Gulfstream: Sea of Grass Tops Sunday Card; Moment of Delight Wins Boca Chica Stakes

HorseracingFLA Staff Report

Gulfstream Park has an 11-race card on Sunday with first post at 1:15 p.m.

The featured tenth race is the $75,000 Sea of Grass Stakes at 6 ½ furlongs on dirt for Florida-breds 3-years-old and up.

Conditions are fast for the dirt and firm for the turf. Six races (five through 11) are scheduled for turf, with the rail at 84 feet.

The carryover on the Rainbow 6 is $87,277.  It is on races six through eleven.

Gulfstream will be dark this Monday through Wednesday.

On Thursday, it will have ten races with first post of 1:15 p.m.  That is closing day of the spring meet and there will be a mandatory payout of the Rainbow 6 carryover.

According to the Weather  Channel there is a 20 percent chance of rain Sunday during racing hours in Hallandale Beach where Gulfstream is located.

We will have coverage this afternoon on our blog, including a preview of the Sea of Grass.

On Saturday at Gulfstream, Moment of Delight  beat Winning for Sarah  by 5 1/4 lengths in the $75,000 Boca Chica Stakes.

Savingtime finished third followed by Dogwood Trail, the 8-5 favorite, in the 6 1/2 furlong dirt stakes for Florida-bred fillies and mares 3-years-old and up.

Moment of Delight, at 7-2, won in 1:17.05 on the track listed as fast.

Eddie Castro rode Moment of Delight, who is trained by Stan Gold and owned by a partnership of Pinnacle Racing Stable and Norman Stable

2 – Moment Of Delight   9.40 5.20 3.20

6 – Winning for Sarah        4.80 3.00

7 – Saving Time                   2.60