Two-Time Defending Champ Aiming for First Start Since March 29.
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Robert and Lawana Low’s Colonel Liam will target the $200,000 Fort Lauderdale (G2) Dec. 31 at Gulfstream Park as the lone prep for his attempt at a third consecutive victory in the $1 million Pegasus World Cup Turf Invitational (G1).
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Making his first start for Michael Hui, Phil Forte and trainer Michael Maker, Value Engineering returned fast dividends with a victory in the $100,000 H. Allen Jerkens at Gulfstream Park.
The Jerkens, which honors the memory of the beloved Hall of Fame trainer, was transferred from turf to Tapeta and cut back is distance from two miles to 1 5/8 miles due to an early afternoon rainstorm.
1 ½-Mile Stakes on Tapeta First Start for 4YO Filly Since Sept. 13
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Dede McGehee’s 4-year-old homebred Viburnum, unraced since having her win streak snapped at two in mid-September, became a stakes winner for the first time in her return with a 2 ¼-length triumph in Saturday’s $100,000 Via Borghese at Gulfstream Park.
Skippylongstocking, O’Connor Breeze for Harlan’s Holiday.
Simplification Tunes Up for Pegasus World Cup Prep.
Trainer Antonio Sano Notches Win No. 900 in U.S.
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Trainer Saffie Joseph Jr. is planning to go straight to the $3 million Pegasus World Cup Invitational (G1) at Gulfstream Park with Florida Derby (G1) winner White Abarrio off a series of workouts
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Angel Morales, a 19-year-old native of Panama, rode his first winner in the U.S. Friday when he won Gulfstream Park’s ninth race aboard Sheza Happy Girl.
Racing third between horses down the backstretch and around the turn of the seven-furlong claiming event, Morales and Sheza Happy Girl took the lead down the stretch and held off Your Inheritance and jockey Jose Ortiz.
Turf Stakes for 3-Year-Olds Featured on Dec. 26 Opening Day
Pletcher-Trained Grand Sonata Tops Tropical Park Derby Noms
My Philly Twirl Has Strong Gulfstream Resume for Oaks
Janus, Abundantia Close Out Sunshine Meet Dec. 24
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Whisper Hill Farm LLC’s Grand Sonata is among the most prominent of 29 nominations for the $100,000 Tropical Park Derby, which will co-headline the Dec. 26 opening day program of the Championship Meet at Gulfstream Park with the $100,000 Tropical Park Oaks.