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Race 7 - Claiming
Race 7 - Claiming
Distance: 1m 0y Runners: 7
Flat Turf
1m 0y
ACT OF HEROISM has been knocking hard on the door of late and can gain a deserved success at the main expense of Golden Dart and Storming The Beach.
No Runner Rating Previous Odds Odds Each Way 1/5 1-2-3
1 (1)
Under The Table
Francisco Giles/Manny Perez
Age: 5
Weight: 8-9
Spotlight Form: 654335
SP
Successful twice at 1m on good ground and on the all-weather. Finished 2l behind One Sock Mauk when fifth of 6 at 6-1 on his latest outing at Arlington over 5f (good) last month. Each-way claims.
3 (3)
Gung Ho
Edgar Perez/Kenny Jansen
Age: 8
Weight: 8-9
Spotlight Form: 441357
SP
Has won nine races from 5f to 1m on firm and good ground and on the all-weather. Beaten 4l behind Danielsgraceforava at 11-1 when seventh of 12 on his latest outing at Presque Isle Downs over 6f earlier this month. Having his first run for a new stable today and he might be rejuvenated.
4 (4)
Dancing Rock
Christopher Emigh/Joe Kirby
Age: 8
Weight: 8-9
Spotlight Form: 14-7764
SP
Winner of six races from 6f to 1m on firm and good ground and on the all-weather. Finished 6l behind Always A Catch when fourth of 9 at 12-1 on his latest outing at Arlington over 1m (good) last month. Having his first run for a new stable today and is one to watch.
5 (5)
Fort Aiken
Carlos Ulloa/Earl Hughes
Age: 6
Weight: 8-9
Spotlight Form: 642434
SP
Winner of five races at 1m on soft ground and on the all-weather. Finished 4l behind Limestone when fourth of 8 at 3-1 on his latest outing at Arlington over 1m last month. Having his first run for a new stable today, previously with Larry Rivelli. Change in scenery may have eked out some improvement.
8 (8)
Firespike
Santo Sanjur/Eduardo Rodriguez
Age: 5
Weight: 8-9
Spotlight Form: 035346
SP
Winner of six races from 7f to 1m on good ground and on the all-weather. Well beaten at 9-2 behind Fort Ridge when sixth of 7 on his latest outing at Arlington over 1m in July. Overlooked here.
2 (2)
Kielbasa
Olaf Hernandez/Mark Cristel
Age: 3
Weight: 8-5
Spotlight Form: 791249
SP
Successful twice at 1m on good ground. Beaten 8l behind Aim To Tease at 9-2 when 9th of 10 on his latest outing at Arlington over 1m (good) last month. He is wearing blinkers for the first time. Having his first run for a new stable today, previously with Lon Wiggins, and the market should tell us more.
12 (12)
Mendota
Pedro Jr Cotto/Doug Matthews
Age: 6
Weight: 8-9
Spotlight Form: 145567
SP
He has won four times from 7f to 1m on firm and good ground and on the all-weather. Beaten 9l behind Always A Catch at 19-2 when seventh of 9 on his latest outing at Arlington over 1m (good) last month. Difficult to leave him out of calculations.
9 (9)
Act Of Heroism
Jose Lopez/Louie Roussel
Age: 6
Weight: 8-9
Spotlight Form: 661422
Non runner
He has won three times at 1m on firm and good ground. Beaten a head by Husky Clipper when second of 8 at 13-10fav on his latest outing at Arlington over 1m 1f (good) last month. Recent form stacks up.
6 (6)
Golden Dart
Julio Felix/Ingrid Mason
Age: 5
Weight: 8-9
Spotlight Form: 422363
Non runner
He has won four times from 7f to 1m on good ground. Third of 6 behind Moonlight Mischief beaten 3l at 7-2 on his latest outing at Arlington over 1m (good) last month. Capable judged on recent form.
10 (10)
Chang's Secret
Anthony Nunez/Earl Hughes
Age: 7
Weight: 8-9
Spotlight Form: 493-588
Non runner
He has won three times from 6f to 1m on good ground. Beaten 13l behind Always A Catch at 35-1 when eighth of 9 on his latest outing at Arlington over 1m (good) last month. Needs much more.
11 (11)
Aim To Tease
Edgar Perez/Brian Williamson
Age: 6
Weight: 8-9
Spotlight Form: 435316
Non runner
Successful twice at 1m on good ground and on the all-weather. Finished 3 1/2l behind Husky Clipper when sixth of 8 at 13-1 on his latest outing at Arlington over 1m 1f (good) last month. Arrives in good nick.
7 (7)
Storming The Beach
Carlos Jr Marquez/Michael Stidham
Age: 5
Weight: 8-9
Spotlight Form: 716433
Non runner
He has won three times at 1m on good ground. Third of 5 behind Solar Flair beaten 1 3/4l at 2-1 on his latest outing at Arlington over 1m (good) last month. Very much respected.
13 (13)
Fahne
Julio Felix/Brian House
Age: 6
Weight: 8-9
Spotlight Form: 970787
Non runner
He has won four times at 5f on good ground. Well beaten at 40-1 behind Mimito Boy when last of 7 on his latest outing at Canterbury Park over 7f in August. Forecast price reflects chance.
14 (14)
Whiskey Shiner
Christopher Emigh/Aaron West
Age: 5
Weight: 8-9
Spotlight Form: 7-63172
Non runner
Winner of six races from 1m to 1m 3f on good ground and on the all-weather. Beaten 8l by Tetradrachm when second of 7 at 9-10fav on his latest outing at Belterra Park over 1m last month. One who is expected to hit the frame.
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