Del Mar, Horse racing

Del Mar selections for Friday, Aug. 8 (updated)

FIRST RACE: 1. Better Luck, 2. Stormin Wild, 3. Plaayer’s Charm. LONG SHOT: Freaky Floyd.


SECOND RACE: 1. Lookin for Money, 2. Lady Danger, 3. I Heart You. LONG SHOT: Nicole Michelle.


THIRD RACE: 1. Seeking Shamrocks (best bet), 2. Lotta Attidue, 3. Loan Savant. LONG SHOT: Tough Business.

Trainer Ron Ellis is 31% first time with horses in his barn and he’s 31% with jockey Victor Espinoza. The inside post has done well at this meet so SEEKING SHAMROCKS (6-1) should be tough.


FOURTH RACE: 1. Silver Hustler, 2. Handfull, 3. Pebble Beach Baby. LONG SHOT: Always a Chance.


FIFTH RACE: 1. Bench Ruling, 2. Keezheekoni, 3. Fashioned Lady. LONG SHOT: Explicable.


SIXTH RACE: 1. Halo La, 2. Marina Del Heat, 3. Midnight Lady. LONG SHOT: Suicide Curves.


SEVENTH RACE: 1. Delta Flower (SCRATCHED), 2. Kinz Funky Monkey, 3. Tribal Spy. LONG SHOT: Master the Blues. NEW PICKS: 1. Kinz Funky Monkey, 2. Master the Blues, 3. Tribal Spy. LONG SHOT: Uzziel.


EIGHTH RACE: 1. Super Reagan, 2. Cernobbio, 3. Canpus. LONG SHOT: Vavoom.

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Thursday’s top choice winners: 1 (Tribal Jewel $5.40, sixth race)

Thursday’s second choice winners: 0

Thursday’s third choice winners: 3 (She’s Flush $11, second; Social Request $16.20, third; Wildling $5.80, fifth

Thursday’s long shot winners: 2 (Easter Fever $6.20, first; Living The Life $12, seventh)



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