Ed Burgart Handicap
For Sunday, October 19, 2014
First Post 6 P.M.
Pick Four Selections: $1 wager is $24. 1st Race (1,5,6); 2nd Race (6,8); 3rd Race (4,8); 4th Race (5,7). $1 wager is $72. 1st Race (1,2,5,6); 2nd Race (6,8); 3rd Race (2,4,8); 4th Race (3,5,7).
1ST RACE: Purse $4,000, futurity trial, 2 year olds, 400 yards.
STRAW DAWG (Sanchez) looked sharp when outworking rival by ½ length in 17.9 gate drill for first start since powerful maiden win three months ago. FLYING FOOSE (DeAlba) has won three of his last five outs and outfinished recent handicap third-place finisher Foo Who in last trial win. TEMPTING DASHFORCASH (Brooks) hails from strong Midwest barn and benefits by runnerup try at this distance two outs ago.
2ND RACE: Purse $4,000, futurity trial, 2 year olds, 400 yards.
APOLLITICAL BLOOD (DeAlba) was strong fourth in last All-American Futurity trial outing from the rail post and new rider is doing well. WILD SIXES CARTEL (Sanchez) was under a hold at the wire in sharp solo 17.9 gate drill since last All-American trial victory. CORONA THE CAT (Nicasio) has improving Trackmaster speed figures and was fourth in last trial outing vs. eventual All-American Futurity winner JM Miracle.
3RD RACE: Purse $4,000, futurity trial, 2 year olds, 400 yards.
FAMOUS CORONA LADY (Sanchez) broke extremely slow when heavily favored in last two New Mexico trial outings and still won Rainbow trial two races back. DISCONTENT (Huerta) was bumped in sharply after sluggish start in last third-place trial outing after solid prior futurity win. PANAMA WES (C Mendez) can sizzle from the gate and posted 17.9 gate drill since last nose trial setback when heavily urged during the final 1/8.
4TH RACE: Purse $4,000, futurity trial, 2 year olds, 400 yards.
CHICANERY (Huerta) ran hard for fourth in last futurity outing 11 weeks ago and added distance seems a plus. SURFIN STAR (Brooks) broke sharp in fifth-place All-American trial debut two months ago and shortens up 40 yards. ROASTER (Santiago Mendez) broke fast while lugging in steadily throughout when showing good stride in 17.8 gate drill since last outing 11 weeks ago.
5TH RACE: Purse $4,000, futurity trial, 2 year olds, 400 yards.
LUV SUPREME (Badilla) broke sharp in last third-place All-American trial outing vs. solid field that included All-American runnerup Mad About The Moon. PENTHOUSE SWEET (Brooks) was bumped in steadily after sluggish start in last eighth-place Ruidoso Futurity try four months ago and extra 50 yards is a bonus here. RISKY BONES (DeAlba) has run erratic in both local tries when showing plenty of late interest and has winning connections.
6TH RACE: Purse $4,000, futurity trial, 2 year olds, 400 yards.
SORELLI (Sanchez) looked terrific in recent 17.6 gate drill when outworking prior daylight maiden winner Runnning Corona by 1 ¼ lengths. OLD SIX SIX (DeAlba) took advantage of far outside post when bumped out at the start of last sharp stakes victory and should like extra yards. MORETHANMEETSTHEYE (Peinado) looked strong when outworking two rivals in 17.9 gate drill since last third-place trial outing four months ago.
Pick Four Selections: $1 wager is $24. 7th Race (2); 8th Race (All); 9th Race (2,3,8); 10th Race (2). $1 wager is $96. 7th Race (2); 8th Race (All); 9th Race (2,3,8); 10th Race (2,3,4,7).
7TH RACE: Purse $4,000, futurity trial, 2 year olds, 400 yards.
HEZA DASHA FIRE (C Mendez) was sensational in three daylight victories earlier this year and sizzled 350 yards in 17.50 solo gate drill three weeks ago. STREAKIN REGARD (Brooks) was disqualified from All-American trial win after shifting out solidly in the early stages two months ago and has since been gelded. HE LOOKS HOT (Huerta) finished with a rush in last third-place derby outing 11 weeks ago and won easily from the rail two outs ago.
8TH RACE: Purse $4,000, futurity trial, 2 year olds, 400 yards.
EYESA GOOD ONE (Ramirez) was loaded with run past the wire in last maiden runnerup try after hitting the side of the gate and getting bumped in soon thereafter. ONEAPOLLITICALFLIGHT (DeAlba) was sharp second in last Grade I futurity outing four months ago and went well when outworked by a head in 17.9 gate drill last month. RUNAWAY FIRE (Nicasio) lugged in steadily to the 1/8-pole from the rail post in last tough All-American trial outing and was second in both local tries earlier this year.
9TH RACE: Purse $4,000, futurity trial, 2 year olds, 400 yards.
HOT SHOT (Suarez) has run his best races in the trials and trouble-prone gelding should be clear of gate issues from the far outside post here. TAKE A LOOK (Huerta) kept trying in last runnerup try after getting bumped out lightly eaerly and broke sharp in prior stakes win. BP DOWN SOUTH (Brooks) dropped head photo in Oklahoma futurity earlier this year and was second in last All-American trial outing vs. repeat winner Corona Kelly.
10TH RACE: Purse $4,000, futurity trial, 2 year olds, 400 yards.
RUNNNING CORONA (Sanchez) was very impressive in two-length debut win two months ago and her dam is a former All-American Futurity winner. SC DIVAS CARTEL (Brooks) won Rainbow trial nicely at this distance in New Mexico two outs ago when beating runnerup who since captured an All-American trial. APOLLITICAL LEGACY (DeAlba) lugged in steadily at the start and went well thereafter when outworking earlier Ed Burke Million runnerup Oneapolliticalflight by a head in 17.9 gate drill last month.
BEST BET: LUV SUPREME (5TH RACE)