Friday, December 05 2014


Championship Meet Begins Saturday at Gulfstream Park


$1 Million Claiming Crown Highlights 10-Race Program

Breakfast at Gulfstream Set for Saturday 7-10 a.m.

HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – The Thoroughbred sport’s most celebrated jockeys, trainers and horses have returned to Gulfstream Park for Saturday’s Opening Day of the 2014-2015 Championship Meet





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Thursday, December 04 2014


Saturday’s $1 Million Claiming Crown


Ramseys Looking to Have More Fun in Saturday’s $1 Million Claiming Crown

HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Owners Ken and Sarah Ramsey compete at the very highest level of the Sport of Kings, but they have hardly forgotten their roots in the claiming ranks. Although their names and horses are closely linked with major stakes throughout the calendar year, the Ramseys have continued to thoroughly enjoy playing the claiming game.





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Wednesday, December 03 2014


Opening Day at Gulfstream Park


$1 Million Claiming Crown Highlights Opening Day at Gulfstream Park

Eight Stakes Set to Kick off Championship Meet Saturday
Ribo Bobo Among 110 Entered for 16th Annual Event

HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Gulfstream Park will celebrate its 76th anniversary meeting Saturday while playing host to the $1 million Claiming Crown, an annual eight-stakes tribute to Thoroughbred racing’s most enduring performer, the claiming horse.





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Friday, November 28 2014


Gulfstream Park West: Fri 11/28


Saturday's 20-Cent Rainbow 6 Guaranteed Jackpot $250,000

Six Juvenile Stakes Highlight Saturday Program
Mandatory Payout Sunday of 20-Cent Rainbow 6


HALLANDALE BEACH, FL - Gulfstream Park West's 20-cent Rainbow 6 will have a guaranteed jackpot Saturday afternoon of $250,000





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Churchill Downs Stakes Recap


HOPPERTUNITY, KNOCKED OUT OF KENTUCKY DERBY BY INJURY, MAKES AMENDS ON RETURN TO CHURCHILL DOWNS AS 3-YEAR-OLDS RULE IN CLARK HANDICAP

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Friday, Nov. 28, 2014) - Hoppertunity, a major contender for the 2014 Kentucky Derby until he went to the sidelines with an injury days before that race, returned to Churchill Downs on Friday to lead a 1-2-3 finish by 3-year-olds in his half-length victory under jockey Martin Garcia in the 140th running of the $551,000, Grade I Clark Handicap Presented by Norton Healthcare for 3-year-olds and up.





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Classic Point wins G3 Go For Wand by a nostril


OZONE PARK, N.Y. - Classic Point won the bob and the money in the Grade 3, $300,000 Go For Wand Handicap on Friday at Aqueduct Racetrack in a desperate finish over 2-1 favorite Princess Violet.





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Fall Highweight Handicap (G3) Quotes


David Jacobson, winning trainer of Salutos Amigos (No. 1): "I wasn't concerned at all with the wet track, because he was 3-for-3 in the mud. I wanted it to keep raining all day - I was doing a rain dance. Cornelio did an amazing job as usual. We'll take a look at the Gravesend [Dec. 26] next, but it's up to the horse to let us know."





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Wednesday, November 26 2014


Churchill Downs Stakes Advance:  Grade II Golden Rod


POCAHANTAS WINNER CRISTINA’S JOURNEY FAVORED IN GRADE II GOLDEN ROD,
BIDS TO SWEEP CHURCHILL DOWNS’ FALL STAKES FOR JUVENILE FILLIES

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014) – With a disappointing journey to Southern California for the Breeders’ Cup World Championships behind her, Cristina’s Journey is back in the comfortable confines of Churchill Downs and is the morning line favorite to defeat 11 rivals in Saturday’s 71st running of the $200,000-added Golden Rod (Grade II) for 2-year-old fillies, the co-featured event on the Louisville track’s popular “Stars of Tomorrow II” program devoted exclusively to racing among 2-year-olds.





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Churchill Downs Stakes Advance: Kentucky Jockey Club


BAFFERT’S LORD NELSON MADE 5-2 FAVE FOR SATURDAY’S KENTUCKY JOCKEY CLUB

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014) – Peachtree Stable’s Lord Nelson, a runaway winner of the $101,000 Speakeasy at Santa Anita from the power-packed barn of Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert, landed post nine and was made the 5-2 morning line favorite in a field of 12 juveniles that were entered for Saturday’s 88th running of the $200,000-added Kentucky Jockey Club (Grade II) at Churchill Downs.





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Churchill Downs Race Day Notes: Wednesday, Nov. 26


McPEEK TARGETS GOLDEN ROD, KENTUCKY JOCKEY CLUB SWEEP

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014) – One can reasonably expect the name of Kenny McPeek, a trainer who always has some very promising juveniles in his barn, to be tossed about frequently during the Fall Meet at Churchill Downs, a racing session well-known for being an early proving ground for 2-year-olds.





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Juveniles look to close out season in style in Remsen, Demoiselle


OZONE PARK, N.Y. - Racing fans hoping for a glimpse of some of next year's 3-year-old stars can do so Saturday at Aqueduct Racetrack when 22 promising juveniles gather for the 100th running of the Grade 2, $400,000 Remsen and its sister race, the Grade 2, $400,000 Demoiselle for fillies, which will be run for the 93rd time.





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Stretch-out sprinters lead the way in G1 Cigar Mile Handicap


OZONE PARK, N.Y. - The second, third, and fourth-place finishers from the Grade 1 Breeders' Cup Sprint on November 1 at Santa Anita Park are all back for more on Saturday in the Grade 1, $500,000 Cigar Mile Handicap - the centerpiece of the fall meet at Aqueduct Racetrack.





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