2nd at 6/1 in Risen Star and the Conductor’s lock of the day hit yesterday. No big prices to speak of, but with a long weekend at Santa Anita we have plenty of time. Let’s Ride.
Race 1: 6½ Furlongs. (Turf) Alw 50000s
#2 Chosen Vessel (5/1) – He ran a very good 2nd down the hill last race off a long layoff and looks poised to run a big one in his 2nd start for trainer Dallas Craig.
Race 2: 6 Furlongs. F.Clm 12500
#1 Conquest Flatterne (4/1) – 2nd off the layoff this girl has run serious early pace figures. This field will struggle keeping pace.
Race 3: 6½ Furlongs. (Turf) F.OC 80000n1x
#5 Cedars of Lebanon (8/1) – She’s pressed hot paces going longer. These type horses love cutting back down the hill.
Race 4: 6 Furlongs. OClm 50000
*Never a Doubt Lock From God #3 Nice Work (2/1) – His last race kills this field.
Race 5: 5 Furlongs. (Turf) Clm 20000
#1 Rule He Will (8/1) – This old man has serious speed and loves to win races. The Conductor will give him a chance at a big number.
Race 6: 6 Furlongs. S.MC 50000
#4 Fair Challenge (5/1) – He closed int a slow pace for a good 2nd in his debut. He also gets a major rider upgrade to Van Dyke today.
Race 7: 1 Mile. (Turf) OC 62500n2x
#1 Risky Proposition (8/1) – The Conductor will sprint to the windows if he gets close to 8/1 on this gelding.
Race 8: 1 Mile. MC 20000
*Gullet Shot of the Day #4 Causeididitmyway (6/1) – Dropping to his lowest career level he’s run quality races vs tougher, including this distance.
Race 9: 6½ Furlongs. (Turf) Clm 25000n2L
#8 Foray (4/1) – His running style looks perfect for the hill.