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.
CAPTAIN DEO (PcD) – Set fast pace, hit another gear in stretch, stay on board.
GONNA FLY (MR) – Wore down fave, held okay for third after trip-sitters passed by.
KENDALL SEELSTER (WDB) – Powered past older rivals in last pair, stay on board.
LITTLEBITOFABRAT (NFLD) – Steady, first-over advance through final half, couldn’t reach fave.
MIKE’S MAJESTIC (NFLD) – Confidently driven, went after leader on turn, went off stride.
MISS MUSCLE (STGA) – Followed odds-on winner around the track through solid fractions.
NORMAN SKIDD MARKS (NFLD) – Shook free mid-turn, ran second to fave, galloped out strong.
RD DONETHAT (NFLD) – Couldn’t sustain bold 3-wide run, should conquer same condition soon.
TONY CHEESECAKE (PcD) – Willingly pursued heavy favorites from third but couldn’t get past them.
VINTAGE GRAND (HoP) – Set pace, caught late after :27.4 final quarter mile.