Saturday Preview: Three Graded Stakes at GP; Turf Allowance Tops Ten-Race Tampa Card
HorseRacingFLA Staff Report
Saturday racing is underway at Gulfstream Park, with a 12-race card that began at 12:00 p.m.
Tampa Bay Downs has a ten-race Saturday card with first post of 12:25 p.m.
The feature eighth race is an allowance with a $22,500 purse, at 1 1/16 miles on turf for 4-year-olds and up. Scheduled post is 3:55 p.m.
We will have a preview of that race on this Website and on-site coverage during the afternoon on our blog.
Gulfstream has three graded stakes. We will have previews of those races and coverage on our blog.
*6th race–$150,000 Marshua’s River (Grade 3), 1 1/16 miles’ turf, fillies and mares, 4-YO and up. scheduled post of 2:34 p.m.
*10th race–$200,000 Fort Lauderdale (Grade 2), 1 1/16 miles’ turf, 4-YO and up, scheduled post 4:34 p.m.
*11th race –$150,000 Hal’s Hope (Grade 3), one mile dirt, 4-YO and up, scheduled post of 5:05 p.m.
NOTE—Gulfstream will have racing this Monday Jan. 16, with eleven races and first post of 12:00 p.m. Monday is the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.