Monday, January 05 2015
Miami Shores Stakes
Wolfson Has Strength in Numbers for Wednesday’s Miami Shores Stakes
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Trainer Marty Wolfson has strength in numbers for Wednesday’s $60,000 Miami Shores Stakes at Gulfstream Park.
The veteran trainer is represented by five entries in a field of 12 for the seven-furlong event for fillies and mares. Although Wolfson may not actually saddle all five for the Miami Shores, he’ll still have a formidable group for the featured ninth race on a 10-race card.
Monday, December 29 2014
Mucho Macho Man Stakes to Kick off Gulfstream’s Road to Florida Derby
First Stakes for 3-Year-Olds to Highlight Card with Four Other Stakes Saturday
Nominees Set for Dania Beach (G3), Old Hat (G3), Ginger Brew, Spectacular Bid
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – The $100,000 Mucho Macho Man Stakes is scheduled to kick off Gulfstream Park’s Road to the $1 million Besilu Stables Florida Derby (G1) Saturday, highlighting a card of five stakes, including the $100,000 Dania Beach (G3) and $100,000 Old Hat (G3).
Friday, December 26 2014
Gulfstream News & Notes - Fri 12/26
Prado’s Return ‘Day to Day’
Wildcat Red Breezes 5 Furlongs
Weekend Pool Guarantees
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Jockey Edgar Prado was off his mounts Friday, still recovering from a spill in Tuesday’s seventh race. Prado’s agent, Bob Klesaris, said the popular Hall of Fame rider is “day to day,” after Prado went down when his mount, Equilibrium, clipped heels with another horse.
Sunday, December 21 2014
Tropical Park Oaks
Sandiva (IRE) Scores First American Victory in Tropical Park Oaks
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Following Sandiva’s win in the $75,000 Tropical Park Oaks Saturday at Gulfstream Park, trainer Todd Pletcher expressed some feelings of irony.
Tropical Park Derby
Casse-trained Colt Takes ‘Flight’ in Stretch Run of Tropical Park Derby
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Sky Flight captured his stakes debut in Saturday’s $75,000 Tropical Park Derby at Gulfstream Park, parlaying a perfectly executed ride by Jose Lezcano into his third straight victory.
Friday, December 19 2014
Gulfstream Park News & Notes - Fri 12/1
Other Cheek Turns to Gulfstream for Saturday’s Tropical Park Derby
McGaughey Ready to ‘Party’ in Co-featured Tropical Park Oaks
Tropical Park Derby the Focus for Best Plan Yet
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Other Cheek has produced a pair of graded-stakes placings to recommend his chances of victory in Saturday’s $75,000 Tropical Park Derby, a 1-1/16 mile turf event for 3-year-olds at Gulfstream Park.
Saturday, December 13 2014
Liam’s Map Passes Class Test in $100,000 Harlan’s Holiday
Tops Solid Field in Stakes Debut for Pletcher’s Fourth Win on Card
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – In his first three races, the last two of them runaway wins, Liam’s Map had shown considerable ability. In his fourth start and first in stakes company, the still-improving colt made it clear he’s as tough as he is talented.
Sunday, December 07 2014
Atreides Rebounds with Sharp Score in Aventura Handicap
Hal’s Hope (G3) Next for Marty Wolfson-Trained Colt
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL - Atreides maintained his perfect record at Gulfstream Park in Sunday’s $50,000 Aventura Handicap, posting a 4 ½-length victory while rebounding from his only career loss..
Changes To Sunshine Millions
Gulfstream And FTBOA Announce Changes To Sunshine Millions
Maryland, New York and Pennsylvania State Breds Now Eligible
Some Purses to be Reallocated to Florida Sire Stakes
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL - Gulfstream Park and the Florida Thoroughbred Breeders' and Owners' Association (FTBOA) announced today the reallocation of $350,000 from the Sunshine Millions to other Florida-bred stakes races during the remainder of the year.
Gulfstream Today 12.7
Grade 1 Winners Among 107 Nominations for Weekend Stakes
Pletcher Maiden Knocks Out Debut Victory
Jockey Nunez OK Following Paddock Incident
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Grade 1 winners Constitution, Danza and Lochte are among the 107 horses nominated to a quartet of December 13 stakes that highlight the second weekend of racing during Gulfstream Park’s Championship Meet.
Saturday, December 06 2014
Catholic Cowboy Gives Zito Second Claiming Crown Jewel
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Nick Zito is best known to Gulfstream Park fans as a trainer of Kentucky Derby winners, but the Hall of Fame trainer was the King of the Claimers Saturday for the second year in a row.
$200,000 Claiming Crown Jewel Quotes
Trainer Nick Zito (Catholic Cowboy) – “Gulfstream is always good to us. We were talking today, my son Alex and I, about how Gulfstream’s been good to us the past decade, longer than that. It’s always been a good luck track for us. Our horse seemed to like it.
“What I need to do is try to win another Kentucky Derby. But at the end of the day, if this is what the Good Lord wants, and I can win these things every year, it’s not so bad.