20:55 Laurel Park
Race 8 - Starter Allowance
Race 8 - Starter Allowance
Distance: 5f 110y Runners: 10
Flat AW
5f 110y
You can almost set your clock by SARATOGA WILDCAT he is that consistent (finished no worse than third in 10 starts so far this year) and he looks sure to play a leading role in this contest. There are plenty of others with claims, however, including Scout's Honor and Stone Bandit.
No Runner Rating Previous Odds Odds Each Way 1/5 1-2-3
7 (7)
Far From Awesome
Adrian Flores/Jennifer Shannon
Age: 4
Weight: 8-10
Spotlight Form: 232487
SP
Successful at 5f and 6f. Beaten 13l behind Saratoga Bob at 22-1 when seventh of 8 on his latest outing at Laurel Park over 6f in June. Set an easier assignment on his return.
1 (1)
Stone Bandit
Anthony Salgado/Silvio Martin
Age: 5
Weight: 8-13
Spotlight Form: 172171
SP
Has won eight races from 4f to 6f. A winner at 6-4 at Laurel Park over 5f on his latest outing last month, beating Union Blues by a neck. Warrants respect chasing his fourth win of the year.
3 (3)
Key Mono
Walter Llagas/Damon Dilodovico
Age: 4
Weight: 8-10
Spotlight Form: 5-01171
SP
He has won four times from 5f to 7f. Won on his latest outing when evens fav at Laurel Park over 5f in September, beating Martywiththeparty by 6l. Could barely have won that any easier, but this is tougher.
4 (4)
Papacho
Victor Carrasco/Michael Gorham
Age: 4
Weight: 8-10
Spotlight Form: 418227
SP
Winner of five races from 5f to 6f. Beaten 14l behind Magnifier at 17-2 when last of 7 on his latest outing at Delaware Park over 6f last month. That was a worryingly tame effort.
5 (5)
The Great Provider
Rosario Montanez/Lacey Gaudet
Age: 7
Weight: 8-10
Spotlight Form: 524241
SP
Has won nine races from 5f to 6f. Won on his latest outing when 3-5fav at Laurel Park over 6f last month, beating Turbin by 1 1/4l. Having his first run for a new stable today, previously with Kieron Magee. Capable of mixing it at this level.
6 (6)
Saratoga Wildcat
Sheldon Russell/Lester Stickler, Jr
Age: 6
Weight: 8-10
Spotlight Form: 334223
SP
Winner of seven races from 6f to 1m. Third of 7 behind Appealing Future beaten 2 1/4l at 6-1 on his latest outing at Philadelphia Park over 6f last month. Looks sure to give another good account.
2 (2)
Sing Praises
Johan Rosado/Mario Serey, Jr
Age: 6
Weight: 8-10
Spotlight Form: 35-3112
SP
Winner of five races from 5f to 1m. Beaten by Scout's Honor when second of 7 on his latest outing at Laurel Park over 5f earlier this month. Having his first run for a new stable today, previously with Kenneth Decker. He and Scout's Honor should be closely matched again.
8 (8)
Scout's Honor
Alex Cintron/Jonathan Maldonado
Age: 9
Weight: 8-13
Spotlight Form: 312211
SP
Winner of seven races from 5f to 6f. A winner at Laurel Park over 5f earlier this month, beating Sing Praises. Having his first run for a new stable today, previously with Kieron Magee. Now takes the step up in class he has earned.
9 (9)
Martywiththeparty
Jomar Torres/Claudio Gonzalez
Age: 4
Weight: 8-13
Spotlight Form: 76-8211
SP
Winner of six races from 5f to 7f. Won on his latest outing when 2-5fav at Laurel Park over 6f last month, beating Goodbyeseeulater by 4l. Has to be respected following two easy wins at a lower level.
10 (10)
Slide By You
Tais Lyapustina/Jennifer Shannon
Age: 6
Weight: 8-10
Spotlight Form: 5-97767
SP
He has won four times from 5f to 1m. Beaten 16l behind Mid Ocean at 55-1 when last of 7 on his latest outing at Laurel Park over 1m in September. Best to look elsewhere.
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