HorseracingFLA Staff Report
The Gulfstream Park West meet will have two stakes races today, both on turf for 3-year-olds, and simulcasts of the Breeders’ Cup races from Keeneland in Lexington, Ky.
Gulfstream Park is holding the GP West meet at Calder Casino & Race Course in Miami Gardens under a lease agreement with that track.
The first post is 11:55 a.m. for the 11-race GP West card.
Keeneland will have 12 races with first post of 11:00 a.m. The Breeders’ Cup races are the third through 11th, starting at 12:05 p.m. and culminating with the Breeders’ Cup Classic with scheduled post of 5:35 p.m.
Gulfstream Park and Tampa Bay Downs will have simulcast wagering on all of the GP West races and all of the Keeneland races.
Gulfstream’s stakes races are;
* $75,000 Showing Up — seventh race at 3:58 p.m.; one mile on turf for 3-YO males
$75,000 Cellars Shiraz — ninth race at 5:18 p.m.; one mile on turf for 3-YO fillies
We will be at GP West and will have coverage of the GP West races and of Florida-related news of the Breeders’ Cup races on our blog
On Sunday GP West will have ten races with a new earlier first post of 12:35 p.m. That will be the first post through the