20:41 Belmont Park
Race 5 - Allowance Optional Claiming
Race 5 - Allowance Optional Claiming
Distance: 7f 0y Runners: 7
Flat AW
7f 0y
GOLD FOR THE KING arrives here in fine form and can take the drop in class in his stride. Daddy D T and True Timber can fight it out for the minor honours.
No Runner Rating Previous Odds Odds Each Way 1/4 1-2
1 (1)
Daddy D T
Manuel Franco/Charlton Baker
Age: 6
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: 91-1361
SP
Winner of five races from 6f to 1m. A winner at 15-2 at Belmont Park over 6f on his latest outing last month, beating Full Salute by 1 3/4l. One to consider.
2 (2)
Pete's Play Call
David Cohen/Robertino Diodoro
Age: 5
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: 125-314
SP
Winner of five races from 6f to 7f. Finished 7l behind Switzerland when fourth of 8 at 5-2 on his latest outing at Oaklawn Park over 6f in April. Needs to bounce back.
3 (3)
Patternrecognition
Javier Castellano/Chad Brown
Age: 5
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: 22221-4
SP
Successful at 6f and 1m. Finished 6l behind Wonderful Light when fourth of 7 at 7-4fav on his latest outing at Belmont Park over 6f last month. Capable of better.
4 (4)
Gold For The King
Joel Rosario/Charlton Baker
Age: 4
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: 62581-2
SP
Winner of five races from 6f to 7f. Beaten 3l by My Boy Tate when second of 8 at 19-5 on his latest outing at Aqueduct over 7f in January. Has some strong form in the book.
5 (5)
True Timber
Luis Saez/Kiaran McLaughlin
Age: 4
Weight: 8-10
Spotlight Form: 526-133
SP
Successful twice at 6f. Third of 7 behind Wonderful Light beaten 4 1/2l at 12-1 on his latest outing at Belmont Park over 6f last month. Place claims.
6 (6)
Gypsum Johnny
Jose Ortiz/Linda Rice
Age: 6
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: 4315-86
SP
Has won eight races from 6f to 1m. Finished 7l behind Eye Luv Lulu when last of 6 at 15-2 on his latest outing at Belmont Park over 6f in April. Drop in grade will suit.
7 (7)
Tighten Up
Jomar Garcia/Rolando Lima
Age: 4
Weight: 8-12
Spotlight Form: 4-11561
SP
Winner of six races from 6f to 1m. A winner at 40-1 at Philadelphia Park over 1m on his latest outing last month, beating Thomas Knight by a neck. Needs to improve up in class.
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