New Race For Gulfstream Park

  While competition remains halted at many racetracks around the country, Gulfstream Park is still going strong.  On Saturday they host a newly written 3-year-old Stakes Race-the $75,000 dollar Unbridled Stakes at 1 1/16 miles. It is the feature race of the day and it drew an interesting field of seven horses, including familiar names from the Kentucky Derby trail. The Unbridled Stakes is Race … Continue reading New Race For Gulfstream Park

Florida Derby In Doubt

Broward County Florida has put a ban on conducting non-essential business amid the Coronavirus pandemic.  The city of Hallandale Beach (in Broward County) is where Gulfstream Park is located. With the track’s signature Florida Derby (G1) set for Saturday, newspaper reports indicate that Gulfstream has threatened legal action should local government stand in its way. “They need to stop the racing,”  said Hallandale Beach Vice … Continue reading Florida Derby In Doubt

Fountain Of Youth Picks

Saturday is the Grade 2, $400,000 dollar Fountain Of Youth Stakes at Gulfstream Park. The race offers 50-20-10-5 points toward the 2020 Kentucky Derby, and has attracted a field of 12. Here then is the Daily Racing Blog analysis of the entrants along with official Morning Line odds.  1.  CANDY TYCOON  [ML 15-1]  Trainer: Todd Pletcher.  Jockey: Manny Franco.  This colt always worked well last … Continue reading Fountain Of Youth Picks

Finding The Fountain Of Youth

The Road To The Kentucky Derby runs through South Florida this weekend as Gulfstream Park hosts the Fountain Of Youth Stakes on Saturday. To help you get better acquainted with this race, here are a few facts to help you learn and earn: 1. This year is the 74th edition of the race, which was first run back in 1945. 2. Horses will be competing … Continue reading Finding The Fountain Of Youth

Pegasus Picks

Both OMAHA BEACH (swelling in right hind leg) and SPUN TO RUN (hives) are out of the $3 million dollar Pegasus World Cup on Saturday at Gulfstream Park.  That pretty much makes this a wide open affair  for the remaining 10 horses. Here then a Daily Racing Blog closer look at the field: 1.  TRUE TIMBER  (15-1)  Trainer: Kiaran McLaughlin.  Jockey: Joe Bravo.  Third in three … Continue reading Pegasus Picks

Pegasus Field

This Saturday’s Pegasus World Cup at Gulfstream Park is the first marquee Stakes race of 2020 and brings together several of the best older (4 years and up) dirt racehorses, all with their eyes on the prize of the $3 million dollar purse. The headliner among the 12 Pegasus starters is OMAHA BEACH, who will be making his final career appearance before heading off to a stud … Continue reading Pegasus Field

Pegasus World Cup

Next Saturday, January 25 is the 4th annual Pegasus World Cup Invitational Series, held at Gulfstream Park. The Pegasus World Cup Invitational Series is a series of two invite-only Grade 1 races held at Gulfstream Park since 2017 (originally only offering a dirt race before adding the turf division last year). The $3 million dollar Pegasus World Cup runs 1 1/8 miles on the dirt, … Continue reading Pegasus World Cup