Horse racing, Santa Anita

Santa Anita selections for Friday, Oct. 24 (updated)

FIRST RACE: 1. Faith Hope Love, 2. Warren’s Cracker, 3. More Stormyweather. LONG SHOT: Theartrical Cast.

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SECOND RACE: 1. Grandstand, 2. Greeley Awesome, 3. Mambo Man. LONG SHOT: African Oil.

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THIRD RACE: 1. Bayonet, 2. Redshirt, 3. Conquest Superstep. LONG SHOT: Olivia’s Greatdane (SCRATCHED). New long shot: Miss Mandate.

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FOURTH RACE: 1. Fonz, 2. Go Black Tie, 3. Secret Wishes. LONG SHOT: Stolen Property.

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FIFTH RACE: 1. Tester, 2. Smokey’s Legacy, 3. Nevada Time. LONG SHOT: Couldashouldadid.

TESTER (8-1), a gelding, hasn’t been seen on the track for 15 months. He drops into a maiden claimer for the first time, a move trainer Phil D’Amato is 50% (4-for-8). D’Amato is also 33% with long layoffs.

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SIXTH RACE: 1. Tap Dancing, 2. Act, 3. Lindante. LONG SHOT: Monsieur Power.

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SEVENTH RACE: 1. Valley Cat, 2. Wanstead Gardens, 3. Timeless Indy. LONG SHOT: Songforjohnmichael.

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EIGHTH RACE: 1. Jet Trick (best bet), 2. Bodie Bojangles (SCRATCHED), 3. Arigato. LONG SHOT: Great Lou. New picks: 1. Jet Trick (best bet), 2. Arigato, 3. Lucky Shoes to Win. LONG SHOT: Great Lou.

Trainer Gary Sherlock drops JET TRICK (9-2), a 2-year-old gelding, a level where he finished second at during Del Mar. He also cuts back in distance and has a big work over the track since his last race.

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Thursday’s top choice winners: 2 (Maybellene $6.20, second race; All Star Bub $4.80, third)

Thursday’s second choice winners: 5 (Desert Thief $9.60, second; Soul Driver $17.80, fifth; Belonging $10.80, sixth; Scooter Bird $3.60, seventh; Golden Triumph $4.40, eighth)

Thursday’s third choice winners: 1 (Comin’offthebench $9.40, fourth)

Thursday’s long shot winners: 0

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