Friday, February 12 2016


Gulfstream News & Notes: Fri 2/12


Undefeated 3-Year-Old Mohaymen Sizzles in Return to Work Tab Friday
Stonetastic Opens Season in Sunday’s $65,000 Miami Shores
Fond of Sarah Looking for First Stakes Win in Miami Shores

HALLANDALE BEACH, FL
– Shadwell Stable’s Mohaymen, undefeated winner of the $350,000 Lambholm South Holy Bull (G2) Jan. 30 in his sophomore debut, sparkled in his return to the work tab Friday morning.





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Wednesday, February 10 2016


Presidents Day Card Draws 270 Nominations


Holiday Program Features 12 Starter Stakes worth $680,000

HALLANDALE BEACH, FL
– A total of 270 horses were nominated to 12 starter stakes worth $680,000 in purses that will comprise a special Presidents Day holiday card Monday Feb. 15 at Gulfstream Park.

The $60,000 Old Man Eloquent for 4-year-olds and up that have started for a claiming price of $35,000 or less going 1 1/16 miles on turf had the most nominations with 40, led by Grade 3 winner Quiet Force, two-time defending Sunshine Millions Turf winner Manchurian High, and stakes winners Golden Rifle, Key to Power, Rizwan and Sayler’s Creek.





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Saturday, February 06 2016


Mshawish Earns G1 Status on Dirt in Saturday’s Donn Handicap


Pletcher-Trained Veteran Like to Start Next in Dubai World Cup

HALLANDALE BEACH, FL
– Al Shaqab Racing’s Mshawish joined elite company Saturday with his thoroughly commanding triumph in the $500,000 Donn Handicap (G1) at Gulfstream Park.

His two-length triumph gave the Todd Pletcher-trained 6-year-old Grade 1 credentials on dirt as well as turf, a fairly rare accomplishment in the Thoroughbred world. The winner of the 2015 Gulfstream Park Turf Handicap (G1) clearly demonstrated his equal affinity for dirt Saturday while posting his second-strength stakes triumph on the main track at Gulfstream.





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Gulfstream Park Turf Handicap (G1)


Lukes Alley Posts Mild Upset in Gulfstream Park Turf Handicap (G1)

Even-Money Favorite The Pizza Man Finishes Fifth in $350,000 Stakes

HALLANDALE BEACH, FL
– Trying Grade 1 company for the first time, Melnyk Racing Stables consistent homebred Lukes Alley ran down stubborn pacesetter Shining Copper in the final yards to win the $350,000 Gulfstream Park Turf Handicap (G1) by a neck Saturday at Gulfstream Park.





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LAS VIRGENES STAKES QUOTES


JOCKEY QUOTES

MIKE SMITH, SONGBIRD, WINNER:
“She has such a high cruising speed, she has gears.

“You always worry about horses that are brilliant at two. Sometimes they won’t mature or grow anymore at three. You’re anxious to see what will happen.





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ROBERT B. LEWIS STAKES QUOTES


JOCKEY QUOTES

GARY STEVENS, MOR SPIRIT, WINNER:
“No, I never had any concerns. I actually got there quicker than I wanted to. I was loaded going into the stretch. He’s pretty special and I’m looking forward to facing more competition.





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Friday, February 05 2016


Gulfstream Today 2.5.16


Rainbow 6 Carryover Stands at $508,090 for Saturday
Donn Day Card to Feature Guaranteed Late Pick 4, Late Pick 5 Pools

HALLANDALE BEACH, FL
– There was no unique winner of the 20-cent Rainbow 6 on Friday, leaving a jackpot carryover of $508,090.75 for Saturday’s stakes-filled 13-race program, highlighted by the 58th running of the $500,000 Donn Handicap (G1).

Since it was last hit for $76,799.38 by one lucky bettor on Jan. 13, the popular multi-race wager has gone unsolved for 17 consecutive programs. The largest payout of the current Championship Meet was $262,634.84 on Jan. 7.





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Sheriffa, Threehailmary’s square off again in Biogio’s Rose


OZONE PARK, N.Y. - Multiple stakes winners Sheriffa and Saythreehailmary's face each other for the first time in 2016 on Sunday at Aqueduct Racetrack as they head a field of six New York-bred fillies and mares in the $100,000 Biogio's Rose at 1 1/16 miles.

Saythreehailmary's, trained by John Morrison for the Very Un Stable, enters the Biogio's Rose off consecutive stakes victories, having closed out her 4-year-old campaign with a 1 ¼-length win over Sheriffa in the Bay Ridge and opened this year with a solid open company triumph in the Ladies on January 10, in which she carried 115 pounds.





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Sunday, January 31 2016


‘PERFECTION’ GIVES BROWN FIFTH STRAIGHT SWEETEST CHANT SCORE


HALLANDALE BEACH, FL - Pricedtoperfection ($11.40) was ridden to perfection by jockey Joel Rosario in the $100,000 Sweetest Chant Stakes (G3) to give trainer Chad Brown his fifth straight win in the one-mile turf test for 3-year-old fillies.

Owned by Klaravich Stables and William H. Lawrence, the bay filly came into the Sweetest Chant off a fast-finishing second in the Ginger Brew Stakes at Gulfstream Park on January 2, and tucked into a ground-saving spot in midfield as longshots Go Ro Ro Go and Born to Be Winner disputed the lead.





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Sassicaia splits rivals to take G3 Toboggan


OZONE PARK, N.Y. - Robert V. LaPenta's Sassicaia may have been a late entrant in the Grade 3, $150,000 Toboggan, twice rescheduled due to inclement weather, but his timing quickly proved to be impeccable, springing a mild upset to score his first graded stakes victory on Saturday at Aqueduct Racetrack.





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Sunny Ridge shines in G3 Withers win


OZONE PARK, N.Y. - Trainer Jason Servis said he was confident in Sunny Ridge's chances heading into Saturday's Grade 3, $250,000 Withers, but he felt even better when he saw the 3-year-old Holy Bull gelding enjoying a perfect trip down the backside at Aqueduct Racetrack.





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Thursday, January 28 2016


Gulfstream Notes 1.28.16


Maturing Greenpointcrusader Returns to Action in Holy Bull (G2)
Conquest Big E Carries High Expectations into Holy Bull
Gold Takes Time-Will-Tell Approach with Awesome Banner

Maturing Greenpointcrusader Returns to Action in Holy Bull (G2)

Three months after ending his juvenile season running a troubled seventh in the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile (G1), Grade 1 winner Greenpointcrusader is set to make his 3-year-old debut in Saturday’s $350,000 Lambholm South Holy Bull (G2) at Gulfstream Park.





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