Dirt) 26 Sep 2018

Race 2 - Maiden Special Weight (3YO plus)

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

2

6f

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In - Result Stands
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
246253
i
1
Royal blue, white circle 'w', white stripes on sleeves (Charlie J Williams Llc)

Not A Flirt 18 

ch f Get Stormy - Roo Roo (Meadowlake)

3 8-7
Diego GomezCharlie Williams
2
56-3224
i
2
Purple, yellow spot, black bars on white sleeves (Mast Thoroughbreds LLC)

Wide Open 23 

dk f Flat Out - Officially (Officer)

BF
3 8-7
Christian PilaresRobert Gorham
3
6473
i
3
Blue (Dave Casalinova)

Rollin Chuly 23 

ch f Mercer Mill - My Chuly (Thunder Gulch)

3 8-7
Luis GonzalezTina Casalinova
4
438542
i
4
Blue, maroon yoke, blue diamonds on maroon sleeves (Fairweather Farm Llc)

Shack's Harem 18 

ch f Shackleford - Holy Harem (Holy Bull)

4 8-10
Gerardo CorralesJose Atala
5
i
5
Green (Ball, Darla M And Beaber, Jeri A)

Pat's Will 

ch f Wilburn - Sweet Talkin Money (Talk Is Money)

4 8-10 b1
Jarred JournetDaniel Brafford
6
6
i
6
Black, red diamond belt, red stripe on black sleeves (Harold Brown)

Bold Amazon 15 

b f Bold Warrior - Smokin Ban (Smoke Glacken)

4 8-10
Renzo DiazRachael Maddox
7
232436
i
7
Royal blue, white circle 'w', white stripes on sleeves (Charlie J Williams Llc)

The Lady Factor 114 

gr/ f The Factor - Impatient Lady (Pleasant Tap)

3 8-7
T HoughtonCharlie Williams
Verdict

SHACK'S HAREM was one place ahead of Not A Flirt when second last time and can confirm form here on the way to landing the gold medal. Wide Open is also respected.

19:40 Thistledown (USA) (Dirt) 26 Sep 2018

Race 3 - Allowance (3YO plus)

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

3

6f

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In - Result Stands
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
1847
i
1
White (Charles Golden)

Miss Lucky Lionel 14 

ch m Lucky Lionel - Au Currant (Point Given)

D
5 8-6 (ow2) b1
Keivan SerranoJohn Brown
2
433133
i
2
Black, pink and black striped sleeves (Thestral Stables Llc And Dacosta, Jason)

Protostar 14 

b f Prospective - Annies Fuse (Lite The Fuse)

D
3 8-5
Walter De La CruzJason Dacosta
3
659222
i
3
Red, white ball, white sleeves (Nestor Rivera)

Federica 21 

ch f United States - Charmed (Hear No Evil)

D BF
4 8-6
Luis GonzalezNestor Rivera
4
381764
i
4
Purple, white ball (Kristina Tumblin)

Miss Marisol 14 

dk f Poseidon's Warrior - Desirable (Johannesburg)

D
3 8-3
Brian HollingsworthAndrew Tumblin
5
6-33661
i
5
Red, silver star, silver armlets on black sleeves (Southeastern Arena Llc)

Sunset Paula Jo 25 

b f First Dude - Long Legged Girl (Wekiva Springs)

D
3 8-7
Edgar PaucarRobert Cline
6
731522
i
6
Blue, fluorescent orange circle and 'da' (Drawing Away Stable)

Flying Emerald 4 

dk f Two Step Salsa - Green Glory (Omega Code)

D
Non Runner
7
6741
i
7
Green, with copper belt (Sheltowee Farm And Zielinski, Richard)

Sheltowee's Gal 23 

b f Paynter - Miss Sheltowee (Najran)

D
3 8-7
Jane MagrellRichard Zielinski
Verdict

SUNSET PAULA JO impressed when making all last time and can get the better of fellow recent winner Sheltowee's Gal. Frequent frame hitter Federica is another for the shortlist.

20:10 Thistledown (USA) (Dirt) 26 Sep 2018

Race 4 - Starter Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $12,096 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

4

6f

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
424133
i
1
Yellow, Black Stars on Sleeves (Michael Friedman)

Roam N' Dance 29 

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

D
4 8-6
Hector Jr RosarioNabu Morales
2
885216
i
2
Blue, silver ball, silver diamonds on sleeves (Antonio Flores)

Put Up With It 4 

ch m Put It Back - Her Temptation (High Yield)

D
5 8-8
Walter De La CruzJames McDonald
3
746313
i
3
Yellow, white diamond, black diamonds on sleeves (Richie Rich Racing Stable)

Christmas Dinner 14 

b f Wildcat Heir - Christmas Lights (Citidancer)

D
4 8-6
Gerardo CorralesJr Odin Londono,
4
331654
i
4
Purple, black horse, turquoise armlet (Siesta Thoroughbred Racing And Zielinski, Richard)

Tango Lima 51 

b m Artie Schiller - Deli Lama (Langfuhr)

D
5 8-6
Christian PilaresRichard Zielinski
5
231151
i
5
Pink, blue 'v' (Danielle Agnello)

Fionetta 14 

dk m Silver Train - Victory Rhythm (Victory Gallop)

D
7 8-8
Luis RiveraRobert Fiesman
6
212535
i
6
Red, white dots (Theresia Mahan)

Backsplash 22 

ch m Backtalk - Pasarela (Action This Day)

5 8-6
Luis GonzalezJoseph Mahan
7
32-1244
i
7
Purple, yellow spot, black bars on white sleeves (Mast Thoroughbreds LLC)

Pink Pajamas 51 

gr/ m Equality - Chantilly's Friend (Crafty Friend)

D
5 8-6
T HoughtonRobert Gorham
Verdict

FIONETTA has won three of her last four and is hard to oppose. Christmas Dinner was third behind the selection last time and is respected, with Roam N' Dance and Pink Pajamas others to note.

20:40 Thistledown (USA) (Dirt) 26 Sep 2018

Race 5 - Maiden Special Weight (3YO plus)

Winner $18,900 - 9 run - Draw Advantage: None

5

6f

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
4
i
1
Yellow (Sherri Rose)

Millie Murphy 15 

dk f Mercer Mill - Erin Murphy (Blair's Cove)

3 8-7 (ow1)
Keivan SerranoKevin Monday
2
75
i
2
Blue, white panel (Mary Hurley)

Pistol Packin Bos 36 

dk f Mobil - Missy Bos (Political Folly)

3 8-7
Walter De La CruzMary Hurley
3
6
i
3
Red, grey maple leaf, grey hoops on sleeves (Lori Yoder)

Higher Hope 144 

dk f Professor Fate - Satira (Halo's Image)

4 8-10
Brian HollingsworthLori Yoder
4
664535
i
4
Burgundy, black horse (Rodney Moyers)

Angel Gas 15 

dk f Mobil - Foxy Frauline (Mancini)

4 8-10
Eder MartinezRodney Moyers
5
832
i
5
Black and silver halves, silver bars on black sleeves (Michael McQuade)

Goodfriday Morning 36 

b f Mercer Mill - Going For More (Slew City Slew)

3 8-7
T HoughtonRichard Rettele
6
i
6
Black, white diamond frame, red bars on sleeves, black cap (L J Racing Stable)

She'sallright 

b f Western Pride - Halls Road (Speightstown)

3 8-7
Diego GomezHerbert Williams
7
i
7
White, red bars on sleeves (Lucas, Robert A And Graver, John F)

Star Of Pride 

dk f Western Pride - P R Star (Lac Ouimet)

3 8-7
Hector BerriosValerie Shanyfelt
8
546582
i
8
Pink, Purple Horse (Nancy Davison)

Way Back When 15 

b f Baronial - Ramona Girl (Kris S.)

3 8-7
Jane MagrellRichard Genovese
9
877-493
i
9
Lime, lime cap (Daniel Myers)

Circle Will Run 15 

dk f Kentucky Dane - Circle The Globe (Circus Surprise)

3 8-7
Ricardo FelicianoDaniel Myers
Verdict

SHE'SALLRIGHT has been showing good promise in her homework and can hopefully translate that on her racecourse debut. Goodfriday Morning and Pistol Packin Bos both warrant consideration on their recent form.

21:10 Thistledown (USA) (Dirt) 26 Sep 2018

Race 6 - Allowance Optional Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $22,491 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

6

1m

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
132152
i
1
Orange, white sleeves with orange and green stripe, green shamrock on back (Irish Charm Thoroughbreds Llc)

Rollin Way Over 15 

ch g Run Away and Hide - Flight Eleven (Midas Eyes)

D
5 8-6
Walter De La CruzGary Johnson
2
162-143
i
2
Yellow, blue star, blue diamonds on sleeves, yellow cap (Kendall Hansen)

Hansenation 44 

gr/ c Hansen - Reversed On Appeal (Successful Appeal)

D BF
4 8-6
Luis QuinonesMichael Maker
3
624144
i
3
Purple, yellow spot, black bars on white sleeves (Mast Thoroughbreds LLC)

Visual Mission 44 

dk g Colonel John - Visual Arrest (Pollard's Vision)

D
4 8-6
Christian PilaresRobert Gorham
4
223154
i
4
Yellow, Black Stars on Sleeves (Michael Friedman)

Master Mick 15 

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

D BF
5 8-6
Hector Jr RosarioNabu Morales
5
421121
i
5
Green, white sash (Shanyfelt Stables Inc)

Crafty Chief 15 

b g Crafty Shaw - Pyrite Captain (Magesterial)

D
8 8-8
Hector BerriosValerie Shanyfelt
6
156565
i
6
Burgundy, black horse (Rodney Moyers)

Origami Downtown 15 

dk g Temple City - Miss Sheltowee (Najran)

D
5 8-6 (ow1)
Eder MartinezRodney Moyers
7
444472
i
7
Black, grey chevron (Michelle Winters)

Boot Legger 44 

b g Afleet Express - Brouhaha (Mecke)

D
6 8-6
Gerardo CorralesJr Odin Londono,
8
155777
i
8
Orange, white sleeves with orange and green stripe, green shamrock on back (Irish Charm Thoroughbreds Llc)

Blacktieandtux 15 

dk g Hold Me Back - Sheena's Gold (Fast Gold)

D
5 8-6 (ow2)
Marco CcamaqueGary Johnson
Verdict

VISUAL MISSION was disappointing on his latest start having broke slowly from the stalls but this looks a good opportunity to get back to winning form. Rollin Way Over and Boot Legger complete the shortlist.

21:40 Thistledown (USA) (Dirt) 26 Sep 2018

Race 7 - Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $17,010 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

7

6f

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
242443
i
1
Yellow, black yoke, black stars on sleeves (Friedman, Michael J And Premier Stables Unlimited)

Lime And Tequila 15 

b g Limehouse - Rokeby Lynn (Silver Deputy)

D BF
7 8-6
Luis ColonNabu Morales
2
3-21112
i
2
Red, white sleeves (Morlona Racing Llc)

Ekati's Ice 28 

b g Tale of Ekati - Timber Ice (Woodman)

D
6 8-6
Hector Jr RosarioNabu Morales
3
181329
i
3
Blue (Dave Casalinova)

Red Dread 37 

ch f Five Star Day - Levity (El Corredor)

D
3 8-0 (ow6)
Charle OliverosTina Casalinova
4
455362
i
4
orange, yellow sash (Valerie Waite)

Got Grit 36 

b g Stephen Got Even - In a Perfect World (Geri)

D
7 8-6
Christian PilaresJose Romero
5
516443
i
5
Grey, black circle, black armlets on sleeves, black cap (Michelle Winters)

First Growth 28 

b g Candy Ride - Altesse (A.P. Indy)

D
6 8-6
Gerardo CorralesJr Odin Londono,
6
2-43517
i
6
Emerald, white chevrons, emerald diamonds on white sleeves (Elkhorn Oaks, Inc)

Shadow Tracer 71 

gr/ c Even The Score - Star Sheba (Elusive Hour)

D
4 8-6
T HoughtonJames Jackson
7
163284
i
7
Hunter green, silver diamond, silver v, green cap (Tudox Farm)

Tudox Expectations 23 

ch c Any Given Saturday - Town Talk (Thunder Gulch)

D
3 8-3
Walter De La CruzRon Potts
Verdict

SHADOW TRACER ran no sort of race on his latest outing at Presque Isle Downs in July, but he has been given a break since and that could have done him the world of good. Tudox Expectations is respected down in class, while Ekati's Ice completes the shortlist.

22:10 Thistledown (USA) (Dirt) 26 Sep 2018

Race 8 - Claiming (3YO plus)

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

8

6f

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
832146
i
1
Blue, orange circled 'xr', orange hoops on sleeves (Xavier Rivera)

Big Nono 15 

b g Overanalyze - Kerfuffle (Henny Hughes)

D
Non Runner
2
867569
i
2
Black, Red Braces, Red Bars On Sleeves (Mark Yagour, Inc)

Mo Tramp 15 

b g Uncle Mo - Cafe Concerto (Trempolino)

D
4 8-6 (ow2)
Joe MusarroRobin Schuster
3
421775
i
3
Red, white belt (Bruno Schickedanz)

Black Pearl 15 

dk g Spellbinder - Eva's Pearl (Corinthian)

D
Non Runner
4
815544
i
4
Pink, black ball, pink armlet on black sleeves (Wesley Singleton)

Twickenham 15 

dk g Girolamo - Frances G (Officer)

D
4 8-6
Irwin RosendoDonald Radcliff
5
337541
i
5
Green, white diamond, green diamonds on white sleeves (Starlight Racing Stable Llc)

Pollard Star 16 

b c Pollard's Vision - Stardust Princess (Honour And Glory)

D
3 8-5
Jarred JournetNick Caruso
6
223363
i
6
Purple, Gold Crown, Gold Diamonds On Sleeves, Purple Cap (Ira Novak)

Yes Darlin 62 

b g Yesbyjimminy - Darlin Dixie (Dixie Brass)

D
4 8-6
Walter De La CruzJason Dacosta
7
112293
i
7
Yellow, black inverted chevrons (Kopas, Jr , Andrew And Chatterton, Gerald)

Northern Track 32 

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

D
4 8-6
Hector Jr RosarioGerald Chatterton
8
7135-67
i
8
Royal blue, turquoise stars, turquoise sleeves (Roberto Baez)

Keene Sense 10 

dk g Street Sense - Willow Rush (Wild Rush)

D
5 8-6
Diego GomezRoberto Baez
9
8-15241
i
9
Lime green, blue hoops on sleeves, blue cap (Loooch Racing Stables, Inc)

Luke Thirteen 32 

dk h Best Minister - Local Law (Wild Deputy)

D
5 8-6
Luis ColonJeffrey Radosevich
10
673343
i
10
Blue, orange circled 'xr', orange hoops on sleeves (Xavier Rivera)

High Grade Cotton 15 

dk g High Cotton - Walking In Nassau (Put It Back)

D
3 8-3 (ow3)
Hector BerriosXavier Rivera
Verdict

LUKE THIRTEEN got back to winning form on his latest start with a solid display over C&D and he looks set to repeat the dose. Yes Darlin is considered, along with Northern Track.