HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Miles Ahead only beat heavily favored Drain the Clock by little more than a head in Saturday’s $150,000 Gulfstream Park Sprint, but trainer Eddie Plesa Jr. had complete confidence that the vastly improved 4-year-old would be up to the task.
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Tami Bobo’s Simplification, a courageous runner-up in the Feb. 5 Holy Bull (G3), breezed five furlongs in 58.62 seconds Saturday morning at Gulfstream Park in preparation for a scheduled start in the $400,000 Fasig-Tipton Fountain of Youth (G2) March 5.
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – St. George Stable LLC’s Letruska breezed five furlongs Friday morning at Palm Meadows Training Center in preparation for a scheduled start in the $150,000 Royal Delta (G3) Feb. 26 at Gulfstream Park.
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – The 20-cent Rainbow 6 gross jackpot pool will be guaranteed for $1.1 million Saturday at Gulfstream Park, where the popular multi-race wager has gone unsolved for 13 racing days in a row following a mandatory payout on Jan. 30.
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Anchored by two longshot winners, Friday’s Stronach 5 had four winning tickets with each worth $27,477,70. The Stronach 5 featured races from Laurel Park, Gulfstream Park, Golden Gate Fields and Santa Anita Park with a low 12-percent takeout.
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – The $400,000 Fasig-Tipton Fountain of Youth (G2) will headline the March 5 program at Gulfstream Park, providing 3-year-old prospects a steppingstone to the April 2 $1 million Curlin Florida Derby (G1) and the 2022 Triple Crown. The 76th running of the tradition-rich stakes will also be featured in a mega promotion between 1S/T sister tracks Gulfstream Park and Santa Anita Park, which will play host to a combined 15 graded stakes worth $4.15 million that day.