Steve Matthews / June 19 at BELMONT

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1

6 Furlongs. (Inner Turf). Allowance Optional Claiming. 3&up. Purse: $80,000. Post -- 1:20 p.m.

2 Thomas Hill(L) 120 Saez 4-3-4 Contessa 4-1

3 Special Skills(L) 120 Rosario 2-6-1 Goldberg 7-2

4 Hackleton(L,MTO) 122 No Rider 2-6-2 Rodriguez 9-5

5 Golden Rifle(L) 122 Castellano 1-1-2 Brown 9-5

6 Confrontation(L,MTO) 120 Maragh 2-3-1 Tagg 8-5

7 Mop Head(L) 120 Franco 6-5-2 Cannizzo 5-1

1 Joe Can Gallop 120 Lopez 8-10-1 Weaver 3-1

1a Lofty Heart 122 Ortiz, Jr 5-1-1 Weaver 3-1

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8 Sandyinthesun(L) 120 Alvarado 7-11-7 Davis 20-1

Special Skills made sustained rally when a game second in last; more to come. Golden Rifle has won three of last four; logical contender. Thomas Hill makes peak start of form cycle; don't ignore.

2

1 Mile. Maiden Claiming $40,000. 3&up. Fillies and Mares. NY Bred. Purse: $41,000.

1 Annie Walker(L) 118 Franco 7-5-7 Hushion 4-1

2 Brandini(L) 124 Saez 4-2-2 Bond 7-5

3 Mini Muffin(L) 124 Lezcano 5-6-6 Polanco 30-1

4 Colloquial(L) 118 Ortiz 8-5-x Ribaudo 5-1

5 Peach Lake(L) 118 Velasquez 3-4-2 Sciacca 10-1

6 Music Maid(L) 124 Montanez 2-4-10 Smith 8-1

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7 Contender's Queen(L) 124 Arroyo 4-4-4 D'Alessandro 7-2

Annie Walker gets class relief after making menacing middle move and fading last time. Colloquial drops, adds blinkers and returns to dirt; wakeup potential. Contender's Queen is training sharply for first start in 74 days.

3

6 1/2 Furlongs. Claiming $14,000. 3&up. Fillies and Mares. Purse: $26,000.

1 Glassy Aly(L) 117 Mejias 6-3-5 Morrison 8-1

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2 High Inflation(L) 114 Valentin 4-1-1 Gullo 5-1

3 Why Not Her(L) 115 Worrie 7-5-5 Stoklosa 15-1

4 Wildichi(L) 122 Jimenez 6-6-5 Goberdhan 30-1

5 Rettalfa(L) 122 Franco 3-2-1 Gullo 7-2

6 Copper Bluff(L) 117 Rice 1-6-7 Gyarmati 3-1

7 Chocolat City(L) 122 Rosario 4-5-6 Gargan 2-1

8 Miss Libby(L) 122 Garcia 9-6-6 Rodriquez 50-1

Glassy Aly owns solid late kick that should play well in probable pace dynamics. Chocolat City is speedy and rested; worth long look. Rettalfa gets class relief and is more than good enough on 'A' effort.

4

1 1/16 Mile. (Widener Turf). Starters Allowance. 3&up. Purse: $54,000.

1 Seeking Harmony(L) 121 Rosario 6-5-5 Duggan 12-1

2 Big Sam(L) 121 Maragh 5-3-4 Farro 15-1

3 Magna Breeze(L) 121 Castellano 2-2-1 Maker 4-1

4 Grand Rapport(L) 121 Velasquez 3-1-2 Jacobson 5-1

5 Zane(L) 121 Ortiz, Jr 3-1-7 Nihei 3-1

6 Poliziano(L) 121 Alvarado 4-3-3 Adsit 30-1

7 Torment(L) 121 Lopez 5-6-7 Balsamo 20-1

8 Sierra Alpha(L) 121 Lezcano 2-3-9 Abbott, III 15-1

9 Media Kid(L) 121 Ortiz 3-1-3 Morley 7-2

10 Seeker(L,MTO) 114 Worrie 1-5-1 Contessa 7-2

11 Countryman(L) 121 Solis 5-2-9 Saville 20-1

12 Kiss of Thunder(L) 121 Franco 4-4-2 Miceli 8-1

Kiss of Thunder notched swift final fraction when a tough-trip fourth in last. Magna Breeze logged game second in last after winning prior two starts; very dangerous. Media Kid will be aided by cutback to shorter trip.

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1 1/8 Mile. (Inner Turf). Maiden Claiming $40,000. 3&up. Purse: $41,000.

2 Distant Thoughts(L) 117 Lezcano 6-7-4 Serpe 20-1

3 Morse(L) 117 Saez 6-x-x Contessa 12-1

1 Eight Cents(L) 124 Maragh 6-3-2 Divitto 10-1

4 Hooping(L) 119 Rice 3-5-6 Ribaudo 6-1

5 Professor Pgss(L,MTO) 117 Saez 8-9-x Zito 8-1

6 Plated(L) 124 Castellano 3-4-3 Day 5-1

1a Azorian(L) 117 Velasquez 8-4-x Divitto 10-1

7 Dividend(L1) 117 Ortiz, Jr 6-2-5 Wilkes 3-1

8 Neilos(L) 117 Arroyo 3-6-3 Klesaris 6-1

9 Corinthian Summer(L) 124 Bravo 3-5-7 Clement 2-1

Neilos returns to turf and makes peak start of form cycle; breakthrough predicted. Plated returns to the flat and owns swift numbers on best efforts. Corinthian Summer drops but is a repeated failure at short odds; you've been warned.

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6 Furlongs. Claiming $16,000. 3&up. Fillies and Mares. Purse: $28,000.

1 Mononoke(L) 122 Prado 7-3-3 Martin 5-1

2 Cajun Wedding(L) 114 Mejias 4-1-2 Persaud 3-1

3 Blue Sixty Four(L) 122 Alvarado 7-6-7 Hizo 30-1

4 Soul Opposition(L) 122 Franco 4-6-5 Levine 4-1

5 Miss Silver Birch(L) 122 Montanez 3-2-4 DiSanto 8-1

6 Gold Potion(L) 124 Lopez 6-2-1 Belsoeur 10-1

7 Signora Sofia(L) 119 Rice 6-4-4 Sciacca 15-1

8 Caught by You(L) 122 Garcia 5-7-10 Morley 7-2

9 Over My Head(L) 117 Arroyo 9-2-3 Klesaris 12-1

Cajun Wedding regressed in last after breakthrough victory in prior; rebounds today. Caught by You owns speed and fast final numbers on 'A' game; dangerous. Mononoke returns to preferred footing and owns advantageous stalker's style.

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1 Mile. (Widener Turf). Starters Allowance. 3&up. Purse: $50,000.

1 Anmaat(L) 124 Saez 4-1-x McLaughlin 5-1

2 Stowe(L,MTO) 111 Rice 1-7-x Gargan 5-1

3 Birds Gone Wild(L,MTO) 124 Castellano 5-1-9 Englehart 8-1

4 Pretty Nauty(L) 118 Arroyo 1-7-x Perillo 20-1

5 Uncle Mitcho(L) 122 Garcia 2-7-6 Antonucci 10-1

6 Handsome Dennis(L) 122 Ortiz 2-6-2 Rodriguez 8-1

7 Prophet's Cat(L) 113 Mejias 8-5-7 Sciacca 30-1

8 Madam I'm Adam(L) 122 Velasquez 4-4-2 Rice 3-1

9 Smokey Brown 122 Maragh 2-2-7 Toscano, Jr 7-2

10 Old Upstart(L,MTO) 118 No Rider 3-1-9 Duggan 5-2

11 Cashmere Cat(L) 118 Rosario 1-5-7 Romans 5-1

12 Permanent Campaign(L) 118 Franco 1-3-2 Violette, Jr 5-1

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13 Againsome(L) 118 Ortiz, Jr 3-1-8 Pletcher 3-1

14 Vona(L) 116 Ortiz 1-3-3 Reynolds 7-2

Uncle Mitcho tallied only career win on Belmont sod and will offer fat ticket in wide-open field. Anmaat is rested and training with a purpose for Kiaran McLaughlin. Permanent Campaign logged convincing victory the first time he touched the turf; very interesting.

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1 1/16 Mile. Allowance Optional Claiming. 3&up. Fillies and Mares. Purse: $80,000.

1 Very Cherry Candy(L) 124 Velasquez 1-2-1 Jacobson 9-5

2 Miss Besilu(L) 118 Rosario 6-11-1 Mott 5-1

3 Cloudy Vow(L) 122 Castellano 3-1-3 Martin 8-1

4 Oasis At Midnight(L) 122 Bravo 3-6-6 Orseno 15-1

5 Our Amazing Rose(L) 114 Velazquez 5-6-1 Pletcher 5-2

6 Tahoe Tigress(L) 124 Ortiz 4-2-4 Englehart 7-2

Tahoe Tigress was pace and position compromised in last; 4-for-6 at Belmont Park. Our Amazing Rose makes peak start of form cycle and owns fast back figures. Very Cherry Candy logged determined victory in last and loves to find the winner's circle; right in the thick of this.

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1 Mile. Allowance. 3&up. NY Bred. Purse: $62,000.

2 Petrocelli(L) 124 Lopez 4-2-3 Hills 12-1

1 Midnight Missile(L) 120 Franco 4-1-5 Baker 12-1

3 Onecats Chance(L) 124 Garcia 6-5-2 Quartarolo 30-1

4 Noble Cornerstone(L) 116 Ortiz 2-9-7 Morley 5-2

5 One More Chief(L) 122 Montanez 5-6-11 Ferraro 20-1

1a Let's Discuss(L) 114 DeCarlo 9-4-1 Baker 12-1

6 Here He Fitz(L) 120 Lezcano 5-4-1 Hertler 10-1

7 Beyond Empire(L) 124 Ortiz, Jr 2-2-9 McLaughlin 4-1

8 Jack's R Wild(L) 122 Saez 2-8-4 Davis 12-1

9 Wake Up in Malibu 116 Velazquez 1-3-x Weaver 7-2

10 Salisbury Knight(L) 118 Alvarado 4-1-5 Jerkens 5-1

One More Chief is riding a forward line on pace and final numbers and will offer generous price. Here He Fitz packs a potent late kick on best efforts. Wake Up in Malibu exits top-figured maiden score; dangerous. Noble Cornerstone was a clear-cut second in last; must consider.

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