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Steve Matthews / Saturday, January 9, at Aqueduct

Best Bet: ADMIRALTY (5); Best Value: BRENDAN'S WARRIOR (6)1

6 Furlongs. Claiming $7,500. 4yo&up. Purse: $12,000. Post Time: 12:30 p.m.

2 Monster Boots(L) 4-4-5 Fragoso Perkins 120 6-1

3 Bold Vindication(L) 7-4-11 Chavez Gullo 120 4-1

4 Beyond Challenge 9-12-6 Rodriguez Morrison 120 30-1

5 Carter's Store(L) 6-7-4 Serpa Contessa 115 9-2

1 The Mayor(L) 5-6-1 Cohen Jacobson 123 7-2

6 Passing Dream(L) 9-6-7 Chang Giambanco 120 50-1

7 Sinister Storm(L) 3-5-5 Napravnik Toscano 120 10-1

8 Fotografia(L) 8-8-6 Alvarado Barrera 120 30-1

9 Discreet Interview(L) 5-4-3 Musarro Ryerson 113 30-1

10 Triple Glory(L) 4-2-4 Lopez Barbara 120 3-1

1a Larrys Revenge(L) 8-6-5 Bocachica Jacobson 120 7-2

Sinister Storm logged breakthrough figure in last and could give one more before the bounce. Carter's Store looms the main speed in peak start of form cycle; very playable. Bold Vindication drops two class levels and could easily take this on best.

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6 Furlongs. Maiden Special Weight. 3yo. Purse: $40,000

2 Upper Afleet x-x-x Serpa Kelly 115 30-1

3 Avenging Spirit(L1) x-x-x Cohen Barbara 120 3-1

4 Winaholic(L1) x-x-x Migliore Levine 120 6-1

5 Eightyfiveinafifty(L) 3-x-x Chavez Contessa 120 6-5

1 He's a Scrooge(L1) x-x-x Jara McLaughlin 120 8-1

1a Freshman Dorm(L) 2-6-3 Napravnik McLaughlin 120 8-1

6 Departures(L1) x-x-x Saez Duggan 120 15-1

7 Bojan(L1) x-x-x Hill Terranova, II 120 5-1

8 Hot Pursuit(L) 10-3-x Lopez Zito 120 20-1

Freshman Dorm is training sharply for return from freshener for white-hot McLaughlin stable; rates close call. Eightyfiveinafifty fired 5-furlong bullet for first start since August; wire-to-wire potential. Avenging Spirit shows a work tab that culminated with best-of-day 5-furlong drill; charting a must.

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1 Mile & 70 Yards. Busanda Stakes. 3yo. Fillies. Purse: $65,000

1 Anchorage(L) 1-7-x Cohen Pletcher 116 7-2

2 Age of Humor(L) 2-1-x Napravnik Klesaris 116 5-2

3 Summer Humor(L) 1-2-9 Migliore McLaughlin 116 12-1

4 Fuzzy Britches(L) 1-3-3 Jara Dutrow 116 6-5

5 Judge Sonya(L) 1-3-1 Luzzi Perkins 118 5-1

Judge Sonya displayed solid kick in three starts last year and is firing bullets for first start in 60 days. Fuzzy Britches wheels back quickly for Rick Dutrow after dominant score on Wednesday; very dangerous. Age Of Humor owns sprinter's speed and will prove tough on a soft lead; right in the thick of this.

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6 Furlongs. Maiden Special Weight. 3yo. NY Bred. Purse: $38,000

1 Fiery Footwork(L1) x-x-x Saez Contessa 120 6-1

2 My Forest Baby(L1) x-x-x Cohen Pletcher 120 5-2

3 Brynnie's Mr. Smee(L1) x-x-x Jara Brown 120 12-1

4 Cayo Hueso(L) 3-6-5 Espinoza Feron 120 4-1

5 Adirondack Warrior(L) 4-8-6 Davis Ubillo 115 15-1

6 Belfast Lad(L) 11-3-3 Chavez Hushion 120 3-1

7 Second and One(L1) x-x-x Fragoso Weaver 120 12-1

8 Trial by Fire(L1) x-x-x Serpa Hernandez 115 15-1

9 Appledore x-x-x Hill Duggan 120 8-1

Adirondack Warrior displayed dramatic improvement with blinkers off last time and pulls weight from the contenders in weak field. Fiery Footwork owns win-early breeding and should offer generous ticket; worth long look. Cayo Hueso is the main speed but has lost ground in the stretch in every start; demand fair price.

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1 Mile & 70 Yards. Claiming $25,000. 4yo&up. Purse: $23,000

1 Rip Rap(L) 2-2-2 Migliore Levine 118 3-1

2 Cliffy's Future(L) 2-4-2 Cohen Autrey 118 5-1

3 Ziptronic(L) 5-3-3 Lopez Rice 118 5-2

4 Well Meant(L) 5-7-2 Serpa Aquilino 113 15-1

5 Tar Beach(L) 1-10-7 Napravnik Brown 120 6-1

6 Dorian Will(L) 1-3-2 Jara Pletcher 120 6-1

1a Clear Faith(L) 3-1-2 Luzzi Levine 118 3-1

7 Country Trick(L) 1-6-4 Chavez Stoklosa 118 20-1

8 Admirality(L) 6-5-3 Espinoza Ortiz 118 8-1

9 Indymine(L) 2-5-4 Musarro Persaud 111 15-1

Admiralty was speed sharpened in sprint last and could be sitting on breakthrough in wide-open field. Tar Beach bested a next-out winner when a determined victor in last and logged three tightly grouped works in the interim. Clear Faith owns fast figures on 'A' game. Ziptronic is speedy and rested; big-time player.

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1 Mile & 70 Yards. Claiming $15,000. 4yo&up. NY Bred. Purse: $18,000

1 Marscaponi(L) 6-6-5 Serpa Ubillo 115 10-1

2 Really Somebody(L) 2-2-10 Napravnik Callejas 120 5-1

3 Pavlov's Dog(L) 11-9-6 Bocachica Fisher 120 50-1

4 Zeppies Shadow(L) 12-7-1 Musarro Imperio 113 50-1

5 Brendan's Warrior(L) 2-6-7 Hill Mcgillycuddy 120 7-2

6 Fortune Faded(L) 5-5-7 Cohen Schosberg 120 4-1

7 Coaltown Legend(L) 5-5-8 Rodriguez Feron 120 8-1

8 Saarlandisourland(L) 4-5-2 Saez O'Brien 115 12-1

9 Nolite Timere(L) 9-5-9 Davis Ferraro 115 15-1

10 Longing for Malibu(L) 6-2-2 Alvarado Conway 120 5-2

Also Eligible

11 Flo's Honor(L) 10-8-5 Rodriguez Iselin 120 20-1

Brendan's Warrior fired eye-catching 5-furlong drill since late charging second in last; more to come. Coaltown Legend owns fast figures on best but has been sidelined since August; only at 5-1 or greater. Fortune Faded is fleet-footed and training consistently for first start in 45 days; logged only win on inner track.

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6 Furlongs. Allowance Non winners of 1 race(s) except. 4yo&up. Fillies and Mares. NY Bred. Purse: $40,000

1 Red Cognac(L) 5-4-4 Serpa Sedlacek 113 12-1

2 Vaughndidit(L) 1-4-1 Hill Barbara 118 5-1

3 Driven by Energy(L) 1-8-6 Lopez Pletcher 123 7-2

4 Pals First Lady(L) 2-8-4 Napravnik Rice 118 8-1

5 Citifiesta(L) 3-2-6 Samyn Hertler 118 9-2

6 Smokin Pistol(L) 1-3-4 Luzzi Hushion 118 20-1

7 A Girl Named Maria 11-12-5 Rodriguez Figueroa 118 50-1

8 Cap the Thunder(L) 6-8-1 Jara Schosberg 118 12-1

9 Mustang Fever(L) 2-3-2 Cohen Parisella 118 4-1

10 Puddin On the Ritz(L) 1-4-8 Bisono Jerkens 118 50-1

11 Bearursa(L) 9-1-1 Migliore Levine 118 6-1

Bearursa makes first start since claimed by Bruce Levine and tallied swift late pace and final figures on Woodbine's Polytrack; transfers form south. Pals First Lady notched her only career win on the winterized oval; worth long look. Citifiesta delivered pair of sharp efforts since layoff and now makes peak start of from cycle; big-time threat. Smokin Pistol is lightly raced and improving with each start; developing and dangerous.

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1 Mile & 70 Yards. Allowance Optional Claiming. 4yo&up. NY Bred. Purse: $43,000

1 Rises the Phoenix(L) 2-5-4 Alvarado Conway 118 10-1

2 Run With the Lark(L) 7-1-4 Jara Schosberg 118 6-1

3 Success Fee(L) 5-5-4 Migliore Hennig 118 8-1

4 Typhoon Tycoon(L) 4-6-5 Bocachica Fisher 118 30-1

5 Stopbluffing(L) 3-2-2 Luzzi Brown 118 6-1

6 Rodeo Hand(L) 3-5-6 Fragoso Dunham 118 20-1

7 Summer Share(L) 1-3-5 Napravnik Bush 123 5-1

8 South Fourth St.(L) 4-2-2 Saez Contessa 118 3-1

9 Undocumented(L) 6-7-5 Davis Chatterpaul 113 15-1

10 Writingonthewall(L) 2-1-6 Cohen Martin 118 7-2

Success Fee exits sprint tightener and drops to level of most recent victory; primed for best. South Fourth St. was tough-trip fourth as the favorite in last and could easily take this on 'A' game. Undocumented could be the garden spot if fractions get fast and furious.

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1 Mile & 70 Yards. Claiming $10,000. 4yo&up. Purse: $15,000

4 Awesome Mich(L) 1-4-9 Luzzi Hennig 120 7-2

1 Ecru Egret(L) 4-4-5 Rivera Persaud 118 15-1

5 Chief Tashmo(L) 5-8-5 Simpson Johnson 111 50-1

6 Lofty Banner(L) 5-2-6 Serpa Ortiz 113 5-1

2 Four Star Bo(L) 6-3-5 Cohen Contessa 118 9-2

7 Her Latest Flame(L) 7-4-5 Hill Brown 118 5-1

8 Last Noble(L) 7-4-10 Lopez Badgett 118 12-1

3 Two Decades(L) 7-6-4 Napravnik Grusmark 118 15-1

9 Lohad(L) 4-1-7 Lopez Asmussen 120 3-1

10 Wonderous Day(L) 11-6-10 DeSouza Terracciano 118 50-1

Also Eligible

11 A Flying Jet(L) 6-4-1 Lopez Donk 118 6-1

3c Mr. Jolson(L) 4-1-1 Bocachica Grusmark 118 15-1

1a Senor Enrico(L) 9-7-4 Musarro Persaud 111 15-1

2b Izanagi(L) 6-3-5 Saez Contessa 118 9-2

Her Latest Flame logged two ultra-sharp workouts since even seventh versus pricier field last month and barn excels with runners going sprint to route. Awesome Mich was a determined winner at this level in last; big-time danger. Lohad endured rough journey when just three lengths behind 'Mich' in last; right in the thick of this. Izanagi must be factored into the mix if able to escape AE list.

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