17:10 Turfway Park (USA) (Dirt) 17 Mar 2018

Race 1 - Allowance Optional Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $12,852 - 10 run - Draw Advantage: None

1

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
167-432
i
1
Black, white ball (Thomas Humphries)

Jingle Me This 16 

gr/ g Artie Schiller - Just A Jingle (Unbridled's Song)

D
4 8-9
Cory OrmThomas Humphries
2
336-453
i
2
Green, white ball, green cap (Inocencio Quezada)

National Defence 21 

dk g Patriot Act - Pentatonic (Cure The Blues)

D
7 8-9
Victor BailonEnrique Calderon
3
4762-42
i
3
Blue, White Yoke, Blue Bars on White Sleeves (William Wargel)

Sharm 29 

ch g Majestic Warrior - Mystic Mirage (Chester House)

6 8-9
Rafael Jr MojicaRicky Short
4
7267-12
i
4
Black, white chevrons, black cap (Mike Martin)

Takin The Sloroad 21 

b g Van Nistelrooy - Bee's Wax (Quiet American)

D
8 8-9
Antioco MurgiaGeorge Bush
5
2155-11
i
5
Lime and purple, purple and yellow 'tw', yellow sleeves, lime cap (Wilson Green)

Normandy Crossing 29 

ch g English Channel - Donamour (Langfuhr)

D
7 8-9
Perry OuztsSusan Anderson
6
2130-53
i
6
Royal blue, white heart, white blocks on sleeves, royal bue cap (Brothers Love Stable)

Kid Sadove 16 

b g Lemon Drop Kid - Galway Lass (Victory Gallop)

D
4 8-9
Victor LebronMatthew Yates
7
7618-13
i
7
Blue, white checked sleeves, blue cap (Contreras Stable Inc)

Gladtobehere 29 

b g Super Saver - Donnay (Empire Maker)

D
4 8-9
Azael Leon DeCipriano Contreras
8
1264-34
i
8
Silver, green diamonds, silver sleeves, green cap (David Osbourne)

Day In The Sun 29 

b g Sun King - Justified (Roanoke)

D
6 8-9
Euclyn Jr PrenticeBrian Knippenberg
9
90655-2
i
9
Green, yellow hoops, yellow sleeves, yellow cap (Robert B And Beverly J Lewis Trust)

Ragtime Rebel 29 

ch g Union Rags - A. P. Elegance (A.P. Indy)

4 8-9
Declan CannonCharles Lopresti
10
592-712
i
1A
Black, white ball (Thomas Humphries)

Ingadore 15 

b c Dominus - See Moon (Deputy Minister)

D
4 8-9
John McKeeThomas Humphries
Verdict

NORMANDY CROSSING got back to winning ways on his latest outing and can get the better of Jingle Me This and Gladtobehere.

17:38 Turfway Park (USA) (Dirt) 17 Mar 2018

Race 2 - Maiden Special Weight (3YO only)

Winner $11,655 - 10 run - Draw Advantage: None

2

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
23
i
1
Royal blue, silver sleeves, silver cap (Robert Bogart)

Iron Age 27 

b g Strong Suit - Intrigue (Dixie Union)

3 8-10
Alberto PusacRobert Bogart
2
i
2
Black, gold diamond, black cap (Blazing Forest Stable, Llc)

Bluegrass Stout 

ch c Cape Blanco - Kendall Hill (Theatrical)

3 8-10
Carlos VillasanaJames Kelley
3
i
3
Lime, turquoise cap (Salters Alliance Farm)

Willcat 

b c Wilburn - Show Baby (Sir Cat)

3 8-10
Antioco MurgiaJohn Moore
4
i
4
Green, white diamond frame, white diamonds on sleeves, green cap (Greenhill Racing Stables, Inc)

Da Bullet 

ch c Fast Bullet - Damie's Peanut (Stravinsky)

3 8-10
Samuel BermudezJeffrey Greenhill
5
0-
i
5
Hunter green and camel diagonal quarters, hunter green chevrons on camel sleeves, hunter green cap (My Meadowview Farm Llc)

French Curve 216 

b c Tiznow - Forty Gran (El Gran Senor)

3 8-10
John McKeeJr Thomas Drury,
6
i
6
Black, white ball, white cap (Middleton, Iii, Charles G And Horton, Rae)

Silky Gold 

ch g Haynesfield - Silky Finish (A.P. Indy)

3 8-10 b1
Cory OrmThomas Humphries
7
i
7
Teal, White Ball, Teal Band On White Sleeves, Teal Cap (Nancy Mazzoni)

He Be Keener 

b g Bodemeister - She Be Keene (Posse)

3 8-10
Malcolm FranklinSusan Anderson
8
3
i
8
Black (Holt, Dana D , Lucas, Ted W And Stewart, Jason)

Batterbatterswing 36 

ch g Hold Me Back - Attababe (Carr de Naskra)

3 8-10
Sergio FigueroaTed Lucas
9
6-6
i
9
Black, yellow seams on sleeves, black cap (Kra Stud Farm)

Iggyda 38 

ch c Ecton Park - Sensorious Kiss (Kissin Kris)

3 8-10 b1
Ty KennedyBen Colebrook
10
i
1A
Royal blue, silver sleeves, silver cap (Robert Bogart)

Button Box 

ch c Any Given Saturday - Don't Tell Ashlie (Boston Harbor)

3 8-10
Azael Leon DeRobert Bogart
Verdict

FRENCH CURVE was disappointing on debut in a higher grade but looked a non stayer at a mile and the drop back to 6f is in his favour. Batterbatterswing is respected along with newcomer He Be Keener.

18:06 Turfway Park (USA) (Dirt) 17 Mar 2018

Race 3 - Maiden Special Weight (3YO only)

Winner $11,655 - 12 run - Draw Advantage: None

3

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
9
i
1
Lime, turquoise cap (Salters Alliance Farm)

El Capa Rojo 15 

ch c Cape Blanco - Pace (Indian Ridge)

3 8-10
Antioco MurgiaJohn Moore
2
i
2
Blue, white star, red stripes on white sleeves, red cap (Scott And Frank Racing, Llc)

Road Heat 

gr/ g Road Ruler - Feel My Heat (Heatseeker)

3 8-10
Jacob RadosevichConor Murphy
3
7745-57
i
3
Rose, white circle, rose bars on green sleeves, green cap (Norris Davidson)

Fighting For Grace 37 

b c Colonel John - Grace Abounds (Stormy Atlantic)

3 8-10
Rogelio MirandaNorris Davidson
4
2-27
i
4
White, Red sleeves, White armlets, Red cap (Ramsey, Kenneth L And Sarah K)

Family Kitten 22 

b c Kitten's Joy - Lily Elsie (Danehill)

3 8-10
Tyler GaffalioneMichael Maker
5
i
5
White, blue ball, blue collar and epaulets, blue cuffs on gold sleeves, white cap (Charles Fipke)

Peace Of Ekati 

ch c Tale of Ekati - Lady At Peace (Lord At War)

3 8-10
Rafael HernandezMichael Dickinson
6
5
i
6
White, green sash, white cap (Maccabee Farm Llc)

Get Tough 36 

dk g Alternation - She'll B.long Gone (All Gone)

3 8-10
John McKeeJr Thomas Drury,
7
44
i
7
Blue and white halves, blue sleeves, white cap (Felix Martinez)

Esperanzadelcompa 15 

b c Super Saver - Delightful Vice (Deputy Commander)

3 8-10
Alberto PusacAnna Navarrete
8
7-
i
8
Red, black stripes, black band on sleeves, red cap (Ward Pitfield)

Get Western 245 

dk g Get Stormy - Marquetessa (Marquetry)

3 8-10
Declan CannonCharles Lopresti
9
33-7
i
9
Blue, silver cross sashes, blue cap (Robert Reeves)

Alluring American 15 

ch c Scat Daddy - Alluring Adversary (With Approval)

3 8-10
Victor LebronMark Thomas
10
6-
i
10
Fuchsia, white ball, white sleeves (Harmony Farm, Inc)

Courage And Honor 79 

b c Into Mischief - Lantern Glow (Mineshaft)

3 8-10
Jack GilliganKenneth McPeek
11
8
i
11
Light green, black circled 'i', black cap (Fauber, Margaret, Fauber, Erin And Imagine Racing)

Eagle Strike 17 

b c Smart Strike - Perfectly Divine (Vindication)

3 8-10
Malcolm FranklinTroy Green
12
2-05
i
12
Blue, khaki epaulets, khaki chevrons, blue cap (Ramona Thomson)

Mayo's Bid 15 

gr/ c Stroll - Math Class (Eddington)

3 8-10
Perry OuztsWilliam Connelly
13
554-52
i
13
Pink and black quarters, pink bars on black sleeves, black cap (Willowbrook Stables, Ltd (neiman) And Carden, Jerry)

Grandpa Frank 9 

gr/ c Creative Cause - Sheer Luck (A.P. Indy)

Non Runner
Verdict

It is hard to oppose the down in grade FAMILY KITTEN, who was not disgraced in a valuable stakes race here last time out. Get Tough and Courage And Honor can fight it out for the minor honours.

18:34 Turfway Park (USA) (Dirt) 17 Mar 2018

Race 4 - Allowance Optional Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $12,852 - 10 run - Draw Advantage: None

4

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
224-551
i
1
Green, blue chevron (Haley Hester)

One Lovely Storm 16 

dk f Get Stormy - My Sister Diane (Glitterman)

D
4 8-9
Gabriel LagunesHaley Hester
2
442134-
i
2
Green, white diamonds, white stripes on sleeves, green cap (G Humphrey, Jr)

Bemus Point 132 

dk f Bernardini - Leo's Pegasus (Fusaichi Pegasus)

D
4 8-9
Chris LanderosII George Arnold,
3
28170-5
i
3
Black and white diamonds, white cap (Dave Hearn)

Northern Screamer 57 

b m Northern Afleet - Sweet Screamer (Belong To Me)

D
6 8-9
Rogelio MirandaIII George Leonard,
4
454-646
i
4
Black, teal sash, teal sleeves, black cap (Peter Strandwitz)

Leeloo's Journey 23 

ch m Purim - Zilia (Pleasant Tap)

D
6 8-9
Rafael Jr MojicaCheryl Shifflett
5
478617-
i
5
Lime, black diamond belt, black chevrons on sleeves, lime cap (Lopresti, Charles And Manella, Jr , Dan)

Shezappealing 118 

dk f Successful Appeal - Sheza Great Friend (Stevie Wonderboy)

D
4 8-9
Declan CannonCharles Lopresti
6
6211-72
i
6
Pink and black quarters, pink bars on black sleeves, black cap (Willowbrook Stables, Ltd (neiman) And Carden, Jerry)

Mia Valentina 23 

dk f American Lion - Swan Lover (El Corredor)

D BF
4 8-9
Malcolm FranklinKim Hammond
7
341844-
i
7
Royal blue, white stars, white stars on red sleeves, white star on red cap (Fern Circle Stables)

True Boots 114 

dk f Yes It's True - Boot Scoot N Run (Storm Boot)

4 8-9
Drayden Dyke VanKenneth McPeek
8
1876-
i
8
Green, orange braces (Tunnicliffe, Robert And Humphries, Thomas)

Kiwi Cat 219 

gr/ f Discreet Cat - Ocean Melodie (Unbridled's Song)

4 8-9
Cory OrmThomas Humphries
9
3-61
i
9
Black and light blue diagonal quarters, light blue band on black sleeves, black cap (Mike Scardina)

Ethyl Ether 30 

dk f Scat Daddy - Excellerant (Lite The Fuse)

4 8-9
Perry OuztsWilliam Connelly
10
41433-3
i
10
Blue, green ball, sleeves and cap (Timothy O'Toole)

Remember The Alimo 22 

b f Uncle Mo - Ali's Magical Song (Unbridled's Song)

D
Non Runner
11
5525-23
i
11
Blue, white ball, white stripe on green sleeves, white cap (David Rider)

Sweet Ella 36 

dk m Scat Daddy - Sweet Monarch (Wavering Monarch)

D
5 8-9
Ty KennedyDavid Rider
Verdict

BEMUS POINT has been running well enough in valuable allowance races of late to suggest that she can win a race of this nature. Others to note are Mia Valentina and True Boots.

19:02 Turfway Park (USA) (Dirt) 17 Mar 2018

Race 5 - Maiden Special Weight (3YO only)

Winner $11,655 - 11 run - Draw Advantage: None

5

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
i
1
White, green seams, white cap (Glenna Laureano)

Flawsome 

b f Morning Line - I Like It (Henny Hughes)

3 8-10
Declan CannonGlenna Laureano
2
7
i
2
Navy, grey sleeves (Bryan Fraley)

Lady Don't Cry 29 

ch f Street Cry - Lady Of Substance (Sadler's Wells)

3 8-10
Ty KennedyStephen Dunn
3
07-0
i
3
Green, white diamonds, white stripes on sleeves, green cap (G Humphrey, Jr)

Ad In 69 

ch f Street Cry - Let (A.P. Indy)

3 8-10
Chris LanderosII George Arnold,
4
7
i
4
Blue, white ball (Rhonda Cornum)

Classic Spring 22 

ch f Sky Classic - Printemps (Hussonet)

3 8-10
Odhair MaytaRey Hernandez
5
8-323
i
5
White, Red sleeves, White armlets, Red cap (Ramsey, Kenneth L And Sarah K)

Final Reward 22 

dk f Arch - Last Kitten (Catienus)

BF
3 8-10
Rafael HernandezMichael Maker
6
00-083
i
6
Green, cream sash, cream chevrons on yellow sleeves, green cap (Ronald Farrell)

True Simplicity 8 

dk f Americain - Cyrillic (Irish River)

3 8-10
Malcolm FranklinKim Hammond
7
09
i
7
Navy Blue, White Sash, White Diablo On Sleeves (Berva Megson)

Lake Barkley 29 

wh f El Romeo - Snow Baby Go (Airdrie Apache)

3 8-10 b1
Victor BailonEnrique Calderon
8
i
8
Red, white cross sashes, white bars on sleeves (Elizabeth Rankin)

Altos Street 

dk f Street Hero - Los Altos (Robin des Pins)

3 8-10
Antioco MurgiaA Garcia
9
354535-
i
9
Green, white diamonds (Livin The Dream Racing 2016, Llc)

True Dream 162 

ch f Yes It's True - Bella Cantu (War Chant)

3 8-10
Drayden Dyke VanKenneth McPeek
10
795-2
i
10
Lime green, blue hoops on sleeves, blue cap (Loooch Racing Stables, Inc)

She's Da Nuts 22 

b f Bodemeister - Surf Light (Malibu Moon)

Non Runner
11
4-25
i
11
Yellow, blue star, blue diamonds on sleeves, yellow cap (Kendall Hansen)

Necessary 29 

dk f Stroll - Irish Dynasty (Dynaformer)

3 8-10
Tyler GaffalioneMichael Maker
12
i
12
Orange, white dots, orange cap (Brook T Smith Investments, Llc And Denzik Thoroughbreds Llc)

Spann Lane 

b f Twirling Candy - Khayelitsha (Gold Case)

3 8-10
John McKeeJr William Denzik,
Verdict

FINAL REWARD has been hitting the frame of late and can play a leading part here once again. The newcomer Flawsome can make the frame, with True Dream also considered.

19:33 Turfway Park (USA) (Dirt) 17 Mar 2018

Race 6 - Stakes (4YO plus)

Winner $47,250 - 12 run - Draw Advantage: None

6

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
2156-81
i
1
green, beige sleeves, green seams and cuffs, green and beige quartered cap (Old Tavern Farm, Llc)

Alpine Sky 22 

dk m Indian Charlie - Alpine Garden (Lemon Drop Kid)

D
6 8-8
Gabriel SaezMark Casse
2
14633-4
i
2
Forest Green, Red Chevron hoop, Red Cap (Team Valor International)

Bombshell 55 

dk m Bellamy Road - Asbeautifulasyou (A.P. Indy)

D BF
5 8-8
Alan GarciaJames Jerkens
3
68142-6
i
3
Green, yellow hoops, yellow sleeves, yellow cap (Robert B And Beverly J Lewis Trust)

Miner's Cat 63 

ch m Mineshaft - Pure Symmetry (Storm Cat)

D
5 8-8
Declan CannonCharles Lopresti
4
112654-
i
4
Orange, green cross sashes, green blocks on sleeves, orange and green quartered cap (Brereton Jones)

Proud And Fearless 115 

ch f Proud Citizen - Fearless Leader (Suave Prospect)

D BF
4 8-8
Mitchell MurrillJ Jones
5
1551-39
i
5
Black, gold chevrons, gold chevrons on sleeves, black cap (Calumet Farm)

Susie Bee 28 

gr/ m English Channel - Susie Cat (Storm Cat)

D
6 8-8
Tyler GaffalioneMichael Maker
6
37145-7
i
6
White, green yoke, green sleeves and cap (Fred Allor)

Miss Nancy 49 

dk m Arch - Silky Omega (Fusaichi Pegasus)

D
5 8-8
Chris LanderosIan Wilkes
7
18/199-5
i
7
Green, white diamonds, green and white quartered sleeves, green cap (Livin The Dream Racing 2015 Llc)

Purely A Dream 23 

ch f Pure Prize - Yorksters Girl (Bachelor Duke)

D
4 8-8
Jack GilliganKenneth McPeek
8
482-234
i
8
Purple, yellow diamond, yellow sleeves & cap (Ronald Clark)

Sky Flower 28 

ch f Flower Alley - Sapphire Sky (Sky Mesa)

D
4 8-8
John McKeeGerald Brooks
9
11123-9
i
9
Royal blue, pink sash, pink cap (Mrs Paul Shanahan)

Apologynotaccepted 49 

dk m Fusaichi Pegasus - Withmom'sapproval (With Approval)

D
7 8-8
Nik JuarezBrendan Walsh
10
6238-45
i
10
Maroon, white diamond belt, white diamonds on sleeves, maroon cap (D J Stable LLC)

Inconclusive 55 

ch m Include - Ani La (Mr. Greeley)

D
5 8-8
Victor LebronGary Contessa
11
615232-
i
11
Black, light blue ball, light blue stripes on sleeves, light blue cap (Alan Tennenbaum)

You Cheated 93 

b m Colonel John - Zipper Zapper (City Zip)

D
5 8-8 (ow1)
Carlos VillasanaBrian Michael
12
82111-7
i
12
White, black circled 'dm', black yoke, white bars on sleeves, white cap (Katherine Ball)

Julerette 49 

dk m Successful Appeal - Gatorette (Distorted Humor)

D BF
5 8-8
Albin JimenezBen Colebrook
13
87413-1
i
13
Cobalt blue, white circled 'l', cobalt blue cap (John Liviakis)

Valentine Rosie 57 

dk f Curlin - Zapper Belle (Ghostzapper)

D
Non Runner
14
3452-31
i
14
Royal blue, yellow star, yellow diamonds on sleeves, yellow cap (Starlight Racing)

No Sweat 50 

dk f Blame - Coolwind (Forest Wildcat)

D
Non Runner
Verdict

ALPINE SKY showed her battling qualities last time and can land this at the expense of Bombshell, Proud And Fearless and Sky Flower who are dangerous back at this level.

20:04 Turfway Park (USA) (Dirt) 17 Mar 2018

Race 7 - Stakes (3YO only)

Winner $47,250 - 11 run - Draw Advantage: None

7

1m 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
1634-
i
1
Royal blue, white stars, white stars on red sleeves, white star on red cap (Fern Circle Stables)

Oskar Blues 112 

ch c Speightstown - Por Que' Te Quiero (A.P. Indy)

3 8-6
Jack GilliganKenneth McPeek
2
741-
i
2
Blue, white dots, blue cap (New Direction Racing 2016)

Violent Storm 112 

ch g Violence - Oblige (Bernardini)

D
3 8-6
Nik JuarezBrendan Walsh
3
1
i
3
White, green chevrons, green bars on sleeves, white cap (Charles Deters)

Elgar 36 

gr/ c Stroll - Fergie's Folly (Down the Aisle)

3 8-6
Dean SarvisRowena Beck
4
643-10
i
4
Turquoise, yellow ball, white armlets, turquoise cap (Dylan Salaverria)

Giant Honor 22 

dk c To Honor And Serve - Shadow Giant (Giant's Causeway)

D
3 8-6
Malcolm FranklinPatrick Huffman
5
1-0
i
5
White, Red sleeves, White armlets, Red cap (Ramsey, Kenneth L And Sarah K)

Year Of The Kitten 35 

dk c Kitten's Joy - Transformation (Langfuhr)

D
3 8-6
Tyler GaffalioneMichael Maker
6
4-19
i
6
Red, yellow stars, red and yellow halved sleeves, yellow star on red cap (Winstar Farm Llc, China Horse Club International Ltd And Sf Racing Llc)

Road To Damascus 26 

b c Pioneerof the Nile - Saint Bernadette (Saint Ballado)

D
3 8-6
Drayden Dyke VanTodd Pletcher
7
5-16
i
7
Orange and purple quarters, orange sleeves, orange cap (Spendthrift Farm Llc And Town And Country Racing, Llc)

Alternative Route 26 

b c Tiznow - La Suena (Storm Cat)

D
3 8-6
Mitchell MurrillJr Albert Stall,
8
8461-
i
8
Yellow, purple diamonds, yellow cap (Don Wright)

Huckleberry Hill 199 

b g What Now - Streaking Rhonda (Could Be Me)

Withdrawn
9
5165-
i
9
Purple, lavender diamonds, lavender sleeves, purple chevrons, purple cap (Harold Lerner Llc, Awc Stables, Akman, Scott K And Nehoc Stables)

Honorable Treasure 139 

b c To Honor And Serve - Tempest Treasure (Dixie Union)

D BF
3 8-6
Alan GarciaKenneth McPeek
10
574-114
i
10
Green, white diamond frame, white diamonds on sleeves, green cap (Greenhill Racing Stables, Inc)

Truth Be Tolled 22 

ch c Awesome Again - Pay the Toll (Repriced)

D
3 8-8
Euclyn Jr PrenticeJeffrey Greenhill
11
3116-0
i
11
White, royal blue chevrons, royal blue sleeves, royal blue cap (Robert C Baker, William Mack And Brereton C Jones)

Believe In Royalty 63 

gr/ c Tapit - Believe You Can (Proud Citizen)

D
3 8-6
Gabriel SaezJ Jones
12
0-1
i
12
Gold, light blue diamond belt, light blue chevrons on sleeves, gold cap (Mark Grier)

Front Door 15 

dk g Point Of Entry - Shining Sea (Stormy Atlantic)

D
3 8-6
Declan CannonCharles Lopresti
13
1
i
13
Aqua, green diamonds, aqua cap (Charlton Stable Llc)

Ceduna 23 

gr/ g Denman - Sikara (Aussie Rules)

Non Runner
Verdict

HONORABLE TREASURE has some smart overall form in the book and could have too much for Believe In Royalty and Ceduna.

20:38 Turfway Park (USA) (Dirt) 17 Mar 2018

Race 8 - Stakes (4YO plus)

Winner $63,000 - 10 run - Draw Advantage: None

8

1m 1f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
532746-
i
1
Purple and lavender diamonds, lavender sleeves, purple chevrons, purple and lavender quartered cap (Harold Lerner Llc And Magdalena Racing (sherri McPeek))

The Truth Or Else 84 

ch h Yes It's True - Lakenheath (Colonial Affair)

D
6 8-8
Jack GilliganKenneth McPeek
2
5541-21
i
2
Red, white ball, white stripes on sleeves, red cap (Sue Goodman)

Catinati 15 

ch g Cat Dreams - Kermitra (With Approval)

D
5 8-8
Chelsey KeiserDoug Goodman
3
350426-
i
3
Royal blue, white stars, white stars on red sleeves, white star on red cap (Fern Circle Stables)

Senior Investment 84 

ch c Discreetly Mine - Plaid (Deputy Commander)

D
4 8-10
Alan GarciaKenneth McPeek
4
262311-
i
4
Light blue (Sweet Home Stables And Parkinson, Mark)

Royal Son 78 

b g Tiznow - Mama Nadine (A.P. Indy)

D
6 8-10
Dean SarvisKellyn Gorder
5
50852-0
i
5
Hot pink, black epaulets, black circled 'bb', black cap (Casner Racing, Lp, Wachtel Stable, Barber, Gary And Johnsen, Corey S)

Colonel Samsen 21 

b g Colonel John - Blondz Away (Skip Away)

D
4 8-8
Gabriel SaezMark Casse
6
51562-5
i
6
Black, white braces, white sleeves, white cap (Sarinana Racing, Llc)

Dac 57 

ch g Distorted Humor - Corrazona (El Gran Senor)

D
7 8-8
Odhair MaytaJeff Engler
7
16211-1
i
7
Purple, white seams, white stripes on sleeves, purple cap (Derrick Smith)

Chip Leader 71 

ch g Giant's Causeway - Anchorage (Tapit)

D
6 8-8
Drayden Dyke VanTodd Pletcher
8
8310/42-
i
8
Turquoise, yellow triple diamond, yellow armlets on turquoise sleeves, yellow cap (Three Diamonds Farm)

Designed For War 350 

b h War Front - Design For Life (Aptitude)

D
6 8-8
Tyler GaffalioneMichael Maker
9
7/7456-4
i
9
White, Red sleeves, White armlets, Red cap (Ramsey, Kenneth L And Sarah K)

Camelot Kitten 48 

b h Kitten's Joy - Celestial Woods (Forestry)

D
5 8-8
Rafael HernandezMichael Maker
10
9314-63
i
10
Yellow, blue star, blue diamonds on sleeves, yellow cap (Hansen, Kendall, M D And Skychai Racing, Llc)

Fast And Accurate 28 

gr/ c Hansen - It's Heidi's Dance (Green Dancer)

D
4 8-10
Nik JuarezMichael Maker
Verdict

SENIOR INVESTMENT remains unexposed over this distance and is likely to have improved for a three month break. The Truth Or Else and Royal Son are others to respect.

21:14 Turfway Park (USA) (Dirt) 17 Mar 2018

Race 9 - Stakes (3YO only)

Winner $63,000 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

9

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
3173-
i
1
Royal blue, white stars, white stars on red sleeves, white star on red cap (Fern Circle Stables)

Classy Music 156 

dk f Maclean's Music - Class Above (Quiet American)

D
Non Runner
2
51-1
i
2
Black, light blue sash, light blue dots on white sleeves (Eclipse Thoroughbred Partners And Green Lantern Stables Llc)

Consolida (GB)  35 

dk f Sir Percy - Red Larkspur (Red Clubs)

D
3 8-12
Drayden Dyke VanPatrick Gallagher
3
312-9
i
3
Lime, fuchsia circle, fuchsia blocks on sleeves, lime cap (Maxis Stable And Maker, Michael J)

Queen's Fate 42 

b f Artie Schiller - Shukriya (Grand Reward)

D
3 8-6
Rafael HernandezMichael Maker
4
3212-34
i
4
Purple, yellow diamond, yellow sleeves & cap (Ronald Clark)

Child's Play 29 

b f Freedom Child - Reappearance (Kafwain)

D
Withdrawn
5
31261-1
i
5
Purple, red sash, red band on sleeves, purple cap (Sandy, Stephen S And Sandy, Brenda)

In The Mood 36 

ch f Eskendereya - Sisterhood (Kitten's Joy)

3 8-6
John McKeeStephen Sandy
6
1-5
i
6
Blue, white ball, white stripes on sleeves, blue cap (Allied Racing Stable, Llc)

Hey Negrita 21 

ch f Langfuhr - Flashy Dream (Bold n' Flashy)

3 8-6
Mitchell MurrillClaudie Jr Godsey
7
17552-2
i
7
Blue, Blue Cap (Mauk One Racing Stable)

Mauk's Tuff 44 

b f Overanalyze - Crocodile Tuff (Petionville)

Non Runner
8
6226-31
i
8
White, red hoop, red bars on sleeves, red cap (Quintessential Racing)

Mo Flash 27 

b f Uncle Mo - Super Flash (Afleet Alex)

D
3 8-6
Gabriel SaezMark Casse
9
1218-63
i
9
Royal blue, beige stripes (Get Away Farm)

Homemade Salsa 36 

b f Two Step Salsa - Homesteader (Pioneering)

D
3 8-12
Chris LanderosMichael Maker
10
3216-
i
10
Royal Blue, Red Diamond, Royal Blue Sleeves, Red Cap (Lothenbach Stables, Inc)

Bet She Wins 162 

gr/ f First Samurai - Spring Eclipse (Unbridled's Song)

3 8-6
Albin JimenezChris Block
11
13821-5
i
11
Turquoise, yellow triple diamond, yellow armlets on turquoise sleeves, yellow cap (Three Diamonds Farm)

Go Noni Go 42 

dk f Get Stormy - Lady Larkspur (Perfect Soul)

D
3 8-6
Tyler GaffalioneMichael Maker
Verdict

CONSOLIDA arrives on a hat-trick and there could be more improvement in the pipeline considering her win last time was her first start since scoring in the UK in October. Go Noni Go and Bet She Wins can fight it out for the minor honours.

22:00 Turfway Park (USA) (Dirt) 17 Mar 2018

Race 10 - Stakes (3YO only)

Winner $126,000 - 12 run - Draw Advantage: None

10

1m 1f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
4403-52
i
1
Khaki, hunter green circle (Stephen Baker)

Sky Promise 22 

b c Sky Mesa - Maddie's Promise (Dehere)

3 8-11
Jack GilliganKenneth McPeek
2
11
i
2
White, Red sleeves, White armlets, Red cap (Ramsey, Kenneth L And Sarah K)

Cash Call Kitten 28 

ch c Kitten's Joy - Medium Of Exchange (Exchange Rate)

3 8-11
Tyler GaffalioneMichael Maker
3
2114-
i
3
White,green diamonds (Monticule LLC)

Archaggelos 105 

b c Temple City - Mien (Nureyev)

D BF
3 8-11
Rafael HernandezMichael Dickinson
4
212-25
i
4
Black, gold chevrons, gold chevrons on sleeves, black cap (Calumet Farm)

Pony Up 42 

ch c Aikenite - A. P. Petal (A.P. Indy)

3 8-11
Albin JimenezTodd Pletcher
5
131
i
5
Purple, white sleeves (Meyer, Christopher J , Uragami, Stanley Ichiro And Chapman, James K)

Magicalmeister 22 

b c Bodemeister - Invitation (Vindication)

D
3 8-11
John McKeeJames Chapman
6
641-124
i
6
Blue and yellow halves, blue and yellow diamonds on sleeves, yellow diamonds on blue cap (Alejandro Mercado)

Mugaritz 28 

dk g Dialed In - Flag The Mint Down (Flag Down)

3 8-11
Nik JuarezJonathan Wong
7
158-2
i
7
Black, light blue sash, light blue dots on white sleeves, black cap (Eclipse Thoroughbred Partners, Magnier, M , Tabor, M And Smith, D)

Hazit 27 

b c War Front - Rumor (Indian Charlie)

BF
3 8-11
Drayden Dyke VanTodd Pletcher
8
68314-3
i
8
Lime green, dark green sleeves, lime green cap (Hall, Greg And Sayjay Racing, Llc)

Blended Citizen 28 

b c Proud Citizen - Langara Lass (Langfuhr)

3 8-11 b1
Kyle FreyDoug O'Neill
9
1332-4
i
9
Black, yellow diamond belt, black and yellow quartered sleeves, black cap (Six Column Stables, Llc, Bloch, Randall L And Seiler, John)

Dreamer's Point 30 

b g Shackleford - Mondenschein (Brahms)

3 8-11
Chris LanderosIan Wilkes
10
741-21
i
10
Green, white braces, green diamonds on white sleeves, green cap (Rosemont Farm LLC)

Zanesville 24 

b c Tiznow - Scandalous Song (Unbridled's Song)

D
3 8-11
Malcolm FranklinThomas Amoss
11
7741-1
i
11
Gold, blue blocks, white stripes on sleeves, blue and gold checked cap (Oxley, John C And My Meadowview Farm Llc)

Ride A Comet 70 

b c Candy Ride - Appealing Zophie (Successful Appeal)

D
3 8-11
Gabriel SaezMark Casse
12
03651-3
i
12
Red, silver ball, gold sleeves, red cap (R3 Racing Llc, Keh, Steven And C T R Stables Llc)

Arawak 22 

b c Uncle Mo - Spicy Teddy (Spanish Steps)

BF
3 8-11 b
Julio GarciaWesley Ward
Verdict

RIDE A COMET continues to thrive and is expected to follow up his two recent Fair Grounds victories to complete a hat-trick. Hazit is feared most, though a big run from Archaggelos would also come as no surprise.

22:36 Turfway Park (USA) (Dirt) 17 Mar 2018

Race 11 - Allowance Optional Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $12,852 - 11 run - Draw Advantage: None

11

6f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
898-471
i
1
White, Red, Black Sleeves (Joseph Davis)

Victor Jara 22 

b g Notional - Double Faced (More Than Ready)

D
7 8-9
Samuel BermudezJoseph Davis
2
9524-11
i
2
Red, black fleur de lys, black stripes on white sleeves, red cap (Dougherty Racing, Llc)

Irish Proud 22 

ch c Proud Citizen - Paddy's Daisy (King Of Kings)

D
4 8-9 (ow3)
Magdaleno SalazarPatrick Huffman
3
847-407
i
3
Blue (Allie Racing Stable And Andy Kohler)

Oathkeeper 43 

b g Kitten's Joy - Canopy (Pulpit)

6 8-9
Chelsey KeiserRonald Kinmon
4
2/3387-1
i
4
Black, gold chevron hoop, gold armlets on sleeves, quartered cap (Wesley Ward)

Maniacal 63 

ch g Kitten's Joy - Lastofthsummerwine (Sky Mesa)

D
5 8-9
Julio GarciaWesley Ward
5
2135-01
i
5
Pink and black quarters, pink bars on black sleeves, black cap (Willowbrook Stables, Ltd (neiman) And Carden, Jerry)

Hollywood Talent 28 

dk g Talent Search - Intrinsic Value (Johannesburg)

D
7 8-9
Malcolm FranklinKim Hammond
6
24/21-11
i
6
Red, silver circle (Doyle, Jack And Running Grey Stable)

Mutation 35 

b h Wildcat Heir - Love Mia (El Sultan)

D
6 8-9
Jacob RadosevichSr Ernest Retamoza,
7
3468-68
i
7
Blue, silver diamond, silver armlet on sleeves, blue cap (Wayne Spalding)

Dark Arden 16 

dk g Archarcharch - Virden (Tactical Cat)

D
4 8-9
Ty KennedyTim Glyshaw
8
312-131
i
8
Green, Black Ball, Black Armlets on Sleeves (Don Nolan Stable, Inc)

Mount Calvary 16 

b g Artie Schiller - Le Caire (Cozzene)

D
4 8-9
Victor LebronTracey Young
9
17271-5
i
9
Black, white ball (Thomas Humphries)

Mr. Chow 29 

b g English Channel - Cia (Slew City Slew)

D
8 8-9
Cory OrmThomas Humphries
10
3614-63
i
10
Turquoise, white diamonds on sleeves (L A Racing, Inc)

Twinsanity 42 

b g Gemologist - Chief Strategist (Chief Seattle)

4 8-9
Mitchell MurrillClaudie Jr Godsey
11
4323-52
i
11
Red, white playing cards (Pocket Aces Racing Llc)

Copperplate 28 

ch g Curlin - Verdana Bold (Rahy)

D
7 8-9
Rogelio MirandaSusan Anderson
Verdict

MUTATION is unbeaten in three and can see if the hat trick seeker Irish Proud here. Mount Calvary and Victor Jara are others with winning form to consider.

23:07 Turfway Park (USA) (Dirt) 17 Mar 2018

Race 12 - Maiden Special Weight (3YO only)

Winner $11,655 - 11 run - Draw Advantage: None

12

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
i
1
Orange, grey dots, grey sleeves, orange cap (Brook T Smith Investments, Llc)

Shape Shifter 

dk f Lookin At Lucky - Earlybird Road (Cherokee Run)

3 8-10
Gabriel LagunesJr William Denzik,
2
i
2
Light blue, light blue belt, light blue stars on sleeves, blue cap (Andrew Ritter)

Yankee Rose 

b f Justin Phillip - Blackhawk Honey (Malabar Gold)

3 8-10
Euclyn Jr PrenticeAmalio Garcia
3
i
3
White, kelly green diamonds, kelly green shamrock on sleeves, white cap (Mark Breen)

Killag Katie 

ch f Candy Ride - Katie Get Excited (Stevie Wonderboy)

3 8-10
Rafael HernandezMichael Maker
4
33-6
i
4
Red (Paul Webster)

Tempestuous Amy 29 

dk f I Want Revenge - Genifer Gayle (Stormy Atlantic)

3 8-10
Perry OuztsWilliam Connelly
5
i
5
Orange, orange cap (Claiborne Farm And Dilschneider, Adele B)

Church 

ch f First Samurai - Amen Again (Awesome Again)

3 8-10
Malcolm FranklinJr Thomas Drury,
6
i
6
Fluorescent orange, royal blue diamond belt, royal blue band on sleeves, fluorescent orange cap (Farfellow Farm, Ltd)

Glitter Appeal 

b f Gemologist - Turkappeal (Turkoman)

3 8-10
John McKeeStephen Lyster
7
i
7
Black, blue sleeves (Berva Megson)

Kentucky Spirit 

wh f El Romeo - Colorful Secretary (Airdrie Apache)

3 8-10
Victor BailonEnrique Calderon
8
8
i
8
Green (Christopher Fields)

Lady Creed 56 

b f Jimmy Creed - Colonial Ballet (Artie Schiller)

Non Runner
9
i
9
Red, yellow sash, yellow bars on sleeves, red cap (Paul Rigali, Jr)

Black Agnes 

b f Denman - Sparky's Dream (Giant's Causeway)

3 8-10
Victor LebronMichael Ewing
10
i
10
Green, white circled 'n', white blocks on sleeves, green cap (Anna Navarrete)

Lady Clayton 

dk f Temple City - Top Of The Hill (Deputy Commander)

3 8-10
Alberto PusacAnna Navarrete
11
32463-
i
11
White, Red, Black Sleeves (Joseph Davis)

She Might Tell 193 

ch f Passion For Gold - She Did Tell (West By West)

3 8-10
Richard BrachoJoseph Davis
12
i
12
Turquoise, yellow triple diamond, yellow armlets on turquoise sleeves, yellow cap (Three Diamonds Farm)

Altar Issues 

b f Broken Vow - Golden Motion (Smart Strike)

3 8-10
Tyler GaffalioneMichael Maker
13
23
i
13
Blue, white ball (Willoughby, Bill And Clark, Ronald L)

Lady To The Max 50 

dk f Albertus Maximus - Sweet Sadie Lady (Smarty Jones)

BF
Non Runner
14
58-
i
14
Orange, black sleeves (River Ranch Racing Stables)

Lou's Chardonnay 160 

dk f Justin Phillip - Perfectly Natural (Forestry)

Non Runner
Verdict

The newcomers look worth focusing on here and KILLAG KATIE makes plenty of appeal on breeding. Church Glitter and Appeal can rate best of the remainder.