Gulfstream will host a 12-race card Saturday. First post is at 12:25 PM.
One stakes races will be run: The Showing Up Stakes in race 8 for 3 year-olds run in the all-weather (tapeta) track at 1 mile, 70 yards with a $70,000 purse. Grand David is the 5:2 favorite. Post time is approx. 4:05 PM.
The popular Rainbow 6 wager jackpot was hit Friday, paying $169,681.70. Two favorites won in the last 6 races, but the other 4 finishers were ranked 5th and 8th by the post time odds. Heaven’s Express (18:1) won race 6 by a head, while My Billaboy (16.6:1) won race 7 by two lengths.
Miss You Ella won the Cellar Shiraz stakes, ahead of Omixochitl by 3/4 lengths.
The Late pick-5 paid handsomely also at $27,177 to two lucky bettors.
Forty-nine horses ran in the Rainbow 6. The carryover Saturday will reset to $0. Saturday’s Rainbow 6 sequence will start in race 7 near 3:35 PM.
Total all-sources track handle was $4.46 million Friday, of which $42,639 was wagered on the Rainbow 6.
Friday’s purse size was $360,000 under clear and fast track conditions.