20:04 Mahoning Valley
Race 6 - Claiming
Race 6 - Claiming
Distance: 1m 70y Runners: 10
Flat AW
1m 70y
WITH EXPRESSION was much improved when second last time and he can go one better here to land his first victory of 2017. Ten Guitars was in third that day and is entitled to respect once again, while Love Your Humor is another consistent contender who can get involved.
No Runner Rating Previous Odds Odds Each Way 1/5 1-2-3
7 (7)
Full Metal
Addiel Ayala/Richard Vickers
Age: 6
Weight: 8-12
Spotlight Form: 744964
SP
He has won three times from 1m to 1m 2f. Finished 13l behind Sabbiadoro when fourth of 7 at 11-1 on his latest outing at Thistledown over 1m last month. Entitled to get involved.
1 (1)
Indygo Cat
Gerardo Corrales/Laurie Pratt
Age: 4
Weight: 8-12
Spotlight Form: 857868
SP
Successful twice at 1m. Beaten 16l behind Spanish Armada at 45-1 when eighth of 12 on his latest outing at Thistledown over 1m last month. More required.
3 (3)
Love Your Humor
Luis Rivera/Jeffrey Radosevich
Age: 6
Weight: 8-12
Spotlight Form: 437333
SP
Winner of five races from 5f to 6f. Third of 9 behind Runnin Fun beaten 10l at 3-1 on his latest outing at Thistledown over 6f last month. Consistent and considered.
4 (4)
Moon Traveler
Irwin Rosendo/Danny Bird
Age: 8
Weight: 8-12
Spotlight Form: 736240
SP
Winner of five races from 6f to 1m. Beaten 14l behind Secret Invasion at 17-4 when 10th of 11 on his latest outing at Mahoning Valley over 1m (good) earlier this month. Inconsistent and could struggle.
5 (5)
Electric Alphabet
Luis Quinones/Shane Spiess
Age: 11
Weight: 8-12
Spotlight Form: 765236
SP
Has won 13 races from 1m to 1m 1f. Finished 7l behind Secret Invasion when sixth of 11 at 11-1 on his latest outing at Mahoning Valley over 1m (good) earlier this month. Place claims.
6 (6)
Eskendulce
Orlando Mojica/Joseph Poole
Age: 5
Weight: 8-12
Spotlight Form: 441273
SP
Winner of five races from 6f to 1m. Third of 7 behind Woelf Den beaten at 7-1 on his latest outing at Mahoning Valley over 1m (good) last month. One to consider here.
2 (2)
Sunset Strut
Renzo Diaz/Pablo Torres
Age: 4
Weight: 8-12
Spotlight Form: 577276
SP
Successful twice at 1m. Finished 6l behind Noble Dave when sixth of 8 at 40-1 on his latest outing at Thistledown over 6f last month. Opposable here.
8 (8)
Ten Guitars
Walter De La Cruz/Jason Dacosta
Age: 4
Weight: 8-12
Spotlight Form: 455533
SP
Successful twice at 1m. Third of 11 behind Secret Invasion beaten 2l at 7-2 on his latest outing at Mahoning Valley over 1m (good) earlier this month. Consistent and should have plenty more to come.
9 (9)
Mike's Chance
Yuri Yaranga/Robin Keller
Age: 5
Weight: 8-12
Spotlight Form: 458367
SP
He has won four times at 1m. Beaten 8l behind Painted Valley at 19-2 when seventh of 9 on his latest outing at Indiana Grand Race Course over 6f last month. Having his first run for a new stable today, previously with Marvin Johnson, and that could inspire an improvement.
10 (10)
With Expression
T Houghton/Craig Sweeting
Age: 6
Weight: 8-12
Spotlight Form: 6-53692
SP
He has won four times at 1m. Beaten 1 1/2l by Secret Invasion when second of 11 at 40-1 on his latest outing at Mahoning Valley over 1m (good) earlier this month. Much improved and could go one better.
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