Mountaineer Entries & Results for Tuesday, August 9, 2022

Mountaineer, New Cumberland, WV
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Mountaineer Casino, Racetrack and Resort opened in 1951 along the Ohio River and is credited as the first racino in the United States.
Biggest stakes: The West Virginia Derby and the West Virginia Governor's Stakes.

Picks Report Get Expert Mountaineer Picks for today’s races. Get Equibase PPs.

Power Picks stats the last 60 days: Top picks are winning at 31.5%, second picks are winning at 21.2%, and third place picks are winning 16.6%.

Mountaineer Power Picks the last 14 days: 37.5% winners 21/56

1M, Turf, $4,000 Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $11,000

$2 Daily Double (Races 1-2) $2 Exacta $1 Box $1 Trifecta $.50 Box $1 Superfecta $.20 Box $2 Pick 4 (races 1-4) $.50 Wheel

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 1: Our pick is the 5/2 second choice, #2 Dixie Red. The six-year-old mare by Haynesfield is trained by Carrol S. Langley and ridden by Yuri Yaranga. She has very good speed figures that matchup well with this group. Get Mountaineer Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Midnight Leap

Midnight Lute

Randy Blackhurst

Marco A. Ccamaque

20/1

2 2 Picks Report

Dixie Red

Haynesfield

Carrol S. Langley

Yuri Yaranga

5/2

3 3

Smart Pegasus

Fusaichi Pegasus

Arizona Miller

Luis Alberto Batista

15/1

4

Fed Up Fired Up

English Channel

Crystal Richison

Gabriel Lagunes

2/1

5

Vive El Momento

Carpe Diem

Juan Carlos Gotera

Eddie Jurado

20/1

6 6

Lady Kim

Congrats

Jay P. Bernardini

Odhair J. Mayta

7/2

7

Magna G Force

Run Away and Hide

Jay P. Bernardini

Charle Oliveros

3/1

Runner Win Place Show
Dixie Red  2 $2.40 $2.20 -
Smart Pegasus  3 - $2.80 -
Lady Kim  6 - - -
Midnight Leap  1 - - -
Also rans:
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Perfecta 2-3 $7.60 $9,698.00
Superfecta 2-3-6-1 $7.00 $3,130.00
Trifecta 2-3-6 $7.40 $5,367.00
Fractions and final time: :24.21, :47.73, 1:13.48, 1:40.44
Winning Owner: Carrol S. Langley
Winning Breeder: Ashley N. Hillyard, Josh Hillyard &Brereton C. Jones
DIXIE RED hustled off to a big lead early would take a breather on the far turn reasserting control along the inside in upper stretch holding clear under a vigorous hand ride.

5F, Turf, $4,000 Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $11,000

2nd Half Daily Double $2 Exacta $1 Box $1 Trifecta $.50 Box $1 Superfecta $.20 Box $2 Pick 3 (races 2-4) $1 Wheel

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 2: The pick is the 5/1 fourth choice on the ML, #5 Ruthyla. The five-year-old mare by Khozan is trained by Jay P. Bernardini and ridden by Odhair J. Mayta. She has the top combo of trainer and jockey. Get Mountaineer Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1

Dewyalovemenow

The Factor

Jay P. Bernardini

Jose L. Vega

7/2

2 2

Warrior Empress

Midshipman

Eddie Clouston

Charle Oliveros

3/1

3 3

Bluegrass Candy

Sidney's Candy

Christopher Logston

Luis Alberto Batista

10/1

4 4

Asbuilt

Golden Lad

Eddie Clouston

Guillermo Rodriguez

6/1

5 Picks Report

Ruthyla

Khozan

Jay P. Bernardini

Odhair J. Mayta

5/1

6 6

Orbette

Orb

Shane M. Spiess

Yuri Yaranga

6/1

7

Thalia's Song

Johar

Jami C. Poole

Andrew R. Ramgeet

20/1

8

Walkin Princess

Stroll

Christopher Logston

Ricardo Barrios

4/1

Runner Win Place Show
Warrior Empress  2 $3.40 $2.20 -
Orbette  6 - $2.60 -
Bluegrass Candy  3 - - -
Asbuilt  4 - - -
Also rans:
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 2-2 $5.60 $6,422.00
Perfecta 2-6 $9.40 $14,164.00
Superfecta 2-6-3-4 $10.80 $3,491.00
Trifecta 2-6-3 $10.20 $7,457.00
Fractions and final time: :22.82, :46.62, :59.41
Winning Owner: Michelle Helms
Winning Breeder: Gus Gus King Stables
WARRIOR EMPRESS sent clear early was pressed hard on the turn digging in from the rail down the lane responding gamely to challenging rivals.

Head to Head: Handicapping the 2022 West Virginia Derby

Triple Crown contenders take a drop in class for the $500,000 West Virginia Derby.

5F, Turf, Allowance
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $18,800

$2 Daily Double (Races 3-4) $2 Exacta $1 Box $1 Trifecta $.50 Box $1 Superfecta $.20 Box

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 3: The top pick is #4 Machen's Ridge the 2/1 ML favorite trained by Marion L. Cuttino and ridden by Luis Alberto Batista. The three-year-old gelding by Machen has very good speed figures that matchup well with this group. Get Mountaineer Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1

Star Rider

Machen

J. Michael Baird

Guillermo Rodriguez

7/2

2 2

Zero for Conduct

Ballado's Gold

Sandra J. Witherow

Ajhari Williams

6/1

3 3

Prince Louis

Windsor Castle

Osborne Smith

Jorge A. Monserrate, Jr.

15/1

4 4 Picks Report

Machen's Ridge

Machen

Marion L. Cuttino

Luis Alberto Batista

2/1

5 5

Stolen Biz

Fed Biz

Geoffrey A. Dixon

Luciano Hernandez

20/1

6 6

Executive Prize

Amwaal

Jennifer A. Johnson

Eddie Jurado

5/2

7 7

Fearnought

Limehouse

Jamey R. Johnson

Odhair J. Mayta

5/1

Runner Win Place Show
Fearnought  7 $5.00 $3.00 $2.20
Machen's Ridge  4 - $2.60 $2.20
Executive Prize  6 - - $2.20
Zero for Conduct  2 - - -
Also rans: Prince Louis, Stolen Biz
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Perfecta 7-4 $15.20 $37,398.00
Trifecta 7-4-6 $19.00 $24,624.00
Superfecta 7-4-6-2 $54.80 $22,564.00
Fractions and final time: :23.25, :47.12, :59.73
Winning Owner: Amber Rockwell
Winning Breeder: O'Sullivan Farms LLC
FEARNOUGHT pressured the pace moving abreast rival through the turn then down the stretch gradually winning out in the final yards. MACHEN'

5F, Dirt, $4,000 Maiden Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $7,700

2nd Half Daily Double $2 Exacta $1 Box $1 Trifecta $.50 Box $1 Superfecta $.20 Box $2 Pick 5 (races 4-8) $.50 Wheel

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Old Man Mac

Exaggerator

Ricardo Hernandez

Marco A. Ccamaque

4/1

2 2

Chipper Ron

Lord Nelson

Burton K. Sipp

Jose L. Vega

8/1

3 3

Little John Colony

Colonial Colony

Denis Cluley

Ricardo Barrios

9/2

4

Latinoheat

Danzing Candy

Juan Pablo Silva

Ajhari Williams

1/1

5 5

Perfect Split

Perfect Circle

Shane M. Spiess

Yuri Yaranga

10/1

6 6

Trivette

Intermediary

Jim Tucker

Rakeem Pauling

6/1

Runner Win Place Show
Trivette  6 $11.80 $6.40 -
Chipper Ron  2 - $7.00 -
Old Man Mac  1 - - -
Perfect Split  5 - - -
Also rans: Little John Colony
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 4 2/4/5/7-1/2/5/7/8-7-6 $452.20 $44,372.00
Daily Double 7-6 $47.00 $7,925.00
Perfecta 6-2 $67.20 $20,907.00
Superfecta 6-2-1-5 $654.60 $6,897.00
Trifecta 6-2-1 $245.40 $13,113.00
Pick 3 2-1-6 $38.80 $11,734.00
Pick 3 2-7-6 $204.00 $0.00
Fractions and final time: :22.67, :47.27, 1:00.68
Winning Owner: Brenda Tucker
Winning Breeder: Jim Tucker & Brenda Tucker
TRIVETTE moved abreast foe on pace under confident handling through the turn getting the better of rival from the eighth pole drawing out late.

What we learned: Life Is Good is not as good with slow pace

The Woodward shows that Life Is Good is not as good with a slow pace.

5F, Dirt, $4,000 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $8,300

$2 Exacta $1 Box $1 Trifecta $.50 Box $1 Superfecta $.20 Box $2 Pick 4 (races 5-8) $.50 Wheel

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Distortedatthebar

Preachinatthebar

Tina Ramgeet

Andrew R. Ramgeet

12/1

2 2

Lock On

Broken Vow

Robert Zircher

Luis Alberto Batista

5/2

3 3

I'm a Lawman

Causeway's Kin

Terry J. Crago

Luciano Hernandez

7/2

4 4

Cash for the Soul

Midnight Lute

Kevin J. Joy

Charle Oliveros

7/5

5 5

Alasaal

War Front

Burton K. Sipp

Yuri Yaranga

15/1

6 6

Old Mountain Lane

War Front

Lucinda C. Knowles

Ricardo Barrios

10/1

7 7

Cowboy Rusty

Kodiak Kowboy

Shane M. Spiess

Ajhari Williams

10/1

Runner Win Place Show
Alasaal  5 $27.80 $10.00 $6.60
I'm a Lawman  3 - $4.00 $3.00
Old Mountain Lane  6 - - $11.20
Cash for the Soul  4 - - -
Also rans: Cowboy Rusty, Distortedatthebar, Lock On
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Trifecta 5-3-6 $1,233.60 $27,868.00
Perfecta 5-3 $113.60 $39,525.00
Superfecta 5-3-6-4 $7,207.00 $15,387.00
Fractions and final time: :22.78, :46.48, :59.27
Winning Owner: Burton K. Sipp
Winning Breeder: Northwest Farms LLC
ALASAAL sent clear held daylight through the turn widening a bit in upper stretch holding firm the final sixteenth under hand urging. I'

6F, Dirt, $6,500 Maiden Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $8,700

$2 Exacta $1 Box $1 Trifecta $.50 Box $1 Superfecta $.20 Box $2 Pick 3 (races 6-8) $1 Wheel

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Maybe Prize

Taprize

Denis Cluley

Ricardo Barrios

5/2

2 2

Peach Bellini

Gun Power

Stephani Norris

Juan J. L. Velez

10/1

3 3

Roses for Doug

Kela

Sara Stanoszek

Angel I. Diaz

10/1

4 4

Wicked Valentine

Wicked Strong

Wilson C. Langley

Yuri Yaranga

3/1

5 5

Hero of Life

Hero of Order

Sara Stanoszek

Jose M. Davila

4/1

6 6

Jewel of Winter

Buckwheat Bob

Yendri Pena

Renzo Diaz

2/1

Runner Win Place Show
Wicked Valentine  4 $4.80 $2.80 $2.20
Hero of Life  5 - $4.60 $2.80
Jewel of Winter  6 - - $2.20
Roses for Doug  3 - - -
Also rans: Peach Bellini, Maybe Prize
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Superfecta 4-5-6-3 $173.80 $8,138.00
Trifecta 4-5-6 $63.80 $15,401.00
Perfecta 4-5 $24.40 $26,012.00
Fractions and final time: :23.62, :47.86, 1:00.84, 1:14.45
Winning Owner: Wilson C. Langley
Winning Breeder: Stoneview Farm Inc.
WICKED VALENTINE bumped between horses was slow early picking it up from the quarter pole surging steadily the final sixteenth arriving in time.

Zipse: Ce Ce is on path to another Breeders' Cup win

Brian Zipse believes Chillingworth favorite Ce Ce can be a Breeders' Cup winner again.

6F, Dirt, Allowance
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $21,200

$2 Daily Double (Races 7-8) $2 Exacta $1 Box $1 Trifecta $.50 Box $1 Superfecta $.20 Box

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Offtheroadagain

Bal a Bali (BRZ)

Eric R. Reed

Gabriel Lagunes

6/1

2

Sweet Tassa

Grey Swallow (IRE)

Anthony Stephen

Charle Oliveros

10/1

3 3

Back to Business

Nyquist

Marcus J. Vitali

Alex Gonzalez

5/2

4 4

Jill Babe

Firing Line

Anthony Stephen

Luis Alberto Batista

8/1

5 5

Miss Fort

Fort Prado

Denis Cluley

Luciano Hernandez

8/1

6 6

Polyester Bride

Super Saver

Denis Cluley

Ricardo Barrios

3/1

7 7

Carismatica

Flashstorm

Yendri Pena

Guillermo Rodriguez

5/1

8 8

Sky

Brethren

Shane M. Spiess

Yuri Yaranga

8/1

Runner Win Place Show
Polyester Bride  6 $7.00 $4.20 $2.60
Miss Fort  5 - $28.40 $7.60
Offtheroadagain  1 - - $5.00
Sky  8 - - -
Also rans: Back to Business, Carismatica, Jill Babe
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Perfecta 6-5 $151.20 $28,813.00
Superfecta 6-5-1-8 $8,617.20 $13,807.00
Trifecta 6-5-1 $1,512.00 $20,452.00
Fractions and final time: :22.41, :46.15, :59.22, 1:12.19
Winning Owner: Cathie Cluley
Winning Breeder: Three Lyons Racing, LLC & Winstar Farm,LLC
POLYESTER BRIDE slow early gained on the turn losing ground to upper stretch surging late seven wide angling in some getting up in the closing yards.

5F, Dirt, $4,000 Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $7,800

2nd Half Daily Double $2 Exacta $1 Box $1 Trifecta $.50 Box $1 Superfecta $.20 Box $1 Super 5 $.50 Box

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1

Mother's Pride

Gormley

Jami C. Poole

Alex Gonzalez

10/1

2 2

Kiki Do U Love Me

Midshipman

Burton K. Sipp

Jose L. Vega

12/1

3 3

Missy Lizzy

Race Day

Teresa Connelly

Luis Alberto Batista

7/2

4 4

Egg Nog

Bourbon Courage

Carrol S. Langley

Yuri Yaranga

9/2

5 5

Free to Run

Bahamian Squall

Juan Pablo Silva

Ricardo Barrios

5/1

6 6

Red Rocket Girl

Laurie's Rocket

Karl W. Meeks

Gabriel Lagunes

3/1

7 7

Foxy Austin

Bahamian Squall

Aaron M. West

Charle Oliveros

5/2

Runner Win Place Show
Missy Lizzy  3 $6.00 $3.80 $2.40
Red Rocket Girl  6 - $3.40 $2.40
Free to Run  5 - - $4.00
Egg Nog  4 - - -
Also rans: Foxy Austin, Kiki Do U Love Me
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Perfecta 3-6 $21.00 $34,041.00
Daily Double 6-3 $42.40 $15,312.00
Trifecta 3-6-5 $61.80 $26,147.00
Pick 3 4-6-3 $78.60 $22,076.00
Pick 4 5-4-6-1/3 $1,074.00 $46,545.00
Pick 5 6-5-4-6-1/3 $6,879.80 $52,746.00
Super High Five 3-6-5-4-7 $239.00 $6,234.00
Superfecta 3-6-5-4 $123.80 $18,159.00
Fractions and final time: :22.7, :47.11, 1:00.07
Winning Owner: Twin Hurricane Racing, LLC
Winning Breeder: Liz Squyres
MISSY LIZZY slow early saved ground to upper stretch surging along rail clearing gamely in the late going.

Pletcher: ‘We’re focused on the Classic’ for Life Is Good

Life Is Good will head to Keeneland on Monday to be prepared for Breeders’ Cup Classic.

News For Mountaineer

Head to Head: Handicapping the 2022 West Virginia Derby

Triple Crown contenders take a drop in class for the $500,000 West Virginia Derby.

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What we learned: Life Is Good is not as good with slow pace

The Woodward shows that Life Is Good is not as good with a slow pace.

Zipse: Ce Ce is on path to another Breeders' Cup win

Brian Zipse believes Chillingworth favorite Ce Ce can be a Breeders' Cup winner again.

Pletcher: ‘We’re focused on the Classic’ for Life Is Good

Life Is Good will head to Keeneland on Monday to be prepared for Breeders’ Cup Classic.

Works: Of 23 graded winners, Asmussen has 3 breeze for BC

Asmussen breezes 3 for Breeders’ Cup. They are among 23 graded winners on U.S. tabs.

Hot Rod Charlie wins Lukas; loose saddle betrays Rich Strike

Hot Rod Charlie wins after tack comes loose on Rich Strike in Lukas Classic.