Thistledown Entries & Results for Thursday, August 18, 2022

Thistledown, North Randall, OH
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Thistledown Race Track, founded in 1925, is located just east of Cleveland, Ohio. The track offers live Thoroughbred racing, as well as simulcast racing from around the world. The one-mile oval dirt track is the site of the Ohio Derby, held each June.

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

Power Picks stats the last 60 days: Top picks are winning at 31.6%, second picks are winning at 21.1%, and third place picks are winning 16.3%.

Thistledown Power Picks the last 14 days: 32.7% winners 17/52

5 1/2F, Dirt, $7,500 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $13,500

$1 Daily Double / $1 Exacta / $1 Trifecta / $.10 Superfecta $1 Pick 3 (Races 1-2-3) / $.50 Pick 4 (Races 1-2-3-4)

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 1: Our pick is the 3/1 second choice, #4 Mr Lightning Boy. The ten-year-old gelding by Discreetly Mine is trained by Benny R. Feliciano and ridden by Ricardo Feliciano. He has the controlling early speed and standout speed figures in a projected slow pace. Get Thistledown Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

You Are Awesome

Temple City

Carlos Inirio

Victor Salazar Becerra

6/1

2 2

Gehrig

Ghostzapper

David Wolochuk

Guillermo Rodriguez

5/2

3 3

Imperial Brew

Imperialism

Nestor Rivera

Angel I. Diaz

5/1

4 4 Picks Report

Mr Lightning Boy

Discreetly Mine

Benny R. Feliciano

Ricardo Feliciano

3/1

5

Gallant Star

Star Guitar

Robert Husak, Jr.

Marco A. Ccamaque

12/1

6 6

Venetian Dream

Verrazano

Ricardo Bailey

Alexander Chavez

7/2

7 7

Silver G T O

Hard Spun

Candace M. Huffman

Luis Antonio Gonzalez

10/1

Runner Win Place Show
Silver G T O  7 $17.20 $8.00 $3.80
Mr Lightning Boy  4 - $3.20 $2.20
Gehrig  2 - - $2.10
Imperial Brew  3 - - -
Also rans: You Are Awesome, Venetian Dream
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 7-4 $48.40 $20,222.00
Superfecta 7-4-2-3 $869.00 $11,042.00
Trifecta 7-4-2 $154.60 $14,097.00
Fractions and final time: :22.6, :46, :58.42, 1:04.88
Winning Owner: Candance M. Huffman
Winning Breeder: Robert Low & Lawana Low
SILVER G T O pressed the pace three wide into the stretch, surged late under right handed urging and was along in time.

5 1/2F, Dirt, $12,500 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $15,500

$1 Exacta / $1 Trifecta / $1 Pick 3 (Races 2-3-4) / $.10 Superfecta

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 2: The top pick is #3 Gun Lap the 9/5 ML favorite trained by Nelson Figueroa and ridden by Jeffrey Sanchez. The four-year-old gelding by Runhappy has good early speed in a projected paceless race in combination with better overall speed figures against this bunch to win in this spot. Get Thistledown Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

You're Out

Flat Out

Kathy Dubie

Guillermo Rodriguez

2/1

2 2

Unclejackomo

Uncle Vinny

Rodney C. Faulkner

Victor Salazar Becerra

4/1

3 3 Picks Report

Gun Lap

Runhappy

Nelson Figueroa

Jeffrey Sanchez

9/5

Sire of Kentucky Jockey Club (G2) winner Smile Happy
4 4

Fast Call

Caleb's Posse

Ricardo Bailey

Mauro Cedillo

8/1

5 5

Aceskingsanqueens

Brahms

Betty L. Ott

Joam S. Toledo

8/1

6 6

Master

Mizzen Mast

Tina Casalinova

T. D. Houghton

10/1

Runner Win Place Show
Gun Lap  3 $3.00 $2.20 $2.10
ANOTHER WINNER by RUNHAPPY!
Unclejackomo  2 - $3.60 $2.60
Master  6 - - $3.40
You're Out  1 - - -
Also rans: Fast Call, Aceskingsanqueens
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 7-3 $34.40 $5,757.00
Exacta 3-2 $7.00 $41,772.00
Superfecta 3-2-6-1 $86.40 $23,722.00
Trifecta 3-2-6 $31.60 $27,833.00
Fractions and final time: :23.06, :47, :59.24, 1:05.6
Winning Owner: Iron Horse Stables, LLC
Winning Breeder: Claiborne Farm
GUN LAP broke a step slow, moved closer steadily along the rail, surged under left handed urging through deep stretch and was along in time.

Filly who bolted to the highway last year breaks her maiden

The filly who bolted to the highway last year? She now has her first win.

1M, Dirt, Maiden Special Weight
Open | 2 Year Olds
Purse: $33,900

$1 Exacta / $1 Trifecta / $.10 Superfecta/ $1 Pick 3 (Races 3-4-5) $.20 Pick 6 (Races 3-8) - 70% Carryover

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 3: The top selection is #5 Need to Know Basis the 3/1 third choice on the morning line, trained by Timothy E. Hamm and Jeffrey Sanchez. A two-year-old son of Overanalyze has some upside still being lightly raced and speed figures that match up well in this field. Get Thistledown Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 3

Little Rons Rocket

Global Power

Jake S. Radosevich

Yarmarie L. Correa

5/2

1A 4

Oklahoma Joe

Global Power

Jake S. Radosevich

Joam S. Toledo

5/2

2 1

Indy Carr

Indy Wind

Jennifer Tooley

Malcolm Franklin

4/1

3 2

Harsh Truth

Alternation

Jeffrey Skerrett

Alvaro Hernandez-Lopez

8/1

4 5

Riverandfairmount

Vaquero

Robin Schuster

Mauro Cedillo

12/1

5 6 Picks Report

Need to Know Basis

Overanalyze

Timothy E. Hamm

Jeffrey Sanchez

3/1

6 7

Fast Clip

Flat Out

James R. Jackson

T. D. Houghton

7/2

7 8

Who Can't Wait

Indian Express

Ivan Vazquez

Robert Halledeen

15/1

Runner Win Place Show
Need to Know Basis  5 $3.00 $2.20 $2.20
Little Rons Rocket  1 - $2.60 $2.80
Oklahoma Joe  1A - $2.60 $2.80
Indy Carr  2 - - -
Also rans: Fast Clip, Harsh Truth, Riverandfairmount, Who Can't Wait
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Superfecta 5-1-2-6 $27.80 $31,455.00
Trifecta 5-1-2 $12.60 $43,729.00
Pick 3 7-3-5 $71.60 $4,629.00
Exacta 5-1 $5.60 $61,408.00
Fractions and final time: :23.86, :48.44, 1:14.62, 1:42.62
Winning Owner: WinStar Farm LLC and Blazing Meadows Farm LLC
Winning Breeder: Blazing Meadows Farm LLC &WinStar Farm, LLC
NEED TO KNOW BASIS stalked the pace into the far turn, rallied three wide to make the lead at the quarter pole then finished full of run under right handed urging to win going away.

1M 70Y, Dirt, $5,000 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $12,600

$1 Exacta / $1 Trifecta / $1 Pick 3 (Races 4-5-6) / $.10 Superfecta $.50 Pick 5 (Races 4-8)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Imtheprince

Cairo Prince

Thomas E. Jones, Sr.

Angel I. Diaz

7/2

2 2

Galtero

Mucho Macho Man

Carlos Inirio

Victor Severino

8/1

3 3

Mr. Tripledouble

Haynesfield

Gary L. Johnson

Mauro Cedillo

9/2

4 4

Adano

Tonalist

Rodney C. Faulkner

Victor Salazar Becerra

3/1

5 5

Clyde Park

City Weekend

Odin J. Londono, Jr.

Alexander Chavez

5/2

6 6

Say Hey Kid

Haynesfield

Ivan Vazquez

Yarmarie L. Correa

6/1

Runner Win Place Show
Galtero  2 $32.20 $10.00 $5.00
Adano  4 - $6.20 $3.00
Imtheprince  1 - - $2.60
Mr. Tripledouble  3 - - -
Also rans: Say Hey Kid, Clyde Park
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 3-5-2 $56.80 $8,153.00
Exacta 2-4 $169.20 $37,216.00
Pick 4 7-3-5-2 $789.60 $12,547.00
Superfecta 2-4-1-3 $1,139.20 $14,811.00
Trifecta 2-4-1 $518.80 $19,859.00
Fractions and final time: :23.28, :47.24, 1:12.68, 1:39.94, 1:44.01
Winning Owner: N and E Racing Stables
Winning Breeder: Adena Springs
GALTERO away alertly, set a pressured pace along the inside, drifted to the middle of the racetrack in the stretch and just lasted.

New controversy: Did Hot Rod Charlie violate shoe rule in win?

Photos appear to show Hot Rod Charlie wore illegal toe grabs in Lukas Classic win.

5 1/2F, Dirt, $7,500 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $14,000

$1 Exacta / $1 Trifecta / $1 Pick 3 (Races 5-6-7) / $.10 Superfecta $.50 Pick 4 (Races 5-6-7-8)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Valiant Thor

Two Step Salsa

Khalil Cady

Alfredo Clemente

5/2

2 2

Trato

Broken Vow

Jabdiel Castillo

Albert Lopez

4/1

3 3

God's Will Be Done

Equality

Richard J. Rettele

Alvaro Hernandez-Lopez

12/1

4 4

Uhavetobekittenme

Admiral Kitten

Tina Casalinova

Victor Salazar Becerra

15/1

5 5

Awesome Steel

Awesome Again

Joseph P. Mahan

Victor Severino

3/1

6 6

Reinsure

Redding Colliery

Richard Zielinski

Guillermo Rodriguez

2/1

Runner Win Place Show
Valiant Thor  1 $5.00 $3.00 $2.60
Reinsure  6 - $3.20 $2.20
God's Will Be Done  3 - - $3.20
Uhavetobekittenme  4 - - -
Also rans: Awesome Steel, Trato
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 5-2-1 $122.60 $5,170.00
Exacta 1-6 $14.00 $23,962.00
Superfecta 1-6-3-4 $255.60 $9,754.00
Trifecta 1-6-3 $44.00 $14,425.00
Fractions and final time: :22.24, :46.08, :59.04, 1:05.6
Winning Owner: Trinity Elite LLC
Winning Breeder: Edward Robert Schuster
VALIANT THOR broke in full stride to set all the pace and finished full of run under steady right handed urging to win going away.

6F, Dirt, $25,000 Allowance Optional Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $40,100

$1 Exacta / $1 Trifecta / $1 Pick 3 (Races 6-7-8) / $.10 Superfecta

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Classic Mo

Girolamo

Jeffrey Skerrett

Guillermo Rodriguez

5/2

2 2

Corner Office

Bal a Bali (BRZ)

Timothy E. Hamm

Jeffrey Sanchez

9/2

3 3

Wapakoneta Phil

Justin Phillip

Candace M. Huffman

T. D. Houghton

10/1

4 4

Ol' L B

Alcindor

Valerie K. Shanyfelt

Luis Antonio Gonzalez

6/1

5 5

Ohio Munny

Munnings

Khadeem Galloway

Luis Alberto Batista

3/1

6 6

Royal'd

Regal Ransom

Valerie K. Shanyfelt

Ricardo Feliciano

7/2

7 7

Spin Doctor

Student Council

Odin J. Londono, Jr.

Alexander Chavez

20/1

Runner Win Place Show
Corner Office  2 $30.00 $10.00 $4.80
Ol' L B  4 - $3.20 $2.20
Classic Mo  1 - - $3.20
Spin Doctor  7 - - -
Also rans: Royal'd, Wapakoneta Phil, Ohio Munny
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 2-1-2 $5,246.60 $3,392.00
Exacta 2-4 $144.40 $39,138.00
Superfecta 2-4-1-7 $2,259.60 $19,716.00
Trifecta 2-4-1 $599.40 $25,777.00
Fractions and final time: :21.8, :45.24, :58.08, 1:11.26
Winning Owner: Winblaze, LLC
Winning Breeder: WinBlaze, LLC
CORNER OFFICE trailed for a half, swung wide, circled his field under left handed urging past the middle of the racetrack and got up in the final strides. OL'

Barn Tour: McPeek is loaded again with a 'good, solid group'

Kenny McPeek is loaded again with what he says is a 'good, solid group.'

5 1/2F, Dirt, $8,000 Starter Optional Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $20,000

$1 Daily Double / $1 Exacta / $1 Trifecta / $.10 Superfecta

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 2

Amigo's Affair

Senor Amigo

Gary L. Johnson

Guillermo Rodriguez

7/2

7

Iconic

Paddy O'Prado

Gary L. Johnson

Guillermo Rodriguez

7/2

2 1

Prince Jersey Town

Jersey Town

Norman L. Cash

Malcolm Franklin

6/1

3 3

Khalfani

Blame

Shahab D. Pattah

T. D. Houghton

8/1

4 4

Mas Chikilin

Prospective

Alejandro Murillo Rodriguez

Robert Halledeen

9/2

5 5

Diamonds Enjoy

Kitten's Joy

Khadeem Galloway

Luis Alberto Batista

8/1

6 6

Gold Shark

Speightstown

Dave Treharne

Luis Raul Rivera

4/1

7 8

Fortunate Friends

J P's Gusto

Benny R. Feliciano

Ricardo Feliciano

3/1

Runner Win Place Show
Mas Chikilin  4 $21.40 $5.40 $3.00
Fortunate Friends  7 - $2.20 $2.10
Amigo's Affair  1 - - $2.20
Khalfani  3 - - -
Also rans: Diamonds Enjoy, Gold Shark, Prince Jersey Town
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 4-7 $37.40 $51,488.00
Superfecta 4-7-1-3 $900.00 $21,803.00
Trifecta 4-7-1 $134.60 $30,933.00
Pick 3 1-2-4 $532.60 $3,348.00
Fractions and final time: :22.26, :45.44, :57.44, 1:03.86
Winning Owner: Aleyhat Racing Stable
Winning Breeder: Ocala Stud
MAS CHIKILIN pressed the pace two wide into the turn, made the lead, set the balance of the pace while getting rapid fractions and finished full of run to win going away.

1M, Dirt, $25,000 Allowance Optional Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $40,100

$1 Exacta / $1 Trifecta / $.10 Superfecta

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Send Me On

Hold Me Back

Robert M. Gorham

Luis Raul Rivera

5/2

2 2

Exprimir

Wicked Strong

Khadeem Galloway

Luis Alberto Batista

3/1

3 3

Coincidentally

Super Saver

Jeffrey Skerrett

Mauro Cedillo

12/1

4 4

Over Icce

Overanalyze

Glenroy Brown

Alexander Chavez

7/2

5 5

Sammy Da Bull

Vertiformer

Rodney C. Faulkner

T. D. Houghton

15/1

6 6

Hansenation

Hansen

Lorenzo Juarez

Guillermo Rodriguez

6/1

7 7

Silence

Exaggerator

Timothy E. Hamm

Jeffrey Sanchez

9/2

Runner Win Place Show
Silence  7 $4.80 $4.40 $2.20
Exprimir  2 - $8.60 $4.00
Over Icce  4 - - $2.40
Send Me On  1 - - -
Also rans: Hansenation, Coincidentally, Sammy Da Bull
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 4-7 $64.60 $7,203.00
Exacta 7-2 $31.00 $43,224.00
Superfecta 7-2-4-1 $175.60 $21,408.00
Trifecta 7-2-4 $85.20 $26,366.00
Pick 3 2-4-7 $2,016.80 $6,509.00
Pick 4 1-2-4-7 $11,654.80 $10,289.00
Pick 5 2-1-2-4-7 $2,442.80 $7,197.00
Pick 6 Jackpot 5-2-1-2-4-7 $4,011.80 $2,866.00
Fractions and final time: :24, :48, 1:12.44, 1:38.48
Winning Owner: Lewis, Michael and Winblaze, LLC
Winning Breeder: WinBlaze, LLC
SILENCE never far back, responded readily when set down, rallied three wide to make the lead early on the second turn then widened through the stretch under a hand ride to win as much the best.

Sam Houston keeps racing festival on stakes schedule

Houston Racing Festival, which reportedly was in jeopardy, will return as scheduled in 2023.

News For Thistledown

Filly who bolted to the highway last year breaks her maiden

The filly who bolted to the highway last year? She now has her first win.

Top News

New controversy: Did Hot Rod Charlie violate shoe rule in win?

Photos appear to show Hot Rod Charlie wore illegal toe grabs in Lukas Classic win.

Barn Tour: McPeek is loaded again with a 'good, solid group'

Kenny McPeek is loaded again with what he says is a 'good, solid group.'

Sam Houston keeps racing festival on stakes schedule

Houston Racing Festival, which reportedly was in jeopardy, will return as scheduled in 2023.

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