23:31 Golden Gate Fields
Race 5 - Maiden Claiming
Race 5 - Maiden Claiming
Distance: 6f 0y Runners: 10
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6f 0y
INDEPENDENT INDY has done enough in two starts to suggest a maiden claimer of this nature is well within his compass and he can make it third time lucky at the main expense of R U Serious and Indy Roxx.
No Runner Rating Previous Odds Odds Each Way 1/5 1-2-3
7 (7)
Thunderbird Cove
Francisco Duran/Ed Moger
Age: 2
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: 8
SP
Dam won at 1m. Beaten 12l behind Jo Command at 22-1 when last of 8 on his racecourse debut at Golden Gate Fields over 5f earlier this month. Tough to recommend.
1 (1)
Indy Roxx
Francisco Monroy/Steve Sherman
Age: 2
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: 35
SP
Dam won three times at 6f. Unplaced in both starts. Finished 7l behind Louie The Gambler when last of 5 at 33-10 on his latest outing at Golden Gate Fields over 1m earlier this month. Not without a squeak.
3 (3)
Park Hill Diamond
Juan Hernandez/Sergio Ledezma
Age: 2
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: 7704
SP
Yet to place in four starts. Finished 6l behind Louie The Gambler when fourth of 5 at 20-1 on his latest outing at Golden Gate Fields over 1m earlier this month. Needs to step up.
4 (4)
Lucky General
Alejandro Gomez/Steven Specht
Age: 2
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: 6475
SP
Yet to place in four starts. Finished 11l behind The Creep when fifth of 6 at 20-1 on his latest outing at Del Mar over 1m last month. Having his first run for a new stable today, previously with Clifford Jr Sise. Has experience on his side.
5 (5)
R U Serious
Julien Couton/Andy Mathis
Age: 2
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: 83
SP
Half-brother to Sweet Judy, won at 1m. Unplaced in both starts. Third of 5 behind Louie The Gambler beaten 6l at 6-4fav on his latest outing at Golden Gate Fields over 1m earlier this month. Improving between runs.
6 (6)
Honey Pot
Catalino Martinez/Jonathan Wong
Age: 2
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: 5
SP
Half-brother to Keep Talking, won at 6f. Finished 11l behind Run Factor when fifth of 7 at 5-1 on his racecourse debut at Golden Gate Fields over 5f earlier this month. Expect better second time up.
2 (2)
Independent Indy
Abel Cedillo/Steve Sherman
Age: 2
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: 23
SP
Dam won seven times at 5f. Placed once in two starts. Third of 7 behind Run Factor beaten 1 3/4l at 11-10fav on his latest outing at Golden Gate Fields over 5f earlier this month. Capable on what he's shown in two starts.
8 (8)
Torr Hill
Pedro Terrero/Duane Offield
Age: 2
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: 7
SP
Half-brother to Majestic Prospect, won three times at 6f and 7f. Beaten 9l behind Jo Command at 22-1 when seventh of 8 on his racecourse debut at Golden Gate Fields over 5f earlier this month. Entitled to have improved for the run.
9 (9)
Artifact's Hope
Arnold Perez/O Jauregui
Age: 2
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: 6
SP
Dam won seven times at 5f. Finished 10l behind Rob's Got Game when sixth of 7 at 45-1 on his racecourse debut at Golden Gate Fields over 5f earlier this month. Capable with improvement forthcoming.
10 (10)
Lucky's Last Song
Frank Alvarado/Steven Specht
Age: 2
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: null
SP
Full brother to Song From Above, won twice at 4f and 5f. The market should tell us more on debut.
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