Gulfstream Park racing has an 8-race program Friday to start its live 3 day racing; with a 12:50 p.m. post time. Last post is near 4:15 PM. No stakes races are on the Friday card.
This will be race day #2 in the carryover series for the Rainbow 6, since that wager paid out the mandatory jackpot last Saturday. The 3rd through 8th races are the Rainbow 6 races, starting at approximately 1:48 PM. The carryover Friday will be $10,453.
In the last live racing, August 20th, 3 favorites won on the day, 2 in the last 6 races. The longshot winner was Free Smoke in race 6 at 15:1. The Rainbow 6 paid a nice $6,098 to 4 winners.
73 runners entered the gates Sunday, with 49 entries in the Rainbow 6 sequence.
The winning program numbers on the last 6 races were: 7-2-7-5-3/4/7-6 where 6 of 6 were paid the Rainbow 6. The Super Hi 5 also offers a carryover of $4,962 Friday. It should be in race#1 with 8 starters listed. It’s a $1 minimum wager handicapping the first 5 finishers in order. Grand Birdie is the M/L favorite at 2:1.
Total all-sources track handle was $4.45 million Sunday. The purse money totaled $350,000 under cloudy-fast conditions.