Six set to go in Saturday's $100,000 Sham Stakes at Santa Anita Park. Goldencents will break from post 2 and won the $1 million Delta Jackpot on Nov. 17 at Delta Downs in Louisiana. He will be forwardly placed. Den’s Legacy drew the rail, and will come from off the pace –he most recently got third in the G1 Cash Call Futurity.
The $150,000 San Pasqual Handicap at Santa Anita on Saturday features a solid field of 9 horses , including Ultimate Eagle . He won the Grade 2 Strub Stakes by 7 1/2 lengths last year, was off for awhile and made a comeback in November on turf finishing a solid second in the G2 Citation. He should be primed and ready to go.
A short field of 6 are entered for the $100,000 Ocala at 1 mile on dirt at Gulfstream Park on Sunday. Speak Easy Gal has had most of her success on the turf but did hold on nicely in a allowance on dirt at Calder two back to get second losing by only a neck to Callmethesqueeze who she will face again in this race.
A field of 9 go post ward for the Grade 3 Robert J. Frankel Stakes at 9 furlongs on turf at Santa Anita on Sunday. Halo Dolly has won three out of her last four races including the G2 Yellow Ribbon this summer at Del Mar. She defeated Vivo Per Lei by 1 1/4 lengths.
The $125,000 Thirty Eight Go Go Stakes on dirt at Laurel Park features a field of three-and-up fillies and mares. Bold Affair is aiming for her third straight win as she heads the field. She won her last two by a combined 17 lengths. Withgreatpleasure is trying to snap a five race loss streak - she ran second in her most recent start.
A large field of 14 go postward for the 1-mile $75,000 El Prado Stakes on turf Saturday at Gulfstream Park. Bad Debt breaks from the rail and two back narrowly won a 125K stakes race at Calder, and has been in the money six of six times at Gulfstream Park.
A contentious field of 11 will go postward for the $750,000 Grade 1 Cash Call Futurity on Saturday at Betfair Hollywood Park. Nashua Stakes winner Violence will face off against He's Had Enough who finished a solid second in the Breeders' Cup Juvenile.
The Hollywood Turf Cup attracted a field of 10 on Saturday at Betfair Hollywood Park. Grandeur has won 5 of 11 starts and most recently, finished second beaten 1 1/2 lengths in the Hollywood Derby Nov. 25 after rallying from dead last. Bourbon Bay finished second in this race last year and seems to be in similar form this year.
The $100,000 Grade 3 Sugar Swirl for fillies and mares three and up will be contested at 6 furlongs over the Gulfstream Park surface. The event features seven runners headed by Dust and Diamonds who finished a clear second to Groupie Doll in the Breeders' Cup Filly and Mare Sprint and owns the field's only triple digit speed figure.
The $500,000 Hollywood Starlet at Hollywood Park features a field of eight runners who will contest this Grade 1 event.