Horse racing, Santa Anita

Santa Anita selections for Saturday, Jan. 24

FIRST RACE: 1. Rhett’s Image, 2. Signature Cat, 3. Lucky Vintage. LONG SHOT: Wildly Brilliant.


SECOND RACE: 1. Trash Talkin, 2. Prohibition Repeal, 3. Seedsandstemsagain. LONG SHOT: Alfiero.


THIRD RACE: 1. Lindante, 2. Do Some Magic, 3. Forest Chatter. LONG SHOT: He’s On His Toes.

Just throw out that last turf sprint at Del Mar by LINDANTE (20-1). This 4-year-old beat open maidens coming down the hill in October to break his maiden and also has a third on the course. Jockey Joe Talamo stays aboard for trainer Jerry Fanning.


FOURTH RACE: 1. Chief of Staff, 2. Stormin Trick, 3. Vodka Texted You. LONG SHOT: The Grumbler.


FIFTH RACE: 1. Heat the Rocks (best bet), 2. Light One, 3. Sheer Pleasure. LONG SHOT: Patsy G and Me.

HEAT THE ROCKS (2-1), a 3-year-old filly, finished second in her first try around two turns and now the daughter of Unusual Heat tries grass for the first time. We all know offspring love the grass so trainer Jerry Hollendorfer appears to have her placed for a big win with jockey Elvis Trujillo aboard.


SIXTH RACE: 1. Acceptance, 2. Tough Sunday, 3. Pulmarack. LONG SHOT: Avanti Bello.


SEVENTH RACE: 1. Heavens Stairway, 2. Velvet Mesquite, 3. Doinghardtimeagain. LONG SHOT: Heat Trap.


EIGHTH RACE: 1. Rousing Sermon, 2. San Onofre, 3. Follini. LONG SHOT: Grazen’s Hope.


NINTH RACE: 1. Tamarando, 2. Alert Bay, 3. Big Bane Theory. LONG SHOT: Boozer.

10TH RACE: 1. She Got Away, 2. Powerful Gir, 3. Ill tell You What. LONG SHOT: Erte.

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Friday’s top choice winners: 2 (Conquest Superstep $3.60, second race; Camryn Kate $6.40, fifth)

Friday’s second choice winners: 2 (Ernest Shackleton $6.60, third; Lady’s Plan $7.60, seventh)

Friday’s third choice winners: 1 (Swissarella $8.80, fourth)

Friday’s long shot winners: 0


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