Steve Matthews / May 31 at BELMONT

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6 Furlongs. Claiming $20,000. 3&up. NY Bred. Purse: $40,000. Post -- 1:20 p.m.

1 Won Great Classic(L) 124 Velasquez 5-1-1 Rice 8-5

2 Say Mr. Sandman(L) 122 Saez 7-3-1 Englehart 8-1

3 Southbeachsandy(L) 113 Worrie 2-5-3 Contessa 15-1

4 Run Run Forrest(L) 115 Mejias 9-7-1 Levine 12-1

1a B Shanny(L) 120 Velasquez 3-4-7 Rice 8-5

5 Reggie D(L) 120 Arroyo 6-1-5 Gullo 20-1

6 Patriotic Duty(L) 120 Lezcano 5-3-4 Persaud 30-1

7 Stopthefever(L) 120 Maragh 4-2-7 Ronen 20-1

8 Lucci the Lion(L) 115 Rice 2-3-5 DiPrima 12-1

9 Jeter(L) 120 Ortiz, Jr 2-6-3 Jacobson 3-1

10 Dr Disco(L) 122 Luzzi 5-1-6 Brown 5-1

Reggie D owns a late running style that could be well served in contentious opener. Dr Disco took backward stop on turf last time; return to dirt is key. Stopthefever owns speed and fast figs; must consider. B Shanny consistently logs swift numbers; right in the thick of this.

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1 Mile. (Widener Turf). The KINGSTON. 3&up. NY Bred Stakes. Purse: $125,000.

1 Lubash(L) 118 Alvarado 1-3-2 Clement 2-1

2 Hidden Vow(L) 116 Maragh 8-2-3 Quick 20-1

3 Hear the Footsteps(L) 118 Ortiz 3-5-3 Rice 6-1

4 Kharafa(L) 123 Castellano 2-8-1 Hills 5-2

5 Sir Leslie(L,MTO) 116 Lezcano 2-4-1 Serpe 5-2

6 Special Selection(L) 116 DeCarlo 2-5-6 Shivmangal 50-1

7 Compliance Officer(L) 118 Lezcano 3-1-8 Brown 10-1

8 Notacatbutallama(L) 118 Velazquez 3-2-3 Pletcher 7-2

9 Street Game(L) 118 Velasquez 5-8-4 Nevin 12-1

Kharafa makes peak start of form cycle after tallying rapid final fraction in last. Compliance Officer is rested and owns fast figures on best efforts. Street Game is training with a purpose for potent layoff barn.

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7 Furlongs. The BOUWERIE. 3yo. Fillies. NY Bred Stakes. Purse: $125,000.

2 Flipcup(L) 120 Rosario 3-2-1 Mott 5-2

3 Isabelle(L) 116 Solis 1-2-4 Lewis 5-1

1 Elmra(L) 118 Maragh 1-1-2 Hennig 15-1

1a Irish Sweepstakes(L) 118 Lezcano 4-1-3 Hennig 15-1

4 Prairie Stone(L) 120 Luzzi 1-1-2 Brown 6-1

5 Henry's Gal(L) 122 Velasquez 1-1-3 Rodriguez 3-1

6 Ms. Sylvia A.(L) 118 Mejias 1-1-5 Nevin 6-1

7 Storied Lady(L) 118 Castellano 3-1-3 Hertler 10-1

8 Champagne Ruby(L) 118 Rice 2-2-3 Rice 8-1

Isabelle has trained sharply since dominant maiden score last out; more to come. Champagne Ruby was compromised by slow start in last; dangerous. Henry's Gal has won four of five starts; obviously can romp.

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1 Mile. (Widener Turf). The MOUNT VERNON. 3&up. Fillies and Mares. NY Bred Stakes. Purse: $125,000.

1 Joy Seeker(L) 115 Rosario 4-1-5 Terranova,II 15-1

2 Mah Jong Maddnes(L) 115 Rice 1-3-6 Morrison 10-1

3 Frosty Bay(L) 115 Castellano 5-9-4 Schettino 15-1

4 Lady's Lunar Luck(L) 115 Alvarado 8-2-10 Kimmel 15-1

5 Effie Trinket(L) 117 Saez 3-3-2 Violette, Jr 2-5

6 Dreaming of Cara(L) 115 Velasquez 3-3-5 Friedman 30-1

7 Roses for Romney(L) 115 Ortiz, Jr 1-8-7 Clement 8-1

8 Miz Owell(L) 115 Espinoza 1-5-1 Maker 12-1

9 Stock Fund(L) 115 Solis 3-6-1 Martin 30-1

Lady's Lunar Luck fired half-mile bullet on Monday and owns fast final fractions on best efforts. Miz Owell tallied swift late pace figure when a "geared down" winner last time; very dangerous. Roses for Romney, another last-race winner, can prove very tough on an unchallenged lead.

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7 Furlongs. The MIKE LEE. 3yo. NY Bred Stakes. Purse: $125,000.

1 Empire Dreams(L) 118 Velazquez 2-3-1 Albertrani 12-1

2 Uncle Sigh(L) 116 Rosario 14-5-2 Contessa 4-5

3 Eye Luv Lulu(L) 120 Ortiz, Jr 5-1-2 Martin 20-1

4 Double Gold(L) 116 Lezcano 3-2-1 Miranda 50-1

5 Deceived(L) 118 Maragh 7-1-3 Gyarmati 15-1

6 John's Island(L) 118 Arroyo 1-1-5 Jerkens 20-1

7 Swell(L) 116 DeCarlo 2-5-1 Pugh 10-1

8 Freddie G(L) 118 Luzzi 1-3-1 Hushion 20-1

9 Loki's Vengeance(L) 122 Franco 1-8-2 Hushion 6-1

10 Captain Serious(L) 118 Ortiz 1-1-x Hushion 5-1

Loki's Vengeance logged three tight works since determined victory in last; rates close call. Captain Serious has logged fast figs in winning both starts; big-time player. Uncle Sigh faltered when overmatched in Derby but is more than good enough on 'A' game; dangerous.

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1 1/16 Mile. (Widener Turf). Allowance Optional Claiming. 3&up. NY Bred. Purse: $65,000.

1 Orino(L) 120 Saez 9-1-2 Bond 6-1

2 Sneaky Kitten(L) 120 Ortiz, Jr 10-2-2 Maker 7-2

3 Powerful Instinct(L) 120 Ortiz 2-1-3 Brown 4-1

4 Hyman Roth(L) 115 Mejias 4-1-1 Lewis 20-1

5 Rocky F(L) 120 Franco 9-8-8 Nihei 30-1

6 So Lonesome(L) 114 Rosario 7-9-1 Bush 3-1

7 Captain Gaughen(L) 120 Lezcano 1-8-8 Ryerson 15-1

8 Giant Finish(L) 120 Maragh 4-5-7 Sciacca 12-1

9 Goodtolook(L) 122 Velazquez 1-7-4 Contessa 5-1

10 Go Get the Basil(L) 120 Solis 5-3-2 Violette, Jr 12-1

Also Eligible

11 I Got Id(L) 116 Velazquez 1-2-1 Martin 6-1

12 Breathaway(L) 120 Velasquez 10-1-5 Sacco 20-1

13 Jonrah(L) 120 Lezcano 5-6-5 Frisco 8-1

Main Track Only

14 Cousin Michael(L) 122 No Rider 2-1-2 Jacobson 4-1

15 Socialsaul(L) 120 No Rider 3-1-4 Cannizzo 5-1

16 Tug of War(L) 120 No Rider 4-7-4 Contessa 12-1

Sneaky Kitten owns fast late pace figs on 'A' game and compiled sharp work slate for first start since November. Goodtolook was a front-running winner in last and could play out as the controlling speed once again. Captain Gaughen is training with a purpose for first start in 182 days; worth long look.

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1 Mile. The CRITICAL EYE. 3&up. Fillies and Mares. NY Bred Stakes. Purse: $200,000

1 Sunny Desert(L) 117 Ortiz, Jr 3-1-1 Levine 4-1

2 Hot Stones(L) 121 Velazquez 1-6-1 Levine 10-1

3 Miss Da Point(L) 119 Velasquez 1-1-3 Toscano, Jr 12-1

4 Macha(L) 119 Rosario 7-1-7 Hollendorfer 6-1

5 La Verdad(L) 123 Ortiz 1-1-2 Rice 1-1

6 Lady Gracenote(L) 117 Lezcano 2-6-3 Servis 15-1

7 Carameaway(L) 117 Maragh 2-2-2 Friedman 20-1

8 Tahoe Tigress(L) 117 Franco 2-4-1 Englehart 12-1

9 Princess Mara(L) 117 Rice 1-1-5 Quick 15-1

Sunny Desert is 3-for-3 at the distance and logged three crisp works for first start in 63 days. La Verdad is speedy and owns fast figures but mile trip could be beyond her scope. Miss Da Point is riding a two-race winning streak and fired pair of swift half-mile works since last victory; very interesting.

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6 Furlongs. (Inner Turf). Allowance. 3&up. NY Bred. Purse: $62,000.

1 Can't Catch Me Now(L) 114 Valentin 8-4-3 Barrera, III 50-1

2 Sun Worshipper(L) 124 Solis 2-9-7 Kelly 6-1

3 Adams Note(L) 119 Velazquez 1-4-x Dilger 5-2

4 Slimshady(L) 124 Luzzi 5-7-9 O'Brien 30-1

5 Sandcat(L) 119 Alvarado 8-4-4 Kimmel 20-1

6 Waterway(L) 124 Prado 4-1-8 Cash 12-1

7 Lord of Love(L) 124 Ortiz, Jr 5-6-3 Hertler 10-1

8 Sanctify(L1) 119 Franco 3-1-3 Mott 8-1

9 Hooked Forever(L) 124 Lezcano 8-3-5 Ryerson 5-1

10 Archer Hill(L) 124 Ortiz 8-11-6 Lewis 15-1

11 Greeley Pack(L) 124 Garcia 6-6-7 Feron 50-1

12 Soul House(L) 124 Maragh 6-3-3 Weaver 7-2

Also Eligible

13 Pegasus Red(L) 119 Mejias 3-5-6 Barrera, III 20-1

Main Track Only

14 Station Chief(L) 119 No Rider 12-1-2 Contessa 2-1

15 Horatio(L) 122 Maragh 6-1-2 Toner 12-1

Lord of Love compiled eye-catching work tab for first start since December and owns fast final fractions on best efforts. Adams Note was a hard-charging winner in turf debut; big-time player. Waterway was compromised by rough trip in last; don't ignore.

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1 Mile. The COMMENTATOR. 3&up. NY Bred Stakes. Purse: $200,000.

1 Prohibition(L) 115 Pennington 1-5-1 Lynch 6-1

2 Moneyinyour Pocket(L) 117 Velazquez 5-4-2 Baker 20-1

3 Big Business(L) 118 Velasquez 1-5-1 Jacobson 12-1

4 Smooth Bert(L) 116 Luzzi 5-5-1 Gyarmati 20-1

5 Zivo(L) 123 Ortiz 1-1-1 Brown 2-1

6 Awesome Vision(L) 120 Saez 4-3-3 Albertrani 8-1

7 Readtheprospectus(L) 121 Alvarado 7-1-1 Brown 8-1

8 Comandante(L) 120 Ortiz, Jr 5-5-6 Pletcher 15-1

9 Weekend Hideaway(L) 118 Lezcano 3-2-7 Serpe 10-1

10 Pinball(L) 116 Rosario 4-1-1 Mott 5-1

11 Bernardo(L) 114 Franco 1-2-4 Toscano, Jr 20-1

12 This Hard Land(L) 115 Arroyo 4-1-5 Ubillo 30-1

13 Crafty Dreamer(L) 115 Maragh 2-2-1 Iselin 15-1

Zivo has won four in a row and consistently logs the field's fastest late pace figures. Comandante can prove to be a front-end threat on best efforts. Readtheprospectus owns swift numbers and is training with a purpose for first start since October.

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6 Furlongs. (Inner Turf). Maiden Special Weight. 3&up. Fillies and Mares. NY Bred. Purse: $60,000.

1 Colloquial(L) 118 Franco 5-x-x Ribaudo 15-1

2 Barrier to Entry(L) 113 Mejias 8-9-4 Kelly 30-1

3 Sweethots(L) 124 Saez 5-3-10 Serpe 12-1

4 Freud's Sunset(L) 118 Luzzi 3-2-7 Gullo 7-2

5 Lavender Road(L) 118 Garcia 9-3-11 Adsit 20-1

6 Winter Wish 124 Rosario 4-2-x Weaver 9-2

7 Lakeview Lady(L) 124 Lezcano 6-6-11 Hertler 12-1

8 Jennys Creek(L) 124 Velazquez 6-3-3 Martin 8-1

9 Keen Katana(L) 118 Maragh 9-3-6 Toner 15-1

10 Midnightatmarions(L1) 113 Rice x-x-x Ryerson 20-1

11 Distorted Beauty(L) 118 Ortiz 4-x-x Levine 4-1

12 Royal Jest(L) 124 Prado 6-2-5 Lugovich 6-1

Also Eligible

13 Myfriendthebird(L) 118 Maragh 7-5-x Contessa 30-1

14 Saharan Serenade 111 Worrie 3-5-5 Toscano, Jr 30-1

15 Read It and Weep(L1) 118 Saez x-x-x Pompay 6-1

Main Track Only

16 Pretty Like Me(L) 118 Ortiz, Jr 2-5-x Servis 4-1

Jennys Creek compiled tight work tab for first start since October. Freud's Sunset also is training sharply for return and owns speed and fast figs; very dangerous. Distorted Beauty logged solid final fraction in key race debut and should handle switch to sod. Winter Wish moves to turf for George Weaver; must factor into the mix here.

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