Horse racing, Santa Anita

Jeff Nahill’s Santa Anita opinions for Saturday, May 16

Note: Boy, Bob Baffert had his runners ready to go on Friday, huh? Ouch.

FIRST RACE: 1. Sensuous, 2. Royal Aspirations, 3. Ultimate Mystery. LONG SHOT: Brickbat.

SECOND RACE: 1. Tinsel Town Queen, 2. Songofthedesert, 3. Time for Ebby. LONG SHOT: Donut Girl.

THIRD RACE: 1. Affianced (best bet), 2. Navetta, 3. Fierce for Sul. LONG SHOT: Scarlet Lips.

FOURTH RACE: 1. Law Abidin Citizen, 2. Justinian, 3. Multiplier. LONG SHOT: Route Six Six.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Kris’ Wild Kat, 2. Speakerofthehouse, 3. Worthy Turk. LONG SHOT: Taco Waco.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Bettor Trip Nick, 2. Big Sweep, 3. Club Aspen. LONG SHOT: Summer Fire.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Desert Oasis, 2. Dogtag, 3. Strike at Dawn. LONG SHOT: Out of Balance.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Been Studying Her, 2. Bella Vita, 3. Warren’s Showtime. LONG SHOT: Smiling Shirlee.

NINTH RACE: 1. Heywoods Beach, 2. Lemonade Stand, 3. Istanbul. LONG SHOT: Fire Polish.

10TH RACE: 1. Sorriso, 2. Handsome Cat, 3. War Maker. LONG SHOT: With Due Cause.

Good luck. Stay safe.

Friday’s Santa Anita results

Top choice winners: 1 (She’s So Special $8.40, first race)

Second choice winners: 1 (Civil Suit $6.80, seventh)

Third choice winners: x2(Ellie Arroway $10.40, fifth; Duploni $10.80, eighth)

Long shot winners: 1 (Ka’nah $14.40, ninth)

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