Sardella’s Selections

RACE #1

1st

5- Sharkbite Mike

Solid showing from post eight in his local debut, finds a soft spot to upset

2nd

6- Miss Neala Ridge

Capable with early speed

3rd

4- Le Millionaire

Has been a bit dull to be a favorite

4th

7- Crazyasclassic

RACE #2

1st

5- Striking Star

Has discovered the winning way of late

2nd

1- Isabella's Diamond

Broke as the heavy favorite in a race she would have won

3rd

2- Guccio's Office

Massively overbet since his local win, Coppola steps up

4th

6- Dak Tothefuture

RACE #3

1st

8- Blazin Benny

Has had late trot and nowhere to go, could upset from post eight

2nd

2- The Royal Harry

Returns to town off a catch me if you can win at Batavia

3rd

1- Financial Focus

Drops from where she competed locally before the stint at the fairs

4th

6- Mr Cool Seaeyre

RACE #4

1st

2- Front Street

Looks to make it four in a row since the connection chance

2nd

1- Andi's Unreal

Trotted 1:58 in two straight, from the rail that’ll make him a danger

3rd

8- Gramster

Just missed from a tough post in first try for new connections

4th

5- Got It Good

RACE #5

1st

5- Geronimo Fame

This is the level where he’s tough, chance with a pocket trip

2nd

1- Fox Valley Iliad

Has the credentials to blow these away but comes in with some question marks

3rd

2- Just Plain DJ

Coming off an all out win

4th

4- Riverofroyalty

RACE #6

1st

1- True Muscle

Strong effort to be second in 1:56, another shot from the rail

2nd

2- Spoiler Alert

Nightmare trip last week, factors off the drop

3rd

3- Gigfy

Always around for a piece

4th

9- Duluth

RACE #7

1st

4- Buff

Rattled off three straight wins before tough posts beset him, rallies

2nd

5- Piercewave Hanover

Factors with early speed

3rd

7- Gruden

Returns to town where he’s undefeated, tougher sledding today

4th

1- Justice Jet

RACE #8

1st

6- Tycoon Seelster

Strong despite tough trips of late, slim edge

2nd

1- Prince Of Minto

Toss last, up close from the rail here

3rd

5- Tropical Storm Bi

Drops outside of the Open for the first time in quite some time, his best certainly beats these

4th

2- Foundonabeach

RACE #9

1st

2- Leave Your Mark

Went a big mile despite a nightmare trip, back to the level of the win

2nd

3- Cartier Volo

Coppola’s choice has one big brush to her

3rd

5- Flyhawk Thriller

Always a threat in this class

4th

1- Mind Your Manners

RACE #10

1st

6- Armor Hanover

A big gamble off the layoff but has two qualifiers as preps and is a longshot with a big shot

2nd

3- Boli

Hasn’t been able to score a win locally yet this year, in position

3rd

2- Enchanted

Swooped the group last week, capable

4th

9- Silent Pine

RACE #11

1st

2- Tucky's Jack

Had excuses in his two starts since dropping, now or never

2nd

1- Dunks Brother

Hasn’t shown much but gets the rail in the bottom level

3rd

4- Pine Tab

Final quarters haven’t been good

4th

5- Too Cool To Fool

RACE #12

1st

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3rd

4th

best bets

RACE #2

5- Striking Star

Has discovered the winning way of late

RACE #4

2- Front Street

Looks to make it four in a row since the connection chance

RACE #1

1st

1- Century Endeavor

Likely to have a big mile in him off the move down and in

2nd

4- Station Threeohsix

Recovered well after an early miscue in last, usually close

3rd

2- Village Jackson

Big time class relief

4th

6- Sandestin Hanover

RACE #2

1st

4- El Chivato

Had pace when loose too late, can score with a trip

2nd

3- Americanation

The one to beat is winless this season

3rd

2- Stirling Ensign

Upset when in a similar spot a few starts back

4th

1- Road Rage

RACE #3

1st

5- Jolt Of Whiskey

The drop in company could wake him right up

2nd

1- Silverinyourpocket

Solid third in a start he needed, pole control

3rd

4- That's Some Plan

Coppola steps up on this one who remains winless in 2018

4th

3- Rock On Tommy

RACE #4

1st

6- Raksmach N

Faded sharply in his return to town though he’d previously won a couple in 1:53 locally

2nd

8- Major Camby

The one to beat drew post eight

3rd

3- Pantheon Hanover

Not having his best year but is capable at this level

4th

1- Six Before Seven

RACE #5

1st

5- First Car

Won in 1:52 in his last start in this class, value try

2nd

1- Itsonlyrocknroll A

Consistently competing in Winners Over competition, not sharp but could wake up

3rd

2- Blaise MM Hanover

Gets needed post relief

4th

4- Michaels Boy

RACE #6

1st

1- Dinner Guest

Back to level where he’s made his living this season

2nd

2- Master The View

The clear danger may have to do it first over

3rd

8- Mister Livan N

Can compete in this class even from this post

4th

3- Allstar Energy

RACE #7

1st

2- Deetzy

He can win this Open from this spot

2nd

6- Artful Way

Rediscovered the winning way out of town, always a threat

3rd

5- Mister Daytona N

A threat from off the pace if the race shapes up for him

4th

3- Denslow Hanover

RACE #8

1st

8- Ascot Encounter A

Chance to beat these with his early speed to overcome the post

2nd

3- Headlights On

Double jumps off a romp

3rd

5- Obo Hanover

Has had consistent late pace

4th

1- Onlythetuffsurvive

RACE #9

1st

1- Chumlee A

Should wake up from the rail, down the road

2nd

2- Title Town

Back down in company to a level where he’ll be tough

3rd

3- Panocchio

Obviously fits in this class but just hasn’t been himself this summer

4th

5- Rise Up Now

RACE #10

1st

6- Killer Thriller

Had to close into a fast back half in the Open in his local debut, better suited for this spot

2nd

7- Ashley's Husband

Follows the top one throughout

3rd

1- Manny

Can get a piece from the pole

4th

4- O'Sundland

RACE #11

1st

6- Cerberus N

A consistent force since coming to town, can thrive on the engine

2nd

1- Best Shot N

Runner up in two straight, moves in for his new connections

3rd

3- Zac And Forth

Always gets a piece

4th

2- Pinkribbon Warrior

RACE #12

1st

4- All Artist

Tough first over trip for his new connections last week, possible pocket rocket here

2nd

1- Howmacsblackjack

The one to beat on the engine

3rd

9- Reckless Rebel

Great trip from the second tier

4th

2- The Green Knight

best bets

RACE #6

1- Dinner Guest

Back to level where he’s made his living this season

RACE #11

6- Cerberus N

A consistent force since coming to town, can thrive on the engine

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