Del Mar, Horse racing

Jeff Nahill’s Del Mar opinions for Saturday, Aug. 15 (updated with scratches)

FIRST RACE: 1. Pasito, 2. Sweet Honor, 3. Canadian Ginger. LONG SHOT: Bella Renella SCRATCHED new pick: Thunder Woman.

SECOND RACE: 1. Midnight Mystery, 2. Disco Ball, 3. Seiche. LONG SHOT: Adare.

THIRD RACE: 1. Cem Sultan, 2. Much More Halo, 3. Graziano. LONG SHOT: Tilted Towers.

FOURTH RACE: 1. Mongolian Legend, 2. Ronamo, 3. Convex. LONG SHOT: My Journey.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Caisson (best bet), 2. Eagle in the Sky, 3. Raisebeforetheflop SCRATCHED new pick: Zoffa. LONG SHOT: El Joy.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Lemon Drop Shot, 2. Father O’Flaherty, 3. Cozy Bear. LONG SHOT: Rousing Slammer.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Jamming Eddy SCRATCHED new pick: Foster Boi, 2. Hit the Seam, 3. Johnny Podres. LONG SHOT: Foothill.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Forest Caraway, 2. Illumination, 3. Park Avenue. LONG SHOT: Kalypso.

NINTH RACE: 1. Cordiality, 2. Mucho Unusual, 3. Sedamar. LONG SHOT: Big Sweep SCRATCHED new pick: Kitty Boom Boom.

10TH RACE: 1. It’s Tiz Time, 2. Pyron, 3. Lil Sydney. LONG SHOT: Luck’s Royal Flush.

11TH RACE: 1. Contagion, 2. Never Easy, 3. Mr. Roary. LONG SHOT: Mithqaal.

Good luck. Stay safe.


Top choice winners: 3 (Mucha Woman $5.80, second race, cold quinella $3.20, cold exacta $8.60, cold trifecta $9.20; Raymundos Secret $3.60, fifth, superfecta box $98; Jewel Thief $8, seventh, exacta box $55.80, quinella box $26.60, trifecta box $91)

Second choice winners: 4 (Magic At Midnight $5.60, first, quinella box $7.80, exacta box $15.80, trifecta box $25.10; Get Her Number $8.40, third; Midnight Garden $15.60, eighth; Whooping Jay $5, ninth)

Third choice winners: 1 (Destiny’s Journey $6.80, fourth, quinella box $13.20, exacta box $23.20)

Long shot winners: 1 (Run Like Kona $10.60, sixth)


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