13yo g Pacific Tsunami (Magic Cat - Pacific Echo, by Eastern Echo), 1st at Marquis Downs (8/17/19). 105 - 30-11-22, $263,104.
11yo g Jaguar Ridge (Cactus Ridge - Jaguar Cielo, by Conquistador Cielo), 1st at Fairmount (8/20/19). 89 - 17-10-9, $150,920.
10yo g Rain Ray (Friends Lake - Dance Awhile, by Alleged), 1st at Columbus (8/24/19). 78 - 12-15-8, $104,178.
10yo g With Council (Lawyer Ron - With Flair, by Broad Brush), 1st at Marquis Downs (8/24/19). 59 - 9-15-18, $123,991. SW.
10yo g Leestown Omega (Leestown - Classic Invader, by Malagra), 1st at Mountaineer (8/18/19). 81 - 18-14-14, $195,213.
10yo g Twistgrips (Benchmark - Victors Secret, by Vying Victor), 1st at Hastings (8/16/19). 46 - 11-11-9, $217,991. GSP.
10yo g No EZ Money (Don'tsellmeshort - EZ Money Honey, by Royal Egyptian), 1st at Wyoming Downs (8/18/19). 57 - 15-9-10, $132,090.
10yo g Billie D (Crystal Class - Nothinbutfastnred, by Tommy The Hawk), 1st at Sweetwater Downs (8/23/19). 64 - 11-6-11, $94,630.
10yo g Purely Boy (Purim - Sweetstorm Amy, by Lemon Drop Kid), 1st at Arlington (8/22/19). 62 - 23-8-7, $345,680.
11yo g Diesels Prize (Pure Prize - Whisperifyoudare, by Red Ransom), 1st at Columbus (8/24/19). 72 - 16-16-14, $249,660.
10yo m Emma's Gift (Weather Warning - Emma's Touch, by Touch Gold), 1st at Louisiana Downs (8/13/19). 65 - 9-9-9, $120,870.
11yo g Bigshotinthenews (Read The Footnotes - Mrs Bigshot, by Anjiz), 1st at Finger Lakes (8/17/19). 113 - 18-18-19, $331,881. MSP.
10yo g Sniper (Trajectory - Hot Toy, by Silver Charm), 1st at Fort Erie (Summers Cup)(8/13/19). 58 - 14-6-9, $428,077. SP. 5th consecutive win.
11yo g MrShakey (Top Hit - Almost, by Fool The Experts), 1st at Wyoming Downs (Parker H.)(8/17/19). 38 - 10-14-3, $54,730. TB Stats.
10yo g Classy Cove (Rockport Harbor - Classy Ensign, by Polish Navy), 1st at White Pine (8/17/19). 90 - 19-10-13, $221,543.
10yo g Jonny's Choice (Unusual Heat - Knows No Bounds, by Boundary), 1st at Canterbury Park (8/15/19). 73 - 17-15-10, $340,710.
10yo g Social Misfit (Porto Foricos - Unfriendly Koo, by Friendly Lover), 1st at Evangeline (8/17/19). 77 - 21-8-16, $566,180. SW. Claimed.
Eighty Eight - 13g, Eagle Screams - 10g, Lil R'slast - 10g, A Big A Bad Bill - 10g, Desani's Chance - 11g,
Holy Snip - 10g, Prom Theme - 10m, Lucky Fellow - 10g, Heiko - 10g, Husbands Folly - 11g, Caminetto - 10g,
Don Carlos R. - 10g, Successful Bluff - 10g, Ominous Thomas - 11g, Diesel's Prize - 10g, Rain Ray - 10g,
Doctor Bruce S. - 10g.
E Bar Way - 10g, Como Se Llama - 10g, Devoted Wildcat - 10g, Got Even - 10g, He's Dann Good - 10g,
Danly's Dream - 10g, Wandering Kitten - 10g, Dreamcatcher - 10g, Turco Bravo - 10g, Too Dim - 10g,
Life of a Tiger - 11h, Four Left Feet - 10g, Yuma Thurman - 10m, Barney Rebel - 11g, Rockinmebaby - 10g,
Jon Don - 10g, Tinitus - 10g, Alandtom - 10g.
10yo g Jomelo (Giacomo - Miracle Rose, by Awesome Again), DNF at Arizona Downs (8/10/19) in Race 5. "pulled up, vanned off",
subsequently euthanized. 63 - 12-9-6, $454, 345. MSP. 2 wins in 2019. Raced on the big stage under some big name trainers and jockeys
until 2017 when he fell down the ladder and landed at Turf Paradise. RIP Jomelo.
A good number of 10+ year olds have paid the price in 2019, and we'll have a list of names at the end of the year. And with that, my contributions to the War Horse Chronicles will likely conclude.
"One horse-laugh is worth ten thousand syllogisms. It is not only more effective; it is also vastly more intelligent." H.L. Mencken