Saturday, August 09 2014
Gulfstream: $100,000 Florida Sire Stakes Dr. Fager Quotes
Trainer Stanley Gold (Sing Praises): – (On tying Frank Gomez for most training victories (14) in the Florida Sire Stakes) “I’m in good company. We’ll put an asterisk there, because it’s a new series, a new place and a new time.
Saturday, August 02 2014
Apprentice Ritvo Wins Four
Apprentice Ritvo Wins Four; Sunday's Rainbow 6 Guarantee $50,000
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL - Apprentice jockey Michael Ritvo spent most of his afternoon in Gulfstream Park's winner's circle after winning four races on the afternoon.
The 19-year-old Ritvo, who won his first race in March at Gulfstream, won aboard Flash Winner ($10.20) in the second, Explosive Image ($14) in the third, Encrypted ($5.40) in the sixth and Lucasta ($4) in the 10th. Ritvo finished second aboard Osaka Joe in the first race and sixth aboard Russian Night in the Soaring Softly in his only other mounts.
"There's highs and lows," Ritvo said. "The first few races everything went well and things got better. It's a lot easier to ride when you get into that zone."
Thursday, July 17 2014
Gulfstream Park News & Notes - July 17
Social Inclusion On Track for Haskell Invitational
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Trainer Manny Azpurua reported Thursday morning at Gulfstream Park that Social Inclusion is on track to make his next start in the $1 million Haskell Invitational at Monmouth Park on July 27.
Monday, July 14 2014
Wildcat Red Breezes at Gulfstream Park for Haskell
Daring Kathy Still on Fence for Out-of-Town Stakes
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Besilu Stables Fountain of Youth (G2) winner Wildcat Red breezed five furlongs at Gulfstream Park Sunday in preparation for a scheduled start in the $1 million Haskell Invitational (G1) at Monmouth Park on July 27.
Thursday, July 10 2014
Social Inclusion Breezes at Gulfstream Park for Haskell
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Rontos Racing Stable’s Social Inclusion breezed a half-mile out of the Gulfstream Park starting gate in 47 2/5 seconds Thursday morning in preparation for a planned start in the $1 million Haskell Invitational at Monmouth Park on July 27.
The 3-year-old son of Pioneerof the Nile breezed three furlongs over a sloppy track in 35 3/5 seconds on his way to his recorded half-mile clocking and galloped out five furlongs in 1:01 3/5.
Wednesday, July 02 2014
STATEMENT FROM GULFSTREAM PRESIDENT TIM RITVO ON CALDER AGREEMENT
"Gulfstream Park started a journey more than two years ago to create a more vibrant Thoroughbred industry in Florida. Having enjoyed year-over-year growth the past three years, we wanted to continue the momentum Gulfstream's Champions Meet generated rather than try to rebuild that momentum and fan base every December.
Friday, June 27 2014
GULFSTREAM TODAY - Fri 6/27
Wildcat Red Set for Return in Saturday’s $75,000 Quality Road Stakes
Rainbow 6 Solved for $40,000 Payoff
Saturday's Rainbow 6 Carryover Pool Guaranteed for $50,000
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Wildcat Red is set to make his first start since running in the Kentucky Derby in Saturday’s $75,000 Quality Road Stakes at Gulfstream Park, where the Florida-bred colt had distinguished himself in his seven previous starts.
Thursday, June 26 2014
Gulfstream Park News & Notes - June 26
Rainbow 6 to Offer $50,000 Guaranteed Jackpot Friday
Notyouraveragejoe Set for 2014 Debut in Saturday’s Quality Road
Naval Command Pointed to Stakes After Impressive Maiden Win
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – The 20-cent Rainbow 6 will offer a guaranteed $50,000 jackpot for Friday’s card at Gulfstream Park.
Wednesday, June 25 2014
Wildcat Red Set for Return in Saturday’s Quality Road Stakes
Fountain of Youth Champ Seeks Rebound from Troubled Kentucky Derby Trip
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Trainer Jose Garoffalo shipped Wildcat Red to Churchill Downs with a good feeling about the 3-year-old colt’s chances for victory in the Kentucky Derby (G1) on May 3.
Sunday, June 22 2014
Wildcat Red Breezes for Return in Saturday’s Quality Road
Luis Saez Scheduled to Ride Fountain of Youth Winner
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Besilu Stables Fountain of Youth (G2) winner Wildcat Red tuned up for a scheduled start in Saturday’s $75,000 Quality Road Stakes at Gulfstream Park with a five-furlong workout under jockey Edgard Zayas Sunday morning.
Friday, May 30 2014
Rainbow 6 Survives; Saturday’s Carryover Jackpot Has $50,000 Guarantee
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – There were two live unique 20-cent Rainbow 6 tickets heading into the last race Friday at Gulfstream Park. Had either No. 7 Dardanian or No. 10 Lord Lemon prevailed in the eighth race a lucky ticket holder would have cashed for a jackpot carrying a $50,000 guarantee on the first racing day since last Monday’s mandatory payout. Neither horse finished in the money.
Saturday, May 24 2014
Gulfstream: Rainbow 6 Betting Facilitated by Higher Base-Wager Amounts
Tickets Accepted in Any Amount as Long as It’s in 20-Cent Increments
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – With unprecedented wagering expected on Gulfstream Park’s Rainbow 6 Monday – when a mandatory payout could reach an estimated $16 million – players of the popular multi-race wager will have the option of betting tickets with higher base wagers.