Del Mar, Horse racing

Del Mar opinions for Saturday, Aug. 4

PREVIEW: “Jersey” Joe Bravo brings his riding tack from the East Coast to ride a pair of horses today at the seaside oval. Bravo will ride Cummings (12-1) in the sixth race for trainer James DiVito and Hallie Belle (10-1) in the featured Yellow Ribbon Handicap (eighth race) for trainer Michael Stidham. Keep an eye on both horses.

FIRST RACE: 1. Its Gonna Hurt, 2. Tanker, 3. Fortnite Dance. LONG SHOT: Drill Down Dude.

SECOND RACE: 1. Night at the Opera, 2. Closing Time, 3. Surfside Sunset. LONG SHOT: Artistic Ab.

THIRD RACE: 1. Any Questions, 2. Royal Albert Hall, 3. Conquest Typhoon. LONG SHOT: Dano’s Dream.

FOURTH RACE: 1. Carnivorous, 2. Our Silver Oak, 3. Oliver. LONG SHOT: Grab the Munny.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Madakey Sunset, 2. Tandalicious, 3. Royal Descendent. LONG SHOT: What’s Bruin.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Catfish Hunter, 2. Fight On, 3. Circus Act. LONG SHOT: Cummings.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Dark Prince, 2. Neptune’s Storm, 3. Sigalert. LONG SHOT: Union Station.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Hallie Belle, 2. Cambodia, 3. Madame Stripes.LONG SHOT: Tisbutadream/

NINTH RACE: 1. Gracida, 2. Flagstaff, 3. Tatters to Riches. LONG SHOT: Street Vision.

10TH RACE: 1. GOTNOQUIT (BEST BET), 2. Katie’s Cowboy, 3. Zipman. LONG SHOT: Aussie Fox.


Top choice winners: 1 (Silken Prince $13, sixth race)

Second choice winners: 3 (Family Girl $16.40, second; Sunday Prophet $8, third; Majestic Authority $5.40, eighth)

Third choice winners: 1 (Lucky Staxx $13.60, first)

Long shot winners: 0

Good luck.

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