22:42 Turf Paradise
Race 7 - Claiming
Race 7 - Claiming
Distance: 1m 0y Runners: 10
Flat AW
1m 0y
NORTHERN IOWA has been running well in defeat, earning a silver medal the last twice, and is taken to gain a deserved success at the expense of African Fighter and Senna.
No Runner Rating Previous Odds Odds Each Way 1/5 1-2-3
7 (7)
African Fighter
Israel Hernandez/Eliazar Salas
Age: 5
Weight: 8-12
Spotlight Form: 676443
SP
He has won four times at 1m. Third of 9 behind Kiss Sin Goodbye beaten 2 3/4l at 9-10fav on his latest outing at Turf Paradise over 1m last month. Having his first run for a new stable today, previously with Dan Morgan. Expected to be there or thereabouts.
1 (1)
Jack In The Pops
Chad Lindsay/Stacey Rushton
Age: 5
Weight: 8-12
Spotlight Form: 373775
SP
Winner of seven races from 5f to 1m. Finished 7l behind The Great Caper when fifth of 10 at 60-1 on his latest outing at Turf Paradise over 6f earlier this month. Hard to fancy on recent evidence.
3 (3)
Grand Sunset
Erick Lopez/Jose Silva
Age: 4
Weight: 8-12
Spotlight Form: 265317
SP
He has won three times from 5f to 1m. Beaten 11l behind Del Rio Harbor at 22-1 when seventh of 10 on his latest outing at Turf Paradise over 1m earlier this month but not ruled out if back to his best.
4 (4)
Durtdobbr
Luis Rodriguez/Michael Shipp
Age: 5
Weight: 8-12
Spotlight Form: 247186
SP
He has won four times from 5f to 1m. Finished 17l behind Kiss Sin Goodbye when sixth of 9 at 22-1 on his latest outing at Turf Paradise over 1m last month. Probably bidding for a place at best.
5 (5)
Givajunior Mint
Sahin Civaci/Steve Koler
Age: 9
Weight: 8-12
Spotlight Form: 649059
SP
Has won nine races from 5f to 1m. Well beaten at 40-1 behind Kiss Sin Goodbye when last of 9 on his latest outing at Turf Paradise over 1m last month and that does not augur well for his prospects in this contest.
6 (6)
Bravado
Scott Stevens/Jacque Guerra
Age: 5
Weight: 8-12
Spotlight Form: 321154
SP
He has won three times from 4f to 1m. Finished 4l behind Del Rio Harbor when fourth of 10 at 9-2 on his latest outing at Turf Paradise over 1m earlier this month. Place claims.
2 (2)
Call It Luke
Leslie Mawing/Ariel Gordon
Age: 6
Weight: 8-12
Spotlight Form: 405277
SP
He has won four times from 6f to 1m. Beaten 14l behind Winter Wally at 11-1 when last of 7 on his latest outing at Canterbury Park over 1m in September. Having his first run for a new stable today, previously with Michael Bolinger. Not without a squeak on his best form.
8 (8)
Northern Iowa
Isaias Enriquez/Kevin Lewis
Age: 8
Weight: 8-12
Spotlight Form: 634422
SP
He has won four times from 7f to 1m. Beaten 1/2l by Del Rio Harbor when second of 10 at 3-1 on his latest outing at Turf Paradise over 1m earlier this month. Holding form in defeat and likely to be on most shortlists.
9 (9)
Senna
Chase Clark/Ariel Gordon
Age: 5
Weight: 8-12
Spotlight Form: 454354
SP
He has won three times at 1m. Finished 4 1/2l behind Kiss Sin Goodbye when fourth of 9 at 9-1 on his latest outing at Turf Paradise over 1m last month. One to consider.
10 (10)
Mr. Padre
Angel Felix/Frances Perkins
Age: 8
Weight: 8-12
Spotlight Form: 465-336
SP
Winner of seven races from 4f to 1m. Finished 8l behind The Great Caper when sixth of 10 at 25-1 on his latest outing at Turf Paradise over 6f earlier this month but may have needed that spin and not ruled out with that run under his belt.
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