19:55 Turf Paradise (USA) (Dirt) 20 Feb 2018

Race 1 - Claiming (4YO plus)

Winner $2,520 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

1

3f 210y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In - Result Stands
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
388-262
i
1
White, green ball (Tijuana Racing Stables)

Kiss My Hennessy 15 

dk g Roll Hennessy Roll - Dixie Kiss (Chimes Band)

D
8 8-10
Carlos EsquilinJuan Silva
2
63/3124-
i
2
White (James Crotts)

My Little Tweety 65 

dk g Tavasco - Almost (Fool the Experts)

D
8 8-10
Angel FelixJim Crotts
3
56776-3
i
3
Orange, orange cuffs on navy blue sleeves (Ferguson, Ron W And Terri)

A. P Wild 34 

b g A. P. Warrior - Paradise Wild (Wild Zone)

D
8 8-10
Francisco ArrietaChad Ferguson
4
4623-77
i
4
Red and white quarters, red stripes on white sleeves (Burton Sipp)

Bases Loaded 17 

ch g Songandaprayer - National Pastime (Polish Numbers)

D
6 8-10
Kevin GonzalezBurton Sipp
5
7355-42
i
5
Green (O'Brien, Adeline And Danny)

G Raffy 29 

sor g Not In This Life - Channel Key (Half A Year)

D
10 8-10
Justine KlaiberDanny O'brien
6
440-235
i
6
White, green ball (Tijuana Racing Stables)

Silver Jester 15 

gr/ c Flashy Bull - Comedy girl (Comic Strip)

Non Runner
7
653286-
i
7
Orange (Shantel Esparza)

Tailgator 64 

dk g Rocky Bar - O'Hacco (Society Max)

D
Non Runner
Verdict

MY LITTLE TWEETY ran respectably in a higher grade on his latest start and looks worthy of respect back in a more suitable grade. Silver Jester and A. P Wild look best of the remainder.

20:25 Turf Paradise (USA) (Dirt) 20 Feb 2018

Race 2 - Claiming (4YO plus)

Winner $5,040 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

2

6f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
86648-9
i
1
White, red disc, white cap (Summer Knights Stables, Inc)

Big Bad Batman 15 

dk g Gotham City - Power To Burn (All Thee Power)

5 8-10
Angel FelixKevin Lewis
2
61434-8
i
2
Red, black sleeves (Terry Clyde)

Run Harvey Run 8 

dk g Second in Command - Miss Speedy Kat (Katahaula County)

D
4 8-10
Ismael MosqueiraMike Anderson
3
16928-5
i
3
Red and white quarters, red stripes on white sleeves (Burton Sipp)

Hat In The Ring 17 

dk g First Dude - Pajama Mama (Trippi)

4 8-10
Janine SmithBurton Sipp
4
2341-33
i
4
Red and white quarters, red stripes on white sleeves (Burton Sipp)

Past The Stars 17 

b g Astrology - Lady Rushmoore (Wild Rush)

D
4 8-12
Alex CruzBurton Sipp
5
335/17-6
i
5
Turquoise, black cross, turquoise cap (Tommy Hutton's Dream Stable Llc And Green, Bradley)

Cast And Blast 44 

ch g Sky Mesa - My Angel Dancer (Fusaichi Pegasus)

D
4 8-10
Glenn CorbettMike Chambers
6
49126-7
i
6
Black, silver diamonds on sleeves, silver cap (Tim Bankers)

Kenzou's Empire 17 

b g Bodemeister - Clear In The West (Gone West)

D
4 8-10
Carlos EsquilinManuel Ortiz
7
8473-72
i
7
Green & navy blue diamonds, green cuffs on navy blue sleeves (Wlj, Llc)

Chelokee's Legacy 17 

dk c Chelokee - Zero To Sexy (Western Fame)

4 8-10
Scott StevensDan McFarlane
Verdict

CHELOKEE'S LEGACY has been running well in stronger contests than this recently and is expected to return to the winner's circle at the expense of Past The Stars and Kenzou's Empire.

20:54 Turf Paradise (USA) (Dirt) 20 Feb 2018

Race 3 - Claiming (4YO plus)

Winner $4,410 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

3

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
6455/3-7
i
1
Red & white body, green sleeves with (Felimon Alvarado)

More Champagne 23 

dk g Redattore - No Peso No Dance (Emerald Jig)

D
9 8-12
Kassie GuglielminoFelimon Alvarado
2
3282-70
i
2
Burgundy, gold sleeves (Alice Gamez)

Hard Nine 7 

dk g Rock Hard Ten - Svea Dahl (Honor Grades)

D
8 8-12
Fernando GamezJim Crotts
3
786-489
i
3
Blue (Gerardo Gutierrez)

Artaksez 13 

dk g Iron Cat - Rockeyhillcat (Flying Continental)

D
8 8-12
Patrick CanchariMark Esquibel
4
4378-87
i
4
White, black seams, black cuffs & collar (David Breiwick)

Kahului Bluff 7 

dk g Raise the Bluff - Summer Straw (Basket Weave)

7 8-12
Israel HernandezJoe Toye
5
4344-66
i
5
Black (Marvin Buffalo)

Pacific Channel 10 

b g English Channel - Mohaka (Belong To Me)

D
6 8-12
Jorge BourdieuMarvin Buffalo
6
556-756
i
6
Black body and sleeves (Patti Robson)

Moogie Woogie 13 

dk g Alymagic - Moogie (Matty G)

D
7 8-12
Glenn CorbettDan Morgan
7
47416-6
i
7
Black, white diamonds front and back, white sleeves with black diamonds (Colleen O'hagan)

Ismusbemyluckyday 15 

b g English Channel - Daddy's Favorite (Favorite Trick)

D
5 8-12
Leslie MawingColleen O Hagan
Verdict

In a race where the majority have questions to answer, PACIFIC CHANNEL shades the vote. The son of English Channel is top rated in the field and can return to winning ways. Ismusbemyluckyday and Kahului Bluff can put up a fight to the selection.

21:22 Turf Paradise (USA) (Dirt) 20 Feb 2018

Race 4 - Allowance (4YO plus)

Winner $9,135 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

4

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
4564-27
i
1
Purple, pink hoop, pink and purple blocks on sleeves (Hjort, Donna And Moresco, John)

Sure Sweet 13 

b c Elusive Warning - Candy Gal (Slew of Angels)

D
4 8-10
Leslie MawingDonna Hjort
2
611214-
i
2
Yellow, red yoke, red sleeves (Barro Racing Llc)

Jilas Miracle 191 

ch g Jila - Corvina (Spectacular Prince)

D
7 8-10
Francisco ArrietaO Martinez
3
23242-7
i
3
Black, white disc, white circle on sleeves (Barrett, Roddina A And Petroff, Carl)

Boo Boo Bear 48 

dk c Musket Man - Rangey Lil (Lion Heart)

D
4 8-10
Francisco MonroyRoddina Barrett
4
33533-7
i
4
White, blue, red, and green diamonds on front, back and sleeves (Aithon Stable And Rockwood Farms)

Smarty Party Papa 35 

dk g Papa Clem - Lit'l Smarty Pants (Smarty Jones)

D
5 8-10
Glenn CorbettValorie Lund
5
52213-1
i
5
White, blue & green chevrons front & back (William Jensen)

Alley Boss 21 

b h Twirling Candy - Sage Mist (Henny Hughes)

D
5 8-10
Andrew RamgeetJoe Toye
6
3342-15
i
6
White, green diamond (Jeannette Kirschman)

Mixo 30 

dk g Abraaj - Valour Road (Honour And Glory)

D
4 8-12
Laura WernerHeather Brock
7
5862-18
i
7
Green, white armlets on sleeves (Haffner, James G And Hedge, Rick)

Gee For Three 27 

ch g Special Rate - Birget (Newfoundland)

D
4 8-10
Ismael MosqueiraRick Hedge
Verdict

JILAS MIRACLE ran slightly below par on his latest outing but is taken to return to form as he is usually extremely consistent. Alley Boss and Boo Boo Bear look best of the remainder.

21:50 Turf Paradise (USA) (Dirt) 20 Feb 2018

Race 5 - Claiming (4YO plus)

Winner $4,410 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

5

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
8157-32
i
1
Hot pink, white diamond 'b' on back, white cuffs & collar (Thibeault, Bobbie-jo And Thibeault, Bailey)

Tao 13 

b m Angus - Comic Rhythm (Comic Strip)

D
5 8-10
Jake SamuelsDickie Martinez
2
367-785
i
2
Yellow & black blocks, black disc, yellow armlets on black sleeves (Dales, Robert, Digeno, Joe And Digeno, Tana)

Singleforthesummer 13 

b m Prime Timber - She's No Devil (Bertrando)

D
5 8-10
Akifumi KatoRobert Dales
3
7326-53
i
3
Maroon, light blue cuffs & collar (Kasey Kemper)

Affirmed Tower 27 

ch m Proud Tower Too - Affirmed Cat (Forest Wildcat)

D
5 8-10
Alex CruzKasey Kemper
4
33889-6
i
4
Yellow (Cynthia George)

Jacque 29 

dk m Sundarban - On the Route (Mud Route)

D
6 8-10
Laura WernerCynthia George
5
718-53
i
5
Red, white hoop (Frank Lucarelli)

Shalonda 21 

b f Slew's Tiznow - Excess Beauty (In Excess)

D BF
4 8-10
Leslie MawingFrank Lucarelli
6
908-717
i
6
Pink (Francis Meza)

Big Eight 13 

dk f Brave Cat - Eight Times Eight (Slew City Slew)

D
4 8-12
Ismael MosqueiraFrancis Meza
7
8661-78
i
7
White, green ball (Tijuana Racing Stables)

Dreams To Remember 31 

ch f Tizdejavu - Deo Favente (Vision And Verse)

4 8-10
Angel FelixJuan Silva
Verdict

TAO is backed to go one better than her second last time and capitalise on her latest run of fine form to take this. The consistent Affirmed Tower and potential improver in Shalonda are others worthy of consideration.

22:18 Turf Paradise (USA) (Dirt) 20 Feb 2018

Race 6 - Claiming (4YO plus)

Winner $4,410 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

6

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
33314-2
i
1
Red, white star, red and white striped sleeves, red and white striped cap (Charles Garvey)

Scrap Iron 13 

ch g Informed - Pagan Baby (Atticus)

D BF
5 8-12
Erick LopezRobertino Diodoro
2
1933-31
i
2
Red, white hearts on back, white hearts on sleeves (Manuel Ortiz, Sr)

Unbridled Candy 24 

b g Candy Ride - Restraint (Unbridled's Song)

D
6 8-12
Glenn CorbettManuel Ortiz
3
77871-8
i
3
Red and white quarters, red stripes on white sleeves (Burton Sipp)

Bro Derek 24 

b g Brother Derek - Pocho's Dream Girl (Fortunate Prospect)

D
8 8-12
Kevin GonzalezBurton Sipp
4
3544-31
i
4
Burgundy, black horseshoe on back, black sleeves (Joseph Durigon)

Baloney Mike 20 

b g Forestry - It'schemistrybaby (Meadowlake)

D
6 8-12
Francisco ArrietaJ Durigon
5
201418-
i
5
Navy blue, gold shamrock on back, gold cuffs & collar (Rita Garcia)

Houdini Hill 143 

b g Papa Clem - Amber Hills (Bold Badgett)

D
6 8-12
Jorge BourdieuPatrick Fields
6
3135-73
i
6
Hot pink, lime diamonds, lime sleeves (Carrol Stubbs)

Senna 28 

b g Tale of Ekati - Perfect Paula (Songandaprayer)

D
6 8-12
Alex CruzAriel Gordon
7
2221-46
i
7
White, blue horses head, white sleeves, white cap (Mitch Sutherland)

Toccet's Charm 13 

b g Toccet - Ruler's Charm (Cape Town)

D
11 8-12
Leslie MawingJames Brown
8
9515-54
i
8
Pink (Bryson, Ryan And Keate, Daniel)

Ronnie Cloud 13 

dk g Global Hunter - Nossa Cancao (Fast Gold)

D
5 8-12
Enrique GarciaSergio Barrio
Verdict

Scrap Iron could make up the seven lengths he was adrift last time to take this, however, preference is for UNBRIDLED CANDY, who showed battling qualities when scoring latest and can follow up here. Baloney Mike and Senna are others of note.

22:47 Turf Paradise (USA) (Dirt) 20 Feb 2018

Race 7 - Claiming (4YO plus)

Winner $4,410 - 9 run - Draw Advantage: None

7

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
38531-6
i
1
White, green chevron (Jensen, Bill And Olson, Gary)

Blackford 49 

ch g Unusual Heat - Just Lookn (Synastry)

D
7 8-12
Laura WernerJoe Toye
2
1826-66
i
2
Purple, pink hoop, pink and purple blocks on sleeves (John Moresco)

Zorrito 24 

ch g Olympio - Zorra Roja (Falstaff)

D
7 8-12
Israel HernandezDonna Hjort
3
1236-46
i
3
Blue, red cuffs & collar (Kent Jensen)

Three Padres 20 

b g Sorcerer's Stone - Minideputy (Silver Deputy)

D
7 8-12
Leslie MawingKent Jensen
4
2266-61
i
4
Black, gold shield 'ms', red & gold diamonds on sleeves (Sexton, Edward C And Silva Racing Llc)

Evening Concerto 13 

dk g Concerto - Almost Aprom Queen (Montbrook)

D
11 8-12
Carlos EsquilinMiguel Silva
5
7683-16
i
5
Black, red cuffs (Vanessa Evans)

Tribal Tribute 22 

dk g Tribal Rule - Clarify (Eastern Echo)

D BF
9 8-12
Jorge BourdieuJustin Evans
6
2173-17
i
6
Turquoise (Mark North)

Allen's Crown 13 

dk g Day Of The Cat - Light the Crown (Chief's Crown)

D
8 8-12
Renny ArrietaMark North
7
8653-15
i
7
red, blue star, red and white halved cap (Henry Paravecino)

Kenjiislucky 13 

gr/ g Lookin At Lucky - Silver Tornado (Maria's Mon)

D
6 8-12
Scott StevensPatrick Fields
8
3067-02
i
8
Red, black hoop, black bars on sleeves, black cuffs & collar (Rafael Barraza)

Wild Atlantic Way 28 

dk g Southern Image - Waltzing Swan (El Corredor)

D
5 8-12
Daniel AguilarRafael Barraza
9
11372-0
i
9
Red and white quarters, red stripes on white sleeves (Burton Sipp)

A Colt Following 10 

b g Montbrook - Consider Thesource (Notebook)

D
6 8-12
Alex CruzBurton Sipp
Verdict

EVENING CONCERTO can build on his win last time to follow up in style here and he should be capable of reversing form with Wild Atlantic Way from when they last met. That rival looks the main opposition here, while Kenjiislucky would be dangerous if at his best.

23:16 Turf Paradise (USA) (Dirt) 20 Feb 2018

Race 8 - Claiming (4YO plus)

Winner $4,410 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

8

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
2157-84
i
1
Blue (Bill Christian)

Hunterwood Point 9 

ch h Littleexpectations - Lambeth Walk (Silver Deputy)

D
9 8-12
Jake SamuelsBrent Elston
2
242-343
i
2
White, blue and green chevrons front and back (Terra Firma Farm)

Carr Creek 13 

b g Forest Wildcat - Bertrandostreasure (Bertrando)

D
10 8-12
Israel HernandezJoe Toye
3
115-756
i
3
Black, red cuffs (Heim, Don And Moore, Clara)

Super Accord 9 

ch g Super Saver - One Accord (El Gran Senor)

D BF
Non Runner
4
441-724
i
4
Green, white bars on sleeves (Morales, Nova And Gutierrez, Juan Quintana)

Joe Dunk In 13 

ch g Street Boss - Southern Tour (Tour D'Or)

D
5 8-12
Renny ArrietaJuan Gutierrez
5
7315-73
i
5
Red, black horseshoe, white stars on black sleeves (Tg Racing Llc, Graling, Ted, Rollingson Racing Stable And Tremblay, Norman)

Unstoppable Colby 13 

b g Pulpit - Great Design (Storm Cat)

D
7 8-12
Laura WernerRobertino Diodoro
6
1660-69
i
6
Black, white horseshoe, white sleeves (Jody Petit)

Solomon 13 

b g Line Of David - Taylor's Wish (Dynaformer)

D
6 8-12
Angel FelixKim Rushton
7
1573-52
i
7
Purple (Alex Hartman)

Mysterious Promise 20 

ch g Stormello - Mysterious Truth (Proudest Romeo)

D
8 8-12
Ismael MosqueiraAlex Hartman
8
3453-15
i
8
Pink (Renegade Stables)

Cahira's Dream 20 

dk c Southern Image - Cahira (Forestry)

D
4 8-12
Michael IammarinoDennis Collins
9
156-012
i
9
Blue (Charles Kowitz)

Major Truth 13 

b g Benchmark - Common Truth (Bertrando)

D
Non Runner
Verdict

MAJOR TRUTH has finished ahead of Joe Dunk In and Unstoppable Colby the last twice and they look the central figures once again here, with Robertino Diodoro's gelding taken to confirm the form.