Friday, December 20 2013
Neck ‘n Neck Continues Comeback in Sunday’s $100,000 Harlan’s Holiday
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Neck ‘n Neck seemed poised to join Fort Larned among the handicap elite in 2013 after closing out his 3-year-old campaign with a convincing triumph in the Ack Ack Handicap (G3) at Churchill Downs, one day before his trainer, Ian Wilkes, saddled his more established stablemate for a victory in the 2012 Breeders’ Cup Classic.
Wednesday, December 18 2013
Gulfstream Park News & Notes - December 18
Bourbon Courage Set for Sunday’s $100,000 Harlan’s Holiday
Strong Group of Maidens Kick off Thursday Card
Brown To Saddle Two in Saturday’s $100,000 Dania Beach (G3)
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Trainer Chad Brown will saddle two of the nine starters in Saturday’s $100,000 Dania Beach Stakes (G3), a one-mile test for juveniles on the grass. Both colts, Pleuven and Request, are coming off significant breaks.
Sunday, December 15 2013
Gulfstream Today 12.15
Coup de Grace Stays Unbeaten with Allowance score
Castellano Notches Four-Win Afternoon
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Having resisted the temptation to unveil touted 2-year-old Coup de Grace at Saratoga Race Course this summer, trainer Chad Brown is being rewarded for his patience.
$100,000 South Beach Quotes
Trainer Mark Hennig (Baffle Me): "I have to give Javier (Castellano) credit, he’s gotten her to relax well. A year ago at this time you could have never dreamed that this filly would sit off of a 48-and-change half mile and, like he said, ‘I almost rated her too much today.’ She was like ‘when can we go, when can we go?’ But that was perfect. It was closer than we wanted it to be, but I think she had something left if they had gotten to her.
Gulfstream News & Notes: Sun 12/15
Mucho Macho Man Breezes Half Mile at Gulfstream
Yes I'm Lucky Scheduled to run in Dania Beach
Kendrick Carmouche Makes Career Move to Gulfstream
Saturday, December 14 2013
Gulfstream Today 12.14
Dilger Lights Up The Tote Board...Again
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL - Michael Dilger, who served as an assistant to trainer Todd Pletcher for seven years before setting out on his own in 2013, lit up the toteboard for the second straight Saturday with a longshot 2-year-old winner. A week ago, Dilger put blinkers on second-time starter Nowhere to Run and watched as the colt led the field on a merry chase en route to paying $69.80.
$100,000 Sugar Swirl (G3) Quotes
Trainer Marty Wolfson (Heart Stealer): “I wanted to get the graded race here.
“I was very concerned. She was back in fifth. It takes her a little while. Seven eighths is perfect for her, so (the six-furlong distance) was my concern. But she’d been training well.”
Gulfstream News & Notes December 14
Harlan’s Holiday Possible for Nikki’s Sandcastle
Hy Kodiak Warrior Returns in Sunday Allowance
Wolfson Has Options in Sunday’s $100,000 South Beach
Friday, December 13 2013
GULFSTREAM TODAY 12.13.13
Zaikov Sparkles in Return from Nine-Month Layoff at Gulfstream
Pletcher Trainee Captures Six-Furlong Allowance in 1:08.73
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Undefeated Zaikov punctuated jockey Javier Castellano’s record-setting day at Gulfstream Park Friday with a thoroughly dazzling return from a nine-month layoff in the sixth race.
Ana Luisa makes North American debut in crowded South Beach
Sixteen fillies and mares entered for Sunday’s turf sprint stakes
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Brazilian import Ana Luisa will have plenty of company when she makes her first start on American soil in Sunday’s $100,000 South Beach at Gulfstream Park.
Gulfstream News & Notes December 13
Speechify Looks to Get Back on Track
What a 'Coup' for Brown
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL -- After winning his first two starts at Gulfstream Park, Speechify looked to be on his way to bigger and better things for owner Team Valor International. He will get a chance to get back on track in Saturday’s fifth race, a six-furlong optional claiming event.