21:59 Delaware Park
Race 9 - Stakes
Race 9 - Stakes
Distance: 5f 110y Runners: 13
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5f 110y
START THE SHOW looks capable of building on her fourth in a stakes contest here last month in a race that doesn't look particularly strong on paper. Ruby Punch and Rolling Bobby complete the shortlist.
No Runner Rating Previous Odds Odds Each Way 1/5 1-2-3
8 (8)
Knock Out Kid
Mario Pino/John Robb
Age: 2
Weight: 8-4
Spotlight Form: 1643
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A winner at 4f. Third of 9 behind Congrats Gal beaten 16l at 50-1 on her latest outing at Laurel Park over 6f earlier this month. Beginning to look exposed.
1 (1)
Cat Lak
Augusto Marin/Michael Gorham
Age: 2
Weight: 8-4
Spotlight Form: 18
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Dam a lightly raced maiden. A winner at 5f. Well beaten at 35-1 behind Decorated Ace when last of 8 on her latest outing at Monmouth Park over 1m (good) earlier this month. Hard to recommend at this level.
3 (3)
Little Cat Gee
Daniel Centeno/Andrew Simoff
Age: 2
Weight: 8-4
Spotlight Form: 1
SP
Half-sister to Reflector, won six times between 5f and 6f. Won on her racecourse debut when 11-10fav at Delaware Park over 5f in July, beating Whatshakin Baby by 6l. Did it well on that occasion but this is a significant step up.
4 (4)
Sterling Queen
Fredy Peltroche/Mark Racanelli
Age: 2
Weight: 8-2
Spotlight Form: null
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Full sister to Sterling General, won four times at 4f and 7f. Entitled to improve for the outing.
5 (5)
Yesterdaysplan
Jose Betancourt/Cesar Nambo
Age: 2
Weight: 8-2
Spotlight Form: 2
SP
Half-sister to Disputed Touch, won twice at 6f. Beaten a neck by Ruby Punch when second of 5 at 25-1 on her racecourse debut at Delaware Park over 5f earlier this month. She is wearing blinkers for the first time which could eke out improvement.
6 (6)
Esterina
Robert Paz/Sr Arthur Stauffer,
Age: 2
Weight: 8-4
Spotlight Form: 14
SP
Half-sister to Alabama Slim, won five times at 7f and 1m. A winner at 5f. Finished 10l behind Awesome Sight when fourth of 6 at 20-1 on her latest outing at Delaware Park over 5f earlier this month. Held on that evidence.
7 (7)
Blameitonthekiss
Angel Serpa/Wayne Potts
Age: 2
Weight: 8-2
Spotlight Form: 44
SP
Full sister to Blame The Kids, won three times between 6f and 1m. Unplaced in both starts. Finished 6l behind Little Miss Raelyn when fourth of 7 at 4-1 on her latest outing at Laurel Park over 5f last month. This looks a tough assignment.
2 (2)
Clever Sarah
Angel Suarez/Anthony Margotta
Age: 2
Weight: 8-4
Spotlight Form: 15
SP
Half-sister to Siete De Oros, won seven times between 6f and 1m. A winner at 5f. Finished 14l behind Mae Never No when fifth of 6 at 22-1 on her latest outing at Monmouth Park over 5f (firm) last month. She is wearing blinkers for the first time which need to make a difference.
9 (9)
Rolling Bobby
Jose Garcia/Anthony Pecoraro
Age: 2
Weight: 8-4
Spotlight Form: 51
SP
Half-sister to Rolling Yona, won seven times between 6f and 1m. Won on her latest outing when 9-10fav at Delaware Park over 5f last month, beating How Sweep It Is by a head. Open to improvement.
10 (10)
Start The Show
Carol Cedeno/Michael Catalano, Jr
Age: 2
Weight: 8-4
Spotlight Form: 14
SP
Dam a lightly raced maiden. A winner at 5f. Finished 9l behind Jaywalk when fourth of 6 at 16-1 on her latest outing at Delaware Park over 5f last month. She is wearing blinkers for the first time. The one to beat.
11 (11)
Ruby Punch
Alex Cintron/Samuel Cronk
Age: 2
Weight: 8-4
Spotlight Form: 1
SP
Half-sister to Fanniebellefleming, won twice at 5f and 6f. A winner at 12-5 at Delaware Park over 5f on her racecourse debut earlier this month, beating Yesterdaysplan by a neck. Warrants respect.
12 (12)
Bettyann
Jomar Torres/Michael Gorham
Age: 2
Weight: 8-2
Spotlight Form: null
SP
Half-sister to Flying Alex, won three times at 6f. Homework has been average.
13 (13)
Raging Blaze
Weston Hamilton/Phil Schoenthal
Age: 2
Weight: 8-2
Spotlight Form: 4
SP
Dam won six times at 5f and 1m. Finished 6l behind Belial when fourth of 6 at 11-2 on her racecourse debut at Timonium over 6f earlier this month. May find a couple too good.
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