22:06 Gulfstream Park West
Race 10 - Maiden Claiming
Race 10 - Maiden Claiming
Distance: 6f 0y Runners: 12
Flat AW
6f 0y
RODDICK ran an excellent race on debut when a good second over C&D at the end of last month and he can get off the mark at the second attempt. Venezuelan Warrior and Awesome Buzz head the list of dangers.
No Runner Rating Previous Odds Odds Each Way 1/5 1-2-3
8 (8)
Gem Juan
Hector Berrios/Jaime Mejia
Age: 2
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: 434322
SP
Placed in three of ten starts. Beaten by Gran Paraiso when second of 7 at 7-2 on his latest outing at Gulfstream Park West over 6f earlier this month. Others make more appeal.
1 (1)
Venezuelan Warrior
Jalon Samuel/S Joseph Jr
Age: 2
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: 223
SP
Placed in all three of his starts. Third of 8 behind R Mercedes Boy beaten 12l at 7-10fav on his latest outing at Gulfstream Park West over 6f earlier this month. Merits consideration.
3 (3)
Black Tie Shanghai
Leonel Reyes/Willoughby Simpson
Age: 2
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: 7
SP
Dam won at 6f. Beaten 18l behind Hollywood Overdogs at 30-1 when seventh of 10 on his racecourse debut at Gulfstream Park West over 5f (good) last month. Hard to recommend.
4 (4)
Bold Paynter
Samy Camacho/Victor Barboza
Age: 2
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: null
SP
Dam unraced. Homework has been average.
5 (5)
Valiant Appeal
Miguel Vasquez/J Braddy
Age: 2
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: 30
SP
Half-brother to Going Abroad, won three times at 6f. Placed once in two starts. Beaten 17l behind Arrivederla at 18-1 when 10th of 14 on his latest outing at Gulfstream Park West over 7f last month. He is wearing blinkers for the first time and they need to make a difference.
6 (6)
Guerreron
Jonathan Gonzales/Armando De La Cerda
Age: 2
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: 656533
SP
Placed once in six starts. Third of 7 behind Whitecap Bay beaten at 14-5 on his latest outing at Gulfstream Park West over 1m earlier this month. One to consider.
7 (7)
W W Handsome
Reynier Arrieta/Scott Becker
Age: 2
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: null
SP
Half-brother to Fib, won six times between 6f and 1m. Likely to improve for the outing.
2 (2)
Dad's Yankees
Emisael Jaramillo/Herman Wilensky
Age: 2
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: 7
SP
Half-brother to My Masterpiece, won twice at 5f. Beaten 17l behind Gladiator King at 28-1 when seventh of 10 on his racecourse debut at Gulfstream Park West over 5f (good) last month. Needs to improve.
9 (9)
Roddick
Jeffrey Sanchez/Stanley Gold
Age: 2
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: 2
SP
Dam won six times between 1m and 1m 2f. Beaten a neck by Best Thunder when second of 12 at 16-1 on his racecourse debut at Gulfstream Park West over 6f last month. Leading contender.
10 (10)
Field Officer
Charles Lopez/Allen Iwinski
Age: 2
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: 248
SP
Placed once in three starts. Beaten 17l behind Doctor D J at 20-1 when eighth of 11 on his latest outing at Gulfstream over 7f (good) in September. Recent form has been disappointing.
11 (11)
Awesome Buzz
Paco Lopez/Ralph Nicks
Age: 2
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: 07
SP
Full brother to Mais Oui D'or, won at 5f. Unplaced in both starts. Beaten behind Chinomado at 14-1 when seventh of 8 on his latest outing at Gulfstream over 5f in September. Could go well down in class.
12 (12)
Sir Higgins
Edgard Zayas/Kathleen O'Connell
Age: 2
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: null
SP
Half-brother to Gasupthejet, won five times between 5f and 1m. A market check is advised.
Unnamed Favourite
SP
Unnamed 2nd Favourite
SP