10/05/2015 2:36PM

Handle increases at Gulfstream meet


MIAMI – Business during the Gulfstream Park summer-fall meet, which ended Saturday, was booming, with all-sources handle up 16 percent over last year’s corresponding meet, according to track officials. Betting on the Florida Sire Stakes, a series of restricted stakes, was up 13 percent compared with 2014, when the series was held at Gulfstream for the first time after many years at Calder Race Course.