20:40 Thistledown
Race 5 - Claiming
Race 5 - Claiming
Distance: 6f 0y Runners: 8
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6f 0y
KENTUCKY BREEZE is holding his form well at present and is entitled to have improved again for the recent stable switch and gelding operation. Big Nono dotted up here last time and is respected despite having more on his plate this time, while Back To Seattle can also get competitive.
No Runner Rating Previous Odds Odds Each Way 1/5 1-2-3
1 (1)
Black Pearl
Marco Ccamaque/Rodney Faulkner
Age: 4
Weight: 8-6
Spotlight Form: 534217
SP
Successful twice at 6f. Beaten 8l behind Exceptional City at 25-1 when seventh of 9 on his latest outing at Thistledown over 5f earlier this month. Questions to answer now.
2 (2)
Ten Legions
Walter De La Cruz/Jason Dacosta
Age: 3
Weight: 8-3
Spotlight Form: 8-43188
SP
Successful at 5f and 6f. Beaten 8l behind Exceptional City at 11-1 when eighth of 9 on his latest outing at Thistledown over 5f earlier this month. A winner three starts back but has struggled the last twice.
3 (3)
Mission Critical
T Houghton/Raquel Castro
Age: 7
Weight: 8-6
Spotlight Form: 866-346
SP
Successful at 5f and 6f, but last win was over two years ago. Finished 7l behind Exceptional City when sixth of 9 at 60-1 on his latest outing at Thistledown over 5f earlier this month. Difficult to recommend this one.
4 (4)
Wise Warrior
Irwin Rosendo/Timothy Hamm
Age: 4
Weight: 8-6
Spotlight Form: 465-908
SP
Successful at 5f and 6f. Beaten 8l behind Lemon Royal at 55-1 when eighth of 12 on his latest outing at Mahoning Valley over 6f in March. Tough ask.
5 (5)
Kentucky Breeze
Diego Gomez/Glenroy Brown
Age: 4
Weight: 8-6
Spotlight Form: 391313
SP
Successful twice at 1m. Third of 6 behind Knockout Ranger beaten at 18-5 on his latest outing at Thistledown over 1m last month. Having his first run for a new stable today, previously with Ray Vernino. Having his first run since a gelding operation and is respected.
6 (6)
Joe De Joe
Christian Pilares/Robert Gorham
Age: 6
Weight: 8-6
Spotlight Form: 59-2565
SP
Successful twice at 6f. Finished 7l behind Champagne Victory when fifth of 6 at 5-1 on his latest outing at Indiana Grand Race Course over 5f last month. Not without place claims.
7 (7)
Back To Seattle
Jarred Journet/Jami Poole
Age: 7
Weight: 8-6
Spotlight Form: 93624-3
SP
Successful at 5f and 6f. Third of 7 behind Judah beaten 2l at 10-1 on his latest outing at Mountaineer Park over 5f (good) last month. Having his first run for a new stable today, previously with Jay Bernardini, and the market may tell us more.
8 (8)
Big Nono
Hector Berrios/Xavier Rivera
Age: 3
Weight: 8-5
Spotlight Form: 698321
SP
Successful at 5f and 6f. Won on his latest outing when 1-2fav at Thistledown over 5f earlier this month, beating He's No Angel by 14l. More on his plate here but a bold performance anticipated nevertheless.
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