21:30 Del Mar
Race 3 - Native Diver Stakes
Race 3 - Native Diver Stakes
Distance: 1m 1f 0y Runners: 6
Flat AW
1m 1f 0y
BATTLE OF MIDWAY looked on good terms with himself when landing a valuable stakes heat latest and is taken to notch a quick double. Dabster is considered the main danger ahead of Gift Box.
No Runner Rating Previous Odds Odds Each Way 1/4 1-2
1 (1)
Roman Rosso
Drayden Dyke Van/Bob Baffert
Age: 4
Weight: 8-13
Spotlight Form: 46
SP
Unplaced in both starts. Well beaten at 18-5 behind Battle Of Midway when last of 6 on his latest outing at Santa Anita over 1m last month. Will do well to turn the tables on the winner.
2 (2)
Gift Box
Tyler Baze/John Sadler
Age: 5
Weight: 8-9
Spotlight Form: 6222-21
SP
He has won three times at 1m. Won on his latest outing when 2-5fav at Aqueduct over 1m in March, beating Virtual Machine. Having his first run for a new stable today, previously with Chad Brown. Another bold bid is assured.
3 (3)
Kershaw
Heriberto Figueroa/Philip D Amato
Age: 3
Weight: 8-9
Spotlight Form: 6-21261
SP
Successful at 6f and 1m. Won on his latest outing when 17-10jt-fav at Santa Anita over 1m last month, beating It's Tiz Time by 6l. Others bring stronger recent form to the table.
4 (4)
Battle Of Midway
Flavien Prat/Jerry Hollendorfer
Age: 4
Weight: 8-13
Spotlight Form: 121-251
SP
Winner of six races from 6f to 1m. Won on his latest outing when 11-10fav at Santa Anita over 1m last month, beating All Out Blitz by 4 1/2l. Rates the one to beat on the back of that cosy success.
5 (5)
Isotherm
Geovanni Franco/Philip D Amato
Age: 5
Weight: 8-9
Spotlight Form: 336239
SP
He has won three times from 1m to 1m 2f. Well beaten at 28-1 behind City Of Light when 9th of 10 on his latest outing at Churchill Downs over 1m earlier this month. Place claims if putting his best foot forward.
6 (6)
Dabster
Joseph Talamo/Bob Baffert
Age: 4
Weight: 8-9
Spotlight Form: 153112
SP
Winner of six races from 7f to 1m 2f. Beaten 3/4l by Rocketry when second of 9 at 5-1 on his latest outing at Churchill Downs over 1m 6f earlier this month. Lowers his sights and expected to finish on the premises.
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