Frank Carulli is the former long-time track handicapper and racing analyst for the Maryland Jockey Club and a harness racing expert. Each week Carulli does double duty for Xpressbet by presenting both his Harness Horses-to-Watch and Maryland Jockey Club Horses-to-Watch lists. Follow Frank's live harness and Thoroughbred runners and make a bundle playing them with Xpressbet...well, at least that's the plan.
BRANDONS GLORY (LON) – Shuffled to last near half, mild 4-wide rally turn as beaten fave.
DREAMFAIR MESA (YR) – Backed off early suicide duel, pulled pocket on backside, tons best.
LOVEDANCINWITHYOU (NFLD) – Out from third on turn, clear second to runaway fave.
MEAN PAULINE (BR) – Eased off rail to 4-path in stretch, just missed, strong gallop out.
PERSISTENT THREAT N (PcD) – Set :56.3 pace, held third through :55.2 final half.
THUNDER SOME WHERE (YR) – Lacked running room throughout, closed with a 4-wide rush.
T T TUCKER (NFLD) – Steady gain from far turn to finish, ran third behind the faves.
WET SHARK (CAL-X) – Unwound too late with wide rally after pace slowed.
WILLIE BOOTS (MED) – Chasing peaking favorite around the track to finish second.