05/02/2016 10:14AM

Harness: Sharp Horses and Track Trends from Apr. 25 - Apr. 27

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NORTHFIELD

 

4/27: 9w, + speed

4/26: 11w, ++ speed

4/25: 11w, ++ speed

TUG RIVER CLAUDE*** -

Left from post 7 and was parked the mile without cover forcing a quick pace, weakened in the stretch but only lost by 2 lengths in a game effort

JK PATRIOT -

Left from post 7 and was used hard to clear the lead in :27 1/5, yielded, sat the pocket and held okay with a :28 4/5 final quarter

HANKY L*** -

Was 6th at the half, picked up terrible cover, rallied wide around the final turn and finished sharply for the show in a fast race

RAY HALL -

Trotter was 8th at the half, followed weak cover and finished strongly for the place

SOMEKINDAPARTY -

Left and was used hard pushing a :27 2/5 first quarter, couldn't clear, remained parked, tired but held well to finish 4th

 

HOOSIER

 

4/27: 4w, no bias

4/26: 1w, ++ closers, off track

SAND SHOCKER -

Far back early behind gappers while 9th, rallied three wide through the final quarter and finished sharply from a tough spot

DON'T BETREI ME -

Had post 10, was third over behind a modest pace and finished sharply for the show from a tough spot

STEAL MY THUNDER -

Followed cover third over and finished fastest of all for the show

 

HARRINGTON

 

4/27: 7w, + speed

4/26: 2w, no bias

4/25: 6w, + speed

BORN IN CUFFS -

Moved out 4th over down the backstretch, rallied wide on the final turn, drew alongside the leader in the stretch and finished gamely to get up on the wire

SUNSHINE SUPERMAN*** -

Left from post 6 and tucked 4th, went first over into a stepped-up final half and finished sharply to miss by two necks while pacing a :27 2/5 final quarter

FEEL LIKE A FOOL -

Left sharply from post 7 and was parked to the lead in :27 2/5, yielded, sat the pocket and held well to the wire

MILLENIUM WHEEL*** -

Had post 7, moved at the quarter on a long first over grind and finished bravely in :27 2/5 to finish a close up third

NORTHERN ROCKNROLL -

Had post 7, followed cover third over and finished well for the show from a tough spot

MCARMA -

Showed good gate speed from post 6, rated the half and drew off impressively

 

PHILADELPHIA

 

4/27: 7w, + speed

ELRAMA N -

Left and tucked 5th from post 7, went first over from a tough spot and was used hard through the middle-half, held okay

 

THE MEADOWS

 

4/27: 5w, no bias

4/26: 7w, no bias

4/25: 3w, no bias

 

POCONO

 

4/26: 4w, no bias

4/25: 6w, no bias

 

MONTICELLO

 

4/27: 5w, + speed

4/26: 9w, ++ speed, sloppy track

4/25: 4w, no bias

TYMAL LUCKYNPINK -

Left and got into a speed duel with the 6/5 favorite, pushed a fast pace until excusably tiring on the final turn

FOUR HOUR NAP -

Set a fast pace under constant pressure and just missed in a game effort

EXCELLENT CHANCE -

Broke at the start and recovered 8th and far back, was able to rush up the inside down the backstretch when the outside flow stalled, slipped out nearing the three quarters, gained ground without cover on the final turn and finished strongly to win going away

CORWHINY*** -

Moved into a new barn, got a key driver change, dropped in class, left sharply from post 7, was parked to the lead in :28 1/5 over the sloppy track and dominated on the front end

ON THE PODIUM -

Trotter left from post 8 and was used hard to clear past a :27 3/5 first quarter, set the pace and drew clear

UP FRONT N CRAZY -

Trotter left hard and parked a sharp favorite to a quick opener, yielded and chased that one home second best in an improved effort

 

YONKERS

 

4/26: 5w, no bias, races 1-8 fast, 9-12 off track

4/25: 2w, + speed, not a severe speed bias but horses close to the pace appeared to have an advantage, 8 pocket winners and two first over winners, no closers won

SKIP JIVE -

Had post 6, rushed up to challenge at the half, pressed hard through a :27 3/5 third quarter and excusably weakened in the stretch after a tough trip

NORTHVIEW PUNTER N -

Had post 6 and was third over behind poor cover, rallied three wide on the final turn and finished gamely against the bias from a tough spot

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