11/22/2010 4:57PM

Three horses assigned 129 pounds for Fall Highweight

Barbara D. Livingston
Wall Street Wonder is among three horses assigned 129 pounds for Thursday's Fall Highweight.

OZONE PARK, N.Y. – Six of seven remaining graded stakes on the 2010 New York Racing Association calendar are to be run this week, beginning with the $100,000 Fall Highweight Handicap, the traditional Thanksgiving Day feature, followed by the $150,000 Top Flight Handicap on Black Friday, and Saturday’s quartet of the Hill ‘n’ Dale Cigar Mile, Gazelle, Remsen, and Demoiselle.

Wall Street Wonder, Go Go Shoot, and Endless Circle are top-weighted at 129 and concede one to four pounds to Todd Got Even (128), Mesa Sunrise (127), Emma’s Posse (126), Jack On the Rocks (126), Wildcat Frankie (126), and Mitigation (125).

Go Go Shoot and Wall Street Wonder have reached 109 on the Beyer scale while running on the lead, and appear destined for a pace showdown along with Wildcat Frankie, who drew the rail.

Seven older fillies and mares entered the Grade 2 Top Flight, headed by last year’s winner, Sara Louise; and Funny Moon, who has notched four of five wins at Belmont, including the Coaching Club American Oaks and the Shuvee.

Those two carry top weight of 119 and give from two to six pounds to Our Khrysty (117), Spacy Tracy (115), Qualia (115), Way With Words (114), and R Betty Graybull (113).

Qualia had also been nominated to the Fall Highweight, but trainer Bobby Ribaudo opted for the one-mile Top Flight.

Arson Squad, Bribon, Girolamo, and Musket Man head a list of probable starters for the Grade 1, $250,000 Cigar Mile.

Among those expected for the 1 1/8-mile, Grade 1, $250,000 Gazelle are Awesome Maria, Belle of the Hall, Dubai Dancer, No Such World, Quiet Temper, and Seeking the Title.

To Honor and Serve, who wired the Nashua, looms a prohibitive favorite in the $200,000 Remsen; he breezed a half-mile in 47.64 seconds on Belmont’s training track Monday.

Believe in A. P., fourth in the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies for Rick Dutrow, and Summer Laugh, 2 for 2 for Todd Pletcher, are likely to head the $200,000 Demoiselle.