02/18/2015 10:10PM

Harness: Sharp Horses and Track Trends for February 12 to February 15

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BALMORAL

2/15: 0w, no bias, only one race, rest of card canceled

2/14: 1w, + closers, very cold

WINGS -

Left and tucked, brushed to the lead at the half and drew off impressively

IAM BONASERA -

Back at his favorite track, which he appears better suited for since he's not that good on turns, followed cover third over and drew off in the long stretch, last quarter in :26 2/5

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STAR CHASER -

Had excess cover from post 10, made up good ground to the wire from a tough spot

 

MAYWOOD

2/13: 6w, + speed

2/12: 3w, no bias

 

CAL EXPO

2/15: 5w, no bias

2/14: 2w, no bias

DINNERATARTSPLACE*** -

Was parked the mile without cover from post 10, pressed the pace from the half on and held well considering the trip

RIKYBRNTHEGARAGDWN -

Followed cover third over and finished swiftly in the stretch, last quarter in :26 2/5

 

NORTHFIELD

2/12: 8w, + speed, off track

 

DOVER DOWNS

2/12: 7w, + speed

FIRST OF ITSKIND -

Left and was parked the mile without cover from post 8, pressed the bias-aided 6/5 winner and held gamely while still finishing well at the end

RACING FOR SPACE -

Had post 7, followed cover making up good ground through the middle-half, brushed three wide at the three quarters, reached the leader, flattened out; price factor in exotics

 

THE MEADOWS

2/13: 2w, + closers, cold and windy

 

FREEHOLD

2/14: 6w, + speed

2/13: 2w, + closers, off track, cold and windy

2/12: 4w, no bias, off track

HONEYS DRAGON -

Left aggressively and was three wide to the lead in :27 4/5, set the pace over the off track, tired but finished 4th beaten less than 2 lengths; price factor in exotics off this effort

 

MEADOWLANDS

2/14: 4w, no bias, mild headwinds, snow

2/13: 3w, no bias, strong headwinds

2/12: 3w, no bias

SENOR GRANDE -

Left but got parked out, grinded first over and finally reached the leader at the three quarters, took the lead on the outside but weakened in the stretch after a tough trip

NASSAU COUNTY -

Was 10th and stuck behind weak cover, moved three wide at the three quarters and finished well from a tough spot

IDEAL MAGIC -

Was 4th over behind dull cover, moved three wide past the three quarters and finished well in :26 4/5
SIR CARY'S Z TAM -

Had post 10, moved at the quarter and followed cover, went three wide at the three quarters and finished well for the place

SIR MELO'S Z TAM -

Saved ground, angled off the pylons in the stretch, cleared late and finished quickly

HERE COMES SWIFTY -

Left from post 8 and was parked to the quarter for the lead, yielded, angled out in the stretch and finished willingly

 

YONKERS

2/13: 6w, + speed, cold and windy

2/12: 6w, + speed

RED CARPET DUDE -

Had post 7, picked up weak cover, rallied three wide final turn, finished sharply for place

O' SUNDLAND*** -

Left from post 8 and was used hard to the lead in :27 1/5, set a quick pace on a cold night and held the place gamely