Thistledown Entries & Results for Wednesday, September 21, 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 31.7%, second picks are winning at 21.4%, and third place picks are winning 15.4%.

Thistledown Power Picks the last 14 days: 0.0% winners /

6F, Dirt, $7,500 Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $17,400

$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: The pick is the 9/2 fourth choice on the ML, #1 Hoos Taking Charge. The five-year-old mare by Take Charge Indy is trained by Valerie K. Shanyfelt and ridden by Luis Antonio Gonzalez. She has the expectation to make the lead and run them off their feet for the win. Get Thistledown Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1 Picks Report

Hoos Taking Charge

Take Charge Indy

Valerie K. Shanyfelt

Luis Antonio Gonzalez

9/2

2 2

Easter Pride

Western Pride

Valerie K. Shanyfelt

Renzo Diaz

8/1

3 3

Jersey Bounce

Jersey Town

Nestor Rivera

Angel I. Diaz

5/2

4 4

Beautiful Victoria

Shakin It Up

Johanna Urieta

Erik Barbaran

8/1

5 5

Pistol Packin Bos

Mobil

Mary L. Hurley

Chelsey Keiser

3/1

6 6

High Cupper

Kettle Corn

Glenroy Brown

Alexander Chavez

7/2

7 7

Wafflesorpancakes

Cowtown Cat

James H. McDonald

Robert Halledeen

12/1

Runner Win Place Show
Jersey Bounce  3 $3.00 $2.60 $2.10
Pistol Packin Bos  5 - $5.20 $3.40
Hoos Taking Charge  1 - - $2.60
Easter Pride  2 - - -
Also rans: High Cupper, Beautiful Victoria, Wafflesorpancakes
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 3-5 $15.00 $20,376.00
Superfecta 3-5-1-2 $349.60 $11,467.00
Trifecta 3-5-1 $64.80 $13,667.00
Fractions and final time: :22.6, :46.4, :59.28, 1:12.66
Winning Owner: Michael J. Friedman
Winning Breeder: R. Gorham & Mast Thoroughbreds LLC
JERSEY BOUNCE stalked the pace into the stretch, rallied along the rail under right then left handed urging and was along in time.

5 1/2F, Dirt, $5,000 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $11,800

$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 #5 Kosciuszko the 5/2 ML favorite trained by Glenroy Brown and ridden by Robert Halledeen. The six-year-old gelding by Smart Bid 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

Ten Twenty Nine

Soaring Empire

Eddie Clouston

Guillermo Rodriguez

7/2

2 2

Thirtysilverpieces

Badge of Silver

John T. Brown

German Terraza

5/1

3 3

Praetorian

Tiznow

Kim A. Puhl

Luis Antonio Gonzalez

9/2

4 4

The Drake

Street Sense

Christian Flores

Chelsey Keiser

3/1

5 5 Picks Report

Kosciuszko

Smart Bid

Glenroy Brown

Robert Halledeen

5/2

6 6

Soul of Discretion

Discreetly Mine

Carlos Inirio

Victor Salazar Becerra

8/1

Runner Win Place Show
Kosciuszko  5 $3.60 $2.80 $2.10
Thirtysilverpieces  2 - $10.80 $3.60
The Drake  4 - - $2.40
Soul of Discretion  6 - - -
Also rans: Ten Twenty Nine, Praetorian
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Trifecta 5-2-4 $242.40 $18,123.00
Superfecta 5-2-4-6 $896.60 $12,093.00
Exacta 5-2 $64.40 $24,098.00
Daily Double 3-5 $6.40 $4,138.00
Fractions and final time: :22.44, :46, :58.66, 1:05.02
Winning Owner: Sara Brown
Winning Breeder: Edward Witek & Dr. Joseph Witek
KOSCIUSZKO broke in front, dueled for the lead two wide into the stretch then drew clear late under strong handling.

Filly who bolted to the highway last year breaks her maiden

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5 1/2F, Dirt, $5,000 Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $11,800

$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: Our pick is the 5/2 second choice, #1 Valiant Spark. The three-year-old filly by Valiant Minister is trained by Jason DaCosta and ridden by Robert Halledeen. She 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 4 Picks Report

Valiant Spark

Valiant Minister

Jason DaCosta

Robert Halledeen

5/2

1A 6

Poolside Cocktails

High Cotton

Jason DaCosta

Yarmarie L. Correa

5/2

2 1

War Moon

War Correspondent

Mark Doering

Guillermo Rodriguez

10/1

3 2

Half Legend

Rising Legend (GB)

Caryn Vecchio

Brandon Tapara

7/2

4 3

Well Hello You

Liaison

John T. Brown

German Terraza

12/1

5 5

Tiparillo

Hard Spun

Candace M. Huffman

Luis Antonio Gonzalez

6/1

6 7

What's So Funny

Alternation

Robert M. Gorham

T. D. Houghton

3/1

7 8

Gran Mamibella

Runhappy

Jake S. Radosevich

Angel I. Diaz

5/1

Runner Win Place Show
Half Legend  3 $14.80 $5.20 $3.20
Valiant Spark  1 - $3.60 $2.20
Tiparillo  5 - - $4.40
Poolside Cocktails  1A - - -
Also rans: What's So Funny, War Moon, Well Hello You, Gran Mamibella
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 3-5-3 $48.00 $3,272.00
Exacta 3-1 $53.60 $20,104.00
Superfecta 3-1-5-6 $412.00 $13,128.00
Trifecta 3-1-5 $242.60 $17,073.00
Fractions and final time: :23.06, :47.62, 1:00.44, 1:07.08
Winning Owner: Jorge Calixtro-Villanueva
Winning Breeder: James W. Hiser
HALF LEGEND with the second flight two wide, closed willingly under right handed urging in the six path through the stretch, made the lead late and edged clear under a brisk hand ride.

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

$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

Flatter Her Again

Flatter

Jeffrey A. Radosevich

Luis Raul Rivera

5/2

2 2

Rollin All the Way

Run Away and Hide

Johanna Urieta

Erik Barbaran

2/1

3 3

Heidi's Back

Mr. Sinatra

Javier Suarez

Samuel Jimenez

15/1

4 4

Jettin Pegasus

Fusaichi Pegasus

Javier Suarez

Mauro Cedillo

8/1

5 5

A Smile a Day

Itsmyluckyday

Jevon D. Crumley

Fernando Salazar Becerra

5/1

6 6

Twerk

Speightster

Odin J. Londono, Jr.

Alexander Chavez

3/1

Runner Win Place Show
Twerk  6 $9.80 $5.20 $3.00
Jettin Pegasus  4 - $13.40 $5.00
A Smile a Day  5 - - $3.80
Flatter Her Again  1 - - -
Also rans: Rollin All the Way, Heidi's Back
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 5-3-6 $223.80 $3,287.00
Pick 4 3-5-3-6 $411.00 $10,677.00
Exacta 6-4 $136.20 $22,421.00
Superfecta 6-4-5-1 $1,708.00 $13,388.00
Trifecta 6-4-5 $960.80 $19,169.00
Fractions and final time: :23, :46.84, :59.8, 1:12.86
Winning Owner: Odin J. Londono, Jr.
Winning Breeder: Peter J. Sheppell
TWERK never far back, rallied along the rail into the stretch, made the lead near the furlong marker, drifted out despite right handed urging and edged clear late under strong handling.

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

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

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

$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

Sammy Da Bull

Vertiformer

Rodney C. Faulkner

T. D. Houghton

10/1

2 2

Dr. Zarnett

Cowtown Cat

Shane Meyers

Luis Raul Rivera

3/1

3 3

Exprimir

Wicked Strong

Khadeem Galloway

Robert Halledeen

2/1

4 4

It's Your Call

Encaustic

Ivan Calderon

Angel I. Diaz

5/2

5 5

Candy Exchange

Sidney's Candy

Oscar Romero

Alexander Chavez

12/1

6 6

Susie's Kid

Kiss the Kid

Richard J. Rettele

Alvaro Hernandez-Lopez

5/1

Runner Win Place Show
It's Your Call  4 $4.40 $3.20 $2.20
Candy Exchange  5 - $3.20 $3.60
Susie's Kid  6 - - $3.40
Exprimir  3 - - -
Also rans: Dr. Zarnett, Sammy Da Bull
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 3-6-4 $177.60 $1,951.00
Exacta 4-5 $16.40 $20,671.00
Superfecta 4-5-6-3 $141.60 $8,823.00
Trifecta 4-5-6 $70.00 $14,102.00
Fractions and final time: :24, :48.26, 1:13.2, 1:40
Winning Owner: Premier Stables Unlimited
Winning Breeder: Premier Stables Unlimited
IT'S YOUR CALL

6F, Dirt, Allowance
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $29,700

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

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Biscuits and Grits

Country Day

Michael L. Rone

Malcolm Franklin

7/2

2 2

Mon Camo

Sea of Secrets

Valerie K. Shanyfelt

Ricardo Feliciano

9/2

3 3

Country Club Bobby

Shanghai Bobby

Jeffrey A. Radosevich

Erik Barbaran

5/2

4 4

Mas Chikilin

Prospective

Alejandro Murillo Rodriguez

Robert Halledeen

3/1

5 5

Cumber

Mission Impazible

Johanna Urieta

Mauro Cedillo

8/1

6 6

Team Hucky

Caleb's Posse

Tina Ramgeet

Andrew R. Ramgeet

6/1

Runner Win Place Show
Country Club Bobby  3 $7.60 $4.40 $3.00
Mas Chikilin  4 - $2.80 $2.20
Mon Camo  2 - - $3.80
Biscuits and Grits  1 - - -
Also rans: Cumber, Team Hucky
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 6-4-3 $149.00 $3,149.00
Exacta 3-4 $21.80 $24,511.00
Superfecta 3-4-2-1 $105.60 $11,851.00
Trifecta 3-4-2 $74.60 $19,426.00
Fractions and final time: :22.42, :45.84, :58.6, 1:11.24
Winning Owner: Bruce Ryan
Winning Breeder: Bruce Ryan
COUNTRY CLUB BOBBY stalked the pace along the inside, angled outside rivals to the seven path entering the stretch, rallied under left handed urging and was along in time.

Why Tuskegee Airmen is a playable favorite in Remsen

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

6F, Dirt, Allowance
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $29,700

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

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Speighty War

Java's War

Tina Ramgeet

Andrew R. Ramgeet

5/2

2 2

Goodbyellowbrickrd

Paynter

Jeffrey Skerrett

Luis Raul Rivera

9/2

3 3

Stay Thirsty Amigo

Stay Thirsty

Jeffrey A. Radosevich

Erik Barbaran

7/2

4 4

Released

Regal Ransom

Shane Meyers

Ricardo Feliciano

2/1

5 5

Grand Deal

Acclamation

Jeffrey A. Poole

Angel I. Diaz

8/1

6 6

Cry Macho

Goldencents

Odin J. Londono, Jr.

Alexander Chavez

10/1

Runner Win Place Show
Speighty War  1 $3.80 $2.40 $2.10
Goodbyellowbrickrd  2 - $3.80 $2.80
Stay Thirsty Amigo  3 - - $2.60
Released  4 - - -
Also rans: Grand Deal, Cry Macho
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Trifecta 1-2-3 $40.60 $19,842.00
Superfecta 1-2-3-4 $109.60 $13,896.00
Exacta 1-2 $15.40 $33,744.00
Pick 3 4-3-1 $53.80 $1,709.00
Fractions and final time: :23.24, :46.84, :59.08, 1:11.44
Winning Owner: Team Ramgeet Racing Stable LLC
Winning Breeder: Charles Fipke
SPEIGHTY WAR chased the pace along the inside, closed fast two wide through deep stretch and got up in the final strides.

6F, Dirt, $7,500 Maiden Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $13,100

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

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Aceskingsanqueens

Brahms

Betty L. Ott

Brian L. Hollingsworth

6/1

2 2

Rigoletto

Biondetti

Enrique A. Calderon

German Terraza

12/1

3 3

Krazy Hawk

Jimmy Creed

Khalil Cady

T. D. Houghton

4/1

4 4

Angel's Souperstar

Baptistry

Richard J. Rettele

Alvaro Hernandez-Lopez

5/1

5 5

Trump Flag

Cross Traffic

Alejandro Murillo Rodriguez

Robert Halledeen

10/1

6 6

Hero Dragon

Hero of Order

Lori Loudin-Smith

Renzo Diaz

15/1

7 7

Built Like Tarzan

Soldat

Tina Casalinova

Fernando Salazar Becerra

5/2

8 8

Diamond Money

Brethren

Oscar Romero

Alexander Chavez

3/1

Runner Win Place Show
Diamond Money  8 $3.40 $2.40 $2.20
Krazy Hawk  3 - $4.80 $2.80
Aceskingsanqueens  1 - - $2.80
Trump Flag  5 - - -
Also rans: Built Like Tarzan, Rigoletto, Angel's Souperstar, Hero Dragon
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 3-1-8 $43.60 $3,279.00
Pick 4 4-3-1-8 $123.40 $7,990.00
Pick 5 6-4-3-1-8 $545.20 $5,293.00
Pick 6 Jackpot 3-6-4-3-1-8 $2,224.40 $1,986.00
Daily Double 1-8 $8.20 $6,019.00
Exacta 8-3 $14.00 $53,733.00
Superfecta 8-3-1-5 $112.20 $31,396.00
Trifecta 8-3-1 $35.80 $34,973.00
Fractions and final time: :23.28, :47.28, 1:00.24, 1:13.62
Winning Owner: Oscar Romero
Winning Breeder: George T. Gurrola
DIAMOND MONEY broke in front, set all the pace and maintained his advantage under a strong hand ride.

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