Albuquerque Downs Entries & Results for Sunday, September 18, 2022

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330Y, Dirt, Maiden
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $30,500

First Half Daily Double / Exacta / 50 Cent Trifecta

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# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Daddysbluecartel

Big Daddy Cartel

Sergio Ibarra

Alfredo Sigala

8/1

2

Raise Your Efforts

Tf Featured Effort

Jesus J Carrete

Jacob Enriquez

12/1

3 3

Jesses Last Bullet

Jesse James Jr

Jorge Luis Sanchez, Jr.

Paul H. Nieto

25/1

4 4

Daddys Fly Too

Big Daddy Cartel

Luis Daniel Iturralde

Omar Iturralde

7/2

5 5

Zero Zero Siete

Mr Special Cartel

Hermenegildo G. Aldavaz

Hector Aldrete

3/1

6 6

A Dashers Heart

Heart of Stoli

Bernadette Barrios

Francisco Cuellar

10/1

7 7

James Caliente Chick

Jesse James Jr

Jaime G. Aldavaz, Sr.

Noe Garcia, Jr.

15/1

8 8

Tf Featured Dream

Tf Featured Effort

Elliot Bachicha

Larry Marquez

20/1

9 9

Ac Dash

Tf Featured Effort

Melvin O. Cordova

Alejandro Medellin

9/2

10 10

Va Prolific

One Handsome Man

Valentin Arellanes

Sergio Becerra, Jr.

6/1

11

Sign of the Zodiac

First Moonflash

Carlos Acosta, Jr.

Daniel Ruiz Amaya

(Also-eligible)

20/1

AE

12

Ms Ferrari Sz18

Streakin Zoomer

Gabriel M. Acosta

Albert T. Medrano

(Also-eligible)

20/1

AE

Runner Win Place Show
Ac Dash  9 $10.20 $5.00 $3.80
Va Prolific 10 - $6.80 $5.80
Tf Featured Dream  8 - - $12.00
James Caliente Chick  7 - - -
Also rans: Daddysbluecartel, Jesses Last Bullet, A Dashers Heart, Zero Zero Siete, Daddys Fly Too
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 9-10 $48.80 $8,481.00
Trifecta 9-10-8 $871.60 $9,003.00
Fractions and final time: :16.731
Winning Owner: Melvin O. Cordova
Winning Breeder: Melvin O Cordova
AC DASH bump start,edged away.

350Y, Dirt, $10,000 Maiden Claiming
Open | 2 Year Olds
Purse: $13,900

Second Half Daily Double / Exacta / 50 Cent Trifecta / 10 Cent Superfecta

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# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Granjeyas Vike

Dashing Vike

Allison Martinez

Omar Iturralde

6/1

2 2

Eagles N Dreams

Flyingwitheagles

Jorge Luis Sanchez, Jr.

Paul H. Nieto

12/1

3 3

My Eagle Eye

Moonin the Eagle

Emily Cardenas

Jaime E. Lopez

9/2

4 4

Myy Stolin Passion

A Passion for Flashn

Ramon Mendoza

Luis Angel Flores-Garcia

3/1

5 5

Ize the Last One

Number One Jaimie

Monse Melendez-Chavez

Emilio Tapia

8/1

6 6

Bills Streakin

Whatever Bill

Salvador R. Soto

Jaime Parga Leos

25/1

7 7

Snap to Fame

Black Gold Fame

Richard A. Quintana

Edgar S. Martinez

15/1

8 8

La Traviesa

Soto Six

Emilio Cadena, Jr.

Francisco Cuellar

20/1

9 9

One Big Check

Big Daddy Cartel

Guadalupe Munoz, Jr.

Gerardo Vera

7/2

10 10

Secretaryacht

Freighttrain B

Rigoberto Guillen

Carlos Antonio Guillen Chacon

10/1

11

Sa El Mosco

Jessie Doyle

Valentin Arellanes

Sergio G. Dominguez

(Also-eligible)

20/1

AE

12

Prince to Bee King

Eye Am King

Sergio Ibarra

Jaime E. Lopez

(Also-eligible)

20/1

AE

Runner Win Place Show
Granjeyas Vike  1 $15.40 $5.40 $4.20
Myy Stolin Passion  4 - $2.80 $2.40
Ize the Last One  5 - - $7.00
Eagles N Dreams  2 - - -
Also rans: One Big Check, La Traviesa, Snap to Fame, My Eagle Eye, Secretaryacht, Bills Streakin
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 9-1 $75.40 $1,107.00
Exacta 1-4 $31.80 $7,336.00
Superfecta 1-4-5-2 $2,479.00 $2,814.00
Trifecta 1-4-5 $344.80 $6,950.00
Fractions and final time: :17.982
Winning Owner: Allison Martinez
Winning Breeder: Allison Martinez
GRANJEYAS VIKE bump start,duel,best.

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400Y, Dirt, Allowance
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $34,500

Exacta / 50 Cent Trifecta / 10 Cent Superfecta / 50 Cent Pick 3 (Races 3-4-5)

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# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Touch of Bigtime

Teller Im Bigtime

Sergio Ibarra

Porfirio Cano

5/1

2 2

Fs Eye Maxx

Maxximuss

Arturo Chavez

Hector Aldrete

10/1

3 3

Tesguino Special

Tesguino

Gabriel M. Acosta

Jose Luis Rodriguez

25/1

4 4

Shade Factor

Corona Surfer

Jose Ignacio DeHerrera

Gerardo Vera

8/1

5 5

Cartels Dash

Big Daddy Cartel

Jesus M. Soto

Noe Garcia, Jr.

5/2

6 6

Strawfly Moments

Genuine Strawfly

Irving Fournier

Alfredo Sigala

20/1

7 7

Winners Miracle

Hearts Miracle

Armando Alamos

Edgar S. Martinez

15/1

8 8

Stable Mascot

Genuine Strawfly

Michael Megariz, III

Jaime E. Lopez

9/2

9 9

Blue Riband

Winners Version

Hector Chavez

Christian Ramos

12/1

10 10

Daddys Fanatic

Big Daddy Cartel

Alejandro Chavez

Daniel Ruiz Amaya

7/2

11

Get Down Dragon

Zulu Dragon

Jaime G. Aldavaz, Sr.

Luis Angel Flores-Garcia

(Also-eligible)

20/1

AE

12

Bf Daddys Girl

Big Daddy Cartel

Dayson LaVanway

Jose Daniel Ruiz

(Also-eligible)

20/1

AE

Runner Win Place Show
Blue Riband  9 $32.60 $15.60 $6.40
Winners Miracle  7 - $10.80 $6.80
Daddys Fanatic 10 - - $3.40
Stable Mascot  8 - - -
Also rans: Shade Factor, Cartels Dash, Fs Eye Maxx, Strawfly Moments, Touch of Bigtime, Tesguino Special
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 9-7 $236.20 $8,465.00
Superfecta 9-7-10-8 $2,938.00 $3,922.00
Trifecta 9-7-10 $1,181.80 $8,275.00
Fractions and final time: :19.721
Winning Owner: Joaquin Gutierrez
Winning Breeder: Bobby Simmons
BLUE RIBAND dueled, best.

350Y, Dirt, Allowance
Open | 2 Year Olds
Purse: $31,000

Exacta / 50 Cent Trifecta / 10 Cent Superfecta / Second Leg Pick 3

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Daddys First Fire

Big Daddy Cartel

Jaime G. Aldavaz, Sr.

Jaime Parga Leos

8/1

2 2

Artillero

A Revenant

Oscar V. Carrete

Alfredo Sigala

6/1

3 3

Ima Bigg Rush

Big Daddy Cartel

Jaime G. Aldavaz, Sr.

Luis Angel Flores-Garcia

7/2

4 4

Hs Trigger

Osbaldo

Raul V. Vega

Hector Aldrete

20/1

5 5

Maudest Moonflash

First Moonflash

David M. Gomez-Barraza

Sergio Becerra, Jr.

3/1

6 6

Jp D Bandida Regard

Chicks Regard

Juan Carlos Gonzalez

Carlos Antonio Guillen Chacon

15/1

7 7

Docs Stoli Rme

Docs Best Card

Salvador R. Soto

Emilio Tapia

12/1

8 8

Flecha Gris

Osbaldo

Raul V. Vega

Jacob Enriquez

10/1

9 9

Dos Special Eye

Eye Am King

Guadalupe Munoz, Jr.

Gerardo Vera

9/2

10 10

Bv Sugar Shack

Bv Travelin Soldier

Salvador R. Soto

Noe Garcia, Jr.

25/1

11

Murphy Goode

Woodbridge

Hector Chavez

Francisco Cuellar

(Also-eligible)

20/1

AE

12

Beneficial

Favorite Cartel

Eric Valenzuela

Sergio Becerra, Jr.

(Also-eligible)

20/1

AE

Runner Win Place Show
Docs Stoli Rme  7 $8.20 $6.20 $4.20
Dos Special Eye  9 - $12.00 $5.80
Artillero  2 - - $6.60
Daddys First Fire  1 - - -
Also rans: Maudest Moonflash, Ima Bigg Rush, Flecha Gris, Bv Sugar Shack, Hs Trigger, Jp D Bandida Regard
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 7-9 $91.00 $8,275.00
Superfecta 7-9-2-1 $4,794.80 $2,879.00
Trifecta 7-9-2 $734.20 $7,092.00
Fractions and final time: :17.311
Winning Owner: Ricardo Morales
Winning Breeder: Ricardo Morales
DOCS STOLI RME dueled, best.

Zandon’s owner seeks another ‘cool’ experience in Cigar Mile

Owner Jeff Drown hopes Zandon provides him more Grade 1 joy in Cigar Mile.

870Y, Dirt, Allowance
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $41,400

Exacta / 50 Cent Trifecta / 10 Cent Superfecta / Last Leg Pick 3

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Starlite Eagle

One Famous Eagle

Martin Orona, Sr.

Hector Aldrete

3/1

2 2

Dusty Boots N Luck

Pyc Kant Katch Me

Alfredo Gomez

Alejandro Medellin

7/2

3 3

My Onetime Corona

Kiss My Hocks

Omar Vargas

Alfredo Sigala

5/2

4 4

Cleared Furr Takeoff

Furrtreeous

Bernard B. Baca

Benito Jude Baca

8/1

5 5

Coastal Confessions

Louisiana Senator

Donna McArthur

Gerardo Vera

10/1

6 6

Rosies Bolt

Genuine Strawfly

Robert James Gherardi

Jose Vazquez

9/2

7 7

Up the Score

One Famous Eagle

Alvaro Hinojos

Christian Ramos

12/1

8 8

Doc Pepper

Favorite Cartel

Ramon Mendoza

Francisco Amparan

20/1

9

Linda Tee Fire

Walk Thru Fire

Ismael Villalobos

Francisco Amparan

(Also-eligible)

20/1

AE

10

Blue Bees

Slew's Pot of Gold

Alejandro Chavez

Christian Ramos

(Also-eligible)

20/1

AE

Runner Win Place Show
My Onetime Corona  3 $5.40 $3.20 $2.40
Dusty Boots N Luck  2 - $4.00 $2.60
Rosies Bolt  6 - - $2.80
Cleared Furr Takeoff  4 - - -
Also rans: Up the Score, Starlite Eagle, Coastal Confessions, Doc Pepper
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 9-7/11/12-3/9/10 $905.60 $1,208.00
Exacta 3-2 $16.40 $11,369.00
Superfecta 3-2-6-4 $389.00 $6,953.00
Trifecta 3-2-6 $56.40 $10,223.00
Fractions and final time: :44.707
Winning Owner: Chavez, Emily and Chavez, Nathalie
Winning Breeder: Flag Ranch Llc
MY ONETIME CORONA dueled 4wide, edged away.

5 1/2F, Dirt, $6,250 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $14,600

Exacta / 50 Cent Trifecta / 10 Cent Superfecta

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Bayern to Be Wild

Bayern

Clifford P. Graham, II

Alejandro Medellin

10/1

2 2

Limited Offer

Ez Dreamer

Anthony Blea, III

Jacquelyn Bobroff

12/1

3 3

Moro Appeal

Moro Tap

Martin Valdez-Cabral, Jr.

Alfredo J. Juarez, Jr.

3/1

4 4

Mo Gee

Uncle Mo

Dayson LaVanway

Jose Vazquez

8/1

5 5

Shanghai Mike

Shanghai Bobby

Greg Green

Aldo Arboleda

7/2

6 6

Samurai Jack

First Samurai

Luis C. Rojero

Miguel A. Perez

5/2

7 7

Willy Tell Him

Ministers Wild Cat

Lynette Baldwin

Luis Ramon Rodriguez

20/1

8 8

Tripp a Matic

Smiling Tiger

Kevin B. Crow

Joree L. Scriver

9/2

Runner Win Place Show
Shanghai Mike  5 $13.60 $6.40 $4.20
Mo Gee  4 - $12.80 $6.00
Tripp a Matic  8 - - $7.00
Bayern to Be Wild  1 - - -
Also rans: Willy Tell Him, Limited Offer, Moro Appeal, Samurai Jack
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Superfecta 5-4-8-1 $42,795.60 $2,853.00
Trifecta 5-4-8 $1,509.60 $8,055.00
Exacta 5-4 $164.80 $8,629.00
Fractions and final time: :22.18, :45.37, :57.51, 1:03.2
Winning Owner: Debra McComas
Winning Breeder: Troy Rankin
SHANGHAI MIKE settled off the leaders early, moved five-wide through the turn, reached the fore with a sixteenth to run and was fully extended to hold off the closing

Why Tuskegee Airmen is a playable favorite in Remsen

At 9-5 or better, Tuskegee Airmen is the pick in the Remsen Stakes.

1M, Dirt, $8,000 Starter Optional Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $15,900

Exacta / 50 Cent Trifecta / 10 Cent Superfecta / 50 Cent Pick 4 (Races 7-8-9-10)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

La Mama Chula

Flashstorm

Vilma I. De La Cruz

Aldo Arboleda

15/1

2 2

Tick Tock

Majestic Warrior

Miguel L. Hernandez

Luis Ramon Rodriguez

6/1

3 3

Bold Rey

Bold Warrior

Miguel L. Hernandez

Alejandro Medellin

3/1

4 4

Kell's Kiss

Harris

Robert James Gherardi

Jose Vazquez

7/2

5

Happy Happy Happy

Revolutionary

Miguel L. Hernandez

Enrique Garcia

9/2

6 6

Ziva Da'vid

Attila's Storm

Thomas W. Pierce, Jr.

Jaime E. Lopez

10/1

7 7

Bossy Baby

Bernster

Danny E. Martinez

Alfredo Sigala

10/1

8 8

Miss You Mom

Lookin At Lucky

Raymond G. Valerio

Joree L. Scriver

12/1

9 9

Cityonthenile

Temple City

Andres Gonzalez

Francisco Amparan

6/1

Runner Win Place Show
Cityonthenile  9 $4.20 $2.80 $2.20
Miss You Mom  8 - $6.60 $3.80
Bossy Baby  7 - - $5.40
Tick Tock  2 - - -
Also rans: Kell's Kiss, Ziva Da'vid, La Mama Chula, Bold Rey
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 9-8 $18.80 $30,531.00
Superfecta 9-8-7-2 $972.60 $17,656.00
Trifecta 9-8-7 $150.80 $29,319.00
Fractions and final time: :23.71, :46.9, 1:10.85, 1:23.32, 1:36.45
Winning Owner: Amanda Sweeten
Winning Breeder: Alastar Thoroughbred Company, LLC
CITYONTHENILE was away in good order to press the pace of

1M, Dirt, $6,250 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $14,700

Exacta / 50 Cent Trifecta / 10 Cent Superfecta / Second Leg Pick 4

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Color Me Gone

Spinning Touch

Jose A. Gonzalez

Alejandro Medellin

3/1

2 2

Papa Justice

Dominus

Greg Green

Aldo Arboleda

7/2

3

Greenbrier

Pioneerof the Nile

Nancy Summers

Oscar Ceballos

9/2

4

Flat Fast

Flatter

Nancy Summers

Joree L. Scriver

5/2

5 5

Jedi Warrior

Attila's Storm

Anthony Blea, III

Jacquelyn Bobroff

8/1

6 6

Me and Jack

Ice Box

Sherry Armstrong

Alfredo J. Juarez, Jr.

12/1

7 7

Trust Mando

Unbridled Trust

Sherry Armstrong

Enrique Portillo Gomez

10/1

8 8

Starship Chewy

Dixie Chatter

Jose Luis Marquez

Luis Ramon Rodriguez

20/1

Runner Win Place Show
Color Me Gone  1 $11.60 $6.20 $2.60
Trust Mando  7 - $5.00 $3.00
Me and Jack  6 - - $2.40
Jedi Warrior  5 - - -
Also rans: Papa Justice, Starship Chewy
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 1-7 $43.00 $10,918.00
Superfecta 1-7-6-5 $257.60 $4,510.00
Trifecta 1-7-6 $108.60 $8,913.00
Fractions and final time: :24.59, :47.78, 1:12.39, 1:25.29, 1:37.54
Winning Owner: John Buffington
Winning Breeder: Michael Fuhs & Jeanne Fuhs
COLOR ME GONE set a pressured pace from the inside, responded when challenged by

Head to Head: Handicapping the Cigar Mile

Who's the pick: the heavy favorite Zandon or Mind Control in his swan song?

6F, Dirt, Manzano S.
Open | 2 Year Olds
Purse: $50,000

Exacta / 50 Cent Trifecta / 10 Cent Superfecta / Third Leg Pick 4 First Half Late Daily Double

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Bold Connection

Uncle Mo

Todd W. Fincher

Oscar Ceballos

6/1

2 2

Respect the Union

Klimt

Miguel L. Hernandez

Francisco Amparan

6/1

3 3

Yolanda Who

Khozan

Todd W. Fincher

Alfredo J. Juarez, Jr.

8/1

4 4

Ohhh Daddy

Dads Caps

Terri Rust

Enrique Portillo Gomez

20/1

5 5

Bellamundo

Bernster

Jose R. Gonzalez, Jr.

Joree L. Scriver

20/1

6 6

Charlie's Man

Ez Effort

Sergio Alvarez

Enrique Garcia

15/1

7 7

Misfired

Misremembered

Terri Rust

Rigo Sarmiento

12/1

8 8

Super Besliu

Mr. Besilu

Roger Eliott

Gabriel Arredondo

30/1

9 9

Zia Zapper

Ghostzapper

Casey T. Lambert

Luis A. Fuentes

7/2

10 10

Fleet of Flags

Midshipman

Bart G. Hone

Alejandro Medellin

5/2

11 11

Diamonds Danzing

Danzing Candy

Miguel L. Hernandez

Luis Ramon Rodriguez

8/1

Runner Win Place Show
Zia Zapper  9 $16.20 $9.80 $5.20
Yolanda Who  3 - $9.40 $4.80
Fleet of Flags 10 - - $2.40
Diamonds Danzing 11 - - -
Also rans: Bellamundo, Bold Connection, Charlie's Man, Respect the Union, Ohhh Daddy, Super Besliu, Misfired
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 9-3 $184.40 $21,253.00
Superfecta 9-3-10-11 $2,788.00 $5,578.00
Trifecta 9-3-10 $562.00 $16,101.00
Fractions and final time: :21.75, :45.37, :59.04, 1:11.29
Winning Owner: Brown, Jake and Brown, Stephen R.
Winning Breeder: Pollock Farms
ZIA ZAPPER was off slow, raced unhurried early, moved six-wide through the turn and was up in the final jump.

7F, Dirt, Allowance
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $35,200

Exacta / 50 Cent Trifecta / 10 Cent Superfecta / Last Leg Pick 4 Second Half Late Daily Double

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Comet Causey

The Way Home

Joel H. Marr

Rigo Sarmiento

9/2

2 2

Spinning Black

Spinning Touch

Arturo Chavez

Alejandro Medellin

15/1

3

Danz At Colfax

Latigo Shore

Danny Morales

Aldo Arboleda

6/1

4 4

Life Jacket

Abstraction

Luis C. Rojero

Jose Vazquez

12/1

5 5

Golden Merger

Quinton's Gold

Luis C. Rojero

Oscar Ceballos

7/2

6 6

Half Court Sam

Attila's Storm

Martin Valdez-Cabral, Jr.

Enrique Portillo Gomez

8/1

7 7

Trust N Prayer

Abstraction

Danny E. Martinez

Alfredo Sigala

25/1

8 8

Masterclass

Finale

Sherry Armstrong

Alfredo J. Juarez, Jr.

20/1

9 9

Hennessy's Squirt

Unbridled Trust

Kenneth K. Chadborn, Jr.

Miguel A. Perez

3/1

10 10

Canyon Del Oro

Delhomme

Nancy Summers

Kelsi Purcell

10/1

Runner Win Place Show
Half Court Sam  6 $15.60 $5.40 $4.20
Masterclass  8 - $2.60 $2.20
Golden Merger  5 - - $7.20
Hennessy's Squirt  9 - - -
Also rans: Canyon Del Oro, Comet Causey, Spinning Black, Life Jacket, Trust N Prayer
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 4 5/9-1-9-6 $1,409.00 $7,045.00
Exacta 6-8 $36.60 $14,574.00
Daily Double 9-6 $137.60 $1,009.00
Superfecta 6-8-5-9 $984.20 $6,958.00
Trifecta 6-8-5 $271.20 $15,153.00
Fractions and final time: :22.62, :45.26, 1:10.85, 1:22.89
Winning Owner: Hever Yanez
Winning Breeder: Teed Off Stables, LLC
HALF COURT SAM pressed the pace while racing three-wide, moved up to take command with a furlong to run and held late.

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