Breeders Cup & more 
We just got back from NYC what a great time we had. Breeders Cup was terrific with two great days of racing instead of one this year. The weather didn't cooperate on Friday but Saturday was a pretty decent day. Handicapping was challenging with the off track but overall we did pretty good with several winners. The horses were all beautiful as usual with the highlight for me being Curling. He looked just spectacular in the paddock and really stood out. We go to the Breeders Cup every year and Monmouth did a good job. We just sometimes wish they could move it up a week or two so the weather is better at some of these venues.
We got to see our horses which is always the biggest highlight of any trip. We love them all and there all so sweet.
We were able to see Sweetsingin Anita run on Sunday 10/28 6f on the dirt. The track was off a bit but she really didn't have any excuses and ran last. It was very disappointing.
Romp ran on Wed 10/31 1 mile on the turf. The track was off again and the times were slow all day. Since he's a come from behind kind of guy he had trouble making up enough ground on the front runners and finished third. Longshots finished first and second so we felt pretty good that Romp got up for third although we were really hoping he would win. He set up well in the race.
Well that's all I have for now. Gaile is planning on adding her two cents. Gotta love this sport. By the way no more picks by Gaile. She really doesn't like doing it and says it's impossible to do accurate picking the night before.

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Gaile's picks for Sunday Oct 21st Belmont 
Race #1 Granny Franny, Hollywood Classic, Malaysia
Race #2 Comprise, Nite Fight
Race #3 Sargent Seattle, Smoke'n Coal, Rollers
Race #4 Freakstein, Port Bonhuer, Blowing Kisses
Race #5 Dr Cal, EZ Phone Home
Race #6 Wesley, Tizsilk, Coal Play
Race #7 Remarkable Remy, Lucky Copy
Race #8 Celine, Crusaders Code, One in a Romp
Race #9 Moral Compass
Race #10 Pano's Love, Prime Obsession

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Gaile's picks Sat Oct 20th Belmont 
Race #1 Expect the end, Merriweather Jessica, Sibley
results- Expect the end 1st, Meriweather Jessica 2nd, Sibley 3rd
Race #2 Post Exchange, Z Fortune, Dixieland Star
results- Z Fortune 1st, Dixieland Star 2nd
Race #3 Big Truck, Be Bullish
results- Big Truck 3rd
Race #4 Ice Cool Kitty, Light Tactic, #1 Entry
results- Ice Cool Kitty 3rd
Race #5 Tishmeister, Cute Cognac, Jesses Justice
results- Cute Cognac #1,
Race #6 Factual Contender, Latitude Forty, J'Ray
results- Factual Contender 2nd, Latitude Forty 3rd
Race #7 Stormin Normandy, Iri A Numbers Grey, Ferocious Fires
results- Ferocious Fires 1st, Stormin Normandy 2nd, I'm a Numbers Guy 3rd
Race #8 Red Zipper, Juror, Al Basha
results- Al Basha 1st
Race #9 Naughty New Yorker, Indian Hawke, French Transition
results- no winners
Race #10 Dubliner, Tobruk, Raynicks Farm
results- Raynicks Farm 1st, Tobruk 2nd

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Gaile's picks for Fri 10/19/07 Belmont 
Race #1 Admirality Arch, King of Jazz, Dual Jewels
results- Dual Jewels 1st, King of Jazz 2nd, Admirality 3rd
Race #2 Zachary Cool Pants, Cowboy's Carress
results- Zachary Cool Pants 2nd, Cowboys Carress 3rd
Race #3 Thiella, Crystal Minnuet, Star Dixie
results- no winners
Race #4 Mushka,Receipt
results- Mushka 1st,
Race #5 Optomistic Steve, Veritaserum
results- Optimistic Steve 2nd
Race #6 Liza Lu, Valid Humor
results- Valid Humor 2nd, Liza Lu 3rd
Race #7 Vim N Vigor, All Verses, Absolute Return
results- no winners
Race #8 Baby Bird, Pussycat Doll
results- Pussycat Doll 1st
Race #9 Vivacious Vivian, Elle Casharean, Whirlng Agatha
results Whirling Agatha 2nd

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Gaile's picks for October 18th Thurs Belmont 
Race #1 Lemon Shore, Half a Note, Straight Romance
results Lemon Shore 1st, Straight Romance 3rd
Race #2 Wild Quake
results Wild Quake 1st
Race #3 Diamond State, He's a Pioneer
results-Diamond State 1st, He's a pioneer 3rd
Race #4 Pay in Kind, Sabrina, Dutrow entry
results-Pay in Kind #3, Entry 2nd
Race #5 Grand Cayman, Fort Carillon, Dr D;s Archangel
results- Fort Carillon 1st
Race #6 Burnished Copper, Grey Expression
results- Burnished Copper 3rd
Race #7 Golden Velvet, Inside Passage
Golden Velvet 1st
Race #8 Encines, Tricky Causeway, Schoolboy
results-Tricky Causeway 1st
Race #9 La Ranson, Sweet Bama Breeze
results-La Ranson 1st

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