September 23, 2014
Atreides moved another step closer to making his graded stakes debut when he worked four furlongs in 48.84 around the dogs over a sloppy track Tuesday morning at Gulfstream Park.
Trainer Kathy Ritvo and her latest star Fast Anna have returned home after spending the past two months on the road, where he finished second in the Grade 1 King’s Bishop at Saratoga and second again last weekend as the favorite in the Gallant Bob at ...
Six riders from Gulfstream Park, including Hall of Famer Edgar Prado, gave up some of their time on Monday, a dark day, to visit children at the nearby Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital as part of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month.
September 20, 2014
Trainer Marty Wolfson sent out Ol Donyo to an easy victory over stablemates Flores Island and Kipling’s Joy in the $90,000 Musical Romance, the main event on a very soggy day of racing at Gulfstream Park.
September 19, 2014
Trainer Dallas Keen finally got his first Gulfstream Park victory when Katillac Charm drew off to a 2 3/4-length tally under jockey Juan Leyva in Thursday’s second race.
Trainer Marcus Vitali completed a big week when Midnight Cello splashed to an easy victory in a Thursday allowance race, defeating a stakes-quality group that included Palatine Hill and Sr. Quisqueyano.
Hall of Fame rider Edgar Prado will return to south Florida and ride on a regular basis beginning Sunday.
September 17, 2014
Atreides might not be the only locally based 3-year-old with designs on the Grade 3 Indiana Derby on Oct. 4. Trainer Bill Kaplan is considering the race for East Hall, who is exiting a troubled sixth-place finish in the Super Derby.
September 16, 2014
Wildcat Red worked five furlongs in 1:00.23 with Edgard Zayas aboard after the renovation break here Tuesday in his final local prep for the Grade 3 Oklahoma Derby on Sept. 28 at Remington Park.
A familiar face around these parts, multiple stakes winner Sr. Quisqueyano will have a new trainer, Jose Jimenez, when he drops back into allowance company in Thursday’s $40,000 feature at Gulfstream Park.