18:01 Woodbine (USA) 17 Aug 2018

Race 1 - Maiden Optional Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $21,420 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

1

6f

Firm

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
24966
i
1
Orange, orange maple leaf on blue shamrock, royal blue sleeves, orange cap (Track West Racing Inc , Whalen, D , McCrea, F , Wall, G And Lindsay, J)

Downy Boy 13 

dk g More Than Ready - Down (Mr. Greeley)

3 8-7
Gary BoulangerDaniel Vella
2
i
2
Purple, white stars, white sleeves, white cap (Fielding, John, Newtop Stables And Depaulo, Michael P)

Studio B 

b g Majestic Warrior - Horseshoe Hill (Street Sense)

3 8-7 b1
Steven BahenMichael De Paulo
3
4-7942
i
3
yellow and blue halved, blue hoops, yellow and blue halved cap (Entourage Stable)

Fast Negotiations 20 

b g Liaison - Pyrite Rain (Green Dancer)

3 8-7
Eurico Silva DaRobert Tiller
4
4
i
4
Purple and green blocks, purple sleeves, green cap (Ivan Dalos)

First Victory 30 

ch c Victor's Cry - First Light (Salt Lake)

3 8-7
Luis ContrerasSid Attard
5
8547-76
i
5
Black, white checks, black sleeves, black cap (Aurora Meadows And Picknell, Andre)

Silent Empire 62 

b g Silent Name - Lovely Bull (Holy Bull)

4 8-11
Chantal SutherlandPeter Berringer
6
46-4362
i
6
White, dark blue diagonal stripes, white cap, blue stripes (Sheldon Pettle)

Poquito Bandito 34 

ch g Spaniard - Mount Royer (Silver Deputy)

3 8-7
Rafael HernandezSteve Attard
7
23-856
i
7
Aqua (Mike Fletcher)

Sonny's Blvd 30 

b g Balthazaar's Gift - Chocolateforlunch (Bold Executive)

3 8-7
Isabelle WencJr John Le Blanc,
8
9
i
8
White, green horseshoes, white balls on orange sleeves, white cap (Polo Management Services)

Desolator 98 

dk g Court Vision - Flashy Episode (Bold n' Flashy)

3 8-7 b1
David MoranNiall Collum
Verdict

Poquito Bandito arrives in decent form and warrants plenty of respect but the vote goes to FAST NEGOTIATIONS, who was runner-up on his latest outing and can go one better. Downy Boy looks best of the remainder.

18:29 Woodbine (USA) (Dirt) 17 Aug 2018

Race 2 - Maiden Optional Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $21,420 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

2

1m 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
56
i
1
Black, red lightning bolt, black and red quartered cap (Colebrook Farms)

Touch Of Glitter 23 

b f Bear's Kid - Bedazzle 'em (Defrere)

3 8-7
David MoranAshlee Brnjas
2
58563
i
2
Black, orange stripes on sleeves, black cap (Laurie Silvera)

Bridlewise 14 

b f Street Sense - Kunooz (Hard Spun)

3 8-7
Ademar SantosLaurie Silvera
3
00
i
3
Royal blue, white stripes, royal blue sleeves, royal blue cap (Sherry Schoeman)

Glorafly Me 41 

dk f Delighted Season - Bold Gloria (Powerscourt)

3 8-7
Simon HusbandsSherry Schoeman
4
9-45
i
4
White, red and gold sash, red hoop on sleeves, white cap (McLellan, Brent, Mclellan, Russell And Simon, Stuart C)

Echo Bay 40 

ch f Flat Out - Cologne (Horse Chestnut)

Non Runner
5
8
i
5
Purple, white braces, purple and white QUARTERED cap (Biers, Kathy And Patterson, Brian)

Asha Ironborn 28 

dk f Mike Fox - Caledon (Arch)

3 8-7
Emma Jayne WilsonIan Black
6
06-2235
i
6
Navy, white stars on sleeves, navy and white quartered cap (Tony Gattellaro)

Desert Poem 14 

b f Desert Party - Humor And Music (Distorted Humor)

4 8-11
Patrick HusbandsTony Gattellaro
7
673
i
7
Black, grey 'v', red sleeves, grey cap (Vinodh Beharry)

Red Rita 23 

ch f Signature Red - Annarita (Indian Ocean)

3 8-7
Gary BoulangerAbraham Katryan
Verdict

DESERT POEM arrives in decent form and looks the most likely in the field to finally get off the mark. Bridlewise and Red Rita look the most likely threats to the selection.

18:59 Woodbine (USA) 17 Aug 2018

Race 3 - Maiden Special Weight (3YO plus)

Winner $38,430 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

3

6f

Firm

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
32-4352
i
1
Blue, white star, blue circles on white sleeves, blue cap (Robert Masterson)

Wild N Ready 26 

ch f More Than Ready - D'wild Ride (D'Wildcat)

BF
3 8-7 b1
Patrick HusbandsMark Casse
2
2332-82
i
2
White, red dots, black sleeves, red cap (Live Oak Plantation)

Ghostly Win 47 

b f Ghostzapper - Emanating (Cox's Ridge)

3 8-7
Jerome LermyteMark Casse
3
3-
i
3
Grey, navy sash, grey cap (Folkerth, Ted And Seitz, Fred)

Vivacitas 320 

dk f Bernardini - Stella Blue (Anabaa)

3 8-7
Rafael HernandezRoger Attfield
4
i
4
Yellow, green circle, green and red halved cap (Austin Hinds)

Mercury Rising 

b f Creative Cause - Ellsmere Island (Midnight Lute)

3 8-7
Christopher HusbandsRichard Morden
5
326
i
5
Beige and dark blue checks, dark blue cap (Mike Carroll)

Islay Inlet 34 

dk f Lemon Drop Kid - Breech Inlet (Holy Bull)

3 8-7
Eurico Silva DaJulia Carey
6
i
6
Black, gold disc, red arrow head, red hoops on sleeves, red button on black cap (Stronach Stables)

Silent Tango 

dk f Silent Name - Glamorously (Ghostzapper)

3 8-7 b1
Simon HusbandsMartin Hinckson
7
i
7
White, gold ball (Tony James)

Foxxy Belle 

ch f Leonnatus Anteas - Tory's Humorgirl (Sharp Humor)

3 8-7
Jesse CampbellMichael De Paulo
8
7-84635
i
8
Grey, burgundy diamond, green sleeves, green cap (Ricky Singh)

Lillz So Precious 26 

dk f Silent Name - Soulacious (Perfect Soul)

4 8-11
Ismael MosqueiraRicky Singh
9
0-30522
i
9
White, black yoke, white and black halved sleeves, burgundy cap (Canvasback Farms)

Alnilah 16 

ch f Smart Strike - Tribal Belle (Tribunal)

Non Runner
Verdict

Islay Inlet and Ghostly Win both merit consideration on their recent efforts but preference goes to WILD N READY, who was runner-up when last seen and can get off the mark at the seventh attempt.

19:30 Woodbine (USA) (Dirt) 17 Aug 2018

Race 4 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $10,080 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

4

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
06-6873
i
1
Light blue, navy cross sashes, navy stripes on sleeves, navy cap (Maggie LeBlanc)

Wardo 33 

dk g Wando - Lucky Commander (Deputy Commander)

D
5 8-7
Sheena RyanJr John Le Blanc,
2
67441
i
2
White, black yoke ,white and black halved sleeves, burgundy cap (Canvasback Farms)

Dubhe 16 

dk f Stephen Got Even - Sansonelle (Tribunal)

D
4 8-6
Ademar SantosDanny O'Callaghan
3
514647
i
3
White, burgundy diamond frame, burgundy bars on sleeves, white cap (A Bianco Holding Ltd)

Steve's Sonata 44 

gr/ g Graydar - Heaven's Voice (Lion Hearted)

D
3 8-5
Kazushi KimuraJennifer Shafer
4
3656-60
i
4
Black, gold diamond sleeves, gold cap (Maplehaven Equestrian Center)

Awsome Moi 7 

gr/ g Old Forester - Great Auntee (Great Gladiator)

6 8-9
Christopher HusbandsBlair Miller
5
3/512
i
5
Black, black cap (1569389 Ontario, Inc)

Silent Contempt 21 

b g Silent Name - Blues Dancing (Survivalist)

BF
4 8-9
Eurico Silva DaJim Ensom
6
37-4874
i
6
White, pink chevrons, pink chevrons on white sleeves, white cap (Denyse McClachrie)

Incredible Dee 21 

gr/ g Paddy O'prado - Mushroom Countess (Persian Bold)

5 8-9 b
Chantal SutherlandDenyse McClachrie
7
857573-
i
7
Light blue, navy sleeves, navy cap (Ian De Souza)

Rock River 321 

ch g Bob and John - Doolittle (Polish Numbers)

D BF
5 8-7
Kirk JohnsonReade Baker
8
96/3282
i
8
Blue and silver halves (Charles Boyd)

Mc Culley 33 

b g Giant Gizmo - Nossenko (Stravinsky)

D BF
6 8-9
Luis ContrerasHarold Ladouceur
Verdict

DUBHE will arrive full of confidence following her breakthrough success over track and trip and she might be able to complete the double. Dropping back from 7f won't bother Silent Contempt and he rates the biggest threat, ahead of Mc Culley, who was touched off here last time.

20:04 Woodbine (USA) 17 Aug 2018

Race 5 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $11,781 - 12 run - Draw Advantage: None

5

6f

Firm

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
453-022
i
1
Orange, green horseshoes, green hoops on sleeves, orange cap (David Trau)

Danny's Rush 37 

b g U S Ranger - Merion Miss (Halo)

4 8-11
Helen VanekThomas Lough
2
8606/0
i
2
Purple, blue blocks, orange hoops on purple sleeves, purple cap (Thoroughbred Race Club Lessee)

Dundurn 20 

ch g Philanthropist - Lola Darling (Matter of Honor)

5 8-9
Juan CrawfordReade Baker
3
5-78666
i
3
Purple, white disc, white dots on sleeves, purple cap (Buttigieg Training Centre)

Golden Exchange 20 

dk g Exchange Rate - Black Hills Goldie (Black Minnaloushe)

4 8-11
David MoranPaul Buttigieg
4
730528
i
4
White, blue blocks, blue hoops on sleeves (Racing Canada, Inc , Lessee)

Flashy Trial 37 

gr/ g Flashpoint - Maria Elena (El Prado)

3 8-5 b
Ademar SantosAbraham Katryan
5
87-6642
i
5
Orange, dark green hoops, dark green hoops on sleeves, orange cap (R M C Stable And The Estate Of Sydney C Cooper)

Foxy B 14 

ch g Leonnatus Anteas - Jonjack (Muhayaa)

3 8-7
Slade CallaghanDaniel Vella
6
43/
i
6
Black, white star, red cap (Pinnacle Racing And 1569389 Ontario, Inc)

Calculatin' Cat 733 

dk c Eskendereya - Catbaby (A.P. Indy)

BF
4 8-9
Luis ContrerasJim Ensom
7
5/67
i
7
Purple, blue blocks, orange hoops on purple sleeves, purple cap (Thoroughbred Race Club Lessee)

Dhani 34 

b g Silent Name - Appleby (Ascot Knight)

4 8-11
Emma Jayne WilsonReade Baker
8
6
i
8
Black, gold disc, red arrow head, red hoops on sleeves, red button on black cap (Stronach Stables)

Top Hat Trick 37 

dk g Hat Trick - Golden Venus (Storm Cat)

3 8-7 b1
Daisuke FukumotoMartin Hinckson
9
824-825
i
9
Yellow and red blocks, red hoop on yellow sleeves, yellow cap (Dr Anne Walker)

Juan Stormy Night 40 

dk g Number Juan - Beach Cottage (Stormy Atlantic)

7 8-9
Eurico Silva DaPat Parente
10
490-00
i
10
White, black horses head, black hoops on white sleeves, white cap (Joey Gee Thoroughbreds)

Awesome Joey 61 

ch g North Light - Just Awesome (Siphon)

4 8-11
Marklee BuchananKrista Cole
11
08-3435
i
11
Green, white maple leaf, white hoops on sleeves, green cap (McKague, Dr Ross A And Brenda)

Marselan 28 

dk g Stormy Atlantic - Colorino (Include)

3 8-7
Kazushi KimuraJulia Carey
12
9-593
i
12
Black, white checks, black sleeves, black cap (Aurora Meadows)

Bartman 26 

dk g Milwaukee Brew - Stormy Fuse (Lite The Fuse)

4 8-11
Chantal SutherlandPeter Berringer
Verdict

Calculatin' Cat has every chance if retaining his old ability, but preference is for a race-fit DHANI, who will benefit from dropping in both trip and grade. Marselan is another class dropper with claims.

20:37 Woodbine (USA) (Dirt) 17 Aug 2018

Race 6 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $12,600 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

6

1m 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
14-8754
i
1
White, royal blue star, pink stars on white sleeves, royal blue cap (Zilli Racing Stables)

Cenar 19 

dk g Society's Chairman - For Gillian (Gold Fever)

D
4 8-7
Slade CallaghanMichael De Paulo
2
767-788
i
2
Light blue, dark blue bird, light blue sleeves, dark blue cap (Bird, Sandra M And Ladouceur, Sarah)

Jurojin 19 

b g Giant Gizmo - Copelan County (Gibson County)

D
Non Runner
3
67-3340
i
3
Purple, white sleeves, white cap (Amber Mayers)

Milwaukee Flash 47 

b g Milwaukee Brew - Flashy Consort (Bold n' Flashy)

D
7 8-7
David MoranAmber Mayers
4
817-027
i
4
White, scarlet stripes, scarlet sleeves, scarlet cap (Bruno Schickedanz)

Love That Lute 96 

dk g Midnight Lute - Carrie My Love (Meadowlake)

D BF
4 8-7
Eurico Silva DaNorman McKnight
5
38-1054
i
5
Yellow, turquoise horses head, pink hoop on yellow sleeves, yellow cap (Lisa Burry)

Tinker Ring 23 

dk g Where's the Ring - Gypsy's Kin (Kinshasa)

D
4 8-9
Patrick HusbandsLisa Burry
6
602-411
i
6
Blue and silver halves (Charles Boyd)

Therealquaff 34 

b g Milwaukee Brew - Silver Foxtrail (Foxtrail)

D
4 8-9
Luis ContrerasHarold Ladouceur
7
958575
i
7
Navy blue, navy blue sleeves, navy blue cap (Lindsey Hoad)

Acting The Part 19 

ch g Strut The Stage - Truely Unreal (Unreal Zeal)

D
6 8-7
Daisuke FukumotoLindsey Hoad
Verdict

THEREALQUAFF has impressively notched up a course double and he might be able to strike again whilst the iron is hot. Love That Lute has been gelded since his last run and demands respect dropped in class, as does Tinker Ring, who ran well in a decent 7f event here latest.

21:10 Woodbine (USA) 17 Aug 2018

Race 7 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $13,860 - 9 run - Draw Advantage: None

7

6f

Firm

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
185-457
i
1
Red, white blocks, white sleeves, red cap (Robyn Lewis)

Bear On Fire 23 

ch g Fire Slam - Touch the Future (Once Wild)

D
10 8-7
Emma Jayne WilsonJim Ensom
2
40-6112
i
2
Orange, green horseshoes, green hoops on sleeves, orange cap (David Trau)

Hunts Bay 26 

b g American Lion - Moon Orchid (Malibu Moon)

D
4 8-9
Pierre MailhotThomas Lough
3
65-4374
i
3
Blue, red sleeves, red cap (Kirk Sutherland)

Sumerian Bell 37 

dk g Flatter - Tribal Belle (Tribunal)

D
6 8-7
Christopher HusbandsHarold Ladouceur
4
46-5146
i
4
Gold, purple cross sashes, purple stripes on sleeves, purple and gold halved cap (Greenoaks Farm)

Timeiseverything 13 

b g Graeme Hall - Howaboutrightnow (Montbrook)

D
4 8-9
Jeffrey AldersonAngus Buntain
5
7-68554
i
5
Yellow and purple halved, black horse (Holly Delaney)

Dixie Whistler 23 

b g Dixie Union - Catch The Flag (A.P. Indy)

D
7 8-7 b
Ademar SantosSteven Chircop
6
531-324
i
6
Black, red sleeves, red cap (Leavey, Wayne And Nguyen, Tien)

Virga 30 

b g Street Boss - Joyce Ann (Pine Bluff)

D
5 8-9
Eurico Silva DaRonald Sadler
7
762566
i
7
Black, Silver disc, Black cap (Norseman Racing Stable)

Budding 11 

b g Spring At Last - Platinee (Gulch)

D
7 8-7
Chantal SutherlandJohn Mattine
8
9/44-662
i
8
White, pink triangle, white and pink halved sleeves, pink cap (Barbara Minshall)

Sky Marshal 23 

b g Sky Mesa - Wildcat Melody (Unbridled's Song)

D
5 8-7
O MorenoBarbara Minshall
9
0-06371
i
9
White and black halved, black circle, black sleeves, black and white quartered cap (Foxcroft Racing Stable And Crean, Robert F)

Dani's Victory 13 

gr/ g Victor's Cry - True To Me (Yes It's True)

D
4 8-9
Gary BoulangerRobert Crean
Verdict

DANI'S VICTORY looked on good terms with himself when scoring here latest and may be able to notch a quick double. Sky Marshal and Virga can scrap it out for the silver medal.

21:43 Woodbine (USA) (Dirt) 17 Aug 2018

Race 8 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $15,183 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

8

1m 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
47-5461
i
1
Silver, green stripes, green star on silver sleeves, green cap (George, Chris And McKellar, Jason)

Willy's Castle 11 

b g Wilburn - American Castle (Quiet American)

D
4 8-9
Eurico Silva DaJohn Charalambous
2
6-73022
i
2
Blue, black disc, black hoop on sleeves, blue and black quartered cap (Gierkink, Ron And Gierkink, Teresa)

Rocket Plan 19 

b g Plan - Gin N Ginger (Go For Gin)

D
5 8-7
Simon HusbandsJr John Le Blanc,
3
113284
i
3
White, black sash, black hoop on white sleeves, white cap (Racer's Edge Inc)

Telling You Twice 27 

ch g Telling - Twice Lucky (Two Punch)

D
4 8-7
Kazushi KimuraNorman McKnight
4
27233-7
i
4
White with red stripes on front & back, blue sleeves (True North Stable)

Seize The Bay 20 

b g Sligo Bay - Stormin Wife (Stormin Fever)

D
5 8-9
Emma Jayne WilsonLorne Richards
5
556193
i
5
Black, Gold Ball, Black Stars On Gold Sleeves, Black cap, gold stars (Centennial Farms (Niagara) Inc)

Bealestreet Dancer 19 

gr/ g Speightstown - Summer Wind Dancer (Siberian Summer)

D
5 8-7
Daisuke FukumotoPat Parente
6
8-47741
i
6
Olive green, gold braces, olive green sleeves, gold cap (Lesley Crowe)

Crumlin Night 14 

gr/ g Court Vision - Kiamika (With Approval)

D
3 8-3
Kirk JohnsonMichael Wright
7
241236
i
7
Pink, white ball, pink cap (Michael Wright Racing Stable, Inc)

Greenfield 19 

dk g Marchfield - Green Pond (Forestry)

D BF
6 8-9
Alan GarciaMichael Wright
Verdict

Willy's Castle is respected as he bids to land a course double but preference is for ROCKET PLAN, who was thwarted by under a length over C&D last time and arrives in great order. Bealestreet Dancer looks best of the rest.

22:16 Woodbine (USA) 17 Aug 2018

Race 9 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $13,104 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

9

1m 110y

Fast

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
678-269
i
1
Yellow and purple triangular thirds, yellow sleeves (Kendra Wieczorek)

Calais Cove 19 

ch f English Channel - Montefiore (Rahy)

4 8-9
Skye ChernetzKendra Wieczorek
2
6-88447
i
2
Orange, black hoops on sleeves, black cap (Arthur Amos)

Show Me The Prize 19 

dk f Exhi - Christine's Prize (Prized)

3 8-5
Ademar SantosRoss Armata
3
4-4344
i
3
White, green shamrock, green and gold halved cap (Dura Racing And M j doyle Racing Stables Ltd)

Celtic Singer 23 

ch f Wilburn - Romantic Song (Songandaprayer)

Non Runner
4
8093-67
i
4
Sky blue, white butterfly, white and black hoops on sky blue sleeves, sky blue cap (Northern Dawn Stables Inc And Cole, Krista Gail)

Awesomeendswithme 41 

dk f Overanalyze - Vixen (Any Given Saturday)

3 8-7
Marklee BuchananKrista Cole
5
95
i
5
Red and black stripes, white sleeves, red and black halved cap (Gustav Schickedanz)

Touch Above 35 

dk f Sky Conqueror - Always Best (Touch Gold)

Non Runner
6
6855-52
i
6
green, gold stripes, green sleeves, green and gold quartered cap (Greer, Brandon And Terry)

Georgia Sweets 42 

ch m Showing Up - Candy Cruise (Candy Ride)

5 8-11
Alan GarciaBrandon Greer
7
00
i
7
Black, black chevrons on red sleeves, black and red quartered cap (Jaroslaw Kowalczyk)

Unrivaled Soul 42 

b f Perfect Soul - Unchecked (Unbridled)

3 8-5
Rafael HernandezNorman McKnight
8
59-5632
i
8
Blue, grey horseshoe, red sash, blue sleeves, blue cap (Trevon Gonsalves)

Easy Bid 19 

gr/ m Smooth Bid - Easy Grace (E Dubai)

5 8-9
Jeffrey AldersonW Armata
9
56/252-
i
9
Light blue, horse on navy and white maple leaf, navy sleeves, navy cap (Hidden Springs Inc And Dobbin, Barry)

Hidden Appeal 313 

dk m Niigon - Lady d'Wildcat (D'Wildcat)

5 8-9
Eurico Silva DaKevin Attard
10
682428
i
10
Green and black halves, yellow sleeves, yellow cap (i2 Stables)

Cheetahra 19 

ch m Marchfield - Old Flame (Black Tie Affair)

Non Runner
11
477-755
i
11
Turquoise,white sleeves & cap (3 Sons Racing Stable Ltd)

Glamour Lady 19 

dk f More Than Ready - High Quail (Tiznow)

3 8-7
Gary BoulangerRobert Tiller
12
966004
i
12
Black, gold hoops on sleeves, black and gold halved cap (Equus Holdings)

Petite Amie 11 

ch f Kentucky Bear - Seeyoubymoonlight (Maria's Mon)

Non Runner
Verdict

Hidden Appeal is worth a market check on her return but of more interest is EASY BID, who could step up on her 7f course second latest now tackling this longer trip. Georgia Sweets is also expected to be thereabouts at the finish.