News & Barn Notes

Soldat Passes Main-track Test in Gulfstream Feature

By Ed Gray

Soldat stamped himself as a prominent Triple Crown candidate at Gulfstream Park Friday while posting a dominating 10 ¾-length victory in the featured ninth race. 

Gulfstream Teams Up With Walt Disney Studios Jan. 29

Gulfstream Park Racing & Casino announced today it will team up Jan. 29 with Walt Disney Studios to be the first to publicly celebrate the Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD and Movie Download of Disney’s SECRETARIAT. Celebration launch to include: giveaways, memorabilia, and a chance to meet members of the “Secretariat” family. 

Stradivinsky Speeds Into Sunday's Turf Sprint

On paper, there appears to be a lot of speed in Sunday’s second running of the $60,000 Gulfstream Park Turf Sprint.The fastest of the seven horses, however, appears to be 8-year-old Stradivinsky who is coming off a tiring 13th-place finish in the Grade 2 Breeders’ Cup Turf Sprint. 

War Prospector Steps Up In Class For Sweetest Chant

By Brian Skirka

War Prospector, an $85.40 winner opening day, steps up in class for the Sweetest Chant

Gulfstream News & Notes

Zito Colt ‘Dialed In’ for 2011 Debut Friday
Leave of Absence Drills ‘Bullet’
Biancone To Work Two On Turf After Sixth
Eary Bird Florida Derby Close Saturday
Lopez Takes Early lead in Jock Standings

Fawkes Stable Basking in Big Drama’s Glory

By Ed Gray

A celebratory atmosphere lingered at trainer David Fawkes’ stable Wednesday morning in the aftermath of two exciting triumphs by Big Drama. 

Kathmanblu Sets Course for Oaks in Sweetest Chant Saturday

Five D Thoroughbreds and Wind River Stable’s 3-year-old filly Kathmanblu ranked among the leaders of her division last year after finishing third in the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies (G2) and winning the Golden Rod Stakes (G2) at Churchill Downs, is entered to make her 2011 debut in Saturday’s $100,000 Sweetest Chant Stakes at Gulfstream Park. 

First Dude Seeks His Day in the “Sunshine”

By Ed Gray

To quote his trainer, First Dude is "a pretty unusual horse." Second in last year's Preakness, First Dude will attempt to win his second race Jan. 29 in the $500,000 Sunshine Millions Classic.

Adirondack Summer Best In Dania Beach

By Ed Gray

Adirondack Summer became a stakes winner Sunday with an exciting victory in the $100,000 Dania Beach.

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