22:10 Thistledown
Race 8 - Claiming
Race 8 - Claiming
Distance: 5f 110y Runners: 8
Flat AW
5f 110y
MASCHERATO caught the eye when third here last time and the drop back to 5f doesn't look to be an issue. Bosphorus Storm looks the main danger, just ahead of M G Junior.
No Runner Rating Previous Odds Odds Each Way 1/5 1-2-3
1 (1)
Proper Touch
Gerardo Corrales/Robert Gorham
Age: 6
Weight: 8-6
Spotlight Form: 89-7255
SP
Has won eight races from 5f to 1m. Finished 5l behind Next Speaker when fifth of 10 at 17-2 on his latest outing at Thistledown over 6f earlier this month. Not the easiest to rely on.
2 (2)
Nicamore
Luciano Hernandez/Joe Pizzurro
Age: 4
Weight: 8-6
Spotlight Form: 843613
SP
He has won three times from 5f to 6f. Third of 7 behind Shirota beaten 4 1/2l at 16-1 on his latest outing at Thistledown over 5f in May. Having his first run for a new stable today, previously with Antonio Pizzurro, and faces a tough ask today.
3 (3)
Mascherato
Juan Velez/John Brown
Age: 6
Weight: 8-6
Spotlight Form: 876343
SP
Winner of six races from 5f to 6f. Third of 10 behind Next Speaker beaten 4l at 2-1fav on his latest outing at Thistledown over 6f earlier this month. One of the big hitters.
4 (4)
Bosphorus Storm
Irwin Rosendo/Amy Sondej
Age: 6
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: 225215
SP
Winner of five races from 5f to 6f. Finished 6l behind Yo Berbs when fifth of 8 at 4-1 on his latest outing at Thistledown over 5f earlier this month. No surprise to see him go close.
5 (5)
Value Voucher
Kevin Radke/Gary Johnson
Age: 6
Weight: 8-6
Spotlight Form: 8-35575
SP
He has won four times from 5f to 6f. Finished 8l behind Johanna's Delight when fifth of 10 at 5-2 on his latest outing at Thistledown over 6f earlier this month. Doubts remain.
6 (6)
M G Junior
Marco Ccamaque/Jose Atala
Age: 7
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: 24-4316
SP
Winner of seven races from 5f to 1m. Finished 6l behind Next Speaker when sixth of 10 at 13-1 on his latest outing at Thistledown over 6f earlier this month. Still a threat at this level.
7 (7)
Runnin Fun
T Houghton/Richard Rettele
Age: 6
Weight: 8-6
Spotlight Form: 681365-
SP
Winner of five races from 5f to 6f. Finished 5l behind Reanimate when fifth of 9 at 17-2 on his latest outing at Mahoning Valley over 5f in November last year. Entitled to strip fitter for this.
8 (8)
Boogie Too
Walter De La Cruz/Nabu Morales
Age: 8
Weight: 8-6
Spotlight Form: 33122-9
SP
Has won 12 races from 5f to 7f. Beaten 9l behind Next Speaker at 9-4 when 9th of 10 on his latest outing at Thistledown over 6f earlier this month. Hard to back after that flat display.
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