July 05, 2015
Grand Bili notched his first stakes victory when turning back the favored Barbados in the Grade 3, $150,000 Carry Back Stakes on the Summit of Speed program Sunday at Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach, Fla.
Dogwood Trail avenged her previous setback at the hands of Huasca four weeks earlier when it really counted, in her graded stakes debut, leading throughout to register a 1 1/4-length triumph over the 3-2 favorite in Sunday’s Grade 3, $150,000 Azalea ...
July 02, 2015
Trainer David Fawkes said he was never tempted to turn Sheer Drama back to six furlongs for Sunday’s Grade 2 Princess Rooney at Gulfstream Park. Instead, he’ll stretch his Grade 2 winner out to 1 1/4 miles for the Grade 1 Delaware Handicap on July 18.
Aside from starts in the Kentucky Derby and Haskell, Wildcat Red has been among the favorites in just about every other race he’s competed in during his career. But the multiple graded stakes winner will be considered among the outsiders when he ...
July 01, 2015
Reigning sprint champion Work All Week and winning Triple Crown rider Victor Espinoza will be the marquee names on Sunday’s Summit of Speed program at Gulfstream Park.
June 30, 2015
Work All Week not only won the Breeders’ Cup Sprint and a division championship last year, he also has the distinction of not finishing worse than second in his last 15 starts coming into Sunday’s Grade 2 Smile Sprint. Like Work All Week, Grande Shores ...
June 29, 2015
Kirk Ziadie, Gulfstream Park’s leading trainer during the 2015 spring meet, may not be able to continue training his horses when the summer session begins Wednesday because of licensing issues with the state of Florida.
June 25, 2015
Trainer Bill Kaplan will have a decision to make between now and next Wednesday, when entries are taken and drawn for the rich Summit of Speed card to be run on July 5: whether to keep his promising 3-year-old filly Naval Command against her own kind ...
June 24, 2015
Barbados might have been the most exciting 3-year-old not on the Triple Crown trail to race at Gulfstream Park this past winter.
June 23, 2015
At the age of 94, Jerry Bozzo became the oldest trainer ever to win a stakes when Flutterby ran the race of her life to capture the Sea Lily Handicap here last month. On July 5, Bozzo will attempt to become the oldest trainer ever to win a graded ...