News & Barn Notes

50-Cent Pick 5 Solved After Jackpot Swells

The 50-cent Pick 5 jackpot pool swelled to $971,971 Friday at Gulfstream Park, where the innovative wager was solved and rewarded winning ticket-holders with a $7,104.20 payoff.

Coa, Lopez Taken to Hospital After Spill

Jockeys Eibar Coa and Paco Lopez were taken to a nearby hospital Friday after being unseated in a spill following the finish of the sixth race at Gulfstream Park.

Changing Skies & Keertana Lead Cast for The Very One Sunday

By Jack Will

Swettenham Stud’s 6-year-old Irish-bred mare Changing Skies and Barbara Hunter’s 5-year-old mare Keertana ranked among the nation’s leading long-distance female turf stakes performers last season, and will be the favorites in a field of six drawn for Sunday’s $100,000 The Very One Stakes (G3) going 1 3/8 miles on grass at Gulfstream Park.
 

Stronach Creates Gulfstream Retirement Program

 Frank Stronach, an industry leader in the retraining and rehabilitation of thoroughbred race horses and an advocate and supporter of several retirement programs, announced today the formation of the Gulfstream Park Thoroughbred After-Care Program. 

Al Khali & Prince Will I Am in Saturday's Mac Diarmida

By Jack Will

Brous Stable and Wachtel Stable’s 5-year-old Al Khali and Casa Farms’ 4-year-old Prince Will I Am competed in different Breeders’ Cup races at Churchill Downs over the Nov. 5-6 weekend, and will meet for the first time in a wide-open field of 13 older horses in the $150,000 Mac Diarmida Stakes (G2) Saturday going 1 3/8 miles on turf at Gulfstream Park.
 

'Mucho' and 'Rogue' Hit The Road

By Ed Gray & Jack Will

Kathy Ritvo-trained Mucho Macho Man and Ken McPeek-trained Rogue Romance boarded a Sallee van on the Gulfstream Park backstretch Wednesday morning for the first leg of a journey that included a flight from West Palm Beach to New Orleans. 

Dialed In Has Company in Preakness 5.5 Chase

Dialed In, Anthony's Cross and Silver Medallion are all first-leg qualifiers for Preakness 5.5 Bonus.

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