21:02 Mahoning Valley
Race 8 - Claiming
Race 8 - Claiming
Distance: 5f 0y Runners: 12
Flat AW
5f 0y
Recent winner Hebert Hall has to be respected along with Silver Punch, who drops in grade. However, preference is for DUTY CALLS, who has been in fine form of late and could follow up his triumph last time.
No Runner Rating Previous Odds Odds Each Way 1/5 1-2-3
8 (8)
Hummed
Hector Berrios/Richard Vickers
Age: 5
Weight: 8-10
Spotlight Form: 9650-14
SP
He has won three times from 4f to 6f. Finished behind Sun Magic when fourth of 9 at 18-1 on his latest outing at Thistledown over 4f in August. Consistent and could play a part.
1 (1)
Silver Punch
Carson Sullivan/Marcus O Donnell
Age: 5
Weight: 8-10
Spotlight Form: 234558
SP
He has won three times at 5f. Beaten 15l behind Joe Bailey at 16-1 when eighth of 9 on his latest outing at Mahoning Valley over 5f last month. One to consider.
3 (3)
Endless Escape
Chad Murphy/T Haehn
Age: 5
Weight: 8-10
Spotlight Form: 449324
SP
Winner of six races from 5f to 6f. Finished 2 1/4l behind Shane Roars when fourth of 8 at 14-5 on his latest outing at Mountaineer Park over 6f last month. Having his first run for a new stable today, previously with Kevin DeBruhl, and that could see an improved showing.
4 (4)
Nikispring
Addiel Ayala/Geoffrey Dixon
Age: 4
Weight: 8-10
Spotlight Form: 067577
SP
He has won three times at 5f. Beaten 8l behind Racy at 140-1 when seventh of 9 on his latest outing at Presque Isle Downs over 5f in July. Having his first run for a new stable today, previously with Debbie Schaber. Much more needed now.
5 (5)
Continental Club
Irwin Rosendo/Guy Tauzin
Age: 5
Weight: 8-10
Spotlight Form: 264218
SP
He has won four times from 5f to 6f. Well beaten at 9-2 behind Dayjur Hooq when eighth of 9 on his latest outing at Thistledown over 6f last month. Needs to leave that run in the past.
6 (6)
Angelo M
Agustin Bracho/John Brown
Age: 4
Weight: 8-10
Spotlight Form: 560889
SP
He has won four times from 5f to 6f. Well beaten at 9-1 behind Dayjur Hooq when last of 9 on his latest outing at Thistledown over 6f last month. Having his first run for a new stable today, previously with Anthony Rini. Much more required.
7 (7)
Right On Ready
Alexis Ortiz/Russell Polichena
Age: 5
Weight: 8-10
Spotlight Form: 559794
SP
Has won nine races at 6f. Finished 7l behind Knox My Sox when fourth of 10 at 22-1 on his latest outing at Mahoning Valley over 5f (good) last month. Slowly improving.
2 (2)
Hebert Hall
Noel Vigil/John Brown
Age: 9
Weight: 8-10
Spotlight Form: 825-471
SP
Has won ten races from 4f to 6f. A winner at 11-2 at Thistledown over 5f on his latest outing in May, beating Gold Production by 3/4l. Place claims.
9 (9)
Duty Calls
T Houghton/Robert Gorham
Age: 9
Weight: 8-12
Spotlight Form: 4-23321
SP
Has won 20 races from 2f to 6f. Won on his latest outing when 11-5fav at Mahoning Valley over 5f earlier this month, beating Union Label by 1/2l. Leading figure.
10 (10)
Motormech
Jacob Radosevich/Richard Vickers
Age: 8
Weight: 8-10
Spotlight Form: 913368
SP
Has won nine races from 5f to 1m. Beaten 9l behind Dunkin Bend at 22-1 when eighth of 11 on his latest outing at Thistledown over 6f in July. Having his first run for a new stable today, previously with Valerie Shanyfelt, and much more required for new handler.
11 (11)
I Use Tohave Money
Armando Martinez/Kelli Martinez
Age: 6
Weight: 8-10
Spotlight Form: 567774
SP
Winner of five races from 4f to 6f. Finished behind Gretsie when fourth of 7 at 55-1 on his latest outing at Belterra Park over 5f in September. Live outsider to consider.
12 (12)
Stourbridge Lion
Edgar Paucar/Edward Clouston
Age: 7
Weight: 8-10
Spotlight Form: 765-612
SP
Winner of seven races from 5f to 6f. Beaten 2 1/2l by Curlin's Kid when second of 9 at 17-5 on his latest outing at Mountaineer Park over 5f in August. Respected here.
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