HRFLA Staff Report
Good morning, and Happy Independence Day!
Today is the 244th birthday of our glorious nation – the United States of America.
However, today’s weather might not be glorious at Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach, Fla.
At 10:30 a.m., it is partly cloudy at Gulfstream. But the Weather Channel forecast is for a 50 percent and higher chance of thunderstorms from 2:00 p.m. onward. We will keep you posted on track conditions amid our coverage.
*First post is 12:00 p.m. for a 12-race card.
*The first race has a carryover of $5,808 on the Super Hi-5. It is a $12,500 claiming race at 1 1/16 miles on turf for fillies and mares 3-YO and up.
*The co-features are:
—$75,000 Azalea , 7 furlongs on dirt, 3-YO fillies, It is the ninth race with scheduled post of 4:00 p.m.
—$75,000 Carry Back, 7 furlongs on dirt, 3-YO. It is the 11th race, with scheduled post at 5:00 p.m.
We will have previews early this afternoon on our blog, which may be accessed on the menu bar at the top of the home page of this Web site.
The Rainbow 6 has a carryover $69,364. The 20 cents per combination-only bet is on races seven to twelve with the sequence scheduled to start at 3:00 p.m.
Gulfstream is open for wagering in two parts of its property–the Silks simulcast room on the ground floor and the Ten Palms restaurant on the second floor. Safety and sanitation protocols are in place due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
Reservations are required for Ten Palms and recommended for Silks. The main phone number at Gulfstream is (954) 454-7000.