Gulfstream Park racing plans an 8-race program Friday to start its live 3 days of racing; with a 12:50 p.m. post time. The Sunshine Meet, running about 12 weeks through Nov. 26th started last Friday. For more detailed information on this meet, read Gulfstream Media’s article here: https://gulfstreampark.com/news/sunshine-meet-gets-under-way-friday-at-gulfstream-park/
The 3rd through 8th races are the Rainbow 6 races, starting at approximately 1:50 PM with race #3. The carryover Friday will be $0, since the jackpot was hit on Sunday for $20,244.60. It was his the prior day also for $102,222, so it was back-to-back jackpots paid. That’s quite rare, but it last occured in early November, 2022.
In the last live racing, September 3rd, 2 favorites won on the day, both in the last 6 races. The longshot winner was Unrelentless at 11:1 in race 5.
52 runners entered the gates Sunday, with 41 entries in the Rainbow 6 sequence.
The winning program numbers on the Rainbow (last 6 races) were: 4-5-6-1/5-6-3/6 where the single winner was paid on 6 of 6.
Total all-sources track handle was $2.80 million Sunday. The purse money totaled $287,000 under clear-fast conditions.