3YO Filly Makes Successful Debut for New Connections in Turf Stakes
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Repole Stable and Town and Country Racing’s Cairo Consort paid immediate dividends for her new connections, surging past Erna in mid-stretch and holding off a late challenge from Stephanie’s Charm to win Saturday’s $100,000 Ginger Brew at Gulfstream Park.
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Mark Grier’s Candidate remained undefeated on turf with a comfortable 1 ¾-length victory in Saturday’s $100,000 Dania Beach at Gulfstream Park, where the Arnaud Delacour-trained colt was never seriously challenged in the mile turf stakes for 3-year-olds.
The Dania Beach co-headlined Saturday’s 11-race card at Gulfstream with the $100,000 Ginger Brew, a mile turf stakes for 3-year-old fillies.
Veteran Jockey’s Average Win Payoff Reaches $45.60
Saturday’s Rainbow 6 Features Dania Beach, Ginger Brew
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Jockey Leonel Reyes lit up the Gulfstream Park toteboard once again after guiding Drinking Problem to a 24-1 score in the first race Friday.
The Jose Garoffalo-trained 3-year-old, who broke his maiden under a $35,000 claiming tag, was Reyes’ sixth winner from 34 starters during the Championship Meet and boosted the veteran jockey’s average win payoff to a fat $45.60.
Florida Derby Champ Breezes 5F at Gulfstream Park
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Florida Derby (G1) winner White Abarrio breezed five furlongs over Gulfstream Park’s main track Friday morning in preparation for a scheduled start in the $3 million Pegasus World Cup Invitational (G1) presented by Baccarat Jan. 28 at the historic Hallandale Beach racetrack.
C2 Racing Stable LLC and La Milagrosa Stable LLC’s 4-year-old son of Race Day, one of 12 horses on the Pegasus World Cup’s list of invitees released Wednesday, was timed in 59.16 seconds, the fastest of eight workouts recorded at the distance.
Lionel Reyes Catching Attention of Rainbow 6 Bettors
Little Mike’s Little Sister Returns from Long Layoff Friday
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – The 20-cent Rainbow 6 jackpot pool was hit for a $533,783.63 payoff Thursday at Gulfstream Park. The popular multi-race wager had gone unsolved for 11 racing days following a jackpot hit Dec. 18 for a $137,119 payoff.
Showgirl Lynne B Back at Gulfstream for Ginger Brew
Trio of Graded Winners Top Sunshine Sprint Nominees
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Robert and Lawana Low’s Colonel Liam continues to do well out of his comeback race in the Fort Lauderdale (G2) on New Year’s Eve at Gulfstream Park and remains on course for a three-peat effort in the $1 million Pegasus World Cup Turf Invitational (G1) Jan. 28.