18:31 Gulfstream
Race 5 - Ladies Turf Sprint Stakes
Race 5 - Ladies Turf Sprint Stakes
Distance: 5f 0y Runners: 10
Flat Turf
5f 0y
MORTICIA rattled the crossbar over track and trip last time and should go close with a repeat performance. Smiling Causeway, third behind the selection latest, is considered the main danger ahead of Painting Corners.
No Runner Rating Previous Odds Odds Each Way 1/5 1-2-3
5 (5)
Morticia
Tyler Gaffalione/Ii George Arnold,
Age: 5
Weight: 8-7
Spotlight Form: 143342-
3/1
SP
Winner of seven races from 5f to 7f on good ground. Beaten 3/4l by Girls Know Best when second of 14 at 33-10 on her latest outing at Gulfstream over 5f (good) in December last year. Holding her form well and cannot be left out of calculations.
3 (3)
Painting Corners
Flavien Prat/Peter Miller
Age: 5
Weight: 8-7
Spotlight Form: 44112-4
9/2
SP
Winner of five races from 5f to 6f on good ground. Finished 9l behind Belvoir Bay when last of 4 at 9-5 on her latest outing in the Grade 3 Las Cienegas Stakes at Santa Anita over 6f (firm) earlier this month. Minor money is unlikely to be beyond her.
10 (10)
Blue Bahia
Paco Lopez/Jason Servis
Age: 6
Weight: 8-7
Spotlight Form: 11/0123-
9/2
SP
Has won nine races at 5f on good ground. Third of 9 behind Oxford Comma beaten 2l at 4-5fav on her latest outing at Gulfstream over 5f (good) in December last year. Wouldn't be winning out of turn.
1 (1)
Surrender Now
Luis Saez/Peter Miller
Age: 4
Weight: 8-7
Spotlight Form: 17/6911-
11/2
SP
She has won four times at 5f on good ground and on the all-weather. Won on her latest outing when 19-10fav at Del Mar over 5f (good) in August last year, beating Deer Valley by 1l. On a hat-trick but opposable now up in grade.
8 (8)
Smiling Causeway
Javier Castellano/Arnaud Delacour
Age: 5
Weight: 8-9
Spotlight Form: 268823-
11/2
SP
Winner of five races from 5f to 6f on good ground and on the all-weather. Third of 14 behind Girls Know Best beaten 1 3/4l at 8-1 on her latest outing at Gulfstream over 5f (good) in December last year. A pillar of consistency and expected to make her presence felt.
6 (6)
Just Talkin
Irad Ortiz Jr/Jason Servis
Age: 6
Weight: 8-5
Spotlight Form: 313374-
9/1
SP
She has won three times from 5f to 7f on good ground. Finished 3l behind Girls Know Best when fourth of 14 at 6-1 on her latest outing at Gulfstream over 5f (good) in December last year. Minor money may be within her grasp.
4 (4)
Cherry Lodge
Jose Ortiz/Todd Pletcher
Age: 5
Weight: 8-5
Spotlight Form: 157/310-
10/1
SP
She has won three times from 5f to 7f on good ground and on the all-weather. Beaten 10l behind Capla Temptress at 15-1 when 10th of 14 on her latest outing in the Grade 3 My Charmer Stakes at Gulfstream over 1m (good) in December last year. Makes more appeal on her preceding victory at Keeneland.
2 (2)
Miz Mayhem
Joel Rosario/Edward Plesa, Jr
Age: 4
Weight: 8-9
Spotlight Form: 111815-
12/1
SP
Winner of seven races at 5f on good ground and on the all-weather. Finished 3 1/2l behind Girls Know Best when fifth of 14 at 3-1jt-fav on her latest outing at Gulfstream over 5f (good) in December last year. Has work to do with Morticia (second) on that run.
9 (9)
Pastime
Chris Landeros/Victoria Oliver
Age: 5
Weight: 8-5
Spotlight Form: 62332-3
40/1
SP
Successful twice at 5f on good ground. Third of 6 behind Escapade beaten 1/2l at 17-2 on her latest outing at Gulfstream over 5f (good) earlier this month. Wouldn't need to find much improvement to get back on the winning trail.
7 (7)
Razorback Lady
Romero Maragh/P Biancone
Age: 4
Weight: 8-5
Spotlight Form: 12/2451-
50/1
SP
Successful at 5f and 6f on good ground and on the all-weather. A winner at 35-1 at Gulfstream over 5f (good) on her latest outing in December last year, beating Tap Tap Taparoo by 1l. A double is a distinct possibility.
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