18:16 Gulfstream
Race 1 - Claiming
Race 1 - Claiming
Distance: 1m 110y Runners: 10
Flat Turf
1m 110y
BLUE HARBOR has been contesting much stronger races than this of late and can take full advantage of the drop in grade. J R 's Holiday and Sahara Storm can also get competitive.
No Runner Rating Previous Odds Odds Each Way 1/5 1-2-3
1 (1)
J R 's Holiday
Reylu Gutierrez/S Joseph Jr
Age: 5
Weight: 8-10
Spotlight Form: 4353-58
SP
He has won three times at 1m on good ground, but last win was over two years ago. Beaten 8l behind Conquest Sandman at 22-1 when last of 8 on his latest outing at Gulfstream over 1m (good) in March. Not without claims in this company.
2 (2)
Blue Harbor
Tyler Gaffalione/David Fawkes
Age: 6
Weight: 8-10
Spotlight Form: 3436-55
SP
Winner of five races from 7f to 1m on firm and good ground. Finished 9l behind Zipping when fifth of 7 at 9-2 on his latest outing at Gulfstream over 1m (firm) last month. Has been found a good opening.
3 (3)
Biloxi Bay
Emisael Jaramillo/Mark Casse
Age: 4
Weight: 8-10
Spotlight Form: 524-148
SP
Successful at 1m and 1m 1f on good ground and on the all-weather. Beaten 3 1/2l behind Appa at 7-1 when eighth of 11 on his latest outing at Gulfstream over 7f (good) in April. Recent form reads well.
4 (4)
Sahara Storm
Samy Camacho/Bobby Dibona
Age: 4
Weight: 8-10
Spotlight Form: 23-5514
SP
Successful twice at 1m on good ground. Finished 3 1/2l behind Til The End when fourth of 8 at 19-5 on his latest outing at Gulfstream over 1m (good) last month. A must for the shortlist.
5 (5)
Unexplained
Miguel Vasquez/Armando De La Cerda
Age: 5
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: 14-2674
SP
Successful at 7f and 1m 1f on the all-weather. Finished 7l behind Cometin when last of 4 at 9-5 on his latest outing at Gulfstream over 1m last month. Not to be overlooked.
6 (6)
Two Step Time
Romero Maragh/Joseph Orseno
Age: 5
Weight: 8-10
Spotlight Form: 386-465
SP
He has won three times at 1m on good ground, but last win was over two years ago. Finished 6l behind Salute The Colonel when fifth of 9 at 4-1 on his latest outing at Gulfstream over 7f (good) in February. Having his first run for a new stable today and entitled to show improvement.
7 (7)
Give To U. K. Cats
Nik Juarez/Marcus Vitali
Age: 5
Weight: 8-10
Spotlight Form: 112/853
SP
He has won four times from 5f to 1m on good ground. Third of 4 behind Cometin beaten 6l at 9-5 on his latest outing at Gulfstream over 1m last month. Will need to improve again.
8 (8)
Beneficiary
Leonel Reyes/Nick Mastronardi
Age: 5
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: 587443
SP
He has won three times from 7f to 1m on firm and good ground. Third of 9 behind Bingo Bango Bongo beaten 7l at 11-1 on his latest outing at Gulfstream over 1m (good) last month. Forecast price reflects chance.
9 (9)
Chepstow
Tyler Gaffalione/Ralph Ziadie
Age: 8
Weight: 8-10
Spotlight Form: 192-522
SP
Has won ten races from 6f to 1m on good ground and on the all-weather. Beaten 1 1/2l by Manolete when second of 7 at 17-5 on his latest outing at Gulfstream over 1m last month. Reserve. Main track only.
10 (10)
Dizzy Gillespie
Jonathan Gonzales/Rohan Crichton
Age: 4
Weight: 8-10
Spotlight Form: 762312
SP
Winner of five races from 6f to 1m on firm ground and on the all-weather. Beaten 6l by Phish Fan when second of 6 at 13-5 on his latest outing at Gulfstream over 7f (good) last month. Reserve. Main track only.
Unnamed Favourite
SP
Unnamed 2nd Favourite
SP