Ed Burgart Handicap
For Sunday, November 23, 2014
First Post 5 P.M.
Pick Four Selections: $1 wager is $25. 1st Race (4); 2nd Race (2,3,5,7,8); 3rd Race (2,3,5,7,8); 4th Race (8). $1 wager is $75. 1st Race (4); 2nd Race (2,3,5,7,8); 3rd Race (2,3,5,7,8); 4th Race (4,6,8).
1ST RACE: Purse $4,000, 2 year olds, futurity trial, 400 yards.
HEZA DASHA FIRE (C Mendez) has already won first two legs of Los Al Triple Crown and undefeated colt has yet to be involved in a win photo. BF FARM BOSS (Sanchez) broke one length slow in last futurity win and added 50 yards is a plus. STREAKIN REGARD (Brooks) veered out to bump with top pick before rallying for fifth in last futurity outing and was solid prior second in strong trial.
2ND RACE: Purse $4,000, 2 year olds, futurity trial, 400 yards.
ONE AWESOME PERRY (DeAlba) broke off balance and altered course to the far inside by the 1/8-pole when rallying for fifth in first local try. BP CORONA TAKS ALL (Brooks) was moving nicely late after breaking very slow in last fifth-place try and gets a positive post switch. ON A CORNER (Sanchez) was solidly bumped from both sides at the start of last sixth-place trial outing and hails from leading barn.
3RD RACE: Purse $4,000, 2 year olds, futurity trial, 400 yards.
RUN BY YOU (Huerta) lugged inward most of the 350-yard trip when fifth in last futurity outing and had the rail post draw in last three starts. SURFIN STAR (Brooks) adds the flipping halter after getting very fractious in the gate when scratched from the Golden State Juvenile Stakes and broke sharp in last trial runnerup outing. NOW MARGARET (Sanchez) barely lost second in first local trial outing when facing daylight winner who since ran third in the Golden State Million.
4TH RACE: Purse $4,000, 2 year olds, futurity trial, 400 yards.
DUTCHER (Santiago Mendez) ran to his early hype in last daylight victory when making first start as a gelding and extra distance is a bonus here. BP FIRST CLASS (Brooks) finished running hard while lugging inward at intervals of last neck stakes victory and gets another 50 yards here. RUNAWAY FIRE (Nicasio) broke off balance in last 10th-place futurity outing and was sharp prior trial runnerup.
5TH RACE: Purse $4,000, 2 year olds, futurity trial, 400 yards.
APOLLITICAL BLOOD (DeAlba) was strong second from the rail in last Golden State Million outing and was fourth in earlier All-American Futurity. CORONA THE CAT (Nicasio) broke nearly one length slow in last fourth-place Golden State Million race and beat top pick in prior trial outing. GLOCK (Peinado) was very impressive in last handy maiden victory when posting the night’s fastest of four 300-yard clockings.
Pick Four Selections: $1 wager is $48. 6th Race (1,3,6); 7th Race (4,8); 8th Race (2,5,6,7); 9th (1,2). $1 wager is $90. 6th Race (1,3,6); 7th Race (4,7,8); 8th Race (2,4,5,6,7); 9th Race (1,2).
6TH RACE: Purse $4,000, 2 year olds, futurity trial, 400 yards.
BODACIOUS EAGLE (Ramirez) qualified for all three major Ruidoso futurities this year and has never lost in a trial. JESS WALKING THRU (Alvarez) finished fast for second after bobbling at the start of last Dash For Cash Futurity runnerup try at Lone Star Park. BP DOWN SOUTH (Brooks) was sharp second in last All-American trial outing and dropped head photo four races back vs. talented winner who since posted second fastest time for All American.
7TH RACE: Purse $4,000, 2 year olds, futurity trial, 400 yards.
CARTELS BIG GUN (Huerta) moved with authority during the final 1/8 of last strong maiden victory when posting the evening’s fastest of four 300-yard wins. FIRE FORTUNE (Nicasio) is much better than shown and adds flipping halter after breaking in the air while stumbling when off very slow in last. APOLLITICAL LEGACY (DeAlba) broke fast in last head stakes victory at this distance and is the field’s lone multiple winner.
8TH RACE: Purse $4,000, 2 year olds, futurity trial, 400 yards.
ZOOMILICIOUS (Huerta) scored strong allowance victory over two next-out winners in last start five months ago and broke sharp in very handy 17.8 gate drill for return. TALLULAH MOON (Alvarez) broke fast in last handy Texas stakes victory 14 weeks ago and was well in hand late when posting local 12.3 gate drill. DASHIN ON ICE (Nicasio) has been gelded since last deadheat third-place trial effort when facing two-time futurity winner Heza Dasha Fire and broke slow in prior third-place maiden outing.
9TH RACE: Purse $4,000, 2 year olds, futurity trial, 400 yards.
FAMOUS CORONA LADY (Sanchez) has been troubled away from the gate in last four outings and leveled with big strides midway in last strong 12.0 gate drill. FACE THE MARK (Santiago Mendez) is peaking at the right time and moved strong past the wire in last maiden victory while posting night’s fastest of three 300-yard wins. ONE MORE CARD (Huerta) was strong second after five-month layoff vs. prior Texas stakes winner Lethal Perry in last and gets off the rail.
Pick Four Selections: $1 wager is $18. 10th Race (5); 11th Race (1,8); 12th Race (5,6,8); 13th Race (3,7,9). $1 wager is $80. 10th Race (5); 11th Race (1,5,7,8); 12th Race (2,4,5,6,8); 13th Race (3,4,7,9).
10TH RACE: Purse $4,000, 2 year olds, futurity trial, 400 yards.
LUV SUPREME (Badilla) ran strong throughout in last third-place Golden State Million outing and posted daylight prior trial win from the rail post. BOUNCER (Luna) easily defeated eventual Golden State Million Juvenile winner Apollitical Legacy in last trial outing and has run well for this rider. KICKIN YOUR CAN (Ramirez) was bumped out at the start of last fourth-place futurity outing when facing runnerup who since captured a stakes.
11TH RACE: Purse $4,000, futurity trial, 2 year olds, 400 yards.
LETHAL PERRY (Sanchez) was not asked for his best in strong allowance win two weeks ago and broke slow in prior handy Texas stakes victory. BOGART (DeAlba) posted rapid maiden win last month after stumbling in his hind quarters and was third in three prior New Mexico trial attempts. HE LOOKS HOT (Huerta) posted 17.9 gate drill since deadheating for third in last trial outing when facing two-time futurity winner Heza Dasha Fire.
12TH RACE: Purse $4,000, futurity trial, 2 year olds, 400 yards.
WILD SIXES CARTEL (Sanchez) broke slow before getting forced out soon after the start of lat third-place trial outing when well backed vs. two futurity qualifiers. FORGET IT (Nicasio) can fire fresh and third-place Ed Burke Million finisher was well in hand after stumbling at the start of solo 12.2 gate drill. VIENTO NEGRO (DeAlba) has been gelded since getting badly impeded at the start of last Kindergarten outing six months ago and ran super fresh in easy debut win.
13TH RACE: Purse $4,000, futurity trial, 2 year olds, 400 yards.
SASS ME BLUE (Carter) rallied for strong All-American trial win after getting bumped sideways early in last and glided over the ground in strong recent 17.7 gate drill. EMMAS WAGON (Brooks) was impressive in 1 ¼-length debut victory when equaling the night’s second fastest of five 300-yard wins and should like extra distance. CRUEL RIDE (DeAlba) lugged in early and ran hard late in solid runnerup debut outing vs. the night’s fastest 300-yard winner.
BEST BET: LUV SUPREME (10TH RACE)