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Delta Bluesman (right) narrowly beats Cautious Giant in the Rail Splitter Stakes.
A Saturday card during the championship meet at Gulfstream Park typically consists of one or more graded stakes surrounded by high-profile allowance and maiden-special races.Full Story >>
February 20, 2015
Chad Brown may have learned from Bobby Frankel that patience is a supreme virtue for a horseman, but this is not necessarily so in the Triple Crown. In fact, he may find that the best strategy is closer to the aggressiveness of a trainer like Wayne ...
February 19, 2015
Those 53 noble souls – the few, the proud – who voted for Main Sequence for 2014 Horse of the Year will be able to climb back on their high horse Saturday when their chestnut hero returns to action in the $200,000 Mac Diarmida Stakes at Gulfstream Park.
If you’re looking for future classic winners, a good place to start is the Fountain of Youth Stakes, which was first run in 1945 and will be renewed Saturday at Gulfstream Park. The 1945 and 1947 editions of the race were for 2-year-olds in December, ...
February 05, 2015
The quality and star power of Saturday’s San Antonio at Santa Anita and Donn Handicap at Gulfstream are unusually strong for the first Saturday of February. It’s a welcome early start on what could be a memorable year for racing’s older dirt males.
January 15, 2015
The great rivalries give Thoroughbred racing a heightened sense of its own reality. There was Kelso and Gun Bow, Dr. Fager and Damascus, Sunday Silence and Easy Goer, and if the game is lucky, there will be a brand new, three-cornered feud among Shared ...
December 03, 2014
Track information and stakes schedule for the 2014 Gulfstream Park Winter meet, which kicks off Friday, December 5th.
September 10, 2014
After Atreides dominated the Monarchos Stakes at Gulfstream Park on Aug. 30 and the Beyer figure was posted, trainer Marty Wolfson wondered how many horses had gotten triple-digit Beyers in the first three starts of their careers. So far, we have only ...
February 05, 2014
That big smile on Richie Migliore’s face displayed this Sunday during the Fox Sports 1 broadcast of the Donn Handicap from Gulfstream Park will be 100 percent sincere. Migliore will just be glad he’s finally warm.
April 03, 2013
Horseplayers from coast to coast circled Friday, April 5, on their calendars many months ago. That is the final day of the racing season at Gulfstream Park and the day that the track must pay out the money that has accumulated in its pick-six jackpot. ...
March 13, 2013
As Starrer rounded the wide final turn into the Belmont stretch, reins flapping and riderless, David Hofmans stood near the finish line watching his filly with a sickening mixture of frustration and fear.