June 06, 2016
Requite, Dearest, and Awesome Banner were the three marquee names on Saturday's Summit of Speed Preview card at Gulfstream Park, and all three delivered in their preps for more significant assignments on the Summit of Speed card on July 2.
June 04, 2016
My Miss Venezuela used her speed and inside post to good advantage, leading throughout to register a 2 1/4- length victory over Winning for Sarah in Saturday’s $75,000 Sea Lily at Gulfstream Park. The six-furlong Sea Lily serves as the local prep for ...
Trainer George Weaver has always felt that Requite had the talent to take a place among the elite in the sprint division. And he’ll likely get a chance to prove that theory during the second half of the season after Requite returned from a nine-month ...
June 02, 2016
Racing is so bereft of innovation that new ideas are especially welcome even if they are flawed. Exhibit A is The Stronach Group's new Pegasus World Cup, scheduled for next Jan. 28, with a $12 million purse that would make it the world's richest – and ...
June 01, 2016
A field of only six horses was drawn for Saturday’s Parrot Key, which serves as a prep for the Grade 2 Smile Sprint Handicap on July 2. The Parrot Key will go as the second race on the Summit of Speed Preview card, which includes eight stakes.
The Gulfstream Park jockey colony will have two new and potentially significant additions by the end of the weekend, veteran rider Cornelio Velasquez and apprentice Lane Luzzi.
May 28, 2016
In what can only be described as a stunning result, the 50-1 Applicator, a 3-year-old still eligible for his entry- level allowance condition, led from start to finish to upset older, proven three-turn horses in Saturday’s 1 1/2-mile , $75,000 Gleaming ...
May 27, 2016
Amigo will drop out of graded stakes company to serve as the favorite in Sunday's $43,000 optional-claiming feature at 1 1/16 miles on the turf.
A number of key contenders expected to contest next Saturday's Summit of Speed Preview Day here turned in their final works Thursday and Friday. The eight stakes next Saturday, each valued at $75,000, correspond to the stakes on the Summit of Speed ...
May 26, 2016
Leading rider Edgard Zayas suffered a fractured rib in a frightening-looking spill in Wednesday's finale. Zayas went down when his mount, Shere Khan, was unable to avoid Okeemeister, who broke down suddenly nearing the quarter pole in the six-furlong ...