02:47 Charles Town
Race 7 - Claiming
Race 7 - Claiming
Distance: 4f 110y Runners: 11
Flat AW
4f 110y
The drop in both trip and grade could potentially help TRIPLE BLACK JACK bounce back to form and, if that is the case, he looks sure to play a leading role. Opportunity Calls and Rasta Friend are others to consider in a tricky heat.
No Runner Rating Previous Odds Odds Each Way 1/5 1-2-3
7 (7)
Lulu Rocks
Kim Cecil/Alex Correa
Age: 7
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: 1257-77
SP
Has won nine races from 5f to 6f. Beaten 17l behind Biography at 18-1 when last of 7 on his latest outing at Charles Town over 6f in April. Having his first run for a new stable today, previously with Ernest Haynes. Not at his best so far this year.
1 (1)
Jazz Age
Guillermo Rodriguez/Ernesto Sierra
Age: 10
Weight: 8-10
Spotlight Form: 15/3755-
SP
Has won nine races from 5f to 1m. Finished 8l behind Tucked In Front when fifth of 10 at 17-2 on his latest outing at Philadelphia Park over 5f in July last year. Having his first run for a new stable today, previously with Juan Vazquez. Best watched for the time being.
3 (3)
Opportunity Calls
Fredy Peltroche/Anthony Lucas
Age: 7
Weight: 8-10
Spotlight Form: 470613-
SP
He has won three times at 4f. Third of 10 behind Williamsburg beaten 3 1/2l at 30-1 on his latest outing at Charles Town over 4f in December last year. Having his first run for a new stable today, previously with Douglas Barron. Warrants respect back from a 183-day layoff.
4 (4)
Ruth Less Blue
Oscar Flores/David Walters
Age: 5
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: 8-74624
SP
Winner of six races from 5f to 6f. Finished 6l behind Jonah when fourth of 7 at 9-2 on his latest outing at Charles Town over 4f last month. One for the shortlist.
5 (5)
Hectors Pride
Luis Rodriguez/Scott Lane
Age: 7
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: 891517-
SP
Winner of seven races from 4f to 6f. Beaten 12l behind Road Agent at 7-1 when last of 7 on his latest outing at Charles Town over 4f in November last year. Capable but not the most consistent.
6 (6)
Love In The Rain
Gustavo Larrosa/William Straughn
Age: 9
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: 52-7566
SP
Has won eight races at 4f. Finished 11l behind Jonah when sixth of 7 at 35-1 on his latest outing at Charles Town over 4f last month. Having his first run for a new stable today, previously with John Copsey. Hard to fancy.
2 (2)
Sandman Cometh
Carlos Delgado/Ronney Brown
Age: 6
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: 61545-3
SP
He has won three times from 4f to 5f. Third of 7 behind Jonah beaten 6l at 13-2 on his latest outing at Charles Town over 4f last month. Entitled to improve for that comeback run.
8 (8)
Rasta Friend
Jerry Villegas/Hubert Gaffney
Age: 9
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: 58-3452
SP
Has won nine races from 4f to 1m. Beaten 4 1/2l by Jonah when second of 7 at 16-1 on his latest outing at Charles Town over 4f last month. Likely to give another good account.
9 (9)
Triple Black Jack
Wesley Ho/Ollie Figgins, Iii
Age: 5
Weight: 8-10
Spotlight Form: 472246
SP
He has won three times at 4f. Finished behind I Wanda Win when sixth of 15 at 14-1 on his latest outing at Pimlico over 5f (firm) last month. The slight drop in both trip and grade should bring about an improved effort.
10 (10)
Royal Almighty
Ramon Maldonado/Gerald Burns
Age: 5
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: 9-83335
SP
Winner of five races from 4f to 6f. Finished 9l behind Jonah when fifth of 7 at 15-1 on his latest outing at Charles Town over 4f last month. Others are preferred.
11 (11)
Running Wildcat
Kim Cecil/William Straughn
Age: 9
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: 497446-
SP
Winner of six races from 4f to 1m, but last win was over three years ago. Well beaten at 75-1 behind Shenandoah when sixth of 9 on his latest outing at Charles Town over 7f in October last year. Having his first run for a new stable today, previously with Andrea Covello. Reserve.
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