Steve Matthews / December 2 at Aqueduct

Travel deals

1

1 Mile & 1 Furlong. 3&up. Claiming $15,000. Purse: $30,000.

Post -- 12:30 p.m.

1 Point Taken(L) 119 Castro 4-8-1 Cannizzo 3-1

2 Stud Muffin(L) 120 Davis 8-8-5 Chatterpaul 15-1

3 Smalltownman(L) 120 Acksel 6-4-5 Orseno 20-1

4 Chairman Now(L) 120 Ortiz, Jr 5-5-1 Violette, Jr 7-2

5 Giant Indian(L) 119 Alvarado 1-3-4 Scott 8-1

6 Marquet Rebel(L) 120 Hill 8-8-7 Parker 50-1

7 Sky Music(L) 120 Velasquez 3-4-3 Contessa 4-1

8 Bail Out the Banks(L) 120 Morales 6-4-2 Violette, Jr 5-2

Point Taken goes turf to dirt and could play out as the main speed on the rail. Chairman Now drops and owns fast back figures. Bail Out the Banks has been idle since June but is more than good enough on best efforts.

2

6 Furlongs. 2yo. Fillies. Maiden Claiming $50,000. NY Bred. Purse: $40,000.

1 Maxana(L1) 115 Ortiz x-x-x Hertler 12-1

2 Bit Bustin(L) 120 Velasquez 5-8-3 Contessa 3-1

3 Pumpkin Lane(L) 115 Garcia 2-4-x Quartarolo 2-1

4 Imanativenewyorker(L) 113 Coa 4-9-x Brown 6-1

5 Madam Couture 120 Ortiz, Jr x-x-x Violette, Jr 7-2

6 Missed a Wildcat(L1) 120 Luzzi x-x-x Contessa 10-1

7 See See See(L) 120 Alvarado 6-x-x Aquilino 12-1

8 Ishkabibble(L) 120 Castro 7-x-x Nihei 10-1

Pumpkin Lane was a clear-cut second in last. Bit Bustin logged five tightly grouped works since last start. Imanativenewyorker displayed improved speed in last; developing and dangerous.

3

6 Furlongs. The LOTTSA TALC. 3&up. Fillies and Mares. NY Bred. Purse: $75,000.

1 Miss Valentine(L) 124 Ortiz, Jr 1-2-3 Clement 6-5

2 Freud's Notebook(L) 119 Alvarado 5-2-6 Friedman 10-1

3 Great Gracie Dane(L) 119 Velasquez 1-6-2 Levine 3-1

4 Lady On the Run(L) 121 Luzzi 2-3-6 Morrison 2-1

5 Jitney(L) 117 Castro 3-4-1 Hertler 8-1

Miss Valentine should find already ample kick intensified with cutback to 6 furlongs. Jitney makes peak start of form cycle. Lady On the Run bested Jitney by nearly two lengths last time and also makes third start since layoff.

4

6 Furlongs. 3&up. Fillies and Mares Claiming $30,000-$25,000. Purse: $37,000.

2 Sheza Classy Lady(L) 116 Ortiz 1-3-4 Levine 9-5

3 Aliraven(L) 117 Hill 3-7-2 Contessa 6-1

4 Discreet Lady(L) 112 Garcia 1-8-1 Kimmel 8-1

5 World Premier(L) 110 Coa 6-5-3 Levine 7-2

6 Kiki Chacer(L) 117 Ortiz, Jr 6-3-4 Gullo 10-1

1 Mon Rose(L) 119 Smith 10-5-5 Persaud 5-2

1a Sally's Dream(L) 119 Smith 1-3-1 Persaud 5-2

Sheza Classy Lady was a fast-figured winner in last at Penn National; more to come. Sally's Dream has been logging strong efforts on turf; very dangerous. Aliraven could prove very tough on an unchallenged lead.

5

1 1/16 Mile. (Turf). 2yo. Fillies. Maiden Special Weight. NY Bred. Purse: $57,000.

2 Image of Noon(L) 120 Morales 4-x-x Ryerson 10-1

3 Frosty Bay(L) 120 Alvarado 2-8-x Schettino 4-1

1 Chloe Bear 120 Espinoza 10-x-x Kelly 10-1

4 Mlle Margaux(L) 120 Lezcano 6-4-8 Feron 20-1

5 Miracleonbroadway(L) 120 Montalvo 7-11-x Turner, Jr 50-1

6 Adriatic Dream(L) 120 Velasquez 3-4-5 Donk 2-1

7 Stellerite(L) 115 Ortiz 3-5-4 Donk 3-1

8 Ah Gaga(L1) 120 Castro 6-3-6 Saville 12-1

9 Therapy(L) 115 Garcia 7-5-x Feron 20-1

10 Transplendid(L) 120 Ortiz, Jr 8-x-x Serpe 8-1

Also Eligible

1a Risky Predicament(L) 113 Coa 8-11-7 Kelly 10-1

Main Track Only

11 Current Event(L1) 120 Velasquez x-x-x Rice 2-1

Adriatic Dream logged fast final fraction when a hard charging third in last. Frosty Bay was a game second after wide trip in most recent; very dangerous. Image of Noon owns sprinter's speed and could play out as the controlling front-runner.

6

6 Furlongs. 3&up. Fillies and Mares. Maiden Claiming $20,000. NY Bred. Purse: $28,000.

1 Bluffing Quality(L) 116 Ortiz 9-6-7 Ronen 50-1

2 Nine Cracks(L) 121 Velasquez 4-4-x Galluscio 6-1

3 Withalittlebit(L) 122 Castro 7-3-7 Bush 4-1

4 Sharpandwitty 114 Coa 7-9-10 Figueroa 15-1

5 Pattonesque 121 Hill 6-x-x Dunham 30-1

6 Carrot Thief(L) 122 Studart 4-4-3 Quick 10-1

7 Buck Stops Here(L) 121 Montalvo 2-2-9 O'Brien 3-1

8 McGillycuddy's Gal(L) 115 Tomas 9-9-8 Ferraro 30-1

9 Galaxy Gal(L) 121 Davis 5-6-x Chatterpaul 10-1

10 Si Phi Rebel(L1) 121 Luzzi x-x-x Sallusto 12-1

11 Tina's Note(L) 121 Smith 2-9-8 Kelly 7-2

Nine Cracks makes first start since moving to Dominic Galluscio stable; set for best. Buck Stops Here his finished second in three of four starts; continues trend? Carrot Thief would be aided by pace meltdown.

7

1 1/16 Mile. (Turf). 3&up. Allowance Optional Claiming. Purse: $69,000.

2 Recharged(L) 120 Studart 1-5-1 Chatterpaul 8-1

3 Plainview(L) 115 Garcia 2-3-1 DiPrima 5-2

4 Thomas Hill(L) 114 Coa 2-5-7 Grusmark 15-1

1 Idle American(L) 120 Espinoza 1-1-3 Kelly 4-1

5 Best Actor(L) 120 Velasquez 3-3-2 Servis 3-1

6 Wayward Sailor(L) 114 Ortiz 6-2-4 Scott 30-1

7 Airdrop(L) 119 Luzzi 5-1-2 Preciado 20-1

8 Selection Sunday(L) 119 Ortiz, Jr 4-3-4 Goldberg 10-1

9 Forecon(L) 119 Castro 4-3-1 Motion 15-1

10 Carson Hall(L) 120 Alvarado 4-6-2 Servis 10-1

1a Yield Bogey(L) 120 Espinoza 6-3-6 Kelly 4-1

Main Track Only

11 Keep Me Informed(L) 120 Alvarado 3-3-1 Mott 8-5

12 Writingonthewall(L) 120 No Rider 9-10-8 Stoklosa 6-1

Idle American logged fast late pace figures when winning last two starts; more in the tank. Best Actor also packs a potent late kick on best efforts; very dangerous. Plainview is fleet-footed and the one that must be caught.

8

6 Furlongs. 3&up. Claiming $30,000-$25,000. Purse: $38,000.

1 Temecula Creek(L) 121 Velasquez 8-4-5 Rice 10-1

2 Hewitts(L) 116 Garcia 2-5-5 Contessa 7-2

3 Swiss Tart(L) 121 Ortiz, Jr 4-6-7 Jacobson 5-2

4 Chasing Moonlight(L) 121 Alvarado 11-2-1 Albertrani 10-1

5 Game Token(L) 121 Castro 4-4-5 Schosberg 10-1

6 W. W.'s Lady's Man(L) 114 Coa 7-5-5 Barker 5-1

7 Ultimo Principe(L) 119 Silvera 3-2-5 Rodriguez 4-1

8 Nacho Saint(L) 116 Ortiz 5-1-5 Breen 12-1

Game Token drops and should pack enhanced kick with cutback to 6 furlongs. Ultimo Principe has been on the bench since February but owns fast numbers on 'A' game. Temecula Creek was eliminated at the start in most recent; more than good enough on best.

9

1 1/16 Mile. (Turf). 3&up. Fillies and Mares. Allowance Optional Claiming. NY Bred. Purse: $59,000.

1 A New York Phillie(L) 115 Garcia 9-5-1 Ubillo 30-1

2 Eurokay by Me(L) 121 Espinoza 2-4-1 Schwartz 15-1

3 Downtown Hottie(L) 115 Ortiz 5-4-3 Dutrow 5-2

4 Chasing Piper(L) 119 Ortiz, Jr 3-3-1 Levine 8-1

5 Porvoo(L) 119 Hill 10-2-1 Nichol 12-1

6 Yes It's Pink(L) 119 Castro 1-2-2 Clement 4-1

7 Centrina(L) 120 Velasquez 2-3-8 Galluscio 8-1

8 Desert Bliss(L) 119 Morales 2-1-2 Englehart 6-1

9 Hlao Roo(L) 119 Smith 6-4-3 Gyarmati 20-1

10 Strike Accord(L) 119 Alvarado 3-4-2 Kimmel 7-2

Also Eligible

11 I Dreamt I Was(L) 120 Luzzi 3-5-3 Asmussen 10-1

I Dreamt I Was logged five tight works since last outing and rates call if able to escape AE list. Desert Bliss closes strongly in sprints and could be aided by today's added ground. Yes It's Pink was a hand-ridden winner in last. A New York Phillie packs solid late kick on best and will offer fat ticket.

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