1. COURAGE UNDER FIRE is down a class, should be considered as this combination of jockey / owner have clicked and the horse has a chance in the older lot. FLO NIGHTINGALE has been tracking and running a bit forward. VICEROY is an aged horse who is down in handicap. KIMAYA should be tried after the couple of easy runs.
COURAGE UNDER FIRE-KIMAYA-FLO NIGHTINGALE
2. ICON is a speedy type who is working well. MONEY BAGS is half brother to speedy TALISKER and is working well. OCEAN WARRIOR has a suspect pedigree, elders have been flops mostly, tracks are fine. ORDAINED ONE is catching the eye in tracks , breeding is good. SUN GLORY was an easy runner in the opener.
ORDAINED ONE-SUN GLORY -ICON
3. NOBLE GLORY is showing out in tracks. ROESTI has been systematically prepared over the last couple of months, the dam has given some good types. HEARTS ON FIRE is bred for speed, though the sire is known for throwing out foals which mature late, the last run was suggestive.
HEARTS ON FIRE-ROESTI
4. NORA could not collar HIGHLAND CROWN, needs to be given another chance. STAR PRESENTATION has been extensively tracked and may deliver. SWAHILI won all the way in what appeared to be a made up race, looks tough here.
5. BLACK RAINBOW is in good form and has the top rider. RED TABASCO was a good runner who is bound to improve. DEMONSTRATOR has an outside chance as the fly in jockey is world known for his skills. KALINGA STAR may try to get on board with a try jockey.
BLACK RAINBOW-RED TABASCO-DEMONSTRATOR
6. SLIKKIT has the weights against her. PILLATUS has worked well, the horse is a capable one. STAR ATTRACTION was a big disappointment in last run, may have been a deliberate effort by the scheming connections. FOREVER YOUNG is at a tidy handicap and with a good jockey.
STAR ATTRACTION-FOREVER YOUNG
7. AMAZING RAY has an outside chance. ASTRAL FLASH has been very well prepared and should relish the trip. JACQUELINE has to beat the stalemate, trip is tough for this brilliant filly. MYSTIC QUEST has run some fair races.
JACQUELINE-ASTRAL FLASH-AMAZING RAY
8. ORADA ran improved last time, may place. OPPURTUNITY is speedy , should be involved. HICKORY has a positive ride switch, ran fairly well when tried. RAVE ON has a chance to break away at these weights.
9. SEA STAR may need the run after the set back. SUPER KING has a decent rider if tried. ILLUMINATE has a chance with step up in distance. JHALSA was an impressive runner in mocks, should be vying to win.
10. DOUBLE DELITE got bumped as a favorite, can win now. TOMMY CARMICHAEL is bound to be tried after the last win. WELLS FARGO is tracking well. BRAVE GUN is at a low weight.
DOUBLE DELITE-BRAVE GUN-TOMMY CARMICHAEL
DAYS BEST===HEARTS ON FIRE
DOUBLE=====BLACK RAINBOW X STAR ATTRACTION
Posted by Sarat Sharma at 10:57 AM