Steve Matthews / July 24 at Saratoga

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6 Furlongs. Claiming $35,000-$35,000 Purse: $45,000.

Post -- 1 p.m.

1Roman's Avenue(L)117Saez8-6-1Romans12-1


3Dattts Happy(L)122Ortiz, Jr2-4-7Hennig6-1

4Much Stronger(L)117Castellano6-4-2Jacobson7-2


6Ten Items Or Less(L)117Alvarado4-1-4Rice5-1

7Leilani's Ticket(L)119Velasquez4-1-5Galluscio4-1

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8Midnight Music(L)117Albarado3-3-2Morse8-1

Dighton owns fast late pace figures and drilled half-mile on Saturday. Much Stronger owns speed and fast numbers; very dangerous. Dattts Happy compiled tight work tab for first start in 60 days.


1 Mile & 1 Furlong. The BROOM DANCE. 3yo. Fillies. Purse: $100,000.

1Parc Monceau(L)118Velazquez2-1-6Hushion6-1


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2Montana Native(L)118Rosario1-6-4McPeek3-1

3Tap Twenty One(L)118Garcia2-3-1Arnold, II5-1


5Flash Forward(L)118Ortiz, Jr2-4-8Schettino7-2

6Majestic Marquet(L)118Velasquez3-1-1Rodriguez8-1

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Tap Twenty One was pace compromised when a clear-cut second in last. Profetiza will prove very tough on an unchallenged lead. Flash Forward packs solid late kick and makes peak start of form cycle.


1 Mile & 1 Furlong. Claiming $35,000. 3&up. Purse: $46,000.

1Town Hall(L)119Rosario5-1-1Maker2-1


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3Bedouin Now(L)119Espinoza1-3-3Ness6-1

4Belief System(L)117Alvarado11-1-1Rodriguez5-1

5Summer Sands(L)117Ortiz, Jr3-1-2McLaughlin4-1

6Beachview Two(L)119Napravnik1-6-4Violette, Jr20-1

7Liberty Wing(L)117Castellano5-4-8Hess, Jr8-1


Liberty Wing is fresh and looms the speed of the speed with aggressive ride. Belief System drops and returns to dirt; very dangerous. Nevada, another that switches back to main track, must be consider in third start of form cycle.


1 1/16 Mile. (Mellon Turf). Maiden Special Weight. 3&up. Fillies and Mares. Purse: $85,000.

1Go Baby Go Go(L)119Prado3-11-xBaker12-1

2Shortbread Scotty(L)119Maragh2-4-5Cannizzo20-1

3Celtic Arch(L)119Rosario4-4-3Clement4-1

4Pleasant Cat(L)119Ortiz, Jr5-8-4Bush12-1



7Forever Road(L)119Solis3-5-xDomino8-1

8Industrial Policy(L)119Castellano2-3-3Brown3-1

Main Track Only

9Lunar Surge119Velazquez3-x-xWeaver7-2

Samiam compiled eye-catching work slate for first start since April; primed and ready. Celtic Arch tallied rapid final fraction in last and fired 3-furlong bullet on Friday. Pleasant Cat is training with a purpose for first start in 180 days; worth long look at long price.


6 Furlongs. Maiden Claiming $20,000. 3&up. Fillies and Mares. Purse: $37,000.

2Insane Speed(L1)119Saezx-x-xContessa15-1


4Mama Zee(L)119Velasquez7-x-xRodriguez5-1

5Charming Becky(L)119Espinoza7-10-4Ness15-1

1Work N Flirt(L)119Castellano6-6-2Mareina8-5


7Lady Halite(L)124Lezcano5-10-6Kenneally10-1

1aMalibu Queen(L)119Ortiz, Jr7-8-xMareina8-5


9Diamond Maker(L)119Velazquez2-4-7Rodriguez6-1

Lady Halite was useful fifth on turf in last and now makes first dirt start with a maiden claiming tag. Work N Flirt tallied improved internal numbers in last and could be set for breakthrough in third start since four-month absence. Diamond Maker could be in the garden spot if pace meltdown ensues.


1 Mile. (Inner Turf). Allowance Optional Claiming. 4&up. Purse: $95,000.

2Vitoria Olimpica(L1)118Velazquez3-1-11Pletcher7-2

3Bim Bam(L)120Cohen5-5-7Moquett15-1

4Paris Vegas(L)120Napravnik1-9-6Voss10-1

1Pants On Fire(L)120Lopez3-3-1Breen8-1


6Seal Cove(L)120Castellano5-4-1McGaughey III12-1


1aSleepless Knight(L)120Lopez2-1-4Breen8-1


9Beau Choix(L)120Saez2-3-1Tagg6-1

10Mr. Commons(L)120Alvarado3-4-5Shirreffs5-2

Main Track Only

11Don Dulce(L)120Saez2-1-6Ness4-1


Seal Cove logged career best late pace figure on Spa sod in summer of '11; rates close call. Paris Vegas also notched top final fraction on Saratoga turf and is training sharply; very playable. Abilio's best efforts place him squarely in the mix; must consider. Sleepless Knight ships in from Jersey and holds razor-sharp current condition.


5 1/2 Furlongs. (Mellon Turf). Maiden Claiming $25,000. 3&up. Fillies and Mares. Purse: $40,000.

1Baal Perazim(L)124Espinoza2-3-6Goodwin12-1

2Bear Slayer(L1)119McManigellx-x-xDilodovico15-1

3My Cousin Zinny(L)119Velazquez5-2-6Gargan4-1



6Brianna Nicole(L)124Velasquez8-2-3Rice8-1

7Lady Gaby119Lezcano3-5-8Adel30-1

8Blue Ballerina(L)119Ortiz, Jr3-2-2Rodriguez5-2


10Allie Sweet(L1)119Castellanox-x-xBrown10-1

Lara gets class relief and fired crisp half-mile work on Friday. My Cousin Zinny could play out as the main speed in turf debut. Blue Ballerina packs potent late kick on best. Corinthianna drops and gets favorable cutback in distance.


7 Furlongs. Allowance Optional Claiming. 3&up. Fillies and Mares. Purse: $85,000.

1Jan's Perfect Star(L)122Albarado4-3-1Morse3-1

2Alexandra's Grace(L)122Napravnik1-1-6Dutrow12-1


4Girl Code(L)117Lezcano2-1-7Gargan4-1

5Moment in Dixie(L)122Alvarado2-4-4Toner5-2

6Natalie Victoria(L)122Castellano4-1-5Levine7-2

Jan's Perfect Star is training sharply for first start in 61 days and projects as the swiftest of the swift with aggressive handling. Clarinda closes strongly on best and could be in the garden spot if pace meltdown ensues. Girl Code owns speed, fast figs and sharp current condition; very playable.


1 1/16 Mile. (Inner Turf). The LAKE GEORGE (Grade II). 3yo. Fillies. Purse: $200,000.



3Blossom's Trail(L)116Prado1-1-1Contessa15-1


5Midnight Watch(L)116Ortiz, Jr1-1-11McLaughlin5-1

6Kitten's Dumplings(L)122Rosario1-1-5Maker5-2

7Fab Flowers(L)116Alvarado3-3-2Jerkens20-1

Main Track Only


Maximova has tallied solid late pace figures when winning all three starts; more to come. Midnight Watch is fresh and will prove a very tough customer on a soft lead. Kitten's Dumplings is riding a two-race winning streak and is 1-for-1 at Saratoga; big-time threat.


5 1/2 Furlongs. (Mellon Turf). Maiden Claiming $35,000-$25,000. 3&up. Purse: $45,000.

1Carolina Chant(L)122Lezcano9-6-5Persaud50-1

2Cowboy Prince(L)119Castellano10-6-7Contessa5-1

3Show Some Lovin(L)119Velasquez8-2-2Trombetta6-1

4Seriously Sharp(L)124Prado7-11-10Tarrant20-1

5Where's Danny(L)124Rosario2-12-4Kenneally5-2

6Theboyfrombohola(L)117Ortiz, Jr8-7-11Domino30-1



9Mel's Dream(L)117Franco8-8-xDiSanto30-1

10Ride a Song(L)119Napravnik6-7-xBush12-1

11Indian Style(L)119Saez8-9-8Lukas10-1


Also Eligible

13Harrier Hill(L)124Velasquez11-2-5McLaughlin2-1

Main Track Only

14Alvear(L1)119No Riderx-x-xTerranova,II5-1

Indian Style takes potent class drop and gets favorable cutback in distance; call based on price potential. Where's Danny closed strongly in stateside debut and should pack intensified late kick at shorter sprint; could easily take this. Show Some Lovin could play out as the dominant speed; big-time player. Lasso is rested and right in the thick of this on best efforts.

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