17:30 Belmont Park
Race 1 - Maiden Special Weight
Race 1 - Maiden Special Weight
Distance: 6f 0y racing.horse.horseracing.runners 11
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6f 0y
BEACH FRONT was only denied by a neck when finishing second on his debut a few weeks ago and he should take plenty of beating today based on that evidence. Gray's Image appears to be the main threat to the selection, ahead of Ro Jo.
No Runner Rating Previous Odds Odds Each Way 1/5 1-2-3
7 (7)
Beach Front
Jose Ortiz/Jeremiah Englehart
Age: 2
Weight: 8-7
Spotlight Form: 2
SP
Dam won at 6f. Beaten by Rhythm With Soul when second of 12 at 9-4fav on his racecourse debut at Saratoga over 5f earlier this month. Strong form claims.
1 (6)
Beachside
Irad Ortiz Jr/Linda Rice
Age: 2
Weight: 8-7
Spotlight Form: 4
SP
Dam a lightly raced maiden. Finished behind Analyzethisandthat when fourth of 11 at 11-2 on his racecourse debut at Saratoga over 5f (good) last month. Main track only.
3 (2)
Awesome Adversary
Joey Martinez/Mitchell Friedman
Age: 2
Weight: 8-7
Spotlight Form: 96
SP
Half-brother to Carameaway, won seven times between 7f and 1m 1f. Unplaced in both starts. Well beaten at 40-1 behind Pipes when last of 6 on his latest outing at Belmont Park over 1m (firm) earlier this month. Does not inspire any confidence.
4 (3)
Riken
Manuel Franco/David Donk
Age: 2
Weight: 8-7
Spotlight Form: null
SP
Half-brother to Seaside Schiller, won at 6f. Well beaten at 8-1 behind Poppy's Destiny when last of 10 on his racecourse debut at Saratoga over 5f last month. Best watched.
5 (4)
Mend Up
Abel Lezcano/Rodrigo Ubillo
Age: 2
Weight: 8-7
Spotlight Form: null
SP
Half-brother to Warrior Up, won twice at 1m. May need the run today.
6 (5)
Woodbury
Tba Rider/R Rodriguez
Age: 2
Weight: 8-7
Spotlight Form: 23
SP
Half-brother to Shalimar, won three times at 6f and 1m. Placed once in two starts. Third of 6 behind Just Right beaten at 3-1 on his latest outing at Saratoga over 7f last month. He is wearing blinkers for the first time. Main track only.
2 (1)
Mister Muy Bien
David Cohen/R Rodriguez
Age: 2
Weight: 8-7
Spotlight Form: 9
SP
Half-brother to Frosty Margarita, won seven times between 6f and 1m. Beaten 13l behind Poppy's Destiny at 20-1 when 9th of 10 on his racecourse debut at Saratoga over 5f last month. Needs to take a step forward.
8 (8)
Gray's Image
Irad Ortiz Jr/Jeremiah Englehart
Age: 2
Weight: 8-7
Spotlight Form: 7
SP
Dam won three times at 5f and 1m. Beaten behind Rhythm With Soul at 10-1 when seventh of 12 on his racecourse debut at Saratoga over 5f earlier this month. He is wearing blinkers for the first time. Entitled to improve.
9 (10)
Qian B C
Jose Lezcano/Charlton Baker
Age: 2
Weight: 8-7
Spotlight Form: 53
SP
Dam won twice at 5f and 7f. Placed once in two starts. Third of 10 behind Magical Tale beaten 2 3/4l at 7-2 on his latest outing at Belmont Park over 6f earlier this month. He is wearing blinkers for the first time. Place claims.
10 (11)
Ro Jo
Luis Saez/Dominick Schettino
Spotlight Form: 63
SP
Dam won four times at 6f and 1m. Placed once in two starts. Third of 12 behind Rhythm With Soul beaten at 11-1 on his latest outing at Saratoga over 5f earlier this month. That was a step in the right direction.
11 (9)
Le Gros Bill
Michael Luzzi/Charlton Baker
Age: 2
Weight: 8-7
Spotlight Form: null
SP
Dam won three times at 1m 1f and 1m 4f. Any market support would have to be noted on debut.
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