08/20/2014 3:51PM

Pocono: Horses to watch from August 13 - August 19


Wednesday, August 13

YANKEE TATTLER (NW2FM) showed early speed, yielded, got shuffled, tipped out heading home and came home strongly but too late.

STAR PHOTO (CLMHCP20/25000) left, tucked, pulled to the half, raced uncovered, challenged to the third panel but tired at 35-1. Given the right field and the right trip she should score.

BUDGIRLS HANOVER (CLMHCP75/10000) left to the top, yielded and was shuffled, tipped in the final turn and closed strongly but had too far to come. Beaten favorite can atone in next.

HES LUCKY (CLMHCP125/15000) wasn't lucky enough in latest but finished with good rally once he found room.

Friday, August 15

ILLUSIONNDREAMS (NW4600) left, tucked, pulled uncovered to the third panel and rallied gamely to earn second to the short priced favorite.

DONATOS WISH (NW1) went down the road grabbbing the lead from the favorite, set a steady clip and was all wrapped up through the lane.

COLLAGE (NW13000FM) closed gamely from second over to just miss in latest.

SET ME UP (NW17500M) took the top, set a pressed pace and drew off strongly.

Saturday, August 16

COLOSSAL CRUISER (CLM15000) was unlucky in last getting parked for the mile challenging all the way to early stretch before tiring.

AMIGO RANGER (NW18500) closed gamely from second over to get up for second.

APPLEJACK HANOVER (CLM10000) was pacing up a storm through the lane in latest but had much too far to come.

DRY GULCH (CLM15000) well bet second choice closed well from second over but a the pocket horse had gotten the jump on him.

Sunday, August 17

ONE LAST ROADIE (NW3) challenged uncovered to the last step, wore down the prohibitive favorite but was outkicked by the late-closing winner.

DIAMONDS PRINCESS (CLMHCP15/20000FM) came wide in the final turn from third over and powered home to win going away in latest.

DAWSON CITY (CLMHCP5/7500) rallied wide and game to just miss to the pockesitting winner.

THE SAINT (NW1) Mike Simons (Templar) got this one to wire with game uncovered effort knocking off the odds-on favored pacesettter.

Tuesday, August 19

LIGHTNING FORCE (NW4) left, tucked, pulled passing the half, brushed to the lead and that was that leaving plenty in the tank for next time.

KEYSTONE BOCA (NW4FM) went down the road much the best and should be able to take another.

FRAU BLUCHER (NW10000) let the speed settle, brushed and crushed with awesome display.

FOOLS REVENUE (NW10001) rallied stoutly from third over and earns a long look in next.

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