Del Mar, Horse racing

Del Mar selections for Friday, August 14

FIRST RACE: 1. Pefiolo, 2. Omburman, 3. Warren’s Wesley. LONG SHOT: Doyouknowsomething.

SECOND RACE: 1. Far Out Kailee, 2. Brimstoned, 3. Derby Glass. LONG SHOT: Cinmars Dance.
THIRD RACE: 1. #6 HAVANNA BELLE (6-1) (best bet), 2. Princess Charm, 3. Spirit of Zian. LONG SHOT: Curlin’s Fox.

On her third try, won her first race in the U.S. in May and then went to sidelines. Trainer Phil D’Amato is 21% 61 to 180-day layoffs and is 30% with horses that won their last race. Tyler Baze jumps on and he is 31% with D’Amato.


FOURTH RACE: 1. Bussjaeger, 2. Scatastic, 3. Captain Akers. LONG SHOT: Carlos Dangerous.
FIFTH RACE: 1. Lily Kai, 2. Peggy Sue’s Loose, 3. Ticaboo. LONG SHOT: Journeyonthemove.
SIXTH RACE: 1. Ain’t Misbehavin, 2. Pat the Bear, 3. Tiz Jolie. LONG SHOT: Silvertron.
SEVENTH RACE: 1. Wanstead Gardens, 2. Texas Ryano, 3. Street Maven. LONG SHOT: Terrys Tom Cat.
EIGHTH RACE: 1. #11 I’ll Play My Hand (5-1), 2. I’m Zonin, 3. Dirt in Your Face. LONG SHOT: Southern Loyalty.

The son of Bring the Heat ends up in the Phil D’Amato barn after a claim at this level at Churchill Downs. Showed speed in last race and will likely show it from the outside post. D’Amato is 27% first off the claim and 26% with maiden claimers.

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Thursday’s top choice winners: 1 (Intoxicating Move $5.60, fifth race)
Thursday’s second choice winners: 1 (Unusually Green $5.40, seventh)
Thursday’s third choice winners: 4 (Alyeska $10, first; Imflatoutsweet $3.60, third; Swiss Affair $53.40, sixth; Swiss Cheese $7, eighth)
Thursday’s long shot winners: 0

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