21:21 Tampa Bay Downs
Race 9 - Claiming
Race 9 - Claiming
Distance: 1m 40y Runners: 9
Flat AW
1m 40y
WILD SCAT BLUE has won two of his last six and looks to be the class act in this select field. Peppi The Hunter should be staying on well, while K D's Cat Bird is capable if on a going day.
No Runner Rating Previous Odds Odds Each Way 1/5 1-2-3
1 (1)
The Curt Fox
Pablo Morales/Kathleen Guciardo
Age: 5
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: 166638-
SP
Winner of six races from 5f to 6f. Beaten 9l behind Kate's Golden Dude at 13-2 when eighth of 10 on his latest outing at Turfway Park over 6f in December last year. Having his first run for a new stable today, previously with Charlie Livers, and this new handler has plenty of work ahead.
2 (2)
Stock
Walber Alencar/Rick Creel
Age: 7
Weight: 8-6
Spotlight Form: 865486-
SP
He has won three times from 7f to 1m, but last win was over three years ago. Finished 18l behind Tale Of Fancy when sixth of 7 at 35-1 on his latest outing at Gulfstream over 1m (firm) in August last year. Patchy overall profile.
3 (3)
Barrabas Key
Pedro Jr Cotto/I Correas
Age: 5
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: 6774-
SP
Yet to place in four starts. Finished 6l behind Polished Steel when fourth of 6 at 13-1 on his latest outing at Tampa Bay Downs over 5f in December last year. Didn't look too interested there last time.
4 (4)
Wild Scat Blue
Samy Camacho/Gerald Bennett
Age: 5
Weight: 8-10
Spotlight Form: 13682-1
SP
Winner of six races at 1m. Won on his latest outing when 7-5fav at Tampa Bay Downs over 1m earlier this month, beating Portal by 4 1/2l. One of the protagonists.
5 (5)
So Sublime
Antonio Gallardo/Monte Thomas
Age: 4
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: 21219-6
SP
He has won three times from 7f to 1m. Finished 15l behind Wild Scat Blue when sixth of 7 at 11-2 on his latest outing at Tampa Bay Downs over 1m earlier this month. Looks an awkward ride.
6 (6)
Native Hawk
Scott Spieth/Aldana Gonzalez
Age: 7
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: 5/52315-
SP
Winner of six races from 5f to 1m. Finished behind K D's Cat Bird when fifth of 9 at 6-4fav on his latest outing at Tampa Bay Downs over 1m in April last year. This run is sure to be required.
7 (7)
Peppi The Hunter
Ademar Santos/Joseph Minieri
Age: 6
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: 16335-5
SP
Winner of six races from 6f to 1m. Finished 15l behind Wild Scat Blue when fifth of 7 at 14-1 on his latest outing at Tampa Bay Downs over 1m earlier this month. The drop in class could help.
8 (8)
K D's Cat Bird
Mike Allen/Lonnie Arterburn
Age: 6
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: 135332-
SP
He has won four times at 1m. Beaten 1 1/2l by Polar City when second of 9 at 15-2 on his latest outing at Tampa Bay Downs over 1m in December last year. That was a good performance.
9 (9)
Wilshire Star
Jose Ferrer/Joseph Mazza
Age: 5
Weight: 8-8
Spotlight Form: 671877-
SP
He has won three times from 7f to 1m. Beaten 13l behind Strategic Ekati at 75-1 when seventh of 11 on his latest outing at Tampa Bay Downs over 7f in November last year. Lacks a class edge.
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SP
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