Friday’s Stronach 5 Returns 1.9k
Dec 6, 2019
LAUREL, MD – There were 60 winning tickets in Friday’s Stronach 5 with each ticket returning $1,935.80.
The Stronach 5, featuring an industry-low 12-percent takeout, featured races from Gulfstream Park, Laurel Park and Golden Gate Fields.
The sequence began and ended with turf races from Gulfstream Park. The shortest winner in Friday’s Stronach 5 came in Laurel’s ninth race when Cast the Lot returned $2.40. The longest price came in the last leg of the sequence when Sweet Story won Gulfstream’s 10th race and returned $39.60.
Friday’s races and sequence
- Leg One – Gulfstream Park 8th Race: Miss Miami $8.40
- Leg Two –Laurel Park 9th Race: Cast the Lot $2.40
- Leg Three – Gulfstream Park 9th Race: Queen Nekia $3.40
- Leg Four – Golden Gate Fields 3rd Race: Wilshire Dude $10.20
- Leg Five - Gulfstream Park 10th Race: Sweet Story $39.60
The minimum wager on the multi-race, multi-track Stronach 5 is $1. If there are no tickets with five winners, the entire pool will be carried over to the next Friday.
If a change in racing surface is made after the wagering closes, each selection on any ticket will be considered a winning selection. If a betting interest is scratched, that selection will be substituted with the favorite in the win pool when wagering closes.
The Maryland Jockey Club serves as host of the Stronach 5.