Gulfstream Park is starting 2021 with eleven races, including three stakes.
The Friday New Year’s Day card has a first post of 12:05 p.m.
The carryover on the Rainbow 6 is $503,603. The 20 cents per combination-only bet is on races six through eleven, with the sequence scheduled to start at 2:38 p.m.
Gulfstream has guaranteed that the Rainbow 6 pool will be at least $900,000 if there is just one ticket wth the winners of all six races.
The three stakes races are:
*9th race: 4:11 p.m. — $75,000 Janus, five furlongs, turf, 4-YO and up
*10th race: 4:42 p.m.– $75,000 Cash Run, one mile dirt, 3-YO fillies
*11th race: 5:13 p.m. — $75,000 Abundantia, five furlongs, fillies and mares 4-YO and up
We will have coverage, including stakes previews, this afternoon on our blog which may be accessed on the menu bar at the top of the home page of this Web site.
Please Note -Today, Jan, 1, is the birthday for racing purposes for all thoroughbreds born in North America. For example, horses that have been racing as 2-year-olds are racing as 3-year-olds effective today.