18:12 Mahoning Valley
Race 2 - Starter Allowance
Race 2 - Starter Allowance
Distance: 5f 0y Runners: 9
Flat AW
5f 0y
DIXIE LOVER was third in a tougher-looking contest here last time and should be thereabouts if performing to a similar level in this lower grade. Mochima and U And Tequila can chase the selection home to pick up some minor money.
No Runner Rating Previous Odds Odds Each Way 1/5 1-2-3
6 (6)
Star's Thalia
Christian Rojas/T Haehn
Age: 7
Weight: 8-10
Spotlight Form: 451749
SP
Winner of six races at 6f. Beaten 14l behind Repossee at 50-1 when 9th of 10 on her latest outing at Mountaineer Park over 6f last month. Having her first run for a new stable today, previously with Stephanie Eilers. Overlooked on this occasion.
1 (1)
U And Tequila
Edgar Paucar/John Capellini
Age: 6
Weight: 8-10
Spotlight Form: 214292
SP
Has won 12 races from 4f to 7f. Beaten 4 1/2l by Erratic Behavior when second of 7 at 13-2 on her latest outing at Mountaineer Park over 5f last month. Knocking on the door and wouldn't be winning out of turn.
3 (3)
Walt's Caroline
Gilberto Santiago/Kevin Monday
Age: 3
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: 611759
SP
She has won three times at 4f. Well beaten at 70-1 behind Snuggle Struggle when last of 9 on her latest outing at Belterra Park over 5f in September. Needs to step up on her recent efforts in order to figure.
4 (4)
Vacanzie Inn
Chelsey Keiser/Joseph Poole
Age: 4
Weight: 8-10
Spotlight Form: 251211
SP
Winner of five races from 5f to 1m. Won on her latest outing when 4-5fav at Belterra Park over 6f last month, beating Sashenka by 3/4l. Having her first run for a new stable today, previously with Joseph Davis. On a treble but has more on her plate now upped in grade.
5 (5)
Cantico
Marco Ccamaque/Gerald Erfle
Age: 6
Weight: 8-10
Spotlight Form: 134644
SP
Has won 15 races from 5f to 6f. Finished 9l behind Humorous Chant when fourth of 6 at 7-1 on her latest outing at Mahoning Valley over 6f (good) earlier this month. Others bring stronger last-time-out form into the race.
2 (2)
Ralla's Rally
T Houghton/Shane Spiess
Age: 4
Weight: 8-12
Spotlight Form: 226161
SP
Winner of five races from 5f to 6f. Won on her latest outing when 1-2fav at Indiana Grand Race Course over 5f last month, beating Net Free by 7l. Having her first run for a new stable today, previously with Cipriano Contreras. A double could feasibly be on the cards.
7 (7)
Dixie Lover
Orlando Mojica/Kenneth Marshall
Age: 7
Weight: 8-10
Spotlight Form: 111663
SP
Winner of seven races from 5f to 6f. Third of 8 behind Striking Lass beaten at 14-5 on her latest outing at Mahoning Valley over 5f (good) last month. Place claims with a repeat performance in this weaker heat.
8 (8)
Awesome Maddi C
Luis Quinones/Gary Welsh
Age: 5
Weight: 8-10
Spotlight Form: 334345
SP
Has won 12 races from 6f to 7f. Finished 7l behind Jilly From Jersey when fifth of 6 at 11-1 on her latest outing at Thistledown over 6f last month. May well take a hand here if putting her best foot forward.
9 (9)
Mochima
Jane Magrell/Pablo Torres
Age: 5
Weight: 8-10
Spotlight Form: 412212
SP
Winner of six races from 5f to 6f. Beaten 1 3/4l by Run Mickey Run when second of 9 at 19-2 on her latest outing at Thistledown over 5f last month. Rarely runs a bad race and capable of picking up some minor money, for all she is stepping up in grade.
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