Gulfstream Park

TODAY December 18, 2014
Three-year-old turf specialists will get their final opportunity to race against their own kind and pick up some all-important black type this season with both the $75,000 Tropical Park Derby and its filly counterpart, the $75,000 Tropical Park Oaks, ...
My hope, at least as it comes to betting on Saturday’s Tropical Park Derby at Gulfstream Park, is that the seemingly speedy composition of that field with cause bettors to allow front-running Smooth Daddy to drift up in price to start as an overlay.
The big race of the day Saturday obviously is the Grade 1, $500,000 Los Alamitos Futurity. Unfortunately, it drew a field of only five. Small fields also are the case in the two $50,000 stakes at Fair Grounds, the Sugar Bowl and Letellier Memorial, ...
YESTERDAY December 17, 2014
Conspicuous by her absence from laundry list of Tropical Park Oaks entries Saturday at Gulfstream Park was Daring Kathy, a four-time stakes winner who is coming off a wire-to-wire victory against older rivals in the Grade 3 My Charmer Handicap at ...
Social Inclusion, one of the stars of the 2013-14 Championship meet at Gulfstream Park, is back in training at Palm Meadows after losing most of the second half of his 3-year-old campaign due to a tendon injury.
Team Valor International thought enough of Street Sailing to buy a controlling interest in the filly prior to the 2013 Breeders’ Cup. Things haven’t quite panned out yet, but after being given plenty of time to get her act together, Street Sailing can ...
December 16, 2014
A full field is shaping up for Saturday’s Tropical Park Derby for 3-year-olds, led by Grade 2 winner Wallyanna, Smooth Daddy, and Cabo Cat. Also to be run here Saturday is the Tropical Park Oaks for 3-year-old fillies. Both are $75,000 races at 1 1/16 ...
Trainer Wesley Ward has been relatively quiet since winning two Breeders’ Cup races at Santa Anita and then serving a 30-day medication suspension. Ward is getting his large stable geared up for the Gulfstream winter meet while also finding time each ...
Sloane Square is perfect in at least one respect – with the fans. The 3-year-old filly has been favored in every one of her four starts, including back-to-back graded stakes last spring.
December 15, 2014
Just Foolin Around has been a consistent sort all along but “just hasn’t been able to finish the job recently,” says his trainer, Tim Hills. That is a problem the veteran horseman hopes to solve by dropping Just Foolin Around in against conditioned ...